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To mine cryptocurrency
A few days ago, we have spotted the first benchmarks about the upcoming Ryzen 2000 series based on the Zen+ architecture. Meanwhile, the benchmark comparison site Hardware Battle has posted some benchmarks of what appears to be the upcoming Ryzen 7 2700 CPU. At the moment all the informations are behind a password but VideoCardz re-hosted the relevant information.
Now with 360mm radiator
NZXT has announced the expansion of its Kraken X series with a new flagship model. With the Kraken X72 AIO, NZXT adds a 360mm AIO to the lineup. According to the company, the upcoming Kraken X72 should deliver pretty solid performance.
Only 85 Euro
If you are looking for a mid-tower case which is compatible with high-end graphics cards, ATX motherboard as well as watercooling setup, Corsair's Carbide 275R enclosure might be just what you've been looking for. Carbide 275R is available in two colors, four versions and it's an improved version of the Carbide 270R.
Over 80% users run a NVIDIA graphics card
According to the latest Steam hardware survey, NVIDIA is still holding the crown, when it comes to graphics card market share. No less than 85 percent of the users on Steam own a system where the graphics department is powered by a GeForce graphics card.
RGB water block for NVIDIA Fouders Edition based GPUs
EK Water Blocks have announced that their new EK-FC GeForce GTX FE RGB full-cover water block is available and ready for shipment. As usual EK's full-cover blocks directly cool the GPU, RAM and VRM.
Added support and fixed issues
AMD has released the latest update to their Radeon GPU drivers, the Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition 18.3.1 WHQL. This new updated adds day-one support for a couple of upcoming AAA games like Final Fantasy XV and Warhammer: Vermintide II.
Suitable for powerful mini gaming PCs
A few years ago, the first version of the A4-SFX mini-ITX case from DAN Cases has gone live on Kickstarter with only 1500 samples available. The goal has been reached in just few hours and, a few months ago, the company has released a second version. During the last days, we have spotted the third generation of this little gaming PC that is available for pre-order.
With microcode updated
One of the biggest complains about Coffee Lake processors and their 300-series chipset is the lack of compatibility with older Intel 200-series and 100-series chipset motherboards. Despite this fact, a group of modders have managed to make things work together.
Twin tower cooler with top covers
Although liquid cooling AIOs are more affordable and usually easier to mount, some people still prefer the reliability and lifespan of twin tower CPU coolers. To be honest, we use twin tower coolers for most of our CPU benchmarks since they are more compact and they don't require any radiator support. According to Cooler Master, the MasterAir MA620P cooler can deliver the performance of a liquid AIO cooler.
From the folks over at Playwares
Last year, Intel and AMD made a collaboration in order to launch the first chip packing an Intel CPU with an AMD graphics chip. With Kaby Lake-G, Intel packs a quad core CPU together with a RX Vega M GPU with HBM2 memory. A few weeks ago, during CES 2018, we have seen the first processors based on this collaboration and now, finally, there are the first benchmarks.
Single slot solution
EK Water Blocks have announced that their new EK-FC Radeon Vega RGB full-cover water blocks are available and ready for shipment. As usual EK's full-cover blocks directly cool the GPU, RAM and VRM. This water block is compatible with both RX Vega and Vega FE series.
Launching next April
During the pre-CES press day, AMD has unveiled its CPU roadmap for the year. According to the roadmap, AMD has confirmed that we would be getting the first Ryzen "Zen+" CPUs quite soon. Due to a leak on Reddit, there are finally more information on this upcoming chips.
With four tempered glass covers
If you are looking for a mid-tower case which is compatible with high-end graphics cards, ATX motherboard as well as extensive watercooling setup, Cougar's Panzer-G enclosure might be just what you've been looking for. Cougar has released another Panzer case which looks like an updated version of the Panzer-S that we have reviewed a few months ago. This case sports a rather industrial design and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware.
With tempered glass
A few months ago, Fractal Design announced their Meshify C Mini case. Now the company is presenting a little update on this model, which means they've added tempered glass side panels to it. The Meshify C Mini is a mid-tower chassis that's been made from SECC steel, ABS plastic and tempered glass.
With Intel H370 chipset
According to a leak that has been published on HardwareLuxx, Gigabyte is ready to launch a motherboard based on the upcoming Intel H370 chipset. With the H370 AORUS Gaming 3 (WiFi), the company will offer an ATX motherboard that sports a lot of features.
Embebbed chipsets for 8th Gen Core processors
While we are waiting Intel B360, H370 and H310 chipsets for the consumer market, the embebbed solutions will receive soon new chipsets as well. According to a leak from IBase, the upcoming chipsets compatible with Xeon E and Core processors are just behind the corner.
Compatible with mATX motherboards
Cooler Master has announced a pair of mini-tower cases, the MasterBox Q300P and the MasterBox Q300L. This two case are almost identical, the biggest difference regards the color and RGB LED lighting. Like the current MasterBox series, this two upcoming models will belong to the mid-range series.
Rivals of Aether, Skullgirls and Street Fighter X Tekken
The third game bundle of 2018 has been released and it delivers a good range of PC games at bargain prices. The Humble Brawler Bundle has officially released, offering PC gamers a large selection of fighting games at extremely low prices.