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MSI’s Monitors are Now NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible

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Following NVIDIA’s announcement of their newest drivers, MSI monitors are effectively G-Sync Compatible! This technology allows G-Sync to be used on Adaptive Sync monitors.

Buy Select EVGA Products – Get GRIP: Combat Racing Game

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Harnessing gravity defying physics alongside a bristling arsenal of outlandish weapons, GRIP delivers the fastest, most competitive racing experience ever. Scale walls, ceilings and anything else you can get your tires onto… as you master tantalizing tracks, tricks and perform mind-blowing stunts to race your way across the cosmos. Now you can get it free with select EVGA products! Also included is an exclusive EVGA vehicle skin!

Limbo Discounted 80% for a Limited Time

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Paydead’s Limbo is often classified as a trial and death game, as death comes often, swiftly and unexpectedly. The game is a monochromatic side scrolling 2D adventure game where endless puzzles abound and the solutions are seldom obvious. For a limited time, Limbo has been discounted 80% from R 109.00 to R 21.80.

CORSAIR Partners with Ubisoft to Light up The Division 2

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CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced a collaboration with video game publisher Ubisoft and developer Massive Entertainment to incorporate dynamic, system-wide lighting integration into Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, the upcoming sequel to 2016’s massively popular, open world online shooter RPG, Tom Clancy’s The Division. Through the use of CORSAIR iCUE software, PC players can enhance their gameplay experience and become fully immersed in the game with real-time lighting effects across all of their compatible CORSAIR components and peripherals.

ZADAK and NVIDIA Team up at Taipei Game Show 2019

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ZADAK, in association with NVIDIA Taiwan, wowed visitors at the opening of the Taipei Game Show 2019, presenting a scratch build from up and coming Taiwanese modder AK. Inspired by the popular Fallout 76 PC game, the Pip-Boy mod is composed of leather, aluminum and 3D-printed acrylics. It marks the first collaboration between ZADAK and NVIDIA Taiwan, showcasing the flagship MAOB II Water-cooled PC from ZADAK, and the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti gaming graphics card.

G.SKILL Announces DDR4-4266MHz CL18 64GB (8x8GB) RGB Memory Kits

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G.SKILL International Enterprise Co., Ltd., the world’s leading manufacturer of extreme performance memory and gaming peripherals, is delighted to announce high-frequency, high-capacity RGB memory kits at DDR4-4266MHz CL18-22-22-42 with 64GB (8x8GB) capacity. These ultimate specification memory kits are built with high performance Samsung B-die components and will be available under both Trident Z RGB and Trident Z Royal series.

Arctic Introduces New Freezer 34 Generation

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ARCTIC today introduced the new Freezer 34 air cooler series. Development of the new Freezer series focused on increasing cooling capacity. With static pressure optimized P-fans and the improved heatsink, the Freezer 34 series offers high quality products with high-powered performance. The series consists of the standard Freezer 34 model; the Freezer 34 CO, a new tower CPU cooler; the Freezer 34 eSports; and the Freezer 34 eSports DUO.

ENERMAX Expands LIQFUSION RGB Liquid Cooler Lineup with 360 Version

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ENERMAX, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-performance PC hardware products, is expanding the acclaimed RGB liquid cooler series, LIQFUSION, with the addition of a 360mm AIO cooler. After the launch of the 240 variant, LIQFUSION has got users’ attention and recognition for its cooling performance and brilliant lighting effects. With the larger cooling surface, LIQFUSION 360 is able to easily handle a large amount of heat produced by the overclocked CPUs. Moreover, LIQFUSION comes with an addressable RGB-sync waterblock featuring patented flow indicator, which allows the users to monitor the status of coolant flow. Along with ENERMAX addressable RGB fans, LIQFUSION can create visual appealing lighting effects.

COLORFUL Officially Releases iGame Series GeForce RTX 2060

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COLORFUL Technology Company Limited, professional manufacturer of graphics cards, motherboards and high-performance storage solutions is proud to announce the debut of their latest graphics cards aimed for mainstream gamers who want the best value for their gaming needs. NVIDIA’s new GeForce RTX 2060 GPU offers their raytracing and DLSS at an accessible price range and COLORFUL is bringing their iGame touch to improve the performance and cooling of the GeForce RTX 2060.

MSI Announces GeForce RTX 2080 Ti LIGHTNING Z

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MSI is proud to officially announce the latest of its legendary LIGHTNING series graphics cards. Built to be perfect, the new GeForce RTX 2080 Ti LIGHTNING Z combines cutting edge new technology with proven features such as Tri-Frozr design with all new TORX 3.0 Fans, Phantom of LIGHTNING LED effect, Dynamic Dashboard OLED panel and full carbon backplate. The GeForce RTX 2080 Ti LIGHTNING Z is nothing short of an engineering masterpiece.

Samsung Electronics 970 EVO Plus NVMe SSDs Launched

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Samsung today introduced the Samsung 970 EVO Plus, the newest enhancement in its Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) SSD portfolio. With industry-leading performance and up to two terabytes in capacity, Samsung’s 970 EVO Plus sets a new bar for high-performance storage, enabling IT professionals, tech enthusiasts and gamers to handle intensive workloads on PCs and workstations with more ease.

The Past Can be the Future with EK Classic

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EK, the leading premium liquid cooling gear manufacturer, announces the global launch of their new Classic Product Line. It includes an NVIDIA RTX 2000 series GPU block, CPU blocks for both the most popular AMD and Intel platforms, and a pump-reservoir combo unit. Whether you only care about cooling performance, or just prefer the clean and timeless design of EK, the Classic Line will fulfill all your needs.

WD Introduces New WD Black SSD with Integrated Heatsink

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Western Digital Corp. today introduced its second-generation, high-performance WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD with up to 2TB capacity on a single-sided M.2 form factor, and will be showcasing a version for desktop systems or custom-built gaming rigs, which has an integrated heatsink that helps maintain speed and temperature. This enhanced drive enables gamers and hardware enthusiasts to snag a tangible, next-level competitive boost during intense PC gameplay.

Add the Finishing Touch with a Host of New Premium PC Accessories from CORSAIR

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CORSAIR, a world leader in PC gaming peripherals and enthusiast components, today announced the availability of a wide range of new PC enthusiast accessories to help complete the look of a custom PC: CORSAIR Premium Individually Sleeved PSU Cables, Premium Sleeved Front Panel Extension Kit, Premium Sleeved SATA Cable, Premium PCIe 3.0 x16 Extension Cable, and TM30 Performance Thermal Paste.

GIGABYTE Z390 & C246 Motherboards Support Single Slot 32GB Memory

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GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, announced that its Z390 and C246 motherboards now fully support 32GB Unbuffered memory per DIMM slot for up to 128GB total memory capacity on 4DIMM configurations, providing increased memory capacity for users. Additional BIOS updates will soon be rolled out to enable support for other 300 series motherboards.

Rumors of a New GTX Card Coming out of the Woodwork

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Nvidia is all the hype now with RTX and 20-series cards and catchy words like Ray Tracing and the lot. However, if you want a little bit faster, newer generation GPU but you don’t want to pay for Ray Tracing, then Nvidia might have just what you’re looking for in development…

The World’s First Super X-Fi Headphones have Arrived

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Creative Technology today announced the launch of the follow-up to the critically-acclaimed Creative SXFI AMP – the Creative SXFI AIR series. Comprising the SXFI AIR and SXFI AIR C, these are the very first headphones featuring built-in Super X-Fi technology, the game-changer which has captured the imagination of users by delivering the listening experience of a high-end multi-speaker system, simply through a pair of headphones.

TEAMGROUP Joins Forces with Motherboard Leader ASRock and Release the Co-Branded Phantom Gaming RGB Memory and RGB SSD

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TEAMGROUP, the world’s leading memory brand, today joins forces with motherboard leader ASRock and release the cobranded Phantom Gaming RGB solid state drive and RGB memory. Both of them are certified and strictly tested by ASRock Phantom Gaming and their lighting effects can be both synchronized with motherboard and officially presented in CES 2019. The read/write speed performance of T-FORCE DELTA Phantom Gaming RGB SSD(5V) is fully evolved, you can upgrade your computer easily; T-FORCE XCALIBUR Phantom Gaming RGB luminous memory uses high quality OEM IC chips, and also has an eye-catching 120° wide angle RGB lighting range. The easy overclocking feature also receives top recommendations from gamers.

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Discounted Until 20:00 Tonight

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Anyone who has ever been near a PlayStation is probably familiar with the 3D platform game Crash Bandicoot. Originally an original PlayStation exclusive released back in 1996, the series went multiplatform a few years later, but remained a console exclusive. In 2018 the game’s developer, Activision, finally brought the series to PC with Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy – and the good news is the game is currently on special on the Steam Store.

ViewSonic Expands Line of Gaming Displays with Launch of New ViewSonic ELITE Sub-Brand of Monitors

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ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual display products, announces a new sub-brand of professional gaming monitors. ViewSonic Elite gaming products are specifically engineered with a sleek and minimalist aesthetic, while boasting practical gamer-centric designs. With decades of display technology experience and heritage, ViewSonic Elite will deliver next-level gaming products that fit the needs of today’s multifaceted gaming community.

MSI Breaks the DDR4 World Record at 5608 MHz with MPG Z390I GAMING EDGE AC

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Years after year, MSI dominates the memory frequency record to show the strength on overclocking performance. Just in the beginning of 2019, MSI’s in-house overclocker, Toppc, pushes the DDR4 speeds to 5.6GHz, setting another barrier using Kingston memory and the MSI Z390I GAMING EDGE AC motherboard by liquid nitrogen cooling.

World’s First Tactical Gaming Monitor AORUS AD27QD Announced!

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GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, has launched the world’s first tactical gaming monitor, AORUS AD27QD, today. Heading into a new market, AORUS is well prepared and confident that the exclusive features on the monitor can give gamers a tactical advantage over their enemies while gaming. AORUS AD27QD is a 27inch flat screen frameless monitor. It uses an IPS panel with QHD (2560×1440, 2K) resolution and a 144Hz refresh rate in 1ms (MPRT) response time. Not only is the view angle up to 178 degrees, it also meets 95% DCI-P3 standards along with 10bits color, so the monitor can provide users astonishingly beautiful pictures. On top of that, the monitor has passed VESA certified DisplayHDR 400 standards which gives users spectacular display quality; With AMD Radeon FreeSync​ technology, the monitor can provide the most fluent gaming experience to let you enjoy your gaming without picture stripping.

Introducing the EVGA Z390 DARK – Revolutionary Design

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The power of the DARK side of EVGA’s Z390 motherboards is now available! After setting the bar with the X299 DARK, EVGA went back to work to design the next generation of motherboards designed exclusively for the world’s top overclockers… or those looking to become one of the world’s top overclockers. No effort was spared to improve the power design, layout, or features of the Z390 DARK.

Thermaltake New Coolant P1000 Pastel and T1000 Transparent at CES 2019

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Thermaltake, the leading PC DIY premium brand for Cooling, Gaming Gear and Enthusiast Memory solutions, today released the latest coolant products– P1000 Pastel Coolant Series and T1000 Transparent Coolant Series at the Venetian Hotel Veronese 2402 Suite from January 8th (Tue) to 11th (Fri). Thermaltake P1000 Pastel Coolant Series and Thermaltake T1000 Transparent Coolant Series are both designed with TT lastest formula to be used as anti-corrosion protection fluid and heat-transfer medium for PC water-cooling.

Samsung’s New Foldable Phone Apparently “Breaks” When Fully Folded

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Following shortly on the heels of my last article, there’s more news on the Samsung foldable cellphone front. In a small private showing, Samsung reportedly showed it’s new foldable phone to a select few individuals.