REVIEWS

February 26th, 2009

Sapphire HD 4670 Ultimate 512MB Passive Video Card Review

We haven’t see much of Sapphire here on HWC but when they came to us offering a new passively cooled HD 4670 card, our interests were piqued. Their Ultimate version combines all of the features one would expect of a great HTPC card along with the potential of some respectable gaming muscle.


February 23rd, 2009

Corsair Dominator-GT 3x2GB PC3-15000 Review

In the battle for memory supremacy, there are those who try and those who succeed. Corsair is one of those companies who succeed in accomplishing the goal of pushing ram speeds to the limit and they has released their new high-end triple channel kits dubbed the Dominator GT. In this review we put one such [...]


February 17th, 2009

Silverstone Raven RV01 Case Video Showcase

The Silverstone Raven is an enclosure that elicits an visceral response in many consumers; either they love the design or they hate it with a passion. No matter which side of the fence you land on, you have to admit that the Raven is one unique case. In our second ever video showcase, we take [...]


February 15th, 2009

Beats by Dr. Dre Headphones Review

The world of high-end headphones isn’t as crowded as some might think but when there is a new competitor on the scene, people tend to stand up and take notice. Today we will be looking at the Beats by Dr. Dre which use some star power to get their name noticed but do they have [...]


February 12th, 2009

Cooler Master Storm Sniper ATX Case Review

Cooler Master has long been known for releasing some of the best cases on the market. They have now put their hearts and minds into their new Storm series of products which are built for gamers. One of the first enclosures of the Storm series is the Sniper which we will be taking a closer [...]


February 9th, 2009

Gigabyte GA-EX58-UD5 X58 Motherboard Review

As the X58 evolution marches on, many companies are releasing more affordable solutions for those of you who want your i7 fix without paying over $400 for a motherboard. Gigabyte has you covered with their new GA-EX58-UD5 board which promises excellent performance, features galore and all options enthusiasts crave. Let’s see how it does.


February 4th, 2009

Corsair Dominator 3x2GB PC3-12800 C8 Memory Review

As we continue our series of tri-channel memory reviews, we come to a company which is synonymous with enthusiast products: Corsair. In this review we will be looking at their new PC3-12800 C8 6GB kit. This kit isn’t targeted at high end overclocking but rather at enthusiasts who want some overclocking headroom and don’t want [...]


February 1st, 2009

SilverStone RV01 Raven Case Review

It is here; the case that so many people have been talking about has finally landed in North America and Hardware Canucks is one of the first sites to take a close look at all it has to offer. We are of couse talking about the SilverStone Raven which is supposed to put a new [...]


January 28th, 2009

G.Skill 3x2GB PC3-12800 Triple Channel DDR3 Kit Review

With the advent of the Intel i7, triple channel DDR3 is quickly becoming more and more popular. As such, the prices have gradually been decreasing to the point where a good 6GB kit is retailing for slightly above 4GB DDR3 products. Today we will be taking a look at one G.Skill’s more budget-oriented 6GB PC3-12800 [...]


January 28th, 2009

nMedia HTPC-1000B Product Showcase Video

In this pilot edition of the Hardware Canucks Product Showcase, we take a look at the nMedia HTPC-1000B Media Center Case which offers a bundle of features at an attractive price.