News and Reviews for Wednesday April 30th 2014


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Storage / Memory Related:

StarTech USB 3.0 Hub with Ethernet Review @

iStarUSA 5K25TU Hot Swap 5.25-inch Bay Enclosure Review

PNY Optima 240GB SSD Review – A Low Cost SSD for the Mainstream at $90

Synology DiskStation DS414j NAS Review @

SATA Express Performance: Asus Hyper Express Benchmarked

ADATA XPG V2 2600 MHz RAM Review @

OCZ RevoDrive 350 PCIe SSD 480GB Review

Kingston DataTraveler Mini 16GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive

iStarUSA 5K3525U Hot Swap Bay Enclosure Review

Silicon Power 32GB Superior microSDHC UHS-1 Flash Card Review

Kingston DataTraveler MicroDuo OTG 32GB USB Flash Drive @ NikKTech

Synology DS1513+ 5-Bay NAS Review

Silicon Power Armor A30 1TB USB 3.0 External HDD Review


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Microlab SOLO9C Review @ Vortez

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 CrossFire Video Card Review

ASUS PQ321QE 31.5-inch 4K Monitor Review

AOC G2460PQU 24-inch 144Hz LED Widescreen Monitor Review

Datacolor Spyder HD Review

ASUS GeForce GTX 780 ROG Poseidon Platinum 3GB OC Video Card Review

GIGABYTE GTX 750 Ti OC Review @ Vortez

Workstation Graphics Card Comparison Guide Rev. 8.0

MSI GTX 760 Twin Frozr IV Gaming OC Edition (2GB) Review


Mobile Related:

SteelSeries Stratus Wireless Controller for iOS 7

MSI GS70 STEALTH Laptop Review

Adesso Xtream H2 Bluetooth Headset Review @ APH Networks

Limefuel Blast L156X 15,600mAh External Portable Battery Review

Samsung ATIV Book 9 Plus


PC Cooling:

Noctua NH-D15 Heatsink Review @

Silverstone Tundra Series TD03 CPU Water Cooler Review

Noctua NH-U14S @ LanOC Reviews

Raijintek Pallas Low-Profile CPU Cooler Review @ Modders-Inc

Noctua NH-D15 CPU Cooler Review @ NikKTech

Noctua NH-D15 Review @ Vortez


PC Cases:

IN WIN 904 Mid Tower Case Review @ Modders-Inc

Corsair Graphite 730T Chassis Review

Xigmatek Nebula

SilverStone DS380

Corsair Obsidian 450D Mid-Tower Computer Case

Enermax iVektor Computer Case Review @ Modders-Inc


Power Supplies/ Related:

Corsair AX1500i Power Supply Review @

Bitfenix Fury Gold 750 W

Corsair AX1500i 1500W Titanium Power Supply Review



Gigabyte Z97 and H97 Motherboards Gallery

ASUS Z97 Motherboard Launch Coverage

A Look #throughglass at GIGABYTE’s Upcoming Z97X-SOC Force Motherboard

ASUS Z97-WS Workstation (Intel Z97) Motherboard Review

Asus ‘Z97’ Series Motherboard Line-up: Say Hello to ROG Ranger

Gigabyte Z97X-SOC Force Motherboard Preview

ASUS Z97 Deluxe LGA 1150 Motherboard Review

ASUS Z97-WS Workstation Motherboard (Intel Z97) Overview

Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H-BK Black Edition Motherboard Preview

Asus Sabertooth Z97 Mark 1 Motherboard Preview


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Amped Wireless AC1200 Wi-Fi PCI-E Adapter Video Review

Tech Tip: Quick Guide to Running Linux From a USB Drive

D-Link DAP-1520 AC750 Wi-Fi Range Extender Review

CM Storm Trigger Z Keyboard Review on Technic3D

Should You Select MBR Or GPT When You Install A New Drive? Rev. 2.0

AMD Beema and Mullins Low-Power 2014 APUs Tested

AMD Low-Power APUs: Beema and Mullins Preview

Linksys PLEK500 500Mbps Powerline Homeplug AV2 Kit @ NikKTech

Budget CPU Roundup: AMD Kabini vs. Intel Bay Trail-D

Next Generation Intel Preview – Featuring Asus and Gigabyte @

BIOS Option Of The Week – Dynamic Counter

Braebo Computers ‘Titan’ Budget AMD Gaming System Review

OverclockersUK “Infinity Vesuvius” R9 295X2 QuadXFire System review

AMD A10-7850K APU Review on Technic3D

D-Link DHP-601AV 600Mbps Powerline Starter Kit Review


Gaming / Gaming Related:

CM Storm Sirus-C Gaming Headset Preview @

Mionix Naos 7000 and Avior 7000 Optical Gaming Mouse Review

MSI Next-Gen GAMING 5 Preview

Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Four Gaming Headset Review

Trials Fusion PlayStation 4 Game Review