Download Watch Dogs - TheWorse Mod v0.99
You can now download Watch Dogs TheWorse Mod v0.99, his mod for Ubisoft's open world title Watch Dogs.The mod bring improved textures, some E3 effects and well, a whole lot more. This is a must have mod and highly recommend using it as it brings a lot of improvements like Exposure adjusted for clear day-night. FOG reduced and adjusted. Implemented new DOF values to ensure a better visibility and gameplay with the mod. Lighting adjusted again. Light color and spotlight volume color of the helicopter light changed (Mostly for testing). New camera values for a better view of aiden and overall. LOD values changed and adjusted for better performance-quality. Bloom enhanced. Many other changes and adjustments.
EVGA retracts PrecisionX 15 download - issues a statement
Over the past few days our findings as posted in our article received and created a lot of feedback from the community, both positive and negative. In our article we identified that EVGA for the bigger part cloned Rivatuner. A lot has happened since then as you guys have been able to read and follow. We have more details and a statement after the break.Read more
Download CPU-Z version 1.70
You can now download CPU-Z version 1.70, the latest revision adds support for the Core i5-4690K and Pentium G3258 but offers also initial support for DDR4 and the Haswell-E based Intel core i7-5960X, i7-5930K, i7-5820K. CPU-Z is a diagnostic tool that provides information on your CPU, including: processor name and vendor, core stepping and process, processor package, internal and external clocks, clock multiplier, partial overclock detection, processor features, supported instructions sets, L1 and L2 cache information, location, size, speed, and technology.
ASUS ROG Launches Maximus VII Formula Series
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Maximus VII Formula and Maximus VII Formula/Watch Dogs, Z97 chipset-based ATX gaming motherboards ready for the latest 4th-, new 4th- and 5th-generation Intel Core processors - codenamed 'Haswell', 'Haswell Refresh', 'Haswell Refresh K-Series' ('Devil's Canyon') and 'Broadwell' - and engineered with many new and exclusive ROG game-boosting features. The Maximus VII Formula series supports dual-channel up to DDR 3300+ (OC) memory, and quad-GPU SLI and 3-way CrossFireX for gaming rigs with multiple graphics-processing units (multi-GPU). The new motherboard series also includes two SATA Express and ten SATA 3.0 connectors, as well as eight USB 3.0 and six USB 2.0 ports.Read more
Nvidia GeForce GTX 870 and GTX 880 available in November
I can write with pretty good indication that in the November 2014 we will see Nvidia launch their new GeForce GTX 870 and GTX 880 graphics cards. Last week at an Nvidia event a little birdie already whispered in my ears 'we'll see you again soon Hilbert'. More info from an external source however indicates that 28nm Maxwell based GPUs (indeed not 20nm) will be released within roughly three months time.Read more
MSI Unleashes GeForce GTX 880M based GT72 Dominator Pro Gaming Notebook
MSI released their GT72 Dominator Pro, a new mobile gaming notebook. Designed for the mobile gamer who demands gaming prowess and unmatched gaming experience above all, the GT72 Dominator Pro gaming notebooks are armed with top-of-the-line components, including an Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M discrete graphics, Killer DoubleShot Pro, Super RAID, and more.Read more
Linksys adds Three New WiFi Range Extenders
Linksys announced its new lineup of Linksys Wi-Fi Range Extenders. Consumers often experience a weak wireless signal in some parts of their house or apartment caused by blocking elements such as walls or interference from other devices like baby monitors, microwaves or DECT phones. The new Linksys Range Extenders help maximize wireless coverage and help eliminate "dead spots" in the Wi-Fi coverage throughout the home.Read more
QNAP Adds Support for HGST 6 TB Helium SAS HDDs
QNAP Systems, Inc., a professional network attached storage (NAS) provider, today announced that its Enterprise and SMB class Turbo NAS products support the 6TB HGST Ultrastar He6 helium-filled SAS hard disk drive (HDD). By incorporating HGST's HelioSeal platform technology, business users receive enhanced NAS performance with maximized storage capacity and low power for reduced total cost of ownership.Read more
Cooler Master adds CM Storm Devastator and QuickFire Rapid-i updates
Cooler Master, a leading creator, innovator and manufacturer of desktop components, mobile accessories, and gaming peripherals, announced today new variants of the Devastator Keyboard and Mouse Combo and QuickFire Rapid-i Mechanical Gaming Keyboard.Read more
New SandForce controller to arrive in Q4 2014?
Word from Tech report is that the long awaited SandForce's SF3700 SSD controller may finally see daylight late this year. The new NAND Flash controller features would get a rather unusual nine-channel design with support for up to 2TB NAND memory and support for both SATA and PCI Express.Read more
Review: ASUS Essence STX II 7.1 Sound Card
Join us as we review the ASUS Essence STX II 7.1 Sound Card. The Xonar Sound Machine decided to switch gears and once again has aimed their design prowess at the high end add in soundcard market. The Xonar soundcard line started with the early D series card, with their last contributions being the premium STX and PCI 7.1 version, the ST Deluxe. Both these premium cards are considered high grade products to the PC audio world. That being said, it begs the question; Can ASUS truly surpass these earlier heavy weight products with their new Essence STX II 7.1?
Read our full review right here.
Xilence Performance A series Entry-level Power Supply Series
Xilence, specialist in cooling, power supply and noise reduction in PCs and notebooks, presents the Performance A power supply series - which is the first new product line after the takeover by Listan. The new power supply series of Xilence is positioned in the entry-level segment but shines with efficiency, a complete security package and quality components. The new power supply series is aimed both to resellers, as well as at price-performance conscious end users.Read more
KINGMAX Releases a M.2 SATA3 Solid State Drive
The common interface M.2 SSD that made its debut in 2013 has started to enter the application market recently. The major memory manufacturer KINGMAX is now officially announcing the release of a new M.2 SSD product to manufacturers. M.2 SSD (originally known as NGFF) evolved from the Mini PCI-E (PCI Express mini Card) specifications, and supports PCI-E and SATA interfaces simultaneously.Read more
Watch Microsoft's demo of Skype's real-time translation service
This demo starts a little rough but for the bigger part that is certainly impressive. Check out real-time voice and language translation. Microsoft said that they hope to have this feature in public beta later this year, and the use cases for the tool are quite obvious; the demo was translating from German to English and English to German.
Corsair Flash Voyager GTX USB Flash Drive Now Available
Corsair announced the availability of the Flash Voyager® GTX USB 3.0 flash drive that was announced at Computex in June. Available in 256GB and 128GB capacities, the Flash Voyager GTX is the fastest USB flash drive Corsair has ever produced, offering blisteringly fast peak transfer speeds of up to 450MB/sec read and 350MB/sec write, vastly reducing waiting time when accessing or transferring files on the go.Read more
Did EVGA just Steal the Rivatuner RTSS design concept into PrecisionX 15 ?
EVGA today is launching a new build of PrecisionX, this will be build 15. EVGA has made a move to developing the tweaking utility in-house, meaning they will cut ties with the previous developing programmer. By itself interesting news, but unfortunately this has to be the most awkward story I have ever written in the history of Guru3D.com Did EVGA copy the entire Rivatuner design and features concept from the original programmer ? Read more after the break (update #5 )Read more
Creative Launches SB Inferno Gaming Headset
The Creative SB Inferno represents the best audio for serious PC, Mac, smart device gamers as well as PS4. The headset's 40 mm full spectrum Neodymium drivers deliver powerful audio, while its plush earpads and lightweight headband provide excellent comfort. Furthermore, the headset's detachable microphone with an easily accessible in-line volume control makes it a perfect headset for gaming, as well as for music entertainment and voice communication.Read more
ASUS Xonar U5 USB Soundcard and Headphone Amplifier
ASUS today announced the availability of Xonar U5, a compact USB-powered sound card and headphone amplifier featuring true 5.1-channel surround sound, 192kHz/24-bit high-definition audio, Perfect Voice technology, and dedicated microphone and output volume controls for incredible gaming, music and movie experiences. Xonar U5 comes with Sonic Studio, powerful configuration software that allows complete, fine-tuned control of the audio experience via an elegant and intuitive user interface.Read more