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  • Acer Timeline 14" 4810T Notebook Review

    If you need a notebook with decent processing power that will last the course of the day without a recharge, the Timeline 4810T could be the one for you.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • Asus P7P55D Deluxe Motherboard Review

    The P7P55D series sits at the center of Asus' P55 line-up, and the $220 P7P55D Deluxe we are reviewing today is meant to be your no-nonsense choice if you are looking for an integral P55 solution.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Averatec N3400 13.3" Ultraportable Notebook Review

    Averatec has seemingly nailed their target market with the N3400, delivering a powerful machine that is still small enough to easily take with you at a price point that won't break the bank.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • OCZ Agility EX 60GB SLC SSD Review

    Touted as the most cost-efficient SSD based on single-level cell memory, the Agility EX makes this technology a bit kinder on your bank account without losing the top performance.

    By Steven Walton on

  • ATI Radeon HD 5770 Review

    Continuing with the successful rollout of its Radeon HD 5000 series, AMD is now moving to attack the sub-$200 market, and hopes to keep the momentum going with the Radeon HD 5770 and 5750.

    By Steven Walton on

  • HIS Radeon HD 5850 Review

    At $260, it doesn’t take a great deal of cash to get your hands on a Radeon HD 5850, and the performance you'll get is nothing short of amazing.

    By Steven Walton on

  • OCZ Sabre OLED Gaming Keyboard review

    If you are not in the mood of buying a $1,500 full-color OLED keyboard (neither are we), OCZ recently released their Sabre OLED Gaming Keyboard, which features a bank of nine programmable OLED keys and a significantly cheaper price tag.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • ATI Radeon HD 5870 Review

    The new Radeon HD 5870 crushes its predecessor in terms of performance, and will no doubt be a force to be reckoned with even for Nvidia’s upcoming GPUs.

    By Steven Walton on

  • AMD Athlon II X4 620 Processor Review

    Priced at $100, the Athlon II X4 620 is now the world's most affordable quad-core processor, yet it has more than enough grunt to match or beat the Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Mainstream Quad-Core CPU Performance Comparison

    With more powerful quad-core processors becoming mainstream, we find out which CPU (and accompanying platform) provide users with the most value at under $300.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Intel Core i5 750 Processor Review

    The Core i5 750 is Intel's latest quad-core part based on the 'Lynnfield' architecture, which debuts along the new mainstream LGA1156 platform.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Acer Aspire One 11.6" Netbook Review

    Today we'll be looking at a third generation netbook, the Acer Aspire One 751h features a larger, 11.6-inch HD resolution screen, full size keyboard, a more generous 6-cell battery - among other improvements.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • Lian-Li LanCool PC-K62 and PC-K56 review

    Lian-Li has launched a spin-off company called 'LanCool' meant to deliver their unique designs at more affordable prices moving away from aluminum and adopting the more traditional SECC steel.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Wolfenstein Graphics Performance In-Depth

    Wolfenstein is id Software's latest gaming title having just hit shelves last week. We bring you a complete set of tests using a range of current graphics cards and some other not so current ones.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Solid State Drive Comparison - Round 2

    A look at four popular mainstream SSD offerings: Corsair P Series 128GB, OCZ Agility 120GB, A-Data S592 128GB and the OCZ Vertex Turbo 120GB.

    By Steven Walton on

  • AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition review

    Without any challenge to present at the Core i7 performance level, AMD is trying to pressure Intel in the value segment before their Core i5 CPUs make it to market.

    By Steven Walton on

  • DFI LANParty UT X58-T3eH8 and JR X58-T3H6 motherboards review

    DFI aims at the enthusiast and gamers market with two X58-based LANParty motherboards. One is their flagship product, the other is a tiny yet power packed mATX mobo.

    By Steven Walton on

  • OCZ Summit 120GB SSD review

    The Summit 120GB means to rival the Intel X25-M and other performance-oriented SSDs while offering a great value for your dollar.

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  • BenQ Joybee GP1 Mini Projector review

    BenQ’s most compact projector is smaller than a Mac Mini yet boasts image sizes up to 80” using a LED light source.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • Asus Crosshair III Formula motherboard review

    The performance, stability and overclocking abilities of the Asus Crosshair III Formula make it a noteworthy addition to the current crop of AM3 motherboards.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Synology Disk Station DS-409+ NAS review

    The Disk Station DS-409+ is a powerful NAS server supporting four hard drives, designed to appeal to small-and-medium business users seeking an affordable solution for efficient data sharing and backup.

    By Steven Walton on

  • OCZ Neutrino Do-It-Yourself Netbook Review

    The OCZ Neutrino 10-inch Do-It-Yourself netbook is a barebones offering that nallows users to select and install their own storage, memory and operating system.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • MSI X58 Pro-E motherboard review

    The X58 Pro-E is a solid Core i7 motherboard offering, priced at around $200 which is almost as low as X58-based boards will go.

    By Steven Walton on

  • AMD Phenom II X2 550 BE and Athlon II X2 250 review

    The Phenom II X2 sounds really good on paper, being the same processor as the Phenom II X4 955 with just two cores at less than half the price. Also, the Athlon makes a comeback in 45 nanometers.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Averatec 18.4" All-In-One PC review

    The Averatec 18.4-inch All-In-One PC uses the Intel Atom processor to offer a complete and very compact everyday computer system.

    By Shawn Knight on

  • Cooler Master HAF 922 Mid Tower ATX case review

    The HAF 922 builds on the success of the original full ATX case, supporting up to 7 large low-RPM fans, tool-less expansion bays and slots, and smart design meant to optimize air flow.

    By Steven Walton on

  • ATI Radeon HD 4890 vs. Nvidia GeForce GTX 275

    Gamers looking to spend some $250 on a new graphics card today have two top choices with the Radeon HD 4890 and the Nvidia GeForce GTX 275.

    By Steven Walton on

  • ATI Radeon HD 4770 review: The $100 Killer GPU?

    The new Radeon HD 4770 is the world’s first 40nm graphics processing unit, aiming to deliver the best possible value in a neat cost-effective package.

    By Steven Walton on

  • AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition review

    The new Phenom II X4 looks as having the potential to be the ultimate upgrade solution for AMD users, giving Core 2 Quads a good run in every possible way.

    By Steven Walton on

  • Solid State Drive Round-up: Intel, OCZ, G.Skill, and Super Talent

    There should be no question that SSD technology is the way of the future, it's just a matter of when this future will become a reality for most consumers.

    By Steven Walton on