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Do AMD Drivers Really Deserve Such a Hostile Reception?

Introduction AMD has a serious image problem with their drivers which stems from buggy, unrefined updates, and a slow release schedule. Even though this perception began many ...

April 16, 2016 at 9:00 am by

XFX Brings Back Blower Style R9 390X

When AMD first launched their R9 290 and 290X GPUs back in 2013, many had mixed feelings for the blower style cooler. While the cooler was one of the best efforts yet from ...

October 31, 2015 at 12:00 pm by

Radeon R9 390X Teardown Reveals R9 290X

The new AMD graphics cards are almost here and as with most hardware launches, cards are already finding their way into the wild. Now it seems someone has taken their brand ...

June 15, 2015 at 4:30 pm by

PowerColor Clarifies Details on AMD 390X Photos at Computex

Computex 2015 – As we are live at Computex, we wanted to find out of the leaked photos actually were of the upcoming AMD Radeon R9 390X or not. So we caught up with ...

June 4, 2015 at 7:29 am by

AMD Hawaii GPUs Returning With Radeon 300 Series

It’s not uncommon for current generation graphics cards to be tweaked, improved and rebranded to become part of the next-generation launch. This time around, it seems ...

May 18, 2015 at 9:38 am by

More AMD Radeon R9 390X Specifications Leaked

Following on from earlier rumoured leak of the R9 300 series cooling and card length, it seems the specification of the highly anticipated R9 390x has slipped as well. From ...

May 7, 2015 at 9:38 pm by

Sapphire Tri-x Radeon R9 290x 8GB Graphics Card Review

Introduction The AMD R9 200 range has been with us now for around 18 months, much longer than a normal graphics card range. AMD produced some very high-quality products here ...

February 20, 2015 at 10:10 am by

Sapphire Reveals New 8GB R9 290x With Tri-X Cooler

Sapphire are no stranger to pushing the boundaries of their graphics cards. In recent months, they released the industry leading R9 290X 8GB graphics card, with their ...

January 26, 2015 at 7:10 pm by

Corsair Releases Hydro Series HG10 GPU Liquid Cooling Bracket

Corsair announced the immediate availability of the Hydro Series HG10 A1 Edition GPU liquid cooling bracket for AMD Radeon R9 290X and 290 graphics cards. The HG10 isn’t ...

November 19, 2014 at 11:55 pm by

PowerColor Release PCS+ 290X 8GB Graphics Card

The current hot topic is certainly 8GB graphics cards, with more and more manufacturers hitting the market with revised graphics cards. The most recent addition to the party ...

November 7, 2014 at 1:18 pm by

8 GB XFX Radeon R9 290X Graphics Card Spotted

Eager to get your graphics card loving hands on more VRAM? Then check out one of the first 8GB R9 290X graphics cards from XFX! We’ve already heard that Sapphire, MSI ...

November 6, 2014 at 10:04 am by

AMD Slashes R9 280 & R9 290 Cards

AMD have always strived to offer great value for money and their price vs performance ratios have always proven to be a thorn in the side of Nvidia. While Nvidia may be ...

October 8, 2014 at 11:28 am by

AMD Radeon R9 290X Gets a Price Cut

AMD have dug out the slashing-knife for another round of price cuts, as apparently AMD are working with their add-in board manufacturers and retailers to bring down the price ...

September 14, 2014 at 7:52 pm by

Swiftech Komodo R9-LE GPU Water Block Released

Swiftech has just revealed their new Komodo R90LE VGA water block, and as the name might suggest it is fully compatible with the AMD Radeon 290 and 290X graphics cards. This ...

May 4, 2014 at 10:48 am by

Fan Control Bug Causes MSI R9 290X Lightning Cards To Burnout!

While this news isn’t exactly new to some people out there, it’s now gotten to the point where it’s been discovered to be a wider issue that one or two cards ...

April 15, 2014 at 9:12 am by


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