Digital Foundry Archive

14 October 2019

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry's highlights from the big Ebay sale

The 20 per cent off sale returns, now with up to 75 off.

Digital FoundryThe Witcher 3 on Switch: a close-up look at a mobile miracle

A stunning handheld achievement, but does the docked experience hold up?

13 October 2019

Digital FoundryMetro Exodus DLC takes its ray tracing to the next level

The Two Colonels tech adds extra realism to the traditional Metro aesthetic.

12 October 2019

Digital FoundryRebellion's Sniper Elite 3 Switch port hits the target

Scoping out some impressive conversion work.

11 October 2019

Digital FoundryYooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair: spotless on Switch, superb elsewhere

Making Nintendo's console hybrid the lead platform pays dividends.

10 October 2019

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry's Black Friday 2019 tech deals

The biggest shopping holiday of the year is almost here.

9 October 2019

Digital FoundryThis crowd-designed display aims to beat our best gaming monitor

The new Eve Spectrum has more contrast, 165Hz overclocking and USB-C.

Digital FoundrySony's latest PS5 details: the Digital Foundry analysis

Even the minor reveals count as major headline news.

7 October 2019

Digital FoundryRadeon RX 5500 announced: Navi comes to the mainstream

But important questions remain over price and performance.

4 October 2019

Digital FoundryHow could Red Dead Redemption 2 improve on PC?

UPDATE: The port is now official, so what can we expect from it?

Digital FoundryBest gaming mouse 2019: DF's top wired and wireless gaming mice

Recommendations for all budgets, game genres and hand sizes.

Digital FoundryBest gaming keyboard 2019: Digital Foundry's picks

Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.

3 October 2019

Digital FoundryShenmue 3: an Unreal take on a classic Dreamcast experience

The sequel that never was - seen through the lens of today's technology.

Digital FoundryLG B9 OLED discounted to 1299 with five year guarantee from John Lewis

The 65-inch model has also been reduced substantially, to 1799.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: the best 2019 4K TVs for HDR gaming

Updated with the latest models as of October 2019.

2 October 2019

Digital FoundryBest mechanical keyboard 2019: ten great gaming and typing options

Digital Foundry's expert picks for quiet, compact and full-fat gaming keyboards with all the trimmings.

30 September 2019

29 September 2019

Digital FoundryAMD Ryzen 5 3600X vs Core i5 9600K review

Which is faster for gaming - and do you really need a more powerful chip?

28 September 2019

27 September 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super benchmarks: all systems nominal

An up-gunned RTX 2080 does not an RTX 2080 Ti make.

25 September 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce RTX 2070 Super benchmarks: solid upgrade

Extra performance at the same price as last year's RTX 2070.

23 September 2019

22 September 2019

Digital FoundryLG 27GL850 review: why we named it the best gaming monitor

Plus a closer look at its Nano IPS screen, 1ms response time and more.

20 September 2019

Digital FoundryDivinity Original Sin 2 on Switch is the perfect handheld complement to the PC game

The cross-save mechanic is superb - but does the port itself hold up?

19 September 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce RTX 2060 Super benchmarks: slower than RX 5700 XT

...although it comes with DLSS, RTX and VRS support.

Digital FoundryZelda: Link's Awakening tech analysis: a simply stunning Switch remake

Performance drops are noticeable - but the overall experience is unmissable.

18 September 2019

17 September 2019

Digital FoundryBorderlands 3 delivers solid performance on PS4 and Xbox One

Both run more smoothly than PS4 Pro's 30fps mode.

Digital FoundryGet 500 off one of the first Project Athena laptops in Dell sale

This unexpected deal on the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 won't last long.

16 September 2019

Digital FoundryBest graphics cards 2019: every major Nvidia and AMD GPU tested

The DF guide to the fastest and best value video cards on the market.

15 September 2019

Digital FoundrySega Mega Drive Mini review: the best retro console yet?

Celebrating one of the most entertaining eras in gaming history.

Digital FoundryBorderlands 3: what's up with console frame-rates?

Xbox One X and PS4 Pro's performance and resolution modes tested.

14 September 2019

13 September 2019

11 September 2019

Digital FoundryLG B9 OLED gets a rare, deep discount to 1449

The best deal we've seen on a 2019 LG OLED.

10 September 2019

Digital FoundryBest FreeSync and 'G-Sync compatible' monitors for Nvidia graphics cards

Our pick of the best adaptive sync screens, covering a range of sizes and resolutions.

Digital FoundryRadeon RDNA vs GCN: how much faster is AMD's next-gen architecture?

Performance rated teraflop for teraflop: what could it mean for PS5 and Scarlett?

Digital FoundryGears 5 PC feels like a spectacular preview of a Scarlett port

It's the best PC conversion we've seen in a long, long time.

Digital FoundryNew G-Sync support makes LG's 2019 OLEDs the best TVs for gaming

But you'll need an RTX 20-series or GTX 16-series graphics card.

7 September 2019

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1 September 2019

31 August 2019

Digital FoundryControl PC: a vision for the future of real-time rendering?

How ray tracing radically transforms an already stunning game.

28 August 2019

Digital FoundryControl on console is brilliant - as long as you play on the right hardware

Getting to the bottom of the game's reported frame-rate problems.

24 August 2019

Digital FoundryGamescom 2019: did ray tracing finally find its killer app?

Hands on with the new range of RTX-accelerated games.

22 August 2019

Digital FoundryHands on with Minecraft RTX - the most astonishing ray tracing demo yet?

DF delivers a guided tour of the stunning Gamescom demo.

21 August 2019

Digital FoundryThe new Nintendo Switch review: the updated Tegra X1 tested in depth

A massive increase to battery life - but what else has changed?

20 August 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia Gamescom driver adds ultra-low latency mode, integer scaling and more

Plus up to 23 per cent higher frame-rates in Apex, Forza and more.

19 August 2019

Digital FoundryTech Interview: How was The Witcher 3 ported to Nintendo Switch?

DF talks with CD Projekt RED on the conversion process.

Digital FoundryNvidia showcases stunning RTX upgrades for 10 key PC games

Our first look at ray tracing in Minecraft, Dying Light 2 and more.

17 August 2019

Digital FoundryHands on with the Capcom Home Arcade

The arcade golden era in the living room?

15 August 2019

Digital FoundryThere's a PC Game Pass title that changes the graphics settings on Xbox too

Use the options menu to improve console frame-rate - or cripple it.

Digital FoundryAMD X570 motherboard tier list: features and price points

What's the best companion board for a new Ryzen CPU?

Digital FoundryAMD's X570 platform: is it worth upgrading to a new motherboard?

Plus: Why third-gen Ryzen might make sense on your older board.

12 August 2019

Digital FoundrySwitch overclocking: how powerful is the fully unlocked Tegra X1?

Demanding games tested with CPU and GPU pushed to the max.

7 August 2019

Digital FoundryUpgrade your PC with these discounted SATA and NVMe Crucial SSDs

Gigabytes and gigabytes of extra storage at historic low prices.

31 July 2019

Digital FoundryEverything that's right - and wrong - with the new Doom console ports

The first two games need a lot of work - but Doom 3 is golden.

29 July 2019

27 July 2019

Digital FoundryRevisiting the Famicom Disk System: mass storage on console in 1986

What was the Japan-only Nintendo upgrade actually like?

26 July 2019

23 July 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super review: evolution, not revolution

More cores, more frequency and improved RAM - but just how much faster is it overall?

21 July 2019

19 July 2019

Digital FoundryAMD Ryzen 7 3700X review: can gaming performance compete with Intel?

Team Red's best value eight-core chip takes on the Core i7 9700K.

17 July 2019

Digital FoundryAMD Radeon RX 5700 XT benchmarks: trading blows with RTX 2060 Super

This upgraded 7nm GPU excels at 1440p and even stretches to 4K.

Digital FoundryAMD Radeon RX 5700 benchmarks: comfortably better than RTX 2060

Team Red's cheapest 7nm GPU is a worthy performer at 1440p.

16 July 2019

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry's UK Prime Day Picks 2019 - Day 2

Deals on the best PC & gaming kit recommended by our experts.

Digital FoundryDigital Foundry's USA Prime Day Picks 2019 - Day 2

Deals on the best PC & gaming kit recommended by our experts.

14 July 2019

Digital FoundryDF Retro - how N64's Turok: Dinosaur Hunter was years ahead of its time

Revisiting the 1997 shooter with features even Quake didn't have.

13 July 2019

11 July 2019

Digital FoundryDoes Journey's PC port deliver the definitive experience?

How a timeless console classic benefits from cutting edge hardware.

8 July 2019

Digital FoundryF1 2019 delivers Codemasters' most realistic visuals yet

And here's how it scales across all PlayStation and Xbox consoles.

7 July 2019

5 July 2019

Digital FoundryAMD cuts Radeon 5700 series graphics card prices two days before launch

Team Red's reaction to Nvidia Super: "We embrace competition."

4 July 2019

Digital FoundryRed Faction Guerrilla on Switch is a portable joy, but docked play falls short

Plus: the Re-Mars-tered Edition revisited on PC, PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.

2 July 2019

1 July 2019

Digital FoundryBloodstained is unmissable - but the Switch version needs a lot of work

One of the best games of the year on all other platforms.

30 June 2019

28 June 2019

27 June 2019

Digital FoundrySwitch's next Tegra X1 looks set to deliver more performance and longer battery life

Nvidia's cooking up a new chip - and details are starting to emerge.

24 June 2019

Digital FoundryGet a GTX 1080 Ti at $699, plus more laptop and PC accessory deals

Sorry, European readers: these deals are for Americans only.

23 June 2019

20 June 2019

19 June 2019

Digital FoundryFinal Fantasy 7 Remake: yesterday's game looks stunning with today's tech

How 22 years and three console generations improve a genuine PS1 classic.

17 June 2019

Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce GTX 1650 benchmarks: chronic underperformer

Nvidia's smallest 16-series card tested against its closest rivals.

13 June 2019

11 June 2019

Digital FoundryAMD Radeon RX 5700/ 5700 XT revealed: full Navi specs and analysis

Team Red says they're faster than RTX 2060 and RTX 2070.

Digital FoundryAMD pitches its new wave of Ryzen 3000 CPUs to gamers

All the multi-core advantages of prior Ryzens, but with gaming power comparable to Intel's best.

6 June 2019

Digital FoundryIn Theory: Is a Switch port of The Witcher 3 actually viable?

Rumours suggest it's happening, but if true, the technical challenges are immense.

Digital FoundryBest PC controller 2019: the Digital Foundry buyer's guide to gamepads

The best first-party and third-party controllers tested.

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