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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

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 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

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 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

SilverStone Strider Titanium ST80F-TI Review: Silent And Modular

The ST80F-TI is a 80+ Titanium certified PSU, fully modular and comes in a compact design. It uses all high-quality Japanese brand capacitors that ensure long-term reliability. The ST80F-TI outputs enough power to feed two high-end graphics cards and still has plenty of room if you plan to overclock your CPU.

18 December 2016

SilverStone Strider Platinum ST75F-PT Review: A High Quality PSU

The SilverStone Strider Platinum ST75F-PT power supply retails for $154.99 and comes with 5 years of warranty. SilverStone displayed the ST75F-PT at CES at the beginning of 2016 and it received a lot of positive attention.The Strider Platinum line ranges in capacity from 550W all the way up to 1200W.

4 December 2016

Noctua NH-U9S Review: Great Improvement Over Previous Generation

The NH-U9S is an asymmetrical cooler with five heatpipes that not only provides better cooling performance than the previous generation but also improves compatibility with mini-ITX and micro-ATX motherboards. The improved asymmetrical design allows for full compatibility with PCIe cards, be it on ATX, microATX or ITX.

24 September 2016