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Cooler Master HAF 932 Advanced

Jun 26th, 2011 | By Steven | Category: Cases, Cooler Master, Reviews
Cooler Master has been hard at work renovating their class leading HAF 932 chassis. Sliding across the test bench today is the fruits of their labor, delivered in the form of the HAF 932 Advanced. Let’s see if this beast can fill or replace the large shoes of the original HAF!

ProlimaTech Armageddon

Dec 12th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Heatsinks, Fans, Coolers and Cooling Accessories, Prolimatech, Reviews
Sexy and slender, the ProlimaTech Armageddon seems to quelsh every enthusiasts dreams. Having been designed similarly to the Megahalems, the Armageddon should prove to be quite potent. Let’s see if this cooler lives up to its dominating dreams!

NZXT Tempest EVO

Nov 11th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, NZXT, Reviews
“Ding, Ding” The fight bell rings furiously. Round two. Another round with a heavyweight contenter! NZXT has beefed up the award winning Tempest to keep it competitive in today’s market. Will this sequel garner the same performance or will this sequel fall flat? Read along and find out!

CoolIT Systems ECO A.L.C.

Sep 9th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: CoolIt, Heatsinks, Fans, Coolers and Cooling Accessories, Reviews
Liquid Cooling. Words that make just about any computer enthusiast’s heart skip a beat. Vanquishing the fear of getting liquid cooling wrong, CoolIT delivers a sealed system that is destined to dominate other coolers in its class. Will the ECO stand tall, or leave an embarrassing puddle on the floor?

Cooler Master Vortex Plus CPU Cooler

Aug 16th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cooler Master, Heatsinks, Fans, Coolers and Cooling Accessories, Reviews
Summer is here and with it high ambient temperatures. Once again we battle CPU temperatures with the latest installment of low cost compact coolers from Cooler Master. Today we find out if pint size stature can truly handle the heat!

Thermaltake Element V

Aug 2nd, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, Reviews, Thermaltake
Valliant Thermaltake has introduced yet another challenger ready to vanquish any competition in the venomous custom computer chassis market. Today we take a look at the Element V, and see if it’s girth will stand up to the competition!

Microcool Banchetto 101

May 10th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, Microcool, Reviews
To a devoted PC enthusiast where swapping components is a fact of life, having a clean case that provides easy access to all your components is crucial. Microcool hopes to revolutionize the industry with an open, light and transparent case.

OCZ 4GB PC3-10666 Platinum Low Voltage Dual Channel OCZ3P1333LV4GK

Apr 20th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Desktop and Notebook Memory (RAM), OCZ, Reviews
Often called king of memory and sitting in the podium with folks like Corsair and Crucial, does OCZ + Platinum + DDR3 + Low Voltage = awesome performance? Venture with us as we find out if all that shimmers really is gold.

Thermaltake V3 Black Edition

Mar 21st, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, Reviews, Thermaltake
Value seems to be a major buzz word in today’s enconomy. Endless companies have stumbled in attempting to deliver true value to their consumer. Today we find out if Thermaltake’s V3 Black Edition truely delivers in it’s value promise, or does it come up short?

XtremeGear HP-1216B

Mar 4th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Heatsinks, Fans, Coolers and Cooling Accessories, Reviews, XtremeGear
The perfect balance between performance and price is a difficult one to find. Time and time again we find that the top performers cost a very hefty premium. Today, we feature the XtremeGear HP-1216B where we hope to bridge the gap an with a powerful but affordable cooler.

NZXT Hades

Feb 6th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, NZXT, Reviews
Cutting edge design and class leading features; this is what NZXT has to offer with their latest creation from the “Crafted” series of chassis. Does it live up to the hype or do we mutter “Hell is right” under our breath. Find out in our latest review!

NZXT Gamma

Jan 17th, 2010 | By Steven | Category: Cases, NZXT, Reviews
NZXT is back again to win the hearts of their fans and gamers alike. Included in their latest ‘Classic’ line up, the Gamma chassis blends together the aspects of budget, performance, and style, and takes it to a new level.