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Powercolor AMD Radeon R7 250X 1GB GDDR5 Graphics Card Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging While Nvidia’s GTX Titan Z and AMD’s R9 295 X2 graphics cards may be stealing all the headlines, the real battle between ...

April 14, 2014 at 4:55 pm by
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Sapphire R7 250 Ultimate Passive 1GB GDDR5 Graphics Card Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging Sapphire’s Ultimate series already has quite a reputation for consumers interested in passively cooled AMD graphics cards. ...

April 11, 2014 at 6:42 pm by
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Alleged AMD “Bermuda” R9 390X Specifications Detailed – 20nm, DX12 and More!

With AMD’s RX-2XX series now seemingly complete after the recent launches of the R9 295X2 and the R5 230, speculation is already hotting up for what might come next. ...

April 10, 2014 at 11:13 pm by
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8Pack Smashes 3DMark World Record With 4 MSI R9 290X Lightnings: 1300MHz Each!

When it comes to overclocking there is no bigger name than the MSI Lightning series, time and time again it has proven itself the GPU series of choice for extreme overclockers ...

April 9, 2014 at 9:34 pm by
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AMD “Kabini” AM1 Athlon 5350 APU (FS1b) Review – Winning at sub-$60?

Introduction Today we are looking at AMD’s new AM1 platform and given that I am writing with the realms of a traditional “tech enthusiast” website ...

April 9, 2014 at 4:53 pm by
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AMD Radeon R9 295X2 8GB Graphics Card Review

Introduction The AMD Radeon R9 295X2 graphics card is finally upon us. I know a lot of people have been eagerly awaiting this graphics card for the last few months – I ...

April 8, 2014 at 8:32 pm by
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XFX R9 280 Double Dissipation Black Edition OC 3GB Graphics Card Review

Introduction The AMD HD 7950 was probably the best GPU of the entire HD 7000 series in my honest opinion. It offered stellar value for money for high performance gaming ...

April 7, 2014 at 1:59 pm by
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HIS Radeon R7 250 iCooler Boost Clock 1GB GDDR5 Graphics Card Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging When it comes to gaming on a strict budget there are a tonne of choices: AMD’s R7 240, R7 250 and R7 250X all fall beneath the ...

April 5, 2014 at 9:03 am by
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AMD XFX Radeon R7 250 Core Edition Passive 1GB GDDR5 Graphics Card Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging While the low-end graphics card market is fairly monotonous, passive graphics cards always make for interesting system builds and ...

April 3, 2014 at 11:40 am by
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AMD XFX Radeon R7 240 Core Edition Passive 2GB DDR3 Graphics Card Review

Introduction, Specifications and Packaging The R7 240 may not be the most exciting graphics card to review but I think this review will still be interesting for a number of ...

April 1, 2014 at 9:15 am by
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AMD Kaveri A10-7850K Overclocking – Unleashing GCN’s Potential

Introduction AMD’s Kaveri K Series APUs have a wealth of untapped performance potential: out of the box they come with a modest 720MHz GPU core clock speed, yet anyone ...

March 20, 2014 at 2:46 pm by
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4K Gaming Showdown – AMD R9 290X CrossFire Vs Nvidia GTX 780 Ti SLI

Introduction When I wrote our first “4K Gaming Showdown” article, nearly 6 months ago, the article was very popular among our readers. However, one of the most ...

March 19, 2014 at 10:29 am by
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Powercolor R9 290X PCS+ 4GB Graphics Card Review

Introduction The rationale for owning a graphics card like the R9 290X is that it is an absolute price to performance champion for driving high resolution and multi-monitor ...

March 17, 2014 at 3:18 pm by
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MSI Reveal Next-Generation Intel Gaming Series Motherboards

With Intel’s new enthusiast Z97 motherboard platform not that far away, motherboard vendors are gearing up to show off their new product ranges. MSI have revealed to us ...

March 14, 2014 at 5:14 pm by
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MSI Z87I Gaming AC (LGA 1150) Mini-ITX Motherboard Review

Introduction The mini-ITX trend continues to gain ground in the desktop market as enthusiasts look to make cooler, sexier and more compact systems. To an extent the shift ...

March 7, 2014 at 1:23 pm by


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