EK Water Blocks releases EVGA GTX 980 Kingpin Edition water block
Published in Graphics

High-end water block for high-end graphics card

EK Water Blocks, a well known and popular liquid cooling gear manufacturer from Slovenia has announced its latest full-cover water block, the EK-FC980 GTX Classy KPE.

BenQ XL2730Z AMD FreeSync monitor available in Europe
Published in Graphics

Selling in the US for over a month

BenQ's XL2730Z 27-inch 2560x1440 AMD FreeSync monitor is now finally showing up on European retail/e-tail shelves.

AMD to talk about next-gen GPUs later this quarter
Published in Graphics

AMD's CEO Lisa Su confirms

During the company's Q1 2015 financial conference call, AMD CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, confirmed that AMD will talk about its new GPUs "later this quarter".

Arctic announces new M1 series AM1 CPU coolers
Published in Processors

Active and passive CPU cooler for AMD's AM1 platform

Arctic has unveiled two new CPU coolers for AMD's socket AM1 which should be much better than noisy stock CPU cooler, the Alpine M1 and Alpine M1-Passive.

Grand Theft Auto V supports Nvidia GameWorks technologies
Published in Games

Nvidia GTX 980 SLI setup used for demo system

Nvidia has announced that Rockstar's highly anticipated PC version of Grand Theft Auto V is running great on Nvidia hardware and will support two important GameWorks technologies.

New Samsung 840 EVO firmware fix coming later this month
Published in Memory

To feature "periodic refresh"

While Samsung already patched its 840 EVO firmware earlier last year, it appears that it took a bit longer to fix the read performance degradation problem, but the new fix should be available later this month.

Rockstar's GTA V joins AMD Gaming Evolved program
Published in Games

Updated: Has Gaming Evolved features

Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V for PC has finally launched, and AMD has announced that the game is part of its Gaming Evolved program.

AMD releases Catalyst 14.5 Beta drivers
Published in Graphics

Optimizations and Crossfire profile for GTA V

Following the launch of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V for PC, AMD has released its newest Catalyst 15.4 Beta drivers with all the game-specific optimizations as well as Crossfire profiles for that game.

Sapphire to demonstrate AMD FirePro graphics at HMI
Published in Graphics

Several customers will showcase solutions

AMD and Sapphire, which is the exclusive global distribution partner for AMD FirePro graphics, will be joining up with several customers in order to demonstrate a range of hardware and software solutions based on AMD FirePro graphics during Hannover Messe Industrial Show (HMI).

Nvidia release Geforce 350.12 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics

Game-ready driver for GTA V

Nvidia has released its latest WHQL-certified Geforce driver, which is also a Game Ready driver for the highly anticipated PC version of Rockstar's Grand Theft Auto V game.