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PQI unveils its first USB 3.0 flash drive

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Power Quotient International has this week announced the Cool Drive U366, a relatively flashy thumb drive that can brag with its support for SuperSpeed USB aka USB 3.0. Protected by an aluminum casing, the U366 works with USB 3.0 as… Go To Full Article

XBMC & Broadcom Bring 1080p Decode Upgrade to ill-equipped netbooks, nettops

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The Crystal HD chip is currently available on mini PCIe cards, and is expected to make its way to ExpressCard and PCIe x1 cards in the future. This is huge because many netbooks, nettops and existing devices like the AppleTV… Go To Full Article

[M] Swiftech Apogee XT High End CPU Water Block Review

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Swiftech is not a company to rest on its laurels. After they successfully launched their Apogee series of CPU water blocks they were at the top of the performance charts for many months. But as time went by, competitors improved… Go To Full Article

Adobe Flash HD-Video GPU Acceleration Guide

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Let's think the first words coming to our minds when reading: Adobe Flash Player. Youtube, Hulu, vimeo, HD videos might be some of them. If you don´t understand or relate this words you probably live under a rock or have… Go To Full Article

PowerColor PCS+ 5770 Review

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The graphics card was already factory-overclocked, but I was able to take it from 875MHz core and 1225MHz memory to 940MHz core and 1340MHz memory - approximately 7.4% and 9.4% overclocks, respectively. Not humongous gains, but gains nonetheless. Go To Full Article

Ultra X4 600W and 1050W Power Supply Review

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It has been about 2 years since Ultra, innovator of the modular cable power supply, has introduced a new line of power supplies; the Ultra x3 series was available in wattages up to 1000 Watts. With their latest offering, the… Go To Full Article

Four VGA Water Block for Geforce GTX 285 Compared

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Today we looked for you four water coolers for the GTX 285 rev1 (original Nvidia layout again) in more detail. The original layout can be identified relatively easily, the latter has the power connections for the video card two more… Go To Full Article

Cooler Master Storm Series Sniper Black Edition Gaming Case Review

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A few months back, I had the pleasure of thoroughly dissecting Cooler Master’s Storm Series: Scout Gaming Case. To give you a quick summary, it’s arguably my favorite LAN party case. It has a useful handle, ample silent cooling and… Go To Full Article

Jet-Way ION-TOP HTPC Review

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The ION-TOP PC is Jet Way's attempt at what an HTPC should look like. The ION-TOP incorporates nVidia's newest chipset with integrated graphics - the ION and Intel's newest Atom processor, the 330. What will come of this powerful combination?… Go To Full Article

Vidabox vCase3 HTPC Case

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The vCase3 is a low profile HTPC case aimed at the DIYers out there who want an elegant yet simplistic design to house even the wildest of HTPC systems while not breaking the bank. Today we take a closer look… Go To Full Article

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