How to Play Crysis on a MacBook Air

The MacBook Air's graphics capabilities make it too wimpy to play any proper games on out of the box — but there is a way to beef things up. Read More >>

In Theory, This is How the Xbox One Stacks Up Against the More Powerful PS4

There's no doubt that on paper, the way Sony's designed the PS4 and the AMD components it's selected offer 50 per cent more power in the GPU department over the Xbox One. But does it really make any difference when you get down to playing a game? Read More >>

This Is the 'Fastest GPU Ever' Made

With twice the capacity of the Quadro 6000 that it replaces, the specs on this thing are just crazy: it has 12GB of super-fast DDR5 graphics memory, 2,880 streaming multiprocessor cores, ultra-low latency video I/O, and the ability to drive four simultaneous displays at up to 4K resolution. So, you probably need this on your home PC, right? Read More >>

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Benchmarks: This Thing Has a Face-Melting GPU

While most high-end Android phones currently sport Qualcomm's Snapdragon 600, there's another chip announced earlier this year waiting to hit the scene: the Snapdragon 800. Now, the first benchmarks of that new chip are in — and its GPU promises to smoke the competition. Read More >>

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M: The New Best Graphics Card For Your Laptop

Intel's new integrated graphics are better than ever, and AMD's are nothing to shake a stick at either, but if you really want to game on a laptop, nothing's gonna beat discrete. And Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 700M series just rolled into town with the best graphics you can put in your laptop. Read More >>

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780: Titanic Power at a Less Ludicrous Price

Hot on the heels of the all-powerful Titan's release just a few months ago, Nvidia is now plowing forward into its 700 series with the sweet new GTX 780. It's a Titan-esque bad-boy that's a little bit cheaper. Read More >>

Intel Iris: Integrated Graphics Are Finally Awesome

Intel's Iris graphics are going to provide a 2x improvement to 3D performance over Intel's current HD 3000, and HD 4000 that are wrapped into Ivy Bridge cores. Basically, games that would crawl, stutter, or not run at all on older boxes (like your Call of Duty and Bioshock Infinites) are going to be up for grabs once ultrabooks with Haswell start rolling out. Read More >>

GPU Maker Confirms PowerVR Chip Sits Alongside Samsung's Eight-Core Processor...

...meaning the forthcoming Galaxy S IV will almost certainly use the same GPU family as found in Apple's newest generation of iPhones and iPads. The GPU in question is the PowerVR SGX544, which we've already seen popping up on endless Galaxy S IV benchmarks. Read More >>

Samsung Preparing Quad-Core Nexus 10 Upgrade?

Rumours suggest that Samsung's hard-to-buy Nexus 10 tablet is about to receive a small hardware update, with the Korean maker of glossy rectangular items said to be working on a new quad-core version of its Nexus 10. Read More >>

These Brand New AMD A-Series Processors Could Power Your Next Desktop

AMD just announced the processor that could power your next desktop: the second generation A-Series processor. It has more cores for more power, integrated graphics with the AMD Radeon HD 7000 for graphics, and puts a high priority on power efficiency. Read More >>

Samsung's New Exynos Mobile Chip: USB 3.0 and 1080p Video at 60fps

Samsung has released the specs of its new Exynos 5 Dual mobile chip, and it looks set to be an absolute powerhouse. An ARM-based 1.7 GHz mobile CPU, it seems set be a massive leap forward from the Exynos 4 Quad which currently powers the Galaxy S III . Read More >>

You Need 1,872 Processors to Accurately Simulate Ice Cream

If you think making ice cream is easy, think again. For commercial manufacturers of the stuff, perfecting the recipe is so important that they model its properties on a supercomputer—and to do it properly requires a rig packing 1,872 processors. Read More >>

Nvidia's Fastest GPU Cooled in Total Silence

The Nvidia GTX 680 is a beast of a graphics chomper, delivering some of the fastest speeds you can possibly get from a single processor. But video cards are often loud as hell. Fans! Ugh! Not this one. Read More >>

AMD's New Graphics Card King Is Here: The HD 7970 GHz Edition

Nvidia's been holding AMD slightly under the water lately, but if AMD's newest Radeon beast performs as well as it looks like it could, the tables are turned. Is this the best possible GPU you can buy? Read More >>

Here's the Brand New AMD Processor that Could Power Your Next Laptop

You didn't think AMD was going to let Intel get all the cool new processor attention with Ivy Bridge, did you? AMD's latest and greatest is now: Trinity. It's runs fast, cool, efficiently, and packs some terrific graphical tricks. Read More >>

Office For Your Android Device is Your Penny-Saving-Download-Deal of the Day

Let’s face it – our mobile phones are our very lifeblood these days. If we could get food and drink from them, we probably would and then we could all disappear off to live alone in the woods, untroubled by other humans. Read More >>


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