Dell throw together an Alienware Area-51 Threadripper Edition

Dell has confirmed that their pre-built systems will feature the X399 platform equipped with 16-core and 12-core Ryzen Threadrippper processors as an OEM exclusive. Systems are to be liquid cooled and factory overclocked. The Area-51 TR Edition will feature up to 64 GB of 2667/2933 MHz memory and have various GPU configurations, including GTX 1050 Ti, RX 570/580 and dual GTX 1080 Ti’s. “Through 2017, Dell will be the exclusive OEM partner to deliver AMD Ryzen Threadripper pre-built systems to the market and the high-end 16-core will be factory-overclocked across…

CORSAIR Launches the Hydro GFX GTX 1080 Ti

CORSAIR®, a world leader in enthusiast memory, PC components and high-performance gaming hardware today announced the release of the new CORSAIR Hydro GFX GTX 1080 Ti all-in-one liquid cooled graphics card. Combining the extreme gaming horsepower of the NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti GPU with world-renowned CORSAIR Hydro Series liquid cooling and magnetic levitation airflow, the Hydro GFX GTX 1080 Ti delivers the phenomenal performance of an overclocked GTX 1080 Ti with all the benefits of liquid cooling. Cooler temperatures, lower noise, higher clock speeds, and easy installation combine to…

AOC introduces the most immersive display in its premium gaming monitor series so far

The AOC AGON AG352UCG is the most immersive display in AOC’s AGON premium gaming monitor series yet. With an extra-small curvature radius of 2000 mm, it puts gamers right into the centre of the action. NVIDIA G-SYNC technology ensures a super-smooth and responsive gaming experience by minimising screen tearing, display stuttering and input lag. And the UltraWide QHD resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels brings game worlds to life with crisp and highly detailed graphics on the large 35″ (88.9 cm) screen. Clever display presets such as AOC Shadow Control…

Asus raise the bar with the ROG G701VI Gaming Laptop

Asus has revealed a new 17.3” laptop model called the ROG G701VI, a VR-ready gaming notebook with an overclockable CPU and a 120Hz G-Sync display powered by a Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 GPU. The Asus ROG G702VI comes in two flavours. Catchily titled the G701VI-XB72K and G701VI-XB78K. Each model sports the same base hardware, with only the storage and memory configuration differing. The G701VI features an unlocked Intel Core i7-6820HK processor, up to 64GB of memory, and a GTX 1080 graphics module, with the slightly lower end XB72K offering 32GB…

Two-way SLI support for the GTX 1080 and more?

Since the news of the unparalleled performance of the GTX 1080 broke last week, there has been little concrete information regarding the SLI support of Nvidia’s GTX 1080, leading many to assume that Nvidia is not talking about it therefore nothing to report. Two-way SLI with Nvidia’s new GPU would simply be impossible. We have now confirmed with several sources that this is not the case, with one source stating that the GTX 1080 will not only work with Nvidia’s new HB (High Bandwidth) SLI bridges but also with existing…

ASUS release ROG Strix GL502 Gaming Laptop

ASUS has released their new ROG Strix GL502 Gaming laptop. This comes with an IPS screen, the i7 Skylake CPU and a GTX 980m GPU. The ROG Strix GL502 is designed to be the sweet spot between portability and gaming capability, coming in with a 15.6″ form factor and a total weight of only 2.2Kg. This laptop can come with a 4K or 1080p display, up to 32GB RAM and a 512GB NVMe M.2 SSD. This series of laptop also comes with support for Nvidia’s G-Sync technology, which will eliminate screen tearing while…