Microsoft Modern peripherals: A 1080p webcam, headsets and a speaker

Microsoft is rolling out a range of productivity accessories for remote work. Microsoft’s Modern Webcam ($ 70) was just one of a handful of peripherals introduced Tuesday alongside the Surface Laptop 4, including Microsoft’s Modern USB Headset ($ 50), Earphones None modern Microsoft wire ($ 100); Microsoft Modern USB-C Speakers ($ 100) and Surface Headphones … Read more

AMD’s new Ryzen 5000G chips wield Radeon graphics and double the cores

AMD’s modern Ryzen APUs with integrated Radeon graphics have been a hit with budget PC builders since their arrival and will be in high demand due to the inviolability of today’s graphics card market. But there haven’t been any new DIY products since the Ryzen 3 3200G released in 2019 – so far. On Tuesday … Read more

Nvidia expects crippling GPU shortages to continue throughout 2021

If you’re waiting for a shortage of expired graphics card before buying new hardware, then you can wait a while. Nvidia says it expects GPU supplies to remain limited for the remainder of 2021 (which may help explain why We won’t see the RTX 4080 this year). “Overall demand remains very strong and continues to … Read more

Ring Video Doorbell Wired review: Strong entry-level porch security

After the invention of the shaped doorbell market, Ring now has one seven model to choose from. The wired Ring doorbell, reviewed here, is the company’s entry-level product and is a strong offering at $ 60. Sure it’s a budget camera, but it offers all the essentials you need to keep an eye on your … Read more

Isn’t local storage better for password database security? | Ask an expert

Q: I have seen the PCWorld listings for Best password managerand your top picks for cloud-based services. Wouldn’t the locally stored password database be any more secure? A: One of our top password managers is BitwardenRemove non-product links, support to set up a locally hosted database as a paid feature. This is not the default … Read more

Amazon’s smaller new Echo Buds offer better noise cancellation, wireless charging

Amazon just announced one The new version of the Echo Buds is truly wireless and has Alexa supportRemove non-product links, complete with a smaller design, full active noise cancellation and an optional wireless charging case. Available for pre-order now, Echo Buds second generationRemove non-product links expected to be delivered on May 13 for an “introductory” … Read more

Oculus Quest 2 adds wireless PC streaming, virtual office upgrades

The Oculus Rift is dead, killed by The majestic Oculus mission and its closed virtual reality, but that doesn’t mean the PC VR dream is dead either. Oculus just announced an upcoming v28 update that is intended to power the VR departments mission 2 with a faster 120Hz refresh rate, “Air Link” wireless PC connectivity … Read more

Why doesn’t the Surface Laptop 4 have the latest Ryzen processors?

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 4 offers a rare opportunity for benchmark lovers: the chance to test out rival AMD Ryzen and Intel Core processors in the same device. But not like with ours Compare AMD / Intel CPU with Surface Laptop 3, this time an unfair fight: in the Surface Laptop 4, Intel’s latest 11th-generation Core … Read more