1. cageymaru

    Highlights of the Microsoft HoloLens 2 Presentation at Mobile World Conference

    CNET has released a highlights video of the Microsoft HoloLens 2 presentation at the Mobile World Conference. The video shows some of the forward thinking solutions that Microsoft engineers have been working on for years to make working with holograms feel like interacting with objects in the...
  2. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology Oasis Demo

    AMD has announced the AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology Oasis Demo. The Oasis demo will allow users to explore the features and advantages of Radeon FreeSync technology over conventional display methods. The Oasis demo comes with features for full control and real-time configurable settings...
  3. cageymaru

    Intel Demos 112G PAM-4 Transceiver Utilizing Its 10nm FinFet Process

    Intel has released video of an I/O test demo showcasing its advanced 10nm FinFet process powering the Intel 112G PAM-4 transceiver. The 112 Gbps serial transceiver links will support the demanding bandwidth requirements of future data center, enterprise, and networking environments. The new 112G...
  4. cageymaru

    Here Is the AMD EPYC "Rome" C-Ray Demo

    AMD has released a new live demo of its prototype 2nd generation AMD EPYC "Rome" 64 core 7nm CPU vs 2x Intel Xeon Platinum 8180M CPUs where the workload is C-Ray. C-Ray is a floating point intensive benchmark that renders images. The systems in the demo rendered a total of 3 images; a 1080p...
  5. AlphaAtlas

    Modders Find Ways Around Resident Evil 2 Demo's Time Limit

    Capcom released a Resident Evil 2 demo last week, but it comes with a major caveat: players are limited to 30 minutes of gameplay. Personally, I despise time limits like that, as it compels me to rush through gameplay I'd otherwise take time to enjoy, and I suspect I'm not the only one with that...
  6. cageymaru

    AMD Cinebench Benchmark Demo at CES 2019 Buries the Current Intel Lineup

    AdoredTV on YouTube analyzes what was actually shown in the AMD Ryzen Zen 2 vs Intel Core i9-9900K demonstration at CES 2019. He explains what the numbers mean, how AMD derived them, and why the AMD Zen 2 7nm chip that defeated the cream of the crop from Intel was actually just a lower-midrange...
  7. cageymaru

    The Resident Evil 2 "1-Shot Demo" Is Now Available

    Capcom has released a timed 30 minute demo for the game Resident Evil 2. Players can die all they want during the demo, but after 30 minutes it is over. Players can get an idea of the game play in the horror title and test the performance of their systems. Capcom warns players of bugs that may...
  8. cageymaru

    AMD Is Developing a DXR Capable GPU and More Third Generation AMD Ryzen News

    During an interview with Mark Hachman of PCWorld, AMD president and CEO Dr. Lisa Su acknowledged AMD is "deep in development" of a GPU with real-time ray tracing (DXR) capabilities. She explained that building a development ecosystem was important as "development is concurrent between hardware...
  9. cageymaru

    Forza Horizon 4 Demo Is Now Available

    A demo for the game Forza Horizon 4 is now available on the Windows Store. The racing title has an October 2, 2018 launch date. System requirements are as follows: Windows 10 version 15063.0 or higher, x64, DirectX 12 API - Hardware Feature Level 11, 8 GB of memory, 2 GB of video memory...
  10. cageymaru

    Battlefield V Real-Time Ray Tracing and Graphics Options Explained

    Real-time ray tracing is the new hot word in PC gaming as Nvidia focused on it during the Nvidia RTX 2000 series reveal. Digital Foundry has been privy to new information about the tech and how it runs under the hood of Battlefield V from their discussions with DICE employees. For example...
  11. cageymaru

    Tomb Raider 2 Fan Made Playable Demo

    You can now play the impressive fan remake of Tomb Raider 2. Demo link is in the article. Runs like butter on my Ryzen 7 1700 and RX Vega 64.
  12. M

    Did NVIDIA Rig Its Computex Demo?

    At Computex 2017, NVIDIA demonstrated the differences between gaming with HDR and SDR. According to PCGamer, Dmitry Novoselov of HardwareCanucks was given access to the monitor setup used for the demo after noticing the dullness of the image. Checking the monitor himself, he was able to...
  13. FrgMstr

    Prey 2017 Demo to Consoles First

    This does not make me feel too good about the PC version of this game, but that is just a gut reaction. Bethesda has been on a tear lately with DOOM and Fallout 4, and I would expect that Prey would be no different. However, unless you are a console peasant, you are out of luck today. Check...
  14. S

    some questions after a Vive demo

    I recently went to a Microsoft Store to get their demo of the Vive, 10 minutes isn't exactly much time to get a good feel for it, but alas I don't know anybody with a Vive so I could get a longer demo. I have some questions about the tech. I was really excited for VR, especially after reading...