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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. One question gamers have been asking more or less since the invention of graphics is, “How long until GPUs can make a game look “real?” This has always been a difficult lift. While it’s possible to create photo-realistic renders, doing
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Here at ExtremeTech, we’ve often discussed the difference between different types of NAND structures — vertical NAND versus planar, or multi-level cell (MLC) versus triple-level cells (TLC) and quad-level cells (QLC). Now, let’s talk about the more basic relevant question: How do SSDs work in the first place, and how do they compare with newer technologies, like
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Tales of Arise is finally releasing in September! We’ve rounded up where you can pre-order the latest of the ‘Tales of’ series, so you don’t have to search for your preferred retailer. This Bandai Namco RPG has been MIA for a while, but we finally know when the next title in the Tales series is
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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The point of playing a video game is to play it, but Sony has come up with an alternative. The company has patented a technology that trains an AI in your playstyle and lets it take over if you need
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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Anyone who’s been paying attention to Microsoft’s Windows 10 update track record will be unsurprised to hear there’s another bad update rolling out. Numerous reports around the web describe plummeting game performance following the most recent April Windows update, which
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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. As GPU prices have increased, cryptocurrency miners and gamers have resorted to once-unusual tactics for buying video cards, like paying monthly fees to bot subscription services or paying thousands of dollars on eBay. It’s always fun to watch the cost
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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Alienware has announced a new laptop powered by AMD’s Ryzen Mobile 5000 family, while Dell has added a new AMD gaming system to its own product matrix as well. In Alienware’s case, it’s the first time the company has offered
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Electronic Arts has patented a dynamic difficulty system that can predict and respond to a player’s mood, and appears directed towards making your gaming sessions longer. The patent was filed in October 2020 (thanks GameSpot) and was made available for the public to see towards the end of March 2021. EA itself is calling the tech ‘Dynamic Difficulty Adjustment’ and
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By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 26 March 2021 19:55 GMT Twelve Minutes still doesn’t have a release date, but at least we know it’s coming soon. That’s according to Annapurna Interactive’s Luis Antonio which stated as much regarding Twelve Minutes during the ID@Xbox Twitch showcase. According to Antonio, the team putting the finishing touches on the
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Evo, the premier fighting game tournament, has joined the PlayStation family. Sony Interactive Entertainment has acquired fighting game tournament Evo. PlayStation now co-owns Evo, along with a new esports venture called RTS. The 25-year-old tournament will return this year, as an online-only event. Evo co-founders Tom and Tony Cannon will remain involved with the tournament
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