It must be Monday; after all there is a ton of bad news floating around. Our next installment in the Doom and Gloomy Monday news comes to us from Fudzilla.
They are saying that it looks like nVidia will not have DX11 pats until H1 2010. This is a serious blow to them if true. After all ATi was showing off working DX11 silicone at Computex and all nVidia had to answer back with were some 40nm mobile parts running DX10.1.
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This is indeed bad news for Nvidia which seems to get attacked by AMD on every front these days without having anything to respond back with. Nvidia might be leading on the high-end of the market, but considering how small this part of the graphics card market is, Nvidia must be feeling the heat.
However, Tegra seems to have brought a lot of attention to Nvidia and with ION having been opened up to be matched up with any and all Intel CPUs, Nvidia might yet have a chance to make some good money this year, at least as long as they can bring out some exciting new devices together with its partners.