AMD preparing new Catalyst Omega-like drivers update for November
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Major drivers update incoming

According to a new report, AMD is preparing a new major Catalyst drivers update for November, similar to Catalyst Omega drivers released last year.

DirectX 12 sports an impressive  multi-GPU feature
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Provides a decent performance boost

Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API will bring plenty of performance improvements but one the most impressive is its ability to mix GPUs and combine Radeon and Geforce graphics cards for some extra performance.

Batman: Arkham Knight returning to PC on October 28
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Four months since it has been recalled

Warner Bros has announced that Batman: Arkham Knight will be returning to PC, after the game has been recalled four months ago.

"Custom" white Asus R9 Nano seen
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Monday, 26 October 2015 17:22

"Custom" white Asus R9 Nano seen

Unclear what is under the bonnet

The AMD Radeon R9 Nano graphics card, based on Fiji GPU and HBM, has been on the market for a while and it appears that Asus has decided to make a pimped up version with a white cooler shroud. 

Samsung might equip Galaxy S7 with high-end audio chip
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And three different SoCs

There have been quite a few rumors regarding Samsung's next Galaxy flagship smartphone and the latest one suggest that Samsung might equip the Galaxy S7 with high-end ESS SABRE 9018AQ2M audio chip.

Asus' flagship ROG Maximus VIII Extreme motherboard announced
Published in Motherboards

Intel Z170-based high-end motherboard

Asus has officially announced its flagship motherboard based on Intel's Z170 Express chipset – the Asus Maximus VIII Extreme.

Gigabyte unveils the new GTX 980 WaterForce graphics card
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Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 with closed loop liquid cooling

Gigabyte has unveiled its latest Geforce GTX 900 series graphics card, the liquid cooled Geforce GTX 980 WaterForce.

HTC officially announces the all-metal One A9 smartphone
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5.0-incher with Snapdragon 617 SoC and Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS

During its event, HTC has officially announced its latest One-series smartphone, the HTC One A9. Based on unibody full-metal design and a 5.0-inch AMOLED Full HD screen, the HTC One A9 will be the first smartphone to run on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 617 SoC and Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.

Gigabyte announces new Radeon R9 Fury WindForce graphics card
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Slight factory-overclock and triple-fan cooler

Gigabyte has announced its new Radeon R9 Fury custom graphics card that will feature a well known triple-slot, triple-fan WindForce 3X cooler.

Google Nexus 5X now on sale in select regions
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The US, Canada, UK, Ireland, India, Korea and Japan

While the Google Nexus 6P was available from day one, those looking for a smaller 5.2-inch Nexus 5X had and might still have to wait a bit as it has just launched in select key markets.