AMD and Intel have announced their respective CES 2022 conferences which will take place on the same day. The conferences will take place on January 4, 2022 and will include tons of announcements regarding next-generation technologies and products.
Intel and AMD set to host CES 2022 press conference on same day
The three giants, AMD, Intel, NVIDIA will organize their conferences at CES 2022. While NVIDIA has not yet announced a definitive date or time, AMD and Intel have revealed that they will organize their conferences on the same day, just one to a few hours apart. Here are the times and dates of the keynotes:
- AMD – January 4 – 8:00 a.m. PST (5:00 p.m. GMT)
- Intel – January 4 – 10:00 a.m. PST (6:00 p.m. GMT)
- NVIDIA – To be determined
AMD will be the first to present its CES 2022 press conference on January 4 at 8:00 a.m. PST (5:00 p.m. GMT) and this will be followed by Intel’s keynote at 10:00 a.m. PST (6:00 p.m. GMT). Both speeches will be broadcast live and while CES 2022 is not entirely a virtual showcase, there will still be a majority of the press watching it virtually due to the Omicron variant outbreak. As for what to expect, each business will have their own list of products to showcase.
AMD CES 2022 – What to expect
The AMD CES 2022 keynote is likely to host a range of products, especially the next-generation Ryzen processor / APU line for consumer and high-performance laptops. The new line will be known as the Rembrandt and will power the Ryzen 6000H and Ryzen 6000U powered laptops and coupled with the Zen 3 and RDNA 2 architectures. Apart from that, AMD could also provide us with more details on its upcoming Zen 3D processors. V-Cache ‘Vermeer-X’ which is expected to launch in Q1 2022.
Moving on to GPUs, AMD will likely showcase more entry-level RDNA 2 designs based on the Navi 24 architecture, and to kick off 2022, they might even give us an updated roadmap so we can understand where it’s heading. Navi and the GPU division of AMD. .
Intel CES 2022 – What to expect
After a major comeback in the desktop department, Intel plans to flex its muscles even more on the laptop side. Alder Lake mobility processors are expected to be introduced in a ton of designs, high-end Alder Lake-P and entry-level Alder Lake-M systems will be on display at CES 2022. Apart from that, Intel is also expected to launch its benchmarks of 12th generation non-K processors for the desktop platform as well as more popular 600 series chipsets such as the B660 and H670.
Intel has been silent on its ARC Alchemist GPUs since Architecture Day 2021 and since Alder Lake laptops will be configured with discrete Alchemist solutions, we’ll likely hear more about them during the event.
NVIDIA CES 2022 – What to expect
While NVIDIA has yet to announce its final date or time for the CES 2022 keynote, they will definitely be there and we can expect some big announcements like the rumored RTX 3090 Ti, RTX 3080 12GB, RTX 3070. 16GB Ti and the flagship RTX 3080 Ti laptop GPU that will be featured in the next generation Intel Alder Lake-P laptops.
The three giants therefore have their suitcases full for CES 2022 and we can’t wait to see if they have any surprises in store for us.