Reviews & Awards
2016 Reviews & Awards
"The VisionTek BTi65 Speaker: Impressive Sound at an Impressive Price. The VisionTek BTi65 is… a diamond in the rough… It certainly raised the bar of expectations for a Bluetooth speaker."
2015 Reviews & Awards
ODG Smart Buy
About the DriveXpander: "We love it! ...the design also ensures trouble-free drive use by providing effective passive drive cooling. Includes everything required for Plug and Play operation."
About the Wallet Drive: "...a great time-saver in transferring large files over USB 3.0... pretty exciting to transfer very large files – using up to a 2TB SATA drive – just as one would use a flash drive."
The 3 Meter 4K UHD High Speed HDMI to HDMI Pivot Cable has "...excellent signal throughput quality... very thick and sturdy... amazing price... it's great." The 12 Piece Toolkit for Macs is "... by far the nicest toolkit for Macs... beautiful black nylon bag... tools are clearly marked... what a deal!"
2014 Reviews & Awards
The CryoVenom™ R9 290 won a Gold Stevie® - the highest honor awarded - in the "New Product or Service of the Year - Computer Hardware" category at the 2014 American Business AwardsSM.
"It's incredibly rewarding to win this product development recognition from the business community as we strive to be best-in-class in everything we do," said Michael Innes, President, VisionTek Products. Read the full press release here.
2013 Reviews & Awards
Reviews & Awards from 2012 and Prior
"...an innovative way to expand your desktop without spending a large amount of money... fantastic to increase productivity if you frequently have multiple browsers, windows or spreadsheets open at once."VisionTek Connect Series USB 3.0 to HDMI/DVI Dual Display Adapter, reviewed by Pureoverclock on September 5, 2012 and awarded the Great Value award.
"One of the finest quality SSDs on the market... a very good balance for mainstream users and enthusiasts." 120GB Racer Series SSD, reviewed by TweakTown on August 29, 2012.
"A solid looking kit of RAM that performs well with headroom for a higher overclock." VisionTek Red Label EX Series 16GB PC3-17000 DDR3 2133MHz DIMM 240-Pin Memory Kit, reviewed by TweakTown on June 14, 2012 and awarded the Editor's Choice award.
Regarding the 60GB Go Drive, "Compressible, sequential throughput is excellent as this drive delivered a steady 516MB/s in the read test." 60GB Go Drive SSD and 120GB Racer Series SSD, reviewed by Kitguru on May 31, 2012 and awarded the Worth Buying award.
"A well-performing power supply for first time system builders or mainstream users who don't want to break the bank." 700W Modular Power Supply, reviewed by TweakTown on May 24, 2012 and awarded the Best Value award.
"A great power supply that features a well balanced, modular design, quiet operation, good cabling, and is well priced." VisionTek 800W 80 Plus Bronze Modular Power Supply, reviewed by Kitguru on May 4, 2012 and awarded the Worth Buying award.
"We remain very impressed…the VisionTek 7850 and 7870 cards are great gaming options…accessible and affordable products that run well and don't cost a fortune." VisionTek Radeon HD 7870 2GB PCIe and VisionTek Radeon HD 7850 2GB PCIe, reviewed by Pureoverclock on May 3, 2012 and awarded the Great Hardware award.
"...a solid collection of display outputs and adapters, able to fit within the confines of two expansion slots... VisionTek tempts us with the second-lowest cost of entry, the highest stable memory overclock (an astounding 1900MHz), and the only limited lifetime warranty in the crowd." Radeon HD 7970 3GB PCIe, reviewed by Tom's Hardware on May 1, 2012.
"Strong out of the box performance, awesome overclocking ability and a competitive price point make it one of the best video cards on the market." Radeon HD 7950 3GB PCIe, reviewed by TweakTown on April 27, 2012 and awarded the Editor's Choice award.
"...a high-quality, heavy duty heatsink that ensure cool operation, but low enough in profile to suffer from fewer clearance isues compared to other high-end memory manufacturers." VisionTek Red Label EX Series 16GB PC3-17000 DDR3 2133MHz DIMM 240-Pin Memory Kit, reviewed by Neoseeker on April 12 2012 and comes Recommended.
"The modules look great... beefy aluminum heatsinks... performance is rather stout." VisionTek Red Label EX Series 8GB PC3-17000 DDR3 2133MHz DIMM 240-Pin Memory Kit, reviewed by Pureoverclock on April 9, 2012 and awarded the Great Hardware award.
"Performed as well if not better than any kit we have reviewed to date. These modules are a great option for high overclocks with cutting edge memory speed and performance." VisionTek Ultimate Performance PC3-14900 EX Quad Channel Memory Kit, reviewed by Pureoverclock on March 29, 2012 and awarded the Great Hardware award.
"Performed very well and was stable, even when overclocked to 2240MHz…priced reasonably well and could provide that performance tuning headroom enthusiasts are looking for." VisionTek Ultimate Performance Red Label PC3-17000 4x4GB Quad-Channel Memory Kit, reviewed by HiTechLegion on March 27, 2012 and awarded the Gold Award.
"The functionality, including overclocking ability, was absolutely outstanding. The cooling was steady and temperatures were relatively low." VisionTek Radeon HD 6850 1GB PCIe, reviewed by Benchmark Reviews on November 11, 2011.
"Excellent range, battery life, and Bluetooth compatibility make this the perfect item for multiple platforms."Bluetooth Candyboard, reviewed by Benchmark Reviews on January 15, 2011, and awarded the Golden Tachometer Award.
"If you want one of the coolest, low-profile cards that can handle both 3D and HTPC usage, the VisionTek HD 5550 is definitely for you. Low power usage and runs quiet even under load." VisionTek Radeon HD 5550 1GB PCIe, reviewed by ReviewStash on September 29, 2010.
"Some nice features, the heat sink runs very quietly and kept the GPU core temperature cool after hours of testing, and it performed decently." VisionTek Radeon HD 4850 1GB, reviewed by OverclockersClub on August 26, 2009, and awarded the Silver Award.
"...offering an incredible level of performance…in terms of value you will be hard pressed to find anything better." VisionTek Radeon HD 4870 512MB, reviewed by TechSpot on August 8, 2008.