ASUS ROG GeForce GTX 980 Matrix Platinum launched

Its been a while since NVIDIA launched their new Maxwell-based GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards and now AIB partners are launching their custom graphics cards based on these new Maxwell chips. As all the top-end graphics cards get the ROG Matrix Platinum treatment, the latest from NVIDIA got the same. ASUS just announced their ROG GeForce GTX 980 Matrix Platinum graphics card which comes with a completely custom PCB and cooling solution.

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AMD Radeon R9 295X2 dropped to £500 in UK

AMD has been struggling keeping up with the competition ever since NVIDIA launched their new GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards. The biggest blow was served to AMD’s top of the line Radeon R9 295X2 dual GPU graphics card which was initially launched at £1200 in April 2014. It held a strong position against NVIDIA’s dual GPU solution however its foothold weekend with the launched of GTX 900 series graphics cards. The red team, in order to keep up with the competition, dropped the price of Radeon R9 295X2 to £700 in September. That was already a big price drop however it did not end there.

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GIGABYTE brings X99M Gaming 5 mATX motherboard for Haswell-E

Portability is gaining in the world of technology, aesthetics are more important than ever urging gamers to make their battlestations clean and gorgeous. High-end enthusiasts consumers aside, manufacturers are setting their focus on LAN gamers as well as small factor lovers and GIGABYTE is no exception. GIGABYTE has launched X99M Gaming 5 micro-ATX motherboard for Haswell-E users supporting Intel’s latest HEDT micro-processors.

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ASUS Sabertooth Z97 Mark S: limited edition motherboard with white camo theme

Now a days, motherboard manufacturers are trying very hard to differentiate their products in a market which is literally flooded with tens of models from each manufacturer. In order to differentiate, ASUS listened to their user base and came up with a motherboard with white theme. The resulting TUF series Sabertooth Z97 Mark S is a limited edition motherboard with white camouflage theme. ASUS showed a prototype of this motherboard no Computex 2014 but back then it was called Sabranco Z97.

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN II: GM200, 3072 cores & 12GB memory

NVIDIA seem to have hit a gold mine with their GM204 GPU which is rocking in the recently released GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards which have been a major hit. The green team is now gearing up for the next flagship model with the development of new GM200 GPU which, among other products, will be featured in the company’s next TITAN series product; the GeForce GTX TITAN II. Some alleged specifications of the GTX TITAN II have leaked giving us an idea what we should expect from NVIDIA’s next flagship.

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Press images of MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING Golden edition leaked

Few days ago, we reported some leaked pictures of a custom GeForce GTX 970 by MSI which has gold accents. Now, we’ve its official name and some more pictures. This graphics card is called GeForce GTX 970 GAMING Golden edition and as the name suggests it’s simply a MSI GeForce GTX 970 GAMING with black and golden design instead of black and red. We have not got any information about its specifications so we are not sure if MSI has changed anything under the hood or not.

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Rahul Sood leaves his dream job at Microsoft to start Unikrn

Everyone remembers Voodoo PC gaming systems founded in 1991 by Rahul Sood which was later bought by HP. Since the takeover, Voodoo PC vanished from the PC world, once a company which was known for some of the best gaming PCs has now simply vanished from the radar. On the other hand, Rahul Sood went on to get his dream job at Microsoft which eventually led to the formation of Microsoft Venture. Today, everything changes.

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