VR enthusiasts thinking of upgrading to the new range of virtual reality headsets that will be equipped with the new VirtualLink VR Port, will be pleased to know that the latest NVIDIA Quadro RTX graphics cards unveiled this week aimed at real-time ray tracing all include a VirtualLink VR Port.
The new NVIDIA Quadro RTX 8000, 6000 and 5000 graphics cards also the very first1st to be equipped with NVIDIA’s Turing technology. “Turing is NVIDIA’s most important innovation in computer graphics in more than a decade,” said Jensen Huang, founder and CEO of NVIDIA, speaking at the SIGGRAPH 2018 conference. “Hybrid rendering will change the industry, opening up amazing possibilities that enhance our lives with more beautiful designs, richer entertainment and more interactive experiences. The arrival of real-time ray tracing is the Holy Grail of our industry.”
For more information on the NVIDIA Quadro RTX graphics card and its new Turing technology jump over to our previous article located here. The latest technology can provide a 25x gain over previous Pascal-based GPUs, according to NVIDIA. The new graphics cards will start rolling out during the fourth quarter of 2018 and will be priced at $10,000, $6,300, and $2,300 for the RTX 8000, 6000, and 5000 respectively.