Brad Chacos

Senior Editor

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

Shop carefully: Some Radeon RX 5600 XT graphics cards are much faster than others

Sapphire Pulse Radeon RX 5600 XT review: Punching above its class
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Sapphire Pulse Radeon RX 5600 XT review: Punching above its class

The AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT delivers outstanding 1080p gaming, knocking out the GeForce GTX 1660 Ti thanks to a last-minute upgrade. Make sure you get that new BIOS!

Here's Destiny 2 being played on Intel's first Xe discrete graphics chip

Here's Destiny 2 being played on Intel's first Xe discrete graphics chip

Intel showed off its first discrete graphics chip at CES 2020, with DG1 playing Destiny 2 on a Tiger Lake reference laptop.

Origin PC's reborn 'Big O' marries a high-end PC with a liquid-cooled console for ultimate streaming
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Origin PC's reborn 'Big O' marries a high-end PC with a liquid-cooled console for ultimate streaming

Origin PC's 'Big O' revival blends console with PC, leveraging synergies from its recent Corsair acquisition.

The best CPUs for gaming
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The best CPUs for gaming

The best gaming CPUs will help your PC pump out as many frames as possible, as quickly as possible. We pick the best for every budget.

High-end Navi GPUs and ray tracing are coming to Radeon graphics cards, AMD CEO teases

High-end Navi GPUs and ray tracing are coming to Radeon graphics cards, AMD CEO teases

In a small roundtable with press at CES, AMD CEO Lisa Su gave glimpses into what's next for Radeon GPUs in 2020.

The best graphics cards for PC gaming: The mainstream GPU battle heats up
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The best graphics cards for PC gaming: The mainstream GPU battle heats up

These are the best graphics cards that PC gamers can buy today from Nvidia GeForce and AMD Radeon.

Asus crams Ryzen 4000 and powerful GeForce RTX graphics into a tiny 14-inch laptop

Asus crams Ryzen 4000 and powerful GeForce RTX graphics into a tiny 14-inch laptop

The Asus ROG G14 is the first 14-inch laptop to pack an Nvidia RTX GPU, the GeForce RTX 2060 Max-Q.

The Radeon RX 5600 XT uses AMD's cutting-edge Navi GPU to hit PC gaming's sweet spot

The Radeon RX 5600 XT uses AMD's cutting-edge Navi GPU to hit PC gaming's sweet spot

The Radeon RX 5600 XT puts a spin on the Radeon RX 5700's core design to take on Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1660 lineup.

Nvidia's eye-searing new G-Sync Ultimate monitors push displays even further into the future

Nvidia's eye-searing new G-Sync Ultimate monitors push displays even further into the future

The original G-Sync Ultimate displays were the Holy Grail of gaming monitors. Nvidia's new 1400-nit models are just plain ludicrous.

BYO graphics card: The Legion Y740S gaming laptop is made to marry Lenovo's first eGPU

BYO graphics card: The Legion Y740S gaming laptop is made to marry Lenovo's first eGPU

The Lenovo Legion Y740S gaming laptop slims down and gains greater endurance by skipping internal graphics. It's intended to be paired with the Legion BoostStation, Lenovo's first external graphics dock.

AMD's unannounced Radeon RX 5600 XT graphics card leaked in full on XFX's website

AMD's unannounced Radeon RX 5600 XT graphics card leaked in full on XFX's website

Mere days before AMD's CES 2020 keynote, a staged product page on XFX's website has revealed full details of the unannounced Radeon RX 5600 XT.

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