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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
HighSpeed PC has created the Techstation to help enthusiasts keep their hardware easy to access and swap out parts, as well as give a little more security and saftey to the hardware. Is this a product that you need for your bench? Take a read of this article and find out, but beware this one is aimed at enthusiasts!
The Termaltake Matrix VX is rumored to be Light as a feather, but solid as a rock. Today we take a look at Thermaltake’s new all-aluminum Matrix VX VD3000SWA computer case. The stylish mesh front panel provides maximum ventilation for the packed room at your local LAN party. Read on to see if the Matrix VX is worth your money.
The Plantronics Pulsar 590 Series Bluetooth Stereo Headsets are said to deliver the ultimate in wireless freedom. With up to 12 hours of talk time and 10 hours of listen time, you can enjoy wireless stereo listening on laptops, PCs, TVs, DVD and MP3 players. Legit Reviews has had the 590A on the test bench and is ready to report the results!
Do you ever look at your phone and wonder why you spent so much money on a phone with a million features, but only use a few of them? I had one of those evenings the other night with my Treo 650 and figured I’d try and do something new with my Treo 650 smartphone – I wanted to play DVD movies on it! Read on to see how do to it!
The OCZ USB 2.0 Rally Flash Drive is all about speed and today Legit Reviews takes a look at the flash drive and how it works after six months of daily abuse. Even if we abused it a little too much at least we had the piece of mind since the Rally comes backed with a lifetime warranty! Read on and take a peak at the OCZ Rally Flash Drive!
Using the Asus A8R32-MVP motherboard that features the CrossFire Xpress 3200 chipset we ran a pair of X1600 Pro video cards to see how they performed versus a number of other graphics cards from ATI and nVidia. Read on and see what we think of ATI’s dongle free CrossFire solution.