What to make of Xe eh? Raja Koduri, ex AMD RTX, now senior vice president, chief architect, and general manager of Architecture, Graphics, and Software at Intel Corporation has been teasing Intel's upcoming Xe-HP accelerator adjacent it a HC3 XG310 server card.
The HC3 solution was Intel's original Xe-based product utilizing the Xe-LP architecture for low power products. Xe based on Xe-HP products be more perf targeted. The teaser shows a HP based GPU , single-slot passively cooled and a single 8-pin power connector. Raja Koduri presumes developers will begin receiving Xe-HP, Xe-HPG, and Xe-HPC products in 2021.
"Exciting to see these next to each other. Intel's first data center GPU that's in production, between Xe HP GPUs that are sampling to customers. We have ways to go, but an incredible journey so far.