While Borderlands 2 has had a lot of attention in the past month, one thing that many PC users have loved discussing is ways to improve its look and perhaps more importantly for some, performance.
However while better graphics cards, CPUs and the replacement of an aging HDD with an SSD have clear advantages, the upgrading from a traditional 4GB to a more contemporary 8GB of RAM is one that some gamers have yet to take part in because it’s not clear what benefit, if any there would be. Still, if it’s worth it, now is the time to do it, as prices for DDR3 have reached ridiculous lows over the past 12 months, making it very easy for anyone to make the [...]
Lately you haven’t seen many memory reviews coming from yours truly, but this is about to change! GeIL has sent in a whole package of their latest gamer RAM and this is the first part of the round-up. We’ll be taking a look at the GeIL Enhance Corsa and EVO Corsa-series, which have recently been introduced and are geared at gamers and overclockers. Let’s see if GeIL can hold up their claim, and put these DIMM’s on the testbed!About Golden Emperor Intl. Ltd. (GeIL)
“Established in 1993, GeIL has soon become one of the most professional memory module manufactures in the industry. Since then GeIL has been concentrating in memory [...]
One problem plaguing those that want an SSD at the moment is that there really isn’t an option for those without deep pockets. There’s no way getting round it, SSDs are expensive. However, you can help alleviate this wallet pressure by getting one without too much storage space. Today we look at one of the smallest available SSD sizes, a 64GB from Patriot known as the Torqx TRB. Let’s see how it holds up against the bigger boys.Features and SpecificationsSequential Read: up to 260MB/s Sequential Write: up to 115MB/s Interface: SATA I/II TRIM Support (O/S dependent) RAID Support: Yes 64MB DRAM Cache Power Consumption:DC 5V Standby [...]