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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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Adata's SD700, portable speed with rugged ... good looks?

09/29/2017 - 15:11

The SD700 comes in 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB varieties and oddly enough the black models cost $5 less than the tent caterpillar gut coloured ones.  The drives are USB 3.1 Gen 1, with transfer speeds hitting the expected rate in The Tech Reports testing...

The entire ASUS Z370 lineup

09/29/2017 - 13:50

ASUS has released information on the Z370 motherboards which will be available for Intel's Coffee Lake launch. [inline:files/news/2017-09-29/group.jpg] You can see the specifications below and ASUS has even more information over at their site. ...

ICANN not update the root KSK system on schedule

09/29/2017 - 12:53

ICANN have had to delay their planned upgrade to the root key signing keys used by DNS thanks to between 5-8% of key validators lacking the new KSK key.  If a validator only possess the 2010 key, they would no longer be able to resolve DNS properly...

Corsair's Hydro GFX GTX 1080 Ti; a splash of water really opens it up

09/28/2017 - 14:46

Corsair's Hydro GFX GTX 1080 Ti liquid cooled GPU offers two preset modes, a respectable Gaming mode with frequencies of 1544MHz base, 1657MHz boost and a more impressive OC Mode which runs at 1569MHz and 1683MHz.  [H]ard|OCP blasted past those...

Cooler Master Cosmos C700P; size of the entire universe man ...

09/28/2017 - 13:04

Monolithic is a word that instantly springs to mind when you see the CM Cosmos C700P.  It stands at 639x306x651mm (25.2x12x25.6") and weighs in at 26.2 kg (57.8lbs) naked, fitting every style motherboard from XL-ATX down to Micro-ATX. ...

AMD will have Ryzen to their Pinnacle next February

09/28/2017 - 12:23

DigiTimes reports today that AMD has informed motherboard makers that their new series of chips, the Pinnacle family, will in launch early 2018.  They will lead with the Pinnacle 7 series, with Pinnacle 5 and 3 series arriving in March.  April...

SAPPHIRE Radeon RX 560 4GB

09/27/2017 - 16:21

As in the other builds, the current price of GPUs limits your choices somewhat. Thankfully the RX 560 series is not suffering as much as others, giving you the ability to pick up a GPU with a full 4GB. This should last you until you can afford an upgrade...

Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB DDR4-3600

09/27/2017 - 15:36

The Ryzen architecture loves high memory frequencies, which this kit from Corsair offers.  The default timings are 18-19-19-39, however that is before you start tweaking to get the most out of it.  If you are an RGB addict then you can pay a...


09/27/2017 - 14:56

While a new chip needs a new chipset, Gigabyte's AORUS gaming remains on the HWLB with their X399 Gaming 7.  It has a pair of full speed PCIe 3.0 16x slots as well as two running at 8x, three M.2 ports, one Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 2 port and one Type...

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X

09/27/2017 - 14:47

AMD's Threadripper is less expensive than Intel's new top CPU and comes within inches of matching performance in multi-threaded applications making it the best CPU on the market to power your Dream Machine.  64 lanes of PCIe 3.0 await!