https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/9/18658796/bethesda-softworks-orion-cloud-gaming-improvement-doom-preview-e3-2019 First, Bethesda Softworks announced at E3 their Orion gaming software platform which could greatly improve cloud gaming performance while requiring slower internet speed, for all the different game streaming services. It can be added by game developers into their game engines. If true, the Orion system can actually make these streaming services much more… Continue reading 6/15/19 What is the Future of Cloud Gaming?
I had the pleasure of attending the AMD Next Horizon Gaming E3 2019 presentation in person. It was a lot of fun. Lisa Su has become quite a powerful speaker and presenter. I was given an AMD Team Red T-shirt while in line, sent to sit in the front row and asked to form a… Continue reading 6/10/19 Lisa Su’s E3 Surprise! AMD 32.41 to 33.23
Nvidia reported after hours, consisting of a slight revenue beat of $2.2B and earning of $0.88 vs. $0.81, both are well off Q1 from last year. Inventory of $1.43B is still quite high, a little lower than the previous $1.57B, but well above $0.8B average in the past. Datacenter GPU is down somewhat. Some big… Continue reading 5/16/19 Nvidia Blames Pause! AMD 27.58 to 28.01
With no news on the trade war front, AMD made a nice recovery today. https://www.anandtech.com/show/14325/amd-to-host-next-horizon-gaming-event-at-e3-2019 AMD announced that they will host the Next Horizon Gaming event at E3 on 6/10/19. It is anticipated that AMD will launch the Ryzen 3/Epyc 2 (Rome) at Computex 2019, and the Navi GPUs at E3. Also, Microsoft will likely… Continue reading 5/14/19 AMD to Host Next Horizon Gaming at E3 AMD 26.24 to 27.32
https://aws.amazon.com/about-aws/whats-new/2019/03/new-amazon-ec2-m5ad-and-r5ad-featuring-amd-epyc-processors-are-now-available/ These AWS M5 and R5 instances are very important wins for AMD. Cloud users can achieve 10% savings by switching from Intel to AMD instantaneously. Actually T3 instances are also announced at the AWS Summit. Check out these slides below from the summit. https://imgur.com/a/rhnBo5r Slides from the AWS Summit This is a quote by… Continue reading 3/28/19 AWS New Epyc Instances AMD 24.89 to 25.06
Radeon 7 unboxing videos are surfacing. Benchmarks will have to wait until February 7, when it launches as NDA is lifted. Special lucite stand shipped to the reviewers looks very sharp. This card may perform better than people give it credit for. It does have 16 GB of HBM, so quite future proof. https://wccftech.com/nvidia-may-have-understated-crypto-revenue-by-more-than-a-billion-dollars/ Another… Continue reading 2/4/19 AMD 24.51 to 24.13