Tech News for Saturday September 9th 2017


Yeah it’s time for the news. I think I need to post some more rants on here, lots of things pissing me off lately….so look for those…

Storage / Memory Related:

G.SKILL Trident Z RGB Review @ Vortez

Crucial BX300 480GB SSD Review

WD Blue And SanDisk Ultra 3D SSD Review: Fast, Affordable Solid State Storage

WD Blue 3D & SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB SATA III SSDs Review

Adata’s SD700 portable SSD reviewed

QNAP TS-253B Network Attached Storage Review @ APH Networks

HP SSD S700 PRO 1TB Solid State Drive Review

Toshiba N300 6TB High Reliability Hard Drive For NAS Review  @ NikKTech

Western Digital My Passport SSD 1TB USB 3.1 Review

QNAP TS-453B 4-bay NAS

Crucial BX300 Review @ Vortez

G.SKILL Flare X DDR4 Review @ Vortez

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Creative MUVO 2C Review @ Vortez

Sound BlasterX AE-5 Pro Gaming Sound Card Review @ Hardware Asylum

GALAX GeForce GTX 1080 Ti HOF: Performance King with LCD

8K Benchmarking: 7680 x 4320 is AMAZING! – Part 1

SteelSeries Arctis 7 Lag-Free Wireless Gaming Headset Review @ NikKTech

SJCAM SJDASH Car Dashboard Video Camera Review @ NikKTech

Grado GH2 Heritage Limited Edition Headphones Review

Mobile Related:

Motorola Moto Z2 Play Review

Huawei Mate 9 Review: A Well-Appointed Android Device, At A Bargain Price

Razer Blade Stealth (Mid 2017) Review

GIGABYTE P56XT (Intel Kaby Lake) Gaming Laptop Review

MSI GE63VR 7RE Raider Review @ Vortez

How to Squeeze the Most Out of Your iPhone’s Battery

LG V30 hands-on: Believe the hype

LG V30 Hands-On First Look: What May Be A Fantastic Android Flagship

Razer Blade Stealth Laptop On Linux, Various Linux Laptop Performance Metrics @ Phoronix

HTC U11 Review

Moto Z2 Force Review: Shatterproof, Modular Android

Best Android Smartphone Battery Life: 500+ Hours of Testing

PC Cooling:

Swiftech Apogee SKF “Heirloom Series” CPU Water Block

Be quiet! Shadow Rock TF 2 CPU Cooler Review @ NikKTech

Corsair Commander Pro: fan, lighting, temperature control w/ Link

CRYORIG H7 Quad Lumi

Scythe Mugen 5 Rev.B CPU Cooler Review

PC Cases:

Game Max Moonstone (Tempered Glass w/ RGB Fans) Case Review

Rosewill ORBIT-Z1

Enermax GraceFun Case Unboxing

Raijintek Thetis

Power Supplies/ Related:



ASRock Z270 Taichi Motherboard Review

MSI X399 GAMING PRO CARBON AC TR4 Motherboard Review

ASRock X299 Gaming i9

ASUS ROG ZENITH EXTREME (AMD X399) Motherboard Review

MSI X299 Gaming M7 ACK Motherboard Review

Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Project Build Iris – Part 2 @ LanOC Reviews

MEGA GIVEAWAY: ASRock X299 Taichi and Pro Gaming Boards

Upgrade My PC Please! Episode 1: The First 5

Top 5 Worst CPUs

AMD launches Ryzen Threadripper 1900X CPU and more

ECS Liva Z Plus Kaby Lake UCFF PC Review

8-Way Linux OS Comparison On A Dual Xeon Scalable Gold Server @ Phoronix

AMD Threadripper 1950X Linux Benchmarks @ Phoronix

ASUS XG-C100C 10Gbe PCIe Network Adapter Review

Gaming / Gaming Related:

Roccat Leadr Wireless Mouse Review

HyperX Alloy Elite Mechanical Keyboard Review @ APH Networks

HyperX Alloy Elite Review @ Vortez

Bloody B820R Light Strike Keyboard

Patriot Viper V770 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

Distrust Survival Game Review

Arozzi Vernazza World Of Tanks Edition Gaming Chair Review @ NikKTech

Mionix Naos QG

ROCCAT LEADR Wireless RGB Gaming Mouse Review

SteelSeries Rival 500 MOBA/MMO Gaming Mouse Review

SteelSeries QcK Prism Review @ Vortez

Tesoro Excalibur SE Spectrum

Destiny 2 Benchmarked: 30 GPUs Tested

Destiny 2 Beta: Performance Analysis

Cooler Master MasterSet MS120 @ LanOC Reviews

gamescom 2017 coverage with approx 400 gamescom pictures

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Creative Sound BlasterX Vanguard K08 Mechanical Keyboard Review @ APH Networks