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Archive for October 15th, 2021

Overclocking Intel?s Nehalem is ?almost as good as having a second video card”

Benchmarking and overclocking Intel Nehalem processors will be tricky, but Francois Piednoel claims we will see a ?dramatic? increase in speed. The trickiest benchmark of them all will be the ?Turbo Mode?, the processor will be aware of the environment it is in, and will change the clock speed according to temperature and current.

NVIDIA to offer an upgraded GeForce GTX 260 by mid-September.

The graphic card battle is getting more and more intense right now. We have been told that NVIDIA will upgrade the GeForce GTX 260 in mid September, offering an extra TPC inside the G200 GPU.

Lian Li introduces new Maxima Force power supply units

High-End computer case manufacturer Lian Li has announced a new range of power supplies, targeted at the gamers. The three models demonstrated today offer 470, 650 and 750 watts of continuous power, and all of them are compliant with the ATX 12V 2.3 and EPS 12V standards, they also boast an efficiency of over 80% which secured them into the 80 Plus certification.

Catalyst 8.8 available

AMD/ATi have released Catalyst 8.8. It can be obtained here. This update includes the usual patches and bug fixes.

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