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OCZ Trion 100 SSD (240GB) review

OCZ Trion 100 SSD: Bringing flash performance to the masses

REVIEW  /  15 Jul 2015

For most mainstream users, SSDs that employ TLC (Triple-Level Cell) NAND is the best way to go as it offers the best blend of performance and affordability. OCZ’s new Trion 100 SSD is the latest TLC drive to hit the market and we put it through its paces to see if it’s any good.

PowerColor Radeon R9 Fury X review

AMD Radeon R9 Fury X: Reaching out for Maxwell

REVIEW  /  14 Jul 2015

AMD has showed its hand, and the Radeon R9 Fury X is AMD's answer to the NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X and 980 Ti. Or is it? We put the card through its paces to find out how it compares against NVIDIA's flagships.

EVGA teases upcoming GeForce GTX 980 Ti Kingpin card for overclockers

EVGA teases upcoming GeForce GTX 980 Ti Kingpin card for overclockers

NEWS  /  14 Jul 2015  /  6 weeks ago

EVGA has released teaser images of its upcoming GeForce GTX 980 Ti Kingpin. The card is targeted at overclockers, with dual 8-pin and one 6-pin connector and a copper heatsink.

Sapphire announces Tri-X Radeon R9 Fury graphics card

Sapphire announces Tri-X Radeon R9 Fury graphics card

NEWS  /  13 Jul 2015  /  6 weeks ago

Sapphire has announced the Tri-X Radeon R9 Fury, a custom card that comes decked out in its triple-fan Tri-X cooler and a thick aluminium backplate.

Gigabyte offers details of new features on Intel 100-series boards, including Z170 G1 Gaming

Gigabyte offers details of new features on Intel 100-series boards, including Z170 G1 Gaming

NEWS  /  13 Jul 2015  /  6 weeks ago

Gigabyte has unveiled details on new features on its upcoming Intel 100-series motherboards, which will support Intel's next-generation Skylake processors.

AMD Catalyst 15.7 WHQL driver released, FRTC and VSR now on older cards

AMD Catalyst 15.7 WHQL driver released, FRTC and VSR now on older cards

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2015  /  7 weeks ago

AMD has released its Catalyst 15.7 WHQL driver, which will bring support for new features like Frame Rate Target Control and Virtual Super Resolution to older cards. CrossFire FreeSync has also finally been enabled with the latest drivers.

OCZ launches new Trion 100 SSD, also its first TLC NAND SSD

OCZ launches new Trion 100 SSD, also its first TLC NAND SSD

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2015  /  7 weeks ago

OCZ has just officially announced the launch of its new Trion 100 series SSDs, which also happens to be the company's first ever drives to use TLC NAND.

MSI releases ultra-high-end X99A Godlike Gaming motherboard (Updated)

MSI releases ultra-high-end X99A Godlike Gaming motherboard (Updated)

NEWS  /  08 Jul 2015  /  7 weeks ago

MSI has released the MSI X99A Godlike Gaming motherboard to cater to the ultra-high-end enthusiast market. With onboard lighting that spans a range of 2,000 colors and different illumination effects, MSI's latest X99 board is the definition of extravagance.

Mega Man creator is Kickstarting a successor to Mega Man: Red Ash

Mega Man creator is Kickstarting a successor to Mega Man: Red Ash

NEWS  /  08 Jul 2015  /  7 weeks ago

Megaman creator Keiji Inafune is at it again, this time creating a game that takes you into an "anime-inspired game world".

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High-end graphics slugfest: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti custom card shootout

FEATURE  /  07 Jul 2015

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti is a powerful card that dishes out near-Titan X levels of performance. How much of a difference is there among custom cards in the highest tier of the GPU market? We round up cards from ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI and Palit to find out.

SteelSeries GameSense software provides in-game information via keyboard lighting

SteelSeries GameSense software provides in-game information via keyboard lighting

NEWS  /  06 Jul 2015  /  7 weeks ago

SteelSeries has announced GameSense, a beta software bundled with SteelSeries Engine 3.4.0 and later that helps gamers improve in-game awareness with striking LED visual cues and indicators on their RGB-illuminated peripherals.

Aorus X3 Plus V3 review

Aorus X3 Plus V3 review: Great power in a small package

REVIEW  /  04 Jul 2015

It might look like the impressive Aorus X7 Pro that we found much to like about, but does the Aorus X3 Plus V3 live up to the standard set by its SLI-ed big brother or is it the black sheep in the family? We check out the capabilities of this compact high performance gaming notebook.

Here’s why you should hold off on buying a liquid-cooled AMD Fury X graphics card

Here’s why you should hold off on buying a liquid-cooled AMD Fury X graphics card

NEWS  /  03 Jul 2015  /  8 weeks ago

Be kind to your ears and hold off on buying a liquid-cooled AMD Fury X graphics card. Find out why after the jump.

Retro City Rampage releasing on MS-DOS

Retro City Rampage releasing on MS-DOS

NEWS  /  01 Jul 2015  /  8 weeks ago

Proving true to its title, Retro City Rampage will be going full retro, with a port for headed for MS-DOS.

Aftershock Tremor review

Aftershock Tremor: A compact DIY PC built for you

REVIEW  /  01 Jul 2015

The Aftershock Tremor is a small form factor gaming system that offers you the convenience of a pre-built PC and the upgradeability of a DIY system. We delve deeper to find out if it can perform as well as other gaming machines.

First batch of Steam Machines pre-orders are sold out

First batch of Steam Machines pre-orders are sold out

NEWS  /  30 Jun 2015  /  8 weeks ago

Valve's plan to dominate the living room is off to a great start as the company reports the first batch of Steam Machines pre-orders are completely filled.

EKWB, XSPC to launch AMD Radeon R9 Fury X water block

EKWB, XSPC to launch AMD Radeon R9 Fury X water block

NEWS  /  30 Jun 2015  /  8 weeks ago

EKWB and XSPC have announced the impending availability of full-cover GPU water blocks for AMD's flagship Radeon R9 Fury X.

Batman: Arkham Knight pulled from PC due to performance issues

Batman: Arkham Knight pulled from PC due to performance issues

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  9 weeks ago

Warner Brother Games has announced that it will be suspending sales of the PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight while it works on fixes to the numerous performance issues and glitches encountered by users.

Here are some preliminary benchmarks of the Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury X!

Here are some preliminary benchmarks of the Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury X!

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  9 weeks ago

One HWZ member managed to get his hands on a Sapphire Radeon Fury X, complete with a couple of preliminary benchmarks!

Sony's remade the PS4 to be lighter, uses less power

Sony's remade the PS4 to be lighter, uses less power

NEWS  /  23 Jun 2015  /  9 weeks ago

The current leader of the current console generation, the Playstation 4 has just been tweaked by Sony. It's now lighter and is more energy efficient.

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