VIDEO CARD NEWS

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 [...]

February 9th, 2010, 10:42 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5570 Graphics Brings a Big Visual Experience to Small Form Factor PCs

AMD today introduced the ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card, perfect for end-users seeking an energy efficient, low-profile DirectX 11 card for small form factor PCs. The ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card joins the award-winning line of AMD graphics that fully support DirectX 11, as well as ATI Eyefinity multi-display technology and ATI Stream [...]

February 8th, 2010, 12:28 PM

ATI 5800 Series Grey Screen of Death (GSOD) Hotfix

Owners of ATI’s HD 5800 series video cards who recently updated to the Catalyst 10.1 drivers may have noticed the occasional GSOD or “Grey Screen of Death”. ATI has acknowledged the problem and released a hotfix for the 10.1′s to rectify the issue. Note, this update should only be used if you are currently running [...]

February 4th, 2010, 11:35 AM

AMD Announces ATI Radeon HD 5450 Graphics Accelerator

AMD today announced the introduction of the ATI Radeon HD 5450 graphics card, the latest addition to the award-winning line-up of ATI Radeon HD 5000 Series graphics cards. Hardware Canucks has released our full review on the video card with a complete run down on its performance and benefits. The ATI Radeon HD 5450 graphics [...]

February 2nd, 2010, 7:09 AM

NVIDIA’s Next-Gen Parts Get Named: GTX 480 & GTX 470

NVIDIA has finally thrown the covers off the official name of their upcoming DX11 GF100 cards with a post on Twitter. Previously, certain members of the media falsely reported that the upcoming cards would be called the GTX 300 series which has now finally been proven wrong by a lone Tweet from a member of [...]

January 29th, 2010, 12:12 PM

Unannounced ATI Radeon HD 5450 Available in Latvia and Ebay

ATI is is taking over the market, ensuring that they have every possible price and performance point covered when it comes to video cards and their new 5000 series cards. Their latest focus is on the lower end of the market with the Cedar core featured on the rumoured HD 5450 and HD 5500 series. [...]

January 29th, 2010, 12:00 PM

PowerColor Launches Overclocked Radeon HD 5670 PCS+

TUL Corporation (PowerColor) has announced a powerful upgrade to the latest DirectX 11 mainstream graphics: the PowerColor PCS+ HD5670. This latest graphics solution features factory overclocking with standard core and memory clocks at 785 MHz and 1000MHz respectively. Gaming performance is boosted by the GDDR5 onboard memory that enhances data transmission rates up to 4.0Gbps. [...]