Hardware Roundup: Monday Edition
Another new week and our roundup is full of items from around the web. Once again we have a bevy of videocard items to cover so we'll begin with the Asus 8800GS TOP Videocard, a relatively inexpensive factory-overclocked card reviewed at RBMods. Madshrimps has another look at the ATI 3870 series of cards with AMD HD3870 512MB roundup, Club3D and HIS compared. Madshrimps had the opportunity to test out the GIGABYTE GV-RX387512H HD3870 512MB Crossfire using a dual-card setup. With all the news about ATI release the latest drivers supporting up to four cards in CrossfireX and the upcoming 9800GX2 cards from NVIDIA, TweakTown takes the stance that Quad GPUs Clearly not the future. The DDR2/DDR3 memory decision continues to challenge builders when making the choice around which configuration to choose when upgrading. Fudzilla looks at the Gigabyte GA-EP35C-DS3R which offers support for either format. RBMods tests the GlacialTech Igloo 5750 PWM CPU Cooler. Apple fans looking for decent headphones for their iPhone should check out the Maximo iMetal iP-HS1 & iP-HS2 Headsets for iPhone Users over at Legit Reviews. Cable tangle is an issue all users of portable media players have to deal with. The BlueLounge CableYoYo POP at Overclockers Online is a handy little device designed to help solve that problem. The name Lian Li is synonymous with quality all-aluminum cases. Today ThinkComputers checks out the latest in its review of the Lian Li PC-A77 Full Tower Case. Techgage has an honest look at the ASUS VW222 22-inch Wide-Screen and finds it comes up short. TweakNews presents the Ultra Dual-Computer 7-Port USB2.0 Hub (you can see the OCC review HERE). There is no shortage of power supplies to choose from out there and it seems as if everyone is getting in to that market. Bjorn3D looks at an offering from another player as they look at the Rosewill Xtreme RX950-S-B. Tech ARP has updated its Hard Drive Performance Comparison Guide. Closing out we have the Nyko Charger Grip Lite from OCModshop.