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HyperX outfits its Alloy FPS RGB keyboard with all of the lights
— 10:00 AM on September 10, 2018

We deemed HyperX's Alloy FPS keyboard worthy of a TR Recommended award when we reviewed it thanks to its solid steel frame and fat-free...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Report: Intel could move some chipset production to TSMC
— 9:03 AM on September 10, 2018

Intel's delayed transition to the 10-nm node means that every time the company wants to add a leading-edge product to its portfolio, that chip has...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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In the lab: Microsoft's Xbox Adaptive Controller and accessories
— 9:01 AM on September 7, 2018

When Microsoft announced its Xbox Adaptive Controller late this spring, I was not only impressed, but genuinely excited. As some of you know, my oldest daughter...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming Game consoles

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SteelSeries makes its GameDAC USB sound card a free agent
— 1:37 PM on September 5, 2018

PC users might think of discrete digital-to-analog converters as audiophile mysticism, but SteelSeries wants to bring the concrete improvement in audio quality those converters can...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Miscellaneous Gaming

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Tuesday deals: a Micron 1100 2-TB solid-state drive for $252 and more
— 9:28 AM on September 4, 2018

Howdy, gerbils! We hope y'all enjoyed Labor Day, probably with some some judicious BBQing. Around here, I joined the festivities of the Zigurfest music...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Power Storage Displays Mobile computing

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Intel reiterates plans to support VESA Adaptive Sync in its GPUs
— 11:14 AM on August 31, 2018

Three years ago at the late Intel Developer Forum, we broke the story that Intel planned to support the VESA Adaptive Sync variable-refresh-rate display...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Huawei's Kirin 980 is the world's first 7-nm mobile SoC
— 9:25 AM on August 31, 2018

Apple and Qualcomm might get the lion's share of attention for their smartphone SoCs, but Huawei and its HiSilicon arm have long been making leading-edge...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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Deals of the day: an ASRock B350 motherboard for $50 and more
— 5:01 PM on August 30, 2018

Howdy, folks. Bruno is on vacation today, but I've taken up his deal-sniffing mantle to find you the best discounts around on PC hardware right...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Acer XV273K brings 4K, 144 Hz, and FreeSync together
— 10:08 AM on August 29, 2018

Acer isn't saving all of its gaming-monitor fun for Nvidia graphics-card owners this morning. The company is also introducing a brand-new, high-end FreeSync display at...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Tuesday deals: an Adata SX8200 960-GB NVMe drive for $230 and more
— 10:11 AM on August 28, 2018

There's a small cloud of dust in the distance, just above the desert sun and the slowly-rolling balls of tumbleweed. A dark shape in the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Storage Displays Input devices

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Radeon Software 18.8.2 provides fire support for Strange Brigade
— 7:45 AM on August 28, 2018

AMD has released the latest version of its Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition drivers. Version 18.8.2 is optimized for Strange Brigade—one of the titles Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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GlobalFoundries stops development of its 7-nm LP node
— 4:19 PM on August 27, 2018

The frighteningly expensive race for the last shrinks of silicon processes has claimed another contestant. GlobalFoundries announced today that it is suspending development of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Miscellaneous

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AMD Computing and Graphics veep Jim Anderson departs
— 3:11 PM on August 27, 2018

Jim Anderson, senior vice president and general manager of AMD's Computing and Graphics group, is leaving the company. Anderson is perhaps best known for his...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Nvidia 399.07 drivers are ready for the Battlefield V open beta
— 1:51 PM on August 27, 2018

Nvidia released a hot, fresh Game Ready driver for its graphics cards today. Version 399.07 offers a refined gaming experience with the Battlefield V...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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AMD introduces Vega to VDI with Radeon Pro V340
— 8:00 AM on August 27, 2018

AMD has long touted the benefits of its server graphics cards for virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) purposes, and it's updating Radeon Pro cards' ability...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Thursday deals: an RX 580 8 GB, a Ryzen mobo, and games for $275 and more
— 10:43 AM on August 23, 2018

Greetings, folks. I re-joined a band a while back and am furiously both learning and practicing my bass skills (I was doing guitar before). This left...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Displays Memory Mobile computing Gaming

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HP Omen Mindframe headset puts sweaty ears on ice
— 9:00 AM on August 23, 2018

Thermoelectric coolers (or TECs) have long been used to keep CPUs chilly, but HP wants to use that technology to combat an entirely different...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia releases its first official benchmarks for the RTX 2080
— 1:41 PM on August 22, 2018

Nvidia touted some impressive theoretical performance numbers for its GeForce RTX cards during CEO Jensen Huang's keynote this Monday, but the company didn't generally...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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