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Friday, March 27, 2015
3DMark producer Futuremark has developed a benchmarking routine to demonstrate the potential performance gains from the the Direct X API and AMD has put the new benchmark to the test.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Futuremark introduced its new 3DMark API Overhead feature test - the first independent test for measuring differences in DirectX 12, DirectX 11 and Mantle API performance.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Samsung Electronics has been confirmed to be one of Nvidia's chip manufacturing partner, besides TSMC.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Two days after the announcement of the Geforce Titan X graphics card, Nvidia is back again with GM200 and is set to launch it in their new professional graphics counterpart, the Quadro M6000. The company also refreshed its Iray Visual Computing Appliance (VCA) network-attached render server.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Nvidia announced its next flagship graphics card, the $999 Titan X sporting eight billion transistors. In addition, the company provided details about its next-generation Pascal GPU architecture, the DIGITS Deep Learning GPU Training System for data scientists and the DIGITS DevBox hardware for deep learning appliances.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Nvidia is filling out today its GTX 900M lineup by introducing the GeForce GTX 960M and 950M, which promise to deliver high levels of gaming performance wrapped inside sleek notebook designs.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Nvidia announced Tuesday that it's giving away copies of The Witcher 3 with the purchase of a GeForce GTX 960, 970, or 980 graphics card.
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Nvidia chief executive Jen-Hsun Huang appeared on stage at a Game Developer Conference presentation from Epic Games and surpsised everyone with the announcement of the new flagship GeForce Titan X graphics card.
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
The Khronos Group announced today Vulkan, its next generation API for high performance 3D graphics and GPU-based computation. At the same time, after a year and a half, AMD appears to be sunsetting its original Mantle gaming API.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun used a blop post to apologize for the inconvenience caused the "segmented memory" of the GeForce GTX 970 graphics card.
Friday, February 20, 2015
Shipments of graphics processors dropped 3.4% in Q4, with Nvidia to gain 3% in Q4 from last quarter, while both Intel and AMD dropped by 4% and 7%, according to the latest data released by Jon Peddie Research.
Nvidia may be taken to court over "misleading" customers about the capabilities of the GTX 970 graphics car, and "false" claims about the card's on board memory.
Following a recent lock down of overclocking of their mobile GPUs, Nvidia has decided to allow such an action.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Nvidia's latest graphics drivers disable overclocking for the mobile Series 900.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Nvidia on Wednesday posted high quarterly results as the graphics chipmaker sought to sharpen its focus on high-end automobiles.
Friday, February 06, 2015
The first DirectX 12 benchmarks have hit the web and confirm that the new new API offer ssignificant performance and CPU scaling benefit.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
AMD and its partners have leveraged the furor surrounding the Nvidia GeForce GTX 970’s memory allocation performance, dropping prices on the high-end Radeon R9 290X.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Over the past couple of weeks there has been quite a bit of online chatter on the subject of VRAM allocation on the new GeForce GTX 970. Nvidia has released a statement on the matter.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Following the release of Maxwell-based GTX 980 and GTX 970 GPUs for the high-end of the market, Nvidia i sbringing the succesfull GPU architecture to mainstream gamers with the release of the GeForce GTX 960 and the GM206 GPU.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Intel has released a new graphics driver that promises to boost 4K video playback (HEVC), play VP9 videos using Chrome and expands Open CL and Open GL extension support.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
The USITC will hear Nvidia's case against Samsung but will also allow Samsung's case against Nvidia and a dozen other small partners of Nvidia.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Microsoft's Direct3D 12 could be efficient and powerful enough to allow graphics engines to render CGI-quality game scenes in real time.
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
AMD has announced the availability of the Catalyst Omega drivers, marking the beginning of a new driver release schedule for the company and adding new features including Virtual Super Resolution, a technology similar to Nvidia's Dynamic Super Resolution.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Samsung Electronics has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) seeking to block Nvidia's GPUs from the U.S. market, Bloomberg reported.
Monday, November 17, 2014
NVIDIA has added the Tesla K80 dual-GPU accelerator to its Tesla Accelerated Computing Platform, designed for machine learning, data analytics, scientific, and high performance computing (HPC) applications.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
As it was expected, Samsung Electronics has accused Nvidia of infringing several of its chip patents and for making false claims about its products, following a suit afiled by Nvidia gainst the Korean company (and Qualcomm) in September.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
A couple of months ago Nvidia showcased a recreated the famous photo from the lunar landing that took place 45 years ago in order to showcase the Voxel Global Illumination (VXGI) feature of Maxwell 2.0 GPUs. Now this demo is available for download.
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Nvidia on Thursday posted high fiscal third-quarter revenue, mainly fueled by the company's latest graphics chips for personal computers as well as processors for data centers.
Following the announcement of Nvidia's holiday games bundle that pairs Ubisoft’s titles with new GeForce GTX graphics cards, AMD today announced the offering a free copy of the Civilization: Beyond Earth game with its latest Radeon hardware.
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Nvidia has started offering the Pick Your Path GeForce GTX bundle, which enables gamers who buy a qualifying GeForce GTX GPU to add The Crew, Far Cry 4 or Assassin’s Creed Unity to their library for free.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Following the release of Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards, rival AMD continues to cut the prices of its own oferings, with its flagship Radeon R9 290X be now available from AMD's partners for almost $300.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Nvidia's recently released GeForce Game Ready 344.48 WHQL drivers optimize your experience in forthcoming games like Civilization: Beyond Earth and Lords Of The Fallen, and enable NVIDIA Dynamic Super Resolution (DSR) technology on Fermi and Kepler GeForce GTX 500, 600 and 700 Series desktop graphics cards.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Nvidia will hold a competition during its sixth annual GPU Technology Conference and invites young startups using GPUs to vie for a single $100,000 on-the-spot prize.
Monday, October 13, 2014
Futuremark has updated the 3DMark (2013 benchmark suite and has added to it the Ultra HD FireStrike Benchmark, challenging your 4K Ultra HD (3840 x 2160) system.
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
The US International Trade Commission on Monday voted to investigate Nvidia's patent complaints against Samsung and chipmaker Qualcomm.
Friday, September 19, 2014
As part of NVIDIA’s launch of the second generation Maxwell based GeForce GTX 980 graphics card, Max McMullen, Direct3D Development Lead at Microsoft, provided more on what the company's plans for Direct3D 12.
The new GeForce 344.11 WHQL drivers are now available to download automatically through GeForce Experience, and are promising to offer offering GeForce GTX owners the "ultimate gaming experience" in the latest game titles, including Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel, The Evil Within, F1 2014 and Alien: Isolation, and add support for the new, Maxwell-powered GeForce GTX 980 and GeForce GTX 970 graphics cards.
NVIDIA today introduced the first high-end products based on its Maxwell chip architecture -- the new GeForce GTX 980 and 970 GPUs -- delivering performance, new graphics capabilities and twice the energy efficiency of the previous generation.
Monday, September 08, 2014
AMD has introduced DirectGMA for their AMD FirePro W5x00 graphics cards and above and for all AMD FirePro S series products, as well as some embedded products, to be able to exchange data efficiently between different devices like GPUs, FPGAs, etc.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
NVIDIA has filed complaints against Samsung and Qualcomm at the International Trade Commission and in the U.S. District Court in Delaware, alleging that the companies are both infringing NVIDIA GPU patents covering technology including programmable shading, unified shaders and multithreaded parallel processing.
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the limited-edition Ares III, a water-cooled, factiry -overclocked gaming graphics card with a single-slot form factor.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
AMD today officially launched the AMD Radeon R9 285 graphics card, serving as the newest desktop GPU in the AMD Radeon R9 series graphics family.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
AMD on Saturday unveiled Radeon R9 285, the newest addition to the company’s lineup of desktop graphics cards.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Jon Peddie Research (JPR) has announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers’ market share for 2014 2Q.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API will add performance and power saving features to devices that handle graphics, the company says.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
AMD and Nvidia have both refreshed their FirePro and Quadro lineups with announcements at at SIGGRAPH 2014.
Monday, August 11, 2014
The Khronos Group today announced industry support for the OpenGL family of 3D standards that are advancing the visual experience for billions of mobile devices and PCs sold each year.

OpenGL, OpenGL ES and WebGL are the most widely deployed APIs that between them provide portable access to graphics and compute capabilities across multiple platforms, including Android, iOS, Linux, OS X, Windows and the Web.

Friday, August 08, 2014
Nvidia posted high fiscal second-quarter earnings on Thursday and gave an optimistic forecast for current-quarter revenues.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
AMD today announced the AMD FirePro S9150 server card -- the company's most powerful server Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) ever built for High Performance Computing.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
NVIDIA today made available a new WHQL-certified graphics card driver, the GeForce 340.52.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The GTX 750 Ti is a great mid-range graphics card, and ASUS has improved the design with its semi-passive Strix technology on the new Strix GTX 750 Ti OC.
Monday, July 14, 2014
The PC Gaming Hardware Market, which consists of personal computers, upgrades, and peripherals used for gaming, remains strong amongst the backdrop of general declines in the PC market.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Following the release of the FirePro W9100 flagship professional graphics card, AMD is back with the release of the W8100.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
NVIDIA announced the new entry-level GeForce GT 730 graphics processor, available today from its partners worldwide.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
New GeForce 340.43 beta drivers are now available to download from -- a recommended update for Battlefield: Hardline players, and those anticipating GRID Autosport and Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
AMD has added a new game to its Never Settle Forever game bundle program, and expaned the list of games that support its Mantle API.
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Nvidia has released the GPU Starter DevKit with OpenACC, a personal supercomputer purpose-built for developers looking for a fast on-ramp to GPU computing.
Friday, May 30, 2014
GIGABYTE is bringing a new weapons to gamers helping them keep the temperature of their valuable graphics card low -- the new WINDFORCE Air Cooling System 600 Watt Edition and the WATERFORCE All-in-one External Liquid Cooling System.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
NVIDIA has released another entry-level graphics, the GeForce GTX 740.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Nvidia today officially released its flagship dual-GPU video card, the $3000 (!) GeForce GTX Titan Z, based on two GK110 GPUs read to fulfil the increased graphics needs of professionals and gamers.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
The new GeForce 337.88 WHQL, Game Ready Watch Dogs Drivers are now available to download from, and automatically through GeForce Experience. For gamers jumping into the world of Watch Dogs , the 337.88 WHQL drivers are optimizing single GPU and multi-GPU SLI performance in the open-world title.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
The graphics add-in-board (AIB) shipments and suppliers' market share for 2014 1Q dropped 6.7 %, compared to the desktop PC market, Jon Peddie Research (JPR) estimates.
Friday, May 16, 2014
AMD's overall GPU unit shipments decreased 18.2% quarter-to-quarter, Intel's total shipments decreased 7.9% from last quarter, and Nvidia's decreased 10.4%, according to data released by Jon Peddie Research.
Thursday, May 08, 2014
NVIDIA today provided more details about its financial results or the first quarter of fiscal 2015, ended April 27, 2014, following last week's report, which was released earlier as a preliminary draft had been inadvertently emailed to an internal distribution list.
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Nvidia expects to report first quarter earnings of $136.5 million, on revenue of $1.1 billion, up 16 percent from a year ago. Non-GAAP earnings for the quarter were 29 cents a share.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
ASUS today announced the GTX Titan Z, Nvidia's latest high performance graphics card with dual NVIDIA GeForce graphics processing units (GPUs) and GPU Tweak for real-time graphics tuning.
Nvidia is bundling the new 'Watch Dogs' video game with NVIDIA GeForce graphics cards.
Saturday, April 26, 2014
AMD has released the Catalyst 14.4 Microsoft-certified driver, which contains the latest code and features for AMD Radeon GPUs, including the Mantle Graphics API and AMD TrueAudio technology.
Monday, April 21, 2014
AMD has refreshed its "Never Settle Forever" game bundle program for AMD Radeon products.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
AMD today has officially launched the AMD Radeon R9 295X2, a dual-GPU. hybrid-cooled graphics card designed for ultra-enthusiasts.
Monday, April 07, 2014
Nvidia today released the new GeForce 337.50 Beta drivers, along with the GeForce Experience 2.0, which introduces enhancements, such as Desktop Capture for GeForce ShadowPlay.
AMD has chosen the NAB Show is often as the launch point for its new FirePro W9100, which was announced last month.
Wednesday, April 02, 2014
AMD is teasing again by sending to media outlets a rather large metal briefcase with a "Radeon" sticker on it.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
AMD today announced its next flagship FirePro product -- the new FirePro W9100 -- based on the company?s Hawaii family of processors.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang debuted new and upcoming graphics technology on Tuesday including the $3,000 high-end Titan Z graphics card, the next generation Pascal GPU and a cloud-computing partnership with VMWare.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
Microsoft today officially introduced the DirectX 12 at the annual Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco. DX12 is Microsoft's latest version of the graphics API and was described as a major stride for gaming.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Rebellion Developments, Square Enix and Xaviant aree the latest game developers that join AMD's Gaming Evolved ISV relationship program to deliver games optimized for AMD's GPUs.
ARCTIC has developed a new VGA cooler series featuring a patented back side system that keeps your GPU as well as other sensitive components around it at a low temperature.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Imagination Technologies has announced at GDC 2014 the official launch of the PowerVR Wizard GPU family, a range of IP processors that offer high-performance ray tracing, graphics and compute in a power envelope suitable for mobile and embedded use cases.
If you own any of the AMD Radeon R9 and R7 Series GPUs are now able to experience the new AMD TrueAudio and Mantle technologies yourself, using a just released patched version of the Thief.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Nvidia's new GPU 800M series of mobile GPUs have been officially released, promising to bring high-quality gaming and energy efficiency to laptops.
Monday, March 10, 2014
The new GeForce 335.23 WHQL, Game Ready Titanfall drivers are now available to download from Nvidia. This driver package is designed to provide performance and stability in the highly anticipated Titanfall game.
Thursday, March 06, 2014
As we had previously assumed, Microsoft will announce the next iteration of its game programming interfaces at the Game Developer Conference on March 20.
Wednesday, March 05, 2014
2013 was a good year for the tandem markets for workstations and professional GPUs, reports technology and market research firm, Jon Peddie Research (JPR).
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
AMD's partners will soon start releasing a 7950 variant in the form of the new R9 280, which is being announced today.
Friday, February 28, 2014
SAPPHIRE has just introduce a new low profile model in the R7 Series of graphics cards targeted at small form factor PCs and HTPCs.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Microsoft will be holding an event at the upcoming Game Developers Conference (GDC) about the future of its graphics platform, where the company may describe the evolution of DirectX application programming interface (API).
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
AMD today announced the AMD Embedded Radeon E8860 GPU (codenamed "Adelaar"), the first discrete graphics card based on Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
AMD is starting up a rewards program for users of their Gaming Evolved Application.
Graphics chip shipments for 2013 4Q were up 1.6% quarter-to-quarter and and up 2% compared to the same quarter last year, with Intel and Nvidia to lead in GPU sales, Jon Peddie Research (JPR) estimates.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Nvidia today took the wraps off the new GeForce GTX 750 and GTX 750 Ti GPUs, both based on its first-generation "Maxwell" technology. The company also unveiled the successor of the GTX 780Ti, the Geforce GTC Titan Black.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
AMD launched the Radeon R7 265, a mainstream graphics card designed to fill the price gap between the $119 Radeon R7 260X, and the $179 Radeon R9 270.
Nvidia on Wednesday posted high fiscal fourth-quarter revenue fueled by the chipmaker's PC gaming components.
Monday, February 10, 2014
AMD is launching today its $100 new graphics card Radeon R7 250X, aiming intended to fill a price and performance gap between the R7 250 and the R7 260 series.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
DICE and AMD have made available a new game update for Battlefield 4, which brings the Mantle renderer.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Nvidia will reportedly release two new high-end graphics cards starting from next month: the GeForce GTX Titan Black Edition and the dual-GPU GTX 790.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
The latest driver release for the Nvidia Quadro family of professional graphics products supports the OpenGL 4.4 specification.
Monday, January 06, 2014
Nvidia at CES announced the Nvidia K1, a mobile processor with 192 graphics cores, which chief executive Jen Hsun Huang positioned as a mobile game console.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
GPU sharing hit the big time this week with the worldwide availability of NVIDIA GRID vGPU technology on Citrix XenDesktop 7.1 and Citrix XenServer 6.2.

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