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Ken Addison
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Cincinnati, OH

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Podcast #483 - News from CES: Kaby Lake G, Zen+, and more!

01/18/2018 - 13:05

PC Perspective Podcast #483 - 01/18/18 Join us this week for a recap of news from CES 2018! We talk about Intel's Kaby Lake G processor featuring Vega graphics, Zen+ CPUs, the performance impact of Meltdown and more! You can subscribe to us...

CES 2018: HTC announces Vive Pro and Vive Wireless Adapter

01/08/2018 - 19:22

As it turns out, HTC's teasing of a new Vive product late last week was well warranted. Today, at their press conference before CES 2018, HTC announced two new hardware products—the Vive Pro and the Vive Wireless adapter. [inline:files/news/...

CES 2018: NVIDIA announces Big Format Gaming Display initiative with 65-in G-SYNC

01/08/2018 - 01:30

Although their Keynote presentation tonight at CES is all about automotive technology, that hasn't stopped NVIDIA from providing us with a few gaming-related announcements this week. The most interesting of which is what NVIDIA is calling "Big...

CES 2018: Acer Announces Redesigned Swift 7, "World's Thinnest Laptop"

01/06/2018 - 19:21

Acer took the opportunity today to announce several new notebook designs ahead of CES 2018. One of the more interesting and unexpected items is the newly redesigned Acer Swift 7 notebook. [inline:files/news/2018-01-06/Acer Swift 7.jpg] Touted as the...

CES 2018: HTC Teases new VIVE device announcement

01/05/2018 - 16:53

In the run-up to CES 2018, the HTC Vive account on twitter tweeted an image teasing their press conference on Monday, January 8.  #newyearsresolution #HTCVIVE — HTC VIVE (@htcvive) January 5, 2018 While we'...

ASUS ROG Strix GTX 1080 Ti Review: Top of the pack

12/27/2017 - 17:48

With all of the activity in both the GPU and CPU markets this year, it's hard to remember some of the launches in the first half of the year—including NVIDIA's GTX 1080 Ti. Maintaining the rank of fastest gaming GPU for the majority of the...

Performance Comparison

12/26/2017 - 11:16

Since there's not a whole lot unknown about performance of GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards, we decided to test a few games at 4K resolution in order to put as much of the bottleneck on the GPU as possible. This allows us to get a quick look at the...

Sound, Overclocking, and Power Consumption

12/26/2017 - 11:15

When testing a third party graphics card versus a reference design there are 3 key aspects to look at—sound performance, overclocking ability, and power consumption. [inline:files/review/2017-12-26/sound.png] As we mentioned earlier, the Strix 1080...

NVIDIA TITAN V Review Part 3: Deep Learning Performance

12/21/2017 - 12:52

Recently, we've had some hands-on time with NVIDIA's new TITAN V graphics card. Equipped with the GV100 GPU, the TITAN V has shown us some impressive results in both gaming and GPGPU compute workloads. However, one of the most interesting areas...

Where Volta stands today

12/13/2017 - 18:17

There you have it, our first look at the NVIDIA Titan V is now complete, encompassing a boat-load of gaming tests as well as compute benchmarks. In truth, the Titan V looks excellent in all areas, but for gamers, the cost of the card just doesn't...