First Image of Nvidia's GeForce GTX 690 Transpires

Nvidia Begins Countdown Till GeForce GTX 690 Launch

by Anton Shilov
04/23/2012 | 11:06 PM

The first image of what is believed to be the GeForce GTX 690 graphics card, a new dual-chip graphics flagship graphics card  from Nvidia Corp., has emerged on the web. Meanwhile, the multimedia chip designed has started a countdown on its web-site that counts days and hours until the launch of the new graphics solution.


The new GeForce GTX 690 graphics board resembles the model GTX 590 and its design is probably generally similar. The solution has one fan, which should be enough to cool-down two GeForce GTX 680 (GK104) graphics processing unit. The new graphics board is projected to be the world's highest-performing graphics board at least until Advanced Micro Devices unveils its highly-anticipated dual-chip Radeon HD 7990.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 690. Image by

Nvidia plans to release its GeForce GTX 690 graphics card on April 28, 2012. The official announcement will be made at GeForce LAN/Nvidia gaming festival (NGF) 2012 in Shanghai, China.