Monday, September 01, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple's iCloud Could Have Allowed Celebrity Nude-Photo Leak
Google To Launch New Budget Phone In India
Asus ZenWatch To Have Voice Control Features
Miraisens Showcases Touchable 3D Tech
Nintendo's Figurines Coming Later This Year
ASUS and G.Skill Take Overclocking Records
Korean Researchers Advance Synthesis Process for Graphene Quantum Dots
LG Display Opens LCD Panel Plant in China
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Graphics Cards > New BIO...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
New BIOS Will Boost AMD Radeon HD 7950 GPU Clock From 800 to 850 MHz


AMD will soon release a software update for its existing Radeon HD 7950 graphics cards, which will raise the base GPU's frequency from 800 MHz to 850 MHz.

Unlike the 7970GE, AMD won't be introducing this supercharged 7950 as a product separate from the existing 7950, but rather the upgraded 7950 will become the new 7950.

Since the new card will be quietly replacing the existing 7950, it will be doing so at the same prices as the existing 7950. This means the new 7950 cards should hit the market at between $300 and $350, depending on the partner and whether it?s factory overclocked or not.

The BIOS also introduces the PowerTune with boost feature, which acts in a similar manner to NVIDIA's GPU Boost technology. When applications demand that extra edge, the clock speed can go even higher than 850 MHz, to 925 MHz.

Though the new logic won't match the frequency of NVIDIA's GTX 660 Ti, it will reduce the difference to more acceptable levels.

PowerColor, HIS, and Sapphire are all expected to have cards available by the end of the week.


Previous
Next
Corsair Acquires Raptor Gaming        All News        Pioneer Releases 2-Channel Elite Integrated Amplifier
AMD Catalyst 12.8 WHQL Released     Graphics Cards News      Tegra Drives Nvidia's Revenue

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Announces Heterogeneous C++ AMP Language for Developers
New AMD R9 285 Radeon Graphics Card Unveiled
AMD Officially Releases The OCZ-rebranded, Radeon R7 SSDs
AMD, Nvidia, Refresh Their Professional Graphics Cards Lineups
AMD Releases The FirePro S9150 Server GPU for HPC
AMD Readies Radeon R7 SSDs
AMD Introduces New Kaveri APUs for System Builders
AMD Opteron 64-Bit ARM-Based Developer Kits Now Available
AMD Reports Second-quarter Loss
AMD Announces New A-Series APUs
AMD Mantle API Gains Support Of Three New Electronic Arts Titles
Here's AMD's New FirePro W8100 New Professional Graphics Card

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .