Tagged: AMD

New AMD Llamo APU Benchmarks

New benchmarks came out today from Computex pits the performance of AMD’s new Llamo APUs against Intel’s Sandy Bridge Lineup. 3D Mark Vantage places the A4-3350 just a bit behind the i7 2600k and the A8-3550 surpassing it. PC Mark Vantage benchmarks place the performance of...

AMD Announces New Ultra Low Power APUs

AMD announced earlier today two new ultra-low powered Embedded G-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units). They claim to offer up to 39% lower power usage from earlier version and a spectacularly low 5.5 & 6.4...

Leaked AMD Bulldozer Benchmarks

Hot off the forums, here are some ‘leaked’ screenshots of AMD’s new Bulldozer 8-core chip courtesy of Xtremesystems. Now take these with a grain of salt, but according to these benchmarks the AMD FX...

Sapphire Vapor-X 4870 Contest

I’ve been trying to arrange this for a while, and I think January 7th is as good a time as any to get a contest going. We will have several prizes, but the first...

Radeon 6950 Unlocking Guide

AMD loves unlocking, from their Black Edition processors with the unlocked multiplier, to the unlockable tri-core and dual-core processors. Now they have given a virtually fail-safe unlocking method for their video cards. The AMD...

Radeon HD 6850 & 6870 Released

The Radeon HD 6850 and HD 6870 have been released to the public. Release prices are confirmed at $179.99 USD for the 5850 and $239.99 for the 6870. Current benchmarks place the 6850 between...

$27 Active DisplayPort to DVI Adapter

Sapphire has done it again, releasing another budget-friendly Active DisplayPort Adapter. This time, they take the cake, offering an Active DP to DVI Adapter for only $26.99 (as of 10/3/2010). The only caveat we’ve read...

AMD Reduces AM3 CPU Prices

According to a DigiTimes Article, AMD has begun dropping prices for their socket AM3 Phenom II and Athlon II desktop processors. Newegg has already lowered prices on their AMD CPUs, possibly in preparation for...