Connect with us
AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to

Components

AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to 17%, and possibly more. The test of the new driver showed that there really is an increase

Published

on

AMD recently promised that its new graphics driver will bring gaming performance up to 24%. This driver is already available and we have test results.

AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to 17%, and possibly more.  The test of the new driver showed that there really is an increase

Unfortunately, the source did not test the games Crysis Remastered and Total War Saga: Troy, where AMD promised 24% and 17% growth, respectively. But even without them, the situation is generally clear.

AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to 17%, and possibly more.  The test of the new driver showed that there really is an increase

AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to 17%, and possibly more.  The test of the new driver showed that there really is an increase
AMD video cards have become dramatically faster by up to 17%, and possibly more.  The test of the new driver showed that there really is an increase

As you can see, on average for 50 games, the increase was 2-3% depending on the resolution, which is completely imperceptible during the game. But still it is more correct to look at the results in specific games.

And there really is something to appreciate. If we talk about Full HD, then in Watch Dogs: Legion the increase was 12%, and this is the maximum figure. At the same time, in 2K resolution in the same game, the increase was already 17%.

Also, a noticeable increase was observed in Death Stranding, Apex Legends, The Witcher 3, Forza 5 and a number of other projects. If we compare the results with AMD’s promises, then in the same Apex Legends the company promised a 5% increase, but in fact we have from 6% to 9% depending on the resolution, that is, the result is even better. So, perhaps, in the same Crysis Remastered, the growth will be even more than the promised 24%.

Separately, it is worth highlighting Godfall, where the new driver, on the contrary, leads to a decrease in performance by 2-7%.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Components

The power consumption of the Radeon RX 7000 series graphics cards will not be as huge as that of the GeForce RTX 40

Published

on

The power consumption of the Radeon RX 7000 series graphics

Rumors are actively attributing huge power consumption up to 600 W and even higher to GeForce RTX 40 video cards. Radeon RX 7000 cards will also consume more than the current generation.

The power consumption of the Radeon RX 7000 series graphics cards will not be as huge as that of the GeForce RTX 40

AMD Senior Vice President Sam Naffziger revealed some details about the RDNA 3 architecture and products based on it. He also touched upon the topic of energy consumption.

The demand for gaming and computing performance is increasing, while at the same time the development of technical processes is slowing down quite sharply. Thus, the power level will only increase. We now have a multi-year roadmap with very significant energy efficiency improvements to offset this curve, but the trend is there.

Performance is critical, but even if our designs are more energy efficient, that doesn’t mean we won’t raise power levels if competitors are doing the same. They’ll just have to raise them much higher than us.

Thus, the Radeon RX 7000 line, despite the previously stated 50 percent advantage (over the RX 6000) in power efficiency, will stand out for its high power consumption simply because of the huge performance boost. At the same time, AMD is confident that Nvidia will have to increase power consumption even higher.

For now, the RX 6000 line is more power efficient than the GeForce RTX 30, although the difference isn’t huge. Previously, there were rumors that the top-end RX 7900 XT will consume 450 watts versus 600 watts in the case of the RTX 4090, but so far these are just rumors.

Continue Reading

Components

Who will release the weakest modern video card? GeForce GTX 1630, claiming this title, will be released on June 28

Published

on

Who will release the weakest modern video card GeForce GTX

The GeForce GTX 1630 graphics card may hit the market on June 28th. This was announced by the manufacturer of 3D-maps Colorful.

Who will release the weakest modern video card?  GeForce GTX 1630, claiming this title, will be released on June 28

However, the source says that the date may change, and this is quite likely, given that Nvidia has already postponed the launch of the adapter twice.

The GTX 1630 will be the weakest video card from the current Nvidia line if we are talking about new products. Recall that it is based on the TU117 GPU with 512 CUDA cores, has 4 GB of memory and a 64-bit bus.

The performance of such an adapter will be very modest. Previously, there was evidence that the new product will be slower than the GeForce GTX 1050 Ti. This means that it will probably be weaker than the latest Intel Arc A380, which is 5-15% behind the GTX 1650.

Continue Reading

Components

Ryzen 6800U and Radeon 680M: Aya Neo is preparing another portable console – Flip clamshell

Published

on

Ryzen 6800U and Radeon 680M Aya Neo is preparing another

Chinese manufacturer AyaNeo has announced the fifth handheld game console, which will be released in the fourth quarter of this year. This is a model called Flip, which is structurally similar to the Nintendo DS.

Ryzen 6800U and Radeon 680M: Aya Neo is preparing another portable console - Flip clamshell

So far, there are no special details about the new product. It is only known that the console will receive an 8-core and 16-thread Ryzen 7 6800U (Zen 3+) with a frequency range from 2.7 to 4.7 GHz. Integrated graphics – Radeon 680M architecture RDNA 2. The device will also receive a 7-inch display. Also, judging by the published image, AyaNeo Flip will receive analog sticks and rear triggers.

Note that the company has already announced the release of AyaNeo 2, AyaNeo 2 Geek, AyaNeo Air and AyaNeo Slide. The latest version, by the way, is made in the slider form factor. There, a full-fledged keyboard is hidden under the screen.

Ryzen 6800U and Radeon 680M: Aya Neo is preparing another portable console - Flip clamshell

There is no information about the start date of sales yet, the price and configuration options are also unknown.

Continue Reading

Most Popular