NEWS

July 4th, 2013, 7:46 PM

Cooler Master N200 mATX Case Review

Cooler Master’s new N200 isn’t an mATX case that exhibits anything particularly unique but its design fundamentals are well thought out and a price of just $49 will make it appealing to just about everyone.

July 3rd, 2013, 7:44 PM

ASUS RT-AC66U & PCE-AC66 802.11AC Network Kit Review

With wireless home networking slowly moving towards the 802.11AC standard, ASUS has decided to jump on the bandwagon with their new RT-AC66U router and an add-in card, the PCE-AC66.  When combined, these new devices provide some incredible wireless speeds.

July 1st, 2013, 8:35 PM

MSI GX70 Gaming Notebook Review; AMD A10-5750M Tested

An A10-5750M APU within a gaming notebook may seem like an oxymoron but MSI’s GX70 makes it work by harnessing the graphics power of an HD 8970M.  This is packed into a 17.3″ notebook that costs just $1300.

June 27th, 2013, 7:34 PM

ASUS Z87 Deluxe Motherboard Review

ASUS’ Z87 Deluxe is a $300 board that’s packed full of features but it is also one of the most expensive Z87 boards on the market.  Novice overclockers will be particularly interested since three kinds of auto-overclocking modes have been included too.

June 26th, 2013, 12:00 PM

NVIDIA Delays SHIELD, Now Launching in July

Due to a component issue found during their QA process, SHIELD’s launch has been scrubbed for now.  NVIDIA’s SHIELD gaming handheld is one of the most talk-about products being released this year but it has experienced a fair share of teething problems since its introduction.  There were a few technical hiccups at the CES launch [...]

June 26th, 2013, 10:56 AM

Verizon Jumps the Border, Offers $700 Million for Wind Mobile

After long claiming that it was interested in entering the Canadian market, Verizon has offered $700 million for Wind Mobile and is supposedly in talks with Mobilicity When the Canadian government began a wireless spectrum auction in 2008, many were hopeful that new competition would emerge, giving Canadian subscribers more options in our overpriced cell [...]

June 26th, 2013, 9:00 AM

NVIDIA SHIELD Hands-On Preview

SHIELD is a grand experiment to integrate various elements of NVIDIA’s product stack into a single cohesive device that transcends previous handheld gaming devices.  It does this by integrating  ecosystems from Android, the PC and online HD streaming  in new and interesting ways.

June 25th, 2013, 6:00 AM

NVIDIA GTX 760 2GB Review

At just $250, NVIDIA’s GTX 760 is meant to compete against the HD 7950 Boost while costing $30 less and replace the GTX 660 Ti.  Those are some lofty goals but for the last 700-series GPU being released for the foreseeable future, its price may be perfect for budget-minded gamers.

June 20th, 2013, 6:55 AM

NVIDIA Reduces Price of SHIELD Before Launch; Now $299

Back in May, NVIDIA announced their SHIELD gaming and streaming handheld would be priced at $349.  Now, before launch, that’s being lowered to $299.  When the Tegra 4-based SHIELD was first demoed at this year’s CES, many were intrigued by its ability to stream games over WiFi while also acting as a portable gaming device.  [...]

June 19th, 2013, 8:14 PM

EVGA GeForce GTX 780 ACX SC Review

The GTX 780 is one of today’s most popular graphics cards and EVGA’s Superclocked series boosts its performance to some impressive levels.  Added to this pre-overclocked goodness is a new custom designed ACX cooler which boosts cooling levels and remains blissfully silent.