GeForceFX 59x to FX 5950 Ultra Biosmod & More Reviews

Subject: Graphics Cards | April 5, 2004 - 02:12 AM |

3DChip has taken the time to put together the information and tools needed to flash a GeForce FX 59x BIOS to FX 5950 Ultra, resulting in a reasonable performance boost. If you can get over the translation, it makes excellent reading :)

Quote: "The theme was and is still discussed a lot: The Flash of a FX5900 (Ultra) to a more powerful FX5950Ultra. We took time to write a litle toturial

which includes a 3DChip-Flashkit with same bioses and flashtools and tells you how to flash your videocard.

Source: 3DChip

GPU Comparison Guide & More

Subject: Graphics Cards | April 2, 2004 - 05:23 AM |

Being in the position I'm in here at PCP for as long as I have, people even in real life are always asking me about choices for upgrades. One of the biggest categories for upgrades folks are looking to make is video cards. With all the choices on the market today, its hard to keep up with them all. Luckily this guide from Adrian popped up just when I could use it most. I hope its as accurate as Adrian's work has been in the past.

Source: Tech ARP
Manufacturer: ATI

Outlining Facts

We find it time to discern the facts from speculation with regards to ATI's native PCI-Express implementation.

Piecing together the puzzle - NV40 and R420/423 investigated & More

Subject: Graphics Cards | March 24, 2004 - 08:14 PM |

Click Here to go to Video Cards  As always seems to happen when we approach the release of nVidia and ATi's latest and greatest, there's always so much hype on the net that the facts tend to get lost in the shuffle.  So it was with great joy that I came across this article that endeavors to lay out the facts about the upcoming NV40 & R420/423. 

Here at Elite Bastards, we don't profess t

MSI FX5900XT Review & More

Subject: Graphics Cards | March 24, 2004 - 10:25 AM |

One thing in the Video Card world that always makes me laugh is they are just like processors. The 2 big boys trade blows back and forth for performance and pricing. But with this new 5900XT, Im not sure where Nvidia planned to put it in the market. With this review from [H]ard|OCP, it's hard to imagine where they wanted to put it. ATi's 9600XT pricepoint and quality certainly gives it a nod from me when reading this review.

Quote: "So then what makes it different?

Source: [H]ard|OCP

PCI-Express Article

Subject: Graphics Cards | March 19, 2004 - 09:02 AM |

3DGPU has just released a new article outlining NVIDIA's PCI-Express solution and how it fares against ATI. The author looks to Steve Sims, Senior Product Marketing Manager at NVIDIA to get the latest information on their product. In case you missed our article, you can find PC Perspective's in-depth look at the PCI-Express approaches of ATI and NVIDIA here.

Source: General

XGI CeBIT Coverage

Subject: Graphics Cards | March 19, 2004 - 08:41 AM |

The folks at Volari Gamers have posted their latest coverage from CeBIT. Although it is not the longest story, it does have some good pics of XGI's booth.

CeBIT ranks as the world's number one event for the ICT sector. It is the only trade fair where representatives of business, science, politics and media can see all the latest trends in a single location.

Source: Email

ATI FIRE GL X2T 256MB Review

Subject: Graphics Cards | March 19, 2004 - 06:58 AM |

Our friends over at Amazon International have just posted a review of the ATI Fire GL X2T professional graphics card.

Source: Email
Manufacturer: General


Taking a look at the graphics card industry over the course of the last twelve months, we begin to see an issue developing for consumers who are looking to have the fastest graphics cards when the next-generation titles finally make it to market.

NVIDIA Introduces Industry's First Top-to-Bottom Family of PCI Express GPUs

Subject: Graphics Cards | February 18, 2004 - 12:28 AM |

INTEL DEVELOPER CONFERENCE-SAN FRANCISCO -FEBRUARY 17, 2004-NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the worldwide leader in visual processing solutions, today unveiled the industry’s first top-to-bottom family of PCI Express graphics processing units (GPUs), all designed to take full advantage of the additional bandwidth and features that this new I/O interconnection standard delivers.

Source: NVIDIA