Tag Archive: Gaming

A PS5 event called The Future of Gaming is coming on June 4

PlayStation is holding a showcase for PS5 games and gameplay.

What you need to know PlayStation has revealed a PS5 event called The Future of Gaming. This event will showcase PS5 games and gameplay. It’s set to begin on June 4 at 1:00 p.m. PDT.

After credible rumors indicated a PlayStation 5 event was on the way, we finally have official confirmation. PlayStation has announced The Future of Gaming, a PS5 event on June 4 at 1:00  [Read More…]

Save $25 on the Logitech G213 Prodigy gaming keyboard at Target

The Logitech G213 Prodigy gaming keyboard is down to $ 44.99 at Target. This keyboard usually sells for $ 70, and that’s the price it’s going for at other retailers like Best Buy. Newegg has the next best price at $ 50, but that’s still not quite as good as Target. The deal does come with free shipping, too.

The Logitech G213 Prodigy keyboard is not a mechanical keyboard, but that might appeal to you if you’re not into  [Read More…]

The mad Black Shark 3 gaming phone is now available in Europe

There’s another new gaming phone in town and it’s a pretty interesting piece of hardware.

What you need to know Black Shark 3 and Black Shark 3 Pro are launching officially in Europe. Available to order from May 8 on Black Shark’s own store. Coming to Amazon in UK, France and Spain from May 18.

Having been revealed in Asia earlier this year, Black Shark is bringing its latest gaming smartphones, the Black Shark 3 and Black  [Read More…]

Is a 120Hz TV worth it for gaming on PS5?

Best answer: No. At least not yet. Televisions that officially support 120Hz are incredibly expensive right now since the technology hasn’t been widely adopted yet. However, you can get gaming monitors that support up to 144Hz for much cheaper in comparison.

Perfect for desktop: Sceptre 24-inch Curved 144Hz Gaming Monitor ($ 155 at Amazon) Big screen: Samsung 55-inch Q80R ($ 1,298 at Amazon) What does 120Hz mean?

In regards to televisions and monitors, hertz (Hz) is the  [Read More…]

Nubia Play is a sub-$350 gaming phone with a 144Hz display, 5100mAh battery

Nubia’s second gaming phone to feature a 144Hz display.

What you need to know Nubia has launched a new gaming-focused mid-ranger with a 144Hz AMOLED display. The Nubia Play is powered by a Snapdragon 765G chipset and packs a large 5,100mAh battery with 30W fast charging. It will be going on sale in China from April 24 for a starting price of 2,399 yuan ($ 340).

ZTE launched the world’s first smartphone with a 144Hz display last  [Read More…]

Facebook Gaming app for Android now available to download

Facebook’s new app allows Android users to watch streamers, connect with others and more.

What you need to know Facebook has released a new Facebook Gaming app for Android. The app allows users to watch streamers without having to use their computer. There’s also various games you can instantly play.

While the streamer scene is already fairly packed with YouTube Gaming, Twitch and Mixer, Facebook is continuing to roll out new methods for viewers to check out  [Read More…]

Get down to gaming with the best controller for your Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi makes a great retro gaming console with several different custom-built operating systems designed to get your game on. And they’re quite a few different controllers to choose from, so the decision can be rather rough. But to find a good controller, here’s where you start looking for one!

Comfortable and Durable 8Bitdo SN30 USB Gamepad

Staff pick

This SNES styled controller is built tough and is comfortable enough to play with all night.  [Read More…]

Microsoft teaming up with Samsung for gaming and XCloud could be HUGE

At Samsung’s 2020 Unpacked event, the Korean tech giant announced a partnership with Xbox. Details are scant, but what could it mean for the future of Microsoft’s gaming platform?

Last week and without warning, Samsung announced a partnership with Xbox, extending the love affair between the South Korean tech giant and Microsoft.

At Unpacked 2020, Samsung detailed its latest handsets, including the exciting Z Flip vertical folding phone, alongside some truly mind-blowing specs for the high-end Galaxy  [Read More…]

MediaTek announces Helio G70 and G80 chipsets for affordable gaming phones

They will soon appear in budget gaming phones in the Indian market.

What you need to know MediaTek has announced two new mid-range gaming-focused mobile chipsets – Helio G70 and Helio G80. Both new chipsets are built on a 12nm process and come with an ARM Mali-G52 class GPU running at up to 950 MHz. They use a pair of ARM Cortex-A75 CPUs, along with six Cortex-A55 cores.

In July last year, Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek introduced its  [Read More…]

For Stadia to become a force in gaming it needs cross-play

If Google wants Stadia to be a success, it will have to help developers make their games cross-platform.

The way editor Russell Holly (above) is playing Stadia is the way I think most people are likely to play. The streaming service is perfect for playing in areas where connecting to a console isn’t possible. I like to grind strikes in Destiny 2 while I’m traveling, and playing the Stadia on my Surface Go or my phone is  [Read More…]