PC News Round Up, Issue 12
Published on 12 Jan 2022Written by Dr Jiulin Teng
Issue 12 of Neofiliac's PC News Round Up: This time, we bring 8 updates from EVGA, Lenovo, Microsoft, and MSI.
This Round Up provides our summaries on these latest industry news. It is made possible with our NLP-based algorithms.
News Round Up
EVGA announced on 04 Jan 2022
Introducing the EVGA X12 Gaming Mice
Equipped with a USB 2.0 High-Speed 32-bit Arm Cortex-M33 core USB microprocessor, supporting a native 8000Hz report rate, eight times the standard 1000Hz on competing gaming mice, ensuring precision accuracy.8K Polling with High Speed USB32-bit8K Hz0.125 msArm Cortex-M33 coreReport RateResponse TimeDual Sensors for PrecisionDual sensor configuration, LOD(Lift Off Distance) sensor paired with a Pixart 3389 optical sensor, the X12 uses an advanced. Allowing you to fine tune the sensor shut off height.Primary Optical Sensor + 1 LOD Sensor.Designed for GamingNew Light weight ambidextrous body, flexible paracord usb cable, and low friction PTFE mouse feet to allow fast reactions and quick flicks.Unleashed RGBFull control and customization with EVGA Unleash RGB software. Customize and load up to five custom profiles to the onboard memory for taking settings on the go.General SettingsDPILOD CalibrationSet report rate up to 8000 Hz.Configure up to 5 independent DPI stages.Configure surface calibration and customize lift off distance.Lighting EffectKey AssignmentMacro EditorCustomize 3 zones of lighting effects.Configure for left or right hand, remap or customize 8 programmable buttons.Create custom macros to fit your play style and gaming needs.NVIDIA ReflexEVGA X12 Gaming Mice also supports NVIDIA Reflex Analyzer, giving competitive gamers an accurate measurement of system latency for the first time.To learn more about EVGA X12 Gaming Mice, please visit https://www.evga.com/articles/01534.
Lenovo announced on 11 Jan 2022
Growing Alliance for the Environment: DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo Welcome Lenovo on their CO2-Neutral Flights
New SAF customer Lenovo uses regular cargo flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt • Every week 78 tons less greenhouse gases • Carbon-neutral air transport of IT hardware powered by sustainable aviation fuel. Essen/Frankfurt/Hong Kong, January 11, 2022 – Another major global player joins DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo on their way towards greener supply chains: Global technology provider Lenovo is flying 20 tons of chargeable weight per week from Shanghai (PVG) to Frankfurt (FRA). Thorsten Meincke, Global Board Member for Air & Ocean Freight at DB Schenker: “Our unique SAF full charter flights help corporates to make their shipments more sustainable.
Microsoft announced on 11 Jan 2022
New free map – Grave Danger – now available in Minecraft new year’s celebration series
Available for download now, Grave Danger by Shapescape for Minecraft: Bedrock Edition is an action-packed adventure where the fate of your castle rests in your hands. “Build your defenses, protect your tower and defeat waves of fantastical creatures with your trusty dragon at your side,” writes Sophie Austin in her post on Minecraft.net. Head over to Minecraft.net for Austin’s interview with the Shapescape team and to download the map.
Microsoft announced on 06 Jan 2022
Announcing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22526
Hello Windows Insiders, today we are releasing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22526 to the Dev Channel. We have added support for wideband speech when using Apple AirPods products (AirPods, AirPods Pro, or AirPods Max), improving audio quality for voice calls. We are experimenting with indexing more file locations so that using search to find important files in Files Explorer is quicker.
MSI announced on 12 Jan 2022
For CES 2022, MSI AMR & IPC Present four AIoT Smart solutions
FUNTORO Telematics Solution for Electric City BusInitiate New Era of Smart and Green Transportation[Taipei, Taiwan] MSI FUNTORO partners with the largest bus manufacturer in Taiwan - Master Bus, and launched its Telematics Solution to be standard equipment of Master Electric Bus in early 2021. It was the first bus manufacturer to be qualified for a pilot project by Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC).With more than 15 years of experience and expertise in telematics and infotainment solutions for commercial vehicle sector, MSI FUNTORO provides a smart and complete solution with a cloud management platform for Master Electric Bus.By integration of CANBUS and various sensors, the vehicle and driving data are collected and transmitted to backend platform to allow real-time fleet management and remote monitoring. Besides, it enables predictive maintenance, on-board system diagnostics, driving behavior analysis and battery efficiency monitoring through big data analysis, to enhance fleet safety and operation efficiency.Smart Access Control & UVC LED Sterilization SystemThe Best Solution for enterprises in the Post-Pandemic EraIn response to the post-COVID era, MSI launched the contactless AI Smart Access Control System and UVC LED Sterilization System for public transportation and commercial sectors, which satisfies the access management and public health demands of businesses.
MSI announced on 12 Jan 2022
MSI Monster Hunter Rise Game Bundle promotion for celebrating the latest version on PC!
As the success by getting on the Switch, now CAPCOM is bringing Monster Hunter Rise on PC with great game experience and 4K resolution!. The highlight features coming on the Monster Hunter Rise PC version are 4K resolution and ultra-wide display which are exciting for fans. More information here: https://www.msi.com/Promotion/Monster-Hunter-Rise-Game-BundleMSI GAMING: https://www.msi.com/MSI Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MSIGamingMSI Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/msigaming/MSI YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/MSIGamingGlobalMSI Twitter: https://twitter.com/msitweetsCheck on more information about Monster Hunter Rise: https://www.capcom.co.jp/monsterhunter/rise-steam/Unleash your hunting spirit!Experience hunting action with all barriers removed in seamless, open locales!Traverse each map like never before with new tools for mobility and exploration.Brand-new monsters bring fresh thrills and excitement!Get ready for a hunting experience unlike anything before with Monster Hunter Rise!
MSI announced on 11 Jan 2022
MSI unveils custom NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3080 12G
Built with the MSI essentials, designed with excellent cooling, optimized circuit board designs, and the latest in graphics card componentry. Powered by the NVIDIA Ampere architecture, the GeForce RTX 3080 deliver an incredible leap in performance and fidelity with acclaimed features such as ray tracing, NVIDIA DLSS performance-boosting AI, NVIDIA Reflex latency-reduction, NVIDIA Broadcast streaming features and additional memory that allows it to speed through the most popular creator applications as well. Mystic Light adorns the exterior of the graphics card, illuminating color in synchrony with the rest of the PC through Mystic Light Sync and Ambient Link, all controlled with the MSI Center software utility.
- ^ Introducing the EVGA XR1 Pro. [EVGA]. https://www.evga.com/about/pressrelease/?id=432. 04 Jan 2022.
- ^ Introducing the EVGA X12 Gaming Mice. [EVGA]. https://www.evga.com/about/pressrelease/Default.asp?id=431. 04 Jan 2022.
- ^ Growing Alliance for the Environment: DB Schenker and Lufthansa Cargo Welcome Lenovo on their CO2-Neutral Flights. [Lenovo]. https://news.lenovo.com/pressroom/press-releases/db-schenker-lufthansa-cargo-welcome-lenovo-co2-neutral-flights/. 11 Jan 2022.
- ^ New free map – Grave Danger – now available in Minecraft new year’s celebration series. [Microsoft]. https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2022/01/11/new-free-map-grave-danger-now-available-in-minecraft-new-years-celebration-series/. 11 Jan 2022.
- ^ Announcing Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22526. [Microsoft]. https://blogs.windows.com/windows-insider/2022/01/06/announcing-windows-11-insider-preview-build-22526/. 06 Jan 2022.
- ^ For CES 2022, MSI AMR & IPC Present four AIoT Smart solutions. [MSI]. https://www.msi.com/news/detail/For-CES-2022--MSI-AMR---IPC-Present-four-AIoT-Smart-solutions139590. 12 Jan 2022.
- ^ MSI Monster Hunter Rise Game Bundle promotion for celebrating the latest version on PC!. [MSI]. https://www.msi.com/news/detail/MSI-Monster-Hunter-Rise-Game-Bundle-promotion-for-celebrating-the-latest-version-on-PC-122913. 12 Jan 2022.
- ^ MSI unveils custom NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3080 12G. [MSI]. https://www.msi.com/news/detail/MSIunveilscustomNVIDIAGeForceRTXTM308012G3070Ti16GSeries122906. 11 Jan 2022.
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