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The Consumer Electronics Show of 2005 is over and as we sum up the show for our PC-related technology readers, you'll find some interesting information along all fronts inside.
Introduction and Specifications
The Abit Fatal1ty AA8XE motherboard is the first in a series of products aimed squarely at the gaming community, featuring the brand of the world's #1 gamer. Can it live up to the hype?
The cavalier 2 provides good expansion capabilities, comes with a 300 watt PSU, can mount a full size ATX motherboard, and should especially appeal to those interested in building a HTPC.
What is PureVideo
NVIDIA is ready to debut its new video technology in an attempt to usurp ATI's continual advantage in the field.
NV44 - 6200 w/ TurboCache
NVIDIA wants to bring the majority of their 6000-series features down below the $100 price range into the entry level market; but with a card with only a 32MB frame buffer?
ATI Respins its X800 Line
ATI has a new winter line-up that includes the X850 XT and the X800 XL -- you might be surprised by which one we like the most!
Introduction - What is SLI?
We take a look at NVIDIA's SLI technology and see what performance gains you get on a host of different games.
Introduction & Specs
We take a in-depth look at the VIA K8T800 mainboard by Albatron. If you're looking for a motherboard with great audio features this holiday season, the Albatron K8X800 ProII could be for you!
Introduction and Specifications
Finally AMD gets a PCIe motherboard and SLI support. What can you expect from the Asus A8N-SLI Deluxe as a mainboard solution?
Stuck for gift ideas this upcoming Holiday? Come take a look at some of our suggestions and get your shopping done early!
ATI is announcing a new mobility GPU based on the X800 technology and one based on the X300 technology. We go over the basics of what has changed in this PCI Express-based mobile chip
Introduction and Testing Half-Life 2
With HL2 finally available, we spent 14 hours testing it with 9 GPUs and 4 demos to bring you a thorough look into performance on this new, best selling game.
Introduction and Reference Card
NVIDIA finally responds to our requests for a 6600GT card for the AGP market!
Today we look at two heatsinks from Swiftech that are designed to be high performance-low noise cooling solutions. The MCX64-V comes bundled with a quiet fan while the larger MCX6400-v leaves the fan choice up to the end user.
Introduction & Specifications
In a market saturated with nVIDIA and VIA chipsets, Elitegroup goes the SiS route with their ECS 755-A2. It's priced cheaper than most boards and the performance will surely surprise you.
Introduction and Card Layout
Asus delivers a 6800 Ultra card with a single slot cooler that may be the last, best AGP card we ever see.
The Hyper 48 HSF is designed to provide high performance cooling, be super quiet, and uses a universal mount that works with Prescott (LGA775), P4 (478), and AMD K8 (754/939/940).
Intro and Chipset Features
ATI throws its hat into the AMD chipset ring with a chipset that supports PCI Express and a version with integrated graphics for the Athlon 64!
The PC AirCon is a small, solid-state airconditioner designed specifically for cooling personal computers.