Tech News Weekly Round Up – Week Ending 02/12/22


Steam Deck To Start Shipping In Japan From December 17th, Still No Word On Aussie Release

Valve has announced via their Steam Deck-specific Twitter that they will begin shipping Steam Deck consoles to Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea, and Taiwan on December 17th.We’re happy to announce that Steam Decks will start shipping in Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong,

How To Play Non-Steam Games Via Steam, Steam Link

Steam can manage much more than just Steam games, it can also manage games installed via rival launchers and stream non-Steam games via Stream Link.

Intel Might Introduce DLVR ‘Digital Voltage Regulator’ on Future Desktop CPUs

Digital Linear Voltage Regulator (DLVR), a power delivery mechanism that was created by Intel and was meant to be featured in 13th Gen CPUs. The concept is intended to improve efficiency and was to be

Portal RTX to Put Suitable GPUs to the Test This December, for Free

Nvidia has announced that its ray-traced remake of Portal will be available as free DLC for the game on December 8. It will also feature DLSS 3 for RTX 40-series owners.

GALAX GeForce RTX 4080 SG Graphics Card Achieves a 3.6 GHz GPU Frequency Record

GALAX's GeForce RTX 4080 SG graphics card has showcased some impressive GPU overclocking capabilities with a world record 3.6 GHz frequency. GALAX Pushes GeForce RTX 4080 SG To A Record-

ASUS Unveils ROG STRIX Aura Edition ATX 3.0 PSUs For Next-Gen Gaming PCs

ASUS has introduced its brand new ROG STRIX Gold Aura PSU lineup which is ATX 3.0 compliant and comes in up to 1000W flavors. ASUS ROG Strix Gold Aura PSU Lineup Comes With RGBs, Enhanced Cooling,

Samsung GDDR6W Graphics Memory Unveiled: Doubling The Capacity & Performance With Increased Densities & 64-Bit DRAM

Samsung has just unveiled its next-generation graphics memory known as GDDR6W which doubles the performance & capacity versus GDDR6 DRAM. Samsung GDDR6W Memory For Next-Gen Graphics

Is Nvidia retreating from the budget GPU market, leaving it to AMD and Intel?

Nvidia is stopping manufacturing some of its key affordable GPUs, at least if the grapevine is to be believed.This comes from Chinese site IT Home – not top of our list of reliable sources, it has to be said, so add

Steam set a new peak concurrent user record over the weekend

Valve broke new records for Steam concurrent users over the course of the pandemic and this year, Steam has grown once again. Just last month, Steam set a new record for concurrent users, with over 30

Gran Turismo might be the next PlayStation franchise to come to PC

The Gran Turismo series has been a staple for PlayStation over the decades. Now with Sony finally bringing its games over to PC, the Gran Turismo team is looking at bringing its iconic racing game to PCs for

Nvidia RTX 4070 Ti GPU could arrive soon – but at what cost?

Nvidia’s RTX 4070 Ti has been spotted in an online filing of multiple models from Gigabyte, indicating that we might see the graphics card released soon enough, as previous rumors have suggested.Gigabyte

NVIDIA Reportedly Ends Production of GeForce RTX 2060 & GTX 1660 Series Graphics Cards

NVIDIA is ending production of two of its most popular GPU lines, the RTX 2060 & the GeForce GTX 1660 series graphics cards. NVIDIA Ending GeForce RTX 2060 & GeForce GTX 1660 Series Graphics Cards

This Week In Games Australia: You Have Some Decisions To Make On Friday

Welcome back to This Week In Games Australia, your look at all the video game releases arriving in the week ahead. This week, we ask the question: what is it with publishers and picking one day on which everything launches at once.This week sees the arrival of World of

Your Copy of MSI Afterburner Could Be Bloated With Crypto Malware

Illegitimate versions of MSI's popular Afterburner GPU OC utility have been found to install malware on users' PCs, notes cybersecurity specialists at Cyble. This new wave of malware is being discovered,

NVIDIA’s Decade-Old Kepler GeForce 700 & GeForce 600 GPUs Receive New Driver To Address Vulnerabilities

NVIDIA's decade-old Kepler GPUs, the GeForce 700 & 600 series have received their first driver update to fix two critical vulnerabilities. This critical update will ensure that vulnerabilities that allow users the

AMD Radeon RX 7900 custom cards should be ready in time for launch

A few weeks ago when AMD officially unveiled the Radeon RX 7900 series graphics cards, it also announced a 13th of December launch date. At the time, it wasn't specified if custom cards from board

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