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Ryzen Threadripper 1900X hits the streets today for $549
— 8:00 AM on August 31, 2017

AMD's Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and Ryzen Threadripper 1920X have been hogging the high-end desktop spotlight of late, but this morning, the Threadripper 1900X takes...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Acer Predator Orion 9000 is as big and powerful as the Hulk
— 4:30 PM on August 30, 2017

Acer brought quite the showpiece to IFA 2017. Perhaps not content with regular desktop computers, the company decided it needed to take matters into its...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Logitech Lightspeed peripherals cut cords without added lag
— 2:30 PM on August 30, 2017

Lag and excess cabling are both undesirable, but in my experience, you have to pick your poison when it comes to input devices like mice...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Acer shows off a Predator display and peripherals at IFA 2017
— 1:30 PM on August 30, 2017

Acer had all kinds of goodies on display at IFA 2017 this week. For now, we're going to focus on the company's high-end peripherals...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Displays Input devices Gaming

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Asus ROG gears up at IFA with a 144-Hz laptop and a FreeSync ultrawide
— 12:30 PM on August 30, 2017

The IFA trade show is proving an especially exciting time for gamers this year. Asus is stepping up to the plate in Berlin with...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Gaming

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Alienware AW3418DW and AW3418HW are big on G-Sync
— 11:30 AM on August 30, 2017

Alienware has been making quite a name for itself lately. Dell's gaming sub-brand has a penchant for designing hardware with modern, aggressive styling that's usually...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Shuttle X1 crams a full-blown gaming machine in a tiny package
— 9:06 AM on August 30, 2017

Prodigious power in a pint-sized package is something we appreciate around here, and Shuttle's X1 line looks quite interesting. Three models are on offer,...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Intel Xeon W CPUs take Skylake Server to workstations
— 12:20 PM on August 29, 2017

Intel's Skylake-X CPUs put some of the best elements of the company's Xeon CPUs on the enthusiast desktop, but those chips miss out on...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Dell slaps eighth-gen Core CPUs in its XPS 13 and Inspiron laptops
— 1:30 PM on August 28, 2017

Dell hit the show floor at IFA in Berlin with a flurry of portable machines packing Intel's just-announced eighth-generation Core processors. The PC maker...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Systems Mobile computing

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Radeon RX Vega 56 availability check: just barely
— 10:39 AM on August 28, 2017

AMD's Radeon RX Vega 56 graphics card, the lowest-priced and most attractive member of the Radeon RX Vega triumvirate, goes on sale today. The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Steam content is coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets
— 9:09 AM on August 28, 2017

Microsoft has been pushing the idea of mixed reality since it first demoed its Hololens headset back in 2015. The company made some noise...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices Gaming

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AMD ships revised Ryzen CPUs with a compile bug fix
— 4:30 PM on August 25, 2017

A little while ago, the Linux-headed sleuths over at Phoronix came across an obscure bug in Ryzen CPUs that triggered segmentation faults ("segfaults," which...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Corsair K70 Lux RGB keeps it quiet with MX Silent switches
— 3:07 PM on August 25, 2017

Input devices are perhaps the most subjective of all PC components. Individuals seek out mice in shapes and configurations based on physiology and desires, and...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Linksys WRT32X AC3200 is designed for a Killer gaming experience
— 12:00 PM on August 25, 2017

Gamers looking for a competitive edge will drop serious coin to reduce lag in their displays, get more frames-per-second from their video cards,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Networking

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Radeon 17.8.2 drivers are primed for PUBG and Destiny 2
— 10:30 AM on August 25, 2017

Along with a design tweak to its website, AMD has released the Radeon 17.8.2 beta drivers. As far as Radeon drivers are concerned, the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller is flashy and customizable
— 9:00 AM on August 25, 2017

Ever since a sizing misstep with the original Xbox "Duke" controller, Microsoft has done a pretty bang-up job in the controller hardware department. The Xbox...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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GeForce 385.41 drivers are ready to meet their Destiny 2
— 2:30 PM on August 24, 2017

If you are one of the millions of players aspiring to a chicken dinner in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and you have a GeForce graphics card,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Corsair's K68 water-resistant gaming keyboard reviewed
— 1:24 PM on August 24, 2017

Corsair's K68 keyboard blends the company's usual recipe of Cherry MX switches and discrete media controls with an unusual new feature: a water-resistant membrane under...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices Gaming

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