REVIEW

March 13th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Review; Testing SMT

AMD’s Ryzen 7 1700X is a CPU that offers 90% of the 1800X’s performance in a much less expensive package. But how does it fare against Intel’s competition without SMT enabled?

March 9th, 2017

The NVIDIA GTX 1080 Ti Performance Review

The GTX 1080 Ti has finally arrived! NVIDIA claims its performance is faster than the TITAN X but will our benchmarks confirm that? In a word, YES!

March 2nd, 2017

The AMD Ryzen 7 1800X Performance Review

AMD’s Ryzen is finally here and it is spectacular. Can the new Ryzen 7 1800X deliver performance that can beat Intel’s i7-6900K in our benchmarks? Let’s find out!

February 15th, 2017

MSI Z270 Gaming M7 Motherboard Review

The Gaming M7 sits near the top of MSI’s Z270 motherboard lineup and it has the features to match a premium price. But how does it match up against the better-entrenched competition?

February 13th, 2017

The Crucial MX300 2TB SSD Review

Crucial’s newest MX300 series continues to roll on with a new 2TB version. This SSD may be one of the best when it comes to performance, price and capacity all combined into one package.

February 1st, 2017

MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard Review

MSI’s Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon is loaded with features and comes in at a fair price….but there’s a lot of competition at this end of the market.

January 30th, 2017

The Intel Kaby Lake Core i3-7350K Review

Intel’s new i3-7350K seems to have it all; high clock speeds, an affordable price and, most importantly, it is completely unlocked. But how does that low cost translate into actual performance?

January 23rd, 2017

Corsair MP500 Force 240GB & 480GB M.2 SSD Review

Last year new M.2 drives moved the performance yardsticks forward and now Corsair is taking the next step towards market leadership with their NVMe-based MP500 Force series.

January 18th, 2017

TP-Link AV1200 Gigabit Powerline Kit Review

Powerline adapter kits are everywhere these days but actually finding a good one is rare. The new TP-Link AV1200 bucks trends of mediocrity to become an excellent yet affordable option.

January 16th, 2017

ASUS Maximus IX Hero Motherboard Review

Buyers of Intel’s new Kaby Lake processors already have a huge number of Z270 options but the ASUS MAXIMUS IX Hero stands apart with an awesome combination of features and pricing.