Review: EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2
We check out the EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2 iCX 8G, and heck yeah this is not your regular one. Meet the all custom, cooled and tweaked EVGA "For-The-Win2" Edition. This SKU is a more premium version that comes with some new features, e.g. read sensors everywhere!
Read the full review here.
Noctua Offers free mounting upgrade for upcoming Intel LGA2066 platform and Skylake-X CPUs
Noctua today announced that it will continue its tradition of supplying customers with its premium-class SecuFirm2™ mounting kits for novel platforms free of charge. While most current Noctua heatsinks support the new LGA2066 socket of Intel’s ‘Basin Falls’ X299 platform for ‘Skylake-X’ and ‘Kaby Lake-X’ CPUs out of the box, older models can be upgraded with the NM-I2011 or NM-i20xx kits at no additional cost.Read more
ThermalTake Pacific V-GTX 1080Ti Founders Edition
Thermaltake Pacific V-GTX 1080Ti Founders Edition Transparent is a full-cover water block for NVDIA Geforce GTX 1080 Ti, manufactured with CNC machined copper base, 0.5mm internal fin construction, and an aluminum alloy backplate.Read more
Nvidia GP108-300 GPU Spotted - GeForce GT 1030
NVIDIA is moving forward with a budged oriented GT 1030. The GPU that empowers it has now been spotted including a GPU die photo and AOTS results.Read more
Intel Releases C0 Stepping Atom C2000 Processors To Fix Problems
Intel has released a new version of their Atom C2000 processors, the previous models had an issue that could brick your device if it had the proc, say a NAS. There was an issue with the clock generator.Read more
Guru3D Rig of the Month - April 2017
The March edition of the Guru3D Rig of the April 2017 is here. The turn goes to Mike Norbert who built his own customized PC. The end-result is a nice looking rig of the month April 2017
Check out Mike's rig right here.
Intel Releases Model Numbers Xeon Gold and Platinum-processors
Intel is to release 34 Xeon processors with the new naming schema, fourteen Platinum and Twenty Gold edition processors. These are server processors intended for the Skylake-SP platform. The biggest multi-core version gets 28 cores.Read more
European Court Rules Against Piracy Enabled Media Players
The EU Court of Justice ruled that media players that come pre-configured to stream pirated content are not legal in the European Union. This case was started by a Dutch anti-piracy organization, which brought suit against Filmspeler.nl, a company in the Netherlands selling media players using Kodi and plug-ins which allowed quick and easy access to illegal streaming sites on the net.Read more
Download Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.4.4
You can now download Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.4.4 drivers. The new update have an optimization for "Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III,". The changelog is extensive with this one which you can read on the download page.
Call of Duty: WWII reveal trailer
Activision has officially revealed the next part in the Call of Duty series. Call of Duty: WWII will be released on November 3rd. Call of Duty: WWII follows a famous group of soldiers, the 1st Infantry Division, and its main focus will be Private 'Red' Daniels, a young recruit that landed on the beaches of Normandy, accompanied by his best friend, Robert Zussman. According to Sledgehammer Games, Call of Duty: WWII will not feature health regeneration, and will not offer players the ability to pick up ammo. What this basically means is that players will have to ask their squad to throw them a new magazine to use in case they run out of ammo.
SteelSeries QcK Prism Dual-Surface RGB Illuminated Mousepad
The QcK Prism is the world’s first dual-surface RGB illuminated mousepad, featuring a premium micro-textured cloth that adds friction for more deliberate movements and a hard polymer surface for a fast-paced glide.Read more
Liqid Element PCIe SSD Does 7 GB/s and 1.24M IOPS
Going from fast to fastest, Colorado based Liqid Element is offering a PCIe Add-In-Card SSD. It is intended for the enterprise market, but the values are staggering. How does a NVMe based SSD sound with 7.0 GB/s and 6.3 GB/sec writes ?Read more
EK Releases New Monoblock for ASUS ROG Maximus IX Apex
EK is releasing a new monoblock for the ASUS ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX hardcore overclocking motherboard. The ROG MAXIMUS IX APEX motherboard means serious overclocking potential, so the EK-FB ASUS M9A Monoblock is up to the task of cooling that powerful VRM.Read more
HGST Releases Ultrastar He12 12TB HDDs
WD launched its HGST-branded Ultrastar He12 HDD. The Ultrastar He12 12TB hard drive is the next generation high capacity enterprise-class drive with HelioSeal technology.Read more
Radeon RX Vega to Compete with GTX 1080 Ti and Titan Xp?
In a Q and A session with AMD’s Don Woligroski shed a few words on Radeon RX Vega performance. The Vega card(s) are due to be released in Q2 and according to Don Woligroski would be competing with the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti and Titan Xp.Read more
AOC releases AG322QCX WQHD 144Hz VA Monitor
AOC is set to release its AG322QCX, a WQHD VA panel based monitor that has a 144Hz refresh rate from their AGON lineup of monitors. The new monitor comes with a 2560 x 1440 display resolution and sports a 1800R curve.Read more
Zotac Releases 1060 and 1080 AMP Extreme +
Zotac has added the GeForce GTX 1060 and 1080 AMP Extreme + towards the lineup. Obviously these are the new SKUs with faster clock graphics memory.Read more
Nvidia Offers Three Games with GeForce GTX Bundle For Oculus
Nvidia is releasing a new game-bundle, there's three games you get for free when you purchae your GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, GTX 1080, GTX 1070 or GTX 1060. However, there's a catch, the titles are VR games. So not only do you need to spend hardcore cash on your GPU, you need to have a €749,00 Oculus kit as well.Read more
id Software discusses Ryzen (video)
Hear from id Software’s CTO, Robert Duffy, on how DOOM runs on AMD Ryzen and what their plans and expectations are for the new CPU. The current idTech 6 works very well at taking advantage of multiple threads already.Read more