Normally selling for $59.99, the WD1000CHTZ VelociRaptor Internal HDD offers 1TB of storage with a 10,000 RPM spin speed and a 64MB cache. These are the same specs as the more expensive WD1000DTHZ that we reviewed way back in 2012, although the WD1000CHTZ doesn’t include the icepack heat sink of its more expensive brother. For that trade off, though, this version of the VelociRaptor is an inch thinner at 2.5 inches x 15mm. … [Read more...] about 10,000 RPM VelociRaptor Hard Drive Still Relevant with $45 Deal
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SmartShift in action Along with the new GPU and CPU, the Dell G5 SE also debuts AMD technology that ties the two together. It’s called SmartShift, a way of sharing power between the two components organically. Every laptop has a cap at how much power it can play with. SmartShift uses AMD’s Infinity Fabric on both ends to push more power to either the CPU or GPU as thermal headroom allows — even past the standard wattage. AMD says SmartShift can result in up to 10% improved frame rates in games. … [Read more...] about Dell G5 SE gaming laptop review: Peak AMD
For those interested in using RGB with this board, you can forget about it. Being this sparse it's not surprising that no RGB is baked into the B550HM, but there are also no RGB headers to be found for controlling your case's lighting or that of components other than your GPU and RAM. … [Read more...] about Biostar’s B550MH An Affordable B550 Option?
If you're in the market for a big all-in-one liquid cooler, perhaps the Deepcool Castle 280EX is worth keeping an eye on. Being a 280 mm unit, this one comes with significantly more radiator area than a 240 mm unit, which helps increase cooling performance. … [Read more...] about DeepCool Releases Massive Castle 280EX AIO Liquid Cooler with Anti-Leak Tech
Other factors to consider Heat distribution — The best energy-efficient heaters distribute hot air around the room quickly and evenly. This means that they don’t just provide warmth to whichever people or objects are directly in front of them. They are designed to have a wider distribution and push air farther away. Space heaters made with oscillation systems are especially adept at even heat distribution, and since they are relatively fast at heating rooms, you don’t have to use them for as long a time. … [Read more...] about The best energy-efficient space heaters to keep you warm in July 2020