Battle of the $800 Gaming Notebooks

Budget “gaming” notebooks used to be considered laughable. But now the Acer VX15 and Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming dare you to believe that proper mobile gaming is possible for under $800! … [Read more...]

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. … [Read more...]

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. … [Read more...]

A Guide to Wireless Mesh Networks

In-home Wireless Mesh Networks are starting to gain some traction due to lower costs. In this guide we take a look at what these networks can bring to the table and why you may want to invest. … [Read more...]

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? … [Read more...]

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. … [Read more...]

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? … [Read more...]

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. … [Read more...]

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! … [Read more...]

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? … [Read more...]