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Computing, Hardware

Western Digital’s new SanDisk SSD is its fastest and toughest yet

October 5, 2022

Via: Techradar

Western Digital has expanded its range of high-end SanDisk Professional products with the release of the PRO-G40 SSD. The company’s new SSD is compatible with both USB 3.2 Gen 2 and Thunderbolt 3 connections. And with anIP68 certification, it’s Western […]


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AMD Ryzen 7000 is barely out but next-gen Zen 5 CPUs already spotted

October 4, 2022

Via: Techradar

AMD’s next-gen Zen 5 processors have already been spotted, or at least we’ve a sighting of the ground being prepared for them, even though new Ryzen 7000 CPUs have only been on sale for a week. VideoCardz(opens in new tab) […]


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Nvidia RTX 3060 Begins its Reign as the Most Popular GPU

October 3, 2022

Via: Tom's Hardware

The latest Steam Hardware Survey (SHS) is out, and as usual it provides insight into the dynamics of the PC hardware configurations favored by gamers. What caught our eye this month was the impressive surge in Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 […]


Computing, Hardware

Google is shutting down Stadia

September 29, 2022

Via: The Verge

Google is shutting down Stadia, its cloud gaming service. The service will remain live for players until January 18th, 2023. Google will be refunding all Stadia hardware purchased through the Google Store as well as all the games and add-on […]


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Does Intel Raptor Lake have a secret weapon 34-core CPU?

September 28, 2022

Via: Techradar

Intel’s 13th-gen flagship tops out at 24-cores, but a 34-core processor has been spotted from the Raptor Lake family in an odd turn of events. That could prompt you to immediately speculate that Intel has some kind of monster processor […]


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Why Intel Raptor Lake’s disappointing laptop CPU benchmarks don’t add up

September 27, 2022

Via: Techradar

Intel’s Raptor Lake processors for laptops have been spotted in some leaked benchmarks, giving us a potential idea of their performance – and at first glance, it seems seriously disappointing, but there’s more to this than meets the eye, as […]


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What GPU to Buy if You Can’t Afford Nvidia’s Ada or Wait for AMD’s RNDA3

September 23, 2022

Via: Tom's Hardware

The wait for next-gen GPUs is finally ending—sort of. Nvidia’s RTX 4090 and RTXs 4080s were announced this week. And while the performance looks impressive (particularly for the RTX 4090), prices for the cards start at $899 for the cut-down […]


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AMD announces Ryzen 7020 mobile processors for ‘the everyday laptop’

September 20, 2022

Via: The Verge

AMD has announced its new “Mendocino” Ryzen 7020 and Athlon 7020 series of mobile processors. The chips, competing with the likes of Intel’s Core i3, are meant to power lower-cost and lower-powered devices — in the words of AMD’s presentation, […]


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Nvidia RTX 4090 photo looks fake, but other leaks are stoking excitement

September 20, 2022

Via: Techradar

Nvidia’s big ‘GeForce Beyond’ event happens later today at GTC, and it’s widely expected that we’ll see Lovelace GPUs, with further hints dropped in a trailer on YouTube – and we’re certainly strongly anticipating the appearance of the RTX 4090, […]


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Leaked Nvidia RTX 4090 price practically confirms our worst fears

September 14, 2022

Via: Techradar

Ahead of the expected big reveal at Nvidia’s GTC presentation on September 20, it looks like we might already be getting a real glimpse into the pricing of Nvidia’s upcoming flagship graphics card, the uber-powerful GeForce RTX 4090. As reported […]


Computing, Hardware

AMD Ryzen 7 7700X leaks suggest a CPU that could be a handful for Intel

September 8, 2022

Via: Techradar

AMD’s Ryzen 7 7700X processor has been glimpsed in a couple of leaked benchmarks which show an impressive performer in many respects. The 7700X was flagged up in a CPU-Z test (now deleted) which was posted on Twitter by renowned […]


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A whole new breed of SSDs is about to break through

September 8, 2022

Via: Techradar

The Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) has released the first edition of a new set of standards designed to clear the way for a new breed of storage products: CSxes. Short for computational storage devices, CSxes differ from regular SSDs […]


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Intel Raptor Lake flagship CPU leak shows an astonishing 8GHz overclock

September 8, 2022

Via: Techradar

Intel’s Raptor Lake flagship CPU has already hit 8GHz in pre-release overclocking, lending more weight to the notion that these 13th-gen processors are going to be seriously tempting for enthusiasts who like to get the most out of their silicon. […]


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Intel Arc flagship GPU is coming ‘very soon’ but won’t beat the Nvidia RTX 3060 Ti

September 6, 2022

Via: Techradar

Intel will launch its pair of high-end Arc A7 graphics cards “very soon”, and Team Blue also let us know some home truths about these GPUs, including how performance will stack up compared to Nvidia. All this comes from recent […]


Computing, Hardware

Nvidia RTX 4080 leaked photo gives us hope that it’s coming soon

September 2, 2022

Via: Techradar

Nvidia’s RTX 4080 GPU has apparently been spotted online, with a purported photo of the graphics card being shared on Twitter. Right up front we should note that particularly heavy use of seasoning is applicable to this leak, as while […]


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US restricts sale of AI training chips to China

September 1, 2022

Via: The Verge

The US government has imposed new export restrictions on high-end computers chips used to conduct AI research, citing possible military applications for the technology. Two leading manufacturers, Nvidia and AMD, have been blocked from selling certain chips to China and […]


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AMD teases RDNA 3 GPUs as it sets a release date for Ryzen 7000 CPUs

August 30, 2022

Via: The Verge

AMD revealed price, performance, some release dates, and more about the upcoming RDNA 3 graphics cards and Ryzen 7000 series processors during its “together we advance_PCs” livestream on Monday. Four CPUs using the new Zen 4 desktop processing architecture (codenamed […]


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Nvidia RTX 4070 leak suggests GPU may not be as fast as we hoped

August 29, 2022

Via: Techradar

Nvidia’s RTX 4070 GPU may not be quite as powerful as we’ve been hearing recently on the rumor mill, with Team Green apparently still not having finalized some key specs – and we’re talking the CUDA Core count here, as […]


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AMD and Nvidia GPUs could soon have their prices slashed

August 29, 2022

Via: Techradar

AMD and Nvidia are ready to further cut prices on their current-gen RX 6000 and RTX 3000 graphics cards, a new rumor insists. As Wccftech(opens in new tab) spotted, this comes from MyDrivers(opens in new tab) which highlights a report […]


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Intel Raptor Lake CPUs spotted with price tags that could leave an easy win for AMD

August 25, 2022

Via: Techradar

Intel’s Raptor Lake processors have already been spotted online at a retailer over in Canada, and if the prices provided are anything to go by, we can expect a bit of a step up compared to current Alder Lake CPUs. […]