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Update: Radeon R9 295X2 8 GB In CrossFire: Gaming At 4K
May 7, 2014 - in Reviews
We spent our weekend benchmarking the sharp-looking iBuyPower Erebus loaded with a pair of Radeon R9 295X2 graphics cards. Do the new boards fare better than the quad-GPU configurations we've tested before, or should you stick to fewer cards in CrossFire?
Dual-GPU Battle: Does Frame Pacing In Catalyst 13.8 Turn The Tide?
Sep 3, 2013 - in Reviews
We take AMD's Catalyst 13.8 beta driver for a spin to see if its frame pacing feature fixes CrossFire's dropped and runt frame issues. Follow along as we compare the Radeon HD 7990 to Nvidia's GeForce GTX 690 in seven popular titles, with video to match!
AMD Dual Graphics Analysis: Better Benchmarks; Same Experience?
Aug 14, 2013 - in Reviews
AMD's Dual Graphics technology gives APU owners the ability to add a discrete GPU to their platforms for better performance. We take a close look at the results, both in terms of frames-per-second and experiential smoothness, thanks to captured video.
AMD Working on Drivers to Fix Micro-Stutter in CrossFire
Jun 24, 2013 - in News
AMD has tweeted that it is working on drivers that should fix the micro-stutter problems experienced on systems with multi-GPU setups.
Radeon HD 7990 In CrossFire: The Red Wedding Of Graphics
Jun 19, 2013 - in Reviews
We just got our hands on two more Radeon HD 7990s, bringing the lab's total to three. That might sound like the makings of a 1000 W gaming fest. But we cut the experience short when we noticed some crazy-high temperatures and not-so-nice acoustics.
CrossFire Versus SLI Scaling: Does AMD's FX Actually Favor GeForce?
Apr 10, 2013 - in Reviews
We've heard it said before that AMD's GPUs are more platform-dependent than Nvidia's. So, what happens when you drop a Radeon and a GeForce into an FX-8350-based system? Does AMD's CPU get in the way of its GPU running as well as it possibly could?
Radeon HD 7990 Pictured in CrossFireX
Apr 10, 2013 - in News
A new picture has surfaced which shows two HD 7990's in CrossFireX.
FX Vs. Core i7: Exploring CPU Bottlenecks And AMD CrossFire
Jan 23, 2013 - in Reviews
AMD and Intel continue serving up increasingly faster CPUs. But graphics card performance is accelerating even faster. Is there still such a thing as processor-bound gaming? We take two Radeon HD 7970s, high-end desktop CPUs, and a few games to find out.
Tom's Hardware's Mailbox: Angelini Goes Postal
Sep 1, 2010 - in News
It's easy to get caught up in the daily grind: benchmarking, writing, editing, and answering what sometimes seems like hundreds of emails. But at the end of the day, all of the work is for you. It's about time we started answering a little more feedback.