CPUGaming

Playerunknown Battlegrounds Patch 20 Optimized 6 Core+ CPU Performance

If you are like me you are playing a lot of Playerunknown Battlegrounds. Of course I also own a gaming center. Patch 20 of PUBG includes optimizations for performance for 6 or more core CPUs. My center only has 6 cores or more so great news for those of us …

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GPU

Sapphire RX Vega Cards Detailed

Sapphire has a page up with details on their upcoming Radeon RX Vega lineup. All 3 cards have 8GB of HBM2, and include a limited and liquid cooled edition. SAPPHIRE Radeon RX Vega 64 graphics cards are the new high-end models of the Radeon family, we know you’ve been waiting …

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CPU

AMD Ryzen Threadripper Review Roundup

Vortez-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Review – The HEDT King?Hot Hardware-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X And 1920X Review: Unleashing The Multi-Threaded BeastLegit Reviews-AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and Threadripper 1920X Processor ReviewTech Report-Here’s a sneak peek at our Ryzen Threadripper resultsAnandtech-The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and 1920X Review: CPUs on SteroidsPC Gamer-The AMD …

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Press Releases

AMD Launches the Highest-Performance Desktop Processor, Ever, with Ryzen™ Threadripper™ High End Desktop Processors

​Ryzen Threadripper Processors Set the New Computing Performance and Platform Benchmark in High-End Desktop Computing ​Today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) released two models of its highly anticipated, Ryzen™ Threadripper™ high-end desktop processors, AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper ™1950X and AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ 1920X. During an already record-setting year for the company through the successful launch …

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CPU

Ryzen Threadripper 1950X Pre-Order

Pre-order here if you want a shiny new Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. Ok, yeah, you also might want to find a motherboard. $999.99 is all it will cost you. That is more than I have ever spent on a CPU.

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Video Roundup

Video Roundup

Videos are kind of reviews sort of. Right? Digital Foundry-Ryzen 5 1600/1600X vs Core i5/ i7/ Ryzen 7 Gaming BenchmarksGamers Nexus-Threadripper Thermal Paste Methods BenchmarkedTech Epiphany-Doom On A12-9800 / ~Athlon X4 950 / Athlon X4 970 / with a RX 470. Gameplay Frame-rate TestAMD-EPYC™ memory bound HPC performance – Extended …

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Review Roundup

Hardware Review Roundup

Tech ARP-The AMD Ryzen 3 1300X Quad-Core Processor ReviewTech Radar-The AMD Ryzen Threadripper is the most powerful processor we’ve ever testedGamers Nexus-AMD Threadripper Thermal Paste Application Methods Tested

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GPU

FreeSync Versus G-Sync

Techspot takes a look at adaptive sync tech from AMD and Nvidia. The extra $200 means I have 4 27″ 144Hz Freesync monitors, and zero G-sync in my shop. Adaptive sync display technologies from Nvidia and AMD have been on the market for a few years now, however it’s just …

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GPU

Air and Watercooled Vega RX Pictured

Anandtech also has a picture of the watercooled and aircooled Vega RX GPUs.

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CPUMotherboards

Threadripper August Release Dates Revealed

Anandtech reports that AMD’s Threadripper 1900X class CPUs will be coming this August with two drop dates. The news at the top of the hour is the date at which AMD is making Threadripper and associated TR4 based motherboards available at retail: August 10th. This is expected to be a …

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