There are various components in your PC that can affect your gameplay. It isn’t just all about processor clock speed, how many cores you have, or how powerful your GPU is. Sure, those things are important, but like we said, there are other factors that can affect how well a game runs on your computer.
GPUs are in high demand these days, not just by gamers, but people who need the processing power to do things like mine cryptocurrency. This is why if you’re having a hard time trying to get your hands on a high-end GPU, you’re not alone. Unfortunately, it seems that those shortages have just gotten worse.
A lot of laptops these days continue to use LCD screens. One of the reasons why laptop makers aren’t hurrying to hop onto the OLED bandwagon is because of cost, where larger OLED displays will no doubt cost more compared to the smaller ones found on our phones, but that being said, there are some who are making the transition.
MSI has announced the launch of a new gaming monitor which it says is going to be blazing fast. The MSI Oculux NXG251 is a 25 inch 1080p gaming monitor compatible with NVIDIA G-Sync that touts a blistering 240 Hz refresh rate and 0.5 millisecond response time. The company has aimed this display at serious gamers and eSports professionals.
Another Computex comes to an end, and once again, there are a flurry of great announcements and products related to the PC industry and derivatives such as VR/AR and Gaming. We have run around to check as many things as we could (check our Computex 2017 coverage), but we didn’t stray too far from our normal regimen of laptops and key components such as CPUs and GPUS.We’ve compiled this list (no […]
The market for powerful gaming laptops that provide impressive specifications while manage to be thin and light continues to grow, which is why we’re seeing so many of these notebooks being unveiled at Computex 2017 in Taiwan. MSI has launched its new GS63VR notebook at the event. It’s a gaming laptop with NVIDIA GTX 1070 graphics that’s packed inside a chassis that measures 0.69 inch thick.
MSI has a new notebook for gamers. The MSI GT83VR Titan SLI has been honored as the Computex Best Choice Golden Award Winner. It has also unveiled the MSI VR One Backpack PC today which was awarded the Computex Best Design Award. Both products will be showcased at the Computex show later this month.
Most powerful virtual reality headsets these days are not untethered, meaning that you need to hook them up to a powerful PC in order to enjoy the immersive VR experiences that they provide. Now you can’t actually take your desktop PC with you but manufacturers have come up with a way to make that happen. They have created VR backpacks which basically put a VR-ready PC on your back and […]
If you are thinking about purchasing a proper virtual reality headset like the Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, you’re going to need a gaming rig as well that’s capable of supporting the headset. This means that proper VR headsets aren’t portable unless you have a really expensive gaming laptop or you are capable of carrying a desktop with you on the go. MSI is seeking to address this with a new […]
Virtual reality needs to be powered by something, and in the case of the Samsung Gear VR and Google Cardboard, it would be our phones. However in the case of the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, they are powered by computers. Now if you’d rather have your VR rig be more mobile, you will be pleased to learn that MSI might have a laptop for you.
If you’re looking for a gaming rig, there are plenty of brands to choose from, but if you’re looking for something a little more unique in terms of design, MSI’s Vortex might be of interest to you, and the good news is that the computer is now ready for shipping so if you like what you see and have the cash to splash, why not?
When it comes to choosing components for a DIY computer, there are many options to choose from. However there are some computer builders and enthusiasts who might be picky in terms of how their components look. For example there are RAM kits like the Corsair Dominator Platinums which actually comes with built-in LEDs that light up.Then there are water cooling options with lights, fans with lights, cable sleeves, and etc. […]
MSI is a brand that gamers are probably familiar with when it comes to GPUs. They might also be acquainted with the company’s gaming laptops, but it seems that is not all the company has in their lineup. Recently MSI took the wraps off a pair of new workstation laptops, so if you’re not necessarily looking for a gaming rig, maybe these two new laptops might be of interest to […]
We do know that migratory patterns point to humans making their way from small towns and villages into cities, for the simple fact that economic opportunities are a whole lot more comprehensive there, but with it, comes the price to pay – you get considerably less amount of living space for the same amount of money paid in the countryside, and in certain extreme situations, you might even have to […]
Due to the design of laptops which are meant to be portable, the keyboards that usually come with laptops tend to be a tad cramped and are usually low-profile so as to fit within the device without it being too thick. Well it looks like MSI is going against convention and has recently announced the GT80 Titan gaming laptop, a laptop that actually comes with a mechanical keyboard built-in.The keyboard […]
I know that we have seen our fair share of tablets that can be docked and it will then function as a pseudo-notebook or laptop of sorts, but here we are with something that takes things a wee bit further up the proverbial food chain. I am referring to the MSI GS30 Shadow gaming notebook which works as a decent portable replacement for your gaming desktop whenever you hit the […]
While desktops are generally preferred when it comes to gaming, due to the ease of swapping out parts for upgrades, cheaper parts for upgrades, and better cooling, there are some who are too busy or who travel too often to get a desktop.Instead these people will have to rely on gaming laptops instead in order to get their gaming needs on. There are plenty of brands out there to choose […]
MSI is no stranger when it comes to gaming notebooks, as we have also seen the company roll out their fair share of releases in the past. This time around, however, MSI has something slightly out of the ordinary which might just help you sit up and take notice – they have announced what is deemed to be the first 3K gaming notebook in the industry, where the MSI GT60 […]
MSI has just announced a couple of mobile workstations for the masses – the MSI GT70 20K and MSI GT60 20J, where both of them will be powered by NVIDIA Quadro graphics as a way to whet your appetite. Both the MSI GT70 as well as GT60 have received certification from folks over at Adobe Creative Suite 6, Autodesk and SolidWorks, where it will arrive with NVIDIA Quadro K3100M and […]
The processor wars have long been over, where AMD vs Intel used to be a title fight, but they more or less have found their respective niches to settle down and co-exist harmoniously, with the latter being the dominant player for so many years already. Still, this does not mean that AMD is down and out. No sir, the latest Windows 8 tablet from MSI, known as the MSI W20, […]