Turing-Based GTX 1660 On March 14th, NVIDIA globally launched the GeForce GTX 1660, which joins alongside the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti to supercharge the video-gaming community. The NVIDIA GTX 1660 is also Turing-based along with the GTX 1660 Ti, which was announced at the beginning of this month. The value and price of the new
Your monitor comes with a refresh rate. Like frames in a video, more frames means a more fluid video, so a higher refresh rates means smoother visualization in your monitor. The standard for modern consumer monitors these days is “60Hz”, which for most people is enough. You can see your cursor move around your screen
Crypto-Mining Craze With the current craze in crypto-mining and building computer systems specifically for mining, graphic processing units have become hot commodities as they are the primary method used to mine this new currency. Today we will go over the currently available options for mining cards. What makes a graphic card the better or worse
Relion for Cryo-EM Solutions GPU solutions are constantly being developed to meet deep learning demand in many industries. We are excited to announce new Relion GPU solutions created specifically for electron cryo-microscopy! Developed by Sjors Spheres at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Bilogy, Relion is an image processing software built for macro-molecular structural analysis of
After a year of rumors for the AMD RX Vega cards, the new GPU line has finally been released! AMD Radeon RX Vega hit the shelves in late August, and we can now compare these cards against their rivals, the NVIDIA GTX 1070 and 1080. RX Vega uses the HBM2, second generation of SK Hynix
With all of AMD’s recent Vega news and product releases, it can be confusing to know which card is for what purpose. As more benchmarks come out detailing card comparisons, take into consideration what each card was meant for before you purchase one. To make things simpler, below is a chart to give a brief
Mining Cards from NVIDIA & AMD You’ve probably noticed the prices of GPUs skyrocketing due to the recent cryptocurrency mining craze. NVIDIA has since reacted to the demand and presented a new GPU specifically geared towards miners. This card will not have any Displayports and only has a three month warranty. The 90 day warranty
AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Review AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition was released 2 weeks ago, and while the debate still rages on regarding the pros and cons of AMD vs NVIDIA, we do know more substantial information about these cards. For most “prosumer” applications, the AMD Radeon Vega card more than holds their own.