REVIEWS

December 2nd, 2009

Titan Fenrir & Skalli CPU Coolers Review

Even though the high and mid ranges of the CPU cooler market may seem to be cluttered with products, there is always room for more competition.  Competition is just what Titan is hoping to offer with two of their newest CPU coolers:  the Fenrir and the Skalli.  While they may be targeted at different price [...]


November 30th, 2009

EVGA P55 FTW LGA1156 Motherboard Review

EVGA hasn’t always been known for their motherboards.  Rather, their NVIDIA GPUs have always been the bread and butter of the company but that has changed in the last few years.  With the advent of their FTW and Classified series of boards, EVGA has taken the reins at the forefront of the enthusiast segment.  In [...]


November 25th, 2009

OCZ Agility EX 60GB SSD Review

SSDs are gaining popularity at a staggering pace and OCZ has been leading the charge into this lucrative field.  With their new EX series, they are pushing the performance envelope once again.  While the price may be high, this drive is capable of beating the best that the competition has to offer even though it [...]


November 24th, 2009

Sapphire HD 5750 Vapor-X 1GB Review

While ATI’s HD 5800-series have been in high demand and consequently extremely hard to find, HD 5770 and HD 5750 cards are widely available and represent great value for your money.  In this review we take a look at Sapphire’s custom cooled and overclocked HD 5750 Vapor-X which promises to bring a long list of [...]


November 18th, 2009

ASUS Maximus III Formula LGA1156 Motherboard Review

P55 motherboards come in all shapes and sizes while retailing for prices that are sure to fit anyone’s budget.  On one end of the spectrum we have the budget friendly, basic products while on the other there are the high-end, feature rich  enthusiast boards like the ASUS Maximus III Formula.  This board looks to offer [...]


November 17th, 2009

Sapphire Radeon HD 5970 2GB OC Edition Review

It’s here.  ATI’s latest gamble to grab the performance crown once and for all -beastly dual GPU HD 5970- has landed.  This card packs a massive amount of rendering power onto a single PCB and Sapphire has gone one step further by releasing their OC Edition which features increased clock speeds.  Will the HD 5970 [...]


November 9th, 2009

Cooler Master Storm Sniper Black Edition Video Review

In the case market, every company tries to differentiate themselves from their competition by releasing unique designs and different takes on the tried, tested and true ATX layout.  In this review we take a look at a new case from Cooler Master that is supposed to be a cut above:  the Storm Sniper in its [...]


November 4th, 2009

Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB Hard Drive Review

These days we have been reviewing SSD after SSD for the simple reason that those high-end drives are literally saturating the market.  Meanwhile, standard hard drives have taken a back seat but it seems Western Digital isn’t willing to let their drives go unnoticed.  Their new Black Series 2TB drive promises high performance, massive amounts [...]


November 3rd, 2009

Cooler Master Storm Sentinel Advance Mouse Review

Gaming mice usually come in one of two categories:  feature rich and expensive or dumbed-down and cheap.  Cooler Master is trying to break the mold with the lasted addition to their Storm series of gaming products:  the Sentinel Advance gaming mouse which has a list of features as long as my arm but retails for [...]


November 2nd, 2009

Sapphire Radeon HD 5870 Vapor-X 1GB Review

We all know that the HD 5870 is popular but many of us have been waiting to see what interesting spins manufacturers will put on their customized cards.  Today Sapphire is releasing their Vapor-X version that sports a custom heatsink based along with slightly higher clock speeds.  If this card is anything to go by, [...]