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Amazon Has Great Deals on Anker Chargers

Anyone looking for some inexpensive items to give as stocking stuffers or for the annoying co-worker you picked for secret Santa, Amazon has some good gear for you with a big sale on all sorts of Anker gear. An Anker PowerCore Eddential 20000 Portable Charger ith 20,000 mAh of juice inside is on sale for ...

Nintendo Switch Lite Case Lands Stateside December 8

Nintendo has a new case coming to the States that was previously only for Japan. The case is for the Nintendo Switch Lite and is called the Flip Cover & Screen Protector. It will land in the US on December 8 for $39.99. For starters, it will only be offered online, but it will land ...

Walmart Nintendo Switch Bundle Throws in Minecraft

If you have someone on your holiday shopping list that is a gamer and you want to get them a Switch, check out this bundle. Walmart is offering a Nintendo Switch game console for $298.60 that includes the latest gen console. The latest version is the one with the extended battery life. Buyers can get ...

Amazon Hacks Pixel 3a and 3a XL Price

Black Friday isn’t here yet, and we have already seen a bunch of good deals that are available ahead of the infamous day. Amazon has some good deals on two of the Google past generation smartphones for folks who don’t mind not having the latest and greatest in their pocket. The first of the devices ...

Some Google Stadia Features Won’t be Available at Launch

Google Stadia is set to launch next week, but there are some features of the system that won’t be available when the launch happens. Among the features not available at launch are Steam Connect, State Share, and Crowd Play, meaning players won’t be joining in games with each other. The features will launch sometime next ...

Costco Black Friday Sale Has Major Smartphone Deals

Costco and a bunch of other retailers are gearing up for a big Black Friday sales event. Some of the best deals we have seen on Samsung smartphones and tablets will be had on Black Friday. Costco is offering a Galaxy Note 10+, S10, or S10+ with a $420 Costco Shop Card with activation on ...

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Processor Review

AMD Throws 16-Cores At The AM4 Platform Today, we have the pleasure of bringing you our performance testing of the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X 16-core, 32-thread processor for the AMD AM4 platform. This beastly processor will be available to purchase on November 25th, 2019 with a Suggested Retail Price of $749. We’ve been talking about this ...

Fortnite Pro Gets Week Twitch Suspension After Streaming With Banned Player

Twitch isn’t taking any crap from Fortnite pros who are breaking the rules. A Forntite pro has been smacked around by Twitch. This one is Cody “Clix” Conrod. Clix was handed a 7-day suspension for streaming the game. Clix didn’t cheat or do anything vulgar; his offense was playing alongside Zayn, a player who was ...

Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch May Launch Today

A rumor has been going around that claims Apple is set to launch a new version of the MacBook Pro today. According to the rumor, the machine will be a 16-inch MacBook Pro. There are no further details about the design of the new Mac with the rumor of a launch today. What is known ...

Walmart Offers Launch Day Pokemon Sword and Shield Discount

Discounts on Pokemon games are rare, but it looks as if that is exactly what Walmart will be doing. Pokemon Sword and Shield are set to launch on November 15. These are the first Pokemon games to launch on a home console. Walmart will be offering the games on discount at launch with copies selling ...

Huawei FreeBuds 3 Review – Competition for AirPods?

During IFA 2019 the major product announcement from Huawei wasn’t a fancy new smartphone, but rather the Huawei FreeBuds 3 – its third generation of wireless earbuds. The wireless earbud market is becoming more crowded by the day, but Huawei thinks they have a winner here with very good sound quality, active noise cancelling, and ...

Snap Spectacles 3 Are Still Ugly And Cost More

Snap hasn’t had good luck with its line of spectacles glasses that can be used to record videos and take still shots to share on the service. The original Spectacles were decently popular, but Snap bet too big and ended up with lots more than they could sell. Spectacles 2 didn’t fare much better. Now ...

Tencent Wats to Team With Nintendo To Attract Gamers in the U.S. and Europe

Tencent wants to team with Nintendo to attract console gamers in the U.S. and Europe according to a new report. Tencent is a massive company based in China, and the report indicates that it wants to learn the essence of making console games for gamers outside of China. Tencent wants to reach outside of China ...

Samsung Galaxy S11 And Galaxy Buds 2 Detail Leaks

Samsung fans are looking forward to new details on the coming Galaxy S11 smartphones ahead of the official debut of the devices. Some new leaks have surfaced, and one of them gives up some details about the colors smartphone fans can expect to see when the smartphones launch. Colors rumored so far include blue, gray, ...

MyDigitalSSD SBXe 960GB SSD Review

Meet the SBXe or is it SBX ECO – Pick one MyDigitalSSD! If you are looking for an M.2 NVMe SSD on a budget you’ll likely run across the Super Boot eXpress Eco (SBXe) series by MyDigitalSSD. This series was created to offer their customers as much speed as possible for the least amount of ...

Did You Receive Weird Text Messages Yesterday? If So You Aren’t Alone.

Numerous individuals received bizarre text messages yesterday from one or more of their contacts. The text messages were sent out accidentally by a third-party vendor called Syniverse that handles text messaging services for multiple phone carriers. During routine maintenance, hundreds of thousands of undelivered texts were sent out to users. Quartz reports that Syniverse told ...

iFixit Teardown Shows Surface Pro X to be Very Repairable

Each new generation of tech device that launches is taken in by the gang at iFixit and then ripped apart. The most recent device to go under the knife at iFixit was the Microsoft Surface Pro X ARM-powered tablet. One of the key features is the ability to upgrade the SSD on the tablet when ...

Corsair K57 RGB Wireless Gaming Keyboard Review

Corsair’s latest keyboard, the K57 RGB, is a refreshed wireless version of the ‘old’ Corsair K55 wired gaming keyboard with membrane switches from 2016. This is great news for current K55 owners or anyone looking to minimize the wires from their system to maintain a clean style look of their gaming or workstation desk. The ...

AMD 32-core Threadripper 3970X & 24-core 3960X CPUs Announced – 280W TDP Monsters

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X Aims To Dominate All Today, AMD announced their 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Threadripper series with by introducing two new processors built on the 7nm “Zen 2” core architecture, with up to 88 PCIe 4.0 lanes and a massive 144MB cache. The two processors would be the 24-core AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Launch Faces Issues

Red Dead Redemption for PC launched, and the launched didn’t exactly go smoothly. The game launched for PC gamers with issues that led to the game freezing and crashing. Issues at launch for a game that is so highly anticipated are annoying. Rockstar has acknowledged the issues and says that it is actively working to ...

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Launching November 25th – Watch Out Intel!

The AMD Ryzen 9 3950X will be shipping on November 25th, 2019 with a Suggested Retail Price of $749. Legit Reviews was recently invited to join a media briefing over the phone to get more details about this upcoming 16-core, 32-thread processor. As many of you already know this chip has a 3.5 GHz base ...

Google Stadia App Lands on Google Play

Google has been talking up its game streaming platform called Stadia for a while now. The service is set to launch on November 19, and ahead of that launch, the app has landed on the Google Play Store. The app will be offered for Android and iOS users. The app will be the way for ...

Xiaomi Debuts Smartphone with 108MP Camera

A Chinese smartphone maker called Xiaomi has launched a new smartphone that is aimed at the mainstream smartphone market with a massive camera resolution. The device is called the Mi CC9 Pro Premium, and it has a 108MP smartphone sensor. Xiaomi promises that the device has “extremely sharp photographs.” The device has only been announced ...

Netflix Fans on Older Samsung and Roku Hardware Need to Upgrade

Just about everyone today has a Netflix subscription to watch the movies and original programming the streaming giant makes. If you are a Netflix fan that watches on some older Samsung or Roku streaming devices, you may be losing access to Netflix. The reason is said to be “technical limitations.” If you are using an ...

Crucial P1 1TB SSD Review – Best Low Cost NVMe Drive?

Crucial P1 – Reviewing a Best Selling QLC SSD The Crucial P1 1TB NVMe SSD was the number one selling drive during Amazon’s Prime Day sale this year as you could pick up the 1TB model for $79.99 shipped. The drive is now back up to $95.99 shipped, but we have a feeling that you’ll ...

Costco Black Friday Deals Announced

Costco is gearing up for the holiday shopping season and has some deals that might make it worth the price of a membership to partake in. One of the deals is something that Mac fans needing a new laptop will find appealing. Costco has a MacBook Pro 13.3-inch notebook with Touch Bar for $999. That ...

Amazon’s Apple iPad Pro Deal is A Good One

Amazon has all sorts of deals going all the time, making it a commonly searched place for all manner of items. Amazon is having a sale right now on the latest model of the Apple iPad Pro with an 11-inch screen. The tablet sports WiFi-only and 64GB of internal storage. The normal sales price for ...

Blizzard is Considering Raytracing for WoW

A new rumor is making the rounds that Blizzard is considering the addition of ray tracing for World of Warcraft. The rumor started with an interview that was given by Senior Game Producer Michael Bybee and Lead Software Engineer Patrick Magruder at BlizzCon 2019. The two said that Blizzard was looking into adding raytracing to ...

ADATA XPG SX8200 PRO SSD 1TB Review

ADATA XPG SX8200 Pro – SMI2262EN w/ TLC NAND The ADATA XPG SX8200 Pro is not a newcomer to the SSD market as it has been available for almost exactly one year. We are taking a look at this series today since it happens to be one of the more popular drives on the market ...

Walmart Sale is Underway Now With Xbox Discounts

It’s not Black Friday yet, but the deals are already underway at Walmart. With November here, it’s time to start your holiday shopping. Walmart has some deals going right now, including an Xbox One S bundle that will get a copy of CoD Modern Warfare, a copy of the Legacy Trilogy, and a choice of ...

GIGABYTE Releases AGESA 1.0.0.4 B For X570 Motherboards

GIGABYTE Releases New BIOS Updates with AGESA 1.0.0.4 B For X570 Motherboards X570 BIOS F10 Optimizes Performance + 400/300 BIOS F50 Updates Coming Soon City of Industry, California, November 1st, 2019 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced that the newest BIOS F10 update with AGESA 1.0.0.4 ...

Google Home Max Walmart Sale Offers $100 Off

The lead up to the office holiday shopping season is underway. If someone on your list wants a Google Assistant smart speaker in their home, Walmart has a deal going. The Google Home Max speaker is available at Walmart right now for $299. That is a $100 discount off the regular $399 price tag. The ...

Nintendo Switch/Switch Lite has Sold 41.67 Million Units

The Nintendo Switch console is doing very well in the sales department. As of September 30th, 2019, the Switch gamily of systems, which includes the original Switch and the Switch Lite, have sold 41.67 million units globally. The news came from the Nintendo earnings report that was published this week. The last time we heard ...

Intel Core i9-9900KS CPU Review

The New Fastest Gaming CPU From Intel Today, Intel unleashed their 9th Gen Core i9-9900KS Special Edition processor to gamers and enthusiasts that are looking to build a new PC or upgrade an old one. Billed as the ultimate gaming processor, the i9-9900KS features up to 5.0 GHz all-core turbo frequency across 8 cores and ...

Sony is Closing PlayStation Vue in January

Sony has announced that PlayStation Vue has only a few more months before it will be shuttered forever. PS Vue will shut down on January 30, 2020. Sony had shopped the service around for a buyer, but apparently, there were no takers. PS Vue has been a money loser for Sony since it launched in ...

EA Drops Details on Plans for the Next Few Years

EA has for a long time, now had a new shooter of some sort that debuted each year. For 2020 there will be no “new” shooter with EA announcing that it will instead focus on the Respawn game Apex Legends in 2020. The next big new game from EA and Dice will be Battlefield 6, ...

ASUS GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER DUAL Video Card Review

The GeForce GTX SUPER Series Cards Arrive This morning NVIDIA launched the GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER and GTX 1650 SUPER graphics cards. The GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER is available today for $229, while the GTX 1650 SUPER will be available on Nov. 22, with pricing to be announced on that date. These two new ‘SUPER’ ...

Xbox Wireless Controller DPM X019 Exclusive Edition

Microsoft is showing off a new controller that will be debuting at X019 taking place in London in a few weeks. The controller wears and exclusive camo livery designed by DPM Studio, the camouflage division of Hardy Blechman’s streetwear label maharishi. The print on the controller is called Aquabrush and was inspired by a traditional ...

Amazon Sale Gives You a Free Game for Buying Two

Amazon has a deal going that is something gamers might want to take advantage of. The deal says buy three and get one free. What it means is if you go to Amazon’s webpage for the deal and pick three games or other items from the gear lister there, add three to your cart, one ...

Buyer Pays $195,000 for Rare Pokemon card

It’s impressive that after so many years, there are still people playing Pokemon and collect the cards. While a regular pack of booster cards will cost you about $5 in stores, someone paid much, much more than that for a single rare card recently. The card in question is known as the Pikachu illustrator and ...

DJI Mavic Mini Specifications Confirmed

Drone fans who like the DJI brand will be glad to hear that the specifications for a new smaller drone have been confirmed. The confirmation comes from an early listing that was spied on a retailer website. The DJI Mavic Mini will weigh 249 grams making it very light. The drone will have a 30 ...

Intel Core i9-9900KS Coming This Week for $513

Intel Core i9-9900K Special Edition Intel today announced more juicy details on the upcoming 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900KS Special Edition processor that they are calling the new World’s best gaming processor. For starters the 9900KS Special Edition 8-core, 16-thread processor with a 5.0 GHz all-core turbo frequency will be available to purchase starting October ...

Last of Us Part II Delayed Until May 2020

Neil Druckmann, the director of The Last of Us Part II, has announced something that won’t make fans of the game happy. The game has been delayed, and the new release date is May 29, 2020. Druckmann says that he knows it was only a month ago that the devs had a “big blowout” for ...

Walmart Black Friday Ad Leak Shows Gaming Discounts

Haloween isn’t even here yet, but if you go into just about any retail store, you will find that Christmas decorations are already out. That means that Back Friday is close and with the shopping day will come with some significant discounts on all sorts of products. Gamers will want to pay attention to Walmart ...

Intel’s First Discrete Graphics Card Powered On – DG1 Closer To Launch

Intel’s first discrete graphics card is still scheduled to arrive in 2020 and it appears that it is on track. We know that the card will be built on Intel’s Xe GPU architecture and will likely be built on the 10nm process node. We aren’t sure what month Intel’s first Xe gaming graphics cards will ...

Micron X100 Becomes The World’s Fastest SSD

Legit Reviews is at the Micron Insight 2019 in San Francisco today and we just got a chance to see the Micron X100 drive in person. Micron claims that the X100 is the world’s fastest SSD with over 9 GB/s of sequential Read/Write bandwidth and up to 2.5 million IOPS. This is Micron’s first SSD ...

Crucial X8 1TB Portable SSD Review

Micron is entering the portable SSD market today with the introduction of the Crucial X8 Portable SSD. Micron believes that now is the perfect time to enter this growing market and they feel that the X8 Portable SSD series is perfect for anyone wanting quick local access to their data. The X8 Portable SSD is ...

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is Easy To Fix

Microsoft had promised that the Surface Laptop 3 would be easy to take apart. The Surface Laptop 3 is easier to repair than past generations if it needs fixing. iFixit has torn down the new Surface Laptop 3. Taking the device apart is as easy as removing Torx Plus screws from the bottom. The entire ...

TCL’s Folding Smartphone Prototype is a Trifold Design

Since the Galaxy Fold landed back on the market, other smartphone makers are getting their own folding devices ready. The first is likely to be the Huawei Mate X, but another is in the works from TCL that has been seen in prototype form. TCL’s offering uses a trifold design that folds into thirds. It ...

Kingston A2000 1TB SSD Review

Kingston A2000 – Best Budget NVMe Drive in 2019? Kingston Technology Company has sold millions of SSDs over the past decade and continues to ship a ludicrous numbers of SSDs to this day. In the first half of 2019 they shipped over 13.3 million SSDS alone. Near the end of Summer, Kingston released a new ...

Google Maps iOS Adds Real-time Reporting Feature

Google Maps has a new feature for iOS users that will help users to report things like accidents and speed traps. The real-time reporting feature was first popularized on Waze, which is owned by Google. Allowing users to report speed traps can help signal that there will be slowdowns on a route. Before this update, ...

Huawei Mate X will Cost $2,400

Huawei has announced that the Mate X folding smartphone will launch next month. The device is going to sell for $2,400, making it more costly than the Galaxy Fold. It’s hard to imagine the Mate X doing well. Not only is the device very costly, but it is also banned from access to Google apps ...

Amazon Sale Bundles Ring Doorbell and Echo Dot

Amazon has a sale going right now that people wanting a Ring video doorbell will want to check out. The deal bundles the Ring Video Doorbell 2 with an Echo Dot. Essentially you get a free third-gen Echo Dot with the purchase. The bundle with the Ring Video Doorbell 2 and the Echo Dot sells ...

Elon Musk Tweets Using Starlink Network

Elon Musk is a bit of a character, to put it mildly, He’s not above the occasional prank or teases via twitter. Recently he made a Tweet that he claims were posted through the Starlink satellites that SpaceX put into orbit. The tweet is embedded below. The first stated, “Sending this tweet through space via ...

SK Hynix Gold S31 1TB SSD Review

SK Hynix Enters The Consumer SSD Market – Gold S31 SSD Back in July 2019, SK Hynix, launched its first consumer Solid-State Drive (SSD), the SK Hynix Gold S31. For their first consumer drive the executives over at SK Hynix decided to first target mainstream users with 2.5-inch SATA III series. Enthusiasts might be disappointed ...

Microsoft Surface Book 2 For Over $800 Off

Anyone needing a new notebook who doesn’t mind buying a past-gen model when the new version is coming soon might want to check out this deal. Amazon has a massive discount off a high-end configuration fo the Surface Book 2. The Microsoft Surface Book 2 that is on sale normally retails for $3,299. Amazon is ...

Amazon Kindle Deals Available For All

Amazon had some deals on its line of Kindel digital readers that were just for Prime subscribers before. Shoppers wanting a new Kindle who aren’t Prime members can now enjoy the discounts on the devices. The best selling Kindle Paperwhite that is waterproof and has more storage is available for $89.99, a nice discount off ...

Massive Surface Pro 6 Discounts at Best Buy

The Surface Pro 7 will be here before long, and retailers are moving to get rid of their Surface Pro 6 devices. Best Buy has some of the best deals we have seen on the Surface Pro 6 while supplies last. The retailer is offering up to $600 off the remaining Surface Pro 6 models. ...

Samsung Promises Fingerprint Scanner Fix As Early As Next Week

Yesterday we talked about a fingerprint scanner issue with the Galaxy S10 that a woman in England and discovered. The flaw with the S10 in-screen fingerprint scanner surfaced when she added a cheap gel screen protector. With that protector installed, the fingerprint scanner would allow anyone to unlock the smartphone. Samsung acknowledged that the issue ...

Mortal Kombat 11 May Get John Wick

The fighting game Mortal Kombat 11 has a bunch of characters in the game that come from outside franchises; it’s one of the coolest things about MK11. While people made fun of the Joker character that is being added to the game, some other characters are being talked about that sound very cool. Mortal Kombat ...

Samsung Acknowledges S10 Fingerprint Scanner Flaw

The Samsung Galaxy S10 has a problem. Samsung has acknowledged that the fingerprint scanner can be fooled as easily as installing a cheap screen protector on the device. A woman from England first reported the issue. The woman says that her husband was able to unlock her S10 with his thumb that wasn’t registered in ...

Logitech Out keyboard and Mouse for Chrome OS

Yesterday was the big Google hardware event, and at the event, Logitech rolled out a mouse and keyboard that is specifically made for users of Chrome OS. These peripherals are aimed right the folks who might want to work from a Chrome device full time and want a full-size keyboard and a mouse to do ...

League of Legends: Wild Rift Heads to Console and Mobile

Riot Games has announced that League of Legends: Wild Rift will land for mobile gamers on Android and iOS as well as consoles in 2020. Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends, has stated that it took a long time to announced Wild Rift because it wasn’t meant for PC. The developer says that ...

Logitech G PRO X Gaming Headset with Blue VO!CE Review

Logitech G PRO X Gaming Headset with Blue VO!CE Review With the acquisition of Blue Microphones in 2018, Logitech has implemented the Blue VO!CE technology into the Logitech G PRO X gaming headset. This headset features a steel and aluminum frame, two sets of ear pads, and object-based surround sound with DTS HEADPHONE:X 2.0. It also ...

Samsung Set to Give Galaxy S10 Users New Features

Samsung is gearing up to launch the full public beta of the One UI 2.0 software for Android 10. The new UI will roll out to all Galaxy S10 owners soon. A beta version of the software is rolling out to some countries now. The updated software will bring three new features to the S10 ...

Google Unveils Titan Security Key With USB-C

Google has announced that it has a new version of the Titan Security Key coming. The big difference between this new model and the existing version is that the new model has USB-C connectivity. The new Titan key will be just what folks on newer machines with USB-C ports need when an additional layer of ...

Microsoft Flight Sim Could Get VR Support

Microsoft Flight Simulator has been around for a very long time and gets new features and more realism with each new version. Recently the head of the upcoming Microsoft flight simulator interviewed with AVISM, where it was stated that a lot of people assumed VR would be supported from the getgo. “Right after the E3 ...

Fortnite Blew Up Everything Leaving a Black Hole

Over the weekend, something big went down in Fortnite. As season 10 came to a close, it appears that we may finally get the long-rumored completely new map. When the rocket launched into the air after the countdown hit. The rocket went into a portal in the sky and then came out of another portal. ...

Google Maps Offers Detailed Spoken Directions

Google Maps has been updated in a way that will be very beneficial for those with visual impairments. The app now offers Detailed Voice Guidance launched in coordination of World Site Day. The goal of the new feature is to allow users with sight disorders to navigate unfamiliar routes with confidence. The feature is very ...

Microsoft Adds Emoji and Office Keys to its Keyboards

Microsoft has updated its keyboards and added a couple of new keys to them. One of the keys opens the emoji picker inside of Windows 10. From there, you can choose the emoji you want to use. The key can’t be tied to a specific emoji. Microsoft has also added another key to the new ...

MSI Vigor GK30 Gaming Combo Review

MSI Vigor GK30 Gaming Combo Review Keyboard and mouse gaming combos are aimed towards saving money to provide exceptional performance for new computer users or for people on tight budgets. The MSI Vigor GK30 is exactly that as it offers several features only on the more expensive products. This combo includes RGB illumination, mechanical-like plunger switches ...

Tile Sticker Sticks To Small Stuff

If you are the sort that tends to lose your smartphone, game controller, or remote all the time, Tile has a new tracking sticker for you. The new Sticker is small enough to adhere to just about anything. To celebrate the launch of the Sticker, Amazon has a deal. A four-pack of Tile Stickers sells ...

Logitech G Introduces PRO X Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Swappable Switches

TLogitech G Introduces PRO X Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Swappable Switches Logitech G has introduced their PRO and PRO X mechanical gaming keyboards. The PRO comes with GX Blue Clicky switches, whereas the PRO X comes with swappable GX switches. The two keyboards have a tenkeyless design, which makes them portable for LAN parties while saving ...

“The End” of Fortnite Teased

Serious Fortnite fans might know who Donald Mustard is. He is the worldwide creative director at Epic Games. Mustard has a penchant for teasing upcoming events in Fortnite in a very cryptic fashion. The tease that is making the rounds this time out is that he changed his location on Twitter to read “The End.” ...

Samsung Unveils New Chromebook 4 and 4+

Samsung has pulled the wraps off a pair of new Chromebooks that are called the Chromebook 4 and Chromebook 4S. The new machines bring sleeker designs and improved performance to the Chromebook line. Samsung says the machine is perfect for users looking for a portable, reliable, and cost-effective way to tap into the Google experience. ...

Apple Makes Deal With Private Medicare Plan For Discounted Apple Watch

Apple has announced that it has made its first deal with a private Medicare plan that will see the Apple Watch discounted for subscribers. The private insurance company is called Devoted Health and is a start-up that will focus on technology. Apple and the insurance company has made a deal that will subsidize the cost ...

Kingston Technology Ships 13.3 Million SSDs in 1H 2019

Kingston Technology Ships 13.3 Million SSDs in 1H 2019 Massive Figure Compiled by Market Research Firm TrendFocus Fountain Valley, CA – October 7, 2019 – Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., a world leader in memory products and technology solutions, today announced it shipped over 13.3 million SSDs in ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Mod Announced

Rockstar only announced that Red Dead Redemption 2 was coming to PC a short while ago. A major mod maker behind the FiveM mod for GTA V has announced that it will be bringing a similar multiplayer mod framework to RDR2. FiveM is a suite of tools that lets users fully tweak and tailor the ...

Intel Xeon W-2200 CPUs Announced – Benchmark Numbers Look Good

Legit Reviews recently got a chance to sit down with Intel to talk about their upcoming Xeon W processors based on the Cascade Lake architecture. Intel announced eight Intel Xeon W-2200 series processors today with pricing ranging from $294 to $1,333. These chips will replace the Xeon W-2100 series that are based on the Skylake ...

Android Auto Reaches 50M Downloads

The Android Auto app has just now hit 50 million downloads. Other apps have made it to vastly higher download numbers. Considering the Android Auto app only works with certain brands of infotainment systems that come in cars or aftermarket radios, the milestone is impressive. The app also doesn’t come pre-installed on most phones since ...

2019 Overwatch League Finals Audience Grew

The second season of the Overwatch League recently wrapped up. The team that took home the win was San Francisco Shock. Viewership for the finals was up significantly compared to last year. The Overwatch League Grand finals were held in Philadelphia and reached an audience of 1.1 million average viewers. That is a 16% increase ...

Galaxy Fold Torture Test Ends in Device Failure

Samsung has not had a smooth road with its Galaxy Fold smartphone. The original device failed quickly in many reviewer hands. The device was redesigned and relaunched. Samsung claims the device will last 200,000 folds before the hinge breaks. CNET was live-streaming a robot that was folding the Galaxy Fold over and over to see ...

V-Color Prism II RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 3600MHz Memory Review

V-Color entered the gaming memory market in 2013 and entered the North American sales market in 2014. In recent years they have started to make a name for themselves by offering good quality memory modules at rock bottom prices. Their newest DDR4 memory kit, PRISM II RGB, has gotten a fair bit of attention as it is ...

Surface Duo Phone Has Two Screens

Microsoft has rightly stayed away from folding devices with a single screen. Samsung’s Galaxy Fold has not fared well as the first folding screen smartphone on the market. Microsoft unveiled the Surface Duo at its hardware event this month; it has a dual-screen form factor. The two separate screens fold back and, when opened, give ...

Untitled Goose Game Coming To PS4, Xbox, and Possibly Mobile

When the devs behind the Untilted Goose Game launched on the Nintendo Switch and PC, they likely didn’t expect the success they received with the slick little game. The devs behind the game have been talking about bringing the title to additional consoles. The devs said that they would bring the game to Xbox and ...

AMD Ryzen “Equipped to Win” Game Bundle For CPU Buyers

AMD Ryzen 3000 Series processors seem to be selling really well right now around the globe. In fact, if you look at the Amazon Best Sellers for Computer CPU Processors, you’ll see that 8 of the 10 spots are held AMD. Three of those are AMD Ryzen 3000 series parts. If you’ve been considering picking ...

Call of Duty: Mobile Hits iOS and Android

Mobile gamers looking for something to play can now download Call of Duty: Mobile for both Android and iOS. The game is a free download and brings aspects of traditional multiplayer along with a battle royale experience. The battle royale mode has up to 100 players on the same map at once. As players compete ...

PS4 Cross-Play Leaves Beta

Gamers have long wanted to be able to play their friends no matter if those friends were on an Xbox, PS4, or PC in the same title. Microsoft was on board, but Sony dragged its feet. Sony has announced that PS4 cross-play has exited beta and is now a feature for developers to enjoy. It’s ...

Intel Cascade Lake-X CPUs Launching Under $1000 For Up To 18 Cores

Another website that we shall not name has leaked information on the upcoming Intel X-series processor before we could even return from being briefed on it. Intel was gracious enough to lift the embargo on some of the information that we were briefed on as a result. The partial embargo lift means that we can ...

Alienware 55-inch 4K OLED Gaming Monitor With FreeSync Now Available

The Alienware 55-inch OLED gaming monitor (part number ) has been made available to purchase directly from Dell for those willing to spend $3999.99. At first glance it looks like a Ultra HD TV, but this is most certainly a gaming monitor that has some appealing features. For example the 55-inch 4K OLED panel has ...

Atari VCS Will Offer Thousands of Retro Games

The Atari VCS is still a way from launching, and Atari has announced a video game streaming service. Atari has a deal with Antstream Arcade game subscription service that will be exclusive to the VCS when it launches. The service will have a full library of over 300 games and thousands of more titles from ...

Sony Chops PSNow Price in Half

Sony has made a move to get fans of the PlayStaiton to buy the PlayStation Now game streaming service. When the service launched, it was at $19.99 monthly; with the price cut, the service will now cost $9.99 monthly. Sony has stated that it is making the price cut to keep up with the competition. ...

Cascade Lake-X Looking Good – Intel Core i9 10940X and 10920X Benchmarks Leaked

Intel Cascade Lake-X processors are getting close to launching and high-end desktop users are more than ready to see how the Skylake-X successor is going to perform. Intel announced during IFA 2019 that Cascade Lake-X twice the performance per dollar of their Skylake-X predecessors. Finally, some @Intel Cascade Lake-X info! Relative performance per dollar is 1.74x – ...

AMD Adds RIS Support for Radeon Cards With Vega GPUs

Over two weeks ago, AMD added its brand new Radeon Image Sharpening (RIS) feature to the Radeon RX 570, RX 580, RX 590, RX 470, and RX 480 graphics cards. Today, AMD has expanded RIS support to the Radeon VII, RX Vega 64, RX Vega 56 and Vega Frontier Edition graphics cards. RIS uses an contrast-adaptive sharpening ...

Intel Tiger Lake CPUs with Gen12 Xe Graphics Will Have Up To 96 EUs

Just two months ago we were visiting with Intel to benchmark Ice Lake 10nm processors for the very first time. We were impressed with how Intel has been progressing, but now the leaks about Tiger Lake 10nm CPUs are coming on strong. Tiger Lake will be the successor to Ice Lake on laptops and it ...

TCL ELIT400NC Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones Review

TCL ELIT400NC Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones Review TCL is best known for budget friendly televisions and is one of the quickest growing consumer electric companies around. In 2018, TCL sales reached nearly $6 billion USD after selling over 28 million TVs among other things. TCL also happens to be America’s fastest-growing TV brand and the second ...

Mutha! Samuel L. Jackson’s Voice Comes to Alexa

Amazon Echo owners have a new celebrity voice that they can soon swap out for the default Alexa voice. Samuel L. Jackson’s voice will be coming to the Echo devices. To add the voice, ask Alexa to “introduce me to Samuel L. Jackson.” The new voice will cost 99 cents for a while, eventually going ...

Red Dead Online Users Walk Across the Map with Stew

I think we can all be honest in that gamers get up to some strange antics. Take Red Dead Online, which is a big open-world game. Recently a group of 20 players met up at a site in the game world where a campfire was going and grabbed bowls of stew. The goal was to ...

Intel Stratix 10 DX FPGA Pictured in South Korea

While we were in South Korea for the Intel memory and storage day we ran across this Intel Stratix 10 DX FPGA development board. Intel Stratix 10 DX FPGAs are the first FPGA devices to support Intel Ultra Path Interconnect (Intel UPI) for direct coherent connection to future select Intel Xeon Scalable processors. The Intel ...

Legit Reviews Visits NAVER Data Center ‘GAK’ in South Korea

NAVER, founded in 1999, is South Korea’s largest web search engine and is often referred to as “the Google of South Korea.”  The company offers NAVER, a search portal that provides various content topic boards; LINE, a messaging application; NAVER Clova, an AI platform; Papago, an automated interpretation application; WHALE, a Web browser; NAVER Maps, a ...

Galaxy Tab A is $100 Off at Amazon

Anyone in the market for a tablet wanting to get a good deal needs to check out what Amazon is offering. Amazon has a Samsung Galaxy Tab A in gray or black on sale for $229.99. That price is $100 off the normal retail price. In addition to saving $100 off the normal price, Amazon ...

Untitled Goose Game Looks Like Fun

There are all sorts of video games available for the PC and game consoles. Some of them are the typical fare you expect of games like RPGs and shooters. Others are something strange and different. Untitled Goose Game appears to be one of those strange and different games. In the game, players are a goose. ...

Chrome Flaw Left Some Macs Unable to Boot

Google has admitted an issue with Chrome is what prevented some Mac computers from being able to boot recently. The flaw that was the culprit was in Google Keystone, which controls Chrome updates. Version 1.2.13.75 of Keystone shipped with an update that damaged the macOS file system when System Integrity Protection (SIP) was disabled or ...

Mario Kart Tour Climbs to the Top on Launch Day

This week marked the launch of the latest Nintendo mobile game called Mario Kart Tour. The game is free, and like most free games, it’s supported with subscriptions and in-app purchases. Data from Sensor Tower shows that the game reached the top spot on the free App Store chart in 58 markets including the US ...

Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory Coming To Desktop Workstations

One of the more impressive demos at the Intel Memory and Storage Day 2019 in Seoul was one involving Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory Modules (DCPMM). Intel DCPMM are available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB at 2666 MT/Sec and have been primarily aimed at enterprise users in the data center.  What made this demo really ...

Intel SSD 665p 96-Layer QLC NAND Performance Shown For First Time

At Intel’s Memory and Storage Day in Seoul, South Korea, we managed to witness the first public demonstration for the upcoming Intel SSD 665P mainstream storage drive. What makes this demo very interesting is that it the first time we’ve seen Intel’s 96-Layer QLC NAND Flash memory in action on a consumer drive. The live ...

Intel Announces 144-layer QLC NAND Flash – Says Penta-Level Cell (PLC) NAND Possible

Today at a memory and storage day in Seoul, South Korea, Intel announced a number of things to show that they are still fully committed to innovation in the memory and storage in the data-centric computing market. One of the major announcements is that Intel is the first to demonstrate 144-layer QLC (quad-level cell) NAND ...

Cooler Master MM710 Gaming Mouse Review

Cooler Master MM710 Gaming Mouse Review When we think about a gaming mouse, we think about RGB illumination, fancy swappable side grips, and weight adjustment systems. As for the Cooler Master MM710, it does not include such gaming features aside from the necessities. By necessities, I mean a top optical sensor like the 16,000 DPI ...

2020 iPhone will have a Frame Structure Like the iPhone 4

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has some new thoughts on next year’s iPhone models only a few weeks after the new models for 2019 launched. He says that the iPhone for 2020 will be redesigned and will be similar to the iPhone 4. Kuo made the predictions in a research note. MacRumors says that it has seen ...

Surface 2 Laptop Inventory runs Out Ahead of Microsoft Event

Early next month, Microsoft is having a hardware event for Surface goodies where new laptops are expected. The event is expected to see the launch of the Surface Laptop 3 and the Surface Pro 7. As is typical ahead of new hardware hitting retailers, stocks of the Surface Laptop 2 have run dry reports Thurrott. ...

Borderlands 3 Sold 5 Million copies in 5 Days

Borderlands 3 has become the fastest-selling 2K Game ever. The launch of the game is reportedly the biggest in the history of the publisher selling over than 50% more than Borderlands 2 when it launched. The game is also credited with being the highest selling 2K game on PC during a five-day window despite being ...

Recovering Data After Drive Failed With Carbonite Cloud Backup Services

One of the worst things that can happen to a person who relies on their computer is to have a hard drive failure. There are many applications and services on the market that helps users recover from these catastrophic loses. One of the most popular and widely used is Carbonite. Carbonite is an online-based backup ...

Nintendo Switch Lite $200 Price Took Months of Negotiations

The Nintendo Switch Lite game console has a lot of gamers excited thanks to its hardware and low price. The Switch Lite will sell for $200, making it $100 cheaper than the regular Switch game console. To get the console to the $200 price point required significant work on Nintendo’s part. Suppliers are reporting that ...

Rechargeable Surface Pen Tipped in FCC Documents

Microsoft is set for a Surface hardware event early next month, and ahead of that event, some rumors are making the rounds that hint at some of what we might see. Some of these rumors are thanks to FCC documents that have turned up. One of the items that the FCC tipped is a new ...

Huawei Mate 30 Pro Smartphone Launched With Impressive Specs

Huawei launched its new flagship smartphone, the Huawei Mate 30 Pro, this week in Germany. The launch is a little different as the U.S. Government placed restrictions on how companies can do business with Huawei. Google was one of those companies and this smartphone runs Android 10, so as you can imagine it gets a little ...

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Delayed Until November – Will Arrive With 3rd Threadripper CPUs

AMD gave us a bit of bad news this afternoon They confirmed that they have delayed the release of the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X 16-core, 32-thread processor until November 2019. AMD cited that they are trying to meet the high demand for 3rd Gen Ryzen processors and it seems they need a little more time. There ...

MSI Vigor GK60 Mechanical Keyboard Review

MSI Vigor GK60 Mechanical Keyboard Review The MSI Vigor GK60 is a full-size mechanical gaming keyboard with genuine Cherry MX Red switches. It comes with four metal WASD key caps with four standard ones in the box, a premium metal back plate, and red LED illumination. This makes the keyboard just as functional for gaming ...

Celebrate Batman Day with Free Games

DC is celebrating the iconic character Batman and the celebration this year gives gamers a chance to get some free games. Epic Games is giving away several free games with Batman for those who have an account on the Epic Games Store Launcher. Signing up for the account is free, and there are six free ...

Huawei Watch GT 2 has Two Weeks of Battery Life

Huawei is having a very hard time in the States as it has been barred from using Android and other tech that originated in the States. It has a new smartwatch called the Huawei Watch GT 2 that brings some minor enhancements over the first-gen device. The wearable has several editions, and the big claim ...

Rockstar Games Launcher includes GTA: San Andreas for a Limited Time

Rockstar has announced a new Windows desktop app that allows gamers to quickly access the Rockstar Games PC collection in a single place. To coax Windows users to download the launcher, Rockstar is giving away a free game. The free game is GTA: San Andreas. In addition to the free game, the Rockstar Games Launcher ...

Red Dead Online Zombies May Be Coming

Gamers who frequent the wild west world of Red Dead Online have been running across something spooky in the game. Players have been seeing NPCs standing around that look like zombies. The image here is a perfect case in point. The original Red Dead had a DLC that brought zombies to that game and speculation ...

HUAWEI Mate 30 Series Smartphones Announced

Huawei Rethinks the Smartphone with its Ground-Breaking HUAWEI Mate 30 Series Iconic Handset Features the Flagship Kirin 990 5G SoC, Amazing Quad Camera System with Breakthrough SuperSensing Cine Camera & Futuristic Halo Ring Design   MUNICH – September 19, 2019 – Huawei today unveiled its ground-breaking HUAWEI Mate 30 Series at an exclusive launch event ...

Amazon Launches HD Audio Streaming

Amazon Music users have a new higher quality audio tier to enjoy. Amazon has announced the launch of about 50 million songs in the Amazon Music library that stream in what it calls HD quality. The tracks stream in 16-bit, 44.1-kilohertz quality with a smaller subset of tracks offered in Ultra HD at 24-bit and ...

Motherboards Getting UEFI Update To Support Intel Core i9-9900KS 127W TDP Processor

Motherboard manufacturers like ASUS and ASRock have posted up new UEFI/BIOS updates that adds support for Intel’s upcoming Core i9-9900KS processor. The Intel Core i9-9900KS 8-core, 16-thread processor has a base frequency of 4.00 GHz with an all core max turbo frequency of 5.00 GHz. Pricing has not been announced, but we expect it to ...

HP Elite Dragonfly Notebook is the Lightest Business Convertible

HP has announced the launch of a new convertible notebook PC that is aimed at business users. The machine is called the HP Elite Dragonfly, and it is hailed as the lightest business convertible on the market. The machine is a 13-inch notebook with up to 24.5 hours of battery life and Wi-Fi 6 connectivity. ...

NVIDIA Announces Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Game Bundle

NVIDIA and Activision today announced the GeForce RTX Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Bundle, where for a limited time, gamers will receive Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, which is scheduled to release on October 25, with the purchase of an eligible GeForce RTX graphics card. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will have ray-traced graphics and ...

Lenovo Yoga C630 WOS 2-in-1 PC Review

Qualcomm has been pushing the Always-Connected PC (ACPC for short) for a number of years now and the ACPC segment continues to mature and getting better. All mobile users want an always connected, highly portable device that has extreme battery life. Current flagship smartphones have all day battery life and are always-on, so why can’t ...

Borderlands 3 Glitch Gives Up the Good Stuff

Players of Borderlands 3 have discovered a glitch in the game that allows the farming of legendary items very quickly. Now that the glitch is public, you can bet that Gearbox will be fixing it soon. The location spawns guaranteed loot. The location is also easy to find and farm with each run said to ...

SES Wireless Controller Available For Switch Online Members

Nintendo has opened the sales gates for the slick SNES wireless controller. This is the controller you want if you want to play the new SNES games that have landed for the Switch. There is a catch. You can only buy the controller if you are a Nintendo Switch Online subscriber. The reason is presumably ...

MSI Immerse GH30 Gaming Headset Review

MSI Immerse GH30 Gaming Headset Review The MSI Immerse GH30 gaming headset provides exceptional sound quality for games, movies, and music. As an entry level gaming headset, it does lack RGB illumination and surround sound. However, it includes 40mm drivers for good audio performance across high, medium, and low frequencies. The GH30 comes with a ...

Minecraft has an Impressive Number of Monthly Players

Minecraft has consistently been one of the most popular games out there. It’s not often that Microsoft, the owners of the game, give up details on player numbers. The last time it did was in October of 2018. Since the last time it announced numbers Minecraft monthly players have grown by 20 million. Microsoft has ...

Apple Watch Series 5 $50 Preorder Discount at Amazon

Apple only announced the new Apple Watch Series 5 recently, and already it’s being discounted by Amazon. The discount is for the Apple Watch Series 5 GPS + Cellular 44mm unit. The smaller 40mm unit isn’t on sale. The discount on the device is $50 off the normal $799 price. That makes the wearable $749.99 ...

Gigabyte Intel Z490 Motherboards Spotted in EEC Listings

Are you waiting for Intel’s next-generation Comet Lake-S desktop processors to be released before building your next desktop PC? Enthusiasts are really excited about the Comet Lake-S (14nm+++) processors they will have up to 10 cores and be using the new LGA 1200 socket. Moving to LGA 1200 means that all-new motherboards will need to ...

12 Desktop Processors Tested on Blender 2.80 versus Blender 2.79b

Legit Reviews has been using Blender in our benchmarks for years and hopefully you’ve found the results worthwhile and interesting. Blender, for those that might not know, is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing ...

AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Max Boost Clock Fix Tested

AMD recently released AGESA 1003 ABBA to motherboard partners and they in turn have started to release BIOSes based on AGESA 1003 ABBA. The big news with this AMD Generic Encapsulated Software Architecture (AGESA) build has changes in it that will help AMD Ryzen 3000 series CPUs reach their advertised boost speeds. Specifically, this build ...

Refurbished Pixel 3 128GB for Under $400

If you are in the market for a smartphone and don’t mind refurbished products, Amazon has a deal for you. It is offering “renewed” Pixel 3 128GB smartphones for $399.95 with free shipping. CR Land sells the devices, but Amazon fulfills them. Amazon guarantees that they will work like new and the smartphones are baked ...

Google Maps Offers Drug Addiction Recovery Help on Maps

Google has issued a new update on Google Maps that will make it much easier for those struggling with addiction to find help. The update has added drug addiction recovery resources on the map and will give navigation data to get people there who need help. The update doesn’t just provide addiction treatment centers and ...

Nintendo Sues RomUniverse for Millions

Nintendo has filed suit against another ROM site that it alleged was committing trademark and copyright infringement. The website is ROMUniverse. Nintendo is seeking $150,000 for each copyright infringement and up to $2 million for each trademark infringement. Nintendo claims that the pirated games on the website are counterfeit copies of its trademarks. RomUniverse sells ...

Epson LS500 Laser Projection TV Works in Any Light

Anyone who has ever had a projector in their room knows that ambient light kills the image quality most of the time. Epson has a new product that it calls the Epson LS500 Laser Projection TV that will throw up to a 120-inch image in virtually any lighting environment. Epson is billing it as an ...

Big Red Dead Online Update Adds Jobs

Rockstar has updated Red Dead Online and given players a much bigger reason to log in every day and play. A new system has been added that allows players to specialize and become a professional of sorts using Frontier Pursuits. Players can choose a profession between Collector, Bounty Hunter, and Trader. You don’t have to ...

Apple Arcade Launches September 19 for $4.99 Monthly

Apple Arcade was announced a while back, and now it has been confirmed that the service will launch on September 19 at $4.99 monthly. For the money, you get access to a library of over 100 games. Some of the games will be exclusive to Apple Arcade. Players can partake via the iPhone, iPad, Mac, ...

Crucial Ballistix Elite DDR4 4000MHz Memory Review

Ballistix, Micron’s global brand of gaming memory, today announced the addition of 4000MHz memory to their Elite series. This is the fastest Ballistix offering to date and best of all the new Ballistix Elite 4000MHz memory modules are AMD Ryzen and Intel platforms ready with an Intel XMP 2.0 profile for easy setup and configuration. ...

AMD AGESA 1003ABBA BIOS Will Help Ryzen 3000 Reach Max Boost Clock

AMD said they needed 7 days to come up with a plan to release a BIOS patch with their  motherboard partners that addresses Ryzen 3000 series processors being unable to reach their max boost clock in some situations. Legit Reviews took a quick look at this topic yesterday and sure enough none of our CPUs ...

Polaroid Lab Prints Pictures from the Screen of a Smartphone

Polaroid Originals has a new Polaroid printer that it has launched called the Polaroid Lab. The Polaroid Lab is a weird device that prints photos that you take on your smartphone. It doesn’t print them using an app to transfer them or memory card or file transfers; it takes a picture of the picture you ...

Logitech Crayon for iPad is on Sale at Amazon

iPad users who like the idea of being able to draw or handwrite on their compatible iPad, but can’t stomach the cost of the Apple Pencil might want to check out this deal. Amazon has a significant discount on the Logitech Crayon for the 6th gen iPad, iPad Air 3rd gen, and iPad mini 5th ...

AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Boost Clocks Investigated

The desktop CPU war between Intel and AMD is the most exciting it’s been in years. AMD has been rapidly catching up thanks to their new Zen core microarchitecture that was first introduced in 2017 in Ryzen 1000 series processors. AMD has been since rolled out the Ryzen 2000 and Ryzen 3000 series and everything ...

Panasonic Toughbook 55 is Modular and Customizable

Panasonic has unveiled a rugged notebook called the Toughbook 55, and the cool part is that it is highly modular. The design allows the user to replace and upgrade parts as needed. There are add on packs that allow the addition of new features down the road. Add on packs let users add a fingerprint ...

Fortnite Fans Figure Out How to Open Frozen Chest In Greasy Grove

Fortnite fans who like to head over to Greasy Grove know that that there is a frozen chest at the location under a mound of ice that can’t be opened. A player has figured out how to open the chest and shared how to do it on Reddit. It turns out the opening of the ...

Razer Blade 13 to offer Adjustable TDP

Details on the Razer Blade ultraportable gaming notebook have surfaced. The details came via Intel at IFA 2013, and the device will have an adjustable TDP using the Razer Synapse software. Intel dropped the tidbit at a talk that was discussing its coming mobile chips. Tom’s Hardware reports that it has tested a system with ...

Sony Unveils Walkman 40th Anniversary Special with a Catch

Sony is at IFA 2019 in Germany, and it has rolled out a new device to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic Walkman from the ’80s. The device is called the NW-A100TPS, and on the outside, it looks rather like the Walkman anyone around in the ’80s will remember. The catch is that it ...

Roku Smart Soundbar Brings Streaming Content and Sound

Roku has unveiled a new device called the Smart Soundbar that is just what you think it is. It’s a soundbar that hooks to your TV to improve the audio you get from your set. The soundbar has four drivers inside. It has automatic volume leveling and sells for $179.99. It will ship starting in ...

Acer Predator Thronos Air Gaming Chair Costs $13,999

Sometimes the coolest stuff has prices that put it out of the reach of average gamers. Out of reach is exactly the case with the Predator Thronos Air Gaming Chair thanks to its $14,000 price. The new chair is $6,000 cheaper than the previous edition, but at $13,999 it’s still very expensive. The Thonros Air ...

Intel Core i9-9900KS Coming October 2019

During IFA in Berlin, Intel announced that their high-end Core i9-9900KS will be made available for purchase sometime in October 2019. Pricing was not announced on the CPU that can boost to 5.0 GHz on all cores, but we expect it to be priced slightly above the current Intel Core i9-9900K that is currently carries a ...

Mid-Range Apple iPhone To Return In 2020

Apple has given the mid-range market to other players in the last year or so as it decided to go decidedly high-end with pricing on all its iPhone models. The iPhone SE was previously a good alternative for many people, but that device was discontinued. A rumor is going around that a new mid-range iPhone ...

Intel Talks Project Athena Laptops at IFA 2019

Intel is at IFA 2019 in Berlin and it talking up some of the new laptops coming through the Project Athena program that will use 10th Gen Intel core processors. The machines are coming from several notebook partners with different brands noted in the image here. Notebooks from major partners Acer, Asus, Lenovo, MSI, and ...

Parrot ANAFI FPV Drone Makes You Feel Like You Can Fly

Parrot has a new drone that it has launched that allows pilots to experience flying the drone in a new way. The drone is called the Anafi FPV, and it has a 180-degree camera on the front that sends a video stream to goggles worn on the face. The FPV modes that he drone offers ...

LG’s 8K OLED TV Launches in North America and Europe

We still don’t have much in the way of 4K content out there to enjoy, and 8K TVs are hitting the market. LG rolled out an 8K OLED big screen TV in South Korea back in June. It promises that TV would come to North America and Europe, and it has now launched. The 8K ...

12 CPUs Tested on Geekbench 5 and Geekbench 4

Geekbench 5 was officially released by Primate Labs today and Legit Reviews has been taking a look at this benchmark in the lab. The release of Geekbench 5 brings new machine learning, augmented reality, and computational photography workloads to the CPU test. Primate Labs also updated their existing workloads to use larger data sets to ...

WD_Black P10 Game Drive Review – 5TB Tested

The WD_Black P10 Game Drive is a pretty straight forward storage device that is aimed at gamers looking for a cool-looking portable drive to hold that game library. It solves the decades old problem of not having enough internal storage space by using your PC or game consoles USB port to quickly and easily expand ...

12 CPUs Tested Using Novabench Benchmark Software

In our quest to find new CPU benchmarks we were told about Novabench by members of the #SiliconGang on Twitter. Novabench has been around since 2007 and is a free benchmark application that has been used by millions of people. We’ve never ran this benchmark here on Legit Reviews, so we figured that we’d give ...

AMD Believes BAPCo SYSmark 2018 Benchmark Doesn’t Represent Typical Usage

To say that AMD Ryzen processors with “Zen” cores have slightly changed the mobile and desktop processor market would be an understatement. AMD’s latest 3rd Gen Ryzen 3000 series processors with Zen 2 cores have shown that AMD is a serious contender in the PC market. That means benchmarks are once again really important to ...

HoloLens 2 On Sale in September

It has been a while since Microsoft announced the HoloLens 2 back in February. One bit of details that Microsft didn’t give was when the headset would be available. Word has now surfaced that the Hololens 2 will ship next month. Word of the September ship date came from Microsoft EVP Harry Shum at the ...

Apple Officially Enables Thrid-Party Repair Shops

Apple made a surprising announcement this week that it will begin to sell parts, tools, and repair guides to independent shops to fix broken iPhones. The change is a significant turn around for Apple in the face of lobbying for years in several states to force the company to do this. Apple has said that ...

Surface Pro 6 and Pro Type Cover For $787

It’s hard to deny the appeal of the Surface Pro 6 with its small size, style, and performance. The only real downside for many is that the machine is expensive. Amazon has the Surface Pro 6 base model bundled with the Surface Pro Type Cover for $786.40 right now. Consider that normally the rig goes ...

Qualcomm Networking Pro WiFi 6 Platforms Unveiled

Qualcomm has pulled the wraps off new WiFi networking platforms that slot into the Qualcomm Networking Pro Series platforms. The platforms are the second-gen WiFi 6 networking offerings from Qualcomm that are designed to deliver WiFi 6 connectivity. The four platforms are the 1200, 800, 600, and 400 distinguished by format, scale of application, and ...

Dell and Google Team For Enterprise Chromebooks

Google and Dell unveiled new enterprise-grade Chromebooks this week, marking the first Chromebook Enterprise devices to launch. The machine is the Dell Latitude 5300 2-in-1 Chromebook Enterprise and the Dell Latitude 5400 Chromebook Enterprise. The former is a 13-inch machine, and the latter is a 14-inch machine. They can be fitted with up to 8th ...

Nintendo Switch Overwatch Case Leaks On Amazon

Blizzard has no port for Overwatch on the Switch right now. It appears that will soon change after an Overwatch-themed Switch case turned up on Amazon from PowerA. The case said that Nintendo and Blizzard officially licensed it. The Switch case was pulled from the Amazon website shortly after it turned up, but the images ...

12 CPUs Tested Using Neat Video Noise Reduction Tool w/ NeatBench 5

We’ve been looking to try out some new benchmarks for Legit Reviews and have been taking a look at a number of them. One of the more interesting real-world benchmarks is NeatBench 5, which is the benchmark application for Neat Video. Neat Video came out in 2005 and is a video editing plug-in tool for ...

NASA’s New Aitken Supercomputer is Open for Business

NASA has announced that its new supercomputer dubbed Aitken has opened for business. The supercomputer is located at the Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley. The machine is a modular design that uses less electricity and power than traditional supercomputers. NASA says Aitken will allow researchers to run more complex simulations more quickly. The machine ...

Details On New Apex Legends Character Jericho Leak

Apex Legends is a popular game, and the devs are working hard to keep payers engaged. Some details on a new legend have leaked, and the character is called Jericho. The details came from a data miner called The Gaming Merchant. The name “Jericho” leaked in February but it was unclear at the time if ...

HyperX Reveals Gaming Accessories, Keyboard Switches, and Wireless Charging Products

HyperX Reveals Gaming Accessories, Keyboard Switches, and Wireless Charging Products HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston, has revealed some new gaming peripherals along with a few Qi Certified products. These gaming peripherals include mice, keyboards, headsets, and other devices. A few of the peripherals, like the headsets, are compatible for both PS4 and Xbox One consoles. ...

OtterBox OtterSpot Wireless Charging System

OtterBox is one of the most popular makers of cases for smartphones in the country. The company has announced a new product that is aimed at keeping your smartphone charged and working while you are on the go. The OtterSpot charging base can charge multiple OtterSpot batteries that can be stacked for charging on the ...

Mod Turns Red Dead Redemption 2 into a Bird Sim

One of the cool things about the game Red Dead Redemption 2 is that the environment is very well done and beautiful. If you ever took aim at a bird flying by and right before you sniped it out of the sky for its feathers wondered what the environment looked like from above, here is ...

Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition Runs Linux With New Hardware

Developers who want a notebook that runs Linux right out of the box might want to check out the Dell XPS 13 Developer Edition. Them machine will soon launch in the US, Canada, and Europe. The XPS 13 DE is the 9th gen of the XPS 13 Developer Edition machine and will feature a Killer ...

Apple Warns Apple Card Users Against Putting the Card in Leather

Apple has issued a warning for users of its fancy new titanium Apple Card. The warning tells users not to place the Apple Card into a leather wallet. The leather will discolor the card, and the stains will never come off. Apple is also warning against carrying the car directly in denim. The discoloration caused ...

IPC Battle – AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Vs Intel Core i9-9900K

AMD’s new 3rd Gen Ryzen processors that are built on the 7nm manufacturing process helped close the performance gap with Intel when they launched last month. Our testing showed that AMD led many of the heavily threaded tests since they had more cores, but Intel was still the single-threaded performance leader. AMD claimed its new 3rd ...

2019 iPhone Rumor Claims USB-C Charger to be included

A new rumor is making the rounds that claim to know something about the iPhone models expected to be launched this year. The rumor claims that Appel will bundle a USB-C charger in with the 2019 iPhone models. The catch is that the iPhone models still use the Lightning port. Therefore the rumor claims that ...

ASUS ZenBook Edition 30 Celebrates 30 Years of ASUS

ASUS has rolled out a special edition of its Zenbook notebook computer. The new version is called the ZenBook Edition 30. The notebook has a lid that is covered in Pearl White genuine Italian leather that is handcrafted and stitched. The machine also has Rose gold anodized diamond-cut edges. The 30th anniversary logo is 18K ...

GeForce 436.02 Drivers Bring Huge Performance Gains, Ultra-Low Latency Mode and More

NVIDIA dropped Geforce 436.02 WHQL drivers today at Gamescom 2019 to celebrate the GeForce gaming community during the largest gaming expo on the planet. The special Gamescom Game Ready Driver brings massive performance optimizations for Apex Legends, Battlefield V, Forza Horizon 4, Strange Brigade and World War Z. How massive? NVIDIA is seeing performance jump up by up ...

WD Black Portable Game Drives Debut At Gamescom 2019

Western Digital today introduced a number of WD Black external storage solutions for PC and console gamers at Gamescom 2019 in Germany. The five new storage solutions are aimed at gamers since it allows them to increase the number of games stored locally, improves game portability as well as  accessibility. These five new drives join the WD_Black ...

Microsoft Hires Former Apple Siri Head

Microsoft has made a significant hire that could help it to turn its ailing Cortana AI around. Microsoft is in the back of the pack when it comes to popularity among voice assistants. The hire it has made is Bill Stasior, who was formerly in charge of Siri for Apple. The move is seen as ...

Amazon Sale Wants You to Stock Up For Back to School

Amazon is having a big sale as people around the country head back to school. Some of the stuff will work in the dorm room, and some of it might just be stuff you want at home. Anyone can partake in the discounts. Among the items that are on sale are a Fire HD 10 ...

Intel Core i3-9100 4-Core Processor Review

A 9th Gen Coffee Lake-R Processor For Under $90 Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the Intel Core i3-9100 quad-core desktop processor that was released in May 2019. Intel offers the Core i3-9100 with and without integrated graphics. The base model is the Intel Core i3-9100F without graphics that runs $89.99 shipped and ...

Rainbow Six: Siege Battle Pass Coming

Along with the third season of Rainbow Six: Siege, Ubisoft is also adding new Battle Passes to the game. The first phase of the Battle Pass rollout will be a Mini Battle Pass, and it will be free. That feature will allow the user t earn Battle Points. The Battle Points will be used to ...

Spotify Adds New Family Plan Features

Spotify is one of the biggest music streaming services out there. When it rolled out the family plan, people in one of those plans were happy to get the new account type rather than having to pay individually for each family member. Spotify has now announced some changes coming to the Premium Family plan. The ...

Sony Unveils New Controller Colors Landing This Fall

Sony has announced four new colors for the PS4 DualShock 4 wireless controllers that will launch this fall. The quartet of new colors will slot into the line up that has seen 25 different colors since the PS4 launched. The new colors include electric purple, rose gold, red camo, and electric blue. The electric purple ...

Fortnite B.R.U.T.E. Mech is There to Give Everyone a Chance to Win

When Season 10 of Fortnite launched and brought with it the B.R.U.T.E. mech, veterans of the game immediately took offense to the weapon and called for it to be vaulted. Players complained that it was overpowered and hard to beat with some players used to dominating matches being taken out by less skilled players in ...

June Smart Ovens Preheated Themselves to 400-Degrees

Sometimes the smart devices in our lives aren’t all that smart. The devices make mistakes, respond to commands that weren’t meant for them, and act strangely at times. This is the case with the June Oven. The device is a small smart oven that can be controlled via an app. Some users have announced that ...

Micron Unveils 16Gb LPDDR4X

Micron has unveiled its 16Gb LPDDR4X low power, double data rate DRAM. The new memory allows the delivery of up to 16GB of low-power DRAM in a single smartphone. Micron LPDDR4X is also offered in a UFS-based multichip package that addresses the needs of mobile device manufacturers that need low power for extending battery life ...

AirPods, Apple Watch, and HomePod Prices to Rise 10%

Apple fans are expected to have to pay up to 10% more than current prices for some electronic items when tariffs go into effect in September. The new tariffs will hit smartwatches, fitness trackers, smart speakers, and Bluetooth headphones starting on September 1. That means that Apple, who is still manufacturing items heavily in China, ...

Logitech G513 Carbon RGB Gaming Keyboard Review

Logitech G513 Carbon RGB Gaming Keyboard Beginning business in October of 1981, Switzerland’s Logitech is one of the largest, most well-known manufacturers of computer peripherals on Earth, with over 9,000 employees worldwide. The Logitech Gaming Division, or Logitech G as it is branded, is responsible for producing peripherals for the PC gaming market. We’ve had ...

GameStop Trade Deal Offers $225 for Switch

Gamers who have an original Switch console and want to trade it for a new Switch with longer battery life may want to take advantage of a GameStop deal now. GameStop is offering $225 in trade value for the original version of the console. That is up to $25 more than the normal used console ...

Fortnite World Cup Champ Got Swatted

Not long ago a 16-year-old kid called Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf won the Fortntie World Cup and took home $3 million. The teen was recently streaming himself playing Fortnite when his father stepped in to tell him that armed police were at the front door. Bugha was playing a game on Sunday night with two friends ...

Snap Spectacles 3 On Sale in November

Snap has announced Spectacles 3 will land in November. Spectacles 3 are the latest version of the wearable augmented reality glasses have a new design that many will find weird. The newest version of the glasses has a new camera inside to create depth perception. Spectacles 3 will cost $380 and will go on sale ...

Enhanced Version of System Shock 2 is Coming

Gamers already knew that Nightdive Studios is working on a remake of System Shock. What we didn’t know was that the studio was also working on a re-release of System Shock 2 that launched originally in 2013. The devs didn’t try and be mysterious about their plans. Nightdive said via Twitter, “You asked for it ...

AMD Radeon RX 5700 Reference Cards Go End of Life

AMD Radeon RX 5700 series reference cards have officially become End-Of-Life (EOL) as board partners take over with custom cards. We’ve seen a number of sites reporting that it is strange that AMD discontinued its reference graphics cards for the Radeon RX 5700 series. This is actually far from strange and something that AMD commonly ...

Google Gives Money Back if Flight Prices Change

Google has a new Travel site where it offers better price-tracking for flights you book via the service. To celebrate the new features, Google is offering users who book the flight via its service a way to get money back if the price of the flight changes. Users getting the difference in prices for flights ...

Samsung 108MP Smartphone Camera Sensor Announced

Samsung has pulled the covers off an interesting new smartphone camera sensor that will bring smartphones one step closer to matching the image quality offered by mirrorless cameras. This is reportedly the sensor that will debut in the Xiaomi Redmi smartphone. The sensor is called ISOCELL Bright HMX and was developed by Samsung in conjunction ...

Dell’s Latest XPS 13 2-in-1 Now Available to Order

Dell has launched the latest version of its XPS 13 2-in-1 laptop computer this week. The machine is now available to order, and it comes in four pre-configured versions that can be further customized if desired. The base configuration is $999.99 and uses a 10th Gen Intel Core i3-1005G1 processor. The high-end configuration starts at ...

Google Announced Gigabit Fiber Internet in Austin

Residents of Austin, Texas, can soon get their cheap and fast Google Fiber internet. Google has been very slow in rolling out its fiber service in many states. In some states, the service has been shut down. Google has announced that fiber is coming to Austin. The move isn’t a big surprise, the nearby city ...

Sam’s Club Galaxy Note 10 Deal

The Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ have debuted and will launch on August 23. When the devices launch, Sam’s Club will have an excellent deal going on the smartphones that members at the club can enjoy. The deal will get buyers a value bundle that is worth up to $350. When buyers activate the ...

Ninja Lands 1 Million Mixer Subscribers in Five Days

Microsoft socred quire a coup when it lured the biggest streamer on Twitch away to its Mixer platform, that streamer is Tyler “Ninja” Blevins. Ninja announced this week that after only five days on the Mixer platform, he has already hit the 1 million subscriber mark. Ninja tweeted, “Today we hit 1,000,000 active subscribers on ...

Fortnite Content Update Brings Tilted Town and More

Epic Games has launched a new content update for Fortnite that is called the Fortnite 10.00 content update, and it brings some cool new items and locations with it. What used to be called Neo Tilted has been transformed by one of the Rift Zones that showed up at the start of Season 10, and ...

Woot has Big Pixel and Pixel 2 Discounts

Woot is having a deal that runs through tomorrow, or until its supply runs out, on past generations of the Pixel smartphones. For those who don’t need the latest hardware, the deal might be worth a look. Woot has special deals on the Pixel, Pixel XL, and Google Pixel 2. The Pixel 2 XL deal ...

Apple MacBook Air MD711LL/A Laptop Deal at Amazon

Anyone who has been thinking about moving to a Mac, but has been a bit turned off by the high price of Apple hardware might want to take a look a the deal on the older MacBook Air that Amazon has going. Amazon has a MacBook Air MD711LL/A 11.6-inch laptop on sale for $385, which ...

Rick Bergman Rejoins AMD as Executive VP, Computing and Graphics Business Group

AMD announced today that Sandeep Chennakeshu will be leaving AMD at the end of August and will of course be relinquishing his position as head of AMD’s Computing and Graphics Business Group. His replacement will be no other than Rick Bergman! Rick Bergman will be rejoining AMD to run what the company calls its “Computing and ...

E3 Data Leak Exposes Press Contact Info

Each year journalists head out to E3 to see what new games will be coming down the pipeline. This year was no different with E3 2019 being held earlier this summer. The E3 exhibitor website had a security issue, and in the breach, about 2,000 registered attendees saw their data leaked. While for the press ...

ASUS ZenFone 6 Lands at Retail

ASUS has announced that its new ZenFone 6 smartphone is now available at retail outlets. The smartphone packs a 6.4-inch notchless NanoEdge display with a 92% screen-to-body ratio. The screen is covered by Gorilla Glass 6. The SoC inside the smartphone is the Snapdragon 855 with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal ...

ORICO NVMe M.2 SSD Enclosure Review

SSD prices are quickly falling, but we’ve noticed that portable SSD prices aren’t dropping nearly as quickly. That means you can build your own wicked fast portable SSD enclosure for less than buying an actual portable SSD. The review that we have for you today is on a pair of ORICO NVMe M.2 SSD enclosures. ...

New Intel Graphics Driver Boosts DX11 Gaming Performance

Intel Graphics released Windows 10 DCH driver version 26.20.100.7000 and it has a good number of performance optimizations to talk about. DX11 game titles like Overwatch, Paladins and Hearthstone get a performance boost thanks to enabling Pixel Shader SIMD Profile-Guided Optimizations in the driver. Intel also made a number of optimizations that increased performance in ...

Rumor Claims Galaxy Note 10 May Use Exynos Processor in the US

A new rumor is going around that is about the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 smartphone. The source of the rumor is often accurate tipster Evan Blass. According to Blass, the US version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 will use an Exynos 9825 processor. If the rumor is true, this would be the first time ...

Man Finds Unopened Kid Icarus Nintendo Game in Attic

A man called Scott Amos was being urged by his mom to come and get all his childhood stuff from the attic of her home in Reno, Nevada. Amos finally went around to pick up his stuff, and while getting all his junk, he came across a JCPenney bag. Inside the bag was an unopened ...

Sony PS5 Prices Will Rise Thanks to Tariffs

Sony execs were at a press event in Japan recently, and some executives warned that console prices would rise to offset trade tariffs that are expected to be imposed on goods made in China like the PS5. Tariffs are a tool that is being used on both sides of the Chinese and US trade negotiations ...

Pokemon Go Passes a Billion Downloads

Pokemon Go has been quite the success story for the gang over at Niantic. Usually, the devs don’t talk much about the popularity of the game, but they have given up some details on the game that shed light on just how popular it is. Since Pokemon Go launched, it has racked up over a ...

Intel 10nm Ice Lake Benchmarks on the Core i7-1065G7 Processor

Legit Reviews Gets To benchmark 10nm Ice Lake Intel recently invited a small number of hardware reviewers out to Santa Clara to be the very first to get a chance to do some hands-on testing with 10th Gen Intel Core mobile processors. Legit Reviews just happened to be one of those sites and we eagerly ...

Jim Jeffers Explains Intel Exascale Computing Will Change Everything

Last night at the Intel CREATE event during SIGGRAPH 2019 it was announced that Intel plans to deliver a 1000x workflow improvement for creators over the next three years. Raja Koduri, Intel’s Chief Architect and Senior Vice President of the Architecture, Software and Graphics group, made the bold claim and believes that his team is up ...

Nintendo Switch Lite Preorders Kickoff

Nintendo Switch fans wanting to get their hands on the coming Nintendo Switch Lite portable game console can now preorder the device. Amazon has all three colors of Switch Lite console available to order. Shoppers can choose the gray, yellow, or turquoise console. Preorders will set you back $199.99, and Amazon has a preorder price ...

Apex Legends Has 8-10 Million Weekly Players

EA has given up some information about the number of weekly players that Apex Legends has. While the game has definitely seen a player decline since it launched boasting 50 million weekly players, it still has a healthy audience. EA says that Apex ELgends currently has 8-10 million players. The player count came from figures ...

AMD Ryzen Holds Nearly 50% of Japanese Desktop CPU Market

AMD has been surging in popularity in the last few years since it debuted the first Ryzen parts. Intel is getting a run for its money in the CPU market that hasn’t been seen in many years. A new report indicates that AMD is doing very well in Japan with its Ryzen processors. The numbers ...

Acer Predator XN253Q Gaming Monitor Debuts

Acer has launched the new Predator XN253Q X monitor that promises a fast 0.4ms response time for accurate gameplay even with the fastest gaming action. The screen also has a 240Hz refresh rate and supports NVIDIA G-sync tech. The monitor has 8-bit color depth and covers 72% of the NTSC color gamut. Native resolution for ...

Rumor Claims 16-inch MacBook Pro to Use 15-inch Case

A rumor has been floating around that claims the next new MacBook Pro that Apple releases will have a version with a 16-inch screen. A new rumor from the supply chain claims that the larger 16-inch screen will be fitted into the same 15-inch chassis that is currently available. That would mean a larger screen ...

Fortnite World Cup Tease Hints of Dusty Depot Return

The Fortnite World Cup Solo Finals were held recently and during the event, a teaser for Season 10 of Fortnite was made. The tease has fans excited because it hinted that a fan-favorite map would be returning. The image shared during the world cup showed Dusty Depot, which was a fan-favorite. Dusty Depot has been ...

Corsair Nightsword RGB Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Nightsword RGB Gaming Mouse Review Along with the Corsair M55 RGB Pro gaming mouse, Corsair has released their Nightsword RGB PerformanceTunable optical gaming mouse to compete with some of the high-end gaming mice in the market. It has the 18,000 DPI PMW3391 optical sensor, four zone RGB illumination, a comfortable contoured body design, and ...

Galaxy Note 10 Preorder Page is Live

Samsung has announced that preorders are underway for the Galaxy Note 10 smartphone. Reservations are being taken for the Note 10 through August 7, and if you want a device at launch, you need to preorder. Samsung is also offering some trade deals. Flagship devices made by Samsung, Google, or Apple will get users serious ...

Google is Giving 100,000 Home Mini speakers to the paralyzed

One of Google’s accessibility programs that is ongoing this year will see it give away 100,000 Home Mini speakers. Google has teamed up with the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to give the devices away. The Home Mini speakers are a great way to give the user the ability to control all sorts of devices ...

Leaked Vivo Nex 3 Screen Cover Shows Over 100% Screen-to-Body Ratio

Prolific, and often accurate, leaker Ice Universe has a new leak that it has shared with the world. The leak is an image of what is alleged to be the screen cover for an unannounced device from Vivo. The leaked device is said to be the Vivo Nex 3. The image is of the screen ...

Amazon Expands Prime Video to Oculus VR Headset

The Oculus VR headset has gained one more reason to buy with Amazon announcing a Prime Video VR app. With the app, Oculus Quest, Go, Rift, and Gear VR headset owners can stream the shows on the headset. Some of the content for the Oculus headsets will support 360-degree video. Only a few sections will ...

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Processor Review

Can Ryzen 5 3600X For $250 Steal The Show? Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X 6-core, 12-thread desktop processor. This chip will more than likely be one of the most sold Ryzen 3000 series processors due to its rather affordable price point of $249. Under the hood the ...

Google is Offering People $5 for Facial Scans

Google is reportedly sending workers out into the world where they approach people in public places and ask them to scan their faces. The Google workers are reportedly telling participants that the reason for the scans is to improve the next generation of facial recognition for unlocking phones. If the people agree to participate, they ...

Red Dead Redemption Remake Rumor Was False

A few days back, we talked about some rumors that were making the rounds specifically focusing on Red Dead Redemption. One of the rumors claimed that Rockstar was working on a remake of Red Dead Redemption for consoles and perhaps for the PC. The rumors also claimed that a new RDR2 DLC was coming. The ...

iPhones Get New Data Transfer Options

Apple is trying to make it easier to set up a new iPhone in iOS 12.4 and later. That version of iOS has a new local iPhone data migration option when setting up a new device. The Quick Start will now allow users to Transfer Data Directly without needing to use iCloud or an iTunes ...

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER Video Card Review

RTX 2080 SUPER Brings More Cores and Speed The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER just launched moments ago and so has our embargo on the performance numbers for this new desktop graphics card model. The GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER is replacement for the original RTX 2080. The good news is that the RTX 2080 SUPER Founders Edition ...

2019 Lenovo Yoga 730 is $260 Off at Amazon

Back to school time is here, and that means many people are out there looking for a new notebook to take to school. Amazon has a good deal on the latest model of the Lenovo Yoga 730 15.6-inch 2-in-1 laptop. This deal is for the latest 2019 version of the notebook. The special deal gets ...

Red Dead Redemption II Rumor Suggests Aliens

A new rumor is making the rounds that has to do with DLC for the popular game Red Dead Redemption II. According to the rumor a DLC is coming for the game that will introduce aliens and could see the return of the main story mode’s main hero. The DLC alien tie in has been ...

ASUS ROG Phone II is a beast

ASUS is set to toss the ROG Phone II onto the market and while we don’t have new images of the device to check out right now (the original is pictured) we do know what specs will be. The ROG Phone II has a 6.59-inch 1080p OLED display with an integrated fingerprint sensor and support ...

Intel Core i5-9600K Coffee Lake CPU Review

$250 Will Get You 6-core 9600K CPU As we wait for our AMD Ryzen 5 3600X processor to arrive for testing we wanted to and take a look at its main competitor, the Intel Core i5-9600K 6-core processor. The Intel Core i5-9600K is currently priced at $249.89 shipped, which is slightly lower than the $279 ...

AMD and NVIDIA Battle Over Graphics With Intel Getting Ready To Enter The Fray

AMD and NVIDIA just got done launching new desktop graphics cards aimed at the PC gaming market. Both companies attacked the sweet spot for enthusiasts within a week of each other with cards ranging in price from $299 to $499. NVIDIA launched their GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER and GeForce RTX 2070 Super cards while AMD ...

Top Games in June Were Super Mario Maker and Crash Team Racing

The NPD Group has released the numbers for the game industry for June 2019. The numbers found that hardware sales are dropping fast for Microsoft and Sony with software sales flat. It’s no surprise to see hardware sales on the decline as both Sony and Microsoft are working on next-gen consoles. Numbers show that spending ...

Google Stadia Pro Plan Includes a Free Game Each Month

Recently Google’s director of Product Andrey Doronichev offered some details on Google’s Stadia online gaming service coming in November. A number of questions were asked during a Reddit AMA, and one of the key tidbits is what you get with a Google Stadia Pro subscription. Doronichev was clear that the Stadia Pro service won’t be ...

Wacom Cintiq 22 Tablet Launches Aimed at Artists

Wacom just added a new tablet to its Cintiq lineup called the Cintiq 22. The tablet has a big 22-inch screen and aims at starting artists who lack the funds to get one of the more expensive tablets Wacom offers. The tablet has pressure-sensitive tech integrated and will launch later this month. Cintiq 22 will ...

Toshiba Memory to Rebrand as “Kioxia” in October

Toshiba Memory to Rebrand as “Kioxia” in October Unique brand name combines Japanese word for “memory” and Greek word for “value” SAN JOSE, Calif., July 18, 2019 – Toshiba Memory America, Inc. announced today that it will officially change its name to Kioxia America, Inc. on October 1, 2019. The name Kioxia (kee-ox-ee-uh) will be ...

Corsair M55 RGB Pro Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair M55 RGB Pro Gaming Mouse Review The M55 RGB Pro optical gaming mouse is a new entry-level gaming mouse from Corsair. It includes standard features like RGB illumination and software customization via the Corsair iCUE software. It also has the PMW3327 optical sensor with a DPI range of 200 – 12,400.  With its ambidextrous ...

Samsung Starts12Gb LPDDR5 Production for Phones

Samsung has announced that it has started to mass-produce 12Gb LPDDR5 for phones. Samsung is also beginning production of 12GB LPDDR5 packages later this month. Samsung introduced the tech behind the memory last year with a stated goal of providing 5G phones with a fast, energy-efficient RAM that can power machine learning and AI applications. ...

Apple Trial Production for AirPods to Kick Off in Vietnam

Apple is looking to start moving some of its production out of China. Apple is set to start trial production of its AirPods wireless earphones in Vietnam as it accelerates plans to diversify manufacturing beyond China. The company that will produce AirPods in Vietnam is a Chinese firm called Goertek. It will start by trialing ...

Quick Look: Corsair Force MP600 Gen4 PCIe x4 NVMe SSD on AMD X570

CORSAIR Force MP600 Gen4 PCIe x4 NVMe M.2 SSD The wait is finally over, PCIe Generation 4.0 has arrived thanks to AMD’s X570 motherboard chipset. Intel has been dominating CPU and next generation peripherals advancement for so many years that frankly, was completely unexpected for AMD to leapfrog its competitor. PCIe Gen 4   What ...

Sprint Confirms Data Breach Via Samsung Website

Sprint has confirmed that there has been a data breach that has exposed customer details. Hackers broke into Sprint customer accounts through the Samsung website. At the time of writing, Sprint is unsure how many user accounts have been affected. What we do know is that the hack happened on June 22 and Sprint has ...

Game Mode Might Boost Performance On AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Processors

Most of our readers know that the vast majority of PC games are designed for your mainstream 4-8 core processors. As the processor manufacturers have been rapidly increasing core counts that hasn’t directly translated into better performance. When AMD first introduced their Ryzen Threadripper series of processors in 2017 with up to 16-cores and 32-threads ...

Zotac GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is a Prime Day Deal

Gamers all know that the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is a very expensive video card. The cards normally sell for around $1,250 each. If you are in the market and looking for the best price, you need to grab one today before Prime Day ends at Amazon. Amazon is offering the RTX 2080 Ti ...

Ghostek soDrop Pro Wireless Over-Ear Headphones on Prime Day Special

Amazon Prime Day is still going on, and if you are in the market for a set of headphones, this is your chance to save some money. Amazon is offering a Prime Day special for Ghostek soDrop Pro wireless over-ear headphones with active noise canceling for a nice discount. This is a strange promotion for ...

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12-Core CPU Undervolted to 1.00V

I noticed a number of sites and channels are reporting that the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12-core, 24-thread processor can be run at full clock speeds with just 1.00V on the CPU VCore. That sounds pretty damn impressive and I just had to give it a try here to see if that is possible and ...

Microsoft Surface 2 Laptop Deals

Amazon Prime Day is here, and if you need a new notebook, this might be the time to get one. Amazon has a deal going for a Surface Laptop 2 base model. The device has a Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB SSD. The Surface Laptop 2 is normally priced at $999 for ...

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 9 3900X CPU Review

AMD Goes 7nm on Ryzen 3000 Series CPUs Last week AMD Ryzen 3000 series desktop processors based on the Zen 2 architecture finally came to market. AMD launched six new desktop processors of which five are available today. Of the processors that are out today they range in price between $199 to $499.  The six  model ...

11-year-Old Claims iPhone Blew Up in Her Hands

An 11-year-old-girl from California claims that her iPhone 6 blew up in her hands while she was using it. The girl is Kayla Ramos, and she was playing with her iPhone 6 in her sister’s bedroom when she says sparks started to come off the device. The girl says that she was sitting there using ...

Disintegration Game Is From Co-Creator of Halo

A new video game is in the works from V1 Interactive called Disintegration. One of the most interesting things about the game is the studio making it. V1 is the studios led by Marcus Lehto. Lehto was the co-creator of Halo and a former creative director at Bungie. The game will be a sci-fi, first-person ...

Self-Driving Las Vegas Shuttle Crash Results are In

You might remember back in 2017 Las Vegas happily launched an autonomous shuttle that cruises a preset route without a driver controlling the trip. The fun lasted all of a few hours before the autonomous shuttle got into an accident. Since the vehicle was autonomous, the NHTSA got in on the investigation and has released ...

Pokemon Card Worth $60,000 Lost in the Mail

Some of the Pokemon game trading cards can be worth big money. One such card is a very rare card called Trainer No. 3 that was given out at a “Secret Super Battle” in Japan in 19999 to third-place finishers at the event. We can’t help but wonder what the first and second place received. ...

Amazon at Work on a Lord of the Rings MMO Game

A report is going around that claims that Amazon Game Studios is at work on a Lord of the Rings MMO game. Amazon has partnered up with Leyou Technologies and Athlon Games to bring the free-to-play MMO to market. The game is reportedly based on the books, not the movies. Amazon hasn’t offered any indication ...

Raspberry Pi 4 has a USB-C Flaw

The Raspberry Pi 4 developer board was only announced a few weeks ago, but it already has a major issue. The USB-C port that many were so excited about doesn’t work exactly as intended. The USB-C port is the device’s sole source of power. The official USB-C spec says that each pin of a USB-C ...

Nintendo Switch Lite Breaks Cover

After months of rumors that Nintneod had a smaller and more portable version of the Switch coming for gamers on the go, the new console has debuted. The new console is called the Switch Lite, and it will launch on September 20, 2019, for $199.99. The new console is completely dedicated to handheld play and ...

Qualcomm 215 Aims at Entry-Level Smartphone Segment

Qualcomm has launched a new smartphone platform that is aimed directly at the entry-level $100 smartphone segment. The platform is called Qualcomm 215, and it offers a 64-bit CPU, dual SIM, and dual VoLTE capability. The new platform marks the first 64-bit processor in the 200 series. The platform also supports dual cameras, 19:9 displays, ...

Apple Updates13-inch MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

Apple has announced that it has updated the MacBook Air adding True Tone to its Retina display for a more natural viewing experience. Apple also dropped its price to $1,099, and college students can get it for $999. The entry-level MacBook Pro has been updated as well. The 13-inch MacBook Pro starts at $1,299 and ...

EA Shares Drop Despite Happy Apex Legends Players

Fans of the game Apex Legends waited in anticipation for Season 2 to land and for the most part players were happy. Despite satisfied players, shares in EA declined by 5% as investors weren’t impressed with what EA had cooked up. That was the lowest price for EA shares in five months. Part of the ...

Borderlands 3 Dueling Mode is Coming

Lots of fans of the Borderlands franchise are looking forward to Borderlands 3 landing. The game has long had PvE gameplay, and it is one of the hallmarks of the franchise. Players in the past could wager money and loot on the duel and whoever won took all the stuff. Borderlands 3 will have a ...

AMD 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors Available On Amazon

Today, AMD announced worldwide availability of its new 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors built on the 7nm manufacturing process. AMD says the new CPUs based on the “Zen 2” architecture bring up to 58% higher performance-per-watt than the competition. This is said to make them ideal for gaming, game streaming, and content creation performance. All of these new processors ...

AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and 5700 Video Card Review

Radeon RX 5700 XT Aims To Destroy The RTX SUPER The all new Radeon RX 5700 Series graphics cards based on AMD’s 7nm Navi GPUs  are finally here to do battle against NVIDIA’s SUPER lineup of Turing RTX graphics cards. The AMD Radeon RX 5700 Series is comprised of the RX 5700 ($349), RX 5700 XT ...

Samsung Sued Over Smartphone Water Resistance Claims

A consumer watchdog group has sued Samsung in Australia for allegedly misleading claims about its smartphones. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) alleges that the Samsung commercials made false claims about users being able to use its phones while swimming and surfing. The ACCC says that it reviewed more than 300 Samsung advertisements before ...

Apple to Ditch Butterfly Keyboard Starting With MacBook Air Refresh

The Apple butterfly keyboard has caused huge numbers of problems for the company since it launched, leading to angered fans. It looks like Apple is finally ready to ditch the butterfly keyboard design in favor of a new keyboard with scissor switches. Word of the change comes from noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo says ...

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER and 2070 SUPER Video Card Review

GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER and GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER The leaks ahead of the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20 SUPER launch were pretty insane, but the embargo has been lifted and we can finally talk about the new GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER and GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER models. For starters these two cards are priced at ...

ASUS is Doing a Trade-Up Program for Video Cards

ASUS has announced a slick new program that will give owners of older GeForce or AMD graphics cards money for their old cards to use towards an upgrade. The deal is like smartphone trade-in programs that are common today. ASUS is offering between $150 and $350 on trade for the older cards going back to ...

Epic Games to Cover Shenmue 3 Refunds

The Epic Games store says that it is trying to break the Steam monopoly in the PC gaming realm. It’s trying to break the monopoly it says Steam has by landing all the exclusive games it can for the Epic Games Store and gamers aren’t happy about it. One of the exclusives that Epic landed ...

Sony Ups PlayStation Vue Pricing

Sony has been operating the PlayStation Vue service for a while and has increased prices in the past. Subscribers have another price increase to deal with every PSVue multi-channel package seeing pricing go up by $5. New subscribers will be charged the new rate upfront. Users currently on a subscription will see their prices increase ...

Amazon Offers Super Mario Maker 2 Discount

Nintendo just released the latest Switch game called Super Mario Maker 2 not long ago. Games that have just launched from Nintendo rarely get any sort of discount, and while Amazon’s pre-Prime Day deal on the game is certainly not a massive savings, it does make this the best price around right now. Amazon is ...

Fire TV Recast with Dual Tuners and 500GB on Sale

Amazon is kicking off Prime Day later this month, but it has already stepped up with some very good deals for current Prime subscribers. One of the biggest discounts we have seen yet is for the Fire TV Recast OTA DVR. The device has 500GB of storage space, good for holding up to 75 hours ...

New Nintendo Switch Mini Leak Hints at Mobile Console

The Nintendo Switch was made from the get go to be a portable console, but the reality is that it’s a bit big for most people to use on the go. Rumors continue to suggest that Nintendo is working on a new smaller and more portable console. The console is rumored to be called the ...

EVGA GeForce RTX Super Listed For Pre-Order on Amazon

Amazon has listed up a pair of the upcoming NVIDIA GeForce RTX “Super” variants despite the models not being officially announced yet. The two skus listed on Amazon include the EVGA GeForce RTX 2060 Super XC Ultra Gaming and EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 Super XC Gaming. These two cards are priced at $499.99 and $599.99, respectively. Both ...

Surface Go is $60 Off At Walmart

Good deals are all over the place today and if you need a new laptop for back to school or work, check out the Surface Go. Normally the Surface Go retails for $399 for the base model. Walmart doesn’t sell the Surface Go in stores, but you can order it online, and right now, it ...

Apple Watch Discounts on Amazon Ahead of Prime Day

Amazon will be kicking off Prime Day next month, and there will be a bunch of deals to be had. If you don’t want to wait that long, you can get some decent deals now. One of those deals is on the Apple Watch Series 3 with and without cellular connectivity. The version of the ...

Motorola Backtracks on Moto Z2 Force Android 9 Update Promise

Motorola has done something that will undoubtedly anger its userbase. The company had promised that it would be moving the Moto Z2 Force smartphone to Android 9.0 Pie. It has now announced on the Lenovo forums that it will not do that after all for most models. The Moto Z2 Force smartphones that were sold ...

13-inch MacBook Pro Amazon Deal is $200 Off

If you are in the market for a new laptop and you like the idea of a MacBook Pro, Amazon has a deal on the last generation of the machine. Amazon has the 13-inch MacBook Pro with a 2.3GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 for $1099.99. Amazon lists the machine as “previous model,” but it should ...

HTC Vive Cosmos VR Headset Packs 2880 x 1700 Resolution

HTC has released the specifications for its latest VR headset called the Vive Cosmos. It was teased back during CES 2019. The specs have been revealed, and it has good hardware inside. The headset has a pair of 1440×1700 displays inside that combine for 2880×1700 resolution. HTC also claims that the headset supports VR at ...

Surfaces Devices May Offer AMD Processors

Microsoft typically relies heavily on Intel for processors and hardware for its notebooks and tablets. The Surface line of devices has been Intel exclusive since launching, for instance. A new rumor is making the rounds that Microsoft is increasingly unhappy with the products Intel is making. The rumor claims that Microsoft is so unhappy that ...

Hitman 2 June Update Adds New York Bank and More

Hitman 2 has an update landing today that brings a new sandbox location. That location is a New York Bank called the Milton-Fitzpatrick Investment Bank. The brand new map lets players take on a campaign called the “Golden Handshake.” The new map will support Contract Mode as well. New trophies are included with the update. ...

Kitchenaid’s Fancy Oven is App Connected

It seems like everything is getting app connected of late. AT CES 2019 KitchenAid showed off a smart oven dubbed the SmartOven+ that is available now for $3,199. That is a lot of money. The oven connects to both Google Assistant and Alexa and allows users to use their voice to control the oven. Perhaps ...

Intel Will Support Integer Scaling On Gen11 Graphics

Intel’s Gen11 graphics architecture is really raising the bar for what one can expect from integrated graphics. We just learned this morning that Intel can use integer multiplies for display scaling in Gen11 Graphics with a driver update coming around the end of August 2019. This is great news as the Intel Gen11 GPU design shares ...

Harry Potter: Wizards Unit Can’t Beat Pokemon Go

Last week the anticipated mobile game Harry Potter: Wizards Unite launched from Pokemon Go creator Niantic. Data on how well the game did is in, and while the Potter game is doing good, it failed to match Pokemon Go. Sensor Tower data shows that Wizards Unite scored 400,000 installs in the first 24 hours post-launch ...

Nintendo Memory Supplier Macronix Adds Fuel to Switch Mini Rumors

A memory chip supplier from Taiwan called Macronix has announced that its earnings have been much stronger than expected thanks to demand from Nintendo. The company says that the demand from Nintendo has been so strong that it will fuel its growth through the second half of 2019. The strong demand for memory chips from ...

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Now Available

Fans of Harry Potter and mobile games can now download Harry Potter: Wizards Unite from Niantic, the makers of Pokemon Go. The game is free to download and play on both Android and iOS. There are in-game purchases. The game is an AR game, and in the game, the player will take their phone outside, ...

Google Fixes Nest Cam Flaw Quickly

Google has wasted no time in plugging up a flaw that plagued its Nest Cam Indoor security camera. We talked about the flaw yesterday. It allowed the original owner of the Nest camera to continue to view still shots from the camera once it was sold to a second owner and had been factory reset. ...

Used Nest Cameras Can be Viewed by Original Owners

Anyone in the market for a used Nest Cam Indoor security camera needs to pay attention. A serious security issue has been discovered by a former owner of a Nest Cam Indoor who had sold his camera to another person. The original owner had paired the Nest camera with a wink smart-home hub. When the ...

Intel Releases Graphics Driver For Steel Division 2 and The Sinking City

Intel Graphics driver version 26.20.100.6912 is now available to download!  This is the launch driver for not one, but two different PC games that are coming out this week. The first game is the World War 2 Real-Time Strategy (RTS) game called Steel Division 2 that came out today. The second would be the action-adventure ...

Samsung Says Galaxy Fold Ready to Launch

It’s hard to trust Samsung at this point when it comes to the Galaxy Fold smartphone. The device has seen its launch scrubbed a few times thanks to failed displays. Samsung says that the device has “most of” its problems ironed out. The statement came from a Samsung Display executive at an industry conference reports ...

Thermaltake Level 20 RGB Titanium Edition Gaming Keyboard Review

Thermaltake Level 20 RGB Titanium Edition Gaming Keyboard Review Thermaltake has added a new keyboard to their Premium product series, the Level 20 RGB Titanium Edition gaming keyboard. This keyboard is a combination of outstanding build quality with the ability to synchronize lighting effects across a variety of TT RGB Plus compatible devices. Along with ...

This Could be the Nintendo Switch Mini

Rumors have been flying for a while that Nintendo is working on a smaller Switch Mini game console. An image of the device has leaked from a company that claims to be making accessories for the portable console. The Switch Mini has been predicted to launch this year, and Nintendo has offered no confirmation of ...

Big Philips Hue Sale On Amazon

If you want to make the lighting in your home smart, the easiest way to do that is with Philips Hue smart bulbs. These bulbs can be controlled via an app, so you can turn off lights without getting out of bed. Some even allow you to control the color of the light. The catch ...

Weirdly Tiny Palm Phone is On Sale for $350

Most of the smartphone buyers out there are wanting device with ever larger screens. Smaller screen smartphones, like the iPhone SE, have been retired. This is one of the big reasons that everybody wondered what Plam was thinking when it rolled out that weird Palm phone a while back. It has a tiny 3.3 inch ...

New Fortnite Nerf Guns Include Rocket Launcher

Fortnite is one of the most popular games in the world and has spawned some cool toys for the real world. Hasbro and Fortnite have tied up for some slick Nerf weapons that look like weapons from the game. One of the new ones is a big rocket launcher that is called the RL Blaster ...

Google Assistant Makes it Easier to Find Your Car

It can be hard to find where you parked your car in some instances. Maybe you parked in a field for a concert or event only to come back and find hundreds of more vehicles in the same area. Perhaps you are just the forgetful sort. Google Assistant is bringing back a feature that automatically ...

Samsung Admits Galaxy Fold Problems are Far From Resolved

Samsung has had significant embarrassments in the past with its phones catching fire resulting in multiple recalls. Samsung is more embarrassed now with the spectacular failure of the Galaxy Fold smartphone. No one knows how Samsung could have deemed the smartphones ready to roll only to have them fail within days of being in the ...

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 Announced at E3 2019

E3 2019 has been an eventual show for gamers, and Nintendo Switch fans will like this latest announcement. Nintendo has announced that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 is coming. The announcement was made during the Nintendo E3 2019 Direct press conference. Some were confused during the presentation if Nintendo was working ...

Square Enix Subscription Service Teased

Square Enix has some cool games to its credit, and the company wants gamers to play them all. This is especially true of the older games that haven’t been re-released just yet. To get players to check out all of its games, Square Enix is looking into some sort of subscription service. Word of the ...

AT&T Cancels Galaxy Fold Preorders, Hands Out Gift Cards

AT&T has become the latest company to cancel preorders for the delayed Galaxy Fold smartphone. Preorders kicked off, and the Galaxy Fold reportedly sold well during the preorder period. The issue was that the devices quickly began to fail in the hands of reviewers. Samsung recalled all of the devices to see what the issue ...

Corsair Launches Nightsword RGB and M55 RGB Pro Gaming Mice

Corsair has announced the launch of a pair of new gaming mice that includes the Nightsword RGB and the M55 RGB Pro. The Nightsword RGB gaming mouse has an 18,000 dpi optical sensor with a smart tunable weight system that tracks the mouse weight and center of gravity in real-time. The mouse has two different ...

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X CPU Breaks Three Overclocking Records

The AMD  Ryzen 9 3950X 16-core, 32-thread processor isn’t out yet, but that hasn’t stopped AMD from using it to break some world records at E3 2019.  AMD used the MSI X570 Godlike motherboard paired with a G.Skill Trident Z Royal DDR4 memory to get the most out of the Ryzen 9 3959X CPU. To ...

Halo Infinite to be a Project Scarlett Launch Title

Lots of cool information came out of E3 2019 from Microsoft on the Project Scarlett next-gen console. One of the tidbits also gave up some details on the Halo infinite game with confirmation that it will be a Project Scarlett launch title and will launch holiday 2020. It has been a long time since a ...

LG UltraGear IPS Gaming Monitor Has 1ms Response time

LG has announced a new gaming monitor that has some impressive specifications at E3 2019. The monitor is called the LG UltraGear, and it is a G-Sync monitor with an IPS panel that promises a 1ms response time. The monitor also boasts a 144Hz refresh rate and can be overclocked to 175Hz. LG offers the ...

Xbox Gamers Can Now Have Any Gamertag They Want

The Xbox console has long been a place where there can only be unique gamertags. That means that only one of each gamertag could exist. That is now changing, and gamers can pick any gamer tag they want. The catch is that if you do choose a gamertag that is taken, you will be assigned ...

QLC Versus TLC NAND Flash Technology in SATA SSDs

QLC vs TLC NAND Flash – Sponsored By Western Digital If you are looking for a Solid-State Drive (SSD) you’ve likely seen that some of the newest models on the market feature QLC NAND Flash memory. Quad-Level Cell (QLC) is the latest and greatest type of multi-level cell memory technology and SSDs using QLC NAND ...

Carrion is a Reverse Horror Game

A very cool sounding game has been introduced at E3 2019, and it is called Carrion. It’s a side scroller game that looks very interesting. The premise is that players play as the monster hunting down humans. The developer Phobia Game Studio calls Carrion a “reverse horror game.” Players become the red “amorphous creature” that ...

Xbox Gamers Can Bow Have Any Gamertag They Want

The Xbox console has long been a place where there can only be unique gamertags. That means that only one of each gamertag could exist. That is now changing, and gamers can pick any gamer tag they want. The catch is that if you do choose a gamertag that is taken, you will be assigned ...

AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and RX 5700 Graphics Cards Announced

AMD announced the Radeon RX 5700 series at Computex 2019 and announced some specific models today at E3 2019. The first card to be announced was the AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT at $449. This model has 40 Compute Units with 2560 stream processors along with 8GB of GDDR6 memory running at 14 GBps. This card ...

Intel Shows PCI Express 4.0 Means Nothing For Gamers

PCI Express 4.0 is getting ready to debut when AMD releases Ryzen 3000 series ‘Zen 2’ processors alongside the new AM4 platform using the AMD X570 chipset. AMD’s upcoming Radeon 5700 series of graphics cards powered by the Navi GPU will also be the first to support PCIe 4.0. PCIe Gen4 doubles the bandwidth of PCIe Gen3, ...

Minecraft Dungeons E3 2019 Trailer

Microsoft gave up all sorts of cool information at E3 2019, and one of those bits of info was a Minecraft Dungeons gameplay trailer. The game is a dungeon-crawling title where players get to team with friends to take on various challenges. The trailer shows off forests, lava-filled castles, and other settings. Players get to ...

Microsoft Talks Project Scarlett Xbox at E3 2019

Microsoft was on hand at E3 2019 and talked about its coming next-gen Xbox game console, and the specifications sound good. Microsoft says that the console will support native 4K at 60 fps and up to 120 fps. The next-gen SSD storage is 40x faster than current generation consoles says Microsoft. The next-gen Xbox will ...

Vive Pro Eye VR Headset Lands in North America

HTC has announced its latest VR headset aimed at business users has landed. The headset is called the Vive Pro Eye, and it is available in North America on vive.com for $1,599. The Pro Eye has the latest eye-tracking technology and is already being used in multiple industries. The headset has precision eye tracking for ...

Destiny 2 Heads to Steam After Ditching Activision

Gamers interested in Destiny 2, but who didn’t want to buy a game that wasn’t offered on Steam can get their wallets ready. Now that Destiny 2 is no longer associated with Activision, a bunch of changes are coming, and one of them is that the game is coming to Steam. We also know that ...

ADATA XPG SX6000 Pro 512GB SSD Review

XPG SX6000 Pro 512GB NVMe SSD Review Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the ADATA XPG SX6000 Pro M.2 2280 PCIe NVMe SSD series that is aimed at entry-level to mainstream gaming PCs and general PC builds. This drive uses a Realtek RTS5763DL SSD controller paired with 64-layer TLC NAND Flash memory. This ...

Xbox Personal Hygiene Products Aim to Make Gamers Smell Better

I’m not sure anyone has ever stood in the aisle at their favorite store looking for deodorant or body soap and thought what they needed was something with Xbox branding. Despite the market not asking for Xbox soap products, Microsoft is set to deliver them. The Xbox series of personal hygiene products include soaps, body ...

PS3 Servers for Uncharted 2, Uncharted 3, and The Last of Us to Go Dark

Fans of Naughty Dog classics like Uncharted 2, Uncharted 3, and The Last of Us who still play those games in multiplayer mode on the PS3 will soon lose that ability. After a decade of operations, servers for those games will go dark on September 3, 2019, at 5 pm PT. All Naughty Dog servers ...

New Nintendo Switch Online Games for June Revealed

Nintendo has announced the new games that are coming to the Switch Online NES service this month. The games will land in North America and Europe. The three new titles include Double Dragon II: The Revenge, Volleyball, and City Connection. All three games will land on June 12 reports Nintendo Life. The only one of ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Lands in Cardinal Red

It’s nice when you are buying a new smartphone to have color options other than boring hues like black, silver, or white. Apple finally realized this and offers some devices in multiple colors. Samsung has had other colors for a while. The Galaxy S10 line can be had in black, blue, green, and a new ...

Seagate IronWolf HDDs Hit 16TB

If you want fast data reads and writes, the SSD is the way to go. If you want massive storage space, the traditional HDD is the ticket and Seagate has new offerings. Seagate now has 16TB HDDs in its Ironwolf, Ironwolf Pro, and Exos lines. The Exos X16 is helium-filled and sells for $629 in ...

New Apple Mac Pro Looks like a Cheese Grater

Apple unveiled some new hardware this week at WWDC and among the hardware was the new Mac Pro. The new desktop machine is workstation-class and features Xeon processors with up to 28 cores. The machine has high-performance memory systems with up to 1.5TB of RAM. Inside the cheesegrater-looking chassis, the machine has eight PCIe slots ...

Microsoft is Allegedly Showing Off Dual-Screen Surface to Employees

A report is going around that claims that Microsoft is currently showing off a new dual-screen surface device to sources inside the company. Microsoft has teased with a dual-screen device in the past; it was called the Courier and is pictured here. The Verge reports that sources familiar with what’s going on at Microsoft say ...

Woot Blows Out Renewed Amazon Devices

Woot is having a big five-day sale on renewed devices from Amazon. If you didn’t know, Woot is owned by Amazon. There are a bunch of deal offered in the sale, but the big deals are on a bunch of different Amazon devices running the gamut from eReaders to Echo Dots, and Ring doorbells reports ...

SteelSeries Launches Keyboards with Adjustable Actuation

SteelSeries Launches Keyboards with Adjustable Actuation Over the recent years, we have seen many different types of mechanical key switches to provide the best possible gaming experience for gamers. This year, we are excited to hear about the new Apex Pro gaming keyboard from SteelSeries. Not only does it come with RGB illumination, a USB ...

Only AMD X570 Boards Will Support PCIe Gen 4 – Earlier Boards Possibly Getting Blocked

If you are waiting for the AMD Ryzen 3000 series ‘Matisse’ processors to come out and plan on dropping it into your existing  AMD X370 or X470 motherboards we have some bad news. It turns out that AMD is not wanting motherboard makers to enable PCI Express 4.0 support on older (any existing)  motherboards that ...

ADATA Shows Off New XPG Gaming Products at Computex 2019

ADATA was gunning at gamers at Computex 2019 by creating a special gaming area, the XPG Experience Zone, inside their booth area to show off all their XPG (Xtreme Performance Gear) gaming products. XPG was showing off new products in their gaming headset, keyboard, mouse pad, liquid cooling, power supply and PC case series. The XPG ...

Corsair Hydro X Series Arrives – Corsair Fully Embraces Custom Cooling

We’ve been talking about the CORSAIR Hydro X Series coming out for over a year and it finally launched at Computex 2019. This new series of custom cooling parts is aimed at PC enthusiasts that are looking to build a custom water cooling loop. Corsair offers CPU and graphics card water blocks, a pump/reservoir, fittings, ...

Charter Expands Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Program

SPECTRUM MOBILE EXPANDS ‘BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE’ OPTIONS SAINT LOUIS – May 30, 2019 – Charter Communications, Inc., today announced an expansion of the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program to all of its sales channels. Now, customers can activate select iPhones and Samsung devices on Spectrum Mobile by visiting Spectrum Mobile retail store locations ...

Microsoft Promises to Bring More Games to Steam

Microsoft has announced something that will make PC gamers happy. It will be bringing more of the Xbox Game Studios games to Steam. Traditionally, the games have been offered only on the Microsoft Store. Steam is where the majority of PC gamers prefer to get their games, and Epic has found that players aren’t happy ...

Gigabyte Aorus NVMe Gen4 SSD is Crazy Fast

Gigabyte has a new SSD that is very fast that people wanting the ultimate performance might want to consider. The drive is the Aorus NVMe Gen4 SSD, and it is able to hit up to 5,000 MB/s read and up to 4,400 MB/s writes. That makes the drive much faster than other high-end SSDs on ...

InWin Yong Signature Series 3D Printed Computer Cases Run $4,000

InWin is showing off a new “one-of-kind” signature series case called Yong at Computex 2019. For $4,000 InWin will let customers design one of these unique organic inspired cases with their software and then have it 3D printed just for you. You also get to to have it in the color of your liking, which is ...

Custom AMD Navi GPUs Will Come Two Months After Reference Cards

The AMD Navi graphics cards are official at Computex 2019 with the launch date set for July. If you are the sort of gamer who likes to get the overclocked cards from the factory, you will have to wait a little longer. Word came from Computex that reference cards will come in July, and overclocked ...

EVGA SR-3 Dark Motherboard Shown at Computex – Intel LGA 3647 Motherboard

EVGA makes some of the best enthusiast motherboards on the market, so it shouldn’t come as a shock to anyone that they were showing off some new boards at Computex 2019. The board that we are seeing for the very first time is the EVGA SR-3 Dark, which is an LGA-3647 C621 motherboard that is ...

Halo Reach PC Beta Details Come Later Today

Halo fans who are looking forward to the Halo: Reach game have news to look forward to later today. The FPS is coming to both the Xbox One and PC, and while the news is a mystery, many hope it’s a launch date. The game will follow the events that happened on the planet Reach ...

Intel Releases Graphics Driver Supporting Layers of Fear 2

Intel has released new Windows 10 DCH graphics drivers that are the launch driver for the psychological horror game Layers of Fear 2. The driver version that you are looking to download is v26.20.100.6890 with a release date of 5/29/2019. You can download them here. The only kicker is that you’ll need to be running Intel UHD ...

Gigabyte AORUS PCIe Gen4 M.2 SSD Brings 5000 MB/s Speeds To PC Users

The Gigabyte AORUS PCIe Gen4 M.2 SSD being shown of at Computex 2019 is beautiful. This drive features the Phison PS5016-E16 controller, which just happens to be the first in the World that supports the PCI Express 4.0 x4 interface. This 8 channel controller features 32 CEs and supports the NVMe 1.3 protocol. Gigabyte also ...

New PCI Express 5.0 Specification – Doubles PCIe 4.0 Speeds

PCI-SIG Achieves 32GT/s with New PCI Express 5.0 Specification The organization doubles PCI Express 4.0 specification bandwidth in less than two years May 29, 2019 12:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time BEAVERTON, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PCI-SIG® today announced the release of PCI Express® (PCIe®) 5.0 specification, reaching 32GT/s transfer rates, while maintaining low power and backwards compatibility with ...

Amazon Echo Show 5 Debuts at $89.99

Amazon has unveiled a new version of the Echo Show that it has a smaller 5.5-inch screen and a smaller price. The Echo Show 5 has a compact design with rich sound and an integrated camera shutter. Echo Show 5 promises rich and full sound for listening to videos or playing music. The device also ...

G.SKILL Shows Off DDR4-5200 16GB At Computex 2019

G.SKILL has a kit of Trident Z Royal DDR4 memory running at a blistering 5200MHz with timings of CL18-22-22-42. The company informed us that this is the fastest dual-channel memory kit on live display at Computex 2019. G.SKILL had the live demo running on a system powered by an Intel Core i7-9700KF processor on an ...

Intel IGCC Update Includes New Skins, Power Menu and More 1-Click Game Optimizations

A new build of the Intel Graphics Command Center was made public this morning. Intel has updated IGCC to version 1.100.1241.0 with several new features including: New display information page New system power configuration page New background themes: Ice lake, Gamer, Creator and Waves Improved display color calibration More games added to auto-detect and 1-click ...

Roomba Robot Vacuum and Braava Jet Mop Team to Vacuum And Mop

iRobot has been making its robotic vacuums for a long time. For people with hard floors, having them vacuumed automatically was very nice. But they still had to mop the floors. The advent of the Braava robot mops meant that mopping was also a task that the owner no longer needed to do. The trick ...

Intel Shows Off Futuristic Discrete Graphics Card Shroud Concepts

At the Intel Odyssey event today at Computex 2019, the Intel Graphics team shared a handful of futuristic shroud concepts (think the year 2035!) created by the community. Many of you might remember that Intel showed of some fan shroud concepts shown at the first Intel Odyssey event and the designs of Cristiano Siqueira were a ...

Intel Optane Memory M15 Coming Q3 2019 with Better Caching Performance

Today at Computex, Intel announced the next generation of Intel Optane memory—Intel Optane memory M15 for 7th Gen and later Intel Core platforms. The Intel Optane memory M15 uses the PCIe 3.0 x4 interface rather than the PCIe 3.0 x2 interface that the the Intel Optane memory M10 uses. Intel Optane memory M15 modules still ...

Microsoft Pro IntelliMouse for Gamers Launches

Microsoft has launched the new Microsoft Pro IntelliMouse for gamers that aims to be durable and offer the performance gamers demand. The mouse is on the Microsoft Store now for $59.99. For the money, gamers get a customizable device that allows you to change three of the five buttons to your desires. The sensor inside ...

New iPod Touch Packs A10 Fusion SoC

It’s been a while since we’ve thought about an iPod, after all, we all have smartphones these days so what’s the point. Apple hasn’t forgotten about the iPod line and has announced an iPod touch upgrade. The newly updated device now uses the A10 Fusion SoC. Other than the new hardware inside, the iPod touch ...

Quake II RTX Will Be Free and GeForce 430.86 WHQL Drivers Released

NVIDIA today announced that Quake II RTX will be available as a free download on June 6th, 2019. As some might have figured out, Quake II RTX is the 1997 classic with dynamic real-time ray tracing enhancements. The free game brings you the first three single-player levels with path-traced graphics and other enhancements. NVIDIA GeForce also released ...

Apex Legends Revenue Drops Massively Says Rumors

Apex Legends was one of the first battle royal games to give Fortnite real competition for the game time of players around the world. The game boomed early on and then started to lose some of its players. New data suggests that revenue for the game has declined by 74% in the last two months. ...

Fortnite Xbox One S Special Edition Leaked

A rumor has been floating around that Microsoft will be launching a special edition Fortnite Xbox One S game console. The leak now has an image and some details that have turned up lending weight. The purple gradient console you see here is tipped to be the special edition. Rumors suggest that in addition to ...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx 5G Compute Platform Debuts With Lenovo

Lenovo kicked off Computex 2019 by showing off a working prototype of the world’s first 5G-connected PC. The PC is the outcome of Project Limitless, a years-long collaboration between Lenovo and Qualcomm to develop a new class of 5G connected PCs that are always-on, always-connected.  The ACPC is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx ...

Only 28 Adaptive-Sync Monitors Have Passed NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatibility Testing

Since NVIDIA first announced support for Adaptive-Sync Variable Refresh Rate monitors, they’ve tested 503 of the 536 Adaptive-Sync monitors available. Only those that have successfully passed several tests can earn the right from NVIDIA to be called “G-SYNC Compatible” displays. Of the 503 displays tested only 28 passed and were able to deliver a smoother, clearer, ...

Corsair Force Series MP600 M.2 SSDs – Phison E16 Offers Up To 4,950 MB/s Speeds

Corsair has shown they are ready for AMD’s upcoming X570 platform and third gen Ryzen desktop processors by announcing the Force Series MP600 M.2 SSDs. The new Force Series MP600 M.2 SSDs will become available in July along with the launch of AMD’s platform. They might look like normal M.2 2280 ‘gumstick’ drives, but they ...

AMD Radeon RX 5700 Series Graphics Cards Coming July 2019 – Navi GPU

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su is finally ready to talk about Navi GPUs that built using the 7nm manufacturing process by TSMC. AMD is seeing a 25% improvement with regards to performance-per-clock and a 50% uplift in performance-per-Watt. This is thanks to AMD implementing RDNA gaming architecture as they have moved beyond the away ...

AMD 3rd Gen Ryzen CPUs Announced – Ryzen 9 3900X 12-Core Beast

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su took to the stage tonight as the keynote speaker at Computex 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan. AMD is set to have an incredible year thanks to having both 3rd Gen Ryzen processors and new Navi GPUs built on the latest 7nm manufacturing process. Just like many expected, AMD did indeed ...

AMD Radeon RX 5700 Graphics Card Coming July 2019 – Navi GPU

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su is finally ready to talk about Navi GPUs that built using the 7nm manufacturing process by TSMC. AMD is seeing a 25% improvement with regards to performance-per-clock and a 50% uplift in performance-per-Watt. This is thanks to AMD implementing RDNA gaming architecture as they have moved beyond the away ...

Intel Core i9-9900KS Special Edition Runs 5GHz All-Core

Intel today announced the 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900KS special edition processor that will be shipping later this year. The 9900KS features 8-cores and has been fine-tuned to deliver 5 GHz all-core. That is an impressive feat considering the Intel Core i9-9900K had an all-core clock of up to 4.7 GHz. Intel managed to get an ...

Roccat Vulcan 100 AIMO Gaming Keyboard Review

Roccat Vulcan 100 AIMO Gaming Keyboard Review In the recent months, Roccat has added a new line of keyboards featuring the Titan switch, designed from the ground up by Roccat themselves. These keyboards include the Vulcan 80, Vulcan 100 AIMO, and the Vulcan 120 AIMO. They do have a few common features, like the anodized ...

NVIDIA Has Something Super Coming…

NVIDIA has released a teaser video today letting folks know that ‘Something Super is Coming’ here shortly. The brief video shows a metal “super” logo and not much more. The news has many enthusiasts and gamers wondering what NVIDIA is trying to build hype for. The NVIDIA GeForce RTX series of cards was just recently ...

Intel Graphics Released Day 0 Drivers For Total War: Three Kingdoms

Intel has released new Windows 10 DCH drivers that provide launch support for A Plague Tale: Innocence, Total War: Three Kingdoms, and Conan Unconquered.  The latest Intel Graphics driver (version 26.20.100.6861) also has both playability improvements and performance optimizations for Total War: Three Kingdoms, Totally Accurate Battle Simulator, and Risk of Rain 2. The Intel driver team ...

NVIDIA Has Something Super is Coming…

NVIDIA has released a teaser video today letting folks know that ‘Something Super is Coming’ here shortly. The brief video shows a metal “super” logo and not much more. The news has many enthusiasts and gamers wondering what NVIDIA is trying to build hype for. The NVIDIA GeForce RTX series of cards was just recently ...

Ouya Game Console Dies June 25

If you purchased the Ouya game console way back in the day and still use it, Razer has some bad news for you. The console will be shut down next month on June 25. After that date, the console will be worthless. Players still using the Ouya won’t be able to access their accounts or ...

Apple Outs MacBook Pro with 8-Core 9th-Gen Core i9

Apple has unveiled its newest member of the MacBook Pro family of devices and its the most powerful Mac laptop ever according to Cupertino. The machine can be fitted with a 9th generation Intel Core i9 processor with eight cores. That combination promises double the speed of a quad-core MacBook Pro model and 40% more ...

Lenovo Smart Clock Hits Preorder

One of the products that Google announced back at CES 2019 in January was the Lenovo Smart Clock. The device is a compact Smart Display that was optimized for use in the bedroom on a nightstand. The Lenovo Smart Clock is now up for preorder. The device has a 4-inch IPS screen, and it is ...

God of War Passes 10M in PS4 Sales

Sony has taken some time to talk about sales numbers for its game God of War, and the numbers are big. The game has moved 10 million copies on the PS4. The figures come from a slide, seen below, that was part of a recent investor day brief. Other standout Sony direct titles include Uncharted ...

Corsair MM350 Champion Series Mouse Pad Review

Corsair MM350 Champion Series Mouse Pad Review With the release of several additional gaming mice, Corsair has added a new gaming mouse mat to compliment their newly released peripherals. Similar to the MM250 in terms of build quality, the Corsair MM350 Champion Series mouse mat comes equipped with a glide-enhanced woven textile surface, five millimeter ...

AMD Will Announce Two Navi Powered Graphics Cards on Monday

An unnamed Sapphire product manager and PR director told the Chinese tech press about the plans to launch AMD Navi GPU next week. According to Zhihu over in China, two Navi GPU-based cards will be announced on May 27th, 2019. That sounds highly plausible as it lines up with COMPUTEX 2019 International Press Conference & CEO ...

Fallout 76 Holotapes Hint at Ties to Other Franchise Games

The latest game in the Fallout franchise hasn’t been well received by the gaming public. It had lots of bugs, and most of the press has been bad. A new discovery in Fallout 76 has players talking about the game in a good way. Kotaku reports that holotapes have been found that have led players ...

Double Fine’s Latest Game Rad Launches August 20

Later this summer a new video game from Double Fine and Bandai will launch for gamers to check out called Rad. The game will land on the PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. This is the first project that Bandai Namco and Double Fine have worked on together. Rad is an action role-playing game with ...

AIDA64 v6.00 Released with SHA3-512 Benchmarks and AMD Matisse Optimizations

AIDA64 v6.00 Released – SHA3-512 Benchmarks and AMD Matisse Optimizations BUDAPEST, Hungary – May 21, 2019 – FinalWire Ltd. today announced the immediate availability of AIDA64 Extreme 6.00 software, a streamlined diagnostic and benchmarking tool for home users; the immediate availability of AIDA64 Engineer 6.00 software, a professional diagnostic and benchmarking solution for corporate IT technicians ...

Restrictions On Huawei Means Limited Access to Android

Google has begun restricting Huawei’s access to its Android operating system software and services due to the Trump administration blacklist of the number 2 smartphone maker. The latest sanctions from ongoing trade disputes means that Huawei-made phones will only be able to use the public version of Android. New devices will not have access to apps ...

Some Publishers Pull Games During Epic Games Store Sale

The Epic Games Store wants to be just like Steam. Gamers aren’t happy with Epic over the game exclusives it has landed. This week the Epic Games Store launched a Mega Sale that gave significant discounts on a bunch of games. The big sale gave both percentage discounts on titles and an extra $10 off ...

Asus ZenFone 6 Debuts at $499

For a while, it looked as if the new normal price for a decent smartphone would be around $1,000 but smartphone users revolted. The revolt wasn’t particularly vocal; it was simply by holding on to devices for longer periods rather than shelling out that much money. This led smartphone makers to go back to launching ...

Twitch Prime Gives 30D of Free Crunchyroll

When it comes to watching anime, one of the best places is Crunchyroll. Twitch Prime members can now get a perk that will give them 30 days of free Crunchyroll Premium to try out. This marks the first Twitch Prime loot that has nothing to do with gaming. Crunchyroll is notable because it simulcasts series ...

SanDisk 1TB microSD Card is $450

The way that storage capacities have increased in memory cards, SSDs, and hard drives over the years is impressive. Only a few years ago, having a few gigabytes of storage space in a microSD card was considered lots of storage. SanDisk has a very high capacity microSD card that people with loads of movies or ...

John Wick Fortnite Crossover Rumor

This week marks the debut of the third installment in the John Wick franchise and hints have surfaced that a John Wick Fortnite crossover might happen. Wick has been in the game before. Back in Season 3, there was an exclusive John Wick Reaper skin. The tidbits that have hinted at a new Wick crossover ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 Multiplayer Leaves Beta

Red Dead Redemption 2 has had a multiplayer mode for a long time with the caveat being that the mode was in beta since launch. Red Dead Online has received multiple updates and patches along with new content since it launched in open beta last November. This week a big update will land that will ...

WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD with EKWB Heatsink Review

If you are considering purchasing the WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD as your next storage drive you’ll quickly find out that there are two versions to pick from. You have the ‘normal’ version without a heatsink and then you’ll discover one that is offered with a custom heatsink by EKWB. The version with the EKWB ...

Netflix Has E3 2019 Gaming Announcements

Netflix is the giant in the video streaming space and has been teasing plans for a long time that focus on streaming games. Netflix has now announced that it will be on hand at E3 2019 and at the gaming show, it will talk about its plans for the gaming space. Netflix will be participating ...

HP Omen X 2S Laptop Has Two Screens

HP has a new gaming laptop that it is launching that has a dual screen setup that allows you to play a game and watch other content at the same time, like Twitch for instance. The machine is called the Omen X 2S laptop, and it has a 15-inch main screen with 1080p resolution. That ...

Radeon Adrenalin 19.5.1 Drivers Add Rage 2 Support & Include Over 12 Bug Fixes

AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.5.1 graphics cards drivers are now available. These drivers add optimized launch day support for RAGE 2. AMD saw up to 16% performance gains on an AMD Radeon VII graphics cards on RAGE 2 with this driver build. We charted up the performance gains that AMD saw in their ...

AMD Radeon RX 640 and RX 630 Video Cards Listed in Latest GPU Driver

TechPowerUp forum member (Just Some Noise) was digging around in the latest AMD Radeon Adrenalin driver and found the unannounced AMD Radeon RX 640 listed (twice) within the code. It appears that the AMD Radeon RX 640 has the same device ID as the Radeon RX 550X from the current generation. So, we can assume that AMD will ...

Biostar Shows AMD X570 Motherboard Details – PCIe 4.0 and DDR4 4000MHz

We’ve all been waiting for AMD X570 chipset powered boards for the Socket AM4 platform to come to market this summer. We’ve seen a few leaks, but the leak this week from Biostar is pretty good. Biostar still has a 2019 PDF sales catalog on its website that website that is 39 pages long covering everything from motherboards ...

AMD Radeon RX 640 and RX 640 Video Cards Listed in Latest GPU Driver

A  TechPowerUp forum member (Just Some Noise) was digging around in the latest AMD Radeon Adrenalin driver and found the unannounced AMD Radeon RX 640 listed (twice) within the code. It appears that the AMD Radeon RX 640 has the same device ID as the Radeon RX 550X from the current generation. So, we can assume that AMD will ...

Intel Optane Memory H10 Review – Best Cache Drive Ever?

Intel Optane Memory H10 with Solid State Storage Explained Last month Intel introduced a new M.2 2280 ‘gum stick’ drive called the Optane Memory H10 that combines Intel Optane (3D Xpoint) memory and Intel QLC 3D NAND Flash memory on one drive. This is super exciting as it is the first time memory and storage ...

Chinese Leak Hits at High OnePlus 7 Pro Price

Tomorrow is the launch of the OnePlus 7 Pro, and we expect to know all the details of the device then. Ahead of the official announcement tomorrow a leak has happened that shows an alleged price for the smartphone in China. The conversion price to USD shows a costly device. The Chinese leak is ¥9,999, ...

Gamers Unhappy that Outer Wilds Will be an Epic Games Store Exclusive

PC gamers have long enjoyed having all their digital games on one store with Steam. There have been other digital stores, but all games generally were on Steam as well. That has changed with the Epic Games Store stacking up exclusives for games that may never come to Steam. A game that many have looked ...

SSD Pricing Headed To All Time Low – Time to Buy?

PC enthusiasts have been been in love with the amazing performance SSDs bring to the table for over a decade, but mainstream users are just getting a taste of them. 2019 looks like it is going to be a great year to buy a new SSD as pricing has been dropping at an unbelievable rate. ...

Thermaltake LEVEL 20 RGB BattleStation Gaming Desk Now Available

Thermaltake has released the Level 20 RGB Battlestation Gaming Desk that they were showing off earlier this year at CES 2019. The Level 20 RGB BattleStation Gaming Desk is available for $1,199.99 plus shipping. That price will put it out of the reach of many, but it features an electric motor for height-adjustment, a full ...

Sonos Google Assistant Feature Finally Coming

Back in late 2017 Sonos started to tease an update that would bring Google Assistant to the Sonos devices. The problem at the time was that it offered no official date. Fast-forward to CES 2019 and Google teased compatibility coming with Sonos speakers again. No official launch date was offered. Sonos recently had its Q2 ...

Monster Hunter World: Iceborn to Launch in September

Sony has given up some details on what to expect in the coming months as far as games go. Some of the details that it offered had to do with the Capcom game Monster Hunter World expansion that is coming. That expansion is called Iceborn, and it will land on September 6 for the PS4 ...

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint Announced

We’ve been waiting two years for the direct sequel for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands and the sequel was finally revealed today. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint is coming out on October 4th, 2019. Breakpoint is set behind enemy lines on a “mysterious island” called Auroa where you are being hunted by an elite team. ...

GeForce 430.64 WHQL Drivers Ready Drivers Released

NVIDIA has released new GeForce Game Ready 430.64 WHQL drivers for download this afternoon. These drivers offer up to an 18% performance improvement due to Vulkan-renderer enhancements to the recently-released game World War Z. This goes to show that the NVIDIA driver team continues to optimize and tune graphics card drivers even after a game launches. GeForce 430.64 drivers ...

John Wick Hex Video Game Coming to PC

Fans of the John Wick action films know that the third chapter in the franchise lands this month. Some might have wondered why a shooter based on the movies wasn’t available, word is a video game is coming. The catch is it’s not a typical shooter. The game is said to be called John Wick ...

Intel Ice Lake CPUs Coming in June, Tiger Lake Arrives in 2020 and 7nm Coming 2021

Intel’s 2019 Investor Meeting took place yesterday and there were a ton of great announcements for PC enthusiasts. For starters, it was confirmed that Intel’s first volume 10nm CPU, code-named Ice Lake, will begin shipping in June 2019 with systems on the shelf by the holiday season! This next-generation CPU will bring the usual IPC gains, ...

Samsung Says Galaxy Fold is Fixed

Samsung has had a hard time with the Galaxy Fold smartphones. The screens of the devices failed in reviewer hands leading Samsung to pull the device and cancel its launch. We learned earlier this week that those who had preordered and didn’t confirm with Samsung that they still want the smartphone by May 31 will ...

Plugable 0.8m Thunderbolt 3 Cable w/ 100 Watt Charging Quick Review

Yesterday our friends over at Plugable introduced a brand new passive 0.8m Thunderbolt 3 Cable that is being sold under model number TBT3-40G80CM. This 0.8-meter cable supports Thunderbolt 3 data transfer speeds of up to 40 Gbps, USB 3.1 Gen 2 data transfer up to 10 Gbps, DisplayPort video output (HBR3), and charging at up to 100W. ...

How To Enable Bitlocker With Intel PTT and No TPM For Better Security

How To Enable Bitlocker With Intel PTT Most desktop motherboards have a pin header on them that allows users to buy a Trusted Platform Module (TPM) for enhanced security. Most laptops have a module already included, but it is an ‘extra’ option on most desktop boards. The good news is that for under $20 you ...

Google Maps is Getting an Incognito Mode

The Google Chrome browser has had an incognito mode for a long time that prevents whatever you are looking for from turning up in search history. It also stops the saving of cookies, site data, and form information when active. The big privacy worry for many is Google Maps. Word is that Google is getting ...

Epson Moverio BT-30C Smart Glasses Debut

Smart glasses have been around for a while now, and so far they haven’t taken anything by storm. The latest smart glasses to land are from Epson and are caleld the Moverio BT-30C. These smart glasses connect to an Android smartphone or a Windows PC using USB-C. Key to the new smart glasses and their ...

Monster Hunter World is Capcom’s Best Seller Ever

Capcom has made some cool games over the years, and fans might agree that the coolest is the recent Monster Hunter World game. It was revealed as part of the Capcom financial results recently that the game was the best selling title it has ever launched. Monster Hunter World shipped over 12 million units. That ...

Samsung May Cancel Galaxy Fold Preorders by May 31

Samsung has announced something that everyone has been wondering for those who preordered the Galaxy Fold smartphone. The screen on the Fold failed within a few days of getting into the hands of several reviewers, and Samsung canceled the lanch while it tried to figure out what was going on. Samsung has now announced that ...

Game of Thrones Gaming Chairs Announced

Game of Thrones fans who are sad that the final season of the beloved show is here might want to get some gear to keep the show in their thoughts as the years go by. Game of Thrones gaming chairs are coming from Secret Lab and HBO. There are three designed including the liveries of ...

UK Watchdog Group Which? says iPhone Battery Estimates are Exaggerated

Tests conducted by a UK watchdog group caleld Which? have found that Apple is overestimating the battery life of various iPhone models significantly. The iPhone XR is cited as falling particularly short of Apple’s claims. Which? says that in its testing all nine iPhone models underperformed when it came to battery life with between 18% ...

Corsair Ironclaw RGB Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Ironclaw RGB Wireless Gaming Mouse Review Recently, we had the chance to review the Corsair Ironclaw RGB gaming mouse, which proved to be a great gaming mouse for the palm grip user. This time, Corsair has surprised us with a wireless version. The Corsair Ironclaw RGB Wireless gaming mouse still maintains the same body ...

Apple Blames Intel CPU Shortage for Mac Sales Slowdown

Apple sees its sales slow significantly for several of its popular product types. The iPhone has sold in lower numbers than what the company wants and its MacBook computers have as well. Apple recently blamed Intel for the decline in revenue from Mac computers. Luca Maestri, Apple Chief Financial Officer, said in an earnings call ...

Razer Confirms Development of A Toaster

Way back in 2013 a joke started that led to a Facebook page caleld “Give Us the Razer Toaster Please” and Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan said that the company would make the toaster if the page acquired a million likes. In 2016 Razer’s April fools prank was Project Breadwinner, the first gaming grade kitchen appliance. ...

Seagate’s IronWolf 110 SSD is for NAS Use

Seagate has a new SSD that is aimed directly at use in network attached storage boxes. What’s as important as storage capacity for NAS drives is how much data can be written to them over time. Seagate’s new IronWolf 110 SSD is rated for 2TBW, or two TeraBytes Written, for every 1GB of capacity. That ...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e WiFi can be Blocked If You Hold it Wrong

Samsung is not having a good time of it recently. Its Galaxy Fold folding screen smartphone broke days after landing in reviewer’s hands. Now the company has a new tablet called the Galaxy Tab S5e that launched with a terrible design choice. The way Samsung integrated the WiFi module in the tablet leads to blocked ...

Valve Index Premium VR Headset Costs $999

Valve has rolled out a new virtual reality headset that is available for preorder. The headset is called the Valve Index and it sells for $999 for the headset, two hand tracking controllers, and two base stations that use laser sensors to increase the play space. The pricing for the Valve Index undercuts the HTC ...

Pixel 3 Phones Are Selling Poorly

Google has announced that the Pixel 3 smartphones are selling poorly with a decline in year over year sales. The search giant is blaming the decline in sales on fierce competition in the global smartphone market, and while that has something to do with it, that isn’t the entire story. One reason that manufacturers see ...

HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset For PS4 Review

The HyperX Cloud headset for the PS4 – and licensed by Sony – appears to be a great wired console gaming headset at unbeatable price of $69.62 shipped. Built specifically for the PS4 gamer, the HyperX Cloud features 53mm drivers for high quality sound, an aluminum frame for durability, and a detachable noise-cancelling microphone for in-game chatting. It ...

Spotify hits 100 million Premium subscribers

Spotify has hit a big milestone for the service with over 100 million paid subscribers. The company says that paying subscribers rose 32% during the first 90 days of 2019 allowing it to hit the high-end of its forecast of 97 to 100 million users. Spotify also reports that its monthly average user base grew ...

Call of Duty 4’s Latest Trailer Highlights New Specialist

Treyarch has released a new trailer for CoD 4 that highlights new features for Operation Spectre rising. The update introduces Spectre as the latest multiplayer specialist and Blackout character. The primary weapon for the character is a sword and smoke grenades. He can see the outlines of enemies through the smoke to attack. The update ...

GeForce Hotfix Driver Version 430.53 – Solves High CPU Usage

We just noticed that NVIDIA GeForce Hotfix Driver Version 430.53 has been released. This hotfix driver comes less than a week after Game Ready Driver 430.39 was introduced. It turns out that 430.39 drivers had a minor glitch in them where it would hurt gaming performance due to the increased CPU load. We ran into this issue ...

AMD Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Gold Edition CPUs and GPUs

AMD is celebrating their 50th anniversary this week, and they had some pretty big announcements this morning for their fans. The most exciting news for those looking to build AMD powered system is that AMD has launched special ‘Gold Edition’ versions of the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X processor and AMD Radeon VII graphics card. The new AMD Ryzen ...

Minecraft Village & Pillage Update Has Left a Mess

The Minecraft Village & Pillage update was hailed as the largest update yet for the popular game. It added in new behaviors for the villagers and a pillager foe to fight. The problem for players is that the update has introduced some issues too. The AI of the villagers has gone a bit off the ...

Microsoft Surface Sales Boom

Microsoft is doing very well with its line of Surface devices, and its Q3 2019 earings reflect that. The earnings who strong growth with the Surface devices like the Surface Pro 6 and the Surface Laptop 2. Total earnings for the hardware division where Surface devices reside was $1.329 billion with surface sales growing 21% ...

Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney Challenges Steam

Gamers have been angry at Epic Games and the Epic Games store because it is signing up exclusives and gamers are having to go outside Steam to get games they want. Epic Games has caught some heat over its push for exclusive games, and Tim Sweeney has now challenged Steam. Sweeney says that the Epic ...

Titanfall Gets Delayed so Respawn Can Work On Apex Legends

Respawn has put its current Titanfall project on hold and is said to be delaying all future Titanfall projects. Respawn will use those resources instead to develop its free-to-play battle royale game Apex Legends. The focus will be on future seasons for Apex Legends, but other games won’t be affected. Apex Legends producer Drew McCoy ...

Corsair Glaive RGB Pro Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Glaive RGB Pro Gaming Mouse Review The Corsair Glaive series gaming mice are known for providing customized comfort in the palm of your hand. With the newly release of the Glaive RGB Pro, this mouse carries on that legacy while bringing a few new features to the table. Like some of the recent gaming ...

Apple AirPods 2 On Sale At Amazon

If you have been in the market for the new Apple AirPods 2, but have been waiting until the earphones got a discount this might be the time to buy. AirPods 2 have received their first discount and this discount it at Amazon. It’s not a giant discount mind you, but you rarely see a ...

No New Switch at E3 2019 Says Nintendo

We reported this week that a rumor was going around that Nintendo was set to launch new and cheaper Switch hardware this summer, possibly at E3. Nintendo has now denied that rumor outright. Nintendo CEO Shuntaro Furukawa told reporters in Japan that no announcement of hardware was coming at E3. He stated, “As a general ...

Cheaper Nintendo Switch Expected this Summer

A rumor is making the rounds that claim a cheaper Nintendo Switch will be landing in June. The latest rumor lends more weight to previous rumors about cheaper hardware that have been circulating for months. The current Switch sells for $299.99 and has sold very well. However, with just about everyone who wants a Switch ...

Apple is Replacing Faulty MacBook Keyboards In Store

Apple has made quite the change to its policy on replacing faulty keyboards in its MacBook line of machines. Initially, users who took their MacBook into an Apple store for repair would have to leave their computers behind for up to five days. It’s hard to go a week without your main computer for most ...

Asus Tuf Gaming FX505 and FX507 Laptops Debut

Asus has announced a pair of new gaming laptops that use AMD Ryzen mobile APUs combined with GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GPUs. The notebooks include the FX505 and FX705 machines. Asus promises that the GPUs inside the notebooks support triple digit frame rates in many popular games. The Ryzen 7 CPU has quad cores supporting ...

MSI’s launches line of gaming notebooks that use 9th Gen Core CPUs

MSI has announced that it has launched an updated line of gaming notebooks that use 9th generation Intel Core i9 processors and the latest NVIDIA graphics cards. MSI says that the new notebooks have 45% increase performance when compared to previous generations of notebooks. The updated machines are aimed at gamers and at content creators. ...

Overwatch Bug Makes Junkrat Die Oddly

A recent Overwatch update added a new skin that Junkrat fans have been trying out. The skin turns Junkrat into a clown. Something weird happens if players die while using the skin. Instead of just falling down and dying as you would expect, Junkrat makes it into a seated position and stays there. Eventually, he ...

Game Boy Celebrates 30th Birthday

Fans of Nintendo and mobile gaming who have been around long enough will remember the Nintendo Game Boy fondly. It may be hard to believe, but the console has turned 30 years old, and some details about the console are going around that even the biggest fan might not know. The Game Boy was a ...

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Bundles Live and Game Pass

To get the most out of the new Xbox All-Digital game console, you will need Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass. To sweeten the deal, Microsoft has announced that it will combine those two services into one service later this year. The new service is called Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, and it will sell for ...

Netflix Random Episode Button in Testing

We’ve all been there; you are on Netflix trying to find something to watch and can’t make a decision. It can be frustrating, and sometimes you just want to watch something. A report is making the rounds that Netflix is testing a “Random Episode” button that will choose something and play it. The test is ...

Assassin’s Creed Unity is Free for PC Gamers

Over the next week, Ubisoft is offering Assassin’s Creed Unity at no cost to PC gamers via the Ubisoft Store. The game prominently features the famous Notre-Dame de Paris. The renowned landmark caught fire and burned on Monday. Ubisoft announced that it would donate €500,000 to aid in the restoration of the cathedral. Ubi says ...

Reviewers Say Samsung Galaxy Fold is Breaking

We talked yesterday about all the Galaxy Fold smartphones that Samsung had available had been sold. On the heels of that revelation comes reports from reviewers, who are the only people who have hands on the $2,000 smartphone right now, that the device is breaking. Fox News reports that Galaxy Fold reviewers from multiple outlets ...

Kingston Nucleum USB Type-C Hub Review

The Kingston Nucleum 7-in-1 USB Type-C Hub was released at CES 2018 and it became immediately available for $79.99. The price on the Kingston Nucluem has dropped to $49.99 shipped since it was released, but the need for a USB Type-C hub has never been greater than now. More and more thin-and-light laptop makers are reducing the number ...

Samsung Sold all of its $2,000 Galaxy Fold Smartphones

I think we all knew that Samsung would sell out of the Galaxy Fold smartphone when it went up for preorder. The device was launched in limited quantities in part because Samsung wanted to sell them all. The device hit preorder on Sunday, and the entire first batch is now spoken for. Samsung reportedly notified ...

Microsoft Promises Big Announcement at E3 2019

Microsoft has promised a big announcement for E3 2019. What the big announcement will be is a mystery, what we do know is that Microsoft is promising to make up for Sony pulling out of the show for gamers fearing E3 2019 will be a bust. Talk about E3 plans came from Phil Spencer who ...

3rd Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs Will Work on Many Existing MSI AM4 Motherboards

MSI Customer Support recently told a customer that the upcoming 3rd generation AMD Ryzen “Matisse” processors will not work on their 300-series chipset motherboards. The customer then  posted the response on Reddit and a number of hardware sites reported that AMD Zen 2 processors might not be supported on MSI’s 300-Series motherboards. The Reddit user owns the MSI ...

Razer Core X Chroma eGPU Brings Desktop Graphics to your Laptop

Razer has outed a new external GPU that aims to bring more powerful graphics processing to laptops. The eGPU is caleld the Razer Core X, and it includes a 700W power supply, USB, Gigabit Ethernet, and Razer Chroma lighting. The eGPU will work with a range of Thunderbolt 3 Windows laptops and MacBooks. Razer says ...

Sony PS5 Specs Promise Ray-tracing and More

Some of the first hard details on what the PS5 will bring gamers have surfaced. Sony reportedly promises some big things for the game console with support for 8K graphics, 3D audio, fast SSDs, and ray-tracing. The console will also be backward compatible with PS4 games reports The Verge. The details on the hardware inside ...

TSMC Unveils 6-nanometer Process

TSMC Unveils 6-nanometer Process 7-nanometer Enhancement Combines Performance/Cost Advantage with Fast Time-to-Market Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C. – April 16, 2019 – TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM) today announced its 6-nanometer (N6) process, which provides a significant enhancement of its industry-leading N7 technology and offers customers a highly competitive performance-to-cost advantage as well as fast time-to-market with direct ...

Samsung 5nm FinFET Ready For Customers – 10 Percent More Performance

Samsung announced overnight that its 5-nanometer (nm) FinFET process technology is complete and is now ready for customers’ samples. Compared to 7nm, Samsung’s 5nm FinFET process technology provides up to a 25 percent increase in logic area efficiency with 20 percent lower power consumption or 10 percent higher performance! Like its predecessor, 5nm uses extreme ultraviolet ...

Huawei MateBook 13 Signature Edition Laptop Review

MateBook 13 – Ready To Challenge Other Popular Models? When we got our hands on the Huawei Matebook 13 Signiture Edition laptop we figured that we would replace the Dell XPS 13 laptop that we use as a daily driver for a week or two. The only problem is that was couple months ago and ...

Galaxy Fold Preorders Open

Samsung has been teasing the folding smartphone known as the Galaxy Fold for a long time. If all that teasing has sold you on the product, you can now preorder the smartphone. The big caveat is the price. A Galaxy Fold will cost buyers nearly $2,000. You could get a decent used car or motorcycle ...

No God of War DLC is Coming

Fans of the God of War game that have been holding out hope that new DLC for the game will land, you are out of luck. Game director Cory Barlog has tweeted that no DLC is coming for the game. That will sadden fans and is curious. God of War was a hit, and typically ...

Sony Will Change Offensive Screen Names Automatically

Sony announced recently that the gates are open for anyone who wants to change their PSN online name. This opens the door for people who are bigger a-holes now than when they set up their accounts to grab offensive screen names. Sony has announced that it will automatically change any offensive screen names. If you ...

Sony’s Giant 17-foot tall 16K UHD TV Needs a BIG Room

I’m all for big TVs, the bigger the screen, the better. In fact, given the space and inclination, I’d go all-in on a projector instead of a TV. Sony has a new UHD TV that is the biggest we’ve ever seen. The giant MicroLED display is 17-feet high and 63-feet long. That is about the ...

WD Blue SN500 250GB NVMe SSD Review

WD Blue SN500 – NVMe Goes Mainstream Last month Western Digital released the WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD and it was a rather significant launch as this is the first time we have seen a PCIe NVMe drive in the mainstream WD Blue series. PCIe NVMe drives have long been coveted by the high-end users ...

Google to Monetize Maps in Move Only Google is Excited About

Google has one of the best applications for GPS on the planet with Google Maps. The app works well, is accurate, and maps are always up to date making it a favorite among device users. One of the great things about Maps is that it is free. With over a billion people using Maps today ...

Leak Tips a Return for Fortnite Airpower

Gamers pouring through the Fortnite v8.30 upgrade have found an indication that makes it seem as if airplanes could be returning to the game. A leaked challenge file that was added in the update has text that says “destroy biplanes.” The thought is that the text means aircraft are returning. That is the only instance ...

Corsair Harpoon RGB Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Harpoon RGB Wireless Gaming Mouse Along with the Ironclaw RGB and M65 Elite, Corsair has also released a wireless version of one of their entry-level gaming mouse. It is the Corsair Harpoon RGB Wireless gaming mouse, which includes the 10,000 DPI PixArt PWM3325 optical sensor and up to 60 hours of wireless operation through ...

Bungie Moves to Block Xbox and PC Gamers from Buying PS4 Weapon

Bungie had offered PS4 gamers an exclusive weapon called the Wavesplitter. That weapon is an exotic trace rifle and it was apparently accidentally sold by the alien salesman in the game, Xur, to players over last weekend. The weapon was sold to some players on the Xbox and PC. Bungie says that it is currently ...

3-Year-Old Locks iPad for 49 Years

A dad called Evan Osnos has an iPad and a 3-year-old. Like many toddlers, the 3-year-old is down to iPad at any moment. The kiddo tried too many times to unlock the iPad unsuccessfully and rather than assuming the unlock attempts were just a child wanting some Paw Patrol, the iPad safety mechanisms went into ...

Rich Person Wants to buy an Island for Real Battle Royale

Fortnite and other battle royale games are incredibly popular right now. The games all have quite a bit in common with a specific number of players being placed on an island to fight it out until the last person standing wins the match. A wealthy person has put out an ad on a luxury marketplace ...

3-Year-Old Locks iPad or 49 Years

A dad called Evan Osnos has an iPad and a 3-year-old. Like many toddlers, the 3-year-old is down to iPad at any moment. The kiddo tried too many times to unlock the iPad unsuccessfully and rather than assuming the unlock attempts were just a child wanting some Paw Patrol, the iPad safety mechanisms went into ...

Apple’s Rumored 16-inch MacBook Air Delayed

In recent months a rumor surfaced from noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo that claimed Apple was expected to launch a larger MacBook Pro in 2019. Original expectations per Kuo was for a 16-16.5-inch MacBook Pro to launch this year. Kuo has revised those predictions and is now saying that Apple will launch a new 15 ...

Google Leaks Pixel 3a as its Next Phone

Google did well with the last device in its Pixel smartphone realm, the Pixel 3. With consumers saying no to the high prices of smartphones today many are holding onto their devices for longer than ever. The fact that people aren’t buying high-end devices as frequently they used to has led to some nice mid-range ...

Galaxy S10 Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner Fooled with 3D Printer

One of the coolest features on the new Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone is the in-screen ultrasonic fingerprint scanner. If you are the sort who is particularly concerned about privacy you might be wondering just how secure is that fingerprint scanner. The answer is not very. A guy made a 3D print of his fingerprint and ...

More Video Games Coming to Prime for PC Gamers in April

Amazon Prime subscribers have a host of new video games that will be coming for free in April via Twitch Prime benefits. Once you claim the PC games, they are yours to keep forever. There are four new games for April. The first is “Her Story,” a game that is an interactive movie of sorts ...

Odd Palm Phone Available as Stand-alone Device

Most smartphone fans were scratching their heads when Palm announced the Palm Phone which was initially billed as an accessory for your current smartphone, a companion device if you will. The Palm Phone has a 3.3-inch screen and runs Android. Palm has announced that fans of the device can now pick it up as a ...

Intel 5G Modem Delays Could Delay 5G iPhone

Apple won’t be the first to market with a 5G smartphone as Android devices are already set to launch and a 5G iPhone is at least a year away. The first 5G iPhone was expected in 2020, but that may be changing. Intel is said to have issues and may miss its launch window for ...

Borderlands 3 to be Epic Games Store Exclusive at Launch

There were a lot of Borderlands franchise fans out there who were very excited when Borderlands 3 was announced a few days back. If you are an ardent Steam user because you like all your games in one place, you won’t be happy with the latest announcement. The game will be an Epic Games Store ...

Star Trek: Dark Remnant VR Game Lands at Dave & Busters

If you need something to do this weekend, you might want to check out Dave & Busters. The eatery and arcade has a new VR game that Star Trek fans will want to try. VRstudios has announced Star Trek: Dark Remnant as a new VR game that is exclusive for the proprietary multiplayer virtual reality ...

Some iPad Pro Owners Faced with Screen Stuttering Issues

When you spend lots of money on an Apple product, you expect things to work along with the premium design. Some owners of 2017 and 2018 iPad Pro tablets have been seeing issues that cause screen stuttering according to threads on Apple support and elsewhere. MacRumors reports that these users claim that the screens refuse ...

Call of Duty Blackout Alcatraz Map Tipped for Launch Today

Call of Duty Blackout fans will be thrilled to hear that a new map is supposed to land today. We say supposed, because for the weeks leading up to and after April 1 you can’t really trust anything. Word is that the new map will be set on the famous prison island Alcatraz. The map ...

Corsair Ironclaw RGB Gaming Mouse Review

Corsair Ironclaw RGB – FPS and MOBA Gaming Mouse Earlier this year, Corsair released some exciting new products to their product line. When it comes to their gaming mice, they have surprised us with three gaming mice: the M65 Elite, Harpoon RGB Wireless, and the Ironclaw RGB. In this review, we will be taking a ...

Logitech Slim Folio Pro Keyboard Case for 2018 iPad Pro Debuts

When it comes to gadgets like tablets and smartphones, we all need a few accessories. Lots of people can work from the 2018 iPad Pro rather than a laptop. For those folks who want to work from an iPad Pro, but need a physical keyboard, Logitech has you covered. Logitech has announced a new Slim ...

Huawei CEO Brags Half of its Flagship Devices Could be Foldable in Two Years

The smartphone realm seems to have gone nuts for folding smartphones. These devices aren’t like the flip phones we had back before the smartphone came to be. Rather, these folding devices are designed to offer larger screens that fold to make them easier to take with you on the road. Huawei has a folding screen ...

Micron 1100 512GB M.2 SATA SSD Review – FIPS 140-2

Micron 1100 M.2 SATA SSD w/ FIPS 140-2 Today we are taking a look at a Micron 1100 series drive. This is a rather unusual review for us as the Micron 1100 series came out in May 2016 and we usually don’t review several year old products. We are making an exception this time around ...

Sega Genesis Mini Console Launches Spetember 19

Retro gaming fans will have a new mini console to enjoy in a few months. The Sega Genesis Mini was announced a while back, and we have been waiting to hear exactly when it would land to purchase. That question has now been answered, and the official launch date is September 19. You can pre-order ...

Micron 1100 512GB M.2 SATA SSD Review – FIPS-2

Micron 1100 M.2 SATA SSD w/ FIPS 140-2 Today we are taking a look at a Micron 1100 series drive. This is a rather unusual review for us as the Micron 1100 series came out in May 2016 and we usually don’t review several year old products. We are making an exception this time around ...

Borderlands 3 Gets Official With New Developer Trailer

Borderlands fans should be excited right now as the official developer trailer for Borderlands 3 has landed. With that trailer, the game is now official, and it may or may not be what you were hoping for. Gearbox and 2K games are mum on some key details. One of those critical details is precisely when ...

Best Buy Offers $500 Off Surface Laptop

Graduation is almost here, and that means for a lot of high school graduates the gift they get will be a laptop to get them ready for college this fall. Best Buy has a very good deal going on the Surface Laptop that can save $500 off two different configurations of the machine. Note that ...

Microsoft Says No April Fool’s Jokes

If there is one day each year that writer geeks dread, it’s April 1. This day is taken by many companies in the tech industry to lie to us all about products and services. Some are close enough to plausible that they end up being reported on as if they were real as many publishing ...

Apple Admits Current Gen MacBook Butterfly Keyboards Have Problems

MacBook users took to the internet in droves to complain about the new butterfly keyboards that were first rolled out for Apple notebooks in 2015. The problem was that the keyboards failed with regularity due to debris getting inside the keyboard. The failures surfaced as sticking and non-functional keys. Apple eventually added a membrane under ...

Maingear Vybe Enthusiast Platform Announced at Pax East

Maingear has been making high-end gaming and enthusiast PCs for a long time. It has announced at Pax East a new enthusiast platform called Vybe. The line includes highly optimized and ready to ship pre-configured PCs that can be fully customized. Available in the Vybe line is the custom Apex liquid cooling system. Vybe is ...

Hackers Cracked Asus Update Software to Send Malware to Users

Owners of Asus computers need to be aware of a significant issue that has surfaced. Kaspersky Lab has revealed that Asus’ software update program had been cracked by hackers and used to deliver malware to hundreds of thousands of Asus computer users. Malware sent out by the updater software installed a malicious backdoor on thousands ...

Hands On – Huawei P30 Pro, P30 and Freelace

Huawei announced the latest versions of its flagship smartphone, the P30 and P30 Pro, at a press conference in Paris, France this afternoon. The hype from all the rumors and teasers have smartphone fans sitting at the edge of their seat and Huawei didn’t disappoint.  The press event was packed with roughly 3,000 journalists around the ...

Blue Ember XLR Studio Condenser Microphone Review

Blue’s latest microphone, Ember, is a premium entry level, cardioid XLR condenser microphone available at an affordable price of under $100. That should make it appealing for those that are looking to get into becoming serious content creators. It uses a professional style XLR connector and not a USB style connection. This means that you’ll ...

Apple Arcade Game Subscriptiopn Service Detailed

Yesterday Apple announced a new game subscription service caleld Apple Arcade. The service allows gamers to play games on the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV devices for one monthly subscription fee. Every one of the arcade games will be playable offline; Apple Arcade isn’t a streaming service. Parental controls will allow parents to control ...

Sony Says No More Download Codes for Third Party Stores

As long as the PS4 has been around if you wanted to buy a game via the PS4 digital store, and didn’t want to put a credit card info in, you could buy the download code in a store. Sony has announced that it is removing that option for buyers and will instead force all ...

Watch The Huawei P30 Launch Livestream Today!

The Huawei P30 and Huawei P30 Pro launch is happening today, and Legit Reviews will be at the event in Paris, France to be one of the 3,000 journalists and media that were invited to see it go down in person. The Huawei P20 and Huawei P20 Pro that were unveiled in Paris last year went on to rival ...

Fortnite is Beating Apex Legends on Twitch

When Apex Legends launched many people thought that the game would kill Fortnite. For a while, it looked like that might be true, but things have stabilized for Fortnite. While Apex Legends is still very popular on Twitch, recent stats show that it is coming down in the rankings. Reports indicate that Twitch viewing figures ...

Check Out Amazon’s Smoking Moto G6 Deal

There are a bunch of people out there who don’t want to spend big amounts of money on a smartphone. That means no Galaxy S10 or new iPhone. If you are the sort that doesn’t do much on your smartphone other than check email and occasionally use social media a decent mid-range or low-end device ...

Facebook Stored Millions Upon Millions of Passwords in Plain Text

Facebook can’t seem to do anything right. The massive social network has been in hot water for privacy practices among other things, and it has shown no real sign of cleaning up its act. A new Facebook security row has surfaced, and this one shows the lack of basic security practices for hundreds of millions ...

Alleged Xbox One S Disc-free Console Details Leak

Rumors have been flying that Microsoft is gearing up to launch a version of the Xbox One that has no disc drive. The console is said to be for streaming games and new details about the console have surfaced. Among those new details are a box art image showing the smooth front console. Windows Central ...

Nintendo Switch to Get Xbox Live Enabled Games Over the Year

Nintendo has been doing very well with its Switch game consoles. The hybrid portable and home console has proven very popular with significant hardware and software sales. While the Switch has its own online gaming service, it pales in comparison to the size of Microsoft’s Xbox Live service. Microsoft has been a bit coy with ...

God of War Takes Game of the Year Honors at GDC 2019

Each year at the GDC, the game of the year title is awarded. Sony won the coveted Game of the Year titles this year with its PS4 exclusive game God of War. The game has been racking up Game of the Year titles at other conferences as well. It won the same title at The ...

9th Gen Intel Core H-series Mobile Processors Coming Q2 2019

9th Gen Intel Core mobile (H-series) processors are slated to be released sometime during the  second quarter of this year. Intel isn’t disclosing specifics on the portfolio of high-performance mobile processors  that will be launched for upcoming high-performance laptops for gamers and creators, but did talk about some of the new features that they would have. ...

Intel Graphics Command Center Hopes To Simplify GPU Control

The Intel Graphics Control Panel has been updated over the years, but it was due for a major update ahead of Intel entering the discrete GPU market. Intel went back to the drawing board and developed a new one from the ground up. Not a bad idea as the control panel hasn’t had a major ...

Anthem Lauded as Best Selling Game in February 2019

Anthem has been catching a lot of heat from players for some of the issues the game has. The flack was enough that an Anthem community manager recently penned an open letter to fans of the game. Despite the ire that many feel towards Anthem, NPD says that the game was the top-selling title in ...

Apple Cuts Prices on MacBook Air and Mac Mini SSD Upgrades

Mac fans on the market for a new laptop or desktop might want to check out some price cuts that Apple has made to its MacBook Air and Mac mini SSD upgrades. Prices for upgrades for a Mac are steep, but the blow has been softened a bit with an upgrade to a 1.5TB SSD ...

Nintendo May Launch a Gaming Smartphone Says Report

The challenge for gaming companies looking to step into the mobile gaming space is that most people game on the go using a smartphone. Nintendo has long offered portable game consoles like the Nintendo DS and 3DS, but a new report says that the gaming company has something else up its sleeves. The report comes ...

Samsung 512 GB EVO Plus MicroSD Card with Adapter Review

Are you looking for a microSD memory card to increase the storage on your camera, phone, tablet, drone, computer, or something along the lines of a Nintendo Switch? If you haven’t been paying attention to the MicroSD memory card market, you might not be aware that storage capacities have continued to grow and we now ...

Apple Outs New iPad Air and iPad Mini

Apple rolled out the rumored new iPad models yesterday including a new 10.5-inch iPad Air and a new 7.9-inch iPad mini. The new iPad Air has support for the Apple Pencil and packs an Apple A12 bionic chip with the Apple Neural Engine inside. Apple says the tablet has a 70% boost in performance and ...

Google Expected to Make Big Gaming Announcement this Week

This week is a big one for Google and gamers around the world. Google is expected to announce its entry into the gaming market in a big way this week. While no real details are known, there are expectations for what Google will show off. The game service is expected to be cloud-based, and it ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update Makes Graphics Worse

Fans of Red Dead Redemption 2 recently saw the game updated to version 1.06 and the update has left some unhappy. The update is said to remove ambient occlusion, which is essentially more realistic lighting for the title. Rockstar mentioned nothing about removing the lighting feature ahead of the update. Removal of ambient lighting essentially ...

Rumor Claims New 10.2-inch iPad 7 and all new 10.5-inch iPad are Coming

Apple tablet fans have been waiting to find out more information on when new iPads might be coming. A new rumor is making the rounds that is said to come from a leaker with a good track record for accuracy. The leaker is called CoinX on twitter and claimed a pair of new iPads are ...

Anthem Community Manager Pens Open Letter to Players

Very big things were expected from EA and BioWare’s game Anthem when it was announced. Since the game launched, it has failed to live up to expectations of gamers. This week a Reddit user wrote a post to EA and BioWare asking what was going on and complaining about issues and how they have been ...

Ethereum Mining – GeForce GTX 1660 Ti versus GeForce GTX 1660

Looking at GDDR6 vs GDDR5 on the Geforce GTX-16 Series I haven’t looked at Ethereum Mining performance on desktop graphics cards in the better part of a year as the bubble burst and all the easy money appears to be gone. That doesn’t mean that mining is over as mining is a necessary component for ...

EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Black Graphics Card Review

GeForce GTX 1660 Brings Turing Down To $219 The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Graphics Card series brings the latest NVIDIA Turing architecture down to the $219 price point for the very first time. The GeForce GTX 1660 uses the ‘TU116’ Turing GPU and has 1,408 CUDA cores with a 1,530 MHz base clock and a ...

Ninja Raked in $1 Million to Stream Apex Legends

Gamers who follow Fortnite and other games continually streamed on Twitch will know the name Tyler “Ninja” Blevins. Ninja is one of the highest profile of all game streamers, and a new report has surfaced that claims he landed a giant payday from EA for streaming Apex Legends. Kotaku reports that Ninja was paid $1 ...

Microsoft to Deploy Notifications Urging Windows 7 Users to Upgrade

Support for Windows 7 is ending on January 14, 2020. Before that date, Microsoft wants the massive number of people out there running the nearly decade-old OS to upgrade to Windows 10. Microsoft says that it is set to start “courtesy reminders” for people still on Windows 7. This essentially means you should prepare to ...

Spotify Premium Now Includes Free Hulu

At this point, I’d think most people who wanted a Spotify Premium account have one. If you have been holding out for some reason, the time to subscribe might be here. Spotify has announced that all Premium memberships include a free Hulu subscription. There are a couple of caveats to the deal. One, the free ...

Microsoft Launches Translucent Xbox Controller in White

You may not need a new Xbox controller for your console, but you probably will want one with the unveiling of the white version of the Xbox translucent controller. The first translucent controller launched as the Phantom Black Special Edition last year. The new one is the same style but in white. The top half ...

Get Titanfall 2 for $5 and Red Dead Redemption for $10

Gamers have the chance to get some nice discounts on some cool games right now. Fans of Apex Legends might want to get their hands on the other game set in the same universe, Titanfall 2. That game is available for the PS4 for $7, and the Xbox One for $5 right now reports CNET. ...

New Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 Configurations for Business

Microsoft has announced some new configurations of the Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Pro 6 for business users in the US. Along with the new configurations, Microsoft is also expanding business sales for the devices to more regions. Specifically, in Europe, commercial Microsoft partners can now sell certain configurations of the Surface Pro 6 and ...

LG G8 ThinQ Preorders Might be Reasonably Priced in the US

If you are in the market for a new smartphone and don’t want to pay the over $1,000 asking price that flagships from Apple or Samsung cost, LG has an option. The LG G8 ThinQ has been priced up in Korea, and if it lands stateside close to the converted prices, this will be a ...

Google Patent App Tips Game Controller Unveil This Month

A new patent application from Google has surfaced, and it focuses on tech for a video game controller. That controller is thought to be for the long-rumored Google streaming game console. The patent app is for a notification system between the controller and the console. The renders seen here are not from the patent application ...

Xbox One Lacking Optical Drive Could Land in May

Rumors have been flying that Microsoft was at work on a new version of the Xbox One that lacks an optical drive. With no optical drive that would mean no playing physical games. Instead, all games would have to be purchased digitally. Rumors suggest that the digital-only console will have the same hardware that the ...

Windows 10 Install Base Hits 800 Million Devices

Microsoft recently took a bit of time to brag on how many devices Windows 10 is running on. Windows 10 is currently installed on 800 million active devices, which is a major increase in the last six months. The last numbers Microsoft gave showed the OS on 700 million devices as of the end of ...

Google Launches Repair Program for Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Google has a repair service in the US that has in the past been able to fix broken gadgets that Google builds. One big missing piece to that repair program has been no support for repairing the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. That has now changed with Google officially adding those smartphones to ...

PS4 Remote Play Finally Lands for iPhone and iPad

The latest update for the PS4 game console has added a new feature that fans of Apple gadgets have been asking for. The update brings a way to sync iPhones and iPads to the console giving support for the PS4 Remote Play app. That remote play app has been around since 2014, so five years ...

Halo Infinite Will Hit Xbox and PC at Launch

E3 will be here this summer, and one of the anticipated games expected to be talked about at the show is Halo Infinite. There have been rumors going around that the game would skip the Xbox One console. Halo franchise development director Frank O’Connor has made it clear that will not happen. He tweeted that ...

Google Launches Coral Dev Board

Google has a new hardware project that aims at those looking to tinker with AI. The hardware device is called Coral, and it packs an Edge TPU platform, and a custom made ASIC that is designed to run machine learning algorithms. The board uses an NXP i.MX 8M SoC that has a quad-core Cortex-A53 on ...

NVIDIA GeForce 419.35 WHQL Drivers & New RTX Game Bundle Debut

NVIDIA released a new Game Ready Driver this morning that has been optimized for Apex Legends, Devil May Cry 5, and Tom Clancy’s The Division II. GeForce 419.35 drivers also have three additional monitors added to the list of G-SYNC Compatible Displays. The newly supported displays would be the BenQ XL2540-B/ZOWIE XL LCD, Acer XF250Q and Acer ED273 ...

Apple Appears to have Silently Addressed Flexgate Issues in 2018 MacBook Pros

Owners of the MacBook Pro have previously complained about an issue that causes the dispaly on the machines to perform poorly and at times fail entirely. The problem was dubbed “flexgate” and was caused by wear to the ribbon cable that connects the MacBook Pro display to the hardware inside the other section of the ...

Smoking Deal on 512GB Samsung MicroSDXC Card At Amazon

If your smartphone, tablet or other microSD slot packing device is low on storage, it is time to take advantage of a big sale going on at Amazon on Samsung memory cards. Amazon has a giant 512GB microSDXC card on sale right now for $70 off the regular price. That makes the Amazon card $129.99, ...

Apex Legends Tops 50 Million Players in First Month

Respawn Entertainment announced on Twitter that Apex Legends has reached the 50 million player milestone and is likely well over that today thanks to all the news that the free-to-play game title is getting. Not bad for the game titles first month since it was only released on February 4th, 2o19. Apex Legends has seen phenomenal growth since ...

USB4 Announced – Intel Releases Thunderbolt Protocol

USB-IF today announced USB4, the newest and fastest USB standard that is based on Intel’s Thunderbolt 3 protocol. Intel Corporation also announced that they have released the Thunderbolt protocol specification to the USB Promoter Group. Thanks to Intel open licensing its Thunderbolt 3 technology that means others can now use it  royalty free. USB4 offers speeds ...

EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti XC Black Graphics Card Review

Entry Level Doesn’t Mean Poor Performance Or Ugly The GeForce GTX 1660 Ti XC Black 6GB GDDR6 graphics card is the entry level GTX-16 series card from EVGA and is priced at $279.99. This card is ideal for those that aren’t interested in the real-time raytracing technology in the GeForce RTX series, but still want ...

Thomas The Tank Engine Horrifies in Resident Evil 2 PC Mod

One of the things my son loved when he was little was Thomas the Tank Engine. He started with the train track playset that was set up at the local toy store. Later he got into the video series on DVD, and I realized that Thomas and his talking train world are very creepy. Someone ...

Microsoft Killing Band Support, Offers Refunds to Some

Microsoft launched its original foray into the health device market with the Microsoft Band in 2014. The device was a competitor to Fitbit and other similar products. A second Band device launched in 2015 before being discontinued in 2016. Fans of the Band hardware wondering when a new version might debut, the answer is never. ...

Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield Trailer Shows off Mysterious Symbols

The next Pokemon games that are coming to the Switch will be Pokemon Sword and Shield, that is two versions of the same game as Nintendo typically does. The official trailer for the games gives a glimpse at what you can expect from the game. There are three different scenes in the trailer where there ...

Skyrim Mod That Generates $33,000 Monthly Stands Accused of Stealing Code

Skyrim fans might be familiar with the team of developers who are working on a mod called Skyrim Together that allows players to go online and play the game together. That team has faced accusations that is stole code for this mod from another team. The other team is behind a mod called SKSE or ...

Another Day, Another Fortnite Dance Suit

Epic Games is making huge money with its Fortnite game, and a bunch of people are trying to get part of that fortune by claiming Epic has ripped off their dances. Several people have sued Epic over dance moves in the game known as emotes. Most recently a rapper called BlocBoy JB sued Epic. Two ...

Energizer Power Max P10K Pop is one Swolt Smartphone

One glance at the image from CNET below, and you might think that fat smartphone is a joke of some sort. It’s not. Energizer rolled out an entire family of smartphones at MWC 2019, and this is the strangest of the lot. The phone is the Power Max P18K Pop and is built by Avenir ...

Eargasm High Fidelity Earplugs Review

My personal Facebook page has been full of ads for multi-use earplugs by a company called Eargasm that claim a revolution in hearing protection has arrived. I have no clue why I was being targeted for such a campaign, but new and innovative products always manage to catch my attention. Eargasm Earplugs claim to provide ...

Skybound Terminates Starbreeze Studios’ Contract over Walking Dead Disappointment

Robert Kirkman, the man behind the Walking Dead, and his media company Skybound has announced that it has terminated the contract with Starbreeze Studios. Starbreeze is the company that created Overkill’s The Walking Dead game that launched back in November. The game was a massive disappointment to fans and Kirkman. Skybournd says it worked hard ...

Apple Watch Rumored to get Sleep Tracking

Apple is ahead of the game with its wearable, the Apple Watch, and behind in others. It’s ahead with EKG tracking capability that other wearables lack. However, it is behind in more basic features like sleep tracking that has been on some wearables for many months. A new rumor is going around that Apple will ...

SanDisk Outs Giant 1TB microSDXC Card

Storage is one thing that many people can use more of for their tablets, smartphones, and computers. SanDisk is on hand at MWC 2019, and it has unveiled a new microSDXC card that will store a massive amount of data. The card is a 1TB SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXC card. It has high speeds for ...

Overwatch’s Latest Hero is Baptiste

Overwatch gamers have a new hero to try out soon that was revealed recently. The new character is called Baptiste, and the big draw is that players can choose if they want to be a healer or a fighter with the character. A new video has surfaced on the Overwatch YouTube channel that gives the ...

Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB DDR4 RAM Debuts

Corsair has announced a new line of RAM for PC gamers, and enthusiasts called the Dominator Platinum RGB DDR4 memory. The RAM uses an aluminum heat spreader, hand sorted memory chips, and offers frequencies up to 4,800 MHz. The RAM uses a 10-layer PCB for signal quality and stability. Each of the chips is hand-sorted ...

E3 2019 Could Have Details About Next Xbox

The current generation of consoles from Microsoft and Sony have been on the market for years now. A rumor is floating around that says we might get some details on the next-generation hardware at E3 this summer. Two consoles have been tipped with codenames Anaconda and Lockheart. Both consoles will launch at the same time ...

Corsair Cominator Platinum RGB DDR4 RAM Debuts

Corsair has announced a new line of RAM for PC gamers, and enthusiasts called the Dominator Platinum RGB DDR4 memory. The RAM uses an aluminum heat spreader, hand sorted memory chips, and offers frequencies up to 4,800 MHz. The RAM uses a 10-layer PCB for signal quality and stability. Each of the chips is hand-sorted ...

PlayStation Plus Memberships are on Sale

PlayStation gamers who need to renew or buy a PlayStation Plus membership will want to check out this deal. Gamers in the US can hop over to G2A for a limited time and get a year of PlayStation Plus for $43.57. The deal is only good for US gamers reports Comicbook. That $43.47 price represents ...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Video Card Review

The GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Arrives With Turing NVIDIA Turing-based GeForce RTX graphics cards have amazing performance and are the first consumer cards on the market to have dedicated RT and Tensor cores to accelerate Ray Tracing and AI. The GeForce RTX  series pricing starts with the RTX 2060 Founders Edition at $379 and tops out ...

Mac Computers May Transition to ARM Processors in 2020

Apple wants to get rid of all the external suppliers it can and make components for its devices in house. Going in house is part of Apple’s drive to squeeze all the profits and margins from its product lines possible. As part of this deal, reports indicate that Intel expects Apple to transition away from ...

SoundCloud Premier allows Music distribution to Spotify

SoundCloud has announced that it is getting into the music distribution market with a new set of tools in the SoundCloud Premier program. The tools allow Soundcloud Pro or Pro Unlimited users to distribute music to other platforms. The other platforms include Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music Unlimited, YouTube Music, and other services. Premier distribution ...

Epic Games Sues Unlicensed Fortnite Event into Oblivion

Epic Games has the hottest game out there to its credit, and that game is Fortnite. A company out of the UK called Exciting Events wanted to capitalize on the popularity of Fortnite and hosted an unofficial themed event in Norwich. Epic has now sued that event out of existence. Exciting Events did host the ...

Intel Announces ‘The Odyssey’ Community

Intel today announced ‘The Odyssey’, a community-based program that will help create better relations with their users. The goal of the program is to facilitate two-way conversation where Intel engineering and business leaders will listen, engage and bring along a genuinely passionate community on a journey into a better visual experience. Intel is planning community ...

Apex Legends Update Squashes Bugs, New Gun Coming

Epic Games launched a patch for Apex Legends this week on PS4, Xbox, and PC. The update is focused on reducing crashes and squashing bugs in gameplay for the device. PlayStation gamers will be thrilled about the patch. This update is specifically targeting a stability issue on the PS4 that sees the GPU hang, and ...

Logitech MX518 Gaming Mouse Returns with Updates

Logitech has announced that its MX518 gaming mouse has returned. The updated mouse has new hardware inside, but retains the same shape and feel that made the MX518 a classic for users around the world. Under the hood are a new HERO 16K sensor and a 32-bit ARM processor. The updated MX518 has a 1ms ...

ADATA XPG EMIX H30 Gaming Headset Review

ADATA XPG EMIX H30 XPG is the gaming division of ADATA, who manufactures many different things, however we are focused on their PC peripherals.  ADATA is probably best known for their memory, and USB storage devices.  XPG focuses their attention on providing the PC components with the features that gamers need.  For audio, XPG has ...

Far Cry New Dawn Sales are Down Significantly Compared to Past Franchise Entries

Far Cry fans might not be happy with the latest installment of the franchise, Far Cry New Dawn. As popular as the previous entry in the franchise, Far Cry 5 was, New Dawn has tanked in sales compared to FC5. Reports indicate that sales are down significantly compared to both Far Cry Primal and Far ...

Amazon’s Echo Wall clock for Sale Again

Amazon unveiled a very cool wall clock last year that was designed to show you at a glance the timers you had counting down with Alexa. It was probably a hit mostly with the folks who spend a lot of time in the kitchen or parents of kids that need a visual reminder of how ...

Razer Game Store Closes this Month

Razer wanted to get in on the digital sales action for video games to fight against Steam. The problem for Razer is that gamers stayed away. The Razer Game Store launched last April, and Razer has now announced that the store will close this month. The store closure is part of Razer’s realignment plans. Razer ...

Gamers are Confusing Year Old Apex Construct with Apex Legends on Steam

The developers behind an older VR game that can be purchased on Steam called Apex Construct are having a hard time since Apex Legends launched. Sales of Apex Construct are up massively because gamers on Steam can’t be bothered to read a description. Apex Construct is being confused for Apex Legends because of the name ...

Bethesda Nukes Duplicate Items in Fallout 76

One of the big complaints that gamers had in Fallout 76 was that nefarious players had large numbers of duped items. Bethesda has now removed a massive amount of duped items in the game and is getting praised by players for a change. Bethesda said that it went after a list of over 400 weapon ...

Apple Swaps Intel Modems for Qualcomm Hardware to Escape German Ban

Apple has been under a sales ban on some of its older models of smartphones in Germany after losing in court to Qualcomm. To get around that sales ban Apple has done something that it isn’t happy with, but consumers will appreciate. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 smartphones will be up for sale again ...

Apex Legends Launch Caused Issues on Xbox One

The game Apex Legends has quickly become one of the most popular battle royale titles out there. It launched yesterday on the Xbox One console and caused issues for some users. Respawn announced that it had found an issue with the Through the Heart DMR skin that was part of the Valentine’s Day update for ...

Tetris 99 Battle Royale Game Out Now

Tetris is one of the most popular games to ever hit a Nintendo device, and the gaming company has announced a new version of Tetris. The game is called Tetris 99, and it aims to take on battle royale games with a big twist. The game gets its name from the fact that 99 players ...

EVGA GeForce RTX 2060 XC Gaming Video Card Review

Is The Affordable EVGA RTX 2060 XC Right For You? NVIDIA Turing-based GeForce RTX graphics cards are now widely available at retailers worldwide and we are starting to see some selling for less than the suggested retail price! The introduction of the GeForce RTX 2060 cards means that gamers can now get an RTX-20 series ...

Mass Effect Franchise isn’t Dead

One of the best game franchises that Bioware has to its credit is the Mass Effect franchise. After the abysmal showing of Mass Effect Andromeda, many have wondered if the franchise will be killed off by Bioware. Bioware’s Mike Darrah said, “We’re definitely not done with Mass Effect. There’s a lot of stories to be ...

Fitbit Versa Smartwatch is on Sale in Time for Valentine’s Giving

If your Valentine has a soft spot for gadgets more than flowers or candy, Fitbit has your back. The Fitbit Versa health and fitness smartwatch is available right now for $169.95, that is a $30 discount off the regular price of the wearable. The standard version is offered in black, peach/rose gold, and silver aluminum ...

Spotify Lands Capcom Game Soundtracks

If you have a love for both Campcom video games and Spotify, this new tie-up will make you happy. Capcom has added a range of video game soundtracks to the streaming music surface thanks to the Capcom Sound Team. The library includes lots and lots of soundtracks from games old and new. The new music ...

Sony Explains E3 Boycot for 2019

Sony is not going to participate in E3 2019 this year, while its rival Microsoft will have a big presence at the show. SIE Worldwide Studios head Shawn Layden is trying to explain why Sony decided to not participate in E3 this year. He also tries to explain what Sony will be doing to engage ...

Google Maps AR Navigation Testing Underway

It’s often hard to tell when you are using Google Maps exactly where you are supposed to turn. Some Maps users are currently testing out a feature that overlays directions on the real world using augmented reality. It seems this feature is in testing for pedestrians right now. AR overlays for Google Maps was first ...

GTA Online Cheat Creator Forced to Pay $150,000 in Damages

If you ever needed proof that cheaters never win, look at the case of a Florida resident called Jhonny Perez. Perez was the creator of a GTA Online cheat called Elusive that people bought to gain access to infinite money in the game among other cheats. Perez has lost a court case that Take-Two Interactive ...

Vivo V15 Pro Teased Packing 32MP Pop-up Selfie Cam

Smartphone users aren’t very fond of the notch on the front of many smartphones to hide the selfie camera. Some smartphone makers have turned to using pop-up cameras to eliminate the notch, which may be a better solution for some users. Smartphone maker Vivo is teasing a new smartphone that will launch soon with no ...

Walmart is having a Giant Switch Game Sale

Nintendo Switch gamers looking to round out their collection of games will want to pay attention. Walmart is having a first party Nintendo Switch game sale that sees the titles with a $15 discount. That means rather than paying $60 for a first party game; you will shell out $45 each. Among the titles on ...

Skype Blurs Your Messy Background

I bet a bunch of folks that use Skype frequently for video calls have declined a call at some point not because they didn’t want to talk, but because the room was a mess and they didn’t want people seeing that. Skype has finally gained a feature that will blur your background. That means the ...

AMD Radeon VII 16GB Video Card Review

Radeon VII Arrives With 16GB Memory The Radeon VII has finally arrived and we are now able to tell you about AMD has done with 2nd Gen Vega. For starters, the Radeon VII graphics card is the world’s first to be powered by a 7nm  GPU. The move to 7nm was a big deal for ...

Assassin’s Creed III Remastered Launches March 29

Assassin’s Creed III Remastered has a launch date; the game will land on March 29. Ahead of the launch screenshots and a gameplay video have been shared for fans to check out. The Remastered version of the third installment in the franchise is free as part of the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey season pass. It can ...

AmazonBasics Alexa-powered Microwave is on Sale

If you watched the Super Bowl last weekend and paid attention to the commercials, you might recall the cool Amazon commercials. One of the devices seen in the commercials was the AmazonBasics Microwave that is Alexa-powered. That means you can use your voice to activate presets and cook or reheat food. The normal retail price ...