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HD 4830 crossfire wipes out GTX 280

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WHAT IF YOU could build a really cheap setup that wiped the floor with a GTX 280. That’s what Hexus did with two Sapphire HD 4830s. The 4830s pull ahead of the mighty GTX 280 in most multi-GPU friendly games,… Go To Full Article

AVG offers infected users free year of service

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AVG ANNOUNCED yesterday that it would be offering a free year of service after its antivirus software got confused and misidentified a key Windows system file as malware. The security vendor identified earlier this week that user32.dll… Go To Full Article

Most users don't office in the cloud: 1% use Google Docs

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Google Docs has yet to take a bite out of Microsoft Office's slice of the productivity pie, according to new data from Clickstream Technologies. The market research firm surveyed its standing panel of 2,400 US Internet users and found that,… Go To Full Article

ATI, Nvidia to Cut Prices on Graphics Cards

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ATI, graphics product group of Advanced Micro Devices, and Nvidia Corp., the world’s largest supplier of discrete graphics processing units (GPUs), reportedly plan to cut prices on discrete graphics cards for desktop personal computers in attempt to either boost or… Go To Full Article

ASUS Lion Square and Triton 85 CPU Coolers

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We proceed with our reviews of advanced air cooling systems. Today we are going to examine two products from ASUS: Lion Square and Triton 85. Although both coolers have only recently appeared in our local market, they are already ranked… Go To Full Article

Intel considering extending life-cycle of 775-based processors to 2011

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Intel is considering extending the life-cycle of its socket 775-based processors to 2011 and is expected to let these CPUs cover the entry-level segment, according to sources at motherboard makers. Currently, Core i7 processors use the new… Go To Full Article

New 45nm Phenom naming scheme, schedule leaks out

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Last week at its Financial Analyst Day presentation, AMD revealed that 45nm Phenom processors will be dubbed Phenom II X4 and the first models will launch at the next Consumer Electronics Show in early January. Right on cue, Expreview has… Go To Full Article

The Cost of Running Your PC

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Electricity providers report power use in kilowatts hours, since the power consumption of your entire house is going to be large compared to a single PC. Every light bulb, TV, microwave, refrigerator, vacuum cleaner, etc. requires power. Unless you are… Go To Full Article

BFG Tech ES-800 800W Power Supply Review

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BFG Tech has done it again. Not only BFG is one of the top NVIDIA based graphics card manufacturers but its ES series power supplies are just simply outstanding! In the matter of fact, this unit is currently powers one… Go To Full Article

Call of Duty: World at War performance in-depth

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Considering the high expectations built around Call of Duty: World at War it will be interesting to see how the game stacks up against other competing shooters, but perhaps most importantly how it compares or improves upon last year's Call… Go To Full Article

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