Author Archives: Dewayne Carel

Dewyane began in the case modding scene when it was just starting out many years ago. He has created works for the likes of Cooler Master, ASUS, CPU Magazine, Razer, Zotac and more.

ASRock UTX-110: Slim Smart and Powerful!

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is an emerging trend for the embedded market. Therefore, ASRock’s industrial division introduces a compact and slim type of UTX form factor (4.4”x4.6”) to help system integrator customers jump on this tremendous bandwagon of opportunities. The UTX-110 is equipped with the fourth generation Intel® Atom™ E3800 processor family, a system-on-chip (SoC) formerly codenamed “Bay Trail.” ... Read More »

ADATA’s XPG Z1 DDR4 Overclocking DRAM Module Wins Good Design Award 2014

ADATA XPG Z1 DDR4 Overclocking DRAM Module

ADATA Technology, a leading manufacturer of high-performance DRAM computer memory modules and NAND Flash application products, has received the prestigious Good Design Award 2014 by matching extremely eye-catching design features with superior performance. Thanks to advanced R&D, innovation and rigorous quality control, ADATA’s XPG Z1 DDR4 Overclocking memory stands well above competitors’ offerings. An Overclocker’s Dream – XPG Z1 Speed, ... Read More »

Phanteks Enthoo Luxe Full Tower Computer Case Review

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Phanteks is a company that has been around since 2007, but how many have heard of them. As of lately I would said a lot more. When some engineers and a design team paired up they set out to create the best cooling systems. With four cases under their belt, including the Enthoo Luxe, Phanteks have come into battle hard ... Read More »

New AOC 24 inch Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA G-SYNC

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New AOC 24” Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology Promises Gamers The Competitive Advantage Advanced AOC gaming display eliminates tearing, stuttering and lag so gamers can focus on the game and hit their targets with greater accuracy Fremont, Calif. – September 22, 2014 – AOC, a worldwide leader in monitor display technology, today announces the AOC 24” Gaming Monitor, powered by ... Read More »

Corsair Gaming Line Revealed

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The iconic sails of Corsair may not have been packed away for good today, but for the new Corsair Gaming line that the company has announced today, that seems to be the case. Revealed in a press release, the Corsair Gaming line will be its own division within the PC hardware company, one that will be focusing on creating high-performance ... Read More »

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Performance Review

The launch of the GeForce GTX 980 is supposed to provide gamers with a high end graphics card but, looking past its obvious performance features, the underlying Maxwell architecture represents a significant shift in GPU engineering philosophies. By approaching GPU design in a way that mirrors NASA’s “faster, better, cheaper” approach from the mid-90’s, NVIDIA is looking to offer something ... Read More »

ASRock D1800B-ITX Motherboard Review

The ASRock D1800B-ITX is a Mini-ITX motherboard that comes with a Celeron J1800 “Bay Trail-D” dual-core CPU soldered. It has one USB 3.0 and two SATA-300 ports, but its highlights are actually its low TDP and low cost, besides, of course, its small footprint. ASRock D1800B-ITX Motherboard | Hardware Secrets. Read More »

Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 980 and 970 graphics cards reviewed

Both firms introduced larger chips based on existing GPU architectures last year. Then, two weeks ago, the Tonga GPU in the Radeon R9 285 surprised us with formidable new technology that’s still somewhat mysterious. Before that, this past spring, Nvidia unveiled its next-gen “Maxwell” graphics architecture on a single, small chip aboard the GeForce GTX 750 Ti. We could tell ... Read More »

Plextor PX-G256M6e M.2 256GB PCIE SSD Review

Compared to mSATA SSDs, M.2 PCIE SSDs have far more potential in the desktop market. mSATA has a much lower bandwidth limit than M.2. In fact, M.2 utilizes the PCIE lanes to transfer data which means much higher potential. Also, while mSATA is limited to its own little port, M.2 PCIE SSDs can be plugged into PCIE adapter cards. giving ... Read More »