Tech News for Saturday September 30th 2017


Been sick this past week, still sick actually, just not as bad, some upper respiratory infection thing going on, sucks, but I have work to do, here’s the tech news…

Storage / Memory Related:

Synology DS416 Review @ Vortez

Crucial BX300 3D MLC SSD Review: Affordable, Durable, Solid State Storage

Areca ARC-8050T3 12-Bay Thunderbolt 3 RAID DAS Review

Plextor M8Se 256GB & 512GB NVMe PCIe SSD Review

Audio / Video / Video Cards:

Sennheiser GSP 350 Headset Review

The Best Graphics Cards

ASUS ROG Poseidon GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Platinum Review

Rosewill Nebula GX50

Jabra Elite Sport True Wireless Earbuds Review @ NikKTech

Zotac GTX 1080 Ti Mini Review – the worlds smallest!

Asus ROG Strix XG27VQ Review

Philips BDM4037UW 40-Inch Curved 4K UHD LCD Display Review @ NikKTech

Tunai DRUM Bass-Enhanced Audiophile Earphones

Mobile Related:

Reality Distortion Field: 10 Things Apple Won’t Directly Say But We’ll Infer About the iPhone X

Moto Z2 Play Review: A Refined Battery Life Champion Returns

PC Cooling:

Koolance VID-NX1080 GPU Water Block

Scythe Mugen 5 SCMG-5000 CPU Cooler Review

Noctua NH-U9 TR4-SP3: Keeping Threadripper Running Happy With Air Cooling @ Phoronix

Reeven Kiran RGB 120mm Fan Overview

PC Cases:

Cooler Master Cosmos C700P Full-Tower Chassis Review

Cooler Master Cosmos C700P – the 22kg MONSTER!

Cooler Master Cosmos C700P

Phanteks Enthoo Evolv Shift Review

Phanteks Eclipse P300

In Win 101 Computer Case Review @ APH Networks

RAIJINTEK Asterion Classic Aluminum Chassis

Power Supplies/ Related:

Enermax Revolution Xt II 750W PSU Review

Seasonic FOCUS Plus 850 Gold 850W Power Supply Review @ APH Networks


EVGA X299 Micro @ LanOC Reviews

MSI X299 XPOWER GAMING AC Motherboard Review

ASRock X399 Taichi Motherboard Unboxing Video

EVGA X299 Micro Motherboard Review @ Hardware Asylum

Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Benchmarks Show Firefox 57 Quantum Doing Well, But Chrome Largely Winning @ Phoronix

Acronis True Image 2018 Review @ APH Networks

Intel’s Core i9-7980XE and Core i9-7960X CPUs reviewed

macOS 10.13 High Sierra vs. Ubuntu Linux Performance @ Phoronix

Intel Core i5-7640X 4.0 GHz

Zotac’s Zbox Magnus EN1080K small-form-factor PC reviewed

Ryzen 3 vs. Core i3 benched on GTX 1060/1070 & RX Vega

HP OfficeJet Pro 8740 Printer Review

Intel Core i9 7980XE Linux Benchmarks: 18 Core / 36 Threads For $1999 USD @ Phoronix

Intel Core i9 7960X Linux Benchmarks @ Phoronix

Intel Core i9-7980XE Extreme Edition

Intel Core i9-7980XE and i9-7960X CPU Review

Intel Core i9-7980XE & 7960X Review

Intel i9-7980XE and i9-7960X – Core-X Again @ LanOC Reviews

Intel Core i9-7980XE And Core i9-7960X Review: Intel Attacks AMD Threadripper

ASUS Tinker Board Is An Interesting ARM SBC For About $60 USD @ Phoronix

Project Build: Carmine – Part 3 – Custom all the things @ LanOC Reviews

TP-Link Archer C3150 Dual-Band Wireless Router Review

PCSpecialist Apollo X01 (i7-7820X & 1080 Ti) System Review

A Look at AMD’s Threadripper CPU Hardware Modes

Gaming / Gaming Related:

Patriot Viper V770 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ NikKTech

SteelSeries Apex M750 Keyboard

Mionix Castor Ice Cream Gaming and Artist Mouse Review

E-Win Flash Series Gaming Chair

Mastering PUBG With The Help Of NVIDIA ShadowPlay Highlights

Gamdias Hermes P1 RGB Gaming Keyboard Review

Cooler Master MasterSet MS120 Keyboard+Mouse Combo Review

EWin Racing Champion Series Gaming Chair Review @ NikKTech

Cooler Master MasterKeys L PBT Mechanical Keyboard Review @ APH Networks

Vertagear SL5000 Gaming Chair

Corsair K70 LUX RGB Review @ Vortez

iKBC F108 RGB Keyboard