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    Kingston NV2 M.2 NVMe SSD Review, Multiple Benchmarks and Speed Tests & VS SanDisk Ultra M.2 NVMe 3D

    Welcome to my review of the Kingston NV2 2TB M.2 NVMe SSD. I will be comparing it to my current SanDisk Ultra M.2 1TB NVMe 3D SSD drive using several benchmarks including ATTO Disk Benchmark, CrystalDiskMark Benchmark, AS SSD Benchmark, and Anvil's Storage Utilities benchmark. The results are...
  2. luisxd

    [AMD] AMD shows more gaming benchmarks on RX 6800, 6800 XT and 6900 XT, at 4K and 1440p.

    AMD just uploaded more gaming benchmarks of their navi cards, including 4K and 1440p. MORE BENCHMARKS AT:
  3. cyklondx

    Random hardware

    Hi, I created this thread to show off some random computer hardware - retro, and new, desktop and server. It will likely contain my opinions on the hardware, photos, screenshots, tests, problems i've encountered, what i liked and what i didn't. Note1: Most of cases will be in racks, and they...
  4. Pieter3dnow

    AdoredTV reflection (AMD benchmarks) on Zen2

    Here Jim goes where he has not gone before with Zen 2 trying to explain what we have seen so far and reflection on how AMD uses benchmarks to profoundly show their best case scenario for performance.
  5. AlphaAtlas

    Metro Exodus Settings and APIs Tested

    Metro Exodus is out today, and reviewers are largely praising it a solid single-player shooter, while some Twitch streamers are frustrated by the game's performance. Gamer's Nexus already took a close look at the game's RTX settings and their visual impact, but raytracing isn't the only option...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Techgage Tests 2990WX Performance Scaling With Coreprio

    Some 2990WX users have been complaining about performance regressions in Windows, and we noticed some strangeness in our own Threadripper benchmarks as well. Fortunately, Level1Techs seemingly nailed down the issue in a series of articles from a few weeks ago, and pointed to Coreprio as a good...
  7. AlphaAtlas

    Here are AMD's Radeon VII Benchmarks

    AMD announced their Radeon VII card yesterday, and made some interesting performance claims to go with it. AMD says their 7nm Vega Radeon is at least 25% faster than Vega 64, and showed a few benchmarks with even higher gains during their CES presentation. But, in footnotes buried in their...
  8. FrgMstr

    Battlefield V NVIDIA Ray Tracing RTX 2080 Ti Performance @ [H]

    Battlefield V NVIDIA Ray Tracing RTX 2080 Ti Performance How many frames will NVIDIA Ray Tracing cost you in Battlefield V with the RTX 2080 Ti? We take an ASUS ROG STRIX RTX 2080 Ti OC and turn on NVIDIA Ray Tracing in BFV Multiplayer at 1080p, 1440p, and 4K to find out. We test VRAM capacity...
  9. cageymaru

    Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti Versus GTX 1080 Ti Benchmarks Are Out

    According to Turkish tech website PC Hoc TV, they have conducted testing on the new Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti and compared it to an Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti at 4K resolutions. They experienced a 20% - 25% uplift in performance from the RTX 2080 Ti upgrade. Of course we don't know which driver version they...
  10. R

    How Accurate are Canned PC Benchmarks?

    DigitalFoundry has posted a new video on YouTube, asking the question "Just How Useful/Accurate Are PC Benchmarks Anyway?"In the video Alex goes over the differences between canned benchmarks like those found in Tomb Raider, and Metro Last Light to see how they compare with actual in game...
  11. FrgMstr

    Far Cry 5 Video Card Performance Preview @ [H]

    Far Cry 5 Video Card Performance Preview Far Cry 5 is finally in retail, and in this preview of video card performance we will compare performance of a few video cards, using real gameplay. This will give you an idea what you need to play Far Cry 5, what image quality settings are playable, and...
  12. FrgMstr

    Intel Publishes In-House Security Fix Benchmarks for Desktop

    If you are not now aware of the Meltdown and Spectre attacks, you are probably not reading this. Intel has now come out with client-side benchmarks (PDF pictured below) that show the impact of its security fixes using SYSmark, PCMark, and 3DMark on Coffee Lake, Kaby Lake and Skylake...
  13. R

    Opteron vs. EPYC Benchmarks & Performance-Per-Watt

    In an interesting benchmark Michael Larabel from Phoronix compares the performance of the AMD Opteron 2356, a 2.3GHz quad core and dual Opteron 2384s, 2.7GHz quad core, versus the AMD Epyc 7601, 2.2GHz base, 3.2GHz boost, 32 core 64 thread flagship in a number of benchmarks to see what a decade...
  14. FrgMstr

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and 1920X CPU Review @ [H]

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and 1920X CPU Review - The day is finally upon us that many CPU enthusiasts have been waiting for. We get to see what AMD's new Threadripper CPU is all about in terms of performance, and in attempts to cool the beast. There has been no lack of hype for months now...
  15. FrgMstr

    AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 Leaked Benchmarks: GTX 1070 Killer

    These benchmark numbers were just sent to me via Google Hangouts by cageymaru. He pointed me to Tweaktown as they are saying that "an industy source" of theirs passed along AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 benchmarks. As always, take these with a grain of salt. My source said that the RX Vega 56 card...
  16. FrgMstr

    The Definitive AMD Ryzen 7 Real-World Gaming Guide @ [H]

    The Definitive AMD Ryzen 7 Real-World Gaming Guide - With our AMD Ryzen 7 overclocked to 4GHz we find out if this is a competitive real-world gaming CPU or not. We compare it with two overclocked Intel 7700K and 2600K systems across six different video card configurations at 4K, 1440p, and...
  17. cageymaru

    AMD Announces the Official Ryzen Launch Date

    March 2, 2017 is the official AMD Ryzen CPU launch date. AMD announced it on their Twitter account this morning along with this video. Quick notes that I took are that the Ryzen CPU lineup has a 52% IPC increase and the Ryzen 7 1700x beats the 6800K by 39% in Cinebench multithreaded mode! I'm...
  18. pencea

    Ryzen 7 1700X Processor Blows Away Intel’s $1000 Core i7-5960X & goes toe to toe with Intel’s 6900k

    AMD Ryzen CPUs Support 3600MHz DDR4 Memory AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Processor Blows Away Intel’s $1000 Core i7-5960X & goes toe to toe with Intel’s $1000 Core i7 6900k Cinebench 15 scores The Core i7 5960X scores around 1318 cb...
  19. cageymaru

    Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PC graphics benchmark review - PC VGA Graphics card guide

    Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare PC graphics benchmark review - PC VGA Graphics card guide.,1.html RX 480 whipping Nano and R9 Fury ass @1080p? What kind of Black Magic is this? At least they...