If you’re addicted to Computer Hardware and technology, this podcast is for you. Hardware Addicts brings you the latest trends in tech along with brain filling tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your hardware. Join Ryan, Wendy, and Michael as we geek out on the physical technology that powers our addiction.
Episode 15: Hardware Addicts 15: Thunderbolt 4 vs USB 4 vs Thunderbolt 3 Explained! Plus Camera Lens Calibration.
July 31st, 2020 | 38 mins 39 secs
In this episode, we’re going to discuss our hardware antics for the week, we will be discussing Thunderbolt 3 vs USB 4 vs Thunderbolt 4… are you prepared for the power, and then head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we’re going to discuss Lens Calibration
Episode 14: Hardware Addicts 14: AMD Drops New XT CPU Line-up - Should You Upgrade? Also Camera Corner Discussing Lens Filters & Their Function
July 17th, 2020 | 41 mins 31 secs
In this episode, we’re going to discuss our hardware antics for the week. We will be covering the new Ryzen XT processors line-up that just dropped. Should you upgrade? And finally head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we’re going to discuss Lens Filters and their Function
Episode 13: Hardware Addicts 13: Best Long-Term Storage Solutions, Apple ARM, Monitor Calibration & More!
July 3rd, 2020 | 46 mins 23 secs
In this episode, we’re going to discuss our hardware antics for the week including customer service woes, Apple WWDC, and we will finally answer Michael’s question about archive storage. Then we head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we’re going to discuss Monitor Calibration and answer another Michael about Prime lenses…all this and more coming up.
Episode 12: Hardware Addicts 12: SSD's vs Spinning Disk Reliability, Camera Dynamic Range, PS5 New Look & More!
June 19th, 2020 | 41 mins 44 secs
n this episode, we’re going to discuss our hardware antics for the week, we ask the question are SSD’s as reliable as spinning disks?, we finally head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we’re going to discuss Dynamic Range…all this and more coming up.
Episode 11: Hardware Addicts 11: NVMe M.2 SSDs Explained, Camera Microprocessors, Wireless Headphones & More!
June 5th, 2020 | 52 mins 58 secs
In this episode, we're going to discuss our hardware antics for the week, does Ryan go Apple?? in our Core Story we help you navigate the confusing world of NVMe, M.2, SSD's, we head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we're going to discuss The Brain of your Camera, the Microprocessor...all this and more coming up.
Episode 10: Hardware Addicts 10: Intel 10th Gen CPU's, Optane Power, How Camera Sensors Capture Color & More!
May 22nd, 2020 | 1 hr 9 mins
In this episode, we’re going to discuss the 10th Gen Intel offerings as promised from episode 9, everything we know about Intel Optane and how Intel’s 10th gen is going to fair in the current market. We cover gaming nostalgia and kitchen tech projects, and finally, we head to the popular Camera Corner with Wendy where we’re going to discuss how sensors capture color…all this and more coming up.
Episode 9: Hardware Addicts 9: Apple iPhone 2nd Gen SE, Floating iPads, New Ryzen Build, Camera Sensors, & More!
May 8th, 2020 | 1 hr 13 mins
In this episode, we’re going to discuss the latest Apple offerings hitting the tech world. Floating iPAD’s and cheap phones from Apple? Yes Apple. And of course we will have Camera Corner with Wendy where we discuss sensors and how they gather light.
Episode 8: Hardware Addicts 8: ASUS Zephyrus G14 Laptop, AMD Ryzen 4000 Mobile CPU's, Base & Boost Clock, Camera Corner & More!
April 24th, 2020 | 49 mins 15 secs
In this episode, we’re going to discuss the latest AMD Mobile processors that will have you grabbing a bib to keep the drool under control. Take a look at the Zephyrus G14. We will discuss Base and Boost speeds in the Brain Filler and of course we will have Camera Corner with Wendy where we discuss stabilization hardware for cameras.
Episode 7: Hardware Addicts 7: Console Wars Xbox Series X vs Playstation 5, SSD For Gaming, Camera Corner & More
April 10th, 2020 | 1 hr 1 min
In this episode, we’re going to deep dive the hardware in the console wars between PS5 vs the XBOX Series X and play the game “take my money” with the hosts. We’re going to discuss storage impacts on gaming for your computer and finally we get to our listener favorite Camera Corner with Wendy.
Episode 6: Hardware Addicts 6: ARM Dominance, New 80 Core CPU, Camera Corner, Drones & Brain Fillers
March 27th, 2020 | 58 mins 4 secs
In this episode, we’re going to cover the wonderful world of ARM processors and their unstoppable dominance in the market. A new 80 core processor that’s making Intel and AMD shiver… we’re going to help you understand how to distinguish the specs of an ARM processor in our brain filler and in this week’s Camera Corner, Wendy will be answering some listener camera questions. All this and more coming up.
Episode 5: Hardware Addicts 5: Smartphone Standoff (S20 vs ROG II vs Xperia II), Camera Lenses, Noctua Cooler Envy
March 13th, 2020 | 1 hr 2 mins
In this episode, we’re going to cover the latest mobile flagships on the market (S20 vs ROG II, vs Xperia II) and which ones we’re interested in buying, we’re going to touch on the features we want to see on mobile devices of the future and Wendy will talk to us in our Camera Corner segment about choosing the right lens for the job.
February 28th, 2020 | 42 mins
In this episode, we will cover Intel taking the fight to AMD. In our brain filler we’re going to discuss thermal paste - why it’s important and how to maintain it. Finally Wendy continues Camera Corner where we will learn about sensor sizes. So many of you have commented on how you loved the first camera corner segment so if you’re tuning in for the first time please make sure and go back to listen to episode #3.
February 14th, 2020 | 50 mins 35 secs
In this episode, we will cover the best cooling solutions. Fans vs. AIO (All In One) vs. Water-cooling which one should you choose? Also, Wendy talks cameras. If you’ve ever been interested in photography, this is the segment for you. Wendy is going to start filling our brains on camera equipment in future episodes in a segment known as Camera Corner.
Episode 2: Hardware Addicts 2: Cloud Gaming Vs Bare Metal, Intel Icelake AI, Picking The Right Mouse
January 31st, 2020 | 1 hr 2 mins
In this episode, we will cover cloud gaming vs gaming on bare metal hardware. Who is likely to win this battle and are the days of dedicated gaming machine numbered? Also, gaming mice how do you pick the right one for you. I bet some people will learn more than they ever want to know about mice. Finally, Michael discusses why Intel GPU might lore him away from AMD. All this and more on Hardware Addicts!
January 17th, 2020 | 53 mins 38 secs
Welcome to Hardware Addicts, a member of the Destination Linux Network. Hardware Addicts is the podcast that focuses on the physical components that powers our technology world. In this episode, we will cover the hottest hardware releases at CES so far and the importance of nanometers in CPUs, is it just a marketing buzzword or do they really matter? Later in the show, we'll talk to about the concept of Right to Repair: what it means, how it affects people including our very own professional photographer.