AMD Ryzen Windows 10 Custom Power Plan

AMD Ryzen Balanced Power Plan Benchmarked

AMD Ryzen Windows Power Plan Disables Core Parking Earlier this morning we were surprised with an e-mail from AMD offering a preview of a new Ryzen Balanced power plan for Windows that is said to improve performance on Ryzen processors. We pushed some of the things we were working on today off the agenda and started …more

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Ashes of the Singularity

AMD Ryzen Performance Update Released For Ashes of the Singularity

When the AMD Ryzen 7 platform was released many of the reviews were critical of the 1080P gaming performance on the Ryzen 7 processor series. AMD promised that we would see a series of game and engine updates for the new Ryzen architecture fairly quickly and the first game title to become optimized for Ryzen …more

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti and GeForce GTX 1080

CPU Bottleneck? GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Tested on AMD Ryzen versus Intel Kaby Lake

CPU Bottleneck Exposed By GeForce GTX 1080 Ti? Last week, NVIDIA released the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Founders Edition graphics card. This is the fastest desktop consumer graphics card in the world and we were torn on how we wanted to test it. We are in the middle of updating out GPU test bench and …more

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Ghost Recon Wildlands Ultra Image Quality

A Look at NVIDIA Turf Effects in Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands

NVIDIA Turf Effects Finally Arrive in Ghost Recon: Wildlands On March 7, 2017 Ubisoft released the latest Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon game title, Ghost Recon Wildlands ($59.99 for PC). The game was developed by Ubisoft Paris and while it is the tenth installment in the Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon series, it is the first to be set …more

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Video Card

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB Video Card Brings The Muscle

Just moments ago at GDC 2017, NVIDIA announced the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti after months of anticipation. The GeForce GTX 1080 features the GP102 ‘Pascal’ GPU with 3,584 CUDA Cores and it topped of with 11 GB of GDDR5X memory running at 11Gbps on a 352-bit wide memory interface. For comparison sake, the NVIDIA Titan …more

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EVGA ICX GPU Technology

EVGA iCX Technology Examined On The GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2

EVGA found themselves highly motivated by last years thermal issues that they encountered on many GeForce GTX 1070 and 1080 models. The enthusiast community was alleging that many EVGA branded GeForce GTX 1070 and GTX 1080 cards were exploding due to improper VRM cooling. Catastrophic failures on luxury high-end graphics cards ids something that is …more

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GeForce Now

NVIDIA GeForce Now And Mass Effect Andromeda Demo at CES 2017

Of the over 2 billion PC users in the world, there are around 1 billion users who are too intimidated to open up a their PCs to make any sort of modification or upgrades on their hardware to build up a gaming PC. NVIDIA is aware of this and has responded by announcing the “GeForce …more

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NVIDIA GeForce Experience 3.0 Overview – How To Optimize, Record and Stream Your Games

What Is The NVIDIA GeForce Experience 3.0 Those of us who are new to PC gaming may have a little bit of difficulty when it comes down to deciding what settings to set our games to. NVIDIA has introduced a program that will help us with just that and the addition of a few other features: …more

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MSI releases BIOS update for 1070 Gaming Series Cards w/Micron VRAM issue

MSI releases BIOS update for 1070 Gaming Series Cards w/Micron VRAM issue

Those of you with an MSI GeForce GTX 1070 Series Card with Micron VRAM are in luck, as MSI quietly released a BIOS update for their cards last night that addresses the low-voltage issue that was afflicting cards that had Micron VRAM. The issue would lead to odd issues like artifacts and instability when pushing memory …more

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Cards

GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Video Card Roundup – EVGA, MSI and ZOTAC

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Roundup The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has proven itself to be a winner at the $139 price point when we took an in-depth look at the MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4G OC during last months launch. Getting the best gaming GPU for the money is important as it …more

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MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4G OC

Overclocking: MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4G OC Pushed To The Max

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Overclocking When the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti came out earlier this week we didn’t have enough time to properly overclock it, but we were impressed by the performance that the stock card had for $140 price point. The MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4G OC graphics card ($139.99) showed that it …more

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MSI GTX 1050 Ti OC Edition

MSI GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB and GeForce GTX 1050 2GB Video Card Review

GeForce GTX 1050 – Pascal For Every Gamer The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GeForce GTX 1050 both go on sale today, October 25th. The GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB graphics cards will be priced from $139.99 and the GeForce GTX 1050 2GB will be priced starting at $109.99. The GeForce GTX 1050 and GeForce …more

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Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1 DX12 Benchmarks – Three Resolutions Tested on Dozen Video Cards

Battlefield 1 PC Performance Benchmarks Battlefield 1 was without a doubt one of the most anticipated games of 2016 and it appears that EA and DICE have delivered a DirectX 12 winner. The World War I-themed game is a team-based first-person shooter that is fun to play if you have the right hardware in your …more

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Gears of War 4 Screenshot

Gears of War 4 PC Performance Benchmarks

Gears of War 4 PC Performance Benchmarks Now that Gears of War 4 has been released and both AMD and NVIDIA have released game ready drivers for this title we can run some video card benchmarks! AMD and NVIDIA both had their driver teams working up until the very last minute to ensure they got …more

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