Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 13, 2006 - 05:27 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
850W of power, 6 smeggin' 12V rails and a 135mm exhaust fan, the Coolermaster Real Power Pro 850W means business. HEXUS does a full review of this powersupply, which might be very important if you are trying to set up a quad-GPU system.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 13, 2006 - 04:25 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Don't just rely on spyware checks, to really figure out why your computer is acting like it's on Valium you need to be able to recognize some of the common processes, both good and bad. Futurelooks steps up to the challenge, drop by to get a quick lesson.
Introduction and Features
The SilverStone Zeus 850W power supply is targeted towards high-end power users and gamers who want a power supply with plenty of reserve capacity that can support up to four video cards.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 9, 2006 - 03:22 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Taking a page directly from Apple, Microsoft's Zune player will have a huge assortment of accessories you can buy for it. You can even see a list of them over at CoolTechZone. The only problem I can see is that you can't buy a Zune yet, so why shop for accessories?
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 9, 2006 - 02:46 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
[H]ard|OCP reviews Koolance's new take on a watercooled case. While many features were updated, it seems that the CPU waterblock hasn't changed in 4 years. It does do well at giving you the ability to balance noise and cooling easily, so all is not lost.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 8, 2006 - 02:59 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Lake Forest, IL — (November 8, 2006) — BFG TechnologiesÂ®, Inc., the leading North American and European NVIDIAÂ® supplier of advanced 3D graphics cards, motherboards, power supplies and other PC enthusiast products, announced today the BFG NVIDIA GeForceÂ® 8800 GTX 768MB PCI Express™ and BFG NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTS 640MB PCI Express™ graphics cards, the first with MicrosoftÂ® DirectXÂ® 10 support.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 7, 2006 - 03:47 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Enclosing the top of a PSU in see through acrylic makes the Apevia ATX-IB 680W PSU very unique. Don't worry about the choice of materials, it does conform to "ATX12V v2.2 spec. Stating that in the event of a catastrophic failure the
unit must protect from Flame, Charred PCB, emission of molten material, and others". MODTHEBOX puts it to the test, to find out if it is as stable as it is attractive.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 6, 2006 - 03:02 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
When watercooling just doesn't cut it anymore, many turn to Thermoelectric cooling, like the CoolIt Systems Freezone Peltier, that Lee just reviewed. The other choice, at least without breaking out the liquid nitrogen, is to borrow technology from refrigerators, and get into phase changing. WaterCooling 101 has just published a guide to phase change cooling, and explain what it is and how you go about doing it.
Introduction and Features
The Freezone CPU Cooler from CoolIt Systems combines the features of an easy to install water-cooling system with multiple Peltier devices to produce a water-chiller that can deliver sub ambient cooling to your CPU.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 2, 2006 - 02:44 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The Thermaltake Kandalf has been redesigned with a liquid cooling system and given a LCS moniker. Tweaknews was really impressed with the original design, and it seems this new incarnation has learned a lot from it's predecessor.