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HighPoint 7101A PCIe NVMe RAID card: The world isn’t ready for its amazing 11GBps throughput

With four M.2 slots, and 16 PCIe channels, it outruns the capabilities of most PCs and software. If there’s any review I’ve been anxiously awaiting

Fast cars, slow food : Porsche 911 GT2 RS and The Scarborough Hotel

Through a comprehensive drive and an incredible meal, Alborz and Tony discuss the monstrous new hero in the 911 range. There are few cars that

ASUS ROG Phone Benchmarks

ASUS’ gaming smartphone, the ROG Phone, is finally here in the Philippines. As you all know, it’s packed with features that are not normally found in

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter review

Mercedes is launching a new version of Australia’s top-selling big van range, with luxury car levels of safety and benchmark infotainment and telematics. But competition

iPhone XR Release Date: What You Need to Know

Google’s latest Pixel phones have the top-of-the-line Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 mobile processor. But don’t expect performance on the level of other leading Android smartphones, based

Opinion: Why the Intel Core i9-9900K CPU could be too hot to handle

OPINION: Ryan Jones won’t deny that the Intel Core i9-9900K processor, is a world-beating powerhouse, but heat issues might make you reconsider an upgrade. You

Core i9-9900K vs. Ryzen 2800X: Totally fake benchmarks!

We benchmark the hype, leaks, and fan hysteria surrounding the PC’s next big CPU fight. Intel’s rumored “Ryzen-Killing” 5GHz Core i9-9900K and AMD’s rumored “Core i9-Killing”

NVIDIA RTX 2080 Deep Dive: Redefining The Raw Power of Graphics Cards

It is the biggest upgrade in years Last month, NVIDIA officially announced the successor to its GTX 10 series with the RTX 20 series. Headlined by

2018 Volkswagen Polo GTI v Renault Clio RS Sport Comparison

The Volkswagen Polo is only two years younger than the Golf, yet it took 19 years for Volkswagen to finally determine that its city car

Dell XPS 15 9570 Review: A 6-core Core i7 makes it all worthwhile

Take one of the most beloved 15-inch laptops, drop in a wickedly fast 8th gen CPU Core i7 and better graphics, and you have the

Nokia 2.1 Review: Android Go Done Right

We check out Nokia’s Android Go Phablet offering! Google’s Android Go has proven to be a great way for manufacturers and brands to deliver a

Asus ROG Strix RTX 2080 review: An ice-cold, whisper-silent beast of a graphics card

The powerful, massive Asus ROG Strix RTX 2080 lets you choose between chilly temperatures or near-silent operation, outclassing the Nvidia Founders Edition in every way.

vivo V11 Review: One Step Closer to the Future

A closer look at vivo’s cutting-edge mid-range offering Incremental upgrades are nothing new when it comes to mid-range phones. Unlike flagship devices, there isn’t a

Huawei Honor 7S Review

Our Verdict The Honor 7s comes out as just another budget smartphone with nothing really special about it. The taller display is surely one of

Xiaomi Redmi 6A Review

Our Verdict The Xiaomi Redmi 6A is Xiaomi’s most affordable offering this year. It’s meant for those who are upgrading from a feature phone to

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 vs GTX 1080 Ti: Which graphics card should you buy?

These graphics cards perform the same on paper, but have some key differences in prices and promises. The long-awaited GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti are

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti review: Changing the game

These graphics cards are built for the future. What does that mean today? The GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti aren’t like any other

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro vs ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 (3GB) specs comparison

Two Snapdragon 636-powered smartphones are put side-by-side in this specs comparison. Will it be the Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro or the ASUS ZenFone Max

The best wearables for the gym : Our picks for HIIT, spinning, treadmill, strength and CrossFit training

Proper gym trackers are slowly on the rise and helping serve your muscle-building needs, whether it’s for bodyweight workouts or a session in the weights

2019 Renault Megane RS v Ford Focus RS v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Editor’s note: the video above focuses largely on the track prowess of these three cars, while this written review will stick to their performance on the

Kia Ceed review: The gramatically correct family hatchback

The grammar police can stand down. The third-generation of Kia’s family hatch is now officially called Ceed (rather than cee’d). The original spelling was always

Realme 2 vs Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro vs Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1: Budget smartphones come of age

I remember a time when using an entry-level smartphone required a lot of patience and willpower. There would be features missing and performance would be

NVIDIA GeForce MX100 series – good budget GPUs or just a hoax?

Gaming on a budget is a dream for many. There are a lot of users that don’t like spending too much cash on a gaming

Oppo Realme 2 Review

Our Verdict The Realme 2 offers good value for money for the Rs 10,990 price tag it comes in. It’s a handy phone for someone

Lenovo ThinkPad E480 Review

Our Verdict The Lenovo ThinkPad E480 not only continues to wear the E series badge with pride but also returns to its roots by displaying

Oppo F9 Pro Review

Our Verdict The Oppo F9  Pro certainly looks stunning. The design including the gradient glass back and the water drop notch does make the phone

Redmi 6 Pro 64GB Review

Our Verdict The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro introduces the notch to the entry-level segment, but underneath, it has the old Snapdragon 625 chipset. The phone

2018 Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline v Suzuki Swift GLX Turbo

The Suzuki Swift and Volkswagen Polo account for more than 20 million global sales between them – and that’s not counting the Japanese city car’s

Acer Aspire 5 A515-51-58HD review: Optane memory gives this budget laptop a boost

HDD + Optane = speed. While it’s thicker and heavier than we’d like and it suffers from an iffy display, the Optane memory-equipped Acer Aspire

Dell G3 15 (3579) Gaming Laptop Review: This budget gaming laptop makes the most of what it’s got

Just don’t obsess over the FPS counter. It’s not the thinnest, lightest, or most powerful gaming laptop on the market, and we wish its 15.6-inch