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Go grab the GTX 1080 Mini for $500 at Amazon before the price shoots back up

The GTX 1080 Mini is available at its $500 MSRP at Amazon right now.

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Follow along as we build a Twitch streaming PC!

For our new vlog series, Alaina wants to jump into Twitch streaming—so step one is to choose the right parts for her rig.

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The Full Nerd ep. 56: Intel and AMD's CPU Core Wars go nuclear, the best PC games of E3

In this episode of the Full Nerd, we're going deep on Intel's 5GHz Core i7-8086K and AMD's 32-core Threadripper 2, and Hayden dishes out what PC gamers need to know about from E3.

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Intel and AMD's Core Wars go nuclear, the PC at E3, and more | The Full Nerd Ep. 56

Join The Full Nerd gang as they talk about the latest PC hardware topics. Today's show covers the continued saga between Intel and AMD CPUs, and we dive into the hottest PC games of E3 2018.

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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.

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Cybershoes lets you run around virtual reality while sitting down

It's like a VR treadmill without the treadmill.

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Hands-on: 8BitDo refines its modern take on Nintendo-style retro controllers

8BitDo continues to put modern touches on controller designs inspired by classics. We go hands-on with the SN30 Pro+, Zero 2, N30 Pro 2, and more at E3 2018.

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Hands-on with 8BitDo's retro controllers at E3 2018

Adam tries out the new retro-style controllers that 8BitDo announced at E3.

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Lenovo's Legion C530 and Legion C730 Cubes are compact desktops made for esports

Lenovo's Legion C530 and Legion C730 Cubes speak to the esports crowd with their compact form factors housing gaming hardware to spare. They even have a heavy-duty carrying handle.

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Lenovo's Legion C730 and T730 are powerful, portable PCs with carrying handles

Lenovo’s Legion C530 Cube and Legion T370 are built to go with you.

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AMD: Next-gen Radeon 'Navi' GPUs won't have a multi-chip design like Ryzen Threadripper

AMD's next-gen 'Navi' graphics cards won't feature a multi-chip design similar to the makeup of Ryzen CPUs, Radeon's new graphics chief says.

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Microsoft's Xbox Adaptive Controller helps gamers with disabilities play comfortably

The Xbox Adaptive Controller is a versatile device for people with limited mobility.

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Scuf Gaming's luxurious controllers draw inspiration from Forza and... astroturf?

Scuf Gaming was building controllers for enthusiasts long before the Xbox One Elite arrived. We go hands on with the Scuf Impact Turf and Scuf Forza Elite gamepads.

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Scuf gaming controllers hands-on

We go hands-on with Scuf's gaming controllers at E3 2018, including one with astroturf on it?

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You can get a 4GB Asus Radeon RX 580 graphics card for $210 with this code

You can pick up the 4GB Asus Radeon RX 580 overclock edition for $210 at Newegg, but not for long.

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What does a Logitech GX Blue sound like?

We go hands- and ear-on with Logitech's GX Blue keyboard switch at E3 2018.

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Intel confirms plans for a discrete GPU by 2020, and gaming PCs might be first in line

Intel confirmed it would have a discrete GPU product by 2020. Given the company's spotty history with GPUs, the plans to compete again with AMD’s Radeon and Nvidia’s GeForce products have been described as “aggressive.”

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New leaks reveal the future of Xbox and Surface

A pair of leaks give us a glimpse at the code names and expected release dates of new Xbox and Surface hardware. It's going to be a busy couple of years.

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