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Sebastian Peak
Kalamazoo, MI, USA

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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Apple Announces iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR Smartphones with 7nm A12 Bionic Processor

09/12/2018 - 16:24

Apple’s event today included expected (and previously leaked) iPhone announcements for the faster “S” variant of the iPhone X, as well as a new, larger iPhone XS Max, and finally the new, lower-cost iPhone XR. All three phones...

HyperX Alloy FPS RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

09/10/2018 - 13:25

HyperX has launched the Alloy FPS RGB mechanical keyboard, featuring Kailh Silver Speed switches. The keyboard has a more compact design than the Alloy Elite RGB keyboard I reviewed back in June, and carries a price tag $50 lower than that model thanks...

Qualcomm Launches Next-Gen Snapdragon Wear W3100 Smartwatch Platform

09/10/2018 - 12:10

Qualcomm has launched their latest smartwatch platform today, announcing the new ultra-low power Snapdragon Wear 3100 at a Google-supported event which also included the announcement of the first customers of this new platform. [inline:files/news/2018-09...

Be Quiet! Silent Base 601 Mid-Tower Enclosure Review

09/07/2018 - 09:39

It has been almost three years since we reviewed the original Silent Base 600 enclosure, and today we have the brand new Silent Base 601 from be quiet! in for review. Launching this week, the latest case from the German manufacturer combines a noise-...

Das Keyboard Launches Q-Series Cloud Connected RGB Keyboards

09/06/2018 - 09:31

Das Keyboard has introduced their Q-series of "smart, cloud-connected keyboards" which use the company's Q-software to bring notifications directly to key backlighting. It's an interesting concept, and the software connects to...

Completed Build, Performance, and Final Thoughts

09/04/2018 - 14:02

Completed Build [inline:files/review/2018-09-04/DSC_0172.jpg] There is quite a bit of space around the motherboard with this sparse-looking build, with the open spaces for the optional HDD trays to the right in particular. This is not a windowed case,...

Case Interior and Build

09/04/2018 - 13:56

[inline:files/review/2018-09-04/DSC_0031.jpg] The layout of the 601 is open, and provides a generous amount of empty space to the right of an installed ATX motherboard - and supports EATX boards as well. Those cutouts on the right side support additional...

Huawei Announces Kirin 980: Is the World's First 7nm SoC Passing Snapdragon?

09/02/2018 - 11:45

Huawei has introduced their subsidiary HiSilicon’s newest mobile processor in the Kirin 980, which, along with Huawei's claim of the world's first commercial 7nm SoC, is the first SoC to use Arm Cortex A76 CPU cores and Arm’s Mali G76...

Azulle Inspire Fanless Intel Kaby Lake Barebone Mini PC Review

08/24/2018 - 10:09

Azulle's Inspire Barebone Mini PC offers a range of processor options and is, in all but the Intel Core i7 variant, a fanless system. The Inspire supports up to 32GB of DDR4 across two SoDIMMs, and supports both 2.5-inch SATA and M.2 storage. We...

Newegg Lists GeForce RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti Graphics Cards Before Announcement

08/20/2018 - 12:15

Newegg has listed NVIDIA GeForce RTX cards ahead of a probably announcement at today's "BeForTheGame" event in Germany, apparently confirming the rumors about the existence of these two GPUs. Both RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti cards are...