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4K HDMI Switcher

I recently bit the bullet and bought a new TV, an LG 55UB850T that was on a steep discount. With the panelĀ supporting 3840X2160 4K (2160p) at 100 Hz, I thought it would be perfectly matched for some 1080p and 4K gaming at 60 Hz using my HTPC. (1080p for current AAA titles, and 2160pĀ for MMOs) […]

Zotac Sonix looks good on paper

Zotac recently announced their consumer SSD storage using PCIe NVMe, joining a small club of companies offering these blazing fast storage. In the Sonix, Zotac had opted with the add-in card form factor, rather than M.2. This might exclude them from the high-end laptop market, but will be readily usable on any desktop from the […]

Living Room Gaming PC: Phase 1

This is a story about transformation. The transformation of the generic desktop PC I received a few years ago into a living room gaming box. The final goal is to (1) move this from the home office to the living room and (2) have it be able to run current AAA titles at 1080p/60FPS as […]