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Hynix HBM (20)

Hynix High-Bandwidth-Memory presentation leaks out

2 days ago | Comments - Okay, maybe it calling this a leak is an over-interpretation, but it’s not like you could see these slides before. While we all wait for smaller fabrication nodes for GPUs, there is a small revolution about to happen almost at the same time. HBM (High-Bandwidth-Memory) [...]
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Full AMD Tonga GPU might feature 384-bit memory interface

6 days ago | Comments - Our colleagues at ComputerBase found a very interesting article at PC Watch. Rumor: AMD Tonga has 384-bit interface Update: Shortly after publishing this post I received a confirmation that Tonga XT indeed has 384b interface. PC Watch made an interview with Raja Koduri, during R9 [...]
NVIDIA Geforce GTX 980 970M (10)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M has 2048 CUDA cores? (Update)

September 25th, 2014 | Comments - NVIDIA introduced desktop GeForce 900 series last week, but everyone is asking, where are the mobile parts? There is no definite answer to this question, however more and more leaks are starting to appear. UPDATE: Well it looks like SweClockers changed their minds and they [...]
AMD Future is AMD

AMD teasing new product, is it Radeon or FirePro? (Update)

September 20th, 2014 | Comments - UPDATE: Looks like all this hype was about Indian FirePro launch this whole time. Move along folks. AMD is teasing something for September 25th (Exactly a year after GPU14 — Hawaii launch). We have absolutely no idea what is is, but judging from the teaser [...]
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NVIDIA announces GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - Today NVIDIA introduces GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970 and it mobile variants. Apparently some of you are still confused why did NVIDIA skip 800 series. So let’s go back to March, when NVIDIA announced mobile GeForce 800M series. Notebook manufacturers were so desperate to [...]
NVIDIA Maxwell GM204 Press Slides (36)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 press slides, pictures, charts

September 18th, 2014 | Comments - What’s better than a leaked review? Obviously, two leaked reviews. For those asking what happened to Expreview review, I was asked by them to take it down, but fear no more, another review just got leaked, with even more charts, slides and even pictures of [...]
Inno3d iChill 980 (3)

EVEN more GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 cards pictured

September 18th, 2014 | Comments - Inno3d iChill GTX 980 Earlier today Inno3D posted a new teaser of its iChill GTX 980. This is the fastest GTX980 Inno3D will offer. If you thought that putting three fans on GM204 board is way too much, then what do you think of four? [...]
MSI GeForce GTX 980 (3)

More GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 cards pictured

September 18th, 2014 | Comments - Let’s make a small round-up of yet unseen cards. Gigabyte GeForce GTX 980 OC Gigabyte has few cards coming, most of them are from G1 GAMING series (pictures have not yet been leaked). GV-N980D5-4GD-B is reference based, so there’s not really much to talk about. [...]
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Did AMD just cancel Radeon R9 285X? (Rumor)

September 17th, 2014 | Comments - Long live the Tonga!, oh wait, did AMD just pull the plug on full Tonga? According to Robert Hallock’s tweet, this might actually be true: @Sceiren We are only releasing the R9 285. ^RH — AMD Radeon Graphics (@AMDRadeon) September 16, 2014 Apparently very aggressive [...]
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Say Goodbye to GALAXY and KFA2, Meet GALAX

September 17th, 2014 | Comments - Do you remember the first GeForce 900 series card to be leaked? It had a GALAX brand name on the back. At the time we thought it was just a missing letter from Galaxy branding. Well… as it turns out, this is actually a new [...]
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (11)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 pictured up close, first look at reference GeForce GTX 970

September 17th, 2014 | Comments - So Jen Hsun just emailed me these photos. It’s late, so I’m officially declaring this post as a gallery, enjoy. Pro tip: You can click on first image and use mouse scroll or keyboard keys to navigate! NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980    NVIDIA GeForce GTX [...]
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Only at VC: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 final specifications

September 16th, 2014 | Comments - On September 19th, NVIDIA will finally reveal its new GeForce 900 series. Two cards will be announced during a special event for gamers (Game24): GTX 980 and GTX 970. While the GTX 970 is just a gap-filler, GeForce GTX 980 is much more – a [...]
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 has 2048 CUDA cores

September 15th, 2014 | Comments - Not 1920, not 2560, but 2048 CUDAs are powering the new flagship card from NVIDIA. GeForce GTX 980 has 16 Streaming Multiprocessors Maxwell (SMM), which give us 2048 CUDA cores in total. For comparison, GTX 970 has only 13 SMMs (1664 CUDAs), so there’s a [...]
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Only at VC: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 pictured (Update)

September 14th, 2014 | Comments - Game24? How bout’ GameOver. Are you having a boring Sunday? Well if you do, then we bring you something interesting to see.  What you’re looking at is the new GeForce GTX 980. Today we are solely looking at the design. Specifications will be covered in [...]
AMD Radeon R9 390X cooling

Breaking news: AMD Radeon R9 390X cooling pictured

September 12th, 2014 | Comments - What you’re looking at is probably the first prototype of future Radeon R9 300 series cooling. Just 3 weeks ago Asetek announced ‘the largest ever design win’. Press Release: Thursday, August 14, 2014 — Asetek® today announced that it has secured a design win with [...]
MSI GeForce GTX 980 GAMING Twin Frozr V

(UPDATE 2) MSI shows off GeForce GTX 970/980 GAMING with Twin Frozr V cooler

September 11th, 2014 | Comments - UPDATE 2: First official picture (not a render) posted by MSI on Facebook Last week MSI posted the first teaser of its new Twin Frozr V cooler. Today company is revealing much more than just a glimpse of the cooler, today they show us the [...]
ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970

ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 pictured, the ultimate proof there are no 800 series

September 11th, 2014 | Comments - Someone at Overclock.net forums spotted ZOTAC GTX 970 on Facebook. Philippine store called PCHUB has just leaked the photo of upcoming GeForce GTX 970 from ZOTAC. They call it a ‘sneak peak’, but I’m sure ZOTAC will not be happy to see it that soon. [...]
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Galaxy GeForce GTX 970 GC pictured

September 10th, 2014 | Comments - When it comes to technology leaks, you can always count on Chinese enthusiasts. Galaxy GeForce GTX 970 GC 4GB Apparently someone has just leaked GeForce GTX 970 from Galaxy. We can see two cards, one is probably reference model and the other is custom made [...]
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Inno3d teasing iChill GeForce 900 series

September 10th, 2014 | Comments - The countdown has begun! With 10 days till NVIDIA’s Maxwell GeForce 900 series announcement, AIBs start to tease their new cooling solution. Earlier this week saw MSI’S Twin Frozr V teaser, today Inno3D joins the party with its new iChill cooler. There is a huge [...]
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Only at VC: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980, GTX 970, GTX 980M and GTX 970M 3DMark performance

September 7th, 2014 | Comments - After hours of work, combining all the data into one piece, we can finally show you GeForce 900 and 900M performance at a glance. Before you ask, no, we do not have any final specifications as of yet. Sure, we have our predictions, but that’s [...]

Gigabyte GTX 980 and GTX 970 G1 GAMING also listed, with 256-bit bus

September 5th, 2014 | Comments - Gigabyte is also preparing its GeForce 900 series. The latest listing from Synnex reveals that Gigabyte has two cards in the works. GeForce GTX 970 G1 Gaming (the same brand we heard about from Gigabyte representative few weeks ago), and reference GTX 980. However, this [...]

ASUS STRIX GTX 970 and ASUS GTX 980 listed

September 4th, 2014 | Comments - Those who were still not convinced that NVIDIA is skipping 800 series, should now consider it a fact. ASUS is preparing at least two GeForce 900 series cards, including reference GTX 980 and STRIX GTX 970. Both cards are equipped with 4GB GDDR5 memory and [...]

OverclockersUK: reference GeForce GTX 980/970 with 4GB, 8GB models also planned

September 3rd, 2014 | Comments - We are very close to GeForce GTX 900 series announcement. Yet the amount of leaks is not very overwhelming. Thankfully, Gibbo from OverclockersUK spilled some beans about GTX 980 and GTX 970. According to him NVIDIA is planning 4GB reference models and also 8GB with [...]

NVIDIA announces GAME24 24-Gaming event #MaxwellIsComing

September 2nd, 2014 | Comments - NVIDIA today announced GAME24, a worldwide event for gamers. On September 18th NVIDIA will be hosting a livestreamed event for gamers. It will take place in few locations, so you can either watch it online or attend it physically. This event starts exactly one day [...]

AMD officially announces Radeon R9 285 and Never Settle: Space Edition

September 2nd, 2014 | Comments - Today AMD officially introduces new graphics card in R9 series lineup, the Radeon R9 285. Tonga, Tahiti successor R9 285 is based on Tonga PRO GPU, which is actually not the full chip. Card based on full fledged Tonga will launch later this month (R9 [...]

MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING also in LITE Edition

 | Comments - While MSI’s GTX 970 GAMING is selling like a hot cake, company is already preparing a new model. GTX 970 GAMING is one of the cheapest fully custom GTX 970 cards you can find, thus very affordable with great performance to value ratio. The GTX [...]
Gigabyte GTX 980 970 WindForce3X (2)

Gigabyte adds GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 980 without G1 GAMING branding

 | Comments - During GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 announcement Gigabyte only had two custom cards available, both part of new G1 GAMING series. Today, Gigabyte brings two more cards to the stack. The non-G1-GAMING cards are basically lower-clocked models with missing backplate. Both are using the [...]

EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Classified is the first card to ship with 1400+ MHz boost clock

3 days ago | Comments - EVGA team is still finishing their flagship models of the new GeForce GTX 900 series. EVGA GTX 980 Classified and HydroCooper As always, EVGA has two fully custom cards in the works. First it Classified, equipped with new ACX 2.0 cooler (which looks pretty much [...]

(PR) Gigabyte announces GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 G1 Gaming

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - GIGABYTE, the world’s leading premium gaming hardware manufacturer, today announced the release of GV-N980G1 GAMING-4GD and GV-N970G1 GAMING-4GD, two new graphics cards from the next generation G1 Gaming Series. Both cards are respectively powered by the highly-anticipated GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 Maxwell GPUs [...]

(PR) EVGA announces GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - EVGA GeForce GTX 980/970 The World’s Most Efficient GPU + Air Cooler The EVGA GeForce GTX 980/970 are the world’s most advanced GPUs. Powered by next-generation NVIDIA Maxwell architecture, it delivers incredible performance, unmatched power efficiency, and cutting-edge features like NVIDIA Super Resolution Technology. With [...]

(PR) Palit introduces the new Maxwell graphics card: GTX 970 JetStream

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - Palit Microsystems Ltd, the leading graphics card manufacturer, releases the latest GTX 900 series in Palit GeForce product line-up, GeForce GTX 980, GeForce GTX 970 JetStream and GeForce GTX 970. The revolutionary Palit JetStream風 series of graphics cards features advanced innovative cooling and an optimized [...]
MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING TF5 (5)

(PR) MSI announces GeForce GTX 970 and GTX 980 GAMING

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - MSI GTX 970 and GTX 980 The weapon to own your game MSI is pleased to announce its next generation of GAMING graphics cards powered by NVIDIA’s new GTX 970 and GTX 980 GPUs. The new GTX 970 GAMING 4G and GTX 980 GAMING 4G [...]
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(PR) GALAX launches the new Maxwell 9 series graphics cards

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - GALAX, a leading manufacturer of performance gaming products, recently merged from Galaxy and KFA2, announced today the release of the GeForce GTX 980 series and GeForce GTX 970 Series Graphics cards. Both series are built with the latest Maxwell GPU architecture to deliver jaw dropping [...]

(PR) ASUS Announces Strix GTX 980 and Strix GTX 970

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - Gaming graphics cards with factory-overclocked cores deliver cool and silent gaming experiences Taipei, Taiwan (19th September, 2014) — ASUS today announced Strix GTX 980 and Strix GTX 970, all-new gaming graphics cards packed with exclusive ASUS technologies, including DirectCU II for cooler, quieter and faster performance [...]

(PR) EK introduces NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 water blocks

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce full-cover water cooling solution for NVIDIA reference (NVA-1G401) design GeForce GTX 980 series graphics cards, based on Maxwell GM204 graphics processor. EK-FC980 GTX directly cools the GPU, RAM as well as [...]

(PR) ZOTAC announces GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970

September 19th, 2014 | Comments - ZOTAC Innovates Beyond Thermal Design ZOTAC Innovates Beyond Thermal Design with Next-Generation NVIDIA Maxwell Architecture. Unleashes GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 Series for Serious Performance HONG KONG – Sept. 19, 2014 – ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and manufacturer of graphics cards and mini-PCs, [...]
MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING TF5 (1)

MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING with TwinFrozr V cooling detailed

September 17th, 2014 | Comments - MSI has been teasing their Twin Frozr V cooler for the past few weeks now. So it’s about time we take closer look at GTX 970 GAMING, the first card to feature TF5 cooling. MSI’s GTX 970 is not a card for casual gamers. GTX [...]
Gainward GTX 980 (2)

Gainward GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 pictured

September 16th, 2014 | Comments - While I was preparing my post about GTX 980 specs, guys over at ComputerBase found 3 GeForce 900 cards from Gainward. Gainward has two GTX 970 models, the Phantom, which is factory-overclocked to 1152/1304 MHz (yes that’s boost clock of 1.3 GHz!), and reference-clocked at [...]
ASUS GeForce GTX 970 STRIX graphics card

ASUS STRIX GeForce GTX 970 smiles for camera

September 16th, 2014 | Comments - Here it is, the first ASUS graphics card from GeForce 900 series. In terms of design, not much has changed since GTX 780 and R9 280X. By comparing these cards we notice less heat pipes near PCI-E interface, which is probably due to lower thermal [...]
VESA 1.3 (1)

(PR) VESA releases DisplayPort 1.3 standard

September 15th, 2014 | Comments - The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced the release of the DisplayPort 1.3 audio / video (A/V) standard. An update to the widely used DisplayPort 1.2a standard, this latest version increases the maximum link bandwidth to 32.4 Gbps, with each of four lanes running at [...]

(PR) ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Ares III

September 4th, 2014 | Comments - The world’s fastest water-cooled dual R9 290X gaming graphics card performing 15% faster than GTX Titan Z in 4K/UHD ultra-high resolution   Taipei, Taiwan (5th September, 2014) — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the limited-edition Ares III, the world’s fastest water-cooled gaming graphics [...]
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(PR) Club 3D announces Radeon R9 285 royalQueen

September 2nd, 2014 | Comments - Club 3D proudly presents the latest addition to the R9 Series, a card that is built for gaming beyond 1080p and delivers exceptional performance per dollar. The all brand new Radeon R9 285 royalQueen. The AMD Radeon R9 285 uses the latest iteration of the [...]
PowerColor Radeon R9 285 TurboDuo (3)

PowerColor officially introduces Radeon R9 285 TurboDuo

August 25th, 2014 | Comments - PowerColor announces its first Radeon R9 285 graphics card. This model is the only R9 285 PowerColor has made (so far). It’s a custom made card with TurboDuo cooling solution.  PowerColor’s R9 285 is factory-overclocked to 945 MHz (versus reference 918 MHz), while the memory [...]
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Sapphire shows off first Radeon R9 285 in ITX format

August 25th, 2014 | Comments - Sapphire is currently preparing six Radeon R9 285 graphics cards (2GB, 4GB and ITX models). Does anyone still remember when I said R9 285 will be available in ITX form factor? Well, Sapphire just gave us the first model. Sapphire Radeon R9 285 ITX Compact [...]
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(PR) AMD to Celebrate 30 Years of Graphics and Gaming in Live Webcast

August 14th, 2014 | Comments - I thought that some of you may be interested in this webcast. What draw my attention is where AMD is planning new product announcements. Graphics and gaming would suggest Radeon brand. Is this where we are finally going to see official introduction of Radeon R9 [...]
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(PR) NVIDIA announces Quadro Kx2 series

August 12th, 2014 | Comments - NVIDIA today unveiled its next generation of NVIDIA Quadro GPUs — providing new tools and technologies to meet the visual computing needs of the world’s leading designers, artists and scientists. The new lineup delivers an enterprise-grade visual computing platform with up to twice the application [...]

(PR) ZOTAC Silences Powerful GeForce GTX 750 Graphics Card

August 12th, 2014 | Comments - New ZOTAC GeForce GTX 750 ZONE Edition delivers a quiet high-end PC gaming experience with class-leading features  HONG KONG – Aug. 12, 2014 – ZOTAC International, a global innovator and manufacturer of graphics cards, today silences the powerful ZOTAC GeForce GTX 750 graphics card with [...]

(PR) AMD announces FirePro S9150 and S9050

August 6th, 2014 | Comments - AMD Unleashes World’s Most Powerful Server GPU for HPC AMD FirePro(TM) S9150 Server Card Delivers up to 2.53 TFLOPS of Peak Double-Precision Floating Point Performance for Intense Compute Workloads, and 10.8 GFLOPS Double Precision-per-Watt, up to 77% More Performance/Watt Than the Competition  AMD today announced [...]
Galaxy GTX 750 TI HOF (1)

Galaxy to launch GeForce GTX 750 Ti HOF

August 6th, 2014 | Comments - HOF (Hall of Fame) are the fastest series in Galaxy lineup. I think no one expected Galaxy to release a GM107 based HOF model. It seems that the first Maxwell HOF card is GeForce GTX 750 Ti. The cooler itself could easily take care of [...]

ASUS preps GeForce GTX 750 Ti STRIX

July 15th, 2014 | Comments - ASUS has been working on a new STRIX model, this time it was a mid-range solution (GeForce GTX 750 Ti). ASUS already has two high-end STRIX graphics cards: GeForce GTX 780 and Radeon R9 280. Both are based on older 28nm architecture. This time ASUS [...]