New Final Fantasy XV Trailer Released At Jump Festa

New Final Fantasy XV Trailer Released At Jump Festa

Square Enix has released a new trailer for the upcoming  game title Final Fantasy XV during Jump Festa in Chiba, Japan. Final Fantasy XV is the story of a young king sworn to defend the last crystal in the world from the “hectic order” outside of his kingdom.  The new trailer shows off some gameplay, …more


The 2014 Steam Holiday Sale Begins

The Steam Holiday sale has begun! How many of you have been waiting for this holiday sale? The Steam Holiday Sale kicked off last night and ends on January 2nd at 10AM, Pacific Time. There are special deals that change every 12 hours, so you’ll get new featured deals each day. You can also vote …more


NVIDIA SHIELD Christmas Tree Ornament!

NVIDIA sent out a number of custom made NVIDIA SHIELD Christmas tree ornaments to hardware sites this week! The ornament looks pretty damn realistic and we just had to share it with you guys. Is it time to splurge on something nice for yourself this holiday season?  NVIDIA has a holiday bundle for the NVIDIA …more


AnandTech Sold – Purch Now Owns Tom’s Hardware and AnandTech

After a fabulous 17-year run by Anand Shimpi it brings mixed feelings to announce that AnandTech has been sold to Purch for an undisclosed sum. AnandTech is obviously a competitor to Legit Reviews, but the hardware industry is small and we’ve had the pleasure of knowing Anand and his team for the past twelve years. …more

Next Gen GPU Benchmarks From AMD and NVIDIA

Next-Gen GPU Benchmarks Show AMD Radeon R9 390X Leading

Chiphell might not be the most reliable Chinese web-site when it comes to leaking details about unannounced hardware, but they are back in the news today with purported benchmarks from next-generation graphics cards with cards from both AMD and NVIDIA! A leak like this so far in advance is pretty much unheard of, so read …more

Corsair HX1200i Power Supply

Corsair HX1200i Power Supply Coming Soon

The Corsair HXi family of 80 PLUS Platinum-certified power supplies were announced in June at Computex 2014. Corsair launched the new series with three models; HX750i, HX850i and HX1000i. The three power supplies feature a fully modular design, 100% Japanese electrolytic capacitors rated at 105C, Corsair Link support, a 140mm fluid dynamic bearing fan that …more


NVIDIA GeForce 379.09 Beta Drivers Released

NVIDIA GeForce 347.09 beta drivers have been released and are ready to download! These are the NVIDIA Game Ready drivers for Elite: Dangerous and Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes. The new desktop and notebook drivers include performance optimizations, SLI profiles, and other tweaks for players of these two game titles. NVIDIA GeForce 379.09 Beta …more

AMD Catalyst Omega Driver Suite

AMD Catalyst Omega Driver Downloaded 2 Million Times

AMD just sent over word that the AMD Catalyst Driver that was released last week has already been downloaded over two million times. The AMD Catalyst Omega Driver (14.12) brings new features like Virtual Super Resolution (VSR) to render a game at a higher resolution than your monitor supports and then downsample it for your …more

Top Google Searches in 2014

Top Worldwide Google Searches in 2014

Google has released its annual round-up of the year’s top global searches and the results might be shocking to some. What were the most searched topics in 2014? According to Google the most serached term in 2014 was Robin Williams followed up by the World Cup and the spreading Ebola virus that has gotten worldwide attention in recent …more

liteon zeta SSD

Lite-On Zeta SATA SSDs Coming To Consumer Market in 2015

Rumors of a new line of Lite-On Solid-State Drives (SSDs) have been floating around the web in recent weeks and thanks to a leak from China it appears the new Lite-On Zeta SSD Series has become public knowledge. Plextor have been in the OEM market for SSDs for some time, but Zeta will be the …more

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Havok Celebrates 15 Years of Game Physics

Did you that Havok is turning 15 years old this year? If you have played game titles like Half-Life 2, BioShock, The Last of Us, Uncharted, Call of Duty series, Battlefield, Dark Souls, Halo, or Far Cry chances are you have benefited from Havok and their 3D interactive game development technology. Havok has been used in …more


Gunnar Sues Upstart Gaming Glasses Company NoScope

Gunnar Optiks have brought a legal claim against NoScope Glasses claiming that NoScope has infringed on Gunnar’s patents.  These patents included technology centered around tented lenses and curved frames.  On the surface, this doesn’t seem to be enough for a huge legal dust up, but just below the surface, this could be a reaction from …more

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AMD Next Generation Graphics Codenamed Caribbean Islands

Long time friend and fellow PC hardware lover Fuad over at Fudzilla believes that AMD Next-Gen Graphics will be called Caribbean Islands. His sources say the new GPUs will be ready to launch in the summer of 2015 if all goes as planned. We expect to learn more about AMD’s roadmap during their February 2015 …more

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Intel Pulls RSTe Drivers For Haswell-E X99 Platform Due To Issues

Intel has reportedly removed it’s latest Rapid Storage Technology drivers (RSTe Version that allowed Intel X99 motherboards to support up to ten SATA III 6Gbps drives at a time. That leaves Intel X99 owners only the ability to download and use Intel RST 13.1 ( V13.1.0.1058) client storage drivers that support up to 6 ports …more