AMD Radeon R9 Nano to launch on August 27th
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:46

AMD Radeon R9 Nano to launch on August 27th


Hands-on pictures appear online

According to the latest rumors, AMD should launch its short Fiji-based AMD Radeon R9 Nano graphics card on Thursday, August 27th, with the market availability expected a week later.

Nvidia officially launches Geforce GTX 950
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 20 August 2015 17:46

Nvidia officially launches Geforce GTX 950


Maxwell optimized for MOBA and 1080p gaming

Nvidia has launched its newest Geforce 900 series graphics card, the GM206-based, US $159.99 priced Geforce GTX 950.

Intel's Swift Canyon NUC spotted at IDF 2015
Published in News
Thursday, 20 August 2015 16:36

Intel's Swift Canyon NUC spotted at IDF 2015


Skylake-U CPU and DDR4 memory

While we already had a chance to see some slides suggesting that Intel is preparing Skylake-U based NUCs for the second half of the year, one such Switft Canyon NUC has been spotted at IDF 2015, running Skylake-U CPU and DDR4 memory.

OCZ shows new RevoDrive 400 at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 19:28

OCZ shows new RevoDrive 400 at IDF 2015


NVMe PCIe SSD with Toshiba controller and NAND

OCZ is putting final touches to its new RevoDrive 400 NVMe PCIe SSD and showcased it at IDF 2015 in San Francisco.

Intel announces Optane brand at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 16:31

Intel announces Optane brand at IDF 2015


For 3D XPoint memory technology

During IDF 2015, Intel has announced its newest Optane brand, which will include SSDs based on 3D XPoint memory, co-developed with Micron and announced back in July this year.

G.Skill shows DDR4 4266MHz memory at IDF 2015
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:23

G.Skill shows DDR4 4266MHz memory at IDF 2015


New TridentZ DDR4 memory kits

G.Skill came in style to Intel Developer Forum 2015 currently held in San Francisco and demoed its two new TridentZ DDR4 memory kits, running at 4266MHz and 4133MHz.

Nvidia releases Geforce 355.60 WHQL Game Ready drivers
Published in Graphics


Beta support for GameWorks VR

Nvidia has released its newest set of WHQL-certified Geforce drivers, the Geforce 355.60 WHQL.  These are Game Ready drivers for the upcoming Ashes of the Singulary tech demo which is coming from Stardock.

Powercolor announces new Devil R9 390X graphics card
Published in Graphics


With Hybrid Cooling System

Powercolor has just unveiled its latest Devil series graphics card, the Powercolor Devil R9 390X.

Nvidia Geforce GTX 950 listed and pictured
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 17:09

Nvidia Geforce GTX 950 listed and pictured


Coming soon

We had heard details of Nvidia's upcoming Geforce GTX 950 graphics card and it appears that the launch be soon as the card has been pictured and listed in retail/e-tail.

Lenovo unveils new ThinkPad Skylake Xeon notebooks
Published in Notebooks


The new ThinkPad P50 and P70

While Intel has just unveiled the upcoming Xeon E3-1500M v5 CPUs for notebooks, Lenovo has unveiled two new mobile workstations that will be based on those same chips, the ThinkPad P50 and the ThinkPad P70.