Corsair’s 4000D and 4000D Airflow cases (which were first spotted on Amazon back in July) get official today. The ATX cases both sport an understated boxy design with a tool-free tempered-glass side panel. The key difference between the two is the 4000D has a solid steel front (with vents on the sides), while the 400D Airflow’s front is generously ventilated with a diamond pattern. We have both models on the test bench, and you can expect reviews soon to see if they land on our best PC cases page. … [Read more...] about Corsair’s 4000D Cases Let You Prioritize Airflow or Clean Aesthetics
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Expect the RTX 3090 to be a pretty beefy card in terms of weight. We know the RTX 3080 weighs in at 1.355kg, so expect the RTX 3090 to be heavier than that. This may very well make GPU sagging a real problem (many of today's aftermarket cards come bundled with an anti-sag device already). So if you have your eyes on an RTX 3090 Founders Edition or even the RTX 3080, you'll probably want to consider a cheap anti-sag support bracket. Graphics Card sag can add extra wear and tear to your PCB, and in worst case scenarios, severe sagging will cause heatsinks to lose contact with your GPU and PCB components -- enough so to cause overheating. … [Read more...] about RTX 3090 Founders Edition Looks Massive Inside This PC Case
For this showdown, testing Windows (see how to get Windows 10 for free or cheap) would have been enough, but we also wanted to see how Windows performed against another operating system. Because it is one of the most popular Linux distros available, we threw Ubuntu 20.04 into the mix as another variable. Unlike Windows, Ubuntu doesn’t feature a fancy fast startup mode, though. There are no tricks or special programming implemented in Ubuntu’s boot routine. When booted, it loads up the OS files all at the same time and in the same order, time and time again. … [Read more...] about Which PC Boots Up and Shuts Down Faster: AMD or Intel?
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is an online multiplayer battle royal game that was inspired by the 2000 Japanese film Battle Royale. In the game, players parachute onto an island and begin their quest to survive from there. You scavenge for weapons and other equipment that will help you survive longer than the others. … [Read more...] about The Best Gaming Deals for September 2020: Nintendo Switch, PS4, and Xbox One
Mark of the Ninja: Remastered Stealth games are often the first to make use of groundbreaking new visual technology, but you don’t need ridiculously detailed characters and environments to create a rewarding stealth experience. Klei’s Mark of the Ninja is proof of that, with its 2D perspective and Saturday morning cartoon graphics pairing perfectly with simple and satisfying sneaking. With a few different tools at your disposal and the ability to quickly dart around environments to avoid being spotted by security, you truly feel like a ninja, and your relative fragility encourages moving around or behind enemies instead of trying to take them head-on. … [Read more...] about The best Mac games (September 2020)