The $35 billion dollar deal for AMD to absorb Xilinx has received approval from the National Anti-Monopoly Policy Bureau of the State Administration for Market Regulation of the People’s Republic...Read More
Podcast #660 – RX 6500 XT, MS with Activision Blizzard, EXYNOS 2200, TSMC Expands, Thinkpad P15 Mobile Review + MORE!
2022 is still here, so are we. Welcome to the second show this year, sorry it was late being posted here - I'm blaming the pandemic. The RX 6500 XT is a 4GB…Read More
One question we had about the Radeon RX 6500 XT was just how well it would make use of the PCIe 4.0 interface if it is only capable of connecting to four…Read More
Post-CES is generally pretty light for a few weeks, but not this year! Josh was out sick but Kent stepped in and we had a low-key discussion of the topics of the…Read More
Welcome to 2022, glad that you could make it also! CES 2022 went mostly virtual again, to no great surprise, really. There were announcements from Intel, AMD and NVIDIA to cover, however. 16:18…Read More
Colette Kress, NVIDIA's CFO offered some reasons to think positively about GPU supplies in 2022 during her speech at the JP Morgan Auto/Tech forum and AMD CEO Lisa Su also recently suggested…Read More
One little item of interest during AMD's livestream today: the first desktop processor with AMD's 3D V-Cache technology was announced. It is the Ryzen 7 5800X3D, and it will offer a massive…Read More
During the AMD 2022 Product Premiere event this morning, AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su introduced the company’s new mobile processor series built on a 6nm process, with the Ryzen 6000 mobile…Read More
AMD has cancelled their in-person presence at CES 2022, as reported by Reuters, with an AMD spokesperson stating "our in-person engagements will now transition to virtual in the best interest...Read More
We live in an era of remote meetings, shared folders, and myriad ways to capture images and video that we aren't supposed to. Naturally, leaks ahead of a CES show that may…Read More
One of the biggest stories in PC gaming in 2021 was certainly AMD's FidelityFX Super Resolution, and the number of officially supported games has grown to 47 after six months. The list…Read More
Podcast #656 – Yule Log4j, Final Fantasy VII, AMD Drivers, NAS 20tb Drives, Valve Slims SteamOS + More!
Final Fantasy VII remake for PC released, Android users can't dial 911 in some cases, Log4j ruins everyones days, and GOG is throwing a huge sale! Plus 20tb (and 30tb) NAS friendly…Read More
Podcast #654 – Snapdragon 8, AMD WiFi Chips, Bricking Samsung TVs, Windows on ARM, DDR4 still very good & plenty fast + more!
Back at it after a week off, welcome! AMD has bought their way into having their own WiFi chips, curtesy of MediaTek. DDR4 has still got it where it counts in many cases,…Read More
Your next high-end AMD motherboard (or laptop) might not rely on an Intel Wi-Fi chip, as last week MediaTek and AMD announced their "collaboration to co-engineer industry leading Wi-Fi solutions, starting with…Read More
Podcast #653 – NVIDIA Updates DLSS, Intel BIOS Security Flaws, Seagate puts HDDs on your NVME, Win 10 vs 11 on Alder Lake, Cherry MX Keyboard Review + mOrE!
Intel has more severe BIOS security flaws, NVIDIA has some nice updates for DLSS including some software based rendering techniques, Cherry MX aluminum keyboard review, Seagate has got this idea for putting…Read More
We would like our Steam Deck's now please ... what, no, not yet - delayed? Okay...we'll wait. AMD has an EPYC story in the datacenter that will not stop for…Read More
Alder Lake is here and it's good. Good and hot sometimes. We gave the full once over on the Falcon Northwest test system with an RTX 3090 and a new Alder Lake…Read More