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Here’s How the Inside of Your Gaming Console Really Works

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Whether you own a Nintendo Switch, a PS4 Pro, or an Xbox One X, you’ve got a platform capable of playing new, cutting-edge games — but what sets these machines apart from each other, or from mainstream gaming PCs? In many cases, less than you ...

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New Nvidia Gaming GPUs Unlikely to Arrive Much Before Mid-Summer

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia’s Pascal GPU architecture has been one of Nvidia’s longest-lived product lines in the past 20 years. It further refined and improved the technologies Nvidia introduced with Maxwell, along with making some architectural improvements of its own, and it competes extremely well against AMD’s Polaris ...

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Modder Wires Iconic 1970 TV Up for Modern PC, Console Gaming

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The 1970s were a deeply confusing time. Formica countertops were everywhere, shag carpet was popular, dark wood paneling (combined with shag carpeting) conspired to make the interior of every home a place where visible light went to die, and virtually every consumer product came in ...

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Buying a Pre-Built Gaming PC Is Now Smarter Than Building Your Own

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Building a PC has long offered the best value when performance and reliability are your primary concern, but things are changing. With component prices skyrocketing, you may actually be further ahead to purchase a pre-built gaming computer even if it’s not exactly what you want. ...

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What’s the Best Processor for PC Gaming?

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Choosing the best processor for PC gaming is a rather more complex proposition than it seems at first glance. After all, “best” is not a single metric. The simplest way for us to help you decide would be to link our Core i7-8700K (See on Amazon) review and ...

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The Best PC Gaming Accessories

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Whether you’re decking out your brand new gaming PC, or trying to breathe new life into an existing rig, there are plenty of affordable accessories that can spruce things up. You can make do with a clunky keyboard or a bad mic, but just a ...

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Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 Drains the Battery While Gaming, Even When Plugged In

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft announced its refreshed Surface Book 2 last week, it was quite clear about how it wanted to position the product. “This is a desktop,” Panos Panay, Microsoft’s corporate VP of devices, declared. “For many, this is likely the most performant desktop they have ...

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Wooting One Keyboard Hands On: Are Analog Switches the Future of Gaming?

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Most of the mechanical keyboards marketed as “gaming” boards don’t have many features that make them demonstrably better for gaming. That’s not the case with the Wooting One, an intriguing mechanical keyboard that was launched on Kickstarter earlier this year. It looks like a fairly ...

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