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Author Archives: Tom Brokaw

Tom is a network and computer hardware enthusiast. He has been reviewing hardware products around for various sites around the net since 1999. He has modded a few cases back in the day, such as cutting a side window or two.

Aorus Thunder K7 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

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What do you look for in a keyboard? Do you look for items such as mechanical switches, dedicated macro keys, and LED backlighting? Do you want silent keys or loud keys? There are plenty of keyboards on the market with more features than you can shake a stick at. Some are useful, while others are gimmicky. The Aorus Thunder K7 ... Read More »

DeepCool GamerStorm Captain 240 All-in-One Liquid CPU Cooler

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The All-in-One liquid CPU cooler market is bursting with coolers with so many brands to choose from. In case you did not know however, most of the liquid CPU coolers are manufactured by a single company called Asetek. Not that Asetek makes a bad product, their products work fine but the fact that most are OEMed by one company means ... Read More »

Seagate NAS Pro DP-6 Network Attached Storage Review

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How much data do you have and how much storage space do you need? Are you a data hoarder? In addition and  more importantly, are you protected against data loss in case of hardware failure? Network storage is no longer just about  massive disk pools sitting on the network waiting to gobble up the vast amounts of 1’s & 0’s ... Read More »

QNAP TS-451 Network Attached Storage Review

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Network storage used to be a thing only found in business class networks. However, with the increase in popularity of home networking and the ability to easily share large amounts of data between PCs attached to the home network, network attach storage is quickly becoming an integral part of the modern home network.  Family members are no longer confined to ... Read More »

Phanteks Enthoo EVOLV Micro-Tower PC Chassis Review

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The way we look at PC cases is forever changed thanks to the modders and the modding community. When people started to mod their beige PC cases, manufacturers took notice and changed. They changed what their cases looked like, they changed the materials used in the manufacturing process and most importantly, they changed the options available. In today’s market, there ... Read More »

Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Headset Review

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The headset market is jam packed with products. It seems like every major manufacturer has at least one headset on their product page. Some headsets standout amongst the crowd while others leave you thinking “What were you guys thinking when this was produced?” Movie and game producers put music in to elicit a specific response during the show or the ... Read More »

MSI GTX 970 Gaming 4G GPU Review

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Not too long ago Nvidia introduced the world to the Maxwell architecture. The GTX 750 and 750 TI were the 1st Maxwell chips from the Green team although the the 750 series was aimed at the budget minded consumers. One of Maxwell’s  biggest features is efficiency and boast 2x performance per watt over the GTX 600 series which allows the ... Read More »

Tt eSports Ventus Gaming Mouse Review

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Are you a left handed person? Have you been browsing through the bins at The Leftorium but still haven’t found what you are looking for? Have you found that left handed crescent wrench yet? Well, I may not be able to help you with the wrench, but there is a new ambidextrous gaming mouse that I would like to show ... Read More »

Roccat Ryos MK Pro Mechanical Keyboard Review

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In a world of emerging touchscreen devices, the keyboard is still the main input device for a “traditional” PC. Comfort, ease of use and features; not gimmicks, make up a great keyboard. I know personally I switch out my GPU more than I do my keyboard. I think that I have used the same keyboard on my daily rig for ... Read More »