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Archive for November 12th, 2018

Gainward has a triple-slot GPU up it’s sleeve, too

Following the creation of Palit's triple-slot "Revolution 700 Deluxe" HD 4870 X2 (which has been a hot topic in our forum), it seems that subsidiary Gainward has a version of its own.




Full list of triple-channel memory emerges online

The launch of Intel's Core i7 processors bring with it a range of new motherboards and, as sometimes forgotten, memory kits. i4memory.com has now listed what's on offer.




Intel shares its plans to discontinue CPU’s in January

Intel will phase-out its Q9450, E8200 and E8190 on January 9th next year, according to TGDaily. Seven 65nm CPU's - including the E6850 - will also get the boot at this time.




Saitek Eclipse III keyboard emerges for pre-order

Saitek's Eclipse III backlit keyboard has surfaced for pre-order on Amazon. With a price of $79, the site note that shipping will occur within 2-5 weeks. More info here.




AMD’s first 45nm Phenom chips arriving this month

AMD will roll-out its first 45nm Phenom chips this month, if a report by DigiTimes is any indication. The Phenom X4 20550 and 20350 are clocked at 3GHz and 2.8GHz, respectively.




Thursday Sampler [11-06-08]

We just published our latest review, but what's happening in the rest of the tech world? Our Daily Sampler looks at Graphics Cards, Motherboards and Chipsets, Cooling and Cases, and Consumer Electronics.



Google abandon advertising deal with Yahoo

Google has abandoned its advertising partnership with Yahoo, following the U.S. Justice Department's vow to "preserve competition" in the online advertising market.




Core i7 may hit the streets on November 17th?

While a hazy "November" is all Intel has to say regarding Core i7's availability, TechReport have attempted to narrow things down claiming that November 17th is the aim.




VIA and Nvidia netbook platform plans terminated

The pairing of VIA's C7 and Nano processors with Nvidia's MCP79 chipset (which features the GeForce 9300M GPU) have fallen through, according to DigiTimes. More here.




Sapphire HD 4850 X2 reviews hit the web, finally

Our recent Wednesday Sampler was filled with reviews of Sapphire's HD 4850 X2, just in case you missed it (in which case you should head here and look forward to a night's reading).




Nintendo DSi sales surpass 170,000 in first 48 hours

While America and Europe will have to wait until next year to get their hands on the new DSi, its weekend launch in Japan saw sales pass 170,000 within the first 48 hours.




Seagate 1.5TB owners complain of random freezes

Owners of Seagate's ambitious 1.5TB Barracuda 7200.11 drives are complaining of long random freezes under the Linux, Mac OS X and Vista operating systems. TR have the low-down.




Lian Li PC-7FW mid-tower chassis review online

Hot on the heels of our recent NZXT Guardian 921 review, our labs have been home to Lian Li's PC-7FW. Can it live up to the high standard in which we've come to expect from Lian Li?






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