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Testing AMD Radeon VII Double-Precision Scientific And Financial Performance

AMD whet the appetites of those hoping for strong FP64 performance with Radeon VII when it said it would be double what RX Vega offered. People clapped, and AMD apparently enjoyed the response. Just before launch, the company decided to double the FP64 performance once again, bringing us to 1:4 FP32. Let’s see where that puts the card in financial and scientific tests.

Published on February 7, 2019
AMD Radeon VII Official Packaging

What Can We Expect From PCIe 4.0 And 5.0 Bandwidth?

At last week’s CES, AMD announced that it would become the first company to support PCIe 4.0, with either its enterprise-bound EPYC or desktop-oriented Ryzen platforms. But what does PCIe 4.0 actually mean, and how would it impact you? Well, the truth is, we already have so much PCIe bandwidth available with…..

Published on January 18, 2019
Intel SSD DC P4600 Series

Qualcomm’s Disruptive Technologies – 5G Gigabit LTE And The Return Of ARM-Based Windows PCs

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Tech Summit is in full swing on Hawaii, and we get early access to some interesting and potentially disruptive devices coming to the market. While 5G gigabit LTE Internet will have quite a few people salivating, it’s the Windows 10 notebooks powered by Snapdragon 835 SoCs that have our attention. We took a look at some prototypes from ASUS and HP and see what the future holds for Microsoft.

Published on December 5, 2017
Qualcomm Snapdragon Powering Windows 10 Notebook Feature