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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB Review: Turing Without The RTX
For the gamers out there who wondered how Nvidia’s Turing architecture would perform if the company stripped out its Tensor and RT cores, you’re about to find out. GeForce GTX 1660 Ti is all about accelerating today's games.
Acer Predator XB273K 4K 144Hz Monitor Review: The Next Best Thing
The Acer Predator XB273K is a 27-inch HDR, 4K monitor with G-Sync, 144Hz and DCI-P3. Not only is it a killer gaming screen, it goes toe-to-toe with pro displays.
How to Choose a PC Monitor: A 2019 Guide
Learn how to pick the best PC monitor, whether your focus is gaming, professional or general use.
Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB 32GB DDR4-3600 C16 Review: Bright Lights, Speed City
More RGB, more performance. What else does Corsair’s latest Dominator Platinum kit have in store for us?
Quietly Chill: How to Install a Graphics Card Water Block
Installing a water block on an expensive graphics card can be daunting. We'll walk you through the process of putting an Alphacool block on an RTX 2080 Ti.
Best Gaming Laptops of 2019
Here are our favorite gaming laptops for every need, based on our testing and reviews.
Best VR Headsets for Gaming and PC 2019
Here are the best VR headsets for PC ranging from $400 to $800 - these are truly the ultimate gaming peripherals.
Best Memory 2019: Fast, Cheap & RGB
Here are the best performing RAM kits we’ve tested: computer memory that’s ideal for gaming, video editing and graphics-heavy applications.
Antec Torque Case Review: Pretty Vacant
The Antec Torque joins a new class of open-air chassis of similar appearance. Does it have the features or performance to to earn our recommendation?
Patriot Viper Steel DDR4-4400: One Speedy Serpent
There's no steel here, but the performance is real: Patriot’s DDR4-4400 kit is the best-performing 2x8GB model we’ve tested.
How to Install Full Windows 10 on a Raspberry Pi
There's an unofficial way to run Windows 10, including win32 apps, on a Raspberry Pi 3 or higher.
Best CPU Coolers 2019: Air and Liquid
Here are the best CPU cooling solutions (air and liquid) for a range of systems, from small form-factor builds to overclocked big-rigs.
Best Gaming CPUs for 2019
Here are the best gaming CPUs for the money. These processors offer the best performance at their price and are suitable for overclocking.
GPU Performance Hierarchy 2019: Video Cards Ranked
Is RX Vega 56 quicker than GTX 1070? How about GTX 1050 vs RX 550? We've tested all the current chips from Nvidia and AMD so you can see how each stacks up.
Best Gaming Monitors 2019: 4K, Budget and More
Here are the best gaming monitors available today, ranging from inexpensive 60-144hz monitors to top-of-the-line 4K panels equipped with G-Sync or FreeSync.
BenQ PD2700U 4K HDR Monitor Review: Pro-Level Accuracy, Attractive Price
The BenQ PD2700U delivers professional-grade performance at a reasonable price. We test out the 27-inch IPS panel with 4K/UHD resolution, HDR10 and factory-certified calibration.
Memory Overclocking on Z390 Coffee Lake: What RAM Speed Do You Need?
We evaluate the impact of memory speeds from DDR4-2133 to DDR4-4400 on the Coffee Lake Refresh platform.
North Focals Review: Stealthy, Stylish Smart Glasses
Focals, new smart glasses from North, act and look like prescription glasses and have an AR display only the wearer can see, with apps like Alexa and Uber.
Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses Review: AR Fun Over Fashion
Vuzix Blade is an advanced pair of smart glasses with apps and image quality that’ll leave you impressed. However, their unflattering look, painful fit and tinted lenses means you probably won’t want to wear them all day.
Origin PC Neuron Review: Good Performance and Style
The Origin PC Neuron delivers impressive performance and can be customized however you like, but can run loud and needs dust protection.
MSI GE75 Raider Laptop Review: Gaming Perks
MSI combines an 8th Gen Intel CPU with RTX 2080 and throws in colorful effects and a healthy amount of software. The result is a speedy, stylish machine.
3Doodler Create+ Review: 3D Printing Pen Will Draw You In
The 3Doodler Create+ 3D printing pen is easy and fun to use. However, it can be hard to get a clean look due to some functionality flaws.
Best Graphics Cards for Gaming in 2019
Here are the best gaming GPUs for the money. These graphics cards offer the best performance at their price and resolution, from 1080p to 4K.
Best Gaming Desktops 2019
We tested pre-built gaming desktop PCs with our typical gauntlet of real-world and synthetic benchmarks to measure overall system performance.
Metro Exodus Sneak Peek: Ray Tracing and DLSS Performance, Benchmarked
Metro Exodus would be a hotly anticipated game, with or without support for Nvidia's ray tracing and DLSS features. But today's quick look at performance focuses specifically on the impact of those two capabilities.
Best Power Supplies 2019
Here are the best power supplies for gaming PCs. These PSUs offer the best reliability, performance and protection for your components.
Best CPUs for Desktop Applications 2019
We've compiled a list of processors that represent the best bang for your buck in common productivity tasks. AMD dominates the scorecard.
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro Review: Go Pro on a Budget
Today we tear into the XPG SX8200 Pro, Adata’s highest-performing NVMe M.2 SSD yet.
The Best External Hard Drives and Portable SSDs of 2019
Here are the best portable hard drives and external SSDs for the money. These drives offer the best balance of performance, features and price.
EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GM PSU Review: Big Power In A Small Form Factor
The 650 GM is EVGA's highest-end SFX-based power supply. It is a based on a unique FSP platform, yielding different (but still good) performance characteristics compared to Corsair's venerable SF600.
ASRock Z390 Extreme4 Review: 9th Gen “Core” Value?
Boasting Core i9 support at a mid-market price, could ASRock’s mid-market board be your path to performance value? Not when paired with a Core i9 CPU.
Cooler Master Hyper 212 Black Edition and RGB Review: A Legacy for Value
We test out new swanky, upgraded versions of Cooler Master’s Hyper 212 coolers, the Hyper 212 Black Edition with a Silencio fan and the Hyper 212 RGB Black Edition.
Alienware Autopsy: Dissecting the Area-51m Gaming Laptop
The Alienware Area-51m is the most upgradeable laptop we’ve seen in a long time. So we gave it the teardown treatment and removed the storage, CPU, RAM and GPU.
Alienware Area-51m Laptop Review: Upgradeable Excellence
The Alienware Area-51m features upgradeable parts and is one of the most powerful gaming laptops that we have ever tested.
AMD Radeon VII 16GB Review: A Surprise Attack on GeForce RTX 2080
AMD is first to market with a 7nm gaming GPU. The company complements its Vega 20 processor with 16GB of HBM2 on a 4,096-bit bus, packing it all into a 300W Radeon VII graphics card. Should those numbers impress you? Yeah, actually, they should.
How to Choose a Gaming Laptop: A Guide for 2019
Between the GPU, CPU, screen and keyboard, you’re buying a whole rig when you get a gaming laptop. Here’s how to pick a good one.
How to Choose a Motherboard: A Guide for 2019
We're here to help untangle motherboard complexities and guide you to the right model for your wants and needs, without blowing your build budget.
How to Buy the Right Graphics Card: A Guide for 2019
Picking the right graphics card for your gaming desires can be daunting. We’ll walk you through the basics, so you can find the right card for your rig and without spending more than you need to.
Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Xtreme Review: On the Edge of Excellence
Gigabyte's Z390 Aorus Xtreme combines the best features of its top boards on a single product, and then adds external controllers. We take a closer look.
CPU Hierarchy 2019: Intel and AMD Processors Ranked
All of today's consumer, desktop CPUs compared, including Intel's 9th Gen Core series and AMD's Ryzen 2.
How to Buy the Right CPU: A Guide for 2019
Whether you’re building or upgrading a new PC, the CPU matters a lot (and the chip you choose will also dictate your motherboard purchase). Here is a guide.
How to Get Windows 10 for Free (or Under $30)
If you need Windows for a PC build, Microsoft charges a whopping $139. But there are ways to get the OS for a lot less or even for free.
Cooler Master SK630 / SK650 Keyboards Review: Low-Profile, High Portability
Cooler Master’s new SK650 and SK630 keyboards promise all of the typing comfort and RGB glamour you have on your desk at home in a lightweight form factor that fits easily in your bag.
How to Buy the Right SSD: A Guide for 2019
Upgrading a platter hard drive to an SSD is one of the greatest (and cheapest PC) upgrades you can make. Here's a guide to help you choose.
Unboxing AMD's Radeon VII: A Sneak Peek At Vega 20
AMD's Radeon VII is running the gauntlet in Tom's Hardware's U.S. lab. Ahead of our complete review, we wanted to give a first peek at the company's flagship, which took the industry by surprise.
Thermaltake A500TG Aluminum Case Review: Gorgeous Versatility
Want an extremely versatile PC case with a sleek and sophisticated design? Look no further than the Thermaltake A500TG Aluminum case. Just remember to bring your gold card because this premium case doesn't come cheap.
Lian Li Strimer 8 Pin Review: RGB Comes to PCIe Cables
Lian Li’s Strimer lineup now includes a model for your PCIe graphics card power cables. It’s fairly affordable, but there’s no controller in the box.
Corsair One i160 Review: The Compact Performance PC, Refined
Corsair’s One i160 sports new top-end components and a redesigned layout. It’s expensive in every configuration option, but its performance & design impress.
Intel Xeon W-3175X Review: Ultimate Performance at the Ultimate Price
Intel's Xeon W-3175X is a shot across AMD's bow, boasting tons of cores, lots of cache, and high clock rates. It's too bad that a sky-high price tag puts it out of reach for most enthusiasts.
Gigabyte Aero 15 X9 Gaming Laptop Review: RTX Works, AI Bores
Gigabyte’s Aero 15 X9 is a sleek notebook with Nvidia’s RTX Max-Q graphics, but its attempt to integrate AI into gaming is a bore.