Logitech unveils the Powerplay mouse pad
Published in News


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.

Intel announces 10nm Cannon Lake, says it's on track
Published in Processors


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.

Microsoft unveils Xbox One X at E3 2017 show
Published in Games


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.

Nvidia releases Geforce 382.53 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics


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.

Samsung announces three AMD Freesync 2 monitors
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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.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.6.1 driver
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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.

Nvidia Pascal-based cryptocurrency miner spotted
Published in Graphics


Coming with eight GP106 GPUs

We have been hearing rumors that both Nvidia and AMD will be bringing cryptocurrency dedicated miners to the market and today we have some of the first details regarding Nvidia's version of the GPU mining system.

G.Skill DDR4 breaks world record at 5,500MHz
Published in Memory


On MSI X299 motherboard and Intel Core i7-7740X CPU

G.Skill has been recently pushing the memory envelope hard, and with the latest DDR4 memory it has moved the frequency mark to a whole new level but today it told us that its DDR4 memory managed to break a record at 5,500MHz.

AMD entry-level 16-core Threadripper could cost US $849
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A lot of bang for the buck

According to a fresh report, AMD's entry-level 16-core Threadripper CPU could cost as low as US $849.

MSI working on GTX 1080 Ti Lightning Z
Published in Graphics


Custom PCB and next-gen Tri-Frozr cooler

MSI is preparing a new flagship graphics card that will not only be a part of its Z lineup but also a part of the flagship Lightning series, the GTX 1080 Ti Lightning Z.