The GeForce GTX 970 has become a very popular graphics card since its release and offers quite a lot of performance for its $329.99 price tag. Well it looks like it may just have a design flaw, which has been discovered by power-users. GPU memory benchmarks have revealed that the card is not able to address the last 700 MB of its 4 GB of memory.
NVIDIA has officially announced the GeForce GTX 960 graphics card. This will be NVIDIA’s mid-range offering in their 900 series, based on the GM206 silicon, with 2.9 billion transistors, a 294 mm² die-area, and 2 GB of GDDR5 running across a 128-bit wide memory bus.
It looks like we have another gaming-related hack. Hackers have posted a list containing 1800 usernames, passwords and e-mail addresses belonging to Minecraft players. While this is a very small number of the total number of Minecraft players the users listed run the risk of having their accounts broke into by anyone that has access to the list, which has been made public on Pastebin.
Well it looks like the guys over at VideoCardz have revealed the full details of NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 960 and have provided test scores before the card launches on Thursday. We have the full run-down for you so if you are looking to pick this card up when it launches read on!
A new report claims that AMD’s next generation R9 390X will launch in Q2 of this year and will have 4096 GCN cores as well as 4GB of 3D stacked HBM. The report comes from Sweclockers, who has been proven to be quite accurate in the past, but we still have to say this is a rumor because it cannot be confirmed.
COUGAR brings to the gaming keyboard market a new and strong contender: The COUGAR 200K Gaming Keyboard. This keyboard’s three defining features are its exquisite and quiet feeling due to its scissor switch mechanism, its anti-ghosting technology that ensures accuracy when gaming and the pack of core non-intrusive functions that make the most out of the standard keyboard layout.
It has been confirmed that a 32-year old man has died after playing 72 hours of non-stop games at an internet cafe Taiwan without taking a single break during his long gaming session. The man known as Hsieh was found motionless in he chair according to a report by the Taipei Times. The incident happened last week, but the press only caught wind of the story on Friday. Many gamers who were around Hsieh in the internet cafe thought he was just sleeping after his massive gaming binge, but one of the employees of the internet cafe noticed that he was not breathing. Once Hsieh was taken to the hospital he was pronounced dead.
As we get closer to the official launch of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 more cards have been appearing. We have already seen Gigabyte’s G1 Gaming card, now cards from ASUS, EVGA and Zotac have been revealed!
Blizzard has decided to give something back to its long-time users. According to posts on both MMO Champion and Battle.net forums 10-year veterans of the game are receiving a pretty neat orc statue.
Jan 24, 2015 0