AMD has released a new version of their AMD Radeon Software driver—Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 21.1.1, bringing a slew of performance updates and fixes to Radeon graphics cards. This includes support for Hitman 3 and delivering a 10 per cent increase in 4K performance with Radeon RX 6800 XT graphics cards. It also brings support for Quake II RTX.
AMD has unveiled its highly anticipated AMD Ryzen 5000 Series desktop processor lineup powered by the new “Zen 3” architecture. The new processor family offers up to 16 cores, 32 threads and 72MB of cache, headlined by the AMD Ryzen 9 5950X.
It’s incredible how much the semiconductor space, specifically in desktop computing, has changed over the past few years. Intel has been a dominant player for the better part, until AMD’s Zen and subsequently Zen 2 architecture came into the picture. For the longest time, quad-core processors ruled the roost. Now we’re talking six, eight, ten cores, and more. Most importantly, prices have been driven down to the benefit of consumers.
Lenovo is offering up to 50 per cent discount on its upcoming Lenovo 8.8 Deals campaign, happening on 8 August 2020. This will cover select product across the Lenovo product portfolio including ThinkPad E14 and E15 AMD, ThinkPad X13 AMD, and ThinkPad T14 AMD. In addition, the company also introduced LenovoPRO—a membership programme for small businesses which offers various perks such as early access to Lenovo 8.8 Deals with up to 50 per cent discount.
AMD has released the world’s first 7nm x86 desktop processors with built-in Radeon graphics for consumer and commercial PC markets. This includes AMD Ryzen 4000 Series Desktop Processors and AMD Athlon 3000 Series Desktop Processors, both with integrated Radeon Graphics and PRO versions for the enterprise market.
Ladies and gentlemen, presenting a new generation of workstation computing—the Lenovo ThinkStation P620. It’s the first and only professional workstation powered by AMD’s fresh-from-the-oven Ryzen Threadripper PRO “Castle Peak” processor and the only AMD-powered device in the ThinkStation line-up. Whether the workflow involves design and visualisation, rendering and AI, the ThinkStation P620 offers unprecedented performance and flexibility in a single socket CPU platform.