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After Withering Criticism Over $100 Premium, Best Buy Won’t Sell Full-Price iPhone X at All

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this week, we reported on Best Buy’s highly unusual move to slap a $ 100 premium on the already-expensive iPhone X. The company defended this profit-taking attempt by framing it as a positive, arguing its customers somehow benefited from paying an extra $ 100 for a high-end iPhone. At the time, the company stated: “Our prices reflect the fact that no matter a customer’s desired plan or carrier, or whether a customer is on ...

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Steve Wozniak Won’t Be Lining Up to Buy the iPhone X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Steve Wozniak may not have been a regular Apple employee in decades, but his comments on the company continue to shape public perception of its products. Earlier this week, Woz announced he wouldn’t be buying an iPhone X, despite having jumped for Day 1 upgrades in every previous event. “I’d rather wait and watch that one. I’m happy with my iPhone 8 — which is the same as the iPhone 7, which is the same ...

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AMD Confirms RX Vega Won’t Support 3-Way, 4-Way, Crossfire Configurations

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For the last fourteen years, AMD and Nvidia have both supported multi-GPU configurations. Initially, these types of systems were limited to two GPUs using either Nvidia’s SLI technology (the acronym dates back to 3dfx) or AMD’s Crossfire. When Windows Vista launched, the supported number of video cards grew to encompass three-way or even four-way configurations. That era, it seems, is coming to an end. When Nvidia launched its Pascal family, it made it clear SLI ...

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AMD Confirms RX Vega Won’t Support 3-Way, 4-Way, Crossfire Configs

[unable to retrieve full-text content] AMD has taken a page from Nvidia’s book and declared it will no longer support three-and-four-way Crossfire configurations. Given how few people use that many GPUs, it’s probably for the best. The post AMD Confirms RX Vega Won’t Support 3-Way, 4-Way, Crossfire Configs appeared first on ExtremeTech. ExtremeTechExtremeTech

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AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until Later This Year

AMD’s Radeon Technology Group (RTG) held a Reddit AMA session yesterday and answered a number of questions about their upcoming Vega GPU. Those of you hoping for a quick launch are going to be disappointed. While the company demoed and discussed its Vega Frontier Edition this week at its financial analyst day, the company will not be launching a consumer Vega GPU at Computex or in June. The Frontier Edition, for professionals and scientists, will absolutely run games. But Raja recommends rather strongly that consumers not buy one if they’re ...

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AMD’s RX Vega Won’t Launch Until Later This Year

AMD’s Radeon Technology Group (RTG) held a Reddit AMA session yesterday and answered a number of questions about their upcoming Vega GPU. Those of you hoping for a quick launch are going to be disappointed. While the company demoed and discussed its Vega Frontier Edition this week at its financial analyst day, the company will not be launching a consumer Vega GPU at Computex or in June. The Frontier Edition, for professionals and scientists, will absolutely run games. But Raja recommends rather strongly that consumers not buy one if they’re ...

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Nintendo confirms the Switch won’t run Zelda: Breath of the Wild at 1080p

Ever since Nintendo announced the Switch, we’ve warned that the console’s tablet form factor and battery life would limit its overall performance. Now we’ve got confirmation of how the limits will fall — the upcoming Zelda game, Breath of the Wild, has been confirmed to run at 900p on the Switch (when docked to your television) and 720p on the Wii U. According to Nintendo, both versions of the game are locked to 30 FPS, IGN reports, but the Switch version “has higher-quality environmental sounds. As a result, the sound of ...

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Nintendo confirms the Switch won’t run Zelda: Breath of the Wild at 1080p

Ever since Nintendo announced the Switch, we’ve warned that the console’s tablet form factor and battery life would limit its overall performance. Now we’ve got confirmation of how the limits will fall — the upcoming Zelda game, Breath of the Wild, has been confirmed to run at 900p on the Switch (when docked to your television) and 720p on the Wii U. According to Nintendo, both versions of the game are locked to 30 FPS, IGN reports, but the Switch version “has higher-quality environmental sounds. As a result, the sound of ...

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Nintendo says the Switch won’t replace the 3DS

Ever since Nintendo declared that the Switch would be a hybrid tablet/console that you can take on the go or play from home, there’s been chatter about what the new console would mean for Nintendo’s 3DS. Now that the Switch has formally been unveiled, general consensus has been that the tablet is an amazing improvement over the Nintendo 3DS or New 3DS, but only a modest step forward compared with the Wii U. Given how dramatically the 3DS has outsold the Wii U (61.6 million units vs. 13.6 million units), ...

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Nintendo says the Switch won’t replace the 3DS

Ever since Nintendo declared that the Switch would be a hybrid tablet/console that you can take on the go or play from home, there’s been chatter about what the new console would mean for Nintendo’s 3DS. Now that the Switch has formally been unveiled, general consensus has been that the tablet is an amazing improvement over the Nintendo 3DS or New 3DS, but only a modest step forward compared with the Wii U. Given how dramatically the 3DS has outsold the Wii U (61.6 million units vs. 13.6 million units), ...

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