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Microsoft, partners launch 'Designed for Xbox' 4K displays

If you're looking for a TV or Xbox specifically optimized for Xbox gaming, Microsoft and its partners Phillips, Acer, and Asus have three "Designed for Xbox" 4K displays for you to buy.

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PCWorld's June Digital Magazine: How to spot an online scam

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Digital Magazine for Android, iOS, and your web browser.

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Prime Day 2021 roundup: The best tech deals from Amazon and others

Our compilation of the juiciest tech bargains will help you nab the best tech deals from Amazon, and its online retailer competitors.

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FidelityFX Super Resolution is here: How AMD wants to make everyone's GPU faster

AMD's long-awaited FidelityFX Super Resolution feature finally launched in seven games today, and it works across a wide range of GPUs—even GeForce cards. Here's everything you need to know about AMD's bid to 'democratize upscaling.'

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Nvidia beefs up DLSS with more games and Linux support

Nvidia will beef up its DLSS 2.0 technology for high-resolution gaming, adding three games and Linux support.

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Need a gaming monitor? These Prime Day deals should not be missed

Amazon is selling the incredible 49-inch Samsung CRG9 for just $900. And that's just one of four great deals.

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Faster gaming frame rates for free: Resizable BAR explained

What is Resizable BAR, and what do you need to use it? We explain everything about the new technology that boosts graphics card performance...sometimes.

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Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest

Which gaming laptop should you buy? From size, to performance, to budget, to features, this buyer's guide will help you find the right gaming laptop for your needs.

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Best USB microphones for streaming: Upgrade your stream with high-quality audio

These mics elevate your stream’s quality right out of the box—and still give the option to further tune your voice to perfection.

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The best graphics cards for PC gaming

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

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E3 2021: 12 big reveals that PC gamers need to see

PC gaming is much more of a force at E3 2021 than it was in years prior. We sifted through all the trailers to identify 12 game announcements that PC gamers need to see.

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Game on! This $700 Dell laptop has a GTX 1660 Ti and a 120Hz screen

Dell is selling a G5 15 gaming laptop with a 10th-gen Core i5 CPU and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti for $700.

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Nvidia ending support for Windows 7, 8, and older 'Kepler' GeForce GPUs

If you're on an older version of Windows or a GeForce GTX 600- or 700-series graphics card, your final Game Ready driver arrives on August 31.

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Why I left GeForce Now for a dusty PlayStation 4

As good as it is, Nvidia’s cloud-gaming service falters when it comes to competitive games, but there’s a setting that can help.

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Remedy's magnificent Control is free on the Epic Games store, and you don't want to miss it

The Epic Games Store is giving away Control for free, and you won't want to miss out. This game is fantastic on every level.

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How to use Nvidia's performance tuning tool for one-click GeForce overclocking

If you have a relatively new GeForce RTX graphics card, Nvidia's new performance tuning feature in GeForce Experience can make it even faster with just one click. Here's how to use it, and what to expect from the results.

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How to change your monitor's refresh rate (and why gamers should check pronto)

High refresh rate monitors are fantastic, but if you don't set them up correctly they can't live up to their potential.

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Microsoft's Xbox cloud charge continues with smart TVs, Xbox streaming hardware

Microsoft is continuing its push into Xbox Game Pass cloud gaming by announcing new low-cost Xbox streaming consoles and plans to push Xbox cloud gaming into smart TVs alongside Netflix.

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