Ampere gets support, SLI kicks the bucket
Nvidia has released its Geforce 456.38 WHQL Game Ready driver that adds support for Ampere-based RTX 3080 and upcoming RTX 3090 graphics cards, as well as kills SLI support. It also fixes some issues and adds support for some upcoming games.
Review roundup: Reviews are out with nothing but praise
The review NDA for Nvidia Geforce RTX 3080 Founders Edition has been finally lifted and reviews have gone online showing just how much raw performance is behind Nvidia's new $699 priced flagship graphics card.
Blower fan is gone for good
In a less surprising move, AMD has showcased its Radeon RX 6000 series graphics card in Fortnite game, but thankfully, it also found its way on Twitter and some members of the press had a chance to check out some other designs that AMD has prepared for its big launch.
RTX 3070 launching on October 15th
Nvidia has informed members of the press that the RTX 3080 embargo date has been pushed back to September 16th, and confirmed that the RTX 3070 will be officially launching on October 15th.
Coming before RTX 3060 to counter Radeon RX 6000 series
It appears that Nvidia has somewhat changed its launch plans and we might see an RTX 3060 Ti as early as October, another SKU that will be based on the same GA104 GPU as the RTX 3070.