News for Saturday November 30th 2013


So, Black Friday is over and people were stomped, trampled, stabbed and shot, yeah, just another Black Friday it seems. I don’t understand why companies do this, I think they enjoy the fighting and violence honestly as it leads the publicity for them. I’ve never gone to a Black Friday event in all my 40+ years and never will. I try not to even go out of the house on Black Friday, I did have to go grocery shopping yesterday and it was nice, the store wasn’t crowded at all. Anyway, time for the news and I’ve got a lot of it as it’s piling up a bit, so read on for that… and I got some cool stuff for review recently, the Func KB-460 Mechanical keyboard the Phanteks Enthoo Primo case…


Storage / Memory Related:

Thecus N2560 NAS Server @ NikKTech

ADATA DashDrive Choice HC630 500GB External HDD Review

Corsair Flash Voyager GS 128GB Review @ Vortez 

Super Talent DRAM Disk 16GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

VisionTek Data Fusion PCIe SSD Review (480GB)

iStarUSA BPN-2535DE-SA SATA 6Gb/s Hot-Swap Cage @ NikKTech

Corsair Flash Voyager Slider 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

Western Digital Red (WD40EFRX) 4 TB NAS Hard Disk Drive Review

ioSwitch Raijin M.2 NGFF PCIe SSD Review

Western Digital WD My Cloud Personal Cloud Storage Device

Corsair Flash Voyager Mini 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

M.2 NGFF PCIe SSD Adapter Overview

ADATA DashDrive Elite UE700 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ APH Networks

Corsair Flash Voyager LS 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

WD Black 2 Dual Drive @ LanOC Reviews

ADATA XPG v1.0 Black DDR3-1600 CL9 Memory

Buffalo TeraStation 5400 Review

Thecus N2560 Review @ Vortez

Thecus N4560 Four-Bay Consumer NAS Review

WD My Cloud Personal Cloud Server Review

Corsair Flash Voyager GS 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

Lexar JumpDrive M10 Secure 64GB Flash Drive Review

LSI SandForce SF-3700 Flash SSD Controller Questions Answered

Seagate 2TB ST2000DX001 SATA3 SSHD Review


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

ASUS Radeon R9 280X DirectCU II TOP 3GB Overclocked Video Card Review


Workstation Graphics Card Comparison Guide Rev. 7.7

MP4Nation Brainwavz HM9 Headphones

Review: Razer Kraken Forged Edition Headphones @ Custom PC Review

XFX R7 240 and R7 250 vs GT 640 and GT 630 eSPORTS Performance Review @

Gigabyte AMD Radeon R9 270X WF OC (GV-R927XOC-2GD) Video Card Review

Compro TN600W Review @ Vortez

Sennheiser Presence Bluetooth HD Headset Review

HIS R9 270X IceQ X² Turbo Boost 2 GB

Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex TV HD Media Player Review @ PCSTATS

AOC Q2963PM Ultra Wide Monitor Review

Palit GTX 780 Ti JetStream OC Review (1600p, Ultra HD 4K)

ASUS R9 270 Direct CU II OC 2 GB

Creative Sound Blaster ZxR Sound Card Review

2560×1600: GeForce GTX 780 Ti vs Radeon R9 290X

Creative Sound Blaster EVO ZxR Review @ Vortez 


Mobile Related:

Nexus 5 Smartphone Preview – the First Week with the New Champion

LG G2 Smartphone Review – The New Speed King

Apple iPad mini Retina Review

A Grounded Evaluation Of The iPad Air

Arctic S113BT Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Lenovo Yoga Android Tablet Review

The HTC One Max Tech Report

EUROCOM Panther 5D High Performance Laptop Review @

MSI Primo 81 (Snow White) 8" Tablet Review

Sony Smartwatch 2 SW2 for Android Smartphones


PC Cooling:

Antec KUHLER H2O 1250 Review @ Vortez

Thermalright AXP-100 @ LanOC Reviews

Scythe Kaze Chrono Fan controller

Zalman Reserator 3 Max AIO Liquid CPU Cooler Review


PC Cases:

BitFenix Prodigy M mATX Case Review

Aerocool GT-S Black Edition

Fractal Design Arc Mini R2 Case Video Review

Enermax Fulmo ST Midi Tower @ NikKTech

BitFenix Phenom Micro-ATX Chassis Review

Tranquil PC D33217GKE NUC Case

Fractal Design Arc Mini R2 computer case


Power Supplies/ Related:

Genius ECO-u1000 10,400mAh Universal Portable Battery Review

Fractal Design Integra R2 750W Review



Gigabyte Z87X-UD5 TH Thunderbolt Motherboard Review @ Hardware Asylum

Be Quiet! Power Supply Cable Accessories Review


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

AMD Vision A10-6790K APU Review

PCSpecialist Vanquish 230X Review

Shuttle XPC Barebone SH87R6 w/ Core i5-4570T

Netgear R6250 Dual Band Gigabit Smart WiFi Router Review

Rosewill RPLC-200PKIT Powerline Adapter Kit Review

What is Steam OS? Valve’s Entry Into the Console Market and Why It’s Important

Holiday Gift Guide: Tablets, Smartphones, Laptops

Amped Wireless RTA15 High Power Dual Band 802.11AC Router Review

The Workstation & Server CPU Comparison Guide Rev. 6.5

D-Link DIR-868L Dual Band AC1750 Wireless Router Review

Gigabyte BRIX i7-4500 Barebones Mini-PC Review (w/ G.Skill Ripjaws 1600MHz 16GB)

Understanding M.2 NGFF SSD Standardization (Or The Lack Of)

Win a Dropcam HD Wi-Fi Wireless Video Monitoring Camera at

BIOS Option Of The Week – Gate A20 Option


Gaming / Gaming Related:

iBuypower Chimera 4SE FX Ultimate: AMD Gaming PC

Sennheiser G4ME Zero Gaming Headset Video Review @

Corsair Vengeance 2100 Wireless Dolby 7.1 Gaming Headset Video Review @

Battlefield 4 Review (PC) @ Vortez 

ROCCAT Raivo High-Velocity Gaming Mousepad

Attitude One Tunguska 7.1 Virtual Surround USB Gaming Headset @ NikKTech

UKGC Minos Extreme Mini Gaming PC Review @

Corsair Vengeance 1500 V2 Gaming Headset Review

Review: Max Keyboard Blackbird Tenkeyless Mechanical Gaming Keyboard @ Custom PC Review

Tesoro Kuven Devil 7.1 Virtual Gaming Headset Video Review @

Call of Duty: Ghosts (PC) Game Review @

CM Storm Aluminium Keyboard, Mouse & Headset Round-up Review

Avermedia Game Capture HD 2

Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E. 3 Gaming Keyboard @ NikKTech

MSI All-in-One Gaming PC (AG2712) Review @

SteelSeries Sensei Fnatic @ LanOC Reviews

CM Storm Pitch In-ear Gaming Headset

Feenix Nascita Gaming Mouse & Dimora Mouse Pad Video Review