BENCHMARKS

September 27th, 2017

ASUS ROG STRIX X299-E Gaming Review

With the X299 platform gaining traction, we look towards the ASUS RoG brand to deliver best in class features, performance and overclocking. But can the new STRIX X299-E Gaming live up to those expectations?

September 25th, 2017

Intel i9-7980XE & i9-7960X Performance Review

Intel’s 18 core, 36 thread i9-7980XE and 16 core, 32 thread i9-7960X are finally here. But can their performance and price points ever be justified against AMD’s Threadripper?

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 29th, 2017

Crucial BX300 480GB SSD Review

After the BX200 took the budget SSD market by storm, the performance expectations for the follow up BX300 are sky high. But can it compete in a cluttered market?

August 14th, 2017

AMD RX Vega 64 & Vega 56 Performance Review

After nearly two years of teases, AMD’s Vega 64 and Vega 56 have finally arrived. Can these two graphics cards really compete with NVIDIA’s Pascal lineup?

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?

July 30th, 2017

AMD Reveals RX Vega Price, Performance & Specs

AMD has finally revealed almost everything there is to know about RX Vega including its pricing, performance and specifications. Is it a disappointment or everything we were hoping for?

July 27th, 2017

AMD Ryzen 3 1300X & 1200 Performance Review

AMD’s Ryzen processors are making their way into more affordable price brackets with the Ryzen 3 1300X and 1200. But can their performance live up to already-high expectations against the i3 7300 and i3 7100?

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.

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?