Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook User Tracking Violates EU Law, Research Says
Google Releases Cheaper Chromebooks
Intel Releases New Braswell SoCs
WD's My Passport X Delivers 2 TB of Storage for Xbox One and PC Gamers
Google To Use SSDs From Samsung: report
Microsoft Introduces The Surface 3
Samsung Now Offers New Lineup of 3-bit V-NAND Based 850 EVO SSDs for Ultrathin PCs
Samsung, LG End Legal Disputes
Active Discussions
how to copy and move data files to dvd-rw
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > Electro...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, December 09, 2008
Electronic Arts and 2K to Uses Nvidia's PhysX Technology


Graphics chip maker NVIDIA announced Monday that Electronic Arts and 2K Games will use its PhysX technology to add realism to their videogames.

PhysX makes its EA debut in a personal computer version of "Mirror's Edge," an innovative action game in which an unsanctioned courier has to outrun armed troops under the command of an oppressive government.

"Mirror's Edge" was released in November for play on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. The game is being released in January for PCs.

A preview of the PC version of "Mirror's Edge" shows improved image processing in which shattering windows spray glass shards, banners flutter, fabric tears and bullets hit walls realistically.

PhysX technology takes advantage of NVIDIA chips that combine graphics and computer processing to make scenes 10 to 20 times more visually complex than possible on single purpose processors.

PhysX technology works in the three competing gaming consoles -- Nintendo Wii, Sony PlayStation 3, and Microsoft Xbox 360.

For PhysX to work on PCs the machines need chips such as NVIDIA's GeForce that enable "parallel computing," the breaking down of large tasks into small pieces for simultaneous processing.


Previous
Next
OCZ Introduces Slate Series ExpressCards for Notebooks        All News        HP and Arizona State University Demo Flexible, Unbreakable Displays
Nvidia Adds OpenCL To Its GPU Computing Toolkit     Graphics Cards News      Windows 7 to Offer Software Emulation For DirectX 10.1/10 Hardware

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Listed In Nvidia's Chip Providers
Nvidia Unveils Quadro M600 And new Quadro VCA
Nvidia Unveils The Titan X GPU, New DIGITS Training System and DevBox
New GeForce GTX 960M, 950M Notebook GPUs Power New Notebooks
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Gets an Epic Bundle
Nvidia Demonstrates The Massive Titan X Graphics Card
Nvidia CEO Apologizes For GTX970 Memory Issue
GPU shipments Dropped in Q4, Nvidia Had a Small Gain
Nvidia Sued Over Misleading GTX 970 GPU Performance Claims
Nvidia Enables Mobile GPU Overclocking Again
No More Overclocking For Nvidia Series 900 Mobile GPUs
Nvidia Reports Strong Q4 Results

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .