VIDEO CARDS

August 17th, 2008

BFG GTX 280 OCX 1GB Video Card Review

It has been a while since the GTX 280 cards were first released onto the market and today we have a review of one of the higher clocked ones: the BFG GTX 280 OCX. While the GTX 280 is already a very fast product, BFG is bringing it to the next level by pre-overclocking it [...]


August 11th, 2008

Palit Radeon HD4870 X2 2GB (R700) VIdeo Card Review

ATI is finally ready to take another stab at the performance crown and this time they have come to the table with some serious firepower. Their HD4870 X2 2GB card is now set to deliver a broadside to the competition. Can it perform up to expectations or will its dual GPU nature drag it down. [...]


August 7th, 2008

ATI HD4870 & HD4850 Crossfire Performance Review

With so many people buying Crossfire compatible motherboards coupled with the fact that the new ATI HD4800-series is one of the best selling ATI products in the last decade, we thought it was high time to tackle a Crossfire review. So, here we are running head first into dual card performance of the HD4870 and [...]


July 27th, 2008

BFG GTX 260 896MB Video Card Review

With the recent release of the ATI HD4800-series, Nvidia has been in a tough situation while trying to compete against a less expensive product. However, with the recent price cuts to the GTX 260 it seems that they are bringing all guns to bear on the competition. Let’s take a look at how the GTX [...]


July 9th, 2008

BFG 8800GT OCX & 9600GT OCX Video Card Review

The OCX series of video cards from BFG have always been among the best of the best in the industry. BFG has now fused their OCX lineup with the superior cooling offered by their new Thermointelligence heatsinks and look to have hit the nail on the head once again. In this review we take a [...]


July 1st, 2008

Sapphire Radeon HD4850 512MB Graphics Card Review

Yes it has been nearly two weeks since its release but today we are finally releasing our long-awaited review of the HD4850 graphics card. Sapphire has sent us one of their units which we will be taking a look at. Without a doubt, the HD4850 is the new price / performance leader but how will [...]


June 24th, 2008

Palit Radeon HD4870 512MB Graphics Card Review

ATI has struck back at Nvidia in a big way today. They have launched their HD4870 which is their brand new GDDR5-toting answer to Nvidia’s 9800 GTX. Come join us as we take a look at this card, the performance it offers and make a few interesting side trips along the way.


June 16th, 2008

EVGA GeForce GTX 280 1GB Superclocked Review

Today marks the day many of us have been waiting for since the release of the 8800 GTX. Nvidia is finally launching their new architecture with the GTX 280 and GTX 260 graphics cards. EVGA has sent us their GTX 280 Superclocked Edition card and with it we will see if this new enthusiast architecture [...]


June 3rd, 2008

BFG Launches New 8800GT and 9600GT OCX TI Cards

Today BFG is launching a pair of new cards in their ThermoIntelligence line: the 9600GT OCX and the 8800GT OCX. Both of these cards sport BFG’s new aftermarket ThermoIntelligence heatsink which promises reduced temperatures for these overclocked cards.


May 19th, 2008

Sapphire HD3870 512MB TOXIC Edition Review

While it has been a while since Hardware Canucks did a GPU review, today we are back with a bang with an in-depth look at the Sapphire HD3870 TOXIC Edition. In addition to it being an overclocked card, Sapphire has also equipped this card with a one-of-a-kind heatsink called the Vapor-X. We give both the [...]