PERFORMANCE

June 19th, 2017

The Intel Kaby Lake-X i7-7740X Review

Intel’s X299 platform has finally arrived and with it some unique new Core-X processors. In this review we go in-depth and test the Kaby Lake-X i-7740X’s performance & overclocking abilities.

June 5th, 2017

Biostar X370GTN ITX AM4 Motherboard Review

ITX motherboards have finally arrived for AMD’s Ryzen and in this first review we look at Biostar’s brand new Racing X370GTN. Can its diminutive size belie its true performance?

May 10th, 2017

Fractal Design Celsius S36 AIO Review

All in one water CPU coolers are everywhere these days but Fractal Design’s new Celsius S36 dares to do things differently. At 360mm, it may be long but its price to performance is incredible.

May 9th, 2017

ASUS ROG STRIX Z270I GAMING ITX Review

They say good things come in small packages and ASUS’ new ROG STRIX Z270I GAMING proves that. This tiny ITX motherboard packs all the performance and overclocking chops of boards twice its size.

April 26th, 2017

Nixeus NX-VUE27P 1440P IPS Monitor Review

It might not be much to look at but the Nixeus NX-VUE27P has specifications to impress like a 27″ AH-IPS panel and a 1440P resolution. Oh, and did we mention its priced less than $399 USD?

April 25th, 2017

GIGABYTE AX370-Gaming 5 Motherboard Review

Our search to find the best Ryzen motherboard has landed on Gigabyte’s AX370-Gaming 5. Not only does this board offer a ton of features but its price of under $199 is pretty appealing too.

April 24th, 2017

The Intel Optane Memory Module Review

Intel’s Optane technology is finally available for home users in the form of an affordable, high performance add-in 32GB module. But can its benchmark results align with expectations?

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!

April 5th, 2017

GIGABYTE BRIX Review; A Mini Powerhouse?

Gigabyte’s newest BRIX now rocks a Kaby Lake i7-7500U processor but how much performance can such a small PC really offer?