Review of the Tesoro Zone Evolution Gaming Chair

Introduction In Singapore, we have a few prominent brands that focus on comfortable gaming chairs which targets the huge PC gaming community in Singapore. With the continuous rise in PC Gaming[1], there is also an increase in demand for PC…

Virtualization with Threadripper – Powered by the ASRock X399 TAICHI Motherboard

Introduction  While conceptualizing our build for a “1 Tower, 3 PC“, using the AMD Threadripper platform, we were contemplating between the available X399 motherboards. Generally speaking, when comparing the different brands and models, it seems that there aren’t that many…

Find out the coverage of your Wi-Fi deployment with NetSpot

Part of my job as an engineer is to help small businesses to plan, set up, install and configure networks. Workplaces of today usually do not have fixed computers, but rather portable devices such as smartphones and notebook computers. The…

ROG XG STATION 2 with Zenbook 3 Deluxe – High Performance Gaming on a Notebook?

Usually, gaming notebooks tend to be heavier, bulkier and less portable than the non-gaming versions. There is no real gaming notebook in the market that can strike a balance between performance and portability. Even with NVIDIA’s Pascal architecture dedicated graphics…

Router for the New Year – A look at the Linksys EA9300 Wireless Router

Majority of the homes in Singapore have a direct optical fiber terminated network connection to their ISPs, but they can only use a fraction of subscribed speed because their wireless routers at home bottlenecks the whole network. With the 802.11AC…

Review of the ASUS TUF Z370-PRO GAMING Motherboard

Introduction As competition heats up in the CPU space with AMD’s new Ryzen processors, Intel has decided to fight back with their latest Coffee Lake based processors. Since the launch of their first generation Lynnsfield Intel Core processors, the Core…

Review by the Pros : Logitech Spotlight Wireless Presenter

Our friends at HighSpark, the professionals at presentation design services and skills training, were eager to try out the Logitech Spotlight when I got my hands on the review unit. So instead of a typical review from a geek’s perspective, here’s…

Review of the Sony NW-WS623 Sports MP3 Player

Introduction Sony’s Walkman brand has come a long way. Starting with portable cassette players in the early days, the product lineup has evolved into smartphones, portable digital audio players and even headphones. Regardless of time, the Walkman brand has consistently…

Review of the Sudio Tre Wireless earphones

Introduction We have always been the fans of Sudio audio products because of their well-known audio performance and design. Last year, we were totally blown away by their Sudio Vasa Bla with its optimized audio profile and wireless capabilities for…

Sony SRS-XB10 Portable Bluetooth Speakers Review

Sony SRS-XB10 Review By Johan Bin Iskandar The XB10 is the smallest of Sony’s Extra Bass series of wireless bluetooth speakers, as it is only 46mm in height. Its small size and lightweight(260g) makes it the ideal portable bluetooth speaker…

Review of the ASUS Zenbook 3 Deluxe UX490

Introduction The ASUS Zenbook is a popular lineup of notebook that is known for its portability, performance and design. We had a great experience previosuly with the Zenbook 3, which showed us how a small machine will not compromise performance.…

Ripping apart the AMD Ryzen Threadripper – [Part 1] Introduction and Micro-Architecture

Introduction It has been more almost two months since the launch of the new AMD Ryzen Threadripper platform. This high-end platform officially signifies the return of AMD into the consumer CPU space, completing the full range of desktop processors from…

Review of the LG Gram 13 Ultra Portable Notebook

Introduction In today’s notebook market, manufacturers are coming with out different features and characteristics to make their devices stand out from the rest. These features allows each device to be differentiated from the competition, and thus, gives themselves identity and…

Review of the Linksys Max-Stream AC2200 Tri-Band Router

It’s difficult to choose between all the different brands and models of wireless routers that are out in the market. Which is faster? Which is easier to set up? How is their wireless coverage? Which will be compatible with the…

Review of the AORUS X5V7 Gaming Notebook

Review of the AORUS X5V7 Gaming Notebook What comes into your mind when you think about today’s gaming notebooks? Big and bulky machines with fancy design and RGB lights? Do outrageously large water-cooled notebook computers ring a bell? With a…