This Week in Computer Hardware 60
Recorded: February 24, 2010
Published: February 27, 2010
1. MSI Big Bang Fuzion Motherboard and Lucid HYDRA Performance Review
2. Apple MacBook Pros likely to implement NVIDIA Optimus technology
3. Corsair 8GB Padlock 2 USB drive - hands on sample ($55 or so)
4. Adobe released beta 3 of Flash 10.1
- Adds support for GMA 500 (System Controller Hub US15W for the Atom processor Z5xx series, based on PowerVR architecture)
- Adds support for Broadcom CrystalHD chip
5. NVIDIA Announces...an announcement date
6. Twitter questions:
- Kevin: This week some Ion 2 benchmarks came out and showed Ion 2 to not have as good of performance as Ion 1. Is this because of Pinetrail or Ion 2? Any way to tell which of these is the issue?
- alexanderlecard@ryanshrout do you still consider the 5870 the fastest video card how much difference with the 5770?
- brucerwillkejr@ryanshrout question for today's podcast, advice on a raid config, which would be best for performance, and what controller to use
- ZenProductions@ryanshrout My monitor, Samsung P2570HD, blurs all the text and displays colors incorrectly in HDMI mode, but just fine on DVI, why is that?
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