Category Archives: Hardware

Best Desktop PCs of 2016

When buying a new desktop computer you basically have two options: you can build one yourself or you can buy pre-built. The former will almost always result in better value and upgradeability — with perhaps the only exception being when buying a basic entry-level computer. But going the DIY route also requires a fair bit… Read More »

AMD shows off next-generation Polaris 10 GPU, architecture roadmap at GDC 2016

During AMD’s GDC 2016 keynote, the company showed off a next-generation GPU from their upcoming Polaris line. Known as the Polaris 10, this new GPU is built using a 14nm FinFET manufacturing process, and fully supports emerging technologies like DirectX 12 and virtual reality. The showcase at GDC involved Hitman running at 1440p, 60 FPS,… Read More »