If you are looking to buy a new AMD CPU and/or want to build a new PC, you must read this…

If you are looking to buy a new AMD CPU and/or want to build a new PC, you must read this…

There are rumors spread over the Internet that the buyers of AMD Ryzen 5 1600X CPU which is supposed to be a 6 core CPU with 12 threads, are discovering that they actually bought a CPU with 8 cores and 16 threads active right out of the box, making them effectively price-cut 1800X CPUs. Same goes about buyers of AMD Ryzen 5 1600 processor. The ‘unlocked’ CPUs were manufactured in Malaysia on the 36th week of 2017. It means that these lucky owners bought a fully featured AMD Ryzen 7…

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Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X – the First Commercial SSD Utilizing the 3D XPoint Memory Technology

Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X – the First Commercial SSD Utilizing the 3D XPoint Memory Technology

Intel Optane is a new breakthrough in non-volatile 3D XPoint memory technology which offers incredible performance, outperforming the traditional NAND flash memory used in a regular SSD and with better endurance than today’s best NAND flash based SSDs and much higher density than DRAM, all of that at an affordable cost.

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AMD Ryzen release date

AMD Ryzen release date

AMD Ryzen will start shipping in the next 4-5 weeks. Most likely, the new CPU will be available in early March, 2017. AMD will first launch the AMD Ryzen 8 core / 16 threads CPUs, and four core CPUs would be launched about 3-4 months later.  There will be no 6 core AMD Ryzen CPU coming out. New AMD Ryzen CPUs are built on a 14nm FinFET manufacturing process and it is expected to offer 40 percent improvement over its previous 28nm architecture known as Excavator. AMD Ryzen will compete…

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti will be first shown at CES 2017

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti will be first shown at CES 2017

There are a lot of rumors recently that GeForce GTX 1080 Ti might see the light of day early next year the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which is the world’s largest electronics, next-generation innovations, and consumer technology trade show. CES takes place every January in Las Vegas, Nevada and will be held between 5th and 8th of January, 2017.

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EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti ACX SC+ ACX 2.0+ Graphics Card Review

EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti ACX SC+ ACX 2.0+ Graphics Card Review

Today we are going to take a look at the EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti ACX SC+ ACX 2.0+ Graphics Card with Backplate 06G-P4-4995-KR. The $600 to $700 range of video cards has become quite crowded as of late. Currently priced at $678.95, the EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti SC+ ACX 2.0+ graphics card is based on the 28 nanometer Maxwell architecture with 2816 unified shaders, 176 TMUs (texture mapping units) and 96 ROP (render output pipeline) units. As with all GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards, it is designed…

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