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PC

Jelly DealsBlack Friday PC deals 2020 - SSDs, monitors, keyboards, headsets and more

All the best Black Friday offers on PC components and peripherals.

Jelly DealsOne of the best Black Friday laptop deals is 700 off a Razer Blade Pro

With RTX 2070, 10th-gen Core i7 and a full set of Razer peripherals.

Jelly DealsAMD RX 6800 and 6800 XT: limited pre-orders have begun

Where to find Big Navi GPUs in the US and UK - if you're lucky.

ReviewAMD RX 6800 and 6800 XT review: Big Navi means AMD is finally competitive

Two of the Red Team's strongest graphics cards in years.

PlayStation 4

Xbox One

Halo: Reach's remaster is OK - but key improvements are required

PC and Xbox One versions of the Master Chief Collection remaster analysed in depth.

FeatureHow Xbox One S is falling behind - but also defining the future

X addresses the hardcore, while S tech is set to target new audiences.

FeatureXbox One S performance boost revealed

The new console has a faster GPU and we've benchmarked it.

Switch

Guides

Best gaming mouse 2020: DF's top wired and wireless gaming mice

Recommendations for all budgets, game genres and hand sizes.

Best ultra-light mouse 2020: 17 lightweight gaming mice for FPS gaming

All of the top options tried and tested by Digital Foundry.

All PS5 and Xbox Series X games that support 120fps

Plus Digital Foundry's recommended 120Hz TVs and monitors.

The best 4K TVs for HDR gaming 2020 on PS5, Xbox Series X and PC

From entry-level champs to the best high-end OLED and QLED sets.

Our recommended RTX 3070/3080 PC build: CPU, RAM and motherboard picks

Great value components to use with Ampere or Big Navi GPUs.

Best gaming keyboard 2020: Digital Foundry's picks

Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.

Best PC controller 2020: the Digital Foundry buyer's guide to gamepads

The best first-party and third-party controllers tested - plus mobile gaming!

The best gaming monitor 2020: Digital Foundry's picks for PC, PS4 and Xbox

Including high refresh rate, high resolution and ultra-wide options.

Best mechanical keyboard 2020: 13 picks for gaming, typing and coding

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

Best gaming headset 2020 for PC, PS5, Xbox Series X/S and Switch

The best wired and wireless gaming headsets.

Best USB sound cards for gaming 2020

Our favourite external sound cards, featuring Epos and Creative.

Best gaming mouse pads 2020

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

Best computer speakers 2020: great-sounding audio for PCs and laptops

A quartet of excellent speakers from 50 to 600.

Best graphics card 2020: every major Nvidia and AMD GPU tested

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

PlayStation 5 vs Xbox Series X specs: CPU, GPU, storage and more compared

These specs aren't the full story - but they're still an interesting point of comparison.

Best 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.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super benchmarks: all systems nominal

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

The Digital Foundry Team

Richard Leadbetter

Technology Editor, Digital Foundry

Rich has been a games journalist since the days of 16-bit and specialises in technical analysis. He's commonly known around Eurogamer as the Blacksmith of the Future.

Articles by Richard

Thomas Morgan

Senior Staff Writer, Digital Foundry

32-bit era nostalgic and gadget enthusiast Tom has been writing for Eurogamer and Digital Foundry since 2011. His favourite games include Gitaroo Man, F-Zero GX and StarCraft 2.

Articles by Thomas

Will Judd

Senior Staff Writer, Digital Foundry

A bizarre British-American hybrid, Will turns caffeine into technology articles through a little-known process called 'writing'. His favourite games are Counter-Strike, StarCraft and Fallout 2.

Articles by Will

John Linneman

Staff Writer, Digital Foundry

An American living in Germany, John has been gaming and collecting games since the late 80s. His keen eye for and obsession with high frame-rates have earned him the nickname "The Human FRAPS" in some circles. Hes also responsible for the creation of DF Retro.

Articles by John

Alex Battaglia

Ray-tracing radical, Turok technophile, Crysis cultist and motion-blur menace. When not doing Digital Foundry things, he can be found strolling through Berlin examining the city for rendering artefacts.

Articles by Alex