ASUS shows off 2016 ROG lineup, new ZenBook Pro
Published in News


External GPU dock, detachable liquid cooling and more

At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, we stopped by the ASUS Media Lounge at the Trump International Hotel to get an overview of the company’s new ROG lineup for this year, including new 28-inch and 24-inch MG 4K Series UHD 3840x2160p gaming monitors, and a new ZenBook Pro based on Intel Skylake silicon.

AMD profits still a long way off
Published in Processors


Revenue expected to be at least 10 per cent down

AMD is expected to tonight announce that its fourth quarter revenues are down 10 per cent as the outfit continues to try to turn its fortunes around.

Elephone P9000 phones have Helio P10
Published in Mobiles


January launch but shipping later

Chinese manufacturer Elephone has announced two new phones based around MediaTek's Helio P10 SoC –  the Elephone P9000 and Elephone P9000 lite.  It claims that it is the first company to get the new Helio P10 SoCs.

Asustek to fly the red flag
Published in Motherboards


Starts the great march

Asustek is creating a new motherboard sub-brand, Red Flag to target mainly the entry-level and mid-range segments in China.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro has first Snapdragon 650
Published in Mobiles


Launches weeks after Note 3

Xiaomi has launched an updated version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 called the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro. This seems to be one of the first phones powered with the Cortex A72 powered Snapdragon 650.

AMD has YouTube hissy fit about Sysmark
Published in Processors


Favours Intel

AMD has thrown its toys out of the pram about the Sysmark, benchmarking program claiming it unfairly favours its number one rival Intel.

EVGA brings Z170 BCLK overclocking to non-K Skylake CPUs
Published in Motherboards


v1.07 BIOS updates now available

Following the rest of motherboard manufacturers, EVGA has now released new Z170 motherboard BIOS updates that bring BCLK overclocking for Intel non-K Skylake CPUs on Z170 Express chipset based motherboards.

AMD extends its Star Wars: Battlefront bundle deal
Published in Games


Bundled with Fury and Fury X and until March 31st

AMD has extended its already available Star Wars: Battlefront bundle to March 31st and has expanded it to Radeon R9 Fury X graphics cards.

Apple will not bring out new iWatch in March
Published in Wearables


Just a minor update 

Hopes that the fruity cargo cult Apple would save its moribund iWatch with a bold new wearable device, which did what everyone though the first one would do, are looking less likely.

LG could unveil its new LG G5 flagship at MWC 2016
Published in Mobiles


Wants to compete with Galaxy S7

According to the latest report., it appears that LG plans to unveil its newest LG G5 flagship smartphone at MWC 2016 in order not to lag behind Samsung and it rumored Galaxy S7 flagship.