VIDEO CARD NEWS

April 18th, 2012, 9:36 AM

NVIDIA Posts Teaser of Upcoming Graphics Card

In a world of social media obsession, it shouldn’t be a surprise that NVIDIA chose Facebook to air the first pictures of an upcoming graphics card whose title and market position will remain unknown…for now.  Earlier today, we were tipped off by a number of eager beavers…errr….members about a post NVIDIA made to their official [...]

April 15th, 2012, 4:56 PM

AMD Confirms Price Drop on HD 7970, HD 7950 & HD 7770, Adds “3 For Free” Game Promo

Confirming rumours reported by Hardware Canucks last week, AMD has officially announced lower prices for their HD 7970, HD 7950 and HD 7770.  They’ve also added new new game promotion which adds three free titles alongside a DLC.   The graphics card price wars are finally here folks.  AMD has now finally announced price cuts to [...]

April 13th, 2012, 5:46 PM

EVGA Unveils the GeForce GTX 680 SC Signature Series

EVGA today unveiled two more Kepler based cards: the GeForce GTX 680 SC Signature and GeForce GTX 680 SC Signature+. These cards feature a 5 phase PWM design, 8-pin and 6-pin PCIe power connectors, and increased frequencies: 1084 MHz for the base clock; 1150 MHz for the boost clock. The 2GB of on board GDDR5 [...]

April 13th, 2012, 12:03 PM

PowerColor Introduces Ultra High-end VORTEX II Series

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today announced a gaming graphics series designed for enthusiasts only: the PowerColor PCS+ Vortex II series. The latest patent cooling series released with HD7970 and HD7870; by taking advantage of the deluxe “Platinum Power Kit” design, allowing the best power efficiency and enhancing stability at overclocking [...]

April 12th, 2012, 7:19 PM

Breaking News: AMD HD 7970 Price Drop Incoming

After weeks of dealing with a retail price that put the HD 7970 in a no-win position against the GTX 680, it looks like AMD will finally cut their flagship card’s price.   Last month, Hardware Canucks reported that AMD was sticking to their guns by retaining the HD 7970′s SRP at $549 regardless of NVIDIA’s higher [...]

April 9th, 2012, 12:45 AM

PowerColor Reveals the PCS+ HD7850 Graphics Card

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today announces the latest overclocking edition of HD7850: the PowerColor PCS+ HD7850. The PowerColor PCS+ HD7850 clocks at 1000 MHz core speed and 1225 MHz memory speed, featured with factory overclocked setting, delivering incredibly rich and stunning HD performance with the support for vivid DirectX 11.1 [...]

April 4th, 2012, 11:40 AM

GPU Market Continues to Grow

While the P.C market struggled in 2011 the graphics market continued to grow, according to new figures by Jon Peddie Research. Recently released figures from Mr. Peddie’s market research group show that in 2011 P.C sales rose only 0.5 percent over the previous year’s numbers, however the graphics market grew by 8.9 during that same [...]

March 28th, 2012, 5:57 PM

HD 7970 Price Cuts? Don’t Count on it.

When the GTX 680 was released last week at $499, many thought that AMD would trim a few bucks off of the HD 7970.  Cuts to its $549 price tag yet haven’t happened and if what we hear is true don’t expect any movement on that front — at least not yet. Before NVIDIA introduced [...]

March 27th, 2012, 5:25 PM

EVGA Announces Availability of Superclock​ed GeForce GTX 680

EVGA has announced the availability of the much sought after EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Superclocked. This card improves upon the standard GeForce GTX 680 with a new boost clock of 1113MHz, and a base clock of 1058MHz. The memory has further been tuned with a stock frequency of 6208MHz. The GeForce GTX 680 SC comes [...]

March 22nd, 2012, 9:57 AM

EVGA Launches Five GeForce GTX 680 Models

Anchored by the ‘Classified’ card, EVGA launched today its GTX 680 line of cards: the Intro, Super Clocked, FTW, and HydroCopper. The Intro is EVGA’s base GTX 680 card, with speeds of 1006/1056/6000 MHz (core/boost/memory effective respectively). Super Clocked adds some unique EVGA flavor to the 680 with overclocked speeds – that EVGA has yet [...]