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Noctua NH-C14 CPU Cooler

@ 2011/03/16 read/post comments(0)
As aftermarket CPU coolers continue a trend of "bigger is badder", manufacturers must constantly tweak their designs to ensure compatibility across multiple platforms. Perhaps no one knows this better than Austrian company Noctua. Within the last year we've reviewed three… Go To Full Article

MSI R6870 Hawk Video Card Review

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
MSI has released their fourth version of the Radeon HD 6870 and this one is crammed with features. The MSI R6870 Hawk features a 3rd generation custom cooler, triple voltage tweaking, plus much more. We put this enthusiast’s video card… Go To Full Article

OCZ RevoDrive X2 240GB PCIe SSD Review

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
Our recent trip to CeBIT revealed OCZ Technology's endeavours as they remain market leader for SSD storage solutions. They were keen to show off their revolutionary PCIe SSDs at the show, amongst the bunch, the RevoDrive X2,… Go To Full Article

Corsair AX1200 1200W Power Supply Review

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
Six years ago, loading a true enthusiast machine down with all the hardware you could muster meant that you were pulling no more than 600W-700W, and finding a power supply to handle that kind of load was nearly impossible. Since… Go To Full Article

Sapphire HD6870 Flex

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
When you are looking for video cards there are so many things to consider it can be very over whelming. Even after you have picked the model you are going to go with, what brand do you pick? Overclocked? Something… Go To Full Article

Dragon Age II GPU & CPU Performance Test

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
Fans of the original game are no doubt excited about the recent release of Dragon Age II. A spiritual successor to the Baldur's Gate series, Dragon Age: Origins was the first game of its franchise. Unlike many others, BioWare was… Go To Full Article

Antec Kühler H20 620 Liquid Cooler Review

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
Corsair had great success with Asetek's low cost liquid coolers back in 2009 and while they have moved onto new pastures, Antec's Kühler H20 620 has slipped into the market with a unique take on the liquid cooling concept.… Go To Full Article

OCZ Grows Up, Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Indilinx

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(0)
We first met Indilinx in early 2009, with its Barefoot controller at the heart of OCZ's Vertex SSD. Until SandForce showed up in 2010 with the SF-1200/1500 series of controllers, the Indilinx Barefoot was the cheaper alternative to Intel. If… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 550 Ti: Coming Up Short At $150

@ 2011/03/15 read/post comments(1)
Throughout the lifetime of the 400 series, NVIDIA launched 4 GPUs: GF100, GF104, GF106, and GF108. Launched in that respective order, they became the GTX 480, GTX 460, GTS 450, and GT 430. One of the interesting things from the… Go To Full Article

3DMark Vantage 1.1 released: Basic Edition now free

@ 2011/03/14 read/post comments(0)
- Trial Edition discontinued - Basic Edition now free, was previously $6.95 - Added display scaling to all presets: benchmark now scales the output to best fit the display - GPU physics acceleration is now disabled by… Go To Full Article

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