PERFORMANCE

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.

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 13th, 2014

OCZ ARC 100 240GB SSD Review

OCZ’s ARC 100 240GB combines the Barefoot 3 M10 controller with Toshiba’s new A19nm NAND to create a value drive that gives more expensive SSDs a run for their money.

August 4th, 2014

Crucial MX100 512GB SSD Review

Crucial’s MX100 512GB is a rarity in the SSD business. It performs in line with higher end drives but costs significantly less.

July 7th, 2014

The NVIDIA TITAN Z Performance Review

NVIDIA’s TITAN Z was launched without much fanfare but drew both admiration and derision from gamers due to its steep price tag. But how does it actually perform in games? We find out.

May 14th, 2014

Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Review

After numerous revisions and countless updates, Samsung’s 840 Pro has gone from an old timer to one of the best SSDs on the market. In this review, we look at the latest “MZ” revision.

May 1st, 2014

Intel 730 240GB SSD Review

Intel’s newest enthusiast SSD, the 730 series boasts their X25 Gen3 controller and a premium price. But with so much competition near its $250 price, is there enough to set the 730 apart?

April 24th, 2014

OCZ RevoDrive 350 480GB PCI-E SSD Review

OCZ’s PCI-E SSDs may not have grabbed many headlines over the years but the new RevoDrive 350 aims to change that in a big way.  It is ultra fast and surprisingly “affordable”.

April 16th, 2014

NVIDIA 337.50 Driver Performance Review

Last week, NVIDIA rolled out their new 337.50 beta driver which promises huge performance increases, particularly for SLI setups.  We go in-depth and reveal its potential.

April 13th, 2014

Crucial M550 512GB SSD Review

Crucial’s M550 512GB  is the new price / performance king in the SSD market.  It is equipped with a new Marvell controller and specially selected NAND and hits well above its weight class.