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Fast, but compromised: Gigabyte’s AMD-powered mini gaming PC reviewed

"Mini desktops are a growing market, but so far it's a market that Intel has had the run of. The company's own "Next Unit of Computing" (NUC) and efforts like Gigabyte's Brix Pro are diminutive but much more capable than the wimpy "nettops" of yesteryear... Now it's time for AMD to get in on the fun. The company sent us two Gigabyte mini PCs that are roughly the same size as the Intel versions, but these machines use AMD A8 chips instead of Intel ones.

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99 per cent of Mobile Viruses for Android

"It seems that if a virus writer is going to bother writing a hack for a mobile, they are only going to do it for Andriod. A new report from security outfit F-Secure said that virus writers are ignoring the chance to download a complete Coldplay collection from Apple phones and are instead writing code for Android... More than 99 per cent of viruses are being written for Android with only two new ones written for the iPhone or Symbian this year. To be fair, we are not taking about a big threat to mobiles. F-Secure detected just 277 new threat families, of which 275 honed in on Android.

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Video Review #1603: Noctua NH-D15 CPU Air Cooler

The Noctua NH-D15 CPU Air Cooler which is based on the NH-D14 Cooler comes with 2 massive aluminum heatsink towers, 6 copper heatpipes per tower, smooth copper baseplate, 140mm fans & new design features. All of this equals outstanding performance and compatibility. It's easily one of the very best air coolers on the market today!

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Video Review #1602: Amped Wireless AC1200 Wi-Fi PCI-E Adapter

The Amped Wireless AC1200 Wi-Fi PCI-E Adapter is the perfect option for computer systems that aren't part of or outside of a wired network. It allows easy setup compared to an inaccessible wired network and still offers excellent transfer speeds. It supports 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4GHz & 5GHz networks, has dual band high gain antennas, magnetic antenna stand, it's secure and performs very well.


Video Review #1601: Antec KÜHLER H2O 1250 Liquid CPU Cooler

The Antec KÜHLER H2O 1250 Liquid CPU Cooler is a top of the line advanced liquid cooler. It has two 120mm PWM fans, a 240mm aluminum radiator, two large pumps, copper waterblock, durable tubes & RGB LED. It also comes with software so you can control and monitor it.


Video Review #1600: Tesoro Lobera Supreme G5NFL Illuminated Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

The Tesoro Lobera Supreme G5NFL Illuminated Mechanical Gaming Keyboard will definitely put a smile on your face! You have a choice between black, red, brown or blue switches, it's fully backlight, has a USB port, audio jacks, looks amazing, comes with software and is reasonably priced. It might not have Cherry MX switches, but you'll be hard pressed to tell the difference. Rock solid mechanical keyboard!

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Video Review #1599: Antec P100 Case

The Antec P100 Case is stylish, comes with 120mm fans, fan filters, has watercooling potential, up to 7 drives can be installed and acoustic dampening material. This would be a great case for a quiet computer build.


Video Review #1598: Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Headset

The Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital Headset offers true 5.1 audio with 3 drivers per ear-cup, which is something no other so-called 5.1 headsets can't say. They are stylish, rigid, lightweight, come with a multi-channel remote sound card, are Bluetooth compatible & have a detachable noise canceling mic. This is one of the best 5.1 headset solutions around!

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Video Review #1597: SilverStone PS10 Case Video Review

The SilverStone PS10 Case falls into the budget category, but it still has lots of features and looks sharp. Up to 5 2.5"/3.5" drives can be installed, 5 fans are possible, it comes with removable dust filters, there's cable management and it has acoustic dampening material on both side panels. It would be a great choice for an affordable quiet build.


Video Review #1596: Nanoxia Deep Silence 5 Case

The Nanoxia Deep Silence 5 Case is a mid-tower case, but it's much larger than most. It looks great, comes in 3 different colors, has three 140mm fans, but more can be installed, there's lots of room to work, lots of water cooling potential, fits long video cards/PSUs and it's super quiet because of the acoustic dampening material. It's an outstanding case!


Video Review #1595: Ozone Onda Pro X-Surround ProGaming Headset

The Ozone Onda Pro X-Surround ProGaming Headset looks excellent and comes in 2 different colors. The 40mm drivers produce a great range of sound and the bass is punchy. The mic is detachable and comes with noise canceling technology. There's an in-line controller for muting and adjusting the noise level. It will be easy to get your game on with this headset and it won't break the bank.

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Q&A Video: Differences between Mechanical Keyboard Cherry MX Switches?