Episode Archive

19 episodes of Hardware Addicts since the first episode, which aired on January 17th, 2020.

  • 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.

  • Episode 4: Hardware Addicts 4: Intel Fires Back, Thermal Paste Maintenance & Camera Sensor Sizes

    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.

  • Episode 3: Hardware Addicts 3: CPU Cooling Solutions Breakdown & Camera Tips for Beginners

    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!

  • Episode 1: CES 2020, Right to Repair, Do Nanometers Matter in CPUs? | Hardware Addicts 1

    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.