VIDEO CARD NEWS

May 15th, 2012, 12:42 PM

NVIDIA’s GeForce GRID; Video Game Streaming for Everyone?

Gaming enters a new era today with the launch of the NVIDIA® GeForce® GRID cloud gaming platform, which allows gaming-as-a-service providers to stream next-generation games to virtually any device, without the lag that hampers current offerings. With the GeForce GRID platform, gaming-as-a-service providers can deliver the most advanced visuals with lower latency, while incurring lower [...]

May 15th, 2012, 12:02 PM

GTC 2012: NVIDIA Announces GK110-based Tesla K20, Coming in Q4 2012

Today’s opening keynote at NVIDIA’s GTC had a number of interesting announcements (details to follow in other articles) but the “star” of the show was the upcoming Tesla K20. Destined to spend its life in HPC systems and supercomputers, the K20 is based off on a Kepler GK110 core which is billed as the “largest, [...]

May 11th, 2012, 11:38 AM

Fueled by Kepler, NVidia Reports Strong Growth in Quarter

Though NVidia remains dogged by manufacturing supply problems, the company reported better than expected growth on Friday sending its shares up 9 percent in morning trading. First-quarter revenue fell to $924.9 from $962 million year-over-year because of a slower than expected economic recovery, but was better than Wall Street’s expectations of $916 million. While the [...]

May 11th, 2012, 11:01 AM

EVGA Releases LED Controller Utility for GTX 690

EVGA today released a utility that allows the “GeForce GTX” logo on the side of the EVGA GeForce GTX 690 to be customized. According to EVGA’s Jacob Freeman, users can manually increase or decrease the brightness, or, when paired with EVGA Precision X, have the LED light increase or decrease based on GPU utilization, GPU [...]

May 8th, 2012, 4:16 PM

EVGA Brings the GeForce GTX 680 FTW Into the World

EVGA has finally given us full details on the EVGA GeForce GTX 680 FTW edition. This card offers several enhancements over a stock GeForce GTX 680: an 8 Phase PWM design, an 8+6pin Power Input and Vapor Chamber cooling. EVGA even has a version of the card with 4GB of GDDR5 memory.       [...]

May 8th, 2012, 10:20 AM

ZOTAC announces ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB

ZOTAC International, a global innovator and channel manufacturer of graphics cards, mainboards and mini-PCs, today unveils the amplified ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and high-resolution dominating ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB graphics cards for the most demanding gamers and enthusiasts. Catered to gamers that require that extra performance kick in the most demanding gaming [...]

May 4th, 2012, 10:34 AM

PowerColor Announces HD7800 Own Design Series

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today releases its own design edition of HD7800 series: the PowerColor HD7870 and HD7850. The latest HD7800 series packed with selected power kit and efficient cooling system; with solid components onboard, easily enhancing the stability and thermal capacity, delivering truly rich and stunning HD performance with [...]

May 2nd, 2012, 1:44 PM

Reminder: GTX 690 Review LIVE Tomorrow @ 9AM EST / 6AM PST

This is a friendly reminder to our readers that the launch time for the GTX 690 IS NOT the typical midnight affair we’re used to. As was discussed in our original preview, we will be publishing our review tomorrow morning @ 9AM EST / 6AM PST, to coincide with NVIDIA’s official GTX 690 launch timeframe. [...]

April 28th, 2012, 8:54 PM

NVIDIA Announces GeForce Experience Cloud Optimizations

NVIDIA has announced a new initiative called GeForce Experience; a complete cloud server solution which ensures games are pre-optimized to play on your system. When opening a game for the first time, gamers are usually presented with a daunting array of graphics / video options and finding the right -sometimes elusive- combination of settings to [...]

April 28th, 2012, 7:22 PM

Live Stream of NVIDIA GeForce Announcement

Tonight, NVIDIA is announcing another addition to their GeForce graphics card lineup.  Join Hardware Canucks as we feature a Live Stream from the event.   EDIT:  The live stream can be found on our forums HERE.  Event starts @ 10:30PM EST / 7:30PM PST. NOTE:  Live stream will NOT work until the event goes live. [...]