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USB CPU Usage Tachometer

@ 2009/08/10 read/post comments(0)
A tachometer is usually installed in a car to measure the rotation speed of the engine. but I was going to use it to display the level of CPU usage. I bought the tachometer on Ebay, from a Chinese seller.… Go To Full Article

Intel's Pentium E6500K Unlocked CPU is a test case, OC's nicely to 4.6Ghz

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A bit different from previous blue tradition, E6500K is packed by a small blue and black box. You know, Intel’s Extreme Edition processors are all wrapped by all-black boxes. The package bears the word “Limited Edition” on… Go To Full Article

2.5 TB HDD Expected in 2010

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By January 2010 we should be seeing 620GB 2.5-inch and 2.5TB 3.5-inch hard disk drives, according to head manufacturer TDK Corporation. A presentation to financial analysts, including Stifel Nicolaus' Aaron Rakers, contained a roadmap for hard disk… Go To Full Article

Windows 7 RTM vs. Windows Vista - 3D Performance

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Today we'll be having a look at how the new Windows 7 operating system goes against Windows Vista which has really got a love / hate relationship going for so many people. The uptake on the OS was never great,… Go To Full Article

6-Way CPU Cooler Roundup

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The CPU is one of the most valuable components in your machine and as a result there is a huge market for a variety of different heatsinks, all demonstrating various techniques and designs that dissipate heat from the core.… Go To Full Article

Powercolor Radeon HD 4730 PCS review

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Powercolor Radeon HD 4730 PCS also featuring the HIS Radeon HD 3870. The Powercolor Radeon HD 4730 PCS has a 11% lower clock speed, 38% higher memory speed and 320 extra pixel shaders compared to the HIS Radeon HD 3870.… Go To Full Article

Noctua NF-S12B case fan

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Noctua is renowned for their silent fans, and from our experience we've seen them to be excellent quality, so that's two ticks in the Good column. They also are rather expensive though, but as we've come to learn, top performance… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Element G Mid-Tower Case Review

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The right case can make or break a build. It is the utmost outer expression of your PC's personality. From the eggshell steel 'whitebox' to the acrylic torture rack, PC cases vary greatly in form and function. My first real… Go To Full Article

nMedia's HTPC 2000B enclosure

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A home theater PC needs an attractive enclosure, and nMedia offers a rather affordable one in the HTPC 2000B. Looks aren't everything, though, so we've tested the 2000B to see where it shines and where it fumbles. Go To Full Article

G.Skill F3-12800CL8T-6GBHK Review

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When I set out to overclock these modules, I had a goal of reaching 1866 with reasonable settings. Loosening the timings and increasing the voltage did not greatly improve stability beyond 1800MHz, and the modules weren't hot at all. Nothing… Go To Full Article

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