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Intel Xe and their discrete GPU
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    Intel posted first images of their discrete GPU.

    Lot of industry press post various bullshit on how competitive it will be and such.

    In reality here we see 75-120W card with worst possible cooling, obviously made for multi GPU configurations.

    Real intended market for this card will be CAD, 10-14bit color editing and similar applications.

    GPU itself won't be really powerful.

    Whole project is more like a con to distract public from full failure with moving to real 10nm and 7nm.

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  • Contrary to several recent reports, Intel hasn't yet displayed a render of its planned graphics card. Instead, the company recently displayed some conceptual fan art from Cristiano Siqueira at its Odyssey event at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019.

    It seems like Intel is playing with public not having anything due to issues with 10nm.

    Whole GPU program having huge issues so company wanted to test ground a little.

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  • Some more real renders of GPU

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  • According to new interview Intel will first release $199 price mass market GPU, but will use scalable architecture to later make much more powerful models.

  • Their presentation on HPC conference, mostly focused on supercomputers

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  • We still have 7nm declarations, but now also:

    The consumer version of the Xe Graphics card for gaming will lead the way in 2020, likely on the 10nm process.

    Yet 10nm is largely failed process, not capable of high frequencies and having very bad defects rate.

    Intel hope can be that GPU require much less frequency and they can just shut off all defective units on chips (can be up to 30-40% now).

    And Intel 7nm now is pure dreams that can never happen even in 2023.

    • Progress Isn't Going Well on Xe GPU
    • Ponte Vecchio HPC GPU May Not Launch Within the Next 2 Years (2022)
    • The efficiency of Xe GPU is really low compared to competitors
    • No AIB Support on Launch, only reference models for discrete graphics cards sold by Intel
    • Drivers need a lot of time to improve

    https://wccftech.com/intel-xe-gpu-discrete-graphics-cards-progress-not-going-well/