NEW ARTICLES, BUILDS & COMPARISONS

$30 Quad Core Gaming Computer: Benchmarks Included [For Free]

It seems every time I put together some kind of interesting CPU slash GPU gaming type video the comments section quickly fills up with requests for Q6600 testing. For those of you who don’t know or have simply forgotten the Core 2 Quad Q6600, it’s an almost 10-year-old “Kentsfield” 65nm processor which as the name […]

AMD Zen Revealed – Taking the fight to Broadwell-E!

It’s a super exciting time in the world of tech right now, especially if you’re a gamer. This year we’ve seen the introduction of Nvidia’s highly efficient and extremely fast Pascal architecture along with AMD’s sensible, affordable Polaris 10 and 11 GPUs.  Of course there’s still much more to come from AMD on the GPU […]

What Should I Buy Right Now? RX 480 or GTX 1060: August Edition

Introduction 3 weeks ago I decided to try and answer the question so many of you had been asking me, “what should I buy, the RX 480 or the GTX 1060?”. Having looked online locally and at US retailers I was faced with the grim realization that availability was extremely poor for both products. Despite […]


NEW PRODUCT REVIEWS

G.Skill Ripjaws KM780: Mechanical Keyboard with All the Bells!

Introduction When I spend a wad of cash on a flaghsip mechanical keyboard, I really want it to have everything… and it looks like the G.Skill Ripjaws KM780 RGB might just tick all the boxes. G.Skill are of course typically known for their high performance memory, but last year they entered the peripherals market, and […]

AOC Agon AG271QX Monitor – 144Hz of Buttery Goodness @ 1440p

On hand today I have the new Agon AG271QX, the latest and greatest gaming monitor from Chinese display manufacturer AOC. Earlier this year in Beijing AOC announced plans to release some seriously high-end gaming monitors, under the brand name Agon and this new 27” 144Hz display is kicking things off. Being that this is a […]

GTX 1080 SLI Mobile Gaming – Asus ROG GX800 World’s Most Powerful Gaming Laptop

Last week I was honoured to be invited along to Nvidia’s GeForce APAC Editors Day in Bangkok. I was very intrigued as to what it was Nvidia had to show us. In the end it turned out to be a few familiar friends, repurposed for a different form factor. Nvidia has taken their current GeForce […]

$40 Mechanical Keyboard! Best Value ever? MechcanicalEagle Z-77

I get requests to cover budget gaming gear all the time, so when my new friend from Chinese brand Gran Vela reached out to me to review a couple of their products, I figured why not! Today I’m taking a look at a $40 USD mechanical keyboard, called the MechanicalEagle Z-77. First let’s look at […]

Allocacoc PowerCube: Review

Today I’m making a small gear shift and taking a look at a product that’s a little different to my typical variety of graphics cards and gaming peripherals… I’ve got on deck the Allocacoc PowerCube, and this is one that might appeal to those of you that salivate over Set Up Wars style videos. Admittedly, […]