Posts Tagged Nvidia

ASUS launches dual-core GeForce GTX 590

The neverending story between AMD and Nvidia took another turn today with ASUS’ release of Nvidia’s latest dual-core graphics card. The new ASUS GTX 590 features twin GF110 GPUs running at a core clock speed of 612MHz with 3GB of GDDR5 graphics memory. ASUS also includes its own Voltage Tweak overvolting tool to push the […]

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AMD Radeon HD 6990 – world’s fastest graphics card?

PC graphics maker AMD has launched its latest graphics card with the understated “world’s fastest graphics card” moniker. The new Radeon HD 6990 card features two AMD Cayman-class GPUs in a single card package in a win for all gamers who didn’t chalk up for a CrossFire-ready motherboard. The new card is a basically two […]

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2011 Tablets – have AMD and Intel missed the boat?

Chip giants Intel and AMD will need to be careful in the next 12 months as demand for PCs and notebooks slows in favour of smartphones and tablets. It’s still early days but with demand for alternatives to the Windows PC being sold in increasing numbers, the days of expecting an Intel or AMD chip […]

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Nvidia’s Tegra 2 to power Acer, Asus, Samsung, Toshiba tablets in 2011

Chip maker Intel looks set to have some significant new competition in 2011, not necessarily for the computer desktop but certainly in portable/tablet/embedded applications. Graphics chip maker Nvidia has reportedly been kicking a few goals of late with its new Tegra 2 processor. So much so that reports the Tegra 2 chip will power […]

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Nvidia’s Tegra 2 CPU – finally cracking the big time?

Nvidia might be better known for its PC and notebook-based gaming graphics but despite some early struggles, the chipmaker looks as though it might be starting to kick some goals with its mobile-focussed Tegra 2 processor. According to online news source, Nvidia has picked up orders from phonemaker of the moment, HTC, for its […]

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