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OCZ is replacing its RevoDrive 3 X2 with the RevoDrive 350, touted as being the ultimate storage solution for intensive workstation applications, with x8 PCIe 2.0 support and crazy read/write speeds.
What makes a product iconic? Design, functionality, styling, and innovation will get you part of the way there, but the true test how history remembers their status.
The latest member to Silverstone's Raven family has gained recognition for being the ultimate Steam Machine enclosure. It can cram a fully-fledged enthusiast PC into an impressively small space.
Veering off the beaten path, Acer took the traditional AIO formula, threw out the Windows operating system and PC hardware, replacing it instead with high-end smartphone guts powered by Android.
The evolution of HTC's flagship takes many forms. The One M8 features a larger 5-inch display, faster Snapdragon 801 SoC, the new Duo Camera array, a refined Sense 6.0 UI atop Android 4.4; and more.
The R9 290X had such a huge thermal output that we weren't sure AMD would consider a dual-GPU version. Apparently so, as today arrives the Radeon R9 295X2, the most extreme card we've ever seen.
Over the course of the last two weeks, I've been digging deep into what the optimal playback setup is for lengthening battery life. Throughout more than 145 hours of testing...
The In Win tou is an $800 enclosure inspired by glass architecture and named after the Chinese word for "transparent". True to its name the tou goes from mirror to see-through when powered on.
AMD's Mantle API claims to improve performance in games by allowing them to use your CPU and GPU more efficiently. Today we put those claims to the test with Eidos' Thief and Dice's Battlefield 4.
We've seen a flurry of 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablets hit the market over the past several months. Next up is the Acer Iconia W4, the follow-up to the company's first Windows 8.1 tablet.
When buying a smartphone the choice is usually between large-screened handsets with top-end specifications, and smaller devices with mid-range internals. Sony bucks the trend with the Z1 Compact.
Droplr offers a quick and easy way to share screenshots and files. No folders, no syncing. But if, like me, you can't justify a monthly subscription here are some free alternatives you should look at.
Twenty five years has brought along a lot of changes to the World Wide Web and we've witnessed it evolve from static to brimming with activity. These milestones marked the web as we know it today.
The Lenovo Miix 2 8 is a very decent value for $280. The use of aluminum for its body is great to see, its overall size is quite comfortable, and Windows 8.1 has some neat features for power users.
While you may not need a Radeon R9 290X or a GeForce GTX 780 Ti to get the most out of these games, we're curious to see how hard those titles can push today's hardware.
Using Thief's built-in benchmark we've ran dozens of tests that you'll be able to compare with your own results, and for those wanting to upgrade this will give you a clear picture of what's required.
When it comes to 8-inch Windows tablets, the release of Windows 8.1 has seen many companies try their hands at crafting the perfect tablet. Today we check out Toshiba's Encore tablet that packs...
Texting is by far one of the most popular activities on smartphones, here's a feature-by-feature rundown of some of the top clients plus a look at the their data policies.
If you were to put all of Nokia's smartphones in a line-up, it'd be very difficult to pick apart the Lumia 520 and Lumia 525. In fact, it would be impossible, because the design of both is identical.
Marking the introduction of its Maxwell architecture, Nvidia has targeted AMD's $150 Radeon R7 265 with the new GeForce GTX 750 Ti, a card that promises to be more than another rebadge.
Currently Kaveri APUs can be paired with one of two discrete GPUs: the Radeon R7 240 and R7 250. Both are sub-$100 cards that when combined with AMD's on-die GPU could provide surprising results.
Xigmatek's Nebula Mini-ITX Case looks great. From its removable aluminum doors to its orange activity light, it's clear that the company focused on aesthetics.
If you're looking to treat virtual coin mining as a hobby, Litecoins are probably the best bet right now and we'll show you how to get started choosing the hardware and software...
The Moto G is Motorola's biggest and best effort yet in conquering the entry-level market. It's not a handset meant to break records but offers fantastic performance and great value for the money.
The tiny Vision HT 420D has plenty of HTPC-friendly features including Blu-ray support, a remote control, Asrock's spin on MHL and Intel's Haswell architecture. At $660 without OS, is it worth it?
The Asus Transformer Book T100 is a full Windows 8.1 10-inch tablet, sporting Intel ‘Bay Trail' internals, and a keyboard dock all for under $500 (some retailers now have it for $400).
AMD really is focused on gaming performance with Kaveri and believes this is where its latest APUs have a serious advantage over the competition.
The typical two-bay NAS tower design has been thrown out in favor of a set-top. Lying flat QNAP offers a unique fanless set-top design as well as a more refined user interface and software setup...
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No stranger to the business of high-end displays, Dell has lunged into the UHD market. Today we'll be taking a look at Dell's monstrous 32-inch flagship, the UltraSharp UP3214Q.
When solid state drives first started replacing HDDs, they had to fit into computer chassis or laptop drive bays built for HDDs, however that's not a requirement and that's becoming more evident today
AMD's Radeon R9 290 and 290X made a strong case against Nvidia's GTX 780 and Titan, but in reality they are fetching much more than AMD intended. How good of a deal are they, then? Let's find out.
Asrock's new Z87 Extreme11/ac may very well be the most extreme motherboard we've handled: 4-way GPU support, over 20(!) SATA ports, premium onboard audio, dual gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi...
High resolution 1080p displays started to rival real paper, quad-core processors dominated, and smartphone cameras packed more megapixels than a professional DSLR. So what will 2014 bring?
Many companies have tried to make a large, note-friendly smartphone, but none have succeeded quite as well as Samsung. The new Galaxy Note 3 further refines the line and for the first time...
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When we compared the best CPU air coolers recently we wondered how these would fare against a water cooling setup. Closed loop systems are simple to install, perform great and are inexpensive.
I've been using the Nest for nearly two months now and without jumping right to the conclusion, I can say it is an excellent and well-rounded product in terms of hardware as well as software.
Over the years many have felt compelled to follow Intel co-founder Gordon Moore (of Moore's Law) in bringing their observations about the industry into the public eye… with varying degrees of success.
Buying a sound card has always felt more like a gamble than an investment to me. But just how much better can music, movies and games sound? Enough to prevent buyer's remorse?
The Black2 crams both solid state and disk drive technologies into one drive. Similar to a desktop config, the Black2 makes the flash portion a primary boot drive with the HDD serving as bulk storage.
The Erazer X700 touts a “helmet inspired” black exterior full of sharp lines further accented by blue lighting and silver gray elements. The resulting aesthetic is somewhat futuristic, sleek and...
A few days ago I set out to create a script that would monitor a folder within Windows so whenever a movie file was dropped into it, AHK would automatically open said file with the Subtitles app.
Apart from the performance, the key improvement over the first-generation iPad mini is the display, which packs 3.1 million pixels into a 7.9-inch 4:3 panel. The crispness is certainly eye-catching...
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Google has once again managed to deliver an astonishing package for an unbelievable price tag. The Snapdragon 800 SoC, 5" IPS display and LTE could be well suited to a handset nearly twice the price.
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As if it wasn't already fast enough, Gigabyte has armed its GTX 780 Ti with a massive air cooler that allows its variant of Nvidia's newcomer with a 17% overclock and totally silent operation...
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