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Jeremy Hellstrom
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Vancouver, BC

Call it, or PC Perspective I have been hanging out and then working for Ryan and the gang for years.  Apart from the front page you might find me on the BOINC Forums or possibly the Fraggin' Frogs if I have the time.

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Deathwish RAID racing; hit single channel DDR4 transfer rates with WD Black NVMe drives

06/19/2018 - 16:13

This will cost you a bit to set up but will provide you with almost unbelievable transfer rates.  Simply combine eight 1 TB WD Black NVMe SSDs at roughly $400 a pop with a pair of ASUS' Hyper M.2 expansion cards at $60 each and build up a...

Is TeamGroup's T-Force VULCAN DDR4 kit TUF enough?

06/19/2018 - 15:43

This 16GB DDR4-3200 kit from TeamForce features heatspreaders designed to match the heatsinks you find on ASUS TUF series motherboards and does not feature any RGBs at all.  While it is marketed for installation in an Intel system, the Guru of 3D...

Lucky winners choice; an i7-8086k or a Threadripper 1950X

06/19/2018 - 14:37

If you are so lucky as to be one of the 8086 people who won an Intel i7-8086K, live in the US and can be one of the first 40 to respond to AMD you can trade in your Anniversary Edition for a Threadripper 1950X.  AMD have offered this limited, tongue...

Feel that Hyper Pulsefire Surge in the palm of your hand

06/15/2018 - 15:01

There are two things that stand out about this new mouse from Kingston HyperX, the moniker they hung on it and the RGB programmability.  The Pulsefire Surge may sound like a special attack you need to charge up but The Tech Report found it to be...

Intel's 8 Cores meal; comes with a Coffee Refresh

06/15/2018 - 14:38

Kudos to Intel for choosing to name their Coffee Lake Refresh exactly that, instead of adding an 'S' to the end of the name.   The refresh is rumoured to include an 8-core mainstream model, which will somewhat narrow AMD's current...

Gigabyte bakes Optane right into their latest Z370 motherboards

06/13/2018 - 16:27

A limited number of Gigabyte's new Z370 motherboards will come with 32GB of Optane built  in the board, or at least that is how the PR describes it. [inline:files/news/2018-06-13/models.PNG] The boards will ship with Gigabyte's M.2 Thermal...

Trailer trashin'; missed an E3 trailer you wanted to see?

06/13/2018 - 14:34

Rock, Paper, SHOTGUN have complied all the trailers they could get their mitts on and posted them to a single, very long page.  If you missed any of the trailers or would like another peek then the chances are good you can find what you seek in that...

Cortana's feeling vulnerable; that's why she's always eavesdropping on you

06/13/2018 - 12:39

If your Win10 machine did not go beep in the night, you might want to get on that reboot as there are numerous security patches waiting to install.  One of them is a long standing flaw which effects those who haven't disembowelled the Cortana...

Corsairs that live in Crystal houses shouldn't throw rocks

06/12/2018 - 18:19

Recently announced at CES, the Corsair Crystal 280X RGB is up for review over at The Tech Report.  This microATX is wider than your average breadbox, 398x276x351mm (15.7x10.9x13.8") which gives you room for a 240mm rad and numerous 120/140mm...

Logitech's new G512 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard and GX Blue key switch

06/12/2018 - 14:45

Logitech G revealed a new type of keyswitch that will be available on the G513 and new G512 mechanical keyboards as well as early access to new control software called G Hub.  [inline:files/news/2018-06-12/4_1.jpg] You are likely already familiar...