Category Archives: Computer

AMD launches XConnect, partners with Intel, Razer to drive desktop gaming on laptops

When it comes to gaming, laptop owners have always been stuck between a rock and a hard place. Thin and light systems often portability and convenience, but limited gaming performance. Larger, desktop-replacement systems offer more than enough firepower for gaming, but are typically heavy and fall into the category of “transportable” rather than portable. The… Read More »

New ASRock motherboards sport external clock generators for Intel CPU overclocking

A few weeks back, Intel announced it had pushed an update out to motherboard manufacturers to remove BIOS overclocking for Skylake processors that were supposed to be locked in the first place. Ever since 2011, Intel has restricted overclocking to upper-end Core i5 and Core i7 products with a “K” designation in the name, and… Read More »