AUDIO

January 3rd, 2012

Corsair Vengeance 1300 & 1500 Gaming Headsets Review

Headsets that claim to be made for the gaming market may be a dime a dozen but finding one that performs well and does so at a reasonable price, isn’t all that easy.  Corsair’s new analog Vengeance 1300 and USB-based 1500 on the other hand each offer their own unique spin on the affordable headset genre [...]


July 18th, 2011

Cooler Master Storm Sirus 5.1 Headset Review

Cooler Master’s Storm series of peripherals and cases are marketed towards the gamer market and they’re now taking the next logical step with a headset.  The Storm Sirus isn’t your typical set of headphones since it incorporates a true 5.1 surround design, an adjustable mic, the option to use either USB or analog connections and [...]


November 29th, 2010

ASUS Xonar Xense 7.1 Premium Gaming Audio Set Review

ASUS hasn’t been in the PC audio market for all that long but in a short amount of time, they have gained the respect of many hard to please audio aficionados.  Their latest creation is the Xense 7.1; an all-in-one solution that incorporates a sound card and a set of specially modified Sennheiser headphones.  The [...]


February 15th, 2009

Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones Review

The world of high-end headphones isn’t as crowded as some might think but when there is a new competitor on the scene, people tend to stand up and take notice. Today we will be looking at the Beats by Dr. Dre which use some star power to get their name noticed but do they have [...]


December 24th, 2008

ASUS Xonar Essence STX Sneak Peak Part II

Back in November we brought you a sneak peak at the upcoming and highly anticipated ASUS Xonar Essence SXT. Today we expand upon that preview with another look at this card but this time we have drivers in-hand and ready for some testing.


November 12th, 2008

Exclusive: ASUS Xonar Essence STX Sneak Peak

ASUS will soon be launching their new Essence STX soundcard which is geared toward headphone and audio enthusiasts in general. We have received an exclusive sneak peak and hands-on session with the card. We are giving you this pre-review heads up so you know what is right around the corner. Trust us: this is one [...]


October 21st, 2008

Exclusive: Auzentech X-fi Home Theater HD 7.1 Specs & Pics

Hardware Canucks has received new and exclusive information about Auzentech’s upcoming X-fi Home Theater HD 7.1 card. This includes a picture of the card itself as well as pricing and specifications of this promising new product.


June 8th, 2008

Silverstone Ensemble EB01 & EB02 Audio System Review

Silverstone has long been known for their cases, power supplies and other components. What they are not yet well known for is their high-end audio equipment, some of which we will be reviewing today. The Ensemble series consists of the EB01 and the EB02 which promise to work together in order to increase your listening [...]


April 24th, 2008

ASUS Xonar DX 7.1 PCI-E Sound Card Review

Sound cards usually aren’t the first thing many people think of when looking to put together a list of upgrades for their system. With the release of the Xonar DX, ASUS is making sure that these same consumers have a budget-oriented yet fully featured sound card on tap. ASUS sure promises alot, but can they [...]


December 22nd, 2007

Edifier E1100 2.1 Speaker System Review

We have already looked at some very interesting Edifier speaker sets and this time we are looking at a more futuristic 2.1 system. Considering it comes from a long line of great-sounding systems, we have high expectations for this E1100 setup.