VIDEO CARD NEWS

March 13th, 2012, 9:35 AM

NVidia Begins Regular Windows 8 Driver Updates

                                                                                                Originally posted on the GeForce blog. Microsoft‘s Windows 8 Consumer Preview was only released two weeks ago and as part of our partnership to support NVIDIA GPU-based systems, we have already released our first driver update for NVIDIA GeForce and Quadro GPUs. This release represents the start of regular NVIDIA driver updates for Windows [...]

March 13th, 2012, 9:14 AM

ZOTAC Announces GeForce GTX 560 SE

ZOTAC International, today announces the GeForce GTX 560 SE. The new ZOTAC GeForce GTX 560 SE gives gamers a taste of stunning 1080p gaming on a budget. “1080p resolution displays and Microsoft DirectX 11-enabled titles are affordable and become quite popular among gamers. Our new ZOTAC GeForce GTX 560 SE provides an excellent value for [...]

March 5th, 2012, 1:21 AM

PowerColor Introduces PCS+ Along with HD7800 Series

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today introduces the HD7800 series graphics solution and an overclocking edition, PCS+ HD7870, available at the same time. Equipped with new 28nm GCN architecture, PowerColor HD7800 series delivers cutting-edge efficiency and extraordinary performance with the support for vivid DirectX® 11.1 gaming. The PowerColor PCS+ HD7870 has [...]

February 21st, 2012, 9:46 AM

NVIDIA Releases GeForce 295.73 WHQL-certified Drivers

From NVIDIA’s Geforce Blog By Andrew Burnes The new NVIDIA GeForce 295.73 WHQL drivers are now available to download. Recommended for all GeForce users, these drivers include the numerous game-changing, NVIDIA-exclusive improvements that have been introduced with our recent betas, plus a few other treats too. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Bethesda Softworks’ role-playing action [...]

February 10th, 2012, 9:41 AM

PowerColor Announces Dual Fan HD7970

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphic cards, today added a new HD7970 graphics solution with dual cooling fan design: the PowerColor HD7970. Equipped with PowerColor exclusive cooling solution, the latest HD7970 lowers down 10% temperature through 92mm ultra big fan and unique SSU-shape heat pipe design; while dissipates the excessive heat efficiently, it [...]

February 10th, 2012, 9:23 AM

VTX3D Introduces the HD7970/7950 X Edition Graphics Cards

A leading brand of graphics card maker – VTX3D, today introduces the most well-known X series of VTX3D, HD7970/HD7950 X Edition. The X series is designed to deliver extraordinary performance with factory overclocked setting and unique cooling design. VTX3D HD7970/HD7950 X Edition incorporates the latest PCI-E Gen 3 to get the maximum performance from your [...]

February 3rd, 2012, 9:11 AM

ASUS Launches the Radeon HD 7970 DirectCU II TOP Graphics Card

Ushering the finest and most capable graphics card based on new AMD “Tahiti” 28nm GPUs, the ASUS HD 7970 DirectCU II TOP uses a factory-overclocked core and 3 GB of GDDR5. It is cooled by the exclusive DirectCU II, a dual fan thermal design with six copper heatpipes and a large dissipation area that leads [...]

January 27th, 2012, 9:22 AM

Matrox Mura MPX Now HDCP Compliant

Matrox Graphics Inc. today announced that the Matrox Mura MPX video wall controller boards are HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) compliant, simplifying the work for AV Integrators seeking to enable copy protected content across Mura-driven video walls. Mura input/output boards facilitate HDCP interoperability by capturing high definition video signals from up to four HDCP sources [...]

January 24th, 2012, 4:09 PM

XFX Kills Double Lifetime Warranty for New AMD Cards

With the introduction of AMD”s HD 7000-series, XFX has silently moved away from their Double Lifetime Warranty and has instead moved to a more basic coverage model. XFX has been known as a company that pushes the boundaries of both performance and customer support.  Their graphics cards were among the first to receive lifetime warranties [...]

January 8th, 2012, 8:00 PM

Gigabyte to Introduce HD 7970 Windforce 3x, Clocked to 1GHz.

The HD 7970 may have first been introduced a few weeks ago but details about board partners’ products has been slim to none.  Gigabyte is actually the first to show us the first images and specifications of their upcoming card.   Called the HD 7970 Windforce 3x OC, this card uses a custom heatsink and [...]