COMPUTEX is back and NVIDIA is headlining the show! Today NVIDIA held its COMPUTEX keynote address that included a flurry of gaming and creator announcements.
NVIDIA debuted two new GPUs including a new flagship gaming GPU in the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti and the new GeForce RTX 3070 Ti. With the addition of blockbusters such as DOOM Eternal, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Rainbow Six Siege there are now over 130 RTX games and applications. And NVIDIA Reflex can now be found in 12 of the top 15 competitive shooters with the addition of Escape for Tarkov, CrossFire HD and more.
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It’s Time for Ti: NVIDIA Introduces Gaming Flagship
Powered by the NVIDIA Ampere architecture, the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti delivers an incredible leap in performance and fidelity with acclaimed features such as ray tracing, NVIDIA DLSS performance-boosting AI, NVIDIA Reflex latency-reduction, NVIDIA Broadcast streaming features and additional memory that allows it to speed through the most popular creator applications as well. It is the new flagship gaming GPU of the RTX lineup. It will be available on June 3rd starting at $1199.
The GeForce RTX 3070 Ti turbocharges the GeForce RTX 3070, our most popular NVIDIA Ampere architecture graphics card. This new Ti GPU boosts performance with more CUDA Cores and our super-speed GDDR6X memory. Altogether, they enable the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti to deliver a 1.5X performance improvement versus the previous-gen GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER and a 2X improvement over the GeForce GTX 1070 Ti. It will be available on June 10th starting at $599.
These new GPUs deliver great performance for the world’s 45 million-plus creative professionals, too. Backed by the NVIDIA Studio platform and powered with 12GB of GDDR6X memory for creative applications, RTX is accelerating the No. 1 photography application (Adobe Photoshop), the No. 1 video editing application (Adobe Premiere Pro), the No. 1 Broadcast application (OBS) and every major 3D renderer. There are now over 70 content creation applications that support RTX-accelerated ray tracing, DLSS or AI features.
Doom Eternal, Rainbow Six Siege, and Red Dead Redemption 2 Among Latest RTX Titles
NVIDIA’s RTX and gaming technologies have a tremendous amount of momentum, with more than 130 games and applications supporting NVIDIA RTX acceleration technologies, including RT Core-accelerated ray tracing, Tensor Core-accelerated NVIDIA Deep Learning Super Sampling (DLSS) and more AI features. NVIDIA Reflex latency-reducing technology is also now supported in 12 of the top 15 competitive shooter-based games.
More are coming. Games showcased during NVIDIA’s COMPUTEX keynote address or at the event that will be adding both ray tracing and DLSS include The Ascent, DOOM Eternal, DYING: 1983, Icarus, LEGO Builder’s Journey and The Persistence. New games that are accelerating performance using DLSS include Red Dead Redemption 2 and Rainbow Six Siege.
NVIDIA Reflex in 12 of the Top 15 Competitive Shooters!
The NVIDIA Reflex Ecosystem continues to expand with the addition of four new games: Escape from Tarkov, CrossFire HD, Naraka: Bladepoint and War Thunder and. Soon, 12 of the top 15 shooters will feature NVIDIA Reflex. EVGA, Lenovo and Viewsonic have also joined the list of partners upgrading new and existing mice and G-SYNC monitors with Reflex Latency Analyzer support.
GeForce RTX 30 Series Laptops For Every Gamer and Creator
At COMPUTEX, we also announced the latest in GeForce RTX 30 Series-based laptops. Alienware and Acer unveiled innovative new gaming laptops. Alienware’s x15 is an ultra-thin GeForce RTX 3080 laptop with a 2560×1440 G-SYNC display, it is the world’s most powerful sub-16mm, 15-inch laptop. Acer’s new 16″ Predator Triton 500 SE, features a GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU and is loaded with third-generation Max-Q technologies for peak operation and performance.
For creators, the 14-inch HP Envy brings the capabilities of RTX to an ultra-portable laptop. Available with a 15-inch display, the Envy 15 can be equipped with up to GeForce RTX 3060 laptop graphics. The new Acer ConceptD series offers a variety of traditional clamshell options, and an Ezel sketch board design, to give creators even more flexibility. The ConceptD line ranges from the ConceptD 3 with either a GeForce RTX 3050 or 3050 Ti Laptop GPU, all the way up to the ConceptD 7 and 7 Pro with GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop GPU and NVIDIA RTX A5000 laptop GPU configurations. And MSI’s Creator Z16, Creator 17, WS66 and WS76 are joining the Studio program, featuring the Creator Z16, an elegant and premium laptop powered by a GeForce RTX 3060 Laptop GPU.
Gamers, students, and creators have embraced GeForce TRX 30 Series en masse, and every major manufacturer has launched new models, giving consumers over 140 GeForce RTX laptops to choose from.
More Gaming Goodness
- NVIDIA also launched a new Fortnite map called Titanium City, a 12 player Gun Game multiplayer free for all. Themed to celebrate the announcement and launch of the new GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics card, Titanium City features the new GPU as the map’s backdrop, with all the action occurring around it. To play, load up Creative Mode in Fortnite and head to Map Code 1866-3511-4211.
- NVIDIA, Valve, and the Linux gaming community are collaborating to bring NVIDIA DLSS to Proton – Linux gamers will be able to use the dedicated AI cores on GeForce RTX GPUs to boost frame rates for their favourite Windows Games running on the Linux operating system. Support for Vulkan titles is coming this month with DirectX support coming in the Fall.
Gaming is transforming entertainment and RTX is changing everything, not just for gamers, but for over 150 million creators, broadcasters and students. With over 130 of the top games and creative apps accelerated, RTX is the new standard.
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