Day: December 3, 2019

AMD to outsource X670 chipsets to ASMedia for Ryzen 4000 CPUs
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AMD to outsource X670 chipsets to ASMedia for Ryzen 4000 CPUs

AMD’s next-gen X670 chipset could be once again manufactured by a third-party, insider sources report. Despite efforts to design its latest high-end chipset in-house with X570 and Ryzen 3000 CPUs for PCIe 4.0 support, AMD is said to be back relying on third parties, likely ASMedia, to produce a platform controller fit for its next-gen Zen 3 / Ryzen 4000 processors expected in the new year. read more

Intel Xe GPUs will only appear as reference cards with AIBs not willing to cooperate
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Intel Xe GPUs will only appear as reference cards with AIBs not willing to cooperate

According to a regular poster on Chinese tech forum, Chiphell, the Intel Xe GPUs will only appear in reference graphics card designs with no current add-in board (AIB) partners yet willing to cooperate for this first-gen release. That’s probably not a huge surprise, given that it’s an unproven architecture that manufacturers aren’t going to want to commit to until they see some momentum with second and third-gen Xe GPUs. read more

Logitech launches pink G Pro wireless gaming mouse for gaming charities
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Logitech launches pink G Pro wireless gaming mouse for gaming charities

Logitech has announced a limited edition pink “PIXEL” Logitech G Pro Wireless Gaming Mouse. Starting in hot pink, Logitech will be launching a new colour of its top esports mouse each month. And the best bit? Not only do you net yourself something special – and the best gaming mouse going – all profits from the sales of PIXEL in pink and whatever colour is next will be split between three organisations: AbleGamers, The Abilities Research Center at Mount Sinai, and SpecialEffect. read more