Latest News - October 2020
- AMD Radeon RX 5700 Family Reportedly Hits EOL As Focus Shifts To RX 6000 Big Navi
- Windows 10 May 2020 Update KB4577063 Brings Bevy Of Fixes For Edge, WSL And More
- NVIDIA Delays GeForce RTX 3070 Launch To Avoid Another Release Day Stock Debacle
- HP Spectre x360 13 And Envy x360 13 Charge Into Fall Energized By Intel Tiger Lake And Iris Xe
- Inland 1TB Platinum PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSD Priced At Just $99, Plus More Hot SSD Deals At Amazon
- Apex Legends Cross-Play Beta Arrives Next Week During Rockin' Aftermarket Event
- Alleged NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Mobile Ampere GPU Leaks Into The Wild
- Hurry And Claim An Apple iPhone Settlement Check For Throttlegate While You Still Can
- Apple Offers This Last Ditch Fix For Watch GPS And Battery Life Woes In WatchOS 7
- Huawei Welcomes Forensics Of Its Operations To Allay Crippling Spying Allegations
- Here's Why Verizon's Google Pixel 4a 5G UW Is $100 More Than Unlocked Versions
- Ghoulish Call Of Duty: Black Ops Zombies Reveal Trailer Is The Tainted Love We Need In 2020
- Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 20226 With SSD Health Monitoring And Your Phone Updates
- AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Zen 3 CPU Leaked Benchmark Shows Massive Single-Threaded Performance Uplift
- Microsoft Surface Pro X Gains SQ2 CPU Upgrade And 15-Hour Battery, $549 Surface Laptop Go Debuts
All News for October 2020
AMD first launched its Radeon RX 5700 Navi family of graphics cards on July 7th, 2019, and it now looks as though production of the popular line of mainstream graphics cards is coming to an end. The Radeon RX 5700 has been AMD's primary eSports-minded graphics card for 1440p gaming, while the Radeon RX 5700 XT is... Read more...
There is still about a week and a half to go before Microsoft pushes out this month's Patch Tuesday update (on October 12, the second Tuesday of this month). But if you want to shore up Windows 10 with a bunch of fixes ahead of time, Microsoft has made available its optional KB4577063 cumulative update in preview... Read more...
You may have noticed that NVIDIA lists a new release date for the GeForce RTX 3070 Founders Edition on its website. Instead of launching to retail on October 15, as originally scheduled, it will now find its way to market on October 29. That is the new date for all GeForce RTX 3070 cards, including both its own... Read more...
Hewlett-Packard is bringing the power and performance of Intel 11th generation Core processors (Tiger Lake) to select devices this fall. The HP Spectre x360 14, HP Spectre x360 13, HP Envy x360 13, and HP Envy 13 have all attained Intel EVO verification and are “designed for users seeking the best in performance... Read more...
We love compelling SSD deals here at HotHardware, so we of course are always on the lookout for the latest to deliver to our readers. Well, today we’ve got some deals for you on a few Inland SSDs that are available at Amazon. The Inland Platinum 1TB SSD features a standard M.2 2280 PCIe 3.0 form-factor and would be... Read more...
On October 6th, Apex Legends is getting a new collection event called Aftermarket. The event's update adds new cosmetics, a new limited-time mode (LTM) called Flashpoint, free rewards, and perhaps most importantly cross-play capabilities. While cosmetics are interesting, the cross-play capability is big news. Chad... Read more...
For the past few weeks, the gaming community has been in the middle of Ampere mania, as NVIDIA released both its GeForce RTX 3080 and GeForce RTX 3090 to the public (although availability was an issue for most people). It’s understandable that supplies would be tight, however, considering that the GeForce RTX 3080... Read more...
Friendly reminder that if you were planning to participate in a proposed $500 million settlement with Apple over reduced iPhone performance, you now have less than a week to do it. The deadline to submit a claim (or multiple claims, depending on your situation) is next Tuesday, October 6. Any claims received after... Read more...
If you own an Apple Watch Series 3 and encountered issues after the latest watchOS 7 update, you are not alone. This week, many bugs were reported with watchOS 7, including battery drain, GPS data loss, and missing features. If you want to fix these issues, Apple has left instructions on how to backup and restore your... Read more...
What is Huawei willing to do to to get back into the good graces of the United States and other countries that have shunned it? A Huawei representative recently stated that the multinational company is ready to reveal its internal operations. Their goal is to assure national governments that they should not be... Read more...
Google announced the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 yesterday after months of leaks. The smartphones share the same processor -- the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G -- the selfie and rear cameras, and display resolution. However, they differ with regards to screen size, battery capacity, and in many other details. But the... Read more...
This might be the all time jinx, but about the only thing that has not occurred in 2020 so far is a real-life zombie outbreak (knock on wood). Would you really be surprised if it happened at this point, though? Neither would we. Be that as it may, zombies are coming, but to Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War sometime... Read more...
Instead of potentially and needlessly thrashing your solid state drive, Microsoft is testing an update to Windows 10 that would add storage health monitoring, allowing it to check your high-speed SSD for signs of impending failure. Ideally, this would give you time to back up your data before it goes kaput, if the... Read more...
Anticipation over AMD's upcoming Zen 3 product lineup is building, especially now with an unveiling just a little more than a week away. Waiting is the hardest part. To help pass the time, there has been an increasing number of leaks pertaining to purported Zen 3 parts in the wild (engineering samples), the latest of... Read more...
Microsoft has just announced two new products that expand its Surface lineup of first-party Windows 10 PCs. Not surprisingly, both of them are products that we've previously covered in leaks: a refreshed Surface Pro X and the all-new Surface Laptop Go. Surface Pro X: Now with a Microsoft SQ2 Processor And Longer... Read more...