The Full Nerd Episode 17: Ryzen price and performance leaks, GTX 1080 Ti vs. Radeon Vega

GDC could be a big deal for PC enthusiasts.

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In this week’s The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah UngBrad ChacosHayden Dingman, and Adam Patrick Murray talk about AMD and Nvidia’s dueling GDC events and—whether it means we’ll be seeing Radeon Vega vs. GeForce GTX 1080 Ti or not.

Also, with the window fast approaching for AMD’s long awaited Ryzen, the crew goes Full Nerd on the the latest Ryzen price and performance rumors, digging into what it means for gamers, enthusiasts, and cheapskates. Gordon also compares the latest alleged Ryzen benchmarks directly against Intel’s best chips.

Finally, gaming guru Hayden Dingman gives us a breakdown of what to expect at this year’s Game Developers Conference before we answer your burning questions about PC hardware. 

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