Digital Foundry Archive
4 July 2020
The definitive history of a classic fighting franchise.
1 July 2020
Think of how many times you could install Crysis.
29 June 2020
A generational leap from Guerrilla Games?
27 June 2020
Can AMD's flagship 16-core CPU actually work in a 15-inch notebook?
26 June 2020
From entry-level champs to the best high-end OLED and QLED sets.
Including high refresh rate, high resolution and ultra-wide options.
Next-gen consoles, agent design, weird bugs and more.
24 June 2020
22 June 2020
Update: now available at Overclockers for £380.
Removing the Blu-ray drive adds options, but the economics are still challenging.
20 June 2020
The best wired and wireless gaming headsets.
19 June 2020
18 June 2020
A closer look at Bluepoint's stunning work.
17 June 2020
Gran Turismo 7, Ratchet and Clank and Pragmata lead the charge.
16 June 2020
The 3600XT, 3800XT and 3900XT boost harder, cost the same.
14 June 2020
Digital FoundryBorderlands Legendary Collection - another excellent compilation for the Switch library
All three games tested in both docked and mobile modes.
13 June 2020
And the results are very positive.
12 June 2020
The Digital Foundry perspective on the big reveal.
11 June 2020
Infinity Ward reveals how it delivered 150 players on the biggest COD map ever at 60fps.
10 June 2020
The best prices we've seen for some time on the WD SN750.
8 June 2020
A stone-cold classic that now holds its own against modern strategy games.
6 June 2020
All titles tested in both docked and portable modes.
4 June 2020
Digital FoundryBioShock: The Collection gets upgraded for PS4 Pro and Xbox One X - and the results disappoint
Resolution increases - but there are problems.
Pared back to the bare bones.
A great deal on Digital Foundry's 'Best 4K TV for HDR gaming'.
1 June 2020
And the possibilities for PlayStation 5 are mouthwatering.
Everything you need to know, plus highlights from Digital Foundry.
30 May 2020
Digital Foundry's expert recommendations for quiet, compact and full-fat gaming keyboards with all the trimmings.
Our latest recommendations, based on hours of gameplay testing.
28 May 2020
All of the top options tried and tested by Digital Foundry.
A quartet of excellent speakers from £50 to £600.
The remastering treatment put under the microscope.
26 May 2020
Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.
22 May 2020
No game engine, no rasteriser - everything's generated by a neural network.
20 May 2020
And the Anniversary upgrades look great at 4K60.
Intel's new desktop CPUs tested on Z490 motherboards.
Thick or thin, big or small, speed or control?
18 May 2020
Digital FoundryIntel Ghost Canyon NUC review: meet the performance PC that's smaller than Xbox Series X
And it's fully upgradable too.
Digital FoundryGet discounted Micro SD cards, fast NVMe SSDs and external hard drives in today's Amazon sale
Historic low prices on DF-approved kit from WD and SanDisk.
15 May 2020
Only PC and PS4 Pro can deliver a sustained 60fps.
14 May 2020
A closer look at the new Nanite and Lumen technology.
The crowd-developed Eve Spectrum gains another key feature.
The new Ampere architecture is fascinating - and suggests a big shift for consumer GPUs to come.
13 May 2020
A genuine generational leap that must be seen to be believed.
11 May 2020
Stress-testing Unreal Engine's DXR features.
Plus: Excellent deals on USB hard drives and the Surface Book 2.
9 May 2020
Dissecting the Souls engine with the man behind the hack.
7 May 2020
Unprecedented value at $100/$120 - with a few caveats.
6 May 2020
Did attempts to 'fix' the original ultimately backfire?
Tried and tested by Digital Foundry.
4 May 2020
But is Xbox One X under-utilised?
2 May 2020
Digital FoundryMarseille mClassic review: can an HDMI dongle deliver good quality upscaling and anti-aliasing?
Image processing put through its paces with Switch and retro devices.
30 April 2020
Xbox One is missing a few options, but it's still superb.
From the cheap Core i3-10100 to the flagship Core i9-10900K.
29 April 2020
What made the originals so good - and why the new sequel is essential.
28 April 2020
Plus: hand-picked deals from the eggheads at Digital Foundry.
27 April 2020
The DF guide to the fastest and best value video cards on the market.
Plus: next-gen variable rate shading technology put to the test.
Recommendations for all budgets, game genres and hand sizes.
26 April 2020
Revisiting a JPRG game-changer - and the 23 years of waiting for the remake.
25 April 2020
A new take on collecting and playing classic games.
23 April 2020
Premium performance at a mid-range price-point.
21 April 2020
Four Zen 2 cores and eight threads for $100.
1080p gaming with a 60fps focus trumps the 4K Pro experience.
20 April 2020
19 April 2020
And what about Nintendo Switch?
16 April 2020
How ray tracing delivers a radically transformative experience.
12 April 2020
A night and day improvement.
6 April 2020
The most mech for your money - but there's a catch.
5 April 2020
And it's the first Xbox One S game to break the 1080p barrier.
4 April 2020
Opening the door to the full ray traced experience on entry level RTX hardware.
3 April 2020
Revamped, remastered, remade.
2 April 2020
Architecting the next generation.
All Core i7 and Core i9 chips turbo boost to 5GHz or higher.
With 10th-gen Comet Lake H processors and RTX Super graphics.
1 April 2020
Plus: MacBooks! Desktops! iPads! Smartphones! Monitors!
Digital FoundryResident Evil 3 demo analysis: the game's brilliant but something's up with Xbox One X
UPDATE: Release code unchanged, Capcom investigating a "solution".
31 March 2020
Three of our absolute favourites, bristling with Cherry MX mechanical switches.
30 March 2020
Plus technical talks and guides to explain how it all works.
28 March 2020
The story behind the box.
26 March 2020
Plus: What kind of performance does minimum spec hardware actually deliver?
23 March 2020
The best first-party and third-party controllers tested.
21 March 2020
Next-level technology and brilliant design produce one of the best shooters of the generation.
19 March 2020
The critically acclaimed Oculus Rift S is £339 with this Ebay code.
18 March 2020
These specs aren't the full story - but they're still an interesting point of comparison.
Revolution meets evolution in Mark Cerny's PS5 blueprint.
DF's top peripheral picks for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Switch.
16 March 2020
We visit Microsoft for a briefing on the impressive tech of its next flagship console.
A look at the new console, inside and out.
15 March 2020
Digital FoundryNew Switch mod delivers real-time CPU, GPU and thermal monitoring - and the results are remarkable
A fascinating insight into how games tap into the console's power.
12 March 2020
...but the best NVMe drive for the money is even cheaper.
10 March 2020
Good deals on laptops, desktops and monitors.
8 March 2020
Digital FoundryPC's new Halo Combat Evolved tested: the Master Chief Collection expands - but how good is the port?
Gameplay is golden, performance is great - but it's far from the definitive edition.
5 March 2020
Works with PC, Mac, PS4 and Xbox One.
4 March 2020
The Arctis 1 Wireless also supports PC, PS4, Xbox One and mobile.
3 March 2020
Sacrilege or sensation? How Square-Enix and UE4 redefine an iconic experience.
5TB external drive for $92, 512GB Micro SD for $88 and more!
Including a massive 1TB SanDisk Extreme Micro SD card for £344.
1 March 2020
Baffling, infuriating and utterly bizarre.