Let’s Chat Season 01, Episode 07

Happy Sunday everyone! This week’s Let’s Chat brings with it the last weekend of November…where did the time go? Continue reading “Let’s Chat Season 01, Episode 07”

Properly Installing a SoundBlaster Sound Card in Windows

If you bought yourself a sound card for better audio and are not getting what you expected you may be the victim of poor defaults from the driver installation. I own a SoundBlaster Audigy SE and found that for a few years now the Creative Audio Control Panel has some strange settings by default leaving you clueless as to why only some of your speakers work and why it’s all echo’y. Continue reading “Properly Installing a SoundBlaster Sound Card in Windows”

Corsair AF120 Quiet Edition in Purple: Unboxing and Information

I recently purchased some new fans for in my home server and PC. Did you know there is more than one kind of fan? I explain this as I unbox my new Corsair AF120’s with Purple LEDs. Continue reading “Corsair AF120 Quiet Edition in Purple: Unboxing and Information”

Product Review: Cryorig H7 Tower Cooler

How do you make an AMD FX-8350 go from being loud and hot to cool and quiet? Having AMD’s stock cooler that is not the new Wraith redesign, I purchased the Cryorig H7 to find out if it could do the job. Continue reading “Product Review: Cryorig H7 Tower Cooler”

End of the line: Toshiba C55D-B5214

The posts I have written about my Toshiba Satellite have turned out to be some of the most popular articles per date. However in an effort to provide the useful information I wanted to share it appears I have damaged it beyond repair. Continue reading “End of the line: Toshiba C55D-B5214”

What happens if you don’t upgrade to Windows 10?

Last year Microsoft announced that (almost)anyone with Windows 7 or 8 device could upgrade for free to Windows 10 within a year from the July launch date. In just a short time, this window for free Windows will expire. So what happens if you don’t upgrade? Continue reading “What happens if you don’t upgrade to Windows 10?”

Video: Toshiba C55D-B5214 Complete Teardown

One of the top posts here at NautilusMODE has been the guide to tearing apart the Toshiba C55D-B5214 laptop. Now we have video of the process! Continue reading “Video: Toshiba C55D-B5214 Complete Teardown”

CRYORIG H7 Unboxing

New hardware unboxing! Continue reading “CRYORIG H7 Unboxing”

Video: Apple AirPort Extreme (2013 Refurbished) Unboxing

Curious about what you get when you buy an Apple refurbished product? We recently purchased an AirPort Extreme and documented what refurbished means to Apple(at least for their routers). Continue reading “Video: Apple AirPort Extreme (2013 Refurbished) Unboxing”

How much RAM do you need? – A Practical Guide

When building or upgrading your PC/laptop how much RAM do you really need? A topic that changes with time and varies by opinion. I hope this article can clear up some confusion to help you understand how much you will need based on how things are now. (Yes I do plan on keeping this article up to date in the future). Continue reading “How much RAM do you need? – A Practical Guide”