Usman Saleem

About Me

Hi! I’m Usman Saleem, with 8+ years of PC hardware expertise and a Google IT Support Specialization certificate, specializing in in-depth tech analysis and reviews. As a final year MBBS medical student, I blend medical and technical knowledge on my path to becoming a doctor.

Position at Tech4Gamers

At Tech4Gamers, I’m the PC Hardware Specialist, primarily contributing to the “Best-Ofs” section. I provide thoughtful buying advice based on thorough testing and personal expertise. I also review hardware products and games to keep things fresh.

Tech Journey

From childhood, I’ve been immersed in gaming and PC hardware. Starting with a Pentium 2 PC, each named PC, from ZEUS to APOLLO, symbolizes a chapter in my journey. My true passion lies in the beating heart of the gaming industry – PC hardware.

Current PC setup

Currently, I’m rocking the following setup:

  • CPU Cooler: CoolerMaster MasterLiquid ML240R
  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 7 5800X
  • Motherboard: MSI MAG B550 TOMAHAWK
  • GPU: ZOTAC GeForce RTX 3080 Ti AMP Holo
  • RAM: G.Skill TridentZ RGB 32GB 3200MHz CL16
  • SSD: Sabrent Rocket 4 PCIe 4.0 2TB NVMe
  • PSU: Corsair RM850x

Should You Skip PCIe 5.0 SSDs for Gaming (for Now)?

Do PCIe Gen 5 SSDs provide a tangible benefit, or is it all just hype? Let's analyze their benefits and drawbacks from a gamer's perspective.

BEST AM5 CPU Coolers In 2024 [We Tested All]

In this guide, I will walk you through the best AMD AM5 CPU coolers based on thermal performance, acoustics, build quality, and value.

Beyond Cores: Why Ryzen 7 7800X3D Rules Gaming This Gen

The AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D has been flying off the shelves lately, but what makes it so special? Here's all you need to know.

Best Motherboards For Ryzen 7 5700X3D: Expert Recommendations

After in-depth testing of numerous motherboards, we present our curated list of the top picks for the Ryzen 7 5700X3D.

Best CPU Coolers For i9-14900KF [Budget, Performance, Tested]

In this guide, I will walk you through our tested best CPU coolers for i9-14900KF based on cooling performance, noise levels, build quality, features and value.

MSI B650M Project Zero Motherboard Review

The MSI B650M Project Zero motherboard introduces a backplug layout for a tidier build by positioning connectors at the rear, catering to AMD Ryzen 7000/8000 series CPUs. It supports DDR5 memory up to 7600MHz+ (OC), but lacks PCIe Gen 5 connectivity. Key features include robust thermal solutions, comprehensive USB connectivity including a USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 port, and options for 2.5G LAN alongside WiFi 6E.

ORICO M.2 SSD Enclosure and J10 2TB SSD Review

The ORICO USB Enclosure and 2TB NVMe SSD combo stands out for its stylish, tool-less design and fast 10Gbps transfer speeds. Priced at $139.99 with a 10% discount available (Code: 88L9H7Z5), it's a great choice for users seeking portable, high-capacity storage. The SSD offers high performance with 3100MB/s speeds and includes useful accessories like thermal pads and an aluminum heatsink for heat management.

Best Motherboards For i9-14900KF – Our Recommendations

In this guide, I will walk you through the best motherboards for i9-14900KF based on my testing, hands-on experience, and expert analysis.

Best CPU Cooler For i7-14700K In 2024 [Benchmarks Included]

The best CPU cooler for the Intel Core i7-14700K processor will not only allow you to overclock, but will also perform extremely quietly.

6 BEST Motherboards For i9-14900K [Tested]

In this guide, I will walk you through the best motherboards for i9-14900K based on my testing, hands-on experience, and expert analysis.

The Best Motherboards For i7-14700K [Expert Picks]

In this guide, I will walk you through the best motherboards for i7-14700K based on my testing, hands-on experience, and expert analysis.

The End of an Era? Why Budget PC Gaming Might Be on Life Support

Explore the challenges facing budget PC gaming in 2024, from rising hardware costs to the dominance of console competition.

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