ASUS ROG SWIFT 500Hz gaming monitor announced

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) announced today the ROG Swift 500Hz, the world’s first esports gaming monitor with a refresh rate of 500Hz. In terms of display technology, ASUS ROG has always been at the forefront. ASUS introduced the first 144 Hz 1080p gaming display a decade ago. The ROG G-SYNC 240 Hz gaming display was announced in 2017. ROG released the world’s first 360 Hz gaming monitor in 2020. Continue reading “ASUS ROG SWIFT 500Hz gaming monitor announced”

Acer launches new Nitro 5 laptops with 15.6″ FHD 144Hz display, 12th Gen Intel i5 / i7 processors, Up to RTX 3050 Ti GPU in India

An all-new Nitro 5 laptops, powered by the 12th Gen Intel Core i5 & i7 processors, was unveiled today by Acer as an upgrade to last year’s models. The laptop boasts a screen-to-body ratio of 80%, a refresh rate of 165 Hz, and a response time of just 3 ms. It comes with Microsoft’s new operating system, Windows 11, as well as a new chassis that has two fans for cooling, an intake on the top and bottom, and four exhaust ports. Continue reading “Acer launches new Nitro 5 laptops with 15.6″ FHD 144Hz display, 12th Gen Intel i5 / i7 processors, Up to RTX 3050 Ti GPU in India”

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti GPU announced; ASUS, COLORFUL and more partner cards launched

Yesterday, NVIDIA announced their new flagship 30-series GPU for desktops – the GeForce RTX 3090 Ti, after the company teased it at the CES. It features 10,752 CUDA cores, 78 RT-TFLOPs, 24GB of GDDR6X memory, and more. Along with NVIDIA’s Founder’s edition cards, ASUS and Colorful have announced their own versions of the 3090 Ti.

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NVIDIA RTX A500, RTX A1000, RTX A2000 8GB, RTX A3000 12GB, RTX A4500 and RTX A5500​ GPUs announced

At the Game Developers Conference (GTC) 2022, NVIDIA introduced new RTX GPUs with seven new NVIDIA Ampere architecture GPUs for laptops and desktops. These include the RTX A5500, RTX A500, RTX A1000, RTX A2000 8GB, RTX A3000 12GB and RTX A4500. Continue reading “NVIDIA RTX A500, RTX A1000, RTX A2000 8GB, RTX A3000 12GB, RTX A4500 and RTX A5500​ GPUs announced”

NVIDIA’s $40 billion acquisition of ARM falls through due to regulatory hurdles

NVIDIA’s plans to acquire ARM Ltd from its owner, Softbank Group Corp. has collapsed due to regulatory hurdles. In December 2021, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) sued to block the acquisition, and along with the added pressure from regulatory bodies in other countries, NVIDIA and Softbank Group have decided to terminate the agreement.

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NVIDIA introduces new GeForce RTX 3080 12GB version

NVIDIA introduced GeForce RTX 3080 GPU back in September 2020 along with the RTX 3070 and the RTX 3090 and the RTX 3080 Ti was introduced last year. Now it has introduced a new 12GB GDDR6X version of the RTX 3080 compared to 10GB in the original model. Continue reading “NVIDIA introduces new GeForce RTX 3080 12GB version”

NVIDIA introduces GeForce RTX 3050 desktop GPU, 3070 Ti and 3080 Ti laptop GPUs, teases RTX 3090 Ti GPU

After introducing RTX 3050 laptop GPU last year, NVIDIA at its CES event introduced the RTX 3050 desktop GPU built on Nvidia’s Ampere architecture, has 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM and promises up to 60FPS 1080p gaming. It also introduced RTX 3070 Ti and 3080 Ti laptop GPUs for 1440p gaming at up to 100 fps and up to 120 fps, respectively. Continue reading “NVIDIA introduces GeForce RTX 3050 desktop GPU, 3070 Ti and 3080 Ti laptop GPUs, teases RTX 3090 Ti GPU”

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2050, GeForce MX570 and MX550 entry-level laptop GPUs announced

NVIDIA has announced  new GeForce RTX 2050,  GeForce MX550 and GeForce MX570 laptop GPUs for entry-level gaming laptops that will be released in 2022. NVIDIA said that the RTX 2050 features new RT Cores, Tensor Cores, and NVIDIA Encoder to enable features including ray tracing, NVIDIA DLSS, Reflex, and Broadcast, among others. Continue reading “NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2050, GeForce MX570 and MX550 entry-level laptop GPUs announced”

FTC sues NVIDIA to block its $40 billion acquisition of ARM

Last year in September, NVIDIA announced that it has signed a deal to acquire the entirety of ARM Limited for a sum of $40 billion, and the acquisition was scheduled to be completed within 18 months. Now the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has sued to block the acquisition. Continue reading “FTC sues NVIDIA to block its $40 billion acquisition of ARM”

NVIDIA introduces RTX 3080 membership tier for GeForce NOW

NVIDIA has announced a new subscription tier for their GeForce NOW Cloud gaming service called the GeForce NOW RTX 3080. As the name suggests, the service will enable cloud gaming on a GeForce RTX 3080 GPU, allowing members to stream games at up to 1440p at a 120fps.

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NVIDIA to drop driver support for Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 soon; will become Windows 10 exclusive

NVIDIA, the company well-known for their high-performance GPUs, is reportedly planning to drop driver support on older versions of Windows later in the year. Starting from October 2021, NVIDIA’s GPU drivers will only be supported on Windows 10, and only release critical security updates for older version of Windows.

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NVIDIA RTX 3070 Ti and RTX 3080 Ti GPUs based on Ampere architecture announced

NVIDIA at the Computex 2021 event announced the RTX 3070 Ti and RTX 3080 Ti GPUs, an upgrade to e RTX 3070 and RTX 3080 that were introduced last year. The RTX 3080 Ti powered with 12GB of GDDR6X memory promises an incredible leap in performance and fidelity with acclaimed features such as ray tracing, NVIDIA DLSS performance-boosting AI, NVIDIA Reflex latency-reduction and NVIDIA Broadcast streaming features. Continue reading “NVIDIA RTX 3070 Ti and RTX 3080 Ti GPUs based on Ampere architecture announced”

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080Ti said to be announced on May 18th, go on-sale from May 26th

According to a rumour, NVIDIA is preparing to unveil the next card in the RTX 30-series, called the RTX 3080Ti. The card is reportedly aimed at competing against the AMD Radeon RX 6900 XT, featuring 12GB of GDDR6X memory, and it will also have a mining restriction placed on-board that will hopefully discourage miners from buying the card.

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NVIDIA unveils “Grace” ARM-based high performance CPUs for data centers

NVIDIA has unveiled their first data center-focused CPU called “Grace”, named after Grace Hopper, who was a pioneer in Computer-programming from the U.S. This ARM-based CPU/SoC is designed for large-scale neural network workloads and is expected to become available to customers sometime in 2023.

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NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Desktop GPU based on Ampere architecture announced, priced in India at Rs. 29500

NVIDIA has announced their next GPU in the 30-series GeForce RTX series,  called the GeForce RTX 3060 priced at Rs. 29,500 in India, and it costs $329 in the US. It is built on the Ampere architecture, featuring 12GB of GDDR6 memory, second generation RT cores, 3rd generation Tensor cores, support for NVIDIA Reflex technology and more.

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