Over the past year or two one of the hot subjects with displays among enthusiasts has been overclocking them to drive the panel at higher refresh rates. We've seen this mostly from the Korean 27" QHD imports, and the amount you could overclock the panel was often quite variable. Monoprice has begun offering displays as well, which gives you better support options than importing something from overseas, and now they're taking it a step further with a 30" IPS display that they're saying they'll guarantee will run at 120Hz 2560x1600. Now, just refreshing at 120Hz doesn't solve all the issues you might encounter – e.g. image persistence between frames – but given these IPS panels are supposed to have a 6ms response time (which is...

Corsair Showcase a Technology Smörgåsbord at CES 2014

With another year comes another Consumer Electronics Show, held in Las Vegas every January. CES represents one of the three major showcasing events in the calendar, the other...

19 by Ian Cutress on 1/7/2014

Corsair at CES 2014: A Mechanical Keyboard with Per-Key Full RGB, aka the MX RGB Project

In a small CES preview, Corsair have emailed us about one of their internal design projects they will be showcasing this year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

39 by Ian Cutress on 1/6/2014

Massdrop TECK Keyboard Group Buy

Earlier this year I reviewed both the TECK and ErgoDox keyboards, the latter coming via Massdrop. As I discussed in the ErgoDox review, Massdrop does a group buy of...

21 by Jarred Walton on 9/30/2013

Capsule Razer Roundup: Deathstalker Ultimate, BlackWidow Ultimate, and Tartarus

We've reviewed a healthy number of peripherals from Logitech, Corsair, SteelSeries, and others, but our coverage of Razer's kit has been pretty slim. Razer is one of the biggest...

37 by Dustin Sklavos on 8/31/2013

Meet the CODE Keyboard

If you’ve been following my reviews this year, you’ve probably noticed my hunt for the perfect ergonomic keyboard. So far, I’ve been through four keyboards with mechanical switches, three...

30 by Jarred Walton on 8/28/2013

ErgoDox Review, an Ergonomic Mechanical Keyboard via Massdrop

Since the start of the year, I’ve been on something of a quest – not the quest for the Holy Grail, but rather a quest for the best ergonomic...

50 by Jarred Walton on 8/27/2013

Capsule Keyboard Roundup: Entries from Logitech, SteelSeries, and Corsair

I recently had an extended chat with a product manager at Corsair over keyboards. Their Vengeance K-series mechanical keyboards have apparently been selling well, and that's understandable; they're attractive...

46 by Dustin Sklavos on 8/2/2013

Kinesis Advantage Review: Long-Term Evaluation

Round two of our ergonomic keyboard coverage brings us the Kinesis Advantage. Earlier this year, I reviewed the TECK—the Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard—one of the few keyboards on the...

65 by Jarred Walton on 7/2/2013

Computex 2013: Rosewill

On the Rosewill stand for 2013 we were shown a few interesting cases, plus a competitor to the Corsair AX1200i. The main case I particularly liked was the new Rosewill...

20 by Ian Cutress on 6/4/2013

First Impressions: Kinesis Advantage Mechanical Ergonomic Keyboard

Earlier this month I posted my review of the TECK, an ergonomic keyboard with mechanical switches that’s looking to attract users interesting in a high quality, highly ergonomic offering...

38 by Jarred Walton on 3/27/2013

Logitech's G Series Branding and Product Refresh

Logitech has been producing peripherals for some time now, but what they've lacked is a concrete "this is for enthusiasts" brand identity. Ordinarily a vendor producing a specific "gaming"...

57 by Dustin Sklavos on 3/20/2013

Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard Review: One Month with the TECK

This January, I received an email from a company offering a new ergonomic keyboard, with the not-so-humble name of “Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard” (aka TECK), manufactured by a relatively...

124 by Jarred Walton on 3/7/2013

First Impressions: the TECK Ergonomic Mechanical Keyboard

This is my very first encounter with the “world’s first Truly Ergonomic Computer Keyboard”, aka the TECK. I received the keyboard today after inquiring about a review sample—the reason...

42 by Jarred Walton on 1/19/2013

Interacting with HTPCs: Adesso, IOGear & Rapoo Demonstrate Options at CES 2013

Media Center remotes are a dime a dozen, but, judging by the threads which frequently pop up on AVSForum, it appears as if full-sized keyboards are preferred by a...

13 by Ganesh T S on 1/14/2013

Rosewill Expands, Consuming Everything In Its Wake

Okay, so consume isn't entirely accurate. But what started as NewEgg's house brand has continued to show unusual vitality and growth each year, and here at CES 2013 we...

4 by Dustin Sklavos on 1/9/2013

Capsule Review: Rosewill's Illuminated Gaming Keyboard and RK-9000I Keyboard

One of the beautiful things about Rosewill's line of mechanical keyboards is that they're about as close to pure as you could conceivably get. They're not fancy, not tarted...

39 by Dustin Sklavos on 11/25/2012

Logitech G710+ Mechanical Keyboard and G600 MMO Mouse Review

Given just how long Logitech has been a vendor of all manner of desktop peripherals, it may come as a surprise that they've taken this long to release a...

71 by Dustin Sklavos on 10/9/2012

Capsule Review: Thermaltake Meka Keyboards and Black Element Mouse

Mechanical keyboards have become increasingly sought after over the past couple of years, with more and more manufacturers jumping on the bandwagon, oftentimes producing gamer-oriented hardware that features mechanical...

37 by Dustin Sklavos on 6/28/2012

Pulse-Eight Motorola NYXboard Hybrid Remote Review

Pulse-Eight is one of the companies tracing its roots to XBMC, and it is no wonder they have a host of interesting products in the HTPC space. We have...

23 by Ganesh T S on 4/5/2012

Capsule Review: Corsair's Vengeance K60 and K90 Keyboards

We recently re-entered the world of peripheral reviews, specifically mechanical keyboards with our brief rundown of Rosewill's RK-9000 mechanical keyboard (complete with Cherry MX Blue switches). Rosewill's design was...

124 by Dustin Sklavos on 2/18/2012

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