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Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform Announced

Alex Katouzian, SVP and general manager, mobile, at Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform at the 3rd annual Snapdragon Tech Summit in Maui, Hawaii. This is the world’s first commercial mobile platform that supports multi-gigabit 5G, industry-leading AI and immersive extended reality (XR) collectively. Qualcomm believes that the Snapdragon 855 mobile platform will usher in a …more


5G Moto Mod Running On Motorola Moto Z3 At Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit

The Motorola Moto Z3 with the aging Snapdragon 835 SoC might be one of the more underwhelming phones released it 2018, but it does support the upcoming 5G Moto Mod. That makes it is the first smart phone on the market that is up-gradable to 5G. So, if you want to be the among the first to enjoy the …more

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Samsung Shows Off 5G 4K Video Streaming At Snapdragon Summit

Legit Reviews got a chance to meet with Samsung yesterday at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit and was able to check out Samsung’s 5G concept device that was being used for a couple demos.  The big demo was the streaming a 4K 60fps video in full quality to a UHD TV that the phone was connected to …more


Fortnite Creative Mode Shown Off by YouTuber Lachlan

Fortnite fans can get their first glimpse at the new creative mode that is coming to the game “soon.” The mode was leaked early after Lachlan and other creators were invited to Epic Games’ HQ to learn more about the mode. No official announcements have been made on the mode at this time. In the …more


Battlefield V Chapter 1: Overture Update Lands Today

Today marks the landing of the first significant update for Battlefield V. The update is the Battlefield V: Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture update. It brings new content and a 50% improvement in DXR ray tracing performance for the game. A new Game Ready Driver will be offered for download. The new update will …more


NVIDIA PhysX Goes Open Source

The NVIDIA PhysX physics simulation engine is going open source after being introduced 10 years ago (also, thanks Ageia)! It’s available today as open source under the simple BSD-3 license according to a blog post that made the announcement. NVIDIA PhysX is a widely used physics SDK for many game tiles. In fact, it is integrated …more

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The 5G Era Arrives – Qualcomm Shows Live 5G Networks from AT&T and Verizon

On December 5th, 2010, Verizon Wireless became the first carrier in the United States to launch a 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network. The roll out happened slowly at first covering just 38 major cities spanning 22 states and 60 airports at launch. Those lucky enough to live in an area with 4G LTE coverage, …more


EVGA Z390 DARK Motherboard and LUUMI set CINEBENCH 8 Core CPU World Record

EVGA just unveiled some wild numbers from their upcoming EVGA Z390 DARK Motherboard. With the help of Finland overclocker Juhani Luumi (AKA LUUMI), the EVGA Z390 DARK set a new Cinebench 8-Core CPU World Record! According to EVGA, the  Z390 DARK is designed from the ground up to be the world’s best overclocking motherboard. From …more


Bethesda Sending Out Canvas Bags to Fallout 76 Power Armor Edition

In the image below you can see the special Fallout 76 Power Armor Edition that Bethesda offered. When the game launched and wasn’t that great a lot of these Power Armor Buyers probably regretted spending the money on that special edition game. They regretted spending the money, even more, when the Canvas West Tek Duffel …more


NVIDIA RTX Titan Teaser Campaign Stokes Geek Lust

NVIDIA took to social media over the weekend to subtly tease a new video card that gamers are excited about. The teaser campaign was for the NVIDIA RTX Titan with three images showing different social media types showing off the card in different ways. Some of the teases were subtle, and others not so much. …more


Gamer Creates Downloadable Manual for Super Smash Bros.

One of the most anticipated video games for the Nintendo Switch is Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. That game is set to launch his week. One thing that will not be included with the game is a manual. Nintendo eliminated printed game manuals in its games years ago. That means fans new to the Super Smash …more


Red Dead Redemption 2 1.01 Update Fixes Companion Issues

Rockstar has released the Title Update 1.01 patch for Red Dead Redemption 2. This update has fixed some significant issues that players encountered after playing some missions. On some of those missions, players were losing the ability to communicate, and characters were missing from camp when players returned. The patch specifically fixes an issue where …more

Snapdragon Summit 2018

Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit Is Next Week and Will Be Streamed

5G cellular service is coming and is expected to have a major impact on the cellular industry in 2019. The entire world will begin transitioning to 5G with the United States and Korea being first to adopt 5G in the first half of 2019, followed by Europe and China later in the year. That means …more


The Elder Scrolls: Blades Delayed Until 2019

Bethesda is having a hard time right now with Fallout 76 tanking in reviews and gamers calling for refunds. The company has also been working on a free-to-play mobile game called The Elder Scrolls: Blades that was expected to launch this fall. That won’t happen. Bethesda has announced that the game will be delayed and …more