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Sebastian Peak
Kalamazoo, MI, USA

A PC hardware enthusiast, audio enthusiast, and smartphone-obsessed person from Michigan, USA, Sebastian started writing for PC Perspective in 2014. As an amateur photographer, he has found a way to combine a love of both computers and macro lenses. It is rumored that he has a collection of old, or "vintage", PCs and components that make him very happy.


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HyperX QuadCast USB Microphone Review: A New Contender

03/25/2019 - 07:15

HyperX has released the Quadcast USB microphone today and we had a chance to test it out early for this launch-day review. Introduced at CES in January, this new condenser mic offers four selectable polar patterns (stereo, omnidirectional...

Intel Publishes Details of Upcoming Gen11 Graphics Architecture

03/22/2019 - 16:32

Intel has published a whitepaper on their new Gen11 processor graphics, providing details about the underlying architecture. The upcoming Sunny Cove processors and Gen11 graphics were unveiled back in December at Intel's Architecture Day, where Intel...

CORSAIR Carbide Series 678C Low Noise Tempered Glass Case Review

03/22/2019 - 15:50

CORSAIR's Carbide Series has a new low-noise option in the 678C, a mid-tower enclosure with internal sound damping panels and full tempered glass side panel. Convenience features include the hinge and magnetic closure of the glass side panel, along...

Cooler Master Launches MasterBox NR400 and NR600 Cases

03/19/2019 - 15:35

Cooler Master has launched a pair of new cases today with the MasterBox NR400 and the MasterBox NR600. These budget-friendly cases offer a minimalist approach with clean lines and no flashy lighting effects, and should offer good airflow with their...

NZXT Announces the HUE 2 RGB Ambient Lighting Kit V2

03/19/2019 - 14:34

NZXT has announced the version 2 of the HUE 2 Ambient RGB Lighting Kit, an update which the company says "brings product improvements that make installation easier and help ensure that the included LED strips will be securely attached to...

GTC 19: NVIDIA Announces GameWorks RTX; Unreal Engine and Unity Gain DXR Support

03/18/2019 - 22:00

Today at GTC NVIDIA announced GameWorks RTX and the implementation of real-time ray tracing in the upcoming Unreal Engine 4.22 and the latest version of Unity, currently in 2019.03. NVIDIA Announces GameWorks RTX While Pascal and non-RTX Turing...

NVIDIA to Add Real-Time Ray Tracing Support to Pascal GPUs via April Driver Update

03/18/2019 - 21:41

Today at GTC NVIDIA announced a few things of particular interest to gamers, including GameWorks RTX and the implementation of real-time ray tracing in upcoming versions of both Unreal Engine and Unity (we already posted the news that CRYENGINE will be...

Tom Clancy's The Division 2 Performance Preview

03/18/2019 - 15:20

Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 launched over the weekend and we've been testing it out over the past couple of days with a collection of currently-available graphics cards. Of interest to AMD fans, this game joins the ranks of those well...

Crytek's Neon Noir is a Platform Agnostic Real-Time Ray Tracing Demo

03/18/2019 - 09:03

Crytek has released video of a new demo called Neon Noir, showcasing real-time ray tracing with a new version of CRYENGINE Total Illumination, slated for release in 2019. The big story here is that this is platform agnostic, meaning both AMD...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.3.2 with Windows 7 DX12 Support

03/14/2019 - 20:38

AMD has released Radeon 19.3.2 drivers, adding support for Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 and offering a performance boost with Civilization VI: Gathering Storm. This update also adds a number of new Vulkan extensions. But wait, there's more:...