Review Corsair Obsidian Series 500D Review
The Obsidian Series makes a welcome return.
The Obsidian Series makes a welcome return.
Ryzen CPU cores merge with Vega graphics for the first time on desktop.
Back once again, the latest BlackWidow Ultimate includes resistance to dust and water with an IP54 rating.
Per-key RGB backlighting meets dust- and water-resistance in this £120 outing from Corsair.
What lies beneath the heatsink of the GeForce 7800 GTX? Tim Smalley pops the hood and explains all the new technology inside.
The Bravo is an X700 from PowerColor that sports a passive cooler and some souped-up clocks. Can it compete with with a 6600?
Today, Richard Swinburne has a look at Shuttle's SN25P barebones chassis. It is based on the NForce 4 MCP and is capable of supporting video cards with dual-slot cooling solutions.
Today we have a look at OCZ's PC5000 EL Platinum memory modules - they're specifically tuned for the DFI LANPARTY nF4 series motherboards, rated at an astonishing 625MHz DDR.
Earlier this week, ATI announced its rival to NVIDIA's SLI technology, dubbed CrossFire. Here, we give you an introduction to the technology behind the dual graphics solution from the Canadians.
Fed up of playing Need For Speed on your keyboard? Can't hang with your console-owning mates on Tony Hawks? XFX have a couple of new cut-price gamepads that could be just the ticket.
We take a look at this full-size home theatre case from Arisetek. The Accent is a full-size ATX case that will look great on your A/V rack.
IWILL have upped the power stakes with their latest SFF box sporting not only dual AMD Opteron processors, but also NVIDIA SLI. We take a sneak peak at the mean, green machine ahead of Computex next week.
In our first ever review of a full-system, we take a look at a mid-range PC from Watford, designed specifically to be upgradeable and appealing to modders.
We collect our thoughts, together with NVIDIA and its partner's thoughts, in an editorial that looks at the raw deal that some buyers might be getting if they choose to buy one card now, and another later. We also sum up our conclusions from the week of SLI coverage.
We look at how far SLI is limited by your CPU speed. We match up a pair of 6800GTs with bleeding-edge, mid-range and low-end processors to see how real-world gaming performance scales.
The third part of our extensive look at NVIDIA's SLI takes us to evaluating the more affordable GeForce 6800 Std and GeForce 6600 GT SLI solutions.
Yesterday, we had a look at four NForce 4 SLI motherboards for Socket 939. Today we continue with SLI, covering the basics of getting SLI to work, while also evaluating the real-world gaming experience delivered by the GeForce 6800 Ultra and GeForce 6800 GT in SLI.
After a number of false starts, we finally begin our journey on NVIDIA's Scalable Link Interface. The motherboard is an important part of building a stable and powerful gaming machine. We take a look at four feature-rich NForce4 SLI based motherboards for socket 939.
Richard Swinburne evaluates a rather interesting motherboard from ECS: the PF21 Extreme. It's based on Intel's 925XE and ICH6R chipset, and advertises a 1.2GHz front side bus.
We take a final look at the 2005 CeBIT technology show, which includes submerged fans, iRobot cars, and plenty of self-referential digs.
Today, AMD release third party benchmark scores of its Athlon 64 X2 architecture. With dual core up on us, does it really make a fat lot of difference? We answer this question inside...
We pit a pair of air cooled heatsinks from Cooler Master against a new offering from Gigabyte
Today, ATI release their first consumer product with 512MB of video memory. We have already highly praised the Radeon X800 XL, and we discuss what this video card brings to the table.
Tim Smalley has a look at a budget video card from Club3D, based on XGI's XG42 GPU. This card is not one for the gamers, but could be the ideal video card for a Home Theatre PC system?
Tim Smalley investigates the overclocking potential of the Radeon X800 XL, and whether an additional power connector is beneficial to the enthusiast who is looking to find the best bang for buck.
Richard Swinburne takes a look at a Micro ATX board from EQS based on the Radeon Xpress 200G chipset, which includes a DirectX 9.0 integrated graphics chipset.
The first in Coolermaster's 2005 update range is here, and we have the skinny. Have the Taiwanese case kings managed to put out another all-conquering model? Or is it just another silly-named pretender to the throne? We have the answers, inside.
Tim Smalley snagged some high resolution photos of MSI's digital SLI bridge solution
In need of a beefy power supply to feed your new SLI setup? Enermax steps up with its 600W Coolergiant Noisetaker PSU
Tim Smalley evaluates three ATI Radeon X800 XL cards from MSI, Club3D and Sapphire