Hardware Reviews

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

With Liquid Metal Laptop Permanently On Turbo Boost Tutorial

Get your Notebook operating permanently on turbo mode thanks to liquid metal! In this new tutorial on OCinside.de we have modified a laptop using liquid metal so that the CPU can be overclocked higher thanks to better cooling and can even be operated permanently at maximum turbo clock. In this tutorial, we test the Conductonaut liquid metal from Thermal Grizzly, which has already proven its worth in CPU Delidding. It was worth it!

ASRock Phantom Gaming X Radeon RX 590 8G OC Review

With the RX 590, AMD has again refreshed the existing graphics chip. However, the RX 590 promises to gain more than just a few percent over its predecessor RX 580 through improved production technology in the 12nm process. ASRock has also donated its own cooling and backplate to the RX 590 chip and overclocked the Phantom Gaming X Radeon RX 590 8G from factory. Read more about this in the following ASRock RX 590 Phantom Gaming X 8G OC review … Continue reading ASRock Phantom Gaming X Radeon RX 590 8G OC Review

Arctic Freezer 34 eSports DUO Review

Today we are testing the first Arctic air cooler with the Arctic Freezer 34 eSports DUO, which wants to replace the Freezer 33 series with the help of the pressure-optimized BioniX P fans. After we had the Arctic BioniX P fans already in a separate review, we are excited to see how they will perform on a CPU cooler. There is also the 360 degree view and a new video. And after this review, you might even win the Arctic … Continue reading Arctic Freezer 34 eSports DUO Review

Philips 272P7VPTKEB Review

Today we test on OCinside.de the Philips 272P7VPTKEB UHD monitor. The Philips Brilliance P-line IPS display offers a diagonal of 27-inch, a native 4K resolution and is primarily intended for image and video editing. Of course, we also test the gaming and multimedia features of the monitor. Whether it is worth buying the monitor and if it shows weaknesses, we show in the following review.

ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming 9 Motherboard Review

Today we test on OCinside.de the ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming 9 motherboard with Intel Z390 chipset. You have to see the features and you can overclock the ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming 9 excellently! How high you can overclock an Intel 8th Gen and the new Intel 9th Gen CPU we test on this Intel LGA1151 v2 motherboard with an Intel Core i7-8700K and very impressive with an Intel Core i9-9900K CPU.

MSI A320M Pro-VH Plus and AMD Athlon 200GE Reader Review

Today another reader review is published on OCinside.de. This time Berserkus tests a bundling of an MSI A320M Pro-VH Plus motherboard with an AMD Athlon 200GE CPU in our forum. In the review we will see if the low budget motherboard offers enough features, if with the inexpensive AMD Athlon 200GE CPU maybe even some gaming is possible and how to overclock the AMD Athlon 200GE.

Scythe Ninja 5 Review

After we were rather liquid in the matter of cooling, we test today with the Scythe Ninja 5 an air cooler heavyweight. In the review, there is also the 360 degree view and a new video, which gives a first impression of the surprisingly low volume.

Mobvoi TicWatch Pro Review

Most of us know Smartwatch manufacturers like Apple, Fitbit, Fossil, Garmin, Huawei, MyKronoz, Pebble or Samsung, of which we have tested for example the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier, but probably very few know Mobvoi. Mobvoi has developed something very special: a Smartwatch display consisting of two layers, which can be selected manually or automatically! The OLED display offers the full Wear OS by Google Smartwatch functionality and the transparent LCD layer above is extremely power saving. In the following Smartwatch … Continue reading Mobvoi TicWatch Pro Review

Arctic BioniX P120 and P140 Review

Today we tested on OCinside.de the new Arctic BioniX P fans in 120mm and 140mm. In contrast to the previously tested Arctic BioniX F120 and F140 fans, the Arctic BioniX P120 and P140 fans are optimized for static pressure, offer a 0dB mode and some technical improvements. We are curious how the fans will perform in practice.