NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 launched for mainstream market

NVIDIA kicked off their second generation Maxwell GPUs with the launch of two high end graphics cards; the GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970. Both of these cards have been at the top of their respective market segments since their launch and have been highly popular among gamers. However, most of the eyes have been set at company’s new Maxwell based mainstream/performance segment graphics card which is finally out now. Today, NVIDIA is releasing the GeForce GTX 960 featuring the new GM206 core.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 (1)

OPPO Find 7/7a and VOOC Rapid Charging gets Best Innovation award from PhoneArena

OPPO has once again proved to be the most innovative smartphone company of the world by grabbing the PhoneArena “Best Innovation Award 2014”. OPPO’s Flagship devices Find 7/7a and VOOC (Voltage Open Loop Multi-Step Constant-Current Charging) have been praised for delivering the unrivaled rapid charging technology.
As compared to the conventional charging VOOC Rapid Charging technology charges the Find 7/7a up to 75% in just 30 minutes, additionally a 5 minute charge is sufficient to provide backup for 2 hours call. It should be noted that to protect the battery, VOOC charger provides lower current to complete the remaining charge after 75%.

OPPO Launches First Service Center & Experience Zone in Lahore

In order to provide the unparalleled, foremost service quality to customers, OPPO Pakistan has announced the opening of its first Service Center and an Experience Zone in Pakistan.

The inauguration of the Service Center in Jeff Heights, Gulberg Lahore was marked by a ceremony. OPPO Pakistan’s Service Manager, Mr. Mingwei Wu has also attended the ceremony and addressed the guests.

NVIDIA released GeForce 347.09 WHQL Game Ready drivers

To make the Christmas and New Year holidays a little bit more happening for gamers, NVIDIA released their latest set of WHQL-certified drivers a couple of days ago. The GeForce 347.09 are Game Ready drivers are improve the gaming experience in Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and Elite: Dangerous. Furthermore, it also comes with several updates to software modules including PhysX, HD Audio, CUDA and GeForce Experience. Furthermore, it comes with the usual 3D Vision profiles.


ASUS ROG GeForce GTX 980 Matrix Platinum launched

Its been a while since NVIDIA launched their new Maxwell-based GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards and now AIB partners are launching their custom graphics cards based on these new Maxwell chips. As all the top-end graphics cards get the ROG Matrix Platinum treatment, the latest from NVIDIA got the same. ASUS just announced their ROG GeForce GTX 980 Matrix Platinum graphics card which comes with a completely custom PCB and cooling solution.

ASUS ROG GTX 980 Matrix Platinum (1)

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 dropped to £500 in UK

AMD has been struggling keeping up with the competition ever since NVIDIA launched their new GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards. The biggest blow was served to AMD’s top of the line Radeon R9 295X2 dual GPU graphics card which was initially launched at £1200 in April 2014. It held a strong position against NVIDIA’s dual GPU solution however its foothold weekend with the launched of GTX 900 series graphics cards. The red team, in order to keep up with the competition, dropped the price of Radeon R9 295X2 to £700 in September. That was already a big price drop however it did not end there.

XFX R9 295X2