VIDEO CARDS

November 12th, 2013

AMD Radeon R9 270 2GB Review

At just $179, the R9 270 makes no qualms about its intended target:  the GTX 660.  The only potential roadblock to this card’s greatness is AMD’s own R9 270X.


November 7th, 2013

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti Performance Review

NVIDIA’s GTX 780 Ti is quite simply the fastest graphics card available and at $699 it is also one of the most expensive.  But for that price, you get TITAN-demolishing performance for hundreds less.


November 4th, 2013

AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB Review

The R9 290 is a rare card; it competes well against higher-priced NVIDIA and AMD offerings (including the mighty R9 290X) while selling for just $399.  Does that sound like a near-perfect approach?  You bet!


October 23rd, 2013

AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB Review

AMD’s R9 290X 4GB is finally here. This card has been designed to compete directly against NVIDIA’s GTX 780 and TITAN but there’s one major surprise in this launch: a price of just $549.


October 9th, 2013

Will it Crossfire? R9 280X & HD 7970 Scaling

With the R9 280X using a Tahiti XT core, many have been wondering whether or not it could used in Crossfire with an older HD 7970.  In this quick article, we find out and come up with some surprising results.


October 7th, 2013

AMD Radeon R9 280X 3GB Review

AMD’s R9 280X is meant to target the “gamers’ sweet spot” at $299 and even though the existing Tahiti architecture runs at its heart, you’ll be hard pressed to find a better value.


October 7th, 2013

AMD Radeon R9 270X & R7 260X Review

The R9 270X and R7 260X may not have the prestige of AMD’s R9 280X but they offer an excellent combination of performance and price for gamers who are looking for a great mid-level GPU.


October 3rd, 2013

ASUS GTX 770 DirectCU II OC Review

The ASUS GTX 770 DirectCU II OC is relatively inexpensive and provides excellent performance.  So much so that it is currently one of the best options available in its product category.


September 30th, 2013

A Closer Look at AMD’s Mantle

Is it possible to make developing for the PC easier?  That’s the question AMD’s Mantle hopes to answer.  In this article we take a quick look at the technology and its possible far-reaching implications.


September 25th, 2013

AMD Hawaii GPU Launch Live Stream

Hardware Canucks is on-site in Hawaii, where AMD will be announcing their upcoming graphics architecture and we have their direct Live Stream of the event.  Stay tuned for 2 hours of GPU details.