Our GPU pricing index shows just how overpriced the latest graphics cards are, if you're even willing to bother with eBay. Trying to sift through eBay sold listings while eliminating fake "here's a picture of a card" red herrings takes some effort, but the clear trend is that every GPU that's even remotely useful for mining has shot up in price, dragging most recent GPUs along for the ride. But what's the best value if you simply have to buy a graphics card right now? Say hello to some old friends! Based on the performance we measured in our GPU benchmarks hierarchy, and combined with current (the past week) eBay prices, we generated an FPS-to-dollar metric to see which cards might be worth considering. The winner, as you've no doubt guessed from the headline, was Nvidia's relatively ancient GTX 970 card from late 2014. The GTX 970 sports the Maxwell architecture, with 5.2 billion transistors fabricated on TSMC's 28nm high-performance node. Those were good times! The … [Read more...] about 2014-Era GTX 970 Emerges as Value GPU on eBay During Shortage
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Asus just announced the ProART B550-Creator, the first AM4 motherboard to come with Thunderbolt 4 support. The motherboard will be available next month with a price tag of $299. Like its other ProART motherboards, the ProART B550-Creator arrives with a minimalistic design that features a black exterior accented by gold accents. The motherboard employs a powerful 12+2-phase power delivery subsystem that's cooled by a pair of thick heatsinks. The motherboard feeds the processor with a combination of a 8-pin EPS and 4-pin ATX power connectors. On the memory side, the ProART B550-Creator is equipped with four DDR4 memory slots and accommodates up to 128GB of memory. However, Asus didn't specify up to what memory frequencies are supported. Storage-wise, the ProART B550-Creator offers four normal SATA III connectors for conventional hard drives and SSDs. There are also a pair of M.2 ports for high-speed storage. Logically, the primary M.2 port adheres to the PCIe 4.0 x4 interface, … [Read more...] about Asus Launches First AMD B550 Thunderbolt 4 Motherboard
Dell is an old name in the computer world, but age hasn’t slowed it down one bit. Today, some of the best and most bleeding-edge ultrabooks, 2-in-1 convertibles, 4K laptops, and gaming machines proudly bear the Dell logo, and top among these is the excellent XPS line which has long held a place among the best laptops money can buy. These are premium PCs which typically have price tags to match, but if you’re here looking for laptop deals , you’ve come to the right place, because we’ve scoured the web to bring you a handy list of all the best Dell XPS deals going right now. Today’s best Dell XPS deals Dell XPS 13 Laptop (10th gen Core i7 CPU, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) — $784, was $1,050 Dell XPS 13 Laptop (10th gen Core i7 CPU, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) — $900, was $1,250 Dell XPS 13 4K Touch Laptop (10th gen Core i7 CPU, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD) — $1,176, was $1,700 Dell XPS 13 4K 2-in-1 (11th gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD) — $1,250, was $1,550 Dell XPS 13 … [Read more...] about Best cheap Dell XPS deals for March 2021
If you’ve been on the hunt for a gaming laptop powerful enough to handle all the action and lightweight enough to go with you anywhere, now’s your chance to grab the Alienware m15 R3 Gaming Laptop at a whopping $650 discount. Dell has cut the price from the original $1,800 to just $1,150, saving you 36%. This beats Dell’s Boxing Day and President’s Day sales while matching the price it hit for Cyber Monday. We’ve never seen it drop lower than this. If you want to snag this deal before the fall, we suggest acting fast. Buy Now The Alienware m15 R3 Gaming Laptop comes equipped with the 10th-generation Intel Core i7 processor, a 15.6-inch FHD display, 16GB DDR4, and a 512GB PCIe solid state drive. It weighs in at just 4.65 pounds and is less than 20.5mm thick, making it ideal for on-the-go gamers. This laptop is constructed of magnesium alloy materials for an exceptional build quality and a stylish aesthetic. Its dual-intake and dual-exhaust airflow, advanced heat-dissipation … [Read more...] about Dell slashes $650 off this powerful Alienware gaming laptop
As we look forward to spring, and many of us are still stuck indoors and working remotely, never has there been a better time to invest in a new laptop — just look at these Dell XPS Deals . In fact, right now at Dell, there are amazing discounts on the Dell XPS 13, Dell XPS 13 Touch, and Dell XPS 15 laptops. Shop now and find the right one for you, on sale! Dell XPS 13 Laptop — $750, was $1,050 While this 13-inch powerhouse might not have the Touch capabilities that other Dell XPS machines boast, there’s still plenty to love about this laptop, and the price is hard to beat. First off, it’s powerful; it’s got a 10th-generation Intel Core i7-10510U Processor (8MB Cache, up to 4.9 GHz, 4 cores), backed up by 8GB RAM and a 256 GB solid state drive. That means that you can multi-task to your heart’s content, or have as many tabs open as you wish. It might be the ultimate travel computer for work, especially with the 13.3-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) InfinityEdge Display, which is great … [Read more...] about Hurry! Dell XPS laptops are discounted by up to $670 today!