VIDEO CARD NEWS

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. [...]

January 27th, 2010, 3:30 PM

ATI Catalyst 10.1 WHQL Drivers Released

The first ATI drivers of the new year are here; ATI has released the Catalyst 10.1′s. The driver’s bring no major improvements, just general bug fixes, however CatalystMaker on twitter promises big things for the next , stating “10.1 is just a standard release to fix up some bugs, but 10.2 and 10.3 will indeed [...]

January 21st, 2010, 11:02 AM

AMD Criticizes PhysX – NVIDIA Responds

Earlier this month, Bit-tech.com had a chance to discuss game development with AMD Developer Relations manager, Richard Huddy, who, among other discussions, called out NVIDIA’s PhysX for disabling multi-core CPU support. “The other thing is that all these CPU cores we have are underutilised and I’m going to take another pop at Nvidia here. When [...]

January 20th, 2010, 12:48 PM

Galaxy Develops Dual-Core GeForce GTS 250 Video Card

While Galaxy products may be hard to find in North America, the company is incredibly popular in most of the Asain and European markets and as is developing a graphics card with a one of a kind design. Rumour from Expreview has it that the company is stepping out from the NVIDIA design shell and [...]

January 19th, 2010, 10:44 AM

NVIDIA GeForce Forceware 196.21 WHQL Drivers Released

NVIDIA has released the 196.21 WHQL certified drivers on its website this morning for all the green machines to download with glee. Especially happy will be those with SLI systems as this latest update adds support for SLI profiles for numerous titles along with updates to its Physx software. The driver supports for GeForce and [...]