NEWS

October 26th, 2017, 6:36 PM

ASRock X299 Taichi Motherboard Review

The ASRock X299 Taichi seems to be the perfect bulwark against AMD’s surging Threadripper. It has impressive features, price and performance but its also missing some key items.

October 15th, 2017, 7:38 PM

Toshiba OCZ TR200 960GB & 480GB SSD Review

Toshiba’s OCZ division is back with another affordable mainstream drive, the TR200. But unlike previous launches, the TR200 is going up against some serious competition.

October 5th, 2017, 5:59 AM

Intel Coffee Lake i7-8700K & i5-8400 Review

Intel’s Coffee Lake is here….and with some surprising performance to boot. But can the new i7-8700K & i5-8400 processors weather the Ryzen onslaught?

September 27th, 2017, 7:02 PM

ASUS ROG STRIX X299-E Gaming Review

With the X299 platform gaining traction, we look towards the ASUS RoG brand to deliver best in class features, performance and overclocking. But can the new STRIX X299-E Gaming live up to those expectations?

September 25th, 2017, 3:12 AM

Intel i9-7980XE & i9-7960X Performance Review

Intel’s 18 core, 36 thread i9-7980XE and 16 core, 32 thread i9-7960X are finally here. But can their performance and price points ever be justified against AMD’s Threadripper?

September 14th, 2017, 5:25 PM

Fixing Bent Pins on AMD’s Ryzen PGA CPUs

On a recent shipping adventure one of our Ryzen CPUs met with an untimely death via bent socket pins. But is this really a lost cause? We explore potential fixes.

September 4th, 2017, 9:40 AM

MSI B350 Tomahawk AM4 Motherboard Review

With AMD’s Ryzen processors settling in, conversation has shifted to motherboard selection and the MSI B350 TOMAHAWK begs the question: do you really need X370?

August 29th, 2017, 7:43 PM

Crucial BX300 480GB SSD Review

After the BX200 took the budget SSD market by storm, the performance expectations for the follow up BX300 are sky high. But can it compete in a cluttered market?

August 22nd, 2017, 7:00 PM

MSI X370 XPower Gaming Titanium Review

As one of the most expensive X370′s on the market, MSI XPower Gaming Titanium has a lot to live up to but does it have the overclocking and benchmarking chops to keep up?

August 14th, 2017, 9:25 AM

AMD RX Vega 64 & Vega 56 Performance Review

After nearly two years of teases, AMD’s Vega 64 and Vega 56 have finally arrived. Can these two graphics cards really compete with NVIDIA’s Pascal lineup?