Up to Core i7-7700, GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, RGB LEDs

ZOTAC this past week formally introduced its first family of upgradeable small form-factor desktops for gamers. The ZOTAC MEK1 systems will come in two configurations, each featuring Intel’s Kaby Lake CPUs as well as NVIDIA’s Pascal GPUs. The MEK1 systems use off-the-shelf components and therefore can be easily upgraded by end users when they need to. The ZOTAC MEK1 Gaming PCs will come in Black … Continue reading Up to Core i7-7700, GeForce GTX 1070 Ti, RGB LEDs

Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti review: A fine graphics card—but price remains high

Mark Walton Specs at a glance: GeForce GTX 1070 Ti CUDA CORES 2432 TEXTURE UNITS 152 ROPS 64 CORE CLOCK 1,607MHz BOOST CLOCK 1,683MHz MEMORY BUS WIDTH 256-bit MEMORY BANDWIDTH 256GB/s MEMORY SIZE 8GB GDDR5 Outputs 3x DisplayPort 1.4, 1x HDMI 2.0b with support for 4K60 HDR 10/12b HEVC Decode, 1x dual-link DVI Release date November 2 PRICE Founders Edition (as reviewed): £419/$449/€469 The GTX … Continue reading Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti review: A fine graphics card—but price remains high

GTX 1070 SLI and i7-7820HK

GIGABYTE has announced a powerful all-new extreme gaming laptop in the AORUS X9. The X9 comes with a 7th generation Intel i7-7820HK overclockable processor, two GTX 1070s in SLI, four DDR4 slots supporting up to 64GB of DDR4-2400 memory, and an option of either a 17.3” 4K UHD IPS monitor or QHD (2560 x 1440) 120 Hz WVA panel. Additionally, the X9 offers an ESS … Continue reading GTX 1070 SLI and i7-7820HK

Nvidia might not let you overclock the 1070 Ti

One of the best things about being a PC owner is the ability to overclock our hardware. It’s always fun to tweak a GPU, for example, and squeeze a few more frames per second out of it. But new rumors claim Nvidia’s expected next card — the GTX 1070 Ti — won’t be overclockable. Speculation that a third ten-series Ti card was in the works … Continue reading Nvidia might not let you overclock the 1070 Ti