Smart Access Memory: the simple switch that makes an all-AMD gaming PC sing

With the introduction of AMD’s RX 6000-series GPUs, it’s possible to build a high-end PC that’s entirely reliant on red team technology. Multi-core processor running at 4.7GHz? Got it. Enthusiast-grade 4K graphics card? Fitted. PCIe 4.0 motherboard to plug it all into? Raring to go. Snap it all together and there’s even potential for a little bonus performance that AMD just found down the back of the PCIe interconnect, covered in dust. Something it likes to call Smart Access Memory.

It’s been a while since we would, nay, could wholly recommend an all-red rig for anything beyond the mid-range of gaming PCs. And by that I mean a fairly high-end PC, RX 5700 XT and all, but the spectrum is so skewed that we’re meant to think a $1,500 gaming PC is somehow ‘mid-range’. Regardless, AMD has been an easy enough recommendation to make for the budget and mid-range gamer,

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Black Friday Gaming PC Deals 2020: iBUYPOWER, CyberpowerPC, MSI & More Gaming Computer Savings Compiled by Deal Stripe

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Black Friday gaming PC deals have landed. Find the best savings on iBUYPOWER, HP, Dell, CyberpowerPC and more gaming desktops. Find the best deals by clicking the links below.

Best Gaming PC Deals:

  • Save up to $200 on high-powered gaming PCs at – check for live prices on best-selling gaming machines like the HP OMEN 15, OMEN 17, OMEN X5 and Pavilion series
  • Save up to 49% on top-rated gaming PCs from MSI, iBUYPOWER, Dell & CYBERPOWERPC at Walmart – including savings on Intel Core i7, pre-built & Legion by Lenovo gaming machines
  • Save up to $300 on top-rated gaming PCs at Amazon – check deals on pre built gaming computers, laptops and monitors from top rated brands like MSI, iBUYPOWER, CyberPowerPC and HP
  • Save up to $380 on a wide range of pre-built gaming desktops at Walmart – save on Alienware, Lenovo, Dell, HP and
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Get Lenovo’s Legion 5i 15 for almost $400 off, plus free game and antivirus

Lenovo’s slick Legion 5i is down to just $1,129 for a model with 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU and NVIDIA RTX 2060 GPU.

Gaming laptops almost never come cheap, but Lenovo’s mid-range Legion 5i lineup delivers a strong performance to price ratio. And thanks to Black Friday savings at B&H, that value has become even greater. A rather formidable model with Intel Core i7 CPU and NVIDIA RTX 2060 is $370 off, for a total price of $1,129. This is one of our picks for the best gaming laptop out there, and it’s a great way to get into PC gaming.

Lenovo Legion 5i 15 | $370 off

The Lenovo Legion 5i 15 with 10th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU, NVIDIA RTX 2060 GPU, and 144Hz 1080p display is down to just $1,129 at B&H for Black Friday. Included is Bitdefender Total Security 2020 for five devices for a

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PC Gaming Accessories Market 2020 Global Share,Trend,Segmentation And Forecast To 2025

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The crabs of PC gaming, ranked

PC Gamer Ranked are our ridiculously comprehensive lists of the best, worst, and everything in-between from every corner of PC gaming.

Crabs! In games, crabs come in many forms, from a tasty ingredient in your stew to a challenging foe on the battlefield to a nigh-unbeatable endgame boss. These many-legged monstrosities, like armored spiders from the sea, can be found across all genres—a looming mechanical unit in a strategy game, a dungeon terror in a hack-and-slash, or something that simply crawls into your underpants in an pixelated adventure.

Why has it taken so long for us to rank the crabs of PC gaming? Well, due to quirks in maritime law and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, it was previously illegal to put a bunch of videogame crabs on a numbered list and judge them. 

But thanks to the tireless work of our lawyers, millions of dollars spent on political lobbying,

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$400 off HP Omen & more

Black Friday is one of the best times of the year to upgrade your PC gaming peripherals. Whether you’re in need of a new monitor, a gaming keyboard or mouse, or even a new gaming laptop or desktop computer, there are sure to be loads of Black Friday gaming deals coming for this year’s event. In fact, many offers are already available to purchase right now.

Thanks to the weirdness that is 2020, retailers are going about this year’s Black Friday much differently than usual. For starters, many early Black Friday sales have already begun! With social distancing so important this year, retailers are hoping to keep their stores less crowded by offering Black Friday deals all throughout the month of November. We’re even seeing more offers available online this year than ever before, so you can skip going to the store entirely and do all your Black Friday shopping … Read More

Black Friday 2020: Razer Keyboard, Gaming Mouse, And Headset Deals

Black Friday 2020 is set to bring a lot of PC gaming deals, and some of the best come from Razer. Right now, you can snag a bunch of its best gaming keyboards, mice, and headsets for cheap–and Razer is expected to discount even more of its products as we get closer to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. At the moment, the best deal belongs to the Razer BlackWidow Elite gaming keyboard for only $85, down from its regular price of $170. That’s a huge discount for a keyboard that is regularly more expensive than most budget-friendly options.

Razer also has a number of great deals on its most popular gaming mouse lines: the DeathAdder, Viper, and Basilisk. We’ve compiled the best discounts below and will keep them updated as more Razer products go on sale.

If you’re looking for more Black Friday deals, there are a number of PC

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PS5 controller just got a killer upgrade for PC gaming

The PS5 is pretty much impossible to find right now, but the DualSense controller is fairly easy to find. And, thanks to a recent Steam update, you don’t even need a PS5 to get the most out of Sony’s innovative peripheral.

If you have a gaming PC and a few Sony-adjacent games, those will do just fine as well. The DualSense now has complete Steam compatibility, and while not every game will be fully compatible, any game that takes advantage of a common Steam developer tool will be.

The information comes from an official Steam blog entitled, simply enough, “Steam Input API Adds PS5 Controller Support.” Likewise, Steam’s full DualSense integration sounds similarly straightforward:

“All games currently using the Steam Input API are now fully compatible with the new PS5 controller – with no developer updates required, it just works,” the post reads. “Full support for the LED, trackpad,

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Black Friday 2020: Best Gaming Monitor Deals

Black Friday 2020 has officially kicked off, with many retailers kicking off their first slate of deals. Gaming monitors often see great discounts, but Black Friday has some of the best we’ve seen all year. It’s an excellent time to snag yourself a new gaming monitor, as the first deals from Best Buy are now live. Lenovo has a deal on

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‘I Forget About the World:’ Afghan Youth Find Escape in a Video Game

KABUL, Afghanistan — Rifle fire, hurried footsteps and distant explosions. The rat-a-tat of a firefight. Cars mangled from grenades. The young man was transfixed.

It could have been any day in Kabul, where targeted assassinations, terrorist attacks and wanton violence have become routine, and the city often feels as if it is under siege. But for Safiullah Sharifi, his behind firmly planted on a dusty stoop in the Qala-e Fatullah neighborhood, the death and destruction unfurled on his phone, held landscape-style in his hands.

“On Friday I play from early morning to around 4 p.m.,” said Mr. Sharifi, 20, with a sly grin, as if he knew he was detailing the outline of an addiction to a passer-by. His left hand is tattooed with a skull in a jester’s hat, a grim image offset by his lanky and not-quite-old-enough demeanor. “Almost every night, it’s 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.”


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