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What is a GPU?
Graphics processing unit, or GPU, is a specialized chip that provides 2D or 3D images. Display adapters contain one or more GPUs to allow fast graphics rendering.
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2007-08-07 AMD tips 'first' GPU with native DisplayPort 1.1
AMD has announced the successful interoperability testing of its next-generation GPU with a native DisplayPort 1.1 transmitter.
2008-02-04 AMD teraflop GPU pushes game realism beyond HD
AMD 18179 has released the ATI Radeon HD 3870 X2 GPU, expanding the visual boundaries of PC gaming beyond the 1,080p HD threshold.
2016-01-06 AMD shares details about GPU using 14nm FinFET process
The Polaris chip, also known as AMD's GCN 4.0, was shown running at less than 86W compared to 152W for a current GPU, with both chips running the same videogame at 60fps and 1080-progressive resolution.
2011-06-20 AMD sees CPU/GPU cores as new gates
Viewing CPU and GPU cores as the new building blocks of choice, AMD has made Fusion open and CPU- and GPU-agnostic, and later offer it as a generic heterogeneous multi-core architecture to all-comers.
2007-05-30 AMD picks TSMC 65nm process for GPU line
AMD has chosen foundry partner TSMC's 65nm process technology for its GPU product line, the fab headquartered in Hsinchu said.
2011-05-04 AMD GPU supports OpenCL, six independent displays
AMD introduced the AMD Radeon E6760 embedded discrete graphics processor offering embedded system designers support for OpenCL and six independent displays.
2010-12-15 AMD calls for heterogeneous, GPU computing papers
AMD issued a call for papers on heterogenous and GPU computing to be presented at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit set in June 2011. Deadline for proposals is on February 4, 2011.
2010-09-14 60 companies showcase GPU apps
Sixty companies from around the world are showcasing new technologies based on the GPU at the Emerging Companies Summit at this September's GPU Technology Conference.
2011-02-16 2.5GHz/core Snapdragon claims integrates GPU, LTE
Qualcomm's next mobile processor architecture for the Snapdragon family will be available in single-, dual- and quad-core versions and include an Adreno GPU and integrated multimode LTE modem.
2009-07-30 Yield issues may hurt graphics IC market
Yield issues in the graphics chip market are causing a possible shortfall in shipments at the high-end, according to an analyst.
2013-06-26 Xbox 360 E mimics predecessor
Xbox 360 E adopts Xbox One's looks and may have cured Red Ring of Death, says teardown team at iFixit.
2011-11-21 Workstation tech touts simultaneous computing and simulation
Nvidia's Maximus technology claims to speed up work by concurrently handling graphics and compute-intensive work.
2014-09-11 When sub-systems are more than just bigger IP
At the end of the day, the reason CPU and GPU sub-systems are not just bigger IP is that they have to be wrapped and optimised to the nth degree to be competitive on Power, Performance, Area/Cost, and Reliability.
2014-06-03 Wearables, IoT-ready GPUs shrink silicon size
The GPUs are designed to offload and reduce system resources including complete UI/composition and display controller integration, minimal CPU overhead, and bandwidth modulation.
2007-03-14 Vista-optimized motherboards feature AMD graphics chipset
Advanced Micro Devices' manufacturing partners have introduced four motherboards with the company's 690G chipset, one of a recently released line of processors optimized for running Windows Vista.
2011-01-04 Virtualization software for Sandy Bridge
LucidLogix Technologies launched Virtu, software designed specifically to support Sandy Bridge processors in working with external GPUs.
2012-06-20 UK, Thai researchers use Tesla GPUs to combat H1N1
Nvidia's GPUs play an integral role in a research that shed new light on prevention of future epidemics of H1N1 influenza virus.
2015-04-09 TSMC announces plans for 10nm, 16nm tech
TSMC is set to release a compact, low-power version of its 16nm FinFET process and shared its road map for smaller process nodes and will begin construction of a new 10nm fab next year.
2013-04-10 TI-powered Moonshot in the works, says HP
Texas Instruments joined several ARM and x86 vendors that eventually will find a place aboard HP's Project Moonshot systems, which currently ships only with Intel Atom SoCs.
2005-06-01 The graphics chip as supercomputer
The time has come for GPUs to transform into a full-fledged computing device.
2009-11-19 Tesla GPUs enable low-cost parallel computing
Nvidia's new Telsa GPUs deliver the same performance as CPU-based clusters at a tenth of the cost, and one-twentieth the power.
2009-09-21 Step-down controller tailored for Nvidia GPUs
From Maxim Integrated Products comes a single-phase, step-down controller for powering Nvidia GPUs.
2013-02-26 Sony drops CELL, switches to x86 CPU for PS4
According to the lead system architect of the PS4, the Japanese consumer electronics giant will now run a new AMD accelerated processing unit (APU) which integrates an x86 CPU and GPU on the same die.
2012-09-03 Sonics joins HSA Foundation to support mobile, cloud computing
The company will assist with R&D and will provide system IP to semiconductor companies building SoCs that adopt the HSA architecture by ensuring Sonics' products are specification-compliant.
2010-11-16 SoC addresses 1080p, 3D computing needs
Amlogic combines ARM Cortex-A9 processor and ARM Mali-400 GPU with 1080p video
2013-01-10 Snapdragon powered by quad-core Krait sampled out
The Snapdragon 600 and 800 are powered by quad-core Krait 300 and Krait 400 processors, respectively, enhanced implementations of its currently used ARM-compatible Krait processor.
2014-02-14 SN65DSI86, SN65DSI96 hardware implementation
Here are guidelines and recommendations for implementing SN65DSI86 or SN65DSI96 in system hardware.
2003-02-20 SiS graphics card adds VIVO functionality
SiS Corp. has announced that its Xabre600 graphics chipset solution now offers VIVO functionality.
2005-06-01 Simulating fluid flow in a graphics chip
Navier-Stokes equations will show how GPUs are well-matched with the demands of fluid simulation.
2014-08-07 Server card touts 2.53TFLOPS compute performance
The AMD FirePro S9150 server card is supported by a powerful software ecosystem, enabling developers to better harness its compute performance.
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