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Intel Fills In the Gaps on Core X-Series Processor Specs

08/07/2017 - 13:34

Intel launched the first half of its X-Series processor lineup earlier this year, releasing up to the 10-core i9-7900X. But with the upcoming release of AMD's 16-core Threadripper 1950X, the real interest among enthusiasts are the specs of Intel'...

A Wireless Mouse That Never Dies: The Logitech Powerplay Wireless Charging System

08/02/2017 - 17:31

Logitech was the first company to introduce a commercially available wireless mouse, way back in 1991. Since then, the company and its competitors have evolved the concept to the point where most of the technology's downsides have been addressed,...

Setup, Usage, and Conclusion

08/01/2017 - 08:54

Powerplay Setup Once you have your Powerplay Charging Base and a compatible mouse, setup is quite simple. The G703 and G903 have a circular cutout on the bottom that magnetically connects to either a weight or empty placeholder (if using as a wired or...

ASUS Announces Four RX Vega 64 GPUs Headlined By ROG STRIX RX Vega 64 OC Edition

07/30/2017 - 23:02

Although AMD’s own cards are the focus of attention this weekend, the company’s partners are also ready with some RX Vega announcements of their own. ASUS today announced four new cards based on the highest-tier Vega 64 design: ASUS RX...

AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Air and Liquid-Cooled GPUs Now Available for Pre-Order

06/23/2017 - 02:21

AMD promised “late June” availability for its Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, and it looks like the company will almost hit that mark. The latest high-end prosumer and workstation GPU from AMD is now available for pre-order, with an expected...

Project Scorpio Unveiled as "Xbox One X," Lands November 7th for $499

06/11/2017 - 16:56

At its E3 2017 keynote Sunday, Microsoft finally unveiled the official details for its upcoming "Project Scorpio" console, now called "Xbox One X." The console, surprisingly smaller than even the Xbox One S, will launch November 7,...

Logitech G413: The Affordable Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

06/06/2017 - 10:54

The rise in popularity of mechanical gaming keyboards has been accompanied by the spread of RGB backlighting. But RGBs, which often include intricate control systems and software, can significantly raise the price of an already expensive peripheral....

WWDC 2017: One Small Step for the iMac, One Giant Leap for the iMac Pro

06/05/2017 - 16:13

In a product-packed WWDC keynote Monday afternoon, Apple announced significant hardware updates to its all-in-one iMac desktop line. After letting the product line go without updates since late 2015, Apple is finally bringing Kaby Lake to its standard...

Computex 2017: The ASUS ROG Swift PG35VQ Is an UltraWide, 200Hz Display With HDR and G-Sync

05/31/2017 - 04:36

After first teasing HDR monitors earlier this year at CES, ASUS is using Computex to announce a new high-end gaming monitor that incorporates nearly all of the latest display technologies into one impressive package. The ROG Swift PG35VQ is a 35-inch...

Computex 2017: The ASUS ROG Strix GL702ZC Is the World's First 8-Core Laptop Powered by Ryzen 7

05/30/2017 - 23:45

AMD and ASUS have teamed up at Computex to announce the first laptop powered by Ryzen processors. The ROG Strix GL702ZC features up to an 8-core Ryzen 7 1700 CPU and 8GB Radeon RX 580 graphics, along with a 17.3-inch FreeSync 2.0-capable display at 1080p...