Published: Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - Motherboards
The ASUS ROG Maximus XII Hero based on the new Intel Z490 chipset is the entry level into the ROG Maximus series and designed for fans of the platform who may not need any of the specific features.
Published: Monday, May 18, 2020 - Cases
In this review we looked at the Pure Base 500DX from be quiet!. This is a down market chassis designed for enthusiast builders looking for a cost effective chassis that fits the “gaming” profile. It also comes with a vented front panel for extra airflow!
Published: Thursday, May 14, 2020 - Storage
In this review we took a look at the new Crucial P2 NVMe SSD. This drive is intended to be a mainstream option for users wishing to upgrade an existing system or for those budget minded folks looking to build a new rig.
Published: Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - Modding
There are basically two ways to dress up the cables in your PC, If you have a modular PSU you can completely replace the cables which can often cost more than the PSU or you can simply dress up the end that everyone can see. The SilverStone PP07E cable extensions are inexpensive, flexible and do exactly what you would expect, they make your wires pretty.
Published: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - Motherboards
With every new processor release there is often a need to tweak the subsystem to get the most from it and with CPUs that often translates into increased pin counts, enhanced memory support and motherboard refinements. On May 27th Intel will be launching the new LGA 1200 Comet Lake processors and Z490 chipset and with it comes a new set of ASUS motherboards.
Published: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - Sound
In this review we will be looking at the Sound Blaster AE-9. This is the ultimate in 32-bit audio processing that combines features found separately in almost every Sound Blaster product into a single product. In fact this device reminds me of some historical Sound Blaster products that offered flexibility to the user by breaking out many common connections.