Brad Chacos

Senior Editor

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

AMD Radeon RX Vega review: Vega 56, Vega 64, and liquid-cooled Vega 64 tested

The Full Nerd Episode 29: Threadripper review, final Core i9 specs, and an Intel eclipse

The Full Nerd Episode 29: Threadripper review, final Core i9 specs, and an Intel eclipse

The PCWorld crew talk Threadripper performance, dish Core i9 specs and wonder if Intel will eclipse AMD?

AMD Ryzen Threadripper X399 motherboards compared: Specs, prices, and features
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AMD Ryzen Threadripper X399 motherboards compared: Specs, prices, and features

Here's a look at every X399 motherboard available for AMD Threadripper's launch.

What are Radeon Packs for AMD's RX Vega graphics cards?

What are Radeon Packs for AMD's RX Vega graphics cards?

AMD is selling its RX Vega graphics cards in "Radeon Packs" that promise extra discounts on other hardware. Here's what you need to know.

Build a budget Ryzen gaming PC for $550 or less

Build a budget Ryzen gaming PC for $550 or less

Ryzen 3 lets you build a cheap quad-core gaming PC for $550 or less. This guide will show you how.

Intel's 8th-gen 'Coffee Lake' Core CPUs will be revealed during the great American eclipse

Intel's 8th-gen 'Coffee Lake' Core CPUs will be revealed during the great American eclipse

The 8th-generation of Intel's Core processors will be revealed August 21, in the shadow of the great American eclipse and AMD's Ryzen.

Unannounced Ryzen Threadripper 1920 CPU leaked by AMD motherboard support pages

Unannounced Ryzen Threadripper 1920 CPU leaked by AMD motherboard support pages

Oops! AMD motherboard vendors just accidentally announced the unannounced Ryzen Threadripper 1920 CPU.

Acer Predator 21 X: We unbox the beastliest gaming laptop ever

Acer Predator 21 X: We unbox the beastliest gaming laptop ever

Release the Kraken! The Acer Predator 21 X is a pure and uncompromising gaming machine whose 18-pound heft is only theoretically portable. We unbox this beast, and you can watch it happen here.

Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD's disruptive multicore chips
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Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD's disruptive multicore chips

Here's everything you need to know about AMD Ryzen CPU prices, speeds, motherboards, and more, including Ryzen 3 CPUs and 16-core Threadripper chips.

The best graphics cards for PC gaming
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The best graphics cards for PC gaming

In the market for a new video card? These are the best graphics cards that PC gamers can buy today.

Origin PC's EVO15-S is a slim, powerful, and customizable Nvidia Max-Q laptop

Origin PC's EVO15-S is a slim, powerful, and customizable Nvidia Max-Q laptop

The Origin PC EVO15-S uses Nvidia's GTX 1070 Max-Q to cram big power into a small, customizable package.

AMD shows off Radeon RX Vega with a mysterious 'Holocube'

AMD shows off Radeon RX Vega with a mysterious 'Holocube'

AMD's first official Radeon RX Vega reveal took place at Linus Tech Tips's LTX2017 event, with a mysterious Holocube.

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