REVIEWS

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.


January 18th, 2017

TP-Link AV1200 Gigabit Powerline Kit Review

Powerline adapter kits are everywhere these days but actually finding a good one is rare. The new TP-Link AV1200 bucks trends of mediocrity to become an excellent yet affordable option.


January 16th, 2017

ASUS Maximus IX Hero Motherboard Review

Buyers of Intel’s new Kaby Lake processors already have a huge number of Z270 options but the ASUS MAXIMUS IX Hero stands apart with an awesome combination of features and pricing.


January 15th, 2017

ASRock Fatal1ty Z270 Gaming K6 Review

Our first Z270 motherboard is here with ASRock’s Fatal1ty Z270 Gaming K6. This board represents a huge step up from the Z170 K6 by adding a number of new features including Intel Optane support.


January 13th, 2017

Gigabyte Aorus Z270X-Gaming 5 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte has launched their hat into the Z270 market with the affordable Aorus Z270X-Gaming 5. While Aorus may not be the most recognizable brand, the motherboard should be on your short list.


January 12th, 2017

Intel Kaby Lake i7-7700K & i5-7600K Review

Intel’s desktop Kaby Lake processors are finally ready for their full unveiling. In this review we look at the performance & overclocking of the i7-7700K and i5-7600K.


January 3rd, 2017

AMD’s FreeSync 2 – To HDR & Beyond

FreeSync is arguably one of the fastest-growing display technologies available today. In order to bring it into the next generation with HDR support and other feature, AMD is now introducing FreeSync 2


December 31st, 2016

PNY CS2030 NVMe M.2 240GB SSD Review

M.2 SSDs are known for two things: their tiny size and absolutely insane performance. PNY’s CS2030 adds a good dose of affordability alongside those outstanding benchmark numbers.


December 19th, 2016

Linksys MAX-STREAM EA9500 Router Review

Is it a router, outer space invader or Cylon Basestar? Linksys’ MAX-STREAM EA9500 may look odd but it also happens to be one of the most powerful routers on the market.


December 13th, 2016

The AMD Ryzen CPU Preview; Zen Matures

AMD’s upcoming Zen-based processors now have an official name. Called Ryzen, one of these CPUs will have 16 threads and 20MB of cache. Let’s take a closer look at it!