Performance boost without unlocking stream processors
Now that the RX Vega 56 is selling, it was just a matter of time before someone at least tried to flash it with a Radeon RX Vega 64 BIOS. While it might not unlock the disabled stream processors, the flashing does bring impressive performance improvements.
And a huge mouse pad
Logitech G, a gaming brand of Logitech, has unveiled the new gaming keyboard and mouse, both featuring the Lightspeed wireless technology, the G603 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse, and the G613 Lightspeed Wireless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard. Additionally, Logitech G also unveiled the new and huge G840 XL Gaming Mouse Pad.
Based on 3D MLC NAND
Crucial and its NAND partner Micron have unveiled its latest entry-level BX300 series SSD, which teams 3D MLC NAND in combination with a Silicon Motion SM2258 controller.
With quad-core SoC, tri-band MU-MIMO support and more
Netgear has unveiled its new high-end Nighthawk X6S EX8000 AC3000 tri-band WiFi Range Extender that boosts Wi Fi range and offers network speeds up to a claimed 3Gbps.
RGB keyboard with membrane switches
Cooler Master has taken the veil off its new MasterSet MS120 gaming keyboard and mouse combo that includes an RGB keyboard with "mem-chanical switches" and a gaming mouse with Omron switches and an optical sensor.
With 16MB of L3 cache
AMD's new Threadripper 1900X has been spotted in India, with a retailer/e-tailer jumping the gun ahead of the scheduled August 31 launch date.
One to have for Destiny 2 Beta, F1 2017 and PUBG
AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.8.2 which brings day one support for Destiny 2 Open Beta as well as performance improvements for F1 2017 and Playerunknown's Battlegrounds,
Packaging GPU and HBM2 to blame
According to a report, AMD Radeon RX Vega shortages could last until October and while HBM2 might be a part of the problem, it appears that packaging is to blame.
With Qualcomm's Snapdragon 836 SoC
According to @evleaks, Google's second-generation Pixel smartphones could be unveiled on October 5th and pack Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 836 SoC.
With a new 2.5-slot triple fan cooler
While there is still no official word on the ETA for custom Radeon RX Vega graphics cards, Asus is one of the rare partners that has teased its upcoming custom ROG Strix designs, and after a couple of teasers for its RX Vega 64 Strix lineup, now it is time for the Asus RX Vega 56 Strix.