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Intel Xe Cards With Hardware Ray Tracing Support

Bart Swiatek, 06 May 2019, 12:29

Intel Xe graphics cards will have hardware support for the ray tracing technology. The company also informed that the first systems of this type will be designed for workstations.

30 Minutes of Minecraft With Ray Tracing

Konrad Serafinski, 25 April 2019, 22:32

A Minecraft video, lasting a bit over half an hour and presenting the game with path tracing (a less popular version of ray tracing) has surfaced on the web. All this again thanks to the SEUS modification.

Nvidia Shares Star Wars, Atomic Heart and Justice Demos

Christian Pieniazek, 12 April 2019, 01:33

Nvidia graphics card owners can download three demos showing the capabilities of the ray tracing technology. In addition, the manufacturer has released drivers that enable ray tracing support on selected models in the GTX family.

Here's Minecraft with (Almost) Ray Tracing Support

Bart Swiatek, 01 April 2019, 12:31

Modder known as notglacier used the SEUS mod, to add patch tracing support to good old Minecraft. The technology is a less known variant of the famous ray tracing.

Unity Shows-off Impressive Ray Tracing Demo - The Heretic

Bart Swiatek, 19 March 2019, 20:37

During the GDC 2019, Unity and Nvidia have presented a spectacular tech demo of The Heretic. The footage shows the capabilities of the latest version of the famous open game engine, which now supports ray tracing.

AMD Ray Tracing Demo from Crytek

Jakub Mirowski, 17 March 2019, 17:04

Crytek release a Neon Noir demo, showing the capabilities of CryEngine when it comes to the ray tracing technology. What's more, the majority of current gen GPUs will be able to use it, including AMD chipsets.

PlayStation 5 With Ray Tracing Support?

Michael Kulakowski, 05 March 2019, 23:01

Sony is searching for engineers experienced in ray tracing technology, who are to work in PlayStation lab in London. This, obviously, raised speculations about whether the spectacular technology will be supported by the yet unannounced PlayStation 5.

Metro Exodus Added to Geforce RTX GPUs

ElMundo, 05 March 2019, 22:05

Nvidia informed that all those who wish to buy one of the Geforce RTX series graphics cards can expect a nice little bonus. Metro Exodus, the recent hit, joins the list of free titles added as extra when buying Nvidia's GPUs.

New Nvidia Drivers - Ray Tracing and DLSS Support in Battlefield v and Metro Exodus

Bart Swiatek, 14 February 2019, 15:58

Nvidia has released the 418.91 GPU driver package. Drivers allow you to use ray tracing in Metro Exodus and enable DLSS in Metro and Battlefield V.

Metro Exodus Performance Tests and Graphics Comparison

Adrian Werner, 14 February 2019, 15:31

The first Metro Exodus performance tests appeared on the web. The game seems to have been optimized well, even with ray-tracking on. In addition, a video with graphical comparison of the PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions has been released.

Next-generation Xbox with real-time ray tracing support

Bart Swiatek, 25 January 2019, 09:38

According to reports in Reddit and ResetEra forums, the new Xbox may have support for ray tracing technology. Microsoft is expected to tell more details about it during the GDC 2018.

GeForce RTX 2060 reviews. Is it worth buying a new Nvidia GPU?

Bart Swiatek, 09 January 2019, 15:03

A lot of tests concerning the latest Nvidia graphics card based on the Turing architecture, GeForce RTX 2060, have already appeared on the web. Is it a successful design? We have prepared for you a list of tests conducted by various experts.

Metro Exodus runs smoothly with ray tracing on but there is a price to pay

Mathias Zulpo, 04 September 2018, 02:49

Nvidia's ray tracing is no stranger to Metro Exodus, and they get along pretty well. An off-screen gameplay proves that the game can handle ultra-realistic lighting at 50+ FPS in 1080p. But it comes at a price.