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PlayStation rides roughshod over other gaming brands for October TV ad spend

PlayStation has been spending big on marketing, and yet for October, it upped its TV advertising budget for October, spending an estimated $ 28 million. Meanwhile, Nintendo takes a distant second, and Ubisoft, King, and Riot Games round out the ranking. GamesBeat has partnered with iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and […]

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Corsair Vengeance Gaming PC 5180

Corsair has long been known for its components and gaming peripherals, but it became a PC maker for the first time in 2017 with the One Pro. Now, it’s back with a second effort in a somewhat more traditional form: The Corsair Vengeance Gaming PC 5180 ($ 2,399). This powerful gaming desktop comes equipped with […]

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Walmart Launches Trio of Gaming Desktops and Laptops

Walmart decided that rather than just selling gaming hardware from other manufacturers, it’s going to enter the arena itself. From November, you’ll be able to pick from a range of three gaming laptops and three gaming desktops offered under the brand Overpowered. Rather than going it alone, Walmart decided to partner with Esports Arena who […]

Gaming

10 Bizarre Gaming Accessories That Were a Waste of Money

The world of video games has featured some incredibly bizarre peripheral accessories. Have you ever used any of these itemsd October 25, 2018 7:45AM EST October 25, 2018 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. The video game market has spawned a number […]

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7 Forgotten Halloween Gaming Classics

These mostly obscure PC and console games perfectly capture the creepy, weird, and spooky mood of Halloween. October 21, 2018 2:20PM EST October 21, 2018 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. Halloween time is upon us. Surplus candy will soon be raining […]

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AMD’s best gaming CPU is now an even better deal

Intel revealed what it is calling the “best gaming CPU ever” last week with the Core i9-9900K. That chip is selling for $ 580, and it debuts October 19. It also doesn’t come with a cooler, so you’ll have to buy one separately. But if what if you want to spend about half that? Well, […]

Gears & Gadgets

What developers say Apple needs to do to make the Apple TV a gaming console

Enlarge / The Apple TV 4K and remote. Samuel Axon As we observed in our review last year, the Apple TV 4K has so much potential for gaming. Its hardware is actually pretty powerful given the type of device it is. It shares development tools and infrastructure with one of the most successful gaming marketplaces […]

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Razer's New Dual-Storage Blade 15 Gaming Laptop Starts at $1,599

Razer’s Blade 15 gaming laptop is getting a new model that’s a little thicker but has more memory and will cost you less. This “dual storage” model includes both SSD and HDD memory and lowers the gaming laptop’s starting price to $ 1,599. You’ll get 128GB of SATA SDD on top of a 1TB HDD. […]

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Alienware has unleashed the M15, its thinnest gaming PC yet

Previous Next Fans of Alienware’s lineup of gaming laptops know that the company’s machines can undoubtedly break backs with their hefty designs, but the company’s latest offering shows that might be about to change. The new Alienware M15 is poised to deliver a thinner and lighter machine for gamers; it features a 14-percent reduction in […]

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Alienware m15 laptop sports thinnest Dell gaming design, Nvidia Max-Q GPUs

Dell’s new Alienware m15 laptop. Valentina Palladino It has a full-sized keyboard with number pad that features zone RGB lighting. Valentina Palladino New honeycomb speaker grilles sit at the top of the keyboard. Valentina Palladino Despite its thinner design, the m15 has a slew of ports including three USB Type-A ports. Valentina Palladino The drop-down […]

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The best processors for gaming

If you want to completely revamp your computer to play the latest PC games, it’s smart to start with the processor and work outwards. Of course, the graphics component is the important half of the PC gaming equation along with the motherboard, system memory, and storage. But the processor is the heart of your machine, […]

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The Best Gaming Desktops of 2018

Get a Desktop for the Most Gaming Power Despite the allure and simplicity of gaming consoles and handheld devices, PC gaming is still alive and kicking. Indeed, it’s never been stronger. Enthusiasts know that nothing beats the quality of gameplay you can get with a desktop built for gaming. And today, it’s within almost every […]

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Acer Unveils Monstrous Convertible Gaming Laptop

BERLIN—Acer today showed off a prototype gaming laptop with a hinge that lets it transform into a tablet. The Predator Orion 900 is a rare fusion of the popular gaming laptop and 2-in-1 convertible laptop categories. However, by no means is it light or thin, and its hinge doesn’t rotate 360 degrees the way a […]