Category: PC Hardware Reviews

Aug
14

AnandTech Forums Swag Giveaway

By Ryan Smith Kicking off this busy Threadripper 2-centric week, on the community side of things our awesome AnandTech Forums community team has put together a new giveaway to celebrate the AnandTech community. To that end, the community team is […]

Aug
14

GIGABYTE Ships X399 Aorus Xtreme: A Chariot for Threadripper 2

By Anton Shilov With the first AMD Threadripper 2 processors hitting the market today, GIGABYTE has started shipments of its flagship X399 Aorus Xtreme motherboard for AMD’s new chips. The motherboard comes in EATX form-factor and packs pretty much everything […]

Aug
13

The AMD Threadripper 2990WX 32-Core and 2950X 16-Core Review

By Ian Cutress If you live by the workstation, you die by the performance. When it comes to processing data, throughput is key: the more a user can do, the more projects are accomplished, and the more contracts can be […]

Aug
13

The MSI MEG X399 Creation Motherboard Review: The New 16-Phase Shark In Town

By Gavin Bonshor With the highly anticipated launch of AMD’s second generation Threadripper processors, it gives motherboard vendors the incentive and justification to release more boards. As there aren’t tons of Threadripper 2-validated boards to currently choose from, MSI has […]

Aug
13

Chuwi Launches The LapBook SE: Gemini Lake And SSD For $300

By Brett Howse It’s been a bit of a wait to see the latest Intel Gemini Lake SoC to find its way into laptops, but Chuwi has now released the LapBook SE, which features the Intel Celeron N4100 processor, which […]

Aug
13

Lenovo Launches Ultra-Thin ThinkPad P1: X1 Carbon Meets Workstation

By Anton Shilov Lenovo on Monday introduced its new ThinkPad P1 workstation, which brings together a 4K 15.6-inch display, high performance, and portability. The system can integrate Intel’s latest Core or Xeon processors with up to six cores, NVIDIA’s Quadro […]

Aug
13

Lenovo’s Unveils ThinkPad P72 Workstations: Thinner DTR with Intel Hex-Core CPUs

By Anton Shilov Lenovo today is unveiling a new version of its 17.3-inch ThinkPad P7-series highi-end portable workstations. The flagship of Lenovo’s desktop replacement-class workstation laptops, the ThinkPad P72 has a new design that’s a little thinner than predecessors, and […]

Aug
12

AMD Announces Radeon Pro WX 8200: Pro Vega For Under A Grand

By Ryan Smith Kicking off this week is the annual SIGGRAPH graphics conference. Getting in ahead of the crowd – and their own CPU launch – AMD is announcing their latest workstation graphics card this Sunday morning. Joining the Radeon […]

Aug
11

Xiaomi Unveils Its First Mechanical Keyboard with Configurable RGB Backlighting

By Anton Shilov In the recent years Xiaomi has expanded its product way beyond smartphones, moving into a wide field of consumer electronics and doodads, covering items like air purifiers, electric toothbrushes, electric scooters, and many other products. Continuing this […]

Aug
11

Acer Spins-Off Gaming Peripherals & Smart Devices Into Premium Accesories Brand

By Anton Shilov Acer this week announced plans to spin off its gaming accessories and smart devices businesses into a new subsidiary. The new entity, tentatively called Gadget Technology Inc, will focus on various premium gadgets, including those for gamers […]