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Faster GDDR6X memory likely headed to Nvidia RTX 40-series is

information on its site regarding some exciting upcoming GDDR6X modules, and the specs are filling me with a technological delight. In particular we could be looking at something even more impressive than just a plain ol' RTX 4090 Ti at the enthusiast's end of Nvidia's RTX 40-series GPUs. Rumours point to Nvidia's GeForce RTX 40-series […]Read More

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An invasion of Taiwan would shut down global chip production

live fire military exercises, threatens an already precarious geopolitical situation. Taiwan-based Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is Asia's most valuable company. It makes many of the chips we talk about at PC Gamer, including the CPUs and GPUs in our PCs, and the chips in our phones. Given the importance of TSMC, not just to […]Read More

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CHIPS act passes US Congress

CHIPS and Science act. The package, worth $280 billion, includes $52 billion in subsidies to entice companies to manufacture semiconductors in the United States. It also includes a whopping $200 billion for research into cutting edge scientific fields, including quantum computing, AI, and robotics.  The bill passed with bipartisan support in the Senate with a […]Read More

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The Fallout TV series: 5 things we want (and don’t

Fallout TV series from Amazon Studios is now in production. We have a few details, like a cast that includes Walton Goggins, Kyle MacLachlan, and Ella Purnell, and we know some of the creators worked on shows like HBO's Westworld. We've even seen some leaked behind-the-scenes photos of the set and power armor. Neato. But […]Read More

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AMD Ryzen 5 5600

Ryzen 5 5600X was the standout chip for gamers from AMD's initial Zen 3 launch. It didn't have the stupendous core count of the Ryzen 9 5950X or the 5900X, but it still packed an impressively focused punch when it came to gaming. So much so in fact that it was our processor of choice […]Read More