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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card reviewed
— 6:56 PM on June 24, 2016

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 is the company's first consumer graphics card to feature its new Pascal architecture, fabricated on a next-generation 16-nm process node. We...

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Oculus removes hardware check DRM from Rift exclusives
— 4:37 PM on June 24, 2016

We've reported in the past on the ongoing saga regarding game exclusivity on the Oculus Rift and user group LibreVR's attempts to break...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Only one month to go before the "second-10th" TR BBQ
— 2:32 PM on June 24, 2016

Family and friends can attest to the fact that I caught "BBQ brain" early this year. There's just something about a ten-year anniversary that feels...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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Deals of the week: an affordable Core i7-6700K and gaming gear
— 10:18 AM on June 24, 2016

Gentlemen, I am sorry to inform you that your wallet will remain under siege for the time being. Yesterday's Steam Summer sale offensive is...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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3DMark is getting a full-featured DirectX 12 benchmark
— 8:09 AM on June 24, 2016

Preeminent benchmarking tool 3DMark is getting a new game-like benchmark to test DirectX 12 performance soon, according to the Futuremark blog. The new test,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Here's a first look at AMD's Radeon RX 480 graphics card
— 10:50 AM on June 23, 2016

Information about AMD's Radeon RX 480 graphics card has leaked like a sieve the past couple days. Along with the card itself, AMD sent...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Gigabyte's P57W gaming laptop reviewed
— 8:57 AM on June 23, 2016

17" laptops have long been maligned for their bulk, but the onward march of technology means one can now get a big machine like Gigabyte's...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Hasselblad makes world's first mirrorless medium-format camera
— 4:32 PM on June 22, 2016

Here's something you don't see every day. TR photo enthusiasts will be plenty familiar with the concept of the mirrorless camera by now. These next-gen...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Rumor: AMD Zen chipsets suffering USB 3.1 setback
— 3:37 PM on June 22, 2016

File this one under "probably not a problem, probably." Rumor has it that while AMD's Zen processors are on track and "have a...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Radeon RX 480 reference card gets dissected at Chinese site
— 11:19 AM on June 22, 2016

Everyone loves a naked graphics card with all its parts laid bare for the world to see. The latest beauty to grace the front pages...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia Pascal cards still exhibit high-refresh-rate "power bug"
— 10:22 AM on June 22, 2016

A while back, we reported on a weird issue with GeForce graphics cards and multiple-display setups with refresh rates higher than 60 Hz. The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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Rumor: AMD Radeon RX 480 clock speeds leak
— 9:11 AM on June 22, 2016

The rumor mill is all abuzz about AMD's upcoming Radeon RX 480 graphics card and its Polaris GPU. Until now, there was no information...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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MSI responds to GeForce 10-series firmware doping fracas
— 4:48 PM on June 21, 2016

MSI released a statement today regarding the "review card doping" accusations leveled at the company by hardware review site TechPowerUp. In the statement, MSI...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Gigabyte puts its Xtreme Gaming GeForce GTX 1080 under water
— 1:46 PM on June 20, 2016

When we wrote about Gigabyte's GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming a little while back, we called it the company's "top-end" offering. At the time,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia's Tesla P100 will slot into PCI Express in Q4 2016
— 9:49 AM on June 20, 2016

Nvidia's Tesla P100 used a special mezzanine connector for its proprietary NVLink interface when it arrived in April. That interface isn't common in typical...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Homegrown 93PFLOP supercomputer cements China's Top500 lead
— 9:24 AM on June 20, 2016

The Top500 list of most powerful supercomputers in the world got a new king today. The Sunway TaihuLight, a new installation at the National Supercomputing...

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The Tech Report System Guide: June 2016 edition
— 12:23 PM on June 18, 2016

In this edition of our System Guide, Intel's Broadwell-E CPUs and Nvidia's Pascal graphics cards come together to make for one heck of an exciting...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Deals of the week: a Core i7-6700K for $314.99 and more
— 12:15 PM on June 17, 2016

It's Friday, gerbils, and you know what that means. That's right, you've survived another week, and your reward is a basket of PC hardware deals...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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