Nvidia Leaves The Discrete Path

"Nvidia will now focus on integrated graphics chipset solutions"

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Nvidia Leaves The Discrete Path
 
Nvidia PR manager Bryan Del Rizzo has given word that the recently released 790i could be Nvidia's last discrete chipset, at least for a while anyways.  Integrated graphics chipsets utilizing the mGPU and HybridPower operation will now become the norm for them, starting with the nForce 700-series for the AMD platform.  This is not to say there will be no more high-end chipsets coming from Nvidia.
 
"For example, the nForce 780a is a high-end motherboard with an integrated [graphics] core," Del Rizzo said.
 
Integrated graphics chipsets have always been looked down upon by enthusiasts, seen as wasteful and unnecessary, so you have to wonder how wise this decision was.  Will this move cause enthusiasts to steer clear from Nvidia motherboards in the future?
 
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24-03-2008, 15:36:59

Pat123
Enjoy

[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/241935048474/dscf0426_copy.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/241935048474/dscf0427_copy.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/241935048474/dscf0429_copy.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/241936432503/dscf0433_copy.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/241936432503/dscf0425_copy.jpg[/IMG]

For this bottom one its abit boring.. and it started to snow so i had to move my cam onto the inside of the window and it shows abit.. oh well.

One of them is my back ground

24-03-2008, 15:39:11

DavidT
Sweet, the second and third look nifty :D

24-03-2008, 16:10:25

Hyper
What camera are you using for these matey?

They look very nice!

24-03-2008, 16:19:18

ionicle
looks good :)

24-03-2008, 16:29:08

Pseudonym
Loving the third one.

My camera probably hasn't seen default exposure in a while.

I mainly use it to take fire pics which look much better with longer times.

<[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/242028161684/pic_3.jpg[/IMG]

24-03-2008, 18:03:02

Pat123
thanks guys, im using my fuji finepix s6500fd, was only like. £180.. ive had it while now.

Il going to get some more when i come back up stairs with different levels of light.

24-03-2008, 19:26:18

Pat123
[IMG]http://upload.overclock3d.net/dwn/242326333601/dscf0438_copy.jpg[/IMG]
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