News: Graphics Cards
Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013
According to DigiTimes, NVIDIA may have plans to reduce GPU prices in November this year. This is in response to AMD's recent announcement of their R7 and R9 series graphics cards. NVIDIA also has alleged plans to release one to two new GPUs, targeting the mainstream market towards the end of the year.
Monday, 30 Sep 2013
NVIDIA, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, and WB Games Montréal are collaborating to produce Batman: Arkham Origins (the next installment in the Batman: Arkham video game franchise). Simply purchase a qualifying graphics card from a participating partner to get your hands on the free PC edition of the game. Details inside.
Thursday, 26 Sep 2013
AMD revs up its gears and introduces a new API (codenamed Mantle) that taps into its GPU architecture to help game developers get the best out of the GPU.
Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013
AMD's building up the momentum as it gets ready to launch a new wave of discrete graphics cards (codenamed Hawaii) and much more within the next 24 hours.
Friday, 20 Sep 2013
The specifications of the top-end AMD 'Hawaii' R9 290X GPU have been leaked ahead of their planned launch next month. This new 28nm GPU is based on the company's 2nd generation Graphics Core Next microarchitecture. It is expected to compete with NVIDIA's GK110 graphics processor.
Thursday, 12 Sep 2013
NVIDIA is reportedly working on the GeForce GTX 750 Ti GPU. It is said to be based on the same GK104 chip that is found in GTX 770 and GTX 760 graphics cards. However, the GK104 chip will have certain features disabled in order to keep its suggested retail price down.
Thursday, 29 Aug 2013
Employing the new exclusive Triple Force Architecture, the GeForce GTX 780 Lightning graphics card comes with a Triple Level Signals LED function, TriFrozr Thermal Design with independent fan control system, Pure Digital PWM control, just to name a few.
Thursday, 22 Aug 2013
AMD is reportedly making plans to ship its next generation high-end GPUs in October this year. The upcoming GPUs are codenamed "Hawaii". Apparently, the company will be bypassing the Sea Islands GPUs that were next in line to replace the current AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs.
Wednesday, 21 Aug 2013
According to AMD, the current crop of AMD Radeon HD 7000 series GPUs lack support for DirectX 11.2 application programming interface (API). This is apparently due to a change in the final specification of the programming framework, which wasn't anticipated by AMD.
Monday, 19 Aug 2013
EVGA has announced its Double BIOS feature for a select range of its NVIDIA GeForce GTX 700 series graphics cards. With this feature, the graphics card is able to support a secondary BIOS, for performance tweaking or as a backup for the card's primary BIOS.