Tech News Aug 5, 2012


We have some varied news for you today.  Not only are there a few power supply reviews, but we also have an article on Phase Change, MSI GTX 680 video card, hard drive performance on Linux, and one of our friends at ThinkComputers is giving away a bunch of stuff!  What’s not to love?

Corsair AX1200i PSU Review @ VR-Zone

ASUS ROG Maximus V Gene (Z77) Review – Ivy Bridge on Phase Change @ VR-Zone

MSI GTX 680 Lightning Review @ Hardware Canucks

Patriot Viper 3 8GB 2133MHz Dual Channel Memory Kit Review @ Hi Tech Legion

AHCI vs. IDE Modes With A SATA 3.0 SSD On Linux @ Phoronix

ShootMania Storm PC Preview @

Web Browser Performance Roundup for Q3 2012 @ NGOHQ

2013 Volkswagen Passat Review @ t-break

CPU Socket Guide 2012 @ OCmodshop

Patriot Intel Extreme Masters Limited Edition 16GB DDR3-1866MHz Memory Kit @Hi Tech Legion

Acer Aspire 5600U Review @ t-break

Quantum Conundrum (PSN) Review @ KitGuru

BIOS Option Of The Week -DVMT Mode @ Tech ARP

Corsair Obsidian 550D Case Review @ Neoseeker

ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity (TF700T) Android Tablet Review @

Hands On With The Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset @ Legit Reviews

NZXT Fan Roundup @ Rbmods

ThinkComputers Quest for 1000 Giveaway! @

Waterfield Designs Muzetto Leather Notebook Satchel Review @ PC Stats

Quantum Conundrum (PSN) Review