Hardware Reviews

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

Cooler Master Reactor Gold 750W Power Supply Review

No matter if home server, gaming PC or workstation, a reliable power supply with sufficient power reserves is essential for the trouble-free operation of a computer. With the appropriate name Reactor, Cooler Master offers a fully modular 750W ATX power supply, which is also 80 Plus Gold certified. Whether it will fire up an overclocked gaming setup sufficiently, the following test reveals.

Crucial P1 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD Review

We have already used a Crucial P1 SSD in Orico PCM2-C3-GY USB 3.1 review and in the Icy Dock and ASRock U.2 Special as well as in several Intel motherboard reviews at OCinside.de. Today, we again take a close look at the Crucial P1 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD with the latest firmware in order to compare it against 70 other SSD results in the extensive SSD comparison.

SilverStone Permafrost PF240-ARGB Review

The range of 240mm All In One water coolers for the PC is almost unlimited and the dimensions of the products are mostly similar as they are standardized. That’s why we take a close look at the details at OCinside.de to find the special features of each product. This time we take a close look at the SilverStone PERMAFROST 240mm AIO with addressable RGB lighting and see if it lives up to its name. Of course, we also created another … Continue reading SilverStone Permafrost PF240-ARGB Review

ASRock X299 Creator Motherboard Review

Today we test the ASRock X299 Creator High-End motherboard on OCinside.de. The latest X299 Creator motherboard supports Skylake-X and Skylake-X Refresh, as well as the current Cascade Lake-X processor series. ASRock has raised the bar even higher with their new Creator series and impressed us with a phenomenal basic equipment. From 10 Gigabit LAN up to Mini DisplayPort inputs, everything is included!

Thrustmaster eSwap Pro Controller Review

Today we test at OCinside.de the top controller from the extensive gamepad collection of Thrustmaster. In comparison we are testing the original controllers from Microsoft Xbox One, Xbox 360, Sony PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. What makes this Thrustmaster eSwap Pro game controller different from thousands of other products on the market and where its strengths can be found is explained in the following review including YouTube video and 360 degree view.

Thermaltake Level 20 HT Snow Review

Big, bigger, level 20 HT! We are testing today on OCinside.de with the Thermaltake Level 20 HT in the Snow Edition a chic, large, white showcase that like to convince with plenty of space for hardware, plenty of space for cooling and last but not least a lot of glass. We take a close look at the case and check what can be expected compared to the usual PC tower.

Cooler Master MH670 Review

Listen, Cooler Master has just expanded its gaming headset family with the MH600 series, which includes three headphones in the price range from 59 to 110 Euro. We had the pleasure to test the top model MH670 in detail and reveal all strengths and weaknesses of the Cooler Master MH670 wireless gaming headset with virtual 7.1 surround sound in the following review here at OCinside.de!

Alphacool Eisbaer Aurora 360 Review

We have tested the brand new Alphacool Eisbaer Aurora 360 AIO water cooling for the official launch. The Eisbaer Aurora is a closed water cooling system that is easy to install and can be easily and safely expanded with a quick-release fastener. The aRGB lighting has been added, and the pump should also be more powerful, but work more quietly than before. We are excited about it and take a close look at everything on OCinside.de. Additionally with new videos … Continue reading Alphacool Eisbaer Aurora 360 Review

NZXT Kraken Z73 Review

Today we test on OCinside.de the brand new 360 Kraken Z73 AIO watercooling, which was officially introduced by NZXT at review date. The outstanding feature of this all in one cooling solution is the pump head, as it is equipped with a large 320x320px LCD display! The new NZXT Kraken Z-Series is available as NZXT Kraken Z63 with 280mm radiator and the tested NZXT Kraken Z73 with 360mm radiator. So much in advance, we are absolutely fascinated!

Cooler Master MasterKeys MK850 Review

Today, there is a review and video of the new Cooler Master MasterKeys MK850 MX RGB RED Gaming Keyboard on OCinside.de. The Cooler Master MK850 is equipped with all kinds of functions. It has media and macro keys, a brilliant RGB illumination with 16.7 million colors, two USB 3.0 ports and as a highlight the unique pressure sensitive Aimpad keys. After this review you can win a Cool Master MK850 keyboard with a little luck!

Deepcool Macube 310P Review

Today we’re testing the Deepcool Macube 310P, a stylish, compact case that wants to differentiate itself from the crowd with a few interesting ideas. Deepcool promises excellent ventilation and elegant aesthetics, which should make the case the perfect companion for your own PC system. We’ll get to the bottom of this today, including a short modding excursion and custom loop water cooling tutorial.

AOC Agon AG273QX Monitor Review

More is better, this is definitely true for the specifications of the AOC Agon AG273QX gaming monitor. The AG273QX comes with an impressive 27 inch screen diagonal, 165 Hz and 1 ms response time. It also offers a few more features, which we of course take a close look at in this review.