Trade Shows

The biggest news of the annual Computex trade show came from AMD: the company is poised to launch its next generation Zen 2 microarchitecture, along with updates to its Ryzen and EPYC product lines. AMD is going all-in with its chiplet CPU architecture, as well as with its new RDNA graphics architecture for the upcoming Navi graphics product family. After AMD’s keynote, we joined a small roundtable of journalists to put questions to AMD’s CEO, Dr. Lisa Su.

Comdex 2002 Wrapup - AMD, NVIDIA & Transmeta

We had a long discussion with AMD about Athlon 64 and Opteron, we also saw Personal Cinema 2 and the first Ti 4800 card and we finished the show...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/23/2002

Comdex 2002 - Day 2: Intel's CPU Roadmap & Hammer Performance

We got confirmation on our 800MHz FSB information, VIA's KT400A and even got to spend some time with a live 1.4GHz Athlon 64 system - all in the first...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/19/2002

Comdex 2002 Motherboard Coverage - Part I

Yesterday marked the first day of our motherboard coverage at Comdex 2002. Most of the motherboard makers we visited seem to be big on Granite Bay (E7205) and SiS...

0 by Evan Lieb on 11/19/2002

Comdex 2002 - Day 1: Working Springdale & Hammer Samples

The first day of Comdex comes to a close and we've already seen quite a bit. Everything from a 1.4GHz Hammer to a fully working Springdale board and...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/18/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Hyper-Threading & Memory Roadmap

We sat down with Intel's CTO, Pat Gelsinger and picked his brain about Hyper-Threading for this final piece in our coverage of the Fall 2002 Intel Developer Forum. ...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/16/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Day 2: Live at the Technology Showcase

We spent some time in the Technology Showcase today and got some more information on Banias, PCI Express and Intel's two new PC form factors.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/10/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 – Day 2: More on Hyper-Threading

We sat down with Bill Siu of Intel and got a chance to pick his brain about Hyper-Threading. He revealed a very interesting point about the performance of...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/10/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Day 2: Banias Galore

Intel revealed quite a bit about their new mobile processor - Banias. Read on to find out exactly what's behind this 77 million transistor CPU.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/10/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Day 1: An end to a start

Our motherboard editor was on the floor of the IDF Technology Showcase today and managed to grab some pictures of DDR-II and PCI Express slots in addition to a...

0 by Evan Lieb on 9/10/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Day 1: May the show begin

We're half-way through the first day of the fall Intel Developer Forum and already have quite a bit to report. Although Intel's opening keynote was not too entertaining, Microsoft...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/9/2002

Intel Developer Forum Fall 2002 - Preview

Before this year's Fall Intel Developer Forum even started we've got some interesting things to report. Get ready because your next CPU could run off of two voltages...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 9/9/2002

Computex 2002 Day 3: More ATI, VIA & PaceBlade

Day 3 of Computex 2002. Today we focus mainly on ATI while discussing VIA and PaceBlade as well.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/5/2002

Computex 2002 Day 2: ATI's R300, nForce2 & XScale PDAs

Today was an even more interesting day as we got the first demo of ATI's R300 chip. We also ran into a handful of nForce2 based motherboards and...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/4/2002

Computex 2002 Day 1 - Part II: KT400, Dual Channel DDR & More

The first day of Computex 2002 has come to an end and while we get a few hours of sleep on the other side of the world we've got...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/3/2002

Computex 2002 Day 1 - Hammer & Opteron Galore

We've only been at Computex for a couple of hours but there is already quite a bit to talk about. We've already seen every single Hammer chipset that...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/3/2002

CeBIT 2002 Part 2 - CPUs, Cooling, Motherboards, & Video

Tillmann wrapped up his coverage of this year's CeBIT conference with a lot of interesting material. Have a look at AMD's "modified" Hammer reference board, some 760MPX and...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/20/2002

CeBIT 2002 Part 1 - A/V Devices & More

Tillmann Steinbrecher, our german correspondant, was in Hannover for this year's CeBIT conference. See all that he saw including PowerVR's 3D chip for PDAs.

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/18/2002

Intel Developer Forum Spring 2002 - Wrap Up

To conclude our coverage of the Spring '02 IDF we wrote a bit about Pat Gelsinger's keynote on Thursday. Find out what the next thing to make it...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/5/2002

Intel Developer Forum Spring 2002 - Day 4

AMD and Intel talk CPUs, Serial ATA II is introduced and a number of other technologies are discussed. Did we mention a 800MHz FSB?

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 2/28/2002

Intel Developer Forum Spring 2002 - Day 3

We asked and we received, read about the next-generation form factors, the 4GHz Pentium 4, and much more.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 2/27/2002

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