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nForce 500: nForce4 on Steroids?

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NVIDIA is introducing the nForce 500 product family that features full support for the new AMD AM2 processor series along with a bevy of features. Some of these features are new, some address issues with the nForce4, and some are…

First Photos of MIT $100 Laptop

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An anonymous reader noted that MITs $100 laptop was unveiled at the Seven Countries Task Force Meeting. It runs a special version of the Fedora linux and it comes with native wireless lan support. (Src: Slashdot)

Maxpoint/Enermax Whisper II 535W Power Supply

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The Maxpoint/ENERMAX Whisper II EG565P-VE FMA(24P) model is a Power supply designed to meet today‚Äôs power requirement needs and at the same time keep a low level of fan noise. With ATX +12V Ver 2.0, Dual 12v (18A) rails, Support…

Spire Verticool II and DiamondCool II CPU Coolers

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Today 3DXtreme has been supplied with 2 new coolers from Spire to review, the Verticool II and DiamondCool II. In the past Spire has always provided quality stock replacement cooling solutions. These new coolers look to provide the same level…

Free Quake 1 Player/Monster Models

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I use a modified version of mdl23ds to extract geometry from the .mdl files in the shareware version quake .pak files. These then get imported directly into pepakura designer. The initial unfolding usually doesn't correspond very well to anatomical features…

FB-DIMMs finally arrive - Hotter with a need for synch

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First the power issues. We noticed these overly large heatsinks on all the pre-production DIMMs at IDF, but were assured that they were just temporary, the real thing would not need 2cm thick heatsinks. In the mean time, power used…

Gearing Up For AMD Revision G - intermediate 65nm SOI stepping stone

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AMD has brought us Revision F and talked a bit about K8L, but what of the processor gap between AM2 and K8L? AMD's intermediate 65nm SOI stepping stone is Revision G. The company has taken substantial steps over the last…

Thermaltake Symphony Mini - External Water Cooling Kit

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With the external water cooling Symphony made itself in the past a good name for Thermaltake. Now the Technic3D editorship the smaller brother is present, with the name "mini" ironical for its size. If one regards it in the direct…

Sapphire X1600 PRO in Crossfire Tested

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Crossfire and SLI are a hot topic for gamers and enthusiasts. Last month I took a look at PowerColor X1600 PRO AGP. Not only you can get it for as low as $139, but it comes with 512 MBs of…

Thermaltake Armor Junior Mid-Tower ATX Case

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The silver version is actually constructed mostly of Aluminum with some plastic in the front bezel, which helps keep the overall weight quite low. If you select the black model, the housing is actually steel with Aluminum (and plastic) in…

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