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Better Semiconductor Stock: AMD or Qualcomm

AMD and Qualcomm are both solid long-term investments. Both stocks look cheap relative to their growth prospects. One of these stocks will provide more stability in this stormy market. You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services. Become a Motley Fool...
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Has AMD Stock Found Its Way North Again?

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) - Get Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Report ticked higher this week due to bullish news from Wall Street. This was a welcome development, because AMD, along with other tech and growth stocks, had been trending lower this year. However, while there's still some uncertainty...
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AMD graphics cards could get a free speed boost

AMD could give its graphics cards a big boost with an incoming driver that considerably improves performance, or that’s the word from the GPU grapevine. This comes from YouTube leaker RedGamingTech (RGT) who has heard from a couple of separate sources that AMD is in the process of making some meaningful changes across its driver stack.

Windows Update Fixes Issues with Intel and AMD's CET

Advanced CPU security techniques are meant to prevent various malware attacks, but sometimes they harm legit benevolent programs. This is what happened to Intel-developed control-flow enforcement technology (CET) that prevented users from launching applications from Microsoft Store on some Windows 10-based systems. To resolve the issue, users need to install the new KB5015020 Windows 10 hotfix.

Pick up an AMD Ryzen 7 5800X For Only $285: Real Deals

It's Friday, and we have some great deals for the weekend! Starting with AMD's Ryzen 7 5800X which is available for only $285from Amazon — that's an amazing price for such performance. Check our review of the 5800X for more details. Dell's S2721DGF 27-inch 165Hz gaming monitor is back...

Computex Organizer Confirms ASRock AMD X670E Motherboards Incoming

ASRock is preparing to showcase several cutting-edge motherboards at Computex 2022 next week. The firm's first AMD Socket AM5 motherboards for Ryzen 7000 Zen 4 processors will be revealed for all to see. An official ASRock Computex event video, spotted by Twitter's Komachi, is queued up for May 26. The video page says that ASRock will share details of its X670E Taichi, X670E Taichi Carrara, and other motherboards.

Minisforum Launches the HX90G Mini PC With AMD Radeon RX 6650M GPU

Compact PC and barebones specialist Minisforum has launched a graphically beefed-up version of its HX90 mini PC. The new Minisforum HX90G builds on the AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX of its predecessor by adding a discrete Radeon RX 6650M GPU to the motherboard. Unfortunately, Minisforum has yet to publish an HX90G product page, so all the specs we have come courtesy of the Dutch tech site Tweakers. As such, take them with a grain of salt until we have official confirmation.

AMD's New DX11 Enhancing Preview Driver Underwhelms in 50 Game Test Suite

AMD's new Software Preview Driver for May 2022, has brought about some astonishing performance gains for several DX11 titles, with some titles gaining a 30% boost in minimum fps. However, such gains may not be very common, based on the results of a 50-game benchmark suite tested by Techspot. AMD's miracle-working driver helped in a few cases, but the 'magic' was clearly lacking elsewhere.

AMD Patents Automatic Memory Overclocking Tool

AMD has filed a patent for a program that performs automatic memory overclocking to simplify enthusiasts' lives. The app can automatically test overclocked memory modules for stability and locally store memory overclocking profiles unique to a particular system. Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) overclocking has existed for decades. At first,...