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TechPowerUp GPU-Z 0.5.1 Released

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
TechPowerUp introduced version 0.5.1 of GPU-Z, our lightweight graphics sub-system information and monitoring utility. GPU-Z provides you with technical details of your installed graphics processors, and lets you monitor clock speeds, voltages, temperatures and fan speeds. This month's release adds… Go To Full Article

AMD Radeon HD 6990 Pictured Up Close

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Here's the Radeon HD 6990 up close. The HD 6990 is AMD's new dual-GPU graphics card that extends the performance leadership held by Radeon HD 5970. The pictures put rest to some speculation surrounding the cooler design. It now appears… Go To Full Article

$2,899 hand-built PC has unique chassis

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You're looking at a Core i7-860-powered PC housed in a hand-built case made from "brushed, anodized aluminum and ecoresin." Each system is made to order by Darwinmachine's Matthew Kim, a self-described architect and race-car designer. Kim explains, "At the moment,… Go To Full Article

AMD Catalyst 11.1 WHQL and 11.1a Hotfix Formally Announced

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AMD today formally introduced Catalyst 11.1 WHQL software suite and Catalyst 11.1a Hotfix update. AMD Catalyst installs drivers and system software for ATI/AMD Radeon graphics processors (HD 2000 series and above), AMD chipset integrated graphics, and other ATI multimedia products.… Go To Full Article

GeForce GT 440 goes retail... sort of

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Last year, Nvidia quietly introduced the GeForce GT 440, an "OEM only" DirectX 11 graphics card reserved for pre-built PCs. Today, we see several of Nvidia's partners have released retail cards that bear the same name but feature different specifications.… Go To Full Article

Crysis 2 Multiplayer Demo Coming to PC

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Last week EA and Crytek announced that a playable multiplayer demo of Crysis 2 was heading exclusively to Xbox LIVE Gold members on January 25. The news was rather disappointing given that the highly-anticipated shooter is heading to the PlayStation… Go To Full Article

AMD Brazos gains traction with the motherboard makers

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IF THERE WAS any doubt that AMD's Brazos platform was going to become popular with the board partners or not, then the news that AMD has at least eight retail motherboard partners with a current total of 18 board designs… Go To Full Article

AMD's Bulldozer still on schedule for First Half 2011

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For a long time, AMD stuck by the vague release schedule of "2011" for Bulldozer. In late 2010, AMD surprised many by announcing Bulldozer would be release in Q2 2011. While some have raised doubts about the Q2 2011 schedule,… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 to be exclusive, hand-picked

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As we reported a few days back, NVIDIA is all set to release a dual-GPU variant of GF100 after all, rumoured to be branded the GeForce GTX 590. Given GeForce GTX 580's power consumption of 244W when throttled, and nearly… Go To Full Article

[M] Intel Sandy Bridge CPU In-Depth Look At Overclocking, Memory Timings and More

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Leeghoofd overclocks, tweaks and gets the most out of an Intel Sandy Bridge System in this in-depth review: Quote: First introduced… Go To Full Article

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