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Nvidia Announces Ray-Traced Quake II Coming June 6

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. One of the most interesting releases of the year isn’t a modern game at all — it’s a refreshed look at a 22 year-old title. Quake II probably isn’t a game a lot of modern players are even familiar with, which adds to some of the interest around the work Nvidia has done to refresh

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. As of today, Nvidia’s long Turing refresh cycle has come to an end. The GTX 1650 — the last GPU we’re aware of in the Turing family, based on the slimmed-down TU117 GPU — drops in as a replacement for the GTX 1050 / GTX 1050 Ti. As one might expect, Nvidia has cut-down the

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. With the new disclosures we’re hearing around the PlayStation 5, it’s a given that we’d also be hearing tips about the GPU that powers it. There have been a few broad categories of leaks around the chip. Last year, AdoredTV suggested that AMD would aggressively bring a set of GPUs to market to undercut Nvidia’s

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Nvidia launched Turing, it decided to bifurcate its product branding, splitting the GeForce brand into two segments. GTX cards, even those based on Turing-class GPUs, would not include the new specialized hardware functions that enable Nvidia’s ray tracing support. RTX cards, which support Microsoft’s DirectX Ray Tracing (DXR) with some additional hardware capabilities, would.

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Intel is pissed. That’s the only way to summarize an extraordinary blog post published by Professor Amnon Shashua, senior VP of Intel and CEO of Mobileye. Corporations, as a rule, don’t get too nasty with each other in public messaging. While it’s not uncommon to see dueling companies blast each other in legal filings, most

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia held its annual Analyst Day yesterday, with a number of announcements and discussions of various aspects of its business. One particular claim the company made caught our eye. According to Nvidia, Turing sales revenue over the eight-week post-launch period was 45 percent higher than Pascal over the same time frame. The company also took

Nvidia AI Turns Doodles Into Realistic Landscapes

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Those MS Paint doodles you made in the 90s might have been works of art just waiting to happen, and you never knew it. All they needed was some help from a generative adversarial network (GAN). Nvidia has shown that AI can use a simple representation of a landscape to render a photorealistic vista that

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Nvidia launched the RTX family, the company’s messaging on GPU ray tracing performance was clear: The new RTX cores inside Turing GPUs were essential to high ray tracing performance, not because ray tracing literally requires them — it does not — but because they represented the only way to wring acceptable real-time performance out

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Nvidia launched the RTX family, the company’s messaging on GPU ray tracing performance was clear: The new RTX cores inside Turing GPUs were essential to high ray tracing performance, not because ray tracing literally requires them — it does not — but because they represented the only way to wring acceptable real-time performance out

Nvidia Launches New GTX 1660, Takes Control of Midrange Market

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia’s 2019 Turing GPU refresh schedule continues, this time with the launch of the GTX 1660. This slimmed-down Turing variant (without DLSS or RTX / DXR ray tracing) is aimed at the all-important midrange market, with an introductory price of $ 219. The GTX 1660 is also the first GPU from Nvidia to hit AMD’s midrange