AMD CEO Lisa SU shows Zen at Computex 2016
Published in Processors


It runs Windows, renders 4K videos and samples

AMD has just announced its upcoming Zen x86 core that delivers 40 percent more IPC from the current generation.
Company CEO Lisa Su pointed out that Summit Ridge is the new core codename, and that Zen is alive, on track and the introduction video played was rendered on a Zen processor.

AMD Computex 2016 event stream is live
Published in News


Updated: Polaris GPU, Bristol Ridge APU and possible Zen

The live stream for AMD's Computex 2016 event has just gone live and we are certainly looking forward to see what AMD has prepared.

Alleged AMD Radeon RX 480 slide leaks
Published in Graphics


Reports suggest US $199 price tag

Just a couple of hours ahead of AMD's Polaris Computex 2016 event an alleged Radeon RX 480 slide has found its way online as well as some more information suggesting that the first Polaris-based graphics card could launch with a rather surprising US $199 price tag.

EVGA shows custom GTX 1070 cards at Computex 2016
Published in Graphics


Should be similar to the GTX 1080 lineup

EVGA has decided to showcase both its custom GTX 1080 as well as a few custom GTX 1070 graphics cards at Computex 2016 show, hinting that both lineups could be similar.

Powercolor shows its new LCS cooler at Computex 2016
Published in Graphics


Does not have a graphics card to show it on

While AMD Polaris-based graphics cards are nowhere to be seen at Computex 2016 show, this did not stop Powercolor to showcased its next-generation LCS (Liquid Cooling System) coolers.

Asus shows its XG Station 2 external GPU at Computex 2016
Published in Graphics


Part of Asus' Republic of Gamers lineup

ASUS had plenty of new products at the Computex 2016 show, including its version of the external graphics card box which will be a part of the Republic of Gamers (ROG) lineup, the XG Station 2.

Nadella heads to China to talk about monopoly
Published in News


We have two hotels on Tiananmen Square

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella is in Beijing this week to head off some possible problems with China's anti-trust investigation.

Gear Fit 2 spec out
Published in Wearables


No word on price though


Samsung’s fitness tracker came out in 2014 to some good reviews and it seems that it is about to be updated.

G.Skill introduces Trident Z DDR4 3466MHz and DDR4 4500MHz modules
Published in Memory


16GB and 128GB kits at 16-16-16-36


Today during Computex 2016 in Taiwan, high-performance memory manufacturer G.Skill announced two new top-tier DDR4-4500 and DDR4-3466 memory packages designed for quad-channel motherboard platforms and now claim to offer some of the highest performance around.

Samsung warns off upgrading to Windows 10
Published in News


Drivers still not ready


Samsung is advising customers against installing Windows 10 because the drivers for its PCs still don’t work with Microsoft's newest operating system.