Playstation Neo Confirmed By AMD – TechARX

Playstation Neo Confirmed ! Words about a new console from Playstation is already reaching ears. Although, no one would guarantee its legitimacy, until today. Playstation Neo confirmed by AMD, well not officially but certainly some of the factors recently surfacing over the internet clearly points at a new chip by AMD. AMD disclosed it’s growth strategy at their “Investor Day” event. AMD’s preparations for the disclosed focal points are in full swing. For Example – AMD sealed the deal with THATIC, the Chinese government-owned investment fund – which will see their…

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G.SKILL adds 5 new color schemes to Trident Z DDR4 memory

G.SKILL's Trident Z memory line.

Leading manufacturer of computer memory for enthusiasts and gamers, G.SKILL has updated their Trident Z line of DDR4 RAM with 5 new color schemes. The new color schemes include a black brushed aluminum body paired with orange, yellow, or white top-bar or a silver brushed aluminum body with white or black top-bar and join the existing black-brushed aluminum heat spreader.       Thanks to the rising popularity of modding and cases with window designs among enthusiasts, the new Trident Z color schemes are developed for those who not only wish to include…

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G.SKILL Announces Trident Z DDR4-3600MHz CL15-15-15 16GB(8GBx2) Low-Latency Memory Kit

G.SKILL International Enterprise Co., Ltd., just announced a new DDR4 memory kit at DDR4 3600MHz CL15-15-15-35 1.35V under its legendary Trident Z flagship series! This memory kit will be made available in 8GBx2 configuration for a total of 16GB, making this Trident Z kit an essential part of any high-performance system builds. High Performance, High Efficiency Utilizing specially selected high-performance memory components, G.SKILL has continued to improve upon the specifications of DDR4 to maintain a latency of CL15 at 3600MHz, a high frequency that typically could only be achieved with…

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Rumor: AMD is supposedly planning a 32-core CPU with an eight-channel DDR4 interface

As the rumors around the new AMD ‘Zen’ CPU  and its performance builds up, recent news from the CERN presentation about AMD supposedly planning a 32-core CPU with an eight-channel DDR4 interface has set a new bar for the expectation of a flagship chip from AMD. CERN engineer ‘Liviu Valsan’ recently gave a presentation on technology and market trends for the data center. At around 2 minutes into the discussion, he brought up AMD’s Zen architecture with a slide that contained some previously undisclosed details. One of the more interesting revelations…

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ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces ROG Maximus VIII Formula

We heard the rumors! we saw a few ‘leaks’ here and there. And now we have the official confirmation from Asus. Coming with an water-block fitted out of the box Asus finally announced the Maximus VIII Formula along with some amazing features thrown in! Maximus VIII Formula is an ATX gaming motherboard equipped with an LGA1151 socket for the latest 6th-generation Intel Core processor and DDR4 memory.On the sound side of the board we have a new SupremeFX 2015 used in the Maximus VIII Extreme with an ESS ES9023P digital-to-analog converter (DAC), along with…

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MSI again goes green with their ECO series of motherboards

MSI has a long standing tradition of releasing ECO series of motherboards with every new chipsets that come out on the lower ends of the spectrum. Sticking to it they just revamped the lineup with Sixth generation motherboards The ECO series boasts features like hardware based control to cut off all power when needed,ECO GENIE solution and an on-board software solution called ECO Center Pro which allows complete control over almost all the connected components like case fans,leds etc. The lineup consists of three mATX boards as of now, the…

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Patriot Launches Viper Elite DDR4 Memory

Patriot is launching its new Viper Elite DDR4 RAM series, which comes in 8GB (2x4GB), 16GB (2x8GB), 32GB (2x16GB), and 64GB (4x16GB). The Viper Elite DDR4 series joins Patriot’s Viper 4 and Viper Xtreme DDR4 memory lines. The kits are available in red, blue, and gray color options with clock speeds at 3000MHz and 15-15-15-35 timings and in case of the grey heatshield option, it’s 3200MHz with 16-16-16-36 timings. The power draw is at 1.2 – 1.35V.  “Patriot strives to deliver excellent price per performance when launching a new product,” said Les Henry, VP of Engineering at Patriot.…

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ASUS Announces H170 Pro Gaming and B150 Pro Gaming D3

We often see in the pursuit of performance the whole system’s cost is miscalculated, and more often than not people etnd to skimp on the backbone of the system : the motherboards, and lose out a lot in features and performance at times. Asus seem to have to those people in mind when they announced the H170 Pro Gaming and B150 Pro Gaming D3 motherboards. While both H170 Pro Gaming and B150 Pro Gaming D3 have LGA 1151 sockets and are ready for CrossFireX multi-GPU configurations The B150 Pro Gaming D3 is…

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MSI Z170A M7 Mother board pictures leaked

Now that Intel’s Skylake launch is around the corner, it’s the prime time for motherboard leaks. Keeping up with the tradition we got our hands on some leaked pictures from the MSI Z170A M7 Motherboard. While it’s a good motherboard or not is something we will know after getting our hands on it, there’s no harm in drooling a bit over the pictures. Enjoy!    

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