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AMD Radeon Adrenalin Software 21.5.2 Update

AMD’s Radeon Adrenalin Software received another update this week. Update 21.5.2 will provide support for Days Gone and Microsoft DirectX 12 Agility SDK & Shader Model 6.6 as well as several fixes for user-reported issues. Complete details and download links are provided in the press release listed below. Read More

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AMD Launches Adrenalin 2020 Edition 21.3.1 Update

AMD has just released a new update for its Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition designated as 21.3.1. This update provides AMD driver support for the new RX 6700 graphics cards as well as software support for DOOM Eternal: The Ancient Gods – Part Two, Radeon Boost, Radeon Anti-Lag, and Performance Tuning Stress Test. Additionally, AMD has packaged in support for Vulkan and fixed several known issues. For complete details, continue reading AMD’s release notes below. Read More

XFX MERC319 BLACK RX 6700 XT Review
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XFX MERC319 BLACK RX 6700 XT Review

Today, thanks to XFX, we have the MERC319 BLACK RX 6700 XT that will be available to consumers as of March 18th, 2021. This is the next iteration of AMD’s RDNA2 architecture, NAVI 22 XT, and according to AMD, it is ideal for 1440p gaming fitting in the product stack right behind the RX 6800 and above the RX 6700. Read More

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AMD Launches EPYC 7003 Server Processors

Today is launch day for AMD’s 3rd generation EPYC 7003 series server processors, the highest performance server processor with the EPYC 7763 being the flagship. In total there are 19 SKUs available filling a massive percentage of the server and datacenter market needs. Ranging from 8 core, 16 thread CPUs all the way up to 64 cores with 128 threads. All 7003 series EPYC processors will feature eight channels of 3200 Mhz RAM and PCIe4 x 128. Pricing for these workhorses ranges from $913 all the way up to $7890. This is what AMD says about the 3rd gen EPYC. Read More

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AMD's 3rd Gen EPYC Processors due to Launch March 15th

AMD has scheduled the digital launch of its 3rd Generation EPYC processors for March 15th, 2021. EPYC is AMD’s Server and Datacenter grade processor and is utilized for cloud management, database analytics, virtualization, and many other services. The 3rd Gen EPYC, code-named Milan, will be based on the Zen 3 architecture and feature up to 64 cores, 7nm process node, and 280W TDP. Read More

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AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 21.2.2 Release Notes

AMD’s Radeon Adrenalin 2020 Edition received a minor update earlier today. Update 21.2.2 fixes a few issues with EEVEE in Blender on RX 400 and 500 series cards. Some users complained of issues in Quake III: Arena and these were resolved. Also included in this update are performance issues relating to AMD’s Smart Access Memory (S.A.M.) while playing Wolfenstein: Youngblood. Here is the complete list of fixes, known issues, and links for downloading this update. Read More

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Alphacool Announces Eisblock Aurora Acryl GPX-A RX 6800(XT)/6900XT PowerColor Red Devil GPU Water Block

Alphacool has just announced its newest member to the Eisblock series, the Aurora Acryl GPX-A Radeon RX 6800(XT)/6900XT Red Devil GPU water block. This full cover block is made of nickel-plated copper with an acrylic top and comes with integrated RGB LEDs. The new full cover block adds to the already impressive Eisblock line-up and is priced at a reasonable $155 (126.99 €). Complete compatibility is listed below in Alphacool’s press release. Read More