ATI Radeon X1950 Pro vs. Nvidia GeForce 7900GS

It happens quite often that ATI and Nvidia redesign their products. As is so often the case, restarting an existing graphics card with a new name, optimized settings, and a better price can do wonders. While there are many examples of successfully remodeled products, there are also some that have […]

Crucial DDR2 PC2-5300 (10th Anniversary) memory review

Memory manufacturer Crucial is celebrating its 10th anniversary after it was founded in 1996 as a direct memory reseller for its parent company Micron Technology. In the same year, id Software released the first version of Quake, which started the 3D revolution on the PC. The Pentium processor reached 200 […]

Alienware Aurora m9700 SLI laptop review

Games have essentially interested me in computers and, unfortunately, without them, I've never taken the time to appreciate all that computers can do. After taking a particular interest in the hardware that enhances the PC gaming experience, I soon found that I was testing and reviewing various components. Gambling is […]

Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000 (1 Terabyte) Hard Drive review

The terabyte race for consumer desktop hard drives has been a long one, and now the first generation of drives has arrived. On April 25, Hitachi announced that the Deskstar 7K1000, the latest line of consumer hard drives weighing 750 GB and a whopping 1000 GB (1 TB), was shipping. […]