The NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 could bring ray tracing to the masses

Unveiled last August 2018, NVIDIA’s RTX cards took the world by storm by offering better performance and improved technologies such as ray tracing and DLSS to gamers. In CES 2019, the Green Team introduced the most affordable RTX card yet, the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060. Rocking the same Turing architecture as other RTX cards, the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 aims...

Acer outs Predator Triton 900 convertible

Unveiled at CES 2019, the Acer Predator Triton 900 is the latest powerhouse from the brand. Packing the latest components with a convertible notebook form factor, can switch between four usage modes. The Predator Triton 900’s several usage modes include a display mode for sharing, an Ezel mode for playing games with the display’s touch screen, a stand mode, as...

The ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701 fits a 17-inch screen on a 15-inch body

It seems that ASUS is in a mad hunt to eliminate bezels in most of their notebook models. Starting with last year’s ZenBook series, the near bezelless design of ASUS’ notebooks has spilled over to the latest ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX701. ASUS has managed to squeeze a 17.3-inch AHVA screen into the Zephyrus S GX701’s 15.-7-inch wide body. With...

The MSI GS75 Stealth is upping the ante of thin gaming laptops

Announced at CES 2019, MSI has announced their latest addition in the GS series of notebooks. The MSI GS75 Stealth comes with all the updated specifications of RTX notebooks with a large 17.3-inch screen. Measuring only at 19.05mm thick, the MSI GS75 Stealth is arguably one of the thinnest and most powerful notebooks in MSI’s arsenal. Inside its aluminum chassis...

Nokia 5.1 Plus gets updated to Android 9.0 Pie

HMD Global has a nice surprise to all who own the Nokia 5.1 Plus this New Year by updating the smartphone to Android 9.0 Pie. Aside from an updated OS, the update will be bringing a few new features to the smartphone. As of today, there are a total of seven Nokia smartphones running Android 9.0 Pie including the Nokia...

ASUS ROG GL504 Hero II and Scar II gets updated to RTX GPUs

As expected, the ROG Scar II and Hero II notebooks from ASUS has been updated to NVIDIA’s latest RTX cards to deliver even better gaming experience to its users. ASUS ROG Strix Scar II Designed for shooters, the ASUS ROG Strix Scar II comes in two variants: the ASUS ROG GL504 15.6-inch model and the ASUS ROG GL704 17.3-inch version. Both...

ASUS ROG ditches red with the PNK LTD lineup of peripherals

ASUS Republic of Gamers has always stuck with a red motif in most of their peripherals and components ever since their inception back in 2006. In 2019, however, ROG is ditching their signature red color in lieu of something more fun with the new PNK LTD line peripherals ASUS ROG Strix Flare Now predominantly in pink, the ASUS ROG Strix Flare...

ASUS ROG outs new breed of Strix XG HDR gaming monitors

ASUS Republic of Gamers announced today at CES 2019 their new range of Strix XG HDR gaming monitor lineup. This new trio of FreeSync 2 HDR monitors were built for high-refresh rate and stutter-free gaming. ASUS ROG Strix XG438Q Starting off with the flagship of the Strix XG HDR range, the ASUS ROG Strix XG438Q. As the name suggests, the monitor...

ASUS teams up with AMD for new TUF Gaming notebooks

Initially positioned as a budget gaming notebook just below the ROG series, the ASUS TUF Gaming notebook series will be released in 2019 packed with AMD’s new Ryzen 3000 series mobile processors. With two new SKUs in the form of the FX505DY and FX705DY, the new generation of TUF Gaming notebooks are almost the same with each other aside from...

ASUS ROG Swift PG27UQ review: King of the hill

Upping the resolution count of your monitor has always been a good idea if you want to enjoy games with better graphical fidelity. The trade-off, however, would be the number of frames your monitor, and by extension, your graphics cards can produce. With 4K UHD resolution becoming more and more common nowadays, it seems that graphics cards have caught up...