The Nintendo Switch is selling so fast it‘s been sold out since launch. Nintendo is enjoying an early success, one that‘s on track to surpass the Wii. Accordingto Nielsen, the Nintendo Switch has little to no awareness among non-gamers 13 years and older. This doesn‘t sound right when you think how everyone is clamoring for  The post Nielsen Discovers Nintendo Switch Awareness Low Among Non-Gamers appeared first on TechFrag.
Nvidia has unveiledthe first chip in their upcoming Volta line; the professional grade Telsa V100 reportedly boasted an RD budget of three billion. This GPU isn‘t meant for gaming, but rather engineering and AI work. In fact, Jensen Huang, founder and chief executive officer of Nvidia spoke about the importance of AI when he unveiled  The post Nvidia Unveils The Massive Telsa V100 GPU appeared first on TechFrag.
ASUS has introduced a new and affordable 27-inch monitor aimed towards gamers: the VG275Q. The display uses a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and features a regular TN panel. The response time is excellent at 1 ms and the refresh rate is set at 75 Hz, with support for AMD FreeSync. Maximum  The post ASUS Launches Affordable VG275Q 27-inch Gaming Monitor Soon appeared first on TechFrag.
In the SiSoftware database, a popular tool being used for benchmarking, an unknown CPU has shown up which is most likely the AMD Raven Ridge APU. This new series of CPU‘s feature an integrated graphics card and will be released in the second half of the year for AMD‘s AM4 platform. The Raven Ridge APU‘s  The post AMD Raven Ridge APU with Four Zen Cores and 704 GPU Cores Spotted appeared first on TechFrag.
A couple of weeks ago, memory developer and manufacturer SK Hynix has announced that its GDDR6 technology would be made available in high-end graphics card starting from 2018. At the GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley, the company has shown a wafer with the GDDR6 chips and has also shown its specifications. The company promises  The post SK Hynix Shows Next-Gen GDDR6 Memory with Double Bandwidth appeared first on TechFrag.
Manufacturer ECS has introduced their newest and extremely compact mini computer, the PB01CF based on an Apollo Lake CPU. The enclosure has a volume size of only 0.15 liters, which is significantly smaller than an Intel NUC, although it is also somewhat less powerful. The computer runs on a full version of Windows 10. ECS  The post ECS Introduces Super Compact PB01CF Apollo Lake Computer appeared first on TechFrag.
At its Build 2017 developer conference in Seattle, Microsoft announced that Windows 10 is currently running on 500 million monthly active devices. This means that Microsoft is halfway to its to its original goal of reaching 1 billion users by 2018. Microsoft bases those numbers on how many Windows 10 devices have been active  The post Microsoft Announces That Windows 10 Is Running On 500 Million Monthly Devices appeared first on TechFrag.
Microsoft and Sony both started to push towards the higher end, enthusiast market with their iterative update of both the Xbox and PlayStation. Accordingto Nielsen Games research, only a small portion of the gaming community have an interest in buying the new mid-cycle consoles, while more consumers have never heard of either Project Scorpio or  The post Nielsen Games Says Most People Have Never Heard Of Project Scorpio Or PS4 Pro appeared firs
Biostar has just announced the release of a new AM4 motherboard: the TB350-BTC. As the name suggests, the motherboard is aimed at users who wish to explore mining cryptocurrency with their desktop computer, such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum and others. Although it has become unprofitable to mine Bitcoins with GPU‘s, some currencies such as Ethereum  The post Biostar Launches TB350-BTC AMD AM4 Motherboard Aimed At Crypto Mining appeared
We‘ve known for some time now that AMD would be releasing their upcoming Vega line of GPUs within the second quarter of 2017, but the details have been sparse. Several events have came and gone with no news of the Vega, but that might change at the upcoming Computex event where AMD has announced they  The post AMD Hints That Vega Will Be Unveiled At Computex appeared first on TechFrag.
Microsoft is holding its annualBuild developer conference in Seattle,Washingon. Microsoft is talking a lot about Windows 10 Creators update, the Windows Store, and the future of the Microsoft. We‘ve seen the direction Microsoft is going with Windows 10 and embracing more Apple-like features and services. The small tidbit of news Microsoft announced alongside the bigger  The post Project Scorpio‘s New Motion Interface Shown At Build
Users on theAnandtech forums have released the specs and model numbers for Intel‘s upcoming line of processors. The evidencecomes from a screenshot taken from a power point presentation and includes information on Kaby Lake and Skylake x processors. Most interesting of all is the fact that the post provides information on Intel‘s upcoming Core i9  The post Leak May Reveal Details About Intel‘s Upcoming i9 Processors appeared f
Routers in the home or office aren‘t that easy to get the hang of as they once were. Wifi networks have become congested with dozens of laptops, phones, tablets, and smart home devices. The generic router and modem you get from Comcast or Spectrum aren‘t capable or fast enough to handle all those extra devices.  The post Linksys Launches New Tri-Band Router And First Gateway appeared first on TechFrag.
Asus has announced that they will soon be launching retail-versions of their Radeon RX 580 Dual series. These upcoming graphics cards are overclocked from the factory settings featuring higher speeds. The Dual RX580-O8G will features speed of 1,380MHz whereas theDual RX580-4G will clock in at 1,360MHz. In terms of specs, theRadeon RX 580 will offer  The post Asus Announces New Radeon RX 580 Dual Graphics Cards appeared first on TechFrag.
On Thursday, security researches warned that more than twenty-fourHP tablets and laptops are designed to log every key stroke users make. The logs are then stored on an unsecured file on the device‘s hard drive. The keylogging software was found in a device driver made by Conexant which produces audio chips for the aforementioned HP  The post HP Devices Have Been Found To Contain Keylogging Software appeared first on TechFrag.
Microsoft‘s Builddeveloper conference is bringing a lot of news about Windowsand Microsoft‘s other endeavors. One on the biggest announcements from Microsoft wasn‘t about VR or their deal with the NFL. Instead, it was about Ubuntu, Fedora, SUSE Linux all coming to the Windows Store. This means ever major Linux-distro will easily be installed on Windows.  The post Ubuntu, Fedora, SUSE Linux Will All Be Available In The Windows
The controversy surrounding the explosive GalaxyNote 7 devices was a major PR problem for Samsung. Fortunately, the company seemed to recover by the time the Galaxy S8 launched. However, a new report out of the Philippines suggest that at least some of the S8‘s predecessors are having similar issues. The story was originally reported by  The post Samsung Galaxy S7 Catches Fire And Explodes While On Charger appeared first on TechFrag.
ASUS has announced a new portable monitor, the ZenScreen MB16AC. The monitor can be powered via either a USB Type A or USB Type C connection and has a diagonal of 15,6 inches. The display type is IPS and the monitor features a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The display should be  The post ASUS Announces Portable 15,6 ZenScreen MB16AC USB Display with IPS Panel appeared first on TechFrag.
At this year‘s Computex convention in Taiwan, AMD will hold a press conference on the 31st of May. It‘s almost certain that AMD will announce their newest generation of graphics cards, AMD Radeon RX Vega. The chip manufacturer has promised and assured multiple times that the RX Vega GPU‘s would release before the end of  The post AMD Sets Press Conference for 31st of May to Announce Radeon RX Vega GPU‘s appeared first on