Gigabyte rolls out new GA-990X-Gaming SLI AM3+ motherboard
Published in Motherboards


Brings new M.2 and USB 3.1 connectivity

Gigabyte has announced its new AMD 990X chipset based motherboard that will be a part of Gigabyte's G1.Gaming lineup and bring modern connectivity to AMD's ageing AM3+ socket, including USB 3.1 and 20Gbps M.2 PCIe x4 slot, the Gigabyte GA-990X-Gaming SLI. 

AMD announces XConnect technology for external GPUs
Published in Graphics


External graphics via Thunderbolt 3 interface

AMD has now officially unveiled its new XConnect technology which brings support for external graphics card support via Thunderbolt 3 interface.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3 drivers
Published in Graphics


Brings new features and stability/performance improvements

AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3 drivers which come with some performance and stability improvements for various games as well as includes a couple of new features as well.

Corsair announces new SF-series SFX PSUs
Published in News


The SF600 and SF450

Corsair has announced its newest and first power supplies based on the SFX form-factor, the Corsair SF600 and the SF450.

Rebellion announces Sniper Elite 4 with teaser trailer
Published in Games


Coming later this year

Rebellion has announced the latest sequel in its Sniper Elite franchise which will be coming later this year and set in 1943 in Italy, the Sniper Elite 4.

New Origin PC Chronos SFF PC packs quite a punch
Published in News


Intel Core i7-5960X and Titan X

Origin PC has decided to join the small form-factor (SFF) market and it did it in style with its new Chronos SFF PC, which packs some serious hardware in a 10.7 liter case.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 364.47 WHQL Game Ready drivers
Published in Graphics


Coming with bonus install problems 

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 364.47 WHQL Game Ready drivers which are the ones to have in case you are looking to play Tom Clancy's The Division, which launched earlier today, but unfortunately, there are some install problems as a bonus as well.

Square Enix's Hitman to have DirectX 12 support at launch
Published in Games


Asynchronous Compute part of it 

According to a leaked presentation, Square Enix's upcoming Hitman game is also on the list of titles that will have support for DirectX 12 API. 

Microsoft releases new video showing DirectX 12 benefits
Published in Graphics


Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance

Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates. 

Zotac's Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD to cost €349 in Europe
Published in Memory


Coming in by the end of March 

While Zotac has already announced its new Sonix PCIe 480GB SSD based on Phison controller, we still could not find it listed anywhere in Europe so we reached out to Zotac for a bit more information and it appears it will be coming by the end of March with a price set at around €349.