REVIEWS

May 15th, 2008

ASUS Rampage Formula X48 Motherboard Review

Enthusiasts rejoice, Intel’s X48 chipset has finally made its debut into the marketplace. Today we will be looking at a DDR2 X48 board from ASUS: the Rampage Formula. As part of the RoG series of motherboards, this product is squarely targeting the enthusiast market with an amazing array of features. Yet, can those features overshadow [...]


May 13th, 2008

ASRock Penryn1600SLIX3-Wifi Motherboard Review

ASRock is well known among our readers for producing some solid budget motherboards which give users the ability to use their older components. However, they are now dead-set on catering a bit more to the enthusiast market and with the Penryn1600SLIX3-Wifi they are taking that all-important first step.


May 11th, 2008

Corsair HX1000W Power Supply Review

It’s here; Corsair’s new 1000W power supply has hit the market here in Canada and overseas. We have waited a long time for this mythical product but Corsair has finally seen fit to release it and it has a laundry-list of features. But, with seemingly everything going for it, is the HX1000W really worth the [...]


May 8th, 2008

IN-WIN B2 Stealth Bomber Mid-Tower Case Review

Here at Hardware Canucks we have very rarely seen cases from In Win but today we have a review of one such enclosure. This time we will be taking a look at their B2 Stealth Bomber mid tower case which comes with an impressive case of features. Yet will these features impress US? Read on [...]


May 7th, 2008

Eagle Tech Consus M Hard Drive Enclosure Review

Eagle Tech isn’t a company whose name is on everyone’s lips but they produce a stunning array of hard drive enclosures. Today we will be taking a look at their Consus M unit which has eSATA compatibility for what promises to be face-distorting performance. You don’t want to miss this review since this is one [...]


May 5th, 2008

CoolIT PURE CPU Cooler Review

CoolIT hasn’t been around for long but in a short amount of time they have proven themselves to be the company to go to for TEC cooling solutions. Today, we test the product that marks their first foray into the non-TEC water cooling market: the PURE. It is priced to move but can it perform [...]


May 2nd, 2008

RJTech PVR1100 MPEG4 Mini Video Recorder Review

RJTech isn’t a name that is very well known but with their PVR1100 personal video recorder, they are making a charge right into your living room. This tiny, budget-minded product offers an incredible feature set while opening a whole new world for those of you with portable media players. But, can it live up to [...]


April 30th, 2008

Thermaltake Big Typhoon CPU Cooler Review

Even though some may think that the original Thermaltake Big Typhoon is a relic of days gone by, we have decided to put it to the ultimate test. Can it cool off some of today’s most advanced processors or will it fall on its face? Read on to find out!!


April 29th, 2008

Corsair Dominator 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-14400 Review

Corsair has long been known for producing some high-end memory kits and their Dominator line is as good as it gets. Today we take a look at the Dominator DDR3 1800Mhz kit which (while expensive) promises uncompromising performance for consumers who look for the best.


April 24th, 2008

ASUS Xonar DX 7.1 PCI-E Sound Card Review

Sound cards usually aren’t the first thing many people think of when looking to put together a list of upgrades for their system. With the release of the Xonar DX, ASUS is making sure that these same consumers have a budget-oriented yet fully featured sound card on tap. ASUS sure promises alot, but can they [...]