OVERCLOCKING

April 27th, 2016

GIGABYTE Z170X-Gaming 3 Motherboard Review

In the confusing world of Z170 motherboards one stands out. At just $150 but packing some of the most desirable features around, it is nearly impossible to beat.

March 28th, 2016

The AMD Athlon X4 880K Review

AMD’s new Athlon X4 880K may not have a performance-oriented nameplate but this may be the perfect CPU for a low cost gaming build and it even offers overclocking

March 22nd, 2016

ASRock Z170 Extreme4+ Motherboard Review

What compromises are you willing to make for an affordable motherboard? ASRock’s Z170 Extreme4+ seems to offer everything from overclocking to high end features yet it maintains a low price.

March 8th, 2016

Gigabyte X99P-SLI Motherboard Review

The X99 platform may not be known for affordability but Gigabyte’s new X99P-SLI aims to change that opinion with USB 3.1, M.2, great overclocking, quad GPU support and more for less than $250.

March 7th, 2016

Crucial DDR4-2133 32GB Dual-Channel Review

The Crucial DDR4-2133 32GB memory kit may look unassuming but its combination of huge capacity, good speeds, decent overclocking and a low price make for a perfect combination.

February 25th, 2016

G.Skill Trident Z DDR4-3600 16GB Review

DDR4 modules have been pushing the boundaries of speed but with their new Trident Z 3600MHz kit, G.Skill have focused upon delivering extremely low latency as well.

February 11th, 2016

Cooler Master MasterAir Maker 8 Cooler Review

$130. Would you pay that amount of money for a CPU air cooler? Not many would but after seeing Cooler Master’s MasterAir Maker 8 in action you may change your mind.

February 9th, 2016

ASUS B150 PRO GAMING/AURA Review

Is overclocking and multi GPU support really necessary? That’s the question ASUS’ B150 PRO GAMING/AURA asks since it has a bunch of high end features but lacks support for those two elements.

February 6th, 2016

Intel Skylake Non-K Overclocking BIOSes Pulled

After a few months of offering the ability to overclock Intel’s “locked” non-K Skylake processors, motherboard vendors have begun deleting BIOSes supporting the feature along with any indication they were ever available.

January 20th, 2016

ASUS RoG Maximus VIII Extreme Motherboard Review

The ASUS Maximus VIII Extreme is the RoG’s current flagship board for Skylake processors. Do its performance, overclocking and features match up to a staggering price.