- Graphics Cards
Friday, 8 Jul 2016
AMD has released an official statement on the reported PCIe power draw issues on its new Radeon RX 480 graphics card. The company has now made available a driver update to address the problem.
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016
NVIDIA has announced the GeForce GTX 1060, the card to go up against the AMD Radeon RX 480. At just US$299 for the Founders Edition card, the GeForce GTX 1060 still offers the same level of performance as the GeForce GTX 980.
Does the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 still command too high a price? Maybe the GeForce GTX 1070 – which still delivers flagship-level performance – will appeal to you instead with a relatively more palatable price. Here's a roundup of what's been announced so far.
MSI has announced the GeForce GTX 1070 and 1080 Gaming Z 8G, adding to its already wide selection of custom Pascal cards. The new cards feature improvements like more aggressive clock speeds, a custom PCB, and you guessed it, more fancy LEDs.
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016
Reports have surfaced that certain early retail units of the 4GB version of the Radeon RX 480 actually come with 8GB of RAM. The hidden RAM can supposedly be unlocked by upgrading the BIOS.
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016
The Radeon RX 480 was launched just yesterday, but it looks like a more powerful Polaris GPU may be on the way.
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016
ASUS and MSI have been getting a lot of flak lately for shipping cards to reviewers that have been "tweaked" to run faster than the retail versions. But things aren't as straightforward as they seem.
Wednesday, 22 Jun 2016
The EVGA Pro SLI Bridge HB is a custom take on NVIDIA's new SLI HB bridges, which have been designed to maximize performance on two-way GeForce GTX 1070 and 1080 setups. The custom EVGA bridge is available in four different sizes and boasts an illuminated EVGA logo on its front.
Monday, 20 Jun 2016
NVIDIA has announced Tesla P100 and claims it’s the most advanced GPU for PCIe-based servers. Based on the Pascal GPU architecture, the new GPU is targeted at deep learning applications, as well as for mixed applications hosted at data centers.
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2016
At the PC Gaming Show at E3 today, AMD showed off a new Alienware reference PC with a Radeon RX 480 installed inside. The kicker was that the system was small enough to fit in a backpack, potentially paving the way for truly mobile VR experiences.