Good graphics for under $100

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 29, 2006 - 06:31 PM |
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ATI's X1600 Pro is available for under $100.  It probably will not impress the hard core gamer with it's results, especially if you are used to anti-aliasing, but a casual gamer may well love it.  It is a VIVO card that lets you output to TV's, so drop by [H]ard|OCP to see what else it can do.

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Overclocked right out of the box, with a warranty to boot!

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 26, 2006 - 06:16 PM |
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[H]ard|OCP likes the idea of the idea of buying GeForce 7900's that come overclocked from the manufacturer.  Of course, as many have discovered, this means there is an abnormal amount of casualties, as some manufacturers may have pushed the cards too far.  Join them as they examine how the various companies have dealt with the issues that arise from the 7900 series.

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Everything you wanted to know about the 7900 series

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 25, 2006 - 12:58 PM |
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The Tech Report will fill you in on nVIDIA's 7900 series, from GT to GTX, and from 4 manufacturers, BFG, XFX, ASUS and BioStar.  Check out the comparitive benchmarks, and other qualities like availability and price.

Fatal1ty Partners with XFX

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 25, 2006 - 11:44 AM |
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Calabasas, Calif., May 24, 2006 - Auravision, Inc., master licensor for Fatal1ty Brand Products, today announced a partnership with XFX (XFX), a worldwide leader in the manufacturer of NVIDIA based graphic cards.  Under the agreement, Fatal1ty and XFX will collaborate on the design and technical specifications for a variety of graphics cards with a focus on the video gaming community.


"A graphics card is one of the most critical pieces of hardware that makes up a competitive gaming PC", says Johnathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel.  "XFX is the perfect partner to develop Fatal1ty bran

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RivaTuner 2.0 RC16 has arrived

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 22, 2006 - 04:25 PM |
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The Guru of 3D have updated their most popular tool, RivaTuner.  Read more about this updated tool that allows low level overclocking of almost every video card available.  If you already know and love it, the download location is here.

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Buy your graphics card a present

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 19, 2006 - 06:14 PM |
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Zalman provides the perfect summer outfit for your graphics cards.  Check out the review at Tweaknews, and see what all the hot VGAs are wearing.

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Mayhem in the mainstream

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 17, 2006 - 12:05 PM |
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This is no battle of the titans, but the 2 mainstream cards that [H]ard|OCP pits against each other are more commonly bought than the ultra high end models.  BFGTech's GeForce 7600 GT OC versus an ATI Radeon X1800 GTO, see who can claim victory.

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Announcing the Perfect Partnership: XFX and Fatal1ty

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 16, 2006 - 05:56 PM |
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Ontario, Calif., May 3, 2006—XFX, a worldwide presence in the manufacture of nVIDIA®-based graphics cards, today announced a partnership with Auravision, Inc., the master licensor for Fatal1ty Brand Products. Under the agreement, Fatal1ty will collaborate with XFX on the design and technical specifications of a series of graphics cards with a special focus on the needs of competitive PC video gamers. Future products will be designed for maximum performance and stability.

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Corsair teached their Nautilus new tricks

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 15, 2006 - 02:49 PM |
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Think Computers has posted a dual review, both reivewing the new GPU/VGA waterblock from Corsair, and examining the effect of adding more components to an existing watercooling loop. 

PC Perspective's PhysX Video Downloads Exceed 3.3 TB!

Subject: Graphics Cards | May 12, 2006 - 04:52 PM |
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Since posting videos of the PhysX PPU in action on FileShack, downloads for three of the four movies have exceeded 3.3 Tera Bytes. That's over 3.5 million MB of data transferred over 10 days. I'm not sure about you, but that's a lot of data!!


Check out the screen grabs below.