Gigabyte Z690 AERO G Motherboard
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Gigabyte Z690 AERO G Motherboard

While the release of Intel 11th Gen feels like it was just the other day, Intel and Gigabyte have graced us with their 12th Gen lineup of products, the Intel Alder Lake Core family of CPUs and their Z690 chipset. We were able to get hold of a Gigabyte Z690...

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Aorus Waterforce X 240 All-in-one Liquid Cooler
9.5

Aorus Waterforce X 240 All-in-one Liquid Cooler

In late March Intel released their 11th Gen family of Core™ processors. Among these processors was the new Core i9-11900K (8 Core 16 Thread) that claimed to run up to 5.3GHz. As with most computer components, the faster the frequency – the higher the temperature, and in the case of...

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Aorus Gen4 7000s SSD 2TB
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Aorus Gen4 7000s SSD 2TB

Considering the current state of the world, we’ve been pretty fortunate to have the opportunity to review high end components in 2021. The Aorus Gen4 7000s NVMe that Gigabyte sent over for us to review is by no means an exception. Based off the same Phison PS5018-E18 Flash Controller we...

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Aorus 15G XC Gaming Notebook
8.0

Aorus 15G XC Gaming Notebook

With RTX 30 Series GPUs being practically impossible to buy, we thought we’d check out what a RTX 30 Series Gaming Notebook could bring to the table, and as such we requested the Aorus 15G XC Gaming Notebook from Gigabyte to put though its paces. The Aorus 15G XC is...

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Sabrent USB 3.2 Type-C Tool-Free Enclosure
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Sabrent USB 3.2 Type-C Tool-Free Enclosure

In the year 2021 you’d be hard pressed to find any modern system without a NVMe SSD. From notebooks, to prebuilt desktop systems and DIY solutions, people have generally been using NVMe SSDs to speed up their systems and enjoy a more responsive experience. A big issue that some users...

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Sabrent 1TB Rocket 4 Plus NVMe 4.0
7.5

Sabrent 1TB Rocket 4 Plus NVMe 4.0

Near the end of 2020 I reviewed the Sabrent 1TB Rocket NVMe PCIe 4.0 SSD and praised how fast the SSD was, as such it has quickly become my most common recommendation to friends when building new systems or upgrading their current rigs. Following on the footsteps of the Rocket,...

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MSI GeForce RTX™ 3090 GAMING X TRIO
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MSI GeForce RTX™ 3090 GAMING X TRIO

It’s not everyday that you get an email asking if you’d like to try out the world’s fastest gaming Graphics Card, not only that but considering that pretty much anything RTX related these days is about as scarce as finding a needle in a haystack, when MSI reached out asking...

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Cooler Master MasterBox MB400L Chassis
8.5

Cooler Master MasterBox MB400L Chassis

Building a Gaming PC in 2021 is honestly not the most practical or affordable endeavor, with stock levels at their lowest and pricing at their all-time highest you’re likely to sacrifice in some way to get a decent system for what you’ve budgeted for. Thankfully, decent chassis’ don’t always have...

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AORUS K1 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard
7.5

AORUS K1 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

In an arguably saturated market, keyboard manufacturers need to do quite a lot to have their products stand out from the rest. From dedicated media keys, to unique split ten keyless keyboards, manufacturers are trying all sorts of wonderful things to attract interest from buyers. In the case of the Aorus...

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Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML120L V2 RGB
7.5

Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML120L V2 RGB

Building your own computer can be a relatively easy and satisfying experience, but having to choose the components of your new rig can be time consuming when it comes to all the research looking into compatibility of specific components. Thankfully, when it comes to cooling your new Processor you’ve generally...

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