Hello and welcome back to the Latest & Greatest in PC Gaming segment on the Lbabinz.ca blog!
Each month I outline the newest PC Gaming products at Best Buy, in order to get you playing and using the newest PC gear. Welcome to May 2022’s edition!
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Enjoy electrifying in-game experience with this Acer Predator 4K Ultra HD LED G-Sync gaming monitor. With 42.5″ LED backlit display screen, 1ms GTG response time, and 144Hz refresh rate this gaming monitor displays true-to-life visuals and ensures high responsiveness along with a smooth and steady frame for amplifying and comfortable gaming experience.
- 42.5-inch LED backlit display screen with native resolution of 4k Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 displays stunning, true-to-life visuals by making every picture look amazing and let you game in crystal clear clarity
- 1ms GTG response time and 144Hz refresh rate ensure high responsiveness along with a smooth and steady frame for an electrifying in-game experience
- 4000:1 static contrast ratio with DCI-P3 90%colour gamut deliver brilliant visuals with precise colour and image details
- VA panel technology features a wide viewing angle of 178(H) / 178(V)degrees to offer consistent picture quality from any perspective
- Built-in speakers give you amplifying sound experience and leave you with more space on your desk
- Energy-saving mode monitors your battery and limits background data usage to conserve energy
- Compatible with 200×100 VESA wall-mount (sold separately) for optional wall installation
Experience unmatched performance with the ASUS ROG Strix 15.6″ gaming laptop. Powered by 6th Gen AMD Ryzen 7 6800H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card, this laptop improves efficiency and delivers vivid visuals. The 16GB RAM along with the 1TB SSD offer ample storage space and make sure that you can enjoy your favourite games without any interruption.
- 6th Gen AMD Ryzen 7 6800H processor with a clock speed of 3.2GHz gives the power to run even the demanding games and minimizes lag
- 16GB DDR5 RAM stores all the game info for accelerating the performance while the 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 4.0 SSD provides space for storing all your games and files
- NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 GDDR6 with 6GB dedicated video memory and ROG boost up to 1752MHz at 140W (115W+25W Dynamic Boost) creates realistic images that add to the thrill
- 300Hz 3ms 15.6″ FHD IPS-Type display with a native screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 treats your eyes with ultra clear visuals without missing any detail
- Compatibility with Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.2 dual band 2×2 and 10/100/1000 Ethernet enable easy connectivity with peripheral devices and internet
- 4S1P 4-Cell Li-ion battery with a capacity of 90 Wh lasts for a minimum of 6 hrs to assure uninterrupted gameplay
- One USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C Support display port / power delivery, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, one HDMI 2.0b, one RJ45 LAN port, and one 3.5mm combo audio jack allow quick data transfer and other functionalities
- ROG intelligent cooling thermal system with Thermal Grizzly liquid metal thermal compound considerably reduces CPU temperatures to guarantee consistent performance
- ROG Aura Sync System with 4-Zone RGB Keyboard smoothly integrates with the compatible devices to personalize the entire lighting scheme
- VR ready design generates detailed graphics and rapid frame rates to support complex virtual reality headsets and applications
- Preinstalled with Windows 11 Home that provides a new layout with centered start menu and taskbar
Enter the world of high-octane gaming with the ASUS ROG Zephyrus M16 gaming laptop. Packing the incredible Intel Core i7 CPU with 16GB RAM and an NVIDIA RTX GPU, it provides first-class performance in everything from gaming to content creation. The 16” WUXGA display with 165Hz refresh rate and 100% sRGB stuns you with hypnotic visuals.
- 2.3GHz Intel Core i7-12700H 14-core processor and 16GB DDR5 RAM are a solid combination that can easily handle AAA games, video rendering, multi-tasking and more without breaking a sweat
- 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 4.0 solid state drive provides ample storage with lightning speeds for stashing games, movies, project files, and more
- 6GB NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 GDDR6 graphics card leverages the Ampere architecture with ray-tracing cores and tensor cores to give you superb visual performance and fluid framerates in every game
- 16″ WUXGA IPS-Type PANTONE validated anti-glare display with 1920 x 1080 native resolution lends amazing picture quality
- Integrated 10/100/1000/2500 Ethernet and 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6E provide excellent network speeds and wide coverage
- Integrated dual band 2×2 Bluetooth 5.2 can pair with two devices simultaneously and provide high speed data transfer rates and increased wireless coverage
- 4-cell 90Wh 4S1P Lithium-Ion battery provides great battery life for several hours
- One Thunderbolt 4 port with DisplayPort and Power Delivery, 1 USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port with DisplayPort and Power Delivery, 2 USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A ports, 1 HDMI 2.0b port, microSD UHS-II card reader, RJ-45 port, and 3.5mm combo audio jack for connecting various devices and peripherals such as keyboard, mouse, storage drives, displays, and more
- Integrated webcam offers bright and clear video capture for recording vlogs, making video calls, live streaming, and more
- MUX Switch lets you switch between integrated graphics and dedicated graphics to either save power or extract higher performance
- VR Ready gaming laptop can handle virtual reality games that provide a realistic gaming experience
- Pre-installed with Windows 11 Home operating system that comes with updated visuals and loads of user-friendly features
- Backlit keyboard keeps the keys and buttons visible in dark environments
Compact and functional, the Corsair K65 mini gaming keyboard takes your gaming to a whole new level. It features Cherry MX Speed RGB mechanical switches layered with PBT double-shot keycaps, customisable RGB lighting, custom remaps, and up to 8MB of onboard storage. It has detachable braided USB-C cable for reliable connectivity.
- Wired mechanical gaming keyboard with 1.82m cord enables fast input and low latency
- Compact size makes this keyboard easily fit into tight spaces without compromising your gaming performance
- Cherry MX Speed mechanical switches with 1.2mm actuation distance lend quick response times
- 8,000Hz hyper-polling by Corsair Axon hyper-processing technology transmits your input 8 times faster than regular gaming keyboards
- 100% anti-ghosting with complete N-Key Rollover (NKRO) registers every keypress regardless of how fast the keys are pressed
- 8MB onboard storage lets you create up to 50 memory profiles, build custom macros, and set your own style of RGB lighting effects with up to 20 layers
- Powerful CORSAIR iCUE software allows for easy customisation of dynamic RGB lighting, program macros, remap keys, and adjust other settings
- Convenient onboard shortcuts let you control and toggle lighting, profiles, macros, media, volume, and the mouse cursor
- Dynamic RGB backlighting with radiant spacebar and Corsair logo key lends a personalised look to your gaming setup
- 1.5mm PBT double-shot keycaps offer rigid stability and prevent wear, shine, and fading
- Detachable braided USB-C cable with USB3.0 Type-A connectivity offers reliable connectivity and portability
- Windows key lock mode eliminates interruptions to your gameplay from accidental presses of Windows or menu keys
- Compatible with Windows 10 and macOS 10.15 operating systems
The Elgato HD60 X video game capture card lets you livestream your gameplay in stunning quality and low latencies on any video platform. It supports various resolutions up to 4K and high frame rates up to 240Hz. Its plug-and-play setup allows you to get started in no time on both Windows and Macintosh machines.
- USB 3.0 connectivity for connecting to your console and broadcasting raw video to your computer in real time for streaming, recording, or editing
- Captures crisp and detailed HDR 10 videos with 4K resolution at 30fps or 1080p resolution at 60fps
- Offers impressive passthrough capabilities with HDR10 and VRR at various resolutions such as 4K 60fps, 1440p 120fps, 1080p 120fps, 1080p 240fps
- Compatible with various major streaming platforms such as YouTube, Twitch, and Facebook Gaming as well as various streaming software like OBS, Streamlabs, Vmix, Zoom, and Microsoft Teams
- Built-in tone mapping lets you play your game in HDR quality while capturing the visuals in SDR quality
- Below 100ms latencies ensure easy synchronization between audio and video streams
- Works with Stream Deck that allows Flashback Recording for retroactive gameplay recording, clicking screenshots, and more
- Requires machines running a 64-bit Windows 10 operating system or macOS 10.13 or later with a 6th generation Intel Core i5 CPU or better/AMD Ryzen 7 CPU or better, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 series GPU or better, minimum 4GB RAM, and an internet connection
Elgato Stream Deck gives you the ultimate workflow hack, with 15 customizable LCD Keys and one-touch operation to instantly control your apps, tools, and platforms online. You can launch social media posts, turn up volume, mute mic, automatically switch key configurations, and so much more so you stay on top of your digital to-do list.
- 15 customizable LCD Keys to instantly control your apps, tools, and platforms
- One-touch operation triggers single or multiple actions making every task easier to manage
- Visual feedback lets you know that your command has been executed
- Powerful plugins include Elgato 4KCU, OBS, Streamlabs, Twitch, YouTube, Twitter, Spotify, Philips Hue, and many more
- Streamline your film editing, music production, or photography workflow
- Smart profiles automatically switch between unique key configurations for different apps
- Interchangeable faceplate allows you to choose from a growing range of designs or customize your own
- Download plugins, icons, thousands of royalty-free tracks, SFX, and more from Stream Deck Store
- Drag and drop actions onto keys in the Stream Deck app, and assign icons for easy setup
- Includes detachable stand and USB-C cable
Excel at the gaming marathons with the HP Victus 16″ gaming laptop. Powered with the AMD Ryzen 5 6600H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 laptop GPU, this laptop provides dynamic performance without any lag. The 16GB DDR5 RAM combined with the 1TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD stores all game info for enhanced frame rates, thereby assuring a seamless gameplay.
- AMD Ryzen 5 6600H processor with 4.5GHz clock rate minimizes lag and keeps you ready to take on the challenge any time
- 16GB DDR5 4800MHz RAM (2 x 8GB) improves the frame rates to run the game smoothly and flawlessly to ensure stability even while gaming at extreme speeds
- 1TB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD stores enormous amount of data and allows accessing at higher speeds for a whole new level of gaming experience
- NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 laptop GPU with dedicated 4GB GDDR6 guarantees effortless graphic rendering for enhanced visualization
- 16.1-inch diagonal, FHD (1920 x 1080), 144Hz, IPS, micro-edge, anti-glare display delivers high-quality images and the AMD Radeon FreeSync support eliminates screen tearing and stuttering
- Compatible with Wi-Fi 6 (2×2) and Bluetooth combo (supporting Gigabit data rate) to make sure of easy wireless connectivity
- Li-ion polymer battery with a capacity of 70Wh keeps the laptop running for up to 9 hours for mixed usage, up to 11 hours and 45 minutes for video playback and up to 7 hours and 15 minutes for wireless streaming
- One SuperSpeed USB Type-C, three SuperSpeed USB Type-A, one RJ-45 port, one headphone/microphone combo, one AC smart pin and one HDMI 2.1 port allows extended connectivity in a snap
- Audio by B&O with dual speakers and HP Wide Vision 720p HD camera with temporal noise reduction and integrated dual array digital microphones allow to make clear audio/video calls
- Full-size, backlit, mica silver keyboard with numeric keypad permits responsive typing, no matter the lighting conditions in your room
- Pre-loaded Windows 11 Home OS offers performance-boosting features and user-friendly interface
Meet the Logitech G Pro X Superlight optical gaming mouse that provides everything you need to power your gaming experience. Its feature-packed design includes a 25600 DPI HERO sensor for flawless tracking, lightweight construction for mobility, and Lightspeed nano receiver for lag-free connectivity. Rechargeable battery can last for up to 70 hours for added convenience.
- 2.4GHz wireless connectivity boasts a 1ms response time superior accuracy and performance just like a wired connection
- 25600 DPI HERO sensor boast is capable of precise tracking and excellent polling rates even when exceeding 400IPS
- Five programmable buttons can be mapped to various functions and triggers to enhance your gaming and creative operations
- Designed in collaboration with the world’s top e-sport gaming professionals to give you the best performance possible
- Ultra-lightweight construction weighing less than 2.2oz for easy handling and convenient navigation
- Zero-additive PTFE feet let you glide the mouse smoothly across various surfaces
- Compatible with machines having a USB port running Windows 8 or later and macOS 10.11 or later
- Rechargeable battery can last for up to 70 hours with constant motion and continuous usage
Enjoy dynamic performance and functionality offered by the MSI GE76 Raider 17.3″ gaming laptop. Designed with the latest 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti graphics card, you are sure to experience next level gaming. The system is upgraded with 32GB of DDR5 RAM and 1TB SSD for ample file storage and ultra-speed processing.
- Powerful 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700H processor with 1.7 GHz clock rate accelerates processing speed and optimizes power consumption
- 32GB of DDR5 RAM and 1TB SSD lets you store all your favorite games and you can enjoy unlimited gaming without compromising the performance NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti GPU with dedicated 8GB GDDR6renders lifelike visuals without missing out any details
- 17.3-inch Full HD (1920×1080) screen with 360Hz 3ms, IPS-Level displays clear contents with blurring out the actual properties
- Killer E3100G Ethernet allow wired online streaming at high speeds whereas the Killer Wi-Fi 6E AX1675 (2×2) and Bluetooth 5.2 enhance wireless convenience
- 4-cell Li-Polymer battery with 99.9Whr capacity offer more charge cycles and retains charging capacity for a prolonged use
- Wired connection with supporting devices is made easy with one Thunderbolt 4, one USB 3.2 Gen 2/DP, one Type-A USB3.2 Gen2, two Type-A USB3.2 Gen1 and one HDMI ports
- Latest Cooler Boost 5 technology with bigger fans and wider heat pipes keep your system at optimum temperature even when pushed beyond limits
- Per-Key RGB gaming keyboard by SteelSeries provides accuracy while the Duo Wave woofer design by Dynaudio system enhances the acoustics
- Mystic Light with panoramic aurora lighting design and MSI Center with exclusive gaming mode give an ultimate gaming experience
- Pre-installed with Windows 11 Home that features updated features, improved layout and integrated apps
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