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ViewSonic releases a raft of G-Sync and FreeSync monitors at CES
— 3:54 PM on January 5, 2016

Hot on Acer's heels, ViewSonic is showing off its display wares at CES 2016. The company is pulling back the curtain on its...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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HTC demos its Vive Pre VR development kit
— 1:23 PM on January 5, 2016

HTC may have delayed the release of its upcoming Vive virtual reality headset until April, but it's been busy in the meantime. Its second...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Acer's monitor lineups get new models and USB Type-C
— 1:27 PM on January 4, 2016

Acer's monitor portfolio is growing quickly, and the firm doesn't seem to be easing up on the throttle. The company just announced new monitors...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Biostar sticks a Type-R logo on its Racing Series mobos
— 9:38 AM on December 31, 2015

Biostar is adding a trio of motherboards to its lineup today under the Racing Series umbrella. The mobos are clad in a racing motif with...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Asus goes all-out with its ROG Maximus VIII Formula motherboard
— 4:05 PM on December 30, 2015

Holy mother of heatsinks and SATA ports, we thank you for this motherboard we're about to cover. Asus has unleashed another Republic of Gamers motherboard...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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ASRock joins the Skylake Xeon fun with two C232 mobos
— 10:51 AM on December 28, 2015

Some mobo makers recently announced consumer-oriented models based on Intel's C232 chipset support, and ASRock is joining in on the fun. The firm...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Biostar jumps on the locked-Skylake overclocking bandwagon
— 10:37 AM on December 23, 2015

ASRock isn't the only manufacturer allowing builders to overclock locked Skylake CPUs on its Z170 boards. Today, Biostar announced a BIOS update that enables this type...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Oculus ships Rift SDK 1.0 and final hardware to select developers
— 8:34 PM on December 22, 2015

Oculus' Rift headset has has reached another milestone on its path to release. As of this week, Oculus is providing its Rift SDK 1.0 and...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Displays

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AMD delays its dual-Fiji graphics card to the second quarter of 2016
— 1:50 PM on December 22, 2015

This summer, AMD's Lisa Su showed the world a dual-GPU Fiji card. That card, codenamed "Gemini," was apparently meant to have launched by the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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Asus' E3 Pro Gaming V5 mobo lets Xeons get their game on
— 7:28 PM on December 21, 2015

If you want to fuel your productivity with a Xeon E3-1200 v5 processor without also sacrificing your gaming thrills, Asus has a Christmas gift...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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MSI unveils two workstation motherboards for Skylake Xeons
— 11:10 AM on December 18, 2015

It’s always such a hassle when Santa puts a workstation processor in my Christmas stocking without leaving an appropriate motherboard under the tree. MSI is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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NEC's EA305WMi and EA275WMi monitors are a media pro's dream
— 10:37 AM on December 17, 2015

NEC is a name known in the monitor arena for quality displays, and its MultiSync family keeps growing. The company has released two new models...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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ASRock turns on Z170 overclocking for locked Skylake CPUs
— 10:29 AM on December 15, 2015

A couple days back, we covered some rumors about the possibility that locked Intel Skylake CPUs could be overclockable after all. That day is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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AMD will bring FreeSync to HDMI early next year
— 8:51 AM on December 8, 2015

AMD's Radeon Technologies Group treated us to a sneak peek of its upcoming plans for FreeSync over HDMI and UHD content on Radeons next year...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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MSI's Eco motherboards let owners fine-tune power consumption
— 8:25 AM on November 27, 2015

While we Americans are still sleeping off our Thanksgiving celebrations, MSI has unveiled some Skylake-compatible updates to its Eco series of motherboards: the H170M...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Gigabyte's Z170X-Gaming G1 motherboard reviewed
— 4:18 PM on November 25, 2015

Gigabyte's Z170X-Gaming G1 is the very definition of top end. This board is four-way CrossFire and SLI ready, thanks to a PLX PCIe switch chip....

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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Acer XF270HU IPS monitor hooks Radeons up with 144Hz FreeSync
— 11:56 AM on November 23, 2015

Acer's XB270HU display is one of the more popular Nvidia G-Sync monitors on the market. Sadly, Radeon owners can't take advantage of the XB270HU's...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Pros can go ultra-wide with Acer's B346C and B346CK monitors
— 9:40 AM on November 13, 2015

Variable-refresh-rate tech is all the rage now, but it's reasonable to say not every user is a gamer. Content creation professionals need correct colors above...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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