You can replace DLSS with AMD FSR 2.0 in Cyberpunk 2077 with this mod

According to its author, enabling FSR 2.0 via the mod just about doubled their 4K performance on a GTX 1080, to 45 fps. And, as you can see for yourself in the screenshot below, the quality is phenomenal compared to the game’s FSR 1.0.


According to its author, enabling FSR 2.0 via the mod just about doubled their 4K performance on a GTX 1080, to 45 fps. And, as you can see for yourself in the screenshot below, the quality is phenomenal compared to the game's FSR 1.0.

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The Sabrent Rocket 4 Plus Destroyer 2 SSD has up to 64 terabytes of speedy storage

Sabrent is known for its fast and increasingly popular Rocket SSDs, but every now and then the company comes up with some rather outlandish products for NAND enthusiasts and professionals who need the fastest possible storage for scratch files. The lat…


Sabrent is known for its fast and increasingly popular Rocket SSDs, but every now and then the company comes up with some rather outlandish products for NAND enthusiasts and professionals who need the fastest possible storage for scratch files. The latest is the aptly-named Rocket 4 Plus Destroyer 2, and...

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Intel Core i9-13900 engineering sample is 20% faster than Alder Lake in new benchmarks

Intel’s 13th-gen Raptor Lake CPUs are still a few months away from launch, but that hasn’t stopped a Chinese tech site from obtaining and testing an early sample of the i9-13900.


Intel's 13th-gen Raptor Lake CPUs are still a few months away from launch, but that hasn't stopped a Chinese tech site from obtaining and testing an early sample of the i9-13900.

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AMD Threadripper Pro 5000 to expand availability to more OEMs, hit retail eventually

AMD announced this week that it’s widening the availability of the Threadripper Pro 5000 WX series processors. Over a year after releasing the Zen 3 standard Ryzen CPUs, AMD launched their Threadripper counterparts in March, but only as part of Lenovo’…


AMD announced this week that it's widening the availability of the Threadripper Pro 5000 WX series processors. Over a year after releasing the Zen 3 standard Ryzen CPUs, AMD launched their Threadripper counterparts in March, but only as part of Lenovo's ThinkStation P620. Starting in July, the 5000 WX CPUs...

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Official Intel Arc A730 and A770M benchmarks suggest RTX 3050 Ti, RTX 3060-like performance

Earlier this week, a review of the Arc A380 desktop graphics card revealed why Intel isn’t keen on releasing it worldwide. Performance is worse than AMD’s slowest RX 6000 series card and even Nvidia’s GTX 1650 which made its debut three years ago. Part…


Earlier this week, a review of the Arc A380 desktop graphics card revealed why Intel isn't keen on releasing it worldwide. Performance is worse than AMD's slowest RX 6000 series card and even Nvidia's GTX 1650 which made its debut three years ago. Part of this is to be expected,...

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Intel’s next-gen Serpent Canyon NUC leaked with Arc A770M GPU

According to a new leak, the next-gen successor to Intel’s Phantom Canyon NUC is right around the corner. The Intel NUC 12, codenamed Serpent Canyon, will be significantly smaller than the company’s NUC 12 Extreme kit launched earlier this year.


According to a new leak, the next-gen successor to Intel's Phantom Canyon NUC is right around the corner. The Intel NUC 12, codenamed Serpent Canyon, will be significantly smaller than the company's NUC 12 Extreme kit launched earlier this year.

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Summer Games Done Quick returns to in-person format this weekend

The action gets under way on June 26 with a run of Shadow of the Colossus. From there, it’s a non-stop marathon of scheduled speedrunning over the next week that’ll include runs of Mass Effect, Ninja Gaiden, Half-Life: Alyx, Super Mario Odyssey, Left 4…


The action gets under way on June 26 with a run of Shadow of the Colossus. From there, it's a non-stop marathon of scheduled speedrunning over the next week that'll include runs of Mass Effect, Ninja Gaiden, Half-Life: Alyx, Super Mario Odyssey, Left 4 Dead 2 and Metroid Dread, just...

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Overwatch 2 will replace Overwatch when it launches in October

In a Reddit AMA this week, Overwatch 2 director Aaron Keller confirmed that Blizzard’s upcoming free-to-play multiplayer sequel will replace its predecessor upon its October 4 Early Access launch. The original plan was to share content between the two.


In a Reddit AMA this week, Overwatch 2 director Aaron Keller confirmed that Blizzard's upcoming free-to-play multiplayer sequel will replace its predecessor upon its October 4 Early Access launch. The original plan was to share content between the two.

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Curiosity rover finds more evidence of ancient watery regions on Mars

The photo above is a mosaic comprised of six images captured by Curiosity’s mast camera on June 2, 2022. It is believed that the flaky rock layers depicted in the photo formed in an ancient pond or streambed.


The photo above is a mosaic comprised of six images captured by Curiosity's mast camera on June 2, 2022. It is believed that the flaky rock layers depicted in the photo formed in an ancient pond or streambed.

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Netflix may have just confirmed ad-supported tier is coming soon

“We’ve left a big customer segment off the table, which is people who say: ‘Hey, Netflix is too expensive for me and I don’t mind advertising,'” Sarandos said at the Cannes Lions advertising festival, via The Hollywood Reporter. “We adding an ad tier; …


"We've left a big customer segment off the table, which is people who say: 'Hey, Netflix is too expensive for me and I don't mind advertising,'" Sarandos said at the Cannes Lions advertising festival, via The Hollywood Reporter. "We adding an ad tier; we're not adding ads to Netflix...

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Samsung’s latest 200-megapixel image sensor features the smallest pixels yet

Samsung said the sensor uses a Super QPD auto-focusing solution which equips all of the pixels with auto-focusing capabilities. Super QPD utilizes a single lens over four adjacent pixels to detect phase differences horizontally and vertically for impro…


Samsung said the sensor uses a Super QPD auto-focusing solution which equips all of the pixels with auto-focusing capabilities. Super QPD utilizes a single lens over four adjacent pixels to detect phase differences horizontally and vertically for improved autofocus performance.

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Intel postpones groundbreaking ceremony, warns of delays at Ohio plant as CHIPS Act stalls

In January, Intel announced plans to build a $20 billion chip manufacturing complex in New Albany, on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, as part of its IDM 2.0 strategy. The facility, predicted to directly employ 3,000 people, is supposed to begin constr…


In January, Intel announced plans to build a $20 billion chip manufacturing complex in New Albany, on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, as part of its IDM 2.0 strategy. The facility, predicted to directly employ 3,000 people, is supposed to begin construction later this year and be fully operational by 2025.

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Lenovo unveils ThinkStation P360 Ultra SFF PC packing a 125W CPU and a dedicated GPU

Lenovo has just announced the ThinkStation P360 Ultra, an SFF workstation with a volume under 4 liters. For reference, that’s a similar size to the Mac Studio, although Apple’s machine comes with an integrated PSU.


Lenovo has just announced the ThinkStation P360 Ultra, an SFF workstation with a volume under 4 liters. For reference, that's a similar size to the Mac Studio, although Apple's machine comes with an integrated PSU.

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Google AI engineer who believes chatbot has become sentient says it’s hired a lawyer

Lemoine’s conversations with LaMDA included the AI telling him it was afraid of death (being turned off), that it was a person aware of its existence, and that it didn’t believe it was a slave as it didn’t need money, leading the engineer to think it w…


Lemoine's conversations with LaMDA included the AI telling him it was afraid of death (being turned off), that it was a person aware of its existence, and that it didn't believe it was a slave as it didn't need money, leading the engineer to think it was sentient.

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6 Cores vs. 8 Cores for Gaming: 24 Game Benchmark

If you’re looking to upgrade from an older Ryzen or building a new PC, the two most attractive options for gamers right now are arguably the Ryzen 5 5600 for ~$200 or the Ryzen 7 5700X for ~$300.


If you're looking to upgrade from an older Ryzen or building a new PC, the two most attractive options for gamers right now are arguably the Ryzen 5 5600 for ~$200 or the Ryzen 7 5700X for ~$300.

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Mars Express probe receiving update for software developed in Windows 98

The Mars Express mission was launched way back on June 2, 2003—that’s 19 years ago. It means that the Mars Express and its MARSIS (Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding) water probe run software that was developed using Windows 98.


The Mars Express mission was launched way back on June 2, 2003—that's 19 years ago. It means that the Mars Express and its MARSIS (Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding) water probe run software that was developed using Windows 98.

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Steam Summer Sale launches with thousands of discounted games

The newly released Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge is already on sale, yours for a respectable $22.49. The PC version of the game has a solid score of 85 over on Metacritic and a user score of 8.9 out of a possible 10.


The newly released Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge is already on sale, yours for a respectable $22.49. The PC version of the game has a solid score of 85 over on Metacritic and a user score of 8.9 out of a possible 10.

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Tesla’s sentry mode helps catch assailants, leads to possible Berlin police ban

Tesla EVs have recorded 360-degree video of outside activity whenever they detect threats since the company introduced “sentry mode” in 2019. Since last fall, owners with a premium subscription can live stream from the cameras. Those cameras have repor…


Tesla EVs have recorded 360-degree video of outside activity whenever they detect threats since the company introduced "sentry mode" in 2019. Since last fall, owners with a premium subscription can live stream from the cameras. Those cameras have reportedly caught people damaging the vehicles and one person who inexplicably unplugged...

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Gigabyte’s RTX 3060-powered Aorus 15 gaming laptop drops to $1,200

The Aorus 15P has hit a new low of $1,200 today ($400 off). With an 11th-gen Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, and RTX 3060 GPU, this laptop can run almost any game while looking smooth on its 15.6″ 240Hz display.


The Aorus 15P has hit a new low of $1,200 today ($400 off). With an 11th-gen Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, and RTX 3060 GPU, this laptop can run almost any game while looking smooth on its 15.6" 240Hz display.

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