It’s been a weird year in the tech world, and high-end graphics cards have only gotten weirder as the year rolled on. The RTX 3080 and RTX 3090 launched to rave reviews, but barely anyone could buy them. And even though people are still having troubles grabbing the RTX 3070, it looks like there’s another GPU being added to the Nvidia stack real soon: the RTX 3060 Ti.
Cyberpunk 2077 is still the most anticipated game of the year, and PC fans especially are looking forward to how it’ll look with all the ray tracing-lit bells and whistles. But with AMD launching some very tantalising GPUs of their own last week, people have rightly wondered if the new AMD cards will fully work with Cyberpunk 2077.
Early Friday morning Australian time, AMD unveiled their first of their two-shot salvo for the holiday season. The first was the long-awaited (and leaked) Ryzen 5000 CPU desktop processors, which included this interesting nugget: the fact that AMD thinks they have the world’s fastest gaming CPU now.