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by spc
Tue Mar 01, 2011 7:55 pm
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Fan extension cables & splitter cables at DealExtreme (FS)
Replies: 0
Views: 802

Fan extension cables & splitter cables at DealExtreme (FS)

$1.40 - 3-Pin Male to Female Connection Extension Cable for Cooling Fan (60CM-Length) - Cables & Adapters $1.40 - PWM 4-Pin Male to Female Extension Cable (30CM-Length) - Cables & Adapters $1.80 - PWM 4-Pin Female to Dual Male Extension Split Cable (30CM-Length) - Cables & Adapters $1.50 - 3-Pin Fe...
by spc
Sun May 09, 2010 7:02 pm
Forum: Deals, Vendors and Classifieds
Topic: Anti-vib 80mm, 120mm fan gasket $1.80 shipped.
Replies: 0
Views: 1172

Anti-vib 80mm, 120mm fan gasket $1.80 shipped.

Deal Extreme : http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.37179 http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.37178 http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.37177 http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.37176 http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.37175 http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.371...
by spc
Mon Apr 12, 2010 1:13 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Scythe Announces Slip Stream 140 mm Case Fan Series
Replies: 2
Views: 1781

Scythe Announces Slip Stream 140 mm Case Fan Series

http://www.techpowerup.com/119912/Scythe_Announces_Slip_Stream_140_mm_Case_Fan_Series.html Model No.: SM1425SL12SL (500 rpm) SM1425SL12L (800 rpm) SM1425SL12M (1,200 rpm) SM1425SL12H (1,700 rpm) Dimensions: 140 x 140 x 25 mm 5.51 x 5.51 x 0.98 in Fan Speed: 500 / 800 / 1,200 / 1,700 rpm (±10%) Noi...
by spc
Tue Apr 06, 2010 2:57 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Scythe Announces Slip Stream 120 mm Fan PWM
Replies: 0
Views: 1530

Scythe Announces Slip Stream 120 mm Fan PWM

Slip Stream 120 PWM (SY1225SL12LM-P) Slip Stream 120 PWM Adjustable (SY1225SL12HPVC) Slip Stream 120 PWM & V.R. (SY1225SL12HPVS) http://www.techpowerup.com/119430/Scythe_Announces_Expansion_of_the_Slip_Stream_120_mm_Fan_Series.html Scythe announces the expansion of the popular and award-winning Slip...
by spc
Mon Aug 10, 2009 7:53 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Intel Q8300,E5300,E5400,E7400,E7500 with VT support
Replies: 11
Views: 6985

Intel Q8300,E5300,E5400,E7400,E7500 with VT support

http://en.hardspell.com/doc/enshowcont. ... ageid=5381
Now Intel has updated Q8300?E5300?E5400?E7400?E7500 and so on. New released processors enable to support VT. E5300 and E7500 with VT support has been listed in Japan.
by spc
Mon Aug 10, 2009 5:05 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: SpeedFan 4.39 released
Replies: 3
Views: 1295

SpeedFan 4.39 released

http://www.almico.com/sfdownload.php 4.39 - added full support for Fintek F71889F, even at unusual addresses - added support for a new method to access SMART data - added support for SCSI and SAT hard disk SMART access - added full support for SuperMicro PWS-865-PQ PSU - added full support for Winb...
by spc
Wed Jun 17, 2009 6:40 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Scythe Slip Stream Slim
Replies: 8
Views: 3744

Scythe Slip Stream Slim

http://www.tcmagazine.com/comments.php?shownews=27290&catid=2 ... the fans weight 98 grams, are just 12mm thick ... - SY1212SL12SL - 800 RPM | 19.40 CFM | 19.53 dBA - SY1212SL12L - 1,200 RPM | 24.03 CFM | 21.71 dBA - SY1212SL12M - 1,600 RPM | 38.05 CFM | 28.89 dBA - SY1212SL12H - 2,000 RPM | 45.47 ...
by spc
Mon May 11, 2009 1:12 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: ATI HD 4770: 40 nm, RV740 -- SPCR reviewed
Replies: 285
Views: 114213

There's a preview of the 4750 DDR3 here : http://209.85.153.132/translate_c?hl=en&ie=UTF-8&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http://www.chiphell.com/2009/0509/55_6.html&prev=_t&rurl=translate.google.com&usg=ALkJrhh7JSP_2bRmMXvd3HZPeldP__AOWQ Reports idle / load power as : HD4670 512MB (750/1750MHz) = 141W / 217W. HD4...
by spc
Mon May 04, 2009 9:54 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: ATI HD 4770: 40 nm, RV740 -- SPCR reviewed
Replies: 285
Views: 114213

~El~Jefe~ wrote:It's all the same thing. Better question to ask is which ones are tested by your manufacturer? I use those first.
At this moment, afaik all manufacturers are using "hacked" drivers. That's the reason I asked.
by spc
Mon May 04, 2009 7:56 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: ATI HD 4770: 40 nm, RV740 -- SPCR reviewed
Replies: 285
Views: 114213

The 4770 is still not listed at the AMD/ATI driver page : http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/Pages/index.aspx .

How much of a diff would "proper" drivers make ?
by spc
Sat Feb 07, 2009 3:29 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: DVI vs VGA : Demonstrate that DVI is better ... how ?
Replies: 7
Views: 2157

DVI vs VGA : Demonstrate that DVI is better ... how ?

I remember reading a thread here ( or at AnandTech ) where a forum member had asked if DVI is really better than VGA. Another member had replied with a specific example to demonstrate that DVI was better. I think it was a image with alternating white and black lines. Can someone please point me to t...
by spc
Fri Feb 06, 2009 12:41 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Radeon HD 4670: A perfect balance?
Replies: 498
Views: 247576

Power consumption of Radeon 4670 : http://66.196.80.202/babelfish/translate_url_content?.intl=us&lp=de_en&trurl=http%3a%2f%2fht4u.net%2freviews%2f2009%2fleistungsaufnahme_graka%2findex31.php Idle : PEG 3,3V 0.51 A 3.34 V 1.7 W PEG 12V 0.54 A 12.25 V 6.6 W Entirely 8.3 W Load : PEG 3,3V 0.49 A 3.33 V...
by spc
Sun Jan 18, 2009 7:10 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Intel® Core™2 Quad Processor Q7500
Replies: 7
Views: 3558

Intel® Core™2 Quad Processor Q7500

http://processorfinder.intel.com/details.aspx?sSpec=SLG9U sSpec Number: SLG9U CPU Speed: 2.60 GHz PCG: 06 Bus Speed: 800 MHz Bus/Core Ratio: 13 L2 Cache Size: 2 MB L2 Cache Speed: 2.6 GHz Package Type: LGA775 Manufacturing Technology: 45 nm Core Stepping: R0 CPUID String: 1067Ah Thermal Design Powe...
by spc
Fri Jan 16, 2009 6:15 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Radeon HD 4670: A perfect balance?
Replies: 498
Views: 247576

"Sapphire Equipped HD 4670 With GDDR4 Memories" http://vr-zone.com/articles/sapphire-equipped-hd-4670-with-gddr4-memories/6452.html?doc=6452 ... and carrying 512MB of GDDR4 memory the SAPPHIRE HD 4670 GDDR4 ... The card is cooled by a new large diameter fan based cooler which keeps noise levels to t...
by spc
Wed Dec 17, 2008 7:22 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Radeon HD 4670: A perfect balance?
Replies: 498
Views: 247576

"HIS releases fan-less Radeon HD4670" http://www.techspot.com/news/32928-his-releases-fanless-radeon-hd4670-others-are-even-faster.html HIS's latest offering is based on the same iSilence 4 heatsink ... able to keep the card cool enough without underclocking ... You will have to pay a steeper price ...
by spc
Thu Oct 23, 2008 6:40 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: How / where is video-card fan speed control implemented ...
Replies: 4
Views: 2139

Wish SPC would do a article with details. The more I think of it, the more confused I get. :?

Also, isn't it time manufacturers informed customers whether a graphics card provided fan control or not.
by spc
Wed Oct 22, 2008 11:19 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: How / where is video-card fan speed control implemented ...
Replies: 4
Views: 2139

How / where is video-card fan speed control implemented ...

Noob question I'm sure. Getting confused. Where or how is fan speed control implemented in modern PCs - mobo, graphics card or the HSF on the graphics card ? Also how do software programs control the speed. If someone could explain, would help many of us I'm sure. btw : Origin of this doubt - wanted...
by spc
Sun Oct 05, 2008 12:37 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: AGP slot - which PSU rails ...
Replies: 3
Views: 1801

Thanks a lot, could not find this info anywhere else.

Is the total power available from the AGP slot = approx 45W ? ( not counting the external connectors ).

The PCI slots (mostly) use the 5V rail, right ?
by spc
Sat Oct 04, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: AGP slot - which PSU rails ...
Replies: 3
Views: 1801

AGP slot - which PSU rails ...

Can someone please tell me which of the PSU rails supplies power to the AGP slot. For the PCI-E slot this is what I found : The PCI-E Version 1.0 slot provides two voltages from the motherboard, 3.3V and 12V. You can have up to 3A on the 3.3V rail and up to 5.5A on the 12V rail. Combined thats 9.9W ...
by spc
Thu Sep 25, 2008 8:09 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Review : D945GCLF2 + Atom 330
Replies: 7
Views: 9078

Intel Atom 230 vs Intel Atom 330 vs VIA Nano L2100 here : http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/cpu/display/intelatom-vianano.html Video playback : ... Nettop platforms only fail to cope with 1080p videos. 720p format is displayed perfectly fine with any CPU, even a single-core VIA Nano L2100 work just f...
by spc
Thu Sep 25, 2008 3:20 am
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Review : D945GCLF2 + Atom 330
Replies: 7
Views: 9078

Is it possible to mount a mini-itx board in a standard ATX/mATX cabinet ?
by spc
Thu Sep 25, 2008 12:17 am
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Review : D945GCLF2 + Atom 330
Replies: 7
Views: 9078

See also : http://www.neoseeker.com/Articles/Hardw ... _atom_330/

Edit : noticed this " isn't it amazing that the processor is passively cooled, yet the chipset requires a fan? " ?
by spc
Wed Sep 24, 2008 1:02 am
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Review : D945GCLF2 + Atom 330
Replies: 7
Views: 9078

Review : D945GCLF2 + Atom 330

Here : http://www.upgraderguides.com/index.php?type=5&id=233 ... The Atom 330 and D945GCLF2 signify a turning of the table. The Atom 330 consistently dominated our performance charts; and did so without overreaching its power consumption and thermal limitations that the Atom's Silverthorne core was ...
by spc
Mon Sep 01, 2008 8:01 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Will C2E, C3E & C4E in the E5200 really make a differenc
Replies: 8
Views: 7286

Will C2E, C3E & C4E in the E5200 really make a differenc

Was just going thru the specs for the new E5200 when I saw this : These parts have Extended Stop Grant State (C2E) enabled. These parts have Deep Sleep State (C3E) enabled. These parts have Deeper Sleep State (C4E) enabled. Both, the recently released E7200 and the latest E5200, have the same steppi...
by spc
Tue Aug 19, 2008 5:42 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: SpeedFan 4.35 released ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

SpeedFan 4.35 released ...

http://www.almico.com/speedfan.php 4.35 - released to the public the EXOTICS tab - fixed 120 DPI issue in CONFIGURE dialog - added full support for Areca RAID controllers - greatly improved SCSI support - added support for Abit uGuru 3 (uGuru 2005) - added full support for Intel FB-DIMM temperature...
by spc
Tue Jul 22, 2008 6:23 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: What's up with two-pin fan header on GA-MA78GM-S2H?
Replies: 4
Views: 1852

What would be the best way to attach a 40mm fan to that NB ?
by spc
Sat Jun 07, 2008 12:51 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: GPU cooler mounting hole dimensions :
Replies: 2
Views: 2163

GPU cooler mounting hole dimensions :

Where can I get the dimensions of the GPU cooler mounting holes for modern ( Nvidia 8xxx, 9xxx & ATI 3xxx etc ) video cards. Do Nvidia or ATI provide this info anywhere ?

There's a database at VR-ZONE but it hasn't been updated for years :

http://www.vr-zone.com/print/1356

Thanks.
by spc
Fri May 23, 2008 6:09 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Info reqd on fans used in graphics card heat sinks ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1002

Info reqd on fans used in graphics card heat sinks ...

What type of fans are used in heatsinks on modern ( DX10 ) graphics cards : 2-pin, 3-pin or 4-pin PWM ? And they are all 12V right ? Do all graphics cards allow some sort of fan speed control ? Asking because I haven't bought a graphics card for quite some time. And, reviews never mention these thin...
by spc
Thu May 08, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Arctic Freezer 7 LP Cooler For HTPC Users
Replies: 2
Views: 1753

Arctic Freezer 7 LP Cooler For HTPC Users

Arctic Freezer 7 LP Cooler For HTPC Users http://www.vr-zone.com/articles/Arctic_Freezer_7_LP_Cooler_For_HTPC_Users/5754.html The revolutionary heatsink design of the Freezer 7 LP reduces the size of the cooler dramatically, leaving it only 42mm slim (to the air intake level) / 53mm (with fan holde...
by spc
Tue Apr 22, 2008 5:41 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: SpeedFan 4.34 Final
Replies: 8
Views: 3302

SpeedFan 4.34 Final

http://www.almico.com/speedfan.php 4.34 - added full support for SiS964 SMBus - added full support for SiS966 SMBus - added full support for ULi M1575 SMBus - added full support for VIA VT8237S SMBus - added full support for VIA VT8251 SMBus - added full support for nVidia MCP61 SMBus - added full s...