Memory

G.Skill Announces Trident Z Royal Elite Series DDR4 Memory

G.Skill announced the all-new Trident Z Royal Elite Series DDR4 ram. Continuing the legacy of the Trident Z Royal family, the Royal Elite Series will feature the same crystalline light bar with 8 RGB zones, but will now sport a matching crystalline-shaped gold or silver heat spreader. The Royal Elite isn’t just a cosmetic upgrade. As the new premium DDR4 memory, the Royal Elite Series boasts speeds from 3600 MHz all the way up to 5333 Mhz. Availability is slated for May of 2021 but pricing is not listed at this time. Here is the official press release from G.Skill. Read More

News

Corsair Launches K70 RGB TKL Gaming Keyboard and SABRE PRO Gaming Mice

Corsair launched three new products today. The first is the K70 RGB TKL Gaming Keyboard, the 60% keyboard from Corsair that we’ve all been hoping for. The K70 RGB TKL comes available with a selection of 100% CHERRY MX Red, Silent Red, or SPEED Silver mechanical key switches and is a tenkeyless design. Also in today’s announcement are the Corsair Sabre Pro and Sabre RGB Pro gaming mice. Both are equipped with 8,000Hz polling and AXON hyper-processing technology. Availability is reported to be immediate. The K70 RGB TKL Cherry MX Speed is listed for $139, while the Sabre RGB Pro is $59.99 and the Sabre Pro (non-RGB) is only $54.99. Here is the official press release from Corsair. Read More

News

Corsair Launches K55 RGB PRO and K55 RGB PRO XT Gaming Keyboards

Today, Corsair launched two new keyboards geared at gamers and content creators. The K55 RGB Pro and K55 RGB PRO XT expand on the already popular K55 series keyboards. Five RGB zones are present in the K55 RGB Pro while the Pro XT features “per-key RGB lighting”. Naturally, both are controllable via Corsair’s iCUE software. The K55 RGB PRO costs $49.99 and the K55 RGB PRO XT will set you back $69.99. Both set at very reasonable prices for quality gaming keyboards. Below is the press release from Corsair. Read More

Memory

Mushkin Announces Redline Lumina RGB Series DDR4 Memory

Today, Mushkin announced its new Redline Lumina RGB Desktop memory line with capacities up to 64GB and frequencies ranging between 2666MHz to 4133MHz, the new Redline Lumina RGB series should be placed in line with most kits. Each module also features 16 RGB LEDs to help accentuate your rig.  Pricing wasn’t listed, but below are the full specs along with a few words from Mushkin. Read More

News

CES 2021: Corsair Launches the 5000 Series Mid-Tower Chassis

This morning as part of CES 2021, Corsair announced the launch of its 5000 series mid-tower PC cases, the CORSAIR 5000D, 5000D Airflow, and the iCUE 5000X RGB. Each represents a unique aesthetic, but they all share the same Corsair quality and performance. The 5000X RGB is equipped with three included SP120 RGB ELITE AirGuide fans and a tempered glass front panel. The 5000D Airflow sports a full mesh front panel while 5000D displays a more subtle build with its solid front panel. Pricing for the 5000D and 5000D Airflow is set at $165 and the 5000X RGB is slightly higher at $205. Further details are below in Corsair’s official press release. Read More

Cooling

XPG Launches Levante 360 All-in-One Liquid Cooler

Today, XPG Launched the second generation of its All-in-One liquid cooler, the XPG Levante 360. The new AIO uses Asetek’s 7th generation pump and a large 360mm radiator and a ‘thermally optimized’ copper plate with 0.15 mm-thin microchannels to dissipate the heat. XPG equipped the Levante 360 with three Dual Ring 120mm fans (40K hours at 40°C MTBF) to move air through the radiator. Each fan sports twenty RGBs along with the pump cap that is also lit up with RGB lighting. Read More

Reviews

Team Group T-Force Delta MAX RGB SSD Review

Today we are reviewing a newly launched RGB solid state drive from Team Group. Announced in September, the newly redesigned T-Force Delta MAX is one of the most original creations we’ve ever seen in the hard drive market. It has addressable RGB LED’s and implements a mirror-type light diffuser. Team Group delivers a piece of RGB artwork that’s sure to an eye-catching element of any high-end computer build. Read More

Cooling

Scythe Mugen 5 ARGB Plus Heatsink Review

Scythe comes in bringing yet another revision of its acclaimed Mugen 5 heatsink, the Mugen 5 ARGB Plus. This time the changes are mostly cosmetic in the form of an ARGB top cover and two ARGB Kaze Flex fans. However, this revision does use two fans instead of one, and the ARGB fans have a higher speed rating. So, there is potential for increased performance as well. Read More

Cooling

Silverstone PF360 All-In-One Liquid CPU Cooler Review

Silverstone has been around since 2003 and have a sizable stake in the PC chassis, power supply, CPU cooler, fans, and accessory markets. Personally, I was first introduced to them as a top tier PC case manufacturer, and I still have and use some of their older cases such as the PS07, TJ08-E, and the TJ07. However, we have one of their all-in-one liquid CPU coolers up for testing, the PF360. The PF360 is a large 3×120 mm CPU cooler featuring addressable RGB on both the fans and pump/block housing. Read More