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Intel Core 2 Quad - Kentsfield arrives with Four Cores

Intel Core 2 Quad - Kentsfield arrives with Four Cores

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 1, 2006 5:00 am |

Summary:

Intel is releasing their newest CPU today, the Core 2 Quad Q6700. It's just like a Conroe but comes with four cores. Read the article.

nVidia nForce 500 Series for Socket AM2 - What's new nVidia?

nVidia nForce 500 Series for Socket AM2 - What's new nVidia?

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Sep 18, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

We got a mixture of MSI and DFI nForce 500 series Socket AM2 boards. We put them together to find out the differences. Read the article.

Overclocking Intel Core 2 Processors - How far will they go?

Overclocking Intel Core 2 Processors - How far will they go?

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Aug 29, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

Everyone knows Intel Core 2 is a good processor but what happens when you take an E6700 and X6800 Extreme and overclock? Read the article.

First Looks from Taiwan - RD600 "CrossFire Xpress 3200 IE"

First Looks from Taiwan - RD600 "CrossFire Xpress 3200 IE"

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Aug 2, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

We have exclusive information on ATI's upcoming RD600 CrossFire Xpress 3200 IE chipset for Conroe - Overclocking anyone? Read the article.

AMD brings DDR-2 support to Athlon CPU platform

AMD brings DDR-2 support to Athlon CPU platform

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 31, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

AMD's new Socket AM2 platform is here and today we take a look into AM2 vs. 939 and the performance of DDR and DDR-2. Read the article.

Intel Core 2 Duo is here - could it be Intel's day to shine?

Intel Core 2 Duo is here - could it be Intel's day to shine?

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 14, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

Could it be Intel's day to shine today? We take a close look at their new Core 2 Duo processors, the X6800 and E6700. Read the article.

Benchmarking Intel Conroe Core 2 X6800, E6700 and E6600

Benchmarking Intel Conroe Core 2 X6800, E6700 and E6600

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Jun 10, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

We benchmarked the complete set of Intel Conroe Core 2 processors including X6800, E6700 and E6600. Photos included! Read the article.

AMD Athlon FX-60 vs. X2 3800+ - Game Performance Compared

AMD Athlon FX-60 vs. X2 3800+ - Game Performance Compared

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Apr 10, 2006 4:00 am |

Summary:

Is it worth spending an extra $700 on a processor? Today we compare the AMD Athlon FX-60 and X2 3800+ as gaming CPU's. Read the article.

Battle of the 64-bit Budget CPU - Sempron 64 vs. Celeron D 64

Battle of the 64-bit Budget CPU - Sempron 64 vs. Celeron D 64

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Mar 7, 2006 5:00 am |

Summary:

Which budget 64-bit CPU platform offers the best bang for buck? Read on as we investigate Sempron 64 vs. Celeron D 64. Read the article.

Intel's newest processors - Smithfield 840 and Presler 955 XE

Intel's newest processors - Smithfield 840 and Presler 955 XE

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jan 6, 2006 5:00 am |

Summary:

Intel has just launched a new chipset platform (975X) and a couple new Dual Core processors. Let's take a closer look! Read the article.

ULi at it again, M1697 makes its presence known

ULi at it again, M1697 makes its presence known

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Dec 13, 2005 5:00 am |

Summary:

ULi are back in the game with the release of their powerful gamers M1697 chipset for the AMD64 platform. Read the review.

AMD Athlon FX-57 Overclocking - 3.54GHz with Phase Change

AMD Athlon FX-57 Overclocking - 3.54GHz with Phase Change

By:

Byron Johnstone |

Posted:

Jul 14, 2005 4:00 am |

Summary:

Byron Johnstone, our new writer from South Africa, is a complete overclocking nut and he loves taking all manors of computer products to the extreme. In his first article he has his way with an AMD Athlon... Read the article.

ULi Fights Back - M1695 Athlon 64 Chipset Preview

ULi Fights Back - M1695 Athlon 64 Chipset Preview

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jul 12, 2005 4:00 am |

Summary:

During Computex 2005 in Taiwan there was plenty of talk around town about ULi's fight back into the chipset scene. The company formerly known as ALi has sent us their newest AMD64 reference motherboard... Read the article.

nVidia nForce 4 SLI Intel Edition

nVidia nForce 4 SLI Intel Edition

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Apr 17, 2005 4:00 am |

Summary:

After many hours of blood, sweat and tears we've finished our look at nVidia's latest chipset for the Intel Pentium 4 platform. It's the nForce 4 SLI Intel Edition or as its become known around the labs... Read the article.

Intel 64-bit Desktop CPU comes to life

Intel 64-bit Desktop CPU comes to life

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Feb 20, 2005 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today we see the launch of the first 64-bit processor from Intel in the flavor of the Pentium 4 Extreme Edition with EM64T which is clocked at 3.73GHz. In this article we cover the changes in the new... Read the article.

Performance Computing - Q1 2005 (AMD64 and SLI Overclocked)

Performance Computing - Q1 2005 (AMD64 and SLI Overclocked)

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Feb 4, 2005 5:00 am |

Summary:

It has been 14 months since our last Performance PC article was published where we collected the best performing computer parts around and built up one of the quickest and most expensive systems of its... Read the article.

New VIA PT Chipset Series - AGP and PCI Express working together

New VIA PT Chipset Series - AGP and PCI Express working together

By:

Cameron Wilmot |

Posted:

Jan 31, 2005 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today we will see the launch of three new chipsets from VIA Technologies for the Pentium 4 chipset - namely the VIA PT880 Pro, PT894 and PT894 Pro. They wish to penetrate the Pentium 4 chipset market... Read the article.

AMD64 PCI Express Chipsets - nVidia nForce 4 vs. ATI 200 Series

AMD64 PCI Express Chipsets - nVidia nForce 4 vs. ATI 200 Series

By:

Shawn Baker |

Posted:

Jan 5, 2005 5:00 am |

Summary:

Today we are taking a look at two new Socket 939 chipsets for the AMD Athlon 64 platform from nVidia and ATI. Usually we would compare these two companies in the usual GPU wars but today they battle it... Read the article.

Intel 925XE Chipset with 1066FSB Support

Intel 925XE Chipset with 1066FSB Support

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Nov 16, 2004 5:00 am |

Summary:

If you can find the time to pull yourself away from playing HL2, we have posted an article which looks at the recent FSB speed increase from Intel with their 925XE chipset and Pentium 4 Extreme Edition... Read the article.

AMD Athlon 64 FX-53 (Socket 939) Processor Review

AMD Athlon 64 FX-53 (Socket 939) Processor Review

By:

Mike Wright |

Posted:

Sep 10, 2004 4:00 am |

Summary:

Mike has checked in with a review of the AMD Athlon 64 FX-53 processor today which is based around the new Socket 939 platform. After taking a quick look at what the processor has to offer in terms of... Read the review.

Pentium 4 moves house - New Socket and Platform surfaces from Intel

Pentium 4 moves house - New Socket and Platform surfaces from Intel

By:

Cameron Johnson |

Posted:

Jun 22, 2004 4:00 am |

Summary:

Last weekend Intel introduced a brand new range of products to the world for its Pentium 4 platform. With it comes a bunch of changes including the new LGA775 socket, DDR-II memory and PCI Express support... Read the article.

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