ATI Breaks Teraflop Barrier with Radeon HD 3870 X2 GPU

Remember that honkin' ATI graphics card we showed you at CES? The one that was 1,000 times as fast as a Cray-1? Well, it's official, making its debut today as the $450 ATI Radeon HD 3870 X2. It's the first GPU to break the teraflop barrier, and is nearly double the performance of the HD 3870 you spent all your money on … » 1/28/08 10:07am 1/28/08 10:07am

ATI R680 Graphics Card Is 1000X Faster Than a Cray-1 Supercomputer

We just got a nice look at the R680, the upcoming enthusiast graphics card from ATI that is, apparently, as fast as 1000 Cray-1s. We're not allowed to say exactly how fast that is, but maybe you want to hazard a guess. The details are all hush-hush but assume that what people have already written is more or less true,… » 1/08/08 3:48pm 1/08/08 3:48pm

ATI Has Triplets Thanks to AMD's New 55nm Processors

AMD has just announced they shall be releasing three new graphics processors. ATI's R680 is the new model grabbing all the attention, thanks to its dual 55nm processor core. AMD were clear in stating the 55nm processors have identical specifications to those used in an earlier model, but the older RV670 GPU contained… » 12/14/07 5:50am 12/14/07 5:50am