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    • HDR Monitors – The Future Of PC Displays Is Finally Upon Us! (0)

      CES 2017 will be remembered for many things but more so for having introduced the public to the brave new world of HDR monitors. If you know how seriously we take our gaming monitor reviews, you can see why this is such a big deal over here at Armchair Empire.

      HDR Monitors – The Future Of PC Displays Is Finally Upon Us!
    • Intel Chips – Finally Taking The Leap Through Its Kaby Lake Processors (0)

      After the launch of dual-core Kaby Lake Y-series processors for ultra-thin laptops in August 2016, things seemed a little slow on that front. But that was only the calm before the storm, because at CES 2017, company executives declared nearly 40 different processor configs for the 7th generation processor family

      Intel Chips – Finally Taking The Leap Through Its Kaby Lake Processors
    • NVidia’s PC Revival Kit – A Complete Overview (0)

      NVidia has recently launched a PC Revival Kit, which is essentially a collection of hardware to transform your run-of-the-mill PC into a gaming machine. Price wise, if someone in Europe were to order the package directly, it would cost him/her roughly 399 EUR (or $425), and that’s including postage and

      NVidia’s PC Revival Kit – A Complete Overview
    • Most Anticipated Games Of 2017 – Our Top Five Picks (0)

      The year 2016 is past us and quite honestly it wasn’t the best, be it world events or video game releases. Apart from ‘Gears of War 4’ and ‘Uncharted 4’, there weren’t many that evoked the interest to play them. Thankfully, indie titles did a solid job (Superhot, Inside, Firewatch…)

      Most Anticipated Games Of 2017 – Our Top Five Picks
    • $6000 For Latest Nvidia Graphics Card – What’s The Hype? (0)

      Nvidia has finally revealed the secret of its latest graphics cards and no we are not talking about the GTX 1080 Ti. While that graphics card is scheduled to come out soon, fact remains that it is a poorly kept secret and everyone knows it will make an appearance sometime

      $6000 For Latest Nvidia Graphics Card – What’s The Hype?
    • Next In The Y Series – Lenovo Now Taking PC Gaming Seriously? (0)

      For long, those in the gaming industry never really looked at Lenovo seriously as a gaming intensive manufacturer. They were always known for their Ideapads and office workstations, their servers, their smartphones maybe but as a serious gamer’s tooth fairy – never! Well, that all changed with the Y510p High

      Next In The Y Series – Lenovo Now Taking PC Gaming Seriously?
    • NVIDIA’s Latest Graphics Cards – What Makes Them So Good? (0)

      The Titan X and GeForce GTX 10x series of graphics cards are the latest from NVidia, all of which are based on the new Pascal architecture. GTX 1080 is the standard for the series, with Titan X featuring at the premium range, whereas the likes of 1070 and 1060 offer

      NVIDIA’s Latest Graphics Cards – What Makes Them So Good?
    • Windows 10 Game Mode – Gaming Revolution Or Storm In A Teacup? (0)

      Sometime towards the final week of December 2016, a few users who were testing out the latest Windows 10 developer build noticed a ‘gamemode.dll’ in the operating system’s DLL list. Once the word came out, the PC gaming community was abuzz about Windows finally doing more than paying lip service

      Windows 10 Game Mode – Gaming Revolution Or Storm In A Teacup?
    • GTA V Releases Its First Major Update For 2017 (0)

      Grand Theft Auto is the real reason why people even know of Rockstar Games. These bad asses have given us titles that are gory, catchy and packed to the brim with hours of endless fun and mayhem. With GTA V, Rockstar managed to build on its reputation for endless gaming

      GTA V Releases Its First Major Update For 2017
    • Samsung Makes Foray Into Gaming Laptop Segment, Announces The Notebook Odyssey (0)

      A week back, Samsung Electronics announced its Notebook Odyssey, a brand new entrant in the world of portable gaming PCs. Available in two models, Samsung provides the option to buyers of either a smaller screen of 15.6 inch or a larger screen of 17.3 inch. As of now though, the

      Samsung Makes Foray Into Gaming Laptop Segment, Announces The Notebook Odyssey

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    Snapchat Games? (0)

    Snapchat is scrambling to find ways to make money in-lieu of its upcoming IPO. It’s latest attempt is filter games that you play with your face on an elf. Snapchat

    Super Mario Themed Pop-Up Bar

    Super Mario Themed Pop-Up Bar (0)

    There is nothing like a little nostalgia to go along with your delicious libations and this pop up bar in Washington DC has nailed it again. They understand the power

    How to Fix a Noisy Gaming Chair (0)

    Our friend Jerry over at Barnacules Nerdgasm posted a video today that helps with a problem I know we can all related to; Noisy gaming (or office) chairs.  Now it

    Improving FPS Without Upgrading Hardware

    Improving FPS Without Upgrading Hardware (0)

    Game consoles have the advantage of forcing game developers to optimize their creations to meet stringent criteria. With PCs though, the variety in hardware and configuration plus software makes it

    Elon Musk & Mark Zuckerberg Both Play Video Games And Call It Beneficial

    Elon Musk & Mark Zuckerberg Both Play Video Games And Call It Beneficial (0)

    Okay maybe we were overreaching with the title of this article but neither of the two premises are false. Yes, entrepreneurs, successful businessmen, artists and sportspersons all play video games,

    Gaming PC On A Budget – The Essential Cheat-Sheet

    Gaming PC On A Budget – The Essential Cheat-Sheet (0)

    If you’re looking for specific product recommendations after reading this piece, feel free to check out our reviews section! A modern motherboard is like a Lego board, made easier by