On this episode of The Full Nerd, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray talk about long-anticipated AMD Ryzen APUs that you simply would possibly have the ability to purchase quickly, and Nvidia graphics playing cards that you simply received’t.
We kick issues off with AMD’s Ryzen 5000G processors, the primary Ryzen APUs introduced in two years. They test quite a lot of the bins fans have been asking for, providing built-in Radeon graphics clocked at as much as a blistering 2GHz and as many as eight Ryzen cores—bursting via the previous 4-core most—but it surely’s not fairly all sunshine. Quick PCIe 4.0 SSDs received’t hit full speeds with these chips, and so they’ll be coming to prebuilt techniques first earlier than launching in DIY retail kind later this 12 months.
After that, we speak about some gloomy information out of Nvidia this week. The corporate expects its crippling GPU shortage to last the whole year, and we won’t be seeing the RTX 4080 anytime soon both. Brad digs into what meaning for the rest of the GeForce graphics lineup in 2021 (and sure, you possibly can nonetheless count on to see new GPUs introduced).
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