Nvidia wins market share from AMD
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 14:28

Nvidia wins market share from AMD


Year of shrinking

It would appear that the world is rushing to Nvidia to buy its latest GPU at the expense of AMD.

Jen-Hsun speaks about GeForce GTX 970 issue
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 25 February 2015 08:09

Jen-Hsun speaks about GeForce GTX 970 issue


Acknowledgement and apology

It turns out that the "duck your head and wait until they run out of ammunition" strategy doesn’t work anymore when it comes to the GTX 970 issue. 

Nvidia now faces class-action lawsuit over GTX 970
Published in Graphics


GTX 970 3.5GB + 0.5GB memory issue going to court

Accoring to a lawsuit filed with the U.S District Court of Northern California, it appears that Nvidia's Geforce GTX 970 memory allocation issues will have a legal epilogue, a class-action one.

Slash Gear hopes for Nvidia Shield VR next week
Published in Graphics


Not a high-resolution console

Next week will be full of product launches, as we expect to officially see HTC One M9, Samsung Galaxy S6, as well as many other phones and some tablets.

Amazon returns 20 percent of GTX 970 price
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 07:47

Amazon returns 20 percent of GTX 970 price


Keep the card and stay our customer please

We came across a really interesting chat tread of an Amazon customer making a complaint over the GTX 970 specification. 

Bandwidth might not be everything for HBM Fiji
Published in Graphics


History lesson

AMD Hawaii came in late 2013 with a 512-bit memory interface, which was surprising, but the card did quite well against Nvidia's Kepler-based Geforce 780 TI in the high-end.

Nvidia to bring back GTX 900M overclocking
Published in Graphics
Friday, 20 February 2015 17:13

Nvidia to bring back GTX 900M overclocking


With the next driver update

Nvidia has finally buckled under community pressure over the recent driver update that disabled overclocking on its mobile GTX 900M series GPUs. The company has announced that it will bring overclocking features back with the next driver update.

Acer announces XG270HU monitor with AMD FreeSync
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 18:50

Acer announces XG270HU monitor with AMD FreeSync


Coming in March

While it has already launched quite a few monitors with support for Nvidia G-Sync, Acer has now unveiled the new XG270HU 27-inch 2560x1440 resolution monitor that will support AMD FreeSync, and be available in March.

Nvidia Shield Tablet update improves battery
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 09:09

Nvidia Shield Tablet update improves battery


Software upgrade 2.2, Android 5.0.1

Nvidia has just released a 94.1MB update for the Shield Tablet, and this latest update is getting the Nvidia's software updated to 2.2. 

Asus unveils new Geforce GTX 960 Mini
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 17 February 2015 16:54

Asus unveils new Geforce GTX 960 Mini


Mini-ITX graphics card based on GM206 GPU

Joining the trend of launching mini-ITX form-factor friendly graphics cards, Asus has launched the Geforce GTX 960 Mini, based on a short 17cm PCB, and featuring a factory-overclock.