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… »1/28/08 10:07am1/28/08 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 3:48pm1/08/08 3:48pm