Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 8, 2007 - 01:25 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The VIZO Master Panel II Expansion Interface offers a way to control fans and plug USB and audio etc ... into their sockets without needing give your PC a reacharound. It even gives you an eSATA plug for easing high speed removable storage swapping. Benchmark Reviews couldn't find a kitchen sink attachment, but it can certainly do everything else.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 7, 2007 - 03:05 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
FSP has been making power supplies for other brands for a long time now, but have never really sold them by themselves. The Everest 1010 PSU is a break from that tradition, and unsurprisingly it is a well executed kilowatt power supply. It has plenty of 12V power, modular cabling and it was able to take what the Guru of 3D threw at it without displaying increased heat, or noise
Introduction and Features
In addition to complete water-cooling systems, Koolance offers a full line of high-quality components for the DIY system builder, including of course, kool waterblocks. Check out how they perform on today's CPUs and GPUs.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 6, 2007 - 12:20 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
As [H]ard|OCP rightly points out in their huge cooler roundup article, the CPU coolers of just a few years ago would feel quite inadequate next to the ones enthusiasts use today. They would probably only feel comfortable around chipset coolers, something that didn't need to exist in the days of the K7. Now though, coolers are huge, and the biggest and baddest are represented, and [H] shows you which are the best.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 5, 2007 - 12:17 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Calgary, Alberta - November 5th, 2007 - CoolIT Systems, known for their high performance MTEC liquid cooling systems, today announced its endorsement for the new Enthusiast System Architecture (ESA), an industry-wide initiative that enables PC components to communicate thermal, electrical, acoustical, and operating characteristics in real-time. CoolIT's MTEC Control Center, along with other ESA-compliant applications, provide enthusiasts with unprecedented software control to achieve better performance and opti
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 2, 2007 - 12:07 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
It is hard not to stress how well Antec did with the Quattro 850W PSU. It offers quality that you would expect to see in a PSU that will run you over $200, for about $150. It is no surprise that Overclockers Online awarded it an editors choice rating.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 1, 2007 - 05:31 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Zerotherm's BTF92 Overclocker Edition carries on the very distinctive butterfly style of the original, but supposedly with increased performance. It's all copper design is rather attractive, and it will fit where some coolers can't go, thanks to it's 92mm fan. TechPowerUp! took a look at this butterfly's effect.
Introduction and Features
The new Corsair TX650W and TX750W PSUs are targeted towards value conscious users who want stable outputs, high efficiency and minimal noise with higher output capacities.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | October 30, 2007 - 11:59 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
ZEROtherm may be a new name in cooling, but you would never tell that from the performance of the Nirvana NV120 CPU Cooler. Think Computers may have tested it in a rather chilly room, but when you see it outperforming the Big Typhoon and the Ultra-120m, you realize this cooler is powerful. There are lots of r
Subject: Cases and Cooling | October 26, 2007 - 02:28 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Kingwin has produced a first for them, the ABT-800MA1S Mach 1 800w power supply. That doesn't mean that [H]ard|OCP will go easy on it though, they put it through the same tests the other PSUs go through. As it turns out, it is a great first try, with some reservations.