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Bargain basement: an EVGA RTX 2080 FTW3 for $720 and much more
— 2:30 PM on May 21, 2019

Graphics cards these days are pretty darn fast but also priced accordingly, and we don't often lead deals posts with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Input devices Mobile computing Networking

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Report: AMD Navi details come to light courtesy of a loose-lipped Sapphire rep
— 1:30 PM on May 21, 2019

If you're someone who reads this site regularly, I don't have to tell you that Nvidia is pretty much dominating the graphics card market right...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Bargain basement: 32 GB of 3600 MT/s RAM for $160 and much, much more
— 1:18 PM on May 17, 2019

Here's quite the shocking deal. RAM prices have been quite low of late, but what if we had a kit that's fast and capacious and cheap? Yep,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Power Storage Memory Mobile computing

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HP launches a new lineup of Omen & Pavilion gamer gear
— 3:30 PM on May 15, 2019

HP would like you to know that it's got a new line of gaming products out. Normally I'm not overly concerned with what HP would...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Displays Input devices Mobile computing Gaming

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Bargain basement: a Dell G5 with a Core i9 and a 144 Hz G-Sync display for $1180, and more
— 11:14 AM on May 14, 2019

Greeting, folks. There isn't much time for pleasantries today, other than to mention that it's real sunny out there and I wish I wasn't swamped...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage Displays Memory Mobile computing

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Save the date: the TR BBQ XVI is happening on August 10th
— 8:38 AM on May 10, 2019

The countdown for the TR BBQ XVI has officially begun. If you're unfamiliar, the TR BBQ is a yearly gathering of TR forum goers on the...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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Bargain basement: a GTX 1660 card and an Intel 660p 1 TB SSD for $290 and more
— 11:06 AM on May 3, 2019

Greetings, folks! After half a dozen sessions with a physical therapist and a few chiropractor adjustments, my back and shoulder have seen massive improvements. This...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Mobile computing Networking

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Intel confirms that Xe will have ray-tracing hardware acceleration
— 11:00 AM on May 2, 2019

It would have been all too easy to overlook a blog post about professional rendering and visual effects over at Intel's IT Peer Network...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD mixes Navi and Zen 2 details into Q1 financials
— 3:30 PM on May 1, 2019

AMD had something of a disappointing first quarter of 2019 according to the company's first quarter financial report. Revenue, operating income, and net income were...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 1800X for $178, a Ryzen 5 2600 for $150, and more
— 11:42 AM on April 30, 2019

Greetings, gerbils. It's a fair day today, and when I'm done with work, I'll be going into my power armor in Fallout 4. I'm a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Power Memory Networking

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GeForce beta driver 430.53 hotfix lets you reclaim your CPU cycles
— 9:00 AM on April 30, 2019

If you read the entirety of this post about the launch of the GeForce GTX 1650, you may recall that we noted the release...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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AMD releases 50th Anniversary "Gold Edition" versions of its top Ryzen and Radeon parts
— 10:00 AM on April 29, 2019

UPDATE: Newegg contacted us to let us know that there will not actually be a drawing for a free Ryzen 3000 CPU for purchasers of the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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GeForce GTX 1650 launches at $149, exactly as predicted
— 2:00 PM on April 23, 2019

Well, to the surprise of absolutely no-one, the leaked specifications for the GeForce GTX 1650 that showed up last week were completely correct. So saying,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Rumor: VideoCardz leaks specifications for 75W GeForce GTX 1650
— 12:30 PM on April 17, 2019

We all like to salivate over the capabilities of high-end graphics cards. The reality is that most folks—perhaps even most gerbils, these days—are going to...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Bargain basement: an Intel 660p 2 TB for $191, a Core i7 Surface Laptop for $780, and more
— 11:19 AM on April 16, 2019

G'afternoon. Yesterday I scratched a very minor item off my bucket list—I took a short ferry ride from São Jacinto to Gafanha da...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Mobile computing

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Friday night topic: Preserving our gaming heritage
— 4:19 PM on April 12, 2019

This afternoon as I try to avoid getting real work done, I'm listening to Digital Eclipse producer Frank Cifaldi's talk from GDC entitled It's Still Emulation:...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Gaming

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 2700X and a mobo for $320 and much more
— 10:47 AM on April 12, 2019

A fair day, good gerbils. While I'd like to think that I have a decent enough moral compass, I've been considering the infliction of bodily...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Power Storage Displays Memory

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GeForce 425.31 drivers bring DXR to the masses
— 1:43 PM on April 11, 2019

So you're curious about this "RTX" thing but not curious enough to plonk down the money for an RTX-enabled graphics card that may not be a huge...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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