AORUS Announces Strategic Partnership with G2 Esports

AORUS, a premium gaming brand by GIGABYTE, is excited to announce its strategic partnership with G2 Esports — an elite esports club that thrives in such esports titles as League of Legends (LoL) and CS:GO in Europe and Rocket League in North America as well as other teams around the world. Sharing the same value and passion for the game, both AORUS and G2 are looking forward to the partnership, which will provide new exciting opportunities for engaging with the gaming and esports community more closely together. As the team’s…

Roccat Horde Aimo Review

A hybrid of a mechanical and membrane keyboard is not an easy thing to come by and some might say why bother when there are so many perfect offerings on the mechanical and the membrane front? Where would we be if we didn’t try? Perhaps Roccat has spotted a window to excel in, or at least become note worthy.   Roccat has put together an exceptionally good-looking gaming keyboard that will intrigue the skeptical and increasingly brand loyal gaming community. Roccat is one company that is determined to make it…

ROCCAT Vulcan: new mechanical keyboard, new design story

ROCCAT introduces a brand-new design story with its new Vulcan mechanical keyboard, combining striking aesthetics and powerful mechanics. Featuring the self-developed Titan Switch Tactile, the addition to ROCCAT’s portfolio not only stands out by its appearance, it also offers the swiftest and responsive keyboard in ROCCAT’s line-up. “The most important thing about a mechanical keyboard are its switches, we wanted to showcase them” says Andreas Jost, Head of Industrial Design at ROCCAT Studios. Design played a decisive role in the development of the switch, with a transparent housing offering insight…

ROCCAT Titan Switch – tactile and fast

ROCCAT presents the Titan Switch Tactile, the first mechanical switch designed in-house in cooperation with TTC, a leading manufacturer in its field. The Titan Switch Tactile is the perfect synthesis of competitive speed, first-class typing feel and striking aesthetics. ROCCAT’s challenge was to make a more responsive and swift switch. The first step was to reduce the actuation point from 2 to 1.8 mm, keeping in focus the quality feel of the keystroke. In addition, the switch bouncing time was reduced by 20%, this was achieved by optimizing the ROCCAT…

Acer Unleashes a Gaming Beast with the new Predator Helios 500 Notebook

Acer has unveiled two new Predator Helios gaming notebooks today at the [email protected] global press conference in New York. They include the exceptionally powerful Predator Helios 500, featuring up to 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i9+ processors, and the Predator Helios 300 Special Edition that includes upgraded specs from its predecessor and a distinctive white chassis. Both feature VR-Ready performance, advanced thermal technologies, and blazing-fast connectivity. “We’ve expanded our Predator Helios gaming notebook line in response to popular demand from gamers seeking extreme performance on the go,” said Jerry Kao, President…

Acer Announces Powerful Predator Orion 5000 Gaming Desktops

Acer has unveiled its new Predator Orion 5000 series gaming desktops, designed for gamers who require superior performance and an adaptable chassis for future expansion. The company also released the mid-range Predator Orion 3000 series gaming desktops, as well as an expanded collection of Predator accessories designed to support gamers as they tackle their mission of choice. “Getting the specs right is just half the fight. Predator Orion desktops provide a well-rounded choice for gamers with a striking chassis, built-in airflow management, expandability, and award-winning software that brings everything together,”…

Acer Announces Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop with the Latest Intel Core i+ Processors

Acer today unveiled the latest addition to its Nitro 5 gaming series, lauded for its refined styling and outstanding performance targeting casual gamers. Powered by up to the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors, the newest 15-inch Nitro 5 offers improved speed and threading efficiency to gives users the ultimate thrill as they battle with friends online. “Acer is excited to be among the first to offer the new Intel Core i7+ processors with our new Nitro 5 gaming notebook,” said Jerry Hou, General Manager,…

GIGABYTE unveils AORUS X470 Gaming Motherboards

GIGABYTE, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is releasing the new AORUS X470 Gaming motherboards based on the AMD X470 Chipset. This launch follows the announcement of 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen™ Processors and the motherboards themselves represent the pinnacle of performance on this new AMD platform by means of an updated power design with up to 10+2 power phases, future-proof connectivity with USB Type-C as well as improved Audio and Wi-Fi capabilities. All this is concealed by a new overall motherboard design that better showcases the dominant ascension…

Roccat Horde Aimo Gaming Keyboard Unboxing

Roccat has taken an interesting approach with the Horde Aimo. A membrane-based gaming-focused keyboard with a few interesting additions to pep up your media consumption and adopting peripherals alongside having full on RGB backlighting. All this whilst only costing around £80. Sounds interesting… Fingertip Design Keys with Improved Distinction, Island Layout That Resists Dirt Configurable Tuning Wheel for On-the-fly Control Quick-fire Macro Keys with Low Profile to Avoid Accidental Miss-hits ROCCAT Lighting System with Iconic Blue Colour Improved Anti-ghosting Ensures Every KeyStroke is Registered You can pick it up on…

Roccat Khan Aimo review

Roccat has released the Khan Aimo, their high-end RGB gaming headset that syncs in with their synchronised lighting system. Combined with a mouse and keyboard you will have a colour coordinated disco of colour at a LAN party, or Esports outing and what a treat it is. Much like the Roccat Khan Pro, we looked at some weeks ago, these feature Hi-Res music that promises to be much more than typical CD quality music, however, having a 24-bit 96KHz audio source is needed to attain this. To get the most…