Nvidia RTX card shortage expected throughout the year
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Nvidia's spokesperson just confirmed

Nvidia has addressed a few questions regarding its record Q4/FY2021 financial conference call mentioned in detail here, and gave some updates on the GPU shortage, and mentioned the mining card strategy.

Buy the Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 for $329
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Thursday, 25 February 2021 16:13

Buy the Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 for $329


Review roundup: GA106 GPU and 12GB of GDDR6 VRAM for 60FPS+ RT+DLSS

Nvidia has launched its latest Geforce RTX 30 series graphics card, the Geforce RTX 3060. Featuring a GA106 GPU with 3584 CUDA cores and packing 12GB of GDDR6 memory on a 192-bit, all at $329, the Geforce RTX 3060 promises big improvements over the RTX 20 series cards and brings 60FPS+ ray tracing with DLSS in games like Watch Dogs: Legion, Fortnite RT, Cyberpunk 2077, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, and others.

Nvidia beats Q4/FY2021 expectations
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Thursday, 25 February 2021 13:19

Nvidia beats Q4/FY2021 expectations


Record fiscal year

Nvidia has announced its Q4 2021 and FY 2021 financial results, beating quarterly expectations as well as a record fiscal year, beating its results from last year by quite a margin.

Nvidia makes its cards unattractive to crypto miners
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Cutting the hash rate

The company named after a Roman vengence demon, Nvidia, thinks it has made the GeForce RTX 3060 unattractive to crypto miners.

Nvidia to limit RTX 3060 mining performance
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Friday, 19 February 2021 18:01

Nvidia to limit RTX 3060 mining performance


The driver will cut the mining performance in half

Nvidia has plans to limit RTX 3060 mining performance, and according to what is known so far, it won't just be a simple driver lock.

Nvidia unveils Cryptocurrency Mining Processors (CMPs)
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Line of GPUs for crypto mining

Nvidia has prepared quite a few surprises, including its newest line of Cryptocurrency Mining Processors (CMPs), dedicated GPUs for mining. According to what is known so far, there will be a total of four CMP SKUs, ranging from 26MH/s to 86MH/s.

Nvidia's ARM bid faces opposition
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Tuesday, 16 February 2021 10:50

Nvidia's ARM bid faces opposition


Big Tech worried about antitrust concerns

The graphics card maker named after a Roman vengence daemon, Nvidia's plans to acquire British chip designer ARM fare facing challenges from Big Tech over antitrust concerns.

Nvidia dusts off old Turing stock
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Friday, 12 February 2021 12:37

Nvidia dusts off old Turing stock


Help resolve the chip shortage

Nvidia has confirmed that it will indeed be releasing stock of the Turing GPU, along with the Pascal-based GTX 1050 Ti GPU, to board partners.

Colorful making Intel DG1 discrete card
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Monday, 01 February 2021 11:01

Colorful making Intel DG1 discrete card


Just under another brand

Intel has announced Asus and Colorful DG1 based discrete cards. Colorful was quick to deny its involvement. We can now confirm that Colorful will make this card but might launch it under a different brand name.

Palit announces its Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 cards
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Coming in StormX and Dual series versions

Following Nvidia's announcement last night, Palit has announced its own versions of the Geforce RTX 3060 graphics card that will be available in its recognizable Dual and StormX series versions.