The Division DirectX 12 patch gives boost to AMD GPUs
Published in Graphics


Does not sound good for Nvidia

The latest patch for Ubisoft's Tom Clancy's The Division game has given a decent performance boost to DirectX 12 capable graphics cards and it does not look good for Nvidia GPUs as their GPUs still work better on DirectX 11.

Nvidia confirms that GTX 1080 Ti is coming
Published in Graphics
Monday, 19 December 2016 12:52

Nvidia confirms that GTX 1080 Ti is coming


Club Geforce Elite as well

Nvidia has practically confirmed the existence of the Geforce GTX 1080 Ti by posting a job listing on LinkedIn, which also mentions Club Geforce Elite as well, a subscription-based service that will give certain bonuses.

LG preparing 4K/UHD HDR monitor for CES 2017
Published in News
Friday, 16 December 2016 12:02

LG preparing 4K/UHD HDR monitor for CES 2017


Couple of other monitors

LG has announced that it will show a couple of monitors at CES 2017 show in January including a gaming monitor, the world's first Chromecast-enabled monitor and the new 32-inch HDR10 3232UD99 monitor with 4K/UHD resolution, IPS panel and support for 95 percent of the DCI-P3 color range.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 376.33 drivers
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 15 December 2016 10:16

Nvidia releases new Geforce 376.33 drivers


Game Ready drivers with disabled SLI for Titanfall 2

Nvidia has prepared its newest Geforce 376.33 Game Ready drivers that should provide the optimal gaming experience in some of the latest titles and adds several security improvements but also disables SLI on Titanfall 2.

ADATA releases new Ultimate SU900 SSD
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 11:14

ADATA releases new Ultimate SU900 SSD


SMI 2258 controller and 3D MLC NAND flash

ADATA has released its flagship Ultimate SU900 SSD that is based on a standard 2.5-inch form-factor and powered by an SMI 2258 controller with 3D MLC NAND flash.

AMD eight core SKU beats up Chipzilla
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 23:17

AMD eight core SKU beats up Chipzilla


In two CPU benchmarks

AMD was keen to show some performance figures of its upcoming eight core Ryzen SKU at the New Horizon event and has compared it to Intel's US $1049.99 priced Core i7-6900K eight core Broadwell-E CPU.

AMD officially confirms Ryzen branding
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 22:50

AMD officially confirms Ryzen branding


Eight core/16-thread SKU with 3.4GHz base clock

At its scheduled New Horizon event, AMD has now officially confirmed its branding for the  Zen CPU architecture, now to be known as the Ryzen. As we said before, the only SKU announced and detailed so far is the 8-core/16-thread CPU.

Corsair releases M.2 NVMe MP500 SSD series
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 22:19

Corsair releases M.2 NVMe MP500 SSD series


Coming in 120GB, 240GB and 480GB capacities

Corsair has released a new addition to its Force Series SSD lineup, the MP500 M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD series, which promises impressive performance of up to 3,000MB/s for read and up to 2,400MB/s for write.

Nvidia announces new Geforce VR bundle
Published in Games
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 20:46

Nvidia announces new Geforce VR bundle


For those buying Geforce GTX 10 series and HTC Vive headset

Nvidia has unveiled yet another promotion which gives away three VR games to those that buy a Geforce GTX 10 series graphics card and HTC Vive VR headset bundle.

AMD shows Vega Cube with 100 TFLOPs
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 17:05

AMD shows Vega Cube with 100 TFLOPs


Meant to house four Vega GPUs

It appears that AMD showed quite a few interesting products at its earlier event, including what is now refered to as the Vega Cube, a Radeon Instinct GPGPU solution.