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Patriot Viper V380 RGB Gaming Headset Preview

Patriot Memory’s Viper V380 7.1 virtual surround sound gaming headset is engineered for better comfort and functionality all around with a 53mm neodymium drive, hinged over-sized ear cushions, protein-leather headband, and full spectrum RGB that’s customizable through the Viper Software to match your set up.

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AMD Radeon Crimson ReLive 17.7.2 Preview

AMD Radeon Crimson ReLive 17.7.2 Preview The next version of AMD’s Radeon Graphics Drivers, Crimson Relive 17.7.2, is right around the corner and includes a ton of updates. A revolutionary new feature is Enhanced Sync, which promises tearing-free low-latency gaming with normal monitors. Also included are bug fixes and many improvements to the GUI, to …

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AZIO Retro Classic Mechanical Keyboard Preview

Here at Benchmark Reviews, we’ve tested several AZIO keyboards and been impressed with the quality of their construction and the bang for the buck they offer. So when AZIO offered us the chance to take a look at a prototype of their project “MK Retro Pro” keyboard, we jumped at the chance– even though a retail version of this product is some months in the future. An evolution of AZIO’s existing “MK Retro” typewriter-themed keyboards, later renamed Retro Classic, ups the ante with a new design and new features.

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Intel Core i7-5960X Extreme Processor Preview

Intel has upped the ante for LGA2011 systems with the new LGA2011-V3 specification, comprising the new X99 chipset and Haswell-E CPUs. The top-end Core i7-5960X is Intel’s first consumer 8-core CPU and boasts an amazing 20 megabytes of on-chip cache and a new quad-channel DDR4 memory controller. As with the original “Sandy Bridge Extreme” Core i7-3960X CPU, the new Haswell-E systems will be very expensive. Benchmark Reviews does the work so you can see if they make sense for you.

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ASUS X99-DELUXE Motherboard Preview

Intel’s LGA2011 and its aging X79 chipset have soldiered along for that segment of the market that prized core count and memory bandwidth above all. But now there’s a new LGA2011 in town: LGA2011-V3, complete with the new X99 chipset, and Benchmark Reviews has ASUS’ latest X99-based motherboard to test. Replete with features like 5-way optimization, Crystal Sound audio, on-board 802.11ac wireless, m.2 SSD support, extensive overclocking options, and unique additions like a fan extension card and multiple ways to mount m.2 SSDs, the ASUS X99-DELUXE is aimed squarely at the enthusiast for whom only the very best will do.

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Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band WiFi Router Preview

Netgear unveiled their newest wireless router on June 25th and they didn’t pull any punches with this product introduction. The Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band WiFi Router (R8000) builds on the latest 5G Wi-Fi XStream technology from Broadcom and captures the crown for fastest consumer Wi-Fi router, if only for a while. On the surface, the most notable improvement is the addition of another 5 GHz 802.11ac band, stepping outside the dual-band architecture that has dominated the marketplace for more than five years.

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Microsoft Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Release Preview Available

Microsoft Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Release Preview Available Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry delivers Windows 8.1 technologies to intelligent systems across a range of industries. By Microsoft This week at the Build 2013 conference, Microsoft executives announced availability of the Windows 8.1 Preview, underscoring the opportunities for developers and partners throughout the ecosystem to execute on the company’s …

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