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The Full Nerd ep. 125: AMD's monster Threadripper 3990X, $300 budget gaming PC build recap

The Full Nerd ep. 125: AMD's monster Threadripper 3990X, $300 budget gaming PC build recap

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about the recently released 64-core AMD Threadripper 3990X, and waxes philosophical around Alaina's $300 budget PC build.

02/12/2020

The Full Nerd ep. 124: Why Nvidia's GeForce Now rocks, Z490 and B550 motherboard rumors

The Full Nerd ep. 124: Why Nvidia's GeForce Now rocks, Z490 and B550 motherboard rumors

In this episode of the Full Nerd, Macworld's Leif Johnson stops by to help explain why Nvidia's just-launched GeForce Now game streaming service kicks Stadia's butt, and then the gang dives into motherboard rumors.

02/07/2020

The Full Nerd ep. 123: ATX12VO, Radeon BIOS fallout, RTX vs. high refresh rates

The Full Nerd ep. 123: ATX12VO, Radeon BIOS fallout, RTX vs. high refresh rates

Radeon 5600 XT fall out, Intel ATX12VO power spec, GeForce RTX vs. high-refresh and GTX 1080 ti vs RTX 2070

02/01/2020

The Full Nerd ep. 120: AMD CPUs, Intel discrete graphics, and our favorite CES picks

The Full Nerd ep. 120: AMD CPUs, Intel discrete graphics, and our favorite CES picks

The Full Nerd crew talk AMD 4000 and Threadripper news, Intel's discrete graphics and list the most exciting hardware at CES 2020

01/14/2020

The Full Nerd ep. 119: 2020 predictions and literally eating our words

The Full Nerd ep. 119: 2020 predictions and literally eating our words

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we make bold bets on what's coming in 2020, and literally eat our words on 2019 predictions gone wrong.

12/23/2019

The best PC hardware of 2019: The Full Nerd ep. 118

The best PC hardware of 2019: The Full Nerd ep. 118

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we name the best PC hardware of 2019—with your help.

12/19/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 116: AMD vs. Intel behemoth CPU battle, GTX 1650 Super review, Black Friday deals

The Full Nerd ep. 116: AMD vs. Intel behemoth CPU battle, GTX 1650 Super review, Black Friday deals

In this episode of The Full Nerd, new victors are crowned.

11/26/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 114: AMD Ryzen 9 3950X review, Black Friday PC deals, MacBook Pro 16

The Full Nerd ep. 114: AMD Ryzen 9 3950X review, Black Friday PC deals, MacBook Pro 16

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we review AMD's monstrous 16-core, 32-thread AMD Ryzen 9 3950X—the most potent processor ever released for a consumer platform.

11/15/2019

The Full Nerd special episode: AMD's Rob Hallock on 3rd-gen Threadripper, Ryzen 9 3950X, and more

The Full Nerd special episode: AMD's Rob Hallock on 3rd-gen Threadripper, Ryzen 9 3950X, and more

In this episode of The Full Nerd, AMD's Rob Hallock joins us to dig deeper into the company's beastly new chips, from the 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X to the 32-core 3rd-gen Threadripper 3970X

11/12/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 113: Intel Core i9-9900KS and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super reviewed

The Full Nerd ep. 113: Intel Core i9-9900KS and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super reviewed

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about their reviews of the Intel Core i9-9900KS and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Super.

10/31/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 111: Ryzen 7 3750X leak, Microsoft Elite Series 2, wait for Nvidia Ampere?

The Full Nerd ep. 111: Ryzen 7 3750X leak, Microsoft Elite Series 2, wait for Nvidia Ampere?

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang discusses the leaked Ryzen 7 3750X, whether high-end graphics cards buyers should wait for Nvidia's next-gen GPUs yet, and Microsoft's Xbox Elite Series 2 controller.

10/18/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 102: Intel price cuts, Radeon RX 5500, Dune Pro vs. Mac Pro

The Full Nerd ep. 102: Intel price cuts, Radeon RX 5500, Dune Pro vs. Mac Pro

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang discusses Intel CPUs dropping in price, AMD's new Radeon RX 5500 graphics cards, and reveal a new Mac Pro (case) rival.

10/10/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 109: Radeon RX 5700 XT face-off, RIS on Vega, ray tracing vs. high refresh rates

The Full Nerd ep. 109: Radeon RX 5700 XT face-off, RIS on Vega, ray tracing vs. high refresh rates

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we dive deep into graphics tech.

10/02/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 108: Corsair's George Makris goes deep on PC cases, RGB, CLCs, and Ryzen delays

The Full Nerd ep. 108: Corsair's George Makris goes deep on PC cases, RGB, CLCs, and Ryzen delays

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we head to Corsair's Gaming Room to pick the brain of George Makris, director of marketing, about all things PC.

09/27/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 106: Ryzen gets a boost, Windows 10's future, and Q&A

The Full Nerd ep. 106: Ryzen gets a boost, Windows 10's future, and Q&A

In this episode of the Full Nerd, the gang talks about the Ryzen boost bug fix, what's up with Windows 10 for the rest of the year, and answers your questions.

09/18/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 104: Ray tracing's new killer app, Radeon VII's life and death, when to buy PC parts

The Full Nerd ep. 104: Ray tracing's new killer app, Radeon VII's life and death, when to buy PC parts

In this episode of The Full Nerd, it's all about technology cycles. We did into Remedy's Control, ray tracing's new showcase, as well as the rumored death of AMD's Radeon VII and when to buy new PC parts.

08/28/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 103: Comet Lake confusion, $500 budget PC battle, not buying RTX is 'crazy'

The Full Nerd ep. 103: Comet Lake confusion, $500 budget PC battle, not buying RTX is 'crazy'

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about Intel's new 10th-gen Core CPUs and Nvidia's CEO saying buying a GPU without ray tracing is 'crazy' before diving deep into a $500 budget PC build battle.

08/27/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 102: Ice Lake on desktops, $200 Intel GPUs, and Lisa Su loves AMD

The Full Nerd ep. 102: Ice Lake on desktops, $200 Intel GPUs, and Lisa Su loves AMD

In this episode, the Full Nerd crew talks 10nm Ice Lake, Lisa Su rumors, and a $200 Intel GPU.

08/08/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 101: Threadripper 3 rumors, Destiny 2 on Ryzen 3000, and Q&A galore

The Full Nerd ep. 101: Threadripper 3 rumors, Destiny 2 on Ryzen 3000, and Q&A galore

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we answer lots of your questions...after swimming through some rumors.

08/01/2019

The Full Nerd ep. 100: PC Hardware Hall of Fame, Full Nerd best memories and trivia

The Full Nerd ep. 100: PC Hardware Hall of Fame, Full Nerd best memories and trivia

Join the Full Nerd crew as they celebrate 100 episodes and induct three deserving pieces of hardware into the Hall of Fame.

07/26/2019

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