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Tuesday deals: a Radeon RX 570 8 GB for $150 and much more
— 2:00 PM on January 15, 2019

Hello, fine gerbils. It's with great pleasure that about three years on, I can finally enable FreeSync on my Acer XF270HU. Back when I...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Power Memory Input devices Mobile computing

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Mushkin refreshes its SSD lineup, including 2 TB Pilot-E
— 10:12 AM on January 13, 2019

It's been quite some time since we had a Mushkin SSD laid bare on our testbench, but the company hasn't been sitting on its laurels since...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Cooler Master’s SK series low-profile keyboards show promise
— 4:47 PM on January 10, 2019

Cooler Master showed off three low-profile keyboards at CES 2019, each one sporting Cherry MX RGB Low-Profile Red switches and wireless capabilities. Between the three...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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ASRock's DeskMini A300 brings Raven Ridge to STX
— 12:11 AM on January 10, 2019

Remember the Mini-STX form factor? Do you remember "5x5," then? Well, in any case, the smallest socketed desktop systems around are based on...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Zen 2-based Ryzen and Epyc processors are coming this summer
— 4:32 PM on January 9, 2019

After the Radeon VII demo at its CES 2019 keynote, AMD CEO Lisa Su talked a bit more about gaming and then moved straight into...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Toshiba's tiny BG4 SSDs have a renewed sense of speed
— 10:07 AM on January 9, 2019

Toshiba's ball-grid-array SSDs offer OEMs a tempting blend of low cost, small size, and energy efficiency, but thus far those perks have come at the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Gigabyte's Aorus RGB SSDs light up high-end storage
— 8:43 AM on January 9, 2019

Do you prefer your storage devices to be understated and out of the way? Well, too bad. Gigabyte's new Aorus RGB NVMe SSDs demand to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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HTC Vive Pro Eye delivers eye-tracking, while Vive Cosmos is untethered
— 2:46 AM on January 9, 2019

HTC is already the lead dog in the VR world, and it continued its effort to separate from the pack by announcing two new headsets...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices Gaming

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Intel's Optane H10 marries 3D XPoint with NAND flash
— 10:25 PM on January 8, 2019

Hybrid storage is nothing new. Back in the early years of SSDs going mainstream, some companies started to make drives and systems that sought to combine the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Tuesday deals: a GeForce RTX 2070 for $450 and much more
— 1:16 PM on January 8, 2019

Good afternoon, gerbils and gerbilettes. CES is in full swing and pretty much every manufacturer is looking to make as big as splash as possible....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays Input devices Gaming

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Intel brings 10-nm Ice Lake CPUs, Lakefield SoCs, and more to CES
— 11:11 AM on January 8, 2019

Intel may have announced six new Core CPUs at its CES keynote in Las Vegas last night, but that's not really the company's most...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Patriot's Viper SSDs are poised to strike
— 2:12 AM on January 8, 2019

Patriot brought a staggering array of components and peripherals to display at CES this year, including its entire current SSD lineup. The Burst and Scorch...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel releases six more 9th-generation CPUs, most without graphics
— 8:18 PM on January 7, 2019

At its CES 2019 keynote, Intel moved very fast. To be fair, the company had a lot to show—or at least, a lot to talk...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD-powered Chromebooks are on the way
— 11:01 AM on January 6, 2019

Along with the reveal of the second-generation Ryzen Mobile processors, AMD also announced a couple of new chips bound for Chromebooks. The long-time x86 underdog...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Friday deals: a 960-GB SSD for $103 and much more
— 11:12 AM on January 4, 2019

Greetings. Brrr, it's chilly today. Yes, I know, I get really mild weather compared to other world regions, but I'm still entitled to moan about...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Memory Input devices

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USB Type-C is getting safer with cryptographic authentication
— 9:00 AM on January 3, 2019

It’s been nearly three years in the making, but the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has launched the USB Type-C Authentication Program. It’s...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems

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Adata to debut new DDR4 memory, XPG "gaming" SSD, and more at CES 2019
— 2:15 PM on January 2, 2019

In case you've somehow lost track of time amid the holiday break, CES is a week away. As Seth noted, we'll be at...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Wednesday deals: a 32", 165-Hz FreeSync display for $330 and more
— 1:23 PM on January 2, 2019

Howdy, folks. The Christmas and New Year festivities are over, and we'd guess that every gerbil is hung over from gorging on far too much...

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

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