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post #41 of 59
Shenanigans...
post #42 of 59
Stock coolers aren't getting better, the chips are just getting cooler...
post #43 of 59
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That’s pretty astounding. And in games, where the load is rarely 100% all the time, the result was even better. The 2600 regularly ramped itself up to 4.2GHz and stayed there.
...
And equally astounding is the integrated graphics processor (or IGP), that makes discrete graphics cards virtually useless.
When I start up a game, the IGP kicks in, delivering 12 shader pipelines of raw power.
This, allows my game to ramp up graphical settings at resolutions up to 1280x800!
...
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post #44 of 59
When Tri-Gate hits the mass market in CPUs.. I'll get lower temps at the same speeds with the same CPU cooler in the same case with the same ambient temperature.

I guess I could write an article and say my CPU cooler magically got more efficient.

Or I could say my CPU got better.

Some articles were only written because the author had nothing else to write about. This is one of them.
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post #45 of 59
PC Gamer mag is an epic fail. How can you be involved so heavily in PC gaming and make a terrible claim like this???

GLOBAL WARMING IS TAKING EFFECT, NO NEED FOR A HOME HEATING SYSTEM EVER AGAIN???
Edited by whitingnick - 5/18/11 at 7:19am
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Originally Posted by whitingnick View Post
GLOBAL WARMING IS TAKING EFFECT, NO NEED FOR AN HOME HEATING SYSTEM EVER AGAIN???


But the tropics are getting colder!!!
post #47 of 59
Every day I find myself reading PCGamer to keep me well ahead of the overclocking elite.
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Main Entry:shenanigan
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Definition:prank
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post #49 of 59
PC Gamer Mag has started pissing me off lately. There articles are not helpful and this one is just BS.
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post #50 of 59
Well this sucks now we have to delete this forum after these will be made, because O/C'ing will be pointless.
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