July 6th, 2010, 1:07 PM

PowerColor Develops Adjustable Vortex Cooler for HD 5770

PowerColor, part of the TUL Corporation, is working on the design of a new ATI Radeon HD 5770 video card that features a unique, user adjustable cooler for better control of airflow. The new “Vortex” Cooler showcases a thick aluminum heatsink, and at the top, the height adjustable fan. As seen in the images, the [...]

July 6th, 2010, 12:52 PM

Online Retailer Confirms Details About GeForce GTX 460

Online retailer Newegg, has “mistakenly” listed details on the upcoming GTX 460, rumoured to debut this month. The listings, which have since been pulled, show the GTX 460 with nearly identical specs to the rumours that surfaced a few weeks ago. MSI, Asus, EVGA, Sparkle and Palit all appear to be jumping on board for [...]

June 29th, 2010, 11:45 AM

NVIDIA 3D Vision Surround Support with 258.69 Beta Driver

NVIDIA’s 3D Vision Surround is now enabled for certain GPU setups through publicly available beta drivers, the 258.69′s. Users can now experience 3D through up to three monitors with select GTX 400 and GTX 200 series graphics cards. To view the system requirements for 3D Vision Surround, check here. The beta drivers also improve performance [...]

June 24th, 2010, 12:21 PM

MSI Launches N470GTX/N465GTX Twin Frozr II Graphics Card

MSI today launches two of its latest graphics cards, N470GTX and N465GTX Twin Frozr II which are based on MSI’s unique Twin Frozr II thermal design. MSI also revealed its limited N465GTX Twin Frozr II golden edition graphics card which adopts the full copper design. The cards are powered by NVIDIA’s advanced GeForce GTX 400 [...]

June 24th, 2010, 12:14 PM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 Pictured

NVIDIA’s first card based on the GF104 GPU, the GTX 460, has been leaked by EXPreview a month before its anticipated launch. The card will offer more affordable DX11 graphics for gamers and as shown in the photos is noticeably shorter than its GF100 counterparts. The rumoured technical specs of the card are a Graphics [...]

June 16th, 2010, 2:08 PM

ATI Catalyst 10.6 WHQL Drivers Released

The June version of ATI’s Catalyst drivers have been released and bring a few updates for improved video playback as well as some minor game specific improvements. DRIVER DOWNLOAD: Highlights of the ATI Catalyst™ 10.6 Windows release includes: GPU acceleration of H.264 video content using Adobe® Flash Player 10.1 AMD GPU acceleration of Adobe® [...]

June 15th, 2010, 1:48 PM

NVIDIA Releases GeForce 257.21 WHQL Drivers

NVIDIA has released its next set of GeForce 257.21 WHQL Certified drivers which unifies the previous method of having two separate sets of driver packages. With the 257 series and onwards, NVIDIA will be releasing just a single driver package that supports the GTX 400 series, as well as the GeForce 6 through GTX 300 [...]

June 4th, 2010, 12:03 PM

Galaxy Out to Impress at Computex; Dual-GPU Fermi and More

It seems that Galaxy agrees with the mandate of Captain Jean Luc Picard, as they have boldly gone where no GPU manufacturer has gone before at this year’s iteration of Computex. First on the list of shockers is the beautiful prototype pictured to the right, dubbed the GTX 470 Dual, which combines two GF100′s on [...]

May 31st, 2010, 8:34 PM

Gigabyte Releases Twin-Fan GTX 465

Along with other Nvidia board partners, Gigabyte today unveiled their newest Fermi product. However, unlike other board partners, they have decided to forgo reference cooling in favour of an exotic proprietary design that utilizes two fans to keep this cut-down Fermi chip cool. These fans are also attached to a non-reference heatsink that includes a [...]

May 26th, 2010, 1:12 PM

Aliens vs. Predator DX11 Stand-Alone Benchmark Now Available

New Aliens vs. Predator benchmark gives users the ability to test the mettle of their DX11 hardware with tessellation and advanced shadows without having to purchase the game.  Rebellion, Sega and Twentieth Century FOX have released a detailed, stand-alone DX11 benchmark for the popular Aliens vs. Predator game.  With it, you will be able to [...]