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MSI First to Support NVM Express Storage on all X99/Z97/H97 Motherboards

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Good news for enthusiasts looking to alleviate storage bottleneck on their Intel-based mobos, MSI has announced support NVM Express storage for their X99, Z97 and H97 mainboards. This feature is available via BIOS update and MSI has released a list of the motherboards that supports the feature and the BIOS version needed in the official press release below: MSI First ... Read More »

EVGA Adds X5 and X3 Mice to Torq Gaming Line

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EVGA’s latest addition to their Torq gaming line includes the X5 and the X3 showcased at CES 2015. The Torq X5 comes in two variants: X5 and X5L. The “L” designation refers to the Avago 9800 laser sensor while the regular X5 uses a Pixart 3988 optical sensor.  The Torq X5 has eight programmable buttons and uses Omron microswitches for ... Read More »

Sapphire R9 290X now has Tri-X cooler option, faster clocks and dual BIOS

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Users looking for a high-end graphics card of the Radeon variety will be glad to hear that Sapphire now has an R9 290X outfitted with a “butterscotch” orange Tri-X cooler. The video card sports 8GB of memory, has dual BIOS and comes out of the box factory overclocked of course. For more information, check out the official press release below: ... Read More »

Kingston HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset Review

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II Pro Gaming Headset is much like it’s predecessor in both features and aesthetics. The HyperX Cloud II features 7.1 channel virtual surround, which is accomplished with an advanced USB audio control box with built-in DSP sound card. The Cloud II still retains the ability to function with other devices that utilize a 3.5mm plug, including ... Read More »

Kingston SDCA3 microSDHC/SDXC UHS-I U3 Card Review (64GB)

For the latest and greatest action cams or even cellphones like the Note 4, microSDXC cards are essential. With 4K video output becoming a norm and high bit rates following it, flash memory with high write speeds is in great demand. Typical UHS-I U1 cards may not be able to keep up, that is where UHS-I U3 cards come into ... Read More »

Antec X-1 Xbox One USB Console Cooler Review

We take a look at the Antec X-1, a USB powered cooling solution for the Xbox One. If you love your Xbox One, you may want to take a close look at this one. Antec X-1 Xbox One USB Console Cooler Review @ Tweak Town Read More »

Noctua NH-D9L CPU Heatsink Review

The NH-D9L is essentially a smaller version of the NH-D15. How will the “cute” version of the D-series line perform? Noctua NH-D9L CPU Heatsink Review @ APH Networks Read More »

WD My Cloud 3 TB Network HDD Review

The WD My Cloud 3 TB is a network hard disk drive, also know as NAS (Network Attached Storage). It must be connected to your router through a Gigabit Ethernet port, and it supports the installation of a second drive through a USB 3.0 port that is available. Some of its highlights include media streaming, remote internet access, DLNA, and ... Read More »