Nvidia rolls out Geforce 364.96 Hotfix drivers
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One to have for Doom Open Beta

Nvidia has rolled out its latest Geforce 364.96 Hotfix drivers coming with both optimizations and fixes as well as SLI support for Doom Open Beta which kicks off today.

HBM 2.0 GPUs unlikely for 2016 GPUs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 15 April 2016 11:00

HBM 2.0 GPUs unlikely for 2016 GPUs


Too expensive, limited supply

Our well-placed industry sources have told us that we should not expect to see the HBM 2.0 based GPUs shipping anytime soon. Nvidia Pascal and AMD Polaris 10 / 11 will stick with GDDR5 memory for the time being.

Shield K1 gets Vulkan update
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 10:54

Shield K1 gets Vulkan update


The needs of the many

Nvidia has just released an update to its K1 Shield tablet rolling out support for the fledgling Vulkan API.

Nvidia will launch three cards in June
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 11:32

Nvidia will launch three cards in June


GP 104-400, GP 104-200 and GP 104-150 based

We already know that Nvidia and its hardware partners will be launching gaming and enthusiast Pascal GeForce GTX 1000 series graphics cards soon and now it looks like we know a little bit more about them.

Nvidia Geforce Pascal GPUs launching at Computex 2016
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Mass shipments begin in July

According to sources within Nvdia’s supply chain,  the company is preparing to announce its Geforce series Pascal GPUs sometime around or during Computex 2016 in Taipei, Taiwan.

HP jumps on the Virtual Reality bandwagon
Published in News
Thursday, 07 April 2016 15:21

HP jumps on the Virtual Reality bandwagon


Starting at $4,363

HP has released a virtual reality PC range which costs an arm and a leg.

Nvidia wants Qualcomm to pay for monopoly play
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Crushed chipset deal

Nvidia has dragged Qualcomm into court for allegedly crushing a $352 million chipset deal.

Nvidia's P100 pictured
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 23:48

Nvidia's P100 pictured

HPC supercomputer

Nvidia's 16-nanometer Pascal P100 for super computer is out in the wild. Fudzilla managed to make a picture of the GPU surrounded by four HMB 2 memory chips and voltage regulators. 

Mid-range Pascal gets GDDR5-class memory
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 14:33

Mid-range Pascal gets GDDR5-class memory


Huang pimps up Pascal

NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang mentioned an upcoming mid-range GPU based on the company’s next-generation “Pascal” architecture which will not use HBM2 memory..

Nvidia's GP100 Pascal GPU has 56 SMs enabled
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Out of 60 possible

Nvidia confirmed that there are 56 streaming multiprocessor (SM) units each having 64 CUDA cores enabled on the GP100 GPU. This results in 3,584 cores on the Tesla P100 GPU. However, this leaves 4 SM cores disabled as the total number of SM’s is 60.