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Intel's 32GB Optane Memory storage accelerator reviewed
— 11:08 AM on April 24, 2017

Intel's Optane Memory tech purports to offer most of the responsiveness of an SSD to systems whose primary storage device is a good old hard...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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AMD's Radeon RX 580 and Radeon RX 570 graphics cards reviewed
— 8:00 AM on April 18, 2017

Just under a year has passed since AMD released its Radeon RX 400-series graphics cards, and now the company is back with an improved 14-nm...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Intel gives hard drives a boost with Optane Memory
— 11:00 AM on March 27, 2017

Intel's Optane Memory is the company's latest attempt to boost the pokey performance of systems that rely on a hard drive alone for their storage...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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The Tech Report System Guide: March 2017 edition
— 1:52 PM on March 23, 2017

AMD's Ryzen 7 CPUs and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics card have arrived, and that means it's time for a new edition of The...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X opens new frontiers in datacenter storage
— 11:00 AM on March 19, 2017

Intel's potentially revolutionary 3D Xpoint memory technology arrives today on board the Optane SSD DC P4800X. We dive in to see how this first Optane...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Servers

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics card reviewed
— 8:00 AM on March 9, 2017

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics card brings the power of the Titan X Pascal to mere mortals. We go Inside the Second to see...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Where minimum-FPS figures mislead, frame-time analysis shines
— 7:57 AM on March 7, 2017

Do minimum-frame-rate values tell an important story about system performance, or do they place undue value in outliers? We deploy a new tool to go...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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MSI's Trident 3 compact gaming PC reviewed
— 4:38 PM on February 28, 2017

MSI's Trident 3 compact PC houses a desktop Core i7-7700 CPU and a GeForce GTX 1060 6GB graphics card in a case no larger than...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Aorus' GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Edition 8G graphics card reviewed
— 10:08 AM on February 13, 2017

Aorus is expanding into graphics cards today with the GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Edition 8G, a card that builds on the strong bones of Gigabyte's...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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The Tech Report System Guide: February 2017 edition
— 2:45 PM on February 9, 2017

Intel's desktop Kaby Lake CPUs and their accompanying 200-series motherboards are out now, and that means good news for PC builders everywhere. See how Intel's...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems Miscellaneous

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Patriot's Hellfire 480GB NVMe SSD reviewed
— 4:29 PM on January 11, 2017

Patriot joins the high-end storage fray with its first NVMe SSD, the Hellfire series. We run the 480GB version of this drive through our testing...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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The curtain comes up on AMD's Vega architecture
— 8:00 AM on January 5, 2017

AMD's next-generation Vega architecture is built to crunch huge data sets with a new memory controller, achieve higher throughput with packed math, perform more flexible...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia unveils its GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti for laptops
— 11:00 AM on January 3, 2017

Nvidia is rounding out its push of desktop-class graphics hardware into laptop form factors today with its mobile GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti graphics...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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The Tech Report System Guide: December 2016 edition
— 2:07 PM on December 29, 2016

In this pre-CES edition of The Tech Report System Guide, we account for new products and price cuts in the entry-level graphics card market. We...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems Miscellaneous

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Zotac's Zbox Magnus EN1070 mini-PC reviewed
— 11:24 AM on December 22, 2016

Zotac's Zbox Magnus EN1070 mini-PC packs a GeForce GTX 1070 and a quad-core Intel CPU into a footprint not much larger than a bare Mini-ITX...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Gigabyte's P57X v6 gaming notebook reviewed
— 2:56 PM on December 19, 2016

Powered by Nvidia's mobile GeForce GTX 1070, Gigabyte's P57X v6 laptop promises truly desktop-class desktop-class performance in a relatively compact and portable chassis. We put...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems 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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Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition: an overview
— 8:00 AM on December 8, 2016

Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition is AMD's latest major annual driver release. Though its headline feature, ReLive, promises to be a boon for Radeon owners...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Software

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