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Intel slashes desktop CPU prices

Chip giant Intel has cut the prices of many of their mainstream desktop CPUs by between 11 and 19 percent.As usual, they have offered no real explanation for the cut, but today's current financial instability may have played a ...

10 years ago

Asus P7P55D Evo LGA-1156 Motherboard Preview

In the first Preview on eTeknix we are proud to introduce the first LGA-1156 motherboard in the UK, the Asus P7P55D Evo, which is designed to use the new Lynnfield processors that Intel will hopefully be releasing in a few months ...

10 years ago

Intel Core i5 750 and Core i7 850, 870 Coming September

With recent reports that socket 1156 boards are arriving in Q3 2009 it seems to confirm information that we may well see the Intel Core i5 750, Core i7 850 and 870 as early as September. All these of these CPUs will be LGA-1156 ...

10 years ago

How To Reset CMOS

Ever played around in the BIOS on your computer and messed up the settings? Sometimes even the most novice user to the most hardcore overclocker will at some point need to reset CMOS.The most common way to reset CMOS, is using the ...

10 years ago

How To Install DDR Memory Modules

This is our first how to video. The first of many where will you show you the simplest questions, and answer them in video format. Have you ever wondered how to install DDR memory modules into your motherboard? Whether you have an ...

10 years ago

Asus refuse to comment on nVidia/AMD laptop testing

Following our recent report on the nVidia laptop testing: nVidia alter benchmarks for Fastest Mobile GPU Crown, we made sure to get all sides of the story, including from Asus, who produce the 4870 mobile crossfire powered W90 that ...

10 years ago

AMD TWKR CPU ends up on eBay

One of AMDs TWKR Processors has ended up on eBay, but don't worry it's all for a good cause. Earlier in July AMD very quietly launched its Phenom II 42 TWKR Black Edition processor to the overclocking community. With under 100 ...

10 years ago

Boogie Bug AimB.Pad XL Gaming Surface Video Review

Today we are looking at the HUGE Boogie Bug AimB.Pad XL Gaming Surface. This is a very unique product which spans 450mm x 900mm and is perfect for people who need a lot of room for mouse ...

10 years ago

EA report that CandC 4 requires a constant internet connection

Following the recent official announcement of C&C4 that we reported on earlier in the week, Command & Conquer 4 Officially Announced!, more details have emerged and one that has caught the attention of many is that C&C 4 will require ...

10 years ago

AMD have yet to Comment on nVidia Laptop Testing Fiasco

AMD, who are at the centre of the recent accusations that nVidia altered benchmarks in their Laptop GPU test, have yet to comment on the story despite being contacted by eTeknix. nVidia did however get in touch to set the record ...

10 years ago

O2 to lose its hold on the iPhone

O2, currently the only UK mobile provider to offer the iPhone will lose its exclusive deal in September, when its current 2 year agreement with Apple comes to an end. After which both T-Mobile and Orange will stock the iPhone 3G in ...

10 years ago

XTracPads Logic Mousepad Surface Video Review

Today we are looking at the XTracPads Logic mousepad surface. This particular surface comes in a variety of 3 designs and is an adhesive mouse surface, unlike anything i have ever seen or used ...

10 years ago

Windows 7 release date confirmed

You may remember us informing you that Windows 7 was boxed and ready and at the highlight of the pre-product launch Microsoft were defending the pricing structure. It has now come to light that a release date has been set in stone. ...

10 years ago

nVidia respond to benchmark claims

A previous article of ours “nVidia alter benchmarks for Fastest Mobile GPU Crown” claimed that nVidia had altered benchmarks to show that the Alienware M17x with dual GTX 280M SLi graphics was the world's most powerful mobile GPU ...

10 years ago

Command and Conquer 4 Officially Announced!

[COLOR=black]After several accidental announcements through twitter and a less than vague survey, EA have now officially announced that Command & Conquer 4 is in development and has been for many months. Although a release date ...

10 years ago

nVidia alter benchmarks for Fastest Mobile GPU Crown

California based GPU and chipset manufacturer nVidia has been accused of altering benchmarks to show that their dual GTX 280M SLi powered laptop; the Alienware M17x has the world's most powerful mobile GPU setup. The system nVidia ...

10 years ago

AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Review

Today we are looking at the AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition AM3 processor. This specific CPU runs at 125w and is AMD's flagship processor at the present time.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFEHzbQkEw4

10 years ago

Jetway MA3-79GDG Combo Motherboard Video Review

As DDR3 pokes its ugly expensive head into the AMD world, Jetway decided to make the transition from AM2 to AM3 as pleasant as possible. The MA3-79GDG Combo Motherboard gives you the ability to use the cheaper DDR2 variant or more ...

10 years ago

Gelid Solutions GC-2 Thermal Compound Video Review

This is the last in our series of thermal compounds that we've been looking at, as of late. Last time we looked at the GC-Extreme Thermal Compound which was aimed more at the hardcore overclocker who wanted the best performing results ...

10 years ago

Gelid Solutions GC-Extreme Thermal Compound Video Review

Lately we've been looking at a few different thermal compounds and this time up we're looking at one aimed at the high end user and overclocker so we should be expecting better results than the premium thermal compounds that most ...

10 years ago

AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition coming soon!

AMD have plans to release processors with the Deneb core all the way up to 4GHz stock by 2010.We already have the ability to purchase the newest AMD Phenom II X4 955 3.2GHz Black Edition chips, so next in line would be the ...

10 years ago

Pirate Bay retrial rejected

The four men behind the popular torrent website The Pirate Bay asked recently for a retrial. Today it was heard that a Swedish court has thrown out that request.In April 2009, the four men were found guilty of promoting ...

10 years ago

Intel Core 2 price drops

For once in their existence, Intel are seeing sense with pricing and having a long think over how to stay competitive with rival's AMD as they focus on their newest AM3 platform.AMD have always had the edge over Intel with ...

10 years ago

Single PCB GTX 295s Still Very Rare!

Nvidia still has yet to ship any meaningful quantities of the new single PCB GTX 295 card to their partners, so these new cards have become rather rare. While the normal dual-PCB 295 cards are readily available the newer revision ...

10 years ago

Michael Jackson dies, aged 50

  Not hardware news, but very important none the less, especially in my life, if not many other millions of peoples lives. It was announced yesterday that legendary entertainer Michael Jackson died at the young age of 50 after ...

10 years ago

Microsoft defend Windows 7 pricing structure

Early today we published an article featuring Microsoft's new Windows 7 pricing structure, as well as some pictures of the box art.A lot of concerned potential customers sparked outrage at the pricing, saying it was too ...

10 years ago

Windows 7 boxed and ready

The past few weeks has led to many internet discussions over the pricing structure of the eagerly anticipated operating system from software leader, Microsoft.Windows 7′s official pricing structure and box art work has now been ...

10 years ago

Iron Maiden DLC for Rock Band

What an excellent coincidence that i decide to inform you about this new available DLC for Rock Band when it is actually 2 minutes to midnight.Released on Monday 8th June, owners of an Xbox LIVE Gold subscription can now get ...

10 years ago

iPhone 3GS Exploit Discovered

A recent blog post by George Hoetz (GeoHotz) has put up an image of what can only be described as a new “exploit”.This exploit is for the iPhone 3GS.We can clearly see in the picture, that it is a modified version of iBoot. ...

10 years ago

iPhone software jailbroken and unlocked

The guys from the iPhone dev team have released the eagerly anticipated ultrasn0w software which gives the ability for users of the new iPhone 3.0 software to unlock their devices for use with other networks.I can confirm that ...

10 years ago

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