Online News March 27, 2017

  • [] Benchmarks surface for an AMD Ryzen 12-core CPU

    Benchmarks surface for an AMD Ryzen 12-core CPU, coming in what look like an Alienware system.

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  • [] ASUS GTX1080 Ti Strix OC Preview

    With the release of the GTX 1080 Ti we’ve all been on tenterhooks awaiting the partner cards. Enter the ASUS Strix OC, and we give you a run down before our full review.

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  • [] The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (helio X20) Phablet Review

    Xiaomi broke ground when they launched their first smartphone. They were hardly the first to come up with an Android smartphone, and they won’t be the last company to try and break into that competitive market. But in just 4 years, they became the 4th largest smartphone manufacturer in the world….
  • [] Google Announces Retirement of IM Service Google Talk

    Google has announced that their free messaging service, Google Talk, will be “fully transitioned” to Hangouts and officially retired. Google Talk was launched in 2005 as a simple device to help Gmail users chat among themselves. In 2013 Google introduced Hangouts which offered improvements over…
  • [] Quick Look: Comparing Vulkan & DX12 API Overhead on 3DMark

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    Earlier this week the crew over at Futuremark released a major update to their API Overhead testing tool, which is built into the larger 3DMark…

  • [] AMD's Beijing Technology Summit on Vega has been posted online

    A video of AMD’s Beijing Technology Summit on Vega has been posted online, stating that the RX Vega is “just around the corner”.

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  • [] The NVIDIA 4K HDR Trailer of Mass Effect: Andromeda

    NVIDIA has released a stunning 4K HDR trailer that discusses the relationship between the technology and Mass Effect: Andromeda.   The NVIDIA 4K HDR Trailer of Mass Effect: Andromeda The video features exclusive interviews with the developers and has Mass Effect: Andromeda gameplay footage in 4K…
  • [] Dell XPS 15 (9560) Review: More Performance, Same Killer Good Looks

    Image: (, Dell has been able to deliver notebooks that bring a smile to our faces, especially when a new XPS laptop slides across our desk. It…
  • [] ASUS Z270 Maximus IX Extreme Preview

    We’ve already seen how good the Maximus IX range has been so far, but what does the Extreme bring to the party?

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  • [] Ofcom plans to set compensation for ISPs

    Ofcom now plans to force UK ISPs to pay set compensation fees, ensuring quick repairs and a high quality of service.

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  • [] Thermal Image Testing on AMD X370 Motherboards by ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI

    AMD X370 Motherboards Meet The FLIR Thermal Imager Thermal performance is important to PC gamers and enthusiasts, so we wanted to take a look at VRM thermal performance on some of the AMD X370 motherboards that we have in our possession for testing.*Those boards would be the*ASUS ROG Crosshair VI…
  • [] Samsung Smart Pocket Watch Concept

    A new Samsung concept wearable has turned up that is said to combine the features of the Samsung Gear S3 into a new form factor reports PCMag. The concept watch was shown off at Baselworld in Switzerland and it might be popular with the sort of person who hates wearing a watch, but wants something…
  • [] Samsung Galaxy S8 Screen Details Leak a Week Before Launch

    A bunch of details have leaked over the last handful of weeks leading up to the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone. Another leak has landed and this one gives up one of the biggest details that many have been wanting to know- screen resolution. A new picture has leaked and this image…
  • [] Gigabyte Z270X-DESIGNARE Motherboards Offers NVIDIA Quadro Graphics Card Support

    GIGABYTE Validates Quadro Support on Designer Boards GIGABYTE Creates a Solution Geared Towards Content Creators City of Industry, California, March 24th, 2017 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is proud to announce the addition of the…
  • [] RAZER CORTEX ? Get Paid To Play Games!

    RAZER TO LAUNCH “PAID TO PLAY” INITIATIVE TO REWARD FANS FOR PLAYING GAMES For Release on March 24, 2017, 8 a.m. PDT* IRVINE, Calif. – Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced a “Paid to Play” initiative in concert with zVault, the virtual wallet and digital currency…

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