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Sebastian Peak
Kalamazoo, MI, USA

Sebastian has been working with computers professionally and as an enthusiast for over a decade, with a personal upgrade cycle that has highly questionable financial implications. An audio enthusiast as well, you will always find something playing on the turntable or from a high-res digital source. And we won't even talk about the smartphone obsession...

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PCPer 10 Days of Christmas: Day 5 - EVGA NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti SC Graphics Card

12/18/2014 - 12:00

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

Version 3 of the NCASE M1 Crowdfunded Mini-ITX Case up for Pre-Order

12/15/2014 - 20:36

The NCASE M1 once famously posed next to a can of soda, and the rest is (unlicensed) history... [inline:files/news/2014-12-15/M1-v2-18-1500x750.jpg] The M1 next to a can of some mystery drink that I've never seen before Now the M1 is back for another...

ECS Has A New Mini-PC on the Way, the LIVA X

12/10/2014 - 15:03

A new, more powerful ECS mini-PC has been reported by The Tech Report, and this latest iteration of the LIVA will be known as the "X". [inline:files/news/2014-12-10/LIVA_01_1000_n.jpg] The LIVA X features a faster 2.25GHz dual-core CPU from its Bay...

NZXT H440 Designed by Razer Mid-Tower Enclosure Review

12/05/2014 - 11:09

In the last few years NZXT has emerged as a popular choice for computer builds with stylish cases for a variety of needs. The newest member of the H series, the H440, promises quiet performance and offers a clean look by eliminating optical drive bays...

Cooling, Noise, and Conclusion

12/03/2014 - 16:42

Completed Build [inline:files/review/2014-12-03/H440_RZR_COMPLETE.JPG] The build in the H440 Razer Edition looks very neat from the front with minimal effort. The components are easy to install with plenty of room, and the cable routing openings are in...

A Look Inside the H440 Razer

12/03/2014 - 15:29

A Closer Look [inline:files/review/2014-12-03/H440_RZR_OPEN.JPG] Once open we see a bit of a departure from the typical ATX mid-tower. Where there is usually a large space visible beneath the motherboard tray, here we see a metal cover (with another...

ASUS Announces GeForce GTX 970 DirectCU Mini: More Mini-ITX Gaming Goodness

11/29/2014 - 09:57

ASUS has announced a tiny new addition to their GTX 970 family, and it will be their most powerful mini-ITX friendly card yet with a full GeForce GTX 970 GPU. [inline:files/news/2014-11-29/970_1.png] Image credit: ASUS The ASUS 970 DirectCU Mini card...

Fractal Design Define R5 Silent Mid-Tower Enclosure Review

11/24/2014 - 08:59

The Define R5 is the direct successor to Fractal Design's R4 enclosure, and it arrives with the promise of a completely improved offering in the silent case market. Fractal Design has unveiled the case today, and we have the day-one review ready for...

Far Cry 4 Does Not Support Dual-Core Processors: Is the Budget Landscape Shifting?

11/21/2014 - 16:08

A new report covering dual-core woes with Far Cry 4 paints a "bleak future" for budget gamers. [inline:files/news/2014-11-21/far_cry_4.jpg] Image credit: Polygon For a while now the dual-core Pentium processors have been a great option for...

In Win D Frame Mini Aluminum and Glass Mini-ITX Case Review

11/21/2014 - 13:12

The D Frame Mini from In Win is a wild-looking, wildly expensive case that defies convention in many ways. [inline:files/review/2014-11-08/d_frame_cover.jpg] First of all, calling the In Win D Frame mini an enclosure is a bit of a stretch. The design is...