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How to Boost Your Older Graphics Card’s Performance

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has upended economic activity around the globe and made it rather difficult to plan a PC upgrade. With tens of millions of people recently out of work and everyone stuck at home, boosting the performance of ...

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Why TFLOPS Are Bad for Comparing PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X Performance

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. With the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 both coming to market at some point between now and the heat death of the universe, it’s ...

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New Linux Patch Will Significantly Boost Ice Lake GPU Performance

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Modern system power management is anything but simple. Modern CPUs (or APUs in AMD’s parlance) have complex sensor networks and power management schemes that take ...

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Analyst: Nvidia Ampere Will Boost Performance, Slash Power Consumption by 50 Percent

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Ever since AMD launched its high-end Radeon 5700 and 5700 XT GPUs on 7nm, there have been questions about when Nvidia would make a similar ...

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No One Can Figure Out What Causes Performance Hiccups in Link’s Awakening on Switch

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Essentially everyone agrees that the new Link’s Awakening remake on the Switch is a fantastic game, but that’s no surprise. The original Game Boy version ...

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Wi-Fi 6 Officially Launches Today, With Up to 3x the Performance of 802.11ac

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Wi-Fi 6 standard has officially launched today and the Wi-Fi Alliance is now handing out Wi-Fi 6 certifications to manufacturers with qualifying hardware. We’ll ...

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New 3DMark Benchmark Shows the Performance Impact of Variable Rate Shading

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. One of the new features baked into DirectX 12 is support for variable-rate shading, also known as coarse-grained shading. The idea behind variable-rate shading is ...

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Parallels 15 Boosts PC Game Performance on Macs With DirectX 11

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Despite all of Apple’s success over the last few decades, the Windows software ecosystem is undeniably larger. That’s particularly true if you’re a gamer. Many ...

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Nvidia RTX 2060, 2070 Super: Better GPU Performance, Same Price

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Nvidia has launched a trio of new GPUs in its higher-end product families, replacing or augmenting the existing RTX 2060, 2070, and 2080 with a ...

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New Intel Performance Maximizer Offers 1-Touch Overclocking

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Intel has released a new automatic overclocking tool that might actually be worth using, provided you meet the rather stringent requirements for doing so. Historically, ...

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