Nvidia announces Big Format Gaming Display (BFGD)
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4K screen at 120Hz, HDR, and Nvidia G-Sync

Nvidia opened up its CES 2018 announcements with the Big Format Gaming Display (BFGD) standard or technology, which may well change the way gaming is done on big living room TVs. The BFGD TVs will include 4K resolution at 120Hz, HDR, and G-Sync technology, among other things tool.

AMD Pinnacle Ridge could launch in March
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Alongside new 400-series chipsets

According to a report coming from Japan, AMD's Ryzen 2000-series (Ryzen 2) processors, may launch in March, alongside its new motherboard chipsets, the X470 and the B450.

AMD releases Radeon Software Adrenalin 18.1.1 Alpha update
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Temporary fix for DirectX 9 titles

As expected and confirmed by AMD's Terry Makedon earlier, AMD has now released an alpha version of its Radeon Software Adrenalin drivers which fixes issues seen in some older DirectX 9 games.

Samsung officially announces Exynos 9810 SoC
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Third generation custom CPU cores for 2x the performance

Although it has been both mentioned earlier and seen in earlier Galaxy S9 leaks, Samsung has now officially announced its new Exynos 9810 SoC, promising 2x the performance, dedicated hardware for AI, and more.

Samsung aims to sell 320 million smartphones this year
Published in Mobiles


Wants to keep its lead

According to a fresh report, Samsung aims to sell a total of 320 million smartphones in 2018.

G.Skill announces new Sniper X DDR4 memory series
Published in Memory


In three camouflage designs

G.Skill has unveiled its newest Sniper X DDR4 memory series which will be available in capacities of up to 128GB, frequencies of up to 3600MHz and in three camouflage designs.

Plextor announces its M9Pe NVMe SSD
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Coming in M.2 and PCIe versions

Plextor has officially announced its newest M9Pe NVMe SSD which will be based on Toshiba's 3D TLC NAND and Marvell's 88SS1093 controller as well as be available in both PCIe add-in card and M.2 versions.

LG unveils its ThinQ Google Assistant speaker
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The rest of speaker 2018 lineup

LG has unveiled its full lineup of speakers that will be available as of next year, including the ThinQ Speaker with built-in Google Assistant.

Pico unveils new Pico Neo standalone VR headset
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Snapdragon 835 SoC and 6DoF head-and-controller tracking

Pico is no stranger to VR headsets but its newest Pico Neo is quite interesting as it features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, total resolution of 3K and six degrees of freedom (6DoF) tracking for both the headset and controllers.

G.Skill ups the ante with 64GB DDR4-3466 SO-DIMM kit
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Quad-channel (4x16GB) 64GB kit for SFFs

G.Skill has announced its newest 64GB (4x16GB) quad-channel DDR4-3466 CL17 SO-DIMM kit, aimed to be used with those mini-ITX X299 motherboards.