REVIEWS

July 15th, 2008

OCZ Vendetta 2 CPU Cooler Review

OCZ is known mostly for their memory products but they have also been making some serious inroads with their CPU coolers as of late. In this review we take a look at the successor to their original Vendetta heatsink: the aptly-named Vendetta 2. Can this product match blows with some of the best the industry [...]


July 13th, 2008

Ineo NA307 & NA302Ue Hard Drive Enclosures Review

Ineo is not a name that is very well known around these parts but they are looking to change that with a pair of new hard drive enclosures. While neither offers particularly unique ideas, the NA307 and NA302Ue come in at very good prices and seem to offer good performance.


July 9th, 2008

BFG 8800GT OCX & 9600GT OCX Video Card Review

The OCX series of video cards from BFG have always been among the best of the best in the industry. BFG has now fused their OCX lineup with the superior cooling offered by their new Thermointelligence heatsinks and look to have hit the nail on the head once again. In this review we take a [...]


July 6th, 2008

Tagan IB-390 Hard Drive Enclosure Review

It seems like hard drive enclosures have become all the rage as of late and Tagan sems to be hell-bent on being at the forefront of their innovation. In this review we will be taking a look at their new IB-390 which dubs as both an internal and external enclosure. Let’s see how it does.


July 2nd, 2008

G.Skill PI 2x2GB PC3-12800 DDR3 Kit Review

DDR3 has recently begun dropping in price and is looking to make its debut into consumers’ everyday component buying mentality. 2x 2GB kits are becoming more and more affordable as well and today we will be looking at one such product: G.Skill’s PI 2x 2GB PC3-12800 kit.


July 1st, 2008

Sapphire Radeon HD4850 512MB Graphics Card Review

Yes it has been nearly two weeks since its release but today we are finally releasing our long-awaited review of the HD4850 graphics card. Sapphire has sent us one of their units which we will be taking a look at. Without a doubt, the HD4850 is the new price / performance leader but how will [...]


June 29th, 2008

ASRock X48TurboTwins-WiFi Motherboard Review

ASRock has long been known as a motherboard manufacturer which puts value above all else. They have since taken a different turn by manufacturing enthusiast-grade boards and continue this newfound tradition with their first X48 board: the X48TurboTwins-WiFi . Can this board perform up to the level of the Big Boys’ X48 boards?


June 26th, 2008

G.Skill 64GB SATAII SSD Review

Solid State drives have only just begun emerging onto the market but they have already received a lot of attention from the enthusiast community. In this review we present you with an EXCLUSIVE look at G.Skill’s new SSD in its 64GB version. Hold onto your hats folks because this is going to be one heck [...]


June 24th, 2008

Palit Radeon HD4870 512MB Graphics Card Review

ATI has struck back at Nvidia in a big way today. They have launched their HD4870 which is their brand new GDDR5-toting answer to Nvidia’s 9800 GTX. Come join us as we take a look at this card, the performance it offers and make a few interesting side trips along the way.


June 19th, 2008

Xigmatek HDT- S1283 CPU Cooler Review

Less than a year ago, Xigmatek wasn’t exactly the household name that it is today. They came into the fame they now hold by releasing the CPU cooler we are reviewing here today: the HDT-S1283. This was one of the first enthusiast level "heatpipe direct touch" coolers on the market and not only is it [...]