ASUS Upgrades EN8800GT Cards With 1GB of Memory

Today Asus rolled out the world's first EN8800GT graphics card with 1GB of Qimonda memory. The card is designed to provide optimum DirectX 10 gaming and multimedia playback performance even at the highest resolutions and quality settings. The unit also utilizes an integrated SmartDoctor feature, allowing users to… » 12/07/07 6:00pm 12/07/07 6:00pm

Alky Project Hopes to Bring DirectX 10 Gaming to Mac, WinXP, and Linux

If the thought of bringing DirectX 10 functionality to your non-Vista machine sounds enticing, you'll wanna check out the Alky Project. No, it has nothing to do with liquor, but instead it's a project developed by 19-year-old Cody Brocious to bring the DirectX 10 platform (gaming in particular) to Windows XP, Mac and… » 4/30/07 10:40am 4/30/07 10:40am

Nvidia G84 GPUs Right Around the Corner?

If you haven't been able to get your hands on one of those GeForce 8800 GTX cards we've shown you (or if you just can't afford them), you might want to hold off for a bit. Seems like Nvidia's forthcoming G84 and G86 GPUs for the entry level and mid range crowd are on target for a Q1 release. The chips will be derived… » 12/05/06 10:15am 12/05/06 10:15am