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Reviews for Ryzen 3000 desktop CPUs have started to pour in as the CPUs are now available in the market. These AMD CPUs offer performance gains not only compared to previous Ryzen CPUs but, also on latest Intel CPUs including the Core i9-9900K. Despite the performance leap, Ryzen 3000 CPUs, for some reason, aren’t running Destiny 2. This means that CPUs like Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 7 3950X, despite having increased core/thread count compared to Intel, aren’t able to run Destiny 2. Players report that as they launch the game, it just shows up briefly in the Task Manager and then just vanishes. Also, the issue isn’t just with one or two CPUs from the line-up but is consistent with all AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs. Most of the Ryzen CPUs would have probably been bought by gamers. It’s ironic that many of them aren’t currently able to play their…

The AMD Ryzen 5 3600 has just been released and it is similar in specifications to the Intel 8700K. Here we are going to look at the performance benchmarks of the AMD Ryzen 5 3600 vs the Intel i7 8700K and see which CPU performs better. While the AMD and Intel CPUs have similar specifications the AMD chip has more cache supports PCIe Gen 4 and is priced lower. Before we get into the benchmarks, check out the specifications of the AMD Ryzen 5 3600 vs I7 8700K below: CPU AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Intel Core i7 8700K Socket AM4 LGA 1151 Cores/Threads 6 Cores / 12 Threads 6 Cores / 12 Threads Base Clock 3.6 GHz 3.7 GHz Boost Clock 4.2 GHz 4.7 GHz Fabrication 7nm FinFET TSMC 12nm FinFET TSMC Cache 32 MB 12 MB PCIe PCIe 4.0 PCIe 3.0 Memory DDR4 3200 MHz DDR4 2666 MHz TDP…

Playdate is a new handheld console developed by Panic Inc. Concepts of the console were revealed a while back but it is not available right now. Playdate scams are taking over Facebook and users are seeing ads for the handheld console that claim that you can buy one for $50. Officially the console is not on sale and the pricing is set at USD $149. Like everything else in life, if something seems too good to be true, then it most probably is. The same is the case here. The guys that are developing Playdate are already on the case and are actively trying to spread awareness of the scam so that people do not lose their money. The Playdate handheld console is supposed to release early in 2020. So you will have to wait another few months if you are interested in getting one. Scam alert: if you…

AMD has made a major comeback with Ryzen CPUs. Intel has been in the market for a long time now and has not delivered on performance gains over the years. This created a space for AMD to get in on the action. By offering great value and performance AMD Ryzen CPU sales have now overtaken Intel in Japan. Intel has been having issues with the 10nm process but the company seems confident that it has the roadmap and the strategy to take on AMD Ryzen CPU sales. The 10nm CPUs have been delayed time and time again. AMD on the other side is ready to release the 3rd generation of Ryzen CPUs that are based on the 7nm process and Zen 2 architecture. AMD came back with the first generation of Ryzen and while the sales were not as high as Intel, it slowly took market share from Intel. Now…

The PS5 has been rumored to beat the Xbox Scarlett and we talked about how that is not going to be the case. A new rumor suggests that the upcoming PS5 will deliver 14.2 TFLOPs of performance and will come with a 2 TB SSD. We know that Sony is working on making loading screens as short as possible. We have already seen a demo in with Spider-man loads in under a second on the PS5. We also found a Dynamic Loading patent that should cut down loading times from the software side. PS5 Leaked Specifications We know that the SSD that Sony is using in the PS5 used proprietary technology and we speculated that it could be some sort of custom SSD that uses the PCIe 4.0 interface. All in all, it seems that Sony is tackling loading times at the software and hardware levels. Keeping all that in mind…

Sony has confirmed PlayStation 5 specs but avoided to reveal any specifics. We know the console will feature a Zen 2 architecture based APU with Navi graphics, presumably named Gonzalo APU. Now a report has surfaced suggesting that PlayStation 5 Gonzalo APU is four times more powerful than PS4. This report comes from a well-known leaker in the PC community, Tum_Apisak. He recently posted Firestrike benchmarks and the benchmarks in question reveal the score for the PlayStation 5 Gonzalo APU. According to the benchmarks, the PS5 Gonzalo APU features four-time the power of a PS4. This makes sense given that Sony is targeting native 4K gaming with PS5. According to the Firestrike benchmark, PlayStation 5 Gonzalo APU scored over 20000 points. Not only that, if these benchmarks are to believed then Gonzalo APU is even more powerful than Nvidia’s GTX 1080, which itself is a powerful GPU. Also, the results…

The Nvidia RTX 2060 SUPER  is going to be announced in a few hours and a leaked GeekBench benchmark revealed what you can expect to see in terms of performance. The Nvidia RTX 2060 SUPER performs better than the non-super version which is no surprise. The Nvidia RTX 2060 SUPER performs similar to the AMD Navi RX 5700 from what we see in the benchmark. In Geekbench, the Nvidia RTX 2060 SUPER managed to score 248692 points. The graphics card was paired with the Intel Core i9-7960X. The benchmark confirms that the card will come with 8GB of VRAM rather than 6GB like the non-super version. This could make it a great card for 1440p gaming. The non-super version is very powerful and can run games at 1440p but users have complained that the 6GB VRAM is not enough especially when using high-resolution textures; that is true. The additional VRAM…

Bloodstained Ritual of the Night is now available on PC and while reviews are highly positive, there are some technical issues and errors in the game. It is nothing to worry most games have some errors at launch. Developers are working on fixing many of the reported issues. But until there is an update with fixes, we do have unofficial error fixes for you to try. There are reported problems on other platforms as well but the article will be focusing on the PC version of Bloodstained. Keep in mind that these are unofficial error fixes and while most of them seem to work, some errors may require official patches. Bloodstained Ritual of the Night Errors, Crashes, Fixes, and Tweaks There are certain problems affecting the Ritual of the Night right now such as the beta sale files issue, fatal error crash, and more. The following Bloodstained Ritual of the…

AMD X570 motherboards will be available before the launch of the Ryzen 3000 series CPUs. Scandinavian tech retailer Komplett.se has confirmed that shipping will start on July 3rd. AMD Ryzen 3000 series CPUs will release on the 7th of July. So, you will have plenty of time to pick up a motherboard if you are interested in buying the new CPUs. AMD X570 Motherboards Availability The following are the motherboards that Komplett.se has confirmed will be available before the launch of AMD Ryzen 3000 series. Some of the models will be available a few weeks after the release of the new Ryzen CPUs. You can check out the different motherboards from Gigabyte, Asus and MSI below: AMD X570 Motherboards Available Starting July 3rd The following are the motherboards that will be available on July 3rd: ASUS ROG Strix X570-F Gaming, S-AM4 MSI MPG X570 GAMING PRO CARBON, S-AM4 ASUS Pro…

The AMD Ryzen 9 3900X is the upcoming top of the line CPU from AMD that features 12 cores and 24 threads. At the moment, the top of the line Intel 9900K only offers 8 cores and 16 threads. This is why the announcement of the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X is so huge. Here we have some leaked benchmarks of the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X and the AMD Ryzen 7 3700X. AMD has provided some official numbers showing how the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X beats the 9900K. It is not surprising that the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X is able to do so keeping in mind the additional cores and threads but you can check out the numbers below: Interestingly the similar spec Intel 9920X costs around $1200. The AMD Ryzen 9 3900X  on the other hand, will be available on July 7th and will cost $500. That is great value…