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Nvidia suggests 20-series mid-range GPUs will be Turing-based and not just a Pascal refresh
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Nvidia suggests 20-series mid-range GPUs will be Turing-based and not just a Pascal refresh

Nvidia has finally offered tacit confirmation its next-gen, mainstream GPUs will be built upon the Turing architecture. While its high-end RTX 20-series GPUs utilise the Turing architecture to its full extent, RT Cores and all, there have been doubts the mid-range would be anything more than a Pascal refresh to keep costs down, more in line with AMD’s current Polaris and upcoming Navi lineup. read more

Mid-range Nvidia Turing GPUs could be 6 months away because it made too damned many GTX 1060s
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Mid-range Nvidia Turing GPUs could be 6 months away because it made too damned many GTX 1060s

The next-generation of mid-range Nvidia graphics cards won’t launch for at least another three to six months due to an overabundance of old Pascal stock. During Nvidia’s Q3 earnings call, CEO Jen-Hsun Huang told investors that there are currently enough mid-range GPUs sitting idle in the channel to fulfil customer demand for an entire quarter… if not two. And you can be damned sure Nvidia won’t replace Pascal-based cards with fresh mainstream Turing GPUs until that much ageing stock has all been sold off. read more