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The Best Surface Book 2 Accessories

The Microsoft Surface Book 2 is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops ever made. However like all devices, it's not perfect. There are a...
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Productivity PC Build: Gift for Mom

Recently I found out that my moms old desktop PC from 2011 was broken. I have been building PC's for years now, so I...
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Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5″ Review

Microsoft has updated its Surface Book line with new 4-Core CPU's and 10 series NVIDIA graphics. In addition to the orginal 13" model, they...
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Phanteks Evolv Shift i7-8700 Mini-itx Build

Over the last year I have jumped back and fourth between Intel and AMD based systems. With the release of the new Coffee Lake...
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Razer Atheris Wireless Mobile Mouse Review

Theses days we have what seems like endless options when it comes to gaming mice. Finding a good portable wireless gaming mouse that can...
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Lazer3D LZ7 Mini-ITX Case Review

You probably have never heard of Lazer3D. The small company isn't a household name yet, but they have already produced some beastly compact mini-itx...
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MSI GTX 1070 Aero ITX Review

There are a lot of good options if you are looking for a compact GPU these days. MSI is trying to shake up the...
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Mini WiFi Antennas for Your SFF PC Build

Building a compact system has can create compromises. One of the issues I have always had is that my WiFi antennas were always sticking...
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Noctua NH-L9i vs. NH-L9a: Comparison & Temperatures

For years, Noctua has been producing excellent CPU coolers and case fans. The Noctua NH-L9i has been the most popular low profile cooler on...
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Intel Core i7-7700 vs. Ryzen 7 1700 Benchmarks

The CPU market is stuffed full of amazing processors theses days. There are multiple options that can handle any workload from both Intel and...