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Xbox Series X Graphics Explained - What To Really Expect From 12 TFLOPS

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If you are wondering what level of graphics performance we will get from the next generation consoles, then wonder no more. Prepare to have your mind blown as I meticulously break down how to compute the performance of the Xbox Series X using actual real world data from the game performance of existing GPUs from AMD and Nvidia. Hint: If you have a pulse and love video games at all, then the performance will be extremely exciting! You'll be able to look back and say you heard it here first! This video is the last of the series on next gen graphics so be sure to check out the full playlist to get the full story. What are you waiting for?!

AMD Navi GPU Impressions: Did AMD Deliver The Next Gen Goods?

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Come check out my latest video on AMD next generation graphics processors called "Navi". The RDNA architecture it uses promised to deliver an unprecedented level of gaming performance and is the first truly new architecture from AMD in nearly a decade. This technology will not only power the next generation of AMD GPUs on PC but is also the underlying graphics technology powering both next generation consoles from Sony and Microsoft. How has it improved over their previous generation architecture called GCN? How do the latest AMD GPUs stack up to Nvidia's latest cards? Will AMD finally put up a fight against Nvidia's juggernaut in the GPU segment? If you are into gaming hardware technology at all and want to know more about what to expect from the graphics in our future games, this is one you don't want to miss!

Breaking Down the TFLOP: The Real Story With Graphics Performance

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Check out my latest video breaking down the TFLOP metric and where it can go wrong in evaluating game performance. Includes great info on past consoles, some analysis on Nvidia vs AMD in the commercial GPU space, and a great real world example of how evaluating a system's performance based on TFLOPs do not tell the whole story. Please check it out, like, and subscribe to the channel!

PS5 Info Blowout: The Next Gen Hype Is Real!

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This is it! The next generation of gaming is upon us and there is plenty of reason to be excited. In the past few weeks there has been a ton on information regarding Sony's next generation PlayStation, now officially called the PlayStation 5. We now know it's name, release date, details on the disc drive and controller and first real world impressions of actual software running on it. It's all shaping up to be extremely compelling and we are practically assured a much greater leap forward than what we saw in moving from PS3 to PS4. If you love video game technology and are interested in Sony's next gen vision for gaming, then you're in the right place. Please check out my latest video below and be sure to like, subscribe, and leave comments. There's a lot to cover so pace yourself ;). Thank you and enjoy! #PlayStation5#NextGenConsole#FutureOfGaming

PlayStation 5 Spec Reveal: The Story Behind the Numbers

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It's coming! Yes, the next generation of video games is coming soon. We are at the stage when numerous leaks from industry "insiders" start to paint the picture of what the next generation of games will be about. We've seen many leaks over the past few months, particularly on the next PlayStation (i.e. PS5) but also on the next Xbox console (codename: Anaconda). But last week something very interesting happened: on a seemingly random Tuesday morning in April, we awoke to new trending article on wire with the headline "Exclusive: What to Expect From Sony's Next-Gen PlayStation". While at first glance it seemed like just another article from a supposed "leak" to be taken with a grain of salt, reading the first line of the article revealed a quote from the lead system architect himself Mark Cerny. Whoa! Is this official information from Sony? Indeed it was and it took the gaming media by complete surprise. While little information was actually r…

Xbox Scorpio vs PS4 Pro: The Truth About What To Expect

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There has been a lot of misinterpretation by the media and consumers alike regarding the recently announced Xbox Scorpio specs and how it compares to the PS4 Pro. I've been hearing things like "Xbox Scorpio's massive power advantage..." or "the Xbox Scorpio specs blow the PS4 Pro's specs away..." etc which is not true. There is no question that the Scorpio will have more raw horsepower than the PS4 Pro, but if the reveal by Digital Foundry told us one thing, it's that the Xbox Scorpio is not a radical departure in hardware from the current consoles on the market including the Xbox One, PS4, and PS4 Pro. It essentially uses the same components from the same vendor (AMD) but just has faster versions of those components. It is basically a "supercharged" Xbox One/Ps4 but not anything fundamentally new. That's not to say games won't indeed look best on Scorpio but if you are thinking the difference will be massive over any console on t…

Predicting the Features Of the PlayStation 5

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In my article "Top 5 Reasons Next Gen Gaming is Taking So Long", I mentioned that the rapidly evolving technology landscape was a big reason for extended console cycle seen in the Xbox360/PS3 generation. Now in 2017 we are more than 3 years into the 8th generation console cycle (PS4/Xbox One/Wii U) and there is an increasingly clear picture on where the future of gaming is heading.Tech like 4K, Virtual Reality, and cloud computing/streaming are all going to be a huge part of the future of gaming. While PS4 will introduce many of these capabilities, they won't be full fleshed out during the console's life cycle and we will not see the full realization of these technologies until the PS5. We also have the new wrinkle of console refreshes in PS4 Pro and Xbox Scorpio that are promising higher resolution versions of existing PS4/XB1 games with a focus on 4K. The reality is that neither platform will likely make 4K the standard for console games but will instead serve as …