VIDEO CARD NEWS

July 25th, 2013, 7:11 PM

MSI GeForce GTX 770 Lightning Review

MSI’s Lightning series has had a storied  history and the technology used in previous cards is now making its way into NVIDIA’s new GTX 770.  The resulting GTX 770 Lightning is a fast, powerful card that never fails to impress.

July 10th, 2013, 8:44 PM

Gigabyte GTX 770 WindForce 3X OC Review

Gigabyte’s GTX 770 WindForce OC boasts increased clock speeds that bring its performance nearly in line with a GTX 780.  However, it doesn’t cost a dime more than the $399 reference version.

June 25th, 2013, 6:00 AM

NVIDIA GTX 760 2GB Review

At just $250, NVIDIA’s GTX 760 is meant to compete against the HD 7950 Boost while costing $30 less and replace the GTX 660 Ti.  Those are some lofty goals but for the last 700-series GPU being released for the foreseeable future, its price may be perfect for budget-minded gamers.

June 19th, 2013, 8:14 PM

EVGA GeForce GTX 780 ACX SC Review

The GTX 780 is one of today’s most popular graphics cards and EVGA’s Superclocked series boosts its performance to some impressive levels.  Added to this pre-overclocked goodness is a new custom designed ACX cooler which boosts cooling levels and remains blissfully silent.

June 16th, 2013, 8:05 PM

Gigabyte GTX 780 WindForce 3X OC Review

Gigabyte’s GTX 780 WindForce OC may be the perfect graphics card.  It boasts extremely quiet fans, low temperatures and GTX TITAN matching performance for less than $700.

April 16th, 2013, 7:56 PM

NVIDIA to Include Metro: Last Light With GeForce GTX Graphics Cards

In an effort to stem the tide of AMD’s Never Settle bundle program, NVIDIA will be offering a free copy of the upcoming Metro: Last Light game with GeForce GTX 660 and all higher priced graphics cards.   NVIDIA’s GeForce 600-series GPUs may be extremely popular and tend to stack up well against the competition [...]

April 11th, 2013, 10:11 AM

AMD Expands Never Settle Bundle; Free Game for Existing Customers

AMD has announced the addition of Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon into their current Never Settle gaming bundle and is offering it to current Radeon graphics card owners.  With its numerous included games pushing up the sales of AMD’s HD 7000-series graphics cards, the Never Settle program has arguably been a wild success.  Since it [...]

April 6th, 2013, 8:44 PM

AMD’s Roy Taylor Started the Obituary of DirectX, but Microsoft Says Not So Fast

Since the beginning of modern gaming, Microsoft’s DirectX API has guided the development of new graphics technology. Sure, there have been alternatives such as OpenGL but Microsoft’s clout in the PC – and for the last decade console – gaming business meant that it has worked closely with the likes of NVIDIA and AMD to [...]

April 6th, 2013, 1:43 AM

AMD Bundling Sim City with A8 and A10 APUs

It looks like AMD is bringing a “Never Settle” style promotion to its APU lineup. From April 8 until Q3 2013, AMD will be bundling EA’s Sim City with select A8 and A10 series desktop APUs. The eligible models are the the A10-5800K, A10-5700, A8-5600K, and A8-5500. Of course it won’t be an actual copy [...]

March 27th, 2013, 6:06 AM

AMD Officially Unveils the HD 7990

AMD has finally begun discussing the rumored HD 7990, a card which is supposed to compete against and likely surpass NVIDIA’s GTX 690.  At a press conference yesterday during GDC, AMD gave the media a brief glimpse of their HD 7990.  Code named Malta, this graphics card is supposed to incorporate a pair of HD [...]