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Evercool Transformer 4 Heatsink Review

@ 2011/04/20 read/post comments(0)
The Transformer 4 is the first heatsink I have tested from Evercool. It seems like their high-end offering with four heatpipes and two fans for a push-pull setup. This conventional tower style heatsink sounds like it might have what it… Go To Full Article

MSI 6970 Lightning Twin Frozr III

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The MSI 6970 Lighting Twin Frozr III is an utterly massive graphics card, the longest on the market in fact, measuring over a foot in length. And MSI actually had to increase the size of the PCB to accommodate the… Go To Full Article

Cooler Master Elite 343 mATX Case

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The enthusiast case market is replete with fancy cases brimming with exotic materials and features. It's not unusual for builders to buy "more case than they need", investing extra money in a case their system can grow into. But sometimes… Go To Full Article

Sapphire Radeon HD 6670 and HD 6570 Video Cards Review

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I hate these low to mid-range cards; it's nothing against them directly, but they're always just so slow. Sure, they might be great for the price etc. - but testing them is still an absolute pain as they're always so… Go To Full Article

Noctua NH-C14 CPU Cooler

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Today we'll focus on a top-end cooler from Noctua — NH-C14. It boasts of impressive design, bundle and build quality. Of course, a combination like this doesn't come cheap, and NH-C14 is quite expensive. But it offers you Go To Full Article

AMD's Sub-$100 Line-up: Radeon HD 6450, 6570 & 6670 Review

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Rounding out its Radeon HD 6000 series, AMD this month launched three sub-$100 graphics cards; the $55 HD 6450; the $79 HD 6570 and the $99 HD 6670. Despite being low-end options, all three support Eyefinity and are of course,… Go To Full Article

Phobya Case Design Competition

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Recently Phobya reached out to the case modding community to ask them to design a new case. A case specially designed for watercooling, with support from bit-tech.net the competition has now reached the final voting stage. From 32 entries to… Go To Full Article

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 8 Construction Tour

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES was kind enough to let HardOCP into its new Fab 8 facility in Malta, New York. While far from finished, this 28/20nm plant will be ramping to full production in 2012. Check out the video to understand the sheer… Go To Full Article

[M] Noctua NH-D14 CPU "Monster" Cooler Review

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Today we test the most high-end heatsink from Noctua. It comes with two fans pre-equipped and will fill up all but the largest eATX cases. Dubbed the NH-D14 this beast comes with a 120mm AND 140mm fan which are spec'ed… Go To Full Article

Seagate, Samsung combine hard-drive units in $1.38B deal

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Seagate and Samsung have announced a "broad strategic alignment," as part of which Seagate will take over Samsung's hard-drive operations in exchange for a cool $1.375 billion (paid half in cash, half in stock). The deal also involves a NAND… Go To Full Article

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