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Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition review: Taming Vega’s flaws with brute force

The Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition eliminates Vega’s heat and noise issues with the most impressive cooling we’ve seen. Pros The most effective

HTC VIVE Tracker Review with Gun, Straps, and Paddles

PROS Tracking just as good as original controllers Enable tracking of ALL the things Most games already tracking are amazing CONS Size is still ever-so-slightly

iMac Pro (2017) first look review : Apple’s most powerful Mac is a multiprocessing beast

Made for video editing, 3D graphics, VR, and software development, Apple’s new pro Mac is an engineering feat. The long-awaited iMac Pro is finally here.

Samsung vs. Acer Mixed Reality headsets: Which handles VR best?

Hardware The difference between Samsung’s and Acer’s headsets is immediately clear. The only thing remarkable about Acer’s aesthetic is the glossy-blue plastic visor, which, together

MSI Trident V3 Arctic review: Looks like a console, runs like a high-end desktop

If only this had been around for all our ’90s LAN parties The MSI Trident V3 is quiet, easily upgraded, and packs a GTX 1070

NVIDIA TITAN V: 5 features for scientists, researchers, and gamers

Today the NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN V was revealed as what the company calls The Most Powerful PC GPU Ever Created. Inside this machine is

This is Snapdragon 845: 2018’s AR, VR, and HDR super-chip

Qualcomm has taken the wraps off its new super-chip, the Snapdragon 845, set to be found inside smartphones, tablets, and more come 2018. Renewing Qualcomm‘s focus

Snapdragon 845 hands-on: The blueprint for 2018

This is the first Snapdragon 845 smartphone and, if you’re thinking “that looks like a pretty generic Android device,” then you’re not far off the

HP Omen X VR Backpack Review

You’ve never seen a PC like HP’s Omen X Compact Desktop. It’s a powerful gaming rig, and it’s small enough to do double duty as a

Nikon D850 vs Sony a7R III: Which is best?

Intro 2017 has seen the release of some interesting cameras, but the two that have generated the most buzz, the most traffic and the most

Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti vs. GTX 1060 Max-Q vs. GTX 1060: What’s the Best Value?

Just when we thought we had this whole Nvidia Pascal thing figured out, the company throws us a curveball and introduces a Max-Q model of its GTX 1060 GPU.

HDMI 2.1 has arrived: Here’s everything you need to know

Higher resolution audio and video, faster refresh rates, and more bandwidth will enable better experiences with movies, games, VR, and more. HDMI 2.1 is here,

Asus ROG Strix GL702ZC Review

The Pros Powerful desktop CPU; Specialized gaming software; Great speakers The Cons Slow storage speeds; Runs hot; Dismal battery life Verdict The Asus ROG Strix

MSI GT75VR Titan Pro Review

The Pros Excellent graphics performance; Solid overall performance; Extremely comfortable, colorful keyboard; Stays remarkably cool while gaming; The Cons Very heavy; Below-average battery life; Verdict

GoPro’s time as king of the action cams is under threat

High-profile flops will likely mean the company plays it safe in 2018 GoPro recently announced it had returned to profit, which might come as a

Lenovo Explorer review : The Windows Mixed Reality family gets bigger

Windows Mixed Reality is very young so it’s hard to stamp a verdict on the platform, but Lenovo’s Explorer headset is a perfectly serviceable way

Alienware Aurora R7 Review: The Best Gaming PC Gets Better

THE GOOD Hassle-free upgradability Strong GPU and CPU performance Slick, customizable design Convenient port layout THE BAD Bulkier than some competitors VERDICT The Alienware Aurora

The Best Gaming Laptops to Buy Now

Best Gaming Laptops at Every Size and Budget Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience

Windows Mixed Reality Review

Key Features Multiple headset options Free for Windows 10 users Steam VR support incoming Multiple tiers of system requirements Editor’s Note: Windows Mixed Reality is still

The Best VR-Ready Laptops 2017

Virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive promise incredibly immersive experiences, including 360-degree games, apps and videos. But before you can take a walk on

Big VR test: Oculus, Vive, PS VR and Windows Mixed Reality go head-to-head

Battle of the realities It seems like only yesterday we were anxiously awaiting our first glimpse of modern VR; today, we’re spoilt for choice. There’s

Merge Cube review : Come for the VR headset, stay for the AR fun

Merge isn’t bringing anything new to the scene with its headset, despite its kid-friendly and intuitive design. Where it does innovate, however, is through the

ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Lite Review

What we liked about it: • Decent cameras • Better ZenUI • Good battery life What we didn’t like: • Back part is a fingerprint

Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Review: The AR Force is strong

PROS Finally, a “real” lightsaber Affordable, with great build-quality AR graphics flatter the Star Wars universe CONS Single-player only (for now) AR lightsaber blade can

Xbox One X vs PS4 Pro: What’s the difference?

Although Microsoft announced its 4K games console during E3 2016 last June, it was Sony that beat it to the punch, releasing its mid-generation upgrade

Gigabyte Aero 15X Review

The Pros Bright display; Long battery life; Solid performance and transfer speeds The Cons Stiff keyboard; Touchpad doesn’t support all gestures Verdict The Gigabyte Aero

Lenovo YOGA 720 15″ Review: a sleek but heavy Windows laptop

PROS Premium metal design Excellent touchscreen display and keyboard Fingerprint sensor + Windows Hello support Good battery life, USB-C Great hardware options CONS Too heavy

Canon EOS Rebel T7i/800D review

The Good: The Canon EOS Rebel T7i/800D delivers reasonable photo and video quality and respectable performance in a time-tested body. The Bad: Relatively large compared to other

And finally: Samsung’s still interested in a wearable with a bendable display

All the other news and rumors from the week This was a huge week for Samsung, who held its developer conference in San Francisco and

Acer Mixed Reality AH101 Headset Review

The Pros Colorful, lightweight design; Compatible with a large number of systems; Doesn’t need external sensors; The Cons Apps and games are lacking; Noticeable visual