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 [LATEST]  Gigabyte AIRE M93 ICE Mouse
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:05P | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Gigabyte AIRE M93 ICE Mouse arrived Technic3D. We will check the Laser (ICE)-Mouse with up to 2.000 dpi and seven Buttons in the following Review on Technic3D."
  FULL STORY @ TECHNIC3D.COM

 [LATEST]  Asus Z97 Pro (Wi-Fi ac) Socket 1150 Motherboard Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:03P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Now that Intel's newest LGA 1150 motherboard chipset is out in full force, numerous enthusiast-class boards abound. We've already taken a look at five Z97 motherboards from Gigabyte, EVGA, and MSI, and this time around we're reviewing the Asus Z97-Pro (Wi-Fi ac). This board is one of Asus' mid-range offerings in the $200 price range and is interesting on the storage front as it includes both M.2 and SATA Express, so its as future proof as it gets when it comes to storage options--at least for today. This board also comes in a non-Wi-Fi version, dubbed simply "Pro," as well as versions that are more expensive and less expensive, but all share the same aesthetic and general feature set, so in a way this review is for several motherboards, not just one...
  FULL STORY @ HOTHARDWARE

 [LATEST]  AAXA LED Android Pico Projector
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:02P | Imaging | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"We have smartphones. We have smart Blu-ray players. We even have smart lightbulbs, so I suppose it’s about time that we get ourselves a smart projector too. AAXA Technologies has an increasingly large catalog of mobile and pico projectors and now they’re getting even smarter with the descriptively-named AAXA LED Android Pico Projector. It doesn’t take the smartest of rocket scientists to figure out that this pico projector comes with a bright LED light source along with some Google Android action under the hood."
  FULL STORY @ MEGATECHNEWS

 [LATEST]  AMD FX-8350 & FX-6300
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:01P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel has been beating AMD on every front but price for a couple of generations now as the Bulldozer microarchitecture and its descendants have had an unpleasant uphill climb. Power consumption, performance per clock, it all takes its toll. However, we took a couple of AMD’s most popular chips for a test drive and found that things aren’t anywhere near as bad as benchmarks might lead you to believe. Quite the opposite, actually.
  FULL STORY @ TECHSPOT

 [LATEST]  ASUS Maximus VII Impact LGA 1150 Motherboard Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:00P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With ASUS Republic of Gamers motherboards it's all about the sequels. You have to wonder just how long ASUS can keep its momentum pumping out sequel after motherboard sequel. ASUS' Maximus VII Impact shows us that there is seemingly no end in sight, and very likely with good measure as well.
  FULL STORY @ HARDOCP

 [LATEST]  ASUS GeForce GTX 980 Poseidon Platinum Review @ ocaholic
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 3:13P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the new GeForce GTX 980 Poseidon Platinum, ASUS introduced a very interesting and unique product into market. A graphics card that can be chilled with air, water or both at the same time thanks to ASUS` hybrid DirectCU H2O cooler. The GTX 980 Poseidon is actually the second iteration of this card and as usual, we`re curious to find out what this thing can do."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CO.UK

ASRock X99 OC Formula Motherboard Review Designed For Overclocking
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 1:44P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In the past, overclocking has been seen as sort of hacking your hardware to run outside of the manufacturers specifications. This type of behavior would have been against the manufacturers wishes and likely void your warranty. However, today we live in a world of overclocking competitions and world records. Many of the very same companies that would have forbidden it in the past, now not only endorse it by sponsoring competitive teams, but design hardware tailored specifically to overclocking enthusiasts. This brings us to this reports subject, the ASRock X99 OC Formula; a motherboard designed by top overclocker Nick Shih, who currently holds the world record for overclocking the Intel Core i7 5960X to a previously unheard of 6620.73 MHz, on this very motherboard."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

 
Z97 & Z87 Motherboard Charts: 44 Models tested - Update MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC @ ocaholic
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 12:15P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In our comparison tables, meanwhile you find benchmark values regarding 44 recent Z97 and Z87 motherboards. Furthermore we do not comment the benchmark values. The idea and also the goal is to present to you a market overview which helps you choose the right motherboard. "
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Kingston HyperX Fury 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ APH Networks
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 10:58A | Memory | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Now branded under the HyperX name, how will Kingston`s latest Fury flash drive perform?"
  FULL STORY @ APHNETWORKS.COM

ViewSonic VX2880ml 28-inch 4K 30Hz Monitor Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 10:46A | Monitors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
ViewSonic has a super-light 4K-capable monitor with its VX2880ml, designed for the professional market, but not so much for gamers."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Thermaltake BlacX Urban Wi-Fi Edition Docking Station Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 9:17A | Peripherals | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In the market for a storage docking station with Wi-Fi so that you can backup mobile devices too? We look at the BlacX Urban device from Thermaltake."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

AOC U2868PQU 4K UHD 28 inch LCD Monitor Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 9:03A | Monitors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Ever since i got my first "serious" computer system back in 1990 (based on the Intel 80286 CPU) and my first serious gaming only system (the Commodore Amiga 500) roughly a year earlier (which i then upgraded to the 500 Plus model) I’ve always loved playing my favorite games on the largest screen possible. Of course until the late 90's a 17 inch EIZO CRT monitor was pretty much all i could afford but all that changed with the arrival of TFT monitors since by 2005 i was enjoying games on a 21.5 inch Super-IPS model by Samsung. Well after that things progressed much faster thanks to the arrival of the Full HD resolution (1920x1080) era so by 2009 i was using a 26 inch IPS monitor by NEC for gaming and an 55 inch LCD screen by SONY for watching movies. Now 4k Ultra HD resolution (3840x2160) has arrived and with it so have several compatible monitors and TV screens but is it as tempting and impressive as Full HD was over 5 years ago? Well in an effort to find out today we're testing the first 4k Ultra HD compatible monitor by AOC the U2868PQU.
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH

Richard Huddy discusses AMD Mantle V Nvidia CUDA
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 9:02A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
It’s all well and good Richard Huddy, AMD’s Chief Gaming Scientist, answering questions on Mantle, hair follicles and the future of gaming resolutions, what about the tough questions?
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

TRENDnet Powerline 500AV2 TPL-408E2K Network Adapter Kit Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 9:01A | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Tyler today puts the TRENDnet Powerline 500AV2 TPL-408E2K network adapter kit through its paces to see how it performs against other similar devices."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN

Aerocool DS 200 Case Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 9:00A | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Aerocool DS 200 Case arrived Technic3D. The DS 200 supports ATX, Mini-ITX and Micro-ATX motherboards and have place for 5x 120mm, 1x 200mm or 5x 140mm Cooling-Fans. We will check this and many more in the following Review."
  FULL STORY @ TECHNIC3D

SilverStone SX600-G SFX 600W Power Supply Review
     Fri, Dec 19 2014 | 4:49A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
While the overall build quality and performance are good, the SX600-G doesnt stand out in any particular area (other than size!) when compared to other enthusiast-grade 600W ATX power supplies. It normally would not bring home a PCPerspective Gold Award (especially with a 3-year warranty) except that the SX600-G is unique and occupies a very specific niche market. We have enjoyed our time with the SX600-G and have come to appreciate the advantages of a relatively high power small form factor PSU for use in compact, cramped chassis; even when they are designed to accommodate a full size ATX PSU. The SX600-G does an excellent job of delivering on its design goals and deserves to be recognized."
  FULL STORY @ PCPER.COM

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