Latest Forum Posts

Latest News Posts
Coming Soon!
Go Back > Hardware > Video Cards and Displays

Video Cards and Displays AMD, NVIDIA graphics card talk, as well as monitor/HDTV discussion.

Thread Tools
Old 01-17-2011, 03:22 AM   #1
Techgage Staff
Tharic-Nar's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: UK
Posts: 1,171
Default Galaxy Offers Wireless GeForce GTX 460 Graphics Card

There are a billion different reasons why having a high-end gaming PC is awesome, but the most common downside is the noise that such a machine can generate. It's one thing to be enjoying the latest and greatest titles in their high-detailed glory, but it's another to have to resort to cranking up the volume because all you can hear is the whirring of your PC.

You can read the rest of our post and discuss here.
Tharic-Nar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2011, 01:59 PM   #2
Tech Monkey
TheCrimsonStar's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Strawberry Plains, TN
Posts: 816


Intel Core i5-2500k @ 3.3GHz
ASUS Sabertooth P67
Corsair XMS 1600 8GB (2 x 4GB)
XFX Radeon HD 6970
Corsair CMPSU-850TX 850W
Corsair H80 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler
Windows 7 Professional (x64)
TheCrimsonStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2011, 04:54 PM   #3
Techgage Staff
Kougar's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Texas
Posts: 2,653

That's freaking crazy!

I'm starting to like the idea already though... hopefully they aren't exaggerating with those range numbers, but I'd take them with a grain of salt at first. I'd also worry about interference... that is a literal ton of data to be pumping out wirelessly!

Just thinking about it... a single link DVI cable is maxed out at a 1920x1200 resolution, dual-link DVI is required to go higher. A single link DVI tops out at about 4Gbit/s. Wireless G by comparison is 54Mbit/s.... I'm going to guess they are compressing the data heavily before transmitting with realtime decoding on the receiver. Which leads to my next questions.... what is the display response lag time introduced by this, and does it even support two-way communication that would be required for HDCP support, etc?
Core i7 4770k 4.2Ghz
Gigabyte Z87X-UD5H
Crucial Ballistix Sport LP 1600MHz 32GB
EVGA GTX 480 HydroCopper FTW
Corsair Neutron GTX 240GB | Windows 7 64-bit
Apogee XT + MCP655 & Thermochill Triple 140mm Radiator
Corsair AX1200 PSU | Cooler Master HAF-X

Last edited by Kougar; 01-24-2011 at 05:02 PM.
Kougar is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Graphics Card Questions softblushcom Video Cards and Displays 8 10-21-2010 08:47 PM
AMD to Soon Drop Graphics Card Prices? Rob Williams Video Cards and Displays 2 07-20-2010 01:48 PM
ATI's Graphics Card Drivers Need Serious Love Rob Williams Video Cards and Displays 9 01-26-2009 09:18 PM
AMD's 790GX Chipset Offers Best Integrated Graphics Available Rob Williams Processors 0 08-07-2008 01:29 AM
Graphics Card or Memory? surGe Video Cards and Displays 5 03-09-2005 12:45 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:55 PM.