As GeForce NOW enters its second 12 months and quickly approaches 10 million members, we’re setting our sights on contemporary milestones and including new membership choices.
First up is a brand new premium providing, Priority membership, which receives the identical advantages as Founders members. These embrace precedence entry to gaming periods, prolonged session lengths and RTX ON for fantastically ray-traced graphics and DLSS in supported video games.
Monthly memberships can be found at $9.99 a month. A brand new annual membership possibility, at $99.99, gives the most effective worth.
GeForce NOW wouldn’t be what it’s at present with out our Founders members. That’s why we’re including the Founders for Life profit, which continues the particular $4.99 introductory price as lengthy the account is in good standing. (For extra particulars, click on right here.)
Whether it’s a short while, a very long time or a lifetime, we would like our Founders members, who’ve supported GeForce NOW from the beginning, to remain part of the household.
The Next Level
We’re grateful for the suggestions we obtain from all our members. We use it to enhance the service and plan for the longer term. In the final 12 months, that included:
- Supporting day-and-date launches, like Cyberpunk 2077, and high free-to-play video games
- Increasing the sport library, which now consists of greater than 800 video games
- Opening new information facilities, giving us greater than 20 all over the world
- Expanding capability in present information facilities, permitting us to develop the service additional
- Improving high quality of service, with much more optimizations on the way in which.
As GeForce NOW continues to develop, we’re working to enhance streaming high quality and ease of use, and so as to add extra video games.
With the two.0.28 replace, at present rolling out to members and accessible to all in a couple of week, streaming high quality takes the subsequent step.
One of the methods we do that is with a singular adaptive Vsync know-how. The characteristic synchronizes body charges at 60 or 59.94 Hz server-side to match the show client-side, lowering stutter and latency on supported video games. A brand new adaptive de-jitter know-how will allow us to extend bit charges for improved high quality over uneven networks, too.
We’re additionally enthusiastic about making GeForce NOW simpler to make use of, together with updates that get members into the sport even sooner. The first section of those enhancements consists of account linking for key video games on the platform, coming within the subsequent 1-2 months, in addition to updates to sport preloading that ought to reduce load occasions by about half.
Additionally, we’re including capability in our busiest information facilities together with new server areas. Next up is Phoenix, Arizona, with our first Canadian information middle, in Montreal, to observe. We count on each to be operational later this 12 months, serving to scale back wait occasions for Priority and Founders members.
We additionally get tons of questions from our group about bringing GeForce NOW to new areas. We simply launched with a brand new accomplice in Turkey, with Saudia Arabia and Australia on the horizon.
GeForce NOW Alliance companions function regional information facilities and supply GeForce NOW in native currencies and native language assist. That means diminished latency, considerably higher ping occasions and much less ready. Expect extra GeForce NOW Alliance companions increasing into new territories quickly.
Speedrunning Your GFN Thursday
Finally, we’re upgrading GFN Thursday, our ongoing dedication to bringing nice PC video games and service updates to members every week.
In 2020, we onboarded and launched a mean of 10 video games per week. With a brand new specific onboarding pipeline, our objective is to extend that by about half by year-end.
We’ve continued so as to add assist for added digital sport shops. In case you missed it, final week we launched GOG.COM variations of 4 CD PROJEKT RED video games, together with The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Game of the Year Edition.
And because it’s Thursday, we are able to’t depart with out giving our members their weekly dose of recent video games.
In addition to the service updates rolling out with this week’s 2.0.28 launch, we’re streaming 7 new video games on GeForce NOW. Members can search for:
New memberships, improved streaming, extra video games — GeForce NOW 12 months two is simply getting began.