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Does Journey's PC port deliver the definitive experience?

How a timeless console classic benefits from cutting edge hardware.

F1 2019 delivers Codemasters' most realistic visuals yet

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

Red 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.

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

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

PC

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

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

Does Journey's PC port deliver the definitive experience?

How a timeless console classic benefits from cutting edge hardware.

Rage 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.

PlayStation 4

VideoThe evolution of Tetris - and why Tetris Effect is "the perfect game"

UPDATE: New video with real arcade hardware and more games!

FeatureGod of War is PS4's next big tech showcase

Digital Foundry checks out a new slice of PS4 Pro action.

FeatureStar Ocean 4 is a console game with a PC settings menu

The full suite of options is available to PS4 and Pro users - but is that a good thing?

FeatureSonic Forces focuses on PS4 with clear issues on other systems

Xbox One and Switch have big downgrades, while Pro and Xbox One X deliver meagre improvements.

Face-Off: Kingdom Hearts 3 vs Toy Story

Have real-time console graphics finally surpassed Pixar's CG classic?

Xbox One

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.

The Division has graphics settings we're not used to seeing on console

UPDATE: Ubisoft Massive discuss further console settings that could improve performance.

FeatureTech Analysis: Rise of the Tomb Raider

Digital Foundry on what works and what doesn't in November's big Xbox exclusive.

Switch

FeatureSwitch Lite is coming - but what's happening with the Pro model?

Is the mini handheld really the only new launch?

Red 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.

Crash Team Racing: Switch gets another classy kart racer

And it compares nicely to PS4 and Xbox One.

FeatureSwitch'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.

Guides

Best 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.

AMD Radeon RX 5700 benchmarks: comfortably better than RTX 2060

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

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

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

The best gaming monitor 2019: Digital Foundry's favourites at every price point

Including 4K gaming monitors, 240Hz monitors and much more.

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 benchmarks: chronic underperformer

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

Best 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.

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

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

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

Updated with the latest models as of June 2019.

Best graphics cards 2019: every major Nvidia and AMD GPU tested

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

Best gaming mouse pads 2019

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

Best gaming keyboard 2019: Digital Foundry's picks

Leading mechanical and non-mechanical keyboards tested.

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.

RTX 2070 vs GTX 1080: Which should you buy?

Benchmark performance, value and feature comparison included.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 benchmarks: faster than the GTX 1080

But DLSS support will make or break the product.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 benchmarks: faster than the GTX 1070

Plus it comes with DLSS, RTX and VRS support.

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

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

GTX 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.

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

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

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