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Best PS4 Pro Games For $20 or Less

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. While the PS4 Pro can’t live up to a high-end PC, it’s an excellent way to give your 4K TV a real workout without spending much. Sure, it retails for 400 bucks, but it’s easy to find refurbs and open-box deals ranging from $ 350 ...

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The Best Free VR Games and Apps

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. In the last year, consumer-grade VR has seen a lot of ups and downs. The launch of the PSVR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive were a huge step forward for the virtual reality market, but the limited uptake and the overpriced cash grabs have been ...

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The Best Free Games on the PS4

Free-to-play games have received an impressive level of critical and commercial success on the PC in the last decade. However, it wasn’t until relatively recently that console devs started to move in that direction in a serious way. Game devs of all sizes are now entering the fray, and as such, we wanted to see exactly how well these games ...

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The Best Games of E3 2017

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In spite of BioWare

Mass Effect: Andromeda, the studio’s newest game really caught our eye. It seems that it’s hitting 4K on the Xbox One X thanks to checkerboard rendering, and it looks miles ahead of anything we saw with BioWare’s previous major releases. (Learn more at IGN)” alt=”Anthem” class=”slider-250899 slide-250900″ /> Assassin’s Creed. This latest installment takes place in ancient Egypt, and it ...

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ExtremeTech picks: the best gaming gift cards

So you want to give a gift card to a gamer. How do you know which gift card is the best one to get for your giftee? Whether you’re considering a present well in advance or standing in Best Buy scratching your head, ExtremeTech is here to cut through the confusion. We’ll start with general-purpose gift cards that can be ...

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The 20 best free PC games

While free PC games used to be dominated by novelty flash games or small-scale indie testbeds, the free-to-play phenomenon has completely changed the landscape. These days, the full-priced games that once reigned are getting some real competition from titles that offer large swaths of the experience with zero upfront cost. There’s an absurd number of free-to-play games available for the ...

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Facebook closing nearly half its Oculus kiosks in Best Buy stores

Last year, Facebook announced it would push Oculus Rift demo kits in 500 Best Buy stores around the nation. The move was widely seen as key to establishing virtual reality in the consumer market. One of the biggest problems with VR is that it’s impossible to convey in text, images, or video what it’s like to actually wear a headset. ...

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The best science gifts for kids in 2016

The idea of a “science toy” sort of breaks down below a certain age. A toddler who cannot yet read does not need a scientific calculator, for example, and even the most science-oriented second-grader might struggle to make it through the collected works of Stephen Hawking. If you’ve got a youngling to buy for, we’ve put together some gift ideas ...

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Gigabyte GTX 1060 G1 Gaming 6GB review: one of the best midrange GPUs you can buy today

Nvidia’s GTX 1080 and 1070 may win the overall performance competition, but they don’t represent the bulk of the GPU market. According to both AMD and Nvidia, they sell far more GPUs in the midrange than the luxury market. Today we’ll be reviewing Gigabyte’s GTX 1060 G1 Gaming 6GB to see how it compares with a range of current and previous-generation ...

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