After AMD launched the Radeon R9 Fury X the company had to look down and devise cheaper high-end HBM-memory-enabled cards to fill in these market niches as well. We knew what we were getting – the Radeon R9 Nano and the Radeon R9 Fury but we... Read more
Years ago most new motherboards came with on-board Realtek LAN chips and they worked fine. Unfortunately for the company in the past few years Realtek LAN chips have slowly but surely given market share to new rivals – Intel and Qualcomm –... Read more
The final details regarding Intel’s Skylake CPU launch have become clear – Intel will debut the new CPU generation on August 5 this year during Gamescom 2015, which will be held in Cologne, Germany.
Intel will launch three new products –... Read more
Samsung has quietly updated its popular 850 Pro and 850 EVO SSD lines with two new models that come with 2 TB of capacity. The first model is called MZ-7KE2T0BW and belongs to the 850 Pro line, while the second model is called MZ-75E2T0B and... Read more
ASUS has finally launched the Republic of Gamers (ROG) GR6 mini gaming PC, which we reported on a few months ago. The GR6 is a compact gaming PC that looks like a gaming console – it measures just 238 x 245 x 60 mm and weighs 1.28 kilograms... Read more
Intel’s well publicized Compute Stick is ready to launch – the device will be on the market next week.
Codenamed STCK1A8LFC, Compute Stick looks like a regular USB flash drive (and in a way it is) and measures 103.4 x 37.6 x 12.5 mm. The... Read more
GELID Solutions has announced a new CPU cooler called Polar 1U. Designed for HTPCs, panel PCs, car PCs and 1U servers, the Polar 1U features a low profile and offers a heat sink with a height of just 27 mm, which means it will fit in most slim... Read more
With the arrival of desktop Broadwell and soon Skylake processors it is time to upgrade Intel’s highest-end desktop platform. In fact this is exactly what Intel will do in Q1 2016 – then the US chip company will launch the first Broadwell-E... Read more
In about a month the computer world will get the new Skylake platform that will consist of Intel Skylake processors, new 100-series chipsets and the new LGA 1151 CPU socket plus possibly DDR4 memory. The only question that remains is how much... Read more
Despite failing to decisively beat the GeForce GTX 980 Ti, AMD’s new Radeon R9 Fury X has many tech advantages – the card is the first one to come with HBM memory, it has a compact size, very high performance, water cooling and virtually makes... Read more
The Taiwanese memory and SSD maker ADATA has released a new line of budget-oriented solid-state drives. The line is called Premier SP600NS34 and includes two models with capacities of 128 GB and 256 GB.
The two models come with Jmicron... Read more