AMD's new 66AF:F1 GPU, a model number inspired by the USB-IF?
Subject: General Tech | March 13, 2019 - 12:53 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Tagged: navi, amd, leak, AMD 66AF:F1
It's not the leak that many were hoping for, regardless it is still a peek at what Navi may offer when released. The Inquirer spotted a mysterious AMD 66AF:F1 GPU attached to some Compubench compute results that could be a Navi GPU. If that is indeed what it is then the new GPU will offer mid-range performance, as opposed to competing against NVIDIA's current family of high end cards. It is rather telling that the Bitcoin Mining benchmark was not run, as we have seen in recent financial reports that bubble has pretty much burst.
"In leaked benchmarks on CompuBench, the compute performance of the mysterious GPU suggested that it lags a little behind the Vega 56 and is more on par with the Radeon RX 580."
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