Today Nvidia and their partners launch the new Maxwell-based GTX 980M and GTX 970M for gaming laptops, doubling performance while increasing battery life.
Almost a year ago, boutique PC maker Origin PC and AMD (NYSE: AMD) had a public falling out which resulted in Origin dropping AMD’s GPUs from its lineup. Fast-forward a year, and the two companies are back to being partners with Origin PC being a PC-builder partner for the launch of AMD’s new R9 285 mid-range card. “A lot can happen in a year in our industry. A year is almost a lifetime. Obviously things can change,” Origin PC’s co-founder and CEO Kevin Wasielewski said on the Maximum PC podcast. In October of last year Origin PC dropped AMD cards from its lineup citing a
Our buddies over at Origin PC are having a pretty sweet Back to School deal, depending on which product you buy from them. If you’re in the market for a sweet gaming desktop or a high-end EON gaming notebook from them, then you can expect to get a free upgrade to a 240 GB SSD from VisionTek as well as a free copy of Watch Dogs. Or, if you’re in the market for something like their EVO15-S gaming laptop, then you can get free ground shipping across the US, a free 2 year part replacement warranty (standard is one year), and a free copy of