ASRock teases new Phantom graphics card lineup
Published in Graphics

It is not about crypto mining after all

ASRock has released a teaser video for its upcoming Phantom Gaming graphics card lineup, which confirms that the motherboard maker is going after the gaming market rather than the crypto mining one.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X shows up briefly on
Published in Processors

Said it should ship on April 19th

German Amazon has leaked one of the AMD's upcoming Pinnacle Ridge CPUs, the Ryzen 5 2600X, with the shipping date set for April 19th.

AMD Ryzen 5 2600X and Ryzen 7 2700X spotted in Geekbench
Published in Processors

Higher-clock and higher scores

Both the upcoming Ryzen 5 2600X and the Ryzen 7 2700X have been spotted in the Geekbench database, revealing most of the details about these two upcoming Ryzen 2000 series CPUs based on 12nm Zen+ CPU architecture.

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ officially launched
Published in News

Higher clock, much better connectivity and the same price

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has made the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ official during the official Pi day yesterday and the new model comes with the same, but improved Broadcom SoC with higher 1.4GHz clock, much better connectivity with dual-band WiFi and faster Ethernet, and the same price of $35.

ADATA announces SX950U 2.5-inch SATA SSD
Published in Memory

With 3D TLC NAND and Silicon Motion controller

ADATA has announced the replacement for its popular XPG SX950 SSD, the XPG SX950U, which will be available in capacities of up to 960GB and be based on 3D TLC NAND with Silicon Motion controller.

Nvidia Drive powers Rimac's C_Two high-tech features
Published in News

Nvidia for AI-enabled assistance, recognition and more

With the 2018 Geneva Motor show closing its doors in a couple of days, it is obvious that the star of the show was Rimac's C_Two all-electric hypercar which not only packs quite a punch with 1,914 hp and 2,300 Nm of torque but also packs quite a few unique functions including Level 4 autonomy, AI-enabled driver assistance, and recognition features.

HP Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 sold out in a matter of hours
Published in Notebooks

Demand for Windows 10 always-connected PC might be real

Although many had their doubts regarding Snapdragon powered always connected notebooks/tablets, it appears that there is quite a demand as it appears that HP's Envy X2 has sold out in a matter of hours.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s to launch in Shanghai on March 27th
Published in Mobiles

An alleged hands-on video confirms smaller corner notch

As we draw closer to the official launch date of Xiaomi's Mi Mix 2s flagship smartphone, with both the date and the location confirmed by the company, it does not come as a surprise that more leaks are going to show up online and the latest one shows a small top corner notch for the front camera.

Fresh AMD CPU roadmap with new codenames leaks online
Published in Processors

AMD will keep AM4 and TR4 sockets

A fresh leak of AMD's CPU roadmap has leaked online confirming some of the previous rumors and codenames as well as giving a glimpse of new HEDT, CPU and APU codenames that will come in 2020.

Full set of AMD Ryzen 2000 "Pinnacle Ridge" slides leaks online
Published in Processors

The lineup includes four SKUs, ranging from $199 to $369

Following a recent leak where we saw some of the first Ryzen 2000 CPU benchmarks -  codenamed Pinnacle Ridge - we now have the full set of slides which show the launch lineup, scheduled for April, as well as more performance and feature details for both CPUs and the new X470 chipset.