The reason why AMD's Vega power was high
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Power optimization engineers went to EPYC

It is no big secret that Vega 64 and 56 had quite high thermals and didn’t actually meet some of its performance targets. Some key power optimization engineers were pulled from the Vega team to the more important goal. The Naples server chip had a higher priority.

Samsung still building a GPU
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As Fudzilla reported in 2014

It takes a long time to make a GPU. As Fudzilla reported in late 2014, Samsung has been working for its own in-house GPU and it is getting closer to the finishing line.

AMD Raven Ridge APU will only get four updates a year
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Users not that happy

HEXUS has managed to confirm that AMD Raven Ridge APU owners will only get quarterly updates.

AMD releases Radeon Software 18.6.1 driver
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One to have for Warhammer: Vermintide II

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.6.1 driver update which provides support for Warhammer: Vermintide II game as well as fixes some issues seen with previous driver releases.

Intel discrete graphics to arrive in 2020
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SVP Raja Koduri confirms

Intel’s chief architect, senior vice president of the newly formed Core and Visual Computing Group, ex. Radeon Technology guru Raja Koduri has confirmed on Twitter that its discrete graphics will come in 2020.