With custom design and Bitspower water block
Asus has rather silently unveiled its new Geforce GTX 980 Ti Strix Gaming Ice graphics card that will be based on a completely custom design and pack a Bitspower full-cover water block for cooling.
Brings new M.2 and USB 3.1 connectivity
Gigabyte has announced its new AMD 990X chipset based motherboard that will be a part of Gigabyte's G1.Gaming lineup and bring modern connectivity to AMD's ageing AM3+ socket, including USB 3.1 and 20Gbps M.2 PCIe x4 slot, the Gigabyte GA-990X-Gaming SLI.
External graphics via Thunderbolt 3 interface
AMD has now officially unveiled its new XConnect technology which brings support for external graphics card support via Thunderbolt 3 interface.
Brings new features and stability/performance improvements
AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3 drivers which come with some performance and stability improvements for various games as well as includes a couple of new features as well.
The SF600 and SF450
Corsair has announced its newest and first power supplies based on the SFX form-factor, the Corsair SF600 and the SF450.
Coming later this year
Rebellion has announced the latest sequel in its Sniper Elite franchise which will be coming later this year and set in 1943 in Italy, the Sniper Elite 4.
Intel Core i7-5960X and Titan X
Origin PC has decided to join the small form-factor (SFF) market and it did it in style with its new Chronos SFF PC, which packs some serious hardware in a 10.7 liter case.
Coming with bonus install problems
Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 364.47 WHQL Game Ready drivers which are the ones to have in case you are looking to play Tom Clancy's The Division, which launched earlier today, but unfortunately, there are some install problems as a bonus as well.
Asynchronous Compute part of it
According to a leaked presentation, Square Enix's upcoming Hitman game is also on the list of titles that will have support for DirectX 12 API.
Claims up to 20% more GPU and 50% more CPU performance
Microsoft has released a new teaser video which shows the benefitst of the upcoming DirectX 12 API, including better performance, reduced latency and smoother framerates.