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.
Boost Doom performance on some Radeon card
AMD has released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 126.96.36.199 hotfix drivers which brings Doom performance improvements on some AMD Radeon graphics cards.
Game Ready drivers for Doom and couple of other games
Nvidia has rolled out its latest set of WHQL-certified Game Ready drivers which should provide optimal gaming experience for the new Doom and a couple of other games, the Geforce 365.19 WHQL Game Ready drivers.
Impressive overclocking and higher scores than Titan X
Just a couple of days before the official reviews are scheduled to appear online, we have some of the first alleged 3DMark scores of the Geforce GTX 1080, as well as some overclocking results, showing that the GTX 1080 is not only well ahead of GTX Titan X, GTX 980 Ti and Radeon R9 Fury X but also has an impressive overclocking potential.
One to have when Doom launches tomorrow
Just a day ahead of the Bethesda's official launch of the new Doom game, AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.2 drivers which include all the game optimizations for the game.
3-way SLI might work with old SLI bridges
It appears that Nvidia's new SLI HB (High Bandwidth) technology is actually limited to 2-way SLI on the new GTX 1080/GTX 1070, while other SLI modes could be supported with older SLI bridges.
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.
Later in June
Gigabyte has released a teaser showing a shadow of what is probably the upcoming custom GTX 1080 graphics card that will be a part of Gigabyte's Xtreme Gaming lineup.
Release scheduled for October 21st
Couple a days ago at its official unveil, EA and DICE have unveiled its latest addition to the Battlefield franchise, putting the story back to World War I timeframe and announcing it as Battlefield 1.
Turns the Radeon Pro Duo into a single-slot card
EK Water Blocks has announced that its full-cover water block for Radeon Pro Duo is now available and allows users to both include the AMD Radeon Pro Duo into their own liquid cooling loop but also turn it into a single-slot graphics card.