Nvidia Shield gets Android 9 update
Published in Gaming
Friday, 02 August 2019 11:59

Nvidia Shield gets Android 9 update


Experience upgrade 8.0 for 2015 and 2017 consoles

Nvidia original Shield TV, as well as the updated Shield TV 2017, have got an Experience upgrade 8.0 including Android 9.0 Pie.

Nvidia expects first ray-tracing required game by 2023
Published in Graphics


Not coming that quick

Boffin Morgan McGuire, who works on ray tracing, augmented reality, virtual reality at the graphics card company named after a Roman vengeance demon Nvidia, is predicting that by 2023 we will see the first triple-A games will require ray tracing.

Nvidia officially launches Geforce RTX 2080 Super graphics card
Published in Graphics


Review roundup: High-end GPU with no competition

While the RTX 2060 Super and RTX 2070 Super were launched as a direct competition to the AMD Radeon RX 5700 series, the new Geforce RTX 2080 Super launches without any competition whatsoever, featuring higher CUDA core count, higher clocks for both GPU and memory, and is only outperformed by the RTX 2080 Ti.

Wolfenstein: Youngblood won't have RTX ray-tracing at launch
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But will "be good" when it comes

In a recent interview, an executive producer at Machine Games has confirmed that Wolfenstein: Youngblood will not have RTX ray-tracing support at launch.

Nvidia shows Control in full RTX glory
Published in Gaming
Friday, 19 July 2019 13:20

Nvidia shows Control in full RTX glory


New trailer ahead of the launch on August 27th

Nvidia has released a new trailer Remedy Entertainment's upcoming Control game, which shows all RTX effects in full glory.

Control requirements show up on Epic Games Store
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RTX support comes at a price

Remedy's Control, which is also a part of Nvidia's latest bundle, will be launching on August 27th, and system requirements have now appeared at the Epic Games Store, showing that the game will need a decent system to look as impressive as it does on Nvidia's trailer.

Linode ups its game with Nvidia
Published in Cloud
Thursday, 11 July 2019 12:36

Linode ups its game with Nvidia


GPU optimised cloud

Before Amazon released AWS, Linode championed the concept of cloud computing and it is still used by  developers and experienced users because it is slightly cheaper.

Nvidia admits TSMC and Samsung both making next gen GPU
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Rumours were partly true

The graphics chip maker named after a Roman vengeance demon, Nvidia has confirmed that its next-generation GPU will continue to be produced by TSMC and Samsung.

AMD confirms the RX 5700 series price cut
Published in Graphics
Saturday, 06 July 2019 00:50

AMD confirms the RX 5700 series price cut

 
Said it was the plan all along

AMD has now officially confirmed the RX 5700 series price cut, pulling down the RX 5700 to $349, RX 5700 XT down to $399, and the RX 5700 XT 50th Anniversary Edition to $449.

Nvidia RTX 2070 Super does support NVLink multi-GPU
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Scaling depends on the game

Since the new Geforce RTX 2070 Super is pretty much based on a cut-down version of the non-Super RTX 2080, it does not come as a surprise that it supports multi-GPU NVLink.