Aorus X5 review: Making a strong case for G-Sync notebooks

Aorus X5 review: Making a strong case for G-Sync notebooks

7.5

The Aorus X5 is the first gaming notebook we've lab-tested that comes with a G-Sync compatible display. How does NVIDIA's new display tech, when ported to a mobile display, stack up? Does the Aorus X5 even need it when it has NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 965M in SLI? Find out in this review!

High-end graphics slugfest: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti custom card shootout

High-end graphics slugfest: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti custom card shootout

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti is a powerful card that dishes out near-Titan X levels of performance. How much of a difference is there among custom cards in the highest tier of the GPU market? We round up cards from ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI and Palit to find out.

NVIDIA's Play the Future event for HWZ members

NVIDIA's Play the Future event for HWZ members

With NVIDIA's recent launch of their GeForce GTX 980 Ti and new developments in the gaming and VR scene, they decided it's time to meet our local hardware enthusiasts and share the good work they've been putting out as of late. Yesterday, NVIDIA execs from Taiwan flew down for a special invite-only event to do just that, so here's what went down.

Performance Review: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti

Performance Review: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti

8.5

With 6GB of GDDR5 video memory, 2816 CUDA cores, and 176 Texture Units, the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti is hot on the heels of the GeForce GTX Titan X. And at US$649, sales of the Titan X might be in jeopardy as our test findings reveal.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 Windforce 2X OC 2GB: A Cost-Effective Alternative

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 Windforce 2X OC 2GB: A Cost-Effective Alternative

8.0
Best Valued for Money

We take a look at the Gigabyte GeForce GTX 960 Windforce 2X OC 2GB, a more value offering from Gigabyte that claims to offer similar performance to pricier alternatives from Gigabyte itself and other manufacturers.

ASUS Strix GeForce GTX 980 OC Edition: Built like a tank

ASUS Strix GeForce GTX 980 OC Edition: Built like a tank

8.0

The ASUS Strix GeForce GTX 980 OC Edition card arrived late to our lab, but does have what it takes to outshine its competitors? Find out if the "slow and steady wins the race" adage holds true for this ASUS card!

Aftershock W-15: Desktop computing in a mobile computer

Aftershock W-15: Desktop computing in a mobile computer

8.0

It may look unassuming from the outside, but the W-15 actually has a desktop processor under the hood. Why would anyone want that? And does it actually provide any more performance? Answers to these questions and more in our review.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960: 3-way custom card shootout

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960: 3-way custom card shootout

Three popular brands of custom GeForce GTX 960 graphics cards were rounded up for a mini shootout. Find out which of these cards from ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI, will appeal to you with their customized cooling solutions and GPU tweaking software.

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Deep Learning and NVIDIA - what exactly do they have in common and what does it mean for the future? That's what we'll attempt to establish in this feature, along with how it's associated with Knight Rider.

Preview: NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X performance

Preview: NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X performance

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X is a card to be reckoned with; it features the latest Maxwell GPU with 3,072 CUDA cores and 12GB of GDDR5 video memory. It promises to make short work of the most demanding PC game titles and let the gamers immerse themselves in visual clarity of 4K gaming. Let's take a quick look at what it's capable of!

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