AMD’s Threadripper Will Crush Intel’s Latest Offering

Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) Core X processor announcement, with the highest-end model having 18-cores and 36-threads, is hardly scaring Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD). Not only do prices fail to pressure AMD’s upcoming Threadripper, but the proprietary design for the Intel X299 motherboard chipset will alienate loyal Intel customers. Motherboard for AMD’s Threadripper: AMD’s Ryzen CPU and Polaris…

Xbox Scorpio Dev Kit Shown Off Ahead Of E3 2017

icrosoft’s new console, Project Scorpio, is coming out this year and it aims to be one of the biggest storylines at E3 next week. The console that Microsoft will sell is different from the system’s software development kit, which is given to developers to use to make their games. Today, Microsoft released a video in…

NVIDIA unveils Max-Q for Gaming Laptops

NVIDIA yesterday introduced Max-Q, a new design advent that reformulates gaming laptops from the ground up — making them thinner, quieter and faster. They will be available from all major OEMs worldwide, starting June 27. Max-Q, an integral part of NASA’s mission to launch man into space, is defined as the point at which the…

PlayStation Plus June 2017 game rumours and expectations

Sony each month reveals a set of game titles that its PlayStation Plus subscribers can play online free of cost. As it has been since the past several months, the Japanese technology company reveals the list of free game titles for the upcoming month in the last week of the current month. Following the same…

Best gaming PC: 8 of the top rigs you can buy in 2017

PC gaming has never been in better shape. AMD is making the processor scene competitive again with affordable octo-core processors, Nvidia is almost definitely aiming to up the ante with the GTX 1080 Ti and Intel may even bepreparing 12-core chips. As such, there’s no time like the present to fork over the cash for…

Nintendo Switch review: revolutionary, but it still needs work

There’s a certain magic in the air ahead of a console launch. Unlike with phones and other gadgets, we don’t see new game systems very often, so each new release feels momentous. That’s particularly true for Nintendo, a company that’s been striving to differentiate itself from its rivals. While Sony and Microsoft are pushing their…