Running at 4K 30fps on Radeon Vega 56
Showing that ray-tracing just might not need a dedicated hardware chip, Crytek has released the new Neon Noir tech demo showing real-time ray traced reflections, running at 4K and 30fps on an AMD Radeon Vega 56 GPU.
Nvidia's answer to the Radeon RX 590
Nvidia launched its Geforce GTX 1660 graphics card and, priced at $219, it is just what was needed to put a lot of pressure on the mid-range market and properly replace the Geforce GTX 1060.
Big improvements on DirectX 12
Tom Clancy's The Division is set to officially launch on March 15th and Ubisoft has released its final system requirements showing that the game highly benefits from DirectX 12 API.
1,792 SPs and 4GB of memory
It has been a while since we saw the XT suffix on AMD Radeon graphics cards but it appears that AMD is bringing it back with a China-specific Radeon RX 560 XT.
No GDDR6 for GTX 1660
The latest leak showing a couple of upcoming GTX 1660 graphics cards from various partners has pretty much confirmed the upcoming March 14th launch date as well as the fact that the GTX 1660 will be coming with GDDR5 memory.
3rd gen Ryzen coming mid-year
During its March 2019 investors call, AMD has released a fresh 2019 CPU roadmap confirming both that 3rd gen Ryzen desktop CPUs are scheduled for mid-year, as well as confirming that 3rd gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs are coming.
One to have for Devil May Cry 5
AMD has released its latest version of the Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition graphics driver which will bring optimizations for the upcoming Devil May Cry 5 game and a couple of bug fixes.
Battlefield V, Anthem, and Metro Exodus
Nvidia has launched its new RTX Triple Threat game bundle, offering up to three big AAA titles for those that buy an RTX series graphics card or system featuring these graphics cards.
One to have if you are playing Apex Legends
Nvidia has released its latest Geforce Game Ready WHQL driver, version 419.35, which adds a couple of new G-Sync compatible monitors, as well as bringing optimizations for Apex Legends, Devil May Cry 5, and Tom Clancy's The Division 2 games.