NVIDIA releases GeForce GTX 690 by May 5

A few days ago a mysterious picture of a yet unannounced NVIDIA product was posted on Facebook creating a large number of speculations and excited NVIDIA fans. Well, the mystery surrounding the picture seems to have been solved.

Sources close to NVIDIA have revealed that the teaser image is in fact the highly expected GeForce GTX 690 graphics card. Moreover they claim that the US graphics chipmaker will launch the dual-GPU card by May 5. Traditionally NVIDIA has always launched its products in the middle of the week (usually on Wednesdays or Thursdays) so this means that gamers can expect the new 3D monster on May 2 or May 3. The GeForce GTX 690 may also be launched a few days earlier so that both Intel Ivy Bridge processors and the GTX 690 hit the market on the same day.

NVIDIA GeForce Logo

The GeForce GTX 690 is a dual-GPU card based on the GK104 core and will feature 3072 CUDA cores in total. In addition the card will have two 256-bit memory interfaces and 4 GB of GDDR5 memory. In order to feed it with electricity you will need to get at least a 650W PSU with two 8-pin power connectors.

The new 3D monster is expected to cost around 700 USD.


Source: Videocardz.com

Related posts

Samsung describes new USB flash memory

Samsung describes new USB flash memory

Samsung has announced a new line of convenient USB flash drives that come in three ergonomic form factors with all of them featuring high-quality Samsung NAND flash memory. The introduction of the new USB flash drive line completes Samsung’s larger line of memory products that includes SD and...

WD updates Green line with 6 TB drives

WD updates Green line with 6 TB drives

A few days ago  Western Digital updated its Red line with the most spacious to date 6 TB drives and now it seems it is time for the Green line to get the same – WD has presented two new Green drives that up the line capacity to 6 TB too. The two new drives arrive with capacities of 5 TB...

In Win presents the 509 computer case

In Win presents the 509 computer case

In Win’s short-named 509 computer case, which was first shown in early 2016, has finally arrived! Starting now people who like this case can purchase it but the only problem is that the price of the 509 is unknown. This In Win computer case features SECC class steel and two panels that...

Leave a comment