Tech News for Friday October 16th 2015


It’s time for the tech news roundup once again.. I’m swamped with things to review, I’m getting requests everyday to review stuff, but I need more sleep too.. . Not sure what they have to do with each other, but whatever. Read the news…

Storage / Memory Related:

Patriot Viper 4 3400MHz CL16 PV48G340C6K 2x4GB DDR4 Review: Fast is the New Normal

G.SKILL F4-3000C15D-16GVRB Ripjaws V 16GB DDR4 Memory Kit Review

QNAP TurboNAS TS-453Mini-8G NAS Server Review @ NikKTech

Patriot Memory Viper 4 Series DDR4 16GB 2400MHz Memory Kit Review

House of (SD) Cards @Hardware.Info

G.Skill Trident Z 3200 MHz C16 DDR4 (2x 8 GB)

HyperX Fury 2666MHz CL15 HX426C15FBK2 2x8GB DDR4 Review: Fast and Furious

Mushkin Atlas Vital 250GB M.2 SSD (MKNSSDAV250GB-D8)

Mushkin Striker 480GB SSD Review, Mush On! (MKNSSDST480GB)

Thecus W2000+ NAS

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

TDK TREK Flex A28 Wireless Speaker Review @ NikKTech

Tt eSports Cronos AD Review@ Vortez

Samsung S32D850T WQHD Monitor Review

Creative Sound Blaster Roar 2 Review @ Vortez

Mobile Related:

MSI GS40 6QE Phantom (Exclusive Preview)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Review

PC Cooling:

Scythe Ninja 4

Noctua NH-D15S CPU Cooler Review: How the Best Got Better

PC Cases:

NZXT S340 Razer Special Edition Review

Streacom F12C Case Video Review

Nanoxia Deep Silence 5 Rev. B

Silverstone Raven RVZ02B-W & SX500-LG

HBT+ Shield 700 Case Review @ Hardware Asylum

SilverStone Fortress FTZ01 Mini-ITX Case Review


Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7 Motherboard Review


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Intel Core i5 6500: A Great Skylake CPU For $200, Works Well On Linux @ Phoronix

In Hindsight… Infamous Tech Industry Predictions and Quotations

Fantastic Fall Gaming System Giveaway Win A CyberPower Trinity Xtreme PC!

Google Web History – Everything You Need to Know

802.11ac Wi-Fi Router Round-Up: ASUS, Netgear, D-Link, and TRENDnet

Which is the Faster CPU: old but high-end or entry-level and new? – Part 1

D-Link AC3200 Ultra (DIR-890L) Review @ Vortez

Gaming / Gaming Related:

Tesoro Excalibur Spectrum @ LanOC Reviews

G Skill Ripjaws KM780 RGB mechanical gaming keyboard

Affordable Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Roundup