Saturday's best deals include $30 off TP-Link mesh Wi-Fi for your home, $10 off the Logitech MX Anywhere 3 compact mouse, a discount on the Lego Star Wars X-Wing Fighter, and more. Shopping online for the best discounts and deals can be a difficult and annoying task. Rather than sifting through miles of advertisements, check out this list of sales we've hand-picked just for the AppleInsider audience. You'll find more than just Apple products here. Each section is organized by product type or brand, and can contain anything from furniture to iPhone cases. This post was originally published on July 31 at 10:00 a.m. ET. If an item is out of stock, it may still be able to be ordered for delivery at a later date. These deals won't last long, so act fast for anything that might be of interest to you. Deals are added every day, throughout the day. The newest deals will appear at the top of each section. Featured Deals: Brydge Back to School Sale Brydge is … [Read more...] about Best deals for July 31 — TP-Link mesh Wi-Fi, Star Wars Lego, and more!
A surge of graphics cards on secondhand marketplaces has brought down GPU prices a lot, but when shopping on sites like eBay, Mercari, and Facebook Marketplace, you’re playing Russian Roulette. Palit Microsystems, a Taiwan-based graphics card maker, says that graphics cards that have been run in crypto farms can drop as much as 10% of performance per year. In speaking with Benchmark.pl , Palit said that independent tests have shown up to a 10% drop in performance after a year of a card running in a mining operation. Outside of the performance drop, mining cards are often subjected to intense heat and power draw, as they’re sandwiched between other cards operating at full speed. A recent influx of graphics cards on secondhand marketplaces is the center of the conversation. After China imposed restrictions on cryptocurrency mining, marketplaces saw a surge in inexpensive graphics cards . They’re a tempting proposition, especially after nearly a year of inflated GPU prices. It’s … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Roll the Dice on a Secondhand GPU | Digital Trends
AMD's current GPU lineup, the Radeon R 300 series, looks a lot less fresh than Nvidia's. The struggling chipmaker has been making iterative improvements to the same architecture for years, while its sole competitor has jumped ahead. However, the two are still evenly matched when it comes to performance, mainly because AMD has been clever about optimising its hardware and drivers to squeeze out more performance with each revision. AMD has also been quite smart about identifying gaps in Nvidia's lineup, such as with the recent launch of the Radeon R9 380X GPU, which specifically targets the space between the GeForce GTX 960 and GeForce GTX 970 . Cards based on the GTX 960 retail starting at around Rs. 16,500 and those based on the 970 can be had for around Rs. 26,000 which leaves a lot of room to be exploited. However, AMD's pricing for graphics cards in India is generally inflated, compared to Nvidia's. That's definitely going to factor into our opinion of any product based … [Read more...] about XFX Radeon R9 380X DD BLK OC 4GB DDR5 Review
Outriders is set to release on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Stadia next week. Developed by People Can Fly, the studio behind iconic shoot ‘em up titles Gears of War and Bulletstorm, Outriders is an RPG-shooter that is primarily designed to be played as a co-op title. Players can play through the story-driven campaign in co-op with up to three players, or have a go at it entirely in single-player mode. Read on to find out everything you need to know about Outriders – from its release date and gameplay to its price and available platforms. Outriders release date Outriders is set to release April 1 on PC, PlayStation 4 , PlayStation 5 , Xbox One , Xbox Series X , Xbox Series S , and Stadia . Outriders gameplay As revealed in the gameplay trailer , Outriders is set on the alien world of Enoch. While attempting to colonise Enoch, an expedition team embarks on a mission to locate a mysterious signal that could help save humanity. However, things go awry when the team is … [Read more...] about Outriders Release Date, System Requirements, Gameplay, Review, Bundle, and More