VIDEO CARD NEWS

March 3rd, 2010, 11:14 AM

XFX Launching Radeon HD 5970 4GB Black Edition Eyefinity6

XFX is joining the foray with Sapphire and Asus, preparing to launch a limited edition 4GB Radeon HD 5970 of its own. Like the others, XFX is basing the design around two true 5870 GPU’s , unleashing the full 3,200 shaders, 850MHz core and 4,800MHz memory clock speeds. It also doubles up the memory with [...]

March 3rd, 2010, 10:47 AM

ASUS ARES ROG Card Spotted

For many people who saw the concept drawing of the ASUS ARES, they felt the card would never actually turn out to be designed that way. Pictured in this article is that same HD5970 ARES spotted, being benched no less. It is nice to see since that news release that it will indeed feature the [...]

March 2nd, 2010, 12:33 PM

NVIDIA Releases 196.75 WHQL Drivers

NVIDIA has launched its WHQL certified 196.75 drivers which add the usual bug fixes, as well support for the new GeForce 300 series (low end OEM models – not Fermi), ION 2 GPU, and update software such as PhysX to 9.10.0129 and HD Audio drivers. The driver also makes some notable changes to many gaming [...]

March 2nd, 2010, 12:15 PM

Sapphire Radeon HD 5970 4GB OC – A Graphics Monster

With the launch of NVIDIA’s GF100 series cards drawing near, ATI really doesn’t have anything to quell the hype of the release, or do they? At CeBIT this morning, HEXUS.net managed to catch a quick glimpse of a graphics monstrosity by Sapphire, a 4GB 5970 OC.  The card features more than just doubled ram however; [...]

February 25th, 2010, 10:59 AM

ASUS HD 5970 ARES – ROG at its Finest

The ROG Series from ASUS has always inspired dreamers and enthusiasts alike. Living up to the expectations we are greeted with a new monster. Enter the ASUS 5970 ARES. Built upon Twin Cypress Cores from the HD5870 series the ARES is designed to impress even at a glance. On board memory will be an astonishing [...]

February 23rd, 2010, 12:12 PM

ATI Radeon HD 5830 Specs and Cards Leaked

The secret is out days before the rumoured launch; the long awaited gap filler, the Radeon HD 5830, has had its specs leaked. Chinese website IT168, dug up some official ATI product slides to spill the secret about this anticipated mid-range gaming card based on the 40nm Cypress core of ATI’s lead products. (See Slides [...]

February 22nd, 2010, 7:10 PM

NVIDIA Clarifies Official GTX 480 and GTX 470 Launch Date

NVIDIA has set an official launch date for its next generation GTX 480 and GTX 470 Fermi graphics cards; March 26th, 2010! As a bit of an update to an earlier story which reported NVIDIA asking its followers to wait until PAX 2010 to receive more details on the next gen hardware, it would appear [...]

February 22nd, 2010, 10:06 AM

NVIDIA’s Big Announcement; Wait Some More

NVIDIA has had the Internet in a frenzy over the weekend, announcing it had big news for this morning; the anticipation is over, and the company has officially released the information we have been dying to hear since last year. Are You Ready to Wait! The companies facebook status updated its followers with this: The wait [...]

February 18th, 2010, 10:53 AM

Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity6 Edition Set For March Release

AMD has been wasting no time in the the graphics department. With a launch date of March the 11th we can Expect to see the HD 5870 Evefinity on store shelves soon. Based upon a Reference 5870 the Eyefinity6 edition comes equipped for the latest in connectivity and multi-monitor support.  Using the included hardware (dongles) [...]

February 17th, 2010, 12:05 PM

AMD ATI Release Catalyst 10.2 Drivers; Delivers Performance, Stability, and Expanded Feature Set

The long awaited Catalyst 10.2 drivers are officially released! Check out the major updates as well as download links and press release below: AMD has launched the much anticipated ATI Catalyst 10.2 drivers. Both the Catalyst 10.2 and 10.3′s have been labeled as very important updates that improve overall ATI card performance as well as [...]