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Diamond Multimedia Radeon 7870 7870PE52GV Video Card Review

Diamond Multimedia Radeon 7870 7870PE52GV Video Card Review Today we are looking at the Radeon 7870 GHz Edition model 7870PE52GV from Diamond Multimedia. Yes, that Diamond Multimedia. If you were building gaming PCs in the late 90′s, you may have used a Diamond Monster3D 3DFX Voodoo card for 3D gaming, perhaps with their one of …

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Gigabyte Z87M-D3H Motherboard Review

Gigabyte Z87M-D3H Motherboard Review Valve have seemingly been owning our headlines for the past two weeks, with all the announcements and rumors about their push into PC gaming in the living room. If that doesn’t get you interested in Steam Machines themselves, maybe you are at least thinking of building a living room gaming PC. …

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Asus Xonar Phoebus Solo Gaming Soundcard Review

Asus Xonar Phoebus Solo Gaming Soundcard Review We’ve harped on it many times in our motherboard reviews. If your speakers or headphones are any better than ‘decent’ you are really doing yourself a disservice using the typical integrated audio setup. Most motherboard manufacturers have improved things with features like software bundles that enhance audio, improved …

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Kingston HyperX Beast 64GB DDR3-2133 Quad Channel Memory Review

Kingston HyperX Beast 64GB DDR3-2133 Quad Channel Memory Review There are certain PC hardware components that seem to be as much about overkill as actual performance. The X79 platforms allows for over the top builds like overclocked $1000 CPUs, multiple $1000 video cards, and terabytes of SSD storage. Today we’re looking at a Kingston HyperX …

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