Review Raijintek Orcus 240 Review
Standing out in the AIO market is tough, but the snazzy Orcus 240 does the trick.
Standing out in the AIO market is tough, but the snazzy Orcus 240 does the trick.
CES 2009: Lian Li has announced its new conceptual case, the PC-888, a uniquely styled blue anodized aluminium chassis.
Lian Li is back with its latest all aluminium chassis, the PC-9. Cramming space for an ATX motherboard, and four hot-swap hard disks into a very compact design, we take a look to see whether the PC-9 is small and perfectly formed or the runt of the Lian Li litter.
We're a few days late on announcing November's Mod of the Month contenders, but as a bonus we've arranged an extra prize for the lucky winner of this month's competition. Read, vote and tell us your thoughts on this month's contenders!
Lian Li has extended its manufacturing capabilites with the intention of contracting in work from other OEMs.
Silverstone has addressed the build quality issues we found with the FT01 by replacing the fans and improving the dust filters.
Behold and gaze upon the beauty of the Silverstone FT01! The affordable version of the iconic Silverstone TJ07 has arrived and we investigate to find out if the FT01 is just a pretty face or whether it's a knock out case at a bargain price. Read on to find out!
Today we take a look at the Zalman ZMachine LQ1000 , an ultra premium case with in-built water-cooling boasting high end performance, but with a high price to match. Does the LQ1000 float our boat, or is it just a wet weekend? We don the bit-tech scuba gear and find out!
The excitement level in the office has risen in a crescendo of ohhhs and ahhhs - our Lian Li XB01 has finally arrived! Offering a replacement enclosure for the ever popular Xbox 360, join us as we unbox and give our first impressions of this warranty voiding aluminium wonder!
Zalman, long a staple of the ultra high-end case market, tries it's hand at a case aimed firmly at the mid range, with the GS1000. Sporting some impressive features, we investigate to see whether the GS1000 can compete in the most competitive of price ranges.
COMPUTEX 2008: We've got news and another pictures about Lian Li's Xbox 360 case, as well as other new cases and a new fan controller.
COMPUTEX 2008: Gaming hardware company NZXT has some new cases that might poke some new competition against old favourites.
It's big, aluminium and Taiwanese - could it be a return to form for Lian Li, one of the most esteemed and respected case designers? It certainly looks that way, but the only way to be sure it check out our review!
It has one of the oddest names ever, but this spiffy little Lancool case also has a lot of potential if you're on the lookout for something small, light and suitable for hauling your system around in. Let's just hope it performs well in our stress tests...
CeBIT 2008: The FT01 is curvy like its bigger brother, but cheaper and smaller.
We take a look at the newest Lian Li case on the market, the aluminium Armoursuit PC-P80. Not only that, but we've bagged the super-special ATI CrossFireX Edition of the case, complete with extra engravings and case details - check it out within!
Cooler Master has gone over the original Cosmos design, tweaked it and come up with this. It's got a new aluminium chassis, a revised cooling system and a funky touch-sensitive button. But can it stand up to our critical eye? There's only one way to find out...
Are you looking for the ultimate home theatre case? Well, look no further because Zalman has sent it to us - we have a look at the HD160XT Plus, a 100 percent aluminium design with looks to die for. It even has a 7" touch screen to tie it all off. Excessive? Awesome? Costly? We find out.
It's been a long time in the making, but we're finally ready to bring you the first part of what is arguably one of the most popular mods ever. We've brushed up on our Italian, sorted through thousands of pictures, and are ready to venture into the creation of Dark Blade.
We love all cases great and small, so it's only fair that we have a look at the new MicroATX case from Lian-Li. But is the V350 a new miniature champ or just a very small shrimp in a very big ocean? We find out in our comprehensive review of this brand new case.
The Hiper Anubis chassis is an interesting design that has proven controversial in our offices already. Will the case pass the Martin Test? Will it get covered with fingerprints in the photos? Will Rich figure out how to add a front fan to the case? Answers within!
There's nothing quite like the strong, sleek and sensuous feel of a Lian-Li case - having one is like falling in love would be if you ever fell in love with an aluminium PC case. Or is it? We found out.
Asus has hit the sound card market with all guns blazing, but should the mighty Creative start sweating as another computing behemoth lands the heavyweight Xonar D2 into the PC audio market?
The Zalman GT1000 may look gorgeous, feel gorgeous and have more doors than that hallway of infinite doors in The Matrix (you know the one), but how will it fare in our rigorous testing? Find out within.
Is the Gigabyte Poseidon a little fish in a big ol' ocean of PC cases, or is it a diminutive sea god in disguise? Grab your tackle, we're about to find out!
COMPUTEX 2007: Zalman makes yet another stunning case, but instead of crazy heatpipes and passive cooling we get integrated watercooling.
OCZ has unveiled its PC2-9200 FlexXLC memory modules, clocked at an impressive 1150MHz. They come complete with a new copper and aluminum hybrid cooling solution.
Cooler Master has released its all-new Mystique 632 Black into the wild. The sleek black finish and all aluminium construction make the Mystique 632 a nice addition to the current Cooler Master product line up. Does this mean it's another great case though? Read on to find out...
Want a HTPC but don't want to shell out for a new m-ATX motherboard? We test the SilverStone LC20M - a sexy black HTPC that takes a full-size ATX motherboard and regular desktop-sized PSU and other components.
Arctic Cooling, known for their low-noise graphics heatsinks, has applied their expertise to case design and have challenged traditional layout for their near-silent case, the Silentium T1. Silence is golden.
Proving that big can also be beautiful, the Silverstone LC16M is a fully featured HTPC case capable of storing up to three terabytes of data. It takes a standard ATX motherboard, so you can use existing desktop hardware.
Cooler Master have a long heritage in making premium aluminium cases to die for. We examine their latest Stacker, the CMStacker 830, to find out whether the magic is still there. To give you a hint, it's a corker!
Looking for a stylish, silent case with shedloads of storage? The Antec P180 might just be up your alley: 11 drive bays, noise damping panels and a trio of low-noise 120mm fans. Perfect for a home media server.
Think of the modded cases at your favourite LAN Party and imagine what will be at Dreamhack Winter 2005, the world's largest LAN party, in Sweden next week. Micke Gustafsson previews the event, and details the seven custom cases he will be displaying.
Are fans the bane of your life? The Zalman TNN 300 brings the promise of a Totally No Noise HTPC through heavy use of heatpipes. Can this black, aluminium beast justify its high price? We asked Rob Young to find out.
beblu are a new company with a fresh spin on home theatre PCs. Their latest creation mimics component Hi-Fi with a small form factor system designed to run Windows Media Center.
Inspired by Namco's RPG, Xenosaga, Bill Ryder modded a stock Koolance case into a 2005 version of KOS-MOS, the female android weapon system. We just dig the blue hair really.
The Praetorian 730 is the 731 with a few tweaks, and available in the US. It sports a removable motherboard tray, a new door design, and a funky black anodized finish.
Today's mod takes us to Finland, home of Nokia and racing drivers. 17 year-old Lassi Niemistö has built The Tonkputer - a cow-themed case made from an old milk churn. It won Coolest Case at Assembly 2005, no less.
Tough enough for a tour of duty in Iraq, this 'Armor for iPod Photo' case was milled from solid aluminium.
Want a new case? These new Coolermaster Centurion models are just 70 bucks, but have a great design and featureset. With dual 120mm cooling and distinctive styling, are these the new budget cases to beat?
We have a look at a Shuttle based on ATI's Radeon Xpress 200G chipset: the ST20G5. It features an integrated graphics processor that will allow for up to three monitors to be driven when coupled with a discrete ATI-based video card.