Posts Tagged ATX

Silverstone KL05 Kublai Series Cases Launch Quietly for the Holidays

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The Silverstone Fortress (FT) and Raven (RV) series are great looking cases that sport innovative design and premium materials, which also come with a premium price tag. That's why the company created their KL or Kublai series of cases, that also come with some innovative design, but at a much more affordable price. With CES 2015 just around the corner, …

CableMod Premium Replacement Power Supply Cables Arrive

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When it comes to modding, one of the things that the pros do, is take the time to painstakingly re-sleeve all the cables in the system. In particular, the power supply cables, which can vary in their aesthetic deployment. The only way to control this, is by individually sleeving each cable, which takes considerable time, effort, and patience. Unlike sleeved …

GIGABYTE GA-X99-UD4 LGA2011-3 ATX Motherboard Review

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The Intel Haswell Extreme (Haswell-E) edition processors have taken the desktop computing world by storm. They are basically capable of doing just about everything possible, and really well too. Sure, we all would love the biggest and baddest processor but that means spending a lot of money. Then you have worry about which X99 motherboard best suits your needs. …

BitFenix Neos Enclosure and Fury 750G Power Supply Reviewed

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Most enthusiasts opt for high end and often pretty flashy computer enclosures. But there many users who continue to choose clean, easily manageable enclosures that also happen to be quite affordable. The tough part is finding one that has features you need, and is still attractive, despite the low cost. The BitFenix Neos, which launched just after COMPUTEX 2014, …

ASUS X99 Deluxe LGA2011-3 ATX Motherboard Review

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Intel's new Haswell-E CPU series (reviewed here) and its accompanying X99 chipset launch has had its challenges. Originally, Haswell-E was going to get a completely new socket. Although the new LGA2011-3 is not backwards compatible with previous CPUs, it does work with all coolers that worked with standard LGA2011 sockets from the X79 platform. Those late in the …

NZXT H440 ATX Computer Enclosure Reviewed

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Many enthusiasts are starting to gravitate towards clean looking cases. And companies like NZXT are willing to deliver them. While this trend has gone so far as removing even optical drive bays, end users still occasionally need DVD/physical media to build systems or install games. However, the majority of physical media has shifted away towards downloadable content. Even the best …