Hardware Reviews

Here you’ll see tests and overclocking suitability of the following hardware components …

Interactive Fit for Fan guide v4.1 – will the cooler fit on the motherboard?

Now with Intel Z790, B760 LGA1700 motherboards, AMD X670E, X670, B650E, B650, A620 Socket AM5 motherboards, new coolers, integrated share button and zoom function! Since 1999 we have been testing coolers and motherboards on OCinside.de and check which CPU cooler can be used for which motherboard. With the interactive Fit for Fan guide v4.1, you can find this out in just a few clicks by virtually fitting the desired CPU cooler on the selected motherboard. You can see which CPU … Continue reading Interactive Fit for Fan guide v4.1 – will the cooler fit on the motherboard?

Seasonic Vertex GX-850 Power Supply Review

Fully modular 850 Watt PC power supply offers ATX 3.0 and PCIe 5.0 standard! Today on OCinside.de we are testing the Seasonic Vertex GX-850, a modern, fully modular PC power supply that complies with the latest ATX 3.0 and PCIe 5.0 specifications. With its 850 watts power and 80 Plus Gold certification, it offers an optimal power source for high-performance gaming PCs and workstations. Whether it can convince in practice is explained in the following review, where we take a … Continue reading Seasonic Vertex GX-850 Power Supply Review

Fosi Audio BT30D Pro Review

Powerful 2.1 class-D amplifier with RCA and Bluetooth for gaming and more! With integrated Bluetooth 5 receiver, RCA input and separate controls for the subwoofer, Fosi Audio offers a solid range of product features in its BT30D Pro. Compared to the smaller BT30D model without Pro, it has a higher power rating of 2x 165 watts + 350 watts instead of 2x 50 watts + 100 watts, starting from two amplifier ICs at once. Technically, the model also relies on … Continue reading Fosi Audio BT30D Pro Review

Arctic Summair and Summair Plus Review

Fresh air for the user! Today we are testing the Arctic Summair USB fan and the Summair Plus USB fan with integrated battery just in time for summer. The two table fans in an attractive design from Arctic are exceptionally not intended for PC cooling, but cool the PC user with infinitely variable fan speed. In the review, we also show a 360-degree view, a video including a fan audio sample and another video on our OCinside YouTube channel.

Arctic P12 Max Review

Hold on tight, because here comes the new high performance fan for radiators and PC cases at a bargain price from Arctic! How the new Arctic P12 Max fan perform in terms of power and noise and much more we reveal in the following review here on OCinside.de!

AMD Ryzen 7 7700X Review

After the AMD Ryzen 9 7950X review and the AMD Ryzen 5 7600X review, we will take a look at the AMD Ryzen 7 7700X processor without AMD 3D V-Cache on OCinside.de today. We will test how well the AMD Ryzen 7 7700X can be overclocked and how the power of 8 cores and 16 threads of the AMD Ryzen 7 7700X compare to the AMD Ryzen 9 7950X as well as AMD Ryzen 5 7600X.

Fractal Design North Review

Combination of design and technology! The Swedish manufacturer Fractal Design presents us with the North PC case not only a technical component, but also a designer object that can be integrated discreetly and elegantly into the living room like a piece of furniture as hardly any other PC case before. Our following review of the Fractal North Charcoal Black with mesh side panel and Fractal North Chalk White TG Clear with tempered glass side panel reveals whether the North just … Continue reading Fractal Design North Review

Cooler Master MasterBox TD500 Mesh V2 Review

Today it will be white! We test on OCinside.de the Cooler Master MasterBox TD500 Mesh V2 in white. In addition to its refreshing design, the midi-tower case in white also impresses with a lot of attention to detail and can be complemented with the optionally available Cooler Master MasterAccessory GEM. We will show how well the new Cooler Master case and the MasterAccessory GEM perform in the following review.

Crucial 32GB DDR5 2x16GB DDR5-5600 RAM Review

Today on OCinside.de we are testing the 32GB Dual Channel memory kit with 2x 16GB DDR5-5600 CL46 modules. This kit is focused on efficiency and compatibility, because the speed and the operating voltage comply with the JEDEC specification. So this is not a high-performance overclocking memory kit. We will reveal how much faster this DDR5-5600 memory kit is compared to a standard kit with DDR5-4800 in our following review.