NVIDIA today announces the GeForce GTX 950 graphics card, which is the companies latest entry-level graphics card that is targeted at sub-$500 gaming PC builds. The card is designed to offer good gaming at 1600 x 900 and 1920 x 1080 (moderate-high details) resolutions. The GTX 950 will officially succeed the GTX 750 Ti and will be priced at $159.99.
According to a report from Hermitage Akihabara the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 will launch on August 20th, that is this Thursday! The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 will be NVIDIA’s entry-level discrete graphics card effectively replacing the GeForce GTX 750 Ti. In related news the official specifications of the card have been confirmed as well.
NVIDIA is preparing a new mobile GPU which will take form in the GeForce GTX 990M, at least according to the latest rumors. NVIDIA already has the GeForce GTX 980M, which is quite powerful, but not as powerful as a desktop GeForce GTX 980. The new GeForce GTX 990M is said to be faster than the desktop GTX 980.
MSI has just released their first teaser for their upcoming GeForce GTX 980 Ti Lightning card. This card is expected to the fastest GeForce GTX 980 Ti that MSI will release with its strongest VRM solution and cooling solution to date!
NVIDIA has just released their Q2 2015 financial results, and to many people’s surprise they actually beat analyst expectations be a large amount. Analysts had expected NVIDIA’s revenues to decline by 8% this quarter, but instead NVIDIA has an increase of 4.5% instead.
For those that did not return the game there is a patch expected in August that should address these performance issues. In addition to that it looks like NVIDIA will be working with the game developers to help fix the game.
The possible specifications of NVIDIA’s upcoming entry-level GeForce GTX 950 have been listed online. This card has been designed to succeed the GeForce GTX 750 Ti and will compete with the Radeon R7 370. It will be based on the same GM206 silicon that powers the GeForce GTX 960, but it will have a quarter of its CUDA cores disabled.
Over the past couple of years Zotac has really distinguished themselves as a producer of high-end NVIDIA-based graphics cards. They offer some of the highest-clocked and best looking cards available. For those who did not jump on NVIDIA’s Titan X when it was first released now you have the choice of the GeForce GTX 980 Ti, which offers similar performance, will half the VRAM. Since the card has been out for a little while now we have seen many custom designs and today we will be taking a look at one such card from Zotac. On the test bench today is their GeForce GTX 980 Ti AMP! (ZT-90503-10P) graphics card. This card comes with a factory overclock of 1051 MHz base and 1140 MHz GPU Boost. On top of that this is one of the more sleek cards we have reviewed lately with its triple-fan carbon-fiber cooling solution and stylish backplate. Let’s see what this card is all about!
We talked about it earlier this week and now it is official, NVIDIA will be bundling Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain with select GeForce products. This comes after NVIDIA withdrew its Batman: Arkham Knight GeForce Bundle following its horrible PC launch.
Aug 28, 2015 0