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AMD Phenom X4 B3 Stepping Analysed

AMD Phenom X4 B3 Stepping Analysed

AMD's Phenom has recently undergone modifications to make it more competitive. Can it now hold a candle to Intel? | Apr 7, 2008 at 11:00 pm CDT

AMD brings DDR-2 support to Athlon CPU platform

AMD brings DDR-2 support to Athlon CPU platform

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. | Jul 30, 2006 at 11:00 pm CDT

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

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

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. | Apr 9, 2006 at 11:00 pm CDT

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

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

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 FX-57 processor with Phase Change cooling. He shows us what the newest and quickest CPU from AMD can achieve at -12 degrees Celsius with the Prometeia Mach II! | Jul 13, 2005 at 11:00 pm CDT

ULi Fights Back - M1695 Athlon 64 Chipset Preview

ULi Fights Back - M1695 Athlon 64 Chipset Preview

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 based on their M1695 Athlon 64 two chip chipset solution. Read on as we take a complete look at the design behind the chipset and how it performs against VIA's K8T890 Pro and nVidia's nForce4 Ultra chipsets. Do we have a real new chipset competitor on the block? Read on and find out! | Jul 11, 2005 at 11:00 pm CDT

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

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

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 features we get down to the real issue and see how the expensive beast can really perform in today's current games such as Doom 3 against an older overclocked Athlon XP processor. | Sep 9, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

nVidia nForce3 250 - Athlon 64 Chipset Design Done Right

nVidia nForce3 250 - Athlon 64 Chipset Design Done Right

nVidia's new nForce3 250 chipset is an innovative product for the AMD Athlon 64 platform which includes the majority all in one Media and Communications Processor with native Gigabit networking. Read on find out why we think it is Athlon 64 Chipset Design Done Right as we take nVidia's reference motherboard for a spin! | Apr 20, 2004 at 11:00 pm CDT

AMD Athlon 64 Chipset Royal Rumble - December 2003

AMD Athlon 64 Chipset Royal Rumble - December 2003

AMD has given us mainstream 64-bit processing and now we have a bunch of chipsets to join the joy ride. Today we pit all the newest chipsets from VIA, SIS, nVidia and ALI and find out who our best choice is for our Athlon 64 powered motherboard! | Nov 29, 2003 at 11:00 pm CST

AMD Athlon 64 Performance Computing - The heat is on!

AMD Athlon 64 Performance Computing - The heat is on!

We collected high-end performance parts from AMD, ABIT, ATI, GeCube, Mushkin, Maxtor, VIA and Thermaltake and built the fastest possible Athlon 64 desktop computer around. The heat is on - become part of the action and read about what this high-powered system is capable of! | Nov 22, 2003 at 11:00 pm CST

VIA K8T800 Chipset Preview - Dual Opteron in Action

VIA K8T800 Chipset Preview - Dual Opteron in Action

It has been a long time coming but we are finally reaching the beginning stages of 64-bit mainstream computing. AMD has been the first to bring a 64-bit processor to the market with any true support in the Opteron. VIA is one of the key chipset companies supporting AMD64 and today Shawn "Toxic" Baker takes a preview look at their new K8T800 chipset with AMD Opteron 242 and 244 processors. 64-bit computing is boarding - don't miss the train! | Aug 24, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

Survival of the Fittest - Intel Pentium 4 3.2GHz vs. AMD Athlon XP 3200+

Survival of the Fittest - Intel Pentium 4 3.2GHz vs. AMD Athlon XP 3200+

Later on today Intel will release its newest and fastest desktop processor yet - the Pentium 4 at 3.2GHz on an 800MHz quad-pumped FSB. It is a 200MHz jump over their previous processor and 1GHz faster than AMD's fastest desktop processor. Today Cameron "Sov" Johnson gives us the dirt on Intel's fastest processor and puts it head to head with AMD's Athlon XP 3200+ for the survival of the fittest under our intense benchmarking suite. | Jun 21, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

Athlon XP Chipset Shootout - VIA KT400 vs. VIA KT400A vs. nVidia nForce 2

Athlon XP Chipset Shootout - VIA KT400 vs. VIA KT400A vs. nVidia nForce 2

In terms of the enthusiast, AMD Athlon's XP processor has now taken second stage to Intel's all conquering Pentium 4 processor and army of Dual Channel enabled chipsets. AMD continue to battle it out with the support of third party chipset manufacturers, VIA Technology and nVidia, who keep the Athlon XP in the battle for the enthusiasts' loot. Today Shawn "Toxic" Baker puts nVidia's Dual Channel nForce 2 up against VIA's Single Channel KT400 and KT400A chipsets. There can only be one winner, which will it be? Read on and discover the answer! | Jun 11, 2003 at 11:00 pm CDT

HighSpeed PC Athlon XP Unlocking Kit Review

HighSpeed PC Athlon XP Unlocking Kit Review

When the new Athlon XP hit the streets, many overclocking enthusiasts were concerned about the new style of L1 bridges. You couldn't just grab a pencil and unlock the processor anymore. But then along came HighSpeed PC with their unlocking kit and they claimed that life would be good again saying that it was very easy and effective. Come join Mike "Darthtanion" Wright as he delves into this little kit to find out if it works, and if it really is as easy as claimed. | Mar 12, 2002 at 11:00 pm CST

AMD Thunderbird 700MHz

AMD Thunderbird 700MHz

AMD "Thunderbird" 700MHz | Jul 11, 2001 at 11:00 pm CDT