VIDEO CARD NEWS

May 12th, 2011, 10:10 PM

New NVIDIA GTX 560 Previewed with Duke Nukem Forever & Alice Madness Returns

NVIDIA has shown a sneak peek of a couple of this year’s hottest summer games, including Duke Nukem Forever and Alice: Madness Returns, all playing on the new GeForce GTX 560 GPU, which will officially be launching May 17th. Like the beloved Duke Nukem 3D before it, Duke Nukem Forever retains the franchise’s fun and [...]

May 10th, 2011, 1:41 PM

Nvidia Market Leader in Q1 2011

Jon Peddie Research, a hardware market research firm is reporting that in the first quarter of 2011 19.03 million graphics cards (sold separately, not as part of a system) were shipped worldwide. Of all graphics cards shipped in that quarter, Nvidia had a market share of 59.12% The press release put out by the firm [...]

May 10th, 2011, 11:38 AM

ASUS Rolls Out New Radeon HD 6770 DirectCU and HD 6750 Formula Cards

ASUS announced today the release of their new self-designed HD 6770 DirectCU and HD 6750 Formula graphics cards. Both come embedded with proprietary ASUS Super Alloy Power Technology that delivers a 15% performance boost along with a lifespan that is projected to be 2.5 times that of conventional graphics cards. The HD 6770 DirectCU features [...]

April 12th, 2011, 11:20 AM

MSI Unleashes the N560GTX Hawk

MSI adds to the global legend of its Hawk series with the new N560GTX-Ti Hawk graphics card. The all new N560GTX-Ti Hawk is equipped with the latest Twin Frozr III dual fan cooling design, featuring MSI’s exclusive Propeller Blade technology that delivers 20% more airflow than conventional fans and reduces GPU temperature by up to [...]

April 12th, 2011, 11:18 AM

NVIDIA Slips in GT 520 Value Graphics

In a bit of a race to see who can neuter their most recent technology for the low budget segment faster, NVIDIA follows up AMD’s HD 6450 announcement with the NVIDIA GeForce GT 520. The new GT 520 takes the place as the lowest cost DX11 GPU in our product line-up, delivering lifelike characters and [...]

April 4th, 2011, 12:16 PM

AMD Radeon HD 6790 Graphics Card Incoming?

While much of the recent rabble has been around NVIDIA’s flagship GTX 590 launch, AMD has been working silently on expanding their mid-range lineup with a card intended slot in under the HD 6800 series, tuned for moderate gaming and offering all of AMD’s latest features at an affordable price. Kept surprisingly well guarded, information [...]

March 24th, 2011, 5:31 PM

NVIDIA Responds to Complaints of Newly Released GTX 590 Frying

With a successful launch of their flagship card today, March 24th, 2011, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 was met with positive feedback…for the most part. It appears that some of those who were out to test the limits of the behemoth, managed to capture the $700 card going up in smoke, literally. Sweclockers, among others, [...]

March 22nd, 2011, 9:36 AM

SAPPHIRE HD 6950 FleX simplifies Eyefinity for Gamers!

SAPPHIRE Technology has just announced the SAPPHIRE HD 6950 Flex Edition, bringing a new level of gaming performance to the company’s unique solution for multi-screen gaming. Most graphics cards based on AMD technology require the third monitor in an Eyefinity set-up to be a DisplayPort monitor, or connected with an active DisplayPort Adapter. The SAPPHIRE [...]

March 22nd, 2011, 9:17 AM

NVIDIA Teases with Top Secret Product Launch Video

Those keeping up with the rumor mill may already know that NVIDIA has been working on eclipsing its GTX 580 as the top dog, and a recent video teaser from the company seems to confirm that, along with building the suspense for the incoming launch. Director of Technical Marketing, Tom Peterson, gives us a brief [...]

March 11th, 2011, 2:24 PM

EVGA Unveils GeForce GTX 460 2Win Dual-GPU Surprise

While this is definitely not the dual-GPU NVIDIA Fermi-based graphics card that many people have been eagerly awaiting, EVGA have just revealed the very interesting GeForce GTX 460 2Win. This beastly new graphics card combines two GeForce GTX 460 GPU’s on a single PCB. With a combined 672 CUDA cores, 700Mhz GPU clock, 1400Mhz Shader [...]