VisionTek mSATA Mini Drive Enclosure

VisionTek mSATA Mini USB 3.0 SSD Enclosure Review

VisionTek mSATA mini Enclosure Mini-SATA (abbreviated as mSATA) was announced by the Serial ATA International Organization in September 2009 and has been widely popular since being brought to market over the past several years. mSATA devices were big in the mobile market, on Small Form Factor (SFF) PCs and a number of desktop motherboards offered …more

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AMD Mullins Discovery Tablet

AMD Beema and Mullins APU Performance – 3rd Generation APUs

AMD Beema and Mullins APU During CES 2014, AMD announced their development of their next generation low powered APUs being designed for tablets, notebooks and small form factor systems.  Detailed information is finally available for their new “Beema” and “Mullins” APUs.  Beema is being targeted at the notebook, ultrabook and small form factor type systems, …more

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ASUS Z97 Pro Motherboard Layout

ASUS Z97-Pro (Wi-Fi AC) Motherboard Preview

ASUS Z97 Pro (Wi-Fi AC) Intel Z97 Motherboard Preview The ASUS Z97 Pro (Wi-Fi AC) is the first of the new Intel Z97 chipset motherboards to hit the Legit Reviews bench. The ASUS Z97-PRO (Wi-FI AC) carries an MSRP of $219.99 USD and is considered one of the higher-end Intel Z97 motherboards offered by ASUS. …more

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THIEF Gets AMD Mantle and TrueAudio Support

AMD Mantle Patch for THIEF on Intel 3570K CPU

AMD Mantle Patch for THIEF on Intel 3570K CPU Battlefield 4 was the first game to support Mantle, and Legit Reviews found that with just a driver update and patch by EA-DICE, Mantle did provide a significant performance increase.  Now, Square Enix has stepped up and patched Thief to support Mantle and AMD’s TrueAudio.  Recently, we …more

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ASUS Hyper Express SATA Express Drive

ASUS Hyper Express SATA Express Drive Performance Preview

Earlier today we explained what SATA Express is and now we have the opportunity to show off the first 2.5-inch SATA Express drive that we have had the chance to take a look at personally. Our friends at ASUS gave Legit Reviews a chance to see and benchmark the ASUS Hyper Express SATA Express External …more

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Looking closer at SATA Express

What Is SATA Express and Why It Matters

Explaining SATA Express The Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO) recently announced Serial ATA Revision 3.2 and with that comes the first implementation of SATA Express. You know what SATA Express is right? It is the new specification that blends PCI Express with Serial ATA to come up with a super faster interface that alleviates the …more

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Gigabyte Intel 9 Series Boards

Gigabyte Next Generation Intel Motherboards

Gigabyte Shows Off New Intel 9 Series Motherboards Legit Reviews recently got a chance to sit down with Gigabyte to go over the 37 motherboards that they will be releasing for an upcoming Intel chipset. We were asked not to say what that chipset will be, what the chipset features are, what the chipset logo …more

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HTC One M8 Smartphone Review

HTC One M8 Smartphone Performance Review

HTC One M8 Smartphone Smartphones these days are becoming more and more powerful as well as much more capable than they have been in the past. Today I have the chance to look at the HTC One M8. The HTC One M8 is the latest in the line of HTC One smartphones. The HTC One …more

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Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290 Tri-X OC

Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290 Tri-X OC Video Card Review

Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290 Overclock Edition The Radeon R9 290 GPU came out in November 2013, making it almost 6 months old, and while it isn’t the top of the line model it still has some impressive specifications.  Powered by a single 28nm AMD Hawaii GPU, it features 2560 Stream processors running at 947MHz, and …more

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32GB OTG USB Flash Drives

32GB OTG USB Flash Drive Roundup with Corsair, Kingston and Transcend

Corsair, Kingston and Transcend On-The-Go USB Flash Drives There was a time just recently when there were no USB On-The-Go (OTG) flash drives on the market, but now there are hundreds of different models from dozens of brands. OTG USB flash drives are often referred to as dual-drives due to the fact they feature Micro-USB …more

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SanDisk Clip Sport MP3 Player

SanDisk Clip Sport MP3 Player Review

SanDisk Clip Sport MP3 Player    In the first part of February SanDisk announced the new SanDisk Clip Sport MP3 player that was aimed at athletes and fitness enthusiasts, and they were nice and sent us one. Now you are thinking “Why do I need a dedicated MP3 player? I have a smart phone”. Well running …more

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AMD Radeon R9 290 CrossFire

XFX Radeon R9 290 CrossFire Video Card Review at 4K Ultra HD

Trying out an AMD Radeon R9 290 CrossFire Setup If you are looking for a graphics card for a high-end gaming system that can push a 4K Ultra HD display or triple panel configuration you have a number of choices from both AMD and NVIDIA. More than likely the AMD Radeon R9 290 series and …more

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R.A.T. TE Tournament Edition

Mad Catz R.A.T. TE Gaming Mouse Review

Mad Catz R.A.T. TE Gaming Mouse Mad Catz has introduced a new mouse to their R.A.T. gaming mouse lineup that features a new suffix and with a new set of features to boot. The R.A.T. TE, labeled as a Tournament Edition gaming mouse, is designed to be the swiftest R.A.T. mouse while retaining most of …more

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AMD AM1 Platform For Kabini

AMD Athlon 5350 APU and AM1 Platform Review

AMD AM1 Platform – Kabini Comes To Socket FS1b Earlier this month AMD released the low cost AM1 platform that they believe will succeed in the low cost general everyday use and office markets. The AMD AM1 platform consists of a socketed Kabini Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) and a motherboard with the required FS1b upgradeable …more

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Zalman ZM-VE300 - The Virtual ODD

Zalman ZM-VE300 USB 3.0 External Drive Case Review

Zalman ZM-VE300 USB 3.0 External Drive Case Zalman is probably most widely known for their cooling products but they also have quite a few other product lines that cover quite a few categories, including storage. In that realm, they have quite a useful little tool with their ZM-VE300 USB 3.0 external drive case. As the …more

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