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NVIDIA Enters Retail with Direct Sales at Best Buy

@ 2010/10/09 read/post comments(0)
Not many things take me by surprise, but add this one to the list, along with Eyefinity. We heard rumors of NVIDIA going direct as far back as Q3'09, with a retail shelf date target of January 2010. At that… Go To Full Article

Sapphire jumps into the mobo business big time

@ 2010/10/09 read/post comments(0)
A FEW MONTHS ago, we broke the story about large chunks of EVGA's mobo team leaving for Sapphire. Just over a month ago, the rest of the team joined their colleagues in less green pastures. A lot… Go To Full Article

Intel is considering some tweaks to the USB standard

@ 2010/10/09 read/post comments(0)
WITHOUT A DOUBT one of the biggest flaws of the USB standard is the childishly low amounts of power that can be provided and it's been a major bugbear of the USB protocol. USB 3.0 upped it slightly, but 900mA… Go To Full Article

French Site Snap First Pics Of Geforce GT 430 Video Card

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Rumor of the impending arrival of a new graphics card from NVIDIA have been circulating for some time. Today we can confirm that the information is accurate and that in two days (Monday, 11 October) NVIDIA officially…

GELID Introduces Icy Vision Rev. 2 Cooler, Supports GeForce GTX 460 and GTS 450 GPUs

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Thermal Solutions specialist GELID Solutions has launched the 2nd revision of its multi-award winning VGA Cooler “ICY VISION” of its GAMER product line. In comparison to the previous edition the “2nd rev. of ICY VISION” is now compatible to NVIDIA's… Go To Full Article

Twintech releases the TwinBox HL-N ION 2-based Mini PCs

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Hong Kong-based manufacturer Twintech is taking on Acer's Aspire Revo (and the new Veriton nettops) by releasing its own ION 2-based mini PCs, the TwinBox HL-N series which measure 178.3 (L) x 36.1 (W) x 184.8 (H) mm and weight…

Liquid-Metal Cooler Company Danamics Declared Bankrupt?

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OCTDK, through an anonymous source had access to documents dealing with the estate inventory, and this is further supported by Danamics website is unavailable, customers and other visitors will be greeted to an advertisement for hosting the software Plesk. Go To Full Article

AMD Rebranding HD 5770 and HD 5750 to HD 6700 Series

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AMD seems to have been on the crossroads of which naming scheme to adopt. The first scheme based on conventional logic tells users that Barts-based SKUs should sit in the HD 6700 series, and Cayman-based single-GPU SKUs in the HD… Go To Full Article

AMD Radeon HD 6850 and 6870 3DMark Performance Numbers

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A lucky person in China got his hands on two of AMD's upcoming video cards, he ran 3DMark06 and 3DMark Vantage using the test setup details below: CPU:i7 940 2.93G CPU: i7 940 2.93G Motherboard: X58…

140 mm Fan Roundup

@ 2010/10/08 read/post comments(0)
The fans of this size are currently pretty popular. It is not only because processor air-coolers more and more often use 140 mm fans these days, but also because they gradually replace the common 120 mm fans inside contemporary system… Go To Full Article

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