Tag Archives: gaming

Asus officially teases Zenfone Max Pro (M2), promises next generation gaming

Asus Indonesia tweeted out an official teaser for the Zenfone Max Pro (M2), which is slightly misleading and tries to suggest that the phone has a triple camera, even though it doesn’t. We saw as much in the leaked video review. Official Asus Zenfone Max Pro (M2) teaser The second generation Pro will be unveiled on December 11 and the ... Read More »

Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest

With major advances in laptop CPUs and graphics technologies, you can now get great gaming performance in sizes from slender to huge, and prices from budget to sky-high. That’s where this handy-dandy buyer’s guide come in. We’ll name the best gaming laptops currently available, and we’ll highlight what to look for when buying a gaming laptop. (Check back often, as ... Read More »

Nubia Red Magic Gaming Smartphone to Be Globally Available via IndieGoGo

HIGHLIGHTS Nubia Red Magic available for $399 in the IndieGoGo campaign The company will ship the handset to India as well Buyers can avail one of the three deals listed on the site Nubia Red Magic smartphone was launched last week as the first gaming smartphone by ZTE. Now, the handset has been made available through the crowdfunding site IndieGoGo. Early backers can get the smartphone ... Read More »

Sony Expects Gaming Business Profit as Strong Yen Eats Into Image Sensors

Japan’s Sony Corp said on Friday it expects operating profit to fall 8.8 percent in the financial year through March 2019 as a stronger yen eats into profit from the image sensor business. The electronics and entertainment firm forecast profit to fall to CNY 670 billion ($6.13 billion) from CNY 734.86 billion a year prior, when earnings exceeded the previous peak set in the ... Read More »

TAG: Episode 01 | State of PC Gaming in 2018

Talk About Games is Gadgets 360’s weekly gaming show. For our first episode, we discuss the state of PC gamingin 2018. Currently, it’s been more expensive than it’s ever been to build a decent gaming PC in India, and it doesn’t help matters that game prices have become equally expensive if not more so. Join Gaming Editor Rishi Alwani and Reviews Editor ... Read More »

Taming the beast: how to build a gaming PC for 2018

Buying a new games machine is a major investment in these financially tricky times. A capable PC that will cope with the latest releases for at least 18 months will start at £600, but, whatever you pay, your quest will involve a series of challenging decisions and compromises. So, if you’re thinking about splashing out this year, we’ve pulled together tips and ... Read More »

Why gaming on MacOS is dead forever and never coming back

Mac gaming is dead. Right now, there are just 4,500 games to play on Steam for MacOS. That’s more than zero, but as a means of comparison, it’s around the number of PC games that will hit Steam this year alone. While gaming on Apple’s iOS platform keeps growing, gaming on MacOS isn’t in good shape. But then again, the hope of ... Read More »

Dell is selling our favorite budget gaming laptop for $800 right now

Bargains are in a bit of a lull before the holidays arrive, but there are still a few decent deals out there. Right now, Dell is offering a 15-inch gaming laptop with a Core i5 Kaby Lake processor, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti graphics card for $800, and IPS screen. That last detail—the IPS screen—makes this price ... Read More »

The Full Nerd episode 31: The state of 4K gaming, Intel’s 4-way VR PC, upcoming PC builds

In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Dan Ma…er, Adam Patrick Murray dive deep into the state of 4K gaming. How much do 4K monitors cost these days? What sort of graphics card do you need to power a 4K gaming rig? Should you splurge on a FreeSync or G-Sync monitor? Heck, is 4K gaming even worthwhile? The live ... Read More »

Best mouse pads for gaming or business

. A great mouse mat is a must for gamers, reducing wear on wrists during hours of intensive play. Many modern ones use chemical coatings or specially engineered surfaces to improve sensor accuracy or reduce drag—a boon if you’re doing repetitive motion that requires high accuracy. (Don’t mistake mouse mats for the smaller mouse pads, once an absolute necessity in ... Read More »