Weekly Buyer's Guide: Mid-Range System - June 2004

This week, we continue with our weekly Buyer's Guides, for mid-range systems this time around. Some nice new developments have popped up, among other little tidbits of info during...

24 by Evan Lieb on 6/18/2004

LG GSA-4120B: High Speed Multi-format Champion

Considering DVD-RAM, but can't bear to ditch DVD-R or DVD+R? Look no farther as LG attempts to bridge the gap between all formats including DVD+R9.

17 by Kristopher Kubicki on 6/17/2004

Gearing Up For 64bit: Beta Graphics Driver Comparison

With the recent introduction of ATI's beta driver for the beta version of 64bit Windows XP, both major graphics vendors have shown that they are making headway towards the...

21 by Derek Wilson on 6/16/2004

The Return of 2-2-2: Corsair 3200XL & Samsung PC4000

It appears that the funeral for 2-2-2 timings was a bit premature. Corsair introduces 2-2-2 DDR400 and Samsung launches a new DDR500 memory using new chips that claim...

11 by Wesley Fink on 6/15/2004

AMD Begins Tape-Out of first Dual Core Opteron

AMD announces the beginning of tape out of the first dual core Opterons. While products are still about a year away, we get some early hints on specs...

20 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/14/2004

mmm...400GB

6 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/14/2004

The Birth of an Abit NF7 - A Factory Tour

We take you behind the scenes of Abit's Suzhou manufacturing facilities outside of Shanghai. Pictures, primers and new products are inside.

19 by Kristopher Kubicki on 6/11/2004

Future Format Frenzy: Digital Audio and You

With Intel's newest 8-channel digital audio process only a week or so away, we have some more info on DVD-A, SACD, BluRay and Azalia.

23 by Kristopher Kubicki on 6/11/2004

Your DVD Burner is Obsolete

We have 16X burn speeds, BluRay information, 100GB optical storage and recorder chipset information inside.

29 by Kristopher Kubicki on 6/10/2004

Weekly Buyer's Guide: Entry Level System - June 2004

This week, we continue with our weekly Buyer's Guides, for entry level systems this time around. Not much has changed in the last month on the entry level front...

41 by Evan Lieb on 6/9/2004

Samsung 172X: 12ms Response Time for 17" LCD

Samsung's retail 17" LCD breaks the 16ms response time barrier, but can they compete with existing 16ms and 20ms LCDs?

19 by Kristopher Kubicki on 6/8/2004

Q2 2004 Desktop Hard Drive Comparison: WD Raptor vs the World

We're finally ready to bring back hard drive reviews, and for good this time. Read on to see what our new test suite is like and how the latest...

50 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/7/2004

Computex 2004: Graphics Cards Galore

With tons of vendors scattered throughout the show floor, we did our best to round up as many shots of the latest and greatest graphics cards as we could.

16 by Derek Wilson on 6/5/2004

Fall 2004 Motherboard Preview: A Sea of New

New processors are coming from all directions and all of these new sockets need a home. We give you the low down on new motherboards featuring Intel 915/925X...

17 by Wesley Fink on 6/4/2004

AGP on Intel 9xx chipsets? We explain how.

At Computex we saw at least two Intel 9xx based motherboards that featured an AGP slot, contrary to Intel's claims of no AGP support in their 9xx chipset line...

15 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/4/2004

Apple's In-Ear Headphones and Sony's MDR-EX71SL - Searching for Decent In-Ear Headphones

We are after the best pair of in-ear headphones, and we have come back shopping with two of the most popular options currently in stores. Read on to find...

18 by Andrew Ku on 6/3/2004

Computex 2004: BTX at the Show

After much searching, we finally got the BTX information and pictures we were looking for. Read on to get the BTX at Computex experience, without traveling half-way across...

28 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 6/2/2004
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