VIDEO CARD NEWS

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 [...]

February 12th, 2010, 11:10 AM

Sapphire Gives Radeon HD 5850 a Toxic Makeover

With the 5750, 5770 and 5870 all offered as factory overclocked Vapor-X models, the HD 5850 was likely feeling a bit left out, so Sapphire has given it, its own update. The Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Toxic is built on a classy blue PCB, featuring an aftermarket cooling solution that does away with the typical [...]

February 12th, 2010, 10:31 AM

Sparkle Announces Calibre X240 Graphics Card

While most of us are looking towards the biggest and  fastest graphics solutions, many tend to pass on budget oriented cards.  Introduced today is the Calibre X240 from Sparkle, and it is not a card to be overlooked. Innovation can come in any format, and what we see in this newest offering by Sparkle is [...]

February 11th, 2010, 10:50 AM

ASUS Radeon HD5870 Matrix – 2GB of Glory ROG Style

ASUS has really banked heavily on their ROG (Republic of Gamers) lineup to inspire performance among enthusiasts. Contiuning in this pedigree of performance is the HD5870 Matrix. Pretenders, please step aside. Details of this upcoming monster are sketchy at best, however although it is based upon the HD 5870 platform its internals have all been [...]

February 9th, 2010, 11:52 AM

Gigabyte Shows HD 5870 1GB Super Overclock

Gigabyte extends their Super Overclock series with a card that is sure to blow your socks clean off. When it comes to pre-overclocked graphics cards, Gigabyte isn’t usually the first manufacturer that jumps to mind but they have been working hard to bring some excitement to enthusiasts.  ASUS has their TOP, Matrix and Ultimate series [...]