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Lenovo ThinkVision LT1421 14-inch Portable USB Monitor Review @ ThinkComputers.org
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
When you are mainly a desktop user and are used to your home setup it is very uncomfortable and hard to get adjusted to a different system or a laptop. This happens to me all the time when I am traveling, especially because my home system is setup with dual displays. Laptops only have 1 screen, but what if I was to tell you that Lenovo has a light in thin portable travel monitor that you can plug into a laptop or PC that has a USB connection? The monitor I am talking about is the ThinkVision LT1421. Read on as we check it out!"
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

News: AMDs A10-4600M Trinity APU
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
AMD has pulled the curtains back on Trinity, its next-generation APU, which features new Piledriver CPU cores and Northern Islands-derived integrated graphics. Join us as we outline Trinity`s architecture and run it through a whole host of benchmarks, from old staples to OpenCL-accelerated apps and inside the second gaming tests."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT.COM

NVIDIA GTX 680: Windows 7 vs. Ubuntu 12.04
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Following up on the performance comparison earlier this month of comparing Intel Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge graphics between Windows and Linux, up today are the results of a comparison of Windows 7 to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS when using a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 Kepler graphics card."
  FULL STORY @ PHORONIX.COM

NZXT Phantom 410 Special Edition Mid-tower Case Review @ Hi Tech Legion
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the NZXT Phantom 410 Special Edition, NZXT went directly to the fans and asked them what colors they wanted their cases. Voting took place, and the top four color combinations have come to life as the NZXT Phantom 410 Special Edition. We took a look at the NZXT Phantom 410 upon its initial release and found it to be a truly excellent case all around. The Phantom 410 SE is a mid-tower case with clean cut lines that are designed by Johnny Hou at NZXT in his trademark styling, right at the cutting edge, while making an elegant impression. To add to this, NZXT has added top quality finishes to the Phantom 410 SE in gunmetal/black trim, black/white trim, black/orange trim and white/blue trim to make for an excellent housing for a truly showpiece build. In addition to great aesthetics, all of the features of the Phantom 410 have been held over./////"
  FULL STORY @ HITECHLEGION.COM

NZXT Switch 810 Full-Tower Chassis Review @ Techgage
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
* From cases to cooling, NZXT has something for everyone - and for every budget. With this review, we`re taking a look at the company`s Switch 810 full-tower chassis, designed for those who want solid design, big space, effective cooling, and can appreciate other smaller features not often seen on the competition`s products."
  FULL STORY @ TECHGAGE.COM

Tech News: Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home Network Storage System Review - NAS At Its Finest
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
External drives have given rise to NAS (Network-Attached Storage). Accessing and accumulating data at one central location has become all the rage, as HTPC, media streaming, and HDTV-ready devices and technologies have become more affordable, and thus have made the push into the homes of consumers. Our report today will examine the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home Network Storage System and, although it may be not be our typical review of SSD technology, it is storage just the same."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

Thermaltake Level 10 GTS Snow Edition Review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Well shame on me, and so much for forming preconceived notions. I somewhat discounted this case at first because it is so far removed from the ideals of the original case. What I should have done was look at this case for what it is. Frankly, it is a successful run at designing a case that is 1/7th the price of the original but still a very fluid and nicely finished mid-tower with one of the best hot swap systems in the industry. The GTS does all these things while managing to retain a wee bit of the Level 10 `cool` factor. The interior is nicely finished and makes for a good working space while installing components with grommets that actually stay in place"
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

 
[Affiliates News] Cooler Master Cosmos II Computer Case Review @ APH Networks
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 5:20P | Cases | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
APH Networks reviews the Cooler Master Cosmos II case. Is it as intense as its price suggests?"
  FULL STORY @ APHNETWORKS.COM

Diamond Radeon HD 7870 2GB Double Black Diamond Review @ circuitREMIX
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Shortly after the launch of the Radeon HD 7870, the only video cards available were clones of the reference design. Now that we`re past the initial launch period, new models of the 7870 are now available which deviate from the standard. The model we`re looking at today is called the Double Black Diamond. A step up from the vanilla 7870, the Double Black Diamond comes with an overclock of 50MHz to the GPU and 25MHz (200MHz GDDR5 effective)."
  FULL STORY @ CIRCUITREMIX.COM

EVGA GeForce GTX 670 2GB Superclocked Review @ Hardware Canucks
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
As the GTX 670 launched, many wondered what kinds of changes NVIDIA`s board partners would make with the final retail cards.  While Gigabyte, ASUS, Galaxy and some others went the route of fully customized versions, EVGA stuck with the reference design for their new Superclocked edition.  But other than increased clock speeds, EVGA has packed in a few additional surprises for us. "
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

GTC 2012: NVIDIA Announces GeForce GRID Cloud Gaming Platform
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Audio / Sound | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
NVIDIA GRID aims to bring the total latency UNDER that of current generation consoles. You still have latencies for capture, network and decode, though they are noticeably lowered. Game pipeline time is cut in half"
  FULL STORY @ PCPER.COM

GTX 670 & 680 Clock per Clock and GPU Boost Analysis @ Ocaholic
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In this article we are going to analyse two things: first the clock per clock performance between the GTX 670 and GTX 680 both clocked at 1 GHz. To do so we have bypassed the GPU Boost so the graphics cards have a minimum and maximum clock frequency of 1 GHz. Second, we have raised the TDP of our GTX 670 to see how the GPU Boost will react and what it`s impact on performance actually is. So let`s find out what`s really happening behind the scene, let there be light!"
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

Inno3D iChill GEFORCE GTX 670 2GB OC Video Card Review
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Another non-reference GTX 670 arrives in the form of the Inno3D iChill. Let`s see what it brings to the party."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

iPhone 5 Secret Pictures Revealed @ TechwareLabs
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Mobile Devices | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
For a sneak preview of the new iPhone 5 check out a gallery of pictures of the new sleek and sexy phone. Sporting a new Liquid Metal look that allows for a slimmer, lighter, and attractive feel. Could these be leaked pictures of the new iPhone 5 from Apple? Take a look before we pull them down."
  FULL STORY @ TECHWARELABS.COM

Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:20P | Notebooks | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Lenovo IdeaPad Y480 is an all-new 14-inch mid-size laptop that features Intel`s latest third-generation quad-core CPU and discrete graphics. It also has a solid construction and good overall performance. The display, however, has a lower-resolution compared to other similar laptops, which is a downside."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

ASUS P8Z77-V Deluxe @ Ocaholic
     Wed, May 16 2012 | 4:09P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The P8Z77-V Deluxe is ASUS` flagship model regarding the standard desktop models which support Intels latest CPUs. Therefore it`s able to score with a long featurelist and there are even some more interesting things to look at. The board of this series also have a very nice design and of course we`re really curious to see how this thing behaves in our new and updated benchmark parcours."
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC.CH

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Beginners Guides: Repairing a Cracked / Broken Notebook LCD Screen
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A broken or cracked LCD screen makes a laptop utterly useless, good thing PCSTATS can show you how to replace that busted laptop screen with a minimum of fuss and for less money than a service center charges. PCSTATS will be fixing a cracked LCD screen on a Lenovo T530 ThinkPad notebook, the general procedures outlined here work for any notebook though.
Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 Intel X79 LGA2011 Motherboard In-Depth Review
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The Gigabyte GA-X79-UD5 is an awesome 'Sandy Bridge-E' motherboard for anyone in the business of content creation, yet still nimble enough to take on multi-videocard gaming and overclocking at the end of a days work.
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