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Gigabyte GTX 1080 Rock Edition goes back to the basics
— 12:00 PM on December 20, 2016

Graphics card manufacturers might be sensing a developing retro craze in video cards. About a month ago, we reported on an Asus GeForce GTX...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Report: Nintendo Switch CPU and GPU clocks leak
— 12:29 PM on December 19, 2016

Nintendo first showed its upcoming Switch console back in October, but provided little technical information beyond confirming the rumors that the machine would carry...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Computer Base tests DX12's mettle in The Division
— 10:47 AM on December 19, 2016

Microsoft's DirectX 12 API gets more popular every day. The latest AAA title to add support for Redmond's low-level graphics API is Ubisoft's The Division....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Report: Microsoft details specs for upcoming VR headsets
— 9:28 AM on December 19, 2016

It's no secret that Microsoft has ambitions to lower the barrier to entry for PC VR experiences through reduced PC hardware requirements and

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Multimedia Gaming

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Colorful's latest GTX 1070 lives up to its name
— 4:37 PM on December 16, 2016

Colorful isn't a company known for having a design department that follows Dieter Rams' school of thought. But perhaps the graphics card maker is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Multimedia

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Deals of the week: mobos, a cheap Fury X, and more
— 12:10 PM on December 16, 2016

Howdy, gerbils! We're a little over a week away from Christmas, and you know what that means. Shopping rushes, the smell of eggnog all around,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Storage Miscellaneous

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MSI jumps into the display market with its G27C curved monitor
— 11:39 AM on December 16, 2016

MSI has taken the short jump from selling laptops and all-in-one machines to selling stand-alone monitors. The company's Optix G27C is a 27" 1920x1080...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Unity engine adds Vulkan support for a big performance boost
— 11:22 AM on December 15, 2016

The latest beta of the Unity game engine is now available. Version 5.6 packs some interesting goodies: support for the Vulkan API and Google...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Asus ROG XG Station 2 is ready to spread its wings
— 9:52 AM on December 15, 2016

Asus has been toying with the concept of external boxes for desktop graphics cards for laptops for a long time. The company has been...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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GeForce 376.33 drivers offer extra security to gamers
— 12:41 PM on December 14, 2016

Nvidia's driver team has a fresh new release, but it doesn't include the usual grab-bag of optimizations and features. Instead, the GeForce 376.33 drivers...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Oculus splits into PC and mobile VR groups
— 9:12 AM on December 14, 2016

Oculus co-founder Brendan Iribe has been with the company since its inception, having launched its original Kickstarter project alongside co-founder Palmer Luckey back in 2012....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Multimedia Gaming

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Nvidia and Valve team up for a bundle of free VR games
— 4:30 PM on December 12, 2016

Gerbils, we bring good tidings. Let's say you have plans to buy an HTC Vive. Assuming you do, and that you're also going to buy...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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We retested Radeon Chill and came away intrigued
— 3:53 PM on December 12, 2016

If you didn't read our recent overview of AMD's recent Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition software release, you may have missed our look at...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Certain Radeon RX 460s may hold unlockable shader and texture units
— 9:45 AM on December 12, 2016

Folks willing to try their luck have long had success "unlocking" the full-fat forms of certain AMD chips. The Phenom II X3 720 is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Report: TSMC lays the groundwork for a 5-nm and 3-nm foundry
— 9:28 AM on December 12, 2016

The chip-making world may be gearing up for 10-nm chip manufacturing processes, but according to a report by the Nikkei Asian Review, contract...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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AMD opens up machine learning with Radeon Instinct
— 8:00 AM on December 12, 2016

Thus far, Nvidia has enjoyed a dominant position in the burgeoning world of machine learning with its Tesla accelerators and CUDA software platforms. AMD thinks...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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AMD and Intel join forces for a bundle of hardware and games
— 10:00 AM on December 9, 2016

Rumors of an allegiance between AMD and rival Intel concerning a future combination of the blue team's CPU technology and the red team's GCN graphics...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Global VR Association hits the road with Sony and Samsung in tow
— 12:00 PM on December 8, 2016

We reported on the founding of the Khronos VR Standards Initiative just yesterday. The big players in the PC VR space are present in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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