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Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. is an American multinational semiconductor company based in Sunnyvale, California, United States, that develops computer processors and related technologies for business and consumer markets. While initially it manufactured its own processors, the company became fabless after GlobalFoundries was spun off in 2009. AMD’s main products include microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors and graphics processors for servers, workstations and personal computers, and embedded systems applications.

AMD Renoir Ryzen 4000 series APU with VEGA Graphics

Ingram Micro accidentally lists Ryzen 4000 Pro series distributor pricing

Ingram Micro conveniently leaked the prices of AMD’s upcoming Ryzen 4000 Pro series APUs. These consists of Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G, Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G and the highest spec- the Ryzen 7 PRO 4750G. Retailer and distributor sourced leaks are usually accurate as far as specs and confirmation of SKUs are concerned. The World’s worst kept secret called the ‘Matisse Refresh’ is a testament since a lot of leaks came from Gigabyte, though the SKU numbering was inaccurate. Biostar leaked a good amount of information about the Ryzen Pro series, too.
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Intel NUC 8 Kaby Lake-G with AMD RX M graphics

Driver support for NUC 8 with Kaby Lake-G CPU and RX Vega M Graphics is nowhere to be seen

AMD and Intel collaborated and made its first creation a year ago, codenamed NUC 8 ‘Hades Canyon’. Intel used its Kaby Lake-G CPU with Radeon RX Vega M graphics in the same package. The end results really an abomination, even though both competed against eachother actively. The CPU used in NUC 8 was impressive two years ago. However, the problem was with its driver support shortly after its availability in 2018. The respective chipmakers assured support for drivers for up to 5 years. You’d reckon they’d keep up with their word.
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AMD Renoir Ryzen 4000 series APU with VEGA Graphics

Ryzen 4000 Pro Series Renoir APUs benchmark results are mighty impressive

The prolific leaked information hunter _rogame was able to find UL Benchmark’s 3DMark tests on the upcoming Renoir-based Ryzen 4000 series APUs. Based on the benchmarks, the upcoming APUs have strong CPU performance over its predecessor. The screenshots show the existence of three APUs- the Ryzen 7 Pro 4700G, Ryzen 5 Pro 440G and the Ryzen 3 Pro 4200G. The Renoir APUs are based on the 7nm process Zen 2 architecture manufactured by the TSMC.
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AMD B550 A520 Chipset

AMD A520 motherboards ready to be sold by September

AMD has three motherboard chipset nomenclature- X, B and A series. As you’d expect, the release of AMD A520 motherboards is inevitable. An industry source suggests the all-new low-budget tier chipset will be available in September. It is not surprising news, to be honest. But it looks like the A-series will be pushed harder towards low-budget gaming PCs and general/ HTPC segment.
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AMD Ryzen

Biostar B550GTQ lists all the Ryzen 4000G, Pro and GE SKUs

Biostar listed all the Ryzen 4000G APUs with some information. This was on the B550GTQ motherboard’s CPU support list before it was taken down. But it showed all the upcoming Renoir-based Ryzen 4000 series Accelerated Processing Units (APU). Just very recently, another motherboard listing confirmed more information.  The listing of SKUs on a motherboard support list also indicates its inevitable release, most likely on June with the B550 motherboards are listed for sale.
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