AMD confirms dual-GPU Gemini graphics card delay
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 23 December 2015 14:55

AMD confirms dual-GPU Gemini graphics card delay


Wants to align it with VR headsets

We already wrote that AMD has delayed its dual-GPU Fiji-based graphics card, codename Gemini, from its earlier late 2015 launch date, AMD has now confirmed it, adding VR headsets late launch as the reason behind the delay.

EK Water Blocks unveils new Asus Maximus VIII Extreme Monoblock
Published in News


The EK-FB ASUS M8E Monoblock

After releasing a liquid cooling monoblock for the small Asus ROG Maximus VIII Impact motherboard, EK Water Blocks has now launched a new all-in-one monoblock meant to be used with the Asus' flagship Intel Z170-based Republic of Gamers Maximus VIII Extreme motherboard, the EK-FB ASUS M8E Monoblock.

Nvidia rolls out VR-ready Geforce 361.43 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics


With GameWorks VR 1.1 and Oculus SDK support

Nvidia has rolled out its newest Geforce graphics drivers which does not feature much game improvements but rather focuses on virtual reality as it brings GameWorks VR 1.1 and support for the latest Oculus SDK, the Nvidia Geforce 361.43 WHQL.

Asus announces E3 Pro Gaming V5 Intel Xeon motherboard
Published in Motherboards


Server chipset designed for gamers

Asus has announced its new gaming-grade E3 Pro Gaming V5 motheboard based on Intel's C232 Express chipset as well as Asus exclusive gaming features.

Futuremark releases new 3DMark Holiday Beta version update
Published in Graphics


With new 3DMark UI and VRMark preview

Futuremark has released the new 3DMark Holiday Beta update for its 3DMark benchmarking software which brings both a new UI for 3DMark as well as a preview for the upcoming VRMark benchmark. 

AMD releases new Radeon Software 15.12 Crimson Edition drivers update
Published in Graphics


Brings a couple of game improvements

AMD has released a new WHQL-certified update for its Radeon Software Crimson Edition drivers, which includes a couple of game fixes and improvements, the Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 WHQL.

G.Skill announces new 64GB DDR4-3200 Trident Z memory kit
Published in Memory


Based on four 16GB modules and tight latency

G.Skill has announced its highest capacity DDR4 memory kit so far, the 64GB DDR4-3200 Trident Z which is based on four 16GB modules and Samsung chips.

MSI fixes Skylake bending with CPU Guard 1151 bracket
Published in Motherboards


Originally developed for overclockers

Due to the recent bending issues with certain Intel Skylake CPUs and aftermarket coolers, MSI has launched a rather simple solution in the form of the new CPU Guard 1151 bracket which should prevent these issues but also be handy to those that decide to delid their CPU.

Asrock releases motherboard BIOS updates for non-K Skylake overclocking
Published in Motherboards


Calls it Sky OC technology 

Asrock has decided to join in on the fun of non-K Skylake CPU overclocking by releasing new BIOS updates that include the so called Sky OC technology feature and allow BCLK overclocking for non-K series Skylake CPUs on Asrock Z170 Express chipset based motherboards.

AMD R9 390 4GB not coming to Europe or the US
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 15:04

AMD R9 390 4GB not coming to Europe or the US


Limited to China market

While Radeon R9 390 4GB was spotted on sale in China, same versions of the Radeon R9 390 graphics card will not bee seen in Europe or the US.