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NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT 512MB GDDR3

NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT 512MB GDDR3

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Despite its recent troubles, NVIDIA has continued with its quest to populate its GeForce 9 series with tweaked versions of its GeForce 8 GPUs. We take a look at its new mainstream GPU, the GeForce 9500 GT and find out if it can distinguish itself from its predecessors. Also check out how the overclocked Zotac AMP! Edition fared.

What's the Right Price - A Trio of GeForce GTX 260

What's the Right Price - A Trio of GeForce GTX 260

Reacting quickly to the challenge issued by ATI's Radeon HD 4800 series, NVIDIA has slashed the prices for its GT200 GPUs. We explore three GeForce GTX 260 cards from Leadtek, XFX and Zotac (including two of which are overclocked) and find out if the new prices help improve their market attractiveness.

ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB GDDR5 - Inching for the Apex

ATI Radeon HD 4870 512MB GDDR5 - Inching for the Apex

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The Radeon HD 4800 series is shaking up the desktop graphics scene and we're here to bring you more exciting benchmarks results from this hot new GPU, including CrossFireX scores that match and exceed anything from NVIDIA at similar price bandings. Ready your wallets!

Scaling New Heights - ATI Radeon HD 4850 512MB GDDR3

Scaling New Heights - ATI Radeon HD 4850 512MB GDDR3

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After successive generations of underperforming graphics processors, ATI looks to have hit a home run with the new Radeon HD 4800 series. With a solid price to performance ratio, the mainstream Radeon HD 4850 has already prompted NVIDIA to cut prices. We check out its outstanding value in this overview of the Radeon HD 4800 series.

Preview: Radeon HD 4850 CrossFire Performance

Preview: Radeon HD 4850 CrossFire Performance

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The much awaited Radeon HD 4850 graphics cards have actually landed in retail this week and despite the oddity that it hasn't launched yet officially, we managed to grab two of these newcomers to give you a preview of what they taste like. Check them out now!

Beyond Gaming - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280 1GB GDDR3

Beyond Gaming - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 280 1GB GDDR3

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NVIDIA's second generation architecture has been unveiled in the form of the GeForce GTX 200 series. Packing more transistors than ever, this is the most complex GPU ever from the graphics leader. Can it live up to its hype? Find out in our exhaustive article!

MSI N9600GT Hybrid Freezer

MSI N9600GT Hybrid Freezer

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Featuring an unique heatsink that tries to blend the best of two diverging approaches to cooling, MSI's new N9600GT Hybrid Freezer factors in both passive and active cooling to showcase this interesting product, but failed to impress in our close scrutiny.

ASUS' Special Ones - EN9600GT TOP & Silent

ASUS' Special Ones - EN9600GT TOP & Silent

Fancy a bit of excitement? If you're looking to jazz up that mainstream graphics card, you may well consider these two non-reference GeForce 9600 GT cards from ASUS. Each has an unique proposition for the consumer but which path would you choose? We give you our take on them.

Zotac GeForce 9800 GTX 512MB AMP! Edition

Zotac GeForce 9800 GTX 512MB AMP! Edition

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Zotac's AMP! Edition graphics cards have featured impressively high clock speeds and the company applies this formula to NVIDIA's new single card flagship, the GeForce 9800 GTX 512MB. Does the extreme overclocking work as intended? Check out what we thought.

Mainstream Radeon HD Avivo Performance Update

Mainstream Radeon HD Avivo Performance Update

ATI refreshed its mainstream Radeon HD cards at the beginning of the year but they were quickly overshadowed by the high-end Radeon HD 3870 X2 in publicity. Finally, we got the chance to test them for their Avivo HD performance to see how they fare against their predecessors and rivals.

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