In this week's episode of Adored Tech, Donny and Alex welcome special guest Dr. Ian Cutress of and @TechTechPotato. We'll discuss the recent editorial by HardOCP founder Kyle Bennet about GPU MSRPs and the tech reviewer industry. Additionally, we'll discuss AMD's plans to release Zen 4 and RDNA 3 this year, as well as the EU 'Chips Act', Valve's Steam Deck getting FSR support and the news that Sony is buying Bungie.
The last two years have been a very frustrating time to be a PC gamer, to say the least. The perfect storm of a global pandemic and mining boom have made PC components --especially graphics cards-- not only incredibly expensive, but at times nearly impossible to obtain. That being said, we're now into the second month of a new year, and things are starting to look up. Today, we'll be illustrating that by putting together a build list of an affordable and actually good gaming machine.