NVIDIA announces a new
tier which promises RTX 4080-class performance over the cloud. Word
is: "With GeForce RTX 4080 performance, Ultimate members will be the first to
experience true PC gaming — streaming at up to 240 frames per second from the
cloud with full ray tracing and DLSS 3, in hit games like Portal With RTX. With
the addition of NVIDIA Reflex, GeForce NOW achieves click-to-pixel latency below
40 milliseconds — another first in cloud gaming." In more GeForce NOW news,
NVIDIA also announces
it's bringing the cloud streaming service to
automobiles using NVIDIA Drive to power their infotainment systems. Word is this
will bring AAA gaming as a diversion while waiting for EVs to charge. Here's
along with more:
NVIDIA today announced that the high-performance GeForce
NOW™ cloud gaming service will be coming to cars. Hyundai Motor Group, one of
the world’s largest automakers with the Hyundai, Kia and Genesis brands; BYD,
the world’s leading manufacturer of new energy vehicles (NEVs); and Swedish
premium electric vehicle and lifestyle brand Polestar are the first working with
NVIDIA to deliver GeForce NOW in their vehicles.
Today’s announcement expands NVIDIA’s vehicle infotainment offerings, which
include a suite of products and services that improve the cockpit experience.
Coupling NVIDIA’s heritage in gaming and infotainment, GeForce NOW can stream a
real-time, full PC-gaming experience beyond desktops, laptops and mobile
devices, now to software-defined cars.
The new GeForce NOW offering can enhance time spent charging or riding in
vehicles, as it enables front-seat occupants to stream games while parked, and
passengers to game in the back seat if screens are available.
“Accelerated computing, AI and connectivity are delivering new levels of
automation, safety, convenience and enjoyment to the car,” said Ali Kani, vice
president of automotive at NVIDIA. “The ability to stream popular titles from
gamers’ libraries along with dozens of free-to-play games will bring the
in-vehicle infotainment experience to new