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GALAX Preparing Tiny GeForce RTX 2060 and RTX 2070 for Japanese Market

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GALAX is currently working on GeForce RTX 2060 and RTX 2070 cards that weigh in at only 17.5 cm long, although they will be distributed exclusively by Kurouto Shikou for the Japanese market.

MSI GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GAMING and ARMOR Spotted

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The latest development with the launch of the upcoming GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is a sighting of the MSI GTX 1660 Ti GAMING X and MSI GTX 1660 Ti ARMOR. The GTX 1660 Ti is a Turing-based card that lacks RTX and comes in at 1,536 CUDA cores, as opposed to the 2,304 seen on the RTX 2060.

NVIDIA TU116 From MSI GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Ventus Smiles for the Camera

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Today we get a look at the actual core of the NVIDIA TU116-400-A1, the GPU that powers the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti. The die is quite a bit smaller than that seen on the TU106 used on the GeForce RTX 2060, even though the overall package size remains unchanged.

Battlefield V Gets NVIDIA DLSS Support

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NVIDIA’s DLSS, or Deep-Learning Supersampling, is a form of image-quality enhancement that uses the Tensor cores found on GeForce RTX series cards (note that due to this it won’t work on GeForce GTX series cards). Battlefield V has become the first game to make use of rendering technique, with the latest patch adding support for DLSS.

EVGA and Palit GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Cards Sighted

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Yesterday we saw the first photographs confirming the existence of the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, which is expected to be announced this Friday with retail availability following on 22 February, with packaging of the GALAX GeForce GTX 1660 Ti pictured during unpackging for an unknown retailer. Today we see images of cards from EVGA and Palit brought to us by VideoCardz.

Photographs Confirm Existence of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti – GALAX Card Pictured

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There has been much talk about the potential of an upcoming GeForce GTX 1660, but now we have actual photographs of the product upcoming card that have been shared on Reddit.

Softbank Clears its NVIDIA Stock Valued at US$ 3.6 Billion

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Softbank is one of the largest holders of NVIDIA stock, but on 10 January sold its entire holding valued at a little over JPY 39.8 billion, or US$ 4.6 billion as of 31 December 2018. Well known for far-sighted investments in the IT sector, this news is rather troublesome of industry investors.

3DMark Adds DLSS Performance Test

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Did you see the NVIDIA keynote presentation at CES this year? For us, one of the highlights was the DLSS demo based on our 3DMark Port Royal ray tracing benchmark.

MSI’s Monitors are Now NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible

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Following NVIDIA’s announcement of their newest drivers, MSI monitors are effectively G-Sync Compatible! This technology allows G-Sync to be used on Adaptive Sync monitors.

ZADAK and NVIDIA Team up at Taipei Game Show 2019

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ZADAK, in association with NVIDIA Taiwan, wowed visitors at the opening of the Taipei Game Show 2019, presenting a scratch build from up and coming Taiwanese modder AK. Inspired by the popular Fallout 76 PC game, the Pip-Boy mod is composed of leather, aluminum and 3D-printed acrylics. It marks the first collaboration between ZADAK and NVIDIA Taiwan, showcasing the flagship MAOB II Water-cooled PC from ZADAK, and the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti gaming graphics card.

Nvidia Getting Sued After Crypto Crash

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Here’s a fun game: Ask someone you know who invested in the crypto market this year about how their investment is doing. See that expression? It’s not a happy one. It’s about the same expression many investors at Nvidia is making right now. Turns out the crypto crash DID affect them.

NVIDIA Launches Titan RTX Graphics Cards for AI Researchers and Data Scientists

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The NVIDIA Titan RTX, using the TU102 GPU, is now available for purchase directly from NVIDIA’s website, and the price comes in at a slightly lower-than-expected US$ 2,499. This makes it cheaper and faster than its predecessor, the Titan V.

AORUS GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Turbo with Blower Cooler Makes Appearance on Gigabyte’s Website

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A bit over a week ago we reported the upcoming blower-cooled GIGABYTE AORUS GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Turbo, which has now been confirmed and made an appearance on Gigabyte’s website. Along with confirmation of the card itself, we also get a look at the specs.

ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2080 Ti OC Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Edition

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ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced the ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2080 Ti OC Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Edition graphics card, an exclusive limited-edition version that’s restricted to a production run of just 500 units and available only in selected territories. Decorated with the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Edition insignia, the card pairs the NVIDIA A-list GPU with gargantuan power delivery and cooling, and boasts out-of-the-box Boost clocks up to 1665MHz to ensure performance stays silky smooth during frantic action.

EVGA Launches All-in-One Coolers for Their GeForce RTX Graphics Cards

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EVGA has released four all-in-one liquid coolers for their GeForce RTX cards called Hybrid Kits. The Hybrid Kits combine liquid and air cooling with an AIO water block and pump combination which attaches directly to the GPU, along with a heatsink cooled by a 100mm fan which cools the VRMs. There is also a base plate that covers the memory and surrounding areas, pulling heat to the AIO block. The water block connects to a 120mm radiator to dissipate the heat generated by the card.

Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2060 Graphics Card Makes an Appearance

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The GeForce RTX series of cards is the latest technology that NVIDIA (or the industry, for that matter) has to offer, and is a technology that was 10 years in the making. Until now, however, it has been confined to the higher end cards including the RTX 2070, RTX 2080, and RTX 2080 Ti. RTX features are limited to these cards, and therefore those with deep pockets, and out of reach of most gamers. That is set to change, however, with the introduction of the GeForce RTX 2060, and today we get a peek at Gigabyte’s take on a factory overclocked version, albeit only renders of the card.

Gigabyte Aorus GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Turbo Sighted

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No, that wasn’t a typo. This isn’t the Asus Turbo Edition, even though it too makes use of a blower-type cooler seen on the Asus card. To be honest, the point of this card is a bit of a puzzle as Gigabyte already has a blower-cooled RTX 2080 Ti, and the Aorus brand is normally reserved to their high-end offerings while blower coolers are generally seen on reference and entry-level cards.

EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti K|ngp|n Edition Teased

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Vince “K|ngp|n” Lucido is probably the most recognized name in overclocking, having appeared in NVIDIA adverts in the past, dominating the 3DMark benchmarks, and even having a line of graphics cards named after him. Today sees a teaser of the fifth generation of K|ngp|n Edition card, this time based on NVIDIA’s Turing architecture. Vince Lucido posted a picture of the GeForce GTX 2080 Ti K|ngp|n Edition to his Instagram page.

NVIDIA Launches GeForce GTX 1070 Using GDDR5X Memory

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It would appear that NVIDIA has a massive stockpile of GDDR5X memory ICs and GP104 GPUs, as not only have they introduced a GeForce GTX 1060 based on both but now also a GeForce GTX 1070 has received an update to use GDDR5X memory.

Battlefield V RTX/DXR Performance Patch Offers Performance Gains of up to 50%

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NVIDIA and DICE received a lot of negativity recently for the poor performance in Battlefield V with DirectX Raytracing (DXR) enabled, with performance dropping to nearly half that of the frame rates achieved with DXR disabled. Even on the mighty GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, the game was only playable at 1080p unless DXR was disabled altogether.

Buy an EVGA GeForce GTX – Get Fortnite Bundle

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If Victory Royale is your mission, the EVGA GeForce Fortnite Bundle is just for you. For a limited time, when you upgrade your weaponry with an EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, 1070, or 1060 graphics card, you’ll receive 2000 V-Bucks and the male Fortnite Counterattack Set.

NVIDIA Extends PhysX for High-Fidelity Simulations, Goes Open Source

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NVIDIA PhysX, the most popular physics simulation engine on the planet, is going open source.

We’re doing this because physics simulation — long key to immersive games and entertainment — turns out to be more important than we ever thought.

NVIDIA Reveals the Titan of Turing: TITAN RTX

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NVIDIA today introduced NVIDIA TITAN RTX , the world’s most powerful desktop GPU, providing massive performance for AI research, data science and creative applications. Driven by the new NVIDIA Turing architecture, TITAN RTX – dubbed T-Rex – delivers 130 teraflops of deep learning performance and 11 GigaRays of ray-tracing performance.

COLORFUL Goes Ultra with new iGame GeForce RTX 2070 Ultra OC

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Colorful Technology Company Limited, professional manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and high-performance storage solutions proudly introduces the latest graphics in its prestigious iGame series of gaming equipment. The COLORFUL iGame GeForceRTX 2070 Ultra OC combines excellent cooling with excellent design to bring out the best of the new GeForce RTX graphics card from NVIDIA. Featuring the new Turing architecture to deliver real-time ray tracing, NVIDIA’s new GeForce RTX series graphics card bring realism to life and COLORFUL’s iGame GeForce RTX 2070 Ultra OC is your top choice.

GeForce RTX 2060 Shows Up on Final Fantasy XV Benchmark Database

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The top end Turing range of GPUs, from the GeForce RTX 2070 to the RTX 2080 Ti, recently launched after a total of ten years in the making. The lower end cards are yet to launch, including the GeForce RTX 2060 (or will it be GTX 2060 and lacking the RTX features?), which has now been seen in the Final Fantasy XV benchmark database.