When most people think of LAN parties they think of gaming with friends or paying to play games. Recently a St. Louis LAN party was able to something a bit different. They raised over $2100 for katrina victims by hosting a chairty LAN. Read on and see how this small group of gamers was able to make a difference.
Today we bring you a special treat. We hooked one of our forum members with all the latest hardware and told him to find a notebook chassis that he wanted to build. He got the parts, ordered the notebook, and wrote up an article on his experience. Read on to find out how a first timer built his first notebook.
Today Legit Reviews takes a look at the latest and greatest from Crucial Technologies, the Ballstix PC4000 2GB kit. While the PC4000 may look like any other modules with its 3-4-4-8 timings, don’t be fooled. We take a look at this PC-4000 memory kit and give you our thoughts.
In terms of notebooks they have advanced greatly over the past couple years. They have gone from bulky black suit cases to small wireless workstations that can easily play current game titles. If you say “Centrino” everyone knows what you are talking about, but are notebooks worthy enough to be considered by enthusiasts?
The doors of BlizzCon have opened and we take you inside for a look at what you missed if you didn’t make it. For those who don’t know BlizzCon is a celebration of the Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo franchises. Read on to see what we think of the new WoW expansion!
BlizzCon is a celebration of the Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo franchises and the communities that surround them. Legit Reviews promises full coverage of this awesome event in true “Legit” style for the duration of the weekend. Read on for a peek at the day before the doors open.
Today, Legit Reviews takes a look at the Vapochill Micro, an air cooled solution for CPU’s. Utilizing heatpipe technology, variable speed fans, and the same coolant found in their phase change coolers, the Vapochill Micro features easy installation, super light weight, and the promise of 150W of heat dissipation.
The Sony Akono Headset HBH-662 is a Bluetooth headset that differs from most by offering caller identification on the headset. One of the major gripes of bluetooth headsets is that the user does not know who is calling. Sony answered the cries of consumers with the HBH-662. Read on to see our thoughts!
The GeForce 7800 GTX video card at $450 is priced out of the budget for a single video card, let alone two of these premium cards. The 7800GT on the other hand is priced just right at around $360. With widespread availability and unparalleled performance, the 7800GT is sure to be the most popular card on the market.
Legit Reviews has recently had the opportunity to look over three PC2-6400 memory kits from some of the most popular enthusiast brand lines here in North America. Our three DDR2-800 kits came from A-DATA, Kingston, and Mushkin. While all three brands are rated at 800MHz, this is where the similarities end.
Today we take the ECS KN1 Extreme SLI motherboard out for a spin. Looking at the specifications the board is based on NVIDIA’s NF4 chipset and features SLI technology, so should we expect to see a solid motherboard if done right. ECS told us to expect more from this SLI board than the original KN1 Extreme. Read on to see the results.
The Xion II case is a steel mid tower case that comes with everything you need in a case. This includes a 450W power supply, front and rear 120mm ball-bearing fans, and another 80mm ball-bearing fan in case window, all this at a price under $50.00. Read on as we assemble a system in the case and see what it can do.
ATI silently lowered its warranty from three years down to a single year on the majority of their desktop graphics cards, which has created some upset and confused consumers. We talk with ATI on the changes and examine how they will impact consumers.
Today Legit Reviews takes a look at some memory with some bling, Crucial Ballistix PC2 5300. The Ballistix line is specifically built for performance enthusiasts who want to push the performance envelope and LR does just that. Read on to see if Crucial’s Ballistix memory is the bling you need.
We got our hands on the DYMO Cool Clicks Talking Labelmaker and gave it a look on our weekend off. Dymo claims it combines the learning aspect of spelling with the creative outputs of labels that kids love, so they can personalize all their stuff. We just find it fun to label things!