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The Evolution of AMD Radeon GPUs

Celebrating 30 Years of Graphics Innovation: es de RADEON The Evolution of AMD Radeon GPUS ATI O669 OH AMDA Arrival of Mantle, a groundbreaking graphics API that promises to transform the world of game development to help bring better, faster games to the PC. Introduction of the Radeon" 9600 XT: Launch of Radeon" HD 6990, Ai PADEDN Radeon HD 2000 Series launches, featuring our first unified shader product. the fastest discrete graphics the world's first high volume 0.13um low-k chips. card in the world. APHI C 2003 2007 2011 2013 Radeon" graphics technology debuts: leading product for high-end gaming. 2000 AMDA 32 M3 T hesare GIGABYTE ICL HO489 D ATI Launch of AMDA Radeon HD VA E 7990, the fastest Introduction of desktop graphics solution in the world, the Radeon R7 and R9 Series graphics cards, first to support a new era of 4K gaming. designed for enthusiasts. ATI releases industry's first 3D graphics chip, first combination graphics and TV tuner card, and first chip to display computer graphics on a television. Introduction of Mach32": first AMDA integrated graphics controller and 32-bit “true color" graphics accelerator in one chip. Radeon" 8500O launches, the first DirectX® 2013 2013 8.1 GPU and our first GPU with Radeon 4890 launches, the EGA Wonder" and VGA Wonder" debut. programmable pixel and vertex processors. CrossFire Technology first introduced. first 1GHZ GPU. 1987 1992 1996 2001 2005 2009 What's Next? Find out on 08.23.14 1994 1999 2005 2009 2014 GRAPHICS ACCELERATORS GRAPHICSULTRA GRAPHICS VANTAGE Ai 1) rECHNOLOGIES INC Introduction of Mach64": first graphics boards to accelerate full-motion video. Launch of Radeon R9 295X2, the 2012 world's fastest and most ATI powerful graphics card - the current GPU king of riteri ATI AMOT GHz Edition 1985 Cage A FIFDEON the hill. Launch of Radeon" HD 5970, the world's ATI develops its first graphics controller and first graphics board product. first DirectX° 11 card and the fastest AG AMDA User's Guide AMENT Launch of the Rage Fury MAXX, the world's first dual Introduction of the graphics card in the world to date. 1997 2002 2006 2009 Radeon" X800 XL: first Launch of Radeon" HD 7970 GHz Edition, the world's fastest and 1991 GPU card and introduces 110nm GPU. most versatile graphics card. First Month to Ship 1 Million Graphics Boards Öctober 1997 alternate frame rendering. Mach8" chip and board products are introduced: first products to process graphics independently of the CPU. Thiच AMDA + ATI This product wins 8 industry awards for innovation and design signifying the arrival of the graphics card business as a bona fide industry. Eyefinity multi-display technology first introduced, enabling seamless connections of up to six ultra HD displays for a stunning, new PC experience. AMDA First month to ship 1 million boards! Radeon" 9700 Pro launches: the world's AMD acquires ATI to create a new, innovative processing powerhouse. TM first DirectX® 9 graphics processor. © 2014 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. All rights reserved. AMD, the AMD arrow logo, Radeon and combinations thereof, are trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. All other products names are for reference only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

The Evolution of AMD Radeon GPUs

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To celebrate 30 years of graphics and gaming innovation, we're taking a walk down memory lane to commemorate landmark moments in the history of AMD Radeon graphics cards and technologies. Radeon is gaming.


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