AMD Ryzen CPU Beats IPC Goal

AMD Ryzen Pre-Orders Start Today – 8-Cores For $329

The wait for AMD Ryzen is finally over!  You can now officially go out and pre-order one of three AMD Ryzen 7 processors, which is being touted as the fastest 8-core processor on the market today. UPDATE: Pre-order your Ryzen CPU! (Started at 1PM ET 2/22/2017) Ryzen 7 1800X – $499 – Amazon.com Ryzen 7 …more

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Intel Core i7-6900K Processor

Intel Core i7-6900K Processor Review

Intel Core i7-6900K Broadwell-E CPU Performance AMD showed at the New Horizon event that their upcoming Ryzen 8-core 16-thread processors running at 3.4 GHz with 20 MB of cache can compete with the Intel Core i7-6900K Broadwell-E processor, which is Intel’s High-End Desktop Platform (HEDT) 8-core 16-thread CPU (3.2 GHz base/3.7 GHz Boost/20MB Cache) that costs $1029.64 shipped over …more

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AMD FX-9590 Processor

AMD FX-9590 8-Core CPU Review Last Look Before Ryzen

AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core Processor AMD’s flagship FX Series processor is the FX-9590 Eight-Core CPU that came out during the summer of 2013. This processor was a beast when it came out as it had 8-cores along with a 220W TDP rating, a 4.7 GHz base clock and a turbo clock of 5.0 GHz. The bad news is that …more

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AMD Ryzen Processor Overview

AMD Ryzen – What We Learned At CES 2017

In the days leading up to CES2017 we found ourselves most excited to see what AMD would be showing off with Ryzen CPU series. The anticipation for the new processor series for AMD is growing every day thanks to the marketing machine over at AMD continually showing it performing better than an Intel Core i7-6900K …more

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Intel Core i7-7700K and Core i3-7350K

Intel Core i3-7350K Processor Review

Intel Core i3-7350K Kaby Lake CPU Performance When Intel rolled out the Kaby Lake desktop processor lineup last week we were excited about the Intel Core i3-7350K processor. The Intel Core i3-7350K is an interesting part as it is a dual-core unlocked K-sku processor with relatively high clock speeds (4.2GHz) and hyper-threading technology for a …more

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Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake Processor

Intel Core i7-7700K Processor Review

Intel Core i7-7700K Kaby Lake CPU Performance The 7th Generation Intel Core i7 Kaby Lake desktop processors have been officially announced and the Intel Core i7-7700K is the new flagship LGA1151 processor for Intel! Intel Kaby Lake desktop performance numbers have been leaked for more than two months now, so if you are reading this review …more

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Dell XPS 13 Notebook

Kaby Lake Core i7-7500U Versus Skylake Core i7-6500U on Dell XPS 13

Looking At Intel Kaby Lake Performance We recently got our hands on the Dell XPS 13 9360 laptop with a 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7500U Kaby Lake processor that is the direct replacement for last years Dell XPS 13 9350 laptop with the 6th Generation Intel Core i7-6500U Skylake processor. Both laptops have 8GB of …more

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AMD Athlon x4 880K

AMD Athlon X4 880K Processor Review & Overclocking to 4.5 GHz

AMD Athlon X4 880K Review – Godavari When purchasing a low cost processor, you need to know what your main use of it will be.  Depending on your needs, a low cost processor might not be the best choice; especially if you are wanting to do heavy duty tasks such as video encoding.  Of course, …more

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Gigabyte Brix Pro UHD GB-BNi7HG4-950

Gigabyte Brix Gaming UHD Mini-PC Review – GB-BNi7HG4-950

Gigabyte Brix Gaming UHD Mini-PC Review Gigabyte launched the BRIX series back in 2013 to cover the growing ultra compact and versatile DIY PC kit market. Gigabyte has offered a broad choice of processors covering a range of performance points and a couple of those systems have been aimed at gamers of the years. Gamers …more

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New 7th Gen Intel Core Logo

Intel 7th Gen Kaby Lake Processor Architecture Details Released

Intel believes that we are on the cusp of a new era for the PC and that the PC continually evolves and adapts to the trends around us. The new PCs coming to market now are the most innovative ever with not only touch interfaces, but IR cameras, pens, bio-metric inputs and so on. The …more

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CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme VR Box

CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme VR PC Review – GXiVR8020A

Amazon’s Choice For Desktop Gaming PC – CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme VR Last year Amazon began a new service called service called Amazon’s Choice that allows Amazon’s Echo (Alexa) voice-activated speaker to order something by just saying what you want aloud. You are effectively turning over your decision-making to Amazon, but is stands to make daily life easier. …more

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Intel Core i7-6950X

Intel Core i7-6950X Processor Review – 10-core Broadwell-E Benchmarked

Intel Core i7-6950X Arrives With 10-Cores! Intel Broadwell-E processors are finally here and sadly before I even started to type this review most of the details have been leaked out around the web this month and some have already made it up on eBay. It’s getting harder to keep a secret these days and it certainly …more

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The NUC6i7KYK Front Panel

Intel NUC NUC6i7KYK Skull Canyon Mini PC Review

Intel NUC NUC6i7KSYK – Skull Canyon Arrives If you are a big fan of the Intel NUC mini-PC series, but didn’t think they had enough power for your needs, we have a special treat for you. We’ve spent the past week playing around with the Intel NUC code named ‘Skull Canyon’ that features the latest 6th Generation …more

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Intel NUC NUC6i5SYK

Intel NUC NUC6i5SYK Skylake Mini PC Review

Intel NUC NUC6i5SYK – Your Gaming Solution The size of the PC market has been flat to decreasing in recent years, but Intel has always found ways to maintain solid profitability in their PC division. Right now Intel’s strategy appears to be focusing on the growing 2 in 1s and PC gaming market, but there …more

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