REVIEWS

March 15th, 2017

AMD’s Ryzen 5 Processors; A Preview

Hot on the heals of their Ryzen 7 launch, AMD has now revealed specifications, pricing an availability date and some rough performance numbers for their 4 and 6 core Ryzen 5 processors.


March 13th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Review; Testing SMT

AMD’s Ryzen 7 1700X is a CPU that offers 90% of the 1800X’s performance in a much less expensive package. But how does it fare against Intel’s competition without SMT enabled?


March 9th, 2017

The NVIDIA GTX 1080 Ti Performance Review

The GTX 1080 Ti has finally arrived! NVIDIA claims its performance is faster than the TITAN X but will our benchmarks confirm that? In a word, YES!


March 2nd, 2017

The AMD Ryzen 7 1800X Performance Review

AMD’s Ryzen is finally here and it is spectacular. Can the new Ryzen 7 1800X deliver performance that can beat Intel’s i7-6900K in our benchmarks? Let’s find out!


February 28th, 2017

The NVIDIA GTX 1080 Ti – An Introduction

NVIDIA just announced their upcoming GTX 1080 Ti and it is billed as the fastest graphics card on the planet…but it’ll cost you.


February 15th, 2017

MSI Z270 Gaming M7 Motherboard Review

The Gaming M7 sits near the top of MSI’s Z270 motherboard lineup and it has the features to match a premium price. But how does it match up against the better-entrenched competition?


February 13th, 2017

The Crucial MX300 2TB SSD Review

Crucial’s newest MX300 series continues to roll on with a new 2TB version. This SSD may be one of the best when it comes to performance, price and capacity all combined into one package.


February 1st, 2017

MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard Review

MSI’s Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon is loaded with features and comes in at a fair price….but there’s a lot of competition at this end of the market.


January 30th, 2017

The Intel Kaby Lake Core i3-7350K Review

Intel’s new i3-7350K seems to have it all; high clock speeds, an affordable price and, most importantly, it is completely unlocked. But how does that low cost translate into actual performance?


January 23rd, 2017

Corsair MP500 Force 240GB & 480GB M.2 SSD Review

Last year new M.2 drives moved the performance yardsticks forward and now Corsair is taking the next step towards market leadership with their NVMe-based MP500 Force series.