Hardware Reviews

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

ASRock Z790 Riptide WiFi Motherboard Unboxing Video

We have published on OCinside.de an unboxing video in German with English subtitles of the brand-new ASRock Z790 Riptide WiFi motherboard from the Phantom Gaming series, which offers an impressive basic configuration and with the Z790 refresh is designed for the new Intel 14th Gen Raptor Lake refresh as well as for previous Intel 12/13th Gen Socket LGA1700 processors. The detailed review of the new ASRock Z790 Riptide WiFi 7 motherboard will follow soon as well.

Arctic Freezer 4U-M Review

When it comes to cooling server CPUs, you don’t necessarily have to use an OEM cooler. With the Freezer 4U-M, Arctic now presents a multi-compatible high-performance air cooler for professional workstations and servers in 4U format. The following review reveals what the 1.2 kg heavy cooler has to offer in detail.

Seasonic MagFlow 1225 PWM Review

Seasonic MagFlow 120mm premium fan with innovative connector system is available in today’s review on OCinside.de! Our following Seasonic MagFlow 1225 PWM review shows how useful the magnetic connectors of the MagFlow fans are in practice and whether these fans also provide decent cooling. On top of that, there’s also a video on how to use the clever connector system on our OCinside YouTube Channel.

Icy Dock MB842MP-B ToughArmor Review

Today, at OCinside.de we are testing the Icy Dock MB842MP-B, a useful PCIe adapter for NVMe SSDs, which allows two NVMe SSDs to be easily exchanged via the back of the PC without having to open the PC case. Whether the performance is convincing and what else has to be considered when using the Icy Dock PCIe card is revealed in the following review.

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!