Tag Archives: gaming

Acer Predator 21 X: We unbox the beastliest gaming laptop ever

It came in a Pelican case: The Acer Predator 21 X, all 18 pounds and $8,999.99 of it, a pure and uncompromising gaming machine that’s only theoretically portable. Seriously: This laptop is so heavy, we had to take turns holding it during our unboxing video. But to its credit, it has everything: Intel 7th-generation (Kaby Lake) Core i7-7820HK overclockable CPU 64GB of ... Read More »

12 reasons why gaming on a PC is better than game consoles

Ah, the old gaming PC versus video game console debate. Each have their merits, and each have their own league of fans who vehemently swear by one or the other. At the end of the day, it’s all about personal preference. Sure, it’s true that gaming consoles are easier for casual gaming on the couch, but there are 12 good ... Read More »

The best gaming headsets of the year

The Logitech G533 has toppled its own kin, the Logitech G933, for best mid-range wireless headset. Its refined design and solid features make it a great deal. The next great peripherals war is being waged over your ears. After every company on the planet put out a gaming mouse and then a mechanical keyboard, now it’s time for headsets. So many headsets. We know ... Read More »

The best graphics cards for PC gaming

“What graphics card within my budget gives me the best bang for my buck?” That simple question cuts to the core of what people hunting for a new graphics card look for: the most oomph they can afford. Sure, the technological leaps behind each new GPU can be interesting on their own, but most everyone just wants to crank the detail settings ... Read More »

Rose Pink Galaxy S8 arrives in North America

Samsung launched the impressive-looking Galaxy S8 in March, but its pink variant took until June to arrive. The Rose Pink option was announced in Taiwan and now it’s starting to expand to other markets as it’s hitting Mexico. The Rose Pink Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be available for pre-order from August 10 and will start shipping on August 16. Samsung partnered with case manufacturer ... Read More »

Acers new Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop 5 reasons you need to own it

The Acer 21X was a pretty over-the-top laptop that offered an over-kill of amenities for a price that was not exactly reasonable. And although it was designed for a specifically niche market, the laptop was created to show exactly how much could be crammed into a “portable” device. This time around, Acer has made a more realistic version of an ... Read More »

There’s now a game in which you build your own gaming PC

I’ve always wondered why simulator games (and an audience for them) exist for things like driving trucks, operating trains and being a goat: I guess they make sense for people who’ve actually tried and enjoyed those activities, or wanted to know what they feel like. (not sure about the goat thing though). That’s why my inner nerd was excited to ... Read More »

Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Launched With RGB Backlit Romer-G Switches

HIGHLIGHTS Users can customise individual key light on the keyboard Will be made available later this month Comes with Romer-G mechanical switches Logitech has unveiled its G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard meant specifically for e-sports gamers and claims to offer faster keystroke processing, which as most of you might know, can prove to be crucial in competitive gaming. The keyboard ... Read More »

Meet the Corsair One, Corsair’s ‘category-defying’ gaming PC debut

Corsair’s well-known for its wide array of enthusiast-focused PC cases, memory, liquid CPU coolers, and even liquid-cooled graphics cards. The company’s hardware powers many parts of PCWorld’s own graphics card test system. But now, after finding its footing with the bare-bones Bulldog PC, Corsair is combining its vast array of knowledge into its first-ever full-blown PC, dubbed Corsair One. Corsair ... Read More »

Mumbai to have first ever National Centre for Excellence for Animation, Visual effects, Gaming and Comics

Once the institute is established, undergraduate degrees, postgraduate degrees and research positions would be offered. Mumbai to have first ever National Centre for Excellence for Animation, Visual effects, Gaming and Comics RELATED STORIES Jammu-Kashmir: Winter vacation announced for schools Government to implement guidelines to prevent sexual and physical abuse of children in schools JNU: UGC notification on entrance exam approved, ... Read More »