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Developed by Visceral Games, the retail version Battlefield Hardline is now available and we are back to rerun all the tests (and new ones) to see how the frame rates have changed from the beta.
HTC's signature metal body makes a repeat in the new One M9 and it looks absolutely fantastic. With upgraded internals and camera, the One M9 is one of the most attractive phones on the market today.
We go through some of the main differences with Nvidia's G-Sync, OEMs crucial role for FreeSync to reach its full potential, and whether AMD's adaptive sync technology is the better choice for gamers
We knew there would be more ahead for Maxwell and six months after the GTX 980's release, Nvidia is back with the GTX Titan X, a card that's bigger and more complex than any other.
After seeing the quality BitFenix is capable of delivering with the Phenom mATX last year, we jumped at the opportunity to test the Aegis, a new arrival with some unique features.
Designed for high-end gaming, the Alienware 15 packs powerful hardware rivalling decent gaming desktops, including flagship mobile GPUs from both AMD and Nvidia. It's also highly customizable.
Silverstone, Corsair and In Win have launched new mid-tower contenders that are said to deliver the build quality, design, features and performance of pricier models without breaking the bank.
The Homeworld Remastered Collection brings high-res textures and models, new visual effects, recreated cinematic scenes, and support for HD, Ultra HD and 4K resolutions.
Hoping to highlight how far the industry has come is Dell's Venue 8 7000, arguably one of the best looking Android tablets to date, powered by Intel's Atom Z3580 quad-core processor.
Having only ever bought relatively cheap headsets with proportionally cheap audio quality, it seems about time for me to upgrade. Today I'll be testing six sub-$100 gaming-oriented options.
Just when we were starting to think that the Sugo series lost its Mini-ITX mojo, Silverstone has stepped forward with the 11.5L SG13. Though not the smallest to date, it may be the most capable.
Android 5.0 Lollipop tested in the Moto X, Moto G, LG G3 and Galaxy S5. TechSpot explores Android 5.0 and how it's improved performance and battery life on current handsets.
Developed by Turtle Rock Studios (creator of Left 4 Dead), Evolve is the company's latest squad-based co-op shooter and unsurprisingly, it calls for some fairly beefy hardware.
The Galaxy A5 is a $400 smartphone inside a $700 body, featuring decent specifications, like a new Snapdragon 410 SoC, a 5.0-inch AMOLED display and LTE, inside a metal body for a reduced price.
We're putting the AMD FX-8320E against Intel's Core i3-4360 and the slightly more expensive Core i5-4430 to see which processor offers the best value for budget builders.
While the Battlefield Hardline beta will be available on all platforms, folks playing on PC can use this performance preview to determine what kind of performance your graphics card will deliver.
After using Android Wear every day for a month, here are ten features we think should be included in the next generation the smartwatch platform, most of which don't even require hardware updates.
The 2014 ThinkPad Helix features largely the same feature set as its predecessor, but Lenovo claims it's now 15% slimmer and will last several hours longer on battery. It's also much cheaper.
Dying Light takes place in an expansive urban environment where players navigate using free running 'parkour' mechanics while scavenging for supplies to craft weapons and defend against zombies.
Based on the well-received 850 Evo, we may finally have an external SSD that delivers blisteringly fast transfers at an affordable price in the form of Samsung's new T1 Portable SSD.
Retrofitting an existing home with so-called "Internet of Things" gadgets isn't cheap, but with the right tools you can hack some cloud functionality into your dumb appliances. Meet littleBits.
Today's release, the GeForce GTX 960 will take over this so-called sweet spot and should appeal to gamers who are preparing for the impending wave of DirectX 12 titles on a budget.
One of the main issues with gaming laptops is the limitations of the form factor. But the Alienware 13 paired with a Graphics Amplifier offers essentially the same power as a typical gaming desktop.
When new GPUs arrive, we compare them to their predecessor but rarely go back more than one generation. Considering how far DX11 support has come, let's take a look at past and present performance.
The phablet market isn't just the iPhone 6 Plus or the Galaxy Note line. The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is a six-inch handset that's full of surprises and certainly worth more attention than it gets.
Cougar's flagship 700K fetches $150, but for folks who can't quite justify the price Cougar has developed the 600K we have in house for review. Along for the ride is Cougar's 600M gaming mouse.
Samsung isn't afraid to experiment with new concepts. Their latest is adding a curved AMOLED display on their flagship large-screened smartphone, the Galaxy Note 4, to create the Galaxy Note Edge
Samsung's 850 Evo shares many of the same technologies found in the 850 Pro, which is the fastest 2.5" SSD money can buy today. However, by using TLC V-NAND the 850 Evo is much more cost effective.
As we head in to 2015, it's time to make another ten predictions for what we might see in mobile tech. Will the market slow down, or will we still see some cool new advancements? Only time will tell.
Steam Machines aren't here yet but that hasn't stopped some from crafting their own alternatives. One of the most promising of them , and the one I was most excited to check out, is the Alpha.
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.
The PC-O5S is a beautiful computer case that isn't overstated. The design is functional and Lian Li has managed to achieve what I believe was the ultimate goal for this case...
The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro features an aluminum body with an intriguing watchband hinge, an ultra high resolution display, and a bleeding edge Core M processor from Intel.
Enthusiasts have been pushing the limits of silicon for as long as microprocessors have existed. These are but a few of the landmark processors revered for their overclocking prowess.
Like most, I didn't get Twitter the first time. It felt like a feature Facebook already had in status updates. I soon realized it was a way of getting updates of only the people you're interested in.
Selfies are a big trend but most selfie cameras suck. Microsoft hopes to address this with the Lumia 735, which comes with a higher resolution and better quality five megapixel front facing camera.
For the pen to ever have mainstream adoption, it should be used consistently no matter where you are, like the mouse or keyboard. Ideally, you should be able to write, draw and mark-up with the pen...
To help the millions of broke college students out, we've compiled a list of some of the top tech-related student discounts from a variety of vendors.
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact packs the same goodness of its larger sibling in a more manageable body. That includes a Snapdragon 801 SoC, a 20.7MP camera, Category 4 LTE, NFC, and IP68 waterproofing.
The Y70 Touch is Lenovo's largest touchscreen laptop to date and it's built for gaming, video editing and to be an all-around work horse for the modern era.
PC gamers can expect a crisper, more detailed world in Dragon Age: Inquisition, though precisely how crisp and detailed will depend on your setup.
The Silent Base 800 emphasizes form over function with a goal of achieving the best cooling performance possible at ultra low noise levels while still offering ample space for high-end components.
Graphics have always been a selling point of the Far Cry series as few games offer the same open world environments that can be experienced in Far Cry. The latest iteration is no exception.
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 the Xperia Z3 it's clear Sony has been tinkering with the perfect smartphone formula, crafting something that can provide a balance of design, performance, camera quality, and battery life.
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.
There are two things about the Nexus 9 I'm interested in: Itss size / weight and its dedicated keyboard cover. Is the 9-inch display the best of two worlds? Is the Nexus 9 a good productivity device?
On top of being so inexpensive and compact, the ECS Liva is efficient -- so much so that it can be powered by a USB power bank. It has a fanless design and promises to deliver smooth 1080p playback.
The Playstation 4 is outselling the Xbox One by a good margin and the entire gap can be traced to one crucial decision. It wasn't bundling the Kinect or the DRM policies. It has to do with hardware.