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Nvidia’s rumored GTX 1070 Ti specs could scare the pants off AMD

By Darren Allan Evidence is mounting that Nvidia is intending to bring out a new faster ‘Ti’ spin on its GTX 1070 graphics card to better compete with AMD’s latest GPUs – specifically the RX Vega 56 in this case – and some alleged specs have now been leaked. According to a source spotted by…


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Best PC power supply 2017: top PSUs for your PC

By Seth Macy A power supply is one of the most crucial computer components, but perhaps least scrutinized when putting together a computer. So much of your build can be made or broken by a power supply, which is why it’s so important. After all, a $2000 custom build has absolutely no use without juice.…


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We probably won’t see Intel Cannon Lake 10nm processors until late 2018

By Joe Osborne Intel is once again experiencing trouble with its next-generation, 10-nanometer processors – codenamed Cannon Lake – pushing their release back to late 2018, Digitimes reports. This is far from the first time that Intel’s Cannon Lake processors have reportedly run into setbacks, first set to release in 2017. According to Digitimes’s supply…


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The 10 best 3D printers of 2017

By Matt Hanson Finding the best 3D printer doesn’t need to be a chore. The technology behind 3D printers is constantly being improved, and now you don’t have to be are large industrial business to own a 3D printer. There are many that are compact and affordable enough to bring 3D printing to businesses of…


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AOC’s new curved gaming monitor keeps the refresh rates high and the price low

By Kevin Lee AOC has announced the Agon AG322QCX curved gaming monitor for a $429 (£320, AU$530) price that won’t break the bank. The AOC AG322QCX is a 32-inch curved gaming monitor featuring a 2,560 x 1,440 QHD panel with a curvature rated at 1800R. While it’s not an ultra-wide 21:9 display, this monitor does…


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Amazon Great Indian Festival 2017: Best deals on Hard disks, Pen drives and more

By Siddharth Chauhan Looking for a new storage option? Does your data consumption lead you to buy a lot of storage devices? Fret not. Amazon’s Great Indian Festival is here and with it come some really mouth-water deals and offers on storage devices. There are some highly discounted products on sale across Hard drives, Pen…


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Leaked benchmarks hint at the power of AMD’s Ryzen processors for laptops

By Darren Allan AMD has been busy this year pushing out a whole slew of Ryzen chips for desktop PCs – including some monster Threadripper processors of late – but we’ve now seen the first alleged benchmarks of Ryzen mobile CPUs. These processors will boast integrated Radeon Vega graphics and are aimed at powering laptops,…


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HP’s new portable Sprocket printer can print photos on-the-go

By Deepti Purohit HP recently launched a pocked sized photo printer for the Indian market. Priced at Rs. 8,999, the printer is available on Amazon India in black, white and red colour variants. HP along with the printer, is also offering specially designed HP ZINK papers for printing. A bundle of 20 Zink sheets is…


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HP exploits firmware update to make its printers reject third-party ink

By Desire Athow The cost of refilling the ink on your printer quickly adds up, and HP has once again been caught using an official firmware update for its printers to cause them to reject third-party ink. Back in March of 2016, millions of Inkjet and Inkjet Pro owners were issued a fake “security update”…


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Corsair’s latest RAM is faster than your processor

By Kevin Lee Corsair has announced what it calls the world’s fastest DDR4 memory, which operates at a ludicrous speed of 4,600MHz. That’s a big number, and converted into gigahertz the Corsair’s latest Vengeance LPX RAM kit clocks in at at 4.6GHz, which is faster than even some of the top processors like the Intel…


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Best processors 2017: top CPUs for your PC

By Gabe Carey When you’re on the prowl for the best CPU, it usually means one of two things. Either your current computer setup is running too slow for comfort or you’re starting over from scratch in an effort to build your own PC. Whether you’re gearing up for gaming or general use – or…


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iPhone X for $1,000? I’d rather spend it on my PC

By Matt Hanson Unless you’ve been living under a rock, or a particularly large PC chassis, you may have noticed that Apple just announced the iPhone X. I seem to remember words like ‘revolutionary’ and ‘game changing’ spoken on stage in hushed, yet reverent, tones, as if trying to summon a shy woodland sprite into…


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Best CPU cooler 2017: top CPU coolers for your PC

By Gabe Carey You’ll want only the best CPU cooler for your self-built computer. Whether for work or gaming or anything in between, a processor can’t refrigerate itself. So without a proper cooler, your CPU will overheat and lead to the imminent destruction of your PC (or at least a central part of it). That’s…


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First full-color desktop 3D printer is finally there

By Desire Athow The home 3D printing market has gained a tremendous amount of momentum over the past few years thanks in part to consumer geared brands such as MakerBot. However, both enthusiasts and professionals alike have been hindered by the fact that they can only print in one or two block colors at a…


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The best gaming monitor 2017: the top gaming screens of the year

By Matt Hanson No matter how good your gaming PC is, if you don’t have the best gaming monitor hooked up to it, you’re doing it a great disservice. You may have the most powerful graphics card money can buy, or a pre-built gaming rig that sits atop our list of the best gaming PC…


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