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Old 01-02-17, 11:00 AM
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AMD's Vega GPUs will ship in Q2 2017

AMD has announced that their first Vega-based GPUs will ship in Q2 2017, hinting at a launch window between May and June.



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Old 01-02-17, 11:12 AM
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AMD has announced that their first Vega-based GPUs will ship in Q2 2017, hinting at a launch window between May and June. This will no doubt disappoint those that hoped for an earlier launch for Vega

Yup, exactly my thoughts...
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Old 01-02-17, 11:57 AM
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This is to late and is going to hurt AMD, unless it is blisteringly quick.
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This is to late and is going to hurt AMD, unless it is blisteringly quick.
My thoughts exactly, the only way it will pay off is that if they pull something incredible out their hat, but I won't be getting my hopes up though
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Oh well on the bright side it gives me time to save for it and i'm sure "Old Vapey" will last until then
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Old 01-02-17, 02:26 PM
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the wait is on.
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Old 01-02-17, 03:22 PM
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Too late, but I am out of cash now so I guess I can save up.
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Old 01-02-17, 05:36 PM
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I don't think it's to late. They did say it won't be late Q2. So it should arrive towards middle of April/May I'm guessing. You can't have them releasing everything to close together, it'll hurt your product sales.
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Old 01-02-17, 06:06 PM
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The top end Vega will either have to compete directly with the Pascal refresh coming around summer time or surpass it to make the wait worth it.

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Old 01-02-17, 06:14 PM
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Pascal refresh won't be that impressive tbh. It's exactly what AMD needed to not be left behind. After this point, they should be equal finally in release dates of new GPUs. Or at least very close.
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