On paper, the new Tonga-based R9 285 looks to be slightly slower than the R9 280 it is intended to replace, but there's more than meets the eye.
We take a look at the value proposition offered by Sapphire's Dual-X R9 280 and consider it's performance compared to its competitor, the GeForce GTX 760, and its predecessor, the Radeon HD 7950 Boost.
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AMD on the Community
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AMD has launched a "Space Edition" of its Never Settle rewards program.
AMD Now Offers Eight-Core Processors For 95-Watt Motherboards, providing a low-budget upgrade path to respectable multi-threading performance. In addition, the new FX-8370 processor has arrived, and prices...
AMD announced the R9 285 at its "30 Years of Gaming and Graphics" event.
AMD might be dropping some of its CPU prices in a couple of weeks, which is unarguably a good thing.
AMD makes an entry to the SSD market with its Radeon R7-branded SSDs.
AMD recently introduced another model in its A-series APU family called the A10-7800. While we already know a lot about the Kaveri architecture, this particular chip's power profile makes it more interesting...
A report is online with pictures of graphics cards with the new AMD Tonga GPU; they look like ordinary graphics cards.
August gives you price reductions across the Radeon and GeForce line-ups. We also take a close look at AMD's Mantle graphics API, test PowerColor's new dual Radeon R9 290X and AMD's FirePro W8100, and talk...
AMD is providing some answers to questions about FreeSync in a new FAQ.
Over the last month, a myriad of price changes hit the processor market. We tell you if any of them affect your buying strategy. On top of that, we discuss rumors surrounding AMD's next-generation Corrizo APU...
AMD has revealed two new processors -- the FX-8300 and the Athlon X4 860K.
After introducing the flagship FirePro W9100, AMD now has a FirePro W8100 in its portfolio. Somewhat lower specs (like 8 GB of memory, a slower GPU, and fewer shader units) should position it in the workstation...
This new client has Twitch support and a DVR.
PowerColor’s Devil 13 graphics card, with its two Hawaii GPUs and massive heat sink, weighs in at more than two kilograms and exudes luxury. But can it compete with AMD’s dual-GPU reference design with...
AMD's Mantle is available to users of certain Radeon cards, as are the first few titles with corresponding API support. We gathered up a number of CPUs and graphics boards, fired up Battlefield 4 and Thief, and...
Is AMD's HSA arriving with force in the upcoming Carrizo APUs?
It looks like Adaptive-Sync might just become standard fare on DisplayPort-enabled monitors a couple years down the road.
AMD has posted a new Catalyst driver.