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Intel's limited edition 5GHz Core i7-8086K goes on sale to celebrate the 8086's 40th anniversary

The Core i7-8086K may be named after the first x86 chip, but this is one of Intel's most advanced gaming processors.

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What to expect at E3 2018: Live stream details and game predictions for all major events

From the new games to expect to live stream times for all the major gaming events, this is your guide to E3 2018.

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Hitman 2 is here, with racecar assassinations and a brand new co-op mode

No, not the HItman 2 that already released back in 2002. This is a new one, following IO's 2016 reboot. And it might not be episodic this time, either.

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Newegg's got a 24-inch 1080p 144Hz FreeSync monitor for under $200

The Nixeus NX-VUE24B is $190 today at Newegg, featuring a TN panel with a 1ms response time, 144Hz refresh rate, and FreeSync.

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Hands on: MSI's App Player lets you crush mobile gamers

MSI's App Player creates a virtualized Android environment on your PC, so you can crush your pathetic, phone-using rivals.

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Hands on: The MSI GF63 is a gaming laptop with a pretty nice price

The MSI GF63 gives you plenty of game on the go, with enough money left over to actually be able to go outside.

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Alienware's AW988 is a premium wireless headset for a premium price

Alienware's AW988 is the company's first headset in nine years. It checks all the boxes, but its sky-high sticker price might not sit well with 2018's gamers.

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Alienware's Elite Gaming Mouse returns with a new shape, but the same high price tag

Alienware's Elite Gaming Mouse returns with a smoother, more ergonomic design. Still the same eye-watering, $90 price tag, though.

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We just tested the all-AMD Acer Predator Helios 500 gaming laptop

Here's how fast the new Acer Predator Helios 500 is with Ryzen 7 2700 and Radeon Vega 56 graphics

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AMD's Jim Anderson tells all about Threadripper 2

AMD's senior VP of computing sits down to talk about Threadripper 2's 32-core monster of a chip.

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We tested the Acer Predator Helios 500 with Ryzen 7 and Vega 56

We came, we benchmarked, and this is how fast it is.

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AMD tops Intel with its 32-core Threadripper 2, which will ship this year

AMD didn't have too much to say at Computex, but its announcement of a 32-core Threadripper 2 PC processor was enough. It also opened up its graphics roadmap with 7nm Vega GPUs.

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AMD's game-smoothing FreeSync tech makes its living room debut in Samsung QLED TVs

AMD's gameplay-smoothing Radeon FreeSync technology now works on select Samsung QLED TVs as PC gaming continues its march towards living rooms.

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MSI GF63: A gaming laptop that won't break the bank

MSI's GF63 laptop lets you game on the go with enough money leftover to actually be able to go out.

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MSI's App Player is the Cheater Mode you need to make mobile gamers feel bad

Gordon finds a dark purpose for MSI's App Player at Computex 2018: Play mobile games virtually on your PC, and crush the suckers playing on their stupid phones.

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Destiny 2's Forsaken reveal: This huge expansion could fix everything that needs fixing

Destiny 2's big Forsaken expansion adds a Magnificent Seven-inspired campaign, random rolls, a new Gambit mode, and a whole lot more.

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Cooler Master's MK850 keyboard wants to kill your gamepad with native analog controls

Cooler Master's MK850 uses Aimpad technology to give your keyboard the precision of a gamepad joystick

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Vampyr review: Destined to be a cult classic

Vampyr's social simulation of 1918 London is about as ambitious as it is broken, but those that can persist past the problems might really, really love it.

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Asus integrates OLED displays into ROG power supplies and liquid-coolers

The Asus ROG Thor 1200W power supply, and Ryuo and Ryujin liquid-coolers feature integrated OLED displays.