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Jim at AdoredTV posted a much welcomed YouTube video called “AMD's Make or Break”. He had been taking a break from posting videos, as well as reserving such videos to patreons only. So when he put out this video, it was much appreciated! In this video, Jim went through some likely calculations of the yield… Continue reading 9/27/19 AdoredTV Comes to the Rescue, the Mystery of the Zen 2 6 Cores Chiplets
Today Digitimes sent out a “before going to press” email about an article to be published soon: "AMD delays Ryzen 9 3950X launch due to unsatisfactory clock speeds, sources claim" "Unsatisfactory clock speeds are associated with the delayed launch of AMD's 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X processor, which has nothing to do with support from its… Continue reading 9/24/19 Digitimes Spread Rumor About Ryzen 3950X
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7mJCOSXe_zc This is another great video by Jim AdoredTV. Navi should be great for the mainstream GPU lineup, with excellent performance to price ratio. I am hoping for launch by E3 2019.
AMD's Epyc 2 (codename Rome) has eight 7 nm chiplets, each has eight cores. See image below. Epyc 2 (Rome) AMD's Zen 2 as shown by Lisa Su at 2019 CES also showed an eight core 7 nm chiplet, with the potential of adding a second eight core chiplet on the same CPU. See image… Continue reading 3/30/19 AMD Chiplets!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRCGsZCYowg AdoredTV on Google Stadia Jim at AdoredTV released this video about Google Stadia. He is very positive about the prospect of Stadia and how AMD will benefit from this partnership. AMD was specifically and prominently mentioned by the presenter, and he thanked Lisa Su by name. Jim thinks the customized GPU is a 16… Continue reading 3/22/19 Market/Tech down big AMD 27.89 to 26.37
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjVjHce8uME AdoredTV came out with this video discussing Zen 2. In summary, 7 nm chiplets for everything AMD is making (non-Radeon). This will be great for binning, because they can use same chiplets for consoles. Customized 14 nm I/O dies for server, Ryzen, APU and Ryzen mobile. 5 GHz is likely. L3 cache is doubled.… Continue reading 1/27/19 Sunday
At 3 AM AdoredTV posted his new video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c8EONokJTdU TLDW: Problem with Navi in late 2018, was sent back to TSMC for re-tape. One to 2 months prior to CES, AMD decided to add Radeon 7 and postpone Navi to mid 2019. This was a change of plan. The worrisome point: AMD is selling Radeon… Continue reading 1/19/19 Saturday
AMD down on light volume. No reason. Some report of Intel buying AMD, which is nonsense. Another rumor of Intel luring Lisa Su over for CEO, unlikely IMO. Seems like market is waiting for ER, which should be Jan 29 Tuesday. Guidance was $1.45 B. Based on AMD Jan 2019 Investor Slides, still guiding mid-20%… Continue reading 1/16/19 AMD 20.40 to 19.73