REVIEWS

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.


January 25th, 2009

Palit Revolution 700 Deluxe Video Card Review

It has been a while since we last looked at an ATI-based card but we are back with a bang and the new Palit Revolution 700 Deluxe. This custom-built card is based off of the beastly HD 4870 X2 and carries with it a massive heatsink and a bit of pre-overclocked goodness for good measure. [...]


January 22nd, 2009

Thermalright Ultra-120 eXtreme 1366 RT CPU Cooler Review

Everyone knows Thermalright as the company they can count on if they are looking for a high performance, high quality heatsink for either their CPU or GPU. With the introduction of the of Intel’s LGA 1366 Core i7 processors it was time for Thermalright to reintroduce the Ultra eXtreme in a new flavor and packing [...]


January 20th, 2009

BFG GTX 285 OCX 1GB Video Card Review

With the Nvidia GTX 285 going through the usual motions of launch we thought it was time to post yet another review of this card. This time we will be looking at BFG’s GTX 285 OCX which is currently the highest-clocked GTX 285 available.


January 19th, 2009

Cooler Master ATCS 840 Full Tower Case Review

Lately, Cooler Master has been busy releasing whole new lineups of products that encompass everything from high end coolers to gamer-oriented cases. In this review we will be looking at one of their newest full tower cases: the ATCS 840. Following in the steps of the HAF, this new product has a lot to live [...]


January 15th, 2009

EVGA GeForce GTX 285 1GB SSC Edition Review

It seems like Nvidia is going full throttle these days with the implementation of their new 55nm cards. Today we take a look at the evolution of the GTX 280 into the higher clocked, 55nm GTX 285. In this case EVGA sent us their GTX 285 SSC Edition which carries with it some pretty impressive [...]