Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > General Discussions > Tech Talk
Reload this Page >

When are the new ATI and Nvidia Cards Due?

Tech Talk Discuss PC Hardware, Software, Internet and Other Technology

When are the new ATI and Nvidia Cards Due?

Old 07-02-02, 10:24 AM
  #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 312
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
When are the new ATI and Nvidia Cards Due?

I have a GeForce 3, but after seeing the write up on Sharkeys (I think it was sharkys) about UT2002, I think I will need a new card. I would like to skip over the Geforce 4...

Has anyone heard when the new cards from ATI or Nvidia are due out? I think I heard late 2002 for Nvidia, but I have not heard anything on the ATI card. (Ohter than that was what was used to play the Doom3 demo at E3!!!!)
Old 07-02-02, 02:05 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Feb 1999
Location: HB, CA
Posts: 2,600
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
I forget which, but either the inquirer or the register had a bit recently about this. Basically, the rumors are that ATi is very close to releasing their DirectX 9 R300 based boards. Apparently, they'll be calling it the Radeon 9700 and we may see them as early as later this month.

nVidia is apparently much further behind on their DirectX9 NV30 part as they were rumored to have taped out only relatively recently. Their expected target delivery date would be early Q4.
Old 07-03-02, 06:28 AM
  #3  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 312
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Originally posted by belboz
I forget which, but either the inquirer or the register had a bit recently about this.
What are the url's on these web sites?

Thanks
Old 07-03-02, 01:57 PM
  #4  
BT
DVD Talk Special Edition
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Sunny San Diego
Posts: 1,293
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
The Register : www.theregister.co.uk

The Inquirer: www.theinquirer.net

Last edited by BT; 07-03-02 at 01:59 PM.
Old 07-03-02, 02:16 PM
  #5  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Florida
Posts: 5,456
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
new cards come out like clockwork..... Febuary and June, cause resellers buy PCs every April and August

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.