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ECS AMD690GM-M2 Motherboard Review

@ 2007/07/31 read/post comments(0)
ECS (Elite Group) produces such a motherboard and it is named the AMD690GM-M2. This is a Socket AM2 micro ATX board, with graphics onboard by ATI (Radeon1250). Can this motherboard save you the cost of purchasing a separate video card… Go To Full Article

Nexus 80-Plus Real Silent 400Watts review

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It's a great thing that products nowadays get better and better. Back in the day I tested a couple of silent power supplies but they were junk compared to the standards set these days. The Nexus 80-Plus Real Silent power… Go To Full Article

Ultra GRID Case Giveaway

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OCIA.net has teamed up with Ultra Products to give one lucky winner an Ultra GRID Case. Go To Full Article

Mod of the Month - July 2007

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Well, we're here again - another month has passed. Whether you've been enjoying the rain in Blighty, the rain in the US, or the rain elsewhere, one thing's for sure - it seems to have been a wet July.… Go To Full Article

12 GeForce 8

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Having been likely to put the hand on the complete series of the graphics boards GeForce 8, I decided to carry out a synthesis of the performances of these last, by comparing them the ones compared to the Go To Full Article

NVIDIA & ATI GTK Benchmarks

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Since publishing our Avivo versus fglrx driver GtkPerf benchmarks that compared the GTK performance between the community open-source driver and ATI's official driver, we have received a number of requests for more of these 2D benchmarks with… Go To Full Article

Western Digital 750GB Hard Drive (WD7500AAKS) Review

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The Western Digital Caviar SE16 750GB Hard Drive (WD7500AAKS) is one of the largest hard drives currently on the market. Why does anyone need a hard drive this large? Well, if you are asking this question, you probably don't. On… Go To Full Article

A Detailed Analysis of the ATI RADEON HD 2400XT/2600PRO/2600XT

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Time has come for AMD's low-end and mid-end solutions with DirectX 10 support to enter the market. The main difference from the top R600 GPUs is the 65 nm process technology used to manufacture the RV630/RV610. Today we are testing… Go To Full Article

AMD's Phenom another PR fiasco?

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With AMD's PR and marketing department missing opportunity after opportunity, will they be able to properly pitch AMD's Phenom processor? Go To Full Article

How to prevent CHKDSK from running every time your PC Starts

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Sometimes you need to check the health of your hard drives by running a diagnostic on them, but you cannot fix any problems because "the system cannot get exclusive access to the drive". This problem occurs more frequently on the… Go To Full Article

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