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Gigabyte X99 Gaming 5P Motherboard Review

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Gigabyte has one of the largest selections of X99 motherboards. A quick search on their website yields a result of 16 motherboards across three lines. Gigabyte recently released their Champion series. The Champion series of motherboards include four models and have been designed to get ...

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Origin Genesis PC Chassis Review – Part 2

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A few months back we brought you Part 1 of the Origin Genesis PC chassis. Part one is mainly an overview of the chassis while part 2 details the installation of the hardware. I approached the installation as if the Origin Genesis was a mass ...

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Tesoro Lobera Spectrum Review: Gaming in Style

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What makes a keyboard a “gaming” type does not always come down to features that are necessarily useful while playing. Although not exclusive to gaming keyboards, aggressive designs, mechanical switches, and backlit keys compliment the gamer aesthetic and thus have become closely associated with what ...

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Gigabyte X99M Gaming 5 Motherboard Review

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There is no doubt that the Haswell-E and X99 are high-performance computing platform parts. With 40 lanes of PCIe available on all but the lowest Haswell-E CPU, quad x8 SLI or Crossfire becomes a reality so does a large(ish) case in order to fit all ...

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NZXT Doko: Your PC Anywhere (Sort of…)

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What took center stage at famed case manufacturer NZXT’s suite at CES 2015 was not a chassis or even enclosure related but a small device barely larger than a 120mm fan. This device, dubbed the “DOKO” was unlike anything NZXT has offered before, aiming to ...

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Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD

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“Traditional” or mechanical hard drives have long been a huge bottleneck in overall PC performance. A mechanical hard drive consists of magnetic rotating platters, read & write heads, electrical motor and a controller. As the platter spins, data is written and/or read from the platter ...

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Kingston HyperX Savage SSD Review: SATA Beast Mode

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M.2’s might get all the ink lately but SATA is still here to stay for a while as a storage staple in modern PC systems. With many budget models now able to reach 500MB sequential read/writes, it might seem like there is little room for ...

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Ozone Rage ST Headset Review: When Budget Actually Means Good

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Despite the stereotype, gamers are social creatures too. Competitive games after all requires another person to play with, but as expressive as some gestures may be such as virtual teabagging, it is not nearly as effective in conveying what you really feel when you shout ...

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Cougar 500K Keyboard Review

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CLICK CLICK CLICK CLICKY CLICK CLICK CLICK CLICK CLACK. Chances are this series of “clicks” and “clacks” have become nothing more than a zoned out part of your life. No, I do not mean the noises coming from under the hood of your car, which ...

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In Win D-Frame Mini Review: When Small Is Just Right

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We have all heard the saying “good things come in small packages”. Sometimes this is true while other times it is not even close. With the move to smaller is better in the world of computers, there are times when you have to give something ...

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