Are SLI and Crossfire DYING?

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How Accurate are "Minimum System Requirements?"

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DirectX 12 & Vulkan as Fast As Possible

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Why Is Adobe Flash Dying?

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Why Does Apple Slow Down Older iPhones?

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Benchmarks as Fast As Possible

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Why Does Overclocking Void Your Warranty?

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3D NAND as Fast As Possible

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What is Floating-Point Performance?

Floating-point operations per second, or FLOPS, is a performance metric you see on certain processors, notably GPUs. But what the heck does “floating-point” mean and why is it important? Try Tunnelbear for free, no credit card required, at https://www.tunnelbear.com/Linus Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave a reply with your requests Read more about What is Floating-Point Performance?[…]

The Marketing Is A LIE

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