Radeon Exec Raja Koduri Has Left AMD

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Raja Koduri led AMD’s GPU design efforts for several years, but he’s bowing out now that Vega is in-market. Lisa Su will lead the business unit temporarily.

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Intel Core i9-7980XE Review: Reclaiming the Desktop Performance Crown

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Intel’s Core i9-7980XE launches today, just six weeks after AMD’s own Threadripper 1950X. AMD has what it takes to go toe-to-toe with Intel here, but the 7980XE is the overall performance champion. Price, however, is another story…

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Custom AMD Vega Boards Reportedly Delayed By Technical Issues

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Board partners are reportedly having yield and design issues with AMD’s Vega that could delay the launch of custom GPUs.

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Report: AMD Stealing Significant Market Share, Revenue from Intel

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AMD’s new Ryzen CPUs have lit up the sales charts against Intel, driving significantly higher CPU revenue for the smaller company.

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AMD Launches 8-Core Ryzen Threadripper 1900X CPU

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AMD’s new Ryzen Threadripper 1900X offers eight cores and higher clock speeds, but can it keep up with Intel’s Core i7-7820X? That’s less clear.

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AMD’s Vega 56 Hits Store Shelves, Promptly Vanishes

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AMD’s Vega officially shipped on Monday, but only for the briefest of instants. Maintaining supply in the face of cryptocurrency demand is shaping up to be a serious problem — again.

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AMD’s Vega Arrives to Mixed Reviews, Modest Results

AMD’s RX Vega has hit the market, but it isn’t the knockout blow that AMD fans were hoping for.

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Threadripper Review: AMD’s 16-core 1950X Rips Through Intel’s Core i9

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AMD’s Threadripper 1950X takes on Intel’s Core i9-7900X in a four-digit grudge match at the top of the market. After a decade away, AMD has a lot to prove when it comes to this space.

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MSI Shows How to Install AMD’s Threadripper CPU

AMD’s Threadripper socket mounting procedure is rather different from what you’ve used before. Luckily, MSI has posted a video showing the entire process, step by step.

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AMD Announces New Threadripper Core, Reveals Launch Date

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AMD’s new Threadripper CPU is nearing the launchpad. In addition to the 16-core and 12-core chips we knew about, there’s another CPU debuting at the end of August.

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AMD Threadripper Delidded, With a Multi-Core Surprise Under the Hood

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AMD’s Threadripper has a surprise underneath its IHS — and we’re just not referring to the company’s decision to use solder instead of thermal paste.

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Ryzen for the Rest of Us: AMD’s New Ryzen 3 Takes On Intel Core i3

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AMD’s budget-oriented Ryzen 3 CPU launches today to take on the Intel Core i3 head-to-head. It’s an interesting tussle, with strengths and weaknesses on both sides.

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Fake Ryzen Chips Now Popping Up on Amazon, eBay

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AMD’s new Ryzen CPU is popular, but that’s got a downside — scammers are showing up online to bilk people out of their cash by relabeling cheap Celerons as AMD processors.

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Latest AMD Ryzen BIOS Updates Really Boost Game Performance

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AMD’s new AGESA 1.0.0.6 update has shipped out to motherboard manufacturers and there look to be a fair number of performance improvements and additional memory timing options now available for adjustment.

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Early AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Benchmarks Surface

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Early benchmarks on AMD’s Vega Frontier Edition are beginning to show up, but it’s still early for firm conclusions about the GPU’s performance relative to its Nvidia counterparts.

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Retail Listings, Prices for AMD’s Vega Frontier Editions Appear

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AMD’s Vega Frontier Edition popped up in stores (briefly), with pricing attached. The card’s price puts it well above consumer targets, but it’s not too bad fora professional card.

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Apple’s iMac Pro Is a Workstation-Class System With Intel CPUs, AMD graphics

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Apple’s new iMac Pro will feature Intel Xeons and AMD’s Vega GPU, start at $5,000, and be available in December 2017. It’s easily the most powerful all-in-one we’ve ever seen, but the price tag for that final configuration remains unknown.

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AMD Clarifies Vega and Server Rollouts, Talks Zen Follow-Ups

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AMD’s Lisa Su spoke at the JP Morgan Technology conference this week and shared new details on the company’s plans for data center expansion, Vega launch dates, and future iterations of its new Zen microprocessor family.

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AMD’s New Epyc Server Brand to Take on Deep Learning

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AMD’s new Epyc server CPUs aim to restore lost market share in the highly lucrative data center business. Epyc CPUs are specifically designed to drive multiple GPUs from a single socket to facilitate deep learning workloads.

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Rumor: Intel Planning 12-Core Core i9 CPUs to Challenge AMD’s Ryzen

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Intel is supposedly prepping a 12-core CPU to take on AMD’s Ryzen, but the leaked details don’t cleanly match any existing core architecture Intel has previously fielded.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/249365-rumor-intel-planning-new-12-core-core-i9-cpus-challenge-amds-ryzen?source=Computing

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