AMD

October 5th, 2017

Intel Coffee Lake i7-8700K & i5-8400 Review

Intel’s Coffee Lake is here….and with some surprising performance to boot. But can the new i7-8700K & i5-8400 processors weather the Ryzen onslaught?

September 25th, 2017

Intel i9-7980XE & i9-7960X Performance Review

Intel’s 18 core, 36 thread i9-7980XE and 16 core, 32 thread i9-7960X are finally here. But can their performance and price points ever be justified against AMD’s Threadripper?

September 14th, 2017

Fixing Bent Pins on AMD’s Ryzen PGA CPUs

On a recent shipping adventure one of our Ryzen CPUs met with an untimely death via bent socket pins. But is this really a lost cause? We explore potential fixes.

August 22nd, 2017

MSI X370 XPower Gaming Titanium Review

As one of the most expensive X370′s on the market, MSI XPower Gaming Titanium has a lot to live up to but does it have the overclocking and benchmarking chops to keep up?

August 14th, 2017

AMD RX Vega 64 & Vega 56 Performance Review

After nearly two years of teases, AMD’s Vega 64 and Vega 56 have finally arrived. Can these two graphics cards really compete with NVIDIA’s Pascal lineup?

August 10th, 2017

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X & 1950X Review

AMD’s HEDT platform has finally arrived with the Ryzen Threadripper 1920X and 1950X. They’re designed to go head to head against Intel’s i9-7900X but can their performance match up?

July 30th, 2017

AMD Reveals RX Vega Price, Performance & Specs

AMD has finally revealed almost everything there is to know about RX Vega including its pricing, performance and specifications. Is it a disappointment or everything we were hoping for?

July 27th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 3 1300X & 1200 Performance Review

AMD’s Ryzen processors are making their way into more affordable price brackets with the Ryzen 3 1300X and 1200. But can their performance live up to already-high expectations against the i3 7300 and i3 7100?

April 18th, 2017

The AMD RX 580 8GB Performance Review

AMD’s RX 480 replacement has arrived. Called the RX 580, this card is poised to take on the GTX 1060 6GB while offering more performance and a great price.

April 11th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 5 1600X & 1500X Performance Review

The Ryzen 5 1500X and 1600X may not look like the most impressive CPU’s but some surprising benchmark numbers make their price to performance ratio one the best around, beating even the Ryzen 7 series!