Reviews / Tests

Intel i9-10900K Delidding - Temperatures and Die-Analysis. Details vs. 8700K and 9900K

Delidding the 10900K and comparing sizes…

AMD replied! B450 and X470 WILL RECEIVE Support for Zen 3. AMD Statement in Detail

The B550 Chipset support and AMD marketing…again…

When Marketing-Claims and Business Collide - some Thoughts on the current B550 Debate

The B550 Chipset support and AMD marketing…

If you ever plan to lap your CPU you HAVE TO know about this Tool!

We tried out an innovative CPU Lapping Tools…

New ASUS Z490 High-End Mainboards disassembled - MAXIMUS XII EXTREME & APEX in Preview

We take a look at some High-End Z490 Mobo-PCBs…

500€ Water Block! The MOST EXPENSIVE Z490 Mainboard AORUS Xtreme Waterforce in Preview

We take a look at the Gigabyte Z490 AORUS XTREME Waterforce…

10900K - What are the additional 49 Pins used for? (...and some launch rant)

Intel introduced their 10th Generation of Core processors…

Quad SLI in 2020. How do modern Games handle 4-Way SLI from 2010?

How do 4x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 perform on a R9 3960X Threadripper platform in modern games?

Can this REALLY work? DIY Nickel plating a CPU cooler (Liquid Metal preparation)

Nickel plating a Notebook cooler…

INSANE: 16 Core AMD Desktop CPU in a NOTEBOOK. Ah yea and I added some Liquid Nitrogen

Another Ryzen 4000 Mobile Notebook: the XMG APEX 15. It works with Desktop-CPUs!

We fixed a broken motherboard (Pin)... and broke it even more. BUT now it's working 😀

Ooops, i did it again…

Now Intel is in (even more) Trouble - AMD RYZEN 4000 Mobile Review (ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14)

Let’s take a look at the new Ryzen 4000 notebooks…

Corsair ONE - Cooling i9-9900K and RTX 2080 Ti with ONE SINGLE 140 mm fan! Impressive!

I found a Swiftech MXC4000-T back at my parents home…

Threaded Rods to cool a RYZEN 3800X sub ambient? Swiftech MXC4000-T

We take a closer look at the Corsair One Gaming-PC…

AORUS FI27Q - Great 165 Hz WQHD Monitor in Review + AMD Threadripper Die Location vs. AIO test

In this video we talk about AMD Threadripper, AIOs and the new AORUS Gaming-Monitor…

Nickel Plated Aluminium vs Liquid Metal? Corsair A500 Performance Review

At CES 2020 i was sceptical about the new Corsair A500 CPU cooler, so Corsair gave me one to play around with…

This Dual 4K Notebook comes with a Nifty Cooling Feature

ASUS send me a Zenbook Pro Duo to review…

Marry im Roboter-Parkour geschlagen 🤓 Wir testen den DJI Robomaster S1

In this video we take a closerlook at the DJI Robomaster (engl. subs)…

A closer look at the MOST EXPENSIVE RX 5700 XT - PowerColor Liquid Devil for 600 €

The PowerColor RX 5700XT Liquid Devil is the most expensive RX 5700XT graphics card. But is it worth its price?

IT ACTUALLY WORKS! - 3960X / 3970X Direct-Die Cooling

We delidded the Ryzen TR 3960X and attempted direct die cooling…

Razer Core X Chroma - External GPU as Dockingstation

Let’s take a closer look a the Razer Core X Chroma Dockigstation for external Graphics Cards…

From TRASHRIPPER to THREADRIPPER

In this video we take a look at the Ryzen Threadripper 3960X…

Raytracing Highlights in Control und Performance Vergleich in 4 Games

In this video we take a closer look at raytracing and the performance of RTX on vs RTX off…

Testing the MOST EXPENSIVE X570 Mainboard - Is it worth 900 EUR?

We tested the impressive ASRock X570 Aqua Motherboard…

Adobe Rush Basic Video editing and why you DON'T necessarily need a 3950X (3700X also works :P)

Let’s take a look at Ryzen performance with Adobe Rush…

OMEN X2S: HP shows how to SECURELY use Liquid Metal Gaming Notebooks

We take a look at the OMEN X2S which uses Liquid Metal as thermal compound…

9900KS Overclocked to OVER 6 GHz! And why it's (still) the fastest Gaming CPU...

We overclocked a Itel Core i9-9900KS to 6.3 GHz using dry ice…

RYZEN 3950X "simulated": VRM Testing 11 X570 Mainboards

Thanks to our Patreon supporters we were able take a closer look at the VRMs of 11 X570 motherboards…

X570 RAID0 Benchmarked: Maximum Performance, but increased Chipset Power Consumption?

In this Video we will look at some NVMe-Drive benchmarks on X570…

Cascade Lake-X: X299 Refresh Board - X299-E Gaming II Review

Let’s take a look at the ASUS ROG Strix X299-E Gaming for the new Cascade Lake-X CPUs from Intel…

Catching a single Transistor - Looking inside the i9-9900K: A single 14nm++ Trigate Transistor (3/3)

Finally, we caught a tranistor on camera…

Catching a single Transistor - We're looking inside the i9-9900K: Cutting the CPU with Ions 2/3

We are still on our field trip to Berlin university where we are on the hunt for a picture of a single Transistor…

Catching a single Transistor - We're looking inside the i9-9900K: Prep and expensive equipment 1/3

We are at Berlin University to look at a Transistor using a TEM…

We're fixing a broken Skylake-X CPU

In this video i will solder a SMD back onto an i7-7800X after i accidentally damaged it when i removed the glue…

Insane: 5000 MHz RAM Speed on RYZEN 3900X

Gigabyte promised me at gamescom to send something special – and they kept their word!

HTPC Update after 5 Years - RYZEN 3200G based with multiple Mods!

We are updating my HTPC with an AMD Ryzen 3200G and several Mods… also: CLEAN YOUR PCs!

This is why I would NOT buy a Gen4 NVME SSD (yet)

Is it worth to upgrade your AMD X470 Motherboard to X570 just for NVMe SSDs with PCIe Gen 4? We will tell you the answer in this video…

Testing RYZEN 3000 Boost Fix - How much does 1003 ABBA improve?

In this video we take at the boost behaviour of Ryzen 3000 with the AGESA 1003 ABBA…

MSI powered X570 PC - With RYZEN 3800X Overclocked to 4.4 GHz

Building a Gaming-System using parts sponsored from MSI and doing some overclocking…

Intel Marketing is back...

The Intel marketing Team outdid itself again and even used my Ryzen Boost Survey – without asking…

It's worse than I thought - RYZEN 3000 Boost Survey

I analysed all the data from the Ryzen Boost Survey and the results are quite shocking….

I need YOUR Help! RYZEN 3000 Boost Analysis

Another video about Ryzen 3000 boost clocks after AMD change their product desription on their website…

AR35 GT-R Bremsen wechseln + Reisbrennen 2019 1/4 Meile Läufe gegen 900 PS R34

And now to something completely different…

Using the Chipset-Fan to cool my 3900X + AGESA 1003ABB Update Test

Hi, in this video we take take another look and the AMD X570 chipset, the AGESA update 1003ABB and cooling a Ryzen R9 3900X with the Chipset-cooler of a Gigabyte X570 Aorus Pro motherboard…

Tried to kill the Hardware but all I could kill was my Thumb

In this follow-up video to the PCIe power adapter Mod i did on the Radeon VII i manage to spill blood for the sake of science…

Ryzen 3000 - Will the CPU work without cooler?

Will a Ryzen 5 3600 CPU run without a CPU cooler while being undervolted? Let’s try it out!

GIGABYTE RTX 2080 Super Gaming OC - The faster RTX 2080 Replacement

We take a lok at the RTX 2080 Super…

The most amazing feature of RYZEN 3000 - Power Saving (and some CCX OC)

We take a look at the CCX overclocking feature of the new Ryzen 3000 processors…

AGESA-Update for full Boost? Ryzen 3900X Retest + Memory Scaling

After the new AGESA-Update i run all the tests on the Ryzen 3900X… again…

X570 Power Consumption Measured - What is going on here?

In this video we take a closer look at the power consuption of the X570 chipset…

RYZEN 3000 Delidded - Overclocking Expectations and Temperature Scaling

We delidded the Ryzen 3000 and take a look at Temperature Scaling on AMDs new processors…

EPower: That's how we Clock the card with DICE (Dry Ice)

A follow-up video for the Power Mod on the GTX 1060…

DIY-Adapter: Running a Radeon VII just through PCIe-Slot Power

We modded a Radeon VII so that it only draws power from the PCIe slots on the motherboard…

Graphics Card Modification Level: EXPERT (How To Zombie)

In this video i show you how to make a Zombie GPU…

Doubler vs. Twin: In depth VRM dive - feat. special AMD Threadripper Emulator

We take a closer look at VRMs…

Socket 3647 Xeon are soldered? Delid Die Mate WS 3647 to reveal the Truth

Is the Xeon 4110 Workstation CPU really soldered?…

Z390 AORUS Xtreme Waterforce 5G Bundle with 9900K - The easiest way to 5.1 GHz! #XtremeCombo​

Let’s take a look at this awesome Z390 motherboard bundle including a pre-tested Intel Core i9-9900K…

Thermal Grizzly Carbonaut Extreme-Test (en)

While i was in Russia i also did some LN2 test with Thermal Grizzly Carbonaut Extreme thermal pads…

How bad are SCRATCHES in the CPU Heatspreader?

In this video i will answer the age old question, if CPU lapping is really woth the troubles…

200$ AliExpress DIY Water Chiller

We build a DIY Water Chiller with parts we ordered from Ali Express…