NVIDIA has set a release date for the , but the wait won’t be the biggest challenge. The $ 329 midsize GPU, the first at this price to feature ray tracing, will be available on February 25 at 12 p.m. ET. However, you won’t be able to buy a Founders Edition this time around, and you’ll have to settle for a third-party video card. While some Reddit users may have grabbed the GPU as it inadvertently appeared on store shelves in early Europe and Asia, the challenge will be finding the RTX 3060 in stock. NVIDIA has faced GPU shortages for months, due to both an increase in cryptocurrency mining and limited demand.
That’s why he , just to have something available. The company is re-releasing older GPUs including the GTX 1050 Ti and RTX 2060 to its partners, but stressed that the two cards were not technically at the end of their life, “so ‘relaunching’ seems be the wrong terminology to use here, ”he said. Of course.
What if you want a more up-to-date GPU? Production is not expected to improve until the end of April. Elsewhere in tech, we have the latest rumors about the iPhone, a new Chevy Bolt, and automakers who aren’t afraid of Apple.
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And maybe improved ultra-wide cameras.
According to Appleinsider, the famous leaker Max Weinbach and AllApplePro shared a wave of next-gen iPhone leaks, focusing on an always-on display. Reportedly, a low battery-draining 120Hz display will mimic your iPhone’s current lock screen, to some extent, and provide a handful of information without any input, much like what you see on some handsets. Android, usually if they have an OLED display. Only the battery and the clock would still be visible, but a “bar and icons” would display your notifications. Other points suggest an iterative update with improved cameras, a more powerful MagSafe connection between your phone and accessories, and maybe a more grippy, matte effect Pro phone. Continue reading.
The glasses and even the controller are upgraded.
DJI hasn’t even announced a cinematic first-person drone, but regardless, Dominion Drones briefly shared a video (reposted by ) of the FPV Combo, which brings together a high-speed drone (rumored to hit a top speed of 93 MPH), first-person scopes (lighter than before), and a controller that, well, doesn’t would not seem out of place connected to a game console.
Dominion did not fly the drone to test its top speed of 93 MPH. However, the clip shows the first-person camera up high along with additional forward and downward facing sensors that are likely meant to help avoid obstacles. The new controller has sculpted handles, while the new racing glasses are apparently lighter than those of their predecessors. It looks like the new drone was designed for racing. Continue reading.
The larger Bolt EUV will be the first Chevrolet to feature “Super Cruise” hands-free steering.
Chevy’s 2022 redesign isn’t just an update to the Bolt EV’s features and capabilities, it includes a new SUV-sized variant dubbed the Bolt EUV. Under the hood, the 2022 Bolt EV and EUV are functionally similar. They use the same 65W, 288-cell lithium-ion battery and the same single 200 HP (150 kW) front electric motor. The differences come from the form factor. The Bolt EUV offers its passengers a longer wheelbase, more headroom and a higher ride height. It is also the first Chevrolet vehicle to offer the company’s Super Cruise Hands-Free Driver Assistance feature, enabling hands-free driving on some 200,000 miles of North American mapped roads. Continue reading.
Whether this point of view is valid or not is another story.
If Apple opts for an electric car, Volkswagen is not worried. According to Reuters, Said VW chief Herbert Diess Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung that his company was “not afraid” of an Apple car. The auto industry is not a tech industry that you can “take over all at once,” the CEO said. He’s probably right, but let’s remember the lessons learned by … Continue reading.