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AMD FX-8150 (AM3+) 3.6GHz Bulldozer CPU Review

AMD FX-8150 (AM3+) 3.6GHz Bulldozer CPU Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Oct 12, 2011 4:13 am |

Summary:

AMDs Bulldozer finally sees the light of day. We only have one question. Is it any good? Let's take the time to find out. Read the article.

Shi**y Marketing Killed the Bulldozer Star

Shi**y Marketing Killed the Bulldozer Star

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Oct 12, 2011 4:13 am |

Summary:

We're getting real up in this place. Let us tell you what has happened to the Bulldozer launch and why it's AMDs fault. Read the article.

Z68 vs. X58 - Which Is The Better Gaming Platform?

Z68 vs. X58 - Which Is The Better Gaming Platform?

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Aug 12, 2011 7:03 am |

Summary:

Two platforms enter, one platform leaves with the trophy. We throw two GTX 580s at our two setups here today and see which one is the better option. Read the article.

AMD A8-3850 (Llano) APU Video Performance Examined

AMD A8-3850 (Llano) APU Video Performance Examined

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jul 4, 2011 6:45 am |

Summary:

We examine the GPU performance of the new A8-3850 APU from AMD and complete our extensive look at the new Llano platform. Read the review.

AMD A8-3850 (Llano) APU and A55/A75 Chipset Review

AMD A8-3850 (Llano) APU and A55/A75 Chipset Review

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jun 30, 2011 3:56 am |

Summary:

AMD launch their next level Fusion platform "Llano". Today we have a look what it's all about with the A8-3850 APU while also discussing other models from AMD. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II X4 975 BE and Phenom II X4 840 (Socket AM3) CPUs

AMD Phenom II X4 975 BE and Phenom II X4 840 (Socket AM3) CPUs

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jan 4, 2011 5:01 am |

Summary:

AMD is kicking off the New Year with a pair of new CPUs - The Phenom II X4 975 BE and the Phenom II X4 840. Read the review.

P67 Sandy Bridge Gaming Performance Analysis

P67 Sandy Bridge Gaming Performance Analysis

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jan 3, 2011 10:31 am |

Summary:

We look at the new P67 platform with an MSI GTX 580 and compare it to both X58 and P55. Read the article.

Intel Core i7-2600K and Core i5-2500K (Sandy Bridge) CPUs

Intel Core i7-2600K and Core i5-2500K (Sandy Bridge) CPUs

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jan 3, 2011 4:59 am |

Summary:

Intel is looking to start the New Year off with quite a bang as they launch not just one, but two redesigned CPUs. Say hello to the i7-2600K and the i5-2500K. Read the review.

AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition CPU

AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Black Edition CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Dec 7, 2010 8:01 am |

Summary:

So, the 3.2GHz Phenom II X6 isn't enough for you? Well then, AMD has a new 3.3GHz model hot off of the press. Read the review.

Sandy Bridge - Competition is Good for the Soul

Sandy Bridge - Competition is Good for the Soul

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Oct 12, 2010 4:08 pm |

Summary:

When everything boils down to a three-way fight for your consumer dollar, does the market and the consumer ultimately suffer? Read the article.

Intel Core i7-875K (Socket 1156) Unlocked CPU

Intel Core i7-875K (Socket 1156) Unlocked CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

May 28, 2010 4:03 am |

Summary:

Intel has upped the overclocking ante on their CPU line-up with a new "K" series CPU. Will these unlocked parts really help with your OC addiction? Read the review.

Where does AMD fit in today?

Where does AMD fit in today?

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

May 12, 2010 6:36 am |

Summary:

In a market full of multi-threaded CPUs, where do we find AMD and their native multi-core products? Read the article.

AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition 3.2GHz Six Core CPU

AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition 3.2GHz Six Core CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Apr 27, 2010 4:02 am |

Summary:

AMD has been lagging behind in the CPU race for a while, but now they jump back into the game with a 6-Core CPU that will definitely open some eyes. Read the review.

When more cores are just not enough

When more cores are just not enough

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Mar 26, 2010 4:18 pm |

Summary:

AMD and Intel give us more cores and threads, but what happens when your OS and apps don't know what to do with 'em? We explain why this is happening. Read the article.

Intel's new Gulftown Six Core CPU meets LN2 Extreme Cooling

Intel's new Gulftown Six Core CPU meets LN2 Extreme Cooling

By:

Dean Smith |

Posted:

Mar 11, 2010 6:20 am |

Summary:

The rein of Gulftown starts today. Let's see what it can do with some LN2 extreme cooling on tap! Read the article.

Intel Core i7-980X 32nm LGA-1366 Six Core CPU

Intel Core i7-980X 32nm LGA-1366 Six Core CPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Mar 11, 2010 4:58 am |

Summary:

Intel is stepping up the game with the release of the Core i7 980X; their 32nm, 6-core, 12-thread productivity monster for the 1366 socket. Read the review.

Intel 32nm Clarkdale Core i5 661 CPU with integrated GPU

Intel 32nm Clarkdale Core i5 661 CPU with integrated GPU

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Jan 4, 2010 5:05 am |

Summary:

Intel had a great 2009 with Nehalem and Lynnfield. Will Clarkdale and 32nm kick 2010 off with a bang or a pop? Let's take a look and see. Read the review.

AMD Athlon II X4 630 Extreme Overclocking with LN2 by Deanzo

AMD Athlon II X4 630 Extreme Overclocking with LN2 by Deanzo

By:

Dean Smith |

Posted:

Oct 30, 2009 5:46 am |

Summary:

Today we see how far an AMD Athlon II X4 630 processor can be pushed when cooled to minus 180 degrees celcius with LN2 extreme cooling. Read the article.

AMD Athlon II X4 620 Processor Review - Quad-Core for Mainstream

AMD Athlon II X4 620 Processor Review - Quad-Core for Mainstream

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Sep 16, 2009 3:55 am |

Summary:

AMD's K10 architecture goes to the mainstream market with a quad-core processor offering that is now ready to hit the shelves. Read the review.

Intel's P55 Express Lynnfield Chipset Overview

Intel's P55 Express Lynnfield Chipset Overview

By:

Sean Kalinich |

Posted:

Sep 15, 2009 6:39 am |

Summary:

Now that Lynnfield has hit the streets, let's see how the rest of the platform works and what advantages it brings. Read the article.

Intel Lynnfield and P55 Express Press Conference in Taipei - Video Coverage

Intel Lynnfield and P55 Express Press Conference in Taipei - Video Coverage

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Sep 8, 2009 1:28 pm |

Summary:

Today Intel took the covers off its latest Lynnfield processors and P55 Express chipset. Intel threw a launch party in Taipei and we attended. Read the article.

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