Review Corsair Obsidian Series 500D Review
The Obsidian Series makes a welcome return.
The Obsidian Series makes a welcome return.
Cheaper than the original Eisbaer range.
Cash for electric cars, AI, and cybersecurity.
This micro-ATX chassis comes in at just £32 - can SilverStone maintain quality for so low a price?
In-Win tones down the plastic for its latest budget chassis, but is it any good?
Cooltek's Antiphon claims to be silent but costs just £60 - too good to be true? We find out.
SilverStone's new range of coolers is here, and we take one of them for a spin.
The Core 3000 costs just £46, and comes with three fans. Is it missing essentials elsewhere?
We take a look at NZXT's budget chassis, the Source 210 Elite, to see if it can handle the heat.
Plenty of features, a robust chassis and sensible design all for just £50.
A 25% tax relief for games developers is planned for April 2013 according to the Autumn Statement.
TIGA CEO Dr Richard Wilson explains why R&D tax credits aren't enough.
Taking aim at Corsair's Builder-series PSUs, it might be worth keeping an eye on Antec's new VP550P.
Nvidia's latest DX11 GPU squares up against ATI’s HD 5770, but there's a surprise third option...
Cooler Master's latest addition to the HAF series is a little smaller but still has lots of features.
We take a gandger at Kingstons budget SSD - its 30GB V-Series.
Can Razer's new cut back Abyssus mouse still hack it despite its budget DNA?
Chancellor George Osbourne has cut the promised tax relief for UK game developers from the budget.
The fight for the budget market is reignited as Cooler Master launches its inexpensive Elite 430.
We review ECS' own cheap and cheerful mini-ITX H55 motherboard for Intel LGA1156 CPUs.
We uncover the motherboard magic that lets you get an extra core for free with some AMD CPUs.
We've got early shots of the upcoming AMD 880G chipset and budget motherboard from ECS.
Hi-ho, hip young gunslingers! Are you interested in team-based multiplayer games with a Wild West setting?
Hot on the heels of announcements and products by other companies, ECS is also making a H55 mini-ITX motherboard
The newly announced budget for the UK includes new tax relief efforts for creative industries, like game development.
Finding a case that delivers solid build quality and cooling for a low price can be tough, but Akasa hopes to have hit the sweet spot with its latest offering, the Freedom Xone. We strap in the bit-tech testing gear and find out if it has got what it takes to house your hardware.
Intel may be scrapping the Core i7-920, but its replacement, the 2.88GHz Core i7-930, will fill the gap in Q1 2010.
A cheap and cheerful 770X board that's worth buying? Wow! It seems pigs have not only infected us all, but they have also developed appendices for flight! MSI resets the rules and makes a cheap AMD motherboard that's really worth the money! Why pay more?
We take a look at the Free Play from Ultimate Game Chair, which attempts to make gaming better than ever but without breaking the bank. Has cutting the cost resulted in a dip in quality though, or is the Free Play really the ultimate gaming chair? We find out.
Valve's Gabe Newell has suggested the idea of community-funded games as a possible way of offsetting rising development costs.
Another month and another four systems, as we delve into online stores to seek out the bargains to decide which setups, for a range of budgets, are the best your money can buy.
Ubisoft boss Yves Guillemot has predicted that budgets for games will soon soar to a stunning $60 million USD.
For under £120, AMD has a fast 45nm triple core CPU that's unlocked and prime for overclocking. We walk you through our experiences and settings with a bevy of popular motherboards to show you that this budget monster is well worth considering.
At bit-tech, it's always time for a PC upgrade and we're here once again to help with our comprehensive buyer's guide. With hardware recommendations to suit any budget, if you're looking at improving your system, or building one from scratch, this is the place to start.
We've completely rejigged the buyers guide for April - now we have four recommended builds instead of just three. Take a look at our recommendations for the Affordable All-Rounder, Enthusiast Overclocker, Gaming Workhorse and Premium Player to if you're in the mood for a new build!
500W, modular, not too expensive - an ideal partner to a cost efficient system? We put OCZ's revamped ModXStream Pro to the reviewers block to see if it'll hold up to our barrage of tests in order to evaluate noise, efficiency and power quality.
Built on a slim $120 budget, this little R2D2 build goes back to the roots of modding and does things the old fashioned way - you won't find a CNC machine or any precut pieces in sight. Read on to see how an old garbage can is transformed into our favourite Star Wars droid! Awesome!
What changed for March? Take a look at our recommendations for building a budget, premium and ultimate system if you're in the market for a new PC. We provide a breakdown of first choice and alternatives to help balance and sift out the best products at your fingertips.
Ever wonder why we test PSU's to their limits? Ever bought a "budget PSU? Corsair combined the two with explosive results.
We know all about overclocking, or at least we thought we did. Turns out that overclocking isn't actually anything to do with increasing the performance of a system component. It's actually a psychological thriller from House of Tales. Weird, eh?