Nvidia RTX 4090 GPU Benchmark Leak Leaves Some People Disappointed

Nvidia’s RTX 4090 graphics card, which will hit shelves in less than two weeks, was spotted in new leaked benchmarks that caused a touch of disappointment among some people.

The GPU was tested in the Geekbench CUDA test, as flagged by Benchleaks on Twitter (which Wccftech (opens in new tab) sighted through VideoCardz (opens in new tab)).

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Apple may update the original AirPods Pro with a major new feature

We were very impressed with the new Apple AirPods Pro 2, and that’s partly due to the Adaptive Transparency technology they offer. Now, it looks like the same feature could also be heading to the original Apple AirPods Pro.

as seen in reddit (opens in new tab) (through Apple Insider (opens in new tab)), the latest iOS 16.1 beta brings a software switch to Adaptive Transparency to the first generation AirPods Pro. Apple hasn’t said anything officially, and it’s just in testing for now, but it looks like the feature is on the way.

14 new movies and shows to stream on Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max and more in October 2022

Spooky season has arrived. That’s right, the month of October has muscled September out of the way and, with it, comes a slew of Halloween-inspired content on the world’s biggest streamers.

From new Netflix movies to highly anticipated Disney Plus shows, there’s plenty to get excited about in October 2022. There’s lots coming to other streamers, such as fascinating Prime Video shows and tantalizing HBO Max series, too, and we’ve gathered the best of the bunch in this handy ‘what to stream in October’ guide.

Latest Google Pixel 7 leak includes face unlock and eSIM details

We’re just days away from the big reveal of the Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, but the leaks are unlikely to dry up until the launch event is underway. The latest information to surface on flagship phones covers details of face unlock and eSIM features.

This comes from the Android expert Mishaal Rahman (opens in new tab) (through Android Police (opens in new tab)), which is looking up the code on the Google Play Console – this is the platform developers use to manage the availability of their apps on Android.

Don’t Expect to Get an Amazon Kindle Scribe Deal on Prime Day (or Black Friday)

The new Amazon Kindle Scribe is a big change to the retail giant’s ereader lineup, bringing the biggest screen and most storage we’ve ever seen to a Kindle, plus, for the first time, a note-taking pen.

Interested fans, however, might be put off by the ereader’s $339 / £329 starting price, which goes even higher if you want more storage or the Premium pen with more note-taking features.

Sorry Skyrim lovers, RPG is now officially old

The beloved RPG Skyrim can now be considered officially old as it hits the most popular PC gaming store for classic games.

GOG (or Good Old Games) announced that Skyrim would come to the platform celebrating the store’s 14th anniversary. Still one of the best RPGs on the market, Skyrim’s original release and its updated Anniversary Edition are available for purchase again – both at deep discounts.

Fitbit Inspire 3, Versa 4 and Sense 2 fitness wearables are now available in India

Fitbit’s latest wearables, Fitbit Inspire 3, Fitbit Versa 4 and Fitbit Sense 2, are now available in India. These devices are slimmer and can be used day and night, and you don’t have to carry them every day.

The Google-owned brand said the Fitbit Inspire 3 fitness tracker and the Fitbit Versa 4 and Fitbit Sense 2 smartwatches are available from online and offline partners in the country. The three wearables were released worldwide last month.

Oculus Quest 3 design may have leaked and looks like Quest 2

Meta is set to finally show off its Project Cambria VR headset on October 11, but the company’s other successor to the company’s Quest 2, the Oculus Quest 3, may have leaked.

With the Oculus Quest 2 being a huge success, Meta announced it was working on two follow-up devices. The first is Project Cambria (which is believed to be called Meta Quest Pro), and it will almost certainly debut in Meta Connect 2022, if Mark Zuckerberg’s teasers are to be believed.

As Google Stadia dies, think about its fantastic controller

The sudden announcement of Google Stadia’s demise may have come as a shock, but it certainly wasn’t a surprise.

Since its launch in 2018, Google Stadia has struggled to find a large audience, which has only gotten worse with Xbox Cloud Gaming and Nvidia GeForce Now dominating the space.

Amazon’s Cheap 4K QLED TVs Have Great PS5 Support, But There’s a Dolby Atmos Capture

At Amazon’s big event in September 2022, the company showcased the first QLED Fire TVs made under its own Omni brand. The initial info felt incredibly well-specified for the price – we’re talking a full-array direct backlight with local dimming, Dolby Vision IQ and HDR10 + Adaptive HDR, the widest colors of QLED, 4K resolution, a near-bezel-less design and 65 75-inch and 75-inch size options, all for $799 for the 65-inch or $1,099 for the 75-inch. (The sets are not planned for release outside the US.)

Amazon has now confirmed more details on the new Omni QLED TVs, including surprisingly good gaming support to rival cheaper options in our guide to the best TVs for gaming. Specifically, there is support for HDMI 2.1, including Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) and Variable Refresh Rate (VRR).