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AMD Phenom II Arrives - 45nm Deneb and Dragon Platform

AMD Phenom II Arrives - 45nm Deneb and Dragon Platform

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jan 7, 2009 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today AMD joins the ranks of Intel by releasing its 45nm processor core in the form of the Phenom II. Read the review.

AMD Athlon X2 7750 BE 2.7GHz CPU - Phenom goes Dual-Core

AMD Athlon X2 7750 BE 2.7GHz CPU - Phenom goes Dual-Core

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Dec 14, 2008 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today we look at a new AMD Phenom based CPU. Introducing the Kuma based Athlon X2 7750 2.7GHz Black Edition processor. Read the review.

Stock to Clocked - Core i7 920 at 3.8GHz

Stock to Clocked - Core i7 920 at 3.8GHz

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Dec 1, 2008 5:00 am |

Summary:

With the new Core i7 920 in hand, it's time to overclock it and see what kind of performance boost we can achieve. Read the article.

Core i7 920 Core Disabling Performance Analysis

Core i7 920 Core Disabling Performance Analysis

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Nov 29, 2008 5:00 am |

Summary:

We start disabling cores on the new Core i7 920 and see what it does to performance. Our results were very interesting! Read the article.

Intel Core i7 - Nehalem Arrives and FSB Departs

Intel Core i7 - Nehalem Arrives and FSB Departs

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 2, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Intel Core i7 has been the talk of the town lately. Today its arrival brings a smile to enthusiasts everywhere. Read the review.

NVIDIA nForce 730i / GeForce 9300 Chipset Review

NVIDIA nForce 730i / GeForce 9300 Chipset Review

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Oct 26, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

NVIDIA has some of the best IGP based chipsets out. Today the newest member of the family arrives on the 730i mGPU. Read the review.

Intel Atom vs. VIA Nano Platform Comparo

Intel Atom vs. VIA Nano Platform Comparo

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 11, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Atom and Nano are the most power efficient CPUs on the market. Today we see who has the most impressive platform. Read the article.

AMD Phenom X4 9350e - Low Cost Quad Core

AMD Phenom X4 9350e - Low Cost Quad Core

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 1, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Quad core Phenom gets a low power, low cost option. But will it be any good compared to an X3 of the same price? Read the review.

Energy Efficient Computing with Intel

Energy Efficient Computing with Intel

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

May 23, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

With the big push for more energy efficient PCs these days, we see how Intel is going in this area with GIGABYTE's help. Read the article.

Intel Core 2 Duo E7200 - Budget Penryn

Intel Core 2 Duo E7200 - Budget Penryn

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

May 20, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Intel releases its budget 45nm Penryn CPU to bolster its Core 2 range. We test it up against Phenom X3. Read the review.

AMD Athlon 4850e & 780G as HTPC Platform

AMD Athlon 4850e & 780G as HTPC Platform

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Apr 26, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

While Phenom is the new performance part, Athlon continues on. 4850e has hit the market with lower power consumption. Read the article.

AMD Phenom X3 Triple Core CPU

AMD Phenom X3 Triple Core CPU

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Apr 22, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

Now that B3 is official, AMD has released its cheaper Phenom X3. How well does it perform? Step inside! Read the article.

AMD 790FX vs. NVIDIA 780a Chipsets

AMD 790FX vs. NVIDIA 780a Chipsets

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Apr 11, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

With Phenom's B3 revision chips showing more strength, we pit the top motherboard chipsets from AMD and NVIDIA today. Read the article.

AMD Phenom X4 B3 Stepping Analysed

AMD Phenom X4 B3 Stepping Analysed

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Apr 8, 2008 4:00 am |

Summary:

AMD's Phenom has recently undergone modifications to make it more competitive. Can it now hold a candle to Intel? Read the article.

Intel Core 2 Evolves- QX9650 45nm Penryn

Intel Core 2 Evolves- QX9650 45nm Penryn

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 12, 2007 5:00 am |

Summary:

We've got our first 45nm Intel processor in hand, this in the form of the Yorkfield quad core QX9650. Read the article.

Overclocking the G0 SLACR Q6600 to 4GHz

Overclocking the G0 SLACR Q6600 to 4GHz

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Aug 18, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

Hunting for the next G0lden CPU? We look at the new G0 stepping SLACR Intel Q6600. Let's see if it can G0 for G0ld! Read the article.

Intel QX6850 Quad-Core CPU - 1333MHz FSB

Intel QX6850 Quad-Core CPU - 1333MHz FSB

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 21, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

With Intel taking Core 2 to 1333MHz, we decide to find out how significant the gains are from the higher FSB. Read the article.

The gradual demise of AMD - What happened and what to do next?

The gradual demise of AMD - What happened and what to do next?

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Apr 26, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

In this editorial we discuss what seems to be the gradual demise of AMD along with what happened and what to do next. Read the article.

nVidia nForce 680i LT SLI Chipset Preview - Boosting Mainstream

nVidia nForce 680i LT SLI Chipset Preview - Boosting Mainstream

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Mar 27, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

nVidia have just released their new cut down nForce 680i LT SLI motherboards with much more attractive pricing. Read on! Read the article.

Intel P35 "Bearlake" Chipset Performance Preview

Intel P35 "Bearlake" Chipset Performance Preview

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Mar 13, 2007 4:00 am |

Summary:

Using an Intel P35 "Bearlake" motherboard, we test performance of 1333MHz FSB CPU's on the new DDR-3 capable platform. Read the article.

nVidia nForce 680i SLI Chipset - Core 2 Enthusiasts Dream?

nVidia nForce 680i SLI Chipset - Core 2 Enthusiasts Dream?

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 20, 2006 5:00 am |

Summary:

We take a look at nVidia's latest chipset, the nForce 680i. It is an amazing chipset with impressive overclocking! Read the article.

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