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This Week in Computer Hardware (Audio)

English, Gadgets, 1 seasons, 25 episodes, 1 day 1 hour 25 minutes
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If you obsess about the details inside computers then on This Week in Computer Hardware, you'll find out the latest in motherboards, CPUs, GPUs, storage, RAM, power supplies, input devices, and monitors. Hosts Patrick Norton of TekThing and Sebastian Peak of PC Perspective bring you the newest hardware, talk benchmarks, and even dive into the not-yet-released products on the horizon. Records live every Thursday at 3:30pm Eastern / 12:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.
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TWiCH 551: AMD Ca$he$ In, Intel Caches Out - Apple's Biggest Quarter Ever, Corsair's New Air Cooler!

Can Both AMD AND Intel be gaining Market Share??? Apple's biggest quarter ever, Corsair's back in the air cooler game, everybody's miffed at Ring (except Ring owners), Motorola Razr 2 updates, and so much financial news. All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 551! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 24 minutes 25 seconds
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TWiCH 550: BIOS Updates: Boost It or Brick It? - AMD RX 5600 XT Beats NVIDIA RTX 2060

AMD RX 5600 XT Beats NVIDIA RTX 2060, thanks to a firmware update! SONOS drops support for older products, and Seattle's going to let folks vote over their smart phone. All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 550! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: zapier.com/TWICH
1 hour 1 minute 7 seconds
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TWiCH 541: AMD 3950X Benchmarks, MacBook Pro Goes 16-inch, & the Razr is Back - MacBook Pro 16-inch, AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Benchmarked!

AMD Ryzen 9 3950X Benchmarks, Apple's new 16" MacBook Pro fixes the keyboard, Vulkan vs. DX12, Scythe's sweet new CPU cooler, Flight Simulator 2020 Build advice... all that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 541!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 10 minutes 25 seconds
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TWiCH 543: Intel is NOT Extreme - Intel I9-10980XE EXTREME EDITION, Snapdragon 865

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 forces 5G, Intel's latest Extreme processor disappoints, Nvidia GTX 1650 Super, T-Mobile lights up 5G nationwide, Larry Page leaves Google... all that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 543!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsors: iFixit.com/twich expressvpn.com/twich
42 minutes 49 seconds
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TWiCH 539: Intel Core i9-9900KS: Victory or Defeat? - Intel's Core i9-9900KS & NVIDIA's GTX 1660 SUPER

 Intel's Core i9-9900KS and NVIDIA's Geforce GTX 1660 Super ... we've got benchmarks! Drop's Sennheiser HD 58X .. and, hey, back up offsite BEFORE the fires take out your county!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: plex.tv/twit code TWIT10
1 hour 2 minutes 59 seconds
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TWiCH 535: Not So Good News About CPUs - Amazon Echo Frames, CPU Shortage?

CPU prices are going up, Amazon's new Frames and Buds mean Amazon can hear you anywhere, Fractal Design's Vector RS PC case shocks Sebastian, and iPhone 11 battery life shocks everybody... All that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 535!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: Gazelle.com/twit
55 minutes 34 seconds
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TWiCH 545: Your Phone is a !$@*%# Spy! - Snapdragon 865 Benchmarks, Apple Repairability Win!

Early Snapdragon 865 performance benchmarks, your car & phone are tracking your every movement, 280Hz gaming monitors, and Apple gets a 9 out of 10 repairability score! All that & much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 545!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
55 minutes 12 seconds
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TWiCH 540: AMD's Massive Multicore Mayhem - AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X & 3970X announced!

AMD's Massive Multicore Mayhem, T-Mobile's Great Big 5G ... threat??? There's trouble with Red Dead Redemption 2 on AMD, and a new laser hack offers remote control of Amazon's Echo and Google Home! All that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 540!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsors: expressvpn.com/twich iFixit.com/twich
1 hour 3 minutes 36 seconds
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TWiCH 557: Some Sound Advice For Your Desktop - Intel big.LITTLE CPUs and more Coronavirus Drama!!!

 Intel's big.LITTLE CPUs... and a new Irreparable Boot Flaw... Amazon Just Walk Out... sad News on Android Software Updates... some help finding new desktop speakers ... and so much Coronavirus Drama!!! All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 557! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
59 minutes 31 seconds
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TWiCH 556: Fashion-Forward Fabric Fanless PC Cases! - AMD Ryzen 3 Update, MicroLEDs for Next Gen Macbooks!

Is AMD's Ryzen 3 going 12nm??? Coronavirus causes iPhone shortages, and next-gen iPads/Macbooks may be getting Micro LEDs! Plus, Fashion-Forward Fabric PC Cases and a CPU Cooling Frenzy!!! All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 556! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
56 minutes 34 seconds
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TWiCH 548: CES 2020: Ryzen 4000 Mobile and a $4000 CPU! - CES 2020: Gaming Monitors & 7nm Ryzen Laptop CPUS!

CES 2020: AMD's 4000 series mobile CPUs, a $4000 processor that spanks a $20,000 CPU, gaming monitors, Hz vs. FPS, Linedoc's excellent upgrade for your MacBook, and Lenovo's Fold X1 foldable PC. All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 548! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 15 minutes 10 seconds
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TWiCH 549: Big Navi and the Ice Lake Fail - Ice Lake Slower than Comet Lake? New AMD Flagship GPU!

Intel's new Ice Lake CPUs have faster graphics, but are they slower than Comet Lake CPUs??? RTX 2060 price drops before the 5600 XT can ship, rumors of a new AMD flagship GPU are picking up speed, and AMD's 3950X Is STILL a beast! All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 549! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 6 minutes 39 seconds
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TWiCH 552: Time to Build That New Desktop... Now! - RAM Prices Going Up, Best Bargain CPU!

We've got a bargain CPU pick, and a heads up on memory prices. You might want to build that new desktop now! Huawei is suing Verizon, Apple's not-so-cool for independent repair shops, and quite a few of you use Airdrop! All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 552! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
51 minutes 48 seconds
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TWiCH 536: Blue Light Special: Intel CPUs Now Half Off! - Intel's cheap chips & Microsoft's Surface Duo!

Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton go over Intel's Core-X CPU pricing, AMD's Ryzen PRO 3000 desktop processors, Microsoft's new Surface products (including new earbuds), the Ryzen Surface Edition chip, Corsair's Virtuoso RGB Wireless SE headset, Palmer Luckey's drone-killing robots, the DroneGun MkIII, and more! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: expressvpn.com/twich
50 minutes 40 seconds
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TWiCH 544: The 1080p GPU to Beat! - RX 5500XT, Intel's Ridiculous Roadmap

AMD's new Radeon RX 5500 XT: Is this THE 1080p GPU??? Intel's new CPU process roadmap is ridiculous. The New Mac Pro, AMD's Adrenaline 2020, Magic Leap, Oculus Quest hand tracking, and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 544!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
47 minutes 30 seconds
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TWiCH 547: Dell XPS 13 9300 & a 6-Core CPU for $85 - Dell XPS 13 9300, AMD's stock, & ThinkPad T490S

Dell's got a new XPS 13! Is Apple going 5nm??? Plus, AMD's 6-core bargain: the Ryzen AF! CES is next week! All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 547!  Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
38 minutes 25 seconds
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TWiCH 538: Ryzen 9 Spanks Intel Core i9! - Ryzen 9 3950X, Samsung Exynos 990!!!

AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X is 24% faster than Intel's i9-10980XE on at least one benchmark! Samsung reveals its next flagship CPU, the Exynos 990! Another Nvidia Super card is on the way! Plus, hands-on mobile Internet with Sprint's Mifi 8000 and Togo's Roadlink C2! All that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 538! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: iFixit.com/twich
1 hour 1 minute 24 seconds
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TWiCH 534: AMD's EPYC CPU & Gaming on Intel's Ice Lake - The 1st CPU to encode real-time 8K HEVC video

Patrick Norton is joined by Jim Tanous, Managing Editor at PC Perspective, to chat about AMD's EPYC 7742 server processor, the encoding company Beamr, Corsair's VENGEANCE LPX DDR4 Memory, Intel's Ice Lake graphics leap, the Core i9-9900KS TDP leak, Huawei's new Mate 30 Pro phone, Facebook's 2nd-gen Portal products, and more! Host: Patrick Norton Guest: Jim Tanous Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: plex.tv/twit code TWIT10
1 hour 5 minutes 5 seconds
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TWiCH 554: Is Your Mouse a Security Risk? - Drop ALT Keyboard, Mid Price GPU Picks

Is Your Mouse A Security Risk??? Intel says Quantum Computing is still far away, Mid-Price GPU Picks, Drop's ALT High-Profile Mechanical Keyboard, 5nm chips are everywhere... all that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 554! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 16 minutes 35 seconds
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TWiCH 537: Did Intel Just Kill 10nm Desktops? - Google Pixel 4, Huawei's sales growth, & the Phanteks Eclipse P400A case

Is Intel scrapping 10nm desktop processors? Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak speculate. Plus, Google Pixel 4 tech specs, motion sense (Project Soli), and face unlock technology. All that and more on This Week in Computer Hardware episode 537! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: plex.tv/twit code TWIT10
48 minutes 29 seconds
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TWiCH 555: Coronavirus, HyperX, and Qi Charging - HyperX Cloud Flight S headset & Samsung T7 Touch SSD

The COVID-19 Coronavirus leaves Apple's iPhone timeline up in the air, Microsoft releases more Xbox Series X technical specifications, Bethesda pulls games from GeForce Now, the HyperX Cloud Flight S gaming headset charges on its left side, Samsung's T7 Touch SSD offers fingerprint security, Patrick recommends the Anker PowerCore Essential 20000, and much more on This Week in Computer Hardware episode 555! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 18 minutes 44 seconds
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TWiCH 542: Google Stadia: Meh. - Google Stadia, Intel 10K CPUs!

Google Stadia: streaming gaming still needs work. Intel Comet Lake-S Intel CPU Rumors: are 10,000 series CPUs coming? Crytek's Neon Noir is a beautiful benchmark, Field Kit is cool, and might lead to a DIY Tricorder. Valve announces Half-Life Alyx, this might be the new flagship for Oculus VR... all that and more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 542! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected]. Sponsor: iFixit.com/twich <
1 hour 7 minutes 30 seconds
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TWiCH 553: MWC: Mobile World Cancelled - Sprint T-Mobile Merger Approved, Mobile World Congress Cancelled!

The Sprint/T-Mobile merger gets judge approval, Samsung's new S20 and the Galaxy Z Flip, Coronavirus kills Mobile World Congress, ARM's latest Edge AI processors, and Phanteks Enthoo 719 PC case reviewed. All that and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 553! Get the Phanteks Enthoo 719 case at https://amzn.to/2uJ6M6I Buy the Moto G7 for under $200 at https://amzn.to/38wPPeA Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to <a href="mailto:[email protected]
50 minutes 44 seconds
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TWiCH 558: Console Spec-tacular! - Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X Specs!!!

 Playstation 5 and Xbox Series X: we've got real specs! The new iPad Pro and MacBook Air get Magic Keyboards and more power, some advice on choosing new audio gear, help picking a new gaming GPU, and much more with Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton on This Week in Computer Hardware, episode 588! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
56 minutes 5 seconds
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TWiCH 546: TWiCH Rewind: 2019's Biggest Stories in Hardware - From AMD to Intel, 2019 was a crazy year for hardware!

It's the end of the year, so it is time to take a look back at the biggest stories in computer hardware! From the Meizu Zero buttonless phone and AMD's Radeon VII graphics card to Samsung's "The Vertical" 43-inch TV and Intel's Core i9-9900KS processor, 2019 has had a fair share of interesting products to discuss/benchmark! Cheers from Sebastian Peak and Patrick Norton! Hosts: Patrick Norton and Sebastian Peak Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware. Send your computer hardware questions to [email protected].
1 hour 18 minutes 3 seconds