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Refreshed RTX 2060 Could be More Powerful Than Expected

, 29 November 2021, 15:30

New rumors about the refreshed GeForce RTX 2060 have surfaced, and in addition to more VRAM, the number of CUDA cores will also increase.

GPUs Are in Short Supply but Nvidia's Sales Increase

Jacob Blazewicz, 25 November 2021, 16:04

The situation in the electronics market remains bleak, with hardware manufacturers struggling to provide adequate supply. Despite this, Nvidia clearly has recorded a successful quarter.

GTA-like Heist; GeForce RTX 3000 GPUs Stolen

Bartlomiej Sagan, 05 November 2021, 13:38

Nowadays GPUs are extremely valuable computer parts. As it turns out, GeForce RTX 3000 series GPUs have become so exclusive a good that they have become an object of a theft in broad daylight.

„It's Not Our Fault,” Claims Amazon in Reponse to GPU Problems in New World

Qskan, 07 October 2021, 14:38

The developers working on New World have addressed allegations that the game „toasts” graphics cards. From the commentary it seems that bugs and glitches are not their responsibility.

Is There Really a Chip Shortage? Manufacturer Accuses Middlemen

Maycuzai, 06 October 2021, 14:26

According to TSMC's analysis, some manufacturers are keeping some of the purchased components for themselves. This hits other companies, such as Nvidia and AMD.

Intel Arc Launch Delayed by Supply Issues

Miriam Moszczynska, 06 October 2021, 11:35

Intel's Arc series GPUs may be delayed until the second quarter of next year. The reason is problems with the supply of materials needed for their production.

Electronics Prices May Not Drop After All - Factories Lack Workers

Miriam Moszczynska, 24 September 2021, 13:46

Chip factories are facing another problem. As one report shows, a shortage of properly trained workers may be starting.

Full Shelves and Cheaper Hardware as Early as 2023? New Factories Could Help

Miriam Moszczynska, 21 September 2021, 17:06

Chip shortages are one of the reasons for the absurdly high prices of computer hardware. However, the opening of more factories may lead to a jump in production in 2023. Will the prices go down?

GeForce and Radeon GPU Prices on the Rise Again

Arkadiusz Strzala, 21 September 2021, 14:03

You still have to spend a lot of cash on a GPU. It's not as bad as it was in Q2, but prices are rising again and this trend may continue for the rest of the year.

Intel Arc GPUs Could Compete With Refreshed RTX 2060

Arkadiusz Strzala, 13 September 2021, 15:26

A slide has leaked to the web, showing the performance classification and prices of Arc Alchemist chips. It looks like Intel is unlikely to attack the positions of the RTX 3090 and Radeon 6800 XT flagships.

New Leaks About RTX 3000 SUPER and RTX 4000 GPUs

Arkadiusz Strzala, 10 September 2021, 14:30

More leaks have surfaced regarding the refreshed GeForce RTX 3000 SUPER line of GPUs and the next-generation RTX 4000, based on TSMC N5 technology.

New World Not Responsible for Toasting RTX 3090 GPUs

Arkadiusz Strzala, 02 September 2021, 22:11

New information on the damage to RTX 3090 GPUs, allegedly caused by the beta of Amazon's New World. The game isn't to blame and Amazon Games responsibility for the situation is minor if any.

Where Have the GPUs Gone? Footage From Dubai Gives a Hint

GRG, 02 September 2021, 17:27

There is a shortage of graphics cards on the market, and their prices are shocking. Where have AMD Radeon RX chip shipments disappeared to?

Hackers Will Bypass Antivirus Software Using GPUs

Jacob Blazewicz, 01 September 2021, 19:16

Hackers may have found another way to bypass anti-virus software. Recent reports suggest that this time they will use graphics cards to do it.

Court Returns Half a Million GPUs to Cryptominers

Maycuzai, 30 August 2021, 19:23

The GPU market shortage continues. Meanwhile, Genesis Mining is looking for a use for hundreds of thousands of orphaned GPUs. This follows a decision by China's Supreme Court to return nearly half a million graphics cards to the company.

AMD Loses Ground; Nvidia Increasingly Dominates Dedicated GPU Market

Paul Musiolik, 28 August 2021, 20:50

Nvidia strengthened its position as the leader of the GPU market in the second quarter of 2021. AMD lost the most.

New GPU and CPU Price Increases Possible

bachehe, 26 August 2021, 15:21

Reports from Taiwan suggest that processors and graphics cards may become more expensive again in the near future.

Battlefield 2042 Bundled With Laptops Equipped With Nvidia RTX GPUs

Przemyslaw Dygas, 25 August 2021, 11:47

Battlefield 2042 is available in bundles with selected laptops and desktops equipped with RTX graphics cards from Nvidia. The American company has prepared a special promotion.

Gamer Dismantled an RTX 3090 and Found Something Unusual

GRG, 23 August 2021, 20:29

It's not just poor quality thermal pads or thermal pastes that can cause a GPU to overheat. A latex finger pad left inside a RTX 3090 Founders Edition by an employee assembling the device has just been added to the list of possible causes.

Nvidia on RTX 3000: Shortages Could Last Until 2023

Jacob Blazewicz, 22 August 2021, 21:11

Nvidia has once again dashed hopes for greater availability of new GeForce GPUs. CEO Jensen Huang predicts that supply of the RTX 3000 series GPU is likely to be limited for most of 2022.

Intel Reveals Arc, Competitor to GeForce and Radeon

Arkadiusz Strzala, 17 August 2021, 14:19

The color palette in the GPU market will be supplemented by the color blue. Soon, in addition to GeForce from Nvidia and Radeon from AMD, gamers will be able to choose Arc from Intel.

GPU Didn't Fit in the PC, so He Made a Hole in the Case

Miriam Moszczynska, 13 August 2021, 19:05

One Reddit user bragged about a design he created to fit a GPU into his PC case. As he says, he loves the ThinkStation's design and didn't want to change it.

Gigabyte Hacked; 112 GB of Documents From AMD and Intel in the Hands of Attackers

Michael Kulakowski, 10 August 2021, 19:06

Gigabyte, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, was attacked by hackers and became a victim of a ransomware attack. The criminals are threatening to publish more than 112GB of the company's confidential files, which include sensitive technical documents from AMD and Intel, among others.

Even the Absurdly Expensive RTX 3090 is More Popular Than All Radeon 6000s Combined

Nicek, 05 August 2021, 16:11

Steam's monthly hardware survey shows which company dominates the gaming GPU market. Nvidia easily beats AMD, whose flagship chips did not appear in the list.

Next-gen GPUs May be a Nightmare for PSUs

Nicek, 02 August 2021, 17:06

The release of new Nvidia and AMD graphics cards is still ahead of us, but rumors about the power consumption of GPUs of the upcoming generation have appeared on the web. We don't have good news.

Radeon RX 6600 XT Announced - RTX 3060 Slayer Inbound?

Arkadiusz Strzala, 30 July 2021, 17:33

„Amazing gaming at 1080p resolution.” Such a slogan is advertising the AMD's new GPU model, the Radeon RX 6600XT. It is supposed to be the answer to the RTX 3060 from Nvidia.

New World Beta Literally Burns RTX 3090 GPUs; Amazon Responds

Iltutmis, 22 July 2021, 13:44

The closed beta of New World, an upcoming MMORPG from Amazon Games, began on July 20. Owners of RTX 3090 GPUs need to be careful, as the game destroyed some users' cards during testing.

Chinese Giant Goes Bankrupt - is Chip Market in For a Shock?

Przemyslaw Dygas, 19 July 2021, 16:09

The chip market may face another shock. All because of the bankruptcy of Tsinghua Unigroup, an important Chinese producer of the aforementioned components.

PS5's CPU Soon to be Available in PCs?

Nicek, 14 July 2021, 21:47

Soon the offer of PCs based on AMD components will grow by several dozen models. They will be equipped with the AMD 4700S chip known from PlayStation 5.

AMD: Component Availability Won't Improve Until 2022

Eklerek, 10 July 2021, 12:26

AMD is steadily ramping up production, but component availability is expected to be poor until at least the end of this year. The head of the company, Lisa Su, predicts improvement in the global market in 2022, although not in all its segments.

RTX 3080 Cooled by a Magnetic Device Pulled Straight From a Forge

Arkadiusz Strzala, 02 July 2021, 16:17

A Youtuber has built an efficient computer cooled without the use of fans. Instead, he used something like a magnetically driven bellows. The result is marvelous.

DLSS With Ultra Quality Mode - Nvidia May be Preparing Even Better Scaling

Arkadiusz Strzala, 01 July 2021, 17:08

Nvidia is probably working on an Ultra Quality mode for DLSS 2.0. That's according to some information in the Unreal Engine 5 documentation. This, of course, could be a response to an analogous setting in AMD's FidelityFX.

AMD's FidelityFX Super Resolution is Ready; List of Supported Games

Arkadiusz Strzala, 23 June 2021, 14:07

AMD's answer to DLSS, Fidelity FX Super Resolution, is now ready to roll out. Seven games support it to begin with, and the number will increase over time.

GPU Prices Dip in Chinese Market Due to Cryptomining Ban

Arkadiusz Strzala, 22 June 2021, 18:15

Some GPUs already cost less, but the biggest reductions are noted in China, where the prices of selected models are even 45% lower. Let's hope it is not a temporary tendency.

Nvidia Will Cease Support of Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 Later This Year

Hubert Sledziewski, 13 June 2021, 22:10

Later this year, Nvidia plans to cease support for Windows 7, 8 and 8.1. New drivers will only appear for Windows 10.

GPU Prices Increased by Up to 300% and May Continue to Rise

Arkadiusz Strzala, 11 June 2021, 14:24

Buying a GPU these days is a big expense due to high prices, as over the last year they have increased severalfold. Unfortunately it may get even worse.

First Reviews GeForce RTX 3070 Ti - a Worthy Rival to Radeon RX 6800

Bart Woldanski, 09 June 2021, 16:38

Nvidia officially unveiled two new GPUs on June 1: the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and RTX 3070 Ti. Reviews of the former are known, so it's time for benchmarks of the latter. How does the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti perform in games against, among others, the Radeon RX 6800?

GPU Sales Explode; Chips are Still Short, but Supply is Increasing

Nicek, 09 June 2021, 12:25

The last few months will definitely be remembered as the ones where buying a GPU bordered on miracle. Despite severe shortages, the PC GPU market continues to grow.

First Reviews: GeForce RTX 3080 Ti - Expensive as Hell But With Divine Performance

Bart Woldanski, 02 June 2021, 17:35

The wait for the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPUs has dragged on forever. After months of rumors, Nvidia has finally announced the next top model of the Ampere family. Traditionally, independent benchmarks were published before the launch - how close to RTX 3090 does it perform?

Intel on Chip Shortages - Better Get Used to It

Jacob Blazewicz, 01 June 2021, 13:35

Pat Gelsinger once again addressed the current chip supply problems. Unfortunately, Intel's CEO still confirms that the semiconductor shortage could last for several years.

AMD Announces DLSS Slayer; Big Performance Gains, Also on GeForce

Przemyslaw Dygas, 01 June 2021, 12:48

AMD has unveiled the FidelityFX Super Resolution technology that will help increase the frame rate when playing demanding titles. It is the company's answer to DLSS from Nvidia.

RTX 3080 Ti and 3070 Ti Are Official - Price and Release Date Revealed

Arkadiusz Strzala, 01 June 2021, 12:12

The new GeForce RTX 3070 Ti and RTX 3080 Ti cards will hit stores in early June 2021. Nvidia revealed the specs and pricing of the devices during the Computex 2021 conference.

Chip Prices Increased by 30%; Electronic Components Price Hike Inbound

Arkadiusz Strzala, 25 May 2021, 13:11

The announced increases in chip prices are becoming a reality. A large part of manufacturers are raising them as we write these words, and some have already done so. Differences reach up to 30%, depending on the type of chip.

GeForce RTX 5000 Series Could Offer as Much as 100 TFLOPS

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 May 2021, 19:35

We'll be waiting a long time for GeForce RTX 5000 GPU series, but apparently, they'll be worth it. Reliable sources suggest that the new chips based on Hopper architecture can offer up to 100 TFLOPS.

RTX 3090 Ti Approaching? Nvidia May be Preparing a New Performance King

Bart Swiatek, 20 May 2021, 12:38

According to leaks that have surfaced online, Nvidia may be planning to release a GPU with even more processing power than the GeForce RTX 3090.

RTX 3000 Prices Up to Three Times Higher Than MSRP

Nicek, 18 May 2021, 12:41

Following the situation on the GPU market, we can easily see that their current prices are a deterrent to purchase. The amounts we would have to spend on GeForce RTX 3000 or Radeon RX 6000 are even three times higher than suggested by Nvidia and AMD. .

Radeon RX 7900 XT Up to Three Times Faster Than RX 6900 XT

Nicek, 06 May 2021, 15:20

After almost half a year after the release of Radeon RX 6900 XT has passed, first information about its successor, based on RDNA 3 architecture, appeared on the web. RX 7900 XT is to be up to three times more efficient than the current AMD flagship.

Nvidia to Refresh Entire RTX 3000 Line Because Cryptocurrencies

Jacob Blazewicz, 29 April 2021, 15:27

According to unofficial reports, Nvidia is preparing to refresh the entire GeForce RTX 3000 series. Apparently, crypto miners have contributed to the release of the new revision of all Ampere GPUs. What changes can we expect?

This Dedicated Crypto Mining Rig Gives Hope to Gamers Without GPUs

Jacob Blazewicz, 26 April 2021, 19:42

Bitmain is preparing another hardware for crypto miners. The Antminer E9 is expected to provide Ethereum yield equal to 32 units of the GeForce RTX 3080.

GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPU Release Date Leaked

Bart Swiatek, 26 April 2021, 12:20

A new leak on the web reveals the release dates of Nvidia's new GPUs - GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and GeForce RTX 3070 Ti. The chips are expected to debut in late May or early June this year.