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G.Skill Ripjaws KM780 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

<i>Editor's Note: IGN is going to be reviewing a lot more gaming hardware in 2017. We're kicking off our tech coverage with deep dives into some of</i> …

Razer makes its Blackwidow keyboard quieter, more comfortable

Fans of mechanical keyboards love them for their tactile, springy and accurate keys -- but not everybody loves how <i>loud</i> they can be. If you're looking for a clicky feeling without an audible click, Razer wants your attention. Today the company announced a new, quieter Razer Blackwidow mechanical …

Sony Platinum Wireless Headset review

Sony's new Platinum Headset is the new upgrade to the excellent Wireless Headset 2.0 released three years ago, known as the 'Gold' headset in North …

Gear & Gadgets

Razer packs GTX 1080 into ultra-slim laptop

Razer Blade Pro starts at $3,699<p>Razer today unveiled the latest, most powerful take on its ultra-slim Razer Blade laptop. The 17-inch Razer Blade Pro includes a quad-core i7 CPU, Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 GPU, up to 2 TB of SSD storage and a RGB backlit low-profile mechanical keyboard.<p>The laptop, …

Laptops

A Pro-Grade Mic Made For Console Streaming

Normally, if you want really good voice on your console game stream, you’ve got to run through a capture card to a system equipped with a nice mic. …

Gaming

One of Your Favorite Gaming Headsets Includes 7.1 Channels For $70

The Logitech G930 Wireless 7.1 was one of your favorite gaming headsets, and one of the most affordable 7.1 surround models you can buy. If you’re in …

Seagate Expands Barracuda Series With 5TB 2.5" HDDs, Embiggens FireCuda SSHDs

Seagate recently brought back its BarraCuda line with new 10TB 3.5" models, and now it has added beefy 5TB 2.5" models that are the first 2.5" HDDs …

SteelSeries keeps it classy with its new gaming headsets

Any gamer can benefit from a good headset, whether to stay in clear contact with their teammates during an intense raid or to keep the noise down while their spouse is asleep. But some cans are loud in a different way, boasting garish designs or cheap plastic builds that you might not feel …

Logitech G633 Artemis Spectrum Pro Gaming Headset review | Open World Blog

Open World PC Gaming<p>I have been a long time player of video games starting with the AtariST. When the open world genre really started to take off I …

Alleged Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti specifications leak online

It’s only a matter of time before Nvidia reveals its GTX 1080 Ti, a souped-up version of its already fast GTX 1080 graphics card. Just how much …

One of Your Favorite Gaming Headsets Includes 7.1 Channels For $70

The Logitech G930 Wireless 7.1 was one of your favorite gaming headsets, and one of the most affordable 7.1 surround models you can buy. If you’re in …

Hardware Hotness: AMD’s Zen CPU, Gaming Monitors, More VR And The Silliest Laptop Ever

What with the sober-suited Euro foil to CES that is the IFA consumer electronics show, Intel’s IDF shindig, a new console or two from Sony and new …

New $50 headphones from HyperX!

Das Keyboard PRIME 13 Mechanical Keyboard Review

Introduction, Specifications, and PricingEvery once in a while, there comes a keyboard which is not entirely designed for gamers. As many typists out …

Laptops

Watching a Holographic Movie in Microsoft HoloLens

Razer and Maingear partner on an all-out gaming PC

Maingear isn't playing favorites when it comes to partners for over-the-top gaming rigs. The PC builder is teaming up with Razer for the R1 Razer Edition, a tower PC that's as much about showing off as boosting your frame rates. Razer, as you might have noticed, handles the design -- it's …

Razer gaming keyboard offers no-compromise comfort and speed

Gaming keyboards tend to be an either/or proposition. Either you get the fast action and feedback of mechanical switches, or you 'settle' for the relative comfort of membrane rubber domes. Razer doesn't think you should have to choose. It's introducing the Ornata, a keyboard series whose …

Asus ROG GX800VH review - the world's most powerful gaming laptop?

Asus reckons that the ROG GX800VH could well be the most powerful consumer-level laptop in the world - and I it may well be right. The spec on this …

Laptops

Hands-on with a ridiculous all-in-one gaming PC built into a 34-inch curved monitor

This is a fun product that (maybe) fills a niche for the space-starved<p>The Avant Gaming All-in-One systems by AVADirect are, to put it mildly, <i>weird</i>.<p>The company sent me a decked out loaner to see what they were like in practice, and after spending a few weeks with the system I can both see the appeal …

Gear & Gadgets

Virgin Media wants you to buy its "boss-mode level" broadband for gamers

UK internet provider Virgin Media has announced what it says is the first broadband tier created for online gamers.<p>It's being aimed primarily at …

Acer's latest PCs include the first curved screen laptop

You no longer have to stick to your desk to enjoy a flashy curved display. Acer is unveiling flood of new laptops at Germany's IFA show, and the highlight by far is the Predator 21 X -- according to Acer, the world's first curved screen laptop. As the name suggests, opening up this gigantic gaming …

Similar GPU, Half the RAM: MSI GeForce GTX 1060 3GB Review

Last month, AMD announced another mid-range contender, though at $180 the RX 470 isn't entirely differentiated. MSRP and actual street price are two …

Why the heck would you want a glass PC case?

There’s only one reason<p>Why the hell would you want a PC case that’s made of tempered glass?<p>The answer is straightforward: It looks cool as hell. The Element case from iBuyPower is a modified version of an existing case, the S340, and it looks amazing in person, even if it has proven a bit difficult …

Personal Computers

Corsair's Lux mechanical keyboards are now available internationally

Corsair’s mechanical keyboards have long been regarded as some of the best in the world when it comes to gaming. And after releasing its newest Lux keyboards in the United States back in April, Corsair announced last week that its new K70 Lux RGB and K65 Lux RGB are now available in the rest of the …

Models

Review: X Rocker Pedestal Video Gaming Chair

The chair I had been using for gaming in my room was falling apart so I wanted something decent to replace it with. The new chair needed to work with …

4 Futuristic Gaming Technology That Will Blow Your Mind

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Panasonic and Sony to co-develop 8K TV tech ahead of 2020 Olympics

With the ink from the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics still drying in the history books, all eyes are focused on the Tokyo Games that’ll be held in 2020 – …