In this release of the Insider information: Ryzen AMD 3000 series compared with the current flagship; the render and specs of ASUS ZenFone 6 leaked to the network; preparing an NVIDIA competitor AMD Navi; Lenovo Z6 Youth Edition with high-precision GPS will show next week.
Ryzen AMD 3000 series compared with current flagship
Resource Wccftech published the results of benchmarks of one of the 7-nanometer AMD Ryzen 3000 processor architecture Zen 2. We will remind, soon, the chipmaker is announcing ten new processors. The most productive solution will get 16 cores on the AM4 platform.
Today's leak concerns a twelve-core model. In the hands of insiders got an engineering sample with the code name AMD Qogie-MTS. The processor operates at a base frequency of 3.4 GHz, and in turbo mode accelerates to 3.7 GHz. It is noteworthy that the updated performance chip slightly bypasses the flagship Ryzen Threadripper 1920X, especially in floating-point operations. At the same time, the clock speed and memory bandwidth of Zen 2 is slightly lower than that of Threadripper 1920X.
Processors AMD Ryzen 3000 will show the public on May 27.
Render and characteristics of ASUS ZenFone 6 merged into the network
The portal SlashLeaks published an image of the unannounced ASUS ZenFone 6, along with a list of its technical characteristics. According to the source, the smartphone will be equipped with a 6.3-inch display with a resolution of 2340x1080, Snapdragon 855 processor and a 48-megapixel camera with an additional sensor for 12 MP. Customers will have access to three memory configurations: 4/128 GB, 8/256 GB, and 12/512 GB.
Other characteristics and price are not reported.
NVIDIA prepares rival AMD Navi
According to the resource RedGamingTech, NVIDIA is working on an updated line of graphics cards GeForce RTX 20. New items will compete with not yet released 7-nanometer chips AMD Radeon Navi.
The next generation GeForce RTX 20 presumably get GDDR6 graphics memory with increased frequency. Probably, NVIDIA is preparing other improvements, but insiders do not know about it yet. New items, according to the source, will debut two weeks before the presentation of AMD. It is expected that NVIDIA is "pumped" memory bandwidth RTX 2070 and RTX 2080 up to 512 GB/s and RTX 2080 Ti — up to 704 GB/s.
Recall, NVIDIA has made a similar move in 2016: then the vendor updated the memory GeForce GTX 1080 to GDDR5X, and the old revision cards fell in price and sold at $499 instead of $599.
Lenovo Z6 Youth Edition with ultra-precise GPS will show next week
Lenovo Vice President Chang Cheng announced the release of Lenovo Z6 Youth Edition on May 22. The presentation will be held in Beijing. Chang Cheng also shared a screenshot of the GPS module on his smartphone. Inside Lenovo Z6 Youth Edition installed chip HD8040, which sets the location of 38 satellites with an accuracy of 1 meter — the following screenshot was taken when driving at a speed of 57 km/h.
According to the certification center 3C, the gadget supports fast charging capacity of 18 watts. Official information about the model will be available in a week.