The TR Podcast 166: Reader questions, Asus answers, and our mobile recs


Plus Assassin's SNAFUs, Corsair cases, and more
— 11:06 PM on November 26, 2014

The Tech Report Podcast

Date: November 26, 2014
Duration: 1:26:20

Hosted by: Jordan Drake

Co-Hosts: Scott Wasson, Geoff Gasior and Cyril Kowaliski

Special Guests: JJ from Asus and Jeff Kampman

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It's a power-packed episode we've put together for your listening pleasure. We introduce two guests, JJ from Asus and our own Jeff Kampman, and discuss a wide variety listener questions, news and reviews—including the woes of Assassin's Creed Unity, Corsair's Carbide Series Air 240 case, and more.

Send in listener mail, and we'll answer on the podcast. - jdrake@techreport.com

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Listener mail:

K80? - from Philip-John:

"Now that we have seen the GM210 in the Tesla K80, when do you think we will see it in a consumer graphics card? Will they initially fill demand for the K80 and then in about 6 months time transition it to the consumer market?"

Sub $300 peripherals? - from Peter:

"Hey TR Team (and Mr. No BBQ for Vancouver aka Geoff Gasior)

I enjoyed reading your TR August peripheral staff picks article but noticed that the cheapest monitor you picked out was barely sub $400.00 . Any chance we could see some staff picks in the future that (or a similar article) for those of us who can’t drop $400.00 plus tax (and likely shipping) on a monitor?"

Tech discussion:

  • Reports: Assassin's Creed Unity is a glitchy performance hog - Read more

    Corsair's Carbide Series Air 240 reviewed - Read more

    TR's November 2014 mobile staff picks - Read more

That's all, folks! We'll see you on the next episode.TR

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