MSI's fastest GTX 1080 Gaming Z detailed
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Wednesday, 06 July 2016 19:08

MSI's fastest GTX 1080 Gaming Z detailed


Higher GPU clock and RGB LED backplate

MSI had plenty of custom GTX 1080 graphics cards at launch but it appears the company is not finished yet as its highest-clocked GTX 1080 Gaming Z has just been described.

G.Skill releases software update for KM780/KM780R keyboards
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Brings new features and more color options

G.Skill has released a major software update for its Ripjaws KM780 and KM780R RGB series mechanical gaming keyboards which bring plenty of new features including more color customization options.

Some Radeon RX 480 4GB can be unlocked to 8GB
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With a simple BIOS flash

It appears that some reference retail/e-tail Radeon RX 480 4GB graphics cards are actually shipping with 8GB of VRAM that can be unlocked using a simple BIOS flash.

Sapphire's RX 480 Nitro+ OC pictured in details
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Final clocks to be confirmed 

Sapphire's Radeon RX 480 Nitro+ OC is the first Radeon RX 480 graphics card that has been pictured in full details, showing the fully custom PCB, dual-slot cooler and a few neat features, like LED lights.

Gigabyte makes a shorter GTX 1070 with factory-overclock
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Mini-ITX graphics card with GP104 GPU

Gigabyte has decided that there is a market for a powerful mini-ITX graphics card that is 17cm long and has launched the new GV-N1070IXOC-8GD, a mini-ITX GTX 1070 with a factory-overclock.

Nvidia Geforce GTX 1060 specifications leaked
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Possible launch on July 7th

Earlier rumors that Nvidia has pulled the Geforce GTX 1060 launch forward to July might be true as an alleged set of slides with full specifications and performance details has leaked online.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.2 drivers
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Support for RX 480 and some new features 

Following the official launch of the Radeon RX 480 graphics card, AMD has released its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.6.2 Beta drivers, which bring support for the new RX 480 but also adds a few new features, including the new overclocking AMD WattMan utility.

XFX has three different RX 480 graphics cards
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All with reference blower-style cooler

Apparently, XFX was quite keen to launch the new Radeon RX 480 graphics card as the company has no less than three different versions, all with the same reference blower-style cooler, two factory-overclocked with 8GB of RAM and the RX 480 4GB Core Edition.

AMD officially launches the Radeon RX 480
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Wednesday, 29 June 2016 16:29

AMD officially launches the Radeon RX 480


Starts the rebellion with US $199 Polaris card

AMD has officially launched its first graphics card based on the new Polaris GPU architecture and 14nm FinFET manufacturing process, the Radeon RX 480.

Nvidia GTX 1060 spotted in Hong Kong retail
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Short PCB and similar blower-style fan

It appears that there is some truth in the recent rumors that Nvidia wants the GTX 1060 on the market as soon as possible since that same graphics cards was spotted in Hong Kong retail.