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Toshiba's OCZ VX500 512GB SSD reviewed
— 9:23 AM on September 13, 2016

Toshiba's OCZ VX550 steps into the mid-range MLC performance spotlight as the aging VT180 rides into the sunset. We put the newcomer through its paces...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Examining early DirectX 12 performance in Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
— 9:14 PM on September 9, 2016

An early version of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided's DirectX 12 rendering path is available now, and many sites and AMD itself are already producing average...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Adata's Premier SP550 480GB SSD reviewed
— 10:59 AM on September 9, 2016

Adata joins the budget SSD club with its debut TLC drive, the Premier SP550. We ran this drive through our storage bench to see whether...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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AMD unwraps its seventh-generation desktop APUs and AM4 platform
— 4:00 PM on September 6, 2016

AMD's seventh-generation APUs, code-named Bristol Ridge, have been available for a couple months in mobile systems already. The company is now bringing Bristol to the...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs

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Asus' ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1080 graphics card reviewed
— 4:45 PM on September 1, 2016

Asus' graphics cards are favorites of ours at TR, so we were excited when the ROG Strix GeForce GTX 1080 landed in our labs. We...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Build log: we put together a potent VR-ready PC
— 6:13 PM on August 30, 2016

The arrival of Oculus' Rift and HTC's Vive VR headsets is as good an occasion as any to build a brand-new PC, so we tapped...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Intel's Kaby Lake CPUs revealed
— 8:01 AM on August 30, 2016

Intel is raising the curtain on its seventh-generation Core CPUs, code-named Kaby Lake, today. We take a look at the first fruits of Intel's new...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs

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AMD gives us our first real moment of Zen
— 8:00 AM on August 18, 2016

At a special event yesterday evening, AMD gave us our first peek under the hood of the Zen CPU architecture and gave a gutsy performance...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs

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AMD's Radeon RX 460 graphics card reviewed
— 2:49 PM on August 11, 2016

AMD's Radeon RX 460 graphics card is its first to use the tiny Polaris 11 GPU, which promises a major boost in performance-per-watt for its...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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AMD's Radeon RX 470 graphics card reviewed
— 9:14 AM on August 4, 2016

AMD's Radeon RX 470 graphics card uses a slightly cut-down Polaris GPU to deliver a big jump in performance at the $180-and-up price point. We...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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The Tech Report System Guide: August 2016 edition
— 5:14 PM on August 1, 2016

In this edition of The Tech Report System Guide, we account for the choices that AMD's Radeon RX 480 and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1060 afford...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems Miscellaneous

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AMD reveals the full specs of the Radeon RX 460 and RX 470
— 11:19 PM on July 28, 2016

AMD's Radeon RX 460 and RX 470 are the next salvos in its battle to regain a foothold in the sub-$300 graphics market. We examine...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Gigabyte's GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming graphics card reviewed
— 3:40 PM on July 28, 2016

Gigabyte's GeForce GTX 1080 Xtreme Gaming is the first custom-cooled version of Nvidia's biggest, baddest graphics card we've tested. We find out whether it does...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Samsung's Portable SSD T3 reviewed
— 3:57 PM on July 22, 2016

Not all new SSDs go inside your computer. We take a quick look at Samsung's latest V-NAND-powered external drive, the Portable SSD T3, to see...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1070 graphics card reviewed
— 2:52 PM on July 21, 2016

Nvidia's second Pascal graphics card, the GeForce GTX 1070, aims to set a new bar for graphics performance in the $379-and-up price range. We put...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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A quick look at Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card
— 8:20 AM on July 19, 2016

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1060 graphics card is taking the fight to AMD's Radeon RX 480 at $249 and up. We take a quick look at...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Radeon RX 480 performance revisited with AMD's 16.7.1 driver
— 11:59 AM on July 15, 2016

AMD's Radeon RX 480 turned in great performance in our original review, but some sites discovered that the card drew a potentially troublesome amount of...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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AMD's Radeon RX 480 graphics card reviewed
— 8:00 AM on June 29, 2016

AMD's Radeon RX 480 graphics card is its first to use the Polaris 10 GPU, built on 14-nm FinFET process technology. We dive in with...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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