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  • How To Do Proper Cable Management in a PC

    There is nothing more exciting than the moment when you are done putting all the components in the PC, and you do a test boot only to realize that everything is up and running. However, the excitement soon takes a turn to dread when you realized that the back side…

  • Air Cooler vs Water Cooler: Which One is Better and Why?

    If you have just stepped into market, and you are looking for a good CPU cooler, you will find many choices available to you. Gone are the days when the choices were only limited to mediocre options. Nowadays, as long as you have the money, the PC market has a…

  • HTC U19e vs Moto Z4: How they differ?

    After remaining mum for more than eight months the Taiwanese smartphones manufacturer HTC is back with another couple of new mid-range phones including U19e and Desire 19+. Both the devices are bringing a number of special features to attract buyers. Being the U-lineup phone the U19e is packed with upper…

  • Are Truly Wireless Earbuds Worth It?

    We often see many people opting for wired earbuds, as they are free from issues regarding battery, connectivity or sound quality but we are witnessing that headphones cables are falling out of fashion. Wireless audio sounds better than ever. Compression formats for Bluetooth 5.0 are more reliable. Battery timings have…

  • EVGA Precision vs MSI Afterburner

    EVGA Precision and MSI Afterburner are two of the most common GPU monitoring and overclocking tools that are available in the market. The good news about both of these software solutions is that they are largely the same, and the best part is that regardless of the GPU you have,…

  • Motherboards: Asus vs MSI

    For anyone who is building a PC, whether it is for gaming or for some other tasks, the one important thing that we all need to consider is the motherboard. Now when it comes to motherboards, you have a long list of options available from amazing add-in board partners like…

  • RAM: 8GB vs 16GB

    If you are thinking about building a PC or just thinking about upgrading your current one. The one thing that you will most probably consider is going to be the RAM. Just how much RAM should I get? With RAM prices finally coming down drastically in 2019, many consumers are…

  • Shadowplay vs OBS

    If you are streamer or just someone who prefers to record game plays using capture cards and share them on different streaming platforms, then you may have heard about Shadowplay as well as OBS (Open Broadcaster Software). Both of these offerings have been on the mainstream for some time and…

  • Gaming Mice: Laser vs Optical Sensors

    For anyone who has had an experience with buying a computer mouse in the modern day and age, you may have had a run in options such as a laser mouse, and an optical mouse. For the longest time, gamers, as well as the retailers, have been confusing these mice…

  • VRAM: HBM2 vs GDDR5

    For anyone who is thinking about buying a new graphics card in the market, you will have to know about some basic information. Sadly, more advanced information like memory type is often overlooked entirely, and people do not really pay attention to it at all. If you have been buying…

  • Speakers: Active vs Passive

    If you are in the market looking for speakers, you will come across two types of speakers; active speakers and passive speakers. Now the thing is that this choice can easily confuse between both speakers since it is not an easy job to distinguish between both speakers until you are…

  • AMD X370 vs B350: Which is the better

    Ryzen definitely delivers on an intriguing promise. That promise is essentially great performance at a compelling price. With a higher clock count and great performance not just in gaming, but in productivity as well. It doesn’t matter if you’re a gamer or someone who does a lot of productivity on…

  • Adaptive Sync Monitors: Freesync vs G-Sync

    Monitors are the core aspect of any setup. If you don’t have a good display, you’re not taking advantage of all the amazing visuals games have to offer these days.  Everyone wants a great display for an immersive experience. When you’re buying a new monitor the first thing that comes…

  • RAM Speed: Does it matter?

    Everyone is familiar with the importance of RAM or memory in a system. It’s obviously a key component for any computer to function properly. You definitely don’t want to skimp out in this department of your system. But you should be aware of what type of memory you actually need so…

  • Flat vs Curved Monitors: Which is better?

    Immersion is key in video games. That’s pretty obvious if you take a look at any recent triple-A game. The graphical prowess and capability seem to be getting better and better with every new release. If you have a great PC, you’re in a good spot to enjoy some amazing…

  • RAM: Single Channel vs Dual Channel

    RAM is pretty critical in a computer. There’s the age-old argument that you need a certain amount of RAM and no more. There’s also the debate about memory speeds, whether they actually matter or not. We’ll save those for another day. Long story short, if you’re skimping out on RAM,…

  • Prebuilt Gaming Computers: CyberPowerPC vs iBUYPOWER

    When it comes to gaming PCs, you usually have two options; you either gather all the parts and build the PC yourself or you can go to the market and buy a prebuilt PC from companies like CyberPowerPC or iBUYPOWER. Two of the most famous names in the prebuilt market.…

  • Nvidia DSR: Understanding DSR Factors and Smoothness

    It has been five or so years since Nvidia came out with DSR or Dynamic Super Resolution, the purpose of this feature was to allow the gamers to enjoy higher resolutions on monitors that did not have native support for the same resolutions. For instance, a gamer with a 1080p…

  • Gaming Chairs vs Office Chairs

    The new marketing strategy companies are using to sell these days seems to be slapping the label “Gaming” on every product they make. At first, this seems like a simple gimmick to sell their stuff to gamers who are willing to pay more for their gear. But upon further inspection,…

  • What is a GPU Backplate and do you need it?

    You get yourself a shiny new graphics card, plug it in and totally lose yourself in the world of video games. That’s the basics covered. Admittedly, the card might look a bit stale out of the box. If it doesn’t have a backplate it probably looks like nearly every other…

  • X470 VS X370: Which Chipset is better?

    AMD announced their market disrupting Ryzen processors way back in December of 2016. Since then, core counts and overclocking have been all the rage. That’s where Ryzen promises to deliver the most. It delivers more features at a better value, especially compared to Intel. Combine high core counts and low…

  • 1440p 144hz or 4k HDR in 2020: Which is better

    The beauty of PC gaming happens to be the plethora of ways you can enjoy video games. Some people like to relax in their seat and enjoy a visually stunning and immersive experience. Other people might prefer competitive gaming that’s all about skill, where performance matters more than visuals. This…

  • RTX VS GTX 10 Series: Worth the upgrade?

    Nvidia’s Pascal or GTX 10 series lineup has been incredibly popular since its launch in 2016. That’s mainly because after a long time, Nvidia presented a considerable leap in performance with the 10 series. Well, the RTX series shows even more promise not only with better performance but with new…

  • 21:9 vs 16:9 Monitors: Which Is Better?

    Since most of the mainstream monitors that are available these days have the same aspect ratio, most consumers aren’t aware of the 21:9 format. People care more about display technology, refresh rates and overall panel quality. But if you’re one of those people who aren’t aware of ultrawide’s rising popularity,…

  • TN vs VA vs IPS: Which Type Of Monitor Is The Best

    Graphical prowess is always going upwards in video games. So is the competitive aspect of video games. If you’re the type of person who generally enjoys gaming, you’ll benefit from a great display. Gaming monitors have been on the rise for a while now. That’s because of higher refresh rates,…