Kingston HyperX Predator DDR4 2666MHz memory review
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More overclocking headroom than some higher-rated kits


Kingston Technology’s HyperX product division is one of those memory brands that has consistently ranked high with gamers and overclocking professionals for its ability to deliver tight timings, reliable performance, and quality heatsink designs that deliver stable temperatures for a variety of high-bandwidth applications.

Xiaomi’s curved Mi Note 2 put to the test
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Review: Just like a Note 7, but not as deadly

The new Mi Note 2 is a flagship, but it’s not the priciest phone in Xiaomi’s range – that distinction goes to the bezel-less Mi Mix. It’s not the cheapest Xiaomi device based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 821 platform, either. That would be the Mi5s series. So where does the Mi Note 2 fit in? Well, had it not been for the Mi Mix concept phone, the Note 2 would have been Xiaomi’s ultimate flagship for 2016, but it’s not. And that’s sort of a good thing, but we’ll get to that later.

HP Spectre x360 Kaby Lake convertible reviewed
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A 2-in-1 design win in the sub 3-pound category


In March 2015, HP announced a new 2-in-1 convertible product called the Spectre x360, with an ultra-thin design measuring just 15.9 millimeters and a CNC-machined aluminum chassis weighing 3.3 pounds.

Gargantuan Xiaomi Mi Max Reviewed
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Review: Snapdragon 652, 6.44-inch panel, 4850mAh battery

In case you’ve spent the last year or two in a coma, here’s what you missed: Fudzilla fell in love with inexpensive Chinese phones, a lot of celebrities and pop culture icons died, and the loud bloke from Celebrity Apprentice is now US President-elect.

Check out the Cosmic Watch
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Set your controls for the heart of the sun

I was recently invited to take a look at what’s turned out to be a really neat app.