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How Project xCloud Is Helping Game Developers Stay Connected

How Project xCloud Is Helping Game Developers Stay Connected
by Allan Poore, Partner Group Program Manager, Project xCloud What I love most about gaming is its ability to bring people to together. Whether playing with your family on the couch or with a group of friends scattered throughout the world, gaming helps fulfil one of our most basic needs: connection with one another. With many of us self-isolating and working from home, this connection is even more important. Like many people, the Xbox and Project xCloud team has been adapting to the new environment we find ourselves in. We are having to change how we communicate, collaborate and connect with one another to maintain the inclusive environment we have worked hard to build. The same is true with our developer community and we know firsthand the challenges that working from home presents. Specifically, many developers are unable to access their Xbox development kits. By not having access to their usual ...

Five Star Games Has Finally Got a Grip, Begins Distributing Lizard Skins In Australia

Five Star Games Has Finally Got a Grip, Begins Distributing Lizard Skins In Australia
Five Star Games has finally got a grip. Specifically: Lizard Skins, the revolutionary manufacturer of grips and tapes across several global sports has now turned its hand towards developing grips for the only category that really matters: Gaming. Starting 17th July Lizard Skins will start appearing on the shelves of your favourite retailers nationally, utilising the brand’s famed Durasoft Polymer technology, which you need to feel to believe – there is no better feeling grip on the market. With products for all major current-gen controllers and PC mice, each coming in seven different colours and three camo prints, Lizard Skins brings their expertise to improve your grip and therefore your game. Remember: if you slip, you lose. Ranging in RRP from $24.95 to $34.95, Lizard Skins present a cost-effective option for improving the way you play. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 25%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* ...

AMD Launches Ryzen 3000XT Desktop Processors and Equipped to Win Game Bundle

AMD Launches Ryzen 3000XT Desktop Processors and Equipped to Win Game Bundle
Today, AMD launched the new AMD Ryzen™ 9 3900XT, Ryzen™ 7 3800XT, and Ryzen™ 5 3600XT processors featuring increased frequencies purpose-built for enthusiasts and gamers who want the best possible performance, available from major retailers and etailers starting at $399 AUD. For more information, please see the webpage here. AMD Ryzen™ 9 3900XT – $809 AMD Ryzen™ 7 3800XT – $645 AMD Ryzen™ 5 3600XT – $399 To sweeten the deal, when purchasing an eligible AMD Ryzen desktop processor between July 7 and October 3, 2020, gamers can claim their complimentary copy of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, which will launch in late 2020. Gamers can redeem their copy of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla at the AMD Equipped to Win website through to November 7, 2020.

Gigabyte Virtual Show To Present Real-Case Solutions with IoT

Gigabyte Virtual Show To Present Real-Case Solutions with IoT
GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd is a global leader in technology who stays at the forefront of innovation and provides world-renowned hardware and services for more than 30 years, and is now presenting a virtual show as an alternative approach to connect with partners, buyers, and users. GIGABYTE Virtual Show will highlight a selection of smart IoT applications that can help businesses and services adapting to the new normal, and how GIGABYTE continues to accelerate these exciting developments with Data Center expertise. In the coming weeks, the online exhibition features a forum led by GIGABYTE and experts from the industry to share perspectives and create discussion on timely topics and trends with registered GIGABYTE members. Using Smart to Prepare Society for the New Normal The challenges the world faces this year force changes upon our regular routines that aren’t easy to adapt, but technological breakthroughs can provide the flexibility required ...

AOC Launches 49″ Agon Super Ultra-Wide Curved Gaming Display

AOC Launches 49″ Agon Super Ultra-Wide Curved Gaming Display
AOC, a global leader in display technology, is proud to announce that it will partner with The Chiefs, premier ANZ Esports club. The Chiefs have featured winning teams in multiple competitions, and are committed to growing the gaming industry at both domestic and international levels. AOC will supply its Agon range of ultimate gaming displays to equip The Chiefs players and content creators. AOC is dedicated to providing the best display experience for all gamers, and to supporting the development of Esports in Australia and New Zealand. AOC and The Chiefs look forward to a victorious relationship in the year ahead. The Agon AG493UCX: Seamless Immersion in Wrap-Around Action Agon, the line of premium gaming monitors from leading manufacturer AOC, has unveiled its latest impressive model. The Agon AG493UCX is a 49-inch panoramic curved display with a Super Ultra-Wide aspect ratio of 32:9 at Dual Quad HD resolution (5120 x 1440 pixels). VA panel ...

Heaven Media Announces Partnership With EPOS, Representing Brand In ANZ

Heaven Media Announces Partnership With EPOS, Representing Brand In ANZ
Heaven Media today announced it has been appointed the ANZ agency for EPOS gaming division, the global pioneer in high-end audio solutions and technology. EPOS carries forward the Sennheiser Communications portfolio co-branded as EPOS I SENNHEISER. Ahead of further announcements on the rebrand and upcoming products, Heaven Media will be supporting EPOS with services including PR, content creator engagement and events support. Maja Sand-Grimnitz, Head of Global Marketing, Gaming at EPOS, said on the partnership “As we prepare to launch the EPOS brand, we sought agency partners who deeply understand gaming and have a passion. We’re excited to have Heaven Media’s support in Australia and New Zealand. Our upcoming product lineup, drawing on the fine work of the best audio design and engineering research team in the world, will show discerning gamers in ANZ The Power Of Audio.” General Manager for APJ and America, Jason Spiller, who recently joined to lead the agency in ...

AMD Offers Enthusiasts More Choice Than Ever Before with New Ryzen 3000XT Processors

AMD Offers Enthusiasts More Choice Than Ever Before with New Ryzen 3000XT Processors
Today, AMD announced three new additions to the 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processor family – the AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT, AMD Ryzen 7 3800XT and AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT processors. Introducing XT branding for the first time to the Ryzen family of processors, the new AMD Ryzen 3000XT desktop processors are purpose-built to maximize performance under any workload. Expanding on the award-winning 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen processor family, 3000XT series desktop processors are optimized with higher boost frequencies to deliver elite-level performance that dominates gaming and content creation. Today also marks worldwide availability of the AMD B550 chipset, the first mainstream chipset with support for PCIe® 4.0. Available in a variety of motherboard form factors, the AMD B550 chipset is perfect for high-speed performance in both gaming and multitasking. Additionally, AMD announced the A520 chipset for socket AM4 and 3rd Gen AMD Ryzen desktop processors with more than 40 designs in ...

Xbox Series X: Buy A Game Once and Play the Best Version Across Generations with Smart Delivery

Xbox Series X: Buy A Game Once and Play the Best Version Across Generations with Smart Delivery
by Will Tuttle @Xbox Here at Xbox, we’re building the future of gaming by putting players first and ensuring that you are at the centre and in control of your gaming experience. Whether you’re exploring an expansive library of Xbox Game Pass titles with more than 10 million of your fellow gamers or taking your gaming on the go with Project xCloud, it’s clear that the future of gaming is brighter than ever. Nowhere is that more evident than with Xbox Series X, our fastest, most powerful console ever. Not only will Xbox Series X set a new bar for performance, speed and compatibility, it will empower the world’s greatest developers to create games that launch us into the future of gaming. Putting players first also means introducing a host of new features and technologies to improve their experience. One of the most exciting of the technologies we’re introducing with Xbox Series X is Smart Delivery, which ...

Razer Kishi, The Universal Gaming Controller For Android, Now Shipping

Razer Kishi, The Universal Gaming Controller For Android, Now Shipping
Razer, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the immediate availability of the Razer Kishi Universal Gaming Controller for Android™, a new mobile accessory which took home two Best of CES awards this January. An iPhone version is slated to arrive later this summer. The Razer Kishi brings advanced gaming features to mobile players, with increased precision and expanded controls thanks to its clickable analog thumbsticks, arrays of face and multi-function buttons, and 8-way D-pad. It also comes with two analog triggers and two bumper buttons for a triple-A, console-level gameplay experience anywhere. The Razer Kishi’s flexible design supports a wide range of Android™ smartphones and the direct USB-C connection virtually eliminates input lag, allowing users to enjoy ultra-low latency gameplay. Extended play times of Android™ games or cloud game streaming services are supported via pass-through smartphone charging. For more information, please visit Razer.com/gaming-controllers/razer-kishi. WHEN: Razer Kishi for Android – Available Now ...

AORUS Pro-Gaming Pedigree Stands Above the Competition

AORUS Pro-Gaming Pedigree  Stands Above the Competition
Dominates other mainstream gaming laptops with world class cooling system Hailing from the world leading PC brand- GIGABYTE Technologies, the top-tier gaming brand AORUS, continues to attract gaming fans around the world. Raising the bar and breaking through performance barriers, AORUS is the leader in the gaming industry. GIGABYTE debut the midrange AORUS gaming laptop series, available for orders Insisting on craftsmanship paired with unleashing raw power, AORUS offers a new standard of “on the go performance for pros” with durable light weight, easy to carry laptops. Creating premium and distinctive chassis and unparalleled performance features as its core, the AORUS brand dominates the gaming industry again this year (2020) with the introduction of the all-new 10th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor and the all-new mid-range AORUS 5 vB and AORUS 7 vB bringing high-performance to the ...

Get The Hybrid Advantage With The New Razer Ornata V2

Get The Hybrid Advantage With The New Razer Ornata V2
Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers today announced the Razer Ornata V2: the latest iteration of the innovative Ornata keyboard, which debuted with Razer’s revolutionary Hybrid Mecha-Membrane switches. Combining the best of both worlds, the Razer Hybrid Mecha-Membrane switches provide a soft, comfortable typing feel with the positive clicky feedback of a mechanical switch. Now featuring dedicated media controls, with an infinite scroll wheel and three media keys, the Ornata V2 brings the best in gaming and media to one hybrid keyboard, with track skip, play and pause and volume control in one area, all programmable through Razer Synapse 3. For long play sessions, the Ornata V2 comes with a plush, leatherette wrist rest, connected magnetically to the front of the keyboard. With fully programmable keys, customisable through Razer Synapse 3, users can program macros, keybindings and custom profiles. Featuring Razer Chroma RGB, users can access unique lighting effects and ...

Sony Invite You For A Look At The Future Of Gaming On PlayStation 5

Sony Invite You For A Look At The Future Of Gaming On PlayStation 5
The wait is over. Players are invited to join Sony Interactive Entertainment on Friday, June 5th, at 6:00am AEST for a look at the future of gaming on PlayStation 5. The digital showcase, available to watch on PlayStation’s Twitch and YouTube channels, will run for over an hour and provide players with a peek into the future looking at the games available to players after the PS5 launches this holiday. The games coming to PS5 represent the best in the industry from innovative studios that span the globe. Studios, both larger and smaller, those newer and those more established, all have been hard at work developing games that will showcase the potential of the hardware. Sony Interactive Entertainment is as thrilled as ever to bring players on the journey to redefine the future of videogames. For more information on the upcoming PS5 digital showcase and a message from President and CEO ...

Razer Introduces Blade 15 Studio Edition For Creators With New 8-Core CPU & Quadro RTX Graphics

Razer Introduces Blade 15 Studio Edition For Creators With New 8-Core CPU & Quadro RTX Graphics
Razer™ today announced the all-new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition laptop, a mobile-workstation tailored to meet the needs of every type of creator from audio engineer to VFX artist. The new mobile studio is equipped with the latest 8-Core 10th Gen Intel® processor and an NVIDIA® Quadro® RTX™ 5000 GPU accented with supportive features such as a custom calibrated 4K OLED touch display, a UHS-III SD card reader and USB-C charging. The new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition is the perfect combination of performance and functionality wrapped in a svelte mercury white package. Performance Made Possible Inside the Blade 15 Studio Edition is the new 8-Core 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10875H processor capable of up to 5.1 GHz clock speeds when utilising Intel® Thermal Velocity Boost technology. The eight cores paired with the improved boost clock speeds, results in significant performance gains in CPU intensive applications. For creators and technical professionals working with dense ...

Razer Gigantus V2 – Go Big Or Go Home

Razer Gigantus V2 – Go Big Or Go Home
Razer, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the introduction of the Gigantus V2 mouse mat. The Razer Gigantus V2 is the latest addition to Razer’s mouse mat family, featuring an upgraded surface with a higher thread count weave for the perfect balance between speed and control, and an improved, non-slip rubber backing for comfort. Tested by Team Razer’s esports athletes, the Gigantus V2 is available in four sizes up to a massive 3XL for full desk coverage. The Gigantus V2 comes in a stylish all-black finish, with a cool, minimal Razer tag in one corner, providing the perfect surface for big mouse sweeps while looking good, too. Based on a thick, high-density rubber foam backing, topped with a textured micro-weave cloth surface for accurate, reliable mouse tracking, the Gigantus V2 is available in the following sizes: M (360 x 275 x 3mm) L (450 x 400 x 3mm) XXL (940 x 410 ...

Game Beyond 4GB With AMD Radeon Graphics

Game Beyond 4GB With AMD Radeon Graphics
Today’s AAA games are significantly more demanding on hardware, particularly when it comes to your GPU’s VRAM. Cutting-edge titles like Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Doom Eternal, Resident Evil 3, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare push beyond 4GB of VRAM memory usage at their highest settings, meaning gamers craving the highest fidelity visuals and best gameplay experiences possible benefit from GPUs leveraging larger frame buffers. Luckily, AMD has gamers across the stack covered with great pricing on Radeon RX 500 and RX 5000 series graphics cards equipped with 6GB and 8GB of VRAM for both 1080p and 1440p gaming. This includes the new 6GB Radeon RX 5600 XT – now with 14 Gbps memory speeds available from board partners – packing the necessary power to deliver the ultimate 1080p gaming experiences, as well as the 8GB Radeon RX 5500 XT for entry-level 1080p gamers. For example, versus a 4GB NVIDIA GeForce ...

Made For Every Type Of Pro: The All-New Razer Blade Pro 17

Made For Every Type Of Pro: The All-New Razer Blade Pro 17
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today unveiled the all-new Razer Blade Pro 17, the laptop built for professional gamers, designers and game developers. The Blade Pro 17 is available now with a 4K 120Hz display for creators requiring a high-resolution workstation and a Full-HD 300Hz option for gamers needing to see every frame of every match. Powering these displays are the latest processors from both Intel and NVIDIA, including the 8-core 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10875H and up to an NVIDIA GeForce RTX™ 2080 SUPER. The all-new Razer Blade Pro 17 packs the power of a desktop into a compact .78” x 10.24” x 15.5” chassis that users can easily take from the main office to the home office. “The Razer Blade Pro 17 is the perfect laptop for power users, pro gamers, and creatives alike,” said Brad Wildes, Senior Vice President of Razer’s Systems Business. “It’s a workstation, ...

HyperX Expands HyperX Stinger Headset Lineup with Two New Economical Gaming Headsets

HyperX Expands HyperX Stinger Headset Lineup with Two New Economical Gaming Headsets
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, today announced the release of two new headsets in the HyperX Cloud Stinger family, HyperX Cloud StingerTM Core + 7.1 and HyperX Cloud StingerTM Core Wireless + 7.1 Gaming Headset. Both new Cloud Stinger Core headsets now feature 7.1 virtual surround sound1 via NGENUITY software. “HyperX is excited to expand its Cloud Stinger gaming headset family with two new 7.1 surround sound headsets for gamers looking for an economic headset,” said HyperX. “With students, parents and gamers working and playing at home more than ever, HyperX has expanded the Stinger product line to offer more affordable headsets.” The HyperX Cloud Stinger Core + 7.1 and Cloud Stinger Core wireless + 7.1 both offer virtual surround sound to provide a more immersive in-game audio experience. 40mm directional drivers deliver high-quality sound with pinpoint audio precision. Both Stinger Core + 7.1 headsets feature a lightweight design, ...

Immerse Yourself In Sound & Forget The Noise With The Razer Opus

Immerse Yourself In Sound & Forget The Noise With The Razer Opus
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the launch of the Razer Opus wireless headphones. With stunning THX® Certified audio and advanced hybrid Active Noise Cancellation, the Razer Opus delivers sound as the artists intended – pure, crisp and clear, without the background noise of daily life interfering with the experience. With most streaming services now providing high quality audio, a set of headphones able to produce the detail and nuances of these high definition streams is essential. But the sounds of everyday life, from the background hum of the city to the hectic lifestyle of working from home with others around you, can intrude on the listening experience, spoiling your focus and the enjoyment of high-fidelity recordings. Less noise, more clarity The Razer Opus uses an Advanced Hybrid Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) system to cancel out external noise, with four dedicated ANC microphones designed to accurately tune out ...

Design Without Limitation With The Nanoleaf Shapes – Hexagons

Design Without Limitation With The Nanoleaf Shapes – Hexagons
Following the success of their innovative lighting panels, Nanoleaf knew that their next product would have to continue pushing creative boundaries. People have always had an urge to create, so with the introduction of Nanoleaf Shapes, they will be able to do just that without limitations. Nanoleaf Shapes is a completely new line of panels that can all connect together to finally offer truly limitless customisation and design possibilities. After years of refinement, Shapes deliver everything you want from Smart Home Decor and take away everything that you don’t in the process. The first product in the Shapes line is Hexagons, a design that truly encompasses the idea of Smart Home Decor with inspiration taken from geometry found in nature. By slightly rounding the corners of the Hexagons, they offer geometry without rigidity so they can fit into your space naturally, without clashing with your existing decor. The Hexagons have been thoughtfully designed ...

HyperX Teams up with Ducky and Launches HyperX x Ducky One 2 Mini Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

HyperX Teams up with Ducky and Launches HyperX x Ducky One 2 Mini Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company Inc., today announced a collaboration with DuckyChannel International Co. Ltd, a keyboard manufacturing company, with a limited edition 60% form factor HyperX x Ducky One 2 Mini mechanical gaming keyboard. The HyperX x Ducky One 2 Mini mechanical gaming keyboard features HyperX red linear mechanical switches built for performance, longevity and an 80 million lifetime click rating per switch. The keyboard includes RGB exposed backlit keys for brighter illumination with radiant lighting effects and utilises Ducky One 2 Mini keyboard design and Ducky PBT double-shot seamless keycaps. “Ducky is happy to work closely with HyperX to develop the HyperX x Ducky One 2 Mini with HyperX switches to give users the best combined gaming keyboard experience,” said Erik Hsieh, DuckyChannel International Co. senior marketing executive. “Our collaboration with HyperX is all about delivering solid and reliable mechanical gaming keyboards, we can’t wait for our ...

HyperX Chosen As Memory Provider For New OMEN Desktop PCs

HyperX Chosen As Memory Provider For New OMEN Desktop PCs
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology has announced that it is the high-performance base memory provider for HP’s new OMEN Desktops and upgrades. HyperX FURY DDR4 RGB or FURY DDR4 memory will be integrated into the OMEN 25L and OMEN 30L Desktops and are fully upgradable. “HyperX is excited to provide high performance gaming grade memory for the new OMEN Desktops,” said HyperX. “Gaming enthusiasts expect the best and OMEN exemplifies a collaborative attitude to provide quality and reliable memory to satisfy gamers’ performance needs.” The OMEN Desktops will come with HyperX FURY DDR4 RGB 3200Mhz memory up to 32GB. HyperX FURY DDR4 RGB is known for high quality performance, reliability and style, with RGB lighting that runs the length of the module for smooth and stunning effects. The memory is AMD Ready for Ryzen. HyperX previously announced supporting HP as the main memory provider for the OMEN Obelisk Desktop. For more ...

May The 4th Be With You – Celebrate Star Wars Day With Nanoleaf

May The 4th Be With You – Celebrate Star Wars Day With Nanoleaf
The Nanoleaf Screen Mirror feature creates an immersive theatre-like experience from the comfort of your own home, taking your entertainment beyond the screen for a complete multi-sensory experience. Whether you are playing the game, delving into the films, or blasting the soundtrack, why not light up your Star Wars day with Nanoleaf. Watch as your on-screen activity is reflected right onto your Nanoleaf Light Panels and Nanoleaf Canvas. Transform Your Entertainment Nanoleaf’s Screen Mirror has four visual modes to fit different moods and occasions. Choose ‘Match’ mode to amplify an adrenaline filled action movie, transporting you from your couch and right into the scene; or try the more subtle ‘Melt’ to subtly transition between sequences when you’re watching an art house film filled with rich color palettes. Gaming is also transformed with Screen Mirror, taking battles and scrimmages to a 4D experience that envelopes the entire room. Take your entertainment from a mere ...

Get Ready To Up Your Creative Game With The New DJI Mavic Air 2

Get Ready To Up Your Creative Game With The New DJI Mavic Air 2
DJI, the global leader in civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, today ushers in a new era of aerial creativity with the Mavic Air 2 drone, combining high-grade imaging, intuitive yet advanced flight performance and revolutionary smart and safe technology in the best all-around drone we’ve ever made. Created to make capturing unique, high-quality content from the air simple, fun, and safe, Mavic Air 2 offers flagship capabilities in a compact and easy to use folding drone that features 8K functionality. A larger 1/2” camera sensor offers high-resolution photos and videos to make content stand out, while advanced programmed flight modes, intelligent features and imaging technology make capturing professional-looking content effortless. Pilots can now stay in the sky longer with an enhanced maximum flight time, capture vivid imagery with completely revamped autonomous capabilities, and wholly transform their content with in-app editing features. “Mavic Air 2 is another milestone for DJI, demonstrating that ...

DJI Mother’s Day Gift Guide

DJI Mother’s Day Gift Guide
With individuals and professionals now working, studying and spending their days in the confine of their own home, there are still many ways people can get creative with the use of tech. For the savvy, tech loving, adventurous Mum or those simply looking to capture the fam at home, and the everyday moments in between, DJI has the below suggestions: OSMO ACTION From adorable moments to action-packed adventure, the Osmo Action can help you capture purr-fect shots of your fury pals from the comfort of your home or back yard! Pricing Original: AUD $499 Top Features and Technology Features a unique dual color screen design that gives a live feed of the camera to the front display, perfect for composing selfies Features Rocksteady; a high-performance stabilisation that reduces ...

Be Faster With The All-New Razer Blade Stealth 13

Be Faster With The All-New Razer Blade Stealth 13
Razer, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today revealed the all-new Razer Blade Stealth 13, taking Ultrabook gaming to the next level. The Blade Stealth 13 is the first Ultrabook with a 13.3” 120Hz display, powered by the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU and a faster 25W variant of the Intel® Core™ i7-1065G7 processor. The Blade Stealth 13 also packs a faster, more efficient keyboard and more efficient LPDDR4X memory, all within the signature matte black aluminium chassis. “The Razer Blade Stealth 13 is the world’s most powerful Ultrabook and we just made it better,” said Brad Wildes, Senior Vice President of Razer’s Systems Business Unit. “The new Razer Blade Stealth 13 introduces the next generation of ultraportable gaming, providing users the perfect balance between fun and function.” Gotta See Fast The all-new Blade Stealth 13 features the world’s fastest 13.3” display with a 120Hz refresh rate – a ...

Mad Catz Ship New Range of F.R.E.Q. Gaming Headsets Delivering Professional Grade Gaming Audio

Mad Catz Ship New Range of F.R.E.Q. Gaming Headsets Delivering Professional Grade Gaming Audio
Mad Catz Global Limited, the leading innovators in gaming hardware, is excited to announce that their new range of F.R.E.Q.2 and F.R.E.Q.4 gaming headsets are now shipping worldwide. The F.R.E.Q.2 and F.R.E.Q.4 are engineered to provide professional grade sound quality and unparalleled comfort, giving gamers an immersive audio experience like no other. The launch of the new headsets, marks to the first step in a plan to integrate the signature Mad Catz design across a broad range of best-in-class gaming audio solutions, designed to support the continued growth of the gaming audio category. Powered-up for a new generation of gaming, the F.R.E.Q.2 is designed for comfort and tuned for gaming. Whether a competitive gamer looking to break into the esports scene or an everyday player, the F.R.E.Q. 2 has been engineered with gamer in mind. Individually tuned 40mm Neodymium Drivers unearth every audio detail providing a next-in-class soundstage, allowing you ...

HyperX Now Shipping Cloud Flight S Wireless Gaming Headset With Qi Charging In Australia

HyperX Now Shipping Cloud Flight S Wireless Gaming Headset With Qi Charging In Australia
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company Inc., today announced the HyperX Cloud Flight™ S wireless gaming headset is now available in Australia. This new gaming-grade wireless headset offers complete freedom with free-standing, Qi-certified wireless charging1 and up to 30 hours2 of battery life. Broadcasting at 2.4 GHz, Cloud Flight S provides an immersive in-game audio experience with HyperX custom-tuned virtual 7.1 surround sound3 and 50mm dynamic drivers with crystal-clear highs, mids and lows. Sporting a closed cup design with 90-degree rotating ear cups, Cloud Flight S offers adjustable steel sliders on its headband, pliable leatherette and plush memory foam for signature HyperX comfort. The PC, PS4™ and PS4™ Pro ready headset also includes a detachable microphone with an LED mic mute indicator and built-in mic monitoring, and features intuitive earcup controls to adjust game and chat volume, which is customisable using HyperX NGENUITY software. “As the wireless gaming peripheral market ...

BenQ Announces The ZOWIE XL2546S & XL2746S Monitor With Dyac+

BenQ Announces The ZOWIE XL2546S & XL2746S Monitor With Dyac+
BenQ Australia today announces the new XL2546S and XL2746S featuring the latest generation of fast liquid crystal panel, which provides true 0.5ms grey-to-grey (GtG) response time. The new panel will be implemented in both the 24.5″ and 27″ so that gamers can choose based on their preference. Since the release of ZOWIE XL2546, the monitor has been the monitor of choice for professional First-Person-Shooter (FPS) esports tournaments. The XL2546S and XL2746S have the same features as the XL2546 with the addition of Dynamic Accuracy Plus (DyAc+). DyAcTM makes vigorous in-game actions such as spraying less blurry. This allows gamers to see the position of crosshair and impact points more clearly which can help with recoil control. DyAc+ is based on this same technology and through panel optimization, provides gamers with a different option for actions such as spray control. Learn more about DyAcTM: https://zowie.benq.com/en-ap/what-is-dyac.html To experience the benefits of the XL2546S and XL2746S ...

Introducing DualSense, The New Wireless Game Controller for PlayStation 5

Introducing DualSense, The New Wireless Game Controller for PlayStation 5
Sony Interactive Entertainment has today revealed the first images and design details of the DualSense™ wireless controller, the new wireless controller for PlayStation 5. Building on the successes of the DualShock 4 controller, DualSense is set to captivate more of the player’s senses as they interact with the virtual worlds in PS5 games. The features of DualSense, along with PS5’s Tempest 3D AudioTech, will deliver a new feeling of immersion to players. Utilising haptic feedback DualSense will heighten the feeling of immersion within games, and add powerful sensations you’ll feel when you play, such as the slow grittiness of driving a car through mud. DualSense will also incorporate adaptive triggers into the L2 and R2 buttons of DualSense so players can truly feel the tension of their actions, like when drawing a bow to shoot an arrow. The design of DualSense has been curated with playability and ergonomics front of mind. The design ...

Redefining Gaming Notebooks! GIGABYTE AORUS/AERO “Game like a Pro”

Redefining Gaming Notebooks! GIGABYTE AORUS/AERO “Game like a Pro”
Leader of global PC brands, GIGABYTE today (2nd April) launched its latest version AORUS series professional gaming notebooks and their AERO notebooks for content creators. Aside from many high-end gaming features, the new generation processors and GPUs have undergone “significant” upgrades. GIGABYTE is the first in the industry to launch ultra-performance notebooks that feature 10th gen Intel® Core™ i9/i7 H series 8-core CPU and NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 20-series SUPER™ GPUs. AORUS partners up with world renowned G2 Esports to launch brand new gaming notebooks tailored to match the requirements of pro gamers, including features like mechanical keyboards, a 240Hz refresh rate display and enhanced cooling technology, redefining the requirements of a professional gaming notebook. AORUS:Innovative Design X Professional Gaming In collaboration with G2 Esports, GIGABYTE launches its flagship AORUS 17X and AORUS 17G, AORUS 15G high end models, tailoring its notebooks to the needs of pros. Upgrades to this include three 10th gen ...

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