At NVIDIA’s Game24 event the company has launched its next-generation GeForce GTX 900 series. This series is currently made up of the flagship GeForce GTX 980 and followed by the GeForce GTX 970. Both cards are based on NVIDIA’s GM204 “Maxwell” silicon.
NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 900 series graphics cards will be launching this week and we wanted to give you a preview of what to expect from NVIDIA’s latest graphics cards. Both the GeForce GTX 980 and GeForce GTX 970 will be based off NVIDIA’s GM204 silicon. We have already seen the Maxwell architecture on NVIDIA’s entry-level GM107 based cards, the GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GeForce GTX 750. Now it is time for the performance segment cards, which will include the GTX 980 and GTX 970 to start with the GTX 960 to come later down the line. We have compiled all of the information we know about both cards in this article. We will keep this article updated as more information comes available.
MSI has teased the first CGI renderings of their next-generation TwinFrozr V cooling solution that will be used on the upcoming GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards as well as other high-end graphics cards under its Gaming Series.
Palit has just announced a new line of of graphics cards, which they are calling KalmX. This series will be made up of the GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GeForce GTX 750. The interesting thing about these cards is that they have a large passive cooler, so not fans making any noise at all.
NVIDIA’s GM204 Maxwell graphics cards are expected to launch very soon. From what we know we will see the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 800 Series cards by the end of the year for sure. The cards coming out this year will be based on the 28 nm process.
According to a report by SweClockers NVIDIA is planning to release its next high performance single-GPU graphics cards no later than Q4 of 2014. These cards will incloude the GeForce GTX 880 and the GeForce GTX 870 and they are said to be launching in the October / November time frame.
According to a report by DigiTimes graphics card vendors are bracing for a brutal second quarter. They expect graphics card sales to drop by 30 to 40 percent! Vendors reasoning for this forecast is overwhelming unsold inventories of cards lower down the supply chain.
Some exclusive information has been shared by the guys over at VideoCardz about AMD’s upcoming Tonga GPU. Rumors had first surfaced about AMD’s Tonga GPU about a year ago when it was listed in a BETA Catalyst driver along with Hawaii and Vesuvius. Of course we know that both Hawaii and Vesuvius are already here, but we are still waiting on Tonga.
Galaxy has officially launched its “Gamer” line of graphics cards. The cards were actually unveiled way back in December of 2013, but now its seems they are finally making it to market. Right now the series will only include two cards, which include the GeForce GTX 760 Gamer and GeForce GTX 770 Gamer.
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