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Phenom Pricing . . .

@ 2007/11/07 read/post comments(0)
There's been a number of reports on Phenom X4 pricing. While the reports aren't too consistent, they suggest pricing in the $250-$300 range....... It's pretty obvious that Intel's designated AMD-killer is going to be the Q9300. That's… Go To Full Article

Nvidia's 8800GT experiences teething problems

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An Australian outlet has also been in touch to say that of the 22 cards they were allocated, three don't work (two Inno3d 8800GT 512Mb cards one Gainward 8800GT 512Mb card). All three were dead on arrival. "Fans spin, no… Go To Full Article

HyperSpace: A New Hope (For Windows Users)

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HyperSpace is a layer of BIOS embedded software that makes it possible to instantly run applications independently of Windows. These “instant-on” applications will be truncated versions of open-source programs and that are available before, during, and after Windows boot up… Go To Full Article

AMD HD3800 pricing shock follows down-clock call

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Pricing for both launch parts is very aggressive, and AMD claims it is all due to 55nm process working like a clockwork and achieving excellent yields. Radeon HD 3850 should retail for between $149 to 179 (USD), while 3870 should… Go To Full Article

Nvidia ESA is DOA?

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NVIDIA HAS PUBLICLY released its specifications for a new hardware monitoring standard it is calling ESA - the 'Enthusiast System Architecture'. Unless the real meal deal is in the mainstream sector and in diagnosing hardware faults, we're pretty sure enthusiasts… Go To Full Article

AMD prepares DX10.1 part for AGP computers

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THE REMAINING AGP UPGRADE market will be all AMD's, it seems. After HIS launched 2400 and 2600 parts for the AGP 4x/8x interface, we were set for a swan-song for the connector which has hosted our graphics… Go To Full Article

ATI HD3850 on sale already

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A CLUB3D VGA Radeon HD 3850 256 MB is up for sale on pre-order at a Dutch online shop. The price is €199.00. (src: TheInq) Go To Full Article

Xirex wins case against Alpha Cool

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OVER THE PAST couple of months, we have followed the progress of Xirex, the water-cooling division of big German disti Rombus. The firm came up with interesting ultra-thin waterblocks, but a legal case stopped the lads coming to market with… Go To Full Article

Zotac Might Water Cool Their 8800 GT

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We got some info that Zotac is working on a not-so-refrence 8800GT, using a refrence PCB but samsung 1.0ns GDDR3 memories and Nippon Chemi-con(NCC)capacitors, abandoned Qimonda GDDR3 and refrence unknown capacitor. The card is factory-OCed to 700/2000MHz(core/memory). Go To Full Article

DDR3 Accelerates: DDR3-1800 SDRAM Roundup

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Overclocker DDR3 SDRAM continues to become faster. For our today’s roundup we managed to collect memory kits from Corsair, OCZ and Super Talent that can work at 1800MHz and higher frequencies. Let’s take a closer look at them and find… Go To Full Article

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