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MSI announces a new sponsorship program for high potential amateur gaming teams. The sponsorship program includes the support of MSI gaming rigs, tailor-made uniforms and team branded promotions. The application period for this sponsorship program is from April 17 until May 17. Applicants have to complete and submit the application to MSI’s online system before...

Predator Philippines launched the 21-inch Predator 21 X, the first gaming laptop with a curved display. Predator 21 X’s screen has a resolution of 2560 x 1080 and uses the NVidia’s G-Sync technology so gamers can see their opponents’ movements immediately, thus also respond immediately. The Predator 21 X has the 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, up to 64GB of RAM and up to four 512GB SSDs, and two NVidia GeForce GPUs. The gaming laptop is built with a five-fan cooling system, including three AeroBlade fans for CPU and GPU,...

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., a manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, unveiled the new AM4 A320 Chipset Motherboards. It completes AMD’s AM4 platform. AMD also announced their New Ryzen 5 processors that range from the Ryzen 5 1600X to the Ryzen 5 1400. Built with a 14nm process with 6-Cores and 12-Threads, operating at 3.5GHz, the AMD Ryzen 5 1600X processor...

Optimistic about the Philippine gaming market, China-based wireless peripherals producer Rapoo has announced the availability of its VPRO brand of gaming gear in the country. Amid the growing competition in the market, Johnson Zhang, Regional Sales Director at Rapoo, is confident that their gaming products—which have their own strengths—will be able to compete...

HyperX, a division of Kingston Technology, announced it is now shipping the HyperX Cloud Revolver S, the latest addition to the HyperX headset range. It has Plug N Play virtual Dolby Surround 7.1 audio, integrating Dolby Headphone technology into a new USB dongle. Backlit buttons on the clippable audio control box allow users to activate virtual Dolby Surround 7.1 audio, mute, and regulate mic and output levels. The dongle also has three additional sound profiles – bass boost, flat and vocal equalizer modes – making it easier...

Acer Philippines Inc. (APHI) announces the launch of the “Win your own Predator 21 X IEM Quiz” Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes, spearheaded by Acer and Intel to celebrate the Intel Extreme Masters 2017, will see one lucky Predator fan from Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, or Australia win a Predator 21 X laptop—the world’s first laptop with a curved...

By Lily Asis The world of online gaming has grown dramatically over the past decade. While building a stellar gaming system is at the top of every gamer’s wish list, one of the most important decisions to be made is monitor selection. Before spending a lot of hard earned money, there are many things to consider.   When shopping for a monitor(s), it’s basically...

By Lily Asis Not all that long ago people needed to hike to the local library to try and find out any information. Thankfully those days are well behind us now, and everything we’d ever need to know or share is in most of our pockets. After all, we’ve sent people to the moon on less that a tenth of the processing power in a generic modern day smartphone. The...

MSI introduced new technologies into its gaming products for its Dragon fans. As it is, both Intel 6th Generation Skylake CPU and NVIDIA GeForc® GTX1060 (1070,1080) made breakthroughs in shortening the gaps between gaming laptops and gaming desktops to essentially none; and now, the gap will be further shortened with the introduction of Intel 7th Generation CPU,...

Acer announced the availability of the 30-inch Predator Z301CT, the world’s first 21:9 monitor with Tobii eye-tracking functionality. The company also unveiled two Predator XB2 Series models featuring 24.5- and 27-inch flat screens with a blazing fast 240Hz refresh rate. The 30-inch Acer Predator Z301CT has integrated Tobii eye-tracking technology that adds to...