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Samsung SSD 980 Pro Review

PC builders and upgraders looking for the one of the fastest mainstream SSDs on the market—and rocking a late-model AMD Ryzen desktop—should take a deep,

CAMBRIDGE AUDIO CXA61 REVIEW

Cambridge Audio raise the bar with this truly brilliant stereo amp. Picking the best stereo amplifier for your setup can be a huge challenge. We

Maingear Turbo Review

You don’t have to look far for signs of AMD’s resurgence in the processor market. A number of companies have adopted its chips alongside Intel’s,

Best easy-to-use cameras in 2020

If you want a camera that you can pick up and use without having to page through the manual first, then this guide is for

ASRock Z490 AQUA Review

Ten months ago, AMD released the Ryzen 3000 series desktop processors in one of the most monumental hardware launches of the modern era. This final

Project TinyMiniMicro Dell OptiPlex 3070 Micro Review

STH Project TinyMiniMicro is designed to test small ~1L systems from Lenovo, HP, and Dell. While we are effectively trying to cover all of these

Netgate SG-2100 pfSense Router and Firewall Review

The new Netgate SG-2100 desktop-class network appliance is targeting to fill the gap between SG-1100 and SG-3100 devices. With the surge in remote working and

Asus Strix Scar 15 (2020) review

Gaming laptops like the Asus Rog Strix 15 are fast catching up to their desktop counterparts, proving that they too can handle the fastest and

AMD Ryzen 5000 CPUs are about to launch, and not Ryzen 4000, rumor insists

AMD’s next-gen Zen 3-based processors will be the Ryzen 5000 series – skipping the Ryzen 4000 name on the desktop – according to the latest

AMD boasts that Ryzen 4000 CPUs will be ‘tremendously powerful’

AMD’s Ryzen 4000 desktop processors will be ‘tremendously powerful’ thanks to the major advancements in the Zen 3 architecture they’re built on, a company executive

Fujifilm Instax Square SQ1 review: simple square-format fun

The Fujifilm Instax SQ1 is a stylish and easy-to-operate instant camera that makes use of the brand’s Instax Square format film. This new camera is

Nikon 14-24mm F2.8 S and 50mm F1.2 S for Z-mount unveiled

Nikon has officially announced two more lenses for its Z-mount, full-frame mirrorless system: the Nikkor Z 14-24mm F2.8 S and 50mm F1.2 S. Both are

Sony a7C initial review: Compact size, big sensor image quality

The Sony a7C is the company’s latest and smallest full-frame interchangeable lens camera. It fits a 24MP full-frame sensor and image stabilization into a body

Gigabyte Z490 VISION G Review

Last year, AMD released the Ryzen 3000 series desktop processors in one of the most monumental hardware launches of the modern era. This final step

AMD Ryzen 7 4700G vs Ryzen 7 3800X & 3700X benchmarks – Same results as 3800X but with a lower TDP

It is expected that AMD will announce the launch of their new Renoir desktop APUs sometime in the near future. Sitting at the top of

Best video cameras for photographers

Most modern cameras will shoot video to one degree or another, but these are the ones we’d look at if you plan to shoot some

How to set Chrome as your default web browser in iOS 14

If you prefer Chrome to Safari, you can make it the browser used to open web links from any app. On iPhone, most users just

AMD Ryzen 4000 release date, price, specs and performance

AMD has announced that the Ryzen 4000 processors, using the new Zen 3 architecture, will be officially revealed on 8 October 2020.  The new Zen

Best cameras for travel in 2020

Whether you’re piling the family into the minivan for a trip to Disneyland or backpacking through Southeast Asia, you’ll probably want a camera that has

Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Review

We reviewed Lenovo’s last mid-tower gaming desktop, the Legion T730, at the end of 2018. Now well into 2020, Lenovo is back with a redesign

Best cameras for portraits

Whether you make a living out of taking professional portraits, or are the weekend warrior who knows their way around flashes and reflectors, you’ll want

How to buy a refurbished Mac, MacBook, iPhone, or iPad from Apple

Want a new Apple device but don’t want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead. Refurbished 13.3-inch MacBook Pro 2.0GHz

Marantz HD-DAC1 review

Stylish and capable desktop DAC on a budget The Marantz HD-DAC1 headphone amplifier and DAC is one of Marantz’s premium models, in the popular, smaller

What’s the Difference Between a $20 and $300 USB Hub?

Not all hubs are created equal. Not in the slightest. So you bought a new laptop like MacBook Pro or a Dell XPS 13, but it only has

macOS Big Sur: Everything we’re excited about

Announced at Apple’s first virtual WWDC back in June, macOS Big Sur is the biggest update to Apple MacBooks and desktops in years. The first iteration of OS 11

Microsoft Surface Studio 3 release date, price and rumours

There’s no official word from Microsoft regarding the Surface Studio 3, but given the success and popularity of the all-in-one desktop computer, a third-generation model

Apple is making it easier to get your MacBook fixed

Unless you have an Apple retail store or an authorised service provider close to home, getting your Mac fixed can be a real pain. You

The best camera bargains of 2020

If you’re looking for a high-quality camera, you don’t need to spend a ton of cash, nor do you need to buy the latest and

Lenovo ThinkStation P520 Review

Lenovo’s ThinkStation P520 (starts at $1,415; $2,267 as tested) is the computer giant’s flagship single-CPU workstation. It’s ideal for heavy lifting such as graphics design,

MSI Optix MAG161V Review

The Optix MAG161V, MSI’s first portable gaming monitor, lacks the signature gaming features of the company’s desktop monitors: a high peak refresh rate, adaptive-sync support,