This is the third time that GIGABYTE and AORUS joined Dreamhack and we are all busy packing up as we count down to our pilgrimage to the Dreamhack Austin 2017. Here we would like to share with all our fans a LAN Party Pack List with some useful tips for attending BYOC at DreamHack or basically any other LAN parties elsewhere. If you are a veteran, you could use it as a checklist to remind yourself whether there is anything you forget to pack. If you a first-time player to BYOC, this list serves as an ideal quick guide to tell you what to bring for maximizing your fun at DreamHack.
GIGABYTE is proud to announce the grand launch of its premium graphics card lineup powered by AORUS. With the latest Pascal gaming flagship GeForce® GTX 1080 Ti leading the way, each new AORUS graphics cards is powerfully built with dominating performance, unrivaled aesthetics, and rock-solid durability to elevate gaming experience to the next level for PC gaming enthusiasts.
GIGABYTE Introduces RGB Fusion on the new AORUS Gaming Series Motherboards powered by GIGABYTE. RGB Fusion supports RGB around the board allowing users to control various zones and sections with different patterns and lighting effects, giving their system even more personality.
The spring may not be near, yet the game market is getting really hot! For the two anticipated triple-A titles from Ubisoft are coming one after the other. First is the long-expected “For Honor”, a brand new hack ‘n’ slash franchise, which was already released on Feb. 14th. And the other is “Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands”, first episode in the series with the open-world gameplay, going to launch on Mar. 7th. As a preview, AORUS has tested the latest open beta version of “Ghost Recon Wildlands” with multiple graphics cards along with the release version of “For Honor,” so you get to know what the best equipment is for you to fight with!
Since the launch of AORUS Gaming Motherboards in January, they have been receiving positive reviews from media and users. With unique features like RGB Fusion, Smart Fan 5 and USB-DAC-UP 2, AORUS Gaming Motherboards bring personalization back to your personal computer, allowing users to build their one-of- a-kind gaming rig.
Exclusively on the Z270X-Gaming 9 and Z270X-Gaming 8 GIGABYTE has included integrated liquid cooling blocks. These water blocks, G-Chill and G-Frost from Bitspower and EK Waterblocks, respectively, can support both passive and active cooling. These AORUS Gaming Motherboards are ready for gamers to push the limits in performance especially with overclocking.
It’s time to rise up and answer the Call of Duty, again. This time it’s going to bring you further and deeper, into the outer space and beyond! Yes, Infinite Warfare was heavily criticized for being too futuristic when its first trailer was revealed. It, as the first title by Infinity Ward since 2013’s Ghosts, did draw a lot of attention since released on November 4th. So let’s forget about the trailer, and follow AORUS into this thirteenth installment in the classic FPS warfare game series, to find the source of infinite graphics performance.
DreamHack is the world's largest LAN party with over 56,000 visitors, 23,425 unique devices in the network and close to 10,000 visitors who enjoy DreamHack with their own computers. This winter GIGABYTE is making its DreamHack debut with a bang, hosting one of the biggest booths packed with non-stop fun, excitement and tons of prizes for everyone!
Started in September 2016, a group of PC mod enthusiasts in the GIGABYTE gaming team embarked upon a mission to build a badass custom gaming PC desk from scratch. After two short months, here it is. Let us witness the beauty of this awesome modding materpiece inside and out!
Look up! The titans are going to fall from the sky, again. Titanfall 2, the sequel to the well-acclaimed FPS hit in 2014, has been released in the end of October. Best known for its dynamic and fast-paced multiplayer gameplay, it now has added the single-player story campaign, featuring the plots developed between the protagonist and the Mech, and thusly delivering the whole new experience of the franchise. Just as a good pilot cannot fight without a Mech, an AORUS gamer must not play without a graphics card. Below we present you the latest performance analysis, to find out the best gear for you.
This year GIGABYTE is bound for Sweden to join the largest LAN party of the world - DreamHack Winter. Here at GIGABYTE, we are busy packing up as we count down to our pilgrimage to the festival. BYOC attendees, are you guys ready to roll as well? Here we lay out a pack list and some useful tips for attending BYOC at DreamHack or basically any other LAN parties elsewhere. If you are a veteran, you could use it as a checklist to remind yourself whether there is anything you forget to pack. If you a first-time player to BYOC, this list serves as an ideal quick guide to tell you what to bring for maximizing your fun at DreamHack.
After the overnight gaming spree, BYOC gamers on site became even more excited about the upcoming event. As the emotion turned high, so did the sky turned bright. The second day of WirForce 2016 was also Friday, and GIGABYTE's booth was swarmed with even bigger crowds, longing for a close trial of the best gaming experience powered by Xtreme Gaming.
WirForce 2016, the grand year-end event for gamers in Taiwan and the largest Lan Party in Asia, has finally opened on the 10th of November. As one of the closest supporters of gaming entertainment, GIGABYTE Xtreme Gaming presents with the largest booth on site to show the commitment to gamers.
With the recent VRM cooling debacles, many of you who bought GIGABYTE GTX 10 series graphics cards are also curious about what exactly it is like below the heat sink of your cards and whether the internal components are properly cooled. To answer to your requests, we summoned all of our GTX 1080, GTX 1070, and GTX 1060 graphics cards and had the heat sinks removed for a full-scale showcase, providing a close look at the cards' internals to satisfy your curiosity at once.
As one of the very first “Xbox Play Anywhere” games, Gears of War 4 is definitely the most anticipated title for Third-Person Shooter fans in the winter of 2016. With this fourth main installment of the franchise, you get to play as J.D. Fenix, son of the legendary Marcus Fenix, and fight for the survival of all humanity on the planet Sera. We’re all familiar with the saying, “Like father, like son.” But how well in fact do the latest GTX 10 series and AMD RX series outperform their predecessors? And what’s the best “Gears of War”? Let’s find out!
Since its first introduction at E3 2014, “No Man’s Sky” has been pinned on top of the list of the most anticipated games. Yet, the long wait turned out to be the biggest disappointment in 2016 somehow. Soon after its launch in August, the community quickly find themselves misled by false advertising, and the should-be-star ended up a tragic meteor. However, No Man’s Sky is indeed groundbreaking in game design, in spite of the failure in business. Therefore, we present you this simple benchmark, to see how it takes to baldly go no man has gone before.
As the 3rd major sequel in the well-acclaimed RPG series, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has finally been released in late August. It was also a grand debut of the Dawn Engine, which was built for “PCs and the new generation of consoles” according to the developer, Eidos Montréal. Yet, the initial version was only compatible with DX11, and not until early September was it patched to run in DX12. So it’s time for AORUS Lab to test how it performs with the latest generation graphics cards, and to find out which does the better job: DX11, or Dx12?
After a 7-day open beta, the short and brief tour in the world of Battlefield 1 has come to an end on September 8th. And now we have to wait one and a half month until the full content is finally unveiled before us. But, seriously, how can you be sure that you're ready for the upcoming battles? Yes, we're all aware of the famous quote, "Wars are won by soldiers." Yet no soldiers can fight without equipment and gears. Fine gears, especially. Since there's a plenty of time before the troops set off, AORUS Gaming Blog features this performance analysis for you to figure out what's the best weapon for the Great War ahead.
Check out some of Voyboy's best and funniest moments at GIGABYTE booth during Computex 2016.
Overwatch, Blizzard’s latest and first FPS game, has been immensely popular since its launch. Since it’s being a phenomenon these days, XG Blog decided to feature this column as a summary of what happened in the community of Overwatch every last week.