Samsung to Release 980 Pro M.2 SSD with a Heatsink
One of the top-performing SSDs, Samsung’s 980 Pro, is being updated to include a built-in heatsink. The SSD was designed with Sony’s PS5 in mind and will be available from October 29. Modern motherboards usually come with built-in heatsinks for M.2 SSDs. As PS5 doesn’t include any, this 980
NVIDIA DLSS Added to Baldur’s Gate 3 and Other Games
The latest announcement from NVIDIA adds another set of titles to the list of games that support DLSS. Among the titles are Baldur’s Gate 3, Back 4 Blood, the Crysis Remastered Trilogy, Chivalry 2, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Swords of Legends Online, Sword and Fairy 7, Ala
Fallout 3 Finally Removes Games for Windows Live Dependencies
After 12 long years, Bethesda Softworks’ iconic game finally received an update that removed its Games for Windows Live (GFWL) dependencies. Upon its launch in 2008, Fallout 3 incorporated GFWL, which was designed to seamlessly unify the social features and achievements between PC and Xbox user
Backblaze Data Shows SSDs Have Similar Fail Rates as HDDs
Backblaze, a cloud storage company, released new information on SSD failure rates, showing that they are almost as high as those for old-fashioned hard drives. Backblaze further explains that their drive analysis for solid-state and hard disk drives is centered around their use in a real-world envir
Steam Hardware Survey: NVIDIA on Top, AMD on Intel’s Heels
Steam’s September 2021 hardware survey is out, and the results show that NVIDIA is extending its GPU lead over AMD: As 75.8% of gaming PCs have NVIDIA GPUs, this is not surprising. NVIDIA’s RTX 30xx graphics are sought-after by gamers, but can be found in a limited number of PCs: 1.69% contai
Windows 11 Severely Impacting Gaming Performance
Windows 11 is now officially available for download, but it seems that it has some issues that will significantly impact the gaming experience. According to benchmarks, there is a feature that may reduce your performance by around 25%, which is a considerable loss. So what is it all about? The la
Achievements Arriving at the Epic Games Store
Three years after its launch on the Windows PC platform, Epic Games Store will finally implement player achievements. As Epic announced on October 4, the update is scheduled to go live next week. Epic’s achievement system will be similar to the one that Xbox and Playstation have. Players will e
New World Launched With Bug Fixes and Streamer Mode
Amazon’s newest multiplayer online role-playing game is officially out for PC. New World was one of the more eagerly awaited MMOs of the year. It’s development process was plagued by dysfunctions and reports of mismanagement that led to repeated delays. And even though the game is now live in al
Seagate Refresh of Hamr Hard Drives to Feature 30TB Models
Seagate is working on a refresh of its 20TB HAMR hard drives, which will feature a significant capacity upgrade to around 30 terabytes of storage. The company started selling the first generation of the HAMR drives in December 2020, taking the fight to the best external hard drives with more traditi