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BIOS switcheroo enables SLI on unsupported Gigabyte X58 mobo
— 5:10 PM on March 19, 2009

As we noted in today's affordable X58 motherboard round-up, manufacturers of Core i7 motherboards can submit models to Nvidia for SLI certification—but not all...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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HybridPower dies on the desktop
— 12:30 PM on March 19, 2009

Nvidia's HybridPower technology debuted on the desktop with the nForce 780a SLI, promising to dramatically lower idle system power consumption by completely shutting down...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

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Catalyst 9.3 drivers have Windows 7 support
— 3:39 PM on March 18, 2009

AMD has released a new set of Catalyst drivers for its Radeon graphics cards, and there's a twist: Windows 7 is among the list of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Radeon HD 4890 shows up in European e-tail listing
— 10:59 AM on March 17, 2009

Remember those rumors about an upcoming Radeon HD 4890 from AMD? Well, it doesn't look like they're rumors anymore. At least, a listing for...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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New Stream SDK adds better CrossFire, Visual Studio 2008 support
— 12:51 PM on March 13, 2009

OpenCL may turn out to be the next best thing, but for now, AMD is still working hard on bettering its existing ATI Stream SDK—the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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GeForce 9800 GT may not get a new name, after all
— 9:50 AM on March 13, 2009

Remember how, according to some rumor sites, Nvidia was supposed to re-brand its GeForce 9800 GT as the GeForce GTS 240 (or, at least,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD ships 50 million GPUs for the Wii
— 10:01 AM on March 11, 2009

With all the fab spinning-off and PC graphics card price wars, you might easily forget that AMD GPUs account for a pretty big...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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FirePro 2450 draws 18W, can drive four displays
— 9:39 AM on March 9, 2009

Workstation graphics cards sometimes dazzle with high-end specifications and price tags in the thousands of dollars, but AMD's new FirePro 2450 is a little different....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Deal of the week: a Radeon HD 4870 for $165 shipped
— 5:11 PM on March 6, 2009

Nvidia's new GeForce GTS 250 1GB looked like a pretty decent deal for the $150 suggested retail price. That said, the card doesn't come...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Radeon X1000 series and earlier move to legacy support status
— 8:39 AM on March 5, 2009

AMD has decided to switch some of its older Radeons, from the 9000 series through the X1000 series, into what is calls "legacy" support status....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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JPR foresees the end of integrated graphics chipsets by 2013
— 4:47 PM on March 4, 2009

The days of integrated graphics chipsets are numbered, according to Jon Peddie Research. The firm expects motherboard-based IGPs will have all but vanished by...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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AMD foundry spin-off gets its name: GlobalFoundries
— 2:51 PM on March 4, 2009

Well, it's done. Two days after AMD, ATIC, and Mubadala finalized their transaction, AMD's former manufacturing division has opened for business under its...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Nvidia sees itself making x86 SoCs eventually
— 9:39 AM on March 4, 2009

With both AMD and Intel playing up CPU-GPU integration and Intel prepping its own discrete graphics processor, Nvidia is in a precarious position—it has graphics...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Poll: Your take on Nvidia's mobile GPU branding
— 5:28 PM on March 3, 2009

If you didn't know any better, you might think Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 280M and 260M graphics processors were mobile versions of the similarly...

Poll Question: • Renaming the G92 GPU as a mobile GeForce GTX 280M is:

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Nvidia intros mobile GeForce GTX 200 GPUs... sort of
— 2:01 AM on March 3, 2009

If you're excited about the prospect of newer, faster GeForce GPUs for notebooks, then you're in for a treat....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Nvidia's GeForce GTS 250 graphics card
— 2:00 AM on March 3, 2009

The GeForce GTS 250 supplants the GeForce 9800 GTX+ with a smaller card, lower power draw, double the video memory, and a markedly lower price....

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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New Mobility Radeon HD 4860, 4830 have 40nm graphics chips
— 11:01 PM on March 2, 2009

Notebook users had to wait six months for AMD to fashion Mobility parts...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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AMD completes fab spin-off transaction
— 5:32 PM on March 2, 2009

As expected, AMD announced the closing of its fab spin-off transaction earlier this afternoon. The company has finalized deals with ATIC and the Mubadala...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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