Laptops with AMD 7-nm Navi GPUs are finally here

AMd RX 5500M

The rumor mill has been rife with buzzes about AMD’s upcoming 7nm Navi laptop GPUs. Enough with the chatter! We are starting to see actual hardware launches.

Just a few days ago, MSI launched the Alpha 15 gaming notebook. It comes with AMD’s Radeon RX 5500M Navi GPU, a Ryzen 7 3750H CPU, and a 15.6-inch 144Hz FreeSync display.

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Real-time Raytracing with NVidia GeForce GTX 10, 16 Series Cards

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NVidia is introducing the much idolized raytracing feature to a few candidates in the GeForce GTX 10 and 16 lineups, thanks to an upcoming driver support package that the company plans to unveil in April. The new driver update will add DirectX Raytracing (DXR), allowing RTX graphics to run on select Pascal and 16-series GPUs. (more…)

NVidia GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti Availability: When will they hit the stores?

Geforce RTX 2080 availability date
(source: NVidia)

The much glorified NVidia RTX 2000 series will arrive at your doorstep soon. The RTX 2080 is expected to hit the shelves on September 20th while the RTX 2080 Ti will arrive on September 27th. The Ti version was initially slated for availability on 20th before NVidia quietly pushed the date farther by one week. (more…)