• Horizon Zero Dawn PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

    Horizon Zero Dawn PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide
    This game is far from perfect, but a few tweaks can deliver large performance gains.

  • Death Stranding PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

    Death Stranding PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide
    It's time for a full look at Death Stranding's PC version. Let's see how it runs on both old and new PC hardware.

  • AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X 64 Core Monster Review

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X 64 Core Monster Review
    Plus an indepth look at the main 4 Flagship boards VRM temps with the 3990x, 3970x and 3960x

  • DOOM Eternal PC Performance Analysis and Optimisation Guide

    DOOM Eternal PC Performance Analysis and Optimisation Guide
    This game is a masterpiece of gameplay and rendering.

  • Gigabyte TRX40 Aorus Xtreme Review

    Gigabyte TRX40 Aorus Xtreme Review
    If you've had your head turned by the latest Threadripper 3rd Generation processors then you'll need a motherboard to put it in, and the TRX40 Aorus Xtreme might be the very thing.

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Latest Reviews

0 Horizon Zero Dawn PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Horizon Zero Dawn PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Software | 10/08/2020

This game is far from perfect, but a few tweaks can deliver large performance gains.

2 Destroy All Human PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Destroy All Human PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Software | 31/07/2020

Changing one setting can boost this game's performance by almost 40%.

0 ASUS ROG Strix B550-I Gaming Review

ASUS ROG Strix B550-I Gaming Review

CPU & Mainboard | 30/07/2020

If you've had your head turned by the more affordable B550 addition to the AMD Zen 2 range and want an ITX model then the Strix might be right up your street.

NoFan is NoMore? Cooling manufacturer NoFan reportedly closes its doors

NoFan is NoMore? Cooling manufacturer NoFan reportedly closes its doors

ASUS' next-gen RTX 3080 Ti Strix pictured? A new design for ROG

ASUS' next-gen RTX 3080 Ti Strix pictured? A new design for ROG

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Latest News

2 What is Intel's SuperFin? 10nm Evolved?

What is Intel's SuperFin? 10nm Evolved?

CPU & Mainboard | 13/08/2020

Intel's best intra-node enhancement to date.

3 Intel confirms that Sapphire Rapids will support DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 - Ice Lake Xeons feature detailed

Intel confirms that Sapphire Rapids will support DDR5 and PCIe 5.0 - Ice Lake Xeons feature detailed

CPU & Mainboard | 13/08/2020

Intel's planning to leap past PCIe 4.0.

1 Intel officially confirms that Alder Lake will be a Hybrid CPU architecture with two new core designs

Intel officially confirms that Alder Lake will be a Hybrid CPU architecture with two new core designs

CPU & Mainboard | 13/08/2020

Golden Cove and Gracemont are coming to desktop.

2 Total War Saga: Troy is available for free for 24 hours

Total War Saga: Troy is available for free for 24 hours

Software | 13/08/2020

Grab your free copy on the Epic Games Store

1 Sabrent Rocket XTRM-Q Thunderbolt 3/USB External SSD Review

Sabrent Rocket XTRM-Q Thunderbolt 3/USB External SSD Review

Storage | 29/07/2020

If you prefer your storage to be on the go, but not compromising the transfer rates then the Sabrent Rocket XTRM-Q might be the very thing.

0 MSI Optix MAG161V Portable Display Review

MSI Optix MAG161V Portable Display Review

GPU & Displays | 21/07/2020

The MSI Optix MAG161V fills a very niche sector of the market, but if you want what it offers, how does it fare?

0 Death Stranding PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Death Stranding PC Performance Review and Optimisation Guide

Software | 16/07/2020

It's time for a full look at Death Stranding's PC version. Let's see how it runs on both old and new PC hardware.

2 Sabrent Rocket NVMe 2280 M.2 Review

Sabrent Rocket NVMe 2280 M.2 Review

Storage | 16/07/2020

The latest in a long line of Sabrent NVMe drives is in the office, so of course we had to see how it compared to our recently reviewed Sabrent Rocket Q.

7 DLSS 2.0 in Death Stranding - Nvidia 4K Performance Trump Card

DLSS 2.0 in Death Stranding - Nvidia 4K Performance Trump Card

Software | 15/07/2020

Nvidia's killer feature DLSS 2.0 is back, but how does it fare when pitted against AMD's Fidelity FX CAS tech and Death Stranding's already beautiful presentation?

9 Corsair iCUE Nexus Review

Corsair iCUE Nexus Review

Input Devices | 14/07/2020

Following their acquisition of Elgato it wasn't a shock to see Corsair flex their muscles in that direction, and the Nexus looks like a superb piece of hardware. Is it?

0 Sabrent Rocket Q 8TB NVMe M.2 Review

Sabrent Rocket Q 8TB NVMe M.2 Review

Storage | 08/07/2020

Have you been taking advantage of the Steam Summer sale too much and now need a bigger, faster drive? Try the Sabrent Rocket Q.

1 AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT Review

AMD Ryzen 5 3600XT, Ryzen 7 3800XT and Ryzen 9 3900XT Review

CPU & Mainboard | 07/07/2020

AMD have refreshed their super popular 3rd Generation of Ryzen CPUs with the XT range, and we test them out to see what has improved.

4 Does Hardware-accelerated GPU Scheduling boost performance - Tested with RTX

Does Hardware-accelerated GPU Scheduling boost performance - Tested with RTX

Software | 27/06/2020

Does Microsoft's latest GPU feature boost game performance? Tested with DX12, DX11 and Vulkan games

1 ViewSonic Elite XG270QG G-SYNC Review

ViewSonic Elite XG270QG G-SYNC Review

GPU & Displays | 26/06/2020

ViewSonic are a famous name in the monitor world and with the Elite XG270QG they've really brought their A game to the table.

0 Elgato Wave 3 Microphone Review

Elgato Wave 3 Microphone Review

Audio | 18/06/2020

Streaming is massively popular and having a good microphone can make all the difference. Enter the Elgato Wave 3.

2 ASUS TUF B550M-Plus WiFi Review

ASUS TUF B550M-Plus WiFi Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

Alongside the MSI Mortar the other mATX motherboard in the OC3D office for B550 launch day is the ASUS TUF B550M-Plus WiFi. Let's see how it performs.

0 MSI MAG B550M Mortar Review

MSI MAG B550M Mortar Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

If an ITX is too small for you, but an ATX requires too much case, the mATX MSI MAG Mortar should be the very motherboard for you.

0 MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk Review

MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

The MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk is one of the most affordable B550 motherboards we have on test. Let's find out how well it performs.

0 ASUS ROG Strix B550-F Gaming WiFi and Strix-E Review

ASUS ROG Strix B550-F Gaming WiFi and Strix-E Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

The Strix range has always been hugely popular and we have both the B550-F and B550-E to review. Let's find out what's the difference between the two.

4 Gigabyte B550I Aorus Pro AX ITX Review

Gigabyte B550I Aorus Pro AX ITX Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

If you prefer your form factor on the ITX side of things the Gigabyte B550I Aorus Pro AX might be right up your street.

1 Gigabyte B550 Aorus Pro Review

Gigabyte B550 Aorus Pro Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

As well as the Aorus Master and the ITX Aorus Pro, we have the ATX version of the Gigabyte B550 Aorus Pro for review.

3 Gigabyte B550 Aorus Master Review

Gigabyte B550 Aorus Master Review

CPU & Mainboard | 16/06/2020

Finally it's launch day and one of three Gigabyte B550 Motherboards we're looking at today, the Master.

1 Intel's Xe-HPG Gaming Graphics will reportedly launch in 2021 - Hardware Ray Tracing Included

Intel's Xe-HPG Gaming Graphics will reportedly launch in 2021 - Hardware Ray Tracing Included

GPU & Displays | 13/08/2020

2021 will be an interesting year for PC graphics.

1 Marvel's Avengers' PC system requirements have been announced

Marvel's Avengers' PC system requirements have been announced

Software | 12/08/2020

Is your PC ready?

0 Intel Tiger Lake details leak - SuperFin, Willow Cove and Xe-LP

Intel Tiger Lake details leak - SuperFin, Willow Cove and Xe-LP

CPU & Mainboard | 12/08/2020

Tiger Lake changes everything!

4 Control Ultimate Edition will arrive on Steam this month

Control Ultimate Edition will arrive on Steam this month

Software | 12/08/2020

The game will launch for £29.99 and include both of Control's expansions.

6 Forza Horizon 3 will be removed from sale on September 27th

Forza Horizon 3 will be removed from sale on September 27th

Software | 12/08/2020

The game is reaching its 'End of Life' next month.

5 Microsoft's Dual-Screen Surface Duo smartphone will launch in September

Microsoft's Dual-Screen Surface Duo smartphone will launch in September

Systems | 12/08/2020

The phone will cost $1399!

0 Arnold 6.0.4 delivers staggering performance boosts to heavily multi-threaded processors

Arnold 6.0.4 delivers staggering performance boosts to heavily multi-threaded processors

Software | 12/08/2020

Some workloads can become up to 237x faster on AMD Threadripper systems.

4 Halo Infinite has been delayed until 2021

Halo Infinite has been delayed until 2021

Software | 11/08/2020

343 wants to create a Halo game that "meets our vision".

1 Total War Saga: Troy will be available for free this Thursday

Total War Saga: Troy will be available for free this Thursday

Software | 11/08/2020

The game will be free for 24 hours.

1 AIB partners will have custom Nvidia RTX 30 series ready for launch day - report

AIB partners will have custom Nvidia RTX 30 series ready for launch day - report

GPU & Displays | 11/08/2020

Custom Ampere should be available from day-1

0 DIRT 5 gets a new release date and full PC system requirements

DIRT 5 gets a new release date and full PC system requirements

Software | 11/08/2020

Is your PC ready for October 16th?

15 Nvidia plans to host a "Geforce Special Event" on September 1st

Nvidia plans to host a "Geforce Special Event" on September 1st

GPU & Displays | 11/08/2020

Jensen Huang will lead the event. It must be Ampere, right?

4 MSI offers great value limited-time B550 price reductions and Steam voucher bundle promotions

MSI offers great value limited-time B550 price reductions and Steam voucher bundle promotions

CPU & Mainboard | 11/08/2020

Get your motherboard at a lower price and up to £90 in Steam vouchers

7 GoldenEye 64 Remake shut down by Bond Licence holder

GoldenEye 64 Remake shut down by Bond Licence holder

Software | 11/08/2020

GoldenEye 25 is no more. Project Ianus has been born from its ashes.

1 Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 has been delayed until 2021

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 has been delayed until 2021

Software | 11/08/2020

The game's developers want to deliver a "worthy successor to the original Bloodlines game."

1 EA Access will soon be available on Steam

EA Access will soon be available on Steam

Software | 10/08/2020

EA's PC subscription service has expanded beyond the confines of Origin.

0 Here's where to watch Cyberpunk 2077's Second "Night City Wire" Stream

Here's where to watch Cyberpunk 2077's Second "Night City Wire" Stream

Software | 10/08/2020

Ready to see more of 2020's most highly anticipated game?

33 Nvidia has started its "Ultimate Countdown" - Something BIG is coming!

Nvidia has started its "Ultimate Countdown" - Something BIG is coming!

GPU & Displays | 10/08/2020

What's happening on August 31st?

1 PGA TOUR 2K21 receives official PC system requirements

PGA TOUR 2K21 receives official PC system requirements

Software | 10/08/2020

Is your PC ready?

1 Toshiba says farewell to the laptop business

Toshiba says farewell to the laptop business

Systems | 10/08/2020

Toshiba has exited the laptop market.

5 Guerrilla Games issues a statement on Horizon Zero Dawn's PC issues

Guerrilla Games issues a statement on Horizon Zero Dawn's PC issues

Software | 10/08/2020

This game is far from a perfect port

1 LG confirms that its 2019 series of OLED TVs will not receive FreeSync updates

LG confirms that its 2019 series of OLED TVs will not receive FreeSync updates

GPU & Displays | 10/08/2020

LG's OLED FreeSync update will not be released on pre-2020 TV models.

6 Xbox Series S console confirmed through next-gen gamepad packaging

Xbox Series S console confirmed through next-gen gamepad packaging

Input Devices | 10/08/2020

Microsoft's next-gen controller is for Xbox Series X/S

1 Nvidia's RTX 30 series will reportedly be revealed on September 9th

Nvidia's RTX 30 series will reportedly be revealed on September 9th

GPU & Displays | 08/08/2020

Next Generation GPUs are due to release next month.

1 F1 2018 is currently available for free on PC

F1 2018 is currently available for free on PC

Software | 08/08/2020

Don't worry, the game code can be redeemed on Steam.

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