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A late adopter's guide to USB 3.0

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USB 3.0 is all around us these days. It's in our motherboards, our PC enclosures, and our external hard drive docks. It's even in some of our laptops—provided they don't have a glowing piece of fruit on the back, at… Go To Full Article

EVGA GeForce GTX550 Ti FBP Video Card Review and SLI Performance

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We found ourselves reconsidering our feelings for the GTX 550Ti after using the EVGA GTX 550Ti FPB. The biggest reason is the small, yet effective, overclock that gave us the overall performance we expected from the GTX 550Ti in the… Go To Full Article

Antec P183 v3 Review

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There are some designs in the case world that are iconic, the original Coolermaster Stacker, NZXT’s original Lexa Blackline and certainly Antec’s P183. Today we look at the latest revision of this classic design, the v3. It comes with the… Go To Full Article

AMD Phenom II X4 975 Black Edition

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AMD released Deneb-core based AMD Phenoms in january 2009. Alot has happened since then in processor markets; frequencies have increased and more cores available in some processors. Even though AMD has Thuban-core based hexacore processors available, the quadcore Denebs are… Go To Full Article

MSI HD 6950 Twin Frozr III 2 GB

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MSI's new HD 6950 Twin Frozr III introduces the third version of MSI's exclusive cooling solution. Thanks to two fans and five heatpipes the card runs at excellent temperatures. Tweakers will also love this card as they can adjust three… Go To Full Article

Corsair Performance 3 128GB Solid State Drive Review

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The quest for faster, more reliable and lower priced SSDs continues today with the review of the Corsair Performance 3 128GB. Last month we looked at the flagship 256GB model, but as you may know, performance changes when flash density… Go To Full Article

Xigmatek Durin D982 Review

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Weighing in at only 200gr, the Xigmatek Durin D982 is certainly no heavyweight, but small size certainly doesn’t stop the Durin from packing a punch. The Xigmatek Durin D982 is a low profile Heat Pipe Direct Touch CPU cooler, which… Go To Full Article

Swiftech Polaris 120 High Performance CPU Cooler Review

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It looks like a few things have changed over at Swiftech since the last time I visited their site and had the pleasure of testing, and still using to this day, the H20-320 kit they introduced back in November of… Go To Full Article

XFX HD6950 1GB Overclocked Edition Review

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Everything about this card is appealing — we see a visible and statistically significant increase in performance in the XXX Edition over the standard XFX HD 6950. The direct contact heatpipes do a good job at keeping the card cool… Go To Full Article

Thermalright Shaman VGA Cooler Review

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Thermalright has continued their success with the Shaman. This oversized aftermarket cooler has taken the performance charts by storm and easily claimed the top spot in our VGA testing and it is evident that Thermalright's Shaman is aimed directly at… Go To Full Article

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