AMD is expected to launch their Fiji-based compact ITX form form factor Radeon R9 Nano graphics card next week on August 27th. The R9 Nano was first announced at AMD’s event at E3 earlier this year and has been the most anticipated card from the event.
The company behind Cities: Skylines has announced that the first expansion for the game title “After Dark” will release worldwide on September 24, 2015. After Dark will have a variety of new features including a day and night cycle, new night time city services, options and more. After Dark will be available for PC, Mac, and Linux version of Cities: Skylines for $14.99.
Welcome to another Case Mod Friday showcase! This week we have MegaSkot’s “Man of Steel” build. Here is what he had to say about it, “Here are some basic ideas: 1. Home made huge external radiator – wall panel type. 2. Custom built case made of stainless steel and plexiglass in shape of Superman logo (yellow and red liquid will go through the “S” logo)”
Dell has just announced the Alienware 18 Gaming Laptop, which is the companies most advanced laptop to date! If you can guess by the name is the an 18-inch laptop, its official dimensions are 18″x 12″ x 2.3″ and it weighs in at 12 lbs, so we are definitely talking desktop replacement here!
ASUS today announced MG278Q, a 27-inch widescreen-quad-high-definition (WQHD) display designed for professional gaming. It features an almost-instantaneous 1 ms response time; as well as an incredible 144 Hz refresh rate and AMD FreeSync technology for smooth, seamless gameplay.
Rising like a phoenix from the ashes, a new company enters the enthusiast PC modding and cooling market! ModMyMods is a new independent company headed by Joe Gialanella, a Fairport resident and longtime water cooling enthusiast. Joe has brought together a veteran team of watercooling and modding experts with many years’ experience working at the highest level in the industry.
NVIDIA today announces the GeForce GTX 950 graphics card, which is the companies latest entry-level graphics card that is targeted at sub-$500 gaming PC builds. The card is designed to offer good gaming at 1600 x 900 and 1920 x 1080 (moderate-high details) resolutions. The GTX 950 will officially succeed the GTX 750 Ti and will be priced at $159.99.
A new word overclocking record has been set by professional overclocker Chi-Kui Lam for the Intel Core i7-6700K Skylake processor. He came extremely close to the 7.0 GHz mark with a maximum stable figure of 6998.88 MHz. This feat was of course achieved by using liquid nitrogen.
G.SKILL International Enterprise Co., Ltd., the world’s leading manufacturer of extreme performance memory solid state storage, power supplies, and gaming peripherals, demos two ultra-fast DDR4 memory kits at DDR4 4266MHz 8GB (2x4GB) and DDR4 4133MHz 8GB (2x4GB) extreme speed at the Intel IDF 2015 event this week.
Intel’s flagship Skylake processors (Core i7-6700K & Core i5-6600K) processors were launched earlier this month at Gamescom. When they were released Intel actually did not show us or anyone the actual die layout of the chip. Now that IDF is happening Intel has released these documents giving us more information about the “Slyake-D” silicon. On main difference between this and “Haswell-D” is that it is much smaller.
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