Reviews

We review all the computer hardware we can get our hands on. Read our real user reviewers to help pick the right product for you.

Noctua NF-A4, A8 and A9 Fans: Mighty Whispers

Noctua A4

Ever notice how smaller breed of dogs are usually meaner such as the Chihuahua? It is usually because they are over compensating for their size compared to larger dogs which generally have a more docile temperament. This applies to cooling fans as well with larger fans generally running much quieter and getting increasingly loud as they move to lower sizes. ... Read More »

CM Storm Mizar Mouse: A Shot at Greatness

CM Storm Mizar

Cooler Master has recently introduced two new gaming mice that takes ergonomic design cues from Microsoft’s classic Intellimouse Explorer and refreshes it for the modern gamer. The Alcor and the Mizar (named after twin star systems in the Ursa Major constellation) is a lot less closer to earth with their affordable MSRP but otherwise reaches for the heavens with the ... Read More »

Biostar Hi-Fi Z97Z7 Motherboard: The Importance of Looking Good

Biostar Hi-Fi Z97Z7 Motherboard

Even though not everyone will admit it, appearances play an important part in decisions made whether it be picking a car or picking a wife. It is not something that can be helped, all humans are biologically wired to be attracted to what looks good. The specifics may be different from one person to the next, but generally there are ... Read More »

Phanteks Add-On Product Overview

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When Phanteks sent out the Enthoo Luxe for review they also tossed in some other add-on products for us to look at. During this overview we will take a quick look at each item and I will give you some information about them. Included in the box was a wide variety of products that Phanteks offers, which included some LED strip lighting, ... Read More »

Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Headset Review

Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Headset

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 »

DimasTech Bench/Test Easy V3.0 Review

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  The Dimastech Bench/Table Easy V3.0 started of from a hobby of Phase Change Cooling, but that hobby soon turned into a real company. This tells me that Dimastech understands the needs and wants for those who are currently serious about the PC hobby. Using an open air case or otherwise called a test bench can save those that which out ... Read More »

MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC: Jack of All Trades

MSI Z97 Gaming 9 AC

The most distinctive difference between high-end and mainstream motherboards is often the level of luxury they provide. Surprisingly however, the budget and mainstream motherboards from MSI’s Z97 Gaming line share a lot of similar features with its higher-end sibling. So when it came to the top of the line from MSI’s Gaming motherboard series, expectation was quite high that there would ... Read More »

Fractal Core 3300 ATX Mid Tower Case Review

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 Sometime you just want a case that fits your needs that has a few extra touches and  that it just simply works. Not everyone likes the big and flashy cases and with the trend going back towards the mid tower or smaller case you might find the Core 3300 to your liking. The Fractal Core 3300 is a Wide-body ATX Mid ... Read More »