AMD limits Nvidia SLI to X370 chipset motherboards
Published in Motherboards


Crossfire works on B350 as well

According to the latest detailed specifications of the upcoming AMD socket AM4 motherboards, it appears that only the high-end X370 chipset will actually support Nvidia SLI while Crossfire will also be available on mid-range B350 chipset motherboards.

Mass Effect: Andromeda gets PC system requirements
Published in Games


Launching on March 21st

EA and Bioware have released official PC system requirements for its upcoming Mass Effect: Andromeda game that has gone gold and will be launching on March 21st.

LG officially unveils its new G6 flagship smartphone
Published in Mobiles


5.7-inch screen packed in a 5.2-inch body

During its scheduled pre-MWC 2017 event, LG has officially unveiled its new G6 flagship smartphone, coming with a FullVision 18:9 aspect-ratio 5.7-inch screen and powered by Qualcomm's well-known Snapdragon 821 SoC.

Cooler Master goes bonkers on  MasterLiquid AiO coolers
Published in News


New pump design and AM4 support

Cooler Master has shown off its MasterLiquid 240 and MasterLiquid 120 series AiO liquid coolers that,  it claims,  feature a whole new pump design as well as out of the box support for AMD's Ryzen AM4 CPUs.

AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 3 CPUs are late
Published in Processors
Friday, 24 February 2017 17:57

AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 3 CPUs are late


Q2 for Ryzen 5 and 2H 2017 for Ryzen 3

It seems that we will have to wait a bit for the rest of the Ryzen lineup as, according to AMD, six-core and quad-core parts will be coming sometime in the second quarter and the second half of this year.

Razer shows off its own Power Bank external battery
Published in News


Packing 12,800mAh of capacity

Razer said its new product that is actually an external battery unit, called the Razer Power Bank,  not only has plenty of USB ports but packs 12,800mAh battery capacity.

AMD Ryzen 7 1800X breaks Cinebench R15 record
Published in Processors
Thursday, 23 February 2017 22:05

AMD Ryzen 7 1800X breaks Cinebench R15 record


Hits 5.2GHz on LN2

Although the screenshot was only leaked on Youtube and quickly removed, it appears that AMD Ryzen 7 1800X is quite an overclocker, hitting 5.2GHz on LN2, which was also enough to break Cinebench R15 multi-thread record.

AMD releases new Radeon Software ReLive 17.2.1 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics


Game Ready driver for Sniper Elite 4 and For Honor

AMD has released a WHQL-certified version of its Radeon Software Crimson ReLive edition 17.2.1 driver which brings support for Sniper Elite 4 and For Honor games as well as fixes some bugs.

AMD Ryzen bundles spotted at Amazon.com
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 14:48

AMD Ryzen bundles spotted at Amazon.com


Ryzen 1800X and 1700X bundled with AiO cooler

There are plenty of leaks regarding AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPU lineup but the latest listings on Amazon.com are quite interesting as these show AMD's flagship 7 1800X and 7 1700X listed in a bundle with Corsair Hydro Series H100i v2 liquid cooler.

AMD Ryzen boxed coolers detailed
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 11:39

AMD Ryzen boxed coolers detailed


Wraith Max and Wraith Spire coolers

As was the case with previous CPUs, AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPUs will be available as a tray option, without a cooler and as a "boxed" version, with cooler, and today we have a few more details regarding two boxed coolers, the Wraith Max and Wraith Spire.