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Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 512MB review

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As per the Radeon HD 4850 board we looked at recently from Sapphire, this particular Radeon HD 4870 offering uses AMD's reference clock speeds, meaning that it sticks with the 750MHz core and 900MHz (3.6GHz effective) memory clocks we just… Go To Full Article

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Review

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Overclocking each processor is different. With five identical processors you will get five different results. With this Q9300, 456x7.5 was the point at which it was prime95 stable. It would run benchmarks at up to 470x7.5 but was nowhere near… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Armor MX Mid-Tower Computer Case Review

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Not everyone has the need or desire for a full tower chassis, so Thermaltake took many of the features of the popular Armor case and compressed it all into a very pleasing mid-tower offering. The Armor MX has a lot… Go To Full Article

OCZ Core Series SATA-II SSD OCZSSD2-1C64G

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The OCZ Core Series delivers the performance and reliability of the latest SSDs at a price per gigabyte other high speed offerings can't begin to approach. OCZ Core Series Solid State Drives enable enhanced productivity in everyday computing and intensive… Go To Full Article

NZXT Sentry LX Fan Controller

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Rejoice! More shiny goodies have graced my doorstep this week. This one takes the form of the NZXT Sentry LX Dual bay Fan controller LCD unit; designed with the sole purpose of making my computer infinitely more awesome than 14… Go To Full Article

Aeneon 2x2GB XTune DDR3-1600 (AXH860UD20-16H)

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The performance was where we'd expect a DDR3-1600 kit to fall. My PC feels snappier and more responsible. I don't have the pesky lagging issues because Photoshop has chewed up more memory than my old 2GB system could Go To Full Article

Palit Geforce 9600 GSO Sonic 768MB Video Card

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The GSO chip has only 192bit memory interface bus compared to the 9600GT, but has more stream processors than the 9600GT, 96 of them instead of 64. These 2 differences can be saw in different 3d applications. Usually, if the… Go To Full Article

MSI P45 Platinum Review

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Everything was fine until I tried to go over 450MHz FSB. It then became intensely painful, as most attempts would result in the board not posting - and even worse yet, not recovering, requiring that I clear the CMOS pretty… Go To Full Article

VisionTek HD 4870 512MB Video Card

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Picking out a video card should be a little more exciting than finding the cheapest one on the, er, "shelf" and going about your build. Unfortunately for now, the available 4870s are all stock. Performance and profiles being identical, you… Go To Full Article

OCZ Technology Unveils First Fatal1ty Brand DDR2 and DDR3 Memory

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OCZ Technology Unveils First Fatal1ty Brand DDR2 and DDR3 Memory After Partnership Announcement Delft, Netherlands - July 21, 2008 - OCZ Technology Group, Inc.…

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