Graphics articles

Nvidia quietly adds GeForce GTX 965M to mobile lineup

Despite having the massive stage that is CES at its disposal, Nvidia elected to go the silent route with the release of its budget-minded GeForce GTX 965M mobile GPU. The graphics chip entered Nvidia’s lineup without nary a peep today,…

Next DirectX may pack Mantle-like low-level features

There's been a lot of talk recently surrounding Mantle, AMD's low-level API that gives developers better access to graphics card hardware, with less CPU overhead and greater coding efficiency. Tests show that Mantle is quite effective at improving performance on…

Weekend tech reading: AMD Eyefinity vs. Nvidia Surround framerate analysis, first Apple A7 die shot, looking ahead at 'post-post-PC' tech

In January 2013 I revealed a new testing methodology for graphics cards that I dubbed Frame Rating. At the time I was only able to talk about the process, using capture hardware to record the output directly from the DVI connections on graphics cards, but over the course of a few months started...