Laptops with AMD 7-nm Navi GPUs are finally here

AMd RX 5500M

The rumor mill has been rife with buzzes about AMD’s upcoming 7nm Navi laptop GPUs. Enough with the chatter! We are starting to see actual hardware launches.

Just a few days ago, MSI launched the Alpha 15 gaming notebook. It comes with AMD’s Radeon RX 5500M Navi GPU, a Ryzen 7 3750H CPU, and a 15.6-inch 144Hz FreeSync display.


Real-time Raytracing with NVidia GeForce GTX 10, 16 Series Cards


NVidia is introducing the much idolized raytracing feature to a few candidates in the GeForce GTX 10 and 16 lineups, thanks to an upcoming driver support package that the company plans to unveil in April. The new driver update will add DirectX Raytracing (DXR), allowing RTX graphics to run on select Pascal and 16-series GPUs. (more…)