Nvidia goes for it
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Tuesday, 18 October 2016 22:17

Nvidia goes for it


Both coming to retail/e-tail on October 25th 

Nvidia has apparently moved its schedule forward and has officially announced its two new Geforce 10-series graphics cards, the Geforce GTX 1050 Ti and the Geforce GTX 1050, based on the smallest Pascal-architecture GP107 GPU and bringing more performance to gamers on a budget and those looking to play MOBA titles.

Graphics card makers doing rather well
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Monday, 17 October 2016 12:17

Graphics card makers doing rather well


Nvidia's big names making big cash

Demand from the gaming market and VR is pushing up demand for graphics cards, and some of the big players are laughing all the way to the bank.

Shadow Warrior 2 brings new Nvidia stuff
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Friday, 14 October 2016 23:38

Shadow Warrior 2 brings new Nvidia stuff


Among other Nvidia GameWorks visual effects

Shadow Warrior 2 is already out and has been getting some really good reviews and it appears that there are plenty of graphics effects including support for plenty of Nvidia GameWorks effects including support for Multi-Res Shading, which is a first for a non-VR PC game.

Asus GTX 1050 Ti Expedition pictured ahead of launch
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Coming on October 25th

We've now had a chance to check out the first picture of Asus' GTX 1050 Ti Expedition graphics card, leaked ahead of the rumored October 25th launch for both Nvidia's upcoming GP107-based graphics cards, the GTX 1050 Ti and the GTX 1050.

AMD’s FreeSync beating Nvidia’s G-Sync
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Thursday, 13 October 2016 15:07

AMD’s FreeSync beating Nvidia’s G-Sync


Kitchen sink beating N-Sync

Monitors supporting AMD’s FreeSync adaptive sync tech are cleaning Nvidia’s G-Sync clock.

Nvidia CEO gets into world’s top 10
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Thursday, 13 October 2016 12:22

Nvidia CEO gets into world’s top 10

Jen-Hsun makes the grade

A report in the Harvard Business Review lists the top 100 performers and CEOs in the world and Jen-Hsun Huang of Nvidia has made number six in the list, way ahead of most of the rest of the pack.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 373.06 WHQL Game Ready drivers
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Optimal experience for three new games

Following the upcoming release of Gears of War 4 and the release of a Mafia 3 game, Nvidia has launched its newest Geforce 373.06 WHQL Game Ready drivers that brought optimal optimizations for these new games as well as a couple of other fixes.

Wells Fargo gives AMD the thumbs up
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Thursday, 06 October 2016 12:00

Wells Fargo gives AMD the thumbs up


Polaris could shift market away from Nvidia

Former organisers of the pony express turned market analysts, Wells Fargo, have given AMD’s new range of graphics chips the thumbs up.

Nvidia GP107 GPU pictured on GTX 1050 Ti
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Tuesday, 04 October 2016 22:34

Nvidia GP107 GPU pictured on GTX 1050 Ti


Small GP107 GPU rumored to be made by Samsung

After the performance leak, it was only a matter of time before someone took a picture of either the GTX 1050 or GTX 1050 Ti. Earlier this week, a set GTX 1050 Ti PCB pictures revealed a smaller GP107 GPU, which also added fuel to recent rumors that it might be the first GPU made on Samsung's 14nm manufacturing process.

Nvidia shows Nissan in VR
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Wednesday, 05 October 2016 13:31

Nvidia shows Nissan in VR


Changing car design

Nvidia showed us an awesome demo of a completely rendered Nissan car with 100s of thousand parts in VR that meant we could see inside the car. It was possible to see millions of details inside the car, even before it is manufactured.  This could well change the way cars are designed in the future.