AMD officially launches Mobile Ryzen, Zen meets Vega
Published in Processors


Ryzen 7 2700U and Ryzen 5 2500U chips

AMD has now made its Mobile Ryzen platform official, matching its Zen CPU architecture with Vega GPU architecture on a single die. The Mobile Ryzen lineup will start with two SKUs, Ryzen 7 2700U and the Ryzen 5 2500U, coming to notebooks and possibly other similar devices during the holiday season.

Samsung PM971 SSD M.2 spotted in the wild
Published in Memory


512GB of V-NAND on a 22x16mm chip

Samsung PM971 SSD has now been pictured, suggesting that we will soon see the launch of the Samsung 970, next to the earlier leaked Samsung PM981 SSDs, which is expected to hit the market as the Samsung 980 SSD.

Wink brings new smart home security kit
Published in News


Wink Lookout is subscription-free

Wink has announced its newest Wink Lookout smart home security kit which brings all the usual features but does not require a subscription, making it cheaper than some other kits on the market.

Zotac will make factory-overclocked GTX 1070 Ti
Published in Graphics


AMP!, AMP! Extreme and Mini versions pictured

It appears that at least some partners will be making factory-overclocked versions of the upcoming GTX 1070 Ti graphics card and according to leaked pictures, Zotac will be one of them with AMP!, AMP! Extreme and Mini versions.

Samsung 850 120GB model listed online
Published in Memory


Based on MGX controller and MLC V-NAND

It appears that the previous rumor saying Samsung could drop the Pro/Evo naming scheme is true after all, as the 120GB Samsung 850 SSD model has been spotted online.

HTC is such a tease
Published in Mobiles
25 October 2017

HTC is such a tease


Possible U11 Plus, U11 Life, or both

HTC has published yet another teaser on its official Twitter page, showing a glimpse of its  smartphone that will be "revealed" on the 2nd of November.

Android 8.1 Developer Preview is, er, previewed
Published in Mobiles


Only for Pixel and Nexus devices

As rumored earlier, Google has now officially launched the first Developer Preview for Android 8.1 which activates the Pixel Visual Core as well as bringing several new features, mostly aimed at developers.

AOC unveils cheap 31.5-inch 1440p display
Published in News


Even comes with AMD FreeSync

AOC has shown off what could easily be the cheapest large display with 1440p resolution and AMD FreeSync support, the Q3279VWF.

AMD releases Radeon Software 17.10.2 driver
Published in Graphics


Optimizations for a couple of games and new features

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.10.2 graphics driver which includes optimizations for Destiny 2, Assassin's Creed: Origins and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus games, initial support for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update as well as a couple of bug fixes.

Colorful unveils iGame Z370 Vulcan X motherboard
Published in Motherboards


One for gamers and overclockers

Colorful has officially unveiled its latest motherboard based on Intel's Z370 chipset and with support for Intel's 8th generation Coffee Lake CPUs, the iGame Z370 Vulcan X.