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HyperX Alloy FPS review

PROS Proper Cherry MX key switches Customisable red backlighting Great build quality and compact design Textured replacement keycaps CONS MX Blue switches are noisy No

Small SUV Mega Test : CarAdvice readers join us at MotorWorld to test 11 small SUVs

At the recent MotorWorld Sydney event at Sydney Motorsport Park, we assembled 11 small SUVs under $50,000 with the aim of comparing not only the

Zotac Magnus EN1060 review

OUR VERDICT Are you short on places to put a PC, but not lacking in money required to buy one? If so, this miniature PC

Dell OptiPlex 7040 review – mini business configuration with great capabilities

Pros Sturdy and stable construction Easy maintenance Compact dimensions Software and hardware safety Cons Lack of a Wi-Fi module Lack of an SD card reader (in our

HyperX Cloud Stinger review

PROS Lightweight and comfortable Excellent audio quality for the money Great value CONS So-so build quality Non-detachable microphone Analogue connection quality varies by device KEY

Adata SSD Ultimate SU800 review

OUR VERDICT The Adata SSD Ultimate SU800 is a competent budget hard drive that gives you the benefits of solid state storage without breaking the

Acer Predator 15 (G9-593, with GTX 1070) review – the second attack

Pros Aggressive and good-looking design Solid construction with fiber glass reinforcement Comfortable keyboard and trackpad 2.5” HDD/SSD slot + 2x M.2 PCIe NVMe slots Four

Kingston 1TB SSDNow KC400 review

OUR VERDICT If you want plenty of space with your SSD, this is the hard drive to get – but be prepared to spend a

Plantronics RIG 400HS Review – Inexpensive or Just Cheap?

THE GOOD Generally comfortable Decent single-player audio Smart mic design THE BAD Subpar multiplayer and music performance Limited ear cup adjustment Flimsy feel VERDICT The

Kingston HYPERX Cloud Core KHX Gaming Headset Review

Over the years, the use of earphones has become an important part of the dress code. This is largely attributed to its versatility of use

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G) Full review – feature-packed dirt-cheap mid-ranger

Pros Decent touchpad and keyboard experience No PWM above 17% brightness USB-C 3.1 connectivity for ultra-fast data transfer Good price/performance ratio (it’s even suitable for

Best desktop PC : £500/$750, £600/$900 and £700/$1,050 AMD and Intel gaming PCs

We review six cheap gaming PCs – three Intel-based and three AMD – to find the best desktop PC at three different price points. AMD

Top 10 Best SD Memory Cards Tested 2016

If you’re looking for the fastest and most reliable SD memory card, then look no further, as we’ve tested all of the latest high speed

Best SSDs to buy in 2016 : 9 SATA, M.2 and PCI-E SSDs for all budgets

An SSD is the single best and simplest upgrade you can make to any PC or laptop without replacing the processor or graphics card. In

Top 10 best USB flash drives in the UK for 2016

USB memory sticks (or flash drives as they’re often known) are essential to how we consume data on our PCs these days. If you want

AMD Athlon X4 845 Review : A Perfect Budget CPU For Gaming And Multitasking

Introduction A few months ago, AMD released a refresh of their popular Kaveri APUs and along with that, they released the Athlon X4 845 CPU.

Kingston HyperX Savage 240GB SSD Review : a premium product with value and performance

The Good + Current price has become reasonably affordable + Premium design for the rig + Consistent and responsive performance The Not so Good –

The Intel Xeon E5 v4 Review: Testing Broadwell-EP With Demanding Server Workloads

We have been spoiled. Since the introduction of the Xeon “Nehalem” 5500 (Xeon 5500, March 2009), Intel has been increasing the core counts of their

How to speed up Windows 7, 8.1 and 10

We run through the best ways to speed up Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. When we first install Windows or when we power up a

Kingston DataTraveler 2000 Review – Encryption made simple

Data security and privacy is a pretty hot topic right now. Currently Apple is battling it out with the FBI over whether or not they

Scan 3XS Z170 Vengeance Q review

Pros Easily plays 1440p games Near-silent in most tests Sleek, smart design Cons Processor isn’t an unlocked model Mediocre SSD speeds Some upgrades tricky to

PC Specialist Ignis review

Pros Blasts through 1080p and 1440p games Handles 4K titles with minimal tweaking Skylake Core i5 processor is quad-core and quick Smart, unique acrylic chassis

CyberPower Fangbook SX6-300 review

Pros Solid, fast gaming frame rates High-end processor Good-quality screen Responsive keyboard Cons Underwhelming battery life Middling build quality and design Sluggish storage Key Features:

Acer Aspire Switch 11 V review

Pros Windows 10 pre-installed Good sound quality Reasonable performance Cons A touch too expensive Reflective screen What is the Acer Aspire Switch 11 V? The

Cyberpower Infinity X55 SE review: Skylake processor + AMD graphics = one power-hungry gaming rig

The Infinity X55 SE is a rugged-looking desktop PC with chopped off corners and a protruding front grill, which give it an industrial, almost military

How to liquid-cool your GPU in 20 minutes

Closed-loop liquid cooling can be yours for cheap, but read this first to make sure you and your GPU are up for it. You may

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 2GB Video Card Review – ASUS STRIX GTX 950

NVIDIA today launched their latest mainstream graphics card, the GeForce GTX 950, which features a suggested retail price of $159 and uses the GM206 Maxwell

ADATA XPG SX930 SSD review: Nothing special about performance numbers, but it has a 5-yr warranty

ADATA is a known name in the memory and storage segment of the PC components business.  Recently the company released the XPG SX930 series of

Kingston microDuo 3C USB-C Review – One drive, Two plugs

One day the tech world will have embraced the USB-C connector – until then, we’re reliant on devices like Kingston’s DataTraveler microDuo 3C USB Flash