Nvidia Parker has Denver 2 with Pascal
Published in News
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 10:16

Nvidia Parker has Denver 2 with Pascal


Created with automotives in mind

Danny Shapiro,  Nvidia's Senior Director of Automotives, has revealed a few details about the "Parker", Nvidia’s Newest SOC for Autonomous Vehicles. 

Nvidia announces 12GB Pascal Titan X
Published in Graphics
Friday, 22 July 2016 09:45

Nvidia announces 12GB Pascal Titan X


We told you so

Nvidia just sent us an official note that the company has its 11 teraflops, 12 billion transistor Pascal based Titan X card and will start start flogging it on 2 August for $1200. 

Nvidia to make its Tegra Next SoC announcement on August 22
Published in Mobiles


By ex ATI, AMD now Nvidia engineer at Hot Chips

The Hot Chips conference that takes place in the last weeks of August will be a fun place to be. Among many others topics,  Nvidia plans to talk about its Tegra-Next System-on-Chip. 

Nvidia's GP100 Pascal GPU has 56 SMs enabled
Published in Graphics


Out of 60 possible

Nvidia confirmed that there are 56 streaming multiprocessor (SM) units each having 64 CUDA cores enabled on the GP100 GPU. This results in 3,584 cores on the Tesla P100 GPU. However, this leaves 4 SM cores disabled as the total number of SM’s is 60.

Nvidia Pascal GPUs spotted en route to testing facilities
Published in News


Shipping values priced between $608 and $810 USD per unit

Any time a new batch of GPUs are ready to be sent from a manufacturing facility overseas to a supply partner for testing and metrics, there are always debugging and testing parts sent ahead of time to ensure that silicon is quickly brought to market without suffering silicon respin and unforeseen manufacturing delays.

Micron offers 2X GDDR5 Speed in 2016
Published in Graphics
Friday, 11 December 2015 12:37

Micron offers 2X GDDR5 Speed in 2016


Updatad: The next generation

Micron has promised to launch a new kind of memory that is twice the speed of mainstreams GDDR5 . This will be released during 2016 and will be company's answer to HBM.

LG Nuclun 2 SoC pushed to 2016
Published in Processors
Thursday, 22 October 2015 09:19

LG Nuclun 2 SoC pushed to 2016


Will add an Intel LTE-A modem

LG has been trying to make and launch a decent inhouse SoC. The first attempt was a limited success and now the company plans a successor –  the LG Nuclun 2 to launch in 2016.

TSMC releases low-power 16nm FinFET
Published in Processors
Thursday, 15 October 2015 12:27

TSMC releases low-power 16nm FinFET


More compact process

TSMC has quietly rolled out a compact, low-power version of its 16nm FinFET fabrication process.

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:23

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016

 
The future of graphics

High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) will define the future of graphics and it looks like Samsung will be ready to release products using the technology soon.

TSMC clarifies 16nm and 10nm schedule
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 08 April 2015 07:29

TSMC clarifies 16nm and 10nm schedule


16FF coming soon, 10nm in late 2016

TSMC has shed more light on its FinFET plans, saying its 16nm and 10nm nodes are on track.