Workstation systems are not what you would really call compact, when we think of compact systems we typically think of home theater PCs or low-powered LAN rigs. Well BOXX is changing that with their extremely compact workstation called the APEXX 1. It provides a tremendous amount of power in a compact size!
Intel is expected to launch their Skylake processors in just a couple of weeks at Gamescom and it looks like there are already a few samples in the wild. If these screenshots are believed to be real it looks like whoever is testing this chip was able to get it up to 5.2 GHz on air cooling!
While most companies are showcasing DDR4 memory at Computex ADATA actually has theirs running in a system! It looks like ADATA has teamed up with ASRock and is using one of their X99 prototype motherboards.
With release of the R9 290X coming up very soon we have more leaked benchmarks. This time we have the overclocked performance, which has been unveiled by the Chiphell forums. The user was able to overclock the card up to 1130 MHz and tested it in various benchmarks.
PNY Technologies has been one of the leading manufacturers in the world and are famous for their storage and graphics solutions. With the introduction of the latest GeForce GTX 770 OC and GTX 780 OC graphics cards, PNY has added yet another powerful product to their amazing portfolio. These over clocked versions of graphics cards are the high end solutions for meeting up the consumer demands of quality and output which keep getting better and better with technological advancements.
A Finnish group of overclockers called “The Stilt” have scored a world record overclock using AMD’s newest Richland architecture-based A10-6800K APU and ASUS’s F2A85-V Pro motherboard. Back in June the same overclocking group managed to score 8000.48 MHz with a bus clock of 126.99 MHz applying 2.008 volts to the CPU. The new world record set by the same group is 8203.01 MHz with a bus clock of 126.99 MHz, multiplier set at 63x and susprisingly a lower voltage of 1.968 volts applied to the CPU.
Last month NVIDIA released their GeForce GTX 780 graphics card and since then many different manufacturers have released non-reference and overclocked versions of the card. Galaxy unveiled their own non-reference GeForce GTX 780 HOF edition which featured a very cool all white PCB. Well HKEPC’s Mr. Wong has shattered records by overclocking the card past previous records!
Earlier today we mentioned that Expreview had posted the first review of the GeForce GTX 780. What we didn’t tell you is that in the review they also revealed the Inno3D GeForce GTX 780 Super Ice Dragon Edition video card. The card features a custom triple fan cooling solution and is factory overclocked. Read on for all of the photos and information.
Whenever a new processors comes out we always want to see how far we can push it. Well for Haswell it looks like a handful of people have already got their hands on them and have been seeing what they can do. The guys over at OCaholic have spotted quite a few CPU-Z validations on Haswell chips, one in particular shows that the Core i7-4770K was overclocked to 7 GHz at 2.56V!