Supermicro has a gaming PC
Published in News
Thursday, 19 March 2015 18:07

Supermicro has a gaming PC


Gaming motherboards and chassis too

Supermicro is well known brand in the server market, and they make some of the best motherboards in this professional niche. 

Nvidia: Titan X single precision is more important
Published in Graphics


Kepler-class Titan for FP32

A lot of people were disappointed by the fact that Nvidia’s Titan X didn’t come with a better Dual Precision performance unit. 

Drive PX test systems coming in May for $10K
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We saw it up and running

We had a chance to see a Drive PX follow up from Nvidia executives that touched on a few subjects, including Deep Learning and Drive PX test systems. 

HBM1 memory of AMD Fiji pictured
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 20:26

HBM1 memory of AMD Fiji pictured


Significantly smaller than GDDR5

We had a chance to see the Hynix HMB memory of the future, and even see a next generation HBM2 wafer with many of these next-generation dies. 

Insilico Medicine works to stop aging
Published in News
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 17:38

Insilico Medicine works to stop aging


Cure diseases with GPU computing power

This year’s Graphics Technology Conference featured a lot of companies that want to solve many of the worlds’ problems using GPUs. 

Pascal uses 2.5D HBM memory
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 07:40

Pascal uses 2.5D HBM memory


Interposer it is

Just as it was easy to figure out from Pascal renders, Nvidia’s new GPU architecture is using the 2.5D memory approach, the same one that is expected from AMD’s upcoming Fiji card. 

Meet Nvidia’s Drive PX self-driving car computer
Published in Graphics


$10,000 to selected developers in May

Nvidia has announced the Nvidia Drive PX, its self-driving computer for the automotive industry, is available as a developer kit. 

Nvidia Pascal comes in 2016
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 18:40

Nvidia Pascal comes in 2016


GTC 2015: Volta back in roadmap, due in 2018

Pascal is Nvidia’s next generation architecture and it is coming after Maxwell of course. The company says it will launch next year, but details are still sketchy.

AMD Fiji is significantly faster than GTX 980
Published in Graphics


At TDPs superior to Radeon 290X Hawaii

AMD’s Fiji is probably to most anticipated GPU since the introduction of Hawaii GPU some 18 months ago and the High Bandwidth Memory is something that AMD gets to launch first. 

Intel putting finishing touches on SoFIA phones
Published in Processors


We played with one

Intel has been working hard to become a significant player in the mobile market, with very limited success.