A Torrid Affair with Graphics: April 2001 3D Market Update

A $399 GeForce3, NVIDIA's Spring Line, the NVIDIA/Kyro II marketing fiasco, ATI's Radeon2, and a farewell to the Matrox G800 all and more in this editorial.

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/23/2001

Intel Pentium 4 1.7GHz: Does the prophecy hold true?

The first speed increase for the Pentium 4 is upon us today. At 1.7GHz, does the prophecy of high performance as clock speed increases hold true for the...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/23/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: April 2001 2nd Edition

The Pentium 4 and Athlon are continuing to drop in price while video cards remain relatively stagnant. Could it be the quiet before the storm in the graphics sector?

0 by Manveer Wasson on 4/20/2001

ASUS CUV266 Socket-370 Apollo Pro 266 ATX

ASUS brings to the market their first Apollo Pro 266 based motherboard and they bundle it with a 128MB DDR SDRAM stick.

0 by Mike Andrawes on 4/18/2001

Behind AnandTech - 2001 Server Upgrade

Hardware load-balancing, Linux, and DDR SDRAM. What do those three things have in common? They are all behind the latest upgrade to the AnandTech Server Farm. ...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/17/2001

VIA KT266: Second Round K.O.

Is a new BIOS update all the KT266 needs to realize its full performance potential? Think again. We managed to get 20% higher performance, but the key...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/16/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: April 2001 2nd Edition

Falling RDRAM prices, cheap DDR, and new Socket-A motherboards are all a part of this week's Memory & Motherboard Price Guide.

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 4/13/2001

NVIDIA GeForce2 MX 400 64MB

As NVIDIA attempts to regain some market share it is losing to both ATI and Matrox, NVIDIA has decided to split up the popular GeForce2 MX product into two...

2 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/12/2001

VIA KT266 Socket-A DDR Chipset: Third time's a charm?

The VIA KT266 is here, and it is the third Socket-A DDR Chipset to hit the streets. Is the third time around the DDR block going to be...

1 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/10/2001

MSI 694D Pro Dual Socket-370 Apollo Pro133A ATX

Although it's been out for a while, MSI's 694D Pro is still a favorite of ours when it comes to Dual Socket-370 motherboards. Find out how it stacks...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 4/9/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: April 2001 1st Edition

Unlike the NASDAQ, you'll want to see these numbers fall and they most certainly do. This week's CPU and Video Card Price Guide has all of the latest...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 4/6/2001

Socket-A Chipset Comparison - April 2001

Take the three most popular Socket-A chipsets, benchmark them in a total of 10 different configurations, and dig deep into the benchmarks to explain their performance as well as...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/5/2001

AMD Duron 900 and Roadmap Update

Today AMD cranks their low-cost Duron up to 900MHz and we also provide you with a look at the somewhat modified future of AMD processors. Find out how...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/2/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: April 2001 1st Edition

Higher bandwidth memory solutions fall in price once again, it's clear where the market is headed and PC133 isn't it. Find out what the best buys are in...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 4/1/2001

Iwill DVD266-R Dual Socket-370 Apollo Pro266 Preview

Only about a month after the release of the VIA Apollo Pro266 chipset, dual Socket-370 motherboards using the chipset have started to emerge. Iwill caught our attention by sending...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 3/27/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: March 2001 2nd Edition

The downward trend continues, as CPU prices for both Intel and AMD are headed south and NVIDIA products become more affordable with the announcement of the GeForce3. ATI and...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 3/23/2001

NVIDIA GeForce3

We have already told you about the technology behind NVIDIA's new GeForce3, now it's time for the moment we all have been waiting for: benchmarks.

1 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/22/2001

AMD Athlon "Thunderbird" 1.33GHz/1.30GHz

In their first Athlon CPU release in 5 months, AMD is back with the 1.33GHz and 1.30GHz Athlon processors. How do they stack up to the competition and...

0 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 3/22/2001

VIA's KT133A - Overclocking w/ the 133MHz FSB: The "Issue"

While some have reported outstanding success with overclocking their Athlon CPUs using the 133MHz FSB courtesy of the VIA KT133A chipset, there have been a surprising amount of failures...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 3/20/2001

VideoLogic DigiTheatre DTS: The Ferrari of Sound is here

So you've got your Athlon and you've got your GeForce3 on order but now you need to know what the Ferrari of speaker systems is to add to your...

2 by Jim Warren on 3/19/2001
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