The Horde Aimo is an interesting proposition: an old-school membrane gaming keyboard that fills your desk, yet one that includes modern RGB backlighting and unique ‘membranical’ keys. Here’s our review.Features Precision key layout: fingertip design improves key distinction and island layout resists dirt Quick-fire macros: low profile keys that prevent accidental miss-hits Improved anti-ghosting: ensures every single key stroke is registered Configurable tuning wheel & keys: on-the-fly control for multimedia, illumination and more RGB illumination: configurable multi-colour lighting with multiple zones Detachable palm rest: ergonomic design comfortable for [...]
Today we’re looking at a £13 USB-C to Ethernet network adapter from Aukey. It’s designed to give slimmed down laptops a way to access wired networks, but it will also work with desktop PCs, Android smartphones and tablets (it’s possible!) and other devices with USB-C ports, as long as there’s driver support. Let’s get into the review!Specifications Model: C8-C13 Interface: USB 3.1 Type-C + RJ-45 Ethernet Maximum network speed: 1000 Mb/s (gigabit ethernet) Cable length: 160 mm / 6.3 inches Dimensions: 61 x 21 x 15 mm / 2.4 x 0.8 x 0.6 inches Weight: 20 grams / 0.7 ounces Design
The adapter is quite simple in its design: we have an [...]
These games include built-in benchmarks, making them useful for testing gaming PCs and laptops. For each game, we’ll list its year of release and a link to purchase it online. Tests that we’ve found particularly useful for testing are bolded. We hope you find this useful!Game Name Year Notes Purchase Link Final Fantasy XV 2018 Free download See on FF.com Forza Motorsport 7 2017 See on Amazon Total War: Warhammer 2 2017 See on Amazon Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War 3 2017 See on Amazon Ghost Recon Wildlands 2017 See on Amazon Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood 2018 Free download See on FF.com For Honor 2017 See on [...]
Today we’re looking at a new generation of NZXT cases, which combine the company’s penchant for clean and stylish industrial design with modern features and technologies.
There are three options to choose from here: the £130 H200i for mini ITX, the £150 H400i for micro ATX and the £200 H700i for full-size ATX motherboard systems. The case we have in to review today is the middle child, the H400i, in a beautiful white colourway.
With the background out the way, let’s take a quick look at the features and specs before getting into our hands-on overview!Features CAM Powered Smart Device to simplify installation and manage use of RGB lighting and [...]
Late last year Roccat debuted their Kone Aimo, which we found to be a a well-designed optical gaming mouse with some interesting context-sensitive RGB lighting. They’ve also produced a mechanical keyboard in the same vein, the Horde Aimo. Today, Roccat have unveiled the final piece of the Aimo puzzle: the Khan Aimo, a gaming headset that plugs into the same clever software.
As with other RGB headsets, the Khan Aimo is USB-powered and therefore includes its own sound card which Roccat say is head and shoulders above most motherboard audio solutions. The headset provides virtual 7.1 surround sound, which can be nice for some games and movies, or you can stick with [...]
Today we’re looking at a high-end Bluetooth speaker from Poweradd. The speaker boasts four drivers and IPX7 water and dust resistance, housed in a large yet portable body. It sounds like a winning combination for £50, but how well implemented are these ideas? Join us as we find out!Specs & Features Bluetooth 4.2 connection + 3.5mm auxiliary input Four speakers + DSP technology: 13W x2 + 5W x2 Works as portable power bank (4000mAh) Up to 24 hours of battery life (at low volume) IPX7 water resistant housing Design
The PowerAdd is a chunky speaker, with four drivers packed into a 227 x 88 x 67mm enclosure. The rugged design comes complete with sixteen false Torx [...]