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Upgrade Advisor

Upgrade Advisor is the place to visit for PC components reviews, PC upgrades advice, and step-by-step tutorials on how to boost your PC

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Boost your PC with our software and hardware PC and laptop speed tweaks

How to update your BIOS in ten steps

Improve hardware compatibility and performance

How to upgrade your PC's graphics card

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Storage Reviews
Toshiba THNSNH512GCST review: a SSD with mostly good Lab results

Toshiba THNSNH512GCST review: a SSD with mostly good Lab results

The Toshiba THNSNH512GCST doesn't help promote itself with its unpronounceable name, and the warranty of just one year doesn't inspire confidence…

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Components Reviews
XFX Radeon R9 290X Boost Edition review: a high-end graphics card with lower power consumption

XFX Radeon R9 290X Boost Edition review: a high-end graphics card with lower power consumption

The GTX 780 is great for those who value noise and lower power consumption. Read our XFX Radeon R9 290X Boost Edition review.

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Graphics Cards Reviews
MSI Radeon R9 270X Gaming Edition review: excellent gaming graphics card for the money

MSI Radeon R9 270X Gaming Edition review: excellent gaming graphics card for the money

The 270X is a very good graphics card for gaming and is an excellent value for the money. Read our MSI Radeon R9 270X Gaming Edition review to…

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Samsung Gear 2 review: Classy Tizen smartwatch is too expensive

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