NEWS

June 15th, 2014, 7:49 PM

Intel Devil’s Canyon i7-4790K Performance Review

Intel’s Devil’s Canyon has been rumored, previewed and eventually delayed but now we’re finally able to talk about its performance and overclocking headroom.

June 13th, 2014, 7:51 PM

EVGA TORQ X10 Gaming Mouse Review

The TORQ X10 may be EVGA’s first gaming mouse but its design, feature set and excellent build quality competes with some of the best peripherals available today.

June 3rd, 2014, 9:00 PM

Kaveri Mobile APUs; AMD’s FX Reincarnated

AMD’s Kaveri architecture has finally made its way into the notebook / mobile market. With it, we will see a reincarnation of the legendary FX-series but this time in APU form.

June 2nd, 2014, 11:30 PM

Intel Devil’s Canyon i7 4790K & i5 4690K Preview

Intel’s i7 4790K & i5 4690K aren’t quite here yet but we’re finally able to publish clock speeds and other specifications.

June 2nd, 2014, 8:53 PM

ASUS Announces Z97 Maximus VII Formula & Impact

As Computex kicks off, ASUS has announced two new Z97 motherboards: the Maximus VII Formula and Maximus VII Impact With Z97 gaining popularity due to its forwards compatibility with upcoming Broadwell and Devil’s Canyon Processors alongside a robust feature set, Computex represents the perfect launching ground for a new crop of motherboards. ASUS ‘ Republic [...]

June 2nd, 2014, 8:49 PM

ASUS Unveils FM2+ ROG Crossblade Ranger

AMD’s FM2+ platform for Kaveri APUs hasn’t received much attention from the gaming motherboard front but ASUS is aiming to change that with the upcoming ROG Crossblade Ranger. When enthusiasts think of the optimal platform for gaming, overclocking and benchmarking, few tend to lean towards AMD’s APU offerings these days. There’s good reason for that: [...]

June 2nd, 2014, 8:46 PM

ASUS ROG Swift PG278Q w/ G-SYNC Support Priced & Dated

Enthusiasts have been waiting for more information about ASUS’ 144Hz, 2560×1440-pixel G-SYNC supporting uber monitor. Now pricing and a firm launch date have finally been announced. The ASUS ROG Swift PG278Q isn’t your typical gaming monitor. While its predecessors boasted support for refresh rates of 120Hz or 144Hz and NVIDIA’s 3D Vision technology, the Swift [...]

May 28th, 2014, 5:34 AM

NVIDIA’s GTX TITAN Z; GK110 Squared

Today NVIDIA launches their GTX TITAN Z, a dual GK110 card sporting 12GB of memory and an eye-popping price of $3000. Despite being targeted at CUDA developers it still has some serious gaming chops

April 29th, 2014, 5:59 PM

NVIDIA Adds Watch_Dogs as Free Game to GeForce GTX Cards

By adding the upcoming Watch_Dogs to their free game offerings, NVIDIA is offering a high profile title as a free incentive to anyone that purchases a GTX 760 or higher graphics cards. In an effort to compete against AMD’s latest Never Settle additions, NVIDIA has upped their game by including a free copy of Watch_Dogs [...]

April 8th, 2014, 5:24 PM

HWC Servers Go Down; We Blame AMD

Earlier this morning, two things happened: AMD officially launched their R9 295X2 and our servers took a dump. Do you believe in coincidence? Neither do we. Hardware Canucks is currently undergoing a large-scale redevelopment of our front page and forums which has caused intermittent hiccups in accessibility as we test new features and whatnot. As [...]