Here is a roundup of today's reviews and articles:
Computers: ASRock 4x4BOX-7840U Mini PC Review, Geekom Mini IT13 Mini PC (Core i9 13900H) review
Cooling: be quiet! Dark Rock ELITE CPU Cooler Review - A new reference?, be quiet! Dark Rock Pro Elite, Silverstone FHS 120X Fan Review - 4000 RPM Beast, be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 5 Review
Memory: Neo Forza MDK5 DDR5 96GB 6000MHz Review
Power: Thermaltake Toughpower GF A3 1200W PSU Review
Storage: TEAMGROUP MP44S 1TB M.2 2230 PCIe 4.0 SSD Review
TweakTown: ASRock 4x4BOX-7840U Mini PC Review
ASRock's 4X4BOX-7840U is the best AMD-powered Mini PC we have tested. With AMD Ryzen AI and the Radeon 780M GPU, it's one worth considering.
The Guru of 3D: Geekom Mini IT13 Mini PC (Core i9 13900H) review
The Geekom Mini IT13 is a sleek mini PC designed for dependable performance. It's equipped with an Intel Core i9 13900H processor, 32 GB RAM, and a 2TB SSD, and operates on Windows 11 Professional. Despite its compact size, the unit boasts WIFI6E, 2.5 GigE ethernet, and two Thunderbolt ports with a speed of 40 Gbps each.
IgorsLAB: be quiet! Dark Rock ELITE CPU Cooler Review - A new reference?
After more than 5 years, there is once again an update of the Dark Rock series and then also directly two models at the same time.
CdrInfo.com: be quiet! Dark Rock Pro Elite
While Dark Rock Pro 5 is the successor to the award-winning Dark Rock Pro 4, Dark Rock Elite is a completely new product. The new cooler significantly improves upon the performance, features, and usability of the Pro 4. Dark Rock Elite is aimed at users who require the highest performance and airflow, integrating ARGB lighting, a premium design for an elite experience, and an innovative rail system that makes RAM clearance even easier. Dark Rock Pro 5 offers cooling performance at extremely low noise levels on all popular consumer sockets. The cooler is built for maximum compatibility with high-end motherboards and RAM modules and offers an integrated Speed Switch for an inaudible operation or maximum cooling performance.
Hardware Busters: Silverstone FHS 120X Fan Review - 4000 RPM Beast
The Silverstone FHS 120X is a powerful fan, where high airflow and static pressure are required, and noise output comes last. Silverstone describes this as an industrial fan, because it is suitable for cooling down servers or any machine used in business environments in general, that has increased cooling demands.
Hardware Busters: be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 5 Review
The be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 5 is a high-end air cooler, capable of handling up to 270W TDP. I will put it against an Intel i9-13900K power beast, with PL1 and PL2 set at 250W, unleashing the full thermal load of this processor. Read the full review to check if the Dark Rock Pro 5 is capable of handing such an extreme scenario.
Tech-Legend: Neo Forza MDK5 DDR5 96GB 6000MHz - Review
The Neo Forza MDK5 is a good-looking RAM kit that not only performs good but has a great overclocking headroom and potential.
Hardware Busters: Thermaltake Toughpower GF A3 1200W PSU Review
The Thermaltake Toughpower GF A3 1200W offers Gold efficiency and it is ATX v3.0 and PCIe 5.o compatible, through its 12VHPWR connector that can deliver up to 600W to the GPU. With only 140mm depth, this is among the smallest 1200W PSUs available in today’s market.