Sapphire Rolls Out Tiny PC Chassis With Big Style

Sapphire Rolls Out Tiny PC Chassis With Big Style

Sapphire is primarily known for its AMD Radeon graphics cards, but it looks like the company has nothing against some diversification. Earlier we reported about Sapphire’s Nitro LTC cooling system for AMD AM4 processors, but it looks like the manufacturer did not stop there and also quietly launched its Nitro M01 PC chassis. Designed to compete with…

Palit Develops GeForce RTX 3070 LHR for Smaller PCs

Palit Develops GeForce RTX 3070 LHR for Smaller PCs

Gone are the days when add-in-board (AIBs) makers would introduce Mini-ITX graphics cards based on top-of-the-range GPUs. Today, virtually all premium graphics AIBs are large and can barely fit into many typical desktops. To address such systems, Palit’s partner in Japan this week introduced a GeForce RTX 3070 LHR graphics card that is shorter than…

New Processor Promises 3 to 15x Faster Server Storage

New Processor Promises 3 to 15x Faster Server Storage

Pliops, a relatively new startup company founded in 2017 concentrating on data processing, has finally taken the cover off its long-awaited product: the Pliops XDP. The XDP acronym is short for eXtreme Data Processor, which is designed to essentially represent a more modern RAID controller for servers with all-flash storage. “Just as GPUs overcome processing…

Raspberry Pi CM4 Becomes TV Stick

Raspberry Pi CM4 Becomes TV Stick

Some of the best Raspberry Pi projects are those that seem so simple, in hindsight, but which it takes a particular type of brain to envisage. Take this Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 conversion from MBS or Magic Blue Smoke, on Hackaday. (Image credit: MBS) Simply by inverting the usual Raspberry Pi 4 HDMI connection,…

Halo Infinite Beta Starts July 29th

Halo Infinite Beta Starts July 29th

Halo Infinite was originally supposed to launch alongside the Xbox Series X when the console hit store shelves last November, but following in the footsteps of Cyberpunk 2077 (and what feels like half of every AAA game that comes out these days), it was later delayed to some nebulous time in 2021. But the wait…