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NVIDIA GTX 980 Review @ Vortez
     Wed, Oct 22 2014 | 4:22P | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
NVIDIA finally release their next-generation graphics card; GTX 980. Join us as we unveil their new flagship GPU based around 28nm Maxwell GM204 architecture."
  FULL STORY @ VORTEZ.NET

V-MODA XS Headphones Review @ APH Networks
     Wed, Oct 22 2014 | 11:12A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We here at APH Networks are picky audiophiles. Spoiler: This product takes home the highest score ever awarded here at APH Networks. How good is it really?"
  FULL STORY @ APHNETWORKS.COM

ASUS Maximus VII Impact mITX Intel Z97 Motherboard Review @ Legit Reviews
     Wed, Oct 22 2014 | 9:34A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today I have a chance to look at and play with the latest small form factor motherboard from ASUS, the ASUS Republic of Gamers Maximus VII Impact mITX Intel Z97 motherboard. The Maximus VII Impact may be tiny, but it packs a lot of features into that small footprint. The Maximus VII Impact is designed for the latest processors in the LGA1150 package, like the Intel Core i7-4790K Devils Canyon processor. Though it will certainly work with other LGA 1150 processors, your best bet is going to be an unlocked K-series processor for some overclocking fun! Right now the ASUS Maximus VII Impact mITX motherboard can be found for only $229.99, when you find out more about the Impact, you?ll see it?s worth it in features alone!"
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

NETGEAR AC750 WiFi Extender Review at HardwareHeaven
     Wed, Oct 22 2014 | 9:14A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
A compact, easy to configure device. This is our Netgear AC750 WiFi Extender Review."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREHEAVEN.COM

GeForce GTX 980 SLI vs GTX 780 SLI at 2560x1440
     Wed, Oct 22 2014 | 8:59A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We pit the new Maxwell-based GeForce GTX 980s against our Kepler-based GTX 780s in SLI at 2560x1440"
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

NVIDIA GTX 980 Review
     Tue, Oct 21 2014 | 4:22P | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
From a performance perspective the GTX 980 has some positives and very few negatives. In games that can use the additional memory bandwidth, we can see decent performance scaling and margins over the GTX 780 Ti, and an even wider gap when compared to the R9 290X. The 3DMark results point to a card that is going to rewrite the record books by this weekend, if not tonight. Overall you do get a higher level of performance, but in some games the margin is almost non-existent over the GTX 780 TI. With base clock speeds of 1126MHz on the GM204 core that hits 1216MHz under Turbo Boost 2.0 speeds, and 1750MHz on the 4GB of GDDR5 memory, the GTX 980 comes right out of the gate with a pretty strong baseline performance level."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

SuperTooth Disco Twin Bluetooth Stereo Speaker Review
     Tue, Oct 21 2014 | 11:12A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
After having used a large number of portable Bluetooth"
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH.COM

 
ASUS Maximus VII Formula Top End ROG Gaming For Z97 @ Bjorn3D
     Tue, Oct 21 2014 | 9:34A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Seems like just yesterday we were looking at the Maximus VI Formula from ASUS based on the Z87 and today we have the Z97 variant, the Maximus VII Formula and it actually looks alot like the previous Z87 variant which to us is not a bad thing as they made a very good and capable board. The Maximus VII Formula comes to market with a street price of $369.99 directly from Newegg at the time of writing. This price point puts it definitely in the upper bracket in regards to gaming board pricing but still not outside the realm of possibility. The thing about these higher price points is they require some special features to make them worth the cash and knowing previous ROG boards we are sure this one is no different and will come dressed to impress. "
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

MSI GeForce GTX 970 Gaming OC review
     Tue, Oct 21 2014 | 9:14A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
1.html,We review the new MSI GeForce GTX 970 Gaming OC edition. This affordable model comes with the new TwinFrozr V cooler. The GM204-200 chip is smacked onto a custom PCB surrounded with Military class components and obviously, with OC in the name... it comes a little tweaked as well. This card however has one 6 and one 8-pin power feed and again, does come with that new revision model 5 TwinFrozr cooler. The card has 4 GB graphics memory, is energy efficient and factory overclocked for you. You will be surprised by how this card looks, how silent it is, how well it performs and how much it can be overclocked."
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

GeForce GTX 980 Review at HardwareHeaven (Also 970)
     Tue, Oct 21 2014 | 8:59A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today NVIDIA launch their latest GPUs, and in our GeForce GTX 980 Review we take a first look at that card, focusing on key features and performance, as well as a couple of lower priced GTX 970 variants."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREHEAVEN.COM

NVIDIA GTX 980 3-Way and 4-Way SLI Performance
     Mon, Oct 20 2014 | 4:22P | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Multi-GPU gaming has always, and will likely always, present more problems to gamers than any single GPU solution will. With a single, fast GPU you will nearly always get 100% of your paid-for performance while going down the road of SLI or CrossFire always means there will be some sacrifice of individual GPU performance for the scalability you get. Our testing today with a set of four GeForce GTX 980 4GB reference cards proves that this is still indeed the case, despite claims from all parties involved that it would be better with this generation. Maybe it still can be, but drivers need to be optimized clearly."
  FULL STORY @ PCPER.COM

ASUS GeForce GTX 970 STRIX OC Edition Review @ ocaholic
     Mon, Oct 20 2014 | 9:34A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Next to the GTX 980 STRIX, ASUS is also launching the GTX 970 STRIX graphics card today. As usual the GTX 970 is the smaller brother of the GTX 980 and it comes with a more attractive price but therefore offers a little less performance. There is also a custom design PCB as well as - apparently - ASUS STRIX cooler and overall this should be a rather punchy card."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Maxwell is here! GTX 980 is now revealed! @ Bjorn3D.com
     Mon, Oct 20 2014 | 9:14A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Nvidia always has a bit of flair when it comes to new launches and this newest launch is no different as they organized a special gaming/modding event based around the celebration of gaming as a whole over the massive expanse of years. GAME24 and MOD24 is the name of the celebration and this is also the main stage for the new product announcement of the new Maxwell Architecture GPU and of course the GTX 980 we are going to look at today. To top this off Nvidia is actually launching two cards: the flagship GTX 980 and the GTX 970 as well so lets dive in and see what Maxwell is all about!"
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

Tesoro Kuven.pro True 5.1 Gaming Headset Review @ Legit Reviews
     Mon, Oct 20 2014 | 9:05A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today we?re looking at a true 5.1 gaming headset from the likes of Tesoro Technology, an up and coming gaming peripheral company based in Northern California that?s been around since 2011 and not to be confused with the petroleum refining company Tesoro Corporation. The headset is officially called the K????.pro, in the Greek spelling of the mythological Helm of Darkness owned by Hades, the Greek god of the underworld. However, Tesoro also spells the product name as Kuven.pro."
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

Fractal Design Core 3300 Computer Case Review @ APH Networks
     Mon, Oct 20 2014 | 8:59A | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Fractal Design is known for their Define series cases. But how well will they fare with their budget line? We took in a Core 3300 to find out."
  FULL STORY @ APHNETWORKS.COM

ZOWIE FK1 Competitive Gaming Mouse Review
     Sun, Oct 19 2014 | 5:11P | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Last week we mentioned the latest game by Bungie called"
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH.COM

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