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Crucial M550 Series Solid State Drive Review

Crucial M550 Series Solid State Drive Review

The solid state storage market continues to be one of the hottest in the PC industry. Over the last few weeks alone, we’ve... Read More

CyberPowerPC Zeus Mini-I 780 SFF Gaming PC Review

CyberPowerPC Zeus Mini-I 780 SFF Gaming PC Review

We’ve been hankering to test out one of CyberPowerPC’s new Zeus Mini SFF gaming desktop models ever since we... Read More

Corsair Obsidian 750D Case: Well Built For Water Cooling

Corsair Obsidian 750D Case: Well Built For Water Cooling

Over the past few years, Corsair has steadily ramped up the number and types of computer chassis it manufacturers. The high-end... Read More

CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme 5200 Haswell System

CyberPowerPC Gamer Xtreme 5200 Haswell System

Now that Intel’s 4th-generation Core processors are flowing in the market, all your favorite boutique builders are... Read More

CyberPowerPC Fangbook X7-200 Gaming Notebook

CyberPowerPC Fangbook X7-200 Gaming Notebook

While many full-size gaming rigs are built to elicit oohs and ahs with their stunning looks and high performance, gaming... Read More

Compact, Powerful Punch: iBuyPower Revolt Game PC

Compact, Powerful Punch: iBuyPower Revolt Game PC

Custom PC makers are getting increasingly creative, particularly with small form factor gaming systems. There was a time... Read More

Crysis 3:  Amazing Graphics, Boring Execution

Crysis 3: Amazing Graphics, Boring Execution

Let's get one thing clear up front. Crysis 3's graphics are absolutely stunning. Crytek's latest game doesn't raise the bar... Read More

Can Legacy Dual-Core CPUs Drive Modern GPUs?

Can Legacy Dual-Core CPUs Drive Modern GPUs?

A few weeks back, we examined whether a new GPU like the GeForce GTX 660 could breathe new life into an older quad-core gaming... Read More

Can A New GPU Rejuvenate A 5 Year Old Gaming PC?

Can A New GPU Rejuvenate A 5 Year Old Gaming PC?

New video card launches from AMD and NVIDIA are almost always reviewed on hardware less than 12 months old. That's not an... Read More

Case Conundrum: Affordable Midtowers Compared

Case Conundrum: Affordable Midtowers Compared

Today we're reviewing a series of mid-tower cases at a variety of affordable price points. These four cases are all marketed... Read More

Corsair Neutron SATA III SSD Review

Corsair Neutron SATA III SSD Review

Corsair tends to be somewhat measured in their approach to certain markets and only enters them with products that are clearly... Read More

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Review - A Killer Sequel

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Review - A Killer Sequel

I have a confession to make: I enjoy the Call of Duty series. Some may scoff and hit me with a splash of Haterade, but the... Read More

Crysis 3 Multiplayer Preview Shines, Even In Alpha

Crysis 3 Multiplayer Preview Shines, Even In Alpha

Normally we don't cover games that are still in alpha. While beta coverage is typically a good example of how final gameplay... Read More

Corsair AX1200i Digital ATX Power Supply Preview

Corsair AX1200i Digital ATX Power Supply Preview

Corsair is one of the few companies in the PC enthusiast space that has been able to expand their product offerings, while... Read More

Corsair 30GB Accelerator: Cuts Price, Not Performance

Corsair 30GB Accelerator: Cuts Price, Not Performance

When we reviewed Corsair's 60GB Cache Accelerator back in May, we were impressed by the drive's ability to boost the speed... Read More

CyberPowerPC Zeus Thunder 2500 SE Gaming PC Review

CyberPowerPC Zeus Thunder 2500 SE Gaming PC Review

A few months ago, CyberPowerPC unveiled a new line of custom gaming PCs under the “Zeus” moniker that promised... Read More

Corsair Vengeance K60/M60 and K90/M90 Input Devices

Corsair Vengeance K60/M60 and K90/M90 Input Devices

Dedication. Diligence. Sacrifice. These are the words that describe us here at Hot Hardware, because when we set out to review... Read More

Corsair Carbide 300R and Obsidian 550D Review

Corsair Carbide 300R and Obsidian 550D Review

We’ve been impressed with what we’ve seen recently from Corsair, and we were glad that the company saw fit to... Read More

CES 2012 Roll-Up: HH Features From CES

CES 2012 Roll-Up: HH Features From CES

As is always the case, CES 2012 was a complete blur of big product announcements, bleeding-edge technology and a mass of... Read More

CES 2012 Asus X79 Boards, Transformer TF700T Action

CES 2012 Asus X79 Boards, Transformer TF700T Action

In a lavish suite at the Trump Hotel in Las Vegas, Asus set up a number of existing an upcoming products for eager members... Read More

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Reviewed, BF3 Compared

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Reviewed, BF3 Compared

After playing through Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3's single-player campaign and spending some solid time with the game... Read More

Corsair Force GT 240GB & Crucial M4 SSD Update

Corsair Force GT 240GB & Crucial M4 SSD Update

A few months back, we rounded up a half dozen SATA III solid state drives in this article. In that showdown, we had drives... Read More

CloudBerry Backup Desktop Review

CloudBerry Backup Desktop Review

An increasing number of businesses have discovered (or are at least exploring) the benefits of cloud storage. There are cloud... Read More

Corsair SP2500 2.1 Speaker System and HS1A Headset

Corsair SP2500 2.1 Speaker System and HS1A Headset

It was back at the Consumer Electronics Show that we first caught a glimpse of the Corsair SP2500 2.1 channel speaker system.... Read More

CES 2011: Four New Tablets Coming From Asus

CES 2011: Four New Tablets Coming From Asus

At the annual Asus press conference held a couple of days before CES, Jonney Shih gave us a sneak peek of the company's tablet... Read More

CherryPad 7-Inch Android Tablet Video Review

CherryPad 7-Inch Android Tablet Video Review

Tablets, tablets and more tablets. If we were asked to pick only one HOT product category this holiday shopping season, there... Read More

Computex 2010 Wrap-up

Computex 2010 Wrap-up

Every year, the largest computer exhibition in Asia is held in Taipei, Taiwan over the course of five days. Computex is huge,... Read More

Computex 2010 Tablet PC Round-up

Computex 2010 Tablet PC Round-up

At Computex 2010, tablet PCs were all the rage. We've already touched on the Eee Pad and Eee Tablet from Asus and given you... Read More

CES 2010 Highlight Wrap-Up In Pictures and Video

CES 2010 Highlight Wrap-Up In Pictures and Video

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas gets the year going in the right direction for everyone in the high tech industry.... Read More

CES Showcase: Crucial and Seagate Demo New SSDs

CES Showcase: Crucial and Seagate Demo New SSDs

Today we stopped by Storage Vision 2010 and spoke with Crucial / Micron about their upcoming products. They had an impressive... Read More

CES Showcase: Asus Announces Four New Laptops

CES Showcase: Asus Announces Four New Laptops

It's CES time and that means a flurry new products will be hitting the streets soon. Today, we attended the Asus 2010 CES... Read More

Case In Point: Searching For the Perfect Mid-Tower

Case In Point: Searching For the Perfect Mid-Tower

Right now, my production PC is humming along under my desk. It’s built into a massive Antec P193 case, which is built like... Read More

Case In Point: Navigating The Upgrade Minefield

Case In Point: Navigating The Upgrade Minefield

Whenever I build a system, I always build it with one eye towards the future. I like to think that I’ll upgrade the system... Read More

Custom Cooled Video Card Shootout: ASUS & MSI

Custom Cooled Video Card Shootout: ASUS & MSI

One of the sub-categories cropping up amongst OEMs are videos cards which feature highly customized cooling along with special... Read More

Case in Point: The Best CPU Under $300

Case in Point: The Best CPU Under $300

I’ve recently built up two midrange Core i7 based systems, which I discuss on my blog at Improbable Insights. One is based... Read More

CyberPower Gamer Extreme 3000 Core i7 860 System

CyberPower Gamer Extreme 3000 Core i7 860 System

The enthusiast scene is filled with consumers with do-it-yourself attitudes who regularly build their own systems from scratch.... Read More

Canon EOS Rebel T1i DSLR Camera Review

Canon EOS Rebel T1i DSLR Camera Review

In the last year, a handful of camera manufacturers have added HD video recording capabilities to their DSLRs. Nikon initially... Read More

Case In Point: THX on Wheels

Case In Point: THX on Wheels

I once bought a car because of its sound system...Okay, so I didn’t buy the car only because of the sound system, but it... Read More

Case In Point: Multi Browser Man, Editorial By Loyd Case

Case In Point: Multi Browser Man, Editorial By Loyd Case

The current crop of web browsers are total crap. Let me explain...Today's web browsers seem to be still mired in the Internet... Read More

Core i7 Extreme Overclocking with LN2

Core i7 Extreme Overclocking with LN2

Enthusiast level hardware is exciting, especially if you can make use of its full potential. When Intel released the monster... Read More

Corsair Ice T30 Memory Cooler Review

Corsair Ice T30 Memory Cooler Review

How cold can you get your PC? It seems like enthusiasts and overclockers constantly find new and creative ways to cool down... Read More

Cooler Master HAF 932 Full Tower Case

Cooler Master HAF 932 Full Tower Case

Innovation seems to be sporadic at best in the PC case market. We tend to see many more copycats and trend followers than... Read More

Canon EOS 50D Digital SLR

Canon EOS 50D Digital SLR

Whether you’re an amateur photographer or someone who’s more serious about photography, a D-SLR can provide a lot of benefits... Read More

CES 2009 Highlights and Photo-Report

CES 2009 Highlights and Photo-Report

On our yearly jaunts to the Las Vegas to attend the Consumer Electronics Show, we meet with numerous companies and see a... Read More

CES Pre-Show Sneak Peek

CES Pre-Show Sneak Peek

We've got a couple of editors out in Las Vegas currently at the whirlwind that is the Consumer Electronics Show (myself included),... Read More

Cooler Master COSMOS S Chassis

Cooler Master COSMOS S Chassis

It's not very often that we see innovation in a PC chassis. Of course, just about every other component in a typical PC is... Read More

Corsair Dominator TWIN3X2048-1800C7DFIN G DDR3 Memory Kit

Corsair Dominator TWIN3X2048-1800C7DFIN G DDR3 Memory Kit

A few months ago, we rounded up some of the fastest DDR3 memory kits that were available and came away impressed by how well... Read More

CES 2008 Photo Report

CES 2008 Photo Report

Like giant, transformable robots, once a year a contingent of editors from HotHardware change form and morph from our typical,... Read More

Corsair VX450W 450W Power Supply

Corsair VX450W 450W Power Supply

It’s a fact that extremely large, high-wattage power supplies tend to get the most press online, as the vast majority of... Read More

Corsair Flash Padlock USB Drive

Corsair Flash Padlock USB Drive

Data. Can't live with it, can't live without it. We're sure you can all understand why we can't live without it, but you... Read More