REVIEWS

December 5th, 2007

Cooler Master Hydra 8800 Hybrid GPU Cooler Review

Cooler Master has come and gone with a number of GPU water coolers but this time they have released something that is very unique. The Hydra 8800 is a hybrid air and water 8800GTX cooler that promises to perform equally well no matter which cooling method is used.


December 2nd, 2007

NZXT Alpha Mid-Tower Case Review

It seems like everywhere we look these days, there is a new product which supposedly caters to "gamers". In the past NZXT released gamer cases that could only be called…unique. They have now released the Alpha which is priced at about $80CAD while offering all the perks of a much more expensive case. Today we [...]


November 28th, 2007

Cooler Master Real Power Pro 750W Review

Cooler Master is a name which goes hand in hand with outstanding case design. Yet, in this review we will be looking at their new Real Power Pro 750W power supply which promises great performance at a very reasonable price. We will put it up against much more expensive 850W power supplies from past tests [...]


November 27th, 2007

Asus Xonar U1 USB Audio Station Review

The PC audio market is currently in a renaissance period. There have been new and exciting releases around every corner and today we will be taking a closer look at another exciting product from Asus: the Xonar U1 Audio Station. What makes this product unique is the fact that it is completely external but offers [...]


November 22nd, 2007

Xion Dazl Case Review

Xion has a full range of products on the market but many people think of the company as a kind of Ugly Duckling when it comes to their case designs. The Dazl case may have a flashy name but its design is more subdued that past Xion offerings. Will this help it become a better [...]


November 20th, 2007

OCZ 2x1GB DDR3 PC3-12800 Platinum EB Review

We have high hopes for the future of OCZ considering all of their recent purchases but in this review we will be reviewing something from the roots of OCZ’s heritage: performance memory. DDR3 memory has only begun to make its appearance in the overclocking scene but this kit promises to meet every one of our [...]


November 19th, 2007

AMD Phenom X4 9600 Performance Preview

AMD’s new Phenom X4 quad core processor has finally arrived! After months of respins, rumors and marketing hype we put the Phenom X4 9600 through its paces in this preview. Is this new processor as good as everyone hopes it will be or will it fall flat on its face?


November 17th, 2007

BFG 800W Power Supply Review

When we think about BFG the first thing that comes to mind is graphics cards. Today we take a closer look at one of their 800W power supplies which looks to offer good performance for your hard-earned dollar. Hopefully it will stand up well when under the pressure of an overclocked quad core processor and [...]


November 14th, 2007

HIS Radeon HD3870 512MB Review & Crossfire Performance Preview

The brand new HD3870 is finally here and we review the HIS version in single and Crossfire configurations. ATI is definately gunning for the price/performance crown with this card but how will it compete against the newcomer 8800GT from Nvidia? Read on to find out!!


November 11th, 2007

Binaura B102AB Home Theater System Review

Many companies promise "virtual" surround sound from a one-speaker system yet hardly any of them deliver. Binaura released their B102AB system quite a while ago but it still seems to represent a great value for your money. Hopefully it can perform better than its competitors….