Entries in 'Hardware' (215)

Nvidia hit with lawsuit over misleading GTX 970 specs

Nvidia hit with lawsuit over misleading GTX 970 specs

Graphics card giant Nvidia has found itself in legal hot water over what it has now confirmed to be the misleading specifications it released for its GeForce GTX 970 card.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 2:34PM in News
New 3DS enjoys bumper sales day

New 3DS enjoys bumper sales day

Nintendo has hailed the launch of its New 3DS and the success of two of its games.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 23rd 2015 at 11:00AM in News
America's New 3DS snub was designed to make things 'clear for consumers'

America's New 3DS snub was designed to make things 'clear for consumers'

Nintendo of America’s senior marketing and licensing manager Damon Baker has explained the decision not to release the standard New 3DS in the region.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 18th 2015 at 12:27PM in News
New 3DS sells 335k in US/Europe in week one

New 3DS sells 335k in US/Europe in week one

Nintendo has revealed that 335k units of the new 3DS and New 3DS XL were sold in the West in the week of release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2015 at 9:57AM in News

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Valve confirms latest Steam Machines will be showcased next month

Valve confirms latest Steam Machines will be showcased next month

Valve has confirmed it will on hand at GDC 2015 next month to show off its updated lineup of Steam Machine consoles.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 13th 2015 at 2:19AM in News
MCV Extra to delve into eSports Hardware in two weeks

MCV Extra to delve into eSports Hardware in two weeks

As our coverage of the eSports world ramps up, MCV is preparing to publish a supplement dedicated to eSports Hardware in two weeks.

on Feb 12th 2015 at 2:11PM in News
Spate of fresh releases shake up Japanese software charts

Spate of fresh releases shake up Japanese software charts

Six brand new releases resulted in a brand-new chart-topping title in Japan last week.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 4th 2015 at 1:00PM in News
Raspberry Pi sells 4.5m units, approaching UK sales record

Raspberry Pi sells 4.5m units, approaching UK sales record

Raspberry Pi is positioned to become the bestselling UK-made computer of all time, according to a new BBC report.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 3rd 2015 at 10:48PM in News

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Bloodborne PS4 console bundle confirmed for Europe

Bloodborne PS4 console bundle confirmed for Europe

From Software’s Bloodborne will be getting the PS4 console bundle treatment in Europe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 30th 2015 at 2:02PM in News
Nvidia reveals GTX 960 graphics card

Nvidia reveals GTX 960 graphics card

Nvidia has revealed the next card in its hugely popular -60 series.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 2:10PM in News
Nintendo withdraws from Brazilian market

Nintendo withdraws from Brazilian market

The high taxation on imported video games goods has been blamed for Nintendo’s decision to quit the Brazilian market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2015 at 9:53AM in News
Third party Wii U GameCube controller adapter available online

Third party Wii U GameCube controller adapter available online

Wii U Smash Bros owners unwilling to pay the current high prices for the official GameCube adapter now have another option.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 9th 2015 at 10:51AM in News

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Miyamoto talks about Wii U successor

Miyamoto talks about Wii U successor

Nintendo’s lead designer Shigeru Miyamoto has confirmed that Nintendo’s next home console is in development and even suggested that Mario’s next game may be a launch title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 22nd 2014 at 10:57AM in News
PS4 Dragon Quest Metal Slime Edition sees Sony hardware sales rocket in Japan

PS4 Dragon Quest Metal Slime Edition sees Sony hardware sales rocket in Japan

A limited edition version of Sony’s PS4 saw the console increase sales by a factor of five week-on-week in Japan last week, Famitsu data reveals.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 1:00PM in News
Yes, Farming Simulator is getting its own tractor controller peripheral

Yes, Farming Simulator is getting its own tractor controller peripheral

Ever found yourself desperately wanting to be a farmer but without a tractor to drive or field to plough?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 17th 2014 at 12:10PM in News
Sony tried to stop 20th Anniversary PS4 console scalping

Sony tried to stop 20th Anniversary PS4 console scalping

"That's not what we want to see happen" – that’s Sony UK boss Fergal Gara lamenting the high prices being attracted by 20th Anniversary Edition PS4 consoles on Ebay.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 15th 2014 at 3:56PM in News

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Super Smash Bros doubles weekly Wii U sales in Japan; console outsells New Nintendo 3DS

Super Smash Bros doubles weekly Wii U sales in Japan; console outsells New Nintendo 3DS

The Wii U release of Super Smash Bros has sent Nintendo’s console back up the Japanese hardware charts, according to the latest data from Famitsu.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Dec 10th 2014 at 1:00PM in News
UPDATE: £300 four game Xbox One console bundle in GAME's Black Friday sale

UPDATE: £300 four game Xbox One console bundle in GAME's Black Friday sale

An Xbox One with four games will apparently feature as part of GAME’s Black Friday sale kicking off tonight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 27th 2014 at 12:22PM in News
Raspberry Pi A+ brings improvements, lower price

Raspberry Pi A+ brings improvements, lower price

A smaller, cheaper version of credit card-sized computer Raspberry Pi is now available for purchase, the hardware's creators have announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 13th 2014 at 7:32PM in News
PS4 unit sales reach 13.5m worldwide as console enjoys its best quarter since launch

PS4 unit sales reach 13.5m worldwide as console enjoys its best quarter since launch

Sales of the PS4 have now hit 13.5m units after the console shifted 3.3m worldwide in the quarter ending September 30th, Sony has revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2014 at 9:45AM in News
UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

UPDATED: Wii U sales double year-on-year

Sales of the Wii U in the half year ending September hit 1.12m – over double the 460k sold in the same period the year before.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 29th 2014 at 9:36AM in News
Very offering exclusive PS4 SingStar Ultimate Party bundle

Very offering exclusive PS4 SingStar Ultimate Party bundle

There’s yet another PS4 hardware bundle available in the UK, this time from Very.co.uk.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 24th 2014 at 2:48PM in News
Nintendo steps up hunt for 'future platforms' hardware architect

Nintendo steps up hunt for 'future platforms' hardware architect

“Devising strategies for future Nintendo gaming platforms” is a key requirement in a new graphics architect vacancy posted by the Wii U platform holder.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 3:23PM in News
Two Xbox One Assassin's Creed: Unity bundles confirmed

Two Xbox One Assassin's Creed: Unity bundles confirmed

Microsoft has confirmed two Assassin’s Creed: Unity bundles leaked by retailers earlier this week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 15th 2014 at 2:31PM in News
Microsoft 'not satisfied' with current Xbox One sales in Japan

Microsoft 'not satisfied' with current Xbox One sales in Japan

Xbox One has got off to a slow start in Japan, but Microsoft has vowed to continue with its ongoing struggle to achieve success in the region.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 2nd 2014 at 11:12AM in News