NEWS

January 6th, 2015, 6:02 PM

Corsair Announces HG10 N780 GPU Cooler

By combining air cooling and compatibility with their Hydro series of all in one water coolers, Corsair is bringing a custom hybrid thermal management system to NVIDIA’s graphics cards. Following in the footsteps of their HG10 A1 liquid cooling bracket which is compatible with AMD’s R9 290X and R9 290, Corsair is launching the HG10 [...]

January 6th, 2015, 5:45 PM

Kingston Details HyperX Predator PCIe SSD

Kingston has waded into the M.2 PCIe SSD market with the HyperX Predator, a small form factor drive that offers read / write speeds of 1400MB/s and 1000MB/s while also offering an handy optional HHHL adapter. It seems like 2015 will be the year of PCIe storage devices with standards like M.2 and SATA Express [...]

January 6th, 2015, 5:26 PM

Crucial Launches MX200 and BX100 SSDs

Targeting the performance-oriented and value market respectively, the new MX200 and BX100 SSDs should reinvigorate Crucial’s lineup. The MX200 is Crucial’s new flagship SSD, taking over from the well-regarded MX100 and it is packed with features that will likely become standard on many other drives as the year progresses. Starting out at a high level, [...]

January 6th, 2015, 9:00 AM

CES 2015; Neutron XT Is Corsair’s New Flagship SSD.

Boasting sequential read speeds of 560MB/sec and sequential write speeds of 540MB/sec, the upcoming Neutron XT is meant to compete against the best around and it’s backed by Corsair’s legendary warranty. Corsair’s Neutron SSDs have a loyal following, with the Neutron and Neutron GTX still placing respectably in our charts. Now Corsair is launching their [...]

January 5th, 2015, 6:03 PM

CES 2015; Meet The New ASUS Gaming Mice: Claw, Sica & Spatha

ASUS is getting aggressive with their gaming peripherals lineup with the introduction of three new mice into the STRIX and Republic of Gamers lineups.  Dubbed the STRIX Claw, RoG Sica and RoG Spatha, each targets a very different market. STRIX Claw Starting off with the STRIX Claw, we have what can only be called a [...]

January 5th, 2015, 5:12 PM

CES 2015; ASUS Announces MG279Q Gaming Monitor w/ 120Hz IPS Panel

ASUS’ upcoming  MG279Q is a monitor that targets the gaming market with a 120Hz refresh rate but with an IPS panel it also caters to those  who are discerning enough to care about color reproduction and contrast levels. It used to be that gamers had to make a choice; either buy a fast TN panel and [...]

January 5th, 2015, 4:55 PM

CES 2015; ASUS’ ROG Swift PG27AQ Monitor: 4K, IPS, G-SYNC, Oh YES!

ASUS has announced what may be the holy trinity of gaming monitors: a 27″ 4K UHD display with a color-accurate IPS panel and NVIDIA’s G-SYNC technology. Gamers have been waiting for a 4K display that sports G-SYNC technology and ASUS seems to have delivered in a big way with their ROG Swift PG27AQ. However, not [...]

December 30th, 2014, 9:02 AM

2015 CPU Cooler Testing Methodology

For 2015, Hardware Canucks has updated our CPU Cooler testing methodology. We go over the changes in this quick article.

December 18th, 2014, 7:08 PM

ASUS Rampage V Extreme Motherboard Review

The ASUS Rampage V Extreme is meant to be the best X99 motherboard around and with its overclocker-focused features, there’s more than enough here to satisfy the most demanding users.

December 15th, 2014, 6:42 PM

Seagate Enterprise Capacity v4 6TB HDD Review

The Seagate Enterprise Capacity 6TB hard drive boasts some of the most advanced features of any HDD on the market and while it may cost a small fortune, there isn’t a better solution for mission critical environments.