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AMD’s next-gen reference graphics cards are going to look an awful lot like Nvidia’s
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AMD’s next-gen reference graphics cards are going to look an awful lot like Nvidia’s

AMD has confirmed that it’s ditching the blower style coolers it’s used for practically all its reference graphics cards. The blower design of the AMD RX 5700 XT looked great, but in terms of its actual chip-chilling chops it was a little lacking. So now the red team has confirmed, via Scott Herkelman, that it’s going to be switching to either dual or tri-axial fan designs for next-gen reference designs. read more

AMD co-developed Microsoft’s DXR 1
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AMD co-developed Microsoft’s DXR 1.1 API to speed up Xbox Series X ray tracing

AMD has divulged fresh details about its all-new hardware accelerated approach to real-time ray tracing in games, fessing up to having “co-architected and co-developed” the latest DirectX Raytracing 1.1 API alongside Microsoft. Specifically to “take full advantage of the common ray tracing architecture” between a Radeon-powered PC and the next-generation Xbox Series X console. read more