PCSTATS Main Page Follow PCSTATS on Facebook PCSTATS RSS Feed PCSTATS Twitter Feed + Motherboards
+ Videocards
+ Memory
+ Beginners Guides...
News & Advanced Search  Feedback?
[X]   Directory of
Guides & Reviews

Beginners Guides
Weekly Newsletter
Archived Newsletters

Contact the Suite 66 Advertising Agency

Seagate Backup Plus Slim External USB 3.0 2TB Hard Drive Review
  More Seagate Reviews... and Hard Drives/SSD.
Waterfield Designs Muzetto Leather Notebook Satchel Review
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB SATA III SSD Review
Beginners Guide: How To Install / Remove an Intel Socket LGA2011 CPU
Beginners Guides: 99 Performance Tips for Windows

General News RSS News Feed - PCSTATS
... 75 news stories awaiting approval  
Crucial MX300 M.2 525 GB
     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 4:01P | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With just $140 for the 525 GB version, the Crucial MX300 is one of the most affordable M.2 drives out there. Instead of NVMe it uses the slower SATA interface though. Our review will take a closer look at how much difference that really makes and whether the MX300 M.2 is a good alternative to 2.5" SATA drives.

Briony builds a gaming PC. Livestream uncut w/ bloopers!
     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 4:00P | Editorial | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
KitGuru has produced many ‘guide’ videos and articles over the years, but today we present something different. If you are interested in building your first system but are too apprehensive about things that could go wrong then you can be assured you are not alone!

AVIT M9 LED Bluetooth Speaker With Powerbank Review
     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 9:03A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
It may fall short in some areas but the brand new M9 LED Bluetooth Speaker With Powerbank with its looks, audio quality and reasonable price is a balanced offering by HAVIT which deserves attention by anyone on a very tight budget looking for a wireless speaker.

Comparison List Update: All Intel Coffee Lake Models
     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 9:02A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Over time CPU manufacturers like Intel and AMD release numerous processors and it is very likely to lose track of all the models out there. Furthermore it is difficult to find complete comparison tables where you find all CPUs and their features listed. Following you find such a list regarding Intel's Coffee Lake processors.

     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 9:01A | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The FSP CMT510 utilizes nothing but steel and glass and comes jam-packed with four RGB fans - all at quite the intriguing price point. With its ability to switch up the color hue and a simple but functional interior with plenty of room, the CMT510 turns out to be quite a worthy chassis in the crowded mid-range market.

P1 Power Sport Watch from iwown
     Sun, Mar 18 2018 | 9:00A | Digital Cameras | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The fact is that the P1 can hold its own in the market and do very well. It offers fantastic week-long battery life, a bright and clear display, touch interface, buttons as a backup, a comfortable band, enough sensors to keep most people happy and to top it off, it's water-resistant to 50M...

TP-Link Archer C5400 V2 AC5400 Tri-Band MU-MIMMO Gigabit Router Review
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 4:03P | Networking | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Single-link wireless performance may not be its forte but thanks to its Tri-Band AC5400 technology, 8 high-gain Antennas, extremely detailed web GUI and support for link aggregation the 2nd release (V2) of the Archer C5400 Router by TP-Link is ideal for device-heavy homes on a budget.

ASROCK X370 PRO4 (AMD X370) Motherboard Review
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 4:02P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The ASROCK X370 Pro4 is one of their newer motherboards targeting Raven Ridge buyers."

AMD Raven Ridge (2000-Series Zen APU) Overclocking Guide
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 4:01P | Overclocking | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
A comprehensive overclocking guide to AMD's latest APU: Raven Ridge."

QNAP TS-431P2 4-Bay NAS
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 4:00P | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The QNAP TS-431P2 is a home NAS for demanding users, offering good performance along with increased storage capabilities. Its external looks are appealing as well due to its modern design with a white finish, so it won't look strange in a modern office or your living room.

Microsoft Surface Book 2 +
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 12:02P | Mobile Devices | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Microsoft just made available the entire range of Microsoft Surface devices! Let's check out their presentations, and our very own video tour of the two new Surface Book 2 models, and the Surface Laptop!

Dell XPS 13 2018 (9370) Preview
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 12:01P | Computer / SFF PCs | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We managed to get our hands on the new Dell XPS 13 2018. Here is our hands-on preview, as well as the key features, specifications and pictures of the Dell XPS 13 2018!

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 12:00P | Games | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
”Having additional GPUs may have proven useful for this work since we leapt from barely playable on the GTX 770 to max settings on the GTX 980. The GTX 1080 naturally surpassed the GTX 980 and the RX Vega 64 beat them all, both at stock and with the undervolt and power limit. Based on this sampling of performance data, if you could pick any GPU to play Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus on, the RX Vega 64 would be the best of those test. However, you can very comfortably go with something older and cheaper, like the GTX 980 without compromising a setting. To my mind, that is pretty impressive for a modern game with modern graphics.”

Corsair Dark Core RGB SE Wireless mouse
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 9:03A | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Qi charging is a trendy thing these days, anything wireless as well. Within that mindset Corsair released a Wireless mouse that can be wirelessly charged (Qi) on a new mouse pad. In this article we'll review the Dark Core RGB SE mouse and MM1000 Qi Wireless charging mouse pad.

Intel Cannon Lake Processor Details Leaked!
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 9:02A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
During our coverage of Meltdown and Spectre, we noticed that Intel accidentally leaked details of their 10nm Cannon Lake processors. Take a look at what we found!

AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and it's Vega-based GPU cores
     Sat, Mar 17 2018 | 9:01A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Gaming on integrated GPUs is a perfect example of a memory starved situation. Take for instance the new AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and it's Vega-based GPU cores. In a full Vega 56 or 64 situation, these Vega cores utilize blazingly fast HBM 2.0 memory. However, due to constraints such as die space and cost, this processor does not integrate HBM.

General News NEWS PAGE: of 2153    
Hardware Sections     03/19/2018 | 1:14AM  
Beginners Guides
RSS Newsletter
RSS News
Mouse Pads
Cases and Access.
Computers / SFF PCs
Cooling - Heatsinks
CPU / Processors
Digital Cameras
Home Theatre
MP3 Players
Technology Content    
Beginners Guides: 99 Performance Tips and Tweaks for Windows
Beginners Guides: 99 Performance Tips and Tweaks for Windows
Feb 25 | Beginners Guides
Beginners Guide: Hi-Resolution Panoramic Images with MSFT ICE
Beginners Guide: Hi-Resolution Panoramic Images with MSFT ICE
Jan 27 | Beginners Guides
Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite NP915S3G-K01 13.3-inch Touch Screen Notebook Review
Samsung ATIV Book 9-Lite NP915S3G-K01 13.3-inch Touch Screen Notebook Review
Dec 23 | Notebooks
Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex TV HD Media Player Review
Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex TV HD Media Player Review
Nov 25 | Home Theatre
Beginners Guide: Install/Remove Intel Socket LGA1156 CPU and Heatsink
Beginners Guide: Install/Remove Intel Socket LGA1156 CPU and Heatsink
Nov 18 | Beginners Guides
Beginners Guides: Repairing a Cracked / Broken Notebook LCD Screen
Beginners Guides: Repairing a Cracked / Broken Notebook LCD Screen
Oct 02 | Beginners Guides
A broken or cracked LCD screen makes a laptop utterly useless, good thing PCSTATS can show you how to replace that busted laptop screen with a minimum of fuss and for less money than a service center charges. PCSTATS will be fixing a cracked LCD screen on a Lenovo T530 ThinkPad notebook, the general procedures outlined here work for any notebook though.
Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 Intel X79 LGA2011 Motherboard In-Depth Review
Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 Intel X79 LGA2011 Motherboard In-Depth Review
Jul 27 | Motherboards
The Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 is an awesome 'Sandy Bridge-E' motherboard for anyone in the business of content creation, yet still nimble enough to take on multi-videocard gaming and overclocking at the end of a days work.
Seagate Constellation ES 1TB Enterprise Hard Drive Review
Seagate Constellation ES 1TB Enterprise Hard Drive Review
May 29 | Hard Drives/SSD
All Constellation ES drives are rated to 6Gb/s SATA III speeds, incorporate 64MB of cache, utilize 7200RPM spindle speeds and offer Native Command Queing. The drives are covered by an impressive 5 year warranty and rated to1.2 million hours MTBF.
MORE » Complete PCSTATS Article and Review Listings...

The best Guides by the best writers on the internet; PCSTATS Beginners Guides explain computers, software, and all those other wonderful things that cause you frustration.

Learn how to use your computer better, master the internet while protecting yourself, and know what to do when your hard drive kicks the bucket.

  1. 10 Steps to a Secure PC
  2. 101 Tips and Tweaks for Windows XP
  3. 104 Killer Tech Tips for Windows XP
  4. 99 Performance Tips for Windows XP
  5. 99 Windows Vista Performance Tips
  6. Annual PC Checkup Checklist
  7. Assembling Your Own PC
  8. Back up and Restore Data in WinXP
  9. Browser Hijacking and How to Stop it
  10. Building a Home Theatre PC / HTPC
  11. Burning CDs and DVDs
  12. Cloning WindowsXP
  13. Converting Videotape Into Video Files
  14. Crash Recovery: The Blue Screen of Death
  15. Creating a Weblog / Blog
  16. Creating MP3 Music Files
  17. Decrypting Lost Document & Zipped File Passwords
  18. Diagnosing Bad Hard Drives
  19. Diagnosing Bad Memory
  20. Downgrading Windows Vista Back To Windows XP
  21. Dual OS Installation of WindowsXP 32-bit/64-bit
  22. Encryption and Online Privacy
  23. Ergonomics & Computers
  24. Flashing a Video Card BIOS
  25. Flash Memory Data Recovery and Protection
  26. Firewalls and Internet Security
  27. Firewall Setup and Configuration
  28. Forgotten Passwords & Recovery Methods
  29. Formatting and Partitioning a Hard Drive
  30. Fundamentals of Upgrading a PC
  31. Hard Drive Data Recovery
  32. Home Networking and File Sharing
  33. How to Install: Intel Socket 775 CPU and Heatsink
  34. How to Install: Intel Socket 1366 CPU and Heatsink
  35. How to Install: Intel Socket 1155 CPU and Heatsink
  36. How to Install: AMD Socket AM3 CPU and Heatsink
  37. How to Install: AMD Socket FM1 CPU and Heatsink
  38. How to Fix Homesite Design Mode to Work in WindowsXP/ Vista
  39. How To Make a Budget Desktop Computer on the Cheap
  40. How to Update a Motherboard BIOS
  41. Installing RAID on Desktop PCs
  42. Installing Windows Vista
  43. Installing Windows XP
  44. Internet Connection Sharing
  45. Legally Copying Software and Music
  46. Linux Part 1: Getting Familiar
  47. Linux Part 2: Installing a PC
  48. Linux Part 3: New Software
  49. Little Known Features of WindowsXP
  50. Making Old Software Compatible with Windows Vista
  51. Making DVD Movies from Video Files
  52. Most Common Ways to Kill a PC
  53. Optical Drives & Recording Formats
  54. Overclocking the CPU, Motherboard & Memory
  55. Overclocking the Videocard
  56. Preventing Data Theft from a Stolen Laptop
  57. Printer Sharing on a Home Network
  58. Quick Guide for Eliminating Spyware and Hijacker Software
  59. RAM, Memory and Upgrading
  60. Registry: Backups, Repairs, and Protection
  61. Remote Access to Computers
  62. RSS Feed Setup & Subscriptions
  63. Safe Mode in Windows Vista For Crash Recovery
  64. Setting up an FTP Server in WinXP
  65. Slipstreaming WindowsXP with Service Pack 2
  66. Spyware Protection and Removal
  67. Stopping Spam
  68. Stopping Vista From Thrashing Hard Disks to Death
  69. Synchronizing Files and Folders
  70. Unattended Windows 2000/XP Installations
  71. Understanding & Creating Batch Files
  72. Understanding & Tweaking WindowsXP Services
  73. Upgrading A Motherboard Without Reinstalling
  74. Upgrading Win98 to Windows XP
  75. USB Memory Drive Projects & Tips
  76. VPNs and Internet Connection Security
  77. Website Hosting From A Home PC
  78. Website Hosting With Apache
  79. Windows Vista Crash Recovery and Repair Install
  80. Windows XP Command Prompt
  81. Windows XP Safe Mode Explained
  82. Wireless Home Networking
  83. Wireless Network Security
"Get the 'Stats and Stay Informed!"

Frostytech's Top 5 Heatsink Comparison Charts

Recommended Tech Resources:

The PCstats Forums
PCstats Network Features Information About Us Contact
PCSTATS Newsletter
ShoppingList Assistance
Tech Glossary
Technology WebSite Listings
PermaLink News
Archived News
Submit News (Review RSS Feed)
Site Map
PCSTATS Wallpaper
About Us
Privacy Policy
Advertise on PCSTATS

How's Our Driving?
© Copyright 1999-2018 www.pcstats.com All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use.