Now Available – SAPPHIRE GearBox Thunderbolt™ 3 eGFX

SAPPHIRE Technology introduces GearBox Thunderbolt™ 3 eGFX – a new expansion chassis for Mac Pros, Ultrabooks and Small Form Factor Computers. Connect a powerful graphics card to a Thunderbolt™3 ready device and experience greatly improved performance in professional software and games. About GearBox SAPPHIRE GearBox Thunderbolt™3 allows users of light weight, portable laptops to turn […]

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PC Case: A Harder Choice Than You May Think – Part 3

In this third and final installment we cover still more aspects of PC cases that can’t be overlooked. We encourage you to read part 1 and part 2 if you haven’t done so yet. Finish A case made nearly entirely of metal won’t fail to impress, and should be among the sturdiest out there. But […]

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PC Case: A Harder Choice Than You May Think – Part 2

The second installment of this series focuses on the outside of the PC case. We encourage you to read part 1 if you haven’t yet. Side panels  This part of the chassis is now more important than ever thanks to the widespread use of tempered glass. Tempered glass sure looks amazing and is far superior to acrylic window, which I don’t recommend at all. It scratches very fast (sometimes even from regular […]

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Wired or Wireless – That is the Question

Wires, wires everywhere you look. Is that the current shape of your rig? Headphone or keyboard cable getting in the way? Mouse cord making the cursor move randomly? Cables are a pain in the …. desk, right? But luckily there is an alternative, wireless solution that’s usually equally good from the functional point of view, […]

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Mechanical Keyboard: Reasons to Leave Membrane Behind

Not long ago, maybe two years back, I saw an advertisement for a mechanical keyboard. At the time I was still using a Logitech K740, a (slim) membrane keyboard that served me well and which I liked—or so I thought. But because I’m a hardware freak who likes to try out new things I gave […]

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PC Case: A Harder Choice Than You May Think

There are a lot of factors to take into consideration when choosing a PC case. For sure, looks are very important, but functionality shouldn’t be neglected.  Most users assemble a PC and leave it for longer period of time. Even if some aspects of the case are not too user friendly, few people mind. But for the enthusiasts among us—those with a frequent need to tinker and fiddle with their PC — some features are very important.  Let’s go […]

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Headphones – How To Make a Sound Choice – Part II

Following up on last week’s topic, we will once again dive ear-long into the world of gaming headsets. Microphone All gaming headphones come equipped with a microphone, usually one that is foldable or retractable or even detachable—and usually with a sound quality that leaves much to be desired. Of course, there are some exceptions, but […]

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Headphones – How To Make a Sound Choice

I have the impression that, in the field of PC gaming, speakers are losing their luster—to headphones. Choosing the right headset might be more challenging than it may at first appear. Let me show you what to look at before you click the BUY button. In-ear / over-ear In-ear headphones offer the best isolation from […]

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Building a Gaming PC

I often get asked about specific parts when it comes to building a gaming PC. As the discussions evolve it tends to go to what parts I use in my own gaming rig. Well that question is a little unfair as my job gives me access to some of the latest in high end technology. […]

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Introducing SAPPHIRE NITRO+ Radeon RX Vega 64 and Vega 56 Limited Edition

Vapor chamber is back with style showing off the most efficient cooling to date. Read on to learn more about the card and how you can even win one! SAPPHIRE Technology is launching a pair of highly anticipated high-end graphics card models from the SAPPHIRE NITRO Gaming Series family. The SAPPHIRE NITRO+ Radeon RX Vega […]

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