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PC PowerZone has reviewed a couple of 550 watt PSU's, the Starnet 550 and the Antec TruePower 550 with some interesting results!
What's so important about a computer's power supply then? Well, a good PSU (Power Supply Unit) can make the difference between a stable and unstable machine, a highly overclocked machine can soon fail with a poor PSU and a hard-worked, 24/7 machine will soon cause a poor PSU to give up and die.More information at PC PowerZone
Ever though about a clear PSU case? Well the guys at SubZeroTech got their hands on one and take you through the assembly process.
More information at SubZeroTech
Over at AusPCWorld they get hold of Arkua's Socket 478 Cooler (868S-6M) and put the heat to it.
Cooling is a part of life, you don't keep your CPU cool you can have an endless amount of problems, especially if you want to overclock it!More information at AusPCWorld
Think back to the 3DFX VooDoo 5 days, The Inquirer is reporting that the ATi Radeon 9700 will require an external power supply.
It was easy to assume that even Radeon 9700 would need external power to be able to work simply as this chip will have about 50 million transistors more than TI 4600 chip, and is still the fastest chip on market.More information at The Inquirer.
Spiderman the movie is taking the world by storm, but it hasn't been released that long in Australia so I'm yet to see it. Coincidence or not, CoolerGuys have released some special Marvel Comic licensed Spiderman and Punisher fan guards, they are numbered and are only going to be a certain number produced and then that's it. Our first review sample found itself lost in the postal system, but another shipment is on the way, and I can't wait to get hold of them. In the meantime, check them out over at CoolerGuys, one of the companies which help us put the food on the table! :)
At Slautech takes time to check out the Cooler Master ATC-500 uATX case which is contructed out of aluminium and has 2x 5.25" external bays plus 5x 3.5" bays of which 2 are external and even features a motherboard tray so head on over and take a look to see if this case would suit you.
Do you have a In-Win Q500N case and a few warm HDD's that need some extra cooling? Well over at the Overclock Intelligence Agency they do and want to show you how they did their In-Win Q500N HDD Cooler Case Mod so head on over if you're interested.