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What system should I build for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020?

Ask the Experts: What system should I build for Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020?

Ask the Experts: Jim wants to know what kind of system he should build for Microsoft's upcoming Flight Sim 2020. | Jun 1, 2020 at 5:29 pm CDT

Would a $500 iBUYPOWER gaming PC provide a good gaming experience?

Ask the Experts: Would a $500 iBUYPOWER gaming PC provide a good gaming experience?

Ask the Experts: Monty wants to know if a budget iBUYPOWER gaming system would provide a good gaming experience or not. | May 20, 2020 at 8:26 pm CDT

Is iBUYPOWER's WA563GT3 desktop gaming PC a good choice?

Ask the Experts: Is iBUYPOWER's WA563GT3 desktop gaming PC a good choice?

Ask the Experts: Mike wants to know if the iBUYPOWER WA563GT3 desktop gaming PC a good choice for GTA 5 and Fortnite. | Apr 26, 2020 at 7:07 pm CDT

Intel NUC 9 Extreme "Ghost Canyon" NUC9i9QNX Review

Intel NUC 9 Extreme "Ghost Canyon" NUC9i9QNX Review

Intel took the covers off its latest SFF systems today. Here's our look at the NUC 9 Extreme "Ghost Canyon" NUC9i9QNX. | Apr 15, 2020 at 8:00 am CDT

Recommended parts for a new gaming / photo editing PC?

Ask the Experts: Recommended parts for a new gaming / photo editing PC?

Ask the Experts: Faisal from Saudi Arabia is after recommendations for parts for a new gaming / photo editing computer system build. | Apr 7, 2020 at 7:33 pm CDT

Assistance on which case fans, cooler, and memory to buy for new rig

Ask the Experts: Assistance on which case fans, cooler, and memory to buy for new rig

Ask the Experts: James is build a new system soon but is unsure on what to select as far as case fans, cooler, and RAM goes. | Feb 27, 2020 at 8:14 pm CST

How do I improve performance of an old build? More RAM? Faster CPU?

Ask the Experts: How do I improve performance of an old build? More RAM? Faster CPU?

Ask the Experts: Laurence wants to know what he should do to improve the performance of his rig using a GIGABYTE GA-EP45-UD3P motherboard. | Feb 13, 2020 at 8:51 pm CST

What parts should I buy for a DIY NAS build?

Ask the Experts: What parts should I buy for a DIY NAS build?

Ask the Experts: Zane is looking at building a DIY NAS and wants to know what parts he should use. | Dec 26, 2019 at 10:57 pm CST

What should I install in my spare PCIe slot, if anything?

Ask the Experts: What should I install in my spare PCIe slot, if anything?

Ask the Experts: Anthony is wondering what things he can install in the spare PCIe slot on his motherboard. | Dec 22, 2019 at 11:10 pm CST

What's the proper way of installing an I/O shield?

Ask the Experts: What's the proper way of installing an I/O shield?

Ask the Experts: Burt is new to computers and has a question about installing I/O shields. | Dec 14, 2019 at 10:43 pm CST

What upgrades should I consider for a modeling and rendering machine?

Ask the Experts: What upgrades should I consider for a modeling and rendering machine?

Ask the Experts: Allan is looking at upgrading his current system for better performance in modeling and rendering. | Nov 28, 2019 at 10:35 pm CST

Advice on budget computer build for lightning and rendering work

Ask the Experts: Advice on budget computer build for lightning and rendering work

Ask the Experts: Devank from India is after our opinion on a budget build he is planning for lightning and rendering work. | Nov 4, 2019 at 11:28 pm CST

Should I fix my streaming PC's USB issues or upgrade to something new?

Ask the Experts: Should I fix my streaming PC's USB issues or upgrade to something new?

Ask the Experts: Joakim from Sweden is having issues with his streaming PC rig and wants to know if to fix it or upgrade to something new. | Sep 4, 2019 at 12:11 pm CDT

How to Build a Mini-ITX LAN Party Gaming Desktop System

How to Build a Mini-ITX LAN Party Gaming Desktop System

Today we run you through how to build a high-end smaller PC that is portable and can be used at LAN parties, and we are also giving it away! | Jun 16, 2019 at 4:50 pm CDT

ASRock DeskMini 310 SFF PC Review

ASRock DeskMini 310 SFF PC Review

Check out our review on ASRock's DeskMini 310, it's a small form factor gaming PC that we definitely recommend you consider if you are market for one. | Nov 13, 2018 at 10:00 pm CST

How to Build a $2000+ Gaming System Build Guide (Giveaway!)

How to Build a $2000+ Gaming System Build Guide (Giveaway!)

We teamed up with Supermicro, Intel, ZOTAC, Corsair, and Kingston to build a $2000 Gaming PC which we are also giving away! | Nov 1, 2018 at 3:32 pm CDT

Upgrade your iMac with OWC, 2017 4K Retina Edition

Upgrade your iMac with OWC, 2017 4K Retina Edition

How much can we save with a DIY upgrade? | Oct 26, 2018 at 10:00 am CDT

ASUS Garage Mod AIO Gaming Rig: 8700K + TITAN X + 3440x1440

ASUS Garage Mod AIO Gaming Rig: 8700K + TITAN X + 3440x1440

We used an ASUS ROG Swift 34-inch UltraWide gaming monitor, and built a FULL GAMING PC on the back! | Sep 21, 2018 at 10:00 am CDT

Zotac MEK1 Gaming PC Review

Zotac MEK1 Gaming PC Review

We tried to build a PC ourselves for the same value and couldn't do it. ZOTAC really do offer amazing value on the MEK1 Gaming PC. | Jul 12, 2018 at 10:00 am CDT

Intel Hades Canyon NUC8i7HVK Review

Intel Hades Canyon NUC8i7HVK Review

Intel's feature-packed NUC8i7HVK is jammed with top of the line hardware, this could be your next 1080p gaming system! | Mar 29, 2018 at 10:00 am CDT

ASRock DeskMini GTX1080 (Intel Z370) SFFPC Review

ASRock DeskMini GTX1080 (Intel Z370) SFFPC Review

ASRock's new DeskMini GTX1080 packs a GTX 1080 inside of a beautiful SFF chassis. | Feb 4, 2018 at 10:00 am CST

Intel Compute Card CD1M3128MK + DK132EPJ Dock SFF PC Review

Intel Compute Card CD1M3128MK + DK132EPJ Dock SFF PC Review

Intel's tiny yet powerful Compute Card CD1M3128MK SFF PC and DK132EPJ Dock get fully examined. | Nov 29, 2017 at 1:22 pm CST

AVADirect Threadripper GeForce Battlebox Ultimate PC Review

AVADirect Threadripper GeForce Battlebox Ultimate PC Review

AVADirect's Threadripper GeForce Battlebox Ultimate gaming PC goes under the spotlight. Is it one to consider? Let's see. | Nov 9, 2017 at 8:00 am CST

Smallest in the World: ThinkStation P320 Tiny Review

Smallest in the World: ThinkStation P320 Tiny Review

Lenovo's ThinkStation P320 Tiny SFF PC is the smallest true ISV certified workstation on the market and is well worth a close look. | Oct 25, 2017 at 11:51 am CDT

EK Fluid Gaming: Water-Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

EK Fluid Gaming: Water-Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

We build an entire PC using EK Water Blocks' new EK Fluid Gaming liquid cooling components. The results? Let's find out. | Oct 17, 2017 at 2:05 pm CDT

Lenovo ThinkStation P910 Workstation PC Review

Lenovo ThinkStation P910 Workstation PC Review

Lenovo's ThinkStation P910 workstation PC is the most powerful system that Lenovo sells. Well, this should be fun! Let's see what it can do. | Jun 21, 2017 at 8:20 am CDT

AVADirect Avant Garde Gaming PC Review

AVADirect Avant Garde Gaming PC Review

AVADirect's stunning and beasty Avant Garde gaming PC gets fully tested in our range of productivity and gaming benchmarks. | Jun 20, 2017 at 8:15 am CDT

Velocity Micro Raptor Z55 Gaming PC Review

Velocity Micro Raptor Z55 Gaming PC Review

Velocity Micro's Raptor Z55 gaming PC is one of the fastest computer systems we've ever tested. Come and take a look. | May 3, 2017 at 11:20 am CDT

Calyos NSG-S0 100% Silent Fanless Gaming PC Review

Calyos NSG-S0 100% Silent Fanless Gaming PC Review

Calyos calls its NSG-S0 the world's first fanless chassis for high performing PCs. Is it any good? Let's find out. | Apr 27, 2017 at 10:21 pm CDT

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube Gaming PC Review

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube Gaming PC Review

Looking for a pre-built gaming PC that is easy to move around? Attend LAN parties? Check out Lenovo's IdeaCentre Y710 Cube system. | Apr 26, 2017 at 11:11 am CDT

Corsair ONE Pro SFF Gaming PC Review

Corsair ONE Pro SFF Gaming PC Review

It's a big day for Corsair today as they introduce their very first fully built gaming PC, the ONE and ONE Pro. How did they do? Let's find out. | Mar 23, 2017 at 8:00 am CDT

My new gaming/workstation PC: Ryzen 7 1800X, GTX 1080 Ti

My new gaming/workstation PC: Ryzen 7 1800X, GTX 1080 Ti

AMD's new Ryzen 7 1800X processor and NVIDIA's new GeForce GTX 1080 Ti power my new gaming/workstation PC. Here's a close look at it. | Mar 15, 2017 at 12:54 pm CDT

Origin Chronos Small Form Factor Gaming PC Review

Origin Chronos Small Form Factor Gaming PC Review

Origin's Chronos SFF gaming PC may be small, but hot damn does it pack a mighty performance punch and price tag. Let's take a close look. | Jan 18, 2017 at 11:11 am CST

Lenovo ThinkStation P410 Professional Workstation Review

Lenovo ThinkStation P410 Professional Workstation Review

Lenovo's ThinkStation P410 Professional Workstation computer system gets fully tested as we determine if it's worth buying or not. | Jan 17, 2017 at 11:40 am CST

BIOSTAR RACING P1 SFF PC Review

BIOSTAR RACING P1 SFF PC Review

BIOSTAR's RACING P1 SFF PC isn't going to set performance records anytime soon, but it does offer a good amount considering its price. | Jan 10, 2017 at 8:15 am CST

GIGABYTE BRIX BKi5A-7200 (Kaby Lake) Mini PC Review

GIGABYTE BRIX BKi5A-7200 (Kaby Lake) Mini PC Review

GIGABYTE's BRIX BKi5A-7200 (Intel Kaby Lake) mini PC could be the perfect little device for your Netflix 4K PC streaming. Come take a look. | Dec 19, 2016 at 4:29 pm CST

AMD's Answer for a Sub-$1K Battlefield 1 Gaming PC

AMD's Answer for a Sub-$1K Battlefield 1 Gaming PC

AMD asked us to test out a gaming PC built for $1000 that is designed to be able to play Battlefield 1 at decent levels. Let's take a look. | Dec 14, 2016 at 8:08 am CST

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y900 + Y27g RE (Razer Edition) Review

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y900 + Y27g RE (Razer Edition) Review

Lenovo and Razer teamed up to produce the IdeaCentre Y900 RE gaming PC and Y27g RE gaming monitor. Both turn out to be worthy products for gamers. | Nov 28, 2016 at 7:08 am CST

AVADirect Avant Mini Cube Gaming Desktop Review

AVADirect Avant Mini Cube Gaming Desktop Review

AVADirect's Avant Mini Cube Gaming desktop system featuring NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1080 Founder's Edition gets fully reviewed and performance tested. | Aug 3, 2016 at 8:15 am CDT

ASRock Beebox-S (Intel Core i5-6200U) Mini PC Review

ASRock Beebox-S (Intel Core i5-6200U) Mini PC Review

ASRock's Beebox-S Mini PC featuring Intel's Core i5-6200U SoC goes under the spotlight today. If you're after a capable little PC, take a look. | Jul 25, 2016 at 11:20 am CDT

MSI AEGIS Portable Barebones Gaming Desktop PC Review

MSI AEGIS Portable Barebones Gaming Desktop PC Review

MSI's AEGIS is a portable barebones gaming desktop PC with impressive looks and solid cooling technology. Let's take a closer look at it. | Jul 14, 2016 at 9:10 pm CDT

ASRock DeskMini 110 Mini-STX Mini PC Review

ASRock DeskMini 110 Mini-STX Mini PC Review

ASRock's DeskMini 110 Mini PC which was just announced at Computex recently is based on the new Mini-STX form factor. Let's take a close look at it now. | Jun 20, 2016 at 11:20 am CDT

Intel Skull Canyon NUC NUC6i7KYK Mini PC Review

Intel Skull Canyon NUC NUC6i7KYK Mini PC Review

Intel's latest NUC is the Skull Canyon NUC6i7KYK Mini PC and today we fully put it through its paces to see what it can do. | Jun 8, 2016 at 8:15 am CDT

GIGABYTE BRIX Skylake BSi7H-6500 Ultra Compact PC Review

GIGABYTE BRIX Skylake BSi7H-6500 Ultra Compact PC Review

It isn't cheap, but GIGABYTE's Intel Skylake-based BRIX BSi7H-6500 SFF PC packs a mighty good punch for its small size. | Apr 11, 2016 at 8:22 am CDT

I want to build an insane VR gaming PC, what should I buy?

Ask the Experts: I want to build an insane VR gaming PC, what should I buy?

For the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, what type of PC should I build for a VR gaming beast? | Mar 5, 2016 at 9:47 pm CST

I want to build a new PC, should I buy everything now, or wait?

Ask the Experts: I want to build a new PC, should I buy everything now, or wait?

I want to build a new gaming PC, but I don't know whether to buy it now - or wait? | Mar 2, 2016 at 4:59 pm CST

ECS LIVA ONE Review - A SFF PC with Muscle

ECS LIVA ONE Review - A SFF PC with Muscle

Looking for a SFF PC as a desktop replacement in places where space is of concern? You might want to check out the ECS LIVA ONE. | Feb 23, 2016 at 9:20 am CST

I want a 4K desktop/1080p 60FPS gaming PC, which parts do I upgrade?

Ask the Experts: I want a 4K desktop/1080p 60FPS gaming PC, which parts do I upgrade?

I want to upgrade my gaming PC to game at 1080p @ 60FPS, which parts should I buy? | Feb 18, 2016 at 5:30 pm CST

NVIDIA Shield 4K Android TV Review - The BFF for your 4K TV

NVIDIA Shield 4K Android TV Review - The BFF for your 4K TV

NVIDIA leverages its impressive Tegra X1 processor to own the living room with its 4K-capable Shield. It truly is the BFF of your 4K TV. | Feb 16, 2016 at 12:38 am CST

Intel Compute Stick 2 STK1AW32SC 2GB Windows 10 Review

Intel Compute Stick 2 STK1AW32SC 2GB Windows 10 Review

Intel's new Compute Stick "2" (STK1AW32SC) with 2GB of RAM and Windows 10 preinstalled goes under the chopping block today. Worth getting? Take a look. | Feb 10, 2016 at 11:40 am CST