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  1. Asus HD 7950 Direct CU II review

    Asus HD 7950 Direct CU II review

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    There's a tremendous sense of value when you get this Asus version of AMD's HD 7950 out of the box. It really is rather massive.

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    PNY XLR8 Pro 240GB review

    PNY XLR8 Pro 240GB review

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    PNY is a name normally associated with Nvidia-based consumer graphics cards, and maybe the odd memory modules. In fact it makes a whole range of memory-based hardware too.

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    Intel 335 Series SSD 240GB review

    Intel 335 Series SSD 240GB review

    8  

    Like its little 330 series sibling and its bigger brother, the 520 series, it's based around the LSI SandForce SF-2281 controller, but unlike the other two this one uses Intel's latest 20nm MLC NAND.

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    Samsung 840 Pro 256GB review

    Samsung 840 Pro 256GB review

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    The question Samsung's asking is just how much are you willing to pay for the ultimate in SSD oomph.

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    Spire X2.6011 review

    Spire X2.6011 review

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    Spire is probably better known in the UK for cooling products rather than cases, which might explain why there's more than a little of the Cooler Master HAF series about this X2.6011 chassis.

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    Intel Core i7 3970X review

    Intel Core i7 3970X review

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    The best just got better. That'll be Intel's pitch for the new Core i7-3970X. And strictly speaking, it's absolutely true.

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    Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 review

    Gigabyte Z77X-UP7 review

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    This Z77X-UP7 is more along the lines of the Asus RoG range - all the bells and whistles you could possibly want from a high-end board, but with everything an LN2-snorting pro-overclocker might be looking for.

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    AMD FX-4300 review

    AMD FX-4300 review

    5  

    The last few months have left me with a rather positive feeling towards AMD. Can this continue with the upgraded AMD FX-4300?

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    AMD FX-6300 review

    AMD FX-6300 review

    8  

    The original FX-6200 impressed us recently with its combination of bargain price, impressive multi-threading performance and serious overclocking chops too. Can the FX-6300 repeat the same trick?

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    Samsung 840 256GB review

    Samsung 840 256GB review

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    The Korean giant is currently cranking out world-beating kit in several segments, from smartphones to ARM chips and HDTVs. So how do their latest and greatest SSDs stack up?

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    WD My Book VelociRaptor Duo review

    WD My Book VelociRaptor Duo review

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    With the My Book VelociRaptor Duo, Western Digital has taken two of the fastest drives it makes, with a SATA 6Gb/s interface.

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    CM Storm Scout 2 review

    CM Storm Scout 2 review

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    The first CM Storm Scout was a dependable, surprisingly roomy case that didn't take up much space - all for under £100.

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    Intel Core i3-3225 review

    Intel Core i3-3225 review

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    The Intel Ivy Bridge technology is the finest desktop processor tech this side of Haswell, and for the PC build without severe budgetary constraints, it's the architecture we're telling you to stick into your gaming rig.

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    Sapphire Pure Platinum A85XT review

    Sapphire Pure Platinum A85XT review

    8  

    A reasonably priced and feature-packed motherboard that performs well and shows some intelligent design choices.

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    Thermolab Trinity review

    Thermolab Trinity review

    7  

    The ThermoLab Trinity looks like a pretty conventional cooler at first glance. A big fan, a large stack of aluminium cooling fins and some copper heat pipes. Same old.

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    Scythe Katana 4 review

    Scythe Katana 4 review

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    Fans 120mm and larger dominate the enthusiast and overclocking market. What hope, then, for the plucky little Scythe Katana 4 and its 92mm fan?

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    NoFan CR-95C review

    NoFan CR-95C review

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    Silent, dustless cooling is an attractive idea,but this monster from Nofan proves high temps are unavoidable for totally passive coolers.

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    Deepcool Ice Matrix 400 review

    Deepcool Ice Matrix 400 review

    7  

    How much does fancy packaging matter? Ultimately, it can't be that critical, otherwise the Deepcool Ice Matrix 400 would have this thing completely wrapped up.

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    AMD FX-8350 review

    AMD FX-8350 review

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    AMD have updated the Piledriver specification to offer some more bang for your buck. Can it go toe-to-toe with Intel this time round?

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    Corsair Neutron 240GB review

    Corsair Neutron 240GB review

    9  

    Affordable synchronous NAND with great performance. The real-world difference between this and the Neutron GTX is marginal.

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    KingSpec Pro E3000 240GB SSD review

    KingSpec Pro E3000 240GB SSD review

    8  

    The name KingSpec may be new to you, and indeed us, but the company has been in the flash storage business since 1995.

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    KingSpec Multi Core 1TB PCIe review

    KingSpec Multi Core 1TB PCIe review

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    With the current crop of solid-state drives already knocking very hard on the door of SATA 6Gbps bandwidth limit, we might have to start looking elsewhere for speedy SSDs.

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