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Chip failures: Nvidia responds at last

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After almost two weeks of wrangling with its legal department, Nvidia has finally answered some of our questions about its GPU and chipset failure problems. First, the company sent us a statement addressing the allegations of AMD's Packaging and Interconnect… Go To Full Article

Kingston 2GB HyperX DDR3 1600MHz KHX12800D3K2/2G

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Today I've got two gigs of DDR3 for review, it's a pair of Kingston HyperX, and it runs at 1600MHZ, so it's pretty fast stuff! I've decided to put it up against a kit of fast DDR2 and see how… Go To Full Article

EVGA 790i Ultra

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The introduction of the Nvidia 790i chip set gives new meaning to SLI. With scaling running as high as 60-70%, SLI is becoming a more attractive option. With a feature rich board, easy to set up SLI, a really sweet… Go To Full Article

FOXCONN BlackOps X48 Motherboard

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the Foxconn BlackOps managed to extract a very reasonable overclock of 3.8GHz on my Q6600. This is made even more impressive by the fact that the Foxconn BlackOps managed to attain it with less voltage than required on the ASUS… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Toughpower QFan 650W Review

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The unit carries no approvals for SLI or Crossfire on the packaging or in the user manual. The Nvidia website however, does list the Toughpower 650W (Model W0104RU), the one supplied to me is the Toughpower QFan 650W (Model W0163RU),… Go To Full Article

OCZ Reaper HPC DDR2 PC2-8500 4GB

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We will be doing our testing on Vista 64 and also seeing how well it works with our E8400 test rig. We know that OCZ has shown to offer some outstanding memory in the past and hope to see the… Go To Full Article

AMD confirms HD 4850 X2 reaching final validation stages with AIBs

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At the time AMD launched the 48xx X2 series, we enabled our AIB partners with GPUs and design guidance for the ATI Radeon HD 4850 X2. From that point, our partners understood they were free to bring the ATI Radeon… Go To Full Article

Far Cry 2 Benchmarked

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You don't need a high-end PC to run Far Cry 2 at playable framerates - even the "Ultra High” Settings are far from the brutal system requirements Crysis imposes. Even with a Core 2 Duo E6600 or an Athlon 64… Go To Full Article

Foxconn to close doors on end user market?

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Whispers within the industry are being heard about about Foxconn and their future as a high end motherboard manufacturer. According to the rumours Foxconn are looking to scale back their operations and the end user manufacturing division may get the… Go To Full Article

Half-Life 2 Cinematic Mod 9 Released

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Fakefactory’s Cinematic Mod 9 for Half-Life 2 has finally been released and PCGH took some hot screenshots. Have fun with those screenshots at 2,560 x 1,600 with 8x AA and 16:1 AF. Go To Full Article

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