Cases/Cooling/PSUs

High-performance gaming PCs do not have to be big, and the rising popularity of SFX systems among gamers proves that many people already know it. Along these lines, EVGA on Thursday became yet another high-end brand to enter the market of SFX power supplies. The EVGA SuperNova GM SFX PSUs are rated for up to 650 W output, feature modular design, use reliable capacitors, and come with a base seven-years warranty. The EVGA SuperNOVA GM SFX lineup of power supplies includes three SKUs rated for 450 W, 550 W, and 650 W maximum load. All three models are compliant with the SFX12V V3.3 and ATX12V V2.4 specifications and carry the 80 Plus Gold certification badge. The power supplies come in standard 100-mm depth chassis and...

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

ClearPC, C3 and BeanTech: The Clear Chassis Comparison

Acrylic PC cases have gained popularity over recent months. Fortunately, we were able to get our hands on some of the more mainstream clear enclosures. Its time...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 3/15/2003

Xaser III Aluminum: ThermalTake drops Chenming

ThermalTake completely redesigned their Xaser II series cases with their newest Aluminum chassis revision. No longer do they rely on the Chenming chassis platform, but a new and...

1 by Kristopher Kubicki on 2/20/2003

4-Way Power Supply Shootout: Vantec, Enermax, ThermalTake, Antec

2002 brought us several new power supplies each with a competitive edge. Today we take a look at a few of these units in our first installment of...

6 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/17/2003

Cooler Master ATC-201A: High performance Aluminum

Cooler Master's ATC-201A has been getting a lot of publicity because of its high performance design. We take a look at why it performs so well and where...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/11/2003

Ahanix dBox: Standardizing LCD Case Controls

Ahanix devoted a lot of resources into their latest case, the dBox. Attempting to become the first case that comes standard with an LCD control panel, the dBox...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 1/9/2003

PC-9300 Aluminum: Lian Li Enters the Small Form Factor Race

As Shuttle reigns primarily uncontested in the small form factor market, Lian Li follows suit with Cooler Master and jumps headlong into the small form factor market.

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 12/2/2002

Comdex 2002 - New Meaning To The 'Cold Show'

Many are calling this the last and probably most uninteresting Comdex ever, but the cooling and case companies beg to differ. Get ready for an indepth analysis of...

2 by Kristopher Kubicki on 11/21/2002

Kingwin KT-436-WM Case: The Mod Dream

Kingwin takes a stab into the case market with an Al-Mg alloy behemoth based on the same design as the ever popuplar Lian Li cases. Is the beauty...

2 by Kristopher Kubicki on 11/12/2002

ThermalTake A6000B Aluminum Case: Quiet Cooling

Its been a long time since we did cases at AnandTech. To welcome case reviews back to AnandTech, we bring to you ThermalTake's first attempt at an aluminum...

1 by Kristopher Kubicki on 10/11/2002

Low Profile Socket-A/Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - December 2001

With server rack space at a premium, building low profile 1U servers is an endeavor many are undertaking. But how do you cool Athlon MP processors in a...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 12/19/2001

Socket-A Cooler Roundup: September 2001

If you've got a Socket-A processor then this is the guide to read. Our largest cooling roundup to date. Read on as our resident cooling expert, Tillmann...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 9/7/2001

Socket-A & Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - March 2001

Quite a lot has happened since our last cooler roundup in November of last year. Not only did we see new products from previously unknown manufacturers, we saw the...

1 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/7/2001

Socket-A & Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - November 2000

With the Athlon running hotter than ever one of the most common questions we're asked is "What is the best CPU cooler on the market?" Our resident cooling...

2 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 11/21/2000

Socket-A / Socket-370 Cooler Roundup - July 2000

AnandTech takes a look at 9 of the best Socket-370 / Socket-A coolers on the market right now. Whether you're looking to overclock your CPU or just want...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 7/14/2000

AMK LAN-0334 ATX Mid Tower

AMK doesn't actually manufacture cases, but they do take other people's cases and modify them heavily. Modifications are primarily focused at massive cooling. The LAN-0334 is designed for being...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 4/10/2000

Fong Kai FK-320ATX Mid Tower ATX

Finding a good case is tough, so when we stumbled across the excellent FK-603, we decided to check out bigger and better things from Fong Kai. Enter the...

1 by Mike Andrawes on 4/5/2000

Senfu Watercooler Unit

As the clock speed of today's processors increases, so does the amount of heat that they dissipate. The quest for more efficient cooling techniques has lead companies to...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/22/2000

Athlon Cooler Roundup (March 2000)

Three new heatsinks have made it into our labs since last month's roundup. Looking to cool that Athlon of yours? Read on to find out if the...

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/13/2000

Athlon Heatsink Roundup (February 2000)

A comparison of ten Athlon heatsinks available, with a special focus on high performance heatsinks suitable for overclocking

0 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 2/21/2000

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