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NVIDIA Shield Now $199 – Android 4.4.2 Update Release Slips

Last month, Legit Reviews informed you that the NVIDIA Shield would be getting a temporary price reduction and that the it would be receiving an update to Android 4.4.2 on April 2nd. It appears that the price cut is very much alive and you can pick an NVIDIA Shield up at Amazon for $199.99 shipped …more

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AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Video Card To Debut This Month

AMD has been teasing the launch of what we expect it their upcoming Dual-GPU AMD Radeon R9 295X2 for the past month (1, 2) and we are getting very close to the card being launched. Last month, we were picked up by a couple ‘secret agents’ and we were shown the card and given a …more

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DICE Releases BF4 Update For PC – Tons of Fixes, Tweaks & Mantle Improvements

A new “Battlefield 4” update for the PC has been released and the change log shows a large list of bug fixes, tweaks and improvements for AMD’s Mantle API. Some of the bugs that have been squashed include camera jittering, soldiers firing in the wrong direction when turning. DICE has promised that development of future games would be …more

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Goat Simulator Official Launch Trailer Released – Steam Pre-Order Coming April 1st

Goat Simulator Official Launch Trailer Released – Steam Pre-Order Coming April 1st

It appears that Goat Simulator will be coming to steam tomorrow for $9.99. Could this all be an April Fools’ Day joke? Sure, but this looks to be real. Goat Simulator uses Unreal Engine 3 and PhysX to produce believable effects, lighting and physics. The official launch trailer that has been released shows some of …more

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Lenovo ThinkPad X120e Laptop Announced Under $400 w/ AMD Fusion APU

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Batteries Due To Fire Hazards

Lenovo issued a worldwide recall on lithium-ion batteries from a number of ThinkPad models, saying they pose a fire hazard risk. Lenovo urged customers with a recalled battery to refrain from using it immediately. “Until a replacement battery arrives, you should turn off the system, remove the battery, and only power your ThinkPad by plugging …more

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Minecraft Creator Cancels Deal with Oculus in Response to its Acquisition by Facebook

The announcement of Oculus’s acquisition by Facebook for $2 billion has left the majority of previously optimistic onlookers feeling pessimistic. The Oculus Rift was posited to revolutionize gaming virtual reality as the first consumer affordable solution literally brought to reality. However, Facebook is not a game company, but instead a social media company driven by …more

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Google Glass to Get Ray-Ban & Oakley Versions

Google has announced that its computer headset will become a little bit more stylish thanks to Italian eyewear designer Luxottica who owns Ray-Ban and Oakley.  The goal of this partnership is to combine high-end technology with avant-garde design to help sell new versions of Google’s headware.  Right now, Oakley and Ray-Ban brands will be involved …more

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Jen-Hsun Huang Kicks Off GTC 2014

NVIDIA GTC 2014 Opening Keynote Highlights

More than 3,500 people will be attending NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) this week in San Jose and will be attending the headline keynotes and over 500 sessions on the latest scientific discovery and innovations. Jen-Hsun Huang was the speaker today and he welcomed the attendees and told them how high performance computing is thriving …more

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NVIDIA Shield

NVIDIA Shield gets Major Updates & $199 Price Tag to Celebrate!

The NVIDIA Shield is much more than your standard run of the mill hand held gaming device! The Shield is truly a blend between PC gaming, mobile gaming, console gaming, and a tablet! The NVIDIA Shield has a console grade game pad built in, a 5 inch HD touch screen, 16Gb of internal memory, micro …more

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Z Video Card Announced At $2999

Jen-Hsun Huang just announced the GeForce GTX Titan Z graphics card!  This triple-slot graphics card features 5,760 CUDA Cores, 12GB of memory and capable of 8 TeraFLOPS of compute power. This card has an MSRP of $2,999, which breaks down to be about 50 cents per CUDA core. At $3,000 it is safe to assume …more

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NVIDIA Announces Pascal GPU Coming in 2016

Jen-Hsun Huang just announced the successor to Maxwell will be Pascal! Passcal will be using new technologies like NVLink for 5-12X the bandwidth of PCI Express 3.0, 3D Memory for much more memory bandwidth and in a module that is one third the size of a standard PCIe graphics card. Here is a shot of …more

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NVIDIA CES 2014

NVIDIA GTC Opening Keynote Livestream Now Open

The opening keynote GPU Technology Conference with Jen-Hsun Huang, NVIDIA CEO and Co-Founder kicks off this morning at 9am (PT). The keynote is expected to last about two hours and Jen-Hsun will talk about what’s next in visual computing, and preview disruptive technologies and exciting demonstrations across industries. NVIDIA will be hosting a live stream of …more

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AVADirect Shows Off NVIDIA GeForce Power At GTC

The NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference kicks off today and we have been walking around talking to various companies and friends in the industry that we have known for many years. This is one of those cool trade shows that brings together many in the industry and is great for networking. One of the first booths that …more

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NVIDIA Highlights DirectX 12 Strengths Over AMD

NVIDIA today confirmed with Legit Reviews that they will be supporting the DirectX 12 API on all the DX11-class GPUs it has shipped. This means that all cards using Fermi, Kepler and Maxwell GPU cores will be supported along with all future GPUs. NVIDIA was quick to point out that only 40% of AMD Radeon …more

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