AMD
News

AMD Releases Radeon Adrenalin 21.12.1 Driver Update

Recently, AMD released the Radeon Adrenalin 21.12.1 update which adds support and improved performance for several games. ICARUS, Fortnite, HALO Infinite, and Blender 3.0 are among the titles gaining support. Also included are fixes to known bugs. To download AMD’s latest driver for Windows 10 or 11, click this link. For additional information, please read AMD’s official press release below.  Read More

Azza REGIS 902
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Azza Announces REGIS 902 Cube Chassis with ARGB Infinity Mirror

Azza just announced the REGIS 902, a unique mid-size cube ATX chassis. The REGIS 902 is an original design that looks more like a piece of art rather than a computer cabinet. At the forefront of its features is the addressable RGB infinity mirror front panel. It’s not all looks though, with the ability to house 210 mm tall CPU coolers, two 240/280 mm liquid coolers, and up to 336 mm graphics cards, the REGIS 902 is capable of housing some powerful builds. Read More

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NVIDIA Releases GeForce Game Ready Driver 497.09 WHQL

Yesterday, Nvidia released its latest GeForce Game Ready Driver, 497.09 WHQL. This latest update includes support for ICARUS, Chorus, and Halo Infinite. Support for the soon-to-be-released GeForce RTX 2060 12GB graphics card is also added, confirming earlier rumors of the upgraded previous generation card. Six newly validated G-SYNC compatible displays are now available through this patch as well as support for GeForce Experience’s one-click optimal settings for five new games. You can download the new driver for Windows 10 or 11 by clicking this link. Continue reading Nvidia’s press release for further details. Read More

3DMark Storage Benchmark
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UL Adds New Storage Benchmark to 3DMark Suite

On Saturday, UL Benchmark added a new storage benchmark to its popular 3DMark benchmarking suite. Before 3DMark Storage Benchmark, users had to rely on either synthetic or single game benchmarks. This latest option now provides a range of real-world gaming performance by sampling multiple games and providing a much broader result. Users can then compare their results to others online. UL is currently offering its storage benchmark for $2.99 through Steam or the UL website for 3DMark Advanced Edition users or as a free upgrade for 3DMark Professional Edition users. For more information, continue reading UL’s press release below. Read More

EVGA X570 FTW WIFI
Motherboards

EVGA Announced X570 FTW WIFI ATX Motherboard

Yesterday, EVGA announced the X570 FTW WIFI ATX motherboard. Designed around AMD’s AM4 socket, the X570 WIFI is waiting for a compatible Ryzen CPU. Power delivery is managed via the 15-phase digital VRM power section. Other features include Native PCIe 4.0 and M.2 Gen 4.0, four slots of DDR4 4600+, Intel AX1600 WiFi6, Bluetooth 5.2, and much more. Listed for $499 on the EVGA website, the X570 FTW WIFI is one of the more expensive motherboards on the market, though its big brother, the X570 Dark, is even more. For complete details continue reading EVGA’s press release below. Read More

HYTE Revolt 3
Reviews

HYTE Revolt 3 Premium mITX Case Review

The HYTE Revolt 3 is marketed as a premium ITX case providing personalization and high performance. With its compact size and fully recessed carrying handle, it screams “Take me anywhere.” There’s a lot to like about the Revolt 3 and in this review, we’ll cover every aspect of what’s good, and what’s not so good. Read More

Memory

G.SKILL Showcases DDR5-7000 CL40 Extreme Speed Memory

Yesterday, G.Skill announced a new achievement of 7000 MHz with its newest DDR5 Trident Z5 memory. What’s equally impressive is they were able to do this while keeping the CAS latency at the base setting of 40 clocks. The Trident Z5 DDR5 memory was able to reach these speeds in part by the Samsung components that have become synonymous with the Trident name. To find out more, please continue reading G.Skill’s press release below. Read More

Intel Alder Lake
Motherboards

Z690 Motherboard Overview: Alder Lake Brings DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 to the Desktop

Over 80 new Z690 motherboards are about to release in conjunction with Intel’s 12th Generation Core processors, dubbed Alder Lake. This is a staggering amount of new hardware, and to ease the burden of trying to research all this new tech, we have comprised a list of some of the most recent motherboard announcements. Before we get to that, we will cover what is new with Alder Lake and what makes it so different from previous generation CPUs. We will also discuss the major changes the Z690 motherboards bring to the market. Read More

News

Nvidia Releases GeForce Game Ready 496.49 WHQL Driver

This week Nvidia released its GeForce Game Ready 496.49 WHQL driver. This latest driver provides support for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, Age of Empires IV, Battlefield 2042, and many more. This update also fixes a few bugs in Doom 3: BFG Edition, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, and a random black screen issue with LG OLED C1 series monitors. Nvidia also added support for six new G-SYNC compatible displays. Continue reading Nvidia’s press release for download links and complete details. Read More