News tagged ‘gaming’

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

China May Lift Video Game Console Ban After 13 Years

China May Lift Video Game Console Ban After 13 Years

China might be removing its ban on gaming consoles, which started in 2000. This could be good news for gaming console vendors who are having difficulty getting into China's vast market officially.

Monday, 7 May 2012

ASUS Rolls Out New Range of Ivy Bridge Notebooks

ASUS Rolls Out New Range of Ivy Bridge Notebooks

ASUS announces the availability of 4 new notebooks powered by Intel's latest Ivy Bridge processors - the stylish K Series, N Series with SonicMaster Premium Audio, and the ROG G Series.

Sales for PC Gaming Hardware Estimated to Hit US$23 Billion in 2012

Sales for PC Gaming Hardware Estimated to Hit US$23 Billion in 2012

According to Jon Peddie Research, global sales for PC gaming hardware is estimated to hit US$23 billion, with strong demand from gamers and PC enthusiasts from the BRIC countries that account for approximately 20 percent of the estimated global sales.

Draw Something Loses 5M Users a Month After Zynga Takeover

Draw Something Loses 5M Users a Month After Zynga Takeover

According to Appdata, Draw Something has lost 5 million users a month after Zynga's acquisition of its developer OMGPOP.

Thursday, 3 May 2012

ASUS Releases the Dual-GPU GeForce GTX 690

ASUS Releases the Dual-GPU GeForce GTX 690

With two GeForce GTX 680 cores mounted on the board, the ASUS GeForce GTX 690 fields a staggering 3072 CUDA cores. The core runs at 1019MHz in boost clock, while the 512-bit memory interface links the system to 4GB of 4096MHz GDDR5 video memory.

Arctic Accelero Hybrid Graphics Card Cooler Announced

Arctic Accelero Hybrid Graphics Card Cooler Announced

Compatible with a wide range of NVIDIA and AMD graphics cards, the Accelero Hybrid delivers 200% cooling performance along with 9 times quieter operation as compared to the stock cooler.

ASUS Introduces a Series of Desktops with Ivy Bridge Processors

ASUS Introduces a Series of Desktops with Ivy Bridge Processors

These ASUS desktops offer a range of features including (but not limited to) Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, Intel Quick Sync Video Technology, and LucidLogix Virtu MVP, which speeds up graphics performance by up to 60% and triples video conversion speeds.

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Dell Refreshes Its Alienware M14x and M17x

Dell Refreshes Its Alienware M14x and M17x

Both include the AlienAdrenaline, which allows users to create shortcuts associated with games, or applications capable of triggering a chain of commands meant to improve system performance or to customize the experience.

MSI R7870 Hawk Takes Flight!

MSI R7870 Hawk Takes Flight!

Based on the AMD Radeon HD 7870 GPU, MSI announced its R7870 Hawk that now boasts of design concepts adopted from the Lightning series. With an unlocked BIOS, digital power regulation as well as enhanced power design, the R7870 Hawk is ready to soar to new overclocking heights!

Sunday, 29 Apr 2012

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 is World's New Fastest Dual-GPU Graphics Card

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 is World's New Fastest Dual-GPU Graphics Card

NVIDIA CEO and co-founder Jen-Hsun Huang made a surprising announcement at the NVIDIA Game Festival in Shanghai, China by introducing the GeForce GTX 690, the company's new fastest dual-GPU graphics card.

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