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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 - Gaining Momentum, Building Steam

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 - Gaining Momentum, Building Steam

NVIDIA is building momentum with the all-new GeForce GTX 670. Essentially a cutdown GeForce GTX 680, we check out the reference card as well as two customized ones from ASUS and Palit to see what it brings to the table. High-end graphics card shoppers should be pleased.

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Duel - ASUS vs. Sapphire

AMD Radeon HD 7970 Duel - ASUS vs. Sapphire

We pit two high-end factory-overclocked, custom Radeon HD 7970 cards against each other to determine which is deserving of your hard earned money. Plus, we see how they compare to NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 680.

AMD Debuts Radeon HD 7900M, 7800M and 7700M for Gaming Notebooks

AMD Debuts Radeon HD 7900M, 7800M and 7700M for Gaming Notebooks

AMD has finally unveiled the true next generation Radeon mobile graphics chips using the Southern Islands cores' GCN architecture on the 28nm process technology. They consist of the Radeon HD 7900M, 7800M and 7700M series and we detail all you need to know about them - including performance expectations.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 SLI vs. AMD Radeon HD 7970 CrossFire

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 SLI vs. AMD Radeon HD 7970 CrossFire

With the top GPU offering based on renewed architectures from AMD and NVIDIA out in the market, we decided to kick things up a notch further by pitting the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 in SLI configuration against the AMD Radeon HD 7970 in CrossFire setup. Can NVIDIA still hold its fort? Read on to find out!

Best of CeBIT 2012

Best of CeBIT 2012

CeBIT 2012 ended two days ago. If you've missed our previous news coverage, here's a quick roundup of a handful of noteworthy items showcased during the international IT trade show held in Hannover.

AMD Radeon HD 7770 - Seizing the Day with Cape Verde, the ASUS Way

AMD Radeon HD 7770 - Seizing the Day with Cape Verde, the ASUS Way

Cape Verde is the codename for the GPU that will populate the Radeon HD 7700 series. ASUS was the first to send us their iteration with the Radeon HD 7770 DirectCU TOP 1GB GDDR5 graphics card. Join us in this quick review and find out how this new mainstream card fares.

AMD Radeon HD 7970 & HD 7950 - Heading to Southern Islands with Tahiti

AMD Radeon HD 7970 & HD 7950 - Heading to Southern Islands with Tahiti

AMD goes over 7000 with its new flagship GPU built on a 28nm process. The new GPU architecture is called Graphics Core Next (GCN) which supports HDMI 1.4a as well as DisplayPort 1.2 HBR2. We pit the new Radeon HD 7970 and 7950 models to see how far they've progressed from its predecessors. Can it unseat the GeForce GTX 580 from its throne on all accounts?

The Zenith of 3D Gaming - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 Roundup

The Zenith of 3D Gaming - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 Roundup

2009 heralded the rise of 3D movies, and if you want the same immersive experience on your desktop, you only need to look to NVIDIA. To that end, we are taking a look at some of the most powerful GeForce GTX 285 cards money can buy to power your 3D gaming rig. Join us as we find out which is best.

The Power of 3 - Investigating the Trinity

The Power of 3 - Investigating the Trinity

Intel and NVIDIA have allied themselves in the battle against AMD with the introduction of the "Power of 3" platform. Simply put, it is any combination of Intel's P55 chipset and Core i5 processors, and NVIDIA's graphics card. Today, we are going to pit it against an all AMD system to see if it is really the superior setup.

ATI Radeon HD 5750 - More Mainstream Goodness

ATI Radeon HD 5750 - More Mainstream Goodness

Hot on the heels of the Radeon HD 5870, HD 5850 and HD 5770 comes the HD 5750. Despite packing the least processing horsepower amongst ATI's current Evergreen line-up, it has an attractive price that cannot be ignored. We see if it has the performance to match up with the PowerColor PCS HD 5750 Premium Edition.