REVIEWS

December 29th, 2008

Antec Skeleton Open Air Case Review

Antec has always been at the forefront of case design for years now. This time, they are trying a totally different approach with an open-air case called the Skeleton. Since its announcement, the Skeleton has generated a fair bit of hype so it is high time to see if all the anticipation was warranted.


December 24th, 2008

ASUS Xonar Essence STX Sneak Peak Part II

Back in November we brought you a sneak peak at the upcoming and highly anticipated ASUS Xonar Essence SXT. Today we expand upon that preview with another look at this card but this time we have drivers in-hand and ready for some testing.


December 23rd, 2008

The Games of Christmas ’08: GPU Performance Part II

In our first GPU performance article, we promised you a closer look at how modestly-priced video cards performed in some of this season’s most-played games. Well, today we make good on that promise. This article is all about products which we can all afford but can they offer the necessary performance to give them a [...]


December 18th, 2008

ASUS Rampage II Extreme X58 Motherboard Review

As a follow-up to the massively popular Rampage Extreme, ASUS had a considerable task on their hands and it would have been easy for them to drop the ball. However, at first sight, it looks like they have not only succeeded in creating another exceptional product, but have once again raised the bar when it [...]


December 18th, 2008

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 295 Video Card Preview

It is almost here. Nvidia’s answer to the HD 4870 X2 is one step closer today and we have a preview of its performance for you. Called the GTX 295, this card sports a pair of the new 55nm G200b cores along with a few surprises. Can it possibly dethrone the HD 4870 X2? Let’s [...]


December 14th, 2008

Hardware Canucks Christmas Wish List

Christmas is coming and you are probably busy with your last-minute shopping and are in a panic to find that perfect gift. Well, if you have a tech-savvy person on your list we have you covered with our first annual Christmas Wishlist.


December 10th, 2008

The Games of Christmas ’08: GPU Performance Part 1

As Christmas approaches, many of us have the latest games on our wish lists but are unsure which GPUs perform best. In the first part of a two part series, we take a look at high-end GPU performance in some of this holiday season’s most popular games. Which card will come out on top?


December 4th, 2008

Gelid Silent Spirit CPU Cooler Review

Not many of you will be familiar with the name Gelid but they are working hard on trying to make a name for themselves in the air cooling market. The Silent Spirit is their first CPU cooler entry which is billed for doing exactly what its name implies: adequately cooling your processor while keeping noise [...]


December 1st, 2008

SilverStone Fortress FT01 Mid-Tower Case Review

We all know that Silverstone makes some of the cases in the market today but we normally associate their name with the famous TJ07 or TJ10. However, their mid-tower enclosures are gaining quite a following as well. Today we look at their new Fortress FT01 mid-tower case which is set to take a whole new [...]


November 27th, 2008

Samsung LN52A850 52” LCD TV: The Living Review

Samsung is one of the premier manufacturers of HCD HDTVs on the market and today we begin our Living Review of their LN52A850 52″ TV. This unit boasts 1080P resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate and you guessed it…an eye-watering price. Let’s check it out.