Tech News for Sunday February 15th 2015


Time for the news, I’ve got nothing to say, except it’s cold here!  -3F right now with wind chill at about –20F… So I’m going to go and get warm…

Storage / Memory Related:

Plextor M6e Black Edition PCIe 256GB SSD Review

Inateck HB3001G OTG 3-Port USB Hub and Card Reader Review

Plextor M6 Pro 256GB SSD Review

Silicon Power Mobile X31 OTG USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

Patriot Ignite SSD Review (480GB)

ADATA XPG Z1 16GB 2400MHz DDR4 Memory Kit Review

AMD Radeon R9 Gamer Series DDR3-2400

ADATA Premier Pro SP900 M.2 6Gbps SSD Review (256GB)

Plextor M6 Pro 128GB SSD Review

G.Skill Ripjaws 4 DDR4-2666 Memory Review

Plextor M6e Black Edition 128GB PCIe SSD Review

Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400MHz Memory Review

Plextor M6e Black Edition PCI Express SSD Review

QNAP TurboNAS TS-431 NAS Server Review @ NikKTech

Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400Mhz Memory Review

Plextor M6e Black Edition 256GB PCIe SSD Review


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 SLI vs Radeon R9 290X 8GB at 4K on AMD FX-9590

NVIDIA GeForce 347.52 Performance Analysis @ Vortez

Asus Echelon Forest Multi-Platform Gaming Headset Review

Palit GTX960 Super JetStream Review

SDR Guide – SDR-Receiver with DVB-T USB Stick

ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Edition Video Card Review

SteelSeries Siberia Elite Prism Review @ Vortez

Desktop Graphics Card Comparison Guide Rev. 29.7

6-way GeForce GTX 960 Shootout

AMD Radeon R9 290X 8GB vs R9 295X2 at 4K on the AMD FX-9590 CPU

MSI GTX 960 Gaming 2G @ LanOC Reviews

Razer Adaro Stereos Headset Review

Sennheiser Urbanite On-Ear Headphones Review

Asus R9 290X Matrix Platinum @ LanOC Reviews

MSI GeForce GTX 960 GAMING 2G OC Edition Video Card Review

MSI GT80 Titan SLI Review @ Vortez

Desktop Graphics Card Comparison Guide Rev. 29.6

MSI GTX 960 Gaming 2G Video Card Review: Aggressive yet Refined

SteelSeries Siberia Elite Prism Gaming Headset Review @ NikKTech

Cooler Master CM Storm Ceres 500 Gaming Headset Review

Vantec DSH-300U3 USB 3.0 Universal Dual-Video Docking Station Review

Asus GTX 980 Strix @ LanOC Reviews


Mobile Related:

Verizon Sony Xperia Z2 and Z3v @ LanOC Reviews

The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Media Preview

verykool s5511 Juno Quatro Smartphone Review @

Samsung Galaxy A5 Review

LUXA2 P1-PRO 7000mAh Outdoor Power Bank Review @ NikKTech

ZTE Grand X Plus

ZTE Grand X Plus (Z826) Android Phone Review

Noreve iPad Air 2 Protective Cases Review


PC Cooling:

Cryorig H5 Universal CPU Cooler Review

Corsair Hydro H110i GT CPU Cooler Review

Corsair H110i GT Review

Corsair H110i GT Review @ Kitguru

Cryorig H7 CPU Cooler Review

Deepcool Gamer Storm Captain 360


PC Cases:

Xigmatek Spirit M Mini-Tower Chassis Review

Origin Genesis PC Chassis Review – Part 1

AeroCool XPredator X3 Devil Red Edition Midi Tower Review @ NikKTech

Be Quiet Silent Base 800 Computer Case Review

Lian Li DK-02X

SilverStone Fortress FT05 Computer Case Review @ APH Networks

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv Case Review on Technic3D


Power Supplies/ Related:

FSP AURUM PT 1000W Power Supply Review

SuperFlower Leadex Titanium 1600W Review

Thermaltake Toughpower 1500W Gold PSU Unboxing & Overview

Thermaltake Toughpower DPS G 1050W Power Supply



ASRock X99 OC Formula Review

GIGABYTE MD60-SC0 (Intel C612) Server Motherboard Review

ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer mATX Motherboard Review

Gigabyte X99-UD4 Rev 1.0 motherboard Review


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

American Sniper (2014) Cinema Movie Review

Thermaltake Core V1 mITX Chassis Giveaway

Func MS-2 Optical Mouse Review @ APH Networks

Cougar 600K Review

four keyboards from Thermaltake, Cherry and Func

Shuttle XH97V w/ Pentium G3258

Netgear ProSAFE GSS108E Click Series 8-port Gigabit Switch Review

Build a 1440p Gaming PC Under $900

The 2015 Alienware 15 & Alienware 17 Launch Event!

BIOS Option Of The Week – Max Async Latency

GTX 960 Gaming Rig Under $900

TP-LINK Archer C9 AC1900 Dual-Band Router Review

AMD FX vs. Intel Budget Shootout

9-Way Linux Laptop Performance Comparison From Intel Nehalem To Broadwell @ Phoronix

Logitech G502 Proteus Core Mouse Review

Intel NUC5i5RYK Broadwell-U Mini-PC Hands-On Video With Benchmarks

ChillBlast Fusion Nano Custom System


Gaming / Gaming Related:

Evolve Benchmarked, Performance Review

Video Review: Alienware Area 51 (2015) Gaming PC

Battlefield Hardline Video Card Performance Preview