Now that Microsoft has started about its plans regarding the future of gaming on Xbox and Windows 10, we're finally learning about what DirectX 12 will do and what requirements it'll have.
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Office 2016 launching this year, touch apps coming soon
Microsoft reveals the next version of Windows 10
Introducing Windows 10 for phones
Hands on with HoloLens
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After being unveiled at the Microsoft event a few days ago now we get to learn some of the technical specs that power the company's new Surface Hub - a productivity and collaboration hardware product.
Turtle Beach has announced a number of new Xbox One related headsets at CES today, including the top-end wireless Elite 800X which comes with DTS Headphone: X 7.1, noise cancellation and more.
The Logitech G910 Orion Spark is a keyboard built and designed for gamers. The back-lighting possibilities are endless, but it has a couple of minor flaws. Check out our full review of the keyboard!
When new GPUs arrive, we compare them to their predecessor but rarely go back more than one generation. But considering how far DX11 support has come let's take a look at past and present performance.
PC gamers can expect a crisper, more detailed world in Dragon Age: Inquisition, though precisely how crisp and detailed will depend on your setup.
Though there's more to it, the four major improvements of DDR4 SDRAM can be summed up in lower operating voltage, increased power saving enhancements, increased frequency, and improved chip density.
With no more GPU releases from Nvidia or AMD for the remainder of the year the battle is now on pricing. We break down each price bracket to determine which company offers the best value product.
Amazon has announced a product called Echo that sits in your room, can play music on request, and is ready to answer any question you throw at it. The biggest question is whether anyone cares.
After weeks of clues that it was planning to do so, Microsoft finally confirmed today that it will drop Nokia in favor of Microsoft Lumia branding - and the MS logo will also be used on new devices.
Apple today unveiled a updated hardware for their Mac mini range. The new Mac mini's come with Intel Core i5 processors, up to 8GB of memory, Thunderbolt 2 and start from at $499
Alien: Isolation has plenty of pants-wetting moments and is a blast if you're comfortable with soiling yourself. But we're more interested in the game's performance when running at max settings.
Zowie is well known for products aimed at gamers. Their latest FK1 gaming mouse appears to hit the right marks on paper but does it frag the competition in practice? Let's find out.
ASUS has unveiled their new VivoMini PC; the device aims to be available in October and seeks to blend Chromebook pricing with PC capabilities in a barebones package.
Codenamed 'Wildcat Point', the Z97 chipset brings support for future Broadwell CPUs, along with SATA Express and the M.2 socket. To help you pick a board we compare 7 models in every possible way.
The SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I memory card is revealed and can support both 1080p and 4K video capturing and store up to 512GB of data.
Intel used their presence at PAX Prime in Seattle, WA to reveal their new Haswell Extreme Edition CPU as well as two new unlocked Haswell CPUs. These chips are fast.
The TechSpot PC Buying Guide offers an in-depth list of today's best desktop PC hardware, spanning four unique yet typical budgets. Get all your PC part recommendations here.
In another refreshment of the Wireless Mobile Mouse 3500, this time Microsoft has given the mouse a more attractive Master Chief theme for fans of the Halo gaming series.
AMD is releasing an update to its Kaveri family and we have the the $155 A10-7800 on hand, which comes in 45W or 65W TDP modes and has a full-blown R7 GPU featuring 8 CUs with 512 SPUs.
What goes in to making a good smartphone camera? What do pixel sizes and f-stops really mean? We explore the hardware, key terms associated with photography, and make some comparisons along the way.
To mark the 20th anniversary of its Pentium brand, Intel has released a special fully unlocked Haswell dual-core Pentium G3258 for $72 -- just what the overclocking community has been waiting for.
Marques Brownlee uploaded a follow-up to his previous video that showed a sapphire iPhone 6 display panel being torture testing, but this video shows that it may not be made of pure sapphire after all
Reports suggest that a 12in Macbook Air was supposed to ship with a Retina Display by late-2014, but was delayed due to shortages. The 11 and 13 inch models are said to be on track for release.
The Radeon R9 280X is our current best-value pick for performance GPUs. To keep you from sifting though dozens of brands we're comparing what we think are the best five R9 280X models out there.
Google has announced improvements to its Glass wearable device, offering better performance thanks to a big increase in RAM, along with greater battery life and a handful of software enhancements.
Codenamed Devil's Canyon, Intel says overclockers can rejoice over the newest revision of its 4th-gen Core CPU. Improvements include a boost in operating speeds up to 4.4GHz with Turbo Boost...
Images of the screen component for the unconfirmed iPhone 6 have been leaked. The size of the screen backs up previous reports which claimed that the part is being made by Japan Displays Inc.
Corsair has announced the newest addition to the Voyager family at Computex 2014. The new flash drive will support USB 3.0, and 2.0. It will feature "SSD Performance" inside of a USB flash drive.
Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference starts on Monday, June 2nd with a keynote introducing new Apple products. The event is about software so we'll likely see new version of iOS and OS X.
NVidia released new drivers for GeForce GTX users that brings new features such as HBAO+, TXAA, improvements to SLI and DirectX 11. This update will bring "Watch Dogs Game Ready" performance to PC
Today's Haswell release isn't a tick or a tock, it's simply a refresh. But while we don't expect much more than slight speed bumps, the company has also released new 9-series chipsets.
Sony claims on their PlayStation website that "Watch Dogs" will be able to run in full 1080p at 60FPS on the PlayStation 4. While this may be true, it still has not been confirmed by Ubisoft.
Sony's new technique will allow their cassette tapes to fit the amount of three Blu-Rays onto a single square inch of tape. This will be big for companies that still use tape as a means for backing up
What makes a product iconic? Design, functionality, styling, and innovation will get you part of the way there, but the true test how history remembers their status.
AMD has announced their newly refreshed "Never Settle Forever" rewards program, which rewards gamers who purchase new Radeon graphics cards with free games.
Using Thief's built-in benchmark we've ran dozens of tests that you'll be able to compare with your own results, and for those wanting to upgrade this will give you a clear picture of what's required.
Microsoft says it's added nine hardware partners to Windows Phone, so we've taken a look at the new additions - including LG, ZTE, Lenovo... and some unfamiliar names such as Longcheer and Gionee.
Currently Kaveri APUs can be paired with one of two discrete GPUs: the Radeon R7 240 and R7 250. Both are sub-$100 cards that when combined with AMD's on-die GPU could provide surprising results.
Xigmatek's Nebula Mini-ITX Case looks great. From its removable aluminum doors to its orange activity light, it's clear that the company focused on aesthetics.
If you're looking to treat virtual coin mining as a hobby, Litecoins are probably the best bet right now and we'll show you how to get started choosing the hardware and software...
Early benchmark tests on NVIDIA's new Tegra K1 have shown that the mobile chip outperforms similar processors in almost every category.
Asrock's new Z87 Extreme11/ac may very well be the most extreme motherboard we've handled: 4-way GPU support, over 20(!) SATA ports, premium onboard audio, dual gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi...
Nano Magnetics, a toy company which makes 'Nanodots', is set to announce their expansion into the mobile market with their newest device: A "universal magnetic connector".
Only 300 people were selected to test Valves take on the future of a home entertainment gaming platform. One of those testers is also a Neowin regular, and we are allowed to share it with you.
The latest revelation from the ever-reliable evleaks gives the strongest indication yet that Windows Phone's Back, Start and Search hardware buttons will be relocated to the display in the 8.1 update.
Buying a sound card has always felt more like a gamble than an investment to me. But just how much better can music, movies and games sound? Enough to prevent buyer's remorse?
As if it wasn't already fast enough, Gigabyte has armed its GTX 780 Ti with a massive air cooler that allows its variant of Nvidia's newcomer with a 17% overclock and totally silent operation...
The most obvious advantage in the Fortress FT04's design is improved GPU cooling. Once everything was installed the case performed well. We set the fans to medium and they were almost silent.
One notable advantage the new Ivy Bridge-E processors have is their support for DDR3-1866 memory. Another is native PCI Express 3.0 support, though we are not sure how many users are actually going...