New item on the Hardware’s Farm : 9 PSU from 400 to 600 watts

PSU is now an essential component in a PC. Its primary purpose is to provide the current necessary for your machine. Today we open a new comparative therefore blocks, which will attempt to verify the performance and stability of power supplies from 400 to 600 watts. Blocks less powerful than in our comparison from 650 to 1000 watts, but it …

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Xigmatek Achilles Plus SD1484 Heatsink @ Benchmark Reviews

One of the benefits of testing computer hardware is that you occasionally get to look at new kit before it’s introduced to the market. In my time at Benchmark Reviews, I’ve been fortunate enough to be able to review some cases and CPUs before they were generally available (or in some cases, before they were even announced). Recently Benchmark Reviews was given the …

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Lian Li PC-C50A HTPC Case Review @ Kitguru

Today we are going to look at the Lian Li PC-C50A HTPC case which is designed to house a powerful media system in a convenient form factor.  Unlike some more compact HTPC cases, the PC-C50A has room for a standard size power supply and a reasonable amount of headroom for installing CPU coolers.  It also boasts a number of other …

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Fractal Design Define XL Computer Chassis Review

On the morning the Fractal Design Define XL chassis showed up at our facility, everything was shut down. It was the worst storm of the year with all news media warning people to stay in their homes as we were being pelted with the worst snowstorm of the season. Thats when the bets were on as to whether the postman’ …

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WIN 1 of 3 BitFenix Chassis @ Vortez

BitFenix and Vortez have teamed up to give 3 lucky winners the chance of  winning some truly fantastic prizes. BitFenix have had phenomenal success with the launch of the Colossus and Survivor chassis. The Colossus has been that much of a success that BitFenix released additional versions of this case in the VENOM Edition and Window. The Survivor, Colossus and Venom Edition each achieved our …

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Cooler Master GX 450 Power Supply Review @ KitGuru

If you are in the market for a power supply for your new media center, then today we might just have the perfect partner for review. Cooler Master have just released their GX 450 power supply which features a strong 12V rail, double layer EMI filter and an intelligent 120mm controllable fan. We have looked at several Cooler Master power …

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