Nvidia goes for it
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 18 October 2016 22:17

Nvidia goes for it


Both coming to retail/e-tail on October 25th 

Nvidia has apparently moved its schedule forward and has officially announced its two new Geforce 10-series graphics cards, the Geforce GTX 1050 Ti and the Geforce GTX 1050, based on the smallest Pascal-architecture GP107 GPU and bringing more performance to gamers on a budget and those looking to play MOBA titles.

AMD rumoured to be revising Polaris
Published in Graphics
Monday, 17 October 2016 14:31

AMD rumoured to be revising Polaris


RUMOUR 50 percent improvement per watt

While no-one had  expected much from AMD before Vega in the next few months, it appears the outfit is going to ship revised versions of the Polaris 10 and 11 graphics chips.

Nvidia GP107 GPU pictured on GTX 1050 Ti
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 22:34

Nvidia GP107 GPU pictured on GTX 1050 Ti


Small GP107 GPU rumored to be made by Samsung

After the performance leak, it was only a matter of time before someone took a picture of either the GTX 1050 or GTX 1050 Ti. Earlier this week, a set GTX 1050 Ti PCB pictures revealed a smaller GP107 GPU, which also added fuel to recent rumors that it might be the first GPU made on Samsung's 14nm manufacturing process.

Nvidia announces project Xavier
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 12:38

Nvidia announces project Xavier


Ai Supercomputer with SoC 7 B transistors

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has just announced a 2017 processor s codenamed Xavier to succeed Parker.

Nvidia's artificial intelligence goes on show
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 13:00

Nvidia's artificial intelligence goes on show


Welcome your new Nvidia overlords tiny humans

Nvidia’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang told the assorted throngs at Nvidia's GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2016 about his artificial intelligence plans.

Intel might be killing off its Iris Pro
Published in News
Thursday, 22 September 2016 12:01

Intel might be killing off its Iris Pro


Missing for another generation

Chipzilla appears to be quietly pulling the plug on its high-performance Iris Pro graphics.

Nvidia releases DRIVE PX 2
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 13:41

Nvidia releases DRIVE PX 2


Power to drive and map

Nvidia has released its new DRIVE PX 2 for cars which it claims can make your jalopy a lot more intelligent.

CPU and GPU recycling could be just the thing
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 13:34

CPU and GPU recycling could be just the thing


Cash in your chips

An American startup wants to offer a quick and easy way to get cash back for old hardware.

AMD details  RX 460 for Notebooks
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 18 August 2016 23:12

AMD details RX 460 for Notebooks


With a similar performance to desktop version

AMD has revealed a few more details about its up and coming Radeon RX 460 Notebook GPU that will appear in a recently unveiled HP 15.6-inch Omen Limited Edition notebook and offer performance similar to the desktop part.

Samsung beats TSMC up and wins Nvidia contract
Published in Graphics


14 nm FinFet process

Tech giant Samsung Electronics  won a contract to make Nvidia GPUs according to South Korea's Chosun Biz newspaper.