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Leave it to the Pros - PowerColor PCS+ HD 4890 Battle Forge Edition

Leave it to the Pros - PowerColor PCS+ HD 4890 Battle Forge Edition

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It was just a matter of time before Radeon HD 4890 cards with custom coolers started popping up. And today, we take a look at PowerColor's version with its unique Professional Cooling System tuned by ZEROtherm. Factory-overclocked to nearly 1GHz, we see if it has what it takes to do battle with offerings from NVIDIA.

Clash of the Titans - ATI Radeon HD 4890 CrossFireX vs. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 295

Clash of the Titans - ATI Radeon HD 4890 CrossFireX vs. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 295

Ever wondered if the rumored Radeon HD 4890 X2 will be faster than NVIDIA's equivalent dual-GPU GeForce GTX 295? Well, wonder no more, for we have plucked out the GeForce GTX 295 and two Radeon HD 4890 cards from our labs to find out. Read on to find out who will emerge victorious in this clash of the titans.

First Looks: XFX Radeon HD 4890 XXX Edition

First Looks: XFX Radeon HD 4890 XXX Edition

XFX, who now also churns out ATI cards, presents us with the latest Radeon HD 4890 XXX Edition. We check to see if it is deserving of the XXX badge.

Calling Reinforcements - ATI Radeon HD 4770 in CrossFireX

Calling Reinforcements - ATI Radeon HD 4770 in CrossFireX

We seek to answer a question that's on every prospective graphics card buyer's mind: "Which is better? A single Radeon HD 4890 or two Radeon HD 4770 in CrossFireX?" Well, ponder no more and head right in for a detailed and interesting comparison.

World Exclusive: MSI N260GTX Lightning Black Edition

World Exclusive: MSI N260GTX Lightning Black Edition

8.0

The GeForce GTX 260 might not be the newest kid on the block now, but MSI's latest take is a sight to behold. Featuring military-grade, high durability components, the MSI N260GTX Lightning is set to be the fastest GTX 260 card we've seen yet. Join us as we uncover the military secrets behind this graphics card behemoth.

Graphics for the Recession - ATI Radeon HD 4770

Graphics for the Recession - ATI Radeon HD 4770

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While NVIDIA continues churning out hyper-fast cards, ATI is continuing its forays into the mainstream market, constantly putting out mid-range cards that offer bang-for-buck. We take a look at their latest offering the ATI Radeon HD 4770 to see if its the ultimate value-for-money graphics card for the discerning gamer.

Back in the Fray - ATI Radeon HD 4890

Back in the Fray - ATI Radeon HD 4890

After months of inactivity, ATI finally sprung back into action with its latest offering - the Radeon HD 4890. Boosting higher clock speeds and promising faster, better performance, can it successfully deliver a knock-out blow to its arch-rival, NVIDIA? Join us as we find out with a trio of the newcomers from ASUS, PowerColor and Sapphire.

The Striker - NVIDIA's New GeForce GTX 275

The Striker - NVIDIA's New GeForce GTX 275

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Never one to sit back, NVIDIA responded swiftly with their new GeForce GTX 275 model to counter the Radeon HD 4890, which was only released earlier today. Boasting specifications that lie between a GeForce GTX 285 and GTX 260 Core 216, the battle between green and red just got a little hotter.

 Copper Boost - Gigabyte GeForce GTS 250

Copper Boost - Gigabyte GeForce GTS 250

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In order to differentiate itself from the competition and to breathe some life into the rather uninteresting GeForce GTS 250 SKU, Gigabyte has taken some of their motherboard know-how and transferred it onto their graphics cards. We investigate to see if it really works, or if it's just gimmickry.

Custom Cooler at Last - Palit GeForce GTX 260 Sonic 216 SP

Custom Cooler at Last - Palit GeForce GTX 260 Sonic 216 SP

We've long lamented how NVIDIA's GTX 200 series of cards need customized coolers to spice things up and at the same time keep the card running cooler. Thankfully, our prayers have finally been answered by Palit with their new GeForce GTX 260 Sonic 216 SP. Join us as we take the card into the hallowed halls of our labs to see if the dual-fan cooler does any good.

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