ATI

January 29th, 2010

Unannounced ATI Radeon HD 5450 Available in Latvia and Ebay

ATI is is taking over the market, ensuring that they have every possible price and performance point covered when it comes to video cards and their new 5000 series cards. Their latest focus is on the lower end of the market with the Cedar core featured on the rumoured HD 5450 and HD 5500 series. [...]

January 27th, 2010

ATI Catalyst 10.1 WHQL Drivers Released

The first ATI drivers of the new year are here; ATI has released the Catalyst 10.1′s. The driver’s bring no major improvements, just general bug fixes, however CatalystMaker on twitter promises big things for the next , stating “10.1 is just a standard release to fix up some bugs, but 10.2 and 10.3 will indeed [...]

January 14th, 2010

AMD ATI HD 5670 Launch – Complete Manufacturer Release Listings

This morning we have another exciting launch from ATI, this time of a sub $100 video card that brings DirectX11 and ATI’s Eyefinity technology to the masses for an incredibly reasonable price. While the Radeon HD 5670 will surely not be the last of the HD 5000 series to be released – and likely not [...]

January 14th, 2010

AMD Launches ATI Radeon HD 5670 Graphics Card

AMD today introduced the ATI Radeon™ HD 5670 graphics card, the latest addition to the award-winning line-up of the world’s first and only graphics products to fully support Microsoft DirectX® 11 gaming and computing, as well as new innovations such as ATI Eyefinity technology. Priced at less than USD $100,1 the ATI Radeon™ HD 5670 [...]

January 13th, 2010

AMD Rumoured to Be Working on HD 5830

AMD/ATI is reported to be soldifying their position in the graphics card market, by slotting in yet another video card to bridge the gap between the 128bit HD 5700 series and the powerful HD 5850 and up. The ATI Radeon HD 5830 is poised to come in under the $200 price range to offer a [...]

January 8th, 2010

AMD ATI Ships 2 Million DX11 Capable Graphics Processors

As AMD flaunts a milestone achievement, NVIDIA is left with nothing to fire back. At the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES),  AMD  announced the shipment of its two millionth DirectX 11-capable graphics processor to its technology partners, cementing AMD graphics as the standard for DirectX 11 computing.  This millions-shipped milestone comes just three months after [...]

January 7th, 2010

AMD Announces and Details World’s First DirectX 11 Compliant Mobile Graphics

AMD today introduced its lineup of next-generation DirectX 11-capable ATI Mobility Radeon Premium graphics, including ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 graphics, the highest performance graphics for notebooks in the world.   The entire family of DirectX 11-capable graphics consists of ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5800, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5700, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5600 [...]

December 17th, 2009

ATI Releases 9.12 Drivers AND 9.12 Hotfix

ATI has pulled a rabbit out of their hats today by releasing not only their usual monthly update with the 9.12 WHQL drivers but have also release a hotfix that brings additional functionality to certain series of cards. While the claimed performance improvements are minimal for single GPU configurations, one of the main highlights is the addition [...]

December 4th, 2009

Pitiful TSMC 40nm Chip Yeilds to Continue Through 2010

The dire situation over at the TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) in their production of 40nm chips has been evident since the launch of the ATI 5800 series graphics card, and unfortunately reports indicate it is unlikely to be resolved any time soon. A report from Fudzilla indicates that the situation over the yields of [...]

November 18th, 2009

ATI Releases 9.11 WHQL Catalyst Drivers

With the launch of the ATI Radeon HD 5970 video card only hours old, the official drivers with support for the new card, as well as fixes for existing cards have been released. The drivers include two new and fresh features, but nothing notable for game or graphical improvements; GPU Acceleration of H.264 video content [...]