As we get closer to the launch of NVIDIA’s 900 series cards more and more information is leaking out. Courtesy of our friends over at VideoCardz we have the final specifications on the GeForce GTX 980 and quite a lot of information on the GM204 processor. Let’s dive in!
It looks like NVIDIA will be pricing their upcoming GeForce GTX 900 series cards higher than we thought. The GeForce GTX 980 is expect to start at $599, which is nearly the same price as the GeForce GTX 780 Ti. NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 970 is said to be launching at $399, which puts it close to the GTX 780.
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.
The first pictures of the reference-designed NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 graphics card have been revealed. The GeForce GTX 980 will be the flagship graphics card of NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 900 series followed by the GeForce GTX 970 and GeForce GTX 960.
Another GeForce GTX 970 graphics card has been revealed, this one is from Zotac. Philippine store called PCHUB leaked the photo you see below on their Facebook page showing the Zotac GeForce GTX 970. They are calling this a “sneak peak”, but we are sure Zotac is not very happy about it.
Last week MSI showed off a rendering of their TwinFrozr V cooling solution, we were unsure which card it was but now we know it was their GeForce GTX 978 Gaming graphics card. They have released render of the entire card!
Here are the first pictures of a partner branded NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics cards, it is the Galaxy GeForce GTX 970 GC. The images were spotted on Chinese PC enthusiast forums and social networks. The images were not the only thing that was leaked, but we have specifications and even a few benchmarks.
NVIDIA today announced that it has filed complaints against Samsung and Qualcomm at the International Trade Commission and in the U.S. District Court in Delaware, alleging that the companies are both infringing NVIDIA GPU patents covering technology including programmable shading, unified shaders and multithreaded parallel processing.
NVIDIA has officially slashed the price of their GeForce GTX 770 graphics card by 15% to take on AMD’s latest Radeon R9 285. The GeForce GTX 770 was first introduced in May of 2013 and priced at $399. The price was then adjusted to $329 when AMD introduced their Radeon R9 290.
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