How to troubleshoot your computer peripherals

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No matter how well you look after your computer, something is going to eventually go wrong. And the issue won’t always be the machine itself, but maybe something you’ve plugged into it. Peripherals (mice, keyboards, gamepads, webcams, and printers) can sometimes be a pain—they might either stop working or cause problems with the hardware and the software on your computer. But before you make a (potentially expensive) call to a tech support professional, try troubleshooting your gadget problem yourself. There are certain steps that can be helpful in all scenarios, and that may well get your hardware working properly again. Do some testing Before you troubleshoot any tech problem, you need to know exactly where the problem is. The best way to do this is to test your peripheral in another computer. Don’t skip this step—even if...

Logitech’s new Mac peripherals are perfect for small desks

Logitech's new Mac peripherals are perfect for small desks
Logitech announced new Designed for Mac peripherals to better match your Mac’s colors. There are four new devices, two wireless keyboards and two wireless mice.That way, you don’t have to sacrifice looks when you buy third-party accessories to use with your Mac. All four devices are also compatible with the iPad.Some of these are refreshes of beloved products, so our hopes are high for these. Let’s dive in to see what Logitech has to offer this time around.Image: LogitechLogitech’s flagship mouse, the MX Master 3S, gets a couple of new colorways for the range. Now you can get it in Space Gray or Pale Gray to match your aluminum Mac or MacBook.You get all the features from the existing MX Master 3S, like quiet clicking mouse buttons, an 8K DPI sensor that works on glass, and an ergonomic shape.The existing model is one of our favorite mice...

Exclusive: Acer to Soon Launch 70-Inch Premium Smart TV, Audio Peripherals in India

Exclusive: Acer to Soon Launch 70-Inch Premium Smart TV, Audio Peripherals in India
        | Published: Friday, September 16, 2022, 18:01 [IST] Acer recently launched a premium series of smart TVs -- the Acer TV S series and the TV H series with features like a 4K UHD display, Dolby Atmos, Vision Support, and up to 60W speaker setup. Post the product launch, we had an opportunity to interact with Mr. Anand Dubey, CEO, of Indkal Technologies the brand licensee of Acer Home Entertainment business in India.Here is what we learned from Mr. Anand Dubey regarding the company's current lineup of products and plans for the upcoming days.How The Acer TV I-Series Is Different From S And H Series?In response to this question, Anand said "philosophically, what we want to do is make sure that we present a buying option to each type of customer. What that means is, playing across a wider segment with a wider spectrum of...

PlayStation may make older peripherals compatible with modern consoles

PlayStation may make older peripherals compatible with modern consoles
Sony has filed a patent that could point to older PlayStation peripherals coming to modern PlayStation consoles. The patent, titled “Systems and Methods For Converting A Legacy Code Into An Updated Code,” was filed on June 30th, 2022 by Sony Interactive Entertainment. In the application, Sony outlines an emulation process to get PlayStation 3-era peripherals up and running on modern devices like the PS5 and PS4. Specifically, we see images of devices like a DualShock controller, a Sony Media Remote, PlayStation Mouse, EyeToy, a PlayStation Move wand, PlayStation Portable and more. What’s notable about most of these is that they come from the PS3 era, a console that has been historically difficult to access on modern consoles. A key reason for that boils down to the PS3’s unique cell architecture, which Sony has said makes emulation much...

Sony announces INZONE brand for gaming hardware including peripherals | Newsondot

Sony announces INZONE brand for gaming hardware including peripherals
After getting rumored for weeks, Sony has finally announced its hardware brand that is not only for the PlayStation consoles but also for other platforms like Xbox and PCs. The Sony INZONE brand will be the Japanese tech giant’s hardware brand for gamers that will comprise cutting-edge hardware like monitors, headsets, and more. On Tuesday, the brand announced its first INZONE monitors and headsets. The INZONE monitors come in different models and offer features like up to 240Hz refresh rate, 4K screen resolution, and 1ms response time. On the other hand, the INZONE headsets come in three different models offering custom spatial audio profile support, 32 hours of battery, and digital noise cancellation. Sony INZONE Gaming Monitors Sony has finally made gaming hardware that’s not just meant for its own PlayStation consoles. The Sony INZONE M9...

Gaming Peripherals Market Growth Trends and Competitive Analysis 2022-2030 – Indian Defence News

Gaming Peripherals Market Growth Trends and Competitive Analysis 2022 2030 – Indian Defence News
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