Streaming Games On Facebook Live - NVIDIA ShadowPlay or OBS Studio?

Streaming games on Facebook Live is a faster way to reach your audience, but which one is better?

ASUS VivoBook S15 (S510U) Review - The 15-Incher On Budget

Check out on this review article to learn more about ther ASUS VivoBook S15 (S510U)!

AMD Ryzen 5 1600 and Ryzen 5 1400 Performance Review - It's finally here!

Why pay more for Intel i5 when the Ryzen 5 can give you more?

March 29, 2014

Prolimatech Ultra Slim Vortex Performance Review

By: Low Chern Lin

Prolimatech is well known for their PC cooling solutions, the much endorsed Megahalems and MK-26 has proven to provide top notch cooling performance compared to many. Instead of the gigantic heatpipes, our review today will be covering the Prolimatech Ultra Sleek Vortex fans - great thanks to Prolimatech for sending us the review unit for both Ultra Sleek Vortex 12 (USV12) and Ultra Sleek Vortex 14 (USV14).

Both Ultra Sleek Vortex aka USV fans comes with a thickness of 15mm each, 40% lesser than the 25mm thickness on most conventional cooling fans but does the reduction in size means of reduction in performance as well? 

March 28, 2014

Malaysia’s Leading Gamers Battle It Out at Alienware Tournament Alienware and Genysis Cyber E-sport Joined Forces for Alienware LAN Championship

By: Low Chern Lin

KUALA LUMPUR, March 25, 2014Alienware, a pioneer in specialty high-performance PC gaming systems, recentlyhostedthe Alienware LAN Championship with Genysis Cyber E-sport (GCE), a local organization of gaming enthusiasts and professional administrators working to support the fast-growing e-sports community. 

March 21, 2014

The Second ASUS & NVIDIA Gamers’ Gathering Demonstrates Cutting-Edge Technology Designed for Both Gamers and Tech Enthusiasts

By: Low Chern Lin

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (21 March, 2014) – On March 16th, the 2014 ASUS & NVIDIA Gamers’ Gathering (ANGG) saw local Gamers and Tech Enthusiasts coming together to witness some of the latest gaming technology available for the first time here in Malaysia. A total of 45 pre-selected participants, consisting of elite tech enthusiasts and avid PC Gamers attended the closed-door event held in Orange Esports Stadium, Setapak. The exclusive gathering cum sneak preview of cutting edge gaming technology welcomes back Hugo Hsu of NVIDIA who helms NVIDIA’s Desktop GPU Segment Sales. Also gracing the event was Lim Wei Lun, Product Director of IAHGamers.

Cooler Master SF-17 and SF-15: Full Force Cooling for Laptop Gaming

By: Low Chern Lin

Cooler Master, a leading creator, innovator and manufacturer of desktop components and more, today announced two new additions to the extraordinarily cool Strike Force (SF) Series of laptop coolers and gaming hubs, the SF17 and SF15.

March 20, 2014

Unboxing & Review - ROCCAT SIRU

By: Low Chern Lin

ROCCAT gaming mousepad has been receiving a lot of positive reviews from users ranging from home users to gaming enthusiasts. ROCCAT seems to be targeting a group of end users newest gaming mousepad - not soft, not hard, but a knife-edge thin mousepad known as the ROCCAT SIRU, specially design for users who prefer ultra thin mousepads.

Our review today is made possible by Play Interactive, million thanks to them for sending us a review unit of the ROCCAT SIRU. Let us proceed with the review without letting the grasses to grow under our feet - how will the ROCCAT SIRU perform in meeting our expectation?

*Available in 2 color choices, Cryptic Blue & Pitch Black, the SRP for ROCCAT SIRU is 35 Malaysian Ringgit each.

March 19, 2014

Unboxing & Review - ROCCAT RAIVO

By: Low Chern Lin

ROCCAT made hard gaming mousepad has been a favorite to many gaming enthusiasts and received numerous positive reviews throughout the years in the eSports scene. We're lucky enough to get our hands on the ROCCAT RAIVO as the main highlight of today's review, million thanks to Play Interactive for making this review possible.

Without further adieu, let us proceed with our review on the ROCCAT RAIVO.

*Available in 3 color choices, stealth black, lightning blue and midnight black, the SRP for ROCCAT RAIVO is 95 Malaysian Ringgit each.

March 18, 2014

Nanoxia Deep Silence 4 Unboxing & Review

By: Clement Thien

I liked the Nanoxia Deep Silence 1 that I reviewed last week and I enjoyed reviewing and testing it. It seems that Nanoxia liked the article as well since they have it posted onto their DS1 microsite, and so I have another one of their chassis, (Thank you Introducing the Deep Silence 4, the Micro-ATX version of Nanoxia's line of German Engineered silent chassis. At RM265 (SRP), the DS4 is placed in contention with Cooler Master's Silencio 550 but way cheaper to Corsair's Carbide 330R.

So without further ado, lets "Turn On German Engineering".

March 14, 2014

BenQ EW2440L 24″ Full HD LED Monitor Review

By: Low Chern Lin

After launching the world's first flicker-free VA Panel Monitor back in 2013 (GW2760HS - courtesy of, BenQ now releases the gorgeous BenQ EW2440L and EW2740L that inherits the flicker-free features and the company's Eye Care initiative to bring a better experience to the end users.

Great thanks to goldfries and BenQ Malaysia for making this review possible, providing us such great opportunity and the EW2440L review unit. Without any further ado, let us see what does BenQ has to offer with their new EW2440L, retailing at the price of 799 Malaysian Ringgit each.

March 10, 2014

CM Storm QuickFire XT

By: John Diew

CM Storm QuickFire XT Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

Last week, I received a mechanical gaming keyboard from CM Storm, namely QuickFire XT. The keyboard unit comes in an ordinary card box without any branding on it except product code and a sticker indicating the keyboard is equipped with Cherry MX Red switches.

Even I'm curious why we got a sample look-a-like unit instead of regular off-the-shelf unit. Nevertheless, read on for our point of view on this keyboard.

SRP for CM Storm QuickFire XT is MYR325.

March 06, 2014

Kingston Ships Dual Interface USB for Android Smartphones, Tablets

By: Low Chern Lin

Kingston, the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the launch of the
DataTraveler® microDuo. A small form factor combination USB and microUSB Flash drive, DataTraveler microDuo allows consumers to expand the storage of their Android tablets and smartphones.

March 05, 2014

Unboxing& Review - Gelid Solutions SpeedTouch 6 Fan Controller

By: Low Chern Lin

We're back again with another fan controller review and this time we have the SpeedTouch 6 Fan Controller from Gelid Solutions, great thanks to Gelid Solutions for providing us with this review unit to make this review possible. We've previously reviewed the Black Edition CPU Cooler from Gelid Solutions that comes as great value, features and reliability, the SpeedTouch 6 is pretty much of what we're expecting to be the same as well.

The MSRP for SpeedTouch 6 is at $39.99, which is a pretty decent price for a fan controller  especially one with a capacitive touch screen controls. Will great features and reliability comes along with great value for SpeedTouch 6? 

March 04, 2014


By: Low Chern Lin

Building on the success of its graphics solutions based on the latest GCN (graphics core next) architectures from AMD, SAPPHIRE Technology has just announced two new models in the successful R9-Series of graphics accelerators for the PC.

The SAPPHIRE R9 280 is a new model from SAPPHIRE that features the company’s Dual-X cooler. Dual-X, with its two aerofoil fans, and graduated heatpipes, is an efficient and quiet cooler design which received industry acclaim in the previous generation of products. This new model has 3GB of the latest GDDR5 memory clocked at 1250MHz (5GB/s effective) and a GCN core with 1792 stream processors clocked at 850MHz (up to 940MHz with Boost). With support for DirectX 11.2 this card is built to play the very latest games even at higher resolutions. In fact its Ultra HD graphics processor can feed even the new 4K displays with the HDMI 1.4a interface or DisplayPort v1.2 outputs. The on-board Dual BIOS supports both UEFI and legacy systems.

March 02, 2014

Cooler Master G550M Power Supply Unit Unboxing and Overview

By: Clement Thien

Cooler Master is a familiar brand when one is talking about computers in general. That's a given as they have a full range of products such as PC chassis, accessories, fans etc. This time, we'll be looking at the Cooler Master G550M courtesy of Cooler Master Malaysia, an 80+ Bronze efficient power supply unit (PSU) retailing at RM289 SRP. The G-series  Let's see what is in store for us shall we?