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NZXT Hush Case

@ 2007/06/08 read/post comments(0)
The NZXT Hush Case is a great overall product and it’s affordable. When NZXT built this case from the ground up they had a couple of things in mind. The first was to build a quiet case and also a… Go To Full Article

LaCie Rugged 160GB External HDD

@ 2007/06/08 read/post comments(0)
In everyday working conditions, the disk proved to be excellent. Although the read/write values are around 20% lower than the usual ones, one could not feel the difference at first, which is definitely a plus. Heat is no problem at… Go To Full Article

Asus Striker Extreme

@ 2007/06/08 read/post comments(5)
It looks ridiculous, balancing an oscilation fan atop the motherboard, but it was the best method I could find to help keep the chipset cool. Honestly, a person could burn themselves on the Strikers chipset heatsinks and heatpipes they are… Go To Full Article

Everything you ever wanted to know about video codecs

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(1)
Back in the Paleolithic age – just after man had discovered stone tools and how to load CD-ROMs into caddies – stunning pixelated video played back from our mighty 486s. In short, we have video codecs to thank for that… Go To Full Article

ATI to get 60 percent of OEM deals

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(0)
A few AMD partners are getting confident that ATI has a fighting chance. They learned that ATI won more then 60 percent of OEM deals versus Nvidia. ATI RV610 is 65 nanometer and only 80 square mm while its competitor… Go To Full Article

XFX 650i Ultra Motherboard

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(0)
This board has a lot going for it and during my testing the board remained rock solid and offered such a great level of performance I would almost feel guilty for paying such a small price for such a great… Go To Full Article

Mac latest file system ZFS vastly superior to NTFS

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(2)
Zettabyte File System makes appearance in Mac OS X 10.5, Disk Utility. Everything on ZFS is “copy-on-write” meaning that the file system never overwrites live data and it leaves no windows of vulnerability. Also on ZFS, everything is transactional meaning… Go To Full Article

Titan TTC-G4TZ Aluminum Notebook Cooler

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(2)
When I was in my first year of university and living in residence, there was a buddy of mine whose laptop was always overheating and shutting down. He had to resort to raising it off the table using four decks… Go To Full Article

Patriot PDC22G9200ELK PC2-9200 2GB DDR2-1150 Memory

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(0)
The minimum amount of memory you should be running a computer with is 2GB RAM, even if you're only running Microsoft WindowsXP. If it's Microsoft Windows Vista, even more memory may be required! I've noticed that extra memory helps when… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Toughpower 1000W power supply

@ 2007/06/07 read/post comments(0)
Although very few, if any of us, require 1,000 Watts from a PSU to run even the most power hungry of systems, as we tend to fill our machines with more and more hard disks and graphics boards connectivity becomes… Go To Full Article

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