Is the Magg TV Media Player the Wave of the Future?

With everyone cutting cords/ties from their cable companies more and more companies are making media players. One of these companies is Magg TV. They sent me their premiere TV media player to test and review.  But is the Magg TV Media player more than just a media player? I will answer that further in this review for you. First, let’s talk about the package and what comes in it. The Magg TV media player package … Read more

Sapphire Radeon PULSE RX 570 ITX 4GB 11266-06-20G Video Card Review

Pulse, it’s Sapphire answer to your wallet, but is it worth it?  Sapphire has created a line, separate from its NITRO series card to give you a little more to game with, with a smaller price tag.  Sapphire’s catch here is toning down on the LED lighting, getting rid of the buzz worthy aesthetics and pulling the reigns back on the cooling and a few other things.  You might be scared at the cooling part, … Read more

EVGA Geforce GTX 1080 TI Founders Edition 11G-P4-6390-KR Review

Every computer, even an Apple Mac has a video card, be it AMD, NVIDIA, Intel, Matrox, and so on.   The image you are seeing at this very moment on your monitor is courtesy of a video card.  Different video card chipsets and manufacturers create all sorts of flavors of video cards, from integrated, on-die or dedicated, you can thank your video card for all you see on the screen.  With that introduction, I have the … Read more

AVerMedia’s Live Gamer Portable 2 Review!

There have been a few new arrivals to the game capture scene lately. Not to be outdone by the others AVerMedia went out and brought a new one to the table.  This is their new Live Gamer Portable 2. I was just so lucky enough to get my hands on one to review for you. I know, that picture is just a box but hey you get your first glimpse at it. Let me show you … Read more

Sapphire Radeon NITRO+ RX 470 4GB OC 11256-01-20G Review

Video cards, one of the most wanted upgrades for any PC and tons of them keep getting released thankfully, each bigger and better than the previous.  Gamers will drool over the latest gaming GPU, as a gamer myself I loved the chance to get to review Sapphire’s latest gen of AMD’s GPU.  Today I bring you my review of the Sapphire Radeon NITRO+ RX 470 4GB GDDR5 OC  11256-01-20G. Before we get to the card … Read more

EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 FTW ACX 3.0 Video Card

Out of any updates you can do for your PC as a gamer, one of the most important, if not the most important is a video card.  You can get a new processor and see some improvement, an SSD and see a bit of improvement, memory helps lots too but a video card can make or break a game.  Today, I have the pleasure of bringing you a review of the EVGA GTX 1070 FTW, … Read more

Dell XPS 13 Ultra-portable laptop review

Review of the Dell XPS 13 Ultra-portable laptop Ultra-Portable Laptops were supposed to be our answer to Ultra heavy laptops of yesteryear, but they more often than not lacked the power of their bigger and heavier counterparts.  It’s the year 2016 and it’s time to put away childish thoughts of years passed, put away childish toys and step up our games and with that our way of thinking.  Amazing things just keep growing smaller as … Read more

Review of the Sapphire Radeon NITRO R9 390 8GB GDDR5 Tri-X OC

Hello all my fellow gamers and video card performance aficionados out there.  Today I have the pleasure of reviewing for you the Sapphire Radeon NITRO R9 390 8GB GDDR5 Tri-X OC video card.  Sapphire being one of AMD’s premiere board partners will surely help to keep AMD’s fire, that was not a play on words and you will see why throughout this review.  One other thing about this card, its Sapphire’s latest series, the NITRO … Read more

Alienware Steam Machine Review and First thoughts #SteamMachine #AWSMFirstLook

If your like me you have been hearing about the new Steam machines and controller for a while. Valve has a great vision to simplify PC Gaming and take it into the living room to compliment your PC environment, compete with consoles and give you the flexibility to access all your Steam games from the living room.  Well as it so happens our friends over at Alienware sent me the new Steam Machine that will … Read more

Review of the PNY GTX 960OC XLR8 Video card

In this multi-flavored and Skittles colored array of GPU board manufacturers, it’s hard to find the one perfect for you. Everyone seems to have a different theme and magical offering to get you to come down their line, but what if simple was the best? PNY has never been known to get caught up in throwing a bunch of useless gimmicks but does work hard to give you a performer. Today I bring you a … Read more

Tablet Express Dragon Touch M10X 10.1in Review

Tablet Express releases yet another tablet, it’s not a big deal right,… well, it might be.  Today’s review is on the Tablet Express Dragon Touch M10X tablet.  It is a 10 in tablet, but it’s not Tablet Express’ regular tablet. Let’s start off with the specs. Specifications 10.1in IPS 1366×768 HD Display MediaTek’s MTK MT8127 Quad Core processor running at 1.3Ghz on all 4 cores Mali-450 MP Quad Core GPU 1Gig DDR3 RAM 16Gig NAND … Read more

Review of the Brilens LS1280 First Laser DLP Projector at 720P

Review of the Brilens LS1280 Laser DLP projector which can project to about a 200 inch screen and take a wide range of inputs with decent speaker built in.

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Introducing the Pipo X7 Mini PC

Good day everybody and welcome to 2015!!! If you’re reading this, then like countless other human beings, you’ve made it to the new year (that alone is reason to celebrate, am I right?)! Well, I’d just like to extend a quick heartfelt thanks to all of you for sticking with us through all of the time that you have, and if you’re new here, then thanks for joining in! Now, on to the next task … Read more

MK808B Plus Android Mini TV Box

Good day folks, it’s early-mid December, and we’re quickly heading into the holiday season. Wintery days and evenings, snow outside, cozying up on the couch with loved ones, perhaps some hot chocolate, and (if you’re even remotely at all like me) a little bit of television watching. Well, if you have an HDTV, things are about to get a little bit better for you. Today, I present to you, the MK808B Plus Mini TV Box, … Read more

PNY GTX760 OC Review, Testing and Comparison

GPU manufacturers are hard and heavy to hit you with NVIDIA’s latest and greatest in all different flavors, and with those flavors comes a price.  Prices can sometimes get out of control so much so that many of us just can’t afford them and so we sit and dream. I was there for some time but then this fell onto my lap, courtesy of my friends at XLR8Gaming.net, PNY’s gaming community on Facebook, if you stop … Read more

How to Handle Too Many High Definition Devices and Not Enough HDMI Inputs on your Television

Lets face it, you have a 1080p or 1080i television that has 2 or maybe 3 HDMI inputs. Yet you have a DVD player with up-link conversion, an Xbox 360 and possibly a Playstation 3 or a Nintendo Wii, maybe a separate Blu-Ray DVD player and any number of other devices (Media Center PC, Digital Camera…etc) All of which use HDMI and Hi-Def connections these days. So if you find yourself in this type of … Read more