MSI fixes Skylake bending with CPU Guard 1151 bracket
Published in Motherboards


Originally developed for overclockers

Due to the recent bending issues with certain Intel Skylake CPUs and aftermarket coolers, MSI has launched a rather simple solution in the form of the new CPU Guard 1151 bracket which should prevent these issues but also be handy to those that decide to delid their CPU.

Asrock releases motherboard BIOS updates for non-K Skylake overclocking
Published in Motherboards


Calls it Sky OC technology 

Asrock has decided to join in on the fun of non-K Skylake CPU overclocking by releasing new BIOS updates that include the so called Sky OC technology feature and allow BCLK overclocking for non-K series Skylake CPUs on Asrock Z170 Express chipset based motherboards.

AMD R9 390 4GB not coming to Europe or the US
Published in Graphics


Limited to China market

While Radeon R9 390 4GB was spotted on sale in China, same versions of the Radeon R9 390 graphics card will not bee seen in Europe or the US.

Sapphire working on a custom Radeon R9 Fury Nitro
Published in Graphics


Successor to the R9 Fury X Tri-X with new custom PCB

According to a fresh report, Sapphire is working on a new Radeon R9 Fury graphics card with a completely custom design, featuring new custom PCB and a triple-fan cooler, the Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury Nitro.

AMD releases new FX-6330 Black Edition CPU
Published in Processors


32nm Piledriver architecture and 3.6/4.2GHz clocks

AMD has silently launched its new FX-6330 Black Edition six-core CPU which is currently available only in the APAC region.

DICE confirms new Battlefield game
Published in Games


Expected before holiday 2016 season

A senior executive at DICE has confirmed that the developer is working on a new game in the Battlefield franchise and according to earlier details, it will be once again set in military setting, as opposed to the recently released Battlefield Hardline.

Xbox Wireless Adapter gets Windows 7/8.1 support
Published in Games


Finally gets an update

Microsoft has finally released an update which will bring support for the Xbox Wireless Adapter on both Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 OS.

EVGA launches new 80 Plus Bronze 700B PSU
Published in News


Currently selling for as low as US $49.99

EVGA has launched yet another power supply unit in its budget-oriented lineup, the EVGA 700B PSU which provides 700W of continuous power and has an 80 Plus Bronze efficiency rating.

Zotac announces ZBOX MI551 mini-PC with Skylake CPU
Published in News


Small M-series ZBOX with quad-core Core i5-6400T CPU

Zotac has announced its newest ZBOX mini-PCs which will be a part of the M-series, the Zotac ZBOX MI551 with Intel Core i5-6400T Skylake CPU.

CD Projekt RED releases first The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine screenshots
Published in Games


New expansion scheduled for next year 

CD Projekt RED has released first two screenshots from the Blood and Wine expansion for The Witcher 3, which is scheduled to launch in the first half of 2016.