Computer Components

by Mos Khan ·Posted
Building a PC is now more accessible than ever. There are many ways to find compatible parts, and a quality rig can last longer than any console. As someone who, primarily, has been a console-based gamer for most of my run, I understand the perception that building a PC is intimidating or complex—so much so that I've gamed on consoles because I think they're as close to "plug-and-play" as is possible today. Luckily, however, building a PC is not as difficult as you might think; the hard part is doing the research and figuring out what you want
by William Min ·Posted
At CES 2024, NVIDIA launched a whole line of GeForce RTX 40 SUPER Series graphics cards. While the GeForce RTX 4070 SUPER and RTX 4070 Ti SUPER can handle 1440p gameplay with ease, gamers who are looking to play at 4K should opt for the GeForce RTX 4080 SUPER. Delivering up to 52 shader TFLOPS, 121 ray-tracing TFLOPS, and 836 AI TOPS, the GeForce RTX 4080 SUPER can enhance both 4K gaming
by Steven Wong ·Posted
AMD continues to bring performance enhancements to content creators and gamers using socket AM4 motherboards. Built with the Zen 3, 7nm architecture, these four processors include the AMD Ryzen 7 5700X3D, AMD Ryzen 5 5700,
by Mos Khan ·Posted
Building a PC is now more accessible than ever. There are many ways to find compatible parts, and a quality rig can typically last you longer than any console. As someone who, primarily, has been a console-based gamer for most of my run, I understand the perception that building a PC is intimidating or complex—so much so that I've gamed on consoles because I think they're as close to "plug-and-play" as is possible. Luckily, building a PC is not as difficult as you might think; the hard part is doing the research and figuring out what you want
by Mos Khan ·Posted
Building a PC is now more accessible than ever. There are many ways to find compatible parts, and a quality rig can typically last you longer than any console. As someone who, primarily, has been a console-based gamer for most of my run, I understand the perception that building a PC is intimidating or complex—so much so that I've gamed on consoles because I think they're as close to "plug-and-play" as is possible today. Luckily, building a PC is not as difficult as you might think; the hard part is doing the research and figuring out what you
by Steven Wong ·Posted
NVIDIA's Ada Lovelace architecture reaches new levels of performance with the introduction of the RTX 40 SUPER series of graphic cards. ASUS offers a wide range RTX 4080 SUPER, 4070 Ti SUPER, and 4070 SUPER GPUs across its ROG Strix, TUF Gaming, and Dual models. In addition to delivering high frame rates and realistic lighting effects with real-time ray tracing, these GPUs deliver enhanced performance for AI-related tasks such as generating images and videos, which can accelerate professional workflows while enhancing video calls with
by Steven Esposito ·Posted
Whether you are a gamer on the go, a custom builder, or creative designer, GIGABYTE has something in store for you with its latest lineup of devices. Combining high-quality performance and the brand's signature aesthetic motif, GIGABYTE offers a wide range of laptops, motherboards, graphics cards, and more at CES 2024. Laptops The AORUS 17X and 16X laptops offer a wide range of configurations with multiple display options and contain high-quality, gaming-focused components so you can game with speed and clarity. Each system allows you to
by William Min ·Posted
At CES 2024, AMD announced new AMD Ryzen 8000G Series processors for the AM5 platform, bringing the power of a dedicated AI neural processing unit (NPU) to desktop processors for the first time with Ryzen AI. These processors will deliver the performance needed by gamers, content creators, and others. The AMD Ryzen 8000G Series consists of four distinct processors. The most powerful of them is the Ryzen 7 8700G, which
by Steven Wong ·Posted
Expanding on the 14th generation Core™ processor lineup, Intel® announced the launch of nine new CPUs that cover the Core™ i9, Core™ i7, Core
by Steven Wong ·Posted
MSI brings desktop computer design into a new era with the B650 Project Zero AM5 Micro-ATX Motherboard and its specialized MAG PANO M100R PZ Mid-Tower Computer Cases. By moving the power, fan, and other pin headers to the rear, along with all their cables, builders can achieve a clean minimalistic look when the interior is viewed through a glass panel. This design also
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted
Calling all tryhards and sweatlords: the Gigabyte GeForce RTX 4090 GAMING OC is here and it’s a certified dream come true for all you hardcore gamers. But what about us filthy casuals? Is the RTX 4090 Gaming OC the right GPU for those of us who don’t take our gaming (or our gaming rigs) quite so seriously? To find out, we took the RTX 4090 Gaming OC for a week-long test drive.
by Steven Wong ·Posted
Featuring the 5nm Zen 4 architecture, the AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO WX and Ryzen Threadripper 7000 Series desktop processors push performance to new levels. With these socket sTR5 processors installed in your professional workstation or high-end desktop (HEDT) computer
by William Min ·Posted
If you're looking to play your favorite games at Full HD 1080p with ray tracing, the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060 graphics card may be right for you. This Ada Lovelace architecture GPU features 3rd-generation RT cores and 4th-generation Tensor cores, like all 40-Series graphics cards. With 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM, the GeForce RTX 4060 offers performance improvements of up to 2.3x over previous-gen GeForce RTX cards, while also being power
by William Min ·Posted
Now featuring the advanced AMD chiplet design, AMD has finally brought its RDNA 3 architecture to its professional workstation graphics cards, the Radeon PRO W7800 and W7900. The chiplet design provides higher performance and greater efficiency than the previous generation, thanks to its inclusion of 5nm Graphics Compute
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In this video, Doug Guerra upgrades the PC he built in 2020 with the new Intel® Arc™ A770 and A750 graphics cards. Watch as Guerra explains what needs to be upgraded and demonstrates how each graphics card performs when editing and encoding video, as well as during AI Video Processing. 0:00 - Summary of Previous Build 3:34 - Upgrading Our PC 9:24 - Arc First Impressions 10:38 - Adobe Premiere Performance 12:02 - DaVinci Resolve