VIDEO CARD NEWS

June 21st, 2012, 10:31 AM

K|ngp|n Makes EVGA Classified GTX680 the Fastest GPU in the World

Without a doubt the EVGA GTX 680 Classified is an impressive card – a piece of engineering art. Vince “k|ngp|n” Lucido, however, felt the need to push this card up a notch – and push he did – by overclocking the card’s GPU to an impressive 2GHz. Pushing the card’s GPU over 2GHz made for [...]

June 19th, 2012, 6:30 AM

NVIDIA Releases New 304.48 Beta Drivers; Perf. Increases & Fixes Aplenty

Yesterday, NVIDIA released the newest revision of their driver stack and it is filled with performance increases, new SLI profiles, updated 3D Vision compatibility and among many other items control panel anti aliasing support for Diablo III. Another important addition is a reversal of the shocking performance impact brought about by the latest patch for [...]

June 11th, 2012, 11:37 AM

NVIDIA is Back in Mac with Macbook Pro Refresh

As rumors leading up to Apple’s World Wide Developer’s Conference suggested, NVIDIA is back in Mac with the launch of the refreshed Macbook Pro. The refreshed Macbook Pro, which begins shipping today, comes with either a 2.3 or 2.6-GHz quad-core Ivy Bridge Intel Core i7 (with Turbo Boost up to 3.7-GHz), up to 16GB of [...]

May 16th, 2012, 5:58 PM

NVIDIA Posts Complete Kepler GK110 Technical White Paper

For those of you wondering about what makes NVIDIA’s upcoming GK110 tick, NVIDIA has posed a complete architectural White Paper.  There is some seriously interesting contained in there, enough to make us want GK110 to make it over into the GeForce lineup as soon as possible. However, as NVIDIA discusses quite a few times in [...]

May 15th, 2012, 12:42 PM

NVIDIA’s GeForce GRID; Video Game Streaming for Everyone?

Gaming enters a new era today with the launch of the NVIDIA® GeForce® GRID cloud gaming platform, which allows gaming-as-a-service providers to stream next-generation games to virtually any device, without the lag that hampers current offerings. With the GeForce GRID platform, gaming-as-a-service providers can deliver the most advanced visuals with lower latency, while incurring lower [...]

May 15th, 2012, 12:02 PM

GTC 2012: NVIDIA Announces GK110-based Tesla K20, Coming in Q4 2012

Today’s opening keynote at NVIDIA’s GTC had a number of interesting announcements (details to follow in other articles) but the “star” of the show was the upcoming Tesla K20. Destined to spend its life in HPC systems and supercomputers, the K20 is based off on a Kepler GK110 core which is billed as the “largest, [...]

May 11th, 2012, 11:38 AM

Fueled by Kepler, NVidia Reports Strong Growth in Quarter

Though NVidia remains dogged by manufacturing supply problems, the company reported better than expected growth on Friday sending its shares up 9 percent in morning trading. First-quarter revenue fell to $924.9 from $962 million year-over-year because of a slower than expected economic recovery, but was better than Wall Street’s expectations of $916 million. While the [...]

May 11th, 2012, 11:01 AM

EVGA Releases LED Controller Utility for GTX 690

EVGA today released a utility that allows the “GeForce GTX” logo on the side of the EVGA GeForce GTX 690 to be customized. According to EVGA’s Jacob Freeman, users can manually increase or decrease the brightness, or, when paired with EVGA Precision X, have the LED light increase or decrease based on GPU utilization, GPU [...]

May 8th, 2012, 4:16 PM

EVGA Brings the GeForce GTX 680 FTW Into the World

EVGA has finally given us full details on the EVGA GeForce GTX 680 FTW edition. This card offers several enhancements over a stock GeForce GTX 680: an 8 Phase PWM design, an 8+6pin Power Input and Vapor Chamber cooling. EVGA even has a version of the card with 4GB of GDDR5 memory.       [...]

May 8th, 2012, 10:20 AM

ZOTAC announces ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB

ZOTAC International, a global innovator and channel manufacturer of graphics cards, mainboards and mini-PCs, today unveils the amplified ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and high-resolution dominating ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB graphics cards for the most demanding gamers and enthusiasts. Catered to gamers that require that extra performance kick in the most demanding gaming [...]