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February 4th, 2014

GIGABYTE R9 290X WindForce OC Review

GIGABYTE’s R9 290X WindForce OC combines everything we could possibly want in a GPU: a great heatsink, high end performance and absolute silence.

December 17th, 2013

ASUS R9 290X DirectCU II OC Review

Custom R9 290X cards are on their way and one of the first available will be ASUS’ R9 290X DirectCU II OC.  This is the review many of you have been waiting for.

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.

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 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.

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.

March 21st, 2013

AMD Radeon HD 7790 Review

AMD hasn’t been able to muster up a competitor against NVIDIA’s $149 GTX 650 Ti for the better part of 6 months but that’s about to change with the introduction of the HD 7790. By utilizing the brand new Bonaire core, AMD has been able to hit a near-perfect blend of performance and efficiency.  Budget-conscious [...]

March 13th, 2013

NVIDIA GTX TITAN vs. SLI & Crossfire

NVIDIA’s GTX TITAN is the highest priced graphics cards on the market so parallels will naturally be drawn between it an dual card setups.  In this article, we look at now it lines up against SLI and Crossfire setups of the GTX 680, GTX 670, HD 7970 GHz Edition and HD 7950 Boost, all of [...]

February 15th, 2013

AMD Clarifies 2013 Graphics Strategy: New Cards, Same Architecture, Some Surprises

AMD has confirmed that new cards will be released this year and HD 7000-series parts as their plans for 2013 were clarified.  There has been a lot of talk lately about AMD’s official GPU strategy for 2013 and how it flew in the fact of numerous rumors.  Instead of releasing a desktop graphics architecture that [...]