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Sebastian Peak
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Kalamazoo, MI, USA
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A PC hardware enthusiast, audio enthusiast, and smartphone-obsessed person from Michigan, USA, Sebastian started writing for PC Perspective in 2014. As an enthusiastic photographer, he has found a way to combine a love of both computers and macro lenses. He is on an endless quest to find the perfect computer case.

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus Review: Enter the Snapdragon 845

04/18/2018 - 16:17

Samsung’s updated Galaxy phones are available now, and while the external designs - while beautiful - look the same as last year, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ feature faster internals and an improved camera system. Is it worth an upgrade over the Galaxy...

Azulle Byte3 Fanless Apollo Lake Mini PC Review

04/10/2018 - 11:00

Azulle might not be a familiar name unless you have been browsing for mini PCs lately, as the company offers various small form-factor computers and accessories on Amazon. [inline:files/review/2018-02-14/Byte3_Main.jpg] Today we will take a close...

Usage Notes, Battery Life, and Conclusion

04/09/2018 - 14:39

Usage Notes I'm happy to report that upon initial setup with the Galaxy S9+ the user is given a choice to download Samsung's default apps - or not! Having an out-of-box experience using many stock Google apps creates an experience close enough to...

GPU Performance Benchmarks

04/09/2018 - 14:38

We will begin with results from GFXBench, and the venerable T-Rex benchmark. This is an older test which uses OpenGL ES 2.0, and results from the 1080p offscreen test are charted below: [inline:files/review/2018-04-09/GFX_TRX.png] Here the Galaxy S9+ is...

CPU Performance Benchmarks

04/09/2018 - 14:37

To demontrate CPU performance with the Snapdragon 845-powered Galaxy S9+ we begin with Geekbench results: [inline:files/review/2018-04-09/GB_OVR.png] Right off the bat it's clear that the S9+ is quite a bit faster than the S8+ from last year....

Fractal Design Meshify C Tempered Glass Case Review

04/02/2018 - 11:10

The Meshify C - TG from Fractal Design is a high-airflow ATX case design with some added style from its unique angled front panel. Throw in a tempered glass side panel and a pair of pre-installed Dynamic X2 GP-12 120 mm fans and the $89.99 price tag...

Internals, Performance, and Conclusion

03/30/2018 - 11:24

The bottom panel comes off easily and once inside we have a look at the system board and its expansion options: [inline:files/review/2018-02-14/Byte3_Board.jpg] In addition to a free M.2 storage slot the Byte3 offers a SATA port with included data and...

GDC 2018: Qualcomm Talks Future of VR and AR with Upcoming Dev Kit

03/21/2018 - 09:20

We have recently covered news of Qualcomm's ongoing VR/AR efforts (the two terms now combine as "XR", for eXtended reality), with news of the Snapdragon 845-powered reference HMD and more recently the collaboration with Tobii to bring eye-...

Tobii and Qualcomm Announce Collaboration on Mobile VR Headsets with Eye-Tracking

03/16/2018 - 09:45

Tobii and Qualcomm's collaboration in the VR HMD (head-mounted display) space is a convergence of two recent stories, with Tobii's impressing showing of a prototype HMD device at CES featuring their eye-tracking technology, and Qualcomm's...

Logitech Announces G560 Speakers and G513 Keyboard with LIGHTSYNC

03/15/2018 - 08:00

Logitech has announced a pair of devices featuring the company’s “LIGHTSYNC” technology,  with the new G560 gaming speaker and G513 gaming keyboard. What is LIGHTSYNC? According to Logitech, the technology synchronizes audio and...