No great shakes after all
Intel's crack at a discrete GPU Xe DG1 graphics card has been spotted in a 3DMark benchmark and scored 5,538 in 3DMark’s Fire Strike test (paired with an Intel Core i9-9900K processor) and hit a graphics score of 5,960.
Big cleanup possible as of May 31st
Nvidia is has decided to adopt a new Geforce NOW approach for publishers and while the service has been used by millions of gamers around the world and has over 200 publishers on board, things might change on May 31st.
Game Ready driver for Valorant and DirectX 12 Ultimate
Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 446.14 WHQL driver which brings both support for some new and upcoming games as well as the new Windows 10 May 2020 update with DirectX 12 Ultimate.
Army of AI managed it
Nvidia built an army of AI routines, dubbed GameGAN (short for "generative adversarial networks"), trained to build a playable Pacman game from scratch.
From both Nvidia and AMD
According to a report from Digitimes, next-gen consumer graphics cards from both Nvidia and AMD could launch in September.
Data centres prop up second quarter
Nvidia forecast second-quarter revenue above analysts’ estimates, as demand surges for its chips used in the data centres that power the shift to working remotely because of the new coronavirus outbreak.
To meet growth in enterprise and cloud scale-out workloads.
ConnectX-6 Lx, the 11th generation product in the ConnectX family, is designed to meet the needs of modern data centers, where 25Gb/s connections are becoming standard for handling demanding workflows, such as enterprise applications, AI and real-time analytics.
Two AMD EPYC 7742 64-core/128-thread CPUs
At its digital GPU Technology Conference 2020 which kicked off today, Nvidia officially announced the new Amper architecture based GA100 GPU, including the A100 Tensor Core GPU which will be a part of the DGX A100 AI System, and it appears that that same system will be powered by none other than two AMD EPYC CPUs.
GPU compute beast for DGX A100 AI system
The focus of the GTC 2020 was Nvidia's new A100 Tensor Core GPU, which is based on the new Ampere architecture GA100 GPU, and will be a part of Nvidia's new DGX A100 AI system. As a direct successor of the V100 accelerator, the A100 will bring both significant compute performance improvements and new features.
54 billion transistors for 128 SMs or 8,192 CUDA cores and more
Nvidia GTC 2020 has kicked off and, as expected, we got to see the new Amper-architecture with GA100 GPU and A100 Tensor Core GPU in full details.