REVIEWS

October 7th, 2014

NVIDIA GTX 980M & GTX 970M Preview

NVIDIA’s Maxwell architecture is a perfect fit for the notebook market. With the new GTX 980M and GTX 970M, Maxwell is poised to offer unheard-of performance and extremely long battery life, two benchmarks which previous GPUs struggled to achieve.


October 2nd, 2014

The NVIDIA GTX 980 SLI Review

NVIDIA’s GTX 980 is without a doubt the most popular graphics card right now. In this review, we take a look at the GTX 980′s performance in an SLI setup.


September 23rd, 2014

ASUS GTX 970 STRIX OC Review

A price of just $339, GTX 780-beating performance and near silent operation. The ASUS GTX 970 STRIX OC brings all of those elements and more to the table in what may be the best graphics card available.


September 21st, 2014

ASUS X99 Deluxe Motherboard Review

ASUS’ X99 Deluxe may be one of the best options available for Intel’s Haswell-E platform but at $400, it has a ton of expectations to live up to .


September 18th, 2014

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Performance Review

With the GTX 980, NVIDIA’s Maxwell architecture has finally morphed into a bonafide high end graphics card with the new GM204 core. With a price of just $550, it is about to upturn the GPU market.


September 16th, 2014

Vacation & Content at HWC; A Personal Message

As you have all noticed, there has been a distinct lack of content here at Hardware Canucks over the last three or so weeks. Many asked for an explanation and that’s exactly what this quick post is intended to do.


August 29th, 2014

Intel i7 5960X Review; Haswell-E Arrives

Intel’s Haswell-E is finally here. In this review we take a look at the i7 5960X which is the 8-core, 16-thread flagship of this lineup.


August 24th, 2014

Kingston HyperX Fury 240GB SSD Review

Kingston has long been known as a company that caters to budget-minded buyers and that’s exactly what their new HyperX Fury SSD does. However, this time performance is also a priority.


August 20th, 2014

PNY GTX 780 & GTX 780 Ti Customized OC Review

PNY’s latest Customized series will be rolling through their GTX 780 and GTX 780 Ti lineups, bringing high end cooling and increased performance.


August 13th, 2014

Plextor M6S 256GB SSD Review

Plextor’s M6S is supposed to combine low pricing with good performance but it isn’t the only SSD to lay claim to those highlights. Can it hope to compete against more entrenched rivals?