R9 280X

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 6th, 2013

NVIDIA Fires Back; Cuts Prices of GTX 660, GTX 650 Ti Boost & GTX 650 Ti

In an effort to compete against AMD’s upcoming R9 270X and R7 260X, NVIDIA will be lower the price on three of their key SKUs:  the GTX 660 & GTX 650 Ti Boost.   (October 6th Update, with corrected prices) In order to avoid the competition preempting their efforts, companies typically don’t announce prices for their [...]