ASUS ROG XG Station 2 Increases Notebook Graphics Performance

In recent years there has been an increase in the number of companies manufacturing gaming laptops that will run our favorite (and graphic demanding) titles. The downside of these gaming laptops is their inability to upgrade. This poses a problem for those of us who drop the money on a good gaming laptop but are …more

MSI Optix G27C 27" Curved Gaming Monintor

MSI Enters Gaming Monitor Market With Optix G27C w/ Curved Samsung Panel

It looks like MSI wants to take a shot at the gaming monitor market and has quietly released their first gaming monitor on Newegg last month! It appears that no one noticed until this week as it finally got noticed by the tech sites. The MSI Optix G27C is a 27″ LED-Backlight curved display that …more


NVIDIA is Giving Out Three Free VR Games With HTC Vive Purchase

Virtual reality headsets offer gamers a new way to experience gaming. Now, when you buy an HTC Vive, and a NVIDIA GeForce GTX (1080, 1070, or 1060), or a system/laptop from a participating retailer you will receive a VR bundle consisting of Raw Data, Serious Sam VR: The Las Hope, and Sports Bar VR. Just …more

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AMD Shows Intel Can’t Keep Up With Ryzen on Games

At the New Horizon livestream this afternoon, AMD went after Intel in a number of live gaming scenarios to show off their new Ryzen processor. Our good friend James Prior kicked off the head to head gaming comparison where two systems were running Battlefield 1 at 4K resolution with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X Pascal …more

AMD Ryzen Processor

AMD Ryzen 8-Core Processors Running Over 3.4 GHz with 20 MB Cache Coming Q1 2017

Legit Reviews first started talking about Ryzen nearly two weeks ago and it turns out that we were onto something. The new name for AMD Summit Ridge Zen processors is indeed Ryzen! We thought it was going to be pronounced “risen”, but it is really pronounced “Ry-Zen”. AMD’s Ryzen processor series will be released sometime in Q1 …more


AMD Ryzen CPUs Over 3.4 GHz Coming To Save The Day

It appears that pretty much all the details for AMD’s upcoming Ryzen CPUs have been leaked by the folks over at VideoCardz. Legit Reviews first started talking about Ryzen nearly two weeks ago and it turns out that we were onto something. The new name for AMD Summit Ridge Zen processors is indeed Ryzen! We thought it …more

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AMD Radeon Instinct Accelerators Set To Change Machine and Deep Learning Applications

  Earlier this morning AMD unveiled its new long term strategy to be the market leader in machine learning. To get where they want to be AMD is going to be announced a new brand of accelerators called Radeon Instinct to ensure AMD will be the leader in deep learning inference and training. Basically, if …more


Samsung to Release Software Update That Will Disable Use on their Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

In an attempt to encourage more returns, Samsung will soon be rolling out a new software update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The recall for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 began several months ago as a response to several reports of smartphones overheating as well as the cell phone suddenly bursting into flames. According …more


AMD Radeon RX 460 BIOS Update Unlocks 1024 Stream Processors

When the AMD Radeon RX 460 video card came out back in August 2016 with the Polaris 11 GPU it had 14 Compute Units and 896 Stream Processors since each CU contained 64 shaders. Late last week der8auer from Overclocking.Guide published a detailed guide on how to flash the BIOS on one of these cards …more


Bluetooth 5 Coming to an Internet Thing Near You

After teasing the collective tech community back in the summer, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) recently announced that the Bluetooth 5 standards have been adopted. Much has changed in the 10 years since Bluetooth was first introduced when the Group promised users a secure wireless technology with faster speeds and longer ranges than had …more

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TechPowerUp GPU-Z v1.15.0 Graphics Card Utility Released

You can now download a new build of GPU-Z, GPU-Z v1.15.0! GPU-Z is a lightweight utility designed to provide you with all information about your graphics card and GPU. The newest version has some memory clock reading issues fixed on AMD Fiji cards with the latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive edition graphics card drivers. It also …more

Corsair RM1000i Limited Edition PSU

Corsair RM1000i Special Edition White PSUs Hit eBay At Crazy Prices

Corsair only made 100 of the RMi Series RM1000i Special Edition White Fully Modular Power Supply and sold them for the same price as a regular RM1000i PSU. Those special individually numbered units are painted white with white individually sleeved cables and the unit is topped off with a white LED fluid dynamic bearing fan. Despite selling …more

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Qualcomm’s Next Generation Snapdragon Processors Will Support Windows 10 Computing Devices

On December 8, 2016, at WinHEC (Microsoft’s Windows Hardware Engineering Community), we received some big news in the world of mobile computing. Qalcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that they have been working alongside Microsoft to enable the use of Windows 10 on decives that use the Qualcomm Snapdragon processors. In a press release, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.’s …more

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Virtual Reality Will Soon Allow User To Experience LSD Like Effects

Whenever a new piece of technology is released or in the works we tend to try and push the limits in terms of what the technology may offer. In the 1960s people would experiment with mind altering drugs (LSD) and get thrown into a psychadelic world narrated by the voice of Syd Barrett. Soon enough …more