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Microsoft shows off the power of Project Scorpio by rendering a beetle

Posted on 04/26 16:21 in More | 0

Windows Central have some new images from a private demonstration of how games will look on Project Scorpio at 4k and 1080p.If you hit the link you'll see that Microsoft ran some comparisons with tech demos.

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New Graphics Comparisons Highlight What Project Scorpio Brings to the 1080p, 4K Table

Posted on 04/27 14:20 in Shows | 0

These demos don’t use game assets, but they are indicative of how developers can leverage the improved performance of Project Scorpio over and above what’s offered by the Xbox One.First, here’s 1080p versus downsampled 1080p, versus 4K in a BioShock Infinite-like tech demo with a steampunk aesthetic.

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Upcoming Nvidia Driver Will Enable Netflix 4K Streaming, Sort Of

Posted on 05/02 19:48 in Shows | 0

Over the past year, it’s often seemed as if Microsoft and Netflix have done everything they could possibly do to prevent 4K streaming on PCs.While 4K started rolling out on Netflix several years ago, only a handful of smart TVs were supported.

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Phillips, LG Launch 40-inch+ Monitors That Support 4 Simultaneous Displays

Posted on 05/09 15:20 in Shows | 0

Now, it seems the Dell P4317Q will face some competition from both Phillips and LG, both of which have debuted widescreen, multi-system displays of their own.Around back, the BDM4037UW packs one VGA port, 2x DisplayPorts, 1x HDMI 1.

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Nest Cam IQ Can Recognize Familiar Faces With its 4K Sensor

Posted on 05/31 21:00 in Shows | 0

With the announcement of Nest’s new Nest Cam IQ, the company is deploying unique features and vastly improved hardware.The Nest Cam IQ looks much like the Nest Outdoor Cam released last year.

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Going From 720p to Samsung QLED: My First Foray Into 4K Gaming

Posted on 06/09 12:21 in Deals | 0

Until about a week ago, I was doing the majority of my modern gaming on a 2008 720p Panasonic plasma.Besides a power slot, the Samsung screen only has one other input, which runs to the One Connect Box itself.

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Microsoft Officially Unveils New 'Xbox One X:' 'The Most Powerful Console Ever Made'

Posted on 06/11 23:08 in Deals | 0

Microsoft unveiled the latest console in the Xbox family at a press conference today.Having teased the new console for months, the company finally lifted the curtain on the "Xbox One X," a supercharged version of the Xbox One designed to play all the same games as the base model Xbox One and compete with Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro, released last fall.

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Microsoft Exec: PS4 Pro Competes With Xbox One S, not Xbox One X

Posted on 06/14 15:20 in Shows | 0

“I look at Pro as more of a competitor to S than I do to Xbox One X,” Spencer told Eurogamer in an extensive interview.That’s why we’re able to say, over 30 games will have 4K updates for Xbox One X when we launch it.

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Netflix's New Content Download Option Has a Hidden Catch

Posted on 06/14 17:08 in Shows | 0

When Netflix added support for content downloading late last year, it was hailed as a long-overdue move for the popular VOD service.According to Android Police, however, there’s another catch when you download content.

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Dell Unveils Laser Projector That Creates 100-inch 4K Image

Posted on 06/15 23:02 in Shows | 0

Those problems might go away forever with the newly unveiled Dell Advanced 4K Laser Projector.As the name suggests, this is a 4K projector that uses lasers instead of a regular lamp.

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Minecraft's New 4K Textures Don't Even Look Like Minecraft

Posted on 06/16 15:27 in Shows | 0

With Microsoft at the helm, Minecraft has added new features and come to more platforms, but it hasn’t looked any different until now.This unifies most versions of Minecraft under the same game engine, known as Bedrock.

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Neither Microsoft Nor Sony Is Making A Coherent Case For Their Premium Consoles

Posted on 06/16 16:49 in Deals | 0

I just don’t think Sony or Microsoft is doing a great job convincing players to pick up their premium consoles, PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.I maintain that the biggest leap in visual fidelity is going from a 1080p set to a 4K set, even without changing your console.

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Can You Build a $500 Gaming PC to Match the Xbox One X?

Posted on 06/19 14:08 in Shows | 0

But whether you can match the Xbox One X with an equivalent PC build isn’t just about horsepower; it’s also about how you define the word ‘match.Thanks to sheer size, Microsoft can get deals on Xbox One X components that you and I simply can’t touch buying from Newegg or Amazon.

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The Xbox One X Will Download 4K Patches No Matter What Kind of TV You Have

Posted on 07/01 16:24 in More | 0

The Xbox One X packs in a 1 TB hard drive, and it sounds like you'll need the space, as Microsoft has confirmed that any game that has 4K support will download 4K assets, no matter what sort of TV you have.The rep says, "With the launch of Xbox One X, when it comes to game content our intention is to download the correct assets to the correct console.

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Nintendo Correctly Thinks That 4K Has A Limited Gaming Audience

Posted on 07/02 21:24 in Deals | 0

In yet another new but brief interview with Reggie Fils-Aimé of Nintendo, he talks about a variety of subjects with the most notable being he thinks that 4K support in gaming has a limited audience.Over at The Verge, Reggie lays out why he thinks supporting 4K in gaming is actually not great in building Nintendo’s hardware install base.

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New Details Define Promise and Limits of Xbox One X 4K Performance

Posted on 07/06 19:21 in Shows | 0

Ever since Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One X (formerly known as Project Scorpio), there’ve been questions about how the platform would handle backwards compatibility with Xbox One titles and what kind of benefits those games could expect.From talking to game developers, Eurogamer has found out more about how the Xbox One X will handle existing Xbox One games, what those players can expect, and whether games can hit 4K on the new platform.

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RED Announces Unicorn Phone With Holographic Display

Posted on 07/08 01:28 in Shows | 0

According to the company, its upcoming product — the RED Hydrogen One — represents the “world’s first holographic media machine in your pocket.” The company continues, with PR speak so intense you can practically feel the phone lifting off, “This incredible, retina-riveting display features nanotechnology that seamlessly switches between traditional 2D content, holographic multiview content, 3D content, and interactive games….

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Raspberry Pi Competitor Rock64 Debuts With Lower Price, 4K HDR

Posted on 07/08 01:28 in Shows | 0

There’s a new competitor in town for the Raspberry Pi 3, and it may prove a better fit for certain types of workloads.0a, theoretical support for HDR10 and 4K video output, the option to use eMMC storage, and a gigabit ethernet port.

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Evil Within 2 and Wolfenstein 2 will both get the 4K treatment on Xbox One X

Posted on 07/18 11:16 in More | 0

According to the official Xbox website, Bethesda's upcoming titles Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus and The Evil Within 2 will both support 4K on the Xbox One X.The updated listing on each game’s page states that both titles will run in 4K resolution with High Dynamic Range (HDR) visuals.

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