Intel's response to Ryzen is Kaby Lake-X
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The Core i7-7740K and Core i5-7640K

There have been quite a few rumors floating around that Intel is hard at work in preparing a response to AMD's upcoming Zen-based Ryzen CPUs and it appears that these will not be Kaby Lake-S CPUs but rather the new Kaby Lake-X CPUs, the Core i7-7740K and the Core i5-7640K.

Intel CPU with AMD iGPU coming this year
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Kaby Lake paired up with AMD GPU

It appears that rumors regarding an Intel CPU with AMD integrated GPU are now heating up and that we might just see such CPU this year.

Alleged AMD Ryzen CPU lineup leaks
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Shows 17 different SKUs

A leak showing a full AMD Ryzen CPU lineup has leaked online, showing a total of 17 different SKUs as well as the new naming scheme that suggests AMD might rename its CPU lineup to match those of graphics cards and SSDs.

Nvidia releases driver with Beta Vulkan API support
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The Geforce 376.80 Beta

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 376.80 Beta driver that fixes some bugs with games that support Vulkan API.

AMD 6-core Ryzen possible after all
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8-core chip can be split

It appears that earlier rumors that AMD Ryzen lineup might not include a 6-core SKU were a bit off, as, according to fresh information, those are indeed real and should be coming soon.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 378.57 hotfix driver
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Fixing issues with Minecraft

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 378.57 hotfix driver, which fixes some bugs in Minecraft and similar games.

AMD confirms Ryzen and Vega are on track
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Ryzen in Q1 and Vega in Q2

AMD has announced its Q4 financial results reporting a revenue of US $1.11 billion and an operating loss of three million dollars, which is still way better than financial analysts expected and has once again confirmed that both Ryzen CPUs and Vega-based GPUs are on track.

Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 spotted with single camera
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Bigger battery, starting at CNY 1,600

The original Xiaomi Redmi Pro was quite a popular smartphone with an OLED screen and dual-camera setup, and today, a leak shows the upcoming Redmi Pro 2 successor which switches back to single rear-camera setup and a bigger battery.

Sniper Elite 4 gets new gameplay trailer
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Looks impressive

Rebellion has released a new gameplay trailer for its upcoming Sniper Elite 4 game, which shows a bit more details including new mechanics and impressive looking graphics.

Nvidia Shield TV 2015 to get Google Assistant support
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But will need the new controller

When Nvidia launched its new Shield TV console back in December, a big part of the reveal was the Google Assistant and smart home support and while the old Shield TV will get that same support, there is a catch.