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WTF are Optical Mechanical Keyboard Switches???

Today we review the Tesoro Excalibur SE Spectrum and it’s actually pretty awesome for the price! The new Tesoro Optical switches deliver satisfying feedback for the tactile audience & are a great alternative over Cherry MX. The all new NZXT Kraken coolers (Sponsor) ► Use ‘HWC10’ code for 10% off (does not apply to X42/52/62) at Our video on X62/X52 – Beautiful Illumination with Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 Memory (Sponsor) ► Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: buy Tesoro…

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Eclipse Wireless Litetouch Keyboard Video Review

In the grand scheme of things, the basic design of computer keyboards hasn’t changed since their inception decades ago. There are however a number of companies who are striving to bring innovation to the run-of-the-mill keyboard by adding new and innovative features. It is quite possible that you may not have heard of them but a little-known design studio called Art Lebedev was one of the first to introduce a full customizable keyboard. Called the Optimus (and now the Optimus…

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This is the RIGHT Way To Design Products!

Lenovo Legion invited us to China to see how their products are designed & built. Timestamps below! Sign up for ExpressVPN to take back your Internet privacy & get 3 months FREE: Intro: 0:00 ExpressVPN Ad starts @ 1min mark 🙂 Going to Lenovo: 3:02 Notebooks & Desktops: 4:05 A Night on the Town: 5:25 Cockroaches!: 6:30 Testing Labs: 7:22 Start Trek Build: 8:07 Exploring Beijing: 9:02 Outtakes: 11:06 Subscribe ► Our trip to China was paid for by Lenovo…

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Don’t Believe The HDR Hype! This 43″ Monitor Is NOT Worth It

HDR gaming displays and gaming monitors are everywhere but the VESA HDR 1000 / 600 / 400 specifications are not only confusing but they also lower the bar for HDR. We tested the massive 43″, 4K Philips Momentum 436M6 monitor and it fell WAY below expectations. Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: TEAM Delta R 500GB SSD: TEAM Delta R 250GB SSD: TEAM Delta R 1TB SSD: Corsair STRAFE mk.2: Corsair K70 mk.2: Philips 436M6: Philips 32″ FreeSync: Subscribe…

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AMD Project Quantum – Dual R9 Fiji HBM GPUs

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An Office Full Of Parts, One Epic Gaming Rig!

Eber builds his new editing/gaming workstation PC out of parts lying around in the office… ha! Move with Sennheiser Momentum (Sponsor) FULL DETAILS – Momentum In-Ear : Momentum In-Ear Wireless : Momentum HD1 Wireless (Noise Canceling) : Beautiful Illumination with Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 Memory (Sponsor) ► Full parts list (affiliated links): Intel Core i7 7700K – MSI Gaming M7 Z270 Motherboard – EVGA GTX 1080 Ti FE – EVGA GTX 1080 Ti Hybrid – Corsair Dominator 32GB DDR4 –…

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NVIDIA Desktop GTX 980… In a Notebook?!

Sponsored by Leesa.com – Get $75 OFF a luxury Leesa mattress here: GTX 980 inside a Notebook – Fully Unlocked & ready for Overclock! Which Gaming notebook to buy? GTX 980M Review GTX 970M Review GTX 965M Review GTX 960M Review Support HWC while shopping at Amazon ►AMAZON (US) – ►AMAZON (CA) – Visit ► for more news and reviews ************************************************** Join Our Forums ► Social Media: Twitter ► FaceBook ► Instagram ► Join Our Folding team ► ************************************************** Music…

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NZXT Beta Product Showcase

A little twist of something different, NZXT is taking the global financial situation in stride and looking to keep enthusiasts enthused with a value orientated case that has all the features of a top end enclosure, without the triple digit price tag. The BETA is a part of the NZXT Classic Series and sports a simple, yet functional design, along with a jet black interior that has you wondering where this case has been all your life. It offers flexibility…

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Does HDR Impact Gaming Performance?

Does HDR Impact Gaming Performance? Lets test 5 recent games with full HDR support (BF1, Destiny 2, Far Cry 5, Shadow of War and AC Oddesey) using GTX Titan Xp and RTX 2080 Ti to see what happens with our FPS. Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: MSI RTX 2080 : MSI RTX 2080 Ti DUKE : Lian Li Strimer: Lancool One: Lancool One RGB: In-Stock GTX 1080Ti’s: Zotac AMP: RTX 2080 Ti cards: ASUS Turbo: ASUS Dual OC:…

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LG G7 ONE Review – Is PURE Android What We NEED?

The LG G7 Thinq is a good phone but it is now being relaunched as the more affordable G7 ONE, part of the Android One lineup. That means it runs a pure, unmodified version of Android without any wrappers or bloatware. This may be the best Android phone available right now since it’s also supposed to be pretty affordable. Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: Cooler Master MK750: Subscribe ► Review unit provided free of charge by LG. This…

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Should You Buy a $39 Gaming Headset?

Is a $39 Gaming Headset worth it? Let’s check out the Cooler Master MasterPulse MH320… what a name! Based on their previous budget gaming peripherals… we have our hopes up! ***Sponsors*** Your case deserves a RIING! Thermaltake’s Riing Fans. Riing Plus 120mm 3-Pack ► Riing Plus 140mm 3-Pack ► Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: buy $39 Cooler Master MH320 – buy $49 HyperX Stinger – buy $89 Cooler Master MS120 (Keyboard + Mouse) – Subscribe ► Review unit…

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RAZER PHONE 2 – First Impressions!

Eber gets hands-on time with the next best gaming phone: The Razer Phone 2! We are excited to see a 2nd generation device from Razer to push the 120Hz display and incredible speakers. But is it enough to compete in 2018? Here are our first impressions 🙂 Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: Cooler Master MK750: Razer Phone (Original): Subscribe ► This video is sponsored by Cooler Master. Thanks to Razer for the event invite. As per HWC guidelines,…

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Intel 9th Gen i9 9900K / i7 9700K / i5 9600K – Explained!

Intel 9th generation processors have been announced with launch date set on October 19th! The new SKUs bring incremental spec differences vs the rest of the Coffee Lake pack so be patient and stay tuned for our full reviews. This is i9 9900K / i7 9700K / i5 9600K EXPLAINED! Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: Cooler Master MK750: BeQuiet Dark Base Pro 900: Core i9 – 9900K: Core i7 – 9700K: Core i5 – 9600K: Core i7 –…

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Fractal Design NODE 202 & CORE 500 – Awesome new ITX Cases

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The Case Of The Future… With A Major Flaw!

The latest COSMOS C700M is finally here and it feels like a case of the future! Support HWC & buy through our affiliates: buy Corsair STRAFE RGB MK.2 Keyboard here – buy Corsair K70 RGB KM.2 Keyboard here – buy OCZ Toshiba XS700 Drive here – buy Cosmos C700P here – buy Cosmos 2 here – Subscribe ► Review unit provided free of charge by Cooler Master. This video is sponsored by OCZ Toshiba & Corsair. As per HWC guidelines,…

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TV Soundbars…Are they worth it? – Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro Review

Soundbars are they worth it? Should you opt for speakers instead? We test out a Nakamichi set. Buy Nakamichi Shockwave here – More info: www.nakamichi-usa.com Subscribe ► Support HWC while shopping at NCIX and Amazon ♦NCIX (CA) – ♦NCIX (US) – ♦AMAZON – Review unit provided free of charge by NAKAMICHI. As per HWC guidelines, no review direction was received from manufacturer. Gear list: Panasonic GH4 – Panasonic G7 – Canon C100 – Sony RX100m3 – Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 –…

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DELL GTX 1050 Gaming Notebook @ $799

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