This Week in Computer Hardware

Building a new computer? This Week in Computer Hardware is the show where you'll find out the latest in motherboards, CPUs, GPUs, and RAM you'll want to use when designing your machine. TWiCH gives you the latest in hardware benchmarks and what not-yet-released products might be on the horizon. Hosted by Ryan Shrout of PC Perspective and Patrick Norton.

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Records live every Thursday at 12:30pm PT/3:30pm ET.

July 6, 2012
#176: Thunderbolt on Windows

Thunderbolt on Windows, AMD's Radeon 7970, Core i5 3470, Ryan builds a PC blindfolded, Nexus 7, and a silent GTX 680.

June 22, 2012
#175: Will Microsoft Surface Flatten the Competition?

Microsoft Surface, an affordable laptop graphics roundup, Western Digital's new routers, new Drobos on the way, and more.

June 15, 2012
#174: Phong Tessellation and Retina Displays

New MacBooks, phong tessellation vs MSAA, Western Digital is making routers, and yes, there are new Mac Pros.

June 9, 2012
#173: Computex, thunderbolt, tablets and notebooks, oh my!

Two screens, one notebook: Are they kidding? Thunderbolt for Ivybridge, Windows 8 tablets, some pretty stylin' notebooks coming from Computex, what OnLive does best, and more.

June 1, 2012
#172: Are You Windows 8 Curious?

Windows 8 curious, cheap SSD, Intel or Asus for overclocking, active noise cancellation fans, and more.

May 25, 2012
#171: Needlessly Powerful CPUs…

AMD not making "Needlessly Powerful CPUs", Intel's Going Green, XFX the kings of the midrange GPU, Unreal 4 screenshots, and more.

May 18, 2012
#170: 7.1 Billion Transistors On A Single Chip

Nvidia's new GPU for servers and not gaming machines, upgradable SSDs, AMD's latest APU for laptops, and more.