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    SP35P2 and Conroe E6750 Overclock test

    Yesterday I got a chance to test the overlcock potential of my newly built SP35P2 system. Conroe E6750 @ 3.8Ghz (voltage set to auto in the bios) OCZ Platnium DDRII 800 @ 950 CL4 (voltage set to 2.275 in the bios) Seagate 500GB Seagate 320GB XFX Geforce 8800 GTX XXX Edition (670mhz...
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    Which vrsion of Vista is a better choice for gaming? 32bit or 64bit?

    Which version will be better? 32bit or 64 bit? Which version of Vista have you guys installed? I am using a Conroe E6600 system.
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    Conroe E6700 (ES) Test Results!!!!!

    2 weeks ago I built the following system: Conroe E6700 (ES) Asus P5W DH Deluxe (Quality Stuff) 2GB Corsair PC6400C3 XFX Geforce 7950GX2 XXX Edtion Creative SB X-FI Fatality Edition Dell 24" Wide Screen LCD The tests results that I am going to post are from early testing only...
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    Asus P5W DH Deluxe and Conroe E6700 (ES) won't boot up?

    I just setup my Asus P5W DH Deluxe and Conroe E6700 (ES) B1 Stepping. The system won't boot up. I am wondering if it is my XFX Geforce 7950GX2 XXX Edition causing the problem or does the motherboard bios not detect an ES E6700? Any thoughts or suggestions that can help me boot up the...
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    AM2 X2 4800+(ES) and Geforce 7950GX2 Quad SLI

    Yesterday I tested the AM2 X2 4800+(ES) @ 2.81Ghz and Geforce 7950GX2 Quad SLI. The AM2 x2 4800+ is a very early engineering sample. It is not a good overclocker. My AM2 3800+ @ 2.97Ghz (Stable) is a better one but I lent it to a local hardware reviewer who lent me a Geforce 7950GX2 and...
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    What games or programs are good to test with Quad SLI?

    I managed to get another Geforce 7950GX2 card go pair up with my XFX Geforce 7950GX2 XXX Edition. At first I thought that it may not work since one is a factory overclocked card while the other is an the Nvidia reference card. Anyway, both worked just fine but I am not sure what clock speeds...
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    Where to download 91.27 beta drivers for Quad SLI?

    A local hardware website will lend me a Geforce 7950 GX2 to test in Quad SLI. I am told 91.27 beta drivers are the best. Where to download it?
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    Those with Quad SLI running, is it stable or buggy for everyday gaming?

    Is Quad SLI stable or buggy for everyday gaming? What is your opinion? Is it annoying and is better to wait a month for quad sli driver? Waiting a month will be pointless if G80 releases in September.
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    G80 to release in September?

    Is it possible? So fast after Geforce 7950GX2 and Quad SLI?
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    Is it worth getting Quad SLI or wait?

    I already have one XFX Geforce 7950 GX2 XXX Edition. I had a second card which I sold as soon as the Quad SLI drivers were delayed. I now can find a second hand XFX Geforce 7950 GX2 for about $500. I am wondering if I should get it and give Quad SLI a try or forget it? I have a Dell 24"...
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    When do you think Quad SLI beta drivers to be leaked?

    We have seen alot of leaked drivers for Nvidia's cards. When do you think the Quad SLI drivers will be leaked? 2 weeks, 3 weeks or 4 weeks from today? :D Do you think the leaked drivers will provide an improvement over current drivers for Quad SLI?
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    Quad SLI drivers to release by end of June or early July

    The sales of our local XFX distributor informed me that he got news from Computex that the drivers will be ready within a month. May be end of June or early July. So we just have to wait for a month. I told the sales that once he gets news that the drivers are ready, just send me a second card.
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    Is it worth getting Geforce 7950GX2 Quad SLI for 24" LCD monitor?

    I have a Dell 24" LCD Monitor. I had 2 Geforce 7950 GX2 Cards but sold one right away once Nvidia claimed that drivers are not ready. I will buy it again no doubt when the drivers are ready and stable for gaming. Not just 3DMark!!! The only doubt I have is if it will be worth running...
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    Nvidia bans Geforce 7950GX2 Quad SLI testing!!!!

    I knew it. So glad I sold my second unopened Geforce 7950GX2 card last night and got my money back right away. No point holding on to something and waiting a month for working drivers.
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    Geforce 7950GX2 Quad SLI not worth it?

    check out the review. I got my second card and sold it right after reading the review. Basically got my money back.
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    Got my XFX geforce 7950 GX2 XXX Edition this morning

    Got my XFX Geforce 7950GX2 XXX Edition this morning. Will be installing it tonight. Is there any website where I can post pictures online?
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    Advise needed on how to install the Artic Freezer 64 Pro on Asus M2N32 SLI Deluxe

    I have the Asus M2n32 SLI Deluxe I am going to install the Artic cooler Freezer 64 Pro on this motherboard. Should the side with the fan face the DDR2...
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    How much faster will the Geforce 7950GX2 be compared to Geforce 7900GTX?

    Any ideas about how much faster will the Geforce 7950GX2 be compared to Geforce 7900GTX?
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    Do the memory in the Core Duo notebooks run in Dual Channel?

    If added an indentical ram in the Intel Core Duo notebooks make the memory run in Dual Channel or will they still run in single channel?
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    Need suggestion on how to upgrade the notebook memory for my new Sony Notebook

    Yesterday I bought the Sony Vaio VGN-SZ18GP ... /pdf_catalogue.html I want to upgrade my SZ18GP memory. It comes with 512megs DDR2 memory. Should I upgrade to 1GB by buying another...
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    Is this Sony Notebook any good?

    I am thinking of buying the Sony VGN-SZ18GP/C Is it a good one? Any comments?
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    Nforce 4 Sata 2 support in Norton Ghost?

    I used to use Asus A8N32 SLi earlier this year with Hitachi SATA2 hard disk (Drive C) and Seagate SATA drive (Drive D) and I could use Norton Ghost 2003 to ghost up my Drive C to my Drive D. I used to use a bootable floppy and it used to boot up ghost in dos and then I used to ghost up my...
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    When are AM2 CPUs and Motherboards really releasing?

    I thought that the AM2 CPUs are delayed until June but now I read somewhere that the AM2 motherboards will reelase in late April. So what is the actual release date for AM2?
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    Geforce 7900 GTX SLI performance vs Geforce 7800 GTX SLI vs X1900XT Crossfire in Fear

    Here are some results for the popular game called "FEAR". All game settings set to maximum quality with 4x FSAA and 16x Anisotropic Filtering and Shadows enabled at 1600 x 1200. Results taken from my last 3 systems. Opteron 170 @ 2.93Ghz and Geforce 7800 GTX 512 XXX Edition SLI (Not...
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    Trying to run Norton Ghost with Asus A8N32-SLI (need help)

    I just did a fresh install of Windows for my Asus A8N32-SLI system. I had a Norton Ghost boot disk from my previous system. I have 2 hard disks (Drive C and Drive D). I want to create a Ghost image of my Drive C and save it in my Drive D. I booted up the system using the Norton Ghost...
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    Which drivers are you guys using for Geforce 7900 GTX?

    The ones that came with the card. Mine came with 83.xx. I forgot. There is a new one now at version 84.20. Is 84.20 official of beta? Which version are you guys using?
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    What is the default voltage for AThlon FX-60?

    I just installed the Athlon FX-60 and it seems that the Asus A8N32-SLI is overvolting it by default. In the bios the Voltage reading when set at Auto for CPU voltage is 1.39V. I want to manually set the voltage lower to make the pefect Voltage reading. So what is the default voltage for...
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    What is the default clock speeds for Geforce 7900 GTX?

    Does anyone know what are the default clock speeds for Geforce 7900 GTX?
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    Is this a good PSU for Pentium D 955XE and 2X 1900XT (Crossfire)?

    Seventeam 750W It has 4 12V rails = 16A, 16A, 16A, 18A Combined total = 60A What do you guys think? I want to use it for my Pentium D 955XE and X1900XT Crossfire setup.
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    What is the max voltage one should use for overclocking Pentium D 955XE (Air Cooled)?

    I have currently overclocked my Pentium D 955XE to 4.71Ghz (Air cooled) at 1.45V. The CPU temp after benchmarks reads 50 degrees C. I am not sure about the Pentium D 955XE but with my Opteron 170 overclocked to 3ghz (1.55V), the CPu temp...
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    X1900XTX card and X1900 Crossfire Editon runs at what clock speed?

    X1900XTX default clocks at 650mhz core and 1550mhz mem X1900XT default clocks at 625mhz core and 1450mhz mem X1900 Crossfire Editon clocks at 625mhz core and 1450mhz mem When X1900XTX and X1900 Crossfire Edition are setup in crossfire mode, what clock speed will it run? At the higher clock...
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    X1900 uers. Which display drivers are you using?

    Are you all using the drivers that came with the card? Or did you download from the internet? Cat 6.1 doesn't support X1900 right?
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    How to adjust the fan speed for the X1900XT cards?

    I heard we can increase the fan speed of the X1900XT cards when overclocking? What program can adjust the fan speed? Also when setup in Crossfire mode, does the program adjust the fan speed of both cards at the same time or only one card? How about the clock speeds? What is the best...
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    Poor Crossfire X1900XT performance with Pentium D 955XE

    I recently setup a new system: Pentium D 955XE Asus P5WD2-E 2x 512megs DDR667 Sapphire X1900XT Sapphire X1900 Crossfire Edition Everything running at stock speeds out of the box. I installed the system and then finally installed all the drivers. In the ATI Control Panel, I...
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    Do X1900XT cards user 1.2ns memory or 1.1ns memory?

    Just wondering if X1900XT cards use 1.1ns memory like X1900XTX or a slower 1.2ns memory? How about the X1900 Crossfire edition? X1900 Crossfire Edition has the same clock speeds as X1900XT so whatever ram and chipset used in the X1900XT will be used with the X1900 Crossfire edition right...
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    Best DDRII memory for overclocking????

    Which is the best DDR II memory for overclocking with higher FSB? Want high memory clocks and at reasonable latency. Any suggestions? Which brand and model is good?
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    Is it worth getting X1900XT Crossfire or just one X1900XTX is enough?

    I am planning on building a new system and am wondering if I should get 2 X1900XT cards or just get one X1900XTX card? I plan to play games at 1900x1200 with max quality settings with my Dell 24" LCD monitor? I am either building an Intel system with Pentium D 950 or 955XE and the best...
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    Which is better? Asus P5wD2-E or Gigabyte G1975X?

    Which is a better 975x motherboard for overclocking and features?