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Today we have another build from Simple Modz for you. In the past we’ve shared several of his builds and as you might know they always look exceptionally good. Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.
The Mark 1 and Mark 2
During this years Computex, ASUS has shown their first batch of X299 motherboards for Intel's Basin Falls platform. So far ASUS has unveiled five ATX models which are all based on the same PCB. What differs is the color scheme, the audio solution and a few connectors. According to ASUS, the motherboards will soon be available in all major retail outlets and online stores.
Today we have another build from SonGay Custom for you. In the past we’ve shared several of his builds and as you might know they always look exceptionally good. Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.
Another paper launch at SIGGRAPH 2017?
The launch of AMD’s RX Vega series graphics cards is one of the most anticipated product launches in the entire 2017 but apparently it’s taking AMD ages to let the cat out of the bag. According to latest information it’s supposed to take place in late September. In other words, we won’t see a hard launch of RX Vega during the Siggraph 2017 event.
Another liquid cooled graphics card
TWith their Neptune series Colorful now also have liquid cooled graphics cards in their portfolio. The first model is based on the NVIDIA GTX 1080 Ti and goes by the name iGame GTX1080Ti Neptune W. Unlike other water cooled graphics cards, the iGame GTX1080Ti Neptune W comes with a 240mm radiator included in the bundle.
With Resident Evil, Dead Rising and Street Fighter
The Humble Capcom Rising Bundle is now live and it comes including a good number of Capcom games. As usual the cost for these bundles is very low. Included you find several discount codes for latest Resident Evil 7, Street Fighter V and Dead Rising 4. Below we have the list for you what’s actually included in the bundle.
And add a price drop to that
According to latest reports, Ethereum mining is becoming increasingly difficult and on top of that the cryptocurrency has taken a massive hit making it sell for $200 US. In addition, miners are reporting a new difficulty spike. According to Tweaktown, the difficulty has increased massively during the past 72 hours. Since the night of July 2nd, the DAG increased jumping by 20% each time.
Designed for PC enthusiasts and overclockers
The first PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD from Corsair
NVMe capable SSDs are growing increasingly popular these days, offering much higher transfer speeds than your usual SATA drives. New markets always offer new opportunities and that on the other hand means that different vendors will launch new products. The Neutron NX500 is the first PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD from Corsair.
Pentium G4560 is the best budget gaming CPU
According to DigiWorthy, Intel is limiting the production of their Pentium G4560 in order to increase retail pricing and improve the sales of their more expensive i3 CPUs. With the launch of Kaby Lake, Intel has brought change to their Pentium lineup which includes Hyperthreading. This means there are now Pentium CPUs with two cores and four threads available for as little as 58 Euro. Thanks to Hyperthreading, the performance of the new Intel Pentium CPUs pretty close to Intel’s Core i3 chips.
Today we have another build from Tichepc.sk for you. In the past we’ve shared several of his builds and as you might know they always look exceptionally good. Like every day we're showing you a very nice build or from one of our modder friends. As always we will show you the nicest pictures of the build and if possible also the specifications here in the news and the full album with all pictures can be found in our Case Mod Gallery.
The flagship model
Although it's a bit late to the party, Colorful has now announced their flagship motherboard named iGame x299 Vulcan X, which is available with two different colour schemes; white and black. Both look pretty impressive and the fact that can be bought with different color schemes will allow matching differently themed builds.
EVGA has officially launched their GTX 1080 Ti HYBRID FTW3 graphics card. It comes with an all-in-one liquid cooling unit taking care of the GPU and active cooling for the VRMs. Although on paper this card only features a small factory overclock, it’s quite a bit quicker than NVIDIA's Founders Edition.
Performance improvements for FFXIV and Tekken 7
Gamers Nexus had the chance to come up with a review on the AMD Radeon Pro Vega Frontier Edition graphics card. In a rather lengthy video they described the experience with the two different modes the card offers. It looks like that the "Pro Mode" and "Gaming Mode" are identical in combination with the current drivers. The only thing that differs concerns a few options in the AMD's Radeon Settings.
Over 60% users run a NVIDIA graphics card
According to the latest Steam hardware survey, NVIDIA is still holding the crown, when it comes to graphics card market share. No less than 63 percent of the users on Steam own a system where the graphics department is powered by a GeForce graphics card. Microsoft's latest operating system is also doing good with over 50 percent of share. AMD’s share regarding CPUs remained unchanged so far.
In build 16237
A few weeks ago Microsoft has added a GPU utilization Tab to task manager in the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16226. The performance tab also shows GPU utilization as well as graphics memory usage stats. This feature is quite useful if you want to know what your graphics accelerator is doing without the need of installing third party software.
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