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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Deal of the Day: Intel Pentium G2120 – budget Ivy Bridge desktop processor

Deal of the Day: Intel Pentium G2120 – budget Ivy Bridge desktop processor

Intel Pentium G2120 is a budget, yet powerful Ivy Bridge desktop processor. It is up to 35% faster than the older generation Pentium G630. Also, Intel G2120 CPU has low power consumption (Idle States ie. C-states are used to save power when the processor is idle). It has a better graphics card than older Sandy Bridge based Intel Pentium CPUs. The latest Ivy Bridge processors have been well received among users mainly due it’s price/performance ratio and lower power consumption. Intel Pentium G2120 as a perfect solution for budget gaming…

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Gigabyte Z77X-UD4H LGA 1155 Motherboard

Gigabyte Z77X-UD4H LGA 1155 Motherboard

At the time of writing this blog post, the Gigabyte Z77X-UD4H is the latest addition to the lineup of LGA 1155 motherboards by Gigabyte. This motherboard utilizes an LGA1155 interface to support 3rd generation Intel 22nm CPUs and 2nd generation Intel Core i7/i5/i3/Pentium/Celeron CPUs. It features four memory slots supporting up to 32 GB DDR3 (PC3 12800) 1600 MHz memory modules. It has three PCI Express 3.0 x16 slots (1 x PCI-E x16, 1 x PCI-E x8 and 1 x PCI-E x4) supporting 3-way NVIDIA SLI and AMD CrossFireX. The…

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