pc hardware

  1. cageymaru

    PowerColor Radeon RX 5700 Is $299 at Microcenter

    PowerColor Radeon RX 5700 Single-Fan 8GB GDDR6 PCIe Video Card is $299 at Microcenter https://www.microcenter.com/product/608896/radeon-rx-5700-single-fan-8gb-gddr6-pcie-video-card Bonus deal: Save an additional $50 when bundled with any new AMD Ryzen 3600 or Higher Processor
  2. cageymaru

    Steam Controller 2

    Some information on it. 4 pressure sensitive buttons on the back and levers.
  3. cageymaru

    HyperX Cloud Flight - Wireless Gaming Headset $85

    Amazon has the HyperX Cloud Flight - Wireless Gaming Headset for $115 if you're a Prime member. According to Reddit, use code 30SHROUD for an additional $30 off to lower the cost to $85.
  4. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology Oasis Demo

    AMD has announced the AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology Oasis Demo. The Oasis demo will allow users to explore the features and advantages of Radeon FreeSync technology over conventional display methods. The Oasis demo comes with features for full control and real-time configurable settings...
  5. cageymaru

    AMD Is Developing a DXR Capable GPU and More Third Generation AMD Ryzen News

    During an interview with Mark Hachman of PCWorld, AMD president and CEO Dr. Lisa Su acknowledged AMD is "deep in development" of a GPU with real-time ray tracing (DXR) capabilities. She explained that building a development ecosystem was important as "development is concurrent between hardware...
  6. cageymaru

    NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang Dismisses the Radeon VII as "Underwhelming"

    At CES 2019, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang held back no punches when voicing his opinion of the Radeon VII. When interviewed by Gordon Mah Ung of PC World, he called the Radeon VII "underwhelming." He said, "'The performance is lousy and there's nothing new." "[There's] no ray tracing, no AI. It's 7nm...
  7. cageymaru

    VESA Introduces DisplayHDR True Black Standard for OLED and Emissive Displays

    VESA has announced that it has created a new variant of the DisplayHDR standard that promises up to 100X deeper black levels for OLED and other emissive displays. When compared to VESA's DisplayHDR 1000 performance tier; DisplayHDR True Black allows for up to 100X deeper black levels, a greater...
  8. cageymaru

    Slightly Mad Studios Begins Development of a Gaming Console

    Slightly Mad Studios CEO Ian Bell has announced that the game development studio known for blockbuster hits such as the Project Cars series and Need for Speed: Shift is working on a powerful gaming console. The Mad Box will be capable of VR gaming and will be equivalent to a "very fast PC 2...
  9. cageymaru

    Introducing Game Streaming and AMD Radeon ReLive for VR

    AMD has released a video that showcases the new streaming capabilities of its AMD Radeon lineup. With the release of the AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition drivers, AMD Radeon users can utilize their hardware to stream their games to mobile devices, and most VR headsets with the...
  10. cageymaru

    NVIDIA Leads the Race to the Bottom As Its Stock Takes a 54% Hit in 4Q18

    Wall Street investors are fleeing chip stocks as AMD, Micron, NVIDIA and others are getting hammered by a bear market. The honeymoon is over for stock market darling NVIDIA whose meteoric rise from early 2016 through September 2018 has turned into a meteor shower. NVIDIA has lost 54% of its...
  11. cageymaru

    Jeff Kampman Resigns as Editor-in-Chief of The Tech Report

    The Tech Report Editor-in-Chief Jeff Kampman has posted his farewell letter to fans of the PC hardware website. He took over the reigns of The Tech Report after Scott Wasson left to work at AMD in 2015. He thanked the wonderful community at The Tech Report, the freelance writers, sysadmin, and...
  12. S

    Upgrading...Should I Wait or Upgrade Now??

    Ok, I want to upgrade. My "first world dilemma". I'm a gamer and I'm wondering if I should wait until later this year to see if Intel or AMD come out with something better, not to mention it would be good to have Spectre and Meltdown fixed at the hardware level. I'm looking at getting either...
  13. cageymaru

    ReCore is $20, Forza Horizon $40 more games and a monitor @Amazon

    ReCore - Xbox One/Windows 10 Digital Code. https://www.amazon.com/ReCore-Xbox-Windows-Digital-Code/dp/B01GW3PL9S/ Gears of War 4 is $40. https://www.amazon.com/Gears-War-Standard-Windows-Digital/dp/B01EZB92QM/ Forza Horizon 3 - Xbox One/Windows 10 Digital Code...
  14. Armenius

    CEC Drafts Regulations for Power Usage in PC Components

    California Energy Commission’s Proposed Regulations on Personal Computers Poses Threat to Prebuilt Gaming Desktops and Gaming Monitors | Delidded Tech The California Energy Commission has drafted regulations to govern the power usage of whole systems and the components they use that could shake...