This likely harkens back to the launch of what NVIDIA call the world’s first modern GPU: the GeForce 256. The company is essentially doing an “ultimate” countdown to the spiritual successor of this card after almost 21 years – which hints at revolutionary performance upgrade and/or feature upgrade.
— NVIDIA GeForce (@NVIDIAGeForce) August 10, 2020
Summer will end with a bang. We’re very seriously looking forward to Ampere, for plenty of reasons. If the current rumors of performance benchmarks are true, then the end of 2020 will be worth waiting for.