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Intel Core i9 12900K Alder Lake CPU
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Intel’s next-generation Alder Lake processors combine high-performance cores and high-efficiency cores into a single product. It’s also the company’s first processor built on a new, enhanced version of 10nm SuperFin and will serve as the foundation for their future desktop and mobile processors that deliver more efficient real-world computing. One person managed to snag not one, but two, Intel Core i9-12900K processors in their retail packaging ahead of their release next month. Read more for additional pictures and information.

AORUS Project Cielo Modular 5G Gaming PC
Taiwan-based GIGABYTE, a motherboard and graphics card manufacturer, unveils Project Cielo. This innovative gaming PC by AORUS combines 5G connectivity, a modular design, and portability, all into a single package. Its 5G connectivity makes PC gaming on the go possible by offering greater bandwidth, ultra-low latency and near-instant access to cloud gaming, thanks to an falcon-wing antenna integrated directly into the PC chassis. Read more for additional pictures and information.

Window Air Conditioner Overclock Computer
Let’s face it, watercooling a PC isn’t the easiest of tasks, since it requires blocks for the parts you want to a cool and a pump, reservoir, as well as enough radiator space inside the case for the components. That’s not even including assembling the hard tubing is moderately annoying to assemble, but what if you wanted an outside the box method? Using a window-mounted air conditioner is one option, although may be even more work to setup. Read more to see why.

Crucial X6 1TB Portable SSD
Crucial’s X6 1TB Portable Solid State Drive (SSD) is only slightly larger than most wireless earbud charging cases, and you can get one for $79.99 shipped, today only, originally $129.95. Featuring read speeds up to 540MB/s, which is 3.8 times faster than most portable hard drives, it’s also very durable, with a drop-proof rating of up to 6.5 feet. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.

Alienware Aurora Gaming Computer PC 25th Anniversary
To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Dell unveiled an all-new Alienware Aurora gaming computer that features an open-air design. It does this by reorganizing its inner hardware components for more accessibility, better airflow, improved acoustics, and cleaner cable management, all the while increasing internal chassis volume by an incredible 50% without significantly expanding its overall footprint. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.

Acer Predator Orion 7000 Liquid-Cooled Gaming PC
Let’s face it, the global chip shortage may last until next year, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to get your hands on a liquid-cooled gaming PC. Introducing the Acer Predator Orion 7000 series gaming desktops, which come equipped with the latest 12th Gen Intel Core overclockable processors, up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 series GPUs, and 64GB of blazing fast DDR5-4000 RAM. Read more for two videos, including an early hands-on review.

PC Computer Built Into Desk
Desks with built-in computers have been done before, but this one crams a lot more than meets the eye. At first glance, this appears to be just a standard solid wood desk, but what you don’t know is that veneer covers the surface and is glued onto a custom-fabricated 1mm steel sheet. Everything was first planned out in FreeCAD to ensure that all components fit and had proper airflow. Read more for the build video and additional information.

Corsair K70 RGB MK2 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
Corsair’s K70 RGB MK.2 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Cherry MX Brown gold-plated contact key switches is consistently rated best in class, and you can get one for $109.99 shipped, today only, originally $159.99. Thanks to 100% anti-ghosting with full-key rollover, ever key registers correnctly regardless of how fast your in-game actions are. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.

Google Japan Teacup Gboard Yunomi Computer Keyboard
The Grand Kitano Tea Ceremony first took place on November 1, 1587, and Google Japan wanted to celebrate the event. So, they released plans for Gboard Yunomi, which is basically a teacup-shaped computer keyboard that is resistant to spills. This keyboard / cup mashup can be built at home, but it does require two different PCBs, twelve strips for the keys and a round/diagonal PCB for the base, along with some soldering skills. Read more for a video and additional information.

Acer Chromebox CXI 3
The Acer Chromebox CXI3 is great for simple tasks or used as a home entertainment computer in your living room, and you can get one for $154.99 shipped, today only, originally $259.99. It’s powered by an Intel Celeron Dual-Core Processor 3867U, 4GB of DDR4 RAM and a 32GB SSD. Since it comes with both a keyboard and mouse, all you have to do is plug and play. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.