Over the weekend, Microsoft and AMD made a somewhat unexpected announcement on the debut of their new Inside Xbox show: AMD FreeSync 2 support will be coming to the Xbox One S and Xbox One X this spring. With FreeSync-over-HDMI capable displays, the consoles will be able to implement variable refresh rates to reduce input lag and screen tearing, as well as the HDR aspects that are part of the FreeSync 2 spec. Current Alpha Xbox Insiders will be able to test the feature next week when variable refresh rate support will be pushed out to the Alpha preview ring. Slated to arrive this spring for general release, FreeSync 2 support appears to be part of the upcoming Xbox Spring Update. As revealed last spring...

ATI's Radeon 8500 - New drivers expose potential

ATI's latest drivers for the Radeon 8500 not only make the card competitive with the GeForce3 Ti 500 but they also enable support for the best looking anti-aliasing we've...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/14/2001

ATI's Visit to AnandTech: All-in-Wonder Radeon 8500DV Preview & more

ATI recently paid us a visit in order to give us a sneak peak at the upcoming All-in-Wonder Radeon 8500DV. ATI also answered some questions that you, our...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/6/2001

ATI's Radeon 8500: She's got potential

ATI's flagship Radeon 8500 is finally in stores and has been shipping for over a week now. Today we are finally able to bring you a review of...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 10/17/2001

NVIDIA's Fall Product Line: GeForce3 Titanium

Another six months has passed and today we have three new graphics cards from NVIDIA. What does NVIDIA's Titanium line have in store for you? Does ATI...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 10/1/2001

ATI's Radeon 8500 & 7500: A Preview

What we've refered to for so long as Radeon 2 is finally here. While it will still be until September before you see the Radeon 8500 on store...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 8/14/2001

NVIDIA's Detonator 4 Drivers: Free Performance

Want a quick 5 - 30% increase in performance without buying a new video card or overclocking? NVIDIA's Detonator 4 drivers will give you just that and maybe...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 8/13/2001

NVIDIA GeForce3 Roundup - July 2001

Wondering which of NVIDIA's GeForce3 solutions is right for you? Let AnandTech take the guesswork out of buying a GeForce3 video card with this roundup that includes the standard...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/25/2001

ATI SMARTSHADER Technology - Powering the next generation Radeon

Today we get a look at a second key technology to be included in ATI's "next generation chip." Called SMARTSHADER, ATI promises that it will bring a...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/18/2001

TV Tuner Video Card Roundup

In an effort to make the computer the entertainment center of the house, many video card manufacturers are offering products that combine the convenience of TV tuning with the...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/12/2001

MSI StarForce 822 Retail GeForce3 64MB

Today we take a look at the new MSI StarForce 822: the one you are likely to find at a variety of stores around the internet. Does this card...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/27/2001

MSI StarForce 822 GeForce3 64MB

With quite a variety of GeForce3 cards on the market, we thought we would take a look at MSI's solution: the StarForce 822. How does this GeForce3 stack up...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/21/2001

Matrox Millennium G550: Matrox's Next-Generation chip arrives

You've heard the rumors, you've waited months for it and here it is: Matrox's G550. Don't blame us, we didn't start the rumors...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/19/2001

Gainward CARDEXPERT GeForce3 PowerPack !!! 64MB

Gainward seems to be on the ball when it comes to GeForce3 video card production. By producing a quality, feature-filled GeForce3 solution, it is no surprise that we find...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 6/14/2001

ATI TRUFORM Technology - Powering the next generation Radeon

Three months after we got a peak at some of the technology behind NVIDIA's GeForce3, today we get to take a look at one aspect of ATI's answer: TRUFORM...

1 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/29/2001

ATI Radeon LE 32MB DDR

With its mysterious nature and its OEM only availability, the ATI Radeon LE video card has been off limit to cautious consumers. Today we lift the cloud of mystery...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 5/23/2001

NVIDIA GeForce3 Investigation: What NVIDIA didn't tell us

As the GeForce3 is finally hitting store shelves, our resident graphics expert took a deeper look into the GeForce3 architecture to uncover quite a bit about NVIDIA's latest creation.

0 by Kert Chian on 5/15/2001

Reader Interview: ATI's President & COO Dave Orton

Earlier this year we surveyed our Forum Readers and collected a list of questions that you wanted to ask ATI's President & COO Dave Orton.  Well, the responses are...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/26/2001

A Torrid Affair with Graphics: April 2001 3D Market Update

A $399 GeForce3, NVIDIA's Spring Line, the NVIDIA/Kyro II marketing fiasco, ATI's Radeon2, and a farewell to the Matrox G800 all and more in this editorial.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/23/2001

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX 400 64MB

As NVIDIA attempts to regain some market share it is losing to both ATI and Matrox, NVIDIA has decided to split up the popular GeForce2 MX product into two...

4 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/12/2001


We have already told you about the technology behind NVIDIA's new GeForce3, now it's time for the moment we all have been waiting for: benchmarks.

1 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/22/2001

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