Tag Archives: performance

Asus ROG Strix Scar II GL504GV review: Excellent gaming performance, great sound

For someone who travels a lot and is keen to buy a top-tier gaming laptop, Asus ROG Strix Scar II is worth investing in. India’s gaming market has seen a paradigm shift in recent months. There has been an increase in the supply of content and devices, coupled with the mushrooming of tournaments, helping the ecosystem grow and thrive. Asus is trying ... Read More »

Diet tips for students: Three best foods to eat to sharpen memory and boost performance during exams

It’s important for students to eat a healthy diet that will fuel their body, boost performance in the class or exams. Here are some of the best foods that can help boost memory and focus. Diet tips for students: 3 best foods to sharpen your memory  |  Photo Credit: Thinkstock New Delhi: There’s no denying the fact that diet plays a vital ... Read More »

OnePlus 5 Gaming Performance Review

HIGHLIGHTS The OnePlus 5 barely got warm in the most demanding games It has some interesting additions such as Gaming Do Not Disturb Mode Despite no updates, GTA: San Andreas plays better than expected Aside from a OnePlus 5 release date, price, and of course our review, we decided to take the smartphone for a spin in terms of gaming ... Read More »

Digital Storm’s itty-bitty Bolt X gaming PC delivers big-time cooling and performance

Boutique PC builder Digital Storm specializes in the sort of highly customized, jaw-dropping enthusiast PCs that grace the covers of computer magazines and leave you drooling with envy. That laser focus has allowed the company to spend years perfecting the design of its already damned near perfect Bolt small form-factor PC; in 2015, Digital Storm slapped a sexy edge-to-edge glass ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ and X Performance receive minor update

Sony has started rolling out a new update to its Xperia XZ and X Performance smartphones. It’s a minor, bug-fixing update that bumps the build number from 39.2.A.0.361 to version 39.2.A.0.374. This is the second update that has been rolled out to these devices ever since they received Nougat. The last update brought along Android security fixes for the month ... Read More »

Internet surfing decreases academic performance, says study

Michigan State University (MSU) in the US, which conducted the study, reveals that internet surfing plays a pivot role in determining student’s final exam scores. Internet RELATED STORIES Poor standards of learning puts parliamentary panel in dilemma Proposed Skill Development Institute expected to function from ITI Berhampur Digital Financial Literacy Campaign observes participation of over one lakh students Innovation can ... Read More »

Menstrual cycle doesn’t impact training, performance: Study

IST Menstrual cycle doesn’t impact training, performance: Study (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images) A recent study, published in the Journal of Physiology, has found that doing fixed intensity exercise during menstrual cycle does not affect a woman’s autonomic heat responses (skin blood flow and sweating). That’s according to a collaboration between Massey University, the University at Buffalo and the University of Otago. ... Read More »

Dishonored 2’s buggy PC port is plagued by performance problems

I guess this launch won’t be as smooth as Doom. 6COMMENTS Hayden Dingman | @haydencd Games Reporter, PCWorld Nov 11, 2016 4:57 PM Update, November 11: With Dishonored 2‘s Steam rating down to 54 percent, Bethesda’s finally got around to acknowledging there maaaay be some issues, and a patch is on its way soon. From the official update: “We have ... Read More »

MSI GS63VR Stealth review: A game-changing amount of performance in a laptop

here’s an old saying: You can have performance or portability in a gaming laptop, but not both. Well, not anymore. The MSI GS63VR Stealth is the first laptop I’ve seen using Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1060, and I’m suitably impressed. In fact, I’m blown away by the amount of performance that can be squeezed into a laptop that’s actually portable. How ... Read More »

Tested: Shadow Warrior 2 sees huge performance boosts from Nvidia’s multi-res shading

Lo Wang is back, baby. Shadow Warrior 2 ($40 on Steam) launched today and while its procedurally generated levels give the game a bit less bite than its predecessor, it’s still a riotously good time in a satisfying “mindlessly killing demons” sort of way. But we covered all that in PCWorld’s Shadow Warrior 2 review. This article’s dedicated to a ... Read More »