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Posts tagged “drivers”

Nvidia’s new Gamescom driver promises better performance and prettier pixels

Not content with tracing all the rays in Minecraft and lots of other big games like Call of Duty and Watch Dogs Legion this week, Nvidia also released a new GeForce Game Ready driver yesterday that promises up to 23% better performance in some of today's big multiplayer games, plus sharper pixels in retro games (see FTL: Faster Than Light running in 4K up the…

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Check you’ve got the latest GeForce drivers plugging nasty security holes

Hey, you, the one who puts off installing driver updates because who really cares that much? Yes, you. If you've got an Nvidia graphics card, now would be a good time to suck it up and wait those three minutes. Nvidia have warned that their older drivers contain several security flaws which could add up to a real bad time for you. If you have…

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DXR ray tracing comes to Nvidia’s GTX graphics cards in latest Game Ready driver

Today's the day that Microsoft's DirectX ray tracing tech (or DXR for short) arrives on Nvidia's GeForce GTX 10-series and 16-series graphics cards. First announced three weeks ago, Nvidia's latest Game Ready driver, out today, will allow everyone with a 6GB GTX 1060 upwards to take advantage of all the shiny shadow and reflection enhancements in games such as Metro Exodus, Battlefield V and Shadow…

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Nvidia release hotfix driver for GTX 1060 boot loop woes

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 owners have been having a bit of a tough time lately. First they go and download Nvidia's latest GeForce driver (397.31 - WHQL) like good graphics card people in preparation for the latest and greatest nifty games like Frostpunk and Battletech, and then they find their PC's now stuck in an endless boot loop vortex of doom because some bugs crawled…

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Nvidia stop driver support for Fermi GeForce GPUs and 32-bit OS owners

No one likes updating their graphics card drivers. Yes, they improve performance yadda yadda yadda, but I really wish they weren't quite so irritating. Well, they're about to get even more exasperating for certain Nvidia card owners, as the GPU giant has announced that not only are they moving away from supporting 32-bit operating systems, but that their Fermi series of GeForce GPUs (see here…

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The Witcher 3 Has Better Hair Than You

This is why you don't schedule meetings for 5pm on a Friday. I can just picture the team at Nvidia sitting there, itching to get home. “Last item on the agenda. What can we name the new GameWorks hair effects?” A pregnant pause and some furtive looks towards the door. Someone at the back eventually pipes up. "...HairWorks?" A growing murmur of approval and some…

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Nvidia Double GeForce Performance For Linux Drivers

With the announcement of Steam's expansion to the Linux platform, lots of aspects have been highlighted as possibly significant. It could be a strike against Microsoft and their desktop-unfriendly Windows 8. It could be a movement away from closed source systems. It could be a strike against DRM. Or it could be the infestation of GNU/Linux with DRM. But one thing you don't see often…

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