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Sapphire Leaks Details on AMD’s Upcoming Navi, Including Price, Positioning

Sapphire Leaks Details on AMD’s Upcoming Navi, Including Price, Positioning

AMD's Navi is rumored to be priced much higher than some enthusiasts have predicted -- and to target the RTX 2060 and RTX 2070 directly. The post Sapphire Leaks Details on AMD’s Upcoming Navi,
HBM2 vs. GDDR6: New Video Compares, Contrasts Memory Types

HBM2 vs. GDDR6: New Video Compares, Contrasts Memory Types

Curious about how GDDR6 differs from or is similar to HBM2 and how the two compare? We've got you covered. The post HBM2 vs. GDDR6: New Video Compares, Contrasts Memory Types appeared first on
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Info Leaks From Multiple Retailers

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Info Leaks From Multiple Retailers

Retailer leaks have confirmed that the GTX 1660 and GTX 1660 Ti are coming, but details on their specs and pricing are still pointing in different directions. This could reflect Nvidia's intent to
Micron Shares Fall as Wall Street Frets Over Intel-Fueled Memory Downturn

Micron Shares Fall as Wall Street Frets Over Intel-Fueled Memory Downturn

Intel's manufacturing woes are having an impact on other companies, with Micron projecting lower revenue for the rest of the year. The post Micron Shares Fall as Wall Street Frets Over Intel-Fueled
NVIDIA’s RTX speed claims fall short without game support

NVIDIA’s RTX speed claims fall short without game support

At its big RTX event at Gamescom, NVIDIA made some bold claims about its new Turing RTX cards. First and foremost was that the GeForce RTX 2080 offered performance "six times faster" than current
NVIDIA's Turing-powered GPUs are the first ever built for ray tracing

NVIDIA's Turing-powered GPUs are the first ever built for ray tracing

Earlier this year NVIDIA announced a new set of "RTX" features that included support for advanced ray tracing features, upgrading a graphics technique that simulates the way light works in the real
Nvidia prototype graphics card sports 12GB of GDDR6 memory

Nvidia prototype graphics card sports 12GB of GDDR6 memory

Although we don't know much about Nvidia's next-generation of graphics cards, a new leaked image of a prototype card adds further weight to the rumor that it will make use of GDDR6 memory. The post
Samsung Claims It Could Double HBM2 Manufacturing, Fail to Meet Demand

Samsung Claims It Could Double HBM2 Manufacturing, Fail to Meet Demand

Samsung claims HBM2 demand is so phenomenal, it could double production without manufacturing enough. That's not actually great news, depending on how you look at the situation. The post Samsung
AMD Demos 7nm Vega for Machine Intelligence at Computex

AMD Demos 7nm Vega for Machine Intelligence at Computex

AMD's new Vega 7nm machine intelligence solution is debuting ahead of schedule. The post AMD Demos 7nm Vega for Machine Intelligence at Computex appeared first on ExtremeTech.
With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New GPUs Won’t Be Far Behind

With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New GPUs Won’t Be Far Behind

SK Hynix expects to ramp up GDDR6 volume production in the near future -- and they ain't ramping up production without customers to sell it to. The post With GDDR6 Memory Production Scaling Up, New
Massdrop: Nvidia Expects GPU Prices to Rise Through Q3 2018

Massdrop: Nvidia Expects GPU Prices to Rise Through Q3 2018

Hardware community Massdrop is predicting GPU prices will remain high through Q3 of this year. Here's hoping they're wrong. The post Massdrop: Nvidia Expects GPU Prices to Rise Through Q3 2018
Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs

Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs

Samsung is ramping up production of GDDR6 with an 18Gbit clock and a new process node. The post Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Samsung is now mass-manufacturing GDDR6 memory for your next GPU

Samsung is now mass-manufacturing GDDR6 memory for your next GPU

Expect to see memory like this in upcoming graphics cards.
Samsung starts producing GDDR6 RAM for next-gen graphics cards

Samsung starts producing GDDR6 RAM for next-gen graphics cards

You can start getting pumped about the next generation of graphics cards, as Samsung has announced that it's building the first-ever 16-gigabit GDDR6 chips using its 10-nanometer class technology. The
Samsung starts producing GDDR6 RAM for next-gen graphics cards

Samsung starts producing GDDR6 RAM for next-gen graphics cards

You can start getting pumped about the next generation of graphics cards, as Samsung has announced that it's building the first-ever 16-gigabit GDDR6 chips using its 10-nanometer class technology. The
Micron Ramps Up GDDR6 Production, Focuses On Cryptocurrency, Gaming, VR

Micron Ramps Up GDDR6 Production, Focuses On Cryptocurrency, Gaming, VR

Micron is prepping a major rollout of GDDR6 in GPUs, cryptocurrency miners, and next-generation activities like VR and deep learning. GDDR5 has had a good long run, but it's on its way out the door.
Samsung Introduces 16Gbps GDDR6 Memory, 2GB Capacities

Samsung Introduces 16Gbps GDDR6 Memory, 2GB Capacities

Samsung has announced new records for GDDR6 speeds and capacities--16Gbps per channel and 16Gb ICs. Building higher-bandwidth cards with fewer chips is a win for all involved. The post Samsung
Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6 Roadmaps, Production

Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6 Roadmaps, Production

Micron sees a future for GDDR5X and GDDR6 well into 2018, as the new memory standard ramps up and existing VRAM hits higher bandwidth levels. The post Micron Releases Update on GDDR5X, GDDR6
AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until Later This Year

AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until Later This Year

AMD has acknowledged it won't ship its consumer Vega GPUs this quarter -- but while it'll demo the cards at Computex, it isn't providing a new ship date. The post AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until
SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix has announced production on GDDR6 with launches expected in early 2018 -- but wasn't HBM2 supposed to obviate the need for higher-speed conventional memory? The post SK Hynix Will Launch