Guru3D.com PC Buyers Guide Winter 2014
This is the 2014 Winter Edition PC Buyers Guide and it outlines a set of recommendations of products we feel are great components to build yourself a nice gaming rig. We have several different system recommendations and something special to choose from so read all out it after the break.
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Far Cry 4 - Patch 1.5
In case you didn't notice it just yet, Ubisoft has released the latest PC update for Far Cry 4 that supposedly addresses the game's stuttering issues, as well as a number of graphical issues.Read more
New Nvidia PhysX FleX features
PhysX FleX is a particle based simulation technique for real-time visual effects. So far we showed examples for rigid body stacking, particle piles, soft bodies and fluids. In this video we'll be showing some of the new advancements within PhysX FleX.
Official Elite: Dangerous Launch Trailer
Elite: Dangerous is lifting off on December 16, so the folks at Frontier Developments are deploying one last step before the big launch. The game is hitting its Gamma 2.0 stage today and Frontier is celebrating with a new launch trailer.
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 In January 2015
It looks like Nvidia is lifting the release of the pending GeForce GTX 960 over the Christmas season, a little weird as the plan right now seems to be a release in late January 2014. So that thus would be after people have spend their money on Christmas presents.Read more
Windows 8.1 now has .MKV support
If you grab the videoplayer in the Windows Store then you after what 7 years, Microsoft finally decided to add support for the MKV container format. The Video App is called XBox Video btw. By using it end-users no linger have to download 3rd party applications to playback such movies.Read more
Rise of the Tomb Raider to be Published by Microsoft
A Microsoft executive has confirmed that the corporation will act as publisher for Square Enix's Rise of the Tomb Raider. Microsoft's agreement to act as publisher likely means it will handle marketing and distribution costs; which possibly could be a responsibility it has taken to help broker the exclusivity deal in the first place.Read more
ASUSTOR NAS Devices Upgrading to ADM 2.3
ASUSTOR announced that it is releasing the ASUSTOR Data Master (ADM) 2.3 operating system for all of its NAS devices (6, 3 and 2 Series). All ASUSTOR NAS users will be able to upgrade online to ADM 2.3, in order to enjoy a newly redesigned user interface along with brand new applications for both multimedia and business use.Read more
AMD Moves to Nasdaq
AMD announced that it is transferring its stock exchange listing to The Nasdaq Stock Market from The New York Stock Exchange, effective after market close on December 31, 2014. AMD shares are expected to begin trading as a Nasdaq-listed security on January 2, 2015 and will continue to trade under the symbol AMD.Read more
AMD Catalyst 14.12 Driver - The Omega Driver
We have a quick article up on the new AMD Omega driver, or just 14.12 WHQL driver. The most prominent one will be VSR rendering, you guys also know this as super sampling and as DSR.
Fractal Design releases Kelvin T12 S24 and S36 LCS
The Kelvin water cooling is an open loop DIY system, a perfect option for those users looking for powerful water cooling with the benefits of a DIY system provides and the conveniences AIO systems deliver. Kelvin allows you to expand and improve the cooling for your system like the professionals.Read more
Silent Hill P.T. Recreated With Unreal Engine 4 engine
Check this out, djoexe has been working these past months on a recreation of Silent Hill P.T. in Unreal Engine 4, and released a couple of days ago a flythrough video from it. Based on the awesome demo on PS4, he recreated this beautiful environment on the Unreal Engine 4. Video after the break.
MSI Bundles Far Cry 4 with Gaming Series Motherboards
MSI is pleased to announce a new partnership with Ubisoft Entertainment which is the famous game publisher of Fary Cry series. Far Cry 4 offers gamer things like experiencing the fantasy world of Shangri La to explore and tiger to control. All of this happens in a beautiful but deadly setting that gamers can’t wait to dive into.Read more
Marvell DRAM-less NVMe SSD Controller
Marvell announced the world's first DRAM-less NVMe (Non-Volatile Memory Express) solid state drive (SSD) controller for mass market mobile computing solutions with industry-leading NANDEdge low-density parity check (LDPC) technology supporting triple-level cell (TLC) and 3D NAND.Read more
Download AIDA 5.00
Download AIDA64 version 5.00 - What was known as EVEREST is AIDA, a shareware hardware diagnostics and memory benchmarking solution for home PC users. The changelist is pretty massive, more info at the link.
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Seagate launches 8TB Archive HDD at 250 EURO
Last week we reported that Seagate was launching a 6TB HDD, this week we can report that they have released an 8TB HDD for just 250 EURO. These drives are intended for NAS storage and are not the fastest platters spinning at 5900 RPM. However, the new models hold 8TB of data.Read more
Review: Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD
Join us as we review the hottest SSD on the globe, the Samsung 850 EVO SSD. The new SSD is a stunning series of storage technology as it is has enthusiast class speed, yet is made to be very competitive in pricing. Armed with truckloads of performance and that attractive pricing, Samsung will awe you ...
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EK offers Water Blocks for GIGABYTE X99 Motherboards
EK launches a new, universal hybrid water cooling kit for GIGABYTE X99 series motherboards, consisting of a MOSFET water block and a passive PCH heatsink.Read more