Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [wccf] AMD Confirms Radeon HD 8000 ‘Sea Island’ Delay – Says HD 7000 Series To Remain Primary Focus
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[wccf] AMD Confirms Radeon HD 8000 ‘Sea Island’ Delay – Says HD 7000 Series To Remain Primary Focus - Page 18  

post #171 of 184
would not bother me if AMD didnt release anything this year and waited till after next gen consoles came out and released 8000 in 2014
My Current Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 2500k 4.5 GHz ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Radeon HD 6970 CFX 8.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 1600MHz (9-9-9-21) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
120GB Intel 320 SSD Cooler Master Hyper 212+ MS Windows 7 64-bit SP1 Acer H223H 
PowerCaseAudio
OCZ 850w Cooler Master CM 690 II Asus Xonar DG 
  hide details  
My Current Rig
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 2500k 4.5 GHz ASUS P8Z68-V PRO Radeon HD 6970 CFX 8.00 GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 1600MHz (9-9-9-21) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
120GB Intel 320 SSD Cooler Master Hyper 212+ MS Windows 7 64-bit SP1 Acer H223H 
PowerCaseAudio
OCZ 850w Cooler Master CM 690 II Asus Xonar DG 
  hide details  
post #172 of 184
If The rumours are true and AMD are to supply the CPU and GPU (APU) for the up and coming PS4 and Xbox 720. Then I think AMD have nothing to worry about. It actually might be a good time to buy AMD shares :-).
    
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD FX-8150 970 Extreme3 Mushkin Silverline Samsung 840 500GB SSD 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Hitachi Deskstar HDS721010CLA332 WD Elements 1TB HD USB Buffalo DriveStation Duo 2x 1TB External Harddr... Toshiba StorE Alu 1.5TB HD USB 
Optical DriveMonitor
IHAS124B Panansonic HDTV 
  hide details  
    
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
AMD FX-8150 970 Extreme3 Mushkin Silverline Samsung 840 500GB SSD 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Hitachi Deskstar HDS721010CLA332 WD Elements 1TB HD USB Buffalo DriveStation Duo 2x 1TB External Harddr... Toshiba StorE Alu 1.5TB HD USB 
Optical DriveMonitor
IHAS124B Panansonic HDTV 
  hide details  
post #173 of 184
They are probably not releasing because Geforce Titan is almost out there and they are probably waiting to see Titan's performance as to see if it kicks amd 8000 series so hard in the nuts that they will have to make serious improvement in ther "lineup" before release as to keep kingship... or just release them as they are.
post #174 of 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thracks View Post

Sea Islands are the 8000M notebook products.
i think this post helped clear up alot of things! Hell it disproves the entire article when you read the title.

I wouldn't expect a 7970 follow up for quiet afew months, so to those waiting on it just buy a GPU now. In the PC world waiting for something better is not always the wisest thing to do.

Also happy to hear that the GPU department won't be getting dragged down the sinking ship the CPU department made with that awful Bulldozer chip.
Edited by th3illusiveman - 2/8/13 at 12:55pm
Bender
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i5-2500k @ 4.6Ghz Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 Sapphire AMD R9 290X Tri-X (1050/1300mhz)  EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 (How do you OC?) 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOS
8GB 1600Mhz OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD windows 10 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus MG279Q Logitech G510  Corsair TX750 CM II 690 Advanced 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
CM Sentinel Advance  some big corsair one beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro 250 Ohm SoundBlaster Z Soundcard 
  hide details  
Bender
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i5-2500k @ 4.6Ghz Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 Sapphire AMD R9 290X Tri-X (1050/1300mhz)  EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 (How do you OC?) 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOS
8GB 1600Mhz OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD OCZ Vertex 3 240GB SSD windows 10 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus MG279Q Logitech G510  Corsair TX750 CM II 690 Advanced 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
CM Sentinel Advance  some big corsair one beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro 250 Ohm SoundBlaster Z Soundcard 
  hide details  
post #175 of 184
It's in Japanese, but here's a website that actually gets it right.
post #176 of 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thracks View Post

Sea Islands are the 8000M notebook products.


You might want to get someone editing the wikipedia article which says AMD sea islands is the HD8000 PC dedicated graphics family.
Quote:
The Sea Islands series is a family of GPUs developed by AMD. It will be manufactured on a 28 nm process (a small percentage are manufactured on a 40nm process) and feature a new architecture as well as new Heterogenous System Architecture (fusion) features. AMD plans to release the family in 2013,

source


EDIT -- You better hope to God that Nvidia doesn't release Titan and GK this year or any advantage you guys got from releasing Southern Islands ahead of your competition will be gone.
Edited by Darkpriest667 - 2/8/13 at 3:24pm
 
4th time
(18 items)
 
3rd time
(11 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5820k ASrock x99 Fatal1ty professional Gigabyte 1080 ti Corsair Vengeance DDR4 CAS 15 32GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung EVO 850 1TB SSD Corsair 110i GTX Microsoft Windows 10 Professional Acer 24 inch IPS 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Acer 24 inch IPS Acer 24 inch IPS Samsung 40 inch Corsair Strafe RGB MX cherry blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair HX1000i Corsair Air 540 Corsair M65 RGB  Razer Manticor  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASROCK Fatal1ty p67 EVGA GTX 980 SC 16380 MBMBDDR3-SDRAM (Gskill) 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung HD103SJ x 2 Samsung 850 EVO  Corsair H100i Windows 10 Professional 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Samsung - LN40D550 - 40" LCD TV - 1080p ACER R240HY ACER R240HY ACER R240HY 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
razer black widow Corsair TX850 Coolermaster HAF 932 CM Storm Recon 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
955 MSI 870S-G54 2 x 6850 HIS IceQ-x 8 Gigabytes Gskill 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung F3 1TB zalman 90mm Windows Ultimate x64 LG 47'  
MonitorPowerCase
Vizio 37' E370L  OCZ Modstream 700W Logisys CS888CL 
  hide details  
 
4th time
(18 items)
 
3rd time
(11 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5820k ASrock x99 Fatal1ty professional Gigabyte 1080 ti Corsair Vengeance DDR4 CAS 15 32GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung EVO 850 1TB SSD Corsair 110i GTX Microsoft Windows 10 Professional Acer 24 inch IPS 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Acer 24 inch IPS Acer 24 inch IPS Samsung 40 inch Corsair Strafe RGB MX cherry blue 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair HX1000i Corsair Air 540 Corsair M65 RGB  Razer Manticor  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASROCK Fatal1ty p67 EVGA GTX 980 SC 16380 MBMBDDR3-SDRAM (Gskill) 1600mhz 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung HD103SJ x 2 Samsung 850 EVO  Corsair H100i Windows 10 Professional 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Samsung - LN40D550 - 40" LCD TV - 1080p ACER R240HY ACER R240HY ACER R240HY 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
razer black widow Corsair TX850 Coolermaster HAF 932 CM Storm Recon 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
955 MSI 870S-G54 2 x 6850 HIS IceQ-x 8 Gigabytes Gskill 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung F3 1TB zalman 90mm Windows Ultimate x64 LG 47'  
MonitorPowerCase
Vizio 37' E370L  OCZ Modstream 700W Logisys CS888CL 
  hide details  
post #177 of 184
We're not going to do it. Tampering with Wikipedia just seems like a no-no. Hopefully a smart end-user will step up and correct the inaccuracies. smile.gif
post #178 of 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by Darkpriest667 View Post

EDIT -- You better hope to God that Nvidia doesn't release Titan and GK this year or any advantage you guys got from releasing Southern Islands ahead of your competition will be gone.

As if in all reality that one off gpu will really hurt sales for them, being that it's supposedly a very limited run, and considering it is at the price point they want for it. I'm just looking forward to the follow up on my 7970GE, not like I need to upgrade right now either way.
The Struggle (4k)
(20 items)
 
File Server
(12 items)
 
Lenovo G50-45
(6 items)
 
CPUGraphicsRAMOS
Athlon II X2 250u Nvidia 6150SE  2gb DDR3 1066mhz Windows 10 Home 64 bit 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
AMD A8-6410 AMD R5 Crucial Ballistix 8GB DDR3L 1866 CAS10 Crucial BX100 250gb 
Optical DriveOS
DVD Windows 10 Home 
  hide details  
The Struggle (4k)
(20 items)
 
File Server
(12 items)
 
Lenovo G50-45
(6 items)
 
CPUGraphicsRAMOS
Athlon II X2 250u Nvidia 6150SE  2gb DDR3 1066mhz Windows 10 Home 64 bit 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
AMD A8-6410 AMD R5 Crucial Ballistix 8GB DDR3L 1866 CAS10 Crucial BX100 250gb 
Optical DriveOS
DVD Windows 10 Home 
  hide details  
post #179 of 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by svenge View Post

Here's some facts: AMD's stock has dropped by 69% in the last 10 months, their credit rating recently got dropped to "CCC", and their cash balance is down to 550M. Combine that with their less-than-aggressive stance regarding the HD 8xxx series, and you should be able to connect the dots.

Yep... I'm not a big fan of AMD's solutions due to the driver issues that hamstring what looks like good hardware, but less competition is not a good thing for the market, nor is slowing of releases for new hardware.
The Sig Rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.xghz MSI Z68A-GD65 (G3) MSI GTX 970 Gaming SLI @ 1504mhz core/8020mhz m... 16GB DDR3 2x 8gb @ 1866mhz C8 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
240GB Sandisk Extreme A few 2tb hdd's. DVDRW Corsair H75 CLC on the CPU 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ACER B326hk 4k 60hz 3840x2160 IPS sst display Coolermaster Cherry MX Brown switch mechanical ... Corsair TX 950w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Design Define R3 Black Pearl Logitech MX518 EverGlide Titan "Medium" Soundblaster Z PCIE 
  hide details  
The Sig Rig
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600K @ 4.xghz MSI Z68A-GD65 (G3) MSI GTX 970 Gaming SLI @ 1504mhz core/8020mhz m... 16GB DDR3 2x 8gb @ 1866mhz C8 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
240GB Sandisk Extreme A few 2tb hdd's. DVDRW Corsair H75 CLC on the CPU 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit ACER B326hk 4k 60hz 3840x2160 IPS sst display Coolermaster Cherry MX Brown switch mechanical ... Corsair TX 950w 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Fractal Design Define R3 Black Pearl Logitech MX518 EverGlide Titan "Medium" Soundblaster Z PCIE 
  hide details  
post #180 of 184
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thracks View Post

Guys, AMD never confirmed anything. I wrote the tweet, we never spoke to WCCFTech, and we've never so much as hinted that a next-gen product would be coming this year. That part where WCCFTech claimed we've released reports on a next-gen was completely fabricated (¶2, first sentence).

We even announced at CES that "Sea Islands" was our mobile products, and reinforced that today's assortment of HD 7000 products at your local etailers are the products you can expect for months to come.

When I said that the HD 7000 Series is our focus for the foreseeable future, I meant it.

You can't delay a product that hasn't been scheduled, planned or announced. This "article" is rubbish.

For "months" to come eh. wink.gif

Q2-Q3 it is then thumb.gif
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hardware News
This thread is locked  
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [wccf] AMD Confirms Radeon HD 8000 ‘Sea Island’ Delay – Says HD 7000 Series To Remain Primary Focus