August 31st, 2009

Samsung LN55B650 55” 120Hz LCD HDTV: A Layman’s Review

With the face of HDTV technology changing at a break-neck pace, it is nearly impossible for most consumers to keep up. The latest generation of TVs promise not only vastly improved picture quality and some mind-bending contrast ratios but huge power savings as well. The LN55B650 from Samsung promises all these things and more. But [...]

August 30th, 2009

ASUS Crosshair III Formula AM3 Motherboard Review

If we went back in time to just a few short months ago, there really wasn’t anything that was really exciting about what motherboard manufacturers had on tap for AMD’s lineup.  Now, with the resurgence of the AMD brand’s Phenom architecture, things are rapidly changing and the AM3 platform is being noticed by enthusiasts.  Today [...]

August 26th, 2009

Corsair P64 64GB SSD Review

While there are many companies in the SSD marketplace, few carry with them the same brand recognition as Corsair.  In this review we take a look at one of their newer solid state drives which promises  great performance at a price point that has up until now been reserved for much lower-end products.  Let’s hope [...]

August 20th, 2009

MSI P55-GD80 Lynnfield Motherboard Preview

As of late, MSI seems to be a company on the upswing as they seem to be following up their success in the laptop and netbook markets by pouring money into their motherboard development teams.  Once the Lynnfield processors are released, expect MSI to be leading the P55 charge with the product we are previewing [...]

August 19th, 2009

Lancool Dragonlord PC-K62 Case Review

Lancool isn’t a brand that many of you may know but considering they are a division of the famed Lian Li, their pedigree is beyond reproach.  The Dragonlord PC-K62 is Lancool’s mid-range case but don’t let it’s price of $120 fool you; it is jam packed with features.  

August 19th, 2009

EVGA P55 Motherboard Lineup Revealed + P55 FTW Preview

As our P55 previews continue, we are now able to bring you some exclusive information:  the details of EVGA’s entire P55 motherboard lineup along with some new pieces of overclocking technology.  Piggybacking onto this deluge of drool-worthy information is our preview of the upcoming EVGA P55 FTW motherboard. 

August 17th, 2009

ASUS P7P55D Deluxe Lynnfield Motherboard Preview

As a new generation of Intel processors approaches, motherboard manufacturers are understandably excited since most of them have had their P55 boards primed and ready for some time now.  Today we begin our series of P55 motherboard previews with a product that promises both performance and excellent pricing:  the ASUS P7P55D Deluxe.

August 11th, 2009

G.Skill Trident 6GB PC3-16000 CL9 DDR3 Memory Kit Review

As the i7 bandwagon marches on, the motherboards and memory associated with the platform have fallen in price to the point where this once-high end option is looking more and more viable for a great many people.  Today we take a look at a value-oriented yet overclocker friendly memory kit from G.Skill:  the Trident 6GB [...]

August 10th, 2009

DFI Lanparty Blood Iron P45-T2RS Elite Motherboard Review

Even with the the i7 and their accompanying X58 boards being the current most sought-after combination when it comes to CPUs, LGA775 chips continue to sell well.  Because of this, many companies have opted to release additional P45 boards into their lineups.  DFI has done just that with their new $100 Blood Iron P45-T2RS Elite. [...]

August 5th, 2009

Corsair Professional HX850 850W Power Supply Review

In the highly competitive power supply market, cheap products are a dime a dozen.  For the last few years, Corsair has shown us that well-priced power supplies can still perform above and beyond our expectations on a regular basis.  In this review we take a look at their newest foray into the  high wattage segment [...]