The Intel Core i7-10700KF Desktop Processor was designed for gaming, and you can get one for $264.63 shipped, today only, originally $361. Using Intel’s Hyper-Threading, the core-count is effectively doubled to 16 threads, complete with 16MB of L3 cache, while operating at 3.8 GHz by default, but can boost up to 5.1 GHz, depending on the workload. Product page. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on review, and additional information.
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The problem with standing desks is that some are just too tall to use them comfortably, especially when it comes to the keyboard and mouse. Introducing the “Standing Mouse” by inventor Matty Benedetto that aims to solve at least half of this problem. It’s exactly as you think, a 3D-printed structure that slides right over your existing computer mouse and extends the buttons. Read more for a video.
Cooler Master has just announced the winners of its annual case modding world series, and the top prize went to Project A.R.E.S. (Astral Robot Enclosure System) by Alessandro who also goes by Explore Modding online. This was selected from over 100-entries, with $24,000 worth of cash and prizes up for grabs. It features a science fiction-inspired design, or to be more specific, the robot from the Netflix series Lost in Space. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
Logitech’s G502 Hero High-Performance Gaming Mouse is being offered at the lowest price this year, and you can get one for $39.99 shipped, today only, originally $79.99. Each aspect of this gaming mouse was built to adjust to different styles of gameplay, complete with 11 buttons, programmable through Logitech Gaming Software (LGS), an adjustable weight system with five 3.6g weights and a dual-mode hyper scroll. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Gigabyte’s G27Q 27″ Gaming Monitor is also perfect for content creators, and you can get one for $279.99 shipped, this weekend only, originally $329.99. Aside from it being a 2560×1440 IPS panel with 144Hz Refresh Rate and 1ms (MPRT) sesponse time, this is VESA Display HDR400 certified with 92% DCI-P3 (120% sRGB) Color Gamut. AMD FreeSync Premium nearly eliminates screen tearing for a picture perfect gaming experience. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The AMD Ryzen 7 5800X Unlocked Desktop Processor has been sold out for quite some time due to the semiconductor shortage, but you can get one for $449.99 shipped today only. This CPU boasts a remarkable 19% IPC increase over the prior generation in PC workloads, since the “Zen 3” architecture pushes gaming and content creation performance leadership to a new level. Product page. Read more for a hands-on build video and additional information.
Razer’s Kiyo Pro may be pricey for some, but this USB camera with a high-performance Adaptive Light Sensor is for streamers and business users who demand market-leading image fidelity, even in low-light conditions. It accomplishes this with an ultra-sensitive 1/2.8 CMOS sensor using STARVIS technology, which is a back-illuminated pixel technology, used in surveillance cameras to create high quality images from visible and near infrared light regions. This means that all of your video conference calls will have a consistently bright, clear image, even under a wide variety of typical work-from-home lighting conditions. Product page. Product page. Read more for two videos, including a nearly hands-on review.
Logitech’s MX Master 2S Wireless Mouse is perfect for those who want to use a single device across multiple computers, and it can be picked up for $58.59 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. Featuring improved Darkfield High Precision tracking, which boosts the mice cursor speed, accuracy and increases the resolution to 4,000 DPI so it can track on any surface, even glass. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
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Technology leaker Jon Prosser revealed that the redesigned 2021 Apple iMacs will come in Silver, Space Gray, Green, Sky Blue, and Rose Gold. Since the public has not yet gotten a glimpse at the new design, he partnered with Concept Creator for these renders that show how the colors might look on the new chassis. They should feature slimmer bezels and possibly the all-new M1X chip. The latter is Apple’s second ARM-based processor built for Mac, which is essentially a speedier version of the same basic processor with more processor cores and more graphics cores. Read more for a video and additional information.
AUKEY’s Mechanical RGB Gaming Keyboard could be the best value for the money, and you can pick one up for $38.50 shipped with coupon code: LML7QYBY, this weekend only, originally $64.99. You’ll be able to customize your keyboard with 18 preset lighting effects and adjust a variety of other settings. The custom blue switches are responsive and quick, letting you feel the difference as well as hearing the clicks. Product page – be sure to enter coupon code: LML7QYBY during final checkout to receive the additional discount.