REVIEWS

July 22nd, 2008

Noctua NH-C12P CPU Cooler Review

Noctua has been releasing quite a few interesting CPU cooling solutions as of late and today we bring you a review of their first downdraft cooler: the NH-C12P. Considering the performance we have seen in the past from their products, we have some high expectations for this heatsink.


July 20th, 2008

Hiper Osiris Mid-Tower Case Review

The last time we saw a Hiper case it was their vaunted Anubis which was up for testing and we were more than impressed with it. The Osiris is Hiper’s new enclosure which is priced a bit less than the Anubis but looks to continue the winning tradition put forth by its sibling. In this [...]


July 17th, 2008

Mushkin Ascent 2x2GB PC3-12800 Review

It has been a while since we last saw a Mushkin product here at Hardware Canucks but today they return with a bang. Their new Ascent 2x2GB PC3-12800 DDR3 kit has graced our test bench and we put it through its paces and then some. Let’s check out how this new kit performs!


July 16th, 2008

Age of Conan Hardware Performance Review

An MMORPG set to rival the graphical requirements of Crysis, Age of Conan is setting a new precedent for visual quality in the online realms. We take a look at common hardware upgrades that will allow gamers to experience the mesmerizing scenery and help them find out what is best in life.


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 [...]