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January 7th, 2015, 6:47 PM

G.Skill Phoenix Blade 480GB PCI-E SSD Review

With read and write speeds of 2000MbpsG.Skill’s Phoenix Blade is truly a next generation storage device but there are some sacrifices if you want ultra fast performance.

January 7th, 2015, 5:46 PM

EVGA Announces Their New GeForce GTX 970 SSC

EVGA already has an impressively wide GTX 970 lineup but their new SSC (Super Superclocked) turns the performance dial up even further but doesn’t cost a dime more than the Superclocked version. EVGA’s Superclocked with its optional ACX 2.0 cooler is one of the better GTX 970′s around while the awesome FTW is one of [...]

January 7th, 2015, 5:05 PM

Phanteks Expands EVOLV Lineup With New ATX & Mini-ITX Cases

Phanteks showed off the newest additions to their award-winning EVOLV lineup:  an updated ATX-sized case and a brand new mini-ITX chassis. Our coverage from the Phanteks suite is in the video below.

January 7th, 2015, 4:19 PM

Mushkin Announces STRIKER SSD Lineup

Mushkin is rapidly expanding their SSD lineup with the latest addition is the STRIKER, an SSD that promises fast speeds and excellent endurance. Equipped with a quad core, eight channel Phison PS3110-S10 controller and MLC NAND the STRIKER is rated to offer sequential read and write throughput of up to 565 and 550MB/s respectively, with [...]

January 6th, 2015, 7:48 PM

NZXT Kraken X31 CPU Cooler Review

NZXT’s Kraken X31 is setting out to do the impossible:  offer high performance CPU cooling and a ton of advanced features in an all-in-one liquid cooler that costs less than $75.

January 6th, 2015, 6:40 PM

CES 2015; Corsair Hydro H110i GT Gets Detailed

Corsair is adding a new flagship all in one water cooler to their Hydro-series lineup – the H110i GT. The H110i GT takes the original high performance design of the H110i and adds a new high performance water block and a brand new look with with new logo inserts on the block and radiator. It [...]

January 6th, 2015, 6:28 PM

GIGABYTE Launches BRIX SFF PC with new Intel Broadwell-U CPU

GIGABYTE rolls Intel’s new ultra efficient Broadwell-U into their BRIX small form factor PCs. From Gigabyte: The BRIX and BRIX s are now available with the new Intel® 5th generation Core™ processors. Designed to fit in the palm of your had, the BRIX compact mini pc now offers more computing power than ever with the [...]

January 6th, 2015, 6:16 PM

GIGABYTE’s X99 SOC Champion is an Overclocking Monster

GIGABYTE pulled out a bit of a surprise at CES by announcing their upcoming X99 SOC Champion motherboard which is equipped with a specialized 2038-pin “overclocking CPU socket”. Billed as a motherboard that will deliver championship-levels of overclocking potential, the X99 SOC Champion is by and large one of the most interesting X99 motherboards we [...]

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 [...]