REVIEWS

January 8th, 2015

ASUS Z97 Maximus VII Formula Motherboard Review

The ASUS Z97 lineup has a ton of models in it but the Maximus VII Formula arguably has the best combination of gaming features and price.


January 7th, 2015

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 6th, 2015

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.


December 30th, 2014

2015 CPU Cooler Testing Methodology

For 2015, Hardware Canucks has updated our CPU Cooler testing methodology. We go over the changes in this quick article.


December 22nd, 2014

ASUS GTX 980 Matrix Platinum Review

Enthusiasts have been waiting for it and here it is: The ASUS GTX 980 Matrix Platinum in all of its overclocking, gaming glory and the performance on tap is spectacular.


December 18th, 2014

ASUS Rampage V Extreme Motherboard Review

The ASUS Rampage V Extreme is meant to be the best X99 motherboard around and with its overclocker-focused features, there’s more than enough here to satisfy the most demanding users.


December 15th, 2014

Seagate Enterprise Capacity v4 6TB HDD Review

The Seagate Enterprise Capacity 6TB hard drive boasts some of the most advanced features of any HDD on the market and while it may cost a small fortune, there isn’t a better solution for mission critical environments.


December 14th, 2014

NZXT Kraken X61 & X41 CPU Coolers Review

NZXT’s X61 and X41 don’t look any different from many other All in One water coolers but the original Kraken design has been thoroughly updated for better performance and quieter acoustics.


December 8th, 2014

AMD Omega Driver; Details & Performance

AMD and drivers have had a contentious relationship in the past but Catalyst Omega is supposed to change that in a big way. The new “Omega” drivers offer better stability, higher performance and more features all wrapped in one package.


December 7th, 2014

AMD R7 240GB SSD Review

The latest addition to AMD’s product lineup is the unassuming R7-series SSDs which, in our testing at least, are worth every penny of its affordable price.