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NVIDIA Linux OpenCL Performance vs. Radeon ROCm / AMDGPU-PRO   Graphics Cards   2017-01-19
Benchmarking Radeon Open Compute ROCm 1.4 OpenCL   Display Drivers   2017-01-17
New AMDGPU Details & Looking Forward To Major Radeon Linux Improvements In 2016   Display Drivers   2016-01-09

GPUOpen Linux & Open-Source News

AMDVLK 2023.Q1.1 Brings New GPU Support, New Extensions   Radeon   2023-01-31
AMD RDNA3 ISA Reference Guide Published   Radeon   2023-01-11
Open-Source RADV Driver Adds Radeon Memory Visualizer Support   Radeon   2023-01-11
AMD Rolling Out New Website Area For Zen Software Studio   AMD   2023-01-09
AMD Continued Its Great Linux Embrace In 2022 With Better Launch-Day Support + Optimizations   AMD   2022-12-31
AMD Zen 4, Apple Silicon, Intel Arc Graphics & More Excited Linux Users This Year   Phoronix   2022-12-30
AMDVLK 2022.Q4.4 Released With RX 7900 Series Support   Radeon   2022-12-15
AMD's GPUOpen Announces ADLX Library But For Now It's Windows-Only   Radeon   2022-12-14
AMDVLK 2022.Q4.3 Vulkan Driver Released With More Performance Tuning   Radeon   2022-12-09
AMD EPYC Genoa, Linux 6.1 & Rust Efforts Excited Linux Users In November   Phoronix   2022-12-01
AMD Releases Brotli-G For GPU-Accelerated Brotli Compression   AMD   2022-11-22
AMD Finally Opens Up Its Radeon Raytracing Analyzer "RRA" Source Code   Radeon   2022-11-18
AMDVLK 2022.Q4.2 Brings More Performance Tuning   Radeon   2022-11-10
Radeon RADV Ray-Tracing Performance Further Improved - PLOC BVH Builder   Radeon   2022-10-26
AMDVLK 2022.Q4.1 Brings More Vulkan Performance Tuning   Radeon   2022-10-21
AMD Develops New "GI-1.0" Open-Source Global Illumination Tech   Radeon   2022-10-18
AMDVLK 2022.Q3.5 Released With Several Improvements   Radeon   2022-09-30
Intel oneDNN 2.7 Released With Sapphire Rapids & DG2 Optimizations, AMD GPU Bringup   Intel   2022-09-28
AMDVLK 2022.Q3.4 Driver Finally Adds Ray-Tracing Support For RDNA2   Radeon   2022-09-13
RADV Ray-Tracing Now Works With AMD's Radeon GPU Profiler   Radeon   2022-09-09
AMD Releases FidelityFX Super Resolution FSR 2.1   Radeon   2022-09-08
Mesa RADV Driver Adds Radeon Raytracing Analyzer Support   Radeon   2022-09-04
AMD Releases Orochi 1.0 For Dynamic Runtime Switching Between Radeon HIP & NVIDIA CUDA   Radeon   2022-09-01
AMDVLK 2022.Q3.3 Brings Some Performance Tuning For Linux Gamers   Radeon   2022-08-18
AMDVLK 2022.Q3.2 Released With Game Optimizations, Fixes CTS Failures   Radeon   2022-08-05
AMD Announces Radeon Raytracing Analyzer   Radeon   2022-07-27
AMDVLK 2022.Q3.1 Released With Fixes, Minor Enhancements   Radeon   2022-07-18
AMD GPUOpen Working On A New "gpurt" Open-Source Project   Radeon   2022-06-28
AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution 2.0 Source Code Published   AMD   2022-06-22
AMDVLK 2022.Q2.3 Vulkan Driver Released With Some Performance Optimizations   Radeon   2022-06-22
AMD Adds Radeon Memory Visualizer Support For Linux   Radeon   2022-06-13
Open-Source AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Preparing Mesh Shader Support   Radeon   2022-06-06
AMDVLK 2022.Q2.2 Released As First Update In Over One Month   Radeon   2022-05-20
AMD Radeon ProRender Adds Support For Khronos' ANARI   Radeon   2022-05-09
AMD Launches HIP-RT Ray-Tracing Library   AMD   2022-04-12
AMDVLK 2022.Q2.1 Released With Fixes, New Extension   Radeon   2022-04-06
AMD Announces "Orochi" For HIP/CUDA Run-Time Handling   AMD   2022-04-01
AMD's GPUOpen Releases Vulkan Memory Allocator 3.0   Vulkan   2022-03-25
AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution 2.0 Debuts   Radeon   2022-03-17
AMDVLK 2022.Q1.3 Vulkan Driver Released With A Few Fixes   Radeon   2022-02-23
AMDVLK 2022.Q1.2 Released With Vulkan 1.3 Support   Radeon   2022-01-26
Radeon AOMP 14.0-1 Released Along WIth New GPUOpen Tool Updates   Radeon   2022-01-20
AMDVLK 2022.Q1.1 Released With Radeon RX 6500 XT Support   Radeon   2022-01-19
AMDVLK 2021.Q4.3 Released To Fix Poor Wayland Performance   Radeon   2021-12-27
Ubisoft Is Hiring A Linux Developer For An "Unannounced Project" But Don't Get Too Excited   Linux Gaming   2021-12-13
AMDVLK 2021.Q4.2 Released With Dynamic Rendering, Other New Extensions   Radeon   2021-12-10
RADV Working On ETC2 Emulation Support For Newer Radeon GPUs To Satisfy Android   Radeon   2021-12-08
AMD AMF SDK 1.4.23 Brings Main 10 HEVC Encode, Auto LTR Encoder Mode   AMD   2021-12-04
AMDVLK 2021.Q4.1 Released As First Code Drop In Over A Month   Radeon   2021-11-05
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.7 Driver Released With New Extensions, More Optimizations   Radeon   2021-09-30
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.6 Brings New Extensions, Valheim Shader Optimization   Radeon   2021-09-09
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.5 Released With Radeon RX 6600 XT Support   Radeon   2021-08-24
AMD Launches The Infinity Hub As Its Newest Open-Source Portal   Radeon   2021-08-20
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.4 Driver Fixes "Horrifically Broken" Switchable Graphics Layer   Radeon   2021-08-11
RADV Lands Fast Clear Improvements, Helping RDNA With VKD3D-Proton   Radeon   2021-08-10
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.3 Released With Performance Tuning For Rage 2 On Navi 2   Radeon   2021-08-06
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.2 Released With New Extensions, Implicit External Sync For All GPUs   AMD   2021-07-22
Open-Source Radeon Tools Updated With Expanded RDNA(2) Support, Other Features   Radeon   2021-07-21
NVIDIA Releases More GameWorks Projects As Open-Source With Linux Support   NVIDIA   2021-07-19
AMD Posts FidelityFX Super Resolution Source Code   AMD   2021-07-15
AMDVLK 2021.Q3.1 Vulkan Driver Released   Radeon   2021-07-09
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.6 Vulkan Driver Released - Removes Pre-Polaris / Pre-Raven Support   Radeon   2021-06-25
Valve's Dota 2 Adds AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution   Valve   2021-06-24
AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution Source Code Coming Next Month   Radeon   2021-06-22
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.5 Released As A Minor Radeon Vulkan Driver Update   Radeon   2021-06-11
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.4 Released With Two More Extensions Added   Radeon   2021-05-26
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.3 Released With CPU Optimization, Faster Shader Compile Times   Radeon   2021-05-18
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.2 Driver Re-Released   Radeon   2021-05-13
AMD Publishes Radeon Rays 4.1 As Open-Source   Radeon   2021-05-11
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.2 Brings Minor Improvements But No Vulkan Ray-Tracing Yet   Radeon   2021-04-28
AMDVLK 2021.Q2.1 Finally Adds Navi 12 Support   Radeon   2021-04-07
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.6 Released With Radeon RX 6700 XT Support   Radeon   2021-03-19
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.5 Released With Synchronization2, Another Extension To Help DXVK   Radeon   2021-03-12
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.4 Brings More Performance Tuning   Radeon   2021-02-25
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.3 Brings Performance Tuning For War Thunder   Radeon   2021-02-08
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.2 Brings More Radeon RX 6000 Series Optimizations   Radeon   2021-01-29
AMD Celebrates Five Years Of GPUOpen   Radeon   2021-01-25
AMDVLK 2021.Q1.1 Brings Switchable Graphics Layer, RDNA 2 Tuning   Radeon   2021-01-08
AMD's "AMDVLK" Vulkan Driver Making It Easier To Switch To RADV Driver   Radeon   2021-01-06
Mesa Enjoyed A Record-Setting Year With Intel G3D Default, RADV ACO, Faster Performance   Mesa   2021-01-01
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.6 Released With New Vulkan Extensions, Performance Tuning   Radeon   2020-12-15
AMD Opens Up The Code To Its Radeon Memory Visualizer   Radeon   2020-12-09
AMD Publishes RDNA 2 ISA Documentation   Radeon   2020-12-09
GPUOpen Software Updated For The Radeon RX 6000 Series   Radeon   2020-11-24
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.5 Vulkan Driver Brings Radeon RX 6000 Series Support   Radeon   2020-11-19
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.4 Released   Radeon   2020-11-17
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.3 Vulkan Driver Released   Radeon   2020-11-05
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.2 Vulkan Driver Released   Radeon   2020-10-29
AMDVLK 2020.Q4.1 Released With Various Game Fixes   Radeon   2020-10-20
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.6 Vulkan Driver Brings Several Fixes   Radeon   2020-09-28
AMD Is Hiring To Work On New Radeon Driver Tooling Written In Rust   Radeon   2020-09-24
Cache Creator Tool Proposed For AMDVLK Vulkan Driver   Radeon   2020-09-17
Radeon GPU Profiler 1.8 Released With Redesigned Developer Panel   Radeon   2020-09-14
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.5 Vulkan Driver Released With Several Game Fixes   Radeon   2020-09-14
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.4 Released With Image Robustness Support, Fixes   Radeon   2020-08-21
Radeon's AMDVLK Driver Does Support FreeSync/VRR But The Option Isn't Widely Known   Radeon   2020-08-20
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.3 Driver Enables Its Pipeline Cache   Radeon   2020-08-07
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.2 Radeon Vulkan Driver Christened Early Due To Bugs   Radeon   2020-07-23
AMDVLK 2020.Q3.1 Vulkan Driver Brings More Performance Tuning   Radeon   2020-07-21
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.6 Brings More Performance Tuning   Radeon   2020-06-30
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.5 Driver Released With Some New Bits + Bug Fixes   Radeon   2020-06-24
Kernel Advancements, Microsoft Linux News Kept Open-Source Fans Entertained In May   Phoronix   2020-06-02
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.4 Released With TMZ Enabled, Improved Memory Allocation   Radeon   2020-05-28
AMD Rethinks Decision And Will Open-Source Most Of Radeon Rays 4.0   Radeon   2020-05-15
GPUOpen Celebrates Another Day Of Its Relaunch With A New Binary-Only Software Release   Radeon   2020-05-14
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.3 Released With New Extension, Various Fixes   Radeon   2020-05-14
Radeon Rays 4.0 Released - Adds Vulkan While Dropping OpenCL, No Longer Open-Source   Radeon   2020-05-13
AMD Relaunches GPUOpen For Open-Source Game Development Resources   AMD   2020-05-11
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.2 Flips On The Pipeline Binary Cache, Tunes SoTR Performance   Radeon   2020-04-30
AMDVLK 2020.Q2.1 Released With AMD Renoir Support   Radeon   2020-04-16
Radeon GPU Analyzer 2.3.1 Released   Radeon   2020-04-14
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.4 Vulkan Driver Brings Direct Display Improvements   Radeon   2020-03-27
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.3 Brings New Extensions, Performance Tuning   Radeon   2020-03-13
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.2 Released With Vulkan 1.2 Support   Radeon   2020-02-22
Mesa's RADV Vulkan Driver Adding Compatibility For Use With The AMD Radeon GPU Profiler   Mesa   2020-02-21
AMDVLK 2020.Q1.1 Brings Some Performance Tuning, Still On Vulkan 1.1   Radeon   2020-01-22
Radeon GPU Profiler 1.7 Released With RX 5300/5500 Support, New Visualizations   Radeon   2020-01-07
AMDVLK 2019.Q4.5 Vulkan Driver Adds A Couple More Extensions   Radeon   2019-12-23
AMD Radeon TrueAudio-Next Finally Going Cross-Platform With Linux Support   Radeon   2019-12-22
AMD's GPU Performance API Library 3.5 Drops ROCm/HSA Support   AMD   2019-12-15
AMDVLK 2019.Q4.4 Released With Navi 14 Fixes, DoW 3 Perf Optimization   Radeon   2019-12-13
AMD Pushes Updated AMDVLK Vulkan Code Following Adrenalin 2020 Unveil   Radeon   2019-12-12
AMD Publishes Vega 7nm ISA Documentation - 300 More Pages Of GPU Docs   Radeon   2019-12-12
AMD's GPUOpen Releases Vulkan Memory Allocator 2.3   Radeon   2019-12-04
AMDVLK 2019.Q4.3 Released With New Extensions + Navi 14 Support   Radeon   2019-11-27
AMDVLK 2019.Q4.2 Brings Several More Extensions, Game Tuning   Radeon   2019-11-08
AMDVLK 2019.Q4.1 Vulkan Driver Brings Performance Tuning, Reworked Pipeline Cache   Radeon   2019-10-22
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.6 Vulkan Driver Brings New Extensions & Performance Tuning   Radeon   2019-09-24
HIPCL Lets CUDA Run On OpenCL+SPIR-V   Standards   2019-09-17
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.5 AMD Vulkan Driver Brings Fixes & Optimizations   AMD   2019-08-29
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.4 Vulkan Driver Enables Atomic Optimizer For Navi   Radeon   2019-08-15
AMD Posts A New Slide Deck Outlining The RDNA Architecture   Radeon   2019-08-06
AMD Publishes Documentation On RDNA 1.0 ISA   Radeon   2019-08-02
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.3 Released With More Navi Performance Tuning, Vulkan Extensions   Radeon   2019-07-29
Radeon GPU Profiler 1.6 Released With Navi/RDNA Support   Radeon   2019-07-29
Radeon Cauldron 1.0 Released As AMD's New SDK Framework   Radeon   2019-07-23
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.2 Released With Navi 10 Support   Radeon   2019-07-16
AMD's GPU Performance API 3.4 Adds Navi Support, Other Features   Radeon   2019-07-11
AMD Opens Up Its Contrast Adaptive Sharpening Under FidelityFX On GPUOpen   Radeon   2019-07-10
AMDVLK Support For Navi Might Be Slightly Delayed   Radeon   2019-07-04
AMDVLK 2019.Q3.1 Adds HDR10 Support For Direct Display Mode, Fixes Issues   Radeon   2019-07-02
AMDVLK Still Hasn't Yet Adopted FreeSync Support   Radeon   2019-06-18
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.5 Brings Fixes For World War Z, F1 2018, Other Optimizations   Radeon   2019-06-10
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.4 Brings Steam Play Game Fixes, New Vulkan Extensions   Radeon   2019-05-27
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.3 Has Improvements For Some Games, LLPC Optimization   Radeon   2019-05-13
DXVK Developer Working On New "AGS" Experiment For Possible Performance Benefit   Linux Gaming   2019-05-06
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.2 Brings More Performance Optimizations, DXVK Corruption Fixes   Radeon   2019-04-22
AMDVLK 2019.Q2.1 Driver Has Some Performance Enhancement & Fixes   Radeon   2019-04-12
Radeon's AMDVLK Vulkan Driver Picks Up A Warhammer II Optimization   Radeon   2019-03-29
AMDVLK 2019.Q1.9 Driver Enables Memory Priority & Budget Extensions Plus Optimizations   Radeon   2019-03-26