16-core/32-thread sample running at 3.4GHz base
AMD's Ryzen ThreadRipper 1950X CPU engineering sample, a 16-core/32-thread SKU, has been spotted on Geekbench running at 3.4GHz base clock.
Shows it running in 4K at 60 FPS
Bungie showed a lot of Destiny 2 details at the E3 2017 show while Nvidia showed the game running in 4K at 60 FPS as well as announced that it will be bundling the game with some of its Geforce graphics cards.
25-inchers with Nvidia G-Sync and AMD FreeSync
In addition to the new Alienware Area-51 desktop systems which will be equipped with both Intel Core-X and AMD Threadripper CPUs, Dell has unveiled a two matching 25-inch Alienware gaming monitors with 240Hz refresh rate and support for either Nvidia G-Sync or AMD FreeSync, depending on the model.
Coming with AMD Threadripper and Intel Core-X
Dell has announced that its Alienware Area-51 desktop PCs will be getting a major update in the form of AMD's upcoming Threadripper and Intel Core-X HEDT CPUs, all available as soon as both AMD and Intel release those chips.
A wireless charging mousepad
There is not much innovation in the gaming peripherals market but that does not mean that there is no room for innovation, just as Logitech showed with its new Powerplay, a mousepad that doubles-up as a wireless charging pad for a compatible mouse.
Ice Lake taped out as well
Intel has officially announced that its 9th generation Core Cannon Lake CPUs, based on 10nm manufacturing process, are on track as well as that its Ice Lake architecture has taped out.
US $499 priced console with serious punch
During its E3 2017 press conference, Microsoft has unveiled its upcoming new console, the Xbox One X. Described by Microsoft as "the world's most powerful console", the US $499 priced Xbox One X packs some serious punch with AMD CPU and GPU.
Game Ready driver for DiRT 4 and Nex Machina
Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 382.53 WHQL-certified Game Ready driver which brings "optimal experience" for upcoming DiRT 4 and Nex Machina games as well as adding a couple of new or updated SLI and 3D Vision profiles and fixes several bugs.
27- and 32-inch CHG70 and 49-inch CHG90
Samsung has jumped on the AMD FreeSync 2 bandwagon with a total of three monitors, the CHG70 series, which will be available in 27-inch and 32-inch versions and the massive 49-inch CHG90 series monitor.
Support for DiRT 4 and Prey
AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.6.1 beta driver which brings optimizations for DiRT 4 as well as performance improvements for Prey game and various bug fixes.