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August 26th, 2013

ASUS GTX 780 DirectCU II OC Review

The GTX 780 is one of today’s most powerful graphics cards and ASUS has made it even better with their new DirectCU II OC. It packs in more features than the competition and also overclocks like no other.

May 30th, 2013

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2GB Review

Fresh off their launch of the GTX 780, NVIDIA is launching yet another new graphics card.  The GTX 770 is meant to replace the GTX 670 but can easily outperform the GTX 680 but its most interesting feature is its cost.  At just $399 this may be one of the best values currently available.

May 23rd, 2013

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Review

With the GTX 600-series slightly more than a year old, NVIDIA is now ready to start refreshing their GeForce lineup once again.  The first card out of the gate is their GTX 780, a $649 GK110-based flagship which boasts performance that’s within spitting distance of the ultra expensive GTX TITAN.

December 17th, 2012

War of Words Between NVIDIA and AMD Over DirectX 11.1 Support Continues

With any update to Windows comes an update to the venerable DirectX API that provides the bridge between the GPU and the operating system to make things happen behind the scenes. Microsoft works closely with developers and GPU makers to ensure that everything on the market is ready for the launch day of the new [...]

June 27th, 2012

ASUS GTX 680 DirectCU II TOP Review

The new ASUS GTX 680 DirectCu II TOP Edition is one of the most sought-after graphics cards on the market and with good reason.  It incorporates a top shelf cooling solution, high clock speeds, the potential for incredible overclocking limits  and a great software stack.  There really isn’t anything more we could ask of in [...]

June 11th, 2012

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 21st, 2012

Life on Cloud Kepler: Why GPUs Are Going to Make Computing Heterogenic

For Jen-Hsun Huang, the smooth talking silicon scion that presides over NVIDIA, his company shouldn’t be constrained to building progressively faster GPUs for progressively better looking videogames. With great GPU computing power comes great possibilities; a hyper-efficient transistor packed chip shouldn’t be constrained to making games look better through more dynamic shaders and more complex [...]

April 28th, 2012

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 Preview

As we’re posting this preview, NVIDIA’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang is likely just finishing up on stage, presenting the latest addition to NVIDIA’s GTX 600-series lineup: the GTX 690. It was high time that a GeForce-branded product became king of the hill and make no mistake about it: the GTX 690 is meant to absolutely trample [...]

April 18th, 2012

NVIDIA Posts Teaser of Upcoming Graphics Card

In a world of social media obsession, it shouldn’t be a surprise that NVIDIA chose Facebook to air the first pictures of an upcoming graphics card whose title and market position will remain unknown…for now.  Earlier today, we were tipped off by a number of eager beavers…errr….members about a post NVIDIA made to their official [...]

March 22nd, 2012

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 2GB Review

NVIDIA’s Kepler  is finally here and after months of waiting, we finally get to see the first card with this new architecture:  the GTX 680.  The GTX 680 is based around a GK104 core and 2GB of GDDR5 memory but what really makes it stand out from the competition is NVIDIA new focus upon power [...]