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Nvidia Will Keep Pascal GPUs on Store Shelves After RTX Launches

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia is preparing to launch new high-end GPUs, but the operative word may be “high-end.” In previous cycles, both AMD and Nvidia have typically led ...

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In an Age of Overpriced GPUs, Used Cards Provide Excellent Value

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The ongoing state of the GPU market is a topic we’ve returned to repeatedly in the past few months. Prices have come down somewhat — ...

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Intel Working on New Discrete GPUs, Codenamed Arctic Sound

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Intel hired Raja Koduri last year, it was clear the company was serious about graphics. Koduri has spent much of his professional career in ...

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Cryptocurrency Miners Bought $776M in GPUs in 2017, Mostly From AMD

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. New data on the GPU market has put formal numbers behind the visible impact of cryptocurrency mining on GPU prices. Unfortunately, we’ve also got fresh ...

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New Nvidia Gaming GPUs Unlikely to Arrive Much Before Mid-Summer

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia’s Pascal GPU architecture has been one of Nvidia’s longest-lived product lines in the past 20 years. It further refined and improved the technologies Nvidia ...

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Samsung Now Producing 16Gbit GDDR6 for Upcoming GPUs

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Samsung is throwing its hat into the GDDR6 ring and joining Micron in ramping the new memory technology for upcoming GPU products. It’s not a ...

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Nvidia Considers Multi-Chip GPUs for Future Designs

Historically, GPUs have been designed as monolithic dies with all of their functionality under one ‘roof.’ This hasn’t always been the case — the earliest GPUs sometimes used separate chips for specific functionality. Both AMD and Nvidia have, at various ...

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New rumors claim to shed light on AMD’s upcoming Vega 10 and 11 GPUs, forecast 7nm Vega 20

There’s a new set of rumors cropping up about AMD’s Vega. Last month, we covered an AMD press slide that stated the GPU would only arrive sometime in the first half of 2017. Now, reports indicate that the chip could ...

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Availability check: Can you buy the latest Polaris and Pascal GPUs from AMD and Nvidia?

For the past two months, AMD and Nvidia have been launching new GPU families and pushing fresh hardware into market. While this makes for interesting reviews, it’s not worth much if consumers can’t actually buy the hardware they’re reading about. ...

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Asus, MSI are shipping overclocked GTX 1080 and 1070 GPUs to reviewers, but not customers

A few posts on TechPowerUp have highlighted issues with GTX 1080 and 1070 cards from Asus and MSI. Specifically, both vendors have been caught shipping cards to reviewers that were configured for overclocking mode out of the box, while retail ...

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