News tagged ‘gpu’
Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013
The details of the Xbox 720 GPU have been leaked online. According to the site VGleaks, the new GPU has an 800MHz clockspeed and features twelve shader cores. The site also claims that the DirectX 11 compliant graphics chip is also capable of supporting 2x, 4x and 8x MSAA anti-aliasing effects.
Monday, 31 Dec 2012
According to an article from SemiAccurate, AMD is ending its ‘Vision’ branding for its APU platforms and PC systems using these platforms.
Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012
Details of the new mobile GPU series from AMD have been revealed. The AMD Radeon HD 8000M series mobile GPUs are touted to deliver better performance than the current Radeon HD 7000M series, and with improved energy efficiency as well.
Monday, 24 Sep 2012
NVIDIA is rumored to be launching its GeForce GTX 650 Ti next month in October. Its specifications have also been leaked; read on to discover how it stacks up against the GeForce GTX 660 and 650 GPUs.
Friday, 22 Jun 2012
At a recent Q & A session to an audience at the Aalto Center for Entrepreneurship in Otaniemi, Finland, Linus Torvalds who is the brain child behind the Linux kernel project, complained harshly about the lack of Linux support from NVIDIA. NVIDIA has issued their diplomatic response to his outburst.
Thursday, 10 May 2012
NVIDIA announces that open-source LLVM compiler now supports NVIDIA GPUs as a result of the company's contribution of its CUDA complier to the LLVM Project.
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
NVIDIA has released their first driver update for NVIDIA GeForce and Quadro GPUs, signalling the start of regular NVIDIA driver updates for Windows 8.
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012
Adopting the same new GCN architecture as well as their 28nm fabrication process of the Tahiti GPU, the Radeon HD 7770 is the highlight of the Cape Verde GPU series as the first GPU clocked at 1000MHz. Also joining it is the Radeon HD 7750 GPU. We highlight a list of graphics cards ready to roll in the stores sporting these new mainstream chips.
Friday, 10 Feb 2012
Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.
Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011
It is rumored that AMD's Llano APUs will be in short supply due to poor yield rates of Globalfoundries' 32nm process. It is also estimated that this will persist till early 2012.