• Kaby Lake 7700K 5GHz AIO Cooler Mega Test

    Kaby Lake 7700K 5GHz AIO Cooler Mega Test
    Want a kaby Lake 7700K? Aiming for 5GHz? We test a shed load of AIO watercoolers to show you what one will help you get there and not make your ears bleed!

  • ASUS ROG Z270 Maximus IX Code and Formula Review & Comparison

    ASUS ROG Z270 Maximus IX Code and Formula Review & Comparison
    The ROG Brand is returning to its enthusiast roots, and with the Code and Formula there is much to sink your teeth into.

  • ASUS Strix Z270E and Z270F Review & Comparison

    ASUS Strix Z270E and Z270F Review & Comparison
    The ASUS Strix brand has exploded in the past couple of years, and the latest Intel chipset brings new Strix motherboards to the show.

  • Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 7 Review

    Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 7 Review
    After losing their way a little in the most recent motherboard generation, Gigabyte are back with a bang in the Z270 range.

  • Intel Kaby Lake i5 7600K and i7 7700K CPU Review

    Intel Kaby Lake i5 7600K and i7 7700K CPU Review
    The next generation of Intel CPUs is here along with a bunch of Z270 motherboards and we're putting them to the test.

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Latest Reviews

4 OCUK Infin8 Empress Mk3 System Review

OCUK Infin8 Empress Mk3 System Review

Systems | 13/01/2017

Has the Kaby Lake range whetted your appetite for a new system? Do you want one that has the very best it is possible to put into a case? OCUK can scratch that itch...

0 Steelseries Rival 500 Gaming Mouse Review

Steelseries Rival 500 Gaming Mouse Review

Input Devices | 09/01/2017

After the genius Rival 700 we've got the Steelseries Rival 500 up for review. Does it continue the excellence of its bigger brother?

26 Kaby Lake 7700K 5GHz AIO Cooler Mega Test

Kaby Lake 7700K 5GHz AIO Cooler Mega Test

Cases & Cooling | 03/01/2017

Want a kaby Lake 7700K? Aiming for 5GHz? We test a shed load of AIO watercoolers to show you what one will help you get there and not make your ears bleed!

MSI AM4 B350 Tomahawk and X370 XPOWER Gaming Titanium shown at CES

MSI AM4 B350 Tomahawk and X370 XPOWER Gaming Titanium shown at CES

ASUS' Kaby Lake Z270 motherboards will feature a one-click 5GHz overclock profile

ASUS' Kaby Lake Z270 motherboards will feature a one-click 5GHz overclock profile

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Latest News

0 Marvell showcase their new 88SS1079 SSD controller

Marvell showcase their new 88SS1079 SSD controller

GPU & Displays | 16/01/2017

Marvell has showcased their new 88SS1079 SSD controller, an upgraded design that will allow cheaper SATA SSDs to be created in the near future.

0 Raspberry Pi release their CM3 compute module

Raspberry Pi release their CM3 compute module

Systems | 16/01/2017

Raspberry Pi release their CM3 compute module, which offers as much power as the Raspberry Pi 3 for prices as low as $25.

1 Cooler Master will release MasterKey S keyboards with Cherry MX speed switches

Cooler Master will release MasterKey S keyboards with Cherry MX speed switches

Input Devices | 16/01/2017

Cooler Master will release MasterKey S keyboards with Cherry MX speed switches, offering faster inputs with smaller actuation distances.

1 Ark's Dinosaurs have been replaced with Pokemon in a new mod

Ark's Dinosaurs have been replaced with Pokemon in a new mod

Software | 15/01/2017

The Dinosaurs of Ark: Survival Evolved have now been replaced with Pokemon thanks to a new game mod.

6 ASUS ROG Z270 Maximus IX Code and Formula Review & Comparison

ASUS ROG Z270 Maximus IX Code and Formula Review & Comparison

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

The ROG Brand is returning to its enthusiast roots, and with the Code and Formula there is much to sink your teeth into.

4 ASUS Strix Z270E and Z270F Review & Comparison

ASUS Strix Z270E and Z270F Review & Comparison

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

The ASUS Strix brand has exploded in the past couple of years, and the latest Intel chipset brings new Strix motherboards to the show.

4 Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 7 Review

Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 7 Review

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

After losing their way a little in the most recent motherboard generation, Gigabyte are back with a bang in the Z270 range.

1 MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Review

MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Review

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

Next up in our mammoth look at the new Z270 motherboards is the MSI Gaming Pro Carbon edition. All the latest techs in an attractive package.

13 Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 9 Preview

Gigabyte Z270X Gaming 9 Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

Having seen how great the Gaming 7 is, we had to take a look at the Gaming 9.

3 ASUS Maximus IX Hero Preview

ASUS Maximus IX Hero Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

The ROG range is more tightly focussed with the Z270 range, and the Hero is the first on the OC3D review table.

1 ASUS ROG Z270G Gaming Strix motherboard Preview

ASUS ROG Z270G Gaming Strix motherboard Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

Need an MATX motherboard with SLI support, dual M.2 and full RGB functionality? Well ASUS may have the board for you with the ROG Z270G Gaming Strix.

0 ASUS Z270 TUF Preview

ASUS Z270 TUF Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

The latest ASUS motherboard with their TUF Armor is the Z270, we we put it to the test.

1 MSI Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon AC Preview

MSI Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon AC Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

Let's have a look at MSI's new Z270I Gaming Pro Carbon motherboard, a Mini-ITX motherboard which packs a surprising amount of features for its size.

6 Gigabyte Z270X Ultra Gaming Preview

Gigabyte Z270X Ultra Gaming Preview

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

Gigabyte have roared back into action with the Ultra Gaming, a motherboard with all the latest tech crammed onto it.

0 ASUS Z270-A Prime Review

ASUS Z270-A Prime Review

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

It's time to look at the Kaby Lake motherboards and processors, and we begin with the ASUS Z270-A Prime

14 Intel Kaby Lake i5 7600K and i7 7700K CPU Review

Intel Kaby Lake i5 7600K and i7 7700K CPU Review

CPU & Mainboard | 03/01/2017

The next generation of Intel CPUs is here along with a bunch of Z270 motherboards and we're putting them to the test.

6 Roccat Skeltr Smart Communication RGB Gaming Keyboard Review

Roccat Skeltr Smart Communication RGB Gaming Keyboard Review

Input Devices | 30/12/2016

The Skeltr is finally released, promising smart device connectivity like no other. We take it for a spin.

16 Razer Deathadder Elite and Gigantus Mousepad Review

Razer Deathadder Elite and Gigantus Mousepad Review

Input Devices | 30/12/2016

Razer have upgraded the sensor on their very popular Deathadder mouse, and we take a look to see how the Elite fares.

8 Samsung NVMe 960 M.2 Evo SSD Review

Samsung NVMe 960 M.2 Evo SSD Review

Storage | 30/12/2016

If the recent review of the Samsung 960 Pro whetted your appetite, but was too rich for your blood, then maybe the Evo will be just the ticket.

4 Cooler Master Master Case Maker 5T Review

Cooler Master Master Case Maker 5T Review

Cases & Cooling | 30/12/2016

Coolermaster is back with another variation on the Master Case thanks to their flexible free-form technology. This one is called the Maker 5T.

3 Steelseries Rival 700 Gaming Mouse Review

Steelseries Rival 700 Gaming Mouse Review

Input Devices | 30/12/2016

The Rival 700 is Steelseries premium gaming mouse, full of features including OLED Display and Haptic Feedback. We put it to the test.

0 Cougar Revenger Mouse and Bunker Bungee Review

Cougar Revenger Mouse and Bunker Bungee Review

Input Devices | 27/12/2016

The Cougar range is enhanced by the inclusion of their new flagship mouse, the Revenger, and a bungee to keep your cable free from restrictions.

2 Google creates a new compression tool loads images with 75% less bandwidth

Google creates a new compression tool loads images with 75% less bandwidth

Software | 15/01/2017

Google's parent company, Alphabet, has created a new image compression tool called RAISR, which can cut bandwidth consumption by 75%.

6 ASUS ROG announces a new HB SLI Bridge design

ASUS ROG announces a new HB SLI Bridge design

GPU & Displays | 15/01/2017

ASUS ROG has announced their latest new HB SLI Bridge design, offering touch sensitive RGB illumination panel and enough bandwidth for future high-refresh rate 4k 144Hz displays.

9 Gigabyte reveal what looks like a GTX 1080Ti

Gigabyte reveal what looks like a GTX 1080Ti

GPU & Displays | 14/01/2017

Gigabyte has revealed what looks like a GTX 1080Ti, using their Aorus design and a GPU core that will be "launching from Nvidia very soon".

4 Windows 10's game mode will work on both Win32 and UWP games

Windows 10's game mode will work on both Win32 and UWP games

Software | 14/01/2017

Microsoft's Mike Ybarra has confirmed that Windows 10's upcoming "Game Mode" will work with both UWP games and traditional Win32 games.

0 Styx: Shards of Darkness PC system requirements

Styx: Shards of Darkness PC system requirements

Software | 13/01/2017

The PC system requirements for Styx: Shadow of Darkness, the Unreal Engine 4 stealth-based assassination game, have been released.

7 Nvidia explain the benefits of their G-Sync HDR technology

Nvidia explain the benefits of their G-Sync HDR technology

GPU & Displays | 13/01/2017

Nvidia has released a new video explaining the benefits of their new G-Sync HDR technology, which should be available in displays sometime in Q2 2016.

0 Nvidia releases their Geforce 376.60 Hot Fix Driver

Nvidia releases their Geforce 376.60 Hot Fix Driver

GPU & Displays | 13/01/2017

Nvidia has released their new Geforce 376.60 Hot Fix Driver, fixing Battlefield 1 crashes and "dark puddle" issues as well as random black screens during DOTA 2 gameplay.

7 Windows 10 Game mode shows up in insider build 15007

Windows 10 Game mode shows up in insider build 15007

Software | 13/01/2017

Windows 10's upcoming "game mode" has shown up in insider build 15007, allowing games to be given resource priority to improve game performance.

32 Will the Nintendo Switch's price be its downfall?

Will the Nintendo Switch's price be its downfall?

Systems | 13/01/2017

The Nintendo Switch will cost £280 in the UK, which is more than the cost of both a PS4 or Xbox One, with game preorders costing as much as £60.

12 Sorry Razer, your stolen Valerie is in another castle

Sorry Razer, your stolen Valerie is in another castle

Systems | 13/01/2017

It looks like Razer's recently stolen Project Valerie prototype has made it onto the Chinese website Taobau, where it is for sale for 150000 Yuan ($22000). This sale is a fake.

3 WWE 2K17 will be coming to PC on February 7th

WWE 2K17 will be coming to PC on February 7th

GPU & Displays | 12/01/2017

WWE 2K17 will be coming to PC on February 7th, here are the PC system requirements.

1 DiRT Showdown is free for a limited time on the Humble Store

DiRT Showdown is free for a limited time on the Humble Store

Software | 12/01/2017

For the next two days, DiRT Showdown will be available for free on the Humble Store.

0 Heroes of the Storm's full hero roster will be free to play this weekend

Heroes of the Storm's full hero roster will be free to play this weekend

Software | 12/01/2017

Heroes of the Storm's full hero roster will be free to play this weekend, allowing players to use all 60 heroes for a limited time.

4 AMD's Naples server platform has been detailed

AMD's Naples server platform has been detailed

CPU & Mainboard | 12/01/2017

AMD's Naples server platform has been detailed, offering up to 128 PCIe 3.0 lanes and support for up to 8 GPUs.

5 Ozone release their new M50 Neon series gaming mouse

Ozone release their new M50 Neon series gaming mouse

Input Devices | 12/01/2017

Ozone has now released their new M50 Neon series gaming mouse, which features a PixArt 3310 sensor, Omron switches and full RGB illumination.

4 Conan Exiles PC system requirements

Conan Exiles PC system requirements

Software | 12/01/2017

Today the PC system requirements for Conan Exiles, a singleplayer/multiplayer survival game based in the Conan universe, have been released.

9 Philips release their BDM4037UW 40-inch 4K curved monitor

Philips release their BDM4037UW 40-inch 4K curved monitor

GPU & Displays | 12/01/2017

Philips have released their BDM4037UW 40-inch 4K curved monitor, with a 10-bit display and 85% NTSC colour gamut coverage.

11 ASUS announce their Zenbook 3 Deluxe UX490 laptop

ASUS announce their Zenbook 3 Deluxe UX490 laptop

GPU & Displays | 12/01/2017

ASUS announce their Zenbook 3 Deluxe UX490 laptop, which features a 14" screen, a slim design and two Thunderbolt 3 ports.

16 AMD is reportedly sampling quad core Ryzen CPUs

AMD is reportedly sampling quad core Ryzen CPUs

CPU & Mainboard | 12/01/2017

AMD has reportedly started sampling quad-core Ryzen CPUs without hyperthreading, which should compete with Intel's i3 and i5 CPU lineup.

1 Seagate is laying off over 2,000 employees

Seagate is laying off over 2,000 employees

Storage | 12/01/2017

Seagate has announced that they will be closing their Suzhou disk manufacturing plant in China, laying off over 2,000 employees.

2 ASRock reveals their new DeskMini Micro-STX gaming PCs

ASRock reveals their new DeskMini Micro-STX gaming PCs

Systems | 11/01/2017

ASRock has revealed their new DeskMini series of Micro-STX gaming PCs, coming with up to an i7 7700K and a GTX 1060/RX 480 with dimensions of only 210mm x 157.5mm x 81.9mm.

7 ASUS announces their GR8 II compact VR ready PC

ASUS announces their GR8 II compact VR ready PC

Systems | 11/01/2017

ASUS has announced their GR8 II gaming PC, a compact 4-litre PC that is VR ready with a Kaby Lake i7 CPU and a GTX 1060 GPU.

9 Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake systems are vulnerable to a USB debugging exploit

Intel Skylake and Kaby Lake systems are vulnerable to a USB debugging exploit

CPU & Mainboard | 11/01/2017

Researchers claim that Intel's Skylake and Kaby Lake U-Series processors are vulnerable to a USB debugging bypass which could be used to attack systems.

8 MSI offers cashback to those who review their Z270 series motherboards

MSI offers cashback to those who review their Z270 series motherboards

CPU & Mainboard | 11/01/2017

MSI are now offering up to £30 cashback to those who review their latest Z270 series motherboards.

11 AMD's Ryzen CPUs will launch at or before GDC 2017

AMD's Ryzen CPUs will launch at or before GDC 2017

CPU & Mainboard | 11/01/2017

AMD's Ryzen CPUs will launch at or before GDC 2017, which starts on February 27th. At GDC AMD plans on delivering an "Optimizing for AMD Ryzen CPU" session to help engineers develop for the new architecture.

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