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How to: Pick the right SSD for you

How to: Pick the right SSD for you

Not all SSDs are created equal. If you’re choosing which drive to buy, there are several key points to consider.
By Darien Graham-Smith Oct 9 2017, 12:26PM
Skylake-X and Kaby Lake X: The Core Wars

Skylake-X and Kaby Lake X: The Core Wars

Intel hits back with new CPUs and a matching chipset. We examine the state of play in the latest round of the CPU wars.
By Bennett Ring Sep 18 2017, 11:39AM
WD: The world's first client solid state drives with 64-layer 3D NAND technology

WD: The world's first client solid state drives with 64-layer 3D NAND technology

WD's latest SSDs deliver with capacity and performance.
By Staff Writers Sep 14 2017, 3:49PM
Samsung SSDs: The speed to do it all

Samsung SSDs: The speed to do it all

Sponsored: Upgrade to Samsung NVMe SSD for superior gaming and media performance.
By Staff Writers Sep 12 2017, 1:35PM
Cooler kit from Cooler Master

Cooler kit from Cooler Master

Sponsored: Plan your upgrade to the good gear at Upgrade Australia!
By Staff Writers Sep 12 2017, 11:47AM
Get to know... Asus WiFi

Get to know... Asus WiFi

Sponsored: Learn how to improve your Wi-Fi at Upgrade Australia with Asus!
By Staff Writers Sep 7 2017, 3:37PM
System news: What's causing the great video card shortage?

System news: What's causing the great video card shortage?

Have you noticed a lack of graphics card availability recently? You’re not alone. Mark Williams looks at why the resurgence of GPU mining has caused the second crypto crisis.
By Mark Williams Aug 28 2017, 10:33AM
Gigabyte's new Aorus PC case is all lit up

Gigabyte's new Aorus PC case is all lit up

RGB lighting continues to creep into every part of our PCs...
By David Hollingworth Aug 22 2017, 12:28PM
Hands-on Preview: OMEN X by HP Compact Desktop and VR unit

Hands-on Preview: OMEN X by HP Compact Desktop and VR unit

HP’s taking its gaming segment very seriously, and this could well be its most exciting product yet.
By David Hollingworth Jul 24 2017, 3:47PM
PLE and the PC gaming community

PLE and the PC gaming community

Sponsored You saw them at Upgrade Australia, but PLE has a range of events all its own!
By Staff Writers Jun 8 2017, 11:21AM
The best Raspberry Pi alternatives

The best Raspberry Pi alternatives

The best single-board computers for makers and hobbyists.
By Adam Shepherd Jun 7 2017, 10:52AM
How to: Understand PC game graphics settings

How to: Understand PC game graphics settings

Don’t know your ambient occlusion from your chromatic aberration? Rick Lane takes you through the complicated world of graphics options menus.
By Rick Lane Jun 6 2017, 11:10AM
System News: Memory of things to come

System News: Memory of things to come

Mark Williams thinks about the future of the PC memory landscape and how it could all change.
By Mark Williams Jun 5 2017, 12:33PM
Hands-on Preview: Asus ROG Zephyru gaming laptop

Hands-on Preview: Asus ROG Zephyru gaming laptop

Space rocket-inspired cooling helps Asus squeeze a GeForce GTX 1080 where no GPU has gone before.
By Tom Morgan Jun 2 2017, 11:50AM
Hands-on Preview: OSVR

Hands-on Preview: OSVR

Ben Mansill sticks his head in the ‘other’ VR HMD.
By Ben Mansill May 11 2017, 3:53PM
The Gaming Edge: Gigabyte and Aorus

The Gaming Edge: Gigabyte and Aorus

Sponsored: Aorus, a premium gaming brand powered by Gigabyte, delivers a full spectrum of gaming products ranging from gaming laptops, motherboards, graphics cards, and mechanical gaming keyboards.
By Staff Writers May 9 2017, 11:47AM
Friday Links Links: May The Fifth?

Friday Links Links: May The Fifth?

Your round-up of essential pop-culture news, just in time for the weekend.
By Ewa Grygier May 5 2017, 4:52PM
Razer - Seriously cool gaming gear

Razer - Seriously cool gaming gear

Sponsored: Razer delivers the best in gaming hardware.
By Staff Writers Apr 28 2017, 12:53PM
Hands-on Preview: Acer Predator Triton 700

Hands-on Preview: Acer Predator Triton 700

This super-slim gaming laptop has a heart of glass.
By Tom Morgan Apr 28 2017, 12:08PM
Stop the clocks: has Intel run dry on the desktop?

Stop the clocks: has Intel run dry on the desktop?

Intel’s latest desktop processors have failed to move the performance needle. Stewart Mitchell investigates whether this is indicative of a longer-term slump.
By Sean Mitchell Apr 18 2017, 11:21AM