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VGLeaks - Orbis GPU Detailed - compute, queues and pipelines

A lot of rumors are flooding internet about GPU enhancements in PS4. We will try to give more info about this AMD’s custom graphic card inside PS4.

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Snookies121311d ago (Edited 1311d ago )

Are people still calling it the Orbis? It's the PS4, that's official now... (As if there was any doubt anyway lol.)

TheGamerDood1311d ago (Edited 1311d ago )

And before the mods say anything, VGLeaks was dead on with their rumors on PS4 so please allow this to go through.

Arai1311d ago

Yeah I got that flag also, but they were spot on with their leaks, more so than other websites.

Regarding the link you just posted I submitted a rumor earlier on N4G.

NewMonday1311d ago

popped a vein trying to understand it

tried Google translate but still no luck

TheGamerDood1311d ago (Edited 1311d ago )

Links weren't save in my post from last edit? o.O

first mentioned on beyond forums now backed by VGL.
http://www.neogaf.com/forum...

discussion/breakdown of VGL article where they'll translate the nerdy tech speak for the rest of us.
http://www.neogaf.com/forum...

NewMonday1311d ago

apparently the GPU is designed to be very quick with switching tasks, and to take the most advantage of that lots fast RAM is needed, this is where the 8g of DDR5 comes in.

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Qrphe1311d ago (Edited 1311d ago )

So another confirmation that it's based on the HD 7000 series. Ironically, the RSX was based on the GeForce 7000 series as well back in 2005.

forum671311d ago

So its closer to AMD 7850. No wonder they aren't introducing 8 series this year.

Arai1311d ago

It's more powerful than a 7850 actually, but yeah if we were to compare the GPU between a 7870/7850 it would be closer to a 7850.