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Latest Reviews

4 ASUS ProArt X570-Creator WiFi Review

ASUS ProArt X570-Creator WiFi Review

CPU & Mainboard | 24/11/2021

The ASUS ProArt Creator range is aimed squarely at those of you who demand great networking and reliable performance.

8 be quiet Light Wings ARGB 120mm/140mm Fan Review

be quiet Light Wings ARGB 120mm/140mm Fan Review

Cases & Cooling | 23/11/2021

be quiet has discovered RGB, and they have done it right!

0 DLSS VS FSR In Call of Duty Vanguard and why both are necessary

DLSS VS FSR In Call of Duty Vanguard and why both are necessary

Software | 18/11/2021

DLSS and FSR are both useful options in Vanguard, but which one is better?

Raptoreum mining threatens the world's supply of AMD Ryzen processors

Raptoreum mining threatens the world's supply of AMD Ryzen processors

A Full Truck of RTX Graphics Cards have been Stolen in the US

A Full Truck of RTX Graphics Cards have been Stolen in the US

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Latest News

0 Scan's Best Black Friday Deals of 2021

Scan's Best Black Friday Deals of 2021

Misc Hardware | 26/11/2021

Great deals on PSUs, cases, cooling solutions and more.

0 The Best Black Friday Peripherals and Accessories Deals

The Best Black Friday Peripherals and Accessories Deals

Input Devices | 26/11/2021

Here are some of the best offers available for headsets, mice, keyboards and other accessories.

1 FSP launches the world's first SFX 12VO 750W Power Supply

FSP launches the world's first SFX 12VO 750W Power Supply

PSUs | 26/11/2021

Will the 12VO standard ever gain mainstream traction?

0 Most M.2 SSD with included heatsinks are a scam - Buy this instead!

Most M.2 SSD with included heatsinks are a scam - Buy this instead!

Storage | 26/11/2021

Save money by installing your own SSD heatsink.

0 Why HDDs are out and SSDs are in for gamers - 3DMARK Storage Benchmark Tested

Why HDDs are out and SSDs are in for gamers - 3DMARK Storage Benchmark Tested

Storage | 13/11/2021

We've put 3DMARK's new storage benchmark to the test.

0 PCSpecialist Fusion Nova Review

PCSpecialist Fusion Nova Review

Systems | 12/11/2021

Had your appetite whetted by the release of the Radeon RX 6600 and need an affordable gaming system? Enter the PCSpecialist Fusion Nova.

0 ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero Review

ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero Review

CPU & Mainboard | 11/11/2021

With the prices available the Maximus Hero is even more impressive than we initially believed, so naturally we wanted to give it it's own spotlight.

7 Forza Horizon 5 PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Forza Horizon 5 PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Software | 09/11/2021

Here's how to get the most performance out of Forza Horizon 5.

0 Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master Review

Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master Review

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

The Gigabyte Aorus range of products have revitalised the company. Does the Z690 Aorus Master continue their upward trend?

0 ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E Gaming WiFi Review

ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E Gaming WiFi Review

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

The ASUS Strix range is famously high selling and the model that the majority of people will have on their short list when deciding on their next purchase. Is the Z690 worthy?

0 MSI MEG Z690 Unify Review

MSI MEG Z690 Unify Review

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

Continuing our abundant selection of Z690 reviews we move on to the heavy hitter of the MSI range, the MEG Unify.

0 MSI MAG Z690 Carbon WiFi Review

MSI MAG Z690 Carbon WiFi Review

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

The MSI Carbon range of motherboards has provided good looks and great performance at an affordable price point for a long while. Is the new Z690 motherboard as successful?

1 Intel 12th Gen DDR4 vs DDR5 With ASUS Z690 Plus TUF Gaming D4

Intel 12th Gen DDR4 vs DDR5 With ASUS Z690 Plus TUF Gaming D4

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

The Z690 chipset supports both DDR4 and DDR5. With the Core i9 and Core i5 on hand and the ASUS Z690-Plus TUF Gaming D4 we compare the memory options.

17 Intel Core i5 12600K and Core i9 12900K With ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero Review

Intel Core i5 12600K and Core i9 12900K With ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero Review

CPU & Mainboard | 04/11/2021

The 12th Generation Intel CPUs are finally here, promising massive improvements over the disappointing 11th Gen. Let's find out how good they, and the ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero are.

1 Corsair XENEON 32QHD165 Monitor Review

Corsair XENEON 32QHD165 Monitor Review

GPU & Displays | 02/11/2021

Corsair have added a display to their already lengthy list of available products, the HDR400, 1440P @ 165Hz Corsair XENEON 32QHD165. We take a look.

0 Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master Preview

Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

The last of our Z690 previews for today is the Gigabyte Aorus Master. A fully featured motherboard with all the Aorus trademarks. Let's take a look.

1 ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-Plus WiFi D4 Preview

ASUS TUF Gaming Z690-Plus WiFi D4 Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

If you want the 12th Gen Intel processors and PCIe 5.0 but don't want to give up your DDR4, perhaps the ASUS TUF is the motherboard for you.

0 ASUS ROG Z690 Maximus Hero Preview

ASUS ROG Z690 Maximus Hero Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

If you want an ASUS ROG Maximus motherboard but want a black one instead of the white Formula then the Hero is the one for you. We take a look.

0 MSI MEG Z690 Unify Preview

MSI MEG Z690 Unify Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

Having looked at the MSI MAG Carbon it's time to preview its big brother the MSI MEG Z690 Unify. A serious piece of kit as you'll soon see.

0 MSI MAG Z690 Carbon WiFi Preview

MSI MAG Z690 Carbon WiFi Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

The Z690 motherboard previews are coming thick and fast today, and the MSI MAG Carbon is next up. Does it continue the good showing of previous Carbon models?

0 ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E Gaming WiFi Preview

ASUS ROG Strix Z690-E Gaming WiFi Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

The Strix range is wildly popular, and with Alder Lake on the horizon and the new Z690 chipset we see no reason why those massive sales figures won't continue. Join us for a preview.

6 ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Formula Preview

ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Formula Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 27/10/2021

The time is upon us to give you a taste of what's forthcoming with the Z690 chipset and the Intel 12th Generation of CPUs. We begin with the Maximus Formula.

0 Amazon's Best Black Friday SSD Deals - 2021

Amazon's Best Black Friday SSD Deals - 2021

Storage | 26/11/2021

Need a new SSD? Today's the day!

1 Red Dead Redemption 3 is in development - Claims Rockstar Developer

Red Dead Redemption 3 is in development - Claims Rockstar Developer

Software | 25/11/2021

LinkedIn leaks again.

2 AMD has reportedly increased the pricing of RX 6000 series GPUs for AIBs

AMD has reportedly increased the pricing of RX 6000 series GPUs for AIBs

GPU & Displays | 25/11/2021

Is AMD increasing the pricing of their GPUs?

1 GALAX launches a compact Metal Master Mini RTX 3060 for ITX users

GALAX launches a compact Metal Master Mini RTX 3060 for ITX users

GPU & Displays | 25/11/2021

Meet the RTX 3060 Metal Master Mini (FG).

0 Steam's Autumn 2021 Sale has started

Steam's Autumn 2021 Sale has started

Software | 25/11/2021

Get some great games at low prices this Holiday season

4 LG and Samsung are launching on smaller OLED Screens in 2022 for TVs and Monitors

LG and Samsung are launching on smaller OLED Screens in 2022 for TVs and Monitors

GPU & Displays | 25/11/2021

Expect 34-inch and 42-inch TV screens for OLED TVs/Monitors next year.

2 EA's "nearing a deal" with Amazon to create a Mass Effect TV series

EA's "nearing a deal" with Amazon to create a Mass Effect TV series

Misc Hardware | 24/11/2021

Amazon's next Sci-Fi show may be based on Mass Effect.

22 Swedish regulators want Europe to Ban "Energy Intensive" Cryptocurrency Mining

Swedish regulators want Europe to Ban "Energy Intensive" Cryptocurrency Mining

Misc Hardware | 24/11/2021

"Proof of Work" cryptocurrencies are wasting huge amounts of electricity.

0 AOC AGON launches their Q27G2S-EU Gaming Monitor - 1440p at 165Hz

AOC AGON launches their Q27G2S-EU Gaming Monitor - 1440p at 165Hz

GPU & Displays | 24/11/2021

Lots of pixels and high refresh rates at 165Hz.

0 Guardians of the Galaxy latest patch delivers CPU and GPU optimisations on PC

Guardians of the Galaxy latest patch delivers CPU and GPU optimisations on PC

Software | 24/11/2021

Larger boosts are expected at higher resolutions and with ray tracing enabled.

0 Russian Modder creates a custom RTX 2060 12GB graphics card

Russian Modder creates a custom RTX 2060 12GB graphics card

GPU & Displays | 24/11/2021

Nvidia's reportedly working on their own 12GB RTX 2060 GPU models.

0 AMD launches FidelityFX Super Resolution Plugin for Unreal Engine 4

AMD launches FidelityFX Super Resolution Plugin for Unreal Engine 4

Software | 24/11/2021

FSR 1.0 is now easier to integrate into games than ever.

16 New Homes in England will be forced to feature electric car chargers from 2022 onwards

New Homes in England will be forced to feature electric car chargers from 2022 onwards

Misc Hardware | 23/11/2021

The government wants to encourage electric vehicle adoption.

6 The UK Government now targets "full" 1Gbps internet coverage by 2030

The UK Government now targets "full" 1Gbps internet coverage by 2030

Misc Hardware | 23/11/2021

85% coverage is expected by 2025.

0 Sony patents its PS5 faceplate so nobody else can make them

Sony patents its PS5 faceplate so nobody else can make them

Misc Hardware | 23/11/2021

Sony's clamping down on PS5 custom faceplates to secure future profits.

0 Samsung reportedly plans to build a $17 billion chipmaking facility in Taylor Texas

Samsung reportedly plans to build a $17 billion chipmaking facility in Taylor Texas

Misc Hardware | 23/11/2021

The facility is expected to enter mass production in 2024.

0 Hitman III's getting PCVR and Ray Tracing as part of its Year 2 of content

Hitman III's getting PCVR and Ray Tracing as part of its Year 2 of content

Software | 23/11/2021

The PC version of Hitman III is getting better!

0 PCSpecialist Black Friday offers make many of their systems more affordable

PCSpecialist Black Friday offers make many of their systems more affordable

Systems | 22/11/2021

Save money on the latest Windows 11 powered PCs.

3 Intel's new 12th Gen Alder Lake CPUs now have Black Friday Discounts

Intel's new 12th Gen Alder Lake CPUs now have Black Friday Discounts

CPU & Mainboard | 22/11/2021

Intel's latest processors are getting some Black Friday love.

0 Micron becomes the first to validate its LPDDR5X memory, promising performance and latency benefits

Micron becomes the first to validate its LPDDR5X memory, promising performance and latency benefits

Memory | 22/11/2021

Micron has validated its LPDDR5X memory tech with MediaTek.

3 Samsung discusses Next-Gen Memory -  DDR6, GDDR6+, GDDR7, and HBM3

Samsung discusses Next-Gen Memory - DDR6, GDDR6+, GDDR7, and HBM3

Memory | 22/11/2021

DDR5 may be new, but the industry is already working to replace it.

0 Gigabyte launches a DRM-fixing tool for Intel's 12th Gen Alder Lake processors

Gigabyte launches a DRM-fixing tool for Intel's 12th Gen Alder Lake processors

CPU & Mainboard | 22/11/2021

Get past Alder Lake's DRM errors the easy way.

0 Microsoft Flight Simulator's latest patch adds beta DirectX 12 support to the game

Microsoft Flight Simulator's latest patch adds beta DirectX 12 support to the game

Software | 22/11/2021

Will DirectX 12 offer gamers boosted performance?

1 RPCS3 declares Intel's Alder Lake CPUs the best processors for PS3 Emulation - But there's a catch

RPCS3 declares Intel's Alder Lake CPUs the best processors for PS3 Emulation - But there's a catch

CPU & Mainboard | 19/11/2021

PS3 Emulation loves Alder Lake, but it doesn't like Hybrid x86.

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