• Is Computex worth it?

    Is Computex worth it?

    Computex has been a yearly trek for me since 2003 and I have seen the show transform from something initially sales focused and market driven to a fashion show where flash and pizzazz win out in the end.

  • Computex 2015 Gigabyte

    Computex 2015 Gigabyte

    The Gigabyte suite contained a good number of high-end systems, casemods, show girls and overclocking. Given that most everything on display had already been released I didn’t pay too much attention expect to find the new Z170 motherboards and famed GTX 980 Ti.

  • Computex 2015 Silverstone

    Computex 2015 Silverstone

    The case is still using the rotated motherboard design but instead of concentrating on high airflow air cooling they have started embracing the AIO watercooler and making the case much narrower than before.

  • Computex 2015 Lian Li Visit

    Computex 2015 Lian Li Visit

    The cases are also a bit more expensive due to the materials used and man hours required to ensure a good product.

  • Computex 2015 Noctua Visit

    Computex 2015 Noctua Visit

    One of the highlights of the booth this year was the new A-Series fan design that may not be the quietest design or move the most air but it does provide more static pressure and airflow within the normal operating range (eg, mid RPM) than any other Noctua fan.

  • Computex 2015 Powercolor Devil13 Visit

    Computex 2015 Powercolor Devil13 Visit

    Powercolor was showing a sound card concept that features a high quality audio PHY matched with removable amplifier ICs which allow you to tune the card.

  • Computex 2015 Xigmatek Visit

    Computex 2015 Xigmatek Visit

    In the midst of cube style case discussions during Computex I wandered into the Xigmatek booth and found this little guy. The Calvary S Cube is a MicroATX cube style case that takes a standard tower design and expands it a little.

  • Computex 2015 Roccat Visit

    Computex 2015 Roccat Visit

    The Myth is also customizable. Included with the mouse is an accessory kit that allows you to change out some of the panels but mostly consists of replacement buttons.

  • Computex 2015 Zotac Visit

    Computex 2015 Zotac Visit

    At Computex this year Zotac was showing a normal complement of ZBOX designs including a ready to run Steam Machine running SteamOS and this DIY build using the same components.

  • Computex 2015 beQuiet! Suite Visit

    Computex 2015 beQuiet! Suite Visit

    With the success of the Silent 800 beQuiet will be releasing a slightly different version without many of the purposefully placed silent features in exchange for a slimmed down styling.

Latest Articles and Events

  • Is Computex worth it?

    Published: Friday, June 19, 2015 - Editorial Is Computex worth it?

    Computex has been a yearly trek for me since 2003 and I have seen the show transform from something initially sales focused and market driven to a fashion show where flash and pizzazz win out in the end.

  • Computex 2015 Gigabyte

    Published: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - Events Computex 2015 Gigabyte

    The Gigabyte suite contained a good number of high-end systems, casemods, show girls and overclocking. Given that most everything on display had already been released I didn’t pay too much attention expect to find the new Z170 motherboards and famed GTX 980 Ti.

  • Computex 2015 Silverstone

    Published: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - Events Computex 2015 Silverstone

    The case is still using the rotated motherboard design but instead of concentrating on high airflow air cooling they have started embracing the AIO watercooler and making the case much narrower than before.

  • Computex 2015 Lian Li Visit

    Published: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - Events Computex 2015 Lian Li Visit

    The cases are also a bit more expensive due to the materials used and man hours required to ensure a good product.

  • Computex 2015 Noctua Visit

    Published: Monday, June 08, 2015 - Events Computex 2015 Noctua Visit

    One of the highlights of the booth this year was the new A-Series fan design that may not be the quietest design or move the most air but it does provide more static pressure and airflow within the normal operating range (eg, mid RPM) than any other Noctua fan.

  • Computex 2015 Powercolor Devil13 Visit

    Published: Monday, June 08, 2015 - Events Computex 2015 Powercolor Devil13 Visit

    Powercolor was showing a sound card concept that features a high quality audio PHY matched with removable amplifier ICs which allow you to tune the card.