Reviews Archive

Acer Predator XB271HU Review

The Acer Predator line is the best Acer has to offer when it comes to gaming performance. Their XB270HU model proved especially popular: voted Gamer’s Choice two years in a row. The XB270HU packaged the features of the high-end Predators in a moderately priced monitor. We tried the XB271HU, the improved edition of the 270

MSI H81M-P33 Gaming Motherboard Review

If you’re in the market for a powerful yet compact media centre for your lounge or games room, then the MSI H81M-P33 could the model that you have been looking for, especially at its low price point. The motherboard gives you everything you could want from a motherboard. However, it should be noted that there

Blue Snowball Microphone Review

After extensive research, we know the best budget microphone on the market: the Blue Snowball. If you’ve ever thought about starting a podcast about your favorite TV show, recording a cover version of your favorite song for a friend, or saving time by writing with voice dictation software, you need a better mic than the

LaCie 2TB Rugged Thunderbolt Gaming Hard Drive review

PROS: Compact size but loads of storage space It’s rugged enough to withstand a lot of abuse With the Thunderbolt cable, you have the option of a very fast transfer rate Sleek design, sturdy aluminum case and very cool rubberized cover USB-C is supported for future use CONS: Pricey Some thought the rubber casing was

Samsung 850 PRO Gaming Hard Drive Review

The Samsung 850 PRO is the first of its kind on the market that includes 3D vertical NAND flash memory for premium performance and reliability. The device comes with a ten year warranty and includes a Rapid setting that works to further enhance its performance. The drive is also one of the few on the

Gigabyte Z170x Gaming Motherboard Review

Gigabyte as a company has remained unchanged in the world of PC hardware. Their range of products is unique, allowing even the most casual of gamers and enthusiasts to build their dream machines. Long ago, Apple was one of the main manufacturers of motherboards, but this has now changed, with the company opting to use

ASUS ROG Swift PG279Q Gaming Monitor Review

PROS: Cannot fault the image quality IPS panel ensures excellent color reproduction Very high refresh rate, as in 165Hz It is designed to display every game genre to its full potential Super-smooth, fluid gameplay at high resolution with enhanced features Beautiful, pin sharp detail with rich, vibrant colours Wide viewing angles with consistent, accurate colour

AOC G2460PQU Gaming Monitor Review

PROS: We like the high speed The monitor has an understated but very sleek design 144Hz – need we say more The monitor includes iCare Sensor Technology The OSD is easy to navigate and use Well thought out ergonomics CONS: As with a lot of the monitors it has low-quality speakers The display screen does