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Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 Low Profile Gaming Keyboard Review: Slim Complications
Corsair’s K70 RGB MK.2 swaps out the full-sized switches for low profile ones. The results are mixed, and we'd like to see a price drop.
Best Gaming Mice for 2019
When it comes to gaming, nothing beats having the right mouse for both your grip and your game.
Crucial BX500 SSD Review: The DRAMless Invasion Continues (Updated)
Crucial's BX500 is designed to bring blazing SSD throughput to your PC at a low price, but it has a few caveats.
Beyerdynamic Fox USB Studio Microphone Review: Pop-Shielded Excellence
Beyerdynamic wedges its way into the game streaming market with its impressive Fox standalone mic.
Cooler Master MasterKeys MK850 Gaming Keyboard Review: Analog Excellence
While the price is high and there's room for improvement--or just other switch options--the MK850 is the current pinnacle of analog keyboard excellence.
PCIe 4.0 SSD Exclusive: Testing Phison's PS5016-E16 NVMe Controller
Will 5 GB/s of throughput have a real impact on common desktop workloads, like gaming? Let's see.
Silicon Power XPower Turbine DDR4-3200 Kit Review: Inexpensive RGB
Silicon Power joins the most price-competitive segment of the high-end DDR4 market: Can it beat established players?
ViewSonic Elite XG350R-C 35-inch Curved QHD Gaming Monitor Review: Mid-Priced Excellence
The ViewSonic XG350R-C Elite is a 35-inch curved VA screen with AMD FreeSync and non-official Nvidia G-Sync compatibility.
G.Skill Trident Z RGB AMD DDR4-3466 4x 8GB CL18 Kit Review: Beautiful, but Average
G.Skill has had success making competitively priced kits for mainstream platforms. But how does its latest Threadripper kit fare against the competition?
Best VR Headsets for Gaming and PC 2019
We break down the best consumer VR headsets for gaming and PC, from cheap to premium.
Best 4K Gaming Monitors for PC 2019: 144 Hz to Budget
Based on our testing, here are the best 4K gaming monitors, from budget to 144 Hz—all equipped with G-Sync or FreeSync.
ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming 7 Motherboard Review: Fast Ethernet Slips Under $200
ASRock’s manages to deliver integrated 2.5GbE at under $200, but mediocre overclocking and high temps with the stock i9-9900K hold this board back.
Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model Review: 240Hz, Esports Ready Display
In esports, every frame counts. The 240Hz display on the Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model is one of the speediest displays I’ve seen.
Seasonic Focus SGX 500W SFX-L Power Supply Review: Top Performance In A Small Package
The Seasonic Focus SGX units bring a fresh air in the SFX-L market thanks to their high performance per buck ratios.
T-Force Vulcan Z 2x 8GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit Review: More Value For Asus Motherboards
Team Group charges hard into the value segment of the enthusiast market with an unlit DDR4-3200 C16 kit. Is it the right value for your build?
25+ Linux Commands Raspberry Pi Users Need to Know
All the Raspbian command-line commands you need to copy files, install software, edit text and much, much more.
ID Cooling Auraflow X 240 Cooler Review: Nicely Priced
ID Cooling's Auraflow X 240 offers budget-friendly liquid cooling, mid-range performance, and lackluster RGB illumination.
9 Things You Didn’t Know About Overclocking Competitions
Judges at G.Skill’s latest OC World Cup at Computex 2019 dish secrets from behind the overclocking bench.
Cougar Gemini ATX Case Review: Stylish, but Not Cool Enough
Cougar wants its Gemini T to be the best in its class, but can it offer enough features, quality and performance to justify its price class?
Creative SXFI Air Headset Review: Versatile but Bulky
The Creative SXFI Air excels against similarly priced rivals in audio and gaming, but it's best suited to those who are gamers first, but want their media to sound good, too.
Razer Kraken Gaming Headset Review: Reimagining a Gaming Great
The new Razer Kraken is great value, and delivers better audio than you’d expect, but there are some trade-offs.
Big League Modders Discuss Building Eye-Popping Rigs for Computex
Modders at Computex 2019 gave us an inside look at what goes into building a piece of computing art for a global tech trade show.
Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB Review: It's Time to Challenge Turing
Sapphire’s Nitro+ RX Vega 56 8G is distinctly high-end. Unfortunately, it’s also difficult to find as the company focuses on its Pulse-series cards. Don’t let that scare you away from other, cheaper Radeon RX Vega 56es, though.
How to Buy the Right CPU Cooler: A Guide for 2019
If you plan to overclock or you just want a quiet system the CPU cooler matters a lot. We'll steer you in the right direction.
How to Buy a Motherboard: A Guide for 2019
We're here to help untangle motherboard complexities and guide you to the right model, without blowing your build budget for other key components.
How to Buy the Right GPU: A Graphics Card Guide for 2019
Picking the right graphics card for gaming is hard. We’ll walk you through how to buy a GPU and get the right card for your PC without spending more than needed.
Best PC Cases 2019: Our Tested Picks for Your New Build
Here are the best cases for custom PC builds. Our recommendations factor in cooling and noise, and many sell for less than $100 (£100, $150 AU).
Best Motherboards 2019: For Gaming, by Socket and Chipset
Here are the best motherboards for Intel and AMD’s top processors. These boards offer great features, overclocking performance and pricing.
Best Gaming Laptops of 2019
Here are our favorite gaming laptops for every need, based on our testing and reviews.
How to Play Rage 2 on Integrated Graphics
With a few settings tweaks, you can get smooth performance in Rage 2, even with very a low-end or integrated GPU.
The Best External Hard Drives and Portable SSDs of 2019
Here are the best external hard drives and SSDs for the money. These drives offer the best balance of performance, features and price.
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.
GPU Performance Hierarchy 2019: Video Cards Ranked
Is RX Vega 56 quicker than RTX 2060? How about GTX 1650 vs RX 570? We've tested all the current chips from Nvidia and AMD so you can see how each stacks up.
Best Graphics Cards for Gaming in 2019
Here are the best gaming graphics cards for the money. These graphics cards offer the best performance at their price and resolution, from 1080p to 4K.
Best Cheap CPUs of 2019, Tested and Ranked
You can get a high-quality processor for less than $60. We tested several cheap CPUs to help you find the right one.
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.
Best Desktop CPUs for Work 2019
We've compiled a list of processors that represent the best bang for your buck in common productivity tasks. AMD dominates the scorecard.
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.
Seagate BarraCuda 510 M.2 NVMe SSD Review: Competitive Performance Meets Bad Pricing
Seagate's new BarraCuda 510 brings competitive performance, but pricing needs a makeover.
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.
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.
Cooler Master MM830 Gaming Mouse Review: Fast, Flashy, and Flawed
Can a kind-of-crazy 24k sensor and a tiny OLED screen push Cooler Master's latest premium gaming mouse past the many competing rodents?
Razer Seiren X Microphone Review: Compact Streamer Upgrade
For streamers who need a portable or space-saving setup, the Seiren X is a good fit, offering crystal-clear vocals. But it picks up keyboard and mouse clicks.
Our Favorite Computex 2019 Case Mods: From Beer, to the Iron Throne and Pork Ramen
Here are the 23 best PC case mods from Computex 2019.
G.Skill Trident Z RGB 2x 16GB DDR4-3600 C17 Kit Review: Elusive Value
Can an RGB memory kit offer better value at DDR4-3600 CAS 17? Perhaps not in the US. But it may be tough to find this G.Skill kit in stock when you’re ready to buy.
Patriot Viper VPN100 NVMe SSD Review: A Tactical Upgrade
Patriot's latest SSD comes with a powerful and proven design from Phison, an impressive heatsink, and write endurance to handle any task.
Best of Computex 2019: Overclocked with Innovations
Much of Computex 2019 hinged on AMD's Ryzen 3000 CPUs and the X570 chipset. But we also saw plenty of excellent unrelated hardware. Here’s the best of what we saw at Taipei’s big tech trade show.
SilverStone ST1000-PTS Power Supply Review: Downsizing To The Extreme
The SilverStone ST1000-PTS has 554W per liter power density, thanks to its 1kW capacity and the compact dimensions. Is it a good option for $254 (£195)?
Patriot Viper Steel 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit: Disruptive Value
Just when we thought we’d found the ultimate value in a 32GB dual-channel performance kit, Patriot stepped in to deliver low-priced RAM excellence.
Corsair RM850 Power Supply Review: A Solid Value
The Corsair RM850 power supply is a more affordable version of the highly successful RM850x, featuring good performance and silent operation.