Items tagged with Dawn

Back in November, 2002, Nvidia announced a line of GPUs it dubbed the GeForce FX. These cards were the first to integrate assets Nvidia had purchased from 3dfx (hence the name). NV claimed that these new cards would usher in the dawn of cinematic computing and the company released the eponymous "Dawn" demo to prove it. Now, ten years later, Nvidia has revisited the classic character and updated her for DirectX 11. Here's the technical specs for the two scenes, but we thought it would be more interesting to compare visuals directly, especially since A New Dawn requires a Kepler GPU. Click to enlarge... Read more...