NVidia revealed their new Graphics cards, just ahead of Gamescom 2018.
The Nvidia keynote, which took place a day before Gamescon 2018, started off showing the history of the Nvidia graphics cards from the beginning to current day technology. Before Jensen Huang (founder and CEO of Nvidia) came out on stage, where he discussed how photorealism is the holy grail in computer generated graphics, and how Moore’s law, (that for each year technology improves at an exponential rate).
Before leading to unveiling a new technology, RTX and Turing chips, a software and hardware combo meant to dynamically create ray tracing based on physical objects in a scene on the fly.
Using Rasterization (rendering 3D objects on a 2D plane), Ray Tracing (a method of calculating how light interacts in a 3D space/scene), Compute cores (The ability for GPUs or CPU