October 11th, 2016, 5:00 AM

Western Digital Blue 1TB SSD Review

Western Digital, once known for their hard drives alone, is now wading in the SSD market with two new series. In this review, we take the new Blue 1TB SSD out for a spin.

October 9th, 2016, 5:51 AM

Crucial MX300 525GB & 1TB SSD Review

Crucial’s MX300 has finally expanded into additional capacities. While the 525GB and 1TB versions may target very different markets, both provide an awesome blend of performance and price.

October 3rd, 2016, 4:58 PM

GIGABYTE Z170X-UD5 TH Motherboard Review

GIGABYTE’s Z170X-UD5 TH has it all; awesome overclocking headroom, a great price and Thunderbolt 3 compatibility but is that enough to differentiate this board from its countless competitors?

September 27th, 2016, 5:04 PM


It may not be inexpensive, but for the socket 2011 platform at least, the ASUS ROG STRIX X99 Gaming seems to provide an excellent combination of price, overclocking, performance and features.

September 20th, 2016, 6:33 PM

Apacer AS330 Panther 960GB SSD Review

Apacer’s AS330 Panther SSD is inexpensive, offers good performance and has capacity to burn. But can this drive roar or will a lack of brand recognition cause it to purr out to obscurity?

September 15th, 2016, 6:22 PM

ASRock Z170M OC Formula mATX Review

ASRock’s Z170M OC Formula may be one of the most powerful mATX motherboards ever created. Designed by famed overclocker Nick Shih, it has massive OC chops and yet still boasts gamer-friendly usability.

September 13th, 2016, 6:00 AM

Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB & 1TB SSD Review

OCZ is diving back into the mainstream SSD market in a big way. Their new VX500 series combines an affordable price with excellent performance and some incredible NAND durability.

September 8th, 2016, 6:03 PM

ASUS GTX 1080 & GTX 1070 STRIX OC Review

The GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 STRIX OC may be ASUS’ flagship products in their respective lineups and offer massive performance but their prices also undercut the competition by a large margin.

August 24th, 2016, 6:54 PM

MSI Z170A Tomahawk AC Motherboard Review

MSI’s Z170A Tomahawk AC motherboard has a long list of gaming-centric features and even includes an integrated Wireless AC module. It also costs under $140. So what was cut to justify such a low cost?

August 18th, 2016, 5:15 PM

The Zotac GTX 1070 AMP! Extreme Review

Zotac’s GTX 1070 AMP! Extreme is clearly overkill but we happen to like it that way!