The first big test of a laptop based on the latest Ryzen 9 7945HX processor has appeared on the Web. We are talking about the Asus Zephyrus Duo 16 mobile PC, which is also equipped with a GeForce RTX 4090 Laptop.
The Ryzen 9 7945HX seems to be the most productive mobile processor, as it is faster than the Intel flagships (Core i9-13900HX/13950HX/13980HX) in multi-threaded tasks. Moreover, in the source rating there are several different laptops on the mentioned Intel CPUs, and when comparing the new Asus with the Razer Blade 16, it turns out that the Ryzen 9 7945HX is faster than the Core i9-13950HX by an impressive 26%!
But when compared with the MSI Titan GT77 HX 13VI, the difference is only 4%. As always, in the case of laptops, the performance of both the CPU and GPU is very much dependent on power and cooling limits. In any case, the Ryzen 9 7945HX is the best in the source rating so far. In single-threaded mode, Intel flagships are slightly faster, but this mode is less important in modern conditions.
In addition, the new AMD is more energy efficient than its competitors. The Ryzen 9 7945HX consumed up to 120W of power in the quoted laptop, versus about 150W for Intel’s flagships. If the same Core i9-13980HX is limited to 120 W, then AMD’s flagship will be 22% faster.
It is also worth noting that the Ryzen 9 7945HX is exactly twice as fast as the Apple M2 Max and two and a half times faster than its conventional predecessor, the Ryzen 9 6900HX.
Micron calls Crucial T700 world’s fastest SSD
Promotional materials for the Crucial T700 solid-state drive have been published on the Web. In them, Micron lists all the characteristics of the device and notes that the T700 is the fastest SSD on the planet.
Claimed sequential read and write speeds are 12,400 and 11,800 MB/s, respectively. The creators talk about two times the superiority of PCIe 4 SSDs and 22 times the superiority of SSDs with SATA interfaces.
The device uses 232-layer Micron memory and a Phison controller. Retail options will come with 1, 2 and 4 TB of flash memory. Interestingly, the T700 will have both a version with a heatsink (with advanced fins and no noisy fan) and a regular version without any cooling. One of the materials demonstrates very well what a cooling system is.
GeForce RTX 3050, which you can always take with you. ADLink Pocket AI external graphics card introduced
ADLink has expanded its range with an unusual device called Pocket AI. This is a portable video card in a very compact package.
Technically, this is a stripped-down mobile GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop, that is, we are talking about 2048 CUDA cores and 4 GB of memory, but the bus is halved to 64 bits.
At the same time, TGP is only 25 watts. True, despite this, the device still requires a power connection, although almost any charger with USB Power Delivery 3.0+ support will do here. Connection to a PC is implemented via Thunderbolt 3.
The dimensions of the novelty are 106 x 72 x 25 mm with a weight of 250 g, that is, you can easily take a 3D card with you if necessary.
The price is still unknown, and sales will begin in June.
Among the Radeon RX 7900 and GeForce RTX 40, there is no such offer. Radeon RX 6950 XT sells for just $656
All the latest news regarding the reduction in the price of AMD video cards concerned the latest RX 7900 models. Meanwhile, the previous generation sometimes looks more attractive. For example, the Radeon RX 6950 XT is currently on sale for just $656!
Apparently, this is the lowest price (or one of the lowest) for such an adapter since the release. Recall that the RX 6950 XT initially started at $1,100.
For $ 656 they give the XFX Speedster Merc 319. But this is in the USA, that is, the price is excluding taxes. In Europe, the cheapest option already with taxes is given for 720 euros, and this is the Sapphire Nitro card.
According to AMD itself, the RX 7900 XT is only 5-7% faster than the RX 6950 XT. At the same time, the cheapest RX 7900 XT will now cost $ 800. The GeForce RTX 40 line also does not offer similar price-performance ratios, since the RTX 4070 Ti will cost at least the same $ 800.
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