Tag Archives: AMD

PCR’s October interview with AMD’s Omar Fakhri, Director

Omar Fakhri, Director of AMD EMEA Component Channel explores the overall hardware market and what steps he is taking to strengthen AMD’s relationships with channel partners and integrators. Omar Fakhri is the Director of AMD’s Component Channel in EMEA and has been with the company for more than eight years. …

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PCR OCTOBER ISSUE OUT NOW: GAMING SPECIAL!!

The October issue of PCR is out now featuring our gaming special focus, PCR Awards 2021 winners list and exclusive interview with Company of the Year award winner – HANNspree UK Ltd. The future world of gaming continues to evolve as next generational tech such as the metaverse and blockchain …

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AMD Radeon PRO W6000X series GPUs for Mac Pro

AMD announced availability of new AMD Radeon PRO W6000X series GPUs for Mac Pro, including Radeon PRO W6800X and Radeon PRO W6900X GPUs, as well as the Radeon PRO W6800X Duo graphics card, a dual-GPU configuration that leverages high-speed AMD Infinity Fabric interconnect technology to deliver up to 30.2 (FP32) teraflops of compute performance. …

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Google selects 3rd gen AMD EPYC processors to launch first Tau VM Instance

AMD and Google Cloud have announced T2D, the first instance in the new family of Tau Virtual Machines (VMs) powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors. According to Google Cloud, the T2D instance offers 56% higher absolute performance and more than 40% higher price performance for scale-out workloads.  The Tau VM …

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ROG Strix G15 and G17 Advantage Edition gaming laptops with AMD Internals

ASUS Republic of Gamers’ (ROG) ROG Strix G15 and G17 Advantage Edition gaming laptops come with new Radeon RX 6800M GPUs, paired with Ryzen 9 5900HX CPUs. ROG Intelligent Cooling pushes the performance of ROG Strix G Advantage Edition laptops to the next level, utilising cutting-edge techniques to give gamers …

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AMD’s AMD Ryzen PRO 5000 Series Mobile Processors

AMD’s AMD Ryzen PRO 5000 Series Mobile Processors, bring the performance and efficiency of the “Zen 3” core architecture to premium business laptops. Paired with AMD PRO technologies that offer strengthened multi-layer enterprise-class security features and powerhouse productivity, this new series are built to meet the demands of the modern …

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New Swedish supercomputer powered by AMD and HPE Cray

AMD is partnering with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Sweden to supply a new supercomputer named “Dardel”. Powered by the HPE Cray EX supercomputer featuring AMD EPYC processors and AMD Instinct GPU accelerators, the compute performance of 13.5 PFlop/s will provide a major boost …

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Acer’s Nitro and Aspire notebooks Powered by new AMD Ryzen 5000 Mobile Processors

Acer’s new Nitro 5 gaming notebooks, plus its new Aspire 5 and 7 notebooks, powered by AMD Ryzen 5000 Series Mobile Processors are now available. With up to 8 cores of processing power, they combine low-power high-bandwidth memory with low power consumption and up to double the data rates achieved …

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Acer unveils Chromebook Spin 514 

Acer has launched its first Chromebook with new AMD Ryzen 3000 C-Series Mobile Processors and AMD Radeon graphics – the new Acer Chromebook Spin 514 (CP514-1H/ CP514-HH). Also, Acer will offer the Acer Chromebook Enterprise Spin 514 (CP514-1W/ CP514-WH) which comes with the latest AMD Ryzen 3000 C-Series Mobile Processor …

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AMD EPYC CPUs and Radeon Pro GPUs power new AWS Instance for graphics optimised wworkloads

Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) has added new AMD-based offerings with the latest cloud instance for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2): Amazon EC2 G4ad instances for graphics-optimised workloads. With this new instance, AMD now powers eight Amazon EC2 instance families across 20 global AWS Regions. AMD also announced that …

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