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Dell claims its external graphics card tech beats Thunderbolt 3 options

Dell is working to improve its Alienware Graphics Amplifier to support faster speeds.

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Radeon RX 470 and RX 460 graphics cards intensify AMD's affordable gaming push

After making a big splash with the $200 Radeon RX 480's reveal, AMD's giving us a glimpse of the rest of the Polaris family.


Nvidia quietly kills 3- and 4-way SLI support for GeForce GTX 10-series graphics cards

After promising to let users tap into 3 and 4-way SLI multi-GPU setups via an "Enthusiast Key," Nvidia now says it'll only support 2-way SLI in games.


Gigabyte just showed an eGPU with Thunderbolt/USB-C for easier laptop external graphics

The first generation of eGPUs had proprietary connectors that limited their reach. A new crop of models with Thunderbolt 3/USB Type-C could help eGPUs become a viable product.

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PCWorld Show Episode 19: Backpack PC, Radeon RX 480 and a 3-year wait for iPhones?!

In PCWorld Show Episode 19, PCWorld editors Jon Phillips, Mark Hachman, and Gordon Mah Ung wonder if a Backpack PC isn't a thing now, discuss AMD's new $200 Radeon RX 480 and debate whether Apple just gave up on pushing out new iPhones every year.

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In pictures: The wild mods and awe-inspiring PCs Corsair brought to Computex

Corsair is showing its newest components for building gaming rigs at Computex in Taipei, including cooling fans that use magnetism to float free from their bearings

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Watch MSI's Backpack PC portable VR gaming rig help me fight an alien horde

When the combined armies of Zorg are firing photon weapons at you, 5 kilograms doesn't seem like much.

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AMD's Radeon RX 480 brings high-end graphics to the masses for just $200

AMD's new Polaris GPU-based Radeon RX graphics cards will start at $200 and ship in June.

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Intel beefs up integrated graphics in Skylake server chips

If you are not happy with the quality of streaming video, it's perhaps because a server doesn't have a good graphics processor.


Corsair reveals a liquid-cooled GTX 1080, DDR4 RAM with staggering clock speeds, and mag-lev PC fans

Corsair's new component toys will make summer 2016 the summer of the gamer.

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PowerColor's Devil Box graphics dock infuses laptops with hellacious performance

PowerColor's Devil Box dock wants to marry desktop graphics cards with portable computers.


Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 review: The new people's champion topples Titans

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1070 is one hell of a graphics card, delivering Titan X-level performance at a price real gamers can afford.

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Polaris inbound: AMD teases unannounced Radeon RX 480 graphics card

An AMD employee tweeted a picture of a FreeSync display late Saturday evening, but the interesting part is what was running it: The unannounced Radeon RX 480.

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 launches with limited stock, no custom-cooled variants

The next generation of graphics cards began with a whimper on Friday as the GeForce GTX 1080 launched with only reference models in limited availability.

Hardcore Hardware: The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 is irresponsibly fast

Seven point two billion transistors. State-of-the-art 16nm process. And nothing but absolutely pure bad-assery.

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Total War: Warhammer DirectX 12 performance preview: Radeon reigns supreme

In an early preview benchmark of Total War: Warhammer's DirectX 12 performance, Radeon wins across the board--but mind those caveats.