by Steven Esposito ·Posted 01/05/2023
Embrace your creative side and streamline your productivity with MSI’s latest Creator Z Series and Stealth laptops. Equipped with Intel® 13th Gen Core™ Processors, DDR5 memory, and NVIDIA’s GeForce RTX 40 series GPUs, you get ample power to design, edit, and share your work while on the go. Sporting a fine CNC-crafted chassis, the Creator Z16 HX Studio and Z17 HX Studio both include the 13th Gen Intel® HX™ series
by Robert Rives ·Posted 01/04/2023
Serious online gamers know that audio is a critical factor, and Roland’s new BRIDGE CAST is an easy-to-use, all-in-one audio interface and mixer that helps ensure your audience is getting a truly professional-sounding experience. With plenty of connectivity options, a high-quality microphone preamp, powerful DSP processing, and intuitive mixer controls, the BRIDGE CAST makes getting professional sound quality quick and easy—so you can focus on the
by Steven Esposito ·Posted 01/03/2023
ASUS’s latest lineup of motherboards gives creative designers, business professionals, and gaming enthusiasts a solid foundation for their next build. Whether you are looking to construct a fresh build from scratch or for a quick replacement, you’ll find robust flexibility with the new TUF, STRIX, PRIME, and Pro motherboards. For specialty scenarios, ASUS has released a few unique motherboards, including the ProArt B760-CREATOR D4 and the
by Eric Calvi ·Posted 11/01/2022
Solid State Logic, the company with 50 years of experience defining the sound of the world’s top music artists, film, and TV audio, has introduced SSL CONNEX, a high-quality, portable USB microphone for use with laptops and tablets. SSL CONNEX A technology powerhouse in a sleek, portable form factor
by Eric Calvi ·Posted 10/25/2022
RØDE is launching its new line of RØDE X microphones, which feature built-in DSP and are primarily aimed at streamers, podcasters, and gamers. The first releases are the XDM-100 dynamic USB microphone and the XCM-50 condenser USB microphone, along with the companion UNIFY virtual audio-mixing software, offering a complete audio
by Steven Wong ·Posted 08/30/2022
Logitech G takes computer gaming to a new level with the launch of the G502 X series high-performance gaming mice. Available with LIGHTSPEED wireless or USB wired connectivity, and in black or white finishes, the G502 X series updates the design of the original G502 mouse with newer technologies.
by Steven Wong ·Posted 05/23/2022
ASUS invites you to dive into fast-paced and immersive entertainment experiences with the launch of the 15.6" TUF Gaming F15 Laptop. Updated for 2022 and available with 144 Hz and 300 Hz 1080p displays, this laptop brings portable gaming and
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 03/24/2022
The Samsung 980 PRO SSD with Heatsink is a PS5-compatible variant of Samsung’s popular 980 PRO SSD. As the name suggests, the variant 980 PRO differs from the original in that it features a built-in heatsink, while the conventional model does not.
by Steven Wong ·Posted 01/05/2022
Enthusiast gamers and professional video content creators can look forward to getting their hands on the next generation of performance with Intel’s announcement of 12th-generation H-series laptop processors at CES 2022. For the first time, Intel® is bringing its hybrid core architecture to mobile computer systems, which features Performance-cores (P-cores) that power demanding applications, while Efficient-cores (E-cores) handle background tasks and multitasking. The integrated Intel® Thread Director manages everything by ensuring the right
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 12/17/2021
This year, ASUS released the ROG Swift PG32UQX, the world’s first Mini LED gaming monitor. The groundbreaking display measures 32" and boasts a wish list of premium features, including 4K graphics resolution, 144 Hz refresh rate, HDR support, and so much more. But as any serious gamer will tell you, just because a monitor is good on paper, doesn’t guarantee it’s good in practice. To see whether the ROG Swift PG32UQX could live up to its
by Steven Wong ·Posted 10/27/2021
Intel® is taking content creation, gaming, and other high-end computing tasks to new dimensions with the launch of its 12th Generation Core™ i5, Core™ i7, and Core™ i9 desktop processors. Designed to
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 05/16/2021
MSI has announced a treasure trove of new laptops aimed at gamers and creators of every stripe and skill level. More than 10 new laptops were mentioned in MSI’s formal announcement, including models featuring the latest 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and NVIDIA’s hard-to-find GeForce RTX 3080 GPU. MSI vs. M1 Despite its well-earned reputation for building some of the best gaming rigs on the planet, the spotlight of the MSI announcement was more heavily focused on its
by William Min ·Posted 01/13/2021
During its GeForce RTX: Game On virtual event, NVIDIA announced the GeForce RTX 3060, adding to its already-impressive lineup of graphics cards. The RTX 3060 takes full advantage of the Ampere architecture, offering hardware ray-tracing capabilities and support for DLSS at a lower price point. The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 features 12GB of GDDR6 VRAM and a 192-bit memory interface. With 13 shader-TFLOPs, 25 RT-TFLOPs, and 101 tensor-TFLOPs (to power NVIDIA DLSS), the RTX 3060 has twice the performance and 10 times the ray-tracing performance of
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 11/12/2022
Building your own gaming PC can be an incredibly rewarding experience. From the excitement of picking out parts to the thrill of assembly, there’s nothing quite like it.  But despite its many dividends, building a PC from scratch remains a niche endeavor, its participation limited by the daunting nature of the task.  Fear not: though it might seem a formidable and overly complex task, building your own gaming PC is relatively straightforward. With the right info, a clear and well-thought-out concept, and proper guidance, anyone can do it.  
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Let’s take a trip to the virtual world of the Oculus Quest 2! The goal of the Quest 2 is to be your all-in-one virtual reality experience for VR gaming without cables or a PC (though you can connect to a PC using a single cable if needed). This VR headset boasts 1832 x 1920 resolution per eye, 6GB of RAM, a 90 Hz refresh rate, and more! Click