Nvidia caught with slower Geforce MX150 for Ultrabooks
Published in Graphics

The MX150 1D12 is 20-25 percent slower

Nvidia has quietly launched a new version of the Geforce MX150 mobile GPU for Ultrabooks which is actually quite slower than the original one.

4A Games' Metro Exodus to support Nvidia RTX technology
Published in Games

Should put a lot of strain on the hardware

4A Games has confirmed that its upcoming Metro Exodus game will support Nvidia's recently announced RTX raytracing technology.

ADATA launches XPG SX8200 PCIe M.2 SSD
Published in Memory
Friday, 23 March 2018 16:41

ADATA launches XPG SX8200 PCIe M.2 SSD

Coming in 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities

ADATA has announced its newest XPG-series SX8200 PCIe NVMe 1.3 M.2 SSD which will be available in 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities and offer transfer speeds of up to 3200MB/s for read and 1700MB/s for write.

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 845 VR development kit
Published in News

Support for next-gen VR experiences with Snapdragon 845

Qualcomm has announced its new virtual reality development kit at the Games Developer Conference 2018 which includes a wireless VR head mounted display (HMD) and a new software development kit (SDK) for the Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR platform.

Powercolor officially unveils the Red Dragon Vega 56
Published in Graphics

Should be available on March 28th

Powercolor has now officially announced the upcoming Red Dragon Radeon Vega 56, revealing a bit more key information as well as the availability date.

Powercolor RX Vega Red Dragon gets pictured
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 23:55

Powercolor RX Vega Red Dragon gets pictured

Finally enough GPUs for "cheaper" custom cards

It appears that Powercolor finally managed to get its hands on some of AMD Vega GPUs as its custom RX Vega Red Dragon version has resurfaced and got pictured in all its glory.

Nvidia unveils RTX raytracing technology at GDC 2018
Published in Graphics

Teams up with Epic, Remedy, and others for some impressive tech demos

While it was already clear that there won't be any new graphics cards announced from Nvidia at the Game Developers Conference 2018, held this week in San Francisco, Nvidia did reveal some interesting stuff, including its Nvidia RTX Technology for real time raytracing and the new Gameworks SDK modules for raytracing.

Futuremark shows DirectX Raytracing tech demo at GDC 2018
Published in Graphics

Says DXR benchmark is coming

Following Microsoft's DirectX Raytracing (DXR) announcement, Futuremark has unveiled its new DXR tech demo at the Game Developers Conference held in San Francisco, showing a first glimpse of what can be achieved with Microsoft's latest DirectX 12 feature.

Nvidia releases Geforce 391.24 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 14:06

Nvidia releases Geforce 391.24 WHQL driver

Support for Sea of Thieves and bunch of bug fixes

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 391.24 WHQL graphics card driver which brings optimizations for the Sea of Thieves game as well as fixes a bunch of bugs seen with the earlier driver releases.

AMD cuts some Ryzen and Threadripper CPU prices
Published in Processors

Ahead of Pinnacle Ridge launch

Ahead of the rumored launch of its second-generation Ryzen CPUs next month, AMD has announced a price cut for some of its current Ryzen-desktop and Ryzen Threadripper processors.