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MSI Big Bang Fuzion just waiting for tuned Lucid Hydra drivers, then launch

@ 2009/11/07 read/post comments(0)
MSI got a lot of attention when it revealed plans for a motherboard sporting Lucid's Hydra graphics bridge. Lucid Hydra enables consumers to mix multiple graphics cards, independently of models or manufacturer to improve rendering performance in games. All without… Go To Full Article

Intel has found the bug in the TRIM firmware

@ 2009/11/07 read/post comments(0)
Intel got a day of praise after launching the TRIM firmware for its G2 series of SSDs. Then a bug was discovered. It could corrupt the new 34nm drivers and render them unaccessible for the user. The firmware was removed… Go To Full Article

P55 Overclocking Showdown - ASUS, Gigabyte, and EVGA

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(0)
Our favorite board of the bunch for extreme benchmarking is the EVGA E657. In terms of ease of use and 'overclockability' this board wins on all counts. Our retail sample came with a TYCO AMP socket and survived everything we… Go To Full Article

Massman featured in AMD's "Overclocking the Dragon" Video

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New AMD Phenom II X4 965 C3 Stepping Overclocked with LN2: 6.4Ghz "with ease"

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(2)
Some promising news from Finnish overclocked SF3D who got his hands on some Phenom II X4 965 C3 samples: I have got some C3 stepping samples to test, but time have been really limited and chips are not that… Go To Full Article

Dell Got $6B Via Secret Intel Pact

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(0)
Dell Inc. allegedly received billions of dollars in payments over a four-year period to use chips made by Intel Corp., payments that sometimes totaled more than the computer maker's reported profits for a fiscal quarter, according to a lawsuit filed… Go To Full Article

Antec Lanboy Case Returns: Lanboy Air

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(2)
Wondering what Antec is cooking up for 2010? Even if the answer is 'meh' you still might be interested in the LanBoy Air, a new gamer-oriented mid-tower PC case that will be officially announced at CES 2010 in January.… Go To Full Article

Predictable: NVIDIA to prevent their products from working with Lucid MultiGPU chip?

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(1)
MSI has some BIG political hurdles on this one. NVIDIA has told me that it may very well code so that this Lucid silicon is worthless with its products and that pretty much nullifies the thing. After you think through… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Uses Cartoons to Harass Intel

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(0)
NVIDIA and Intel, two of the electronics industry's largest veteran powers, have never been too warm or close. Recently, the pair can't seem to stop stepping on each other's toes. The pair's troubles started last year with NVIDIA releasing its… Go To Full Article

Biostar TPower I55: Uniquely Interesting LGA1156 Mainboard

@ 2009/11/06 read/post comments(0)
New platforms, chipsets, processor sockets and processors do not appear too often. After every announcement like that we try to test as many processor and mainboard models as we possibly can, so that our readers could have the most extensive… Go To Full Article

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