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Battlefield V Gets NVIDIA DLSS Support

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NVIDIA’s DLSS, or Deep-Learning Supersampling, is a form of image-quality enhancement that uses the Tensor cores found on GeForce RTX series cards (note that due to this it won’t work on GeForce GTX series cards). Battlefield V has become the first game to make use of rendering technique, with the latest patch adding support for DLSS.

EVGA x deadmau5 Project and Giveaway

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Canadian electronic music producer and mau5trap label head deadmau5 is one of the most prominent fixtures in the international dance scene of the last decade, instantly recognizable with his signature oversized mau5 head. Known for his live sets and highly produced stage set-ups, he is also an avid video gamer – contributing to soundtracks for Grand Theft Auto, Need for Speed, and more.

Cooler Master Releases New Tenkeyless Keyboards

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Cooler Master, a global leader in designing and manufacturing innovative gaming peripherals and computer components, announces it’s the addition of its two new tenkeyless (TKL) mechanical keyboards, the MK730 and CK530.

ARCTIC Celebrates MX Milestone – 10 Million Sold and Counting

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ARCTIC, a leading manufacturer of low-noise PC coolers and components, is celebrating the sale of more than 10 million tubes of its MX-2 and MX-4 thermal compounds. This year, both versions of the well-loved thermal compound will be packaged in a celebratory 2019 edition.

EVGA and Palit GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Cards Sighted

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Yesterday we saw the first photographs confirming the existence of the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, which is expected to be announced this Friday with retail availability following on 22 February, with packaging of the GALAX GeForce GTX 1660 Ti pictured during unpackging for an unknown retailer. Today we see images of cards from EVGA and Palit brought to us by VideoCardz.

ASRock Launches Phantom Gaming X Radeon VII 16G Graphics Card

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The leading global motherboard, graphics card and mini PC manufacturer, ASRock, launches the flagship level product – Phantom Gaming X Radeon VII 16G graphics card, featuring AMD’s world’s first 7nm Radeon VII gaming GPU and 16GB 4096-bit HBM2 memory with powerful computing performance, plus full instruction set support such as DirectX 12, OpenGL 4.5 and Vulkan for the latest AAA-rated games, virtual reality (VR), 3D rendering and video editing applications, and next-generation computing workloads. It provides a great experience for enthusiast gamers and professional creators.

Corsair Hydro H100i RGB Platinum SE All-White Liquid Cooler Launching Soon

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White has been making another comeback lately, and Corsair has been paying attention with a slew of white products now available including RAM, peripherals and the new H100i RGB Platinum SE 240mm AIO cooler.

Intel Core i9-9990XE Sacrifices Cores For Higher Frequencies, Benchmarks Inside

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The Core i9-9990XE is an interesting processor given that the name would have one expecting it to have the same core count as the Core i9-9980XE while being a step ahead in terms of clock speed. That is not the case, however.

Photographs Confirm Existence of GeForce GTX 1660 Ti – GALAX Card Pictured

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There has been much talk about the potential of an upcoming GeForce GTX 1660, but now we have actual photographs of the product upcoming card that have been shared on Reddit.

GOD EATER 3 – Launch Trailer | PS4, PC

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How does it feel to give up your humanity? Become a God Eater today and be the last chance for our survival! You will enlist in battle, defeat the Ash Aragami, and prevent an apocalypse.

Observer – Launch Trailer

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Observer – Out Now Observer is a cyberpunk, detective thriller set in the year 2084 in Krakow, Poland. The world lies in ruins with corporations seizing power after the fall of governments. You do their bidding. No lie will remain hidden from you, as you hack into the minds of those you interrogate. When your past catches-up, you must act on your own and unravel the mystery of your son’s disappearance. Your name is Daniel Lazarski, you’re an Observer.

Apex Legends – Launch Trailer

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Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play battle royale game where legendary challengers fight for glory, fame, and fortune on the fringes of the Frontier. Explore a growing roster of diverse characters and experience intense tactical squad play in a bold, new evolution of battle royale. Play for free now

Anthem Launch Trailer – Out Feb 22

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Unleash your power as you suit up in one of four javelins and take on a world full of danger. Team up with friends to overcome the toughest challenges you can find.

Sea of Thieves – Friends Play Free

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From February 6th-13th , every existing Sea of Thieves player will be able to invite up to three friends to download and play the game for free.

New Metro: Exodus Trailer “Artyom’s Nightmare” Released

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4A Games’ latest game in the Metro franchise, the upcoming Metro: Exodus is looking to be one of the biggest games of 2019. The developers have released a new CGI cinematic trailer for the game, titled “Artyom’s Nightmare.”

Cinebench R15 for HEDT Processors Now Available

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Cinebench R15 is a good test of a CPU’s speed, but due to it scaling almost linearly with core count it is becoming an extremely quick test. This not only means that a rather unstable CPU can complete a run, but also there can be large fluctuations in scoring as some runs might be completed before thermal throttling even gets a chance to kick in. To combat this, “Hwgeek” has released an unofficially modded version of Cinebench R15 labelled “Cinebench R15 EXTREME!”

Astroneer – Official Launch Trailer

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Astroneer has now left Early Access and Game Preview and launched its full 1.0 update. Now available on Steam and Xbox Play Anywhere.

AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected – Launch Trailer – Nintendo Switch

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Colorful indie adventure game AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected is OUT TODAY on Nintendo Switch! Inspired by classic anime with a sprinkle of rogue-lite elements, embark on an intimate quest to make friends, save your village, and find out more about your parents!

MSI Announces AMD Radeon VII Graphics Card

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MSI is proud to officially announce AMD Radeon VII, the world’s first 7nm gaming graphics card. The all-new Radeon VII is designed to provide exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, esports and VR titles, demanding 3D rendering and video editing applications, and next-generation compute workloads.

GIGABYTE Unveils Radeon VII Graphics Card

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GIGABYTE, the world’s leading premium gaming hardware manufacturer, today announced the launch of Radeon VII HBM2 16G, the latest Radeon VII graphics cards built upon the world’s first 7nm gaming GPU. Based on the enhanced second-generation AMD ‘Vega’ architecture, Radeon VII is equipped with 3840 stream processors and 16GB of ultra-fast HBM2 memory (second-generation High-Bandwidth Memory). It is designed to deliver exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, esports and Virtual Reality (VR) titles, demanding 3D rendering and video editing applications, and next-generation compute workloads.

Microsoft is Giving Away the Original Crackdown Right Now

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Crackdown is a series of sandbox-style action adventure video games created by David Jones and published by Microsoft Studios. The series takes place in a futuristic dystopian city controlled and enforced by a secret organization called the Agency

AMD Radeon VII: World’s First 7nm Gaming GPU Now Available

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Today, AMD announced availability of the world’s first 7nm gaming graphics card, the Radeon VII, bringing exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, eSports and VR titles, demanding 3D rendering and video applications, as well as next-gen compute workloads.

Trials Rising – Post Launch Trailer | PS4

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Trials Rising is coming February 26, 2019 ! Watch to see some of the exclusive content that is available when you pick up the Expansion Pass and Gold Edition, and learn more about the future content that will be coming! Eat dirt. Taste Victory!

Crackdown 3 – Launch Trailer

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Take your last look at Crackdown 3 before it releases to retail, digital, and Game Pass on February 15.

Softbank Clears its NVIDIA Stock Valued at US$ 3.6 Billion

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Softbank is one of the largest holders of NVIDIA stock, but on 10 January sold its entire holding valued at a little over JPY 39.8 billion, or US$ 4.6 billion as of 31 December 2018. Well known for far-sighted investments in the IT sector, this news is rather troublesome of industry investors.