CES 2011: MSI Masters of Overclocking Arena 2011

CES 2011: MSI Masters of Overclocking Arena 2011

MSI has been making quality products for years. This week during CES 2011 their flagship motherboard, the MSI Big Bang XPower X58 motherboard to the test. Overclockers were flown into compete in the MSI Operation Las Vegas Master Overclocking Arena 2011. Hosted at Pole Position Raceway in Las Vegas everyone there was having a good time. What kinds of scores were these world class overclockers turning in? Read on to find out!

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Editorial: What’s Wrong with the Apple TV?

Editorial: What’s Wrong with the Apple TV?

In our previous Apple TV article, we un-boxed the A-TV and detailed what you would need to do to get your media files to play. Basically, once you have them in a ‘container’ that iTunes can understand (MP3, M4A) you would drop and drag them into iTunes so that they are visible to Apple TV. You have to convert non-iTunes-compatible files by using a third-party converters like Super and Handbrake to allow iTunes to catalog the media. Read on to hear Ken’s thoughts on the latest Apple TV!

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IBUYPOWER Paladin XLC Phantom Series System Review

IBUYPOWER Paladin XLC Phantom Series System Review

Today’s toy isn’t a single system component, it is a complete system from iBUYPOWER! The iBUYPOWER Paladin XLC Phantom is a newly released system that is based on the X58 platform and has some of the latest bells and whistles! The question of the day is, how will it perform in our battery of tests? Read on to find out!

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Computex 2010: Booth Babes

Computex 2010: Booth Babes

Many of our readers have been giving very positive feedback on our aggressive coverage of the 2010 Computex. To keep up with the demand of our readers, we would not be giving proper coverage without showing what many would consider the best part, the booth babes! Look on to check out the booth babes that we could locate on the show floor!

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How To Install Windows 7 and  Media Center on a HTPC

How To Install Windows 7 and Media Center on a HTPC

Everyone wants to see Windows 7 information and today Legit Reviews shows you how to install Windows 7 Ultimate on one of our personal home theater systems! We also show you basic setup of Windows Media Center and Media Browser. Follow through as we have over 25 pictures that will walk you through installation of the 32-bit version of Windows 7 Ultimate! This is a must read for anyone that is thinking of installing Windows 7.

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GlobalFoundries 2010 Overview – Doubling Capacity and 28nm Ramping

GlobalFoundries 2010 Overview – Doubling Capacity and 28nm Ramping

GlobalFoundries announced this morning that they have completed the integration of Chartered Semiconductor and the two companies now operate as a single entity. Does this mean that GlobalFoundries is ready to deliver a knock out blow to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.’s (TSMC’s) dominance of the contract wafer manufacturing market? Read on to see what GlobalFoundries is up to!

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Leadtek PxVC1100 MPEG-2/H.264 Transcoding Card

Leadtek PxVC1100 MPEG-2/H.264 Transcoding Card

The WinFast PxVC1100 is an MPEG-2/H.264 transcoding card developed by Leadtek and features the Toshiba high-performance stream processor SpursEngine. The WinFast PxVC1100 has four Synergistic Processing Element (SPE) cores based on the “Cell Broadband Engine”. Read on to see how this single slot PCI-Express based low profile card does on our Intel Core i7 system!

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Gogo Inflight Internet Speed Tested and Used

Gogo Inflight Internet Speed Tested and Used

Wi-Fi access on airplanes is quickly becoming the norm and at least 150 American Airlines planes now now offer the service. The wireless service that us being used on AA flights is called Gogo Inflight Internet and it turns a commercial airplane into a Wi-Fi hotspot! Read on to see how fast it is and if it works well.

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CyberPower Gamer Xtreme 3000 System Review

CyberPower Gamer Xtreme 3000 System Review

With the launch of Intel Lynnfield, CyberPower has geared up to bring high performance gaming to a lower price point. Powered by a GTX 295 and overclocked CPU and memory, this Core i7-860 powered gaming machine has more than enough muscle to blaze through games of today and tomorrow.

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Free Homebrew VoIP with Google Voice and Intel Atom

Free Homebrew VoIP with Google Voice and Intel Atom

Google has revolutionized the Voice Over IP world by providing a free phone number that allows a user of Google Voice to associate all of their various phone lines to a single number. Now besides the well known features of voice mail and free SMS text messages, there is another hidden gem with Google Voice that could revolutionize the telephony industry by providing free VoIP service to anyone!

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How To Install Windows 7 from a USB Flash Drive

How To Install Windows 7 from a USB Flash Drive

Installing Windows Vista with a USB Flash drive was a tricky endeavor, but that all changes with the upcoming launch of Windows 7. Read on if you want to find out how you can install Microsoft’s upcoming operating system from a USB key with our step-by-step directions from either Windows XP or Windows Vista!

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Left 4 Dead Game Review

Left 4 Dead Game Review

Left 4 Dead is the next big game from Valve Corporation, the company responsible for mega-hit games such as Half-Life, Counter-Strike, and Team Fortress 2. Though the group who initially made this was Turtle Rock Studios, Valve saw the potential in the game and bought the company and integrated it into their own, much like they assimilated the creators of (and the rights to) Counter-Strike and Team Fortress. Read on to see our thoughts on this game title!

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Recycle Your Broken Computer Parts and Towers

Recycle Your Broken Computer Parts and Towers

Electronics often contain useful materials such as precious metals, glass, and plastics that should be recovered rather than buried in a landfill. Since older computers contain harmful materials like lead, cadmium, mercury, arsenic and PCBs they should be recycled, but how do you go about doing that? Read on to find out!

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Legit Reviews Stocking Stuffer Guide for 2008

Legit Reviews Stocking Stuffer Guide for 2008

With the holidays rapidly approaching, the Editors and Moderators of Legit Review have gotten together to come up with the ultimate Stocking Stuffer gift list for our readers. We wanted to show a few products that will serve as a perfect stocking stuffer items for this year. These are products that should be readily available and you won’t have to break the bank to afford them.

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