It'd be great if GPU pricing was normal and we didn't have to update you on the state of the market, but tracking GPUs is useful if you're wanting to jump the gun. Also, this month we can celebrate a rather unfortunate anniversary.
AMD Radeon Adrenalin driver 21.9.1 brings a new auto-overclocking feature for Ryzen 5000 CPUs and Radeon RX 6000 GPUs, as well as support for Windows 11.
We'll compare the Radeon RX 6600 XT head-to-head against the GeForce RTX 3060 in 30 games, to see how they stack up, giving us a second chance to sort of re-review the 6600 XT using actual retail pricing.
AMD has released the Radeon Adrenalin 2021 Graphics Driver 21.8.1 with support for the new Radeon RX 6600 XT GPU and a handful of game fixes, including The Medium crashes.
AMD's hotfix driver 21.6.2 adds support for Vulkan ray tracing in Doom Eternal, plus a handful of bug fixes in MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries and Adobe Substance 3D Painter.
Make no mistake, FidelityFX Super Resolution (FSR) is AMD's direct competitor to Nvidia's DLSS, a feature that's increasingly become a key selling point for GeForce graphics cards. It's AMD's turn to show what's it got.
With insane GPU prices out there, are you better off buying a gaming laptop? Laptops are more widely available and are not ridiculously priced in some instances, and performance has improved a lot in recent years.