How To Overclock AMD Ryzen 5 (1600X, 1500X) CPU on AM4 Motherboards (Asus, Gigabyte and MSI)

How To Overclock AMD Ryzen 5 CPU

Overclocking an AMD Ryzen 5 CPU is very easy and the benefit of overclocking it can be beneficial in terms of performance. Luckily, all of AMD’s new Ryzen processor, from Ryzen 7 down to Ryzen 3 (all) can be overclocked and you can do it with either an X370 or B350 motherboard. There are two …

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Quantum Break (Steam Code) Giveaway

It’s time for a giveaway guys! We asked Remedy Games for a copy of their game Quantum Break (Steam version) for our benchmark and analysis, and they were kind enough to give an extra code for our readers. Quantum Break was originally released on Microsoft store, and fortunately it’s going to be available on Steam …

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Latest Gaming Laptops with GeForce GTX 1080, 1070 and 1060 Discrete Graphics Processor

About a couple of weeks ago, NVIDIA officially announced their latest graphics processor for gaming laptops, the GeForce GTX 10 series for Notebook. NVIDIA dropped the “M” in the naming scheme (980M, 970M, 960M); instead they just called it the GTX 1080, GTX 1070 and GTX 1060 for notebook. Interestingly, the mobile counterparts of the …

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How To Overclock Your GeForce GTX 1070 – Overclocking Guide Applicable to GTX 1080 and 1060 As Well

How To Overclock Your GeForce GTX 1070

Along with the new GeForce GTX 10 series graphics cards, NVIDIA introduced GPU Boost 3.0 which gives the user a more refined and precise control of the overclock. We now have the “curve” where we can fine adjust the voltage per core clock individually. It may seem a little bit complicated at first, and many …

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How To Use PresentMon to Capture Frame Rates on DX12, Vulkan and UWP Games

Doom 2016 on Vulkan benchmark with PresentMon

We usually monitor and record the frame rates of our game using Fraps. It’s a widely used tool and a very popular one. However, the developers of Fraps weren’t able to update it for quite some time now and it doesn’t support games based on DX12, Vulkan and UWP (Universal Windows Platform). The developers announced …

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VESA Released DisplayPort 1.4 Standard – Now with Compression and HDR

VESA DisplayPort 1.4

The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) recently announced it has published (DP) DisplayPort 1.4 audio/video standard. The first major update to DisplayPort since version 1.3 was released in September 2014, DisplayPort 1.4 is also the first DP standard to take advantage of VESA’s Display Stream Compression (DSC) technology. DSC version 1.2 transport enables up to …

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Zotac ZBOX NEN Steam Machine SN970 Announced – See Features and Specs

Zotac ZBOX NEN SN970 Steam Machine

Zotac recently announced their Steam Machine dubbed as the NEN SN970. The Zotac NEN Steam Machine is powered with the latest 6th gen Intel Core i5-6400T quad core Skylake processor, paired with an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 discrete graphics card. It comes with a pre-installed SteamOS and you also get one Steam controller. There is …

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