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Ken Addison
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Cincinnati, OH

Interested in PC Hardware, 3D Printing, Audio, Networking and much more!

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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (7567) Gaming Review - Desktop GPU gone mobile

04/27/2017 - 08:29

The Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming series has been part of the increasingly interesting sub-$1000 gaming notebook market since it’s introduction in 2015. We took a look at last year’s offering and were very impressed with the performance it had...

Performance and Pricing

04/24/2017 - 15:24

Given the somewhat unique thermal design of the Corsair ONE, we decided to run it through some quick benchmarks to make sure it was achieving the performance levels we would expect for this hardware. CPU Performance [inline:files/review/2017-04-24/...

Battery Life, Expandability, and Pricing

04/19/2017 - 20:59

Battery Life [inline:files/review/2017-04-19/Battery.png] In our PC Perspective Wi-Fi Web Browsing test, the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming faired well. With a screen brightness of 180 lux across all of the notebooks, the Dell notebook managed to last for...

Gaming Performance

04/18/2017 - 17:39

Since most of the notebooks we review aren’t oriented towards gaming, we decided to take a bit of a unique approach in testing the gaming performance of the Inspiron 15 Gaming. In recent years, NVIDIA has shifted from creating mobile-only GPUs and...

CPU and General Performance

04/18/2017 - 17:38

Now that we've taken a look at the raw specifications of the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming, let's see how that translates to performance. [inline:files/review/2017-04-18/Cinebench.png] In the Cinebench rendering test, you can see the multi-...

Windows Performance and Battery Life

04/14/2017 - 17:32

Since we are a Windows-focused website, I'm going to mostly skip over performance in Mac OS, and focus on the Boot Camp experience with this new MacBook Pro. [inline:files/review/2017-04-14/Handbrake.png] [inline:files/review/2017-04-14/...

Hardware Specifications and Build Quality

04/14/2017 - 16:37

Beyond the quirks like the Touch Bar, and the exclusively-Thunderbolt connectivity, the MacBook Pro still shares a lot of the same hardware as a traditional PC laptop.

OBT Open Benchtable Review: Form and Function (Streacom BC1)

04/14/2017 - 10:25

Open-air chassis have always been an odd segment of the PC hardware market. While the ability to quickly swap out components is a major benefit to hardware reviewers like us, overclockers, and other people who are working to quickly validate lots of...

T-Mobile promises expanded LTE coverage to all with $8 billion purchase of 600 MHz spectrum

04/13/2017 - 16:48

This afternoon, T-Mobile's ardent CEO John Legere announced the results of the FCC's recent spectrum auction concerning the low-band 600MHz range. In a $7.99 Billion deal, T-Mobile is set to gain 45% of all of the low-band spectrum being...

NVIDIA Pascal Quadro Roundup - P2000, P3000, P5000 Tested

04/05/2017 - 19:19

Since the launch of NVIDIA's Pascal architecture with the GTX 1070 and 1080 last May, we've taken a look at a lot of Pascal-based products, including the recent launch of the GTX 1080 Ti. By now, it is clear that Pascal has proven itself in a...