Processors

AMD Ryzen R7 1700 AM4 8-Core Processor Review

Introduction Ryzen has been on the market for a little over a week now, and it’s already off to an impressive start. While there have been some bugs with memory ...

March 11, 2017 at 8:56 am by

AMD Ryzen 7 1800X AM4 8-Core Processor Review

Introduction The day of Ryzen has finally come and while I’m sure many of you have been eagerly awaiting this, we’ve been even more excited to be some of the first ...

March 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Delidding Analysis – Does it Make a Difference?

Introduction Intel has been utilising poor quality thermal interface material since the Ivy Bridge microarchitecture which increases the thermal values and restricts the ...

December 30, 2016 at 3:25 pm by
Intel Core i5-7500 Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i5-7500 Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction Whenever Intel unveils a new generation of processors, enthusiasts tend to focus on the unlocked multiplier models because they’re widely used in high-end ...

December 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm by
Intel Core i5-7600K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i5-7600K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction Intel’s Core i5 processors have been widely used by PC gamers because engines didn’t really take advantage of the additional threads. Therefore, it ...

December 19, 2016 at 10:16 pm by
Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Processor Review

Introduction The Intel Core i7-6700K has become a firm favourite among PC enthusiasts despite the performance improvements being fairly slim compared to the previous ...

December 19, 2016 at 1:06 pm by

AMD A10-7870K Godavari APU Review

Introduction Even though AMD is making the final preparations for their hotly-anticipated Zen architecture, there’s still many circumstances which allow existing ...

October 25, 2016 at 9:00 am by

Intel Core i7-6950X Broadwell-E Processor Review

Introduction Intel has been dominating the HEDT market for a considerable amount of time as prosumers’ hefty multi-threaded workloads require additional cores which the ...

August 1, 2016 at 2:14 pm by

AMD Athlon X4-845 Carrizo Processor Review

Introduction Even though the overwhelming majority of media attention revolves around AMD’s upcoming Zen architecture and AM4 socket, it’s important to not ...

July 8, 2016 at 7:00 am by

AMD Wraith CPU Cooler (FX-8350) Review

Introduction The overwhelming majority of hardware enthusiasts invest in third-party CPU coolers with superb thermal dissipation and a wonderful noise to performance ratio. ...

May 13, 2016 at 9:20 am by

Intel Core i7-6700K & i5-6600K “Skylake” Processors Review

Introduction Skylake is finally here, after months of speculation that all leads up to a single date in the calendar. Based on the first truly successful 14nm process after ...

August 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm by

ASRock N3700-ITX Braswell SoC Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging There comes a time for every enthusiasts when someone asks them to build a computer that is quiet, efficient, small and cheap. I ...

August 1, 2015 at 9:00 am by

ASRock N3150 Braswell Motherboard Round-up Review

Introduction and Specifications Integrated processors and motherboards aren’t really in the direct interest of the enthusiast, where the focus is more on; in the word of ...

July 22, 2015 at 3:55 pm by

AMD A8-7650k Kaveri APU Review

Introduction In January 2014 AMD unveiled its latest generation of accelerated processing units dubbed “Kaveri”. The range was formed of the A10-7850K flagship, ...

March 11, 2015 at 8:58 am by

AMD FX-8370E 95W “Piledriver” Octa-Core Processor Review

Introduction & What’s New? The 32nm “Vishera” processors from AMD have been around for a long-while; since October 2012 to be exact. Vishera was ...

September 22, 2014 at 7:55 am by