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MSI Gaming GT73VR 6RF Titan Pro Gaming Notebook Review

The portable gaming powerhouse packed with the latest GeForce GTX 1080 desktop grade graphics and 4k resolution.

Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Dual Tone Review

Great features and modularity at smaller size and lower price.

Unboxing and Review: Logitech K380 Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard

It's a pain to get just a bluetooth keyboard for each device. Why not go for one that actually works with multiple device altogether?

Unboxing and Preview: Raijintek Triton 280 Liquid Cooler

This is probably the best AIO we have tested to date.

August 22, 2017

ASUS ROG Malaysia Bundles RM100 Worth of Steam Wallet Code In Its Latest X299-Series Motherboard Promotion

By: Low Chern Lin


ASUS Republic of Gamers (MY) announced the new X299-series motherboard bundle promotion not long after its launch in the local market. This time round, ASUS bundles the purchase of any of its X299-series motherboard and ASUS NVIDIA GeForce GTX1070 & above card with the redemption of RM100 steam wallet. The promotion runs from the 14th Aug – 30th Sept 2017. 

ILLEGEAR RAVEN a Mid-Range Gaming Laptop with Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

By: Clement Thien


ILLEGEAR unveils their first mid-range gaming laptop with a full-sized mechanical gaming keyboard – RAVEN. This is the official successor of Illegear's own Q5 EVO released 6 months ago.

August 21, 2017

Lenovo Malaysia launches Official Store on Lazada

By: Clement Thien


Limited edition IdeaPad 120S to be made available exclusively to Lazada shoppers

MALAYSIA, 17 AUGUST 2017 – Lenovo, a global tech company and PC manufacturer, announced the launch of their official store on Lazada Malaysia; The Lenovo Malaysia Official Store. This is to further strengthen the Company’s online retailing efforts to meet the needs of customers seeking greater choice and convenience. 

To mark the occasion, Lenovo is offering their latest edition of IdeaPad series, the IdeaPad 120S, exclusively on Lazada. Limited units are made available from today while stocks last. A discount of RM 100 of the IdeaPad 320 (2TB model) is also available for the first 100 buyers. Link to both devices on Lazada is here: http://bit.ly/2uHLoh7

The Malaysian e-commerce market presents significant opportunities for growth as the number of online shoppers has increased by 161% since 2015. By unveiling the Lenovo Official Lazada Store as another channel through which customers can find their devices, Lenovo aims to make their products available wherever its customers are. 

Today marks another important milestone in our mission to better serve our customers in Malaysia. By being able to sell our award-winning and cutting-edge products on the country’s number one e-commerce platform, Malaysians can avoid the hustle and bustle of the crowds and browse and purchase our products with a click of a button” said Khoo Hung Chuan, General Manager, Lenovo Malaysia and Singapore.

Launching the Lenovo Official Lazada Store is a testament to our shared value of continuously providing customers with access to their favourite brands. We want to ensure that our customers also experience a positive online shopping experience that is seamless, convenient and fast. Lenovo is one of the most reputable brands that we have worked with and will continue to do so as we keep on building trust and loyalty among our customers” said Hans-Peter Ressel, Chief Executive Officer of Lazada Malaysia. 


Lenovo IdeaPad 120S 

The IdeaPad 120S is an 11.6-inch laptop, with Windows 10 Home powered by an Intel Celeron N3350 processor. The device also has a two cell battery, and a 64G eMMC. It comes with a one-year carry-in warranty and is available in Denim Blue, Mineral Grey, Blizzard White and Ballerina Pink. 

Price for the IdeaPad 120S is just RM 999 (inclusive of GST), only at the Lenovo Official Online Store in Lazada Malaysia.

Lenovo IdeaPad 320 2TB

The IdeaPad 320 comes with Windows 10 Home powered by an Intel Core i5 processor with a NVIDIA GEFORCE GT940MX 2GB DDR5 graphics card. This device is equipped with 4GB RAM, 2TB HDD complete with two-year onsite warranty. The IdeaPad 320 is available in Onyx Black and Platinum Grey.

Price for the IdeaPad 320 starts from just RM 2,699 (inclusive of GST), only at the Lenovo Official Online Store in Lazada Malaysia. 

About Lenovo

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a $45 billion global Fortune 500 company and a leader in providing innovative consumer, commercial, and enterprise technology. Our portfolio of high-quality, secure products and services covers PCs (including the legendary Think and multimode Yoga brands), workstations, servers, storage, smart TVs and a family of mobile products like smartphones (including the Moto brand), tablets and apps. Join us on LinkedIn, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@Lenovo_MY) or visit us at www.lenovo.com.

About Lazada

Lazada is the number one online shopping & selling destination in Southeast Asia – present in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Lazada helps more than 100,000 local and international sellers, as well as 2,500 brands, serve the 560 million consumers in the region through its marketplace platform, supported by a wide range of tailored marketing, data, and service solutions. Lazada offers an excellent customer experience through a wide network of logistics partners and its own first and last mile delivery arm.

August 18, 2017

ASUS Announces Its ZenFone 4 Lineup, Price Starts At RM899

By: Low Chern Lin


ASUS today announced its ZenFone 4 family smartphones at the "WE LOVE PHOTO" Regional Press Event held in Taipei, Taiwan. Among the new devices introduced is the ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4, ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro and the ZenFone 4 Selfie.

August 17, 2017

Kingston Announces Latest Addition of 4GB and 8GB Variant To Its DataTraveler 2000 Lineup

By: Low Chern Lin


Kingston continues the IronKey brand and tradition of delivering FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certified solutions to customers who need the highest level of encryption and security with its latest addition of 4GB and 8GB capacity sizes variant to its family of DataTraveler 2000®, FIPS-197 certified encrypted USB Flash drives. 

NVIDIA Unveiled GeForce-exclusive PC Beta trailer of the PC edition of Destiny 2 running in 4K and 60 FPS

By: Low Chern Lin




NVIDIA has taken another step in collaborating with Bungie and Activision around Destiny 2 with the unveiling of a GeForce-exclusive PC Beta trailer featuring all-new gameplay footage of the PC edition of Destiny 2 running in 4K at smooth 60 frames-per-second.

MSI Launches #YesWeBuild Campaign To Inspire More People The Joy of PC Building

By: Low Chern Lin


MSI launched #YesWeBuild Campaign featuring easy and fun PC building kit for beginners to start with.The campaign rolls out to provide informative and fun guide in assistance to get everybody understand the world of PC building in a nutshell. 

August 11, 2017

AMD Ryzen 5 1600 and 1400 Performance Review

By: Low Chern Lin




AMD has gotten a lot of attention from the enthusiasts' community around the globe since the launch of its Ryzen 7 CPU family. The promising performance that goes on par or even better than Intel's CPU marks the new rise of AMD (befitting of the name Ryzen) again in the PC enthusiasts community after the past decade.

We managed to get our hands on the Ryzen 5 1600 and 1400 CPU for today's review, thanks to AMD Malaysia. Let's proceed with the review and see just what kind of performance can we expect from both the Ryzen 5 1600 and 1400 - will it be a yay just like the Ryzen 7, or a nay?

(The AMD Ryzen 5 1600 and Ryen 5 1400 are currently retailed RM1039 and RM819 respectively.)

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X and 1950X To Hit The Shelves On August 10th 2017, Price Starts At RM3899

By: Low Chern Lin


AMD has finally released its highly anticipated Ryzen Threadripper 1950X and Ryzen Threadripper 1920X high-end desktop CPUs. With the new processor exceeding the expectations of even the most demanding developers, researchers, prosumers, creators, and multi-tasking gamers, this marks a major step forward in performance and features for the high-end desktop market. 

MSI Officially Launches GE63VR and GE73VR Gaming Notebooks In Malaysia

By: Low Chern Lin


Collaborating with Harvey Norman, MSI has officially launched both its GE63 and GE73 Raider gaming notebooks, their latest addition to the GE Series today in Malaysia.

Both GE63 and GE73 are equipped with Intel's 7th Gen. Core i7 Processors and NVIDIA's 10 Series GeForce GTX 1060 6GB graphics solution to ensure that gamers have the best mobile gaming power they need on the go. MSI is currently the first and only company to have a Multicolor Keyboard for its gaming notebooks. Each individual keys on the keyboard can be adjusted according to their own liking. 

August 10, 2017

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Review

By: John Diew


Have you ever accidentally deleted or formatted your disk drive only to find out that you forgot to backup a very important file on it? I've been in that situation before and there's no way I could ever describe the feelings of helplessness when it happened. Today we will be looking at the EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard where it could help you to recover deleted, formatted or lost data from devices easily.

Kingston Upcoming UV500 Series SSD Will Feature Marvell's Latest 4-Channel Controller

By: Low Chern Lin



Kingston today announced over 6 million SSD units between the Kingston and HyperX lines have been shipped worldwide featuring Marvell controllers. The feat was accomplished in just over two years as the HyperX Predator PCIe SSD in February 2015 was the company’s first SSD to ship utilizing a Marvell controller. Marvell’s 88SS9293 controller provides lightning fast, next generation SSD performance making HyperX Predator PCIe SSD a must have for system-builders and enthusiasts.

August 09, 2017

Complete your MasterFan Pro RGB Series !!!

By: Clement Thien


Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA – Cooler Master, launched its completed series of MasterFan Pro RGB along with the RGB LED Controller and RGB Splitter Cable. Together with Cooler Master Software control, this marks a new thermal solution from Cooler Master.

Intel Unveils Its Core X-Series CPU Specifications, 14 Cores and 18 Cores CPU To Be Available In September 2017

By: Low Chern Lin


After the long wait since its announcement at Computex 2017Intel has released the specifications for its 12- to 18-core processors: Intel Core™ i9-7920X, Intel Core i9-7940X, Intel Core i9-7960X and the Extreme Edition Intel Core i9-7980XE processors. According to Intel, the new X-series processor family are designed to deliver the performance needed to meet extreme computing demands for virtual reality (VR), content creation, gaming and overclocking.

August 04, 2017

ASUS Introduces New ROG and Prime X399 Motherboards

By: Low Chern Lin


The latest generation of high-end desktops debuts today with AMD’s new X399 platform and accompanying Ryzen™Threadripper™ processors featuring up to 16 cores, 32 threads of desktop pounding performance. These SocketTR4 processors require new motherboards, and ASUS is ready with a trio of innovative products. Built for power users, gaming enthusiasts and prosumers, the new lineup of Republic of Gamers (ROG) and ASUS X399 motherboards represent the culmination of decades of experience refining all aspects of motherboard technology.

August 03, 2017

“Be Cool Everyday” and Enjoy Fabulous Prizes and Freebies from Acer!

By: John Diew


In conjunction with Acer Day, which is themed “Be Cool Everyday”, the public can now participate in exciting daily online challenges to collect points and stand a chance to win fabulous prizes comprising Acer Nitro 5, Swift 5 and Spin 5 laptops, among others!

From 3 August till 30 September, customers will receive shopping vouchers to the value of RM50 for a purchase of select Acer models worth below RM2,999.00. For purchases of select models worth between RM3,000.00 to RM3,999.00, customers will be rewarded with Microsoft Office 365 software, whereas for purchases of select Acer models above RM4,000.00, customers will receive a 1TB Hard Disk Drive, free-of-charge!

Those interested can visit https://www.acer-day.com/my/ for more details on the Acer Day “Be Cool Everyday” campaign.

August 02, 2017

Acer Launches the Predator Helios 300 and Nitro 5 Gaming Laptops in Malaysia

By: John Diew


In conjunction with Acer Day on 3rd August, Acer Malaysia today has unveiled its latest gaming laptop lineup from high-end gaming to casual gaming. Also announced at the press event is a range of lifestyle devices for work on-the-go and home entertainment.

August 01, 2017

South Korean Actor Gong Yoo Is The Ambassador For ASUS ZenFone 4 Series

By: Low Chern Lin

Gong Yoo, the new ASUS brand ambassador

Just a month ago, we can see all the ZenFone 4 series teasers on ASUS' social media page and most of you might have already know the identity of the next ASUS ZenFone 4  series ambassador - especially those who has been a big fan of Korean dramas and movies.  

July 31, 2017

ASUS Republic of Gamers Announces Strix RX Vega 64

By: Low Chern Lin


Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced StrixRX Vega 64, a VR-ready gaming graphics card with ultra-fast gaming performance, advanced cooling and reliability, and personalized styling. 

Kingston Server Premier DDR4 2666MT/s Registered DIMMS Receive Validation on Intel Purley Platform

By: Low Chern Lin



Kingston, the independent world leader in memory products, today announced its 32GB, 16GB and 8GB Server Premier DDR4-2666 Registered DIMMs have received validation on the Intel Purley Platform, featuring the Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor family (formerly known as “Skylake-SP”). A link to the validation page can be found here. This validation also marks the launch of Kingston’s new Server Premier product line, which is focused on the latest server architectures making their debut in 2017. Kingston’s new Server Premier builds on a legacy of class-leading server memory quality that target system builders, SMB and data centers with a fully locked build solution for guaranteed consistency. 

July 28, 2017

Delided Threadripper CPU Shows No Sign Of Poor Quality TIM - It's Soldered!

By: Low Chern Lin



Der8auer, renown overclocker from Germany has recently delided the much hyped AMD Threadripper 1950X CPU in one of his recent video, showing that the IHS are actually soldered to the CPU die. 

MSI Announces List of RYZEN 3 Ready AM4 Motherboards

By: Low Chern Lin


MSI, world leading in gaming motherboards design, is pleased to announce that all its X370, B350 and A320 based GAMING & PRO Series motherboards support the all-new Ryzen 3 line of processors, out of the box.

July 27, 2017

Western Digital Announces Four-Bits-Per-Cell Technology on 3D NAND - 50% Capacity Increase Over Three-Bits-Per-Cell Architecture

By: Low Chern Lin



Western Digital Corp. today announced its successful development of four bits per cell, X4, flash memory architecture offering on 64-layer 3D NAND, BiCS3, technology. Building on its pioneering innovation of X4 for 2D NAND technology and past success in commercializing it, the company has now developed X4 for 3D NAND by leveraging its deep vertical integration capabilities. These include silicon wafer processing, device engineering to provide sixteen distinct data levels in every storage node, and system expertise for overall flash management. BiCS3 X4 technology delivers an industry-leading storage capacity of 768 gigabits on a single chip, a 50 percent increase from the prior 512 gigabit chip that was enabled with the three bits per cell (X3) architecture. Western Digital will showcase removable products and solid-state drives built with BiCS3 X4 and systems capabilities in August at the Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, California.

July 25, 2017

ASUS ROG G752VS Gaming Notebook Review

By: John Diew


The ASUS Republic of Gamers G-series gaming notebook is the brand's premium gaming lineup. Today what we have in our labs is the ASUS ROG G752VS gaming laptop where it has received a refresh and now comes with Intel's 7th generation Kaby Lake Core i7-7700HQ processor. Special thanks to ASUS Malaysia for the provision of the review unit. Without further ado, let's dive into the review.

The ASUS ROG G752VS Kaby Lake retails for RM 11,099.

July 24, 2017

Microsoft Paint Will Be Removed In The Next Windows 10 Creators Update

By: Low Chern Lin



While there will be a ton variety of new features in the upcoming Windows 10 Creators update, something that most of us are familiar will be taken off in this time around. Microsoft has hinted that Microsoft Paint (aka MSPaint.exe) is on the list of features to be removed with the introduction of the new Paint 3D in the previous Windows 10 Creators update.

Transcend Offers DrivePro Body 30 Body Camera For Optimum Protection

By: Low Chern Lin


Transcend Information, a leading manufacturer of storage and multimedia products, announces the introduction of the DrivePro Body 30 body camera. Designed specifically for public safety professionals, the camera features a 12-hour battery life, IP67 rated dust and water resistance, and U.S. military-grade shock resistance. 

July 22, 2017

Kingston Unveils Its Latest USB Type-C microSD Card Reader

By: Low Chern Lin


Kingston, the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the launch of its newest card reader, MobileLite Duo 3C. The microSD card reader features a dual-interface to work with both USB Type-A and Type-C ports, as it is specifically made for devices with USB Type-C ports. 

July 18, 2017

MSI GE62VR 7RF Apache Pro Gaming Notebook Review

By: Low Chern Lin



In case if you haven't notice, NVIDIA has removed the M moniker for Pascal GPUs in gaming notebooks. NVIDIA recently made a bold claim that its Pascal architecture is so energy efficient and it will perform just as good regardless of the system that it's running on.  
In this review, we will test that out with the MSI GE62VR 7RF Apache Pro gaming notebook here at Tech Critter's lab, special thanks to MSI Malaysia Notebook for the provision of the review unit.

(The MSI GE62VR 7RF Apache Pro gaming notebook is retailed at RM7699)

Seagate IronWolf 4TB NAS Hard Disk Review

By: John Diew


Seagate completely rebranded their HDD lineup in 2016 by having each of their specific function drives reintroduced as one of the Guardian Series. BarraCuda drives for everyday computing, SkyHawk drives for surveillance systems and finally the IronWolf for network attached storage (NAS) systems.

Today what we have in our labs is the Seagate IronWolf 4TB NAS HDD, in fact, 2 units of them so that we could perform a real-world test in our Synology DS216j 2-bay NAS.

(Seagate IronWolf 4TB NAS HDD is retailed at RM 699.)

July 14, 2017

Transcend Unveils Road-Safety Features For DrivePro 130 and DrivePro 110 Dashcams

By: Low Chern Lin


Transcend Information Inc., a leading manufacturer of storage and multimedia products, is proud to announce the introduction of the DrivePro 130 and DrivePro 110 dashcams. Equipped with a Sony high-sensitivity imaging sensor, both dashcams capture high-resolution images with extremely fine tonal gradation even in low light. Among the devices’ other features are a G-sensor, a high-capacity Li-polymer battery, and a convenient snapshot button.

July 13, 2017

GIGABYTE Updating BIOS for Q270 and Q170 Series Motherboards in Response to Intel Updates

By: Low Chern Lin


GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, announces that it is in the process to update BIOS for Q270, Q170, and X170-WS ECC Series Motherboards.

July 12, 2017

1000 GeForce Experience Members To Receive A Free Copy Of For Honor

By: Low Chern Lin


One thousand GeForce Experience members will receive a copy of the hit Ubisoft title For Honor in the latest GeForce Experience reward.

ASUS Announces The Availability Of Its Latest X299 Motherboards In Malaysia

By: Low Chern Lin


ASUS has recently announced its latest X299 motherboards lineup in Malaysia. The X299 motherboards consists of 3 different family, the ROG, Prime and TUF catering for different type of users, from professional content creation to hardcore gaming. 

July 11, 2017

A Bold Claim From AMD - Ryzen CPU Efficiency Is Close To A RX 470 For Monero Mining?

By: Low Chern Lin



AMD today announced an update on the Ryzen processors for cryptocurrency mining, involving open-source cryptocurrency Monero (XMR). According to AMD, its Zen architecture with its high efficient cores and thread count paired with the fast and large L3 cache is currently on the lead in hash rate and efficiency altogether.

July 06, 2017

ASUS Announces Tinker Board With Quad-Core ARM Processor, 2GB LPDDR3 memory and Mali-T764 GPU

By: Low Chern Lin

ASUS today announced Tinker Board, a Single Board Computer (SBC) in an ultra-small form factor that offers class-leading performance while leveraging outstanding mechanical compatibility. The Tinker Board offers makers, IoT enthusiasts, hobbyists, PC DIY enthusiasts and others a reliable and extremely capable platform for building and tinkering their ideas into reality.

Class Leading Performance

With its powerful and modern quad-core ARM-based processor — the Rockchip RK3288 — Tinker Board offers significantly improved performance versus other popular SBC boards. To provide the flexibility needed for different builds and projects, Tinker Board features 2GB of LPDDR3 dual-channel memory. Tinker Board is also equipped with an SD 3.0 interface that offers significantly faster read and write speeds to expandable microSD cards used for the OS, applications and file storage.

Robust GPU Performance & Functionality

Featuring a powerful but energy-efficient design, Tinker Board supports next-generation graphics and GPU computing API's. Powered by an ARM-based Mali™-T764 GPU, Tinker Board's GPU and fixed-function processors allow for a wide range of uses, including high-quality media playback, gaming, computer vision, gesture recognition, image stabilization and processing, as well as computational photography and more. Multimedia enthusiasts will appreciate the fixed-function H.264 and H.265 playback support, including playback of HD and UHD video.

HD Audio Quality 

Further improving on key areas found lacking on many SBC boards, Tinker Board is equipped with an HD codec that supports up to 24-bit/192kHz audio. Its integrated audio jack supports audio output and a microphone in, without an extension module.

Maker-Friendly, with IoT Connectivity
Tinker Board features standard maker connectivity options, including a 40-pin GPIO interface that allow for interfacing with a range inputs from buttons, switches, sensors, LEDs, and much more. Tinker Board is equipped with one DSI MIPI connection for displays and touchscreens. The secondary CSI MIPI connection is for connection to compatible cameras allowing for computer vision, and much more.

Tinker Board also features Gigabit LAN for Internet and network connectivity. A dedicated bus resource designed for the LAN port ensures consistent Ethernet performance. The integrated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth controller on the Tinker Board is shielded with a metal cover to ensure minimal interference and improved radio performance. An integrated IPEX antenna header allows for easy antenna replacement or upgrades.

Tinker Board also features a full-size HDMI output. Additionally, it includes four USB 2.0 ports for extensive peripheral and accessory connectivity.

Enhanced DIY Design

The PCB dimensions and topology of the Tinker Board align with standard SBC boards, allowing support for a wide range of chassis and physical accessories. The PCB features silk-screening with a connection header and location callouts, for improved connection clarity. The onboard MIPI headers also feature color-coded pull tabs.

Tinker Board also includes a heatsink, which helps improve heat dissipation under heavy loading or in hot ambient environments.

TinkerOS -Supported OS 

A Debian-based distribution ensures a smooth and functional experience, directly out of the box. Whether it's browsing the web, watching videos, or writing scripts, TinkerOS is a great starting point for your next project or build.

List of other supported OS: 

AVAILABILITY & PRICING

Tinkerboard is available now in Malaysia at RM285 with 1-year limited warranty (1 to 1 exchange). End users can purchase via our first ASUS Authorized Online Reseller of Tinkerboard here.

For more info, kindly visit the global site at https://www.asus.com/Single-Board-Computer/Tinker-Board/You can join the Lowyat Forum community at https://forum.lowyat.net/topic/4284903

July 04, 2017

Apacer Unveils The PT920 COMMANDO PCIe SSD, Sequential Read Performance of Up To 2500MB/s

By: Low Chern Lin


Today announces its new PT920 COMMANDO SSD, which takes inspiration from an assault rifle to mimic the powerful weapon. The PT920 COMMANDO SSD caters for the gamers in ever aspects; the distinctive heatsink design is specially tailored to allow excellent heat dissipation, and the SSD are made to handle multitask during intensive operation, with technological advancements to ensure stability and extended lifespan. Complete with a 3-year warranty from Apacer, PT920 COMMANDO will elevate your gaming experience and ensure every strike is forceful. 

The Armory of Rapid and Fluid Actions

Available in 240GB and 480GB, PT920 supports the latest PCI Express Gen 3 x4 lanes and is in compliance with NVMe 1.2 standard, operating at a bandwidth of quadrupled efficiency. Built with Apacer’s unique technology and quality MLC, the 480GB model can reach up to an impressive 2500MB/s read and 1300MB/s write, as well as 175,000 IOPs, to make every intensive gaming moment fluid and sharp. 

PT920 COMMANDO comes with multiple advanced SSD technologies to provide flawless performances. For accuracy and safety of data read and write, PT920 is equipped with 120bit/2KB ECC, End-to-End Data Protection, Smart ECC™, and SmartRefresh. The S.M.A.R.T. monitoring system and Global Wear Leveling keep the operation at its optimum. What’s more, PT920 has advantages like low power consumption and strong capability to cope with intensive workloads, making it an ideal component to any professional high speed computing system. 

Victory Starts From Within 

PT920 COMMANDO’ s shape of an assault rifle literally takes the meaning of gaming to a deeper level : the spirit must start from the very core, from the very inside of your computer. The grip of the rifle is actually a thoughtfully designed cooling system, while the rest of the piece is finely built with details like sight aperture and ejection port. In addition to the convection dynamics that keeps the unit running with an excellent heat dissipation, there is a 3-year warranty, along with protective technologies that will extend the lifespan. Ready to claim your field? Unleash your power with PT920 COMMANDO SSD!

GALAX Malaysia Announces The Availability of The GAMER SSD L S11, Price Starts At RM249

By: Low Chern Lin



GALAX Malaysia today announces the availability of the GALAX GAMER SSD L S11 in Malaysia from today onward. The GALAX GAMER SSD L S11 comes in 2 different capacity of 120GB and 240GB with retail price of RM249 and RM389 respectively.

June 30, 2017

Edifier G3 Gaming Headset Review

By: Low Chern Lin


Other than just making high quality audio products for the enthusiasts, Edifier has its gaming headset specially tailored for the gamers as well, namely the G series gaming headsets.

For this review, we'll be having a closer look at the new Edifier G3 gaming headset that has been improved from the previous generation G3, special thanks to Edifier and Inter-Asia Technology Sdn Bhd for the provision of the review unit. With no further adieu, let's move on with the review and see what kind of audio quality we can expect from the newly revised G3 gaming headset.


(The Edifier G3 gaming headset is retailed at RM229)

Warlord Phantom Gaming Chair Review

By: John Diew



The gaming chair market has been booming since last year. Especially during our trip to the Computex 2017 in Taipei, we have noticed an increase in the brands that decided to invest in their own gaming chair series. Obviously, the supply rises because of the customer's demand.

Warlord is a South-East Asian brand where they get their hands dirty in designing and improving the current existing gaming gears. Today what we have in our labs is the Warlord Phantom gaming chair. It is the second most expensive model Warlord has to offer as opposed to the Horsemen X and Templar. Let's take a look at what do we get from the price tag of RM 899.

Transcend StoreJet Cloud 110K Review

By: Low Chern Lin



Instead of relying of cloud storage services, more and more people is moving towards the direction of having their own personal cloud storage that doesn't binds them to any form of rules and additional costs for more space and download speed.

Instead of another NAS for the advanced users, we'll be looking at a much simpler NAS, the Transcend StoreJet Cloud 110K (SJC110K) that is specially tailored for entry level users who just wanted to get things done without any hassle. 

June 29, 2017

Sunset Smartphonegraphy Tips featuring Huawei P10 Plus

By: John Diew



Sunset photography, it may seem easy where you simply point the smartphone camera at the setting sun and press the shutter button. However, with a few extra steps, your shot will look a lot more attractive than the regular run-and-gun photos.

Read on for a few quick smartphonegraphy tips on how to take really nice looking sunset landscape image.

GIGABYTE Unveiled Its AB350N-Gaming WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboard For The Small Form Factor Enthusiasts

By: Low Chern Lin


Gigabyte today unveiled the AMD AB350N-Gaming WIFI Mini-ITX motherboard, based on AMD B350 chipset. Besides built-in Smart-Fan 5, Hybrid Fan Pin Header, RGB fusion and server-class components, GIGABYTE AB350N-Gaming WIFI motherboards have been designed to support AMD flagship-class Wraith Max CPU cooler, a high-performance cooling solution for the latest AMD CPUs, including Ryzen 7 processors.

AMD Launches Radeon Vega Frontier Edition With 16GB HBM2 Memory at $999 - The New Titan Xp Killer?

By: Low Chern Lin



AMD today unleashed thefirst product based on its highly anticipated “Vega”graphics processing unit (GPU) architecture: Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition. Radeon Vega Frontier Edition is the world’s first graphics card designed to empower the next generation of data scientists, game designers and visualization professionals,with up to 172 percent faster rendering performance than the comparable competitor card. Through its disruptive High Bandwidth Cache Controller, the cornerstone of the world’s most advanced GPU memory architecture – HBM2 – Radeon Vega Frontier Edition expands the capacity of traditional GPU memory to 256TB, allowing users to tackle massive datasets with ease, and scored up to 33 percent faster than the competition in the DeepBench benchmark that measures the performance of basic operations involved in training deep neural networks.

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