Subject: General Tech
Manufacturer: Creative Labs
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The Sound Blaster X-Fi is marketed as a sound card for the future, but does that mean you should buy one now? We go beyond frame rates to give you a different perspective on Creative Lab's latest sound card.

Update Nov 3rd, 2005: NF4 and X-Fi seem to have some compatibility issues.

Manufacturer: Antec
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Introduction

The new Antec Phantom 500 power supply is a more powerful version of the fan-less Phantom 350. It incorporates hybrid fan technology, which allows the PSU to produce up to 500 watts of continuous power while still operating in silent mode most of the time.

Subject: Mobile
Manufacturer: Compaq
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Introduction

Compaq Presario V2410 Turion 64 laptop is the only game in town for a 14" WXGA display and 64-bit processing. It's a slim laptop with killer looks, but is it lacking where it counts?

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Manufacturer: Asus
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Introduction and Specifications

Asus has just released the worlds fastest video card! Don't believe me? How about dual 7800 GTs in a single PCI Express slot? Oh, and it comes with an external power supply too...

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Manufacturer: BFG Tech
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Introduction

BFG has a 7800 GT card with a pre-installed water block on it for the extreme enthusiast market. How does water cooling affect overclocking and performance?

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Manufacturer: ATI
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Introduction

ATI is ready to unveil its R520 architecture at long last in the form of not one card, but an entire family! Does it have the power to unseat the 7800 series from NVIDIA finally?

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Manufacturer: ATI
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The CrossFire Saga Continues

ATI launched their CrossFire product one week ago with the promise of immediate availability. We still can't find it.

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Subject: Mobile
Manufacturer: NVIDIA
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Intro and Specifications

NVIDIA has readied their mobile version of the widely appraised 7800 GTX GPU and is ready to share the information with us, and you. And you can order your system with this GPU today!

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Manufacturer: ATI
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Reintroduction and Rendering Modes

ATI has finally released CrossFire technology to the world in form of the X850 XT master card. Can it stand up to the best NVIDIA can throw at it? What about the second best? Does CrossFire bring the value ATI promised all those months ago?

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Subject: Chipsets
Manufacturer: NVIDIA
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NVIDIA's Return to Integrated GPUs

NVIDIA has readied its first integrated chipset since the nForce2 and is going to try and take the AMD market by storm by offering HD output for the first time on a motherboard.

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Manufacturer: Asus
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Introduction and Specifications

Asus's latest video card is based on the GeForce 7800 GTX chip and returns to a two-slot cooling design in order to offer enthusiasts a higher degree of freedom in overclocking. Did they succeed?

Subject: Motherboards
Manufacturer: Elitegroup
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Introduction & Specs

Hot on the heels of ECS' Editor Day, they hit us back with the SLI model of the KN1 Extreme motherboard. They tell us that overclocking has improved, but is it really? More importantly does ECS manage to score with features and price again?

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Manufacturer: Intel
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A New Micro-Architecture

Even though PCPer isn't in San Francisco for this fall's IDF, that doesn't mean we are going to let the information pass us by. We grabbed some slides from Intel's presentation of their new architecture to share with you all.

Manufacturer: Asetek
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Introduction

The new VapoChill Micro Ultra Low Noise HSF uses vapor chamber technology instead of traditional heat pipes to cool the CPU and comes fitted with a low-speed, ultra low-noise fan.

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Subject: Motherboards
Manufacturer: Abit
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Introduction and Specifications

Abit has brought the Fatal1ty name to the AMD market with a new SLI product. With a great little bundle and lots of new and unique features.

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Manufacturer: Asus
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The Asus N7800 GTX TOP

Asus sent us their new 7800 GTX TOP edition that claims to cool the card better for improved overclocking ability at the cost of a return to dual slot cooling. Is the change worth it?

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Manufacturer: General
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The BYOC and Vendor Area

Quakecon 2005 has come and gone, but that doesn't mean it didn't leave a good impression. Stop in here to see what you missed if you didn't attend the best LAN party in the world!

Subject: Motherboards
Manufacturer: Elitegroup
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Introduction and Specs

ECS is hitting the market with their very first enthusiast product. The package boasts some great accessories and an awesome price, but is the performance there?

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Manufacturer: NVIDIA
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7800 GT Specifications

Today NVIDIA unveils a new GPU, the 7800 GT. A younger brother of the latest GTX model, the GT offers a great mix of performance and a lower price. The XFX model we used in our review also comes pre-overclocked to top off the whole deal; and you can buy it now!

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Subject: Motherboards
Manufacturer: Asus
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Introduction and Specifications

Asus has sent over its 955X motherboard solution for the new dual core Intel processors. Does it have enough to offer to make you want to upgrade that aging system of yours?