Fresh gear comes fast and furious in the wide-open world of PC hardware—so quickly that even computing faithful like us can’t possibly cover it all. Nobody wants to miss out on an interesting launch, though. So welcome to “This week’s new PC hardware,” our weekly roundup dedicated to keeping you informed of the most intriguing, important PCs, PC components, and peripherals announced over the past seven days.
This week was packed with significantly more PC news than normal due to the massive IFA 2018 trade show in Berlin, so we’ve been selective with the hardware highlighted. On tap: Intel debuts Whiskey Lake CPUs, ultra-fast 4K monitors pick up steam, the long-awaited Phanteks Evolv X case appears, and you’ll definitely want to feast your eyes on Acer’s wild triple-monitor “Thronos.” All that and more, inside.