REVIEWS

April 10th, 2011

ASUS PA246Q ProArt 24” IPS Monitor Review

For many discerning users, the current crop of inexpensive 24″ monitors sporting TN technology don’t even come close to offering the quality they are looking for.  Unfortunately, stepping up to an IPS-totting panel meant shelling out well over  $600 but ASUS is now offering another route.  Their ProArt 24″ monitor seems to offer the impossible: [...]


April 6th, 2011

Cooler Master Spawn Gaming Mouse Review

Cooler Master has released a long line of successful peripherals in their Storm-branded gaming range but they have played it safe by going after mass market appeal.  The Spawn gaming mouse on the other hand caters to a specific group of gamers who prefer to “claw grip” their mice while retaining the great price structure [...]


April 4th, 2011

AMD Radeon HD 6790 1GB Review

The aptly named HD 6790 1GB will be gunning for a number of cards in NVIDIA’s current lineup while sitting between the older HD 5830 and HD 5770 cards.


April 3rd, 2011

Samsung UN55C9000 55″ 3D LED HDTV Review

At a mere 33mm thick, it boasts a design to die for but can the picture quality live up to the expectations brought about by an initial price of nearly $8000?


March 31st, 2011

Seagate Barracuda XT 3TB Hard Drive Review

As SSDs continue to encroach upon the storage market, hard drive manufacturers have been working overtime to increase the capacity and performance of their products.  Seagate has taken things to the next level with the Barracuda XT 3TB; a drive which offers impressive benchmark numbers alongside a massive amount of storage space.


March 27th, 2011

Gigabyte Aivia M8600 Hybrid Gaming Mouse Review

When it comes to gaming peripherals, Gigabyte’s products have always been well priced for the rich feature sets and high end design they offer.  The new Aivia M8600 continues this tradition by offering a uniquely designed mouse which has the ability to be used in both wired and wireless modes for under $100.  However, Gigabyte [...]


March 24th, 2011

NZXT H2 Silent Mid Tower Case Video Review

NZXT is targeting the H2 Silent at those who are looking for a quiet PC and also great value.


March 24th, 2011

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 3GB Review

After more than a year of rumors, false leads and stiff competition, NVIDIA is finally releasing their near-mythical dual Fermi graphics card.


March 16th, 2011

ASUS P8P67 PRO LGA1155 Sandy Bridge Motherboard Review

Even though Intel’s Sandy Bridge has had its fair share of ups and downs, it remains one of the better price / performance platforms currently on the market.  With B3 revision motherboards finally arriving at retailers, we take ASUS’ budget friendly yet feature rich P8P67 PRO board out for a test drive.


March 15th, 2011

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti Roundup: ASUS, EVGA, Gigabyte & MSI

With NVIDIA’s GTX 550 Ti hitting the market, board partners are set to launch a long list of custom cards; some of which will retail for prices that don’t go above the reference card’s $150 MSRP.  In this roundup we take a look at four such cards from ASUS, EVGA, Gigabyte  and MSI.