NVIDIA introduced the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti, the first graphics card of the RTX 3060 family, powered by the company’s Ampere architecture. Priced at just $399, it features ray tracing and AI-powered DLSS (Deep Learning Super Sampling), making it faster than the previous generation GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER, which is nearly double the price, but still manages to deliver amazing 1080p and 1440p gameplay. It also supports NVIDIA Reflex and NVIDIA Broadcast, which when combined with real-time ray tracing, form the foundation of the GeForce gaming platform. Read more for two videos, including a review, and additional information.
The MINISFORUM EliteMini H31G may not look like a computer at first glance, but this tiny box is equipped with Intel LGA1151 socket, which enables you to install your own processor. For those who prefer a pre-made solution, it can be equipped with up to an Intel Core i7-9700F processor, 16GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics card, 2.5 inch hard drive or SSD, M.2 2280 (PCIe x4) and M.2 2242 (SATA III) slots for solid state storage, and dual SODIMM DDR4-2666 memory slots. Read more to see why it’s perfect for classic gaming.
Logitech’s G604 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse offers 240 hours of high-performance wireless gaming when using LIGHTSPEED Wireless, and you can get one for $44.99 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. Other features include 15 programmable controls, a dual-mode hyper-fast scroll wheel and a six-pack of thumb buttons. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
What better way to kick off the launch of AMD new RX 6800 XT and RX 6800 graphics cards than with an ultra light gaming mouse? Introducing the Logitech G PRO X Superlight. This wireless eSports gaming mouse weighs in at under 63g, yet still packs Logitech G’s HERO 25K sensor at 25,600 DPI, the industry’s first sub-micron level mouse sensor that can accurately track movement at the sub-micron level without compromising on accuracy. It doesn’t use smoothing, motion or parasitic counts to achieve this either. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The Razer Basilisk X HyperSpeed Wireless Gaming Mouse is touted as best in class, and you can get one for $39.99 shipped, today only, originally $59.99. The HyperSpeed wireless technology is 25% faster than any other wireless gaming technologies, while also having the lowest click latency in any wireless mouse technology, registering swipes and clicks instantaneously. It uses Adaptive Frequency Hopping to provide a perfectly lag-free wireless connection, constantly scanning frequency channels for any interference and seamlessly switching across channels in real-time. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Apple just revealed M1, the most powerful chip the company has ever created and the first one designed specifically for the Mac. This system on a chip (SoC) boasts a unified memory architecture for dramatically improved performance, 16 billion transistors, the world’s fastest CPU core in low-power silicon, the world’s best CPU performance per watt, the world’s fastest integrated graphics in a personal computer, and incredible machine learning performance with the Apple Neural Engine. Read more for a video of the presentation, additional pictures and information.
Logitech’s G915 TKL Tenkeyless Lightspeed Gaming Keyboard offers a low profile mechanical gaming switches for an unrivaled ultra-thin design with superior performance and precision gameplay, and you can get one for $179.99 shipped, today only, originally $229.99. Featuring Logitech’s Lightspeed Wireless technology for a lightning fast, pro-grade 1ms report rate and up to 135 days of non-stop wireless gaming with lighting turned off. When LIGHTSYNC is enabled, you can be personalized across approximately 16.8 million colors through Logitech G HUB Advanced Gaming Software. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
At $70 for just the standalone model or $100 to get the full kit, Raspberry Pi 400 manages to cram an entire computer into a compact keyboard. Featuring a quad-core 1.8GHz Broadcom processor, 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM, gigabit Ethernet, two USB 3.0 ports, USB 2.0 port, two micro-HDMI ports for connecting a display (4K support), a microSD card slot, Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, USB-C for power, and a horizontal 40-pin GPIO header for connecting peripherals. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on review, and additional information.
Logitech’s G604 Lightspeed Wireless Gaming Mouse is the successor to the highly touted G602, and it can be picked up for $69.99 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. The new lightspeed wireeless technology offers lag-free connectivity, while Logitech G’s High Efficiency Rated Optical (HERO) 16K Sensor delivers precise gameplay and improved power efficiency with zero smoothing, filtering or acceleration. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video and additional information.
When the NVIDIA RTX 3080 was released back in September, many AMD fans wondered if there would be competition, and today, it came in the form of the Radeon RX 6800 series. These Big Navi “RDNA 2” GPUs will be offered in the Radeon RX 6800 XT ($649) and the Radeon RX 6800 ($579) models. Both will have AMD’s Infinity Cache, a high-performance, last-level data cache suitable for 4K and 1440p gaming with the highest level of detail enabled, complete with 128 MB of on-die cache that drastically reduces latency and power consumption. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.