NVIDIA has announced that its service GeForce NOW RTX 4080 It is already available in USA and southern Europe. This has been thanks to the start-up of the company’s new servers located in Paris to offer this service. Additionally, the company took advantage of the announcement to speak about its recent collaboration agreement with Microsoft.
According to the company, the new servers activated in Paris now allow users of the platform to access a graphics card. NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4080. This subscription service, known as Ultimate, allows you to play up to 8 hours uninterrupted at great visual quality. The GeForce RTX 4080 will allow you to enjoy Ray Tracing, as well as being able to play by streaming at up to 4K resolution with a frame rate of up to 120FPS. This service is priced at €19.99 per month or 99.99 euros every 6 months (16.67 euros per month).
“NVIDIA has announced that GeForce NOW in its Ultimate version, with the performance of a GeForce RTX 4080 graphics card from the cloud, is now fully available to users residing in USA. This week, the servers in Paris have been updated, that supply our country by default, and that will ensure the best performance for all members with an Ultimate account.”
NVIDIA also pronounces itself on the collaboration agreement with Microsoft
Taking advantage of this announcement, NVIDIA wanted to talk about the collaboration agreement signed with Microsoft. In essence, this agreement guarantees that all Xbox games available on PC will be accessible from the cloud from GeForce NOW. Specifically, they talk about more than 1,500 titles, indicating great titles such as Halo, Minecraft and Elder Scrolls, “More Call of Duty and Overwatch after Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision“.
Like Nintendo, these agreements are tied to the fact that Microsoft finalizes acquisition of Activision Blizzard. With these agreements, Microsoft avoids being accused of any type of monopoly. In this way, Microsoft has committed to NVIDIA and Nintendo to offer full parity of functions and content in games, and even offer the same release date for all platforms. This agreement is valid for 10 years duration.
“The process of integrating Xbox PC games into GeForce NOW has already begun, starting with Xbox Game Studios titles for PC available on digital stores such as Steam and the Epic Games Store. With this agreement, for the first time it will be possible to play from the cloud on GeForce NOW to games available on the Windows Store.”
In addition to the GeForce NOW RTX 4080 announcement, the game catalog was expanded
Taking advantage of all these announcements, NVIDIA also announced the new games that have been added this week to GeForce NOW. Among them are long-awaited titles like Atomic Heart either Sons of the Forest. These can now be played from any low-powered computer, or a Smart TV, thanks to the power of the cloud.
- Atomic Heart (New Steam)
- Blood Bowl 3 (New on Steam and Epic Games Store)
- Chef Life: A Restaurant Simulator (New on Steam)
- Sons of the Forest (New on Steam)
- Ember Knights (Steam)
- Poster Tycoon (Epic Games Store)