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Xigmatek Thor's Hammer CPU Cooler/Heatsink Review

@ 2009/12/04 read/post comments(0)
Xigmatek's Thor's Hammer is a formidable weapon in the battle against processor heat. It performed on par with the very best coolers in the comparison using a couple of inexpensive and quiet fans. The Hammer is a big cooler, particularly… Go To Full Article

ATI HD 5770 grapics card

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ATI recently jumped ahead of their closest rivals nVidia by releasing their latest generation of GPUs upon the market, just before the launch of Windows 7 in an attempt to cash in on the early adopters of Direct X 11.… Go To Full Article

Intel DP55WG "Warrensburg" Motherboard

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Today we shall review a motherboard that has maximum PCIe-related features (for a P55-based solution), but lacks heatpipes, additional disk drive controllers -- everything that would prevent it from being reasonably priced. Go To Full Article

Cooler Master HAF 922 Full-Tower Case

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This is the kind of case designed for someone who wants to build a computer fast, make changes without hassle, and even kick it around a little. The HAF can take it. But it's not for someone looking to show… Go To Full Article

Topower Tiger Series 1200W PSU

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If you happen to be new to quality power supplies (PSU's), you may actually have no clue who Topower (AKA Epower) is. With brands like Antec, Thermaltake, PC Power & Cooling, and Corsair dominating the power supply market, Topower is… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte Launches GA-790FXTA-UD5 Motherboard

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# Ultra Durable 3 Technology with copper cooled quality for lower working temperature # Revolution energy saving design with Easy Energy Saver technology # Supports newest NEC SuperSpeed USB 3.0 with superfast transfer rates of up to 5… Go To Full Article

Need for Speed: Shift Patch 2 Boosts ATI Radeon Performance

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In order to show the huge performance benefit for Radeon cards delivered by the patch, we race against 15 computer opponents on "Brands Hatch GP” in broad daylight. We record the framerate for 30 seconds. Without the patch a Radeon… Go To Full Article

Seagate’s Pulsar SSD is coming

@ 2009/12/04 read/post comments(0)
After having denied a rumour this summer that its SSDs had been pushed back to 2011, Seagate looks set to announce them shortly. Designed for business, Pulsar, the name of these drives, should be announced by the end of the… Go To Full Article

40nm ATI / Nvidia shortage to last whole Q1 10

@ 2009/12/03 read/post comments(3)
TSMC's 40nm process maturity can simply be described as disastrously bad. According to our sources, yields are currently at around 50 percent, which is catastrophic for a „mature“ and more than a year old process. One could say that TSMC… Go To Full Article

ASUS Maximus III Formula Motherboard

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The ASUS Maximus III Formula is a heck of a nice motherboard. And it comes with a heck of a price; about $245. Quite simply, if you find some the motherboard’s exclusive features a "must have," then you will likely… Go To Full Article

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