News Roundup for July 2nd 2014

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Happy Wednesday. I hope all of you out there are having a good day, I’m not, slept for a little over four hours and woke up with a migraine, great start to the day! Anyway, it’s time for the news and check back later for some more posts.

Storage / Memory Related:

iXsystems FreeNAS Mini 4-Bay NAS Review

Samsung 845DC EVO 240GB SSD Review @ NikKTech

GeIL EVO POTENZA 16GB 2400MHz Memory Kit Review

Samsung SSD 850 PRO Solid State Drive Review

PNY SandForce based Optima SSD  The Switch Side Discussed

Samsung 850 PRO Review @ Vortez

Samsung SSD 850 Pro

Samsung 850 Pro 128GB SSD Review

Review: Samsung 850 PRO 512GB SATA SSD @ Custom PC Review

Samsung SSD 850 Pro 128GB and 1TB Review

Samsung 850 Pro SSD Review

Samsung 850 Pro 1TB SSD Review

Samsung 850 Pro SSD Review

Seagate Desktop HDD ST4000DM000 4TB Drive Review

A close-up look and discussion of Crucial’s upcoming DDR4 Memory

Seagate Desktop HDD ST6000DX000 6TB HDD Review

12Gb/s SAS Seagate 6TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4 Review

SanDisk Extreme PRO 240GB SSD Review

SanDisk Extreme PRO 480GB SSD Review

Samsung 845DC EVO Enterprise SSD Review

Crucial MX100 512GB SSD Review @ NikKTech

Seagate Laptop SSHD 1 TB Solid State Hybrid Drive Review

Review: OCZ RevoDrive 350 480GB PCIe SSD @ Custom PC Review

Vantec UGT-AH700U3 7-Port USB 3.0 Hub Review

ADATA XPG SX300 SATA 6Gb/s mSATA SSD Review @ Modders-Inc


Audio / Video / Video Cards:

ASUS STRIX GTX 780 OC 6GB SLI Video Card Review

Func Headset HS-260

Kanto YU2 Desktop Computer Speakers Review @ APH Networks

Audio-Technica ATH-CKX7iS In-Ear Headphones Review

Diamond Xtreme Sound 7.1 External Sound Card Review @ Hardware Asylum

PowerColor Devil 13 Dual Core 290X (290X2) Graphics Card Performance Review

ASUS GeForce GTX 780 6GB STRIX OC Video Card Review


Mobile Related:

WiME Wi-Watch M5 Smartwatch Review @ TechwareLabs

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

Mobile GPU Comparison Guide Rev. 16.1

ARCTIC S113BT Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review @ NikKTech

Can You Really Use the Nvidia Shield as a Desktop Replacement?

Lenovo ThinkPad 10 Windows 8.1 Bay Trail Tablet Review

Mobile CPU Comparison Guide Rev. 11.1

LG G3 Review: QHD High Res Android Power


PC Cooling:

Noctua NH-D14 CPU Cooler Revisited in 2014

Swiftech Apogee XL CPU Waterblock Review @

Enermax Liqtech 120X & Corsair H105

Cooltek LP53 Low-Profile CPU Cooler Review @ NikKTech


PC Cases:

Raidmax Vampire Case Review on Technic3D

Raidmax Scorpio V Mid-Tower Case Review


Power Supplies/ Related:

be quiet! TFX Power 2 300W Gold review



Gigabyte Z97X-UD5H-BK (LGA 1150) “Black Edition” Motherboard Review

GIGABYTE GA-Z97X-UD5H, MSI Z97 Gaming 7, ASUS Z97 Sabertooth MKI, ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer


GIGABYTE Z97X GAMING G1 WIFI-BK Black Edition (Intel Z97) Review

ASRock Fatal1ty Z97 Killer Motherboard

GIGABYTE Z97X-UD5H LGA 1150 Motherboard Review


Assorted / Articles / Misc:

Kitguru updates test rigs with DINOPC

How to Repair Bose QuietComfort 15 Headphones @ OCmodshop

Silicon Power Worldwide Joint Giveaway @ NikKTech

ASRock Q1900M Mainboard with Intel J1900 Celeron Processor Review

Best XBMC Addons for 2014

Gigabyte BRIX Pro Review

Summertime PC Maintenance @ LanOC Reviews

Win a Cube Raptor Gaming PC Worth £669.99!

Intel Core i7 4790K CPU @ OCmodshop

BIOS Option Of The Week – Interrupt Mode

Intel Core i7-4790K (Devil’s Canyon) CPU Review featuring Gigabyte Z97X-Gaming 5

3D Printing Tips and Tricks: Making Your Portable Toolkit

Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 Tri-Band WiFi Router Preview


Gaming / Gaming Related:

SteelSeries Sensei Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

Steam In-Home Streaming and Gaming Future

Mionix Naos 7000 Gaming Mouse @ OCmodshop

Corsair K70 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ OCmodshop

EA Sports UFC Xbox One Game Review

CM Storm Sirus-C 2.2 PC & PlayStation 4 Gaming Headset

DXRacer TV Lounge Chair @ LanOC Reviews

Gamdias Hermes gaming keyboard review











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