Digital Foundry Archive

13 June 2019

11 June 2019

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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.

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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.

10 June 2019

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Digital FoundryBest gaming mouse 2019: Digital Foundry's picks for the best wired and wireless gaming mice

Updated June 2019 with the best mice for all budgets, game genres and hand sizes.

6 June 2019

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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.

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

Updated with the latest models as of June 2019.

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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.

5 June 2019

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Digital FoundryRyzen 5 2600 CPU hits £122 ahead of AMD's 3000-series launch

It's a good deal on a competitive CPU, even after the 3600 is out.

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Digital FoundryBest gaming mouse pads 2019

Thick or thin, big or small, speed or control?

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

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

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Digital FoundryBest gaming keyboard 2019: Digital Foundry's picks

Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.

3 June 2019

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Digital FoundryOne of the best budget 4K TVs for gaming is heavily reduced today

The 55-inch LG UK6300 is just £399 after an £80 discount.

1 June 2019

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Digital FoundryA Plague Tale: Innocence - a fascinating game powered by stunning tech

A bespoke engine from a smaller developer delivers triple-A level visuals.

31 May 2019

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Digital FoundryNioh 2 hands-on: how Team Ninja polishes and refines its winning formula

Alpha code reveals a solid 60fps mode plus an impressive HDR upgrade.

30 May 2019

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Digital FoundryIn Theory: Could the Sony/Microsoft cloud partnership end the console war?

Why would rival platform holders join forces - and what does it mean for gamers?

28 May 2019

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Digital FoundryNvidia announces new G-Sync Compatible monitors, bringing count to 28

Plus details on an exciting portable display for esports gamers.

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Digital FoundryProject Athena detailed: Intel's ambitious push for laptop innovation

Here's the 2019 spec, plus info on Intel's unusual testing process.

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Digital FoundryIce Lake announced at Computex: Intel's 10nm 10th-gen CPUs

Sunny Cove cores, Iris Plus graphics, AI and better connectivity.

27 May 2019

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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.

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Digital FoundryAMD unveils next-gen Ryzen 3000 processors and RX 5700 graphics card

Team Red's 3rd-gen Ryzen CPUs and Navi GPUs launch in July.

25 May 2019

24 May 2019

22 May 2019

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Digital FoundryRed Dead Redemption 2 patch 1.09 tested: has HDR been fixed?

Plus: graphics 'downgrade' addressed - but was it broken in the first place?

21 May 2019

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Digital FoundryRage 2 PC analysis: what does it take to run at 1080p60 and beyond

The hardware required to match and exceed PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.

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Digital FoundryPlayStation 5 tech demo footage surfaces at investor conference

Spider-Man SSD speeds showcased, future plans shared.

18 May 2019

16 May 2019

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Digital FoundryThe Subor Z+ console team has disbanded - but it's not game over yet

The disappointing news in depth, plus a look back at the Chinese home console market.

14 May 2019

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Digital FoundrySaints Row: The Third on Switch is a great idea that's poorly executed

Last-gen performance and input lag issues mar the experience.

11 May 2019

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Digital FoundryNinja Gaiden 2: a fighting classic gets a new lease of life on Xbox One X

Plus: DF Retro revisits one of gaming's most fascinating multi-platform releases.

9 May 2019

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Digital FoundrySwitch's 'boost mode' tested: what is it and how does it work?

Mortal Kombat 11, Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey analysed.

8 May 2019

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Digital FoundryRTX 2070 vs GTX 1080: Which should you buy?

Benchmark performance, value and feature comparison included.

7 May 2019

6 May 2019

5 May 2019

2 May 2019

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Digital FoundryLabo VR: how Mario and Zelda look and play in virtual reality

Can Switch handle VR ports of its most advanced games?

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Digital FoundryBeyond 'arcade perfect' - Virtua Racing is a triumph on Switch

DF Retro stacks up the new port against 25 years of home conversions.

28 April 2019

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Digital FoundryAMD board leak hints at next-gen 'Navi' graphics tech

Our first look at the next Radeon mainstream contender?

26 April 2019

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Digital FoundryGTX 1660 Ti vs GTX 1060: Which is best for 1080p gaming?

The most popular GPU in the world challenges the Turing newcomer.

25 April 2019

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Digital FoundryDays Gone tech analysis: Bend Studios' Unreal world under the microscope

Sony developers using Epic's engine deliver a very different open world.

20 April 2019

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Digital FoundryIn Theory: is PS5 powered by an AMD Gonzalo processor?

Specs have leaked for a new AMD console chip - but what is it?

18 April 2019

16 April 2019

15 April 2019

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Digital FoundryGTX 1660 Ti vs Vega 56: game benchmarks at 1080p, 1440p and 4K

The discounted mid-tier AMD GPU faces one of Nvidia's new additions.

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Digital FoundryGTX 1660 Ti vs GTX 1070: Which is best for 1080p and 1440p gaming?

Nvidia's new RTX-shy GPU tested against its closest competitor.

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Digital FoundryGTX 1660 benchmarks: a strong 1080p performer

The new entry-level Turing card tested.

14 April 2019

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Digital FoundryRay tracing now runs on older Nvidia GPUs - but how fast is it?

GTX vs RTX: can brute-force compute match hardware acceleration?

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Digital FoundryDCHDMI review: Dreamcast gets a digital video upgrade - and it's stunning

The mod that makes Sega's 20-year-old console look beautiful on a modern flat panel TV.

12 April 2019

8 April 2019

7 April 2019

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Digital FoundryAssassin's Creed 3 Remastered delivers more than just a resolution boost

Visual and performance upgrades plus gameplay improvements.

5 April 2019

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Digital FoundryNew video shows the rise and fall of AMD, Intel and Nvidia graphics cards

15 years of GPU market share data compressed into a three minute vid.

3 April 2019

1 April 2019

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Digital FoundryDF Retro: What links Bubsy the Bobcat with Days Gone?

The origins and legacy of a notorious 16-bit mascot.

31 March 2019

26 March 2019

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Digital FoundryToday's Amazon.com PC gaming sale is the best of 2019 so far

Dozens of discounted laptops, components and peripherals.

25 March 2019

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Digital FoundrySekiro: Shadows Die Twice is best played on PC

Hardware-friendly, locks to 60fps - and beyond.

21 March 2019

19 March 2019

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Digital FoundryGoogle Stadia specs: is this our first taste of next-gen?

Vastly improved CPU power, 10.7TF graphics - and unique cloud features.

17 March 2019

16 March 2019

10 March 2019

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Digital FoundryWhat links Tron, classic Disney animation and Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure?

DF Retro presents a masterclass from Hollywood veteran, Bill Kroyer.

9 March 2019

8 March 2019

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Digital FoundryDevil May Cry 5 PC's Denuvo DRM has a CPU hit

Capcom leaks unprotected code and it does run faster - but will you actually notice?

7 March 2019

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Digital FoundryDevil May Cry 5: a spectacular fusion of cutting-edge tech and superb design

Plus: everything you need to know about every console version.

4 March 2019

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Digital FoundryThe Metro Exodus ray tracing experience: can we run at 4K60 locked?

And can lower-end Nvidia RTX cards sustain 60fps at 1080p?

1 March 2019

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Digital FoundryPSA: The USB-C port on Nvidia RTX graphics cards isn't just for VR

We connected SSDs, headphones and hubs to see what's possible.

25 February 2019

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Digital FoundryIs Anthem performance really improved in the final game?

And to what extent is the E3 2017 vision actually delivered?

22 February 2019

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Digital FoundryNvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti review: the new 1080p champion?

No ray tracing, but great performance for the price.

20 February 2019

18 February 2019

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Digital FoundryYoshi's Crafted World: an epic yarn for Switch?

Powered by Unreal Engine 4 - a good fit for Nintendo?

17 February 2019

16 February 2019

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Digital FoundryMetro Exodus: a vision for the future of graphics technology

Impressive on consoles, but PC is a genuine game-changer.

12 February 2019

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Digital FoundryGrab Logitech gaming gear at the best prices since Black Friday

Amazon UK's Daily Deal includes discounted mice, headsets, keyboards and racing wheels.

10 February 2019

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Digital FoundryApex Legends: the Titanfall 2 engine evolved?

PC and console versions under the microscope.

7 February 2019

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Digital FoundryAMD Radeon 7 review: taking the fight to RTX 2080

Does 16GB of ultra-fast RAM beat cutting-edge ray tracing tech?

3 February 2019

30 January 2019

26 January 2019

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Digital FoundryResident Evil 2 remake plays best on PS4 Pro and Xbox One X

A big divide between the base and enhanced consoles.

21 January 2019

19 January 2019

18 January 2019

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Digital FoundryNvidia FreeSync support tested - and it's a game-changer

It works well and the implications for display tech are profound.

15 January 2019

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Digital FoundryResident Evil 2 Remake takes Capcom's RE engine to the next level

Advanced effects push consoles harder - we take a look at every version.

14 January 2019

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Digital FoundryRazer Phone 2 review: as smooth as silk

Gaming is slick, but the 120Hz interface is on another level.

11 January 2019

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Digital FoundryAMD releases Radeon 7 benchmarks for 25 games

Update: Our definitive review and benchmarks are also live!

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