GTX 900 Series Dropped to Legacy Support by Nvidia

The news that Nvidia has dropped future support for the GTX 900 series cards has created immense nuisance since the last night. The GTX 900 series GPUs have now been moved to legacy support which means that Nvidia would no longer be pushing update for performance optimizations for the concerned GPUs. The information came through as quite a shocker as no one expected Nvidia to drop support for these relatively new GPUs. The last GTX 900 series card launched at a date which feels like yesterday (22 August 2015), so…

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AMD Releases Catalyst 15.5 Beta Drivers

AMD has released a Catalyst beta driver update this afternoon, bringing their latest drivers up to Catalyst 15.5 beta. The release notes for this driver indicate that it focuses mainly on two recently released games – Project Cars and The Witcher 3 – offering significant performance improvements for both games, along with a new Crossfire profile for The Witcher 3. The internal build number on these drivers is 14.502.1014.1001 According to the driver notes , there is upto 10 % performance increase for The Witcher 3 and upto 17 % performance increase…

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AMD FreeSync takes off :promises a future with stutter free gaming.

AMD finally takes the veil off its Free Sync Technology; their own take on the adaptive refresh rate technology. Back in CES 2014, AMD displayed their  adaptive refresh rate technology and called it FreeSync,while its a no brainer whom the jab was pointed to; the main emphasis was on the “Free” part. Now the solution is finally ready and available for the world. So lets take a quick tour of FreeSync . I will try to present it in a QnA format for the ease of reading. What is Free-Sync?…

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