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Valve Index: Is RTX 2060 good enough?

Yes, the RTX 2060 is good enough. But if you’re purchasing a card for Valve Index, the minimum you should think of is the RTX 2070 Super.

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VSync: What is it? When do you need it?

VSync stands for vertical sync. It’s a graphics technology used in games to improve performance in some cases. In other cases, however, VSync can instead be detrimental to your FPS.

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Gamer’s guide to BIOS settings

A gamer’s bread and butter is generally considered to be talk about the latest games, FPS, and GPUs. However, it’s not rare to find hardcore gamers debating over minute system details and hardware nuances. The refined gamer knows the computer system and what makes it run to near perfection. BIOS settings are not for the faint-hearted, the gamer who has never tinkered around beyond the usual in-game settings and GPU control panel settings.

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How to optimize internet for online games

Multiplayer, online, or competitive games rely mainly on the internet. Lag, high ping, high latency, disconnects, packet loss, etc. can adversely affect your online experience even though your hardware is efficient. Gamers can try these optimizations to improve the network condition.

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Gaming on Linux: best distros, the technologies, and hardware for Linux PC gaming

Linux has largely been misrepresented as a “for techies” platform. This is my attempt at debunking that and telling you how it’s the perfect system to game on.

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Top 10 Android phones for gaming

Clash between Asus, Xiaomi, OnePlus, ZTE, Realme, Motorola, Huawei, and Samsung. Which phones give the best gaming performance?

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Amazon Luna: should you be excited?

Amazon Luna is a Google Stadia, Microsoft xCloud, and Sony PlayStation Now competitor.

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GPU artifacting: How to solve and why it happens

GPU artifacting is a big issue. When it happens once or twice, you can ignore it. But don’t be the type of gamer who ignores it all the time.

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How relevant is gaming on Apple machines?

Gaming on an Apple machine is quite irrelevant. We’ll see why, but more importantly, if you absolutely had to, how smooth will be your gameplay experience?

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Will Apple ever make a gaming computer or laptop (or console)?

Apple currently has no gaming machine. Will it ever change? Most definitely. Let’s see why.