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The Dell G5 15 Special Edition can use AMD SmartShift for performance optimizations. (Image source: Dell)

The AMD Ryzen 4000-based Dell G5 15 Special Edition will be the only SmartShift laptop in 2020

It has been confirmed that the AMD Ryzen 4000-based Dell G5 15 Special Edition device will be the only laptop that can utilize AMD’s SmartShift technology to be released in 2020. Although the upcoming PS5 will also feature SmartSh...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 06 Jun 2020 19:18:00 +0200
The Dell XPS 15 series would utterly dominate the market if it had 7 nm AMD Ryzen 7 or Ryzen 9 options

The Dell XPS 15 would utterly dominate the market if it had 7 nm AMD Ryzen 7 or Ryzen 9 options

How about an AMD-powered XPS 15? It's already one of the most popular and well-known Ultrabooks in the market, but it can be even better and faster with an AMD Ryzen 7 4800H, Ryzen 9 4900HS, or the Ryzen 5 4600H. Fans would eat up...
Column by Allen Ngo, Sat, 06 Jun 2020 00:39:00 +0200
The Ryzen 7 3800XT can reach 4.8 GHz, but to what benefit? (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT clocks in at 4.8 GHz in 3DMark Time Spy but offers minimal improvements over even the Ryzen 7 3700X

The AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT has graced 3DMark again, this on Time Spy. The processor has shown that it is capable of reaching 4.8 GHz, 300 MHz above the Ryzen 7 3800X. Improvements over even the Ryzen 7 3700X are negligible, though.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 05 Jun 2020 19:08:00 +0200
The ASUS ROG Strix X570 lineup is now compatible with 4 generations of Ryzen parts (Image source: ASUS)

New AM4+ compatibility king? ASUS ROG X570 Strix with 256 Mb BIOS will support ALL AM4+ Ryzen processors: from purported Zen 3 Ryzen 7 4700X, to Zen 2, to Zen+, all the way to the venerable Zen 1 Ryzen 3 1200

Asus recently decided to enable support for all four generations of Ryzen processors on its ASUS ROG Strix X570 motherboard. This means that everything from 2017's budget Ryzen 3 1200 to upcoming Ryzen 4000 parts will be compatibl...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Fri, 05 Jun 2020 15:06:00 +0200
Intel CEO Bob Swan feels the industry should move from benchmarking to benefits and impacts. (Image Source: Intel)

Intel CEO says benchmarks are not everything, feels Tiger Lake will cement the company as an "undisputed leader" in mobile computing

Intel CEO Bob Swan suggested moving away from traditional benchmarks to focus more on the benefits and impact of technology. Swan also confirmed the arrival of Cooper Lake in a few weeks time for datacenter and AI applications and...
, Fri, 05 Jun 2020 13:47:00 +0200
Intel Core i7-1165G7 vs AMD Ryzen 7 4800U left mixed results for the former. (Image source: Profesional Review)

Intel Core i7-1165G7 and AMD Ryzen 7 4800U clash on 3DMark 11 with mixed results for the upcoming Tiger Lake-U processor

The Tiger Lake-U Intel Core i7-1165G7 and the Renoir AMD Ryzen 7 4800U have been spotted in an interesting 3DMark 11 comparison. While the Ryzen 4000 processor unsurprisingly dominated in the CPU-based Physics Score, the Tiger Lak...
Daniel R Deakin, Thu, 04 Jun 2020 18:44:00 +0200
AMD's Big Navi graphics cards could be right around the corner (Image source: AMD)

AMD's Big Navi RDNA2 set to hit PC before PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X make it to market: likely beats NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

AMD's CFO David Kumar recently claimed that the company's upcoming RDNA2 graphics cards, including the "halo" "Big Navi" product, will arrive before the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. This means 4K/60 AMD Navi cards could be ava...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:23:00 +0200
AMD has shipped over 500 million GPUs. (Source: AMD)

AMD has shipped over half a billion chipsets since 2013

AMD's GPU shipment volumes are now reported to have exceeded 500 million. This figure, which encompasses discrete and integrated graphics, beat corresponding numbers for Intel and NVIDIA. This success is projected to benefit even ...
Deirdre O'Donnell, Wed, 03 Jun 2020 23:48:00 +0200
The Eurocom Nightsky ARX15 is classified as a "superlaptop". (Image source: Eurocom)

Eurocom Nightsky ARX15: "The world's most powerful 16C/32T AMD Ryzen 9 based 15.6-inch superlaptop" coming soon with prices from US$1,999 to over US$15,000

Eurocom has announced the Nightsky ARX15 superlaptop that can be fitted with up to a 16-core AMD Ryzen 9 3950X processor. The laptop starts at a price of US$1,999 but a multitude of diverse configuration options can take the price...
Daniel R Deakin, Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:28:00 +0200
The PS5 official website has recently been updated to show the DualSense controller. (Image source: PlayStation)

PS5 news: Enough AMD chips for a holiday 2020 launch; official website change makes fans jittery; superfast SSD elicits Unreal Engine rewrites

Fears of a delay in the launch of the PS5 have been allayed by a report stating that there is a sufficient supply of the key AMD chips to ensure a holiday 2020 release. A recent change on the official PS5 website had made fans jit...
Daniel R Deakin, Wed, 03 Jun 2020 20:57:00 +0200
The LG 15U40N may not be released outside of South Korea. (Image source: LG)

Geekbench confirms LG 15U40N with up to an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processor and 16 GB of dual-channel RAM

An AMD Ryzen 4000 Renoir-powered laptop made by LG is coming to market. Featuring up to a Ryzen 7 4700U processor and 16 GB of dual-channel DDR4-3200 RAM, the laptop carries the model number 15U40N.
Alex Alderson, Wed, 03 Jun 2020 19:29:00 +0200
AMD Sienna CiChlid could be the much anticipated Navi 21 aka Big Navi. (Image Source: Wccftech)

Fishy AMD Sienna CiChlid reference gets added to Linux driver patches, likely to be 'Big Navi' Navi 21

About 207 patches for a new AMD GPU codenamed Sienna CiChlid have been committed to the AMD Radeon Linux Driver. Evidence from these patches suggests that Sienna CiChlid could, in fact, be Navi 21 aka Big Navi. The Sienna CiChlid ...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Wed, 03 Jun 2020 14:49:00 +0200
2020 HP Omen 15 is the biggest refresh yet, promises IR thermopile sensors and both 10th gen Intel and 7 nm AMD Renoir options (Source: HP)

2020 HP Omen 15 is the biggest refresh yet, promises IR thermopile sensors and both 10th gen Intel and 7 nm AMD Renoir options

HP says the new sensors are a first for any gaming laptop for more accurate skin temperature readings, steadier fan noise, and improved performance overall.
Allen Ngo, Tue, 02 Jun 2020 14:00:00 +0200
The Asus TUF Gaming A15 can also be configured with a Ryzen 5 4600H or Ryzen 7 4800H chip. (Image source: Asus)

AMD Ryzen 9 4900H no longer lags behind Ryzen 7 4800HS as it bashes out a better Time Spy result in Asus TUF Gaming A15 than in Dell G5 15 Special Edition

The AMD Ryzen 9 4900H in combination with an Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 has paid a visit to 3DMark’s Time Spy benchmark as part of an Asus TUF Gaming A15 FA506IV laptop. The result recorded was considerably better than the CPU Score ...
Daniel R Deakin, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 23:24:00 +0200
The Asus TUF Gaming A15 FA506IV-AL038T laptop has been tested with the AMD Ryzen 9 4900H APU. (Image source: Scan)

AMD Ryzen 9 4900H in Asus TUF Gaming A15 laptop surpasses both the Intel Core i9-9980HK and i9-10980HK in leaked Fire Strike Physics Score

An AMD Ryzen 9 4900H APU in an Asus TUF Gaming A15 laptop (FA506IV) has been spotted on 3DMark’s Fire Strike benchmark where it managed a respectable Physics Score of 22,383 points. This put the Ryzen 4000 laptop ahead of most of ...
Daniel R Deakin, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:38:00 +0200
Acer Swift 3 now available for purchase in India

Acer Swift 3 launched in India; features an AMD Ryzen 5 4500U CPU, Wi-Fi 6, and more

Another AMD Ryzen 4000 series powered laptop has arrived in the Indian market in the form of the Acer Swift 3. An AMD Ryzen 5 4500U processor powers the notebook, which can be coupled with up to 1TB of storage and 16GB of RAM. The...
Anil Satyanarayana, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 15:04:00 +0200
The Atari VCS shatterd Indigogo records on the launch of its crowd-funding campaign. (Source: Atari)

Atari VCS will finally start shipping in June, but only to the first 500 backers

Backers of the Atari VCS have had to endure repeated delays, but there looks to be light at the end of the tunnel. The team behind the console has announced that they will have an initial run of 500 units ready for a June launch, ...
Sanjiv Sathiah, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 14:57:00 +0200
The Matisse refresh will be a stop gap until Vermeer processors land later this year. (Image source: AMD)

Retailer confirms 300 MHz higher boost clocks for Matisse refresh processors; Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT receive improved base clocks too

A retailer has confirmed that the Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT will be receiving improved base and boost clocks compared to their predecessors. The Matisse refresh, also known as Matisse 2, is expected to arri...
Alex Alderson, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 11:26:00 +0200
The Ryzen 9 3900XT actually debuted for slightly less than the Ryzen 9 3900X (Image source: AMD)

French retailer lists then takes down pricing for €499 AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT, €459 Ryzen 7 3800XT, and €319 Ryzen 5 3600XT

A French online retailer appears to have unintentionally leaked pricing information for AMD's upcoming Matisse Refresh Ryzen 9 3900XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT, and Ryzen 5 3600XT. The rumored CPUs will sell for more than their vanilla coun...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:22:00 +0200
Ocean Cove could up IPC by as much as 80 percent over Skylake (Image source: Intel)

Intel's 7nm Ocean Cove architecture might deliver 80 percent gains to IPC and higher clocks in 2022: enough to catch up with 5nm AMD Ryzen 6000 Raphael?

A leak on Weibo purportedly lists IPC and process node gains for Intel's upcoming Golden Cove and Ocean Cove architectures. The 7nm Ocean Cove, in particular, looks interesting, allegedly built on the 7nm process and offering upwa...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Mon, 01 Jun 2020 09:02:00 +0200
Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch (Image source: Eluktronics)

Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch

Every AMD Ryzen 7 4800H laptop we've tested thus far have been outperforming the Intel Core i7-10875H and Core i9-10980HK, but there's a catch
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H | NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile | 15.6" | 1.9 kg
Allen Ngo, Sat, 30 May 2020 20:04:00 +0200
The 64-core 128-thread AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X is now selling at its lowest-ever price (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X sees lowest ever pricing: Comet Lake effect on the 64-core 128-thread HEDT part?

Shortly after Intel brought its Comet Lake S desktop CPU lineup into play, AMD slashed prices on the 64-core 128-thread Threadripper 3990X. The premium HEDT part is now available for its lowest price yet.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Sat, 30 May 2020 08:53:00 +0200
The MSI Modern 14 Ryzen Edition will seemingly be available from July. (Image source: MSI)

MSI Modern 14 to feature AMD Ryzen 4000 Renoir processors for as little as US$649

The MSI Modern 14 B4M starts at US$649 and can be equipped with up to an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U. The device also has a 52 Wh battery, is 16.9 mm thick and weighs 1.3 kg.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 21:05:00 +0200
The new UDOO BOLT GEAR is aimed at DiY fans as it comes with a programmable Arduino coprocessor. (Image Source: UDOO.org)

UDOO BOLT GEAR is an affordable mini PC powered by AMD's Ryzen Embedded APUs, offers Arduino support

This mini PC is designed for industrial or commercial applications that require rapid prototyping, as well as for entertainment and DIY projects like arcade-style video game systems, as it comes with the latest Arduino programmabl...
Bogdan Solca, Fri, 29 May 2020 20:03:00 +0200
The Asus TUF Gaming A15 laptop offers up to 12.3 hours of video playback. (Image source: Scan)

Asus TUF Gaming A15 with AMD Ryzen 9 4900H and Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 unveiled - pre-order from £1,399.99 (US$1,721)

Asus has been promoting its TUF Gaming A15 laptop on Twitter, revealing the high-end Renoir APU AMD Ryzen 9 4900H and the capable Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 GPU. The laptop has already been advertised for pre-order on a UK site for £...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 29 May 2020 19:04:00 +0200
AMD Zen 3 processors will work with MSI 400-series motherboards. (Image source: AMD)

MSI confirms AMD Zen 3 support for its B450 and X470 motherboards

MSI has confirmed that its 400-series motherboards will be compatible with AMD's upcoming Zen-3 desktop processors. Codenamed Vermeer, the processors will work with MAX and non-MAX boards.
Alex Alderson, Fri, 29 May 2020 16:39:00 +0200
Warhol is rumored to be the codename for the AMD Ryzen 5000 mainstream desktop CPU series. (Image source: Wikipedia - Warhol's Campbell's Soup Cans)

Rumor | Leak reveals Warhol as codename for Zen 3-based 7nm AMD Ryzen 5000 processors; Navi iGPUs might be implemented in Zen 4-based 5nm Ryzen 6000 Raphael series

“Warhol” has apparently been leaked as the codename for AMD’s Ryzen 5000 series of mainstream desktop CPUs. According to the leak, Warhol will feature Zen 3-based parts utilizing a 7nm manufacturing process and offering PCIe4 supp...
Daniel R Deakin, Thu, 28 May 2020 21:41:00 +0200
Eluktronics RP-15 Laptop Review: The Ryzen 7 4800H Impresses Yet Again

83% Eluktronics RP-15 Laptop Review: The Ryzen 7 4800H Impresses Yet Again

Ultra light, ultra fast, and ultra loud. AMD's latest Renoir series is popping up on more and more gaming laptops and for good reason. If you can deal with the loud fan noise, then you won't be disappointed by the CPU performance of the surprisingly small Eluktronics RP-15.
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H | NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 Mobile | 15.6" | 1.9 kg
Allen Ngo, Thu, 28 May 2020 19:03:00 +0200
Too soon for 5 nm CPUs? (Image Source: PC Gamer)

Rumor | AMD's upcoming Zen 3 Ryzen 4000 desktop CPUs may actually use TSMC's 5 nm enhanced production process, still scheduled to launch in Q4 2020

If AMD manages this feat, the PC competitive landscape could drastically change in favor of team red, leaving Intel way behind struggling to make the jump to 10 nm. However, these may as well be just unfounded rumors, as a product...
Bogdan Solca, Thu, 28 May 2020 18:26:00 +0200
AMD's Ryzen 4000 desktop APUs are expected to launch in the second half of 2020. (Image Source: AMD)

Benchmarks for the upcoming Ryzen 4000 desktop APUs including the Ryzen 3 4200G, Ryzen 5 PRO 4400G and Ryzen 7 PRO 4700G spotted in the 3DMark database

The 3DMark scores for the upcoming Ryzen 4000 desktop APUs show solid performance gains over the older models as far as CPU cores go, but the iGPU gains are quite minimal since the chips essentially use the same Vega cores from la...
Bogdan Solca, Thu, 28 May 2020 16:45:00 +0200
AMD Rembrandt APUs in 2022 will offer support for new I/O technologies and a new socket. (Image Source: AMD)

Report: AMD's upcoming APU lineup includes Cezanne, Rembrandt, and Van Gogh; Rembrandt will support new I/O tech, but Intel's prospects don't look too bright

A new report on future Intel and AMD CPUs by Chinese publication Expreview confirms much of what we've been hearing about upcoming AMD processor codenames up till 2022. The report indicates Rembrandt APUs will herald the advent of...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Thu, 28 May 2020 15:59:00 +0200
The Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT and Ryzen 7 3800XT hit 3DMark Fire Strike; talk of higher base and boost clock speeds appears unfounded

The AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT have hit 3DMark Fire Strike. Offering incremental improvements over their predecessors, it would appear that they are just better-binned versions of the Ryzen 7 3800X and Ryzen 9 3900X. Ta...
Alex Alderson, Wed, 27 May 2020 20:19:00 +0200
The HP EliteDesk 800 G6 Desktop Mini PC now offers a GTX 1660 Ti GPU. (Image Source: HP)

HP EliteDesk 800 G6 Mini PC, SFF, and Tower PC offerings pack increased horse power and ample expandability

HP is offering its EliteBook 800 G6 desktop series in Mini PC, small form factor (SFF), and tower PC variants tailored towards businesses with varying requirements. The new desktops focus on offering Intel Comet Lake CPUs with opt...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Wed, 27 May 2020 05:06:00 +0200
New HP EliteBook 800 & 805 G7 business laptops adopt AMD Ryzen 4000 & Intel Comet Lake

New HP EliteBook 800 & 805 G7 business laptops adopt AMD Ryzen 4000 & Intel Comet Lake

As the last of the "big three", HP has announced its new 2020 business laptop lineup. The new Elitebook 800 G7 series brings a fresh design as well as new Intel Comet Lake processors - and AMD Ryzen 4000.
Benjamin Herzig, Tue, 26 May 2020 14:00:00 +0200
Initial benchmarks show that Matisse Refresh is a powerful counter to Intel's Comet Lake S lineup (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT and Ryzen 5 3600XT benchmarks leak: Comet Lake S Core i9-10900K and Core i7-10700K take a single-core beating despite 500 MHz higher clockspeed

Benchmarks have just leaked for the AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT and the AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT. These chips beat the Comet Lake S i9-10900K and i7-10700K respectively in Cinebench R20's single-core test.
Arjun Krishna Lal, Tue, 26 May 2020 13:19:00 +0200
Asus TUF A17 FA706IU Ryzen 7 Laptop Review: Core i9 Performance for $1100 USD

83% Asus TUF A17 FA706IU Ryzen 7 Laptop Review: Core i9 Performance for $1100 USD

Sky-high performance for a low-budget price. Asus has completely revamped its TUF series from top to bottom and the changes are significant. If you were considering the older FX705/FX505 series, skip it and consider the newer FA706/FA506 series instead.
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Mobile | 17.3" | 2.6 kg
Allen Ngo, Mon, 25 May 2020 22:45:00 +0200
The new Matisse refresh Ryzen 3900XT, 3800XT, and 3600XT look poised to take on Comet Lake S (Image source: AMD)

Rumored clockspeeds leak for 4.8 GHz AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT, 4.7 GHz Ryzen 7 3700XT and Ryzen 5 3600XT: Upclocked Matisse refresh takes on Comet Lake S i7-10700K and i9-10900K

A user on the Chiphell forums posted what appear to be base and boost clocks for the purported Ryzen 9 3900XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT, and Ryzen 5 3600XT. The CPU, which clocks up to 4.8 GHz, seems to be a short-term counter to Comet Lake...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Mon, 25 May 2020 09:54:00 +0200
The Ryzen 4000G series are compatible with Socket AM4. (Image source: AMD)

AMD Ryzen 4000G series APUs dissected: Biostar confirms up to 60% of desktop Renoir processors

Biostar has confirmed up to 60% of the Ryzen 4000G series, AMD's range of desktop Renoir APUs. Soon to be available with 35 W and 65 W TDPs, there may be up to four editions of the Ryzen 3 4200, Ryzen 5 4400 and Ryzen 7 4700. All ...
Alex Alderson, Sun, 24 May 2020 15:51:00 +0200
We may not see AMD HEDT and mainstream desktop Ryzen CPUs next year. (Image Source: AMD)

Rumor | Roadmap enlists AMD processor codenames expected till 2022; No hint of AMD Ryzen desktop CPUs indicated for 2021, but will ARM K12 be revived?

Famous leakster Komachi has enlisted a list of AMD processors across all segments that are expected to launch till 2022. The roadmap offers a great deal of info on what can be expected this year including Threadripper 4000 and Ryz...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Sat, 23 May 2020 17:35:00 +0200
The AMD Ryzen 4000-powered Dell G5 15 Special Edition gaming laptop. (Image source: Dell)

AMD Ryzen 4000-based Dell G5 15 Special Edition gaming laptops available to buy - Ryzen 9 4900H model still MIA but a 120 Hz display option is coming in August

The new AMD Ryzen 4000-powered Dell G5 15 Special Edition gaming laptop can now be purchased from the OEM’s online store. However, the 8-core, 16-thread Ryzen 9 4900H APU is still missing from the lineup. AMD executive Frank Azor ...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 23 May 2020 17:30:00 +0200
The HP Envy x360 laptop 15z-ds100 is a versatile device that comes with a Ryzen 4000 APU. (Image source: HP)

Deal | Latest HP Envy x360 laptops with Ryzen 4000 Renoir APUs already discounted: US$649.99 for Ryzen 3 4300U model and US$50 also off the Ryzen 7 4700U variants

HP is currently offering a tantalizing AMD Ryzen 4000 deal as part of its Memorial Day sale. Various HP Envy x360 15 laptops with the new Renoir APUs have been discounted by US$50, meaning smart shoppers can pick up a powerful AMD...
Daniel R Deakin, Sat, 23 May 2020 16:22:00 +0200
SKUs of AMD Navi 21 "Big Navi" and Navi 10 Refresh have now leaked. (Image Source: Wccftech)

AMD Navi 21 "Big Navi" GPU stack leaks, budget gamers may have to contend with a Navi 10 Refresh rather than pinning hopes on Navi 23

SKU names and PCIe device IDs variants of AMD's upcoming "Big Navi" Navi 21 GPU across Gaming, Pro, and Apple-exclusive segments have leaked. Navi 21 will be largest die in the Navi 2x family and is expected to feature up to 80 CU...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Sat, 23 May 2020 08:10:00 +0200
The ThinkPad E490 with the Radeon GPU is much faster, but also gets very hot

The ThinkPad E490 with the Radeon GPU is much faster, but also gets very hot

The affordable business laptop Lenovo ThinkPad E490 is also available with a dedicated graphics card. The GPU performance is obviously much higher, but the dGPU...
Intel Core i7-8565U | AMD Radeon RX 550X (Laptop) | 14" | 1.9 kg
Andreas Osthoff, Sat, 23 May 2020 00:48:00 +0200
The Ryzen 4000-powered RedmiBook laptops will have a specific gaming mode. (Image source: Weibo)

RedmiBook laptops teased by Lu Weibing: Three CPU modes revealed in promo image and AMD Ryzen 4000 officially confirmed

Redmi boss Lu Weibing has been promoting the upcoming RedmiBook laptops on Weibo. The Xiaomi executive revealed that the laptops will have three CPU modes for optimum performance in different scenarios. He also confirmed the new R...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 22 May 2020 14:26:00 +0200
The AMD Ryzen 9 3900X offers a fine balance between gaming and workstation performance. (Image Source: Micro Center)

Deal | AMD Ryzen 9 3900X drops to an all-time low price of US$390 potentially jeopardizing both the Intel Core i7-10700K and the Core i9-10900K sales

Micro Center is now offering the 12C/24T AMD Ryzen 9 3900X processor at a highly discounted price of US$390. The offer is only valid for in-store purchases or pickups and is limited to one quantity per household. At this price, th...
Vaidyanathan Subramaniam, Fri, 22 May 2020 14:09:00 +0200
The Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 7 with Ryzen 7 4700U is now available in the US. (Image source: Lenovo)

Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 7 laptop with AMD Ryzen 7 4700U now available from US$899.99 - other markets will have to wait a bit longer for the Ryzen 4000 Yoga Slim 7

The Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 7 laptop with AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processor is finally available at the OEM’s US site, with prices starting from US$899.99. However, expectant users in other markets, where the device is called the Yoga Slim ...
Daniel R Deakin, Fri, 22 May 2020 13:27:00 +0200
AMD might soon announce the Ryzen 7 3750X and Ryzen 7 3850X to take on Comet Lake S (Image source: AMD)

AMD set to release Ryzen 7 3750X and Ryzen 7 3850X to take on Intel Comet Lake S i7-10700K and i9-10900K

Multiple sources indicate that AMD is set to launch the Ryzen 7 3750X and Ryzen 7 3850X in a bid to counter Intel's launch of the Comet Lake S i7-10700K and i9-10900K. These Matisse refresh chips are set to hold the fort until the...
Arjun Krishna Lal, Fri, 22 May 2020 09:47:00 +0200
AMD Ryzen 3 finally with 4 cores and 8 threads

AMD Ryzen 3 finally with 4 cores and 8 threads

The two new CPUs from AMD have already been announced, so we can show the first benchmarks now. The AMD Ryzen 3 3100 and the AMD Ryzen 3 3300X also provide a performance boost in the lower price segment thanks to Zen2. We'll give ...
Sebastian Bade, Thu, 21 May 2020 20:36:00 +0200
AMD and NVIDIA could battle it out once again in September. (Image source: Tom's Hardware)

Report: AMD and NVIDIA to launch next-generation GPUs in September amid possible Big Navi and Ampere announcements this summer and price cuts for current cards

AMD and NVIDIA are to launch their next-generation GPUs in September, according to a new report. Big Navi and Ampere announcements could be planned for this summer too, while price cuts are apparently incoming for current-generati...
Alex Alderson, Thu, 21 May 2020 19:19:00 +0200
The Dell Inspiron 15 7501 laptop features new Comet Lake SoCs from Intel. (Image source: Dell)

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 laptop series receives Intel Comet Lake refresh but still no room for AMD Ryzen 4000 APUs

Dell has been updating some of its country-specific online stores with refreshed Inspiron 15 7000 series laptops. The Dell Inspiron 15 7501 has attractive configuration options that include Intel Comet Lake SoCs and Nvidia GeForce...
Daniel R Deakin, Thu, 21 May 2020 15:37:00 +0200

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