Digital Foundry Archive
16 January 2020
Disappointing launch code has transformed into a no-brainer purchase.
15 January 2020
The best first-party and third-party controllers tested.
Digital FoundryWolfenstein Youngblood gets ray tracing and VRS - is this an early preview of next-gen console features?
If so, the future's looking bright.
14 January 2020
Digital FoundryIn Theory: Can Microsoft deliver next-gen experiences while still supporting Xbox One?
With no Series X exclusives at launch, what should we expect from first-party cross-gen games?
12 January 2020
The best Xbox and PC controller on the market, but it'll cost you.
11 January 2020
Digital Foundry2020 Vision: The Witcher 2 was a stunning tech achievement that still looks great today
But ubersampling and depth of field still melt even the best PC hardware.
10 January 2020
Digital Foundry's expert picks for quiet, compact and full-fat gaming keyboards with all the trimmings.
Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.
High spec PC power in a smaller form factor than the Xbox Series X.
9 January 2020
Player Three has entered the game.
8 January 2020
How far have we come? And how does Modern Warfare Remastered slot in?
Digital FoundryMicrosoft's Xbox Series X silicon reveal: is this the biggest console processor ever made?
And what does that tell us about its potential power?
7 January 2020
Plus: Intel's discrete graphics demoed for the first time.
It wasn't intended to be major news.
6 January 2020
Digital FoundryCES 2020 PC highlights: 360Hz and Mini LED monitors, new G-Sync OLEDs and a killer feature for VR
Our first look at the PC hardware industry trends of 2020.
The best wired and wireless gaming headsets.
3 January 2020
Including high refresh rate, high resolution and ultra-wide options.
30 December 2019
And can the new info be trusted?
20 December 2019
Plus: thoughts on the Sound Blaster X3 external sound card.
19 December 2019
Digital FoundryXbox Series X rewrites the rules of console design - and the power level should be extraordinary
What the massive casing tells us about system performance.
18 December 2019
Can Xbox Series X possibly look this good?
Pick up a new keyboard, mouse, headphones or mic for up to 50 per cent off.
17 December 2019
A portable Black Flag? Yes please.
16 December 2019
The DF guide to the fastest and best value video cards on the market.
Tried and tested by Digital Foundry.
13 December 2019
Big performance gains are promised - but does the new software deliver?
12 December 2019
All of the top options tried and tested by Digital Foundry.
Can Team Red's new Navi-based 4GB and 8GB cards outgun Nvidia's 16-series?
Recommendations for all budgets, game genres and hand sizes.
11 December 2019
4K rendering comes at a cost.
10 December 2019
We expected more than 1080p at 30fps.
8 December 2019
PC and Xbox One versions of the Master Chief Collection remaster analysed in depth.
7 December 2019
5 December 2019
The reboot, Rise and Shadow stacked up against console and PC.
4 December 2019
Minor visual downgrades eclipsed by a big leap in image quality.
3 December 2019
Can smartphone streaming come close to the local experience?
29 November 2019
The XF9005 boasts excellent motion handling, contrast and low input lag.
Deals for each major card, ranked by their position in our GPU Power Ladder.
Updated Friday with dozens of new deals on PC peripherals and components, memory cards and TVs.
A revitalised classic now looks even more stunning.
Here's why this G-Sync Compatible TV gets the Digital Foundry recommendation.
Updated with the latest models including OLED, QLED and regular LED.
This top-spec model includes a Core i9, GTX 1650, 1TB NVMe SSD and 32GB RAM.
Digital FoundryDell's Black Friday sale rolls on with big discounts on laptops, desktops and monitors
Updated Friday with new desktop, laptop and monitor deals for the US and UK!
The best VR headsets you'll need to play Valve's next game.
Big, cheap TVs are a Black Friday essential - pick up yours here.
28 November 2019
The biggest shopping holiday of the year is here - and we've got your back.
The best US processor deals from Amazon, Ebay and Rakuten.
Updated Thursday with new discounted gaming monitors.
A £893 build with Ryzen 3600X, RTX 2060, 256GB NVMe, 2TB HDD and free games.
The best gaming and work laptops, hand-picked by boffins.
The same 4K panel as LG OLEDs, plus Dolby Vision, Ambilight and Alexa.
26 November 2019
PC components, peripherals and laptop deals price-checked against Amazon.
25 November 2019
RX 590 at £150, plus i9 9900K, Ryzen 3900X and mice galore.
24 November 2019
It's a miracle that it exists at all - but does this sequel actually work?
23 November 2019
An in-depth review of the platform's highest profile port.
20 November 2019
Thick or thin, big or small, speed or control?
19 November 2019
The Master Chief Collection's enhanced mode revealed.
The best discounts on internal and external drives of all capacities.
18 November 2019
Can it really deliver 4K - and what about lag?
14 November 2019
Our pick of the best adaptive sync screens, covering a range of sizes and resolutions.
What it does, how it works and how well it runs.
12 November 2019
Inside: deep discounts on 4K TVs, mics, peripherals and more.
11 November 2019
When only the very best will do.
10 November 2019
Do you really need ultra settings?
8 November 2019
7 November 2019
Digital FoundryAMD announces powerful new Threadripper 3960X and 3970X CPUs and new-socket TRX40 platform
Plus: the Ryzen 3950X release date and a $50 overclockable APU.
6 November 2019
Up to £75 off on 4K TVs, PC components and more.
5 November 2019
And how about PlayStation 5?
1 November 2019
Setting a new benchmark for this console generation.
29 October 2019
Turning up memory speed to 11 - with very decent results.
27 October 2019
Intel's Ice Lake processor and Iris Plus graphics take on a legendary stress test.
25 October 2019
A last-gen port taken to the next level.
24 October 2019
The port is exceptional - and there are brand new features too.
21 October 2019
It's playable, it works, but do the cut-backs go too far?
20 October 2019
Digital FoundryWe built a 'next-gen' Zen 2/Navi-based PC - how much faster is it than current-gen consoles?
Now we're playing with power.
16 October 2019
2TB and 4TB models are on sale for today only at Amazon.
14 October 2019
The 20 per cent off sale returns, now with up to £75 off.
A stunning handheld achievement, but does the docked experience hold up?
13 October 2019
The Two Colonels tech adds extra realism to the traditional Metro aesthetic.
12 October 2019
Scoping out some impressive conversion work.
11 October 2019
Making Nintendo's console hybrid the lead platform pays dividends.
9 October 2019
The new Eve Spectrum has more contrast, 165Hz overclocking and USB-C.
Even the minor reveals count as major headline news.
7 October 2019
But important questions remain over price and performance.
4 October 2019
UPDATE: The port is now official, so what can we expect from it?
3 October 2019
The sequel that never was - seen through the lens of today's technology.
The 65-inch model has also been reduced substantially, to £1799.
30 September 2019
And can overclocking Switch iron out the hiccups?
29 September 2019
Which is faster for gaming - and do you really need a more powerful chip?
28 September 2019
Xbox One, PS4, PC - tested individually and together.
27 September 2019
An up-gunned RTX 2080 does not an RTX 2080 Ti make.
25 September 2019
Extra performance at the same price as last year's RTX 2070.
23 September 2019
Mice! Keyboards! Headsets! More!
22 September 2019
Plus a closer look at its Nano IPS screen, 1ms response time and more.
20 September 2019
The cross-save mechanic is superb - but does the port itself hold up?
19 September 2019
...although it comes with DLSS, RTX and VRS support.
Performance drops are noticeable - but the overall experience is unmissable.