Category: CPU

Stardock and Oxide Completes First Optimization for AMD Ryzen CPUs

Delivering Up to 30 Percent “Average FPS All Batches” Uplift in “Ashes of the Singularity” DirectX 12 Benchmark MANILA, Philippines – AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced, in conjunction with game developers Stardock and Oxide Games, the completion of initial optimization of “Ashes of the Singularity” for AMD Ryzen desktop processors resulting in significant performance increases. The popular game title, which initially launched one year ago, demonstrates significant performance increases in game play and an up to 30 percent increase in “Average Frames Per Second All Batches” in-game benchmark performance, placing AMD Ryzen 7 1800X in elite performance levels for the game.1 Stardock...

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GABYTE Launches April Extreme Clocking 2017 Event

Competition of Skill for over $2,600 USD in Prizes Taipei, Taiwan, March 27, 2017 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is excited to announce the start of April Extreme Clocking 2017, the second of four contests in GIGABYTE’s 2017 overclocking season. In these contests, overclockers can earn bragging rights along with a bundle of top-notch hardware from a total prize pool of over $2,600 USD worth of computer hardware that any enthusiast would want to have. Novices—no need to fret as a lucky draw is also part of this competition, where prizes...

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AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs Receives Local MSRP – Starts At 9, 250 PHP

AMD updates the pricing of the Ryzen 5 CPUs with values for the local SEP. This is inline with the impending launch of the new CPUs this coming April 11th of the year. Check it out below together with the mark up values. Product Line Model   Cores   Threads Base Clock (GHz) Boost Clock (GHz) Included Cooler TDP (Watts) SRP USD SRP PHP (W/VAT) Mark Up in % AMD Ryzen 5 1600X 6 12 3.6 4.0 N/A 95 $249 P13,800.00 10.5% AMD Ryzen 5 1600 6 12 3.2 3.6   Wraith Spire 65 $219 P11,995.00 9.25% AMD Ryzen...

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AMD Ryzen 5 CPU Models Slated This April 11th, Price Starts At $169

Ryzen 5 CPUs Inbound! Manila, Philippines  – Following the successful introduction of AMD Ryzen™ 7 desktop processors including record pre-orders and award-winning1 performance, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Ryzen™ 5 desktop processors will launch worldwide on April 11, 2017, offering disruptive price-to-performance for gamers and creators. With end users at the heart of everything AMD does, the new Ryzen 5 processors feature the powerful and efficient “Zen” architecture in 6-core,12-thread as well as 4-core, 8-thread options, to deliver enhanced performance, immersive experiences and high performance innovation to gamers and consumers worldwide with a price range of $169 to $249 USD SEP. “Ryzen will ultimately...

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AMD Previews 32 Core Naples Server Processor

AMD Prepares to Return Innovation and Choice to the Datacenter in Q2 2017 MANILA, Philippines — March 7, 2017 — AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today took a significant step into the server and datacenter market with its most detailed look yet at the upcoming high-performance CPU for servers, codenamed “Naples”. Purpose-built to disrupt the status-quo and to scale across the cloud datacenter and traditional on-premise server configurations, “Naples” delivers the highly regarded “Zen” x86 processing engine in industry-leading configurations of up to 32 cores. Superior memory bandwidth and the number of high-speed input / output channels in a single-chip further differentiate “Naples”...

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