XFX custom RX 480 Double Dissipation detailed
Published in Graphics


Should be coming later this week

While AMD Radeon RX 480 has been selling for quite some time, we are yet to see some of the first custom versions and although there should be plenty of them soon, we now have more details regarding XFX's own Double Dissipation version which will feature a custom PCB, hefty factory-overclock and dual-slot, dual-fan cooler.

Futuremark releases 3DMark Time Spy DirectX 12 benchmark
Published in Graphics


Brings Async Compute, explicit multi-GPU and multi-threading

Futuremark has now officially released its new Time Spy benchmark, an upgrade which adds the new DirectX 12 test to the 3DMark benchmarking software.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 368.81 WHQL Game/VR Ready drivers
Published in Graphics


VR Fun House now available on Steam as Free to Play title 

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 368.81 WHQL drivers, which are also both Game and VR Ready, and has released the Nvidia VR Fun House, a set of mini-games to show off some VR and Nvidia technologies in action.

Nvidia GP106-300 GPU could launch as GTX 1050
Published in Graphics


Earlier rumors suggest it had fewer CUDA cores

Earlier this week, a leak suggested that the alleged 3GB version of the Geforce GTX 1060 could pack less CUDA cores than the 6GB version of the same card and today, a fresh leak claims that Nvidia has decided not to launch it at all, but rather use that GPU for the GTX 1050 in December.

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Pro to pack Snapdragon 821
Published in Mobiles


6GB of RAM and 3,700mAh battery

While Xiaomi has teased plenty of information regarding Mi Note 2, a 5.7-incher with Snapdragon 820, there haven't been a lot of talk regarding the successor of the Mi Note Pro, but luckily a Chinese source has shown a bit more information.

Official Nvidia GTX 1060 6GB performance leaked
Published in Graphics


Faster than RX 480 in Nvidia's list of games

The official performance details for the upcoming Geforce GTX 1060 6GB graphics card have leaked online showing it to be faster than AMD Radeon RX 480 in all Nvidia cherry-picked games as well as in SteamVR benchmark.

Samsung officially releases US $1500 850 EVO SSD 4TB
Published in Memory


Highest capacity consumer SSD

Samsung has officially released the 4TB version of its popular 850 EVO SSD, which will cost US $1,499 and is actually the highest capacity consumer SSD around.

AMD RX 470 and RX 460 specification slides leaked
Published in Graphics


Highend Vega GPU coming in 2017

A set of new slides leaked online has confirmed most of the specifications for the upcoming Radeon RX 470 and RX 460 graphics cards while the newest roadmap shows that high-end Vega GPU won't be coming before next year.

AMD releases Radeon Software 16.7.2 drivers
Published in Graphics


Adds support Doom Vulkan API and fix a single issue

AMD has released its new Radeon Software 16.7.2 drivers which add support for Vulkan API in Bethesda's Doom game as well as fixing problems with Restore Factory Defaults in Radeon Settings.

Doom gets Vulkan API patch
Published in Games
Monday, 11 July 2016 21:48

Doom gets Vulkan API patch


Significant performance improvements on RX 480

Bethesda has announced that its Vulkan API support patch for Doom is now live and should bring significant improvements due to the implementation of several features, including Asynchronous Shaders support.