MEG, MPG, MAG, and PRO series coming
Following Intel's announcements, MSI has announced that its 500 series motherboards will be officially announced on January 27th, coming in all the popular MSI series, like MEG, MPG, MAG, and PRO.
Geforce RTX 3080, RTX 3070, and RTX 3060 Laptop GPUs
Nvidia came to CES 2021 in force, and the star of the show is the new Geforce RTX 30 series for laptops, bringing Ampere architecture with sub-150W design to gaming laptops with Geforce RTX 3080, RTX 3070, and RTX 3060 Laptop GPUs.
GA106 GPU with 3584 CUDA cores at $329
Nvidia has officially announced its Geforce RTX 3060 graphics card and it comes with 12GB of GDDR6 memory and should pack a significant punch at $329 when it launches in late February.
Radeon RX 6700/RX 6500 and mobile RDNA2 coming in H1 2021
During its CES 2021 keynote, AMD has teased a rather neat slide that shows upcoming mobile and desktop GPUs that will arrive in H1 2021.
Zen 3 CPU and Vega GPU architectures for thin and light and high-performance gaming
AMD has kicked off its CES 2021 keynote with CEO and President, Dr. Lisa Su, taking the stage and talking about what AMD has done during the last year. More importantly, AMD has teased some of its upcoming launches, as well as officially launched the new Ryzen 5000 series mobile processors, based on Zen 3 CPU architecture but still retaining Vega-based GPU CUs, just like the Ryzen 4000 series mobile CPUs.
Core i9-11900K will beat Ryzen 9 5900X when it launches later in Q1 2021
During its CES 2021 news conference, all about Intel's new 11th gen Core H-series processors, also gave a preview of the upcoming next-generation Alder Lake, and most importantly, its 11th gen Core S-series desktop CPUs, codename Rocket Lake-S, which, according to Intel, will bring significant UPC improvement, as well as reclaim the gaming performance crown.
The fastest SSD coming in a 4TB version soon
While Sabrent's Rocket 4 Plus has been selling for quite some time, it was limited to 1TB and 2TB capacities, but, according to Sabrent, the 4TB version is coming soon as well.
LG Gram gets Intel Evo certification
LG has kicked off its CES 2021 announcement with updated thin-and-light Gram laptop series, which will now be getting the Intel Evo badge, and we are looking at a total of five new Gram laptops, coming in various screen sizes and configurations.
Fixes some bugs, mostly for the aging GTX 1080 Ti
Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 461.09 WHQL driver, and although it does not bring any game optimizations, it does fix a lot of problems, especially on the GTX 1080 Ti.
Based on Navi 22 GPU
According to a fresh report, AMD could launch its Radeon RX 6700 series in March, rather than earlier in the year. Based on Navi 22 GPU, the rumored RX 6700 series specifications suggest we could have great mid-range cards on the market.