- News tagged "sapphire"
Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
One HWZ member managed to get his hands on a Sapphire Radeon Fury X, complete with a couple of preliminary benchmarks!
Thursday, 23 Apr 2015
The Apple Watch Sport may not have the tough sapphire display of the premium Watch and Watch Edition counterparts, but it has strengthened Ion-X glass display. How durable is the Ion-X glass display? Click to find out more.
Monday, 9 Feb 2015
While sapphire is great for scratch performance, it’s not quite as damage resistant when dropped. Corning, the maker of Gorilla Glass, is now in the works of developing a new type of material that’s both tough and super hard to scratch.
Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014
YouTuber Marques Brownlee obtained the front glass panel of the Apple iPhone 6 from the assembly line and put it through a durability test.
Friday, 25 Apr 2014
Both models combine two AMD Radeon R9 Series GPUs featuring AMD's GCN architecture in a single card design, and each comes equipped with an advanced hybrid cooling solution to help deliver consistent performance under demanding loads.
Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014
Both models also feature AMD Image Enhancement technology, Power Management, and multi-monitor support with AMD Eyefinity, as well as AMD HD3D support for stereoscopic output. They also support AMD CrossFire for enhanced performance using multiple cards in a suitable CrossFire-enabled mainboard and AMD APP Acceleration.
Friday, 28 Feb 2014
Sapphire has unveiled its AMD R7 240 2GB DDR3 low profile graphics card. It is targeted at small form factor desktop systems that face internal space constraints.
Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014
Based on AMD's GCN architecture, the R7 250 Ultimate is the first card in the Sapphire range to contain all of the features of the R7 features, and at the same time utilize a passive heatsink and heatsink cooler without a fan.
Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013
Sapphire has announced two new models of its top of the range R9 290 and R9 290X graphics cards. Both models feature the Sapphire Tri-X fan cooler, enhanced clocks, and dual BIOS.
Saturday, 23 Nov 2013
Sapphire has just release a BIOS update for its Radeon R9 290 graphics card. With the new BIOS, the card is touted to perform better.