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    Lenovo Debuts First Netbook with NVIDIA ION Graphics Processor

    it lacks the classic thinkpad looks and I do believe that AMD has a better proposition for the ~12 inch market. uhhh I think that is called the Yukon... which is counter intuitive as it makes me think of GM's largest SUV lol...
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    MSI Introduces VR430 Notebook

    "Ocean wave patterns expresses a sense of tranquility so the users may feel like they are drifting in a world of music, leaving all the troubles and insecurities of the real world behind and embrace the peace and comfort of nature." this has got to be the funniest thing I've read all week...
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    MSI Unveils GT627 Gaming Notebook Featuring NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GS Video Card

    "So ur right hand doesn't have to tilt at a 45 degree angle to aim for the touchpad, giving less arm tiring." thanks, that makes sense
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    MSI Unveils GT627 Gaming Notebook Featuring NVIDIA GeForce 9800M GS Video Card

    I don't get why they don't center the touch pad, are there any particular advantages to placing it off centre?
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    poor jdo602roy, he's probably so confused right now :laugh:
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    "performance increase will be unnoticeable " uhh common noticeable scaling does occurs even at 1024X768 http://www.legitreviews.com/article/605/7/ and look here lol http://www.legitreviews.com/article/605/9/ and look here a crossfire setup with a quad core only consumes 305W...
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    hmm you hear that jdo602roy, it looks like you might have to pass up on the deal if you wanna play if safe
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    damn thats pretty conclusive mikek, not to be the devils advocate or anything but these guys claim that the psu was performing even under 577W of load. http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/526
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    it will def. be close on both the psu and mobo end, but doable I would presume. the real question I think is, if the performance increase is worth the 65$
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    Hey guys! im trying to set up a crossfire, any tips or instructions?

    sure it can http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/2066-antec-earthwatts-500w-power-supply-review.html don't underestimate quality over quantity and it should also be noted that he's getting the card for 65$ after rebate. One problem that does come to mind however is...
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    AMD Launches New Business Class Phenom and Athlon X2 Processors

    haha yeah, well spotted!
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    HD 4870X2 Beats GeForce GTX 280

    uhm, they might be fake but the fact that the green bars are always at 1 doesn't make it fake. it just meant that the 4870 is being compared relatively to the 9800gtx, and in the second graph with the 8800gt. At no point is the 8800gt being compared to the 9800gtx. edit: lol farlex beat me to it
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    AMD to Roll Out its Puma Mobile Platform and Griffin Processor at Computex 2008

    yep http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AMD_mobile_platform#Puma_platform
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    Intel, Samsung, TSMC Reach Agreement for 450mm Wafer Manufacturing Transition

    I'm suprised that IBM is not in on this whole shebang
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    AMD Announces Storage Bridge Bay Reference Design and new AMD Athlon X2 Processors

    As strange as it may be, the lower wattage Athlon X2's never actually oc'd any better than the regular counter parts. I would know I have a X2 4600EE. And I think that if AMD had really found a way to increase clock speeds, then they'd be released by now. Still I hope I'm wrong
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    Alienware Updates Area-51 with 9800 GX2

    You're right, I apologize. Malware is the man!
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    Alienware Updates Area-51 with 9800 GX2

    well it's not like it's upsetting me in any way, I was really just making a suggestion
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    Alienware Updates Area-51 with 9800 GX2

    You Guys, I really like TPU its a great community and resource. But sometimes I can't help but think that some of the news posts on the front page is e relevant garbage/ adds. I mean how many people here are even remotely interested in buying an Alienware computer. None cuz computers build by...
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    AMD Launches Puma Mobile Platform

    nice, will this chipset support hybrid crossfire?
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    Valve Considers Music and Video Content on Steam

    And High-def!!
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    NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX Card Specs and Pictures

    haha word!
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    NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX Card Specs and Pictures

    true but couldn't they have realized that, what was it 2 years ago before the first 512bit cards came out?
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    NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX Card Specs and Pictures

    I find it interesting that they are using a memory interface of 256-bit with 512MB on these Ultra High-end cards and still manage to get higher performance than "last gen" cards that shipped with 512-bit mem interface with 768MB vram. I mean wouldn't this slimmer interface cause a bottle neck...
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    Wii Users Face New Problem: Tendinitis and Sports Injuries

    "Strangely, it's actually children that warn adults not to get too into gaming." that's funny cause I always tell adults that!