Author:
Manufacturer: Silverstone
Tagged:

Introduction and Features

The Element ST50EF-Plus is the first SilverStone power supply to receive the 80 Plus certification for high efficiency. And thanks to high efficiency, it runs cool and quiet, while delivering the same stable outputs we have come to expect from SilverStone.

Prettty up your PSU

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 18, 2006 - 02:00 PM |
Tagged:

Real men learn how to braid too ... as long as it's the cabling from a PSU.  (Female techies, laugh at them if you already know how to do this!)   VIA Arena shows you how to clean up the cabling in your PC once and for all.

Source: VIA Arena

Blue light special on turbines

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 14, 2006 - 01:34 PM |
Tagged:

Gideontech reviews the Aerocool Turbine 2000 120mm LED Fan, which happens to have 16 blades.  It claims to provide about 37CFM at just under 20dBA.  Head over to check out this fan, and it's blue LEDs.

Source: Gideon Tech

Gigabyte returns to watercooling

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 12, 2006 - 06:11 PM |
Tagged:

Legion Hardware looks at Gigabyte's 3D Galaxy 2, the follow up to their original watercooling system.  Find out what improvements they've made, and if they can successfully carry over their expertise in making motherboards to cooling them.

Power roundup, PSU shootout

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 11, 2006 - 05:54 PM |
Tagged:

OCZ, Sharkoon and Silverstone have each sent their toughest PSUs to Madshrimps, to participate in battle for top spot.  It looks to be a close battle, as each has 4 12V rails, with 750W total from Silverstone and 700W even from the other 2.

Source: Madshrimps

The return of the peltier

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 11, 2006 - 03:25 PM |
Tagged:

The Titan Amanda TEC is up for review at Virtual-Hideout.  Combining heatpipes and a Thermo-Electric cooler (aka a peltier device), you get some serious cooling power.  It is really not necessary for low power systems, this is designed for serious overclocking, and also manages to draw 50W off of your 12V rail, when cooling at full power.

Author:
Manufacturer: Koolance
Tagged:

Introduction

Koolance combined their latest 1kW liquid cooling system with an elegant Lian Li case to create the awesome PC4-1025 liquid cooling system. Can this beauty tame our red-hot 955 CPU with dual 7800GTS video cards? Check out the review and find out!

Spire's new case loves showing off it's insides

Subject: Cases and Cooling | September 6, 2006 - 02:14 PM |
Tagged:

Hi-Tech Reviews looks at the Pininfarina, the new stylish case from Spire.  Not only attractive looking, it may well be one of the easiest cases to work in.

Socket 939 roundup

Subject: Cases and Cooling | August 31, 2006 - 05:19 PM |
Tagged:

The Tech Lounge wants to help you get a little more life out of your s939 system.  By rounding up all the heatsinks they can find and comparing them, they'll help you buy one of the best ones, tweak your multiplier up a bit.  Overclock it far enough, and you might even feel like you have a new system.

"AM2 has revitalized AMD's K8 architecture. Core 2 has spurred the competition fiercely. Socket 939

has lost its leg up. Or has it?

Overdrawn at the capacitor bank

Subject: Cases and Cooling | August 31, 2006 - 03:46 PM |
Tagged:

Madshrimps look at 2 products from Clever Power, a CPU stabilizer and a VGA booster.  Both are essential huge banks of capacitors, which massage the electrical flow to your components into a perfect sine wave.  If you are having random power related problems, you owe it to yourself to check these out.

Source: Madshrimps