CR52-M: CDRW ramps up to 32X

CDRWs are still finding their niche in many developing countries, but in the US, they are starting to show their age. MSI’s newest CR52-M produces solid performance, but...

13 by Kristopher Kubicki on 9/9/2003

ABIT KV7 (KT600): Budget Performance in a Small Package

Motherboard manufacturer ABIT is finally releasing their anticipated KV7 motherboard, based on the latest Socket A chipset, the oddly named KT600. Today, we take a look at what ABIT’s...

34 by Evan Lieb on 9/7/2003

Asus PC-DL Deluxe: 875 with Dual Xeons

Canterwood with Dual Xeon 1Mb cache 3.06Ghz Processors should be a system to be reckoned with! We take a look at the latest dually twist on 875 from Asus.

29 by Wesley Fink on 9/6/2003

Athlon64 Preview: nForce3 at 2.0GHz

With the Athlon64 launch just a few weeks away, we take a look at how Athlon64 will likely perform. Does AMD have another winner?

79 by Wesley Fink on 9/4/2003

LCD – For the Novice and the Expert

Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love The Liquid Crystal Display. With the explosive volume and growth of LCD sales, most of us are becoming experts on...

63 by Kristopher Kubicki on 9/4/2003

Price Guides August 2003 Part II: Hard Drives and Memory

This is our first week of actively tracking hard drives. Today we take a quick look at some SATA solutions, along with IDE and DDR memory.

13 by Kristopher Kubicki on 9/2/2003

Mushkin & Adata: 2 for the Fast-Timings Lane

Mushkin and Adata have taken a different approach to fast memory by providing memory that works at very fast timings at DDR400 to DDR433. How does it compare...

17 by Wesley Fink on 9/1/2003

Soltek KT600-R: Fast & Promising

Another plum-colored Soltek built this time on the VIA KT600. Soltek displayed impressive performance in their Single-Channel nForce2 400 board. Will Soltek be the best-performing KT600?

14 by Wesley Fink on 9/1/2003

Asus P4C800-E: Updating the Intel Flagship

Asus has updated their top-of-the-line P4C800 Deluxe to make it even more attractive to more PC buyers. Is the updated P4C800-E a real improvement – or just new...

30 by Wesley Fink on 8/30/2003

DFI 748-AL: First Look at SiS 748

DFI delivers the first SiS 748 motherboard with most of the tweaks and adjustments Athlon fans have been asking for. Does this new single-channel chipset out-perform VIA KT600...

22 by Wesley Fink on 8/30/2003

Searching for the Memory Holy Grail - Part 2

In Part 1, we determined the best Memory Configurations for the Intel 875/865 motherboards. Part 2 looks at the fastest memory available from a range of memory manufacturers...

77 by Wesley Fink on 8/26/2003

Price Guides August 2003: CPUs, Motherboards, Memory and Video Cards

August and July brought us several new products, including DDR500, single channel nForce2 motherboards and 256MB incarnations of ATI and NVIDIA video cards. Fortunately for us, we have...

17 by Kristopher Kubicki on 8/26/2003

Kingwin KT-424 Aluminum Case

Kingwin produced an incredibly successful high-end case several months ago. Today, we look at their mid-range case, which actually packs more features and performance than their high-end counterpart.

17 by Kristopher Kubicki on 8/18/2003

ASUS A7V600: Feature-Laden – Value-Priced

ASUS launches a KT600 motherboard loaded with features at a very attractive price. nForce2 Ultra 400 has won the Performance battle, but will ASUS tempt you to open...

19 by Wesley Fink on 8/17/2003

Soltek NV400-L64: Purple, Practical, AND Performance!

Soltek delivers the first nForce2 400 chipset board using the single-channel nForce2 400 chipset. Is it really faster than the more expensive dual-channel as many have reported? ...

35 by Wesley Fink on 8/11/2003

OCZ 3700 GOLD: Building High-Performance Memory

High-Performance Memory manufacturers use many tricks to coax the highest performance from their memory products. We look at the some of the processes OCZ has used to turn...

68 by Wesley Fink on 8/7/2003

MSI KT6 Delta-FIS2R (KT600): Feature Packed Fun

Today, we take a look at the third KT600 motherboard to hit AnandTech’s West Coast Labs. It’s MSI’s turn to prove that they can transform the KT600 into a...

15 by Evan Lieb on 8/5/2003

2003 Power Supply Roundup Part II: Better Faster Cheaper

Several months ago, we published our first power supply roundup. With a little more experience we took our second stab at the power supply industry, with over 18 units...

70 by Kristopher Kubicki on 7/31/2003

DFI NFII Ultra: Mean Green Dream Machine

DFI targets the Athlon enthusiast with a LanParty board built on the nForce 2 Ultra 400 chipset. DFI? Read on to see how an unfamiliar name has...

46 by Wesley Fink on 7/30/2003

Searching for the Memory Holy Grail: Part 1

One of the questions we are often asked is whether a particular motherboard can run with four DIMMs. With the Intel 875/865 Dual-Channel boards, we are realizing that...

42 by Wesley Fink on 7/27/2003
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