VIDEO CARD NEWS

September 18th, 2009, 11:35 AM

An Unknown Companies Radeon HD 5870 and HD 5850 Get Pictured

With the rumoured launch date less than a week away (September 23rd, 2009), anticipation is building for ATI’s next generation of cards. As such, holes have been poked in ATI’s attempt to keep a tight ball on their paper launch, and leak’s have been developing rapidly in the past few weeks. Today, we finally get to [...]

September 14th, 2009, 10:11 AM

ATI Catalyst 9.9 Drivers Released

ATI Drivers have been released on schedule for September. The 9.9′s don’t include anything new in the way of game improvements and appear to be a compilation of bug fixes for existing problems. Consequently, if your not having any of the issues listed in the patch notes, these are necessarily a “must have” update. Resolved [...]

September 11th, 2009, 10:18 AM

AMD Demonstrates the PC’s Next Act at Experience Events Worldwide

At “experience events” on three continents this week, AMD and its industry partners introduced ATI Eyefinity multi-display technology, a revolutionary feature in the upcoming next generation ATI Radeon family of DirectX 11 enabled graphics processors. This unique AMD innovation gives PCs the ability toseamlessly connect up to six ultra high definition displays in a variety [...]

September 10th, 2009, 11:00 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5870 Pictured and Detailed

With September 23rd being the day rumoured for enthusiasts to be on the watch for AMD/ATI’s next generation of video cards, the HD 5870 is getting a lot of attention and the company is finding it difficult to keep the lid shut on leaks. Their new DirectX11 HD 5870 and 5850 are being eagerly anticipated [...]

September 1st, 2009, 11:14 AM

EVGA Announces GTX 285 Classified and X58 Classified 4-Way SLI Motherboard

EVGA Corporation, announces the most innovative motherboard to date, the EVGA X58 SLI Classified 4-Way SLI along with the EVGA GTX 285 Classified graphics card. This platform is the world’s first setup capable of running in 4-Way SLI mode. The innovation does not stop there, the EVGA GTX 285 Classified features many improvements in addition [...]

August 26th, 2009, 11:36 AM

EVGA Releases SLI Enhancement Patch 16

EVGA has released is 16th version of the ever popular SLI enhancement patch, which works to rectify issues or improve performance with SLI in a variety of popular games. It is recommended to also upgrade to the recently release 190.62 NVIDIA WHQL drivers. Version 16 (08.25.09) – Based on NVIDIA 190.62 Driver Changelist: New SLI [...]

August 24th, 2009, 10:54 AM

NVIDIA GeForce 190.62 WHQL Drivers Released

NVIDIA released their latest WHQL driver’s over this past weekend, just a month after releasing the 190.38, apperently it is already time for an upgrade. It includes a few minor updates, and the notable major update being the upgrade to NVIDIA PhysX to include support for 4 lines of NVIDIA GPU’s. The driver supports NVIDIA [...]

August 18th, 2009, 9:43 AM

ATI Officially Releases Catalyst 9.8 Drivers

While final versions of the drivers were linked on the Catalysts Crew blog late last Friday, we held off posting the announcement until it was officially confirmed by AMD/ATI directly, and the release notes were publicly available. Today is that day, and the 9.8 brings quite a few changes to the table, most notably the [...]

August 14th, 2009, 11:03 AM

MSI Announces New Lightning Series Graphics Card N275GTX Lightning

The world well-known graphics card and mainboard manufacturer, MSI, today officially announced new product of top-of-the-range Lightning series graphics card, N275GTX Lightning. The MSI N260GTX Lightning that is released in April has broken the world record by reaching incredible 1.1GHz GPU clock that no other GTX 260 cards can exceed. After N260GTX Lightning, MSI introduced [...]

August 14th, 2009, 10:35 AM

XFX Releases HD 4650 AGP Graphics Card

Despite not being included on motherboards for nearly 5 years, AGP is still not ready to go the way of the dodo. XFX has joined with other ATI manufacturer’s in producing the HD 4650, a mid-range video card that still uses the legacy bus. The card is identical in spec to the PCI Express version, [...]