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The Full Nerd ep. 144: Ryzen 3000 XT reviews, Gordon buys Windows 10 cheap, and a food fight

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang discusses the "underwhelming" reviews of AMD's new Ryzen 3000 XT CPUs and why the Windows 10 Pro for $40 deal swayed Gordon into buying four copies.

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PCWorld's July Digital Magazine: The $1,001 Question

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The Full Nerd ep. 143: Macs ditch Intel, GeForce RTX 2080 Super laptops, Batmen ranked

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang digs into the implications of Apple Macs ditching Intel for Arm chips, how thermal design affects GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q performance, and answers your questions

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The Full Nerd ep. 142: AMD Ryzen XT CPUs, Nvidia RTX coprocessor rumors, PS5 design

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang digs into what's new in AMD's (slightly) faster Ryzen XT processors, rumors of a "transversal coprocessor" in next-gen Nvidia graphics cards, and the PlayStation 5's...controversial design.

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PCWorld's June Digital Magazine: Software worth paying for

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The Full Nerd: AMD's chief gaming architect talks Ryzen 4000 laptops, SmartShift, and PC innovation

In this special episode of The Full Nerd, we're joined by AMD chief gaming architect Frank Azor to discuss the 'free performance' of SmartShift, the 'AMD Advantage' in gaming laptops, PC innovation, and a lot more.

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HP is having a massive Memorial Day Sale (up to 55% off)

HP.com is having a huge sale through May 26, and shipping is free.

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The Full Nerd ep. 140: Intel Core i9-10900K reviewed, AMD's AM4 motherboard reversal

In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon discusses his review of the 10-core, 5.3GHz Intel Core i9-10900K, then the gang covers AMD's change of heart around Ryzen's AM4 motherboard compatibility.

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The Full Nerd ep. 139: Nvidia's next-gen Ampere GPU, AM4 controversy, RIP upgradable laptops

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we explain what PC gamers need to know about Nvidia's next-gen Ampere GPU architecture, then wallow in the disappointment of failed AM4 motherboard and laptop component upgrades.

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PCWorld's May Digital Magazine: Ryzen 4000 vs. Comet Lake H

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The Full Nerd ep. 138: Nvidia Ampere and AMD Zen 3 rumors, Radeon RX 5600 XT speeds

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang wades into Nvidia Ampere and AMD Ryzen "Zen 3" rumors, the sounds the warning about Radeon RX 5600 XT speeds—again.

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The Full Nerd ep. 136: AMD B550 motherboards, exploring the vintage PC gear in Gordon's garage

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss AMD's new B550 motherboards and $99 Ryzen 3 processors before going on a walk down memory lane.

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The Full Nerd ep. 135: Intel Comet Lake H and Ghost Canyon NUC reviews, ray traced Minecraft

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we review Intel's new "Comet Lake H" 10th-gen Core processors for gaming laptops and its radical Ghost Canyon NUC, and explain what you need to know about the ray tracing coming to Minecraft later this week.

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PCWorld's April Digital Magazine: Why big-screen phones are becoming a problem

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The Full Nerd ep. 134: Next-gen Intel CPU leaks extravaganza

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss leaks and rumors about Intel's next-gen desktop and laptop CPUs, then spend a long time answering your questions.