Ampere and the gaming GPU
There have been many reports that Nvidia’s next generation technology will be codenamed Ampere and we want to set one thing straight. The successor of Volta is an AI/ML chip and not a GPU - just like Volta never was.
24.5-inch and 27-inch 1080p, with 75Hz/144Hz refresh rate
AOC has announced three new G90 series affordable gaming monitors which will all feature a TN-panel with 1080p resolution, 3-sided frameless design, and support for AMD FreeSync technology, the 24.5-inch AOC G2590VXQ, 24.5-inch AOC G2590PX, and the 27-inch AOC G2790PX.
High-end mid-tower PC case, shipping in December
EVGA has announced that its DG-7 series gaming PC case is now available for pre-order and this three sided tempered glass mid-tower PC case with plenty of other high-end features, will ship on December 11th.
17.3-inch 144Hz G-Sync screen, GTX 1080 and Core i7 CPU
Asus has decidedto go public with its newest high-end ROG G703 notebook, which comes with a factory-overclocked CPU and GPU as well as a high-quality 17.3-inch 1920x1080 screen with 144Hz refresh rate and support for G-Sync.
With a triple-fan cooler
MSI unveiled its newest GTX 1080 Ti Gaming Trio graphics card series, which will feature a custom PCB and a whole new triple fan cooling "solution".
And a huge mouse pad
Logitech G, a gaming brand of Logitech, has unveiled the new gaming keyboard and mouse, both featuring the Lightspeed wireless technology, the G603 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse, and the G613 Lightspeed Wireless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. Additionally, Logitech G also unveiled the new and huge G840 XL Gaming Mouse Pad.
RGB keyboard with membrane switches
Cooler Master has taken the veil off its new MasterSet MS120 gaming keyboard and mouse combo that includes an RGB keyboard with "mem-chanical switches" and a gaming mouse with Omron switches and an optical sensor.
With 17-inch 4K IPS G-Sync panel
EVGA has updated its notebook offerings with the SC17 1080 gaming notebook which combines a 17-inch 4K G-Sync IPS display with Intel's Core i7-7820HK CPU and Nvidia's Geforce GTX 1080 graphics card.
But most GPUs are sold to miners
Lisa Su was asked at Q2'17 investors conference call about the mining market and she was brave enough to say that the company didn’t plan its financials on the mining market boom. This sales tsunami did give AMD a great quarter, but at the expense that plucky gamers could not buy any cards.