Windows 10 May Update could boost your gaming performance for free

AMD and Nvidia have released new drivers adding support for a feature Microsoft introduced with the May 2020 update of Windows 10, an update that still isn’t available to everyone. The feature in question is Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling (HAGS for short),...

McAfee aced a Windows PC performance impact test, are you surprised?

In earlier days, I used to test and review internet security suites for Maximum PC, usually in the form of annual roundups. During that time, I witnessed firsthand a concerted effort by major AV makers to optimize their software to have less of a performance impact on...

Xbox Series X dev teases juicy AMD RDNA 2 GPU performance

A recent video from Martin Fuller over at the DirectX Developer Day goes into great depth about what improvements Mesh Shaders are going to make to the whole GPU rendering pipeline. This is a technical video aimed at developers, and really isn’t intended for us...