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AMD Radeon RX 560 Review: Faster And Cheaper Than The Competition
AMD launched the RX 560 back in May with the 2GB model priced at $100 and 4GB model priced at $110. The launch of the RX 500 series is based on refined versions of the Polaris 10 and 11 architectures with the exception of the RX 550 which is based on a new Polaris 12 chip.
23 July 2017
Logitech G810 Orion Spectrum Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review: An Elegant Gaming Keyboard
The Logitech G810 is a sophisticated mechanical gaming keyboard that features a minimalistic, modern design. It comes with Logitech’s exclusive Romer-G switches which offer 25 percent faster actuation than standard mechanical switches.
2 July 2017
Logitech G610 Orion Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review: A Solid Gaming Keyboard
The Logitech G610 is a full-size gaming keyboard that comes in two variants, Orion Brown and Orion Red. The layout of the G610 is pretty much the same as the G810, except it lacks the RGB color lighting and it uses the Cherry-MX switches.
1 July 2017
Ballistix Elite 3466MHz DDR4 32GB Kit Review: Sturdy and Reliable
The Ballistix Elite 3466MHz DDR4 32GB (4x8GB) memory kit retails for $374.99 and has a stock rated timings of 16-18-18-36. The Elite series line is aimed at gamers and enthusiasts and it features a black anodized heat spreader with aggressive militaristic styling which I really like.
18 June 2017
Logitech G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review: The Best Budget Gaming Keyboard On The Market
The Logitech G413 keyboard is a great mid-range mechanical gaming keyboard that features an attractive, modern design and comes with Logitech’s exclusive Romer-G switches.
4 June 2017
Make Your PC Ultra Quiet With Noctua Fans
Today we are going to talk about some tips and tricks you should know when building or upgrading your PC on how to optimize the airflow and noise in your PC. For this article, we have decided to use Noctua fans because they are some of the most well designed fans on the market that are engineered for noise and airflow.
27 May 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 and 1400 Review: Intel's 4C/4T Era is Finally Over
With the release of AMD's Ryzen 5 CPUs, there's really not a single reason to buy a Core i5 CPU now. The Ryzen 5 lineup has put an end to Intel's 4C/4T era by giving people 2x thread count and 2 extra cores. You would have to be romantically in love with Intel to even consider getting a Core i5 CPU now.
22 May 2017
AMD Radeon RX 580 and RX 570 Review: The Best Graphics Cards For 1080p+ Gaming
AMD says that the Radeon RX 570 is aimed at 60FPS 1080p gaming and is as much as 2.3X faster than the R7 370 while the RX 580 is up to 57 percent faster versus the R9 380X, and is capable of achieving over 60FPS at 1440p in several titles.
15 May 2017
AMD Radeon RX 550 Review: Perfect For eSports Gamers
The new RX 500 series come with bumped up clock-speeds and slightly adjusted prices. The Radeon RX 500 series takes aim at the mainstream and lower-end market while RX Vega which will be released in the current quarter is aimed at the high-end market.
1 May 2017
AMD Wraith Max and Wraith Spire Coolers Review: Stock Cooling Just Got A Whole Lot Better
With the release of the Ryzen processors, AMD has also released a new line of Wraith Coolers which feature incredibly 92mm quiet fans, customizable RGB lighting and improved cooling performance.
30 April 2017
Fractal Design Define C Window Review: An Aesthetic Compact ATX Case
Today we are looking at the Define C Window which retails for $89.99 and it incorporates a wide range of features such as space for high performance graphics cards, support for various cooling configurations and it even comes with Velcro straps for easy cable management.
28 April 2017
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X and 1600X Review: Intel's Core i5 Lineup is Obsolete Now
The Ryzen 5 1600X and Ryzen 5 1500X processors retail for $249 USD and $189 USD. The Ryzen 5 series takes aim at the mainstream PC market while the Ryzen 3 series which will be released later this year is aimed at the lower-end of the market.
23 April 2017
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Review: Lives Up To The Hype
With the release of the Ryzen processors, AMD has undoubtedly shaken up the market with its Ryzen 7 line-up and has put serious pressure on Intel. Their Ryzen processors finally bring much-needed competition to the CPU market that's been dominated by Intel for quite some time now.
9 April 2017
Noctua Chromax Accessories Review: Stylish and Very Easy to Install
Today we are looking at Noctua's Chromax line which consists of anti-vibration parts that give users the option of color-customizing their fans to match individual build color schemes. The NA-SAV2 and NA-SAVP1 are available in red, blue, green, yellow, black and white.
24 March 2017
AOC AG271QG Agon 165hz G-Sync Monitor Review: The Best G-Sync Monitor On The Market
AOC has sent us the AOC AG271QG Agon which is a 27 inch stylish gaming monitor that incorporates a wide range of features such as IPS panel, fully adjustable stand, and support for G-Sync with 165Hz refresh rate.
12 March 2017
Interview With Crucial's Senior Product Managers, Jonathan Weech and Jeremy Mortenson
This is an interview with Crucial's senior marketing managers, Jonathan Weech and Jeremy Mortenson. Crucial/Micron is a well-known manufacturer in the memory and storage industry and they are known for making high quality products.
12 March 2017
Patriot Supersonic Mega 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review: A Fast And Sturdy Drive
The Patriot Supersonic Mega 256GB flash drive retails for $79.99 on Amazon and comes with 5 years of warranty. It comes with read speeds up to 380MB/s and write speeds up to 70MB/s and it features a tough industrial strength zinc alloy housing.
18 February 2017
Team Group T-Force Vulcan 16GB DDR4 3000Mhz Kit Review: Great Performance For Gamers
The Team Group T-Force Vulcan 16GB DDR4 3000Mhz (2x8GB) memory kit retails for $99.99 and comes with a lifetime warranty and it comes in densities from a single 4GB stick and up to 8GB kits and either 2400MHz or 3000MHz.
15 February 2017
Logitech G900 Chaos Spectrum Review: The Best Gaming Mouse On The Market
Logitech is a company that is well respected in the enthusiast market for creating some of the most advanced and well engineered gaming mouses on the market. Today we will be taking a look at the Logitech's G900 Chaos Spectrum mouse.
11 February 2017