Overclocking

01.19.12
Intel offers overclocking protection plan, takes Cash4CPUs
01.19.12

Intel offers overclocking protection plan, takes Cash4CPUs

For a certain subset of tech geeks, it can be hard to live with the knowledge that raw processing p...

By J. Volpe,   01.19.12
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01.11.12
A closer look at Origin PC's Phase Change cooling system (and its new gaming laptops too)
01.11.12

A closer look at Origin PC's Phase Change cooling system (and its new gaming laptops too)

Believe it or not, we just spent 45 minutes with two of Origin PC's founders and weren't treated...

By D. Wollman,   01.11.12
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01.11.12
Origin PC boosts Genesis factory clock to 5.7GHz, reveals new EON gaming laptop design
01.11.12

Origin PC boosts Genesis factory clock to 5.7GHz, reveals new EON gaming laptop design

Origin PC has been spitting out 5.2GHz Genesis desktops for a few months already, but apparently...

By S. Sakr,   01.11.12
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01.04.12
MSI launches Big Bang-XPower II motherboard for militant overclockers
01.04.12

MSI launches Big Bang-XPower II motherboard for militant overclockers

Motherboards sporting Intel's X79 chipset are finally starting to make a decent dent in the marke...

By T. O'Brien,   01.04.12
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01.03.12
Core i7 gets pushed to new heights, overclocked to 5.6GHz (video)
01.03.12

Core i7 gets pushed to new heights, overclocked to 5.6GHz (video)

Sure, it's not quite the 8.58GHz achieved by a liquid nitrogen-cooled Bulldozer, but professional...

By T. O'Brien,   01.03.12
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12.18.11
Microsoft leak reveals hotfix for underperforming Bulldozers
12.18.11

Microsoft leak reveals hotfix for underperforming Bulldozers

AMD's Bulldozer silicon is enormously powerful, but most software isn't configured to schedule...

By D. Cooper,   12.18.11
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12.11.11
Zalman reportedly entering the graphics card market, merging GPUs with cooling solutions
12.11.11

Zalman reportedly entering the graphics card market, merging GPUs with cooling solutions

Recently leaked slides suggest Korean computer outfit Zalman will soon jump into the ever-expan...

By J. Tucker,   12.11.11
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11.14.11
Rock-steady Gigabyte G1.Sniper2 Z68 motherboard gets a nod of approval
11.14.11

Rock-steady Gigabyte G1.Sniper2 Z68 motherboard gets a nod of approval

Not enticed by all that Sandy Bridge E havoc that hit the PC market today? Good for you, because...

By S. Sakr,   11.14.11
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11.14.11
Intel's Sandy Bridge E gets rounded up and reviewed, the E is for Excessive
11.14.11

Intel's Sandy Bridge E gets rounded up and reviewed, the E is for Excessive

You can guess how this one's gonna go: top marks for performance and a shriek of despair when it...

By S. Sakr,   11.14.11
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