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  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 295 dual-GPU review

    By Steven Walton on

    The GeForce GTX 295 sports dual-GPUs and 1792MB of memory making for an insanely fast graphics card that should be more than capable of taking on the Radeon HD 4870 X2.
  • AMD Phenom II X4 940 & 920 review

    By Steven Walton on

    While AMD may not be setting any performance records, they are certainly delivering some of the best value quad-core processors on the market.
  • Gigabyte EX58-UD4P Intel X58 motherboard review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Gigabyte EX58-UD4P is meant to offer value for Core i7 users, retaining some of the X58 chipset's most interesting features like 3-way SLI and CrossfireX support.
  • Netbook Round-up: Lenovo Ideapad S10, Asus Eee 904HA, Acer Aspire One and Smoothbook Slice

    By Shawn Knight on

    It can't be argued that 2008 was the year of the netbook. We take a look at four popular netbooks from four different manufacturers: Lenovo, Acer, Smooth Creations and Asus.
  • Budget & Mid-Range Graphics Card round-up

    By Steven Walton on

    The sub-$200 graphics card market is particularly strong at the moment, with various GeForce and Radeon products battling it out for the lead. In our round-up we tell you what's the best option for your buck today.
  • Cooler Master HAF 932 Full Tower ATX case review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Cooler Master HAF 932 is quite possibly the best full tower ATX gaming case you can buy today for this kind of money.
  • Asus P6T Deluxe Intel X58 motherboard review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Asus P6T Deluxe is possibly the best motherboard we have seen so far this year, partly due to the evident hard work put in by Asus, and partly because the Core i7 platform is just so darn impressive.
  • Intel Core i7 920, 940 and 965 Extreme Edition review

    By Steven Walton on

    Today marks the release of Intel's latest and greatest processor architecture to date. Meet the new Core i7 920, 940 and 965 Extreme Edition processors based on the debuting Nehalem architecture.
  • Far Cry 2 performance in-depth

    By Steven Walton on

    Far Cry 2 benchmarks and performance analysis -- As usual our in-depth performance review takes 20 ATI and Nvidia graphics cards and compares them in this last generation first-person shooter.
  • Das Keyboard Professional and Ultimate review

    By Shawn Knight on

    Modeled after the classic IBM model M, the Das Keyboard employs mechanical gold-plated key switches that provide that same tactical and audible click that many look for in a quality keyboard.
  • Force3D Radeon HD 4870 Black Edition review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Force3D Radeon HD 4870 Black Edition replaces the AMD reference cooler with one of the best VGA air coolers money can buy, the Arctic-Cooling Accelero Twin Turbo.
  • Acer Aspire X1200 SFF system review

    By Shawn Knight on

    Acer describes the Aspire X1200 as a stylish, space saving and low-cost option for an average business computer or home theater PC, we tend to agree.
  • Lian Li Tyr PC-X2000 case review

    By Steven Walton on

    Despite its hefty price tag, the Lian Li Tyr PC-X2000 remains a stunning looking case that is further enhanced by its unique and innovative design.
  • Gigabyte GC230D Atom Mini-ITX motherboard review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Gigabyte GC230D measures just 17 x 17cm (6.7 inches), and in this tiny space it manages to incorporate an Intel Atom 1.6GHz processor and all other basics for less than $100.
  • Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro

    By Shawn Knight on

    The X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Professional is Creative's latest offering in the series aimed at audio enthusiasts and especially gamers.
  • Diamond Radeon HD 4870 X2 review

    By Steven Walton on

    A terrifying prospect given the power of today’s graphics processors, the Radeon HD 4870 X2 boasts dual GPUs for an enviable combined processing power of 2.4TFLOPS.
  • The Best Gaming Mouse: Logitech vs. Razer vs. Microsoft

    By Shawn Knight on

    Meet the cream of the crop: from Logitech, the G5 and G9 mice. Microsoft is represented by the Sidewinder and Habu mice, while Razer rounds out the group with the Lachesis gaming mouse.
  • GeForce GTX 260/280 versus Radeon HD 4850/4870

    By Steven Walton on

    Gamers looking to purchase a new generation graphics card today have quite a few options available ranging in price from $180 to $450.
  • Visiontek Radeon HD 4870 review

    By Steven Walton on

    As AMD's mainstream performance card, the Radeon HD 4870 boasts enviable performance on a single GPU for less than $300.
  • NZXT Khaos Full ATX case review

    By Steven Walton on

    NZXT presents their new flagship Khaos all-aluminum gaming chassis which is selling for nothing short of $400.
  • Alienware Area-51 m15x notebook review

    By Steven Walton on

    In short, our review sample of the Area-51 m15x combines the fastest possible mobile CPU and the fastest mobile GPU out there.
  • Asus Maximus II Formula motherboard review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Asus Maximus II Formula is based on the Intel P45 chipset, and is the latest member of the Republic of Gamers series targeting gamers and overclocking enthusiasts alike.
  • Asus Extreme Radeon HD 4850 review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Radeon HD 4850 is the first product based on ATI's new R700 architecture which is meant to dominate the mainstream graphics market.
  • Asus Crosshair II Formula motherboard review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Crosshair II Formula features the nForce 780a SLI, currently the most advanced SLI capable chipset available to AMD users.
  • Intel Core 2 Duo E7200: The new budget king

    By Steven Walton on

    The Core 2 Duo E7200 looks to be the new must-have processor for budget users. And at a little over $130, why wouldn’t that be?
  • Inno3D iChiLL 9800 GTX Accelero Xtreme review

    By Steven Walton on

    Having the Accelero Xtreme cooler as its key attraction, the Inno3D iChiLL 9800 GTX delivers on a number of levels, from pricing to performance, low noise emission and heat output.
  • Diamond Viper Radeon HD 3650 1GB review

    By Steven Walton on

    The Radeon HD 3650 looks to be an attractive product on paper, it is the latest member of the Radeon HD 3000 series, and can carry up to 1GB of memory on-board.
  • Asus C90S Laptop Barebones review

    By Steven Walton on

    Unlike conventional laptop computers, the C90S is an upgradeable laptop, meaning that the user can replace many of its core components including the processor and the graphics card.
  • AMD Phenom X3 processor family performance

    By Steven Walton on

    The Phenom X3 family consists of three new processors: the 8450 (2.10GHz), 8650 (2.30GHz) and 8750 (2.40GHz), all of which we are testing here today.
  • Visiontek Radeon HD 3870 X2 Overclocked Edition review

    By Steven Walton on

    Today we are reviewing no ordinary Radeon HD 3870 X2 graphics card, as we take a look at the Visiontek Radeon HD 3870 X2 Overclocked Edition.