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8-year-old Radeon Beats Nvidia Chips in Doom Eternal

Jacob Blazewicz, 31 March 2020, 20:03

Hardware Unboxed conducted a benchmark of older GPUs in Doom Eternal. It turned out that AMD chipsets are winning against equally aged GeForce, and the 2012 Radeon HD 7970 performs better than its much younger competitors.

New Games in GeForce NOW Every Thursday, Beginning With RT Control

Smoczy, 30 March 2020, 11:08

GeForce NOW will offer its users a new title every Thursday. One of the first productions added to the offer is Control with ray tracing support.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 - August Announcement Possible, Launch Shortly Afterwards

Bart Swiatek, 26 March 2020, 18:02

According to reports from TweakTown, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3000 - from the so-called Ampere family - may be presented in August and appear in stores at the turn of September and October, this year. The company is in good financial condition and does not record any losses due to the coronavirus epidemic.

Nvidia May be Preparing a GeForce RTX 2060 With 8 GB VRAM

Bart Swiatek, 13 March 2020, 11:15

An entry in the EEC (Eurasian Economic Union) database suggests that Nvidia is planning to improve the specifications of the GeForce RTX 2060, and more specifically, to add two additional gigabytes of VRAM.

All Nvidia Ampere GPUs Will Support Ray Tracing

Bart Swiatek, 12 March 2020, 15:41

There have been further leaks concerning new Nvidia graphics cards, based on the Ampere architecture. According to these reports, all GPUs in the series are expected to offer hardware ray tracing acceleration. Support for this technology will also be significantly improved over the Turing line.

Ubisoft Will Support Nvidia's GeForce NOW

Bart Swiatek, 11 March 2020, 12:18

French company Ubisoft informed that all its titles - including the popular Assassin's Creed or Far Cry series - will be available on the GeForce NOW streaming platform.

Tim Sweeney: Epic Games Store Exclusives are Coming to GeForce Now

Jacob Blazewicz, 08 March 2020, 18:49

Tim Sweeney has declared his support for GeForce Now. Epic Games' boss has promised to release the games from his platform as part of the Nvidia service with the consent of their respective developers, including exclusive titles.

2K Games Pulls its Games From GeForce Now

Frozen, 07 March 2020, 20:37

2K Games is another major video game publisher, after Activision Blizzard and Bethesda, among others, that has decided to withdraw its support for the GeForce Now streaming service.

The Long Dark Removed From GeForce Now at Dev Request

Czarus, 02 March 2020, 12:50

The Long Dark has been removed from GeForce Now streaming service. One of the creators of the game, the founder of Hinterland Studio - Raphael van Lierop, commented on the matter. He informed that the owner of the platform - Nvidia - has never asked for permission to share their content.

New GPU From Nvidia Outclassed GeForce RTX 2080 Ti in Benchmark

Bart Swiatek, 02 March 2020, 11:51

New models of Nvidia GPU have appeared in Geekbench database. Both chipsets performed better in the benchmark than GeForce RTX 2080 Ti. We're most likely dealing with Quadro GPUs (not for gamers), but top gaming products from Nvidia may have similar specs.

GeForce NOW - 30% Less Delay in Competitive Mode Than in Stadia

Bart Swiatek, 27 February 2020, 19:08

When Competitive mode is enabled, GeForce NOW streaming service offers lower latency than Google Stadia. Even with normal settings, Nvidia's solution is better than the competition. The test was conducted by the editors of GameStar.

Watch the Unboxing of GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Cyberpunk 2077 Edition

Paul Wozniak, 25 February 2020, 11:53

Nvidia has released the official unboxing of the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Cyberpunk 2077 Edition. The device will only appear in 77 copies and is only available through a competition organized by the company.

4A Games About Ray Tracing on PS5 and Xbox Series X

Konrad Serafinski, 23 February 2020, 19:02

4A Games is fully committed to developing ray tracing. With the launch of next-gen consoles, the company plans to devote even more attention to this technology.

Bethesda Removes Almost All Its Games From GeForce Now

Konrad Serafinski, 22 February 2020, 21:04

Bethesda has removed almost all titles from GeForce Now. The only game we can still play with Nvidia streaming is Wolfenstein: Youngblood. Bethesda is another publisher who decided to make this move. Activision did this before.

Over Million Players Have Used GeForce Now

qjin, 21 February 2020, 21:06

Nvidia announced on its blog that GeForce Now game streaming service is very popular. We've learned that over a million players have used it so far.

German Expert: Nvidia RTX 3000's Performance Jump Possible Thanks to Backdrilling

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 February 2020, 17:47

German hardware analyst Igor Wallossek obtained information about new Nvidia graphics cards. According to the expert, there is a possibility that earlier rumours of a 50% increase in performance will prove to be true.

Nvidia's CEO: Laptop With a GeForce GPU Will be the Most Popular Console

Bart Swiatek, 18 February 2020, 10:42

Jensen Huang, President of Nvidia, believes that gaming laptops equipped with the company's technology will be the most popular „game consoles” on the market.

Nvidia Reveals GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Cyberpunk 2077 Edition

Mat1K, 17 February 2020, 22:20

Nvidia presented the rumored custom GPU. New edition of GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, called Cyberpunk 2077 Edition from Nvidia was created thanks to cooperation with CD Projekt Red.

Cyberpunk 2077 – Nvidia Teases a Special Edition of GeForce RTX

Bart Swiatek, 17 February 2020, 13:00

A Twitter conversation between CD Projekt RED and Nvidia suggests that the latter may launch a collector's edition of one of its GPU models, associated with Cyberpunk 2077. The most probable candidate seems to be... GeForce RTX 2077.

Activision Blizzard Pulls its Games From GeForce Now

Bart Swiatek, 12 February 2020, 09:51

Activision Blizzard has decided to remove its games from the GeForce Now streaming service. The titles in question include World of Warcraft and Call of Duty, among others. The reasons for the decision are unknown.

Sony and Nvidia Will Not Show up on MWC 2020 Because of Coronavirus

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 February 2020, 23:41

Nvidia and Sony have confirmed that they will not appear on Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona due to the coronavirus threat. Thus, the companies joined LG, Ericsson, and many other exhibitors, who gave up their participation in the Spanish fair.

Changes in GeForce Now; There Will be a Paid Subscription [Updated]

Bart Swiatek, 05 February 2020, 19:06

It appears that Nvidia is planning to make changes to GeForce Now. The company intends to introduce a paid subscription, which will offer additional options - including ray tracing in games. Free accounts will be subject to greater restrictions than during ongoing beta-tests.

Rumor From China: Possible Specs of Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 and 3070

Bart Swiatek, 21 January 2020, 14:53

More unconfirmed information about new graphics cards from Nvidia, based on the Ampere GeForce RTX 3080 and 3070 architecture, has been released online.

Naughty Dog Looks for People with Knowledge About DX12 and Nvidia's GPU

Bart Swiatek, 20 January 2020, 13:46

Naughty Dog is looking for a graphic programmer who has knowledge about DirectX 12 and Vulkan interfaces, as well as graphics cards created by AMD and Nvidia. It is not known what project the person would be working on.

Nvidia Reduced the Price of GeForce RTX 2060

Bart Swiatek, 17 January 2020, 13:38

Nvidia has decided to lower the price of the reference model of GeForce RTX 2060, which means custom designs will get cheaper as well. Nvidia's move is related to the upcoming release of the competing Radeon RX 5600 XT.

First Benchmark of New Radeon - It's Faster Than GeForce RTX 2080 Ti

Bart Swiatek, 10 January 2020, 10:55

There is an entry in the OpenVR database that may represent a new gaming GPU from AMD - the so-called „big Navi”. It's 17% faster than the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

Steam Hardware Survey - Chinese is Now Top Language, AMD Drops Pace

Peter Doron, 08 January 2020, 12:23

According to the latest Steam hardware survey, the most popular language on Valve's platform in December was Chinese. After a few months of growth, AMD has lost some momentum - both in CPU and GPU categories.

Nvidia Will Reduce Price of GeForce RTX 2060 for Radeon 5600 XT Launch

Bart Swiatek, 08 January 2020, 11:53

It looks like Nvidia is planning to lower the price of GeForce RTX 2060, the weakest Turing-based chipset that supports ray tracing. The move will most likely be the answer to the January launch of Radeon RX 5600 XT.

AMD is Working on Fast Navi GPU With Ray-tracing

Bart Swiatek, 08 January 2020, 11:18

The head of AMD, Dr. Lisa Su, gave an interview to the journalists of AnandTech. During the conversation, a thread of AMD's ray-tracing GPU appeared. The company is working on a new, powerful graphics card supporting this technology, which should appear on the market later this year.

Nvidia Ampere GPUs Deliver up to 50% More Performance

Bart Swiatek, 03 January 2020, 10:26

According to the Taipei Times, Nvidia Ampere graphics cards can deliver up to 50% increase of performance of Turings, while consuming two times less power. All thanks to the improvements and the use of 7nm lithography.

GPU Prices May Rise Because of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X

Adrian Werner, 29 December 2019, 17:59

According to analysts, graphics card prices may increase next year. One reason for this will be the increased demand for GDDR6 memory due to the launch of Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5.

Nvidia: GeForce RTX 2080 More Powerful Than PS5 and Xbox Series X

qjin, 27 December 2019, 11:55

Jensen Huang, Nvidia's CEO, made it clear at GTC China 2019 that the GeForce RTX 2080 is more efficient than the chipset installed in next-gen consoles that will debut in late 2020.

Nvidia Hopper - Next-Gen GPUs Revealed

Laty, 10 December 2019, 15:48

Nvidia has patented a new GPU line called Hopper. We might have just learned of the successor of Ampere series, which has not yet had its offcial launch.

NVIDIA: „Two-thirds of GPU Are Now With Ray-tracing”

Bart Swiatek, 05 December 2019, 14:30

Colette Kress, CFO of Nvidia, stated at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference 2019 that two-thirds of the GPUs currently sold by Nvidia support ray-tracing technology.

Radeon RX 5700 Didn't Help; AMD Loses 5% of the Market to Nvidia

Bart Swiatek, 27 November 2019, 20:50

In the third quarter of this year, Nvidia's GPU enjoyed greater popularity than the products of the competitive AMD. The former can boast a market share of 72.95%, which is 5% more than in the previous three months.

GeForce GTX 1650 Super Reviews

Laty, 22 November 2019, 23:20

GeForce GTX 1650 Super, which launches today, has been put to the test for the first time. Nvidia made a successful lifting and brilliantly filled the gap in the middle segment of graphics cards.

RTX 2080 Ti Super Coming After All; Nvidia Will Show it at CES 2020

Laty, 21 November 2019, 12:07

First unconfirmed information about the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Super appeared on Twitter. The presentation of the new graphic card with its powerful guts may take place at the beginning of next year.

Google Stadia Consumes Over 7 GB of Data per Hour

Laty, 21 November 2019, 11:10

Google Stadia consumes large amounts of data when streaming. As a result, few users have Internet transfer resources that allow them to freely enjoy the gaming on the road for a longer period of time.

Nvidia Believes it Made Ray-tracing in PS5 and Xbox Scarlett Possible

Bart Swiatek, 18 November 2019, 14:09

Jen-Hsun „Jensen” Huang, CEO of Nvidia, said in a press interview that the handling of ray-tracing in next-generation consoles is indirectly due to his company.

Launch of Nvidia Ampere GPU Scheduled for June 2020

qjin, 12 November 2019, 13:47

Recent leaks suggest that Nvidia is about to officially introduce the Ampere chipset in March next year at the GTC (GPU Technology Conference). A few months later, GeForce RTX 3070 and 3080 (Ti) graphics cards are to debut at Computex.

Red Dead Redemption 2 in 4K on Ultra is Too Much Even for RTX 2080 Ti

Jacob Blazewicz, 04 November 2019, 23:42

Nvidia has released an article on recommended graphics cards for Red Dead Redemption 2. It turns out that even a GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is not enough to get a constant 60 frames per second if you want to play in 4K on high settings, not to mention Ultra.

Red Dead Redemption 2 - New 4K Screenshots From PC Version

Adrian Werner, 31 October 2019, 11:21

Nvidia released a set of new 4K screenshots from the PC version of Red Dead Redemption 2. Fans' attention was drawn by the presence of RTX logo in the images, but it is not known if that means that the game will support ray-tracing.

GeForce GTX 1660 Super and GTX 1650 Super - New Nvidia GPUs Inbound

Agnes Adamus, 28 October 2019, 11:35

Two new graphics cards coming in from Nvidia. The specs of GeForce GTX 1660 Super and GeForce GTX 1650 Super GPUs are now available on the web. New cards will hit the store shelves this year.

Minecraft - Ray-tracing in 60 FPS on Cheapest RTX Card

Adrian Werner, 23 October 2019, 13:36

Nvidia announced that Minecraft with ray-tracing is expected to run in 60 frames per second at 1080p resolution on a GeForce 2060 RTX.

Minecraft RTX - Ray-tracing Gameplay

Bart Swiatek, 16 October 2019, 11:46

During PAX Aus 2019 a Minecraft gameplay with official ray-tracing support was presented. After the changes the title looks very good.

Nvidia GeForce Now Debuts on Androids

Paul Wozniak, 15 October 2019, 11:19

Nvidia's streaming service, GeForce Now, has just made its debut on Android devices. Currently, the application is available only in South Korea, but its image can already be found on the web. To launch the service you need access to GeForce Now beta-tests.

Nvidia Creates Team That Will Help Implement Ray-tracing in New Games

Konrad Serafinski, 13 October 2019, 19:36

Nvidia has created a studio that in the future will be responsible for implementing ray-tracing effects in the new classic video game. We don't know the details yet, but it could be Unreal or Doom 3.

Nvidia Ampere GPU Coming in the First Half of 2020

Bart Swiatek, 07 October 2019, 11:11

Another source suggests that next-gen GPUs from Nvidia - the Ampere family - will be available in the first half of 2020. The GPUs are to be produced in Samsung's 7nm EUV technological process.

GeForce GTX 1660 Super May Launch in a Few Weeks

Bart Swiatek, 26 September 2019, 12:50

VideoCardz reports that Nvidia may be getting ready for the release of its next GPU, the GeForce GTX 1660 Super. The chipset would debut in October and sport a fast GDDR6 memory.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU Due to Debut in October

Bart Swiatek, 20 September 2019, 12:45

It looks like Nvidia may be getting ready to launch another GPU. According to rumors, GeForce GTX 1650 Ti would have its debut in the second half of October.