10 hours ago 7

The Hardware Review: MFG Crosswind Flight Pedals

Simulation (sim-yuh-ley-shuh n). According to the Shorter OED, it means: “The action or an act of simulating something.” I’m a bit of a sim fan myself. There are all kinds…

15 hours ago 138

Nvidia GTX 1070 Memory Issue To Be Addressed Via BIOS Update

The web has been abuzz with reports over the past few days about a recent wave of faulty GeForce GTX 1070 graphics cards that exhibit a number of distinct memory…

16 hours ago 76

Seagate Announces Its FireCuda SSHD – Offers up to 2TB of Storage With a Decent Price Tag

To provide a combination of both speed and adequate storage, the Seagate FireCuda SSHD drive has been announced and comes in a total of three storage models. According to the…

2 days ago 171

Intel Core i5-7600K Kaby Lake Engineering Sample Benchmarked – 10% Faster Than Core i5-6600K

The Intel Core i5-7600K processor is yet to launch yet several Chinese sites have already acquired this chip for testing. The new Core i5-7600K processor is part of the Kaby…

2 days ago 23

IBM Says Macs Are Cheaper Than PCs for the Long Haul

IBM might catch some heat for this, but at the Jamf Nation User Conference that was held yesterday, IBM VP of Workplace as a Service Fletcher Previn has stated that…

2 days ago 25

Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 Optimized For Battlefield 1/Titanfall 2/Civilization VI/Serious Sam VR & Eagle Flight VR

AMD has released Radeon Crimson Edition 16.10.2 which is optimized for several new games, including Battlefield 1, Civilization VI, and Titanfall 2. The new Radeon driver also adds support for…

2 days ago 266

AMD Prepping $10,000 Vega 10 powered “Dracarys” Graphics Card With 1TB+ Of Memory

We’ve just learned about AMD’s craziest graphics product to date. A ten thousand dollar behemoth powered by Vega 10 & 1TB+ of memory & we’re going to share all the…

2 days ago 258

AMD Prepping New Radeon RX 470 With A Cut-Down Polaris 10 GPU – Aims To Compete Against the GTX 1050 Ti

A few weeks ago, the Chinese rumor mill started suggesting that AMD was prepping a new Polaris based card. This card is said to compete against the GeForce GTX 1050…

2 days ago 21

ASUS ROG G20, the Impressively Spec’d Gaming PC Is Now up For Grabs at Amazon

While pre-built computer systems do not exude that ‘value for money’ element that DIY systems feature, we will state that the ASUS ROG G20 comes pretty close to it. The…

2 days ago 26

Razer Unveil The Shadow Event – Razer Desktop?!

Min Liang Tan is a nice guy. The Co-founder, CEO and Creative Director of Razer is a friendly and affable chap. I’m sitting opposite him as the first appointment of…

2 days ago 20

New European Razer Blade Gaming Laptops Hands On And Benches!

At last, the announcement that European gamers have been waiting for. We have pleasure today in announcing that Razer is launching its updated Razer Blade Stealth and Razer Blade gaming…

3 days ago 19

Netgear Nighthawk X10 Doubles as a Plex Media Server – Claims to Be the Fastest in the World

Netgear has announced a new router and the manufacturer is calling it the Nighthawk X10. The company is claiming it to be the faster router in the world, and supporting…

3 days ago 285

Intel Core i7-7700K Overclocked To 6.7 GHz on LN2, Core i5-7600K With 5.1 GHz on Air – More Kaby Lake Desktop Processors Confirmed

It seems like there’s no stopping when it comes to Intel CPU leaks. The latest come from various Chinese sources who have managed to grab the new Kaby Lake chips.…

5 days ago 328

NVIDIA Announces GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 Pascal Cards – Custom Models Round-Up Feat MSI, ASUS, EVGA and More

Today, NVIDIA would announce their brand new GeForce GTX 1050 series graphics cards for budget gamers. The new graphics cards are based on the Pascal core architecture that delivers a…

5 days ago 16

Shadow Warrior 2: Radeon and GeForce Tested

Shadow Warrior 2 is an excellent fast paced first person shooter/slasher from Flying Wild Hog studio and is running on their in-house Road Hog Engine. This graphics engine allows for…

5 days ago 294

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 Prices Confirmed – $139 US and $109 Respectively, Specs and AIB Models Revealed, 75W on Both GP107 Cards

The final prices for the upcoming NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 have been confirmed. The prices were leaked in official material that has been gathered by Videocardz.…

6 days ago 107

Samsung Launches the First Ever Quantum Dot Curved Gaming Monitor

Samsung has announced the global launch of its latest curved Quantum Dot gaming monitor and it has one major difference as far as display quality is concerned. Let us dot…

7 days ago 444

Intel Core i5-7600K, Core i5-7500T, Core i3-7300 and Pentium G4620 Kaby Lake Processors Pictured – ASUS and Gigabyte 200-Series Motherboards Confirmed

The Intel Core i5-7600K processor has been pictured along with several other Kaby Lake based processors. Part of the 7th Generation Core family, the new FinFET Plus based processors feature…

1 week ago 77

OpenCAPI Brings Together IBM, AMD, Google and Several More for Heterogenous Computing

According to our previous report, Moore’s Law will be dead by 2020, according to experts, which will obviously require a worthy successor to carry out the objective to delivering more…

1 week ago 575

Battlefield 1 DirectX 12 Benchmarks Reveal AMD’s Best Showing Yet, Nvidia GPUs Do Better In DX11

Battlefield 1 is launching in a week’s time but you won’t have to wait until then to see how well it performs on the latest Nvidia & AMD GPUs. If…

1 week ago 23

Shadow Warrior 2 NVIDIA Multi-Res Shading Performance At 4k

Shadow Warrior 2 has been released with much acclaim from many gamers, myself included.  It’s a fun and fast paced raunchy shooter/slasher where every ounce of FPS you can squeeze…

1 week ago 59

Intel Optane Memory Specifications and Roadmap Update – Intel 8000p Revealed, Will Have Sequential Read of up to 1600 MB/s

Our colleagues over at have revealed the specifications of Intel’s upcoming 3D XPoint based platform: Optane Memory. Optane Memory is the next generation of NVMe technology and will serve…

1 week ago 96

Gigabyte Reveals Battlefield 1 Benchmarks – Nvidia Takes The Lead, No Single Graphics Card Can Hit The 4K 60 Standard

Gigabyte is one of the few vendor agnostic IHVs out there and manufactures both AMD Radeon and Nvidia Geforce GPUs. The company’s graphics cards are quite popular and are usually…

1 week ago 79

SAPPHIRE Radeon RX 460 Nitro OC Review

Before we get to the SAPPHIRE RX 460 Nitro OC it is important to take a moment and talk about the RX 460 itself and what it brings to the…

1 week ago 449

AMD Rolling Out New Polaris GPU Revisions With 50% Better Perf/Watt

AMD has reportedly started rolling out new revisions of its Polaris 10 & Polaris 11 GPUs with a 50%+ improvement in performance per watt. Polaris 10 and Polaris 11 are…

1 week ago 43

GIGABYTE Unleashes The GTX 1080 XTREME Gaming Waterforce WB – A Powerful and Beautiful Card Aimed at Liquid Cooling Enthusiasts

Gigabyte has launched a new graphics card, the GTX 1080 XTREME Gaming Waterforce WB. Fitted with a full coverage water block and a custom PCB, the card is aimed a…

1 week ago 236

Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti Asus Expedition & Gigabyte XTREME Pictured

The GTX 1050 Ti is Nvidia’s latest mainstream graphics card that’s expected to launch this month and deliver GTX 960 performance to the market at $149. Information about the 1050…

1 week ago 142

AMD To Allegedly Price-Cut Radeon RX 470 Graphics Card To Tackle GTX 1050 Ti – Expected To Retail For $169 US

AMD might release a price bomb on their recently launched Radeon RX 470 graphics card. According to TweakTown, the launch of NVIDIA’s GTX 1050 may force AMD to cut prices…

2 weeks ago 63

Western Digital Finally Introduces Its SSD Lineup – Calls It the WD Blue and Green Lineup

With the globe slowly transitioning to faster and cheaper flash memory solutions, Western Digital has jumped onto the same bandwagon and announced two SSD families, WD Blue and WD Green.…

2 weeks ago 20

Noctua NH-D15S and the Overclocked i7 6800k

  The Noctua NH-D15S is a redesign of the popular and effective NH-D15, but adapted for much better x99 support.  They did this by shifting the heatsink stack to being…

2 weeks ago 108

AMD Gaming Evolved APP By Raptr No Longer Being Supported By AMD

When AMD teamed up with Raptr to create the AMD Gaming Evolved APP.  This was meant to be AMD’s counter to NVIDIA’s GeForce Experience offering similar features as game optimization…

2 weeks ago 214

AMD x86 Zen Architecture Will Implement Game Changing Encryption Features Such as SME, SEV and HW Based SHA – Not Present In SkyLake or KabyLake

Today I will be talking about a very disruptive feature that will be present in AMD’s upcoming compute architecture. Disruptive is probably the most misused word in the history of…

2 weeks ago 33

Samsung Takes Inspiration From Apple’s Mac Pro With the ArtPC Pulse Announcement

Apple’s Mac Pro isn’t the only computer sporting a ‘trash can’ design because Samsung has also introduced its ArtPC Pulse computer and has stepped up the aesthetics as well as…

2 weeks ago 435

Mafia 3 Benchmarked, Eats Nvidia & AMD GPUs For Breakfast – Is This The New Crysis or AC Unity ?

Performance benchmarks for Mafia 3 on Nvidia & AMD GPUs are out and the results are downright ugly. This could quite possibly be the most demanding game we have ever…

2 weeks ago 355

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 3DMark Firestrike and Time Spy Performance Unveiled – Can Overclock Up To 1.8 GHz

NVIDIA is expected to launch their new GeForce GTX 1050 series cards later this month. The GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti will target the entry-level market with decent performance…

2 weeks ago 112

Intel Kaby Lake Support On All Asus 100 Series Motherboards Confirmed

With the upcoming launch of Intel’s Kaby Lake line of processors for the mainstream market there have been many questions regarding motherboard and chipset support. With the rumored 200 series…

2 weeks ago 66

AMD & Oculus Collaborate On The Most Affordable VR Ready PC Ever – Asynchronous Spacewarp Tech Makes It All Possible

Asynchronous Spacewarp may sound like something out of a science fiction movie, but bear with me on this one. At yesterday’s Oculus Connect event developers at Oculus spent time during…

2 weeks ago 311

AMD Vega 10 Coming End Of 2016 With Powerful V9 Architecture, Vega 11 Due 1H 2017 – “Magnum” Board Debuting In November

AMD’s most powerful GPU yet code-named Vega 10 is set to debut at the end of the year with Vega 11 following early next year. The company also has a new…

2 weeks ago 324
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NVIDIA Pascal Refresh “GeForce 20” Series Speculation – GeForce GTX 2080 Ti, GTX 2080 and Titan Black V2

A few days ago, a Chinese leaker mentioned that NVIDIA might be preparing a new GeForce lineup based on their Pascal core. Based on the information provided, 3DCenter has posted…

2 weeks ago 115

Gears of War 4 Performance Review – Forget about the Ultimate Edition

Okay, I get the concern. After the multiple botched launches on the Windows Store regarding UWP titles, including the Gears of War Ultimate Edition, you have every reason to be…

3 weeks ago 152

Intel’s Massive LGA 3647 Socket For Skylake-EX and Knights Landing Processors Pictured

Intel’s Purley platform will be boasting a new socket known as LGA 3647. This socket and the Skylake processors that will be featured on it have been pictured in detail by…

3 weeks ago 130

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti and GeForce GTX 1050 Custom Models Listed Online – ASUS STRIX, MSI Gaming and Gigabyte G1

Several GeForce GTX 1050 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti models have been listed online. These models confirm that the GTX 1050 series will be available in several custom models at launch.…

3 weeks ago 149

Nvidia, How The Company Got Its Name & Its Origins In Roman Mythology

We got a fun one for you today folks. We’re going to be talking about how Nvidia got its name and its fascinating history in Roman mythology. In Latin, invidia is…

3 weeks ago 110

AMD’s Vega 10 Based Dual GPU Graphics Card Inbound – Expected Single Precision Compute Performance To Be Greater Than 18 TFLOPs

It looks like the hardware leak season is in full swing because a report by Fudzilla reveals that AMD is working on a dual chip Vega 10 graphics card for…