GIGABYTE GA-AB350-Gaming-3 Motherboard Review

The Gigabyte GA-AB350-Gaming-3 is a Socket AM4 Motherboard which supports AMD Ryzen & 7th Generation A-series / Athlon Processors.

This ATX form factor motherboard is based on the B350 chipset. Though considered scaled-back in comparison to the premium X370 chipset, the B350 does still allow for overclocking of Ryzen CPUs, but drops a few PCIe lanes and I/O ports, making it more appropriate for moderate builds.

Fractal Design Define C TG Case Review

The Fractal Design marketing material identifies this case as a flexible platform for a powerful ATX or Micro ATX build that wastes no space, the Define C TG Series is the perfect solution to satisfy this balance of capacity and efficiency while opening up the side thanks to a full tempered glass side panel.

In this review we'll explore these claims and see what the Fractal Design Define C TG ATX case has to offer.

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Linux Benchmarks Review

Earlier this year AMD launched three new CPU models under the Ryzen 7 performance segment with introduction of the 1800X, 1700X and 1700.

It's no secret that AMD has targeted Intel's Core i7 product line with release of Ryzen 7 series. Not only have they captured the attention of Intel by halving the CPU cost of it's closest competitor, but consumers are also buzzing over Ryzen 7 performance numbers.

CyberPower CP1500AVRLCD Intelligent LCD UPS Review

Primarily the role of any Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) is to provide instantaneous power in the event of interruption or short-term failure from input source. This is accomplished by supplying energy stored in batteries and though fundamentally the concept hasn't evolved much over the years, some manufactures have been innovated with their product offerings.

The CyberPower CP1500AVRLCD Intelligent LCD UPS battery backup & surge protector is one such product. This mini-tower UPS is ideal for protecting desktop computers, workstations, network devices, home entertainment systems and other electronics.

ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX580 OC Edition Performance on Ubuntu Linux KVM PCI Pass-Through

For those following our Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) coverage here is a status update.

Initially my plan was to evaluate on the new Ryzen AM4 platform but I've encountered some delays. More specifically, software troubles related to PCI Pass-Through -- without stable PCI Pass-Through the entire purpose of evaluation has been defeated.

D-Link Smart Managed 8-Port Gigabit Desktop PoE Switch Review

The D-Link DGS-1100-08P is marketed as an affordable Smart Switch with intuitive graphical management interface and essential Layer 2 switching. With a total of Eight Gigabit ports all supporting Power over Ethernet (PoE), this device offers both basic and advanced feature sets suitable for home, small office or enterprise deployments.

MINIX NEO U9-H Media Hub Review

Get ready for the latest addition to the MINIX NEO product line. Introducing a new high-end model, the MINIX NEO U9-H.

If you're unfamiliar with MINIX NEO, this Android-powered device transforms any conventional TV or monitor with an HDMI connection into a Media Center / fully functional PC. Enabling you to run Apps, browse the Internet, access Google Play Store, Netflix, Skype and even comes pre-installed with KODI Home Theater Software.

Crucial MX300 750GB SSD Review

The MX300 is Crucial's first consumer Solid State Drive (SSD) to utilize 3D TLC NAND Flash, a technology that improves on regular two-dimensional storage by stacking storage cells to increase capacity through higher density, lower cost per gigabyte, and offer the reliability, speed, and performance expected of solid-state memory.

In this review we're going to take a look at the newest addition to the MX series, Crucial MX300 750GB Limited Edition SSD.