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ATI asks mobo makers for a third 16x PCIe slot

@ 2006/06/06 read/post comments(0)
The whispers are that ATI is now asking mobo makers to make their high-end boards with slots for three 16x GPUs. All three slots may not need to have a full 16 lanes routed to them, 4 or 8 may…

Zalman shows elegance in waterblocks - Reserator 2

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THERE WERE TWO things not on display yet at the Zalman booth that caught my eye, a new waterblock and radiator setup, and the new fan coating. Of the two, I can't say which is prettier, but they both are…

Pioneer drops DVD for Blu-ray

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PIONEER IS TO stop developing DVD recorders on its lonesome and is to work out what to do about the aging technology with Matsushita. Intead, Pioneer has plans to shift to Blu-ray format, promoted by Sony Corp and Matsushita, by…

AMD socket 1207 Opterons delayed

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MULTIPLE SOURCES crawling out of the woodwork all over Taipei told us the bad news today: AMD is going to delay the launch of Socket 1207 parts by at least a month

Review of Episodic Content, Half-Life 2 Episode One

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In a nutshell, Episode One is Half-Life 2 all over again. Perhaps because of its short duration (only about five hours or so), it actually manages to be even better than the original title in almost every way. The puzzles… Go To Full Article

Pre Computex Babes Report

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Dual-Layer DVD Burner Roundup

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With Toshiba's new HD-DVD player feeling like a late beta release with a scant list of available titles including such hits as Swordfish and Training Day, maybe you're not quite ready to jump on the bandwagon for your next-generation DVD…

GIGABYTE X1900XTX Video Card

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The X1900XTX is the best available video card on the market today in terms of image quality. The ability to use HDR+MSAA in games like Oblivion makes the X1900XTX the choice for the discerning high-end consumer who wants to play…

WMD Part III by G-gnome - Extreme Casemod

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When I designed the case, I wanted easy access to the components, especially the ones I was likely to change, or fiddle about with more often. These are mainly the motherboard components, cables (with the motherboard ports being inside the…

Cooler Master X Craft 350

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Cooler Master’s X Craft 350 (from £28) is relatively snazzy external hard drive that combines reliability and ease of use to deliver the latest must-have gadget for PC collections

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