Snapdragon 855 Plus announced
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 15 July 2019 16:18

Snapdragon 855 Plus announced


Gaming phones and VR target

Qualcomm has decided to announce an updated version of its flagship Snapdragon 855 7nm chip. It is simply called Snapdragon 855 Plus. The CPU is about four percent faster while the GPU gets a saucy 15 percent boost. It is clear that gaming phone manufacturers and VR enthusiast platform builders will be all over it.

Asus working on dual-slider 5G smartphone design
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Just a design concept for now

It appears that Asus is considering a dual-slider design for its upcoming flagship smartphone, which is a neat concept that could provide a high screen-to-body ratio.

Asus to pair AMD APUs with Nvidia Turing GPUs in laptops
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AMD Zen+ Picasso APU with Turing-based GTX 1660 Ti

According to leaks spotted in 3DMark database, it appears that Asus is looking to pair up AMD's Picasso APUs and Nvidia Turing 1660 Ti GPU in a couple of its laptops.

Asus unveils the new ROG RTX 2080 Ti Matrix
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Tuesday, 08 January 2019 13:54

Asus unveils the new ROG RTX 2080 Ti Matrix


Featuring new Infinity Loop cooler

Asus has announced its latest Matrix series graphics card, the Asus ROG RTX 2080 Ti Matrix pushing the graphics card design to a whole new level, by integrating a full AIO liquid cooling system on a card.

Asus brings ROG Strix RTX 2080 Ti OC CoD: Black Ops 4 Edition
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Limited-edition with 500 units

Asus has unveiled a special, limited-edition RTX 2080 Ti graphics card, under its Republic of Gamers brand, that will bear the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 insignia on the special triple-fan cooler.

Asus CEO resigns
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 14 December 2018 12:14

Asus CEO resigns


Two CEOS replace him

Asus announced that long-time CEO Jerry Shen is stepping down ahead of "a comprehensive corporate transformation".

Asus ROG Strix coming back with Radeon RX 590
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The brand is coming back

According to rumors floating around, Asus will be returning its ROG Strix brand with the Radeon RX 590 graphics card.

G.Skill announces Double Capacity (DC) Trident Z DDR4 memory kits
Published in PC Hardware


Up to 32GB per DIMM and only for select Asus motherboards

In addition to announcing 16GB 4,800MHz and 32GB 4,500MHz memory kits for Intel Z390 motherboards, G.Skill has also announced a rather interesting Trident Z RGB DC series DDR4 64GB (32GBx2) memory kits based on the "Double Capacity DIMM" technology.

Custom NVLink bridges show up
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 03 October 2018 01:00

Custom NVLink bridges show up


RGB LED is the theme

It was just a matter of time before Nvidia AIC partners started to announce their own custom NVLink bridges for Nvidia's RTX 2080 Ti and RTX 2080 graphics cards, including ASUS, EVGA, and Gigabyte.

Asus ZenBooks have an impressive screen-to-body ratio
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Hitting 95 percent on the 13.3-inch model

Asus brought plenty of new notebooks to the IFA 2018 show, but the new ZenBook 13, 14, and ZenBook 15 notebooks certainly got a lot of attention with an impressive screen-to-body ratio, as well as some decent hardware to go with the looks.