News

hardware
gadgets

hardware

Ultra Aluminus ATX Tower PC Case

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
Back in the day, Antec Chieftec and Chenming "Dragon"-style ATX mid-tower cases were all the rage for PC enthusiasts. Solidly built, easy to work on and even easier to mod, they provided the foundation for many homegrown…

Seagate 7200.10 750GB Hard Drive

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(2)
First, and foremost, how did Seagate increase the volume of their drives so radically? To answer that question we must first understand areal density. To paraphrase Webopedia's definition: Areal Density also called bit density is the amount of data that…

Sapphire ATI Radeon X1900XTX

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
As ATI's current top videocard, the X1900XTX through testing and benchmarking can easily be seen as an extremely fast videocard and indeed the fastest we have ever tested here on Tweaknews.net. With all its advanced features and shader capabilities, purchasing…

Thermaltake Symphony Mini - External Water Cooling Kit

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(1)
The Thermaltake mini is a watercooling system with an interesting new design. The external radiator looks like a speaker and is 80 cm tall, two pumps are integrated there as well. As we know from Thermaltake installation is exceptionally easy.…

Conroe E6700 @ 2.4Ghz beats AMD AM2 FX-62 @ 3Ghz

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(2)
Coolaler reports back with some benchmark numbers, pitting an AMD AM2 FX-62 against a Conroe E6700 clocked at only 2.4Ghz. His findings are that while AMD K8 took the performance crown from Intel, the Core 2 Duo aka Conroe seems…

Data Transfer Rate between the Cores in Dual-Core Processors

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
None of the processors with separate caches tested in this review can perform fast data transfers between the cores. Intel’s Core Duo (Yonah) and Conroe, each with a shared L2 cache, are the only processors that ensure fast processing of…

Dutch gamer finds unwelcome fame with "jihad" Battlefield 2 movie

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The Dutch creator of a video game-based movie, which the U.S. government says is being used as a recruitment tool by Muslim militants, says that his home-made creation was nothing more than a bit of fun.… Go To Full Article

Flying Mouse Unveiled by Researchers in Taiwan

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) has unveiled a wireless "flying" mouse, which is a 3D device that is able to move and rotate in the air. The device is mounted on your wrist while games will be able to…

Intel Confirms Two Upcoming Core 2 Extreme CPUs

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(0)
The Core 2 Extreme processor (Conroe based) will ship at 2.93GHz at Core 2 Duo launch. We will also have a 3.2GHz version by end of the year. And as you know, the Quad Core enthusiast SKU, Kentsfield, is planned…

Google: No Google browser needed, users have good choices already

@ 2006/06/01 read/post comments(4)
During a conference call with investors and analysts, Google CEO Eric Schmidt said that despite all of the interest expressed by users, Google has no plans to develop its own web browser. Instead, the company will continue to pursue deals…

‹ First  < 7917 7918 7919 7920 7921 >  Last ›