FERMI

March 30th, 2010

NVIDIA GTX 480 & GTX 470 Pre-Sale Numbers Show Promise

Retailers report pre-sales of NVIDIA’s newest Fermi-based graphics cards are going well. The other day, we brought you the unfortunate story of XFX ditching both the GTX 480 and GTX 470 from their line-up but now it’s time for some welcome news for NVIDIA. There is no denying the fact that NVIDIA’s GTX 400-series runs [...]

March 29th, 2010

XFX Jumps Off GTX 480 / GTX 470 Ship

XFX chooses to “skip” NVIDIA’s GTX 480 and GTX 470 in favor of ATI’s high-end cards.  Could still release budget conscious Fermi derivatives in the future. When NVIDIA launched the GTX 480 and GTX 470 on Friday of last week, we were bombarded by the usual influx of press releases from board partners announcing their Fermi-based cards.  There were two which were oddly absent; one of which [...]

March 25th, 2010

Next Generation NVIDIA Graphics On Their Way – Are You Ready?

Many tech enthusiasts are setting up for what will be the most anticipated hardware launch of the year. Are You Ready? After months of delay and speculation, March 26th marks the day when NVIDIA’s first major technology update in three years will receive its public debut in a launch that could completely make or break [...]

February 2nd, 2010

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 [...]

October 2nd, 2009

NVIDIA Fermi GT300 Video Cards A Fake?

Despite all the hype over the reveal of the new NVIDIA Fermi based video cards earlier this week at the GTC 2009 conference, it would appear NVIDIA is even further behind in production of their next gen technology than originally anticipated. So far behind in fact, that CEO Jen-Hsun Huang was forced to go onstage [...]

October 1st, 2009

NVIDIA Officially Unveils Next Generation CUDA GPU Architecture – Codenamed “Fermi”

NVIDIA Corp. today introduced its next generation CUDA™ GPU architecture, codenamed ”Fermi”.  An entirely new ground-up design, the ”Fermi” architecture is the foundation for the world’s first computational graphics processing units (GPUs), delivering breakthroughs in both graphics and GPU computing. “NVIDIA and the Fermi team have taken a giant step towards making GPUs attractive for a broader [...]

September 30th, 2009

NVIDIA GT300 – Codename Fermi – Detailed

A few features have finally be put to the blank face that has only been known as the GT300. A few key details of the upcoming NVIDIA generation of video cards have been leaked, the first of which is a name. Codenamed Fermi, after the developer of the first nuclear power reactor, Enrico Fermi,  it appears [...]