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QNAP TS-453A 4-bay QTS-Ubuntu Combo NAS Review

QNAP TS-453A 4-bay QTS-Ubuntu Combo NAS Review TS-453A is one of the newest NASes from QNAP and has quite a bit of functions like a complex QTS web interface, dual HDMI for output on HDTVs or 4K displays, HD Station HDMI GUI with more applications than before, Linux Station which allows us to run Ubuntu …

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Shuttle XPC Slim XS35V5 Pro Barebone PC Review

Shuttle XPC Slim XS35V5 Pro Barebone PC Review Shuttle XPC Slim XS35V5 Pro was designed to be fanless, quiet, reliable for a 24/7 operation and it is not focused on high performance. The N3050 Intel Celeron processor also features Intels’ 8th Gen HD Graphics which supports Full HD video encoding/decoding so the manufacturer is recommending …

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Tronsmart Vega S95 Telos Android 4K Media Player Review

Tronsmart Vega S95 Telos Android 4K Media Player Review The Tronsmart Vega S95 Telos is performing as promised by the manufacturer, being able to playback 4K content without any issues at all and at the same time it is able to output at this resolution with a frequency of 60Hz. We do get plenty of …

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Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E. M Wireless Keyboard Review

Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E. M Wireless Keyboard Review S.T.R.I.K.E. M is a cool looking mobile keyboard which features smaller than usual keys, meaning that some time is needed to get accustomed with. While the product connects to the devices via Bluetooth technology, we do have one device cycle button for jumping from one device to another …

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HP Pavilion 15-ak020NB Gaming Notebook Review

HP Pavilion 15-ak020NB Gaming Notebook Review HP notebooks are known to many users as daily or as business products, this as they didn’t have any or that many notebooks specifically targeted at the gamer community. From the press release in October we at MadShrimps were intrigued by the direction HP took, so it was worthwhile …

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BIOSTAR A68N-5200 Motherboard Review

BIOSTAR A68N-5200 Motherboard Review The A68N-5200 board, by incorporating one A6-5200 Kabini-based APU, is bringing to the table even more raw performance when compared to its A4-5000, while the GPU component gets a 100Mhz boost. While the increased 3D performance is minimal versus the A4, other tasks which require CPU performance will get up to …

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G.SKILL RIPJAWS KM780 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

G.SKILL RIPJAWS KM780 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review The KM780 RGB keyboard can be easily paired with the MX780 gaming mouse thanks to the unified software which permits easy switching between the two for easy configuration. The new keyboard from G.SKILL employs one of the most recent switches from Cherry, the MX Brown RGB which …

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Corsair VOID USB Dolby 7.1 Gaming Headset Review

Corsair VOID USB Dolby 7.1 Gaming Headset Review In order to confirm the headset sound quality versus the VOID Wireless, we have run the same game assortment which contains Triad Wars, GTA V, The Crew, Carmageddon Reincarnation and AION; while the USB revision is not offering the same liberty of movement, we could experience the …

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Thecus W4000+ Windows Server NAS Review

Thecus W4000+ Windows Server NAS Review Thecus has made an interesting variation on the market with their W4000/W4000+ NASes (a 2-bay and also a 5-bay version is also available) considering that we no longer have a Linux distribution on our server but Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Essentials and the product can be used from …

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Mad Catz L.Y.N.X. 9 Mobile Hybrid Controller Review

Mad Catz L.Y.N.X. 9 Mobile Hybrid Controller Review L.Y.N.X. 9 controller from Mad Catz is a highly-elaborated product, which is meant for a large range of devices and we also do get the needed accessories inside the box, without the need of spending extra money. The only missing item would be the Bluetooth LE dongle …

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TP-LINK RE580D AC1900 Wi-Fi Range Extender Review

TP-LINK RE580D AC1900 Wi-Fi Range Extender Review The new range extender from TP-LINK is very easy to set up and you have quite a bit of configuration options available, depending on how many networks you would like to extend or create. The device has a completely redesigned chassis and is now able to operate both …

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SteelSeries Siberia 200 Gaming Headset Review

SteelSeries Siberia 200 Gaming Headset Review After testing the Siberia 200 headset along with the Sound Blaster ZxR while watching movies, some TV shows but also some games, we were happy with the fact that the output is clear, without relying heavily on lower frequencies as some gaming headsets do, while the stereo separation is …

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IN WIN 909 Full-Tower Case Review

IN WIN 909 Full-Tower Case Review Last month we introduced the marvelous IN WIN 805 enclosure. For those that are not familiar with this Taiwanese company here’s a small snippet from the previous article: IN WIN is one of those manufacturers which really continues to innovate. Last year they stole the Computex show with their …

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Rantopad MXX Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review

Rantopad MXX Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review Despite the fact that the Rantopad MXX does not feature software for additional configuration purposes, we were quite impressed with the build quality of the keyboard, while the compact (TKL) size and space-grade aluminum cover give the product a professional look. MXX does come for now with Gateron Black …

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Toshiba 16GB TransMemory U201 Mini USB 2.0 Flash Drive Review

Toshiba 16GB TransMemory U201 Mini USB 2.0 Flash Drive Review The TransMemory U201 Mini USB 2.0 USB Flash Drives were not made to break any records, but are built in a miniature size in order to be fit easily on our keychain for transferring small files. While the product is able to offer good read …

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OCZ Trion 100 480GB SSD Review

OCZ Trion 100 480GB SSD Review TLC NAND, even with its lower performance, is setting the baseline for the next breed of affordable SSDs so now we will be able to look a step further at 480GB capacities which were never chosen before by the mainstream segment of buyers. Thanks to the pseudo-SLC cache Trion …

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G.SKILL RIPJAWS MX780 RGB Laser Gaming Mouse Review

G.SKILL RIPJAWS MX780 RGB Laser Gaming Mouse Review RIPJAWS MX780 is the first entry of G.SKILL in the gaming mouse peripheral market and they have aimed to make a good impression by using good quality materials, a proven Avago ADNS9800 laser sensor with DPI available up to 8200, 512KB internal storage for saving profiles, adjustable …

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TRENDnet TEW-824DRU AC1750 Dual Band Wireless Router Review

TRENDnet TEW-824DRU AC1750 Dual Band Wireless Router Review During testing time and also for two weeks while we have used the router to download all kinds of files from one computer to another or from the Internet via torrents or watching TV shows through streaming, we could say that this new TEW-824DRU model from TRENDnet …

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HIS R9 380X IceQ X2 Turbo 4GB Video Card Review

HIS R9 380X IceQ X2 Turbo 4GB Video Card Review HIS together with AMD have hit one of the most looked after market segments with this card, mainstream and have filled the same place the gap between the R9 380 and the R9 390. We get 4GB of memory buffer right on the spot for …

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Shuttle SH170R6 XPC Cube Barebone AIO PC Review

Shuttle SH170R6 XPC Cube Barebone AIO PC Review Shuttle has released the latest XPC cube Barebone, SH170R6 based on a proven formula, which contains the R chassis, a three-heatpipe cooling system, one 300W power supply but also an updated motherboard which comes with the latest H170 chipset from Intel. We can install any Skylake processor …

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SteelSeries Apex M800 Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review

SteelSeries Apex M800 Gaming Mechanical Keyboard Review SteelSeries really succeeded to make a difference with the brand new mechanical switch design, which is capable of lower 1.5mm actuation, a 3mm throw and 45cN force (similar to Cherry MX switches). The central LEDs now allow a more uniform lighting of the keycap while the lettering/digits are …

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TP-LINK Touch P5 AC1900 Wi-Fi Gigabit Router Review

TP-LINK Touch P5 AC1900 Wi-Fi Gigabit Router Review The touch-screen Touch P5 employs is not a marketing gimmick but a useful feature since we can perform the initial configuration steps with its help but also access the main configuration areas during operation; in order to avoid unauthorized access, the router will ask us for the …

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Primal Carnage: Extinction Game Review

Primal Carnage: Extinction Game Review The game needs to be checked out by people which are already bored of zombie games and really want to try something different. The graphics feel a bit dated, but if you like this type of game which is quite fast-paced, it won’t really matter this much; also, by using …

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ASUSTOR AS1004T 4-bay NAS Review

ASUSTOR AS1004T 4-bay NAS Review AS1004T NAS takes part of the latest ASUSTOR server series meant for home use, which does sport a Marvell ARMADA-385 1GHz Dual-Core processor, is paired with just 512MB of RAM and can house up to four drives. The chassis has been completely redesigned and in order to access the drives, …

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THL 2015A Smartphone Review

THL 2015A Smartphone Review The newly released THL 2015A smartphone is a lower-specced version of their previous 2015 model which now features a MTK MT6735 SoC at 1.3GHz, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, a HD screen and a battery of 2700mAh. The camera sensor on the back is a Sony IMX135 Exmor RS 13MP …

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