Nvidia preparing Turing-based GTX 1660 Ti
Published in Graphics
Friday, 18 January 2019 16:19

Nvidia preparing Turing-based GTX 1660 Ti


Turing meets the GTX series

According to rumors floating around the net, Nvidia is preparing a real successor to the GTX 1060, the Turing-based GTX 1660 Ti.

AMD Radeon VII rumored to be in short supply
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 17 January 2019 01:09

AMD Radeon VII rumored to be in short supply


No custom cards from AIBs, at least not yet

A new rumor regarding AMD Radeon VII supply has been spotted online saying that AMD will have just 5,000 pieces at launch and that there won't be any custom cards from AIB partners, at least not yet. As always, it should be taken with a grain of salt as AMD has quickly denied such rumors.

Nvidia releases Geforce 417.71 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 16:46

Nvidia releases Geforce 417.71 WHQL driver


Brings default Adaptive Sync support on some monitors

As promised and detailed earlier, Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 417.71 WHQL graphics driver which brings support for the Geforce RTX 2060 graphics cards as well as brings the so-called G-Sync Compatible Support, or VESA Adaptive Sync support on some monitors.

AMD has no plans to use chiplet design for next-gen APUs
Published in PC Hardware


Will use a different design similar to mobile parts

According to post-CES details showing up online, it appears that AMD will not use the same chiplet design for its next-gen APUs, keeping the chiplet design for its 2nd generation EPYC and 3rd generation Ryzen desktop CPUs.

The Division 2 system requirements listed
Published in Gaming
Friday, 11 January 2019 14:01

The Division 2 system requirements listed


Coming to Epic Game Store and Uplay

Ubisoft has unveiled a couple of details regarding The Division 2, including availability, a new features overview trailer, and system requirements for the game which is expected to launch on March 15th.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 19.1.1 driver update
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Fortnite performance boost and a couple of bug fixes

AMD has rolled out its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.1.1 driver update which brings minor performance improvements in Fortnite as well as fixes several bugs seen with earlier driver version.

AMD shares more Radeon VII details
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 10 January 2019 16:17

AMD shares more Radeon VII details


7nm Vega for up to 13.8TFLOPs of compute performance

In addition to a few details shared during the CES 2019 keynote hosted by Dr. Lisa Su, AMD's CEO, the company has also disclosed a few more details regarding the new Radeon VII graphics card, including some of the specifications and performance.

AMD can put two 8-core chiplets on 3rd gen Ryzen
Published in PC Hardware


Possible 16-core SKUs

Although AMD only previewed an 8-core/16-thread engineering sample of 3rd generation Ryzen CPU at the CES 2019 keynote, the delidded CPU showcased at the keynote, as well as comments from Dr. Lisa Su, AMD CEO, suggest that we could see SKUs with two chiplets, so 16-core/32-thread SKUs are possible.

AMD previews 3rd gen Ryzen at CES 2019
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 19:33

AMD previews 3rd gen Ryzen at CES 2019


Up and running with Radeon VII

In addition to details regarding 2nd generation EPYC CPUs, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, also gave a preview of its third generation Ryzen CPU.

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 09 January 2019 19:08

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES


Vega 7nm GPU with 60 CUs, coming Feb. 7th for $699

At its CES 2019 keynote, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, unveiled AMD's first 7nm gaming GPU, the Radeon VII (seven).