The EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti VR EDITION has arrived. Accelerated by the groundbreaking NVIDIA Maxwell architecture, the GTX 980 Ti delivers an unbeatable 4K and virtual reality experience. With 2,816 NVIDIA CUDA Cores and 6GB of GDDR5 memory, it has the horsepower to drive whatever comes next. And with the VR EDITION, you get an included 5.25″ drive bay with front HDMI 2.0 and USB 3.0 giving you easy access to your VR device’s input.
A $1700 AMD graphics board has been spotted in the Zauba shipping database. This could possibly be the company’s next flagship graphics card. Polaris is of course the name given to AMD’s next generation family of 14nm FinFET based graphics chips. These chips are scheduled to be launched by mid 2016.
It has been reported that AMD is going to introduce a price cut to its Radeon R9 Fury graphics card in the next few days. AMD’s Radeon R9 Fury is the company’s second fastest graphics card behind the flagship Radeon R9 Fury X.
Colorful has been selling graphics cards for 20 years. To celebrate this they are releasing the iGame GTX 980 Ti 20th Anniversary Edition. This special model will be sold in limited quantities. The card is very beautiful with a custom-made waterblock from bitspower.
For years Gigabyte has been a leader in aftermarket cooling for GPU with their Windforce line. More recently they added the G1 Gaming line and stepped up the performance just a little bit more. And now towards the end of the lifespan of Nvidia’s 9 series GPU, they are releasing a brand new series of cards called Xtreme Gaming.
We had expected AMD’s Fiji-based dual-GPU graphics card to be launched some time this month or in January, but it looks like the card could now be pushed back for a Q2-2016 (April-June) launch. While AMD’s CEO Lisa Su said that card could launch as early as Christmas 2015, we know now that is not happening.
It looks like AMD is getting its add-in-board (AIB) graphics partners to launch cost-effective variants of its Radeon R9 290 graphics card with 4GB of memory instead of the 8GB that is standard. This could put pressure on NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 970 and the product stack below it.
Today at Autodesk University 2015, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled the AMD FirePro W4300 for the best Computer-Aided Design (CAD) performance that fits both small form factor (SFF) and tower workstations. The AMD FirePro W4300 card expertly integrates a powerful GPU and 4GB of GDDR5 memory within a low-profile design for installation in SFF as well as full-sized systems.
Back in June AMD CEO Lisa Su showed off a dual GPU graphics card based on two Fiji GPUs. Since then we really have not heard a whole lot about the GPU board, which has the code name Gemini. It looks like AMD will be holding a special event next month where the Fury X2 will be announced.
ASUS today celebrates 20 years of producing the world’s most award-winning and innovative graphics cards with the release of a special limited 20th Anniversary Gold Edition GTX 980 Ti graphics card. Featuring the latest GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics processing units (GPUs) – clocked at 1367MHz – this meticulously-crafted, highly-collectible graphics card delivers up to 21.6%-faster performance than reference cards in the 3DMark 11 Extreme benchmark test and 22.1%‑faster gaming performance in GTA V.