Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Anandtech forums on trial: The corruption runs deep.

An excellent article written by SilliconWars about AnandTech forums and "unbiased" moderators who run the forums. A must read!


Sunday, January 5, 2014

AMD Kaveri Tech Day!

Original source:


Die shot:

IPC up to 20% better:

Kaveri's die shot from the presentation(tried to fix perspective):

Some crude module comparison with "leaked" module of unknown AMD core from 5 months back:

Image of Kaveri's module from tech day(bad quality due to low res. of orig. imae):

Leaked module of unknown core:

Now two overlapped with the 2nd image set with high opacity:

Seems it doesn't match so well. It might be that the unknown module shot is Excavator module(?).