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Here's 240-FPS footage of AMD's FreeSync tech—and some new info
— 12:11 PM on January 9, 2015

We've been hearing about FreeSync, AMD's answer to Nvidia's G-Sync variable refresh display tech, for just over a year now. This week at CES,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Rat Pro gaming mouse has swappable sensor, analog side scrolling
— 6:12 PM on January 8, 2015

The Rat 7 is the most customizable mouse I've ever used, and it's been my daily driver for more than four year. I love...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Quad-core AMD SoC squeezes into pocketable mini PC
— 1:20 PM on January 8, 2015

Remember Zotac's pocketable "Pico" mini PC? The fanless Bay Trail variant has multiple USB ports, Wi-Fi, wired Ethernet, a mini SD slot, and an...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

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MSI notebook docks with desktop graphics module
— 10:01 AM on January 7, 2015

MSI has a history of demoing external notebook graphics at the Consumer Electronics Show. The firm has a new solution on display this year,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Intel's Compute Stick is a $149 Windows PC to go
— 6:38 PM on January 6, 2015

Those new Broadwell NUCs might be tiny, but Intel has gone even tinier with the Compute Stick: a $149 HDMI dongle that houses an...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Broadwell NUCs have slimmer chassis, faster M.2 x4 storage
— 6:37 PM on January 6, 2015

Intel's NUCs are getting a Broadwell upgrade. Scott checked out the next-gen mini PCs at CES today, and they look pretty sweet. In addition to...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Syber invades living room with gaming PCs, in-home streaming prototype
— 1:36 PM on January 6, 2015

SteamOS isn't yet ready for prime time, but that hasn't stopped CyberPowerPC from introducing a fresh batch of living-room gaming rigs under its Syber brand....

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Broadwell-U powers Gigabyte's latest Brix mini-PCs
— 4:01 PM on January 5, 2015

Gigabyte already has a long line of NUC-like Brix systems, and we've reviewed some of them. At CES today, the company expanded that...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Asus' IPS gaming monitors come in 120Hz, 4K G-Sync flavors
— 2:19 PM on January 5, 2015

Two new models have been added to Asus' growing stable of gaming monitors. The most exciting is the ROG Swift PG27AQ, a 27" unit with...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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HP's Haswell mini PCs start at $180
— 11:12 AM on January 5, 2015

HP is jumping on the mini PC bandwagon with a pair of affordable systems based on Haswell processors. These NUC-like machines have diminutive 5.7"...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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MSI's mechanical gaming notebook has dual GPUs, quad M.2 slots
— 7:34 PM on January 4, 2015

Remember MSI's monstrous Titan GT80 gaming notebook—the one with a mechanical keyboard based on Cherry's MX brown switches? MSI teased the desktop replacement system...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming

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Acer's new G-Sync monitor laced with IPS goodness
— 2:06 PM on January 4, 2015

Acer has introduced a pair of new gaming monitors ahead of next week's Consumer Electronics Show. The most exciting of the two is the...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Deal of the week: A 1080p IPS display for $110, and more
— 10:22 AM on January 2, 2015

2014 was a great year for discounted PC hardware, and 2015 is off to a good start. Here are the deals that caught my eye...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays Memory Gaming

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The PC games of 2015: 418 titles previewed
— 9:08 AM on January 2, 2015

"PC gaming is dying" said a lot of people with big megaphones and bad analytical skills over the years, especially two or three years ago,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Two days of encore deals end the Steam Holiday Sale
— 12:39 PM on December 31, 2014

2014 is drawing to a close, but the final Steam sale of the year is still in full swing. The final batch of encore...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Apple still leads PC satisfaction index but cedes phones to Samsung
— 6:00 AM on December 31, 2014

According to the latest numbers from the American Customer Satisfaction Index, folks are more satisfied with Apple's...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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The Witcher 2, Dragon Age: Origins, and others fill out today's Steam discounts
— 1:31 PM on December 30, 2014

Ready for another batch of discounted Steam games? I thought so. The ongoing 2014 Holiday Sale features the following deals for the next two...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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The Talos Principle sentences pirates to eternity in an elevator
— 9:29 AM on December 30, 2014

A few years ago, Serious Sam 3 developer Croteam punished pirates with the "immortal fast scorpion," an unkillable enemy that effectively halted their progress...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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