OCinside.de OC Event 2011

This year again a great OC event is organized by our overclocker community of OCinside.de. The OCinside.de OC meeting 2011 was held from the 15.07. to 17.07.11 in Herford. With bright sunshine we grilled not only lots of original Thuringian grilled sausage, but also CPUs and accidentally also different. For the contests this time the participants had to estimate the CPU temperature, fan speed and the maximum possible overclocking results with different voltages. The winner could received ASRock motherboards, gaming … Continue reading OCinside.de OC Event 2011

ASRock Z68 Pro3 Intel LGA 1155 Motherboard Review

The ASRock Z68 Pro3 is the first Intel LGA1155 Sandy Bridge motherboard tested so far at ocinside.de. It is based on Intel’s Z68 chipset and offers a very inexpensive solution for current 1155-Pin processors like e.g. the unlocked Intel Core i7-2600K, unlocked Core i5-2500K with which we have tested the motherboard, Intel Core i3-2120, i3-2100 or Intel Pentium Q850, Q840, G620 and more LGA1155 processors. The equipment is relatively basic, but it offers some settings for overclocking and a lot … Continue reading ASRock Z68 Pro3 Intel LGA 1155 Motherboard Review

Crucial m4 256GB CT256M4SSD2 SATA3 SSD Review

The Crucial m4 SSD is currently the fastest SSD from Crucial with Micron NAND, Marvell Controller and a capacity of 64GB, 128GB and 256GB up to 512GB. We have tested the Crucial m4 256GB and/or Micron RealSSD C400 256GB extensively. In all benchmarks we made a direct comparison on SATA3 port in IDE and AHCI mode and the test report will show a few surprises. Let us take a look, if the newest m4 or C400 SSD is at least … Continue reading Crucial m4 256GB CT256M4SSD2 SATA3 SSD Review

BitFenix Colossus Venom Review

This BitFenix Colossus Venom Big Tower is particularly noticeable by its unique design. The red LED lighting looks not bad, but especially the bright green of the Venom edition is a special highlight. Of course not only the design is important for the right choice of a computer chassis and therefore the BitFenix Colossus Venom case is tested at the ocinside.de online magazine. Thanks for the support … Many thanks for the support with the BitFenix Colossus Venom chassis by … Continue reading BitFenix Colossus Venom Review