3 years ago 17

Intel Unveils High-Performance SSD 730 Series Solid State Drives – Extreme Edition SSDs Launching on 18th March

Intel has officially announced their latest high-performance SSD 730 Series solid state drives which are scheduled for launch on 18th March. The latest SSD 730 Series would be built from the same DNA as featured on Intel’s high end enterprise product portfolio with the addition of an overclocked flash controlled and NAND to deliver better […]

3 years ago 17

Nvidia Geforce 800M Mobility Series Lineup Details Leak – TDP and Package Details

Note: Though the actual leak is confirmed, the conclusion (Not Maxwell because of less TDP difference) is erroneous. The 800M series will have Maxwell GPUs. I am going to treat you guys with an exclusive leak today, I have with me the TDP, Memory Width and the Package details of the entire Geforce 800M Series […]

3 years ago 151

Sapphire Radeon R9 290X VAPOR-X Unveiled – First Consumer Graphics Card With 8 GB GDDR5 VRAM

Sapphire Technology’s upcoming Radeon R9 290X VAPOR-X which would go on to become the first consumer graphics card with 8 GB GDDR5 VRAM has been leaked by Videocardz. The memory has doubled over AMD’s reference design which would result in better performance in high resolution gaming. Sapphire Radeon R9 290X VAPOR-X – First Graphics Card […]

3 years ago 17

DirectX and OpenGL Claiming to have solved CPU Overhead – If True, Mantle is Dead On Arrival

[Editorial] The Game Developers Conference is coming up and both DirectX and OpenGL have queued up some very very interesting reveals. These reveals, as you might have guessed are both dedicated at showing their respective solution to CPU Rendering Overhead and Low Level Access (Microsoft Only). If their claims have any weight what so ever, […]

3 years ago 18

AMD Catalyst 14.2 Beta Drivers Download – Thief, Battelfield 4 and Mantle Get Updates

As you may know, the AMD Catalyst 14.2 V1.3 Beta Drivers are out and ready to roll. This particular beta driver is all about Thief. On a side note, Battlefield 4 and the Mantle Low Level API get updates too. We have also noticed improvement in Battlefield 4 multiplayer and single player after the 14.2 […]

3 years ago 20

Mobility Geforce GTX 870M Chip Exposed – 6GB and Different Codename, Are we looking at Maxwell?

I have something very interesting today. The following pictures of the MXM GTX 870M and a GPUZ shot were sent to me by my source. You can see the core codename in the first picture, which, interestingly the does not match anything we know before. Also it is not present in the Techpowerup database. However […]

3 years ago 20

Maxwell First Generation GTX 750 and GTX 750 Ti will Receive CUDA 6 Support but not Unified Virtual Memory (UVM)

Ok I just received an extremely strange piece of information from not one but two of my sources. The nature of said leak is so weird that i would urge you take it with a bag of salt. My sources (One and Two) tell me that though the first generation Maxwell GTX 750 and GTX […]

3 years ago 15

ARM Takes Potshots at Intel’s Quark SoC as the Debut of Quark X1000 Draws Near

You might be aware that the debut of the Intel Quark X1000 SoC is drawing ever closer. Though some developers have been able to play with Intel’s tiny SoC via the Galileo all-in-one device, the actual release is sometime in April. Interestingly ARM has just taken quite an interesting potshot at Intel’s Quark SoC, ridiculing […]

3 years ago 21

Intel Secretly Launches the E7-8895 v2 SKU – Beats the Entire Xeon E7 v2 Lineup Unveiled Earlier

You might remember that the entire Intel Xeon E7 v2 Lineup with the high end chip having a staggering number of cores (15). Well Intel boasted alot about the improved architecture and its Xeon E7 v2 flagship but you would be interested to know that it has very quietly released 2 SKUs. One of which […]

3 years ago 12

G.SKILL Overclocked Ripjaws 2133MHz Memory Kit to 2600 MHz on M8 Barebones

G. SKILL International Co. Ltd. is a leading high-performance memory manufacturer and designer. They specialize in high-performance SSD and memory product which are designed for PC gamers around the world.  On the 20th February, the company announced that the Ripjaws SO-DIMM 1.35V high-performance DDR3 memory series for PCs and laptops clocked at 2600 MHz on […]

3 years ago 14

Intel NUC Roadmap Leaked – Reveals that Desktop Broadwell is Probably Coming Early 2015

Most of you will probably already know what Intel’s NUC is. To those who don’t, NUC is Intel’s Next Unit of Computing; basically glorified PCs in extremely small casings. The roadmap for the Intel NUC has leaked and reveals many details including the fact that 5th Generation Broadwell (for NUC) will come late 2014. Intel […]

3 years ago 50

Nvidia Poised to steal Cryptocurrency Mining Crown from AMD with Maxwell

Something very interesting cropped up. Something that could change the GPU landscape very quickly and very drastically. If the heading hasn’t tipped you off, the thing is this: Nvidia’s Maxwell GPUs give more profitable hashrates than their AMD counterparts. Maxwell is perfectly poised to Steal AMD’s Mining Buzz – Has hell frozen over? Ok I […]

3 years ago 15

Report: Sony is All Set to Reveal PlayStation 4 Virtual Reality Headset at GDC 2014

Rumors and leaks about the Sony’s upcoming supposed PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset have been around for quite long now. Earlier, we reported that based on speculations, it was predicted that Sony might announce the PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset at Consumer Electronics Show 2014 but the manufacturer did not make any such announcement. However, […]

3 years ago 24

Intel Haswell-EP Xeon E5 V3 Processor Pictured – Only Compatible With LGA2011-3 Socket

Intel has just launched their Ivy Bridge-EX Xeon E7 V2 lineup for high-performance servers and are now aiming to prepare their next generation of Haswell-EP processors. The Haswell-EP Xeon E5 V3 processors would launch the current year featuring new enhancements and feature the 22nm Haswell microarchitecture. Intel Next-Gen Haswell-EP Xeon E5 V3 Processor Pictured We […]

3 years ago 25

AMD “Carrizo” APU and Excavator Cores to be on 28nm Claims Leak – Shift back to GloFo Spotted

An extremely important leak just arrived on our doorstep and (for the first time I think) the leak is provided by which noticed a very important piece of evidence posted on SA forums. The leak more or less confirms that Excavator cores and the Carrizo APUs will be on the 28nm Process but as […]

3 years ago 20

Ivy Bridge-EX Arrives – Intel Xeon E7 v2 Released with 20 New SKU Lineup

Intel has just released the Xeon E7 v2 Lineup, high end SKUs that are part of the Ivy Bridge-EX family. The configurations scale up to 15 Cores and 30 Threads and represent the “Ivytown” series of processors. Preceded by Westmere-EX, Ivy Bridge-EX is the ultra high end spectrum of processors from Intel, second only to […]

3 years ago 25

Nvidia Maxwell Architecture Analysis – Delivering Double the Performance Per Watt on 28 NM

Ok the NDA has finally lifted and the official architecture documentation is up. Its finally time to take a look at Maxwell in depth.  It manages to Double the Performance per Watt while staying on the same 28nm Process.  Which, there is no other way to put it, is nothing short of a miracle. Lets […]

3 years ago 28

NVIDIA Launches GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GeForce GTX 750 With First Generation Maxwell Architecture

Today, NVIDIA officially announces their GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GeForce GTX 750 graphics cards which are based on the first generation Maxwell core architecture. With almost twice the performance per watt of its predecessors, the NVIDIA Maxwell core architecture is going to become one of the most innovative GPU core architecture after Kepler in […]

3 years ago 62

NVIDIA Unleashes GeForce GTX Titan Black 6 GB – Full Double Precision Power Available For Developers and Content Creators

NVIDIA will also unleash their GeForce GTX Titan Black graphics card today featuring the full compute power of the GK110 core. The GeForce GTX Titan Black is the second generation Titan graphics card featuring the GK110 core with double precision cores unlocked and faster clock speeds compared to the GeForce GTX 780 Ti. NVIDIA GeForce […]

3 years ago 21

Intel 14nm Broadwell Q4 2014 Delay Rumor Confirmed – More Details and Updated Roadmap Leaked

You must have seen a lot of tech sites claiming that the entire of Broadwell 14nm has been delayed to Q4 2014. Well that is about 50 – 75% correct. I have just received word that though the main portion of Broadwell is currently on track the ‘Y’ ‘U’ and ‘H’ Variants have been delayed. […]

3 years ago 21

AMD Mantle Vs. Direct X Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Benchmarks – Shows Massive Improvement Over SP

You might recall I have been ranting on and on about how Mantle will work wonders on Multiplayer gaming because the situation is so CPU bound. Well, I have finally gotten my hands on standardized Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Benchmarks with Mantle. Since Multiplayer is an extremely tricky thing to benchmark because the conditions change with […]

3 years ago 22

Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan Black Specifications Confirmed – Launching Next Week

The GTX Titan Black’s final specifications have been confirmed as well as its launch date, thanks to Videocardz. The Titan Black, a 6GB and DP unlocked version of the GK110 Core will be launching next week and will make its way into stores quietly. Final Specs of the GTX Titan Black Confirmed – Will Be […]