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Razer Launches Hammerhead V2, V2 Pro In-Ear Headset

Razer recently announced that they’ve revamped the Hammerhead In-Ear Gaming Headset, now offering “…more power, sound quality, durability and portability than ever before.” Aptly dubbed the Hammerhead V2...



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Toshiba Launches 15nm MLC Based HK4 Series Enterprise SSDs

In addition to Toshiba’s recent SG5 series SSD announcement for the client sector, Toshiba also announced the new HK4 series SSD designed for the enterprise and datacenter. Utilizing in-house 15nm MLC NAND, the Toshiba H...



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Toshiba Launches 15nm TLC Based SG5 Series SSD

Toshiba recently announced the SG5 series SSDs designed for the client space. The new SG5 series SSDs will utilize Toshiba 15nm TLC (Triple Level Cell) NAND along with a custom Toshiba controller solution. Toshiba’s contr...



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AMD Zen Expected to Feature Up to 32 Cores, 40% Improved IPC, SMT

A major bit of news has been circulating the interwebs this weekend as CERN engineer Liviu Valsan recently revealed some key information about AMD’s upcoming “Zen” processors during a presentation on the data...



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Review: MSI GS40 6QE Phantom 14″ Gaming Laptop

MSI’s New 14″ Portable Gaming Powerhouse With the introduction of more power efficient CPUs and GPUs along with the introduction of more flexible storage form factors such as M.2, the once massive gaming laptop is...



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Samsung Mass Producing 4GB HBM2 DRAM, Boasting Fastest DRAM in the World

Samsung recently announced that they’re now mass producing second generation HBM (High Bandwidth Memory), known as HBM2. Samsung claims that HBM2 is up to 7 times faster than the current DRAM performance limit, which will...



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Review: Creative Sound Blaster ROAR 2 Wireless Speaker

20% Smaller, 100% Power Several years ago, I reviewed the Creative Sound Blaster ROAR which I awarded with the CPCR Gold Awesome Award. It was an excellent prdouct that was portable, had great battery life, had fantastic soun...



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AMD Reveals Next Gen GCN 4.0 Architecture, aka Polaris

Today, AMD’s Radeon Technologies Group is finally revealing their 4th generation GCN GPU architecture, aka Polaris. AMD’s Polaris architecture will include a number of new improvements to the previous generation GC...



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AMD Manufacturing Next Gen CPUs, GPUs on Samsung’s 14nm FinFET Process

Good news for AMD fans as a recent report from Electronic Times revealed that Samsung has secured AMD as a foundry customer for their upcoming chips. It’s expected that Samsung will begin production of AMD’s upcomin...



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Best Gaming PC Build Under $1,500 [November 2015]

$1,500 Mid-Range Gaming System With a number of AAA games being released for the holiday season as well as a number of new hardware announcements for the holiday season, we thought we’d do a new gaming PC build article, ...