When new tech releases…

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With all of the new tech releasing this year, I felt this post was pretty much overdue. Generally speaking, when something new releases, it’s out and available for public consumption on the “release day”, but, when speaking about something like graphics cards, that isn’t always the case. In fact, more often … Read More

Why you should wait to buy a GTX 1080 or GTX 1070

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Nvidia’s new Pascal-based GTX 1070 officially released today, following the GTX 1080s May 27th release. Woohoo, right? Well, chances are you’re only “woohooing” if you preordered a card, because scalpers have currently taken over the market and prices are absolutely insane. As of this morning, there are Founders Edition models … Read More

Creative Sound BlasterX H7 Gaming Headset – Review

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Creative’s Sound BlasterX H7 is a headset that not only sounds great but looks great too, it might even be the nicest headset that I’ve had a chance to review so far!

Nvidia’s Pascal-based GTX 1080 and 1070 revealed – Release dates set

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During an even in Austin, Texas on May 7th, Nvidia officially revealed the Pascal-based GTX 1080 and GTX 1070, and set release dates for both. The GTX 1080 will drop on May 27th and will retail starting at $599 or $699 for the Founders edition. The GTX 1070 is going to be … Read More

Creative Sound BlasterX H5 Gaming Headset – Review

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Creative’s Sound BlasterX H5 is really impressive as far as $100 gaming headsets go. It’s possibly one of the most comfortable headsets I’ve used, comparable to the Kingston HyperX Cloud 2, but you’ll definitely want to…

mATX vs ATX motherboard – What should you use for your gaming PC?

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A lot of people get hung up on what form factor they should pick when choosing a motherboard – the cheaper & smaller mATX, or the slightly more expensive & larger ATX? There are other options to choose from but these 2 are the most commonly used, let’s take a … Read More

How much RAM is enough for your gaming PC?

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Random Access Memory, or RAM, is one of those crucial components in a PC build that a lot of people seem to either overlook or know nothing about. So how much RAM is enough, and do you really need to run Dual Channel to get the best performance while gaming? Let’s … Read More