Nvidia is GPU accelerator king
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 13:37

Nvidia is GPU accelerator king


Analyst raises ratings

A top Japanese analyst Romit Shah has raised his rating on the shares in silicon specialist Nvidia, after chatting to CEO Jen-Hsun Huang.

Apple sauces up monitor with GPU
Published in Graphics
Monday, 06 June 2016 11:57

Apple sauces up monitor with GPU


5k thunderbolt monitor

Fruity cargo cult Apple is set to launch a new version of its Thunderbolt monitor so it can handle 5K resolution (5120x2880) using its own discrete GPU placed behind the screen.

Alleged AMD Polaris 10 benchmarks show up
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 14:17

Alleged AMD Polaris 10 benchmarks show up


Close to Radeon R9 Fury

AMD should officialy unveil its first Polaris GPU architecture based graphics card at Computex 2016 but now we have first alleged 3DMark performance figures for both Polaris 10 graphics cards.

Asus teases new Nvidia mystery mobile GPU
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Faster than GTX Titan X in 3DMark 11

Asus has dropped a bomb ahead of the Computex 2016 by teasing Nvidia's upcoming mobile Geforce GPU which is actually faster than desktop GTX Titan X.

AMD officially announces its Computex 2016 press event
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Top brass at the event

AMD has now officially announced its press conference that will be held on June 1st, during Computex 2016 show in Taipei, Taiwan, which will be all about Polaris GPU updates as well as AMD's 7th generation A-series APUs.

AMD clawing back GPU market share
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 11:55

AMD clawing back GPU market share


Latest Mercury Research

Figures from Mercury Research show that AMD appears to be clawing back some market share.

Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 is the new performance king
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Reviews and full specifications are out

Nvidia has finally lifted the NDA on its GP104 Pascal based Geforce GTX 1080 graphics card allowing us to see some of the official performance numbers as well as all the specifications of the new current flagship graphics card.

We are beginning to sense AMD’s cunning plan
Published in Graphics


Marketing might not be as daft as we thought

AMD’s Polaris strategy is becoming a bit clearer and even if we thought that the fabless chipmaker might have dropped the ball a bit, it's cunning plan is starting to make sense.

Nvidia does better than expected
Published in Graphics
Friday, 13 May 2016 09:36

Nvidia does better than expected


Chip demand rising as AMD snoozes

Nvidia forecast better-than-expected revenue for the current quarter demand for its chips has risen, while its rival, AMD has a knap while waiting for its Zen technology to arrive.

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 12 May 2016 02:10

AMD allegedly pulls Vega launch forward


From early 2017 to October 2016

It appears that Nvidia has struck a right chord with its Pascal-based GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 graphics cards as it has allegedly forced AMD to pull the launch of its high-end Vega GPU forward, from early 2017 to October 2016.