Futuremark shows DirectX Raytracing tech demo at GDC 2018
Published in Graphics


Says DXR benchmark is coming

Following Microsoft's DirectX Raytracing (DXR) announcement, Futuremark has unveiled its new DXR tech demo at the Game Developers Conference held in San Francisco, showing a first glimpse of what can be achieved with Microsoft's latest DirectX 12 feature.

Nvidia releases Geforce 391.24 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 14:06

Nvidia releases Geforce 391.24 WHQL driver


Support for Sea of Thieves and bunch of bug fixes

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 391.24 WHQL graphics card driver which brings optimizations for the Sea of Thieves game as well as fixes a bunch of bugs seen with the earlier driver releases.

AMD cuts some Ryzen and Threadripper CPU prices
Published in PC Hardware


Ahead of Pinnacle Ridge launch

Ahead of the rumored launch of its second-generation Ryzen CPUs next month, AMD has announced a price cut for some of its current Ryzen-desktop and Ryzen Threadripper processors.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software 18.3.3 driver
Published in Graphics


One to have for Sea of Thieves and A Way Out

AMD has released its newest Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.3.3 driver update which brings support for Sea of Thieves and A Way Out games, support for Vulkan 1.1, as well as fixing a couple of bugs.

Kingston expands its HyperX Fury and Impact DDR4 memory lineup
Published in Cloud


Reaching frequencies of up to 3,466MHz

Kingston has announced that it has expanded both the Fury desktop and Impact mobile DDR4 memory lineup with frequencies now reaching up to 3,466MHz for the desktop and 3,200MHz for the mobile lineup.

ASRock teases new Phantom graphics card lineup
Published in Graphics


It is not about crypto mining after all

ASRock has released a teaser video for its upcoming Phantom Gaming graphics card lineup, which confirms that the motherboard maker is going after the gaming market rather than the crypto mining one.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X shows up briefly on Amazon.de
Published in PC Hardware


Said it should ship on April 19th

German Amazon has leaked one of the AMD's upcoming Pinnacle Ridge CPUs, the Ryzen 5 2600X, with the shipping date set for April 19th.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X and Ryzen 7 2700X spotted in Geekbench
Published in PC Hardware


Higher-clock and higher scores

Both the upcoming Ryzen 5 2600X and the Ryzen 7 2700X have been spotted in the Geekbench database, revealing most of the details about these two upcoming Ryzen 2000 series CPUs based on 12nm Zen+ CPU architecture.

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ officially launched
Published in News
Thursday, 15 March 2018 15:43

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ officially launched


Higher clock, much better connectivity and the same price

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has made the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ official during the official Pi day yesterday and the new model comes with the same, but improved Broadcom SoC with higher 1.4GHz clock, much better connectivity with dual-band WiFi and faster Ethernet, and the same price of $35.

ADATA announces SX950U 2.5-inch SATA SSD
Published in Cloud
Wednesday, 14 March 2018 21:35

ADATA announces SX950U 2.5-inch SATA SSD


With 3D TLC NAND and Silicon Motion controller

ADATA has announced the replacement for its popular XPG SX950 SSD, the XPG SX950U, which will be available in capacities of up to 960GB and be based on 3D TLC NAND with Silicon Motion controller.