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    F1 2010

    I cannot believe you guys haven't started a thread on F1 2010! TPU whats going on? :laugh: A review: http://www.computerandvideogames.com/article.php?id=265204 Aren't there any F1 fans on TPU? Anyway can't wait to play this, cept I might need a new GPU...
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    Where in the world can i obtain MXM GPUs?

    So guys, haven't been on the forums on ages (only lurking on front page), and yeah I've finally got a question. Where the hell can I actually buy MXM GPUs such as the 9700M? I've been seraching high and low and they dont sell them anywhere. Anybody have any answers? And the specs of the lappy...
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    Which MP3/MP4 to get? URGENT!

    So yeah guys, I've noticed how my venerable Samsung YP-Z5F's battery life is now starting to seem a bit too short for comfort compared to before and so I've decided that I'd want to upgrade. Now if I could get another YP-Z5F i would get one (its served me for more than a year), but thats...
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    GAMER HUD for 8800GT loses voltage control...?

    Help! GAMER HUD woes I just updated to the latest revision of Gigabyte's proprietary overclocking tool, the GAMER HUD for their specific cards equipped with a special voltage control chip, and I was rather shocked to find the fact that there was no more voltage controls. Instead now GAMER HUD...
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    Obscure webcam... need drivers D:

    So yeah anyway guys, I've got a webcam with the Vimicro 301L chipset, and i cannot find any functional drivers for it! HELP D:. I can't find the original driver CD.
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    [Case Gallery] Tkpenalty's subtle rig

    To view this case mod, go here. Specs: Processor:Intel Core 2 Duo E7200 @ 3.6Ghz 1.3VID Memory: 2x1GB DDR1066 Motherboard: Gigabyte GA P31 DS3L Graphics Card: Gigabyte 8800GT Turboforce 512MB Rev 1.0a HDD: 1x Western Digtial Caviar WD1600 160GB SATAII Power Supply: Corsair...
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    EEEPC or fully fledged laptop...

    Well, at the moment I have an EEEPC701, but that's going to my mum pretty soon (she likes the size of the thing), so I'm getting another new laptop, however I'm sorta split between two solutions. Either, the new EEEPC 901, with the Intel Atom, or for a heck of a lot more, or the Toshiba...
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    Phenom at 3.7Ghz...

    http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=7868&Itemid=66 Source: Fudzilla. Interesting, while most TPU members fail to even break past 3.0Ghz.... this guy is able to do 3.7Ghz...
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    Thermalright's new cases:

    http://www.tweaktown.com/news/9595/thermalright_silent_and_cool_case_prototype_demos/index.html Very nice in my opinion. The first case isnt that impressive, but the second one is definately an eye opener. Very smart idea but thermalright will have to supply IO extenders if thats going to be...
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    [URGENT] PC owned by virus/trojan/rootkit/etc.

    So basically this is what happened. Suddenly Regsvr32.dll is terminated because of whatever reason after I close FF. Initially I think its a memory issue... anyway this is where hell breaks loose. I open Kapsersky and I scan, I notice there are shitloads of random DLLs loaded onto the main...
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    Is this really asrock?

    http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.asp?Model=K10N780SLIX3-WiFi&s=AM2%2b http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.asp?Model=X48TurboTwins-WiFi&s=Intel X48 and 780a boards from asrock, honestly they aren't only the budget board manufacturers anymore. The 780a board looks very good imho.
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    Low Profile 9600GT

    http://en.expreview.com/2008/05/17/galaxy-make-the-first-low-profile-geforce-9600gt-blade/ http://en.expreview.com/img/2008/05/16/galaxy_blade_1.jpg http://en.expreview.com/img/2008/05/16/galaxy_blade_2.jpg http://en.expreview.com/img/2008/05/16/galaxy_blade_3.jpg My opinion of this...
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    Which motherboard brand has failed on you the most?

    So anyway, this poll is just to clear up some things I have been wondering about several motherboard manufacturers and their apparent "quality". Take note I am not using this thread to bash any specific manufacturer. Basically the common manufacturers and the ones I'm most curious about...
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    TEC Coldplates

    Hmm... I've been thinking all along, why doesnt anyone use TEC cold plates + their monster coolers these days? Whats the deal with that? And where can I get them anyway?
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    Static Tread Phase Adjust < whats that?

    Yeah so anyway I was playing around with the timings on this "Generic" DDR1066 ramkit that i've been using for a while rated at: 6-8-8-25 33-59-5-9-5-5 (SPD Tool ordering/readings, I'm running it 5-5-5-15, Unknown-30-3-unknown-3-3). Anyway, the thing is that in the bios there is this timing...
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    8.3 Drivers are insane!

    Honestly I'm blown away by these drivers. Earlier I could run NFS PS around 25 FPS at 4x AA and 4x AF, now I can run it around 30, at 6x AA, Adaptive and Temporal, + 16x HQ AF O___O. Who's noticed this massive jump in performance with the newer drivers? By the way I'm talking about the...
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    Higher graphics mode in Pro street?

    I've been hearing rumours of being able to enable a higher graphics mode in need for speed pro street, does anyone have any idea about this? I heard it could be done in a similar fashion to crysis...
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    "The TRUE Performance Crown Stealer [Xigmatek HDT S1284]"

    http://www.xigmatek.com/product/air-achilless1284.php This cooler not only looks good... its going to be something that will decimate the TRUE in performance... discuss about it. I'm waiting for it to come out!
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    READ! Heatpipe Cooler Users! [Experiment]

    So, yeah here is an idea that I came up with, chances are that hasnt been done yet. Basically I was thinking about doing this, but as I do not have the resources, nor do I have the time I can't do it. Read on to learn what I'm talking about. =================================== Sanding the...
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    [Case Gallery] Secondary

    To view this case mod, go here. Specs: CPU: Core 2 Duo E2160 @ 266 FSB (2.4Ghz) RAM: 2x1GB Kingston DDR667 Mobo: Gigabyte P31 DS3L Rev 1.0 GPU: Powercolor X1950PRO Extreme 256MB HDD: Western Digital WD800 80GB IDE PSU: Widetech 530W PSU (Generic?) Optical Drives: LG GSA H6N SATAII Case...
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    Where can i find language packs?

    Well, basically earlier a few years ago I clearly remember downloading a language pack from microsoft, that converts the OS to a different language, in this case I downloaded a chinese language pack. However, now I cant find them... where have they went?
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    Cooler reviews - Recommendations :)

    So yeah I've been noticing a lot of the cooler reviews are probably compared with older reviews from different days. This results sometimes in unfair results that come from the review. I'm not saying our reviews are bad, but we could improve. Taking an idea from frosytech, why not have reviews...
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    Will packing foam short out motherboard?

    Just an ask guys, will the packing foam generally found in stuff like the Gigabyte boards (black foam) short out? I want to use some of that as dust filtering (and aesthetics.
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    Tkpenalty's Current systems [Log][56'kers its 2008]

    Tkpenalty's Current systems I have two systems of which are configured to a similar spec. There are some noticeable similarities between the two. Please enjoy! Sladesurfer Wannabe (Tkpenalty's main system) Mainly used system, usually silent, however when gaming system becomes audible after...
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    Tkpenalty's [Q1 2008 Rev.2]

    Delete please ================================ Tkpenalty's [Q1 2008 Rev - 2.0] ================================ Please click the links under to view system. http://www.techpowerup.com/gallery/1322/__1.jpg http://www.techpowerup.com/gallery/1322/__2.jpg...