Tech News for Sunday July 31st 2016


Yep, time for the news and there’s a lot of it since I skipped a week… oops… Read the news…

Storage / Memory Related:

Crucial MX300 750GB Limited Edition SSD Review @ NikKTech

Corsair Neutron XTi SSD Review (480GB)

Crucial MX300 750GB Solid State Drive

Synology DS916+ 4-bay NAS

Apacer AS720 Dual Interface SSD 240GB @ LanOC Reviews

MDD BP5e 480GB M.2 SATA III SSD Review

LaCie 2TB Porsche Design USB 3.0 Hard Drive

Kingston SSDNow UV400 SSD Review (480GB)

Synology DS416play Four-Bay Consumer NAS Review

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Oittm REALSOUND RGB Portable Speaker Review @ NikKTech

Turcom AcoustoShock HR-903 Bluetooth Speaker Review @ APH Networks

AMD Extends Polaris Line-up With Mainstream Radeon RX 470 And Radeon RX 460

MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X 8G Graphic Card Review

Sapphire AMD Radeon RX 480 8Gb Graphics Card Review

ASUS Strix Radeon R9 Fury And The State Of DirectX12 Performance

Sapphire RX 480 Nitro + OC 4GB & 8GB Review

Gainward GTX 1060 Phoenix GS Review @ Vortez

ZOTAC GeForce GTX 1060 AMP! Edition Graphics Card Review

Asus RX 480 Strix Gaming OC Aura RGB 8192MB


AMD Announces Polaris-Based Radeon Pro WX Series For Workstation Market, Launches ProRender

MSI GTX 1060 GAMING X Review @ Vortez

EVGA GTX 1070 SC Gaming ACX 3.0 @ LanOC Reviews

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 Xtreme Gaming Graphics Card Review

MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X 8G RGB SLI Review

AMD Positioning Itself to Become a Commanding Force in Rendering

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Founders Edition 8GB Graphics Card Review @ NikKTech

Audioengine HD6 Desktop Computer Speakers Review @ APH Networks

NVIDIA Drops Pascal Bomb With GP102-Based TITAN X, 60 Percent Faster Than Its Predecessor


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 vs. 760 vs. 960 vs. 1060 Performance @ Phoronix

Mobile Related:

Sony Xperia X Performance Review

SanDisk iXpand Memory Case and Battery for iPhone Review

Meizu m3 Note Review

Moto Z DROID And Moto Z Force DROID With Moto Mods Review

How This Long-Time iPhone User Switched to Android

PC Cooling:

Corsair ML140 and ML120 fans Review

REEVEN Steropes Low-Profile CPU Cooler Review @ NikKTech

Alphacool NexXoS Cool Answer 240 DDC XT kit

Reeven Six Eyes II Fan Controller Review: Rediscovering the Joys of Analog

Reeven Ouranos RC-1401 Heatsink Review @ Hardware Asylum

PC Cases:

Antec GX505 Window SC Mid-Tower Chassis Review

Antec P380

Streacom F7C Alpha Mini-ITX Case Review

Best Computer Cases of 2016

Thermaltake Core P3 ATX Wall Mount Chassis Review

Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Mid-Tower Chassis Review

Be Quiet! Silent Base 600 Midi Tower Review @ NikKTech

In Win 707 Case Review

Power Supplies/ Related:

Xtorm AP175 Mobile Solar Panel (SolarBooster) Review @ NikKTech

Review: APC Power Saving Back-UPS Pro 1500VA (BR1500G)

Silverstone Strider Platinum 750W ST75F-PT Overview and Pin-out Guide

Seasonic Prime 750W Titanium Power Supply Review


Gigabyte Z170X Ultra Gaming Motherboard Review @ Hardware Asylum

GIGABYTE 970-Gaming SLI (AMD 970) Motherboard Review

Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Switchmate Bluetooth Smart Light Switch Review

Linksys EA9500 MAX-STREAM AC5400 Wireless Router Review

Alienware Aurora R5 Review: Small Stature, Big Performance

Eurocom Monster 4 (GTX970M)

The Best Keyboards

D-Link DIR-879 EXO AC1900 Wireless Router Review

Tenda AC15 AC1900 802.11ac Router Review: Affordable AC WiFi Performance

ASRock Beebox-S (Intel Core i5-6200U) Mini PC Review

Tesoro Interview

Gaming / Gaming Related:

Tesoro Gram Spectrum Gaming Keyboard Review 

Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum RGB Tunable Gaming Mouse Review @ NikKTech

Vertagear PL6000 Gaming Chair Review

Tesoro GRAM Spectrum RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

GAMDIAS Hephaestus v2 Gaming Headset Review

Razer Naga Hex V2 Review @ Vortez

Logitech MX Master @ LanOC Reviews

SteelSeries APEX M800 Keyboard

Tt eSPORTS Ventus Z Gaming Mouse Review

Tesoro GRAM Spectrum RGB Gaming Keyboard Review