The already crowded graphics retail market got even more claustrophobic with a new mid-range contender from ATI. The Radeon X1650 XT is the latest in ATI's bid to topple the GeForce 7600 GT from its price performance perch and from our benchmarks, it looks like the real deal. Here's MSI's take on it.
With all the attention on NVIDIA's GeForce 8 series, ATI's second ranked card, the Radeon X1950 XT has entered the market well under the radar. Priced to compete against the GeForce 7950 GT, how would this revamped Radeon fare against the competition? Here are our thoughts.
Boasting the world's first mass market thermal electric cooler for graphics cards, GeCube's new Radeon X1950 PRO is very different from the typical heatsink fan combination. Never heard of the Peltier effect and thermal electric cooling? Read on to find out how this phenomenon is harnessed to cool this card.
Jumping onto the DirectX 10 bandwagon already? Well, if you're one of those who can afford it, NVIDIA's GeForce 8 series does offer a substantial boost even for existing games. Read on as we take a look at Leadtek's new GeForce 8800 GTS and its bundle in a shiny new box.
High definition has yet to make the breakthrough that the industry has been hoping for. Manufacturers have not stopped trying though and MSI's latest effort attempts to be the complete solution for a HD HTPC setup. Here are our thoughts for this special edition of the GeForce 7600 GT.
It's all about the GeForce 8 series this month as we take a look at a retail GeForce 8800 GTS from MSI. How does the lesser GeForce 8 card fare against the competition in terms of performance and value? Find out more about it, including MSI's new utilities like in-game overclocking - the first of it's kind.
Hidden in secrecy for four years, the G80 graphics core comes alive in the form of the GeForce 8800 series. Boasting a new unified architecture, NVIDIA's Lumenex engine and the first DirectX 10 GPU ready for whatever Windows Vista and its games have in store, the flagship GeForce 8800 GTX is a showstopper!
We have previously seen the excellent overclocked version of the GeForce 7900 GS from Leadtek. Now, Leadtek aims to translate that winning formula to the more powerful GeForce 7950 GT, further enhancing its performance. Would the same approach work twice? Read on to find out.
The Radeon X1950 PRO is the new kid on the block, so we had to check them out. Following our review of the PowerColor Radeon X1950 PRO, we have another version, this time from ASUS. Surprisingly, ASUS too prefers its own custom cooler over the reference. Read on to find out what else we noticed.
Liquid cooling may sound cool to the average consumer but most of them would not want the hassle of installation. MSI has taken it out of your hands as its new Radeon X1950 XTX now comes with a liquid cooling kit courtesy of Thermaltake. Read on for our thoughts on this special card.