Intel NUC5i7RYH

INTEL NUC Kit NUC5i7RYH Review

Intel NUC Gets It’s Very First Core i7 Processor! The Intel Next Unit of Computing (NUC) was released in 2012 to little fanfare, but Legit Reviews quickly fell in love with the tiny little PC and thought that there was potential in the potent little systems after the first time we used one. Over the past …more

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Intel Compute Stick

Intel Compute Stick Review – Windows 8.1 PC For Under $150

Intel Compute Stick Will Make Your Dumb TV Smarter Than Ever! How we access the internet on a daily basis has drastically changed over the past five years and there has been a clear shift away from the desktop PC. Intel knows that the market is changing and doesn’t want to miss out on the shifting …more

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NVIDIA SHIELD Set Top Box

NVIDIA Made To Game SHIELD Android TV Console Launch Event Coverage

NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang just got done speaking at the Made To Game event tonight in San Francisco and he had some major announcements that will change gaming forever. It is clear that gaming has gone to the living room in recent years and one of the more recent gaming trends is that people are …more

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Intel NUC Kit NUC5i5RYK

Intel NUC Kit NUC5i5RYK Review – Broadwell Comes to NUC!

5th Generation Intel Core ‘Broadwell’ Processors Come To The NUC Series The Intel Next Unit of Computing (NUC) is something we’ve been talking about since the models first came to market in 2012. We loved the design concept that Intel came up with in 2012 and saw that there was a growing market for such a …more

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ECS LIVA X 64GB Mini PC

ECS LIVA X 64GB Mini PC Kit Review

ECS LIVA X – The Second Generation of the LIVA Family Over half a year ago ECS ELITEGROUP introduced the LIVA Mini PC Kit, which was marketed at the time as being the world’s smallest Windows based mini PC kit. The ECS LIVA Mini PC Kit came with all the hardware you needed to build a mini …more

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Intel Llama Mountain Reference Tablet

Intel Core M 5Y70 Broadwell-Y Benchmark Numbers Run At IDF 2014

Intel has officially revealed the Core M processors, the first fifth-generation Core processors that use the ‘Broadwell-Y’ microarchitecture. We’ve told you about Broadwell-Y before, but we’ve never been allowed to see detailed performance numbers, let alone run benchmarks ourselves on the reference platform. That all changed today when we were able to run benchmarks on …more

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Our First Dead Intel X99 Board and CPU

Intel X99 Motherboard Goes Up in Smoke For Reasons Unknown

This morning I woke up bright and early to benchmark some DDR4 memory kits and found myself waking up not to Folgers in your cup, but the smell of burnt electrical after loading the XMP profiles on a memory kit and restarting the system. Let me tell you what happened, the best I can. On Friday …more

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intel Core i7-5960X Haswell-E Processor

Intel Core i7-5960X 8-Core Haswell-E Processor Review

Intel Core i7-5960X – Haswell-E CPU’s Finally Cometh Intel today launched three new high-end Haswell-E processors for the brand new Intel X99 chipset based platform that was also launched today along with the new LGA 2011-v3 socket. This means that you’ll have to get a new motherboard with an LGA 2011 v3 socket, but your …more

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Digital Storm Bolt II

Digital Storm Bolt II Small Form Factor PC Review

Digital Storm Bolt II Introduction With the desktop PC market showing signs of faded interest over the past several years, Digital Storm is here to help spark interest to those who are gamers at heart. While at CES 2014, Digital Storm showed us their latest custom PC creation, the Bolt II. This hand crafted beauty …more

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ECS LIVA Mini PC Kit w/ 32GB of eMMC Storage

ECS LIVA Mini PC Kit Review – Intel Bay Trail-M System For Under $135

ECS LIVA Mini PC Kit – World’s Smallest Windows Based Mini PC ECS ELITEGROUP has been around for nearly three decades and over that period of time the company has become one of the leading OEM corporations, but they also have a consumer side of the product line where they make mostly motherboards along with …more

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Broadwell Y Details Emerge

Intel Broadwell Architecture Preview – Intel Core M and Broadwell-Y

Intel Core M – Broadwell-Y 14nm Processor Overview If you payed close attention to the announcements coming out of Computex 2014 you’ll recall that Intel announced the Core M processor series. The Intel Core M processors are based on the 14nm Broadwell micro-architecture and will be the most power-efficient processors offered by Intel in this …more

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AMD A10-7800 Kaveri APU

AMD Kaveri A8-7600 and A10-7800 APU Review

AMD Introduces The A10-7800 and A8-7600 Kaveri APUs AMD today introduced the new AMD A10-7800 and A8-7600 Accelerated Processing Units (APU) to the component channel. These processors are part of AMD’s 4th Generation of APU’s that are code named Kaveri. Kaveri is AMD’s first processor that utilizes the Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) and is aimed …more

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Intel Pentium G3258 Processor

Intel Pentium G3258 Dual Core Processor Gaming Performance

Intel Pentium G3258 Anniversary Edition Dual Core Processor Earlier this week Nate & I were able to get our hands on the Intel Pentium G3258 20th Anniversary Edition Processor to take for a ride. While he was doing this, he focused most of his time on the X86 performance of the 3.2GHz Dual Core processor. …more

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Intel Pentium G3258 Processor Retail Boxes

Intel Pentium G3258 Processor Review – Overclocking Quest For 5GHz

Intel Pentium G3258 CPU – Budget Overclocker of the Year? The Intel Pentium G3258 20th Anniversary Edition processor was released to the public this week and Legit Reviews have been waiting for weeks to pick this processor up. Why have we been highly anticipating a low-end Intel Pentium processor? Well, we remember the old days when …more

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