Processors

AMD Ryzen R5 1600 Hex-Core AM4 Processor Review

Introduction Ryzen has been a hot topic throughout 2017 and with endless delays, it seemed like AMDs new hardware would never come, but it did, and it did it with style. Since ...

May 18, 2017 at 8:51 am by

AMD Ryzen R5 1400 Quad-Core AM4 Processor Review

Introduction 2017 has been a busy year for AMD and we’ve already had the release and reviews of many of their new CPUs. Of course, the Ryzen R7 1700, Ryzen R7 1700X, ...

May 17, 2017 at 9:08 am by

AMD Ryzen R5 1500X Quad-Core AM4 Processor Review

Introduction Following on from our coverage of the Ryzen R7 series of 8-core, 16-thread processors, the Ryzen R7 1700, Ryzen R7 1700X, and the Ryzen R7 1800X, we kick things ...

April 11, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

AMD Ryzen R5 1600X 6-Core AM4 Processor Review

Introduction With our reviews of the Ryzen R7 1700, Ryzen R7 1700X, and the Ryzen R7 1800X already under our belt, today we celebrate the launch of the R5 series of AMD ...

April 11, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

AMD Ryzen R7 1700X 8-Core 16-Thread CPU Review

Introduction Ryzen has gotten off to a great start, and we’ve had a lot of fun testing the Ryzen R7 1800X, as well as the Ryzen R7 1700. Not only have we been putting ...

March 24, 2017 at 8:49 am by

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