Intel’s Common Building Blocks For Notebooks

Intel’s Common Building Blocks For Notebooks

At the start of 2006 Intel launched their Common Building Blocks (CBB) program for whitebook computers and today Legit Reviews takes a look at how far Intel has come after the program has been around for nearly six months. If you are a system builder or a DIY enthusiast you might want to take a closer look at the 11 notebook models that are in the CBB program!

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XFX 7950GX2 570M XXX Edition Video Card

XFX 7950GX2 570M XXX Edition Video Card

Today NVIDIA unleases a new monster out on the video card market and while it has two GPU’s do not dare call this card SLI. With two GeForce 7-series graphics cores and 1GB of total memory this card is a beast on paper yet not power hungry. Read on and take a look at what XFX has done on their 7950GX2!

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Upgrading The Dell e1705 Notebook Graphics Card

Upgrading The Dell e1705 Notebook Graphics Card

Ever wish you could upgrade you video card in a laptop like you can your desktop? Well, you can… sort of! Take a look and see what we did with the Dell e1705 Laptop. Jason Petermann took his personal laptop and opened it up to show you how to upgrade to an NVIDIA 7800Go graphics solution. A must read for Dell e1705 notebook users.

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The Antec P150 Quiet PC Case Review

The Antec P150 Quiet PC Case Review

The Antec P150 Quiet PC Case is one of the latest cases in Antec’s Performance 1 series and packs a mean punch for under $115. With a modular 430-Watt Neo HE power supply, sound-deadening panels, a selectable 3-speed 120mm case fan and good looks the P150 might be what you are searching for.

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Looking At  the ForceWare Release 90 Beta Drivers

Looking At the ForceWare Release 90 Beta Drivers

Today we take a look at NVIDIA’s new ForceWare Release 90 v91.28 BETA drivers and takk a look at the latest control panel from NVIDIA. Featuring innovative multimedia, application, and display management, as well as gaming features this is worth a look. Come take a look at what these beta drivers look like and see if it is something you want to ty out!

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ECS C-19A SLI Motherboard Review

ECS C-19A SLI Motherboard Review

The ECS C-19A is the first board from ECS that formally supports NVIDIA’s SLI Technology in Intel platforms. With 8-CH Intel High Definition Audio, DDR2 667MHz memory support and support for the latest 1066MHz front side bus Intel dual-core Pentium D processors this ~$80 motherboard packs serious bang for the buck.

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Corsair PC2-6400C3 Meets AMD’s AM2 Processors

Corsair PC2-6400C3 Meets AMD’s AM2 Processors

Now that AMD’s AM2 processors have been unleased into the wild, AMD users now have to make the transition over to DDR2 memory as DDR1 modules will no longer do the job needed. Today we take a look at 667MHz versus 800MHz modules, different memory timings, and a 2GB kit versus a 4GB kit of low latency memory. We managed to increase DOOM 3 performance by nearly 19 percent as a result.

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AMD Launches The Socket AM2 Platform

AMD Launches The Socket AM2 Platform

AMD today launched their new socket AM2 platform for desktop users. The Socket AM2 from AMD is designed to enable next-generation platform innovations such as AMD Virtualization and high-performance, unbuffered DDR2 memory to the award-winning AMD64 architecture. Read on to take a look at what the changes are and how it will impact your purchases.

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Super Talent’s T800UX2GC4 PC2-6400 Memory Kit

Super Talent’s T800UX2GC4 PC2-6400 Memory Kit

The Super Talent T800UX2GC4 memory kit is a 2GB memory kit that is rated to operate at 800MHz with 4-4-3-8 timings. With upcoming AMD chipsets like the nForce 590 SLI supporting 800MHz DDR2 memory now is the time to start taking a look at various DDR2 brands! Read on as we introduce Super Talent for the first time and look at their memory.

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ASUS’s AGEIA PhysX P1 Card

ASUS’s AGEIA PhysX P1 Card

Today Legit Reviews has the ASUS PhysX P1 card on the test bench, which adopted Ageia’s all-new PhysX Processing Unit (PPU) that hopes to take gamers to a completely new level of video realism. Read on and see what the card does, how much power it consumes, what games will be supported, and our general thoughts on a PPU.

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The XFX 7600 GS PCIe Video Card Review

The XFX 7600 GS PCIe Video Card Review

The NVIDIA SLI-Ready GeForce 7600 graphics processing units (GPUs) unleash silent gaming and video on the PC. Today Legit Reviews takes a look at the XFX GeForce 7600 GS Extreme Edition video card and test drives it like you would. After playing current game titles, benchmarking the card, and overclocking it come see our thoughts.

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DDR2 Memory: Enhanced Performance Profiles (EPP)

DDR2 Memory: Enhanced Performance Profiles (EPP)

Enhanced Performance Profiles, or EPP, allows consumers to easily expose new, advanced performance memory settings built into high performance memory DIMMs for even higher levels of overall PC system performance. If you are using DDR2 memory or plan to on AMD’s upcoming AM2 platform then read on!

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The Alienware M9700 GoForce 7900 GS SLI Notebook

The Alienware M9700 GoForce 7900 GS SLI Notebook

The Aurora m9700 is the industry’s first and only 17″ mobile system to offer
the powerful dual-graphics capabilities of NVIDIA SLI technology. We take a look at this killer gaming notebook and show you the photos and general comments from the show floor at the Electronics Entertainment Expo here in cloudy LA.

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E3 2006:  The ABIT Fatal1ty Professional AN9 32X

E3 2006: The ABIT Fatal1ty Professional AN9 32X

Walking through the ABIT/Fatal1ty booth at E3 this year we spotted one of the upcoming NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI MCP motherboards on display in plain site. This is the first time that ABIT has shown off the final version of their board and Legit Reviews was on hand to bring you the photos. Read on to see the ABIT Fatal1ty Professional AN9 32X motherboard!

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The Kingston DataTraveler Elite – Privacy Edition

The Kingston DataTraveler Elite – Privacy Edition

Legit Reviews takes the Kingston DataTraveler Elite-Privacy Edition (DTE Privacy Edition) out for a test drive in our most recent article. The DTE Privacy Edition is the worlds first USB Flash drive that secures 100% of data on-the-fly via 128-bit hardware-based AES encryption, ensuring fail-safe security best practices without IT intervention.

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