Tech News Weekly Round Up – Week Ending 18/08/23


AMD Radeon GPU Detective Helps Troubleshoot GPU Crashes

AMD launches Radeon GPU Detective (RGD) v1.0 software to analyze GPU crashes.

Nvidia 5000 series: rumors, specs, and everything we know

The Nvidia 5000 series of GPUs are starting to make their way into the online rumor mills as the current-gen lineup of Nvidia graphics cards see their final releases.With the current Nvidia Lovelace generation of

NVIDIA Makes a Whopping 1000% Profit On its H100 AI GPUs

A recent estimate of NVIDIA's profits from the AI hype shocked us all, as it was disclosed that the company earns a whopping 1000% profit on its H100 AI GPUs. NVIDIA's Plans to Generate $300 Billion By AI-

Intel To Make Further Workforce Cuts in U.S., Report Says

Intel layoffs hundreds of GPU, cloud, and software R&D architects and engineers in Folsom and San Jose.

XPG launches new ATX 3.0-compliant Core Reactor II Gold PSUs

XPG has recently introduced the XPG Core Reactor II series of 80 Plus Gold modular PSUs. Built on the foundations of the original Core Reactor PSUs, the new series aims to maintain the same build quality

MSI’s Intel 14th Gen CPU-Ready Z790 MAX Motherboards Detailed: ACE, Carbon, Edge & Tomahawk With Updated Specs

MSI is preparing to launch its brand new Z790 MAX series motherboards which will feature support for Intel's 14th Gen Raptor Lake Refresh CPUs. Today, we have got full PCB breakdowns &

AMD Teases New Radeon RX 7000 Launch

AMD mainstream and performance mainstream Radeon RX 7000 graphics cards may be around the corner.

AMD vs Intel war isn't over as Team Blue claws back market share

New figures from Mercury Research suggest the struggling CPU market may be on the uptick in the second quarter of 2023. Intel has gained three points of market share over AMD and seems to be leading CPU shipments.Chris Szewczyk from PCGamer breaks d

Linus Media Group responds to workplace sexual harassment allegations

Linus Media Group (LMG) is one of the biggest platforms online when it comes to tech and hardware, with the primary channel (LinusTechTips) alone amassing an audience of over 15 million

AMD Navi 4X Halo GPU Renders Show What A Possible RDNA 4 MCM Chip Might Look Like

A few renders of what a possible AMD Navi 4X Halo GPU based on the RDNA 4 architecture have been published which should us a glimpse of what this flagship gaming chip could've been. AMD's High-End Navi

Baldur’s Gate 3 Hotfix Rolled Back After “Build Error” Causes Game Crashes

Larian Studios has rolled back the newest Baldur’s Gate 3 hotfix shortly after release. This hotfix, which was aimed at fixing a number of bugs and issues, was found to be causing further game crashes

Stock shortages for Nvidia’s RTX 4000 desktop GPUs? Rising prices? New rumor forecasts a bleak future

Nvidia’s RTX 4000 graphics cards could be running short of stock in the future, if fresh whisperings from the grapevine are to be believed.A new report (flagged by Hardware Times, via PC Gamer) from

AMD's Inception Fix Causes Up to 54% Performance Drop

AMD's Inception mitigations can cause some serious performance penalties, and the proof can be seen in this wide range of pre-and post-patch benchmark results.

Intel Battlemage GPU Test Tools Reveal Larger Package Size Than Alchemist

Hardware detective Harukaze5719 discovers two Intel test tools for the company's upcoming Battlemage gaming graphics cards.

Upcoming AMD RADV “Radeon Vulkan” Drivers To Bring Up To 3x Ray Tracing Performance Boost

The MESA Radeon Vulkan drivers "RADV" for AMD GPUs are expected to feature huge ray tracing performance upgrades in the coming release, with up to 3x the gains in some titles. Linux Users Should

Nvidia could be up to something odd with next-gen Blackwell GPUs – and AMD might take advantage

Nvidia’s next-gen Blackwell graphics cards, the rumored range to succeed current Lovelace GeForce GPUs, due to arrive in 2025 theoretically as RTX 5000 graphics cards, might be missing a

Intel’s future processors are looking seriously good – even the one that'll never exist

Intel is springing leaks as fast as a rapidly sinking ship, it would seem, as we’ve witnessed a trio of info dumps of one kind or another over the weekend from the rumor mill.VideoCardz spotted all these leaks [1,

Gamescom ONL line-up includes Alan Wake 2 and Black Myth Wukong

amescom is one of the biggest annual industry events, with all manner of developers and publishers taking to the convention to announce and show off their in-development titles. One of the biggest

Intel's Core i7-14700K Benchmarked: More Cores, Higher Clocks

Intel's Core i7-14700K packs 8P and 12E cores, beats predecessor in all tests.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 50 GPUs Rumored To Feature Blackwell Architecture: GB202, GB203, GB205, GB206 & GB207 SKUs

NVIDIA is preparing its next-gen GPU lineup codenamed Blackwell which is expected to power the GeForce RTX 50 gaming lineup. NVIDIA Blackwell GPU Architecture To Feature At Least Six GPU SKUs

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