Siggraph 2016: AMD launched the Radeon Pro range of graphics processing units (GPUs), including one specifically for professional media production.

The WX 7100 is for virtual reality content creation and uses AMD’s fourth generation Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture.

AMD also launched the Radeon Pro Solid State Graphics (SSG), a graphics card with a terabyte of SSG memory for large dataset applications including editing video in 8K.

Also showcased was Project Loom, a realtime stitching software application for 360-degree VR video that can work with up to 24 cameras in HD at 60fps.