It has finally been confirmed that NVIDIA will be launching a new graphics card, which will be the GeForce GTX 950, not the GTX 950 Ti. The card will be based off the GM206-250 GPU, which is likely a cut-down version of the GM206-300 processor that is used in the GTX 960.
AMD’s Radeon R9 Fury will be the companies second graphics cards based on the 28nm Fiji silicon. The card has been rumored to be launching in mid-July, but the specifications have been leaked online. AMD will enable 56 of the 64 compute units on the GPU, which will give it 3584 stream processors and 224 TMUs. We assume AMD will not change the ROP count so it will remain at 64. The memory will likely remain untouched at 4 GB of HBM.
After many reviews and feedback from users the biggest issue with AMD’s brand new Radeon R9 Fury X was the noisy pump-block. This pump block design has a very high-pitched whine that many users reported. It looks like AMD has gone and already revised the pump-block design on the card.
Zotac’s GeForce GTX 980 Ti AMP Extreme (model: ZT-90505-10P) has just started selling. It is one of the fastest air-cooled GeForce GTX 980 Ti available with a factory overclock of 1253 MHz core, 1355 MHz GPU Boost and 7220 MHz (GDDR5-effective) memory compared to reference speeds of 1000 MHz core, 1076 MHz GPU Boost and 7012 MHz memory.
The Star Wars Battlefront closed Alpha for PC is already live and a few gamers have been sharing their gameplay videos on YouTube and other video sharing sites. EA has been quick to take this videos down so be sure to check them out before they get taken down!
EVGA has just unveiled their GeForce GTX 980 Ti Classified ACX 2.0+ graphics card. This card will sit right below the GTX 980 Ti Kingpin Edition and just above the GTX 980 Ti Hybrid in EVGA’s GTX 980 Ti product stack. This will be EVGA’s fastest GTX 980 Ti card up until the point the Kingpin Edition starts selling.
Sharkoon expands its range of input devices and presents the SHARK ZONE M51+ bundle consisting with the new SHARK ZONE M51 Gaming Laser Mouse and equally new SHARK ZONE MB10 Gaming Bungee Hub.
Gigabyte has just released two new graphics cards that make use of their new super-compact dual-fan WindForce 2X cooling solution. These two cards include the 4GB N960OC-4GD and the 2GB N960OC-2GD, both are of course GeForce GTX 960 models.
Now that their high-end models have been very successful it looks like NVIDIA is planning to return to the sub-$150 market with some new entry-level cards. From a recent report by VideoCardz NVIDIA could be preparing not one, but two GM206-based graphics cards. These will inevitability be the GeForce GTX 950 Ti and GeForce GTX 950.
Unikrn (#unikrn), a gaming (#gaming) and eSports (#esports) company, today announced it has raised an additional $7 million from an all-star group of investors led by Jonathan Teo and Justin Caldbeck of Binary Capital, who are known for early investing in companies such as Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Whisper, Taskrabbit and more.
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