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NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 - Going For the Mainstream Jugular

NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 - Going For the Mainstream Jugular

NVIDIA is expanding their Fermi lineup with the GeForce GTS 450. Targeted squarely at mainstream and casual gamers alike, NVIDIA says it'll offer unparalleled performance for its price. We take four retail custom edition cards from Galaxy, MSI, Palit and Sparkle for a spin to see if this is the SKU that everyone's been waiting for.

GeForce GTX 460 Roundup Part 2 - Mainstream Bonanza

GeForce GTX 460 Roundup Part 2 - Mainstream Bonanza

The GeForce GTX 460 has been a massive hit for the company in the green and in part two of our GTX 460 roundup, we take a look at five fine examples from ECS, Gainward, Manli, MSI and Palit.

The X58 Motherboards You Can Afford

The X58 Motherboards You Can Afford

We all know that Intel's X58 platform is dedicated to the high-end segment. However, besides the extreme and expensive models, there are some that are closer to mainstream prices. Check out these relatively affordable boards from ASUS, Gigabyte and MSI.

GeForce GTX 460 Roundup - Sparking NVIDIA's DX11 Revival

GeForce GTX 460 Roundup - Sparking NVIDIA's DX11 Revival

The GeForce GTX 460 is the best thing out of the green camp for some time. We take a look at four factory overclocked cards from ASUS, Galaxy, Gigabyte and Sparkle to help you pick the best.

Extreme X58 Motherboards - All Hail the Ultimates!

Extreme X58 Motherboards - All Hail the Ultimates!

Even the most jaded observer will be awed by these motherboards based on Intel's enthusiast chipest, the Intel X58 Express. Get ready for the most powerful and expensive boards ever reviewed in our labs.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 - Mainstream Fermi Done Right

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 - Mainstream Fermi Done Right

The GeForce GTX 460 is based on the brand new GF104 chip that promises lower operating temperatures and better power efficiency. It comes in 1GB and 768MB flavors and we put them both to the test. Is the GeForce GTX 460 the mainstream Fermi we've long been waiting for? Find out in our full review.

ATI Radeon HD 5830 - Plugging The Performance Gap, Again

ATI Radeon HD 5830 - Plugging The Performance Gap, Again

ATI recognizes that there's a substantial gulf between the Radeon HD 5850 and the HD 5770, and so it has come up with the Radeon HD 5830 in hopes of addressing that performance gap. We review three options from Gigabyte, HIS and MSI.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465 Roundup - Third Time Lucky?

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465 Roundup - Third Time Lucky?

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465 is the company's third card to utilize the all-new Fermi chip. We roundup four cards to evaluate its performance.

Radeon HD 5770 Roundup - ASUS vs. Gigabyte vs. HIS

Radeon HD 5770 Roundup - ASUS vs. Gigabyte vs. HIS

The Radeon HD 5770 is the weapon of choice for those seeking a powerful yet relatively affordable DirectX 11 graphics card. We check out customized versions from ASUS, Gigabyte and HIS.

AMD 880G Mobo Roundup - New Mainstream Integrated Graphics

AMD 880G Mobo Roundup - New Mainstream Integrated Graphics

Bringing SATA 6Gbps functionality and a slightly updated graphics core to its mainstream integrated graphics chipset, AMD's 880G chipset is an incremental improvement over its 785G predecessor. Three boards from ASUS, Biostar and Gigabyte gets tested and reviewed.