AMD Ryzen boxed coolers detailed
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Wraith Max and Wraith Spire coolers

As was the case with previous CPUs, AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPUs will be available as a tray option, without a cooler and as a "boxed" version, with cooler, and today we have a few more details regarding two boxed coolers, the Wraith Max and Wraith Spire.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X CPU gets benchmarked
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Performance close to Core i7-5960X

As we draw closer to the official launch of AMD's Ryzen CPU lineup, it is no surprise that we get to see some benchmark leaks and while there have been some around, this is the first time we have seen a few benchmarks at the same place.

AMD shows off die shots of Ryzen cores
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And selfies of core complex modules


AMD has released some selfies of the upcoming Ryzen CPU line.

AMD Ryzen 7 1800X flagship listed at €519 ex. VAT in Europe
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Points to February 28th availability

There are plenty of rumors regarding AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPUs floating around and the latest one shows some of those SKUs listed in Europe, including the flagship Ryzen 7 1800X CPU priced at €519 ex. VAT.

AMD confirms its Capsaicin event for February 28th
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At the GDC 2017 show

As rumored earlier, AMD has now confirmed that it will be hosting its "Capsaicin and Cream" event at the GDC 2017 show on February 28th.

AMD releases Radeon Software ReLive 17.2.1 beta driver
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Ready for Sniper Elite 4 and For Honor

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.2.1 beta driver which brings performance optimizations and support for Sniper Elite 4 and For Honor as well as a couple of fixes and performance and stability improvements.

AMD Ryzen to boost AMD stock
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Performance good, stock price good

Fudzilla reported a few times that Zen and the desktop part Ryzen are a crucial part of AMD’s strategy in the future. The fact that our sources confirm that Ryzen will compete well against Core i7 Extreme edition will definitely help AMD’s stock.

Intel claims Cannonlake improvements
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15 percent figure touted


Intel was showing a slide at its investor day yesterday which claims that Cannonlake will give a 15 percent performance improvement.

Intel CPU with AMD iGPU coming this year
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Kaby Lake paired up with AMD GPU

It appears that rumors regarding an Intel CPU with AMD integrated GPU are now heating up and that we might just see such CPU this year.

AMD sues over stolen patents
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ITC called in


LG, MediaTek, Sigma Designs and Vizio have all been named in a court case in which AMD is throwing its toys out of the pram in a big way.