Click Here To Help Our Veterans – Less Than 48 Hours

Some time ago, Essentially Tech Media, of which The SSD Review is a part, purchased a new ‘business’ vehicle that seems to have gained much more attention than ever expected. It is a 2015 Corvette Z06 with 650 horsepower as it rolls off the line. Pictures taken as we traveled across Canada and The USA have gone viral, and as …

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Mionix Castor Optical Gaming Mouse Review

As far as optical gaming mice go the Castor by Mionix doesn’t appear to be the mouse you’d grab first off the shelf. The packaging is basic and the mouse itself seems like your general run of the mill. We thought so to, until we got into researching and playing with it.PACKAGING The Mionix Castor comes in a very basic …

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Cooler Master Wants to Make It Yours! – CES 2016 Update

Our much anticipated meeting with Cooler Master was just as great as we could have hoped for and the products we learned about excited us for the future. As we walked into this beautiful suite, the first thing we got a look at was the newest prototype for Cooler Master. We were able to take pictures of the outside, but …

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Thermaltake Tt eSPORTS CRONOS AD Gaming Headphones Review

With the gaming industry constantly being oversaturated with fancier and fancier gaming peripherals it’s very easy for the everyday consumer to get confused with what to purchase. What features make or break the product? What should they spend? Fortunately enough, Thermaltake has heard everyone’s pleas and have produced one great pair of gaming headphones for the gamer on a budget: …

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Life N Soul Displays New Headsets – CES 2016 Update

We made our way through the Las Vegas Convention Centre Halls where we met with Life N Soul, a headphone and speaker manufacturer who was displaying their latest bluetooth headsets. First up was the BN302, these noise-reducing bluetooth headphones come in fantastic bright colors and feature bluetooth technology. You can simultaneously pair two devices to the headset allowing for calls to …

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Phanteks Displays Their Chassis’ Showcase – CES 2016 Update

We made our way over to the Phanteks suite to check out their latest chassis. As you’ve noticed, we have had the pleasure of taking many in-depth looks at several various chassis’ lately, so the opportunity to take a look a the latest generation is very exciting. The first thing we were introduced to was the new line of ATX mid-towers, …

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be quiet! Highlights New Power Supply – CES 2016 Update

Our coverage of CES 2016 continues as be quiet! the insanely silent case fan, CPU cooler and power supply manufacturer has release their latest power supply! The be quiet! Pure Power 9 is set to replace the existing Pure Power 8, which previously was only a fixed cable version. The Pure Power 9 will have fixed cables as well as …

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XMP Profiles & Skylake Stability Issues – CES 2016 Update

As CES continues one of the topics that we frequently discussed with memory and motherboard manufacturers is the on-going issue of unstable Skylake builds. This topic seems to be rather ‘hush-hush’ throughout the industry, and if not ‘hush-hush’ than it is a topic not readily discussed.  As seen in our latest Z170 build, we found that with clock frequencies ranging up …

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