Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Royals Playing 'Mario Kart' on Crown Vision At The Kauffman Stadium’s big screen

KCTV’s news chopper was out flying in Kansas City to catch some footage of the City’s Arrowhead NFL Stadium. They noticed something happening in the Kaufmann baseball stadium next door. It is off season alright but the jumbo screen which is the scoreboard of the stadium was lit;
But it happened to be a fundraiser :) the  Royals said it was a part of an associates fundraiser to kick off the year.

Friday, January 11, 2019

AMD Radeon VII, New Graphics Card Introduced At CES 2019

At CES 2019 AMD launched a new high-end graphics card for consumers. AMD has a lot of catching up to to play the GPU game with NVIDIA. Just to point out, AMD says that its 7nm process technology-based Radeon VII card is on par with NVIDIA’s RTX 2080. The second-gen Vega architecture is the first 7nm graphics chip from AMD. The Radeon VII Card has a terabyte-per-second of memory bandwidth.

AMD CEO Lisa Su announced that the Radeon VII card is based on 7nm graphics chip provides 25 percent more performance at the same power compared to the first-gen. AMD demonstrated on stage  Devil May Cry 5 at 4K resolution with ultra settings and frame rates “way above 60 fps.” According to AMD.

As far as the tech specs are concerned, Radeon VII card include 60 compute units, 3840 stream processors at up to 1.8 GHz, 1 TB/s memory bandwidth, 4,096 bit memory interface, and 16GB of HBM2 memory.
You will be able to get your hands on one on February 7th for $699. You will also get free copies of Devil May Cry 5 and The Division 2 with each card or gaming PC that comes with the Radeon VII pre-installed.

Monday, January 7, 2019

GeForce RTX 2060 Coming Next Week For About $349

NVIDIA is kicking off CES 2019 with a very nice and surprising announcement-packed keynote session, which included the information about the latest GPU card.
"The GeForce RTX™ 2060 is powered by the NVIDIA Turing™ architecture, bringing incredible performance and the power of real-time ray tracing and AI to the latest games and to every gamer. RTX. It’s On."
NVIDIA this evening announced that the next member of the new GeForce RTX GPU family to be GeForce RTX 2060. This is the newest and also the cheapest video card of the RTX 20 series. The GPU release joins the other Turing-architecture product releases and seems to be targeted towards cheaper and higher volume market segments.
GeForce RTX 2060 offer performance similar to that of GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, good card for casual gamers and photoshoppers. The new card will hit the streets next week on January 15th, with prices starting at $349.