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Nvidia is reportedly worried that it’s missing the boat

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends Nvidia and AMD trade blows when it comes to making some of the best graphics cards, but there’s one area where AMD obliterates Nvidia: gaming handhelds. The booming market of portable gaming PCs largely belongs to AMD right now. However, that might soon change, as it seems that Nvidia is gearing up to ensure that its chips power next-gen handhelds — but there are a few obstacles to consider before such a device can ever be made. AMD really went all-in on gaming handhelds at just the right…

Dell is starting March with a sale on laptops and gaming PCs

Dell Dell is well known for its many great laptop deals but it’s excelling right now with a huge sale on laptops, gaming PCs, monitors, and pretty much anything else you can think of when you think Dell. If you’re keen to find the best gaming PC deals or simply need great monitor deals, keep reading while we take you through some highlights. Ultimately, the best thing to do is tap the button below so you can see the full wealth of what’s out there but a little guidance never hurt anyone, right? Whatever you decide,…

How to unlock a keyboard that’s locked

Keyboards are one of the main ways we interact with our PCs. So it can be especially problematic when they suddenly become unresponsive or locked. But if you're having trouble unlocking your keyboard, there's no need to panic. There are a number of solutions you can try before giving up and just buying a new keyboard. Let's explore your options for fixing this issue. Here's how to unlock a keyboard that's locked. Image used with permission by copyright holder Check USB dongles and…

Frontiers of Pandora receives major bug fixes, quality of life improvements

Do you remember Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora? The open-world ARPG by Ubisoft saw its last update in early December. Now, after more than two months of radio silence, Avatar’s got a new update that includes some surprising improvements. Some aren’t anything to write home about, but other bits from the latest patch notes are worth your attention. Title Update 3 goes live with bug fixes galore The new Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora Title Update 3 patch notes highlight many quest-related bugs, from minor annoyances to soft…

How to install Windows on a Chromebook

The Google Chromebook is an excellent alternative to traditional PC setups, but some users may miss the look and feel of a Windows machine. If you’re the proud owner of a Chromebook, and yearn for the Microsoft OS experience, you’re in luck. Using a few simple tools, a couple of installs, and some patience, it’s actually not too difficult to get Windows 11 or 10 onto a Chromebook. The process involves several steps though, so we thought it best to build this guide to teach you how to safely and correctly…

Microsoft might end one of the most annoying GPU wars

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends The never-ending battle between AMD, Nvidia, and Intel doesn’t just involve their graphics cards — it also stretches to their respective upscaling solutions. It’s not all about performance, either, but also the number of games that support them. Microsoft aims to streamline and unify these upscalers, making it easier for game devs to add support for every GPU vendor. The main issue with having three different upscaling solutions lies not just in how well they all perform in relation to…

Common mistakes to avoid when building a mini-ITX PC

Fractal Building a mini-ITX PC can be an exciting challenge offering the promise of a compact, yet powerful computing solution. However, amid the excitement of assembling your system, it’s crucial to tread carefully and avoid common pitfalls that can derail your build. From compatibility issues to space constraints, navigating the intricacies of building a mini-ITX PC requires attention to detail and a keen eye for potential stumbling blocks. In this guide, we’ll explore the most common mistakes to avoid while…

new character, banners, and events for Version 4.5 – Destructoid

It’s that time of the patch cycle again, where HoYoverse announces all of the new content coming to Genshin Impact. In case you missed the livestream, here’s everything that was announced for Genshin Impact Version 4.5: Blades Weaving Betwixt Brocade! 4.5 livestream Primogem codes DAKTDBWTZTYRAT3BDSWTYBKD5TKAUAWAGBJR Each code grants 100 Primogems and various other materials. Redeem them either in-game or on the official site. These codes expire within a matter of hours, so be quick! 4.5 new characters The one new…

The best cooler for 7800X3D isn’t as powerful as you’d think

Jacob Roach / DigitalTrends The AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D is the best CPU for gaming, and it’s incredibly efficient, which means for most PC users who aren’t looking to transcode video or create 3D renders, it’s the best CPU overall. As efficient as it is, though, you do still need to cool it, and if you want it to run cool and quiet, you need a relatively capable one. But which is best? You could just buy the best air cooler or AIO cooler available, and that will work absolutely fine. Really well, in fact. But you don’t…

Get 10% off top computer monitor deals at Dell, upgrade now

Getty Images You probably spent a lot of time choosing or building your computer, and who wouldn’t? Especially if you’re a gamer, content creator, developer, or you work with AI. You want something suitably powerful to handle those tasks with ease. But while doing so, you might have forgotten to choose a top computer monitor. A model that includes high-resolution support, high frame rates, and an overall excellent design. Maybe you reused an old monitor. Or, perhaps you’d like to upgrade to a multi-monitor setup? …