AMD just launched a free tool all PC gamers should have

AMD has just unveiled Frame Latency Meter (FLM), an open-source Windows utility designed to measure the response time of games based on mouse movements. FLM measures the time it takes for a mouse movement to translate into a new frame on the screen, providing insights into system performance. This tool is particularly aimed at advanced … Read more

AMD, IIT-B partner to support semiconductor startups in India

New Delhi: Chip-maker AMD India on Monday announced a partnership with the Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE), an incubator at IIT-Bombay, to promote semiconductor startups in the country. Under the partnership, AMD will provide grants to IIT-B incubated startups working on the development of energy-efficient spiking neural network (SNN) chips. The startups will have … Read more

Game dev on Intel’s unstable CPUs: I might lose over $100K

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends Intel’s best processors have been crashing for months, and despite many attempts, the issue is nowhere near being fixed. In fact, the impact might be far worse than we thought. Original reports about stability issues with the Core i9-13900K and the Core i9-14900K came from PC gamers, but now, we’re … Read more

The first details leak about AMD Zen 6 chips

AMD Last month at Computex, AMD announced its Zen 5-based desktop and mobile processors, set for launch later this month. Shortly after this announcement, details about their successor, code-named “Medusa,” have emerged. According to leaks, Medusa will be part of the Zen 6 lineup and is expected to be released in late 2025, contrary to … Read more

AMD’s next flagship CPU to be 45% faster than predecessor

AMD An engineering sample of the Ryzen 9 9950X processor has surfaced in AIDA64 benchmarks. Shared by Anandtech Forum user igor_kavinsky, the results reveal noticeable performance gains. The Ryzen 9 9950X demonstrates a 45% improvement in AES encryption and a 39% boost in FP32 and FP64 operations over its predecessor, the Ryzen 9 7950X. The … Read more

Hacker claims to have hit Apple days after hacking AMD

Eric Thayer / Getty Images Data breaches happen all the time, but when the giants get hit, it’s impossible not to wonder what kind of critical data may become exposed. Earlier this week, notorious cybercriminal Intelbroker reported that they managed to hack AMD. Now, they followed up with claims about hacking Apple, and went as … Read more

We have good news about AMD’s upcoming Ryzen 9000 chips

AMD Earlier this month we saw AMD unveiling its new Ryzen 9000 series desktop processors at Computex 2024. The new desktop processors feature AMD’s next-gen Zen 5 architecture, promising approximately 15% faster performance. During the announcement, AMD said that the new chips will arrive in July 2024, however, online retailer B&H suggests that preorders will … Read more