BENCHMARKS

February 3rd, 2016

GIGABYTE GTX 980 Ti G1 Gaming Review

The Gigabyte GTX 980 Ti G1 Gaming may not be the most extreme GPU around but its performance, price and excellent cooler may push it ahead of the competition.

January 4th, 2016

The AMD Polaris GPU Architecture Preview

We go in-depth with AMD’s upcoming GPU architecture, code named Polaris. Will it deliver the performance and power consumption everyone hopes when it launches in mid-2016?

December 23rd, 2015

AData Premier SP550 240GB SSD Review

With a price of just $80 and performance numbers that -on paper at least- look extremely competitive, is the AData Premier SP550 the budget SSD to get?

December 22nd, 2015

ASUS R9 390X STRIX OC Review

ASUS has proven they can create some of the best GPUs around but how do they fare when confronted with a rebranded AMD core? The awesome R9 390X STRIX OC is the end result.

December 2nd, 2015

Intel Skylake DDR3 vs. DDR4 Comparison

Intel’s Skylake architecture is the only one that supports both DDR3 and DDR4 memory.  But with all other things being equal, is one really “better” than the other on the Z170 platform?

November 30th, 2015

GIGABYTE Z170-HD3 Review; DDR3 & Skylake

DDR3 on Skylake processors?  Yes it works and GIGABYTE’s Z170-HD3  has you covered but does it sacrifice performance for backwards compatibility?

November 24th, 2015

Radeon Software Crimson; The Review

After finally getting some hands-on time with AMD’s new Radeon Software Crimson, we have come to respect it in a big way.  Could this be the one thing that makes people rethink AMD’s drivers?

November 19th, 2015

The AMD Radeon R9 380X Review

AMD’s R9 380X is meant to fill the gap between the R9 380 and R9 390 but with prices ranging from $230 to $260, this new card will need great performance to differentiate itself.

November 12th, 2015

The ITX GPU Battle: R9 Nano vs GTX 970 Mini

They may be two very different cards at wildly separate ends of the price spectrum but AMD’s R9 Nano and ASUS’ GTX 970 Mini find themselves competing in the same ITX bracket. Is one really “better” than the other?

October 29th, 2015

EKWB Predator 240 AIO Review

The all in one water cooling market is a cluttered place but the EKWB Predator sets itself apart by offering insane performance and one of the most robust designs around.