How To Install AMD Ryzen Threadripper Processors On X399 Boards

MSI has posted a YouTube video that shows how to install one of upcoming AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors. The AMD Ryzen Threadripper processor resides in AMD’s new TR4 socket on AMD X399 boards and it is unlike anything seen in the consumer space before. Rather than having the usual single- or dual-lever system, the TR4 socket …more

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AMD Radeon VEGA 64 Limited Edition Comes With Holocube or Not

It looks like Linus got some special treatment today and got permission from AMD to do the first public unboxing of AMD Ryzen Threadripper and the AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 Limited Edition graphics card. The unboxings happened at LTX2017 and it is the first time that we’ve seen some of accessories that is coming …more

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper Delidded

AMD Ryzen Threadripper Processor Gets Delidded

We were traveling yesterday, but noticed that Overclocker der8auer delidded one of AMD’s new Ryzen Threadripper processors. It looks like he was traveling when he was delidding a Threadripper processor and needed to use a a bunch of razor blades and a couple soldering guns to get the massive lid off. Once the lid was removed der8auer …more

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Possible Intel Core i7-8700K and Core i7-8700 Specifications Leaked

It looks like someone over at the Anandtech forums might have leaked Intel Core i7-8700K, Core i7-8700, Core i5-8600K and Core i5-8600 Coffee Lake processor specifications tonight! The posts made look more detailed than anything leaked before and the specifications look pretty good. All will be 6-core processors with 6- or 12-threads depending on the model. …more

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AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 Video Card Pictured

Images of what is said to be the AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 video card have leaked out over at VideoCard. The site says that this is the lowest priced VEGA model and is based on RX 500 reference design. The Radeon RX Vega 64 reference card has two 8-pin power connectors, three DisplayPorts and one …more

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Nintendo Switch Eshop Gains Four New Titles in Time for the Weekend

Nintendo Switch Eshop Gains Four New Titles in Time for the Weekend

If you are on the hunt for something new to play on your Nintendo Switch game console, four new games have landed on the Eshop. The biggest title to land today is Overcooked: Special Edition. This co-op cooking game has been around for a while and the Special Edition of the game brings with it …more

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Doomfist Now Playable in Overwatch

Doomfist Now Playable in Overwatch

The long awaited update that brings with it the new playable character for Overwatch gamers has launched. The big item in the update is the new playable character Doomfist, an offense character. Doomfist is available on all platforms that are supported by the game including PC, Xbox One, and PS4. Prior to this launch, the …more

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Gigabyte Announces X399 Motherboard Pre-Orders

Today, Gigabyte launched a portal with the most up-to-date information on their X399 AORUS Motherboard products that support AMD’s newest flagship Ryzen Threadripper processor. Gigabyte’s site features popular system integrators and online retailers iBuyPower, Cybertron PC, and Maingear where links take you to landing sites that are Ryzen and X399 centric. The highly anticipated Gigabyte …more

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Foxconn to invest $10 billion in Wisconsin Factory

Foxconn to invest $10 billion in Wisconsin Factory

Foxconn is a major manufacturer of electronics for a wide variety of technology firms that sell products in the US. Perhaps the biggest customer that Foxconn builds electronics for is Apple, Foxconn makes the iPhone. Foxconn Technology Group has pledged to invest $10 billion in a new display panel factory that will be constructed in …more

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HTC Vive Standalone VR Headset Unveiled for China

HTC Vive Standalone VR Headset Unveiled for China

HTC has announced a new VR headset that is a standalone unit needing no smartphone or PC and is aimed directly at the Chinese market. The new product appears to be called the Vive Standalone VR and is powered by the VIVEPORT content platform. It was announced at the ChinaJoy 2017 show. “China is the …more

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AMD Radeon RX Vega Blind Gaming Test Done By HardOCP

Kyle Bennett over at HardOCP has posted up an image of the upcoming AMD Radeon RX Vega graphics card! It appears that he is working on an “RX Vega FreeSync vs. GTX 1080 Ti G-Sync Blind Gaming test video” “Just a little tease here as to what is coming this week. RX Vega FreeSync vs. GTX …more

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Kaspersky Free Antivirus Software Now Available for PC Users

Kaspersky Free Antivirus Software Now Available for PC Users

PC users who have been around the block know that having a machine on the internet without antivirus is a bad thing. Unprotected PCs have a short lifespan if you are using them to browse the web. For a long time if you wanted antivirus protection you had to shell out money, but for many …more

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Xbox Games with Gold Titles Announced for August 2017

Gamers who like to download the free games that Microsoft offers up each month will be glad to hear that the titles for August 2017 have been announced on Xbox.com. For next month gamers will have four new titles available for download with a pair of them being Xbox One titles and the other pair …more

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ASUS ROG Zenith Extreme X399 Motherboard Pictures

If you are going to be looking for an AMD socket TR4 motherboard for AMD Ryzen Threadripper processors next month you’ll want to keep the ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Zenith Extreme X399 on the short list. This board appears to be the flagship model for ASUS ROG series and is ready for Threadrippers 16 …more

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