Top 5 Gaming Monitors of 2018

ASUS ROG-Swift PG27UQ - Front and Rear

A critical piece to any PC build is often the one most overlooked. You get all of your components, the best CPU you’ll need, the highest rated Graphics card you can afford, and sure, maybe a little RGB.  You may not even notice it but when you take all of this newly acquired power and plug it into a regular old office monitor, you’re essentially bottle-necking your experience

If you’re looking for the best gaming monitor money can buy, look no further than the new ASUS PG27UQ.  This monitor currently the best performance money can buy, but not without it’s drawbacks.  If you’d like to find out why, keep reading below.

In this article we will be looking at 5 of the best gaming monitors of 2018.  These displays were chosen based on their specs, technologies and Continue reading “Top 5 Gaming Monitors of 2018”

Top 5 RGB Fans of 2018

Which RGB fan is the best of 2018?

The best RGB fan for PC builds in 2018 so far is the Corsair LL Series RGB fans.  From the material quality of the RGB fans themselves, to the functionality of the RGB software, and sheer color shown, there is nothing that can beat them.  Let’s take a look at these and some of the other options we’ve seen from this past year and see why. Continue reading “Top 5 RGB Fans of 2018”

NZXT’s AIO Family Grows With the Kraken X72 and Kraken M22

Welcome to the NZXT Family

NZXT started their AIO  Kraken line-up mid 2014 with the announcment of the X41, X51, and X61 coolers.  These coolers were know for their efficient cooling capabilities, and RGB functionality.  These were such a hit that NZXT followed up a little over two years later with the announcement of the X42, X52, and X62 variants.  These next gen coolers are more efficient, and include a flashy infinity mirror with dual channel RGB customizability.

With success continuing to follow the line Continue reading “NZXT’s AIO Family Grows With the Kraken X72 and Kraken M22”

Corsair Light Loop Fans – Review and First Look

Corsair LL140 Fans

The beginning of the RGB’s

RGB appears to be one of the biggest trends in PC customization since the realization of cable management.  The ability to customize a build and it’s themes is a simple as a quick adjustment in a components provided software.  Although there are many companies who have seemingly jumped on the RGB train across various hardware platforms, there seems to be only a couple brands really advancing.  Corsair has definitely been one of those brands. Continue reading “Corsair Light Loop Fans – Review and First Look”

Antec P110 Luce Review – Best PC Case of 2017

There was a time that seems like an eternity ago where no matter what kind of PC you were building Antec had the answer when it came to the ultimate case.  Key features were always a boatload of drive bays, ton’s of room for storage, and sometimes, you could pick one up that had fans with lights in them.  Yea…that’s right, there were LED’s insiiiide the fans.  These cases always had a way of sticking out on the shelf too because of all the fancy retail boxes they came out with.  To this day, I’m pretty sure any of us that go to Newegg and look up top rated cases, will find that glorious Antec 900 in at least the top 3 if it hasn’t been de-crowned as the king of cases.  

The big question?  What happened to them?  There was a while there, when Antec really kind of fell off the map.  They didn’t seem to be keeping up with the current trends.  Their cases seemed to meet the needs, but weren’t as aesthetically pleasing as we once expected.

Finally, that time has come to an end…. Continue reading “Antec P110 Luce Review – Best PC Case of 2017”