RYZEN

October 5th, 2017

Intel Coffee Lake i7-8700K & i5-8400 Review

Intel’s Coffee Lake is here….and with some surprising performance to boot. But can the new i7-8700K & i5-8400 processors weather the Ryzen onslaught?

September 14th, 2017

Fixing Bent Pins on AMD’s Ryzen PGA CPUs

On a recent shipping adventure one of our Ryzen CPUs met with an untimely death via bent socket pins. But is this really a lost cause? We explore potential fixes.

September 4th, 2017

MSI B350 Tomahawk AM4 Motherboard Review

With AMD’s Ryzen processors settling in, conversation has shifted to motherboard selection and the MSI B350 TOMAHAWK begs the question: do you really need X370?

August 22nd, 2017

MSI X370 XPower Gaming Titanium Review

As one of the most expensive X370′s on the market, MSI XPower Gaming Titanium has a lot to live up to but does it have the overclocking and benchmarking chops to keep up?

August 10th, 2017

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X & 1950X Review

AMD’s HEDT platform has finally arrived with the Ryzen Threadripper 1920X and 1950X. They’re designed to go head to head against Intel’s i9-7900X but can their performance match up?

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?

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.

March 30th, 2017

ECC Memory & AMD’s Ryzen – A Deep Dive

The debate about ECC memory and Ryzen has been raging for the last few weeks. In this article we detail what you can expect right now for ECC compatibility on AMD’s Ryzen processors.

March 28th, 2017

ASRock X370 Taichi AM4 Motherboard Review

AMD’s Ryzen processors may have found the ultimate motherboard with ASRock’s X370 Taichi. From overclocking to stock performance and features, this board seems to have it all!

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!