PERFORMANCE

March 13th, 2014

PowerColor R9 290X PCS+ 4GB Review

PowerColor’s R9 290X PCS+ may get ridiculed for having such a large heatsink but the laughing stops when its incredible temperatures and performance results are tabulated.

March 10th, 2014

PNY GTX 770 OC2 4GB Review

PNY’s GTX 770 OC2 aims to combine a highly overclocked core with 4GB of high speed GDDR5 memory to create an affordable card that excels in ultra high resolution gaming.

January 28th, 2014

XFX Radeon R9 290X Double Dissipation Review

XFX’s R9 290X Double Dissipation Edition aims to improve on AMD’s reference design in every way possible by providing excellent cooling and performance.

January 22nd, 2014

Sapphire R9 290 4GB TRI-X OC Review

Sapphire’s R9 290 TRI-X OC seems to have it all: better performance, a great heatsink design and higher clock speeds. But with a $100 premium, is it really worth $600?

January 14th, 2014

AMD Kaveri A10 7850K & A8 7600 Review

AMD’s Kaveri is finally here and we look at the A10-7850K & A8-7600. With IPC improvements, Steamroller x86 cores and a GCN-based graphics processor, this may be the one we’ve been waiting for.

December 5th, 2013

GIGABYTE GTX 780 Ti GHz Edition Review

The GHz Edition moniker is typically used for AMD cards but in this case, GIGABYTE is porting it to the GTX 780 Ti.  The end result is nothing short of spectacular.

November 25th, 2013

Western Digital Black² 1TB Dual Drive Review

Western Digital is finally jumping on the hybrid drive bandwagon.  Their new Black² 1TB combines a 1TB hard drive alongside a dedicated 120GB SSD which gives users the best of both worlds.

November 24th, 2013

EVGA GTX 780 Ti SC ACX Review

NVIDIA’s GTX 780 Ti is currently the fastest single core graphics card on the market and EVGA’s Superclock takes it to the next level, providing cooler temperatures and much higher performance.

November 17th, 2013

GIGABYTE Z87X-UD4H Motherboard Review

Gigabyte’s Z87X-UD4H represents an excellent combination of great features and a fair price but in such a competitive market, it needs to be a cut above to make the grade.

November 16th, 2013

Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB Review

Combining the performance of an SSD with the capacity of a traditional hard drive may be nothing new but Seagate’s SSHD 2TB is the first to bring this combination to the desktop market.