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PS4’s remote play has been a feature asked by many of the android device users. Now, Sony Interactive Entertainment has confirmed that with PS4 System Software Update 7.00, PS4 Remote play will become available for all Andriod Devie users. According to Sony, to be able to use PS4 Remote Play, users need to have an Android device with at least Android 5.0 or higher. Download the PS4 Remote Play App from the store and enjoy gaming on your mobile device. Aside from bringing the PS4 Remote Play to Android, Sony noted that “for iPhone or iPad users, the Remote Play App has been updated so you can now display the controller at all times and lock the screen orientation.” Also, players will be able to use their DualShock 4 wireless controllers via Bluetooth for Remote Play on an Android, iPhone, iPad, and Mac. All you need to do is update…

We know that Intel has been working on discreet graphics for a while now and while we have been getting some hints here and there, nothing concrete has been mentioned so far. Raja Koduri is leading the team behind Intel Xe Graphics and it seems that he might be pointing towards a potential Intel Xe Graphics reveal. Koduri recently posted a picture of a Tesla Model X on Twitter with a custom number plate the reads “Think Xe” the number plate also mentioned June 2020 and California. That is very interesting indeed. For the Twitter post, Koduri has also tagged Intel Graphics. You can check out the image below: This could be nothing at all or an attempt to hype things up. In any case, you should take this information with a grain of salt. Seeing how 2020, June, California and XE are all in the plate, we think that…

Microsoft has revealed its latest Surface Laptop 3. Traditionally, Microsoft has utilized Intel’s mobile processors but for Surface Laptop 3, the company has opted for AMD Ryzen chip. The chip in question is the Ryzen Surface Edition. This raises is the question, is Microsoft ditching Intel for good? Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 isn’t the first product to feature a Ryzen mobile CPU. Previously, we have seen laptop manufacturers introduce laptops based on Ryzen mobile CPUs. The reason for that is quite simple, Ryzen chips offer better performance than Intel chips. We have seen Ryzen desktop CPUs to blow past Intel in terms of performance. This also holds true for mobile chips. Not to mention, current Ryzen CPUs are based on the 7nm process node while Intel is still struggling to introduce 10nm CPUs in the market. Furthermore, Intel has been the target of serious security exploits which came to light…

When AMD or Nvidia releases a new generation of GPUs, the lineup comes with high-end, mid-range, and low-end GPUs. Each providing a different level of performance. AMD has launched its Radeon RX 5700 XT and RX 5700 GPUs. However, flashing the Radeon RX 5700 with RX 5700 XT BIOS grants a 10% performance boost and also saves you money. This is according to the test done by Techspot. The site flashed the AMD Radeon RX 5700 with RX 5700 XT BIOS and saw a boost in performance. This is something special considering the non-XT is cheaper compared to RX 5700 XT. According to the gaming benchmarks, the flashed AMD Radeon RX 5700 with RX 5700 XT BIOS saw a boost in performance. While I can only speculate, the BIOS for RX 5700 XT is designed to squeeze every bit of performance out of the GPU and hence it grants a…

Crossplay support was all the rage when it was introduced. While Microsoft supported it but, Sony resisted implementing cross-platform play for PS4. Eventually, Sony came to its senses and introduced PS4 crossplay. Now, PS4 Crossplay support is out of the beta phase and apparently is available for any game to use. This according to a report from Wired. According to the report, PS4 Crossplay Support is official out of the beta phase and is now available for any game to implement it with upcoming Modern Warfare taking advantage of it. While it’s not announcing the news explicitly, the PS4’s cross-play efforts have officially moved out of the beta stage, meaning that the console can support cross-play on any titles that studios provide the functionality for. This month’s Modern Warfare may be the first major title to take advantage of it at launch, and likely won’t be the last. Not only…

With Nvidia introducing real-time Ray Tracing with its RTX GPUs, more and more devs are including this feature to the PC version of their games. This eventually led to Sony and Microsoft confirming real-time ray tracing support for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett. However, next-gen consoles have a very different implementation of it. This is according to a Gizmodo insider, who recently reported a leak regarding next-gen consoles. Reportedly, both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett feature different techniques to implement real-time ray tracing. It seems like the source did reveal what techniques will be used but Gizmodo refrained from sharing them. Both PS5 and Xbox Scarlett will use AMD Navi based GPUs. Considering that, it’s understandable that next-gen consoles will use different techniques to implement ray tracing compared to Nvidia RTX GPUs. However, that isn’t the only thing the report has revealed. Reportedly, PS5 and Xbox Scarlett will see the…

Microsoft started the 3:2 aspect ratio trend with the Surface Pro series, but a few companies have revamped their PC lineup and followed Microsoft’s lead This aspect much more useful than 16:9 for a productivity laptop. Chinese computer manufacturer CHUWI is about to launch their latest UBook Pro 2-in-1 laptop on Indiegogo, with a 12.3-Inch, 3:2 aspect ratio display! CHUWI chose this aspect over their previously used 16:9 because they say it falls right in between 4:3 and 16:9, which are the two most common aspects in reading and media.  In other words, they’re claiming it to be the best intermediate solution. Little black bars won’t be too distracting in video playback, but web pages, magazines and especially PDF feel way more comfortable in reading or editing. It’s also interesting that smartphones nowadays are getting taller too, like the SONY Xperia 1’s 21:9 aspect ratio, but the reason here is…

Gears 5 is available on PC and the performance benchmarks are very interesting indeed. The AMD RX 5700 is a relatively new graphics card from the company and it competes with the Nvidia RTX 2060. The AMD RX 5700 is able to beat the Nvidia RTX 2060 in these Gears 5 PC benchmarks. At the time of writing, the ASRock Radeon RX 5700 reference design card is available for $350 and the cheapest RTX 2060 version that we could find was the MSI GeForce RTX 2060 VENTUS XS, for the same price. There are more expensive options on the market. Gears 5 PC Benchmarks: AMD RX 5700 Vs Nvidia RTX 2060 Gears 5 PC were taken using the 1080p resolution and different presets including Ultra, High and Medium. These cards are more than capable of running the game at 1080p 60 FPS so we have not included numbers for the…

AMD Ryzen 3000 series does not hit the advertised boost clocks and Intel has already fired shots at AMD because of this issue. AMD now responded to the issue and has announced an upcoming BIOS update that will fix the problem. Fans have complained regarding the matter and it seems to be a serious issue. You can check out the official statement below: We closely monitor community feedback on our products and understand that some 3rd gen AMD Ryzen users are reporting boost clock speeds below the expected processor boost frequency. While processor boost frequency is dependent on many variables, including workload, system design, and cooling solution, we have closely reviewed the feedback from our customers and have identified an issue in our firmware that reduces boost frequency in some situations. AMD has made it clear that it knows about the issue and that a fix will be released on…

Intel is trying to educate the press regarding AMD CPUs and their boost clocks. In a recently released slide deck, Intel included quotes from reviews that mentioned that AMD CPUs did not hit the advertised boost clocks on all cores. That might be true but it does not really affect a lot of people keeping in mind that the AMD Ryzen chips are more competitively priced when compared to Intel CPU. It makes sense to pick the cores that are best and have them boost to the highest frequency possible. Boost clock is not something ideal to have on all cores at all times. You can check out the Intel slide that mentions AMD false marketing its boost clocks below: It is a pity that Intel is trying to fire shots at AMD this way. Intel is a bigger company and should know better. AMD does make fun of Intel…