RIP: Nvidia slams the final nail in SLI's coffin, no new profiles after 2020 thumbnail

RIP: Nvidia slams the final nail in SLI’s coffin, no new profiles after 2020

Updated Obsolete in software and hardware Brad Chacos/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Pour one out, enthusiasts. Nvidia’s beastly new GeForce RTX 30-series graphics cards just slammed the final nail into SLI’s coffin. Well, almost.A glaring fact jumped out at me while I…

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080: 3440x1440 ultrawide benchmarks thumbnail

Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080: 3440×1440 ultrawide benchmarks

More immersive than ever Brad Chacos/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Nvidia’s Ampere-powered GeForce RTX 3080 chews up games and spits out frames for breakfast, as we covered in-depth in our comprehensive Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Founders Edition review. You need a pixel-packed…

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Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 examined: 5 key issues it may perchance perchance perchance perchance perchance be a truly powerful to know

Don’t have time for endless benchmark charts and technical-ese? Read this. Brad Chacos/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors The GeForce RTX 3080 is a monster.Nvidia promised that the Ampere GPU-powered RTX 30-series GPUs would be the company’s “greatest generational leap” ever, and it…

Nvidia needs its GPUs in your Arm-powered smartphone thumbnail

Nvidia needs its GPUs in your Arm-powered smartphone

Nvidia wants to license GPUs via Arm, but the most likely candidate is your smartphone. Gordon Mah Ung/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Nvidia’s chief executive said he’s interested in using Arm’s network of partners to license its GPU technology—and that it might…

Nvidia is buying for SoftBank’s Arm chip division in greatest semiconductor deal ever thumbnail

Nvidia is buying for SoftBank’s Arm chip division in greatest semiconductor deal ever

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NVIDIA is formally procuring ARM for $40 billion

Just as we expected, NVIDIA just announced that it’s buying the semiconductor design company ARM for $40 billion. The deal will make NVIDIA into an even larger presence in mobile computing, especially when it comes to bringing its AI technology into platforms like smartphones, PCs and self-driving cars. ARM, meanwhile, will get even more support…

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Nvidia acquires Arm from SoftBank for $40 billion

Nvidia confirmed that it is acquiring processor architecture firm Arm from Softbank for $40 billion. The deal confirms after weeks of speculation as well as a report yesterday by the Wall Street Journal. Santa Clara, California-based Nvidia, a maker of graphics and AI chips, said the deal consolidates its expertise in artificial intelligence with Arm’s…

Nvidia will rob Arm for up to $40 billion, combining smartphone, GPU powerhouses thumbnail

Nvidia will rob Arm for up to $40 billion, combining smartphone, GPU powerhouses

Updated Though the deal has been approved by Arm, Nvidia, and Softbank, it will still have to earn regulatory approval—no easy feat. Nvidia Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Nvidia agreed to purchase Arm for up to $40 billion in cash and stock, the…