Earlier this year, AMD outlined the companies HSA (Heterogeneous Systems Architecture) plans through 2014 and talked about how AMD was fully backing the architecture. Today at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS) it was announced that the Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) Foundation was created. The goal of the HSA foundation is to provide a hardware specification that will be uniform and can utilize the same program coding.
This year’s E3 Expo turned out to be surprisingly good for new hardware announcements and manufacturer partnerships. At the Razer booth, we saw an example of both – the new Taipan ambidextrous gaming mouse, new Battlefield 3 Edition BlackShark gaming headset, and MechWarrior Online tie-in Project Artemis controller. Read on to get a taste of what Razer has in store for gamers this summer.
Many of our readers have been giving very positive feedback on our coverage of this years Electronic Entertainment Expo and today we conclude it with booth babes! To keep up with the demand of our readers, we would not be giving proper coverage without showing what many would consider the best part, the booth babes! We’ve compiled more than 60 pictures of the hottest booth models to grace the Los Angeles Convention Center this week and they are all in this article!
SteelSeries was at the E3 Expo this week showing off a number of new gaming peripherals that should appeal to our audience. The big push for E3 are peripherals for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Inside the SteelSeries booth we were shown a co-branded SteelSeries Siberia v2 Headset, SteelSeries Kana Gaming Mouse and SteelSeries QcK mousepad. We also got to see the SteelSeries Sensei & Kana Dota 2 and World of Warcraft Wireless gaming mice.
MSI is rolling out the GT60, GT70, GE60, GX60 and GE70, its latest generation of gaming notebook computers, at Computex 2012. We happened to bump into the MSI GX60 notebook at E3 this week and got a change to look at this gaming notebook in person. Read on to see what you can expect from an AMD Trinity APU powered gaming notebook!
Having the ability to play your favorite video games instantly over the internet with out the need of high-end hardware or discs is possible with cloud gaming. NVIDIA recently entered this market with the GeForce Cloud Grid and is showing it off at E3 on smart TVs from Samsung. Read on to learn more about cloud-based gaming and to see the demos that we were shown on the show floor.
It’s that time again for wall-to-wall news coverage of gaming news coming out of the Electronic Entertainment Expo, better known as E3. Legit Reviews is once again on the ground bringing you coverage from Los Angeles. Will it be the same boring convention as in the past few years? Something tells us that we are in for some treats this year. Read on for a preview of what is at this years show as we expect innovation to be unveiled!
The Corsair Vengeance 2000 is a circumaural wireless gaming headset. It features memory foam filled ear pads, as well as a fully adjustable microphone. The Vengeance 2000 also features 7.1 virtual surround sound. Read on to see if we were able to get realistic multi-channel gaming audio and have that play-for-hours comfort that wired Corsair audio products do so well at.
We wanted to build an Intel Ivy Bridge powered Small Form Factor (SFF) PC that is water cooled and be able to run an NVIDIA GeForce Kepler video card, so we did it! We thought that you might be interested in what our dream mini-ITX system would be and wrote up a guide that shows you what hardware we used and how we put it together. We also include some benchmark along with power consumption and temperature testing results of the complete project!
ROCCAT’s website says “A Desert Eagle isn’t worth its fancy name, if you don’t know where to aim.” Their Kave 5.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset is designed to give gamers the ability to naturally locate their enemies while gaming. Find out how this gaming headset performs in our review as we put it to the test to see what it is all about!
Considering buying a Powerline adapter to connect that Xbox or PlayStation to your high speed internet without drilling holes and running cable in your wall? Maybe you are just tired of the lag your wireless connection gives you when you are trying to stream movies to your television. We take a look at some of the most popular brands of “Gigabit” Powerline Ethernet Adapters from Belkin, D-Link, Netgear, and TRENDnet. Read on to see which one comes out on top.
The Corsair Vengeance 1300 Gaming Headset is designed to pair with your high-end sound card using dual 3.5mm headphone and microphone connectors and accurately reproduces the 3D positional audio generated by X-Fi CMSS-3D and other sound card-based positional audio systems. With custom-engineered 50mm drivers this headset should sound good, but read on to see what we think after using them for a couple weeks.
If you are a hardcore MMO player, one of the most overlooked peripherals is your keyboard and mouse. These are the link between you and taking down Deathwing so Corsair came up with a mechanical keyboard and mouse duo to make that linkage as strong as possible. Do they improve your game play or just get in the way, read on to find out.
We were about to give up on an affordable triple monitor stand that had articulating arms for a sweet AMD Eyefinity or NVIDIA Surround gaming setup when we ran across the MonMount LCD-1930 Triple LCD Monitor Stand Desk Mount that costs just $48.88 plus shipping! Compared to the other three monitor stands on the market this one looks like a bargain! Read on to see what we think of this space saving mount!
Scosche Industries recently introduced the reVOLT c2 – dual USB car charger. The reVOLT c2 is the first and only shotgun shell sized car charger to fit two 2.1 Amp USB ports into such a compact form factor and pack enough juice to refuel two power hungry tablets simultaneously. Read on to find out more about it and to see if it sits flush in our cars 12V accessory charger!