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New PUBG 4×4 Savage Map Beta Review

PUBG’s new 4×4 map codenamed SAVAGE got revealed as a separate game for closed beta testing. The keys for the same can be found in PUBG’s Official Site and you have to authenticate your steam account to get an access code to redeem in the steam library from where you will be able to download the game and try it for yourself. The map is indeed small, in fact so small that you can go anywhere you want and glide from one part of the map to other without any issues whatsoever.…

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PUBG New 4×4 KM Map Codenamed SAVAGE Revealed, Get your keys now

PUBG 4×4 Map Codenamed SAVAGE PUBG’s  twitter handle started giving out beta keys to the public for its new 4×4 map codenamed SAVAGE. This is the concept art of the map   After you go to the link given, you will be asked to log in via your steam client and verify that you own the base game in order to be qualified to get the beta key. Once its verified, you will see a key there on the next page which you will have to redeem in your steam library…

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MSI Z370 Gaming Pro Carbon AC Motherboard Review Ft i5 8600K

MSI Z370 Gaming Pro Carbon AC Motherboard With the launch of the coffee lake comes the inevitable launch of another brand new chipset, hence comes an array of Z370 motherboards in the market. The carbon series was known for its slick carbon fiber looks and feature packed motherboards that offered a good value for your expenditure. Coffee lake offers 6 core i5’s at an affordable price which helps not only the gamers but only the content creators in utilizing those 2 extra cores for either rendering or using them while…

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Cooler Master MasterLiquid Maker 240 Hands On Review

Introduction With desktop CPUs getting more and more powerful, liquid cooling is becoming more mainstream than ever. The market for low maintenance fit-and-forget AIO coolers has gone up significantly and we are seeing more AIOs being launched at reasonable prices. Cooler Master has sent us their new MasterLiquid Maker 240 which is an open loop cooling solution for review purpose which we shall be looking at today. They have been hard at work at bringing consumers good products at good prices especially with the release of their Masterbox LITE 5 RGB…

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q series spotted in the wild

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (Ti) Max-Q The new, yet unannounced, Max-Q graphics card has been spotted in Linux driver changelog. The GTX 1050 Ti Max-Q would be the last GTX 10 series card to be included in more power efficient (and slightly slower) variants known as Max-Q. Max-Q cards offer better performance than the normal notebook/laptop versions of GPU’s and are more power efficient as well.   It seems that the new card is aiming directly at recently announced RX Vega M GL integrated into Intel EMIB. The faster variant of…

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Nokia 8 Review: Worthy Flagship?

Nokia 8 Review Nokia has finally come up with its new range of smartphones after the downfall from the Lumia series. This time the naming convention goes straight by a number after the company’s name Nokia. These phones are made by HMD Global, a startup by ex-Nokia executives which got licensed to make phones under the Nokia brand name. They announced the new range of smartphones in the Mobile World Congress 2017, which took a while to come to India. Nokia 8 comes with a price tag of Rs. 36,999…

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Beginner’s Guide To Bitcoin: Creating Wallet With ID/ Without ID/ Buying/Selling

What is a Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency which is basically in layman’s terms: Digital Money Bitcoin has become popular since the past year now after it got a big boom when it hit $1000 from a very small amount where most of the new big whales/investors invested big on it and saw the future for their returns. Bitcoins are normally encrypted which helps the holder of the same to stay anonymous and at the same time stay safe while sending/receiving.   Why use bitcoins? Are they safe? What’s the…

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Getting Full Release This December

After almost a year in early access, PlayerUnknown’s Battleground is finally all set for a full release. The Xbox One full release is scheduled for December 12. This news was declared in Xbox Official Livestream during Paris Games Week (PGW). While there isn’t a confirmed particular date for the PC release yet, it is expected to be coming before new year’s eve. The 1.0 update will bring a new desert map, a replay system and a lot of other changes within the game. Although development for both the PC and Xbox…

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Review: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, The Gamer’s Perspective

Windows 10 Fall Creator’s Update We all know how bad Windows updates have been for the consumers especially the gamers but finally, we have something where we see some improvements from gaming side of things, especially talking about frames per second. This will be a short article as there is nothing much to talk about. We all use windows 10 in our daily life as of now, but since many of you have requested for the changes before and after the update, we will be providing you with the details…

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Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Gaming Revealed

Yes! Finally, we have some pictures relating to the GTX 1070 Ti that we have been hearing for quite a while now. Videocardz today revealed some images of the New Nvidia’s GTX 1070 Ti from one of their AIB partners, none other than Gigabyte which is the GTX 1070 Ti Gaming. This model has the same shroud as GTX 1070 G1 Gaming, but a quick comparison reveals that 1070 Ti Gaming has shorter PCB and a new heatsink. This design looks very familiar which dates back from the pre Aorus…

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Xiaomi Mi A1 Review: Ideal Mid-ranger?

It’s no surprise that Xiaomi offers some pretty competitive phones in the mid-range and budget segments. Following the tradition, Xiaomi’s new entrant in the mid-range segment is quite the interesting device. The phone might essentially a rebrand of the 5X but it isn’t exactly the same in some aspects. The Mi A1 is a device under Google’s Android One campaign, which is ironic if you consider the fact that Google has actually partnered with the very same brand that was in a lot of ways responsible for the failure of…

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AMD Ryzen 1300X Review Ft MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard

Time to Ryzen For quite a few years now, after the launch of the FX series by AMD, we did not quite see any other releases which made big in the Team Red side of things. Intel took this opportunity to monopolize itself in the market with its own price and made people run for their money. However after AMD came up with its new Ryzen CPU Lineup, things have significantly changed. From launch dates, AMD’s Ryzen processors have been rampant in the market. Following the tradition of bringing more…

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Google announces Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2

Google has finally announced the highly-anticipated successors to their Pixel smartphones, the Pixel 2 and the Pixel XL 2. From the front, the Pixel 2 looks pretty much identical to their predecessors but you clearly notice the change in design once you turn it around and look at the backside. However, the Pixel XL2 is clearly distinguishable due to it’s wider 18:9 aspect ratio screen and rounded corners. The Pixel 2 features a 5 inch 1920X1080 resolution OLED display while its bigger brother sports a 6-inch 2880X1440 resolution P-OLED display.…

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Cooler Master MasterBox LITE 5 RGB Review: RGB and Tempered Glass for 4999

Introduction We are all familiar with Cooler Master’s aggression with their ‘Master’ series of products. The Mastercases are very popular for their customizability and modularity. But the Mastercases aren’t exactly cheap, in fact, they are premium offerings. They come with a considerably high price tag which might be out of reach for some budget restricted shoppers and this is where the Masterbox series comes into play. This time around, Cooler Master has launched another iteration to the Masterbox 5, of which they have modestly sent us a unit. We are…

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Battlefield 1 now has “Specializations”

Battlefield 1 will be adding a new feature to its arsenal that will grant players special perks and special abilities. These features are still in testing and it seems that it will change the game in a big way “Specializations” is not new to the Battlefield franchise. It was first introduced in 2006’s Battlefield 2142. It can grant players perks like avoiding motion detector cameras, health perks, etc. It is being tested on the game’s Community Test Environment right now. There will be three perks to select from, one general…

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No more “insufficient space” on Android

Google might soon make the “insufficient space” error obsolete. According to a recent source.android.com documentation, Google is making some changes to its update procedure to make sure that an insufficient space will never stop an update again. Android 7.0 introduced a new feature called “Seamless Updates”. This introduced a dual system partition scheme “System A” and “System B” partition. During a system update, the phone uses the online System A partition while the update is being applied to the offline System B partition in the background. The installation just requires…

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YouTube Brings Chat to its App

YouTube has added a new feature that will allow users to share a video and chat about it in a private thread, all through the YouTube app. The feature is very similar to Android’s messaging app. Users can share a video with someone in their contact or a group and can chat about it. The feature will be built into YouTube’s share button which will let users select people from their contact list. One can also get a direct link which will help to add people, not in your contact…

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Intel Core i7 8700K Spotted, Core i3 8350, 8100 specs leaked

Tech website Videocardz has dug up some interesting leaks and shots (yet again) of some upcoming Coffee Lake CPUs from Chinese websites. Leaked specs of coffee lake Core i3 series also found. Core i7 8700K The picture published to Baidu shows the upcoming hexacore Coffee Lake SKU. Of the 3 CPUs visible, the one on the bottom seems to be different compared to the other two. The safest guess at this situation would be an i7 8700 (non-k edition). A CPU-Z benchmark was posted along with the image which shows single-threaded score…

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18 Core 36 Thread Core i9 7980XE Extreme Edition Specs Unveiled

Intel announced their upcoming range of Core X CPUs and chipsets back in Computex, but the specifics were not very clear for quite some time and it’s only until recently that we had the fog cleared about the existence of the much-speculated Core i9 flagship series. Finally, Intel has released the specs for their upcoming beast, especially casting the spotlight on the Core i9 7980XE. The Core i9 7980XE features a base clock speed of 2.6GHz and Intel’s Turbo Boost 2.0 takes it up to 4.2GHz. Turbo Boost 3.0 can boost…

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Alas! Microtransactions Invade Middle Earth: Shadow of War

The upcoming game Middle Earth: Shadow of War is going to expand the nemesis system which has already proven its merit among gamers. But this time it will feature microtransactions. In a recent update Monolith, the developers behind the game has shed some light on how it will work. According to the studio’s official announcement, “players can purchase Loot Chests, War Chests, XP Boosts and Bundles” through the market to strengthen their army. The loot chests will contain weapons and armors, XP boosts, which will help Talion level up much…

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New Built-in Eye Tracking in Windows 10

Microsoft is planning to add native eye tracking to Windows 10. The new feature is aimed at people suffering from neuromuscular diseases like ALS that keep the user from using the mouse and keyboard. Apps can be opened by gazing at them and typing can be done using an on screen keyboard and then looking at the characters with the integration of word prediction. Dubbed Eye Control in Windows 10, the new feature will require hardware like Tobii’s Eye tracker 4C. Microsoft has worked closely with Tobii to enable this…

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Microsoft Finally Selling Mixed Reality Headsets

Microsoft is finally making two of its Windows Mixed Reality headsets available to everyone. The Acer headset which goes for $299 and the HP headset for $329. Both of them have similar specs with 2.89-inch displays and six degrees of freedom tracking for Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality world. Microsoft started pre-orders back in May, allowing developers to get early access. While these are aimed at developers, people can still buy one of these from the Microsoft Store. Both development kits use internal tracking sensors which remove the need for external…

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Feel the Fear in Alien: Isolation VR

Alien: Isolation was not scary enough, now a VR mod is available to scare the living daylight out of us. For all those who crave the underwear spoiling experience, it is available on the current-gen Oculus Rift. An alpha version of the ‘MotherVR’ mod that works with the game is available to download right now. The installation is pretty simple, just download the mod, copy the DLL file from the archive into the game folder and you are good to go. Alien: Isolation came with a hidden Rift DK2 mode, earlier…

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Earn Some Bounty With Microsoft

Microsoft is launching a new Windows Bounty program which will expand their already existing bounty programs. Microsoft is going to pay more than $100,000 for serious Hyper-V flaws in Windows 10 or Windows Server operating systems. Microsoft is going to pay more than $100,000 for serious Hyper-V flaws in Windows 10 or Windows Server operating systems. The giant will pay up to $250,000 for severe Hyper-V vulnerabilities, and security bugs in Edge or Windows 10 preview build will fetch up to $15,000. “Security is always changing and we prioritize different…

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Torchlight Announces the Release Date of their Upcoming Game Hob

Runic Games finally revealed the release date of their upcoming game Hob. It is coming to PC and PlayStation 4 on 26th September. Hob is a suspenseful adventure game set on a stunning and brutal world in disarray. Slowly uncover your role in saving the vibrant life around you while you explore stunning landscapes, solve puzzles, and transform the planet itself. Features: WORDLESS NARRATIVE: Presented without text or dialogue, Hob’s story is revealed as you explore the planet and interact with the strange lifeforms that inhabit it. TRANSFORM THE WORLD…

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EA Confirms BioWare The Developer Behind Mass Effect Andromeda Merges With Motive Studios

EA is merging Mass Effect: Andromeda developer BioWare Montreal and Motive Studios. The news was confirmed by company CFO Blake Jorgensen during a recent earnings call and explained both studios will be merging in a new Montreal office. It will now serve as the home for both BioWare and Motive. “We’re building out a new studio in Montreal, and we’ve hired over 100 people into that studio that are brand-new to EA. This is to build the new IP around Jade Raymond’s team that she’s been building,” he explained. “I…

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SteelSeries nailing ‘true 1-to-1’ mouse tracking

SteelSeries the gaming peripheral company has promised to deliver the Holy Grail for gamers: true “1-to-1” tracking. The company’s new TrueMove3 sensor means the movement of the mouse will match exactly with the movement of the mouse pointer on the screen, regardless of the CPI setting (counts per inch, or the number of pixels your mouse moves in a single inch). SteelSeries partnered with PixArt, the guys behind the Wii Remote, the sensor is a result of company’s 15-year long effort for the perfect gaming mouse. It is available exclusively…

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Google Updates its Image Search and Pinterest

For a long time, Google has been competing with Pinterest for the image search space and truth to be told Pinterest was way better it than Google. Now Google is trying to bring some Pinterest like features with its new updated Image Search. Now the Image Search will not only identify when image points to a special content, will also show some of that content in a brief manner. For example, if you are looking for food, you may see ‘recipe’ badges and even the recipe itself once you tap…

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Turn-based strategy/ hack-and-slash hybrid Aztez finally comes out

Part turn-based strategy based game Aztez has finally been launched on PC, Mac and Linux. Aztez is a highly stylized beat ’em up set in the world of the Aztec Empire. Take on the role of an elite close combat unit and undergo missions on behalf of the Empire in turn based strategy mode, and fight against warriors and mythological foes alike using 8 unique weapons in real time combat mode. ABOUT THIS GAME: Aztez is a unique hybrid of beat ’em up and turn-based strategy set in the world…

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Overwatch Olympic Themed Summer Event 2017

Overwatch has announced its second Olympic themed summer games, starting from August 8th, until August 29th. The timed event will reintroduce last year’s Olympic themed skins at a lower cost, with the addition of new skins and a soccer-style Lúcioball multiplayer mode, with a few changes and a changed system. FEATURES AND IMPROVEMENTS: Last time when the summer games had debuted, players could not use in game currency to buy items, which upset many, as many assumed the event wouldn’t return perhaps for another four years, or in two years in…

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Mozilla releases new voice search, file sharing and note taking features for Firefox

Firefox is bringing in some experimental features to its browser. Firefox has been steadily improving and it feels faster and leaner than ever today. The three new Test Pilot experiments that bring voice search, built-in note taking and a tool for sending large files to the browser. These are obviously experimental tools and there is no guarantee that it will ever make it into a release version of Firefox. The whole idea behind Test Pilot is to allow the Firefox team to test new features and concepts. Early experiments included…

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Stardew Valley multiplayer update details revealed : Recruiting farmhands and marrying friends

Stardew Valley’s multiplayer update has been in the works over the last year and is expected to go into beta on Steam by the end of 2017. In a post on the game’s website, the Chucklefish dev gave an update on what to expect from this new update. The biggest addition to the game will be the farmhand feature, which will let the player recruit up to three friends as farmhands. They will live in cabins in the player’s farm and while the player will take the major decisions such as…

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Corey Gaspur, the Man who was behind the Franchises like Mass Effect, Dragon Age Passed Away

“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our friend and colleague Corey Gaspur” Bioware wrote in its tribute to the late developer. Gaspur was part of Bioware for roughly a decade. He was the gameplay and level designer on Mass Effect 2 and Dragon Age: Origins, lead combat designer on Mass Effect 3 and was in the midst of being a lead designer on Anthem. He also consulted on a great variety of other EA games, such as Star Wars: Battlefront, Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst and Mass…

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Google’s Fight Against Bad Apps

Google announced some changes to their Play Store so that better-performing apps meaning that crashes less and drains less battery will be ranked higher than apps with bugs and performance issues. The goal of this move is to ensure that the best apps are promoted and to force developers to give more attention to the bugs and users demands. Since negative reviews can also reduce one’s rank. Apps that don’t work well frustrate users, who often turn to reviews to complain. Over time a number of bad reviews and low…

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Hellblade will run at 1440P on PS4 Pro; 4K60FPS on PC confirmed by Ninja Theory

Hellblade 1440p on PS4 Pro and 4K60FPS with 21:9 Support Out of all the many games releasing this month, Hellblade is probably one of the most awaited games in the entire month’s catalog. The Cambridge-based independent studio known for Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West and DmC: Devil May Cry confirmed the following features of hellblade ( Courtesy of wccftech) Hellblade would allow PlayStation 4 Pro users to choose between an enhanced resolution and 60FPS frame rate. PS4 Pro’s enhanced resolution mode runs at 1440P (2560×1440) HDR support will be…

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Limited edition Destiny 2 Dualshock 4 controller; New PS4 bundles announced

Destiny 2 Themed Dualshock PS4 Controller Sony today revealed a Limited Edition Destiny 2 Dualshock 4 wireless controller which will be launched on 6th September 2017 for the PS4. The Limited Edition Dualshock 4 will feature a touch pad customized with the game’s logo, plus the iconic character class insignia, all in striking gold. Showcase Of The Destiny 2 Controller:- New Destiny 2 PS4 Bundles:   Both PS4 Pro bundles will include: Blu-ray disc copy of Destiny 2 – with exclusive content** Destiny 2 expansion pass Premium digital content (Legendary sword, Legendary…

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RX Vega 64 Official Pictures Leaked

Ahead of the official launch, a leak via Videocardz provides us a sneak peek at the upcoming RX Vega 64 graphics cards RX Vega Reference The most basic and cheapest variant with the same blower-style cooler similar to the previous generation RX 500 series (except with dual 8-pin power connectors). RX Vega Limited Edition This variant was previously spotted in a leaked Chinese teaser. This is also a blower style cooler but one with a brushed aluminium shroud with a red Vega logo and a small red ‘R’ LED on…

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Colorful Reveals The fastest GTX 1080 Ti ; The Colorful iGame KUDAN

Colorful Reveals iGame GTX 1080Ti KUDAN: Colorful has officially unveiled the fastest GeForce GTX 1080 Ti model known as the iGAME KUDAN which is the world’s fastest 1080 Ti in the market right now. The Colorful iGame GeForce GTX 1080 TI KUDAN is a monstrosity with a triple fan and triple slot design. The design of the shroud is very similar to the iGame GeForce GTX 1080 KUDAN but this card makes use of a hybrid cooling solution. Specification: GP102 GPU. The Core comprises of 3584 CUDA cores 11 GB GDDR5X VRAM.…

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AMD Introduces “Enhanced Sync” With Their New Update

AMD introduced a new frame rate synchronization technology called” Enhanced Sync” with it latest ReLive driver update. Enhanced Sync replaces V-sync and improves the FreeSync to offer a smooth gaming experience on any display. If your PC has FreeSync, then this will act as an extra measure to keep the latency and tearing to the minimum. AMD in response to NVidia’s G-sync technology released FreeSync to improve frame rate synchronization. FreeSync technology allows dynamic refresh rates that synchronize with the frame rate output from the graphics card, which minimizes tearing…

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DOOM Free to play from 27th July Till 30th for PlayStation Plus Users; 50% Off on Full Game Purchase

PlayStation Plus News Update: After Sony Announced their PlayStation Plus lineup of free games for August 2017, they revealed that DOOM will be free to play from 27th – 30th July for PlayStation Plus Users. During these three days of free play, users will get 50% off on the purchase of the game if they find the game to be good for them. This discount will be for All  Plus users and will be available for purchase in the PlayStation Store. In case you have missed what free games are…

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Google’s Fight Against Unemployment

Google.org promised $50 million to fund non-profit organizations that are focused on using technology to improve job searching and helping people prepare for jobs of the future We have already seen that there has been a massive change in the job market and this will continue. “We also recognize that the way we work is changing, and we want to make sure that as many people as possible can make the most of the new jobs, industries and opportunities that are emerging—some of which we couldn’t have imagined just a…

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Google Drops it’s Instant Search to “make search more fluid on all devices”

Way back in 2010 Google introduced the Google Instant feature, which preloads results while you type your query. It was a big change (“a fundamental shift in search” according to Merissa Mayer, the former VP of Google’s Search and Experience) at the time and got a lot of worldwide attention. Since then the scenario has changed a lot. Now more than 50% of Google’s searches are now from mobile devices, a figure that is increasing continually with time. With this in mind, Google has decided to drop this feature effective…

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Kaspersky launches its free antivirus software worldwide

Kaspersky has finally launched its free antivirus software after a year-and-a-half of testing it in select regions. While the software was only available in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, China and in Nordic countries during its trial run, Kaspersky is releasing it worldwide. Features: The free antivirus doesn’t have a few things like VPN, Parental Controls and Online Payment Protection that its paid counterpart offers, but it has all the essential features you need to protect your PC. It can scan files and emails, protect your PC while you use the web and quarantine malware…

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PlayStation Plus Monthly Games for August 2017

Finally, Sony announced their new lineup of Playstation Plus free games for the month of August  2017 Just like every month, PlayStation Plus games are refreshed with new games to play. Just Cause 3 And Assassins Creed: Freedom Cry are the two games free for the month of August for PlayStation Plus users PS4 games are joined by four other titles on PlayStation Plus this August. Your full line up looks like this: Just Cause 3 (PS4) Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry (PS4) That’s You – PS4 (bonus title) Super Motherload (PS3) Snake Ball (PS3) Downwell (PS Vita) Level 22 (PS Vita)…

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AMD Radeon RX Vega Reference Card Surfaces

We finally have some leaks regarding the new AMD Radeon RX Vega Reference model. From what we can say, this looks like a Vega 10 GPU and whose slim and toned down version will soon be available by different AIBs. This is not Polaris but a Vega-based card for sure and how do we come to know that? The board number on the top side of the PCI-E interface is the exact same number you can find on AMD Radeon Vega Frontier. Kyle Bennett from HardOCP only had this card for…

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Qualcomm’s New Deep Learning Chip is Here

Qualcomm a mobile chip maker wants to bring deep learning into all kinds of devices and also expand the IOT environment. With this goal in mind, they created the Neural Processing Engine (NPE) for its Snapdragon-series mobile processors. The NPE software development kit is now available to all via the Developer Network, marking the first public release of the SDK. This opens up a lot of opportunities for AI integration on a range of devices including mobile phones, in car platforms, etc. The purpose of the framework is to make…

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Adobe Confirms the End of Flash by 2020

Adobe confirmed that they are going to end all support for flash by the end of 2020 Until then Adobe will still partner with the likes of Apple, Mozilla, Microsoft and Google to offer security patches for Flash in their browsers and support for newer versions of them, but beyond that, Adobe will not offer any new features to it. Adobe also plans to end support “in certain geographies where unlicensed and outdated versions of Flash Player are being distributed.” It is not a big surprise as the wide distribution…

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From the Maker of I Am Setsuna Comes Their New IP Lost Sphear

Tokyo RPG Factory the maker of the critically acclaimed I Am Setsuna, set to release their new game, Lost Sphear on 23rd January 2018 in Europe and North America It will be available on PS4, Switch and Steam. The console versions will even have a physical release, available exclusively through publisher Square Enix’s online store. It will feature a similar Active Time Battle combat system and the isometric painterly aesthetic looks in keeping with the studio’s previous effort. It will follow the story of a boy named Kanata who awakens…

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Overwatch Update: Are You Ready to Get Banned

On a Battle.net blog post, Blizzard said that increased penalties will be issued in response to verified reports of bad behavior in Overwatch. “In Overwatch, that means anything from abusive chat, harassment, in-game spam, match inactivity (being intentionally AFK), and grieving. If you see someone engaging in any of these types of behaviours, report them. Players in violation will be silenced, suspended, or even banned from the game as a result. ” Blizzard also announced more long-term efforts to improve the Overwatch in-game community. “Over the next several months, we…

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Final Fantasy Characters Selling Nissans??

Lightning from Final Fantasy seems to be very popular these days as she has landed herself another ad campaign by Nissan Earlier she took the fashion industry by storm as she featured in Prada and Louis Vuitton and now she has moved to the auto industry. In the video, two people hop into a Nissan and the passenger puts on some VR goggles, which turns the driver into Snow. It then shows the car in an epic setting, after which it goes on to show some of the car’s features.…

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Dying Light to Get 10 New Free DLC Helpings In Next 12 Months

Techland isn’t done with Dying Light, as isn’t the player-base. The Polish studio has now promised 10 free DLC to be launched over the course of next 12 months In the trailer featured below, the game’s producer Tymon Smektala acknowledges the huge number of players dedicated to the Dying Light community. The batch of freebies includes new in-game events, new enemies, new mysteries to solve and “much, much more”, so says Smektala. “And the best thing is: all of this stuff will be free… soon we will release a content…

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The Final Days of Microsoft Paint

It’s about time we say goodbye to Paint… Alas, our beloved Microsoft Paint is coming to an end with the upcoming release of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. It is officially being classified by Microsoft as a “deprecated feature”, as noted by The Guardian. That means that come this fall, the Paint will not be in active development and might be removed in future releases. Paint has been our friend since the first Windows 1.0 back in 1985. Microsoft continued to update Paint throughout the years but the basic…

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Gigabyte Announces Tiny PC: A Raspberry Pi Competition Killer

Gigabyte will launch a similar device to that of Raspberry Pi, it is called GA-SBCAP3350. Well, they are not going to win any awards for the name but the tiny motherboard has some interesting little features for those who want a small PC for their projects. It is essentially a motherboard with a CPU soldered on it. The CPU used is Intel Celeron N3350 CPU (Apollo Lake family), which is a dual-core chip clocked to 1.1GHz with turbo boost up to 2.4GHz. It measures 146 x 102mm (twice the size…

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Intel’s Premium Coffee Lake Core i7 8700K Specs Leaked: 6 Cores, 4.3GHz/4.0GHz (Single Core/Six Core) Boost Clock Speeds, Info on Two More SKUs, Unknown Coffee Lake CPU-Z Specs

There have been leaks from multiple sources of not only one but three Hexa-core processors from Intel. While the names two of them remain in the shadows, the details on the i7 8700K are enough to say that it’s the fastest of the trio.  Intel Core i7 8700K: 6 Cores, 12 Threads, 12MB Smart Cache The new flagship Coffee Lake-S i7 8700K comes armed with 6 cores, 12 threads and an unlocked multiplier (hence the K). The base clock speed is 3.7GHz. It features a single core boost clock of 4.0GHz and six…

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A Timeless Classic of the SNES Era Revisited : Chrono Trigger

Chrono Trigger is a role playing game developed and published by Square (now Square Enix) for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) in 1995. Soon after its release it quickly became one of the most unique RPGs released on the SNES, and till today is widely considered one of the best games ever to be made. THE STORY: The story follows the silent protagonist Crono as he is thrust into a quest to save the world when a mysterious time portal opens up and swallows up his friend Marle. He…

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Razer Android Gaming Smartphone?

Razer the gaming centric laptop and computer hardware manufacturer is now planning to make a gaming smartphone, according to a report from Bloomberg.  The company is planning an IPO in Hong Kong later this year that could value its business at $3-5 billion. It will use some of this funds to drive this project. Earlier this year Razer acquired the smartphone company Nextbit. So this is not a big surprise that they would try to make a smartphone, not to mention a gaming smartphone considering their history of products. Razer said…

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The Telltale Update : The Wolf Among Us, The Walking Dead and Batman

Telltale has confirmed the second season of the popular The Wolf Among Us, A Telltale Games Series, an adventure game based on the comic series Fable. Bigby Wolf, the hero will return to the series. It is going to release next year. The Walking Dead’s fourth and the final season has also been confirmed and it will release in 2018. It will conclude Clementine’s story. Also on its way is Batman: The Enemy Within, the second season of Telltale’s Batman series, which debuted in August 2016. The first episode will launch…

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Google’s New Newsfeed is Out

Google is updating the feed that it introduced to its Google app last year, focusing on the information its knowledge graph has built on users while allowing them to follow certain topics and people to shape what they’re seeing in the feed. Right now it will only be limited to the app but in the coming months, it is sure to make its way to the Google website. The site which until now has been only ornamented with the company’s logo and the search box will get a massive make…

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Mira Prism: An Affordable $99 Augmented Reality Headset

The Mira Prism doesn’t contain any electronics. It’s a shell like Samsung’s Gear VR or Google’s Daydream View, but for augmented reality. To use it, you open a Mira-enabled app on your iPhone, then slide it into the Prism. The screen faces away from you and toward a transparent visor, which reflects the image back to your vision. Objects appear to float in front of you, rendered in stereoscopic 3D. The experience is very different from ‘mixed reality’ that pipes a camera feed into a VR headset because you’re seeing…

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Google Glass Is Back But Maybe Not for You

The new Google Glass Enterprise Edition includes an updated camera module that bumps resolution from 5 megapixels to 8. It also has longer battery life, a better processor, an indicator for video recording and improved Wi-Fi speeds (most of the spec bumps are what you’d expect for a product taking advantage of further cost decreases on smartphone components). But the biggest change is the fact that the Glass EE module has now been decoupled entirely from integrated frames, meaning it can work with all kinds of existing eyewear, including industrial…

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Fake Ryzens are on the rise

Recently there have been two incidents of customers receiving fake Ryzen processors that they bought it from Amazon. From the pictures that they have uploaded on Reddit, it is clear that the scammers are using old Intel processors. They are wiping the Intel logos and then rebranding it as AMD Ryzen. This appears to be a scam designed to fool Amazon’s returned products checking procedure. Scammers would swap the original Ryzen processors and coolers with the fake ones and pack the whole thing meticulously so that the weight and the…

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Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Launched with Snapdragon 625 SoC, 6.44 inch, 5300MAh battery and 4GB RAM

Xiaomi in their Livestream today announced the new Mi Max 2 device, the successor of the famous Mi Max which had a whopping 4850mAh battery backup and Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor with 4GB of RAM Looking at the Specifications of the new Mi Max 2, nothing much has changed except for new SoC and other minimal features. Specifications: As for the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 specifications, the dual-SIM (Nano+Micro) smartphone runs MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat 7.1.1 and bears a 6.44-inch full-HD (1920×1080 px) display. The Mi Max 2 is powered…

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Samsung’s 33.8-foot 4K Cinema Screen Debuts in Korea

Movie theaters conventionally use projectors for room-scale viewing, but Samsung wants to remove the middleman, with a sizable 33-foot 4K screen Samsung aims to move beyond consumer electronics by providing these giant screens to movie theaters in hopes of introducing quality viewing experience from the future. Their very first Cinema LED screen is here today on a massive scale of 33.8 feet. The display is fully capable of displaying at 4K resolution and according to a press release, offers “peak brightness levels nearly 10 times greater than that offered by…

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Gran Turismo Sport To Launch This October; Limited and Digital Deluxe Editions Detailed

After getting delayed for almost a year, Gran Turismo Sport, the new entry in the racing series created by Polyphony Digital will finally see its release this year. Sony has finally confirmed when the game will release in North America and Europe. Gran Turismo Sport will launch in North America on October 17th and in Europe the following day, October 18th. A new trailer has also been released to celebrate the announcement which you can find below Welcome to the future of motorsports – the definitive motor racing experience is back…

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AMD’s Ryzen 3 soon to be available at competitive prices

Competitive 4 core CPUs will be available soon under than banner of AMD Ryzen 3 by the end of this month. Two new CPUs will be coming under the Ryzen 3 name, these are the Ryzen 3 1200 and Ryzen 3 1300X. Both of these feature 4 cores and 4 threads. This is double a number of cores compared to intel’s i3 processors in the same price range. However, these will not have the multi-threading capabilities as the Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7 CPUs. Performance of Ryzen 3: The Ryzen 1200…

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Cyberpunk 2077 Featured Gaming 

Journalist Class in Cyberpunk 2077, says Mike Pondsmith

The much-awaited sci-fi role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077  is said to have non-combat roles. This is coming from the creator of the original tabletop game of the same name. While appearing for a video interview (courtesy of Gamereactor), Mike Pondsmith gave us new insights into the game, while still staying confidential surrounding the matter. The tabletop game from 1988 is filled with various classes or roles such as journalist, rockstar, executive etc. When asked if these roles could be played in the game, Mike responded kindly to the interviewer as such:…

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Mafia III Sign of the Times DLC Announced

The latest entry in the Mafia franchise draws to a close with its final DLC storyline.  To release later this month, a new informative trailer is out! Sign of the Times – as it is named, the DLC features an expanded storyline which takes the game’s protagonist Lincoln Clay in pursuit of a bloody cult. Further information  is given below in addition to a lengthy and informative trailer: With Faster, Baby!, Lincoln Clay went on high-speed chases through Sinclair Parish, while in Stones Unturned, he partnered with John Donovan in an explosive action…

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Loot Boxes are coming to Rainbow Six: Siege

Ubisoft continues to support its tactical multiplayer shooter with further cosmetic updates via loot boxes. Titled Alpha Packs, these new loot boxes only have cosmetic items to unlock and isn’t purchasable with in-game premium currency. This may mean several hours of grinding matches before you can get a specific skin of your choice. The Alpha Packs can, however, be unlocked with Renown the experience-cum-currency awarded post match. In addition to purchases with Renown, random drops may also occur to players after every match, providing two ways to earning the Alpha…

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Half-Life gets a new minor update fixing various elements

Valve’s updated the original Half-Life. But before you get your hype up with the number 3, we’re here to inform you it’s only a minor update for fixes In a time where games are either unfinished or forgotten after release to work on their DLCs and perhaps sequels, it is amazing to see a game from almost a generation ago receive an update. Though it is quite common for Valve to update their games despite the age, such as their multiplayer game, Team Fortress 2. Still, a performance update seems bizarre…

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Steam summer sale aftermath – 40000 accounts banned

There are some unforeseen consequences to cheaters, one of them is the might of the banhammer. Due to Valve’s anti-cheat policies, it seems almost 40000 accounts were banned. This happened on July 6, after the steam summer sale. According to SteamDB, Valve banned 40,034 accounts on July 6, only a day after the steam summer sale. As evident by the image below, it is quite the spike in Valve’s policy. On average, however, there are only around 3000 to 4000 bans per day. A possible reason behind these bans is…

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WWE 2K18 Confirmed For Nintendo Switch, First WWE Game on the platform Since 2013

2K Games has confirmed that the upcoming WWE 2K18 will also be released on the Nintendo Switch this fall. Confirmed on Twitter through a special message from WWE superstar Seth Rollins himself. WWE 2K18 is the first WWE title to appear on  Nintendo’s platform since 2013 and will be the first portable WWE version in six long years. Video Itself: You can check out the new Switch announcement trailer featuring Seth Rollins below: Get ready for eight man matches, a new grapple carry system, new weight detection, thousands of new animations and a massive…

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Warframe’s New Expansion Plains of Eidolon is the game’s First Open World Landscape

Introduction Warframe’s latest expansion, the Plains of Eidolon is due this year.Digital Extremes just announced it during the event in their hometown of London, Ontario, Canada. Set on Earth, this expansion will be the game’s first Open World Landscape.The press release explains that this will be a full blown open world game with day/night cycle, filled with NPCs to interact with and much more. Details of the Press Release: For the first time in Warframe history, Tenno will have the freedom to explore, fight, journey and fly through the open…

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Computers Featured Gaming PC Technology 

Budget PC Gaming Build (Around 45000 INR)

Everybody loves gaming but let’s just face it, not everyone has the budget to build a great gaming PC (including myself). So this time around, we took the budget bar and brought it down a few more notches. We have prepared a PC build using a list of components that sum up around 45000 INR mark and manages to obtain respectable FPS in all games, given your willingness to crank some eye-candy options down by a bit (budget, remember?). We went with Ryzen 5 this time because it’s probably a…

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UBISOFT E3 2017 COVERAGE

  Ubisoft’s E3 press conference was brisk, full of interesting reveals and interesting showcases of games in development. Here’s a brief recap, game by game:   MARIO AND RABBIDS: Nintendo’s chief designer Shigeru Miyamoto made a dramatic announcement, with a Mario-Rabbids crossover being released. It’s a turn-based RPG. The game appears to be fun, and it comes out on the switch on April 29.     CREW 2: The popular racing game had a trailer reveal, which shows off the massive pen world setting of the game, and various vehicles…

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Meet the all-new Xbox One X: More Power, Even Smaller!

Microsoft has been teasing their Project Scorpio since E3 2016. This year we finally get to see what it really is as Microsoft removed the drapery from Project Scorpio and revealed the all-new Xbox One X. Microsoft has stuck with their naming scheme, last time it was S and now X. This new console will be capable of 4K visuals at 60 FPS whilst also providing good image quality on lower resolution panels like 1080p by super-sampling the video output to make them much better than that resolution. Most older games…

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EA Kicks Off This Year’s E3 With It’s Pre-E3 Press Conference

Last night EA got over with their showcase, the first conference in the Gamer’s Christmas: E3. I was extremely skeptical of  Electronic Arts’ big pre-E3 press conference since I don’t exactly like EA. But in a way, the conference was not at all sub-par. They teased a hefty load of things which somehow made me board the hype train. So if anyone of you bright lads missed the pre-E3 conference, here is a quick summary of what went down last night. Madden NFL 18 Gets A New Story Mode  EA…

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Pre-Orders And Hype In the Gaming Industry

Introduction With E3 upcoming in a few days, something that came to my attention was an aspect of the gaming industry that often provokes much-heated debate in the minds of developers and consumers: the thorny issue of Pre-orders, and to a lesser extent, that of hyping, especially overhyping, a game. I want to give my two cents on the matter, and I hope that I don’t bore you all. PRE-ORDERS AND HYPE Before I continue in this article, I would like to make a point. All games and any forms…

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Computers Featured Technology 

AMD GPU’s now worth up to 3 times its value, Crypto miners buying them all

The Rise of RX 580 and 570 The New AMD GPU’s especially the RX 580 and the 570 have started showing a huge demand since bitcoin value started to skyrocket in the recent times. GPU mining has seen a massive resurgence over the past little while due to the rising popularity of ASIC resistant coins.AMD’s Add-In-Board partners have caught on to this and have already started directly advertising it especially to the miners themselves. The RX 580 and the 570 have been sold out in many countries especially South Africa due…

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Crash Bandicoot Trilogy will run at 1440p at 30 FPS on the PS4 Pro

Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Dan Tanguay (Game Director at Vicarious Visions) revealed that Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy will run at 1440P (2560×1440) and 30 frames per second on Sony’s PlayStation 4 Pro. This shows that it should run at [email protected] on the base PlayStation 4 as well. They also said that they were not able to use the full potential of the PS4 PRO cause they have to design the game for the base ps4 as well which is true for every 1st party game out there. Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy…

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Intel to supposedly release flagship Core i9 series for LGA 2066

This doesn’t truly come as a surprise, to say the least. The previous LGA 2011 enthusiast i7 CPUs were supposed to be put under their Core i9 branding. Ultimately that wasn’t the case and all of them were put under the i7 branding. So we finally have a supposedly real Core i9 series now. Following a leak from the Anandtech forums, a user named ‘Sweepr’ has posted a list of upcoming CPUs with the major specs of each one of them. Following this, user ‘dooon’ has provided an image of…

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Ryzen Gaming PC Build Under 60000 INR Featuring RX 480/580

Ryzen Build under 60K In our previous build, we made a budget gaming PC build under the same 60K price margin but with intel/Nvidia as the brands. If you haven’t checked it out yet, you can do so Here. Today we will be doing a Ryzen build made for gamer’s who sometimes will do streaming too and will utilize those extra cores and put them to use. In this article, we will be taking in the Red team with Ryzen in CPU department and an RX 480/580 in GPU department. The…

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Budget PC Gaming Build Under 60,000 INR featuring GTX 1060( Intel Build)

Introduction of the build So a lot of you have been asking us to do a monthly series of PC builds under a budget and we did promise you about the same. Well, guess what? We are finally here with it. In this article, we will take the budget as much as 60,000 INR which is the best case scenario for almost a lot of people out there be it gamers or just content creators who want to start up with a good enough PC which will last them for…

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MSI GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Series Teased

MSI teases its brand new GTX 1080 Ti Series Graphic Cards Msi just teased their brand new lineup of GTX 1080 Ti custom cards. There are total of 5 cards which were teased and all of them have the same design and name as their predecessor. The MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK (with water block) gave us a glimpse of MSI’s first custom PCB for Big Pascal. GTX 1080 TI GAMING X will be quite similar to GTX 1080 and the same applies to GTX 1080 Ti ARMOR, which features identical cooler…

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ZOTAC Announces GTX 1080 Ti AMP and AMP Extreme

So Zotac just announced their new line-up of GTX 1080 Ti , this one being the Extreme Edition. ZOTAC Announces GTX 1080 Ti Extreme Edition Cards Teased just a few days, Zotac’s New GTX 1080 Ti extreme cards have finally been revealed. This beauty of the card was posted in Videocardz few hours ago and it just looks killer. Based on the GP102  Chip , the GTX 1080 Ti has implemented a fully custom design that features two key components which include IceStorm Cooling and Metallic ExoArmor. Below is the card in its Full…

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review: A worthy successor!

Introduction So the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 has been making quite a buzz in the mid-range segment. The phone was launched on 19th January, 2017 at Delhi Xiaomi event. The device is available in 3 variants- 2GB+32GB, 3GB+32GB, 4GB+64GB. Other features remaining the same. This device is flipkart exclusive. So first things first, the moment you hold the phone in your hand you will notice the all-metal body which is quite ergonomically rounded to fit in your palm, even though it feels a bit slippery. The rear camera and fingerprint…

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