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Liquid nitrogen flows at MSI's CES overclocking event
— 11:41 PM on January 10, 2011

Speed was the name of the game last week at MSI's Master Overclocking Arena 2011: Americas Final. The event was hosted at the Pole Position...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Lucid software lets QuickSync video mix with discrete GPU
— 2:54 PM on January 10, 2011

Several of the decisions Intel made when putting together the platform for its Sandy Bridge processors have combined to result in a bizarre and frustrating...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Two Mini-ITX Sandy Bridge motherboards coming from Gigabyte
— 2:23 PM on January 10, 2011

The low power consumption, improved integrated graphics component, and updated peripheral payload of Intel's Sandy bridge processor platform is particularly well-suited to the diminutive Mini-ITX...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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EVGA tackles Sandy Bridge with two P67 motherboards
— 2:04 PM on January 10, 2011

Although it currently offers five different motherboards based on Intel's P55 chipset, EVGA is simplifying its lineup for Sandy Bridge. At CES, the company briefed...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Xonar DG sound card squeezed into USB thumb drive
— 11:04 AM on January 10, 2011

We're big fans of Asus' Xonar sound cards. Numerous models have passed through our labs over the last few years, and most have won...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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Sandy Bridge goes Mini-ITX with Zotac
— 1:08 AM on January 7, 2011

CES — Unless you still haven't read Scott's excellent Sandy Bridge review, you'll know the deal by now: Intel's new generation of processors packs...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Gigabyte intros G1-Killer motherboard series
— 10:41 PM on January 6, 2011

CES — Gigabyte has been teasing a new line of motherboards for a little while now. At the Consumer Electronics Show, the company finally...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Corsair intros new cases, dips into speakers
— 8:27 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — On the eve of the official opening of the Consumer Electronics Show, Corsair previewed a number of products due to arrive in the...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Storage

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MSI shows next-gen motherboards, fresh graphics cards
— 3:39 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — Like most motherboard makers, MSI has a boatload of Sandy Bridge products to show off at the Consumer Electronics Show. We've already...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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XBMC hits version 10.0
— 10:50 AM on December 20, 2010

Putting together a home-theater PC and don't have a spare Windows license kicking around? Looking for a slick 10-foot UI to run on top...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Operating systems

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Amazon MP3 sales up, Apple still rules market
— 12:41 PM on December 17, 2010

More than a few of you will probably get iTunes gift cards in your stockings this year. And why not? With a whopping...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Several Zacate motherboards coming in January
— 12:38 PM on December 16, 2010

In the market for a motherboard based on AMD's new Fusion APUs? According to The Inquirer, you should have plenty of choices come...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Via quizzed on USB 3.0 implementations, Light Peak potential
— 11:47 AM on December 10, 2010

Thanks to USB 3.0, external storage is interesting again. The additional bandwidth offered by the SuperSpeed spec is sorely needed, and even budget external...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Zacate-equipped Gigabyte Mini-ITX mobo pictured
— 9:45 AM on December 8, 2010

AMD isn't going to release its Zacate accelerated processing unit for a little while still, but that hasn't stopped a photo of a Zacate-based Gigabyte...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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ASRock overclocks mouse port for Fatal1ty-branded Sandy Bridge mobo
— 11:33 AM on December 2, 2010

Professional gaming is big business. There is perhaps no better example of this than Jonathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel, who once sparred with our own Scott...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Zotac whips up tiny AMD mobos with SATA6, USB3
— 8:00 AM on December 2, 2010

Over the past few years, Zotac has made a name for itself as a purveyor of Mini-ITX motherboards with surprisingly potent components and expansion capabilities....

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Internet braces for new Netflix unlimited-streaming plan
— 1:48 PM on November 22, 2010

According to network equipment and software vendor Sandvine, Netflix accounts for 20% of all downstream traffic in the US during peak hours. As...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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PCI Express 3.0 base spec gets released
— 9:38 AM on November 19, 2010

Get ready for 16GB/s PCI Express x16 slots! PCI-SIG says it has released the PCI Express 3.0 base specification, allowing members to grab...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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