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Release roundup: Thunderbolt mobos, Gold PSUs, and gaming headsets
— 5:47 PM on December 13, 2013

This week in our release roundup, we bring tidings from BitFenix, Enermax, Gigabyte, and MSI. "BitFenix - Introducing Flo Headset." This...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Multimedia Power

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AMD delays driver with broader frame pacing support until January
— 11:03 AM on December 13, 2013

AMD has pushed back the release of a beta driver meant to bring frame pacing to Eyefinity multi-monitor configs and 4K displays—and to a bunch of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Updated: Some GPUs are in short supply, but why?
— 11:16 AM on December 12, 2013

You may have noticed, as we did when preparing our latest system guide update, that some of the highest-profile gaming GPUs, like the Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia's G-Sync is smooth as expected; more soon
— 9:22 AM on December 12, 2013

You may see a few previews of Nvidia's G-Sync technology around the web today. I also have a pre-production G-Sync monitor here in Damage...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Asus teases custom Radeon R9 290X with DirectCU II cooler
— 12:47 PM on December 9, 2013

The Radeon R9 290X is a beast—and a toasty one at that. Cards based on AMD's reference design appear to be thermally limited, especially...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cooling

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AMD issues statement on R9 290X speed variability, press samples
— 12:59 PM on December 5, 2013

In the wake of our investigation into whether retail Radeon R9 290X cards are slower than press samples, AMD has issued a statement on...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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MSI's latest Z87 motherboard, GeForce GTX 760 graphics card have Mini-ITX dimensions
— 2:00 AM on December 4, 2013

MSI has introduced a pair of pint-sized products primed for small-form-factor gaming rigs. One is a Mini-ITX motherboard based on Intel's top-of-the-line Haswell platform,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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Unofficial AMD roadmap details desktop plans through 2015
— 11:41 AM on December 3, 2013

Last month, AMD released an updated desktop roadmap that laid out its plans for 2014. We learned that an FX refresh isn't in...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Nvidia releases GeForce Experience, Shield software updates
— 5:21 PM on December 2, 2013

Looks like Nvidia was busy over the holiday weekend. On Monday, the company rolled out two software updates: one for its GeForce Experience utility and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Personal tech

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Cyber Monday deals: Hardware edition
— 11:00 AM on December 2, 2013

Geoff has already covered some of the game discounts available for Cyber Monday this year. Now, let's have a look at some of the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays Input devices Personal tech

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Etc.
— 9:50 AM on December 2, 2013

Morning, all. I hope you had a good Thanksgiving and holiday weekend. Mine was restful and low-key, which is what I was craving...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics The Tech Report

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New GeForce beta drivers include AC4 tweaks
— 11:27 AM on November 27, 2013

About ready for four days of overeating and gaming? If you have an Nvidia graphics card in your PC, then you might want to grab...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Leaked Kaveri slide makes performance claims, mentions dedicated SSD interface
— 11:11 AM on November 26, 2013

Fresh details have leaked out on AMD's next-gen Kaveri APU. An official-looking slide posted by Extreme Spec highlights several features of the upcoming...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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Carmack to leave id, focus on Oculus
— 5:11 PM on November 22, 2013

Wow. Talk about unexpected. Earlier today, id Software announced that John Carmack, the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Intel reveals upcoming Atom SoCs, opens foundry business to competitors
— 10:07 AM on November 22, 2013

Intel made some interesting revelations at an investor event yesterday. Perhaps the most telling came from chairman Andy Bryant, who admitted to being "a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing Personal tech

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Sniper Elite 3 to tap AMD's Mantle API
— 5:02 PM on November 21, 2013

Another game has joined the ranks of Mantle-enabled titles. Earlier today, Rebellion Entertainment announced plans to use AMD's new graphics API in Sniper Elite...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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AMD to give away 1,000 Battlefield 4 keys through Facebook
— 9:38 AM on November 20, 2013

As promised, AMD has kicked off its massive Battlefield 4 giveaway on Facebook. The giveaway involves 1,000 license codes for the game, and entering is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Latest Nvidia drivers support new Assassin's Creed, Need For Speed games
— 4:48 PM on November 19, 2013

All right, you probably know the drill by now. Nvidia has released a new batch of drivers bearing certification from Microsoft's Windows Hardware Quality...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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