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The Full Nerd ep. 72: GeForce RTX 2070 reviewed, controversial AMD vs. Intel benchmarks revised

The Full Nerd ep. 72: GeForce RTX 2070 reviewed, controversial AMD vs. Intel benchmarks revised

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about our reviews of two different GeForce RTX 2070 models, then dives into Principled Technologies's revised Core i9-9900K vs. Ryzen 7 2700X tests.

10/17/18

The Full Nerd ep. 71: Core i9-9900K, Intel benchmark controversy, farewell Hyper-Threading?

The Full Nerd ep. 71: Core i9-9900K, Intel benchmark controversy, farewell Hyper-Threading?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're digging deep into the Intel 9th-gen CPU announcement and its aftershocks.

10/12/18

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into Core i9-9900K and Core X with Intel's desktop chief

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into Core i9-9900K and Core X with Intel's desktop chief

In this special episode of The Full Nerd, desktop VP Anand Srivatsa joins Gordon to talk about Intel's new 9th-gen Core processors and "the world's best gaming CPU," the Core i9-9900K.

10/09/18

The Full Nerd ep. 70: Microsoft Surface refresh analysis, inside the Windows 10 October Update

The Full Nerd ep. 70: Microsoft Surface refresh analysis, inside the Windows 10 October Update

In this episode of The Full Nerd, PCWorld's Microsoft expert joins the gang to discuss what you'll find in the Windows 10 October 2018 Update and share hands-on impressions of the Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2, Surface Studio 2, and...

10/05/18

The Full Nerd ep. 68: GeForce RTX review, RTX 2080 vs. GTX 1080 Ti, what about Radeon?

The Full Nerd ep. 68: GeForce RTX review, RTX 2080 vs. GTX 1080 Ti, what about Radeon?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang dives deep into our GeForce RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti review, and debates whether you should buy a GTX 1080 Ti or RTX 2080.

09/20/18

The Full Nerd ep. 67: Inside Nvidia's futuristic Turing GPU, GeForce RTX overclocking made easy

The Full Nerd ep. 67: Inside Nvidia's futuristic Turing GPU, GeForce RTX overclocking made easy

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we dive deep into the Turing GPU inside Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti. We also discuss how a new Nvidia Scanner tool will make overclocking easy-peasy, and the lack of ray traced games at...

09/17/18

The Full Nerd ep. 66: Threadripper 2990WX memory bandwidth, Athlon with Radeon, and more

The Full Nerd ep. 66: Threadripper 2990WX memory bandwidth, Athlon with Radeon, and more

In this episode of the Full Nerd, the gang digs into the Threadripper 2990WX's memory bandwidth performance, AMD Athlon's return with Radeon Vega in tow, and tools that make audiovisuals better. Maybe.

09/07/18

The Full Nerd ep. 65: GeForce RTX Q&A, 4K G-Sync HDR review, AMD's PC chief leaves

The Full Nerd ep. 65: GeForce RTX Q&A, 4K G-Sync HDR review, AMD's PC chief leaves

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we explain everything we know about the GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti, Brad reviews the Acer Predator X27 G-Sync HDR monitor, and there are shake-ups at AMD.

08/29/18

The Full Nerd Episode 64: GeForce RTX Arrives!

The Full Nerd Episode 64: GeForce RTX Arrives!

Join the Full Nerd crew as they discuss the exciting—and brave new world—of the GeForce RTX and real-time ray tracing

08/21/18

The Full Nerd ep. 63: Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 appears, AMD's 32-core Threadripper reviewed

The Full Nerd ep. 63: Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 appears, AMD's 32-core Threadripper reviewed

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about Nvidia's new Turing GPU, hints of the GeForce RTX 2080's imminent arrival, and Gordon's Threadripper 2990WX review.

08/15/18

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper with AMD's Jim Anderson

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper with AMD's Jim Anderson

In this episode of The Full Nerd, AMD senior vice president Jim Anderson stops by to dive deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper CPUs.

08/13/18

The Full Nerd ep. 62: 2nd-gen Threadripper details, Intel 9000-series leaked, first QLC SSD reviewed

The Full Nerd ep. 62: 2nd-gen Threadripper details, Intel 9000-series leaked, first QLC SSD reviewed

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang geeks out over new 2nd-gen Threadripper and Intel 9000-series processors, and the first-ever QLC drive, the Intel SSD 660p.

08/08/18

The Full Nerd ep. 61: Core i9-9900K rumors, AMD B450 motherboards, and new GeForce GPUs?

The Full Nerd ep. 61: Core i9-9900K rumors, AMD B450 motherboards, and new GeForce GPUs?

In this episode of the Full Nerd, it's looking like a busy fall for CPUs and GPUs. Maybe.

08/02/18

The Full Nerd ep. 60: MacBook Pro throttling vs. Core i9 laptops, will Core i7 lose hyper-threading?

The Full Nerd ep. 60: MacBook Pro throttling vs. Core i9 laptops, will Core i7 lose hyper-threading?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang digs into PC lessons learned from Apple's MacBook Pro throttling fiasco, and rumors of Intel's Core i7 CPUs gaining two more cores, but losing hyper-threading.

07/27/18

The Full Nerd ep. 59: Core i7-8086K overclocking and CPU soldering with Steve from Gamers Nexus

The Full Nerd ep. 59: Core i7-8086K overclocking and CPU soldering with Steve from Gamers Nexus

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we get geek out over Intel's Core i7-8086K with Steve Burke from Gamers Nexus.

07/20/18

The Full Nerd ep. 58: Is it the right time to buy a GPU or CPU? We name the signed AMD t-shirt winner!

The Full Nerd ep. 58: Is it the right time to buy a GPU or CPU? We name the signed AMD t-shirt winner!

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang discusses whether it's time to buy new hardware and picks the winner of a rare 2nd-gen Threadripper shirt signed by AMD's Lisa Su and Jim Anderson.

07/11/18

The Half Nerd ep. 57.5: Why Gordon is wrong, ultimate battlestations, and behind-the-scenes at The Full Nerd!

The Half Nerd ep. 57.5: Why Gordon is wrong, ultimate battlestations, and behind-the-scenes at The Full Nerd!

In this special episode of The Full Nerd, the lesser half of the crew hashes out which of Gordon's opinions are wrong, the elements of an ultimate battlestation, and what goes on behind the scenes of the show.

07/03/18

The Full Nerd ep. 56: Intel and AMD's CPU Core Wars go nuclear, the best PC games of E3

The Full Nerd ep. 56: Intel and AMD's CPU Core Wars go nuclear, the best PC games of E3

In this episode of the Full Nerd, we're going deep on Intel's 5GHz Core i7-8086K and AMD's 32-core Threadripper 2, and Hayden dishes out what PC gamers need to know about from E3.

06/20/18

The Full Nerd ep. 55: Intel vs. AMD Core wars, no new GeForce GPUs, and more from Computex

The Full Nerd ep. 55: Intel vs. AMD Core wars, no new GeForce GPUs, and more from Computex

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're calling in from Taiwan to talk about all the cool new PC hardware at Computex.

06/07/18

The Full Nerd special episode: AMD's Jim Anderson goes deep on 32-core Threadripper 2

The Full Nerd special episode: AMD's Jim Anderson goes deep on 32-core Threadripper 2

At Computex 2018, AMD announced Threadripper 2 with a massive 32-core flagship processor. SVP of computing Jim Anderson sat down with us after the reveal to dive deeper into this monster.

06/06/18

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