Time to upgrade your old PC?

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Go to GR-TEK Computers and just customise your gaming computer using the drop down menus, the prices are extremely competitive  and  will automatically update. Click here for the best gaming pcs available in Australia from GR-TEK Computers GR-TEK Computers was just announced as one of the Top 5% of businesses …

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Cheapest Gaming PCs

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Just customise your gaming computer using the drop down menus, the price will automatically update. Click here for the best gaming pcs available in Australia from GR-TEK Computers GR-TEK computers have been around since 2003 and offer FREE Delivery Australia Wide and unlike most online businesses, they do not charge …

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Windows 10 Preview

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According to some websites Windows 10 is due April 15 We downloaded Windows 10 Pro Technical Preview and gave it a run. The first thing that we noticed was the new start button/menu system. Windows 8 was deemed somewhat of a disaster for desktop users because there was no start …

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Gaming PC Buying Guide

The CASE For a gaming PC the case is mainly what you prefer in looks, you usually get choices for RED or BLUE Led fans etc. The slightly more expensive cases  are usually constructed of a heavier and sturdier metal and sometimes also offer more front USB ports. You will …

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nVidia GTX 960 Now Available

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Based on Nvidia’s new 28nm Maxwell architecture, the new GM206 GPU, the GTX 960 features 2GB of GDDR5 memory, 1024 CUDA cores, and a 128-bit bus interface. The GM206 GPU is essentially half a GM204, retaining the same architectural layout and resource allocation as the GM204 GPU, with 128 CUDA …

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GTX 970 vs GTX 980 in SLI

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nVidia GTX 970 versus  nVidia GTX 980 Both systems were Socket 1150 with… Intel 4790K Overclocked to 4.7 ghz (Air Cooled) 16 Gig Gskill RAM 1600Mhz 120 Gig Kingston SSD Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 Motherboard Windows 8.1 First we tested each system with only 1 GTX 970 and then 1 only …

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nVidia GTX 970 & GTX 980

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The GeForce® GTX™ 970 is a high-performance graphics card designed for serious gaming. Powered by new NVIDIA® Maxwell™ architecture, it features advanced technologies and class-leading graphics for incredible gaming experiences. According to nVidia….. THE WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED GPUS.Maxwell is a marvel of engineering, delivering unmatched performance and power efficiency in …

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The GeForce GTX 980 Powered by Maxwell

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The new Nvidia GeForce FTX 980 Video Card – the fastest on the planet? THE WORLD’S MOST ADVANCED GPUS. Maxwell is a marvel of engineering, delivering unmatched performance and power efficiency in the latest GeForce GTX GPUs. The GeForce®GTX™ 980 is the world’s fastest graphics card, while the GTX 970 offers the …

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How much faster is SLI?

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Scalable Link Interface (SLI) is a brand name for a multi-GPU technology developed by NVIDIA for linking two or more video cards together to produce a single output. SLI is an algorithm of parallel processing for computer graphics, meant to increase the processing power available for graphics. The question remains, …

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How much RAM do you need?

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Contrary to popular belief adding a lot of RAM to your system will not speed up the system. The following tests were conducted to see how much difference a RAM (memory) really makes in gaming. Our test system was ASRock Extreme 4 Motherboard with an i7-4770 and a GTX660. We …

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Graphics Card Performance Chart

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Below is a chart showing the difference in Graphics Cards. For a chart that includes all GPU’s including obsolete GPUs , click here. The below chart is based on Passmarktest.   As a general guideline….. The GTX 750 is approx TWICE as fast than the GTX 740 The GTX 750 ti is …

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