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AMD Radeon R7 vs. Plextor M6 Pro - Two high-end SSDs challenge for honors

FEATURE  /  12 Sep 2014

The AMD Radeon R7 and Plextor M6 Pro are two of the latest high-end SSDs to hit the market. We put them through their paces to see if they can challenge other established high-end SSDs, such as the Samsung SSD 840 Pro and OCZ Vector 150.

Raidon's new InTank iR2770 internal RAID module lets you put two drives in RAID 0 or 1 easily

Raidon's new InTank iR2770 internal RAID module lets you put two drives in RAID 0 or 1 easily

NEWS  /  10 Sep 2014  /  1 weeks ago

The Raidon InTank iR2770 is an internal RAID storage module that lets users easily configure two 2.5-inch form factor drives in either RAID 0 or 1. What's more it fits into a single 3.5-inch drive bay.

Explore the world of 'Destiny' with Google Street View

Explore the world of 'Destiny' with Google Street View

NEWS  /  03 Sep 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Bungie's new franchise, Destiny, doesn't come out till next week, but thanks to Google, you can tour the game world now with Google Street View.

SanDisk introduces new Ultra II SSD using TLC NAND

SanDisk introduces new Ultra II SSD using TLC NAND

NEWS  /  01 Sep 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Flash memory giants SanDisk has just introduced the new Ultra II SSD, featuring new X3 NAND flash and nCache 2.0 technologies for better endurance and performance.

Why I'm giving The Sims 4 a miss

Why I'm giving The Sims 4 a miss

BLOG  /  29 Aug 2014

Maxis games are generally really fun to play. Maybe it is because I'm a control freak, but I love Sims Tower, Sim City and The Sims. However, I think I'm giving The Sims 4 a miss, at least for now. Here is why.

SingTel announces new Unlimited Fiber Plan, promises no traffic throttling

SingTel announces new Unlimited Fiber Plan, promises no traffic throttling

NEWS  /  27 Aug 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Web junkies rejoice, SingTel has just announced a brand new high-end fiber plan that promises uncapped downlink and uplink speeds and we have the screenshots to prove it.

Netgear Nighthawk X6 Tri-band WiFi Router review

Preview: Netgear Nighthawk X6 router and more on Broadcom's 5G XStream chipset

REVIEW  /  26 Aug 2014

The new Netgear Nighthawk X6 tri-band router is one of the first routers in the market to employ Broadcom's latest 5G Wi-Fi XStream platform. What does it do and how can it improve your wireless networking experience at home? Find out in our preview of Netgear's latest flagship router.

Amazon buys Twitch for $970 million

Amazon buys Twitch for $970 million

NEWS  /  26 Aug 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Following earlier rumors that Google was prepared to pay US$1 billion for Twitch, Amazon has apparently swooped in and picked up the livestreaming video network for a mere US$970 million.

OCZ has a new entry-level SSD called the ARC 100

OCZ has a new entry-level SSD called the ARC 100

NEWS  /  21 Aug 2014  /  4 weeks ago

OCZ has just launched its new ARC 100 SSD, which is powered by its in-house developed Barefoot 3 controller and is targeted at entry-level and budget-conscious users.

The ASUS RT-AC87U AC-2400 class router will go on sale next week at Comex 2014

The ASUS RT-AC87U AC-2400 class router will go on sale next week at Comex 2014

NEWS  /  20 Aug 2014  /  4 weeks ago

The ASUS RT-AC87U is the first Wave 2 802.11ac to hit our shores and it will be officially launched to the public at COMEX 2014 next week.

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

AMD announces Radeon R7 SSDs in collaboration with OCZ/Toshiba

NEWS  /  19 Aug 2014  /  4 weeks ago

AMD has just announced its new mid to high-end Radeon-branded R7 SSDs, which was designed in collaboration with OCZ and Toshiba. What's more, you can expect it to hit local stores soon!

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

NEWS  /  19 Aug 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Ready to get frustrated again? Dong Nguyen, the creator of the infamous Flappy Bird game, is back with a new game called Swing Copters.

Xbox One available from S$639, pre-order begins now!

Xbox One available from S$639, pre-order begins now!

NEWS  /  15 Aug 2014  /  5 weeks ago

As September 23 approaches for the official Xbox One launch in Singapore, Microsoft is turning up the heat by offering pre-order specials such as bundling in EA Sports FIFA 15 and more at no extra cost. Find out more details of what else the Xbox One Launch Bundles consists of and other pre-order specials.

The Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset does Dolby 7.1-channel surround sound

The Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset does Dolby 7.1-channel surround sound

NEWS  /  15 Aug 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Prefer to don a headset when playing games? If you crave for ultra-realistic audio, you can take a look at the new Plantronics RIG Surround gaming headset that's capable of 7.1-channel surround sound. If you don't need that and prefer something lighter, there's also the new RIG Flex.

Plextor's new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, now available in Singapore

Plextor's new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, now available in Singapore

NEWS  /  14 Aug 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Plextor has just announced that its new high-end SSD, the M6 Pro, will be available in Singapore beginning today with prices starting at $128.

ASUS B85-Pro Gamer review

ASUS B85-Pro Gamer motherboard makes affordable gaming DIY systems possible

REVIEW  /  12 Aug 2014

The ASUS B85-Pro Gamer is billed as an affordable gaming board that would make a budget DIY enthusiast pleased as punch! Sporting the previous generation Intel B85 chipset, this full ATX board attempts to make up for lost time with a fine balance of performance and features. Despite being late to the party, is it really good value?

ASUS reveals two AMD FM2+ gaming boards

ASUS reveals two AMD FM2+ gaming boards

NEWS  /  07 Aug 2014  /  6 weeks ago

ASUS has just announced two FM2+ gaming motherboards based on the top-end AMD A88X chipset. The Republic of Gamers Crossblade Ranger is the first FM2+ board from the prestigious series; while the A88X-Gamer is meant for the PC gamers who need a high-end AMD A88X-based system and eschew exclusive ROG features.

Kingston HyperX Fury (240GB) review

Kingston HyperX Fury 240GB sounds furious, but only in name

REVIEW  /  01 Aug 2014

Kingston has just released its new HyperX Fury SSD, a mainstream drive specifically targeted at budget-conscious gamers. Oddly, it uses a SandForce controller, but we gave it a go to see how it compares to other mainstream heavyweights from Crucial and Samsung.

Tips to improve online gaming performance

Tips to improve online gaming performance

FEATURE  /  29 Jul 2014

Have you lost a gun fight because of lag? Or came close to killing your enemy's hero but missed out because your spell wouldn't cast? Fear not, here are some tips that hopefully can help improve your online gaming experience.

MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro review

MSI GS60 2PE Ghost Pro - Ultraportable 15.6-inch gaming all-rounder

REVIEW  /  26 Jul 2014

MSI has released a range of refreshed notebooks in its GS series, with the GS60 2PE Ghost Pro boasting an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M GPU in a sleek chassis no more than 23mm thick and 2kg heavy. But how is the user experience? And how does it stack up against other similar gaming notebooks in the market? We find out.

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