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Quad core is useless for games

@ 2006/10/08 read/post comments(3)
WE spoke with many developers including some big names and we learned that they can’t make much sense out of quad or more core CPUs. They confirm that they can put two cores to good use but not much more.…

AMD QuadFather matches Kentsfield

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WITH THE IMMINENT launch of Core 2 QC6700 (codename: Kentsfield), AMD will respond by introducing the QuadFather platform, marketing dubbed the 4x4. The platform consists of Opteron workstation motherboards using Socket 1207 and equipped with two PCIe x16 slots for…

Vista gaming will be 10 to 15 per cent slower than XP

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Microsoft is telling its selected gaming industry chaps that gaming under Vista will be ten to fifteen per cent slower than XP. It is because you have to load the 3D desktop all the time. It is ironic, as the…

ClockGen 1.0.5.0

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The ClockGen serie consists in a set of overclocking softwares, each of them being dedicated to one or several motherboards. A ClockGen software allow to dynamically overclock several devices of your system : CPU, memory, AGP and PCI bus. ClockGen…

Radeon Omega Drivers 3.8.291 (Cat 6.9)

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Well, I'm sorry for the soft-mod problems on last release, I was not aware ATI completely changed how the display driver works from Cat 6.6 and up, so I tried hacking with some old files, didn't worked. For this release…

Battlefield 2142 Demo

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The year is 2142, and the dawn of a new Ice age has thrown the world into a panic. The math is simple and brutal: The soil not covered by ice can only feed a fraction of the Earth`s population.

Thermaltake Toughpower 700w PSU

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Seven hundred watts of tough power, 14cm fan, modularized cable management and 85% efficiency. Are you in love yet. Thermaltakes Toughpower power supply is a serious piece of kit ready for SLI, Crossfire, dual core and just about anything else…

CoolerMaster Eclipse CPU Cooler

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Compared to past performance coolers, the CoolerMaster Eclipse has something new and technically artistic to offer that provides very good cooling. It's a whole new look in terms of CPU coolers and a bold break from the common design users…

OCZ PC2-8800 Gold 2 GB Kit

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Even though the OCZ PC2-8800 Gold are designed "for gamers" they still offer features that you would usually see only on high-end overclockers' memory. Being able to run at a default of 1100 MHz DDR2 is very impressive, even though…

Lian Li Modular Cube Case

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There are just a few cube cases on the market, and this one is spectacular. The overall build quality, construction, features, accessories, drive bays (18 x 5.25"), air circulation (3 optional 120mm & 2 optional 80mm fans), the different compartments,…

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