gaming

Google Stadia explained: Cloud as console

The Google Stadia announcement showed a unique sort of gaming platform where gamers, developers, and streamers (and streaming viewers) are combined. Their wants and needs

Google Stadia gaming platform launch – as it happened

Curious to see what Google has up its sleeve for GDC 2019 (Game Developer Conference)? Well you’re in luck. The keynote is underway and Google

PS5: Why we won’t see Sony’s next generation console at E3 2019

As the PS4 approaches the end of its life, thoughts inevitably turn to its potential successor. Here’s what we currently have to go on: PS5:

Black Shark 2 gaming phone: Top 5 features and specs explained

Gaming phones are a new niche in the smartphone world, filling the gap for hardcore mobile gamers who want the very best in power, longevity,

Black Shark 2 hand-on review: Not just a gaming great, a fantastic flagship too

Gaming’s success over recent years has seen many developers looking beyond console and PC and expanding into the mobile gaming market. As titles become more

HP Omen Mindframe Headset Review

At a glance, the Omen Mindframe doesn’t look too unlike other premium gaming headsets with it’s sleek, black frame, thick mesh ear cushions, and suspended

Nintendo Switch vs. Xbox One: Can the new hybrid best the established console?

The Nintendo Switch, as with many Nintendo systems, seeks to innovate on what we view as the traditional video game console. As a hybrid console,

The Black Shark 2’s Ludicrous Mode promises the smoothest mobile gaming

Last year’s Black Shark gaming phone was a beast of a phone with monstrous specs, a unique design, and incredible gaming performance. Unfortunately, it had

MSI GS75 Stealth Review

Meet my new favorite toy: The MSI GS75 Stealth. For $2,999 (starting at $2,099), this baby will give you everything you ever wanted in a

1More Spearhead VR Gaming Headphones review

Fully-featured gaming headphones for a fraction of the price. The gaming headphone market is a bit of a noisy one nowadays. Wherever you turn, there

Google at GDC 2019: Could the tech giant be set to unveil a gaming console?

GDC 2019, otherwise known as the Game Developers Conference, is a place where developers, media and dozens of companies come together to share ideas, chat

Black Shark 2 is the smartphone that could change portable gaming forever

Xiaomi has today launched its new gaming smartphone, the Black Shark 2, with hopes to revolutionise the portable gaming industry. Rocking a monster of a processor

Logitech G935 review: Slight upgrade to an old favorite

More bass, but a few old flaws remain. For a brief period in 2016, the Logitech G933 sat atop our recommendations for wireless gaming headsets. Retailing for

Asus ROG G703GX Review

The Asus ROG G703GX is a tank with an RTX 2080 graphics chip. Can it possibly be worth more than £4,000? What is the Asus

Netgear’s new Nighthawk Pro Gaming router keeps you connected at a nice price

Netgear is expanding its Nighthawk Pro Gaming router line with a more affordable model that still offers high-bandwidth and low-latency connectivity for serious gamers. It

Nvidia launches GTX 1660 – the latest budget Full HD graphics card for Fortnite fans

Nvidia has taken the wraps off of the GTX 1660, its latest budget card that’s aimed squarely at Full HD and battle royale gamers. Hot

EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 XC Ultra review: The new ‘sweet spot’ champion

Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1660 and EVGA’s superb XC Ultra custom design combine to (finally!) jettison AMD’s Radeon RX 580 from its spot as the mainstream

Alienware Area-51m: We unbox and benchmark this desktop-class laptop

Alienware’s new flagship laptop is gorgeous outside, upgradable inside. The Alienware Area-51m is a flagship gaming laptop that breaks a lot of new ground. When

Digital Storm Lynx review

While Digital Storm’s flagship Aventum X is a powerful showpiece melding together the best of modern technologies in a massive tower, the company’s Lynx gaming

What is Google Yeti? Google’s cloud gaming service and hardware explained

Rumours of a Google cloud gaming platform abound, with full details possibly to be unveiled during a dedicated event at the Games Developers Conference in

The Turtle Beach Recon 200 brings versatility and sound to thrifty gamers

If you’re in the market for a new gaming headset and own multiple systems, choosing a compatible model can be a pain. After all, you

Lenovo Legion Y7000 vs. Dell G7 15: Which Cheap Gaming Laptop Wins?

The Lenovo Legion Y7000 ($1,099) is one of our favorite mainstream gaming laptops, as it features premium qualities at an affordable price. But how does this machine compare

EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti XC Ultra review: Laser-focused on all-around great performance

The EVGA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti XC Ultra strips out fancy extras to focus purely on great performance in all functional areas. The EVGA GeForce

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Oppo F11 Pro: Performance compared

To measure the performance of each, we used the same suite of performance-intensive tests we use for our reviews and compared the scores each received.

The Razer Phone 2: Everything you need to know

Gaming phones have gone from a strange niche to a commonplace release in the last year. The first Razer Phone arrived with good specs and

Nintendo Labo: VR Kit brings cardboard-assisted VR games to Switch

Nintendo is entering the virtual reality market — sort of. Announced seemingly out of nowhere on Twitter, Nintendo is releasing Nintendo Labo: VR Kit, the

HP Omen X Emperium 65 review

Gaming at a desk has always had a couple of big advantages over gaming on a couch. Two examples? High refresh rates and G-Sync. But

A complete list of Intel Core i9 (i9-8950HK) portable laptops and full-size notebooks

As of mid 2018 you can buy performance laptops with Intel Core i9 processors, mostly the Core i9-8950HK, part of the Intel Coffee Lake platform, but

AOC’s new cheap 4K HDR gaming monitor may trump the competition

Upgrading to 4K gaming monitor has long been an incredibly pricey move, especially if you want HDR to truly level up those pixels. AOC might

Best Gaming Keyboard 2019: 11 boards for every type of gamer

If you’re a serious PC gamer hoping to get the edge on the best online, you’ll want to invest in the very best gaming keyboard