Tagged: Computer

This PC Desk packs loads of hardware for hungry gamers

PC Desk case mod

PC mods are cool and making a custom designed PC case is interesting and worth the effort. For that very reason DIY’ers invest a lot of time in building unique case mods. This one though is in a league of its own for its sheer design niche. In fact it is shaped like a desk which has loads of cabinets to house all your fancy, powerful hardware. The DIY desk is work of [Crafted Workshop] who call it desk PC which is true to its name and function.
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Why ‘PC Gaming’ is better than ‘Console Gaming’

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Recent years have seen the number of handheld console enthusiasts rise exponentially, thanks to cutting edge innovation in the industry. Despite competition from Microsoft’s Xbox line, Sony’s PlayStation 4 stood its ground in 2016 to again become the year’s most sought after electronic device made exclusively for gaming. And now with the release of the PlayStation Pro, things are expected to get even better for the company.
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The best and worst features of Apple MacBook Pro

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When Apple first unveiled its new line of MacBook Pros it attracted rave reviews in most of the media coverage. Now that the actual units have started to ship out, it is clear that as much as the new MacBook Pros do have a lot going for them – it isn’t exactly ‘perfect’ either. With that in mind, if you’re thinking of getting your hands on a MacBook Pro it is helpful to know beforehand, what to expect from its best and worst features.
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MSI VR One backpack PC works with HTC Vive

MSI VR One backpack PC

At the Computex in Taiwan earlier this year, backpack PCs for virtual reality were all the rage. Taking advantage of almost nascent market, MSI in collaboration with HTC has launched its backpack PC called the VR One. The PC you can carry on the back features an angular look and is made to work perfectly with the HTC Vive VR headset. According to MSI, the PC also works just fine with the Oculus Rift. Read More…

Samsung ATIV Book 9 Pro is a 4K laptop with workstation like performance

Samsung ATIV Book 9 Pro laptop

It comes as a shocking surprise that Samsung (leading manufacturer of 4K screens) has not yet revealed their version of a 4K laptop. Toshiba came out with 4K laptop almost a year ago and Asus also came-up with their take of a 4K laptop after that. Dell made headway recently with an impressive 4K laptop in the XPS series and it is only now that Samsung has revealed ATIV Book 9 Pro, a 4K laptop that is targeted towards workstation lovers. The laptop sports a 15.6-inch touchscreen display having 3840×2160 resolution which should more than satisfy your love for HD screen.
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Gest lets you do away with keyboard to gesture-control your computer

Gest wearable

Don’t we all just hate using mouse and keyboard, especially when your daily job requires to use one. It would be such a relief if we would just magically do away with all this hardware and hope wearable technology comes to our rescue. Apotact Labs Gest is a wearable which satisfies your craving with a gesture-controlled device for controlling any kind of task on your computer or mobile devices. You can type without any keyboard required or control the elements of screen by specific gestures. A good example of that would be toggling the picture saturation while working on Photoshop.
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New HP Envy 34 is world’s widest curved all-in-one PC

HP Envy 34-inch curved all-in-one PC

Chances are you love all-in-one PCs and curved screens since they look appealing. To give you a taste of both in one extremely stunning package – HP has launched the Envy 34-inch curved all-in-one computer. Not really a new concept, but if for some reason you needed the widest curved screen all-in-one PC money can buy, this is the wonderful package you can take home. Measuring over three feet diagonally, the PC has 3,440 x 1,440 resolution 34-inch display offering an immaculate 178-degree viewing angle.
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Aye-Mac is world’s first Irn-Bru cooled custom computer

Irn-Bru cooled computer

Every computer, from the largest gaming rig to the smallest PC on your desk generates heat. Heat that can burn the innards of the system. We’ve seen fan and water cooled computers already; pushing that a stride further, enthusiastic modder John Lawson and his colleagues at PC Doctor (with shared passion for computers and Irn-Bru) have custom built a computer that is cooled by the country’s favorite orange beverage – the Irn-Bru – and it is called the ‘Aye-Mac.’   Read More…

IFA 2015: Acer Revo Build is a modular PC you can actually buy

Acer Revo Build series modular PC at IFA 2015

Modular PCs are going to be the next trend and there is no denying the fact that everyone wants to capture this untapped market in the coming years. Big names like Razer have tested their hands at making a prototype modular PC that is currently undergoing further development and Now Acer have one of their own. Announced at IFA 2015, the Acer Revo Build modular PC looks feasible and practically possible to roll-out in the consumer market. And yes, it is way past the prototype stage and you can get hands on it from October 2015.
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IFA 2015: Asus GX700 water-cooled laptop with a powerful GPU

Asus GX700 gaming laptop

Asus has unveiled the world’s first water-cooled laptop at IFA 2015 as an addition to its ROG (Republic of Gamers) lineup. The Asus GX700 laptop will have the water-cooled compartment attached to its back section and it is removable for times when you are not gaming. This 17-inch gaming laptop will boast a 4K display and will be powered by overclockable quad-core Skylake Intel K-Series processors and Nvidia GeForce GTX graphics card.
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