March 8th, 2011, 12:11 PM

AMD Extends Graphics Performance Lead, Launches World’s Fastest Graphics Card… Again!

AMD today announced the launch of the fastest graphics card in the world, the AMD Radeon HD 6990, packing so much raw performance it delivered a new single graphics card world record score of P11865 in the industry standard 3DMark11 benchmark. AMD Radeon HD 6990 graphics cards are available immediately from retailers worldwide, with select [...]

March 8th, 2011, 12:05 PM

AMD Radeon HD 6990 Press Release List

As with every major product launch, board partners are eager to let the public know that their version – often only differentiated by a unique cooler sticker design – is ready and available. So, here we have the obligatory listing of all the press releases of manufacturer’s who have launched AMD Radeon HD 6990s as [...]

February 28th, 2011, 2:10 PM

AMD Radeon HD 6990 Pictured, Launch Imminent

Around the web today, various reviewers got to work posting carefully positioned photo’s of the highly anticipated dual GPU solution from AMD, the Radeon HD 6990. The availability of information was strictly “what you see is what you get”. No juicy details on on the underlying GPUs, technical specs, MSRP or launch date, but its [...]

February 22nd, 2011, 11:17 AM

LucidLogix Releases Virtu GPU Virtualization Software to Motherboard Manufacturers

The pioneer of multi-vendor/multi-GPU graphic solutions, LucidLogix today announced it has released Virtu GPU virtualization software for 2nd Generation Intel Core processor platforms to global motherboard manufacturers. With this technology, next-generation PCs will dynamically balance the advanced power-efficient, built-in media features of Intel Core processor graphics with the high-end, DirectX 11 3D, anti-aliasing and performance features [...]

February 8th, 2011, 4:27 PM

SAPPHIRE launches XtendTV

Leading graphics card supplier, SAPPHIRE Technology has just launched a new TV tuner card with a difference – the SAPPHIRE HD 5570 XtendTV card. The SAPPHIRE HD 5570 XtendTV card is a single slot PCI-Express graphics card with 1GB of GDDR5 memory and HDMI and DVI outputs – and a built in programmable TV tuner. [...]

February 1st, 2011, 11:40 AM

ZOTAC announces new GeForce GT 440 Series

ZOTAC  International, a leading innovator and the world’s largest channel manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs, today introduces a new graphics card for mainstream users seeking a performance kick – the new ZOTAC  GeForce  GT 440 series graphics cards with 512MB and 1GB DDR5 memory. Powered by the high-performance NVIDIA  Fermi architecture, the ZOTAC  GeForce [...]

January 26th, 2011, 12:57 PM

AMD Shows Off Upcoming Radeon HD 6990 Flagship

AMD is setting up to roll out its dual GPU flagship card – as had been tradition for many of its past generations – and the anticipated Radeon HD 6990 smiled for the camera briefly at an AMD press event in Asia yesterday. The card, codenamed “Antilles”, is compromised of two 40nm Cayman GPU’s, likely [...]

January 26th, 2011, 12:04 PM

AMD Releases Catalyst 11.1 Driver Suite

AMD’s first full driver package of the New Year is released, the AMD Catalyst 11.1 WHQL drivers. Not much to say really, two specific game performance improvements, and a good number of bug fixes for all the various operating systems. Download (Hosted By AMD) AMD Catalyst 11.1 Release Notes AMD Catalyst 11.1 Application Profiles AMD [...]

January 25th, 2011, 11:17 AM

AMD Rolls Back Prices on Radeon Graphics Cards

In a bid to take some of the wind out of NVIDIA’s launch of the GTX 560 Ti graphics card released today, AMD has announced a new price list for their graphics card in the same sub $300 market. With the GTX 560 Ti launching at approximate $250, the card fills the gap between the [...]

January 20th, 2011, 1:48 PM

POWERCOLOR Announces Dual Mode Graphics Setting For New HD 6950 Series

The PCS++ HD6950 allows unlocking of shaders allowing extra performance TUL Corporation, the parent company of PowerColor, is announcing a dual mode setting design in the HD6950 series: the PowerColor PCS++ HD6950. The PowerColor PCS++ HD6950 features a dual BIOS setting, allowing a bump in performance with factory overclocking to at 880MHz core speed and [...]