Posts under Hardware tag.

Enable or Disable CPU Core Parking in Windows 10/8/7

Core Parking is a new feature, that dynamically selects a set of processors that should stay idle and not run any threads based on the current power policy and their recent utilization. This decreases the energy consumption and therefore reduces […]

How to fix ATI Display issues on Windows 10/8/7

When I installed Windows 8 one of biggest challenges I faced is to get my ATI display drivers to work. Sure, the generic display got installed but none of the ATI CC features worked specially the pictures weren’t sharp and […]

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Tips on how to choose a Mobile Printer

A mobile printer saves plenty of time and money that would otherwise be spent in traveling to a stationary printer to print something and then traveling back to hand it over to whom it is required. For example, a distributor […]

Best Windows Laptops, Desktops, Mobile Devices at CES

The International Consumer Electronics Show, better known as CES, has the reputation of being the world’s major technology-related trade show. It features thousands of exhibitors and manufacturers from around the world who come here to show off their latest developments […]

Microsoft Notebook Cooling Base Review

Whenever the temperature of your laptop shoots up it gets overheated. The consequences of over-heating can be many. If it happens very often, you may end up damaging some system components, which may require replacement – such as motherboards or […]

Microsoft Wireless Desktop 800 Specs Reveiw

Reliable, ergonomically simple and durable, are three words that perfectly define Microsoft Wireless Desktop 800 combo. This combo from Microsoft is the best alternative for those who are not willing to spend more than $25. At such a low cost, […]

Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 – Impressions

It is hard to find flaws in computer peripherals offered by Microsoft. The Redmond based company has done it yet again with LifeChat LX-3000 headsets. When it is really difficult to select the one from market where each one has some […]

Stress Testing for CUDA-enabled and OpenCL-enabled GPUs

One of my colleagues posted a thread in a forum about MemtestG80 and MemtestCL. MemtestG80 and MemtestCL are a software-based testers to test for “soft errors” in GPU memory or logic for NVIDIA CUDA-enabled or OpenCL-enabled (of any manufacturer) GPUs. This is a good […]

Microsoft LifeCam Cinema 720p – Impressions

Microsoft leaves no chance to prove its excellence in designing world-class peripherals. The Microsoft LifeCam Cinema 720p is a treat in terms of ergonomics and  image quality. However this HD webcam cannot offer equally good audio quality. Read more below to […]

Microsoft LifeCam Studio 1080p : Review and Price

As we have always been saying, you cannot challenge Microsoft’s expertise in providing the world with the best computer peripherals. Let it be a desktop combo, headphone or webcam, whatever comes out of Redmond camp, is always the best. LifeCam […]

Fix Windows Hardware and Devices problems with Troubleshooter

If you find that your Windows 10/8/7 computer is facing some hardware or device issues or problems, you can run the Hardware and Devices Troubleshooter. This automated troubleshooter will try to identify and then resolve the issues that it finds. […]

Ultrabooks: The rebirth of Notebooks

For years personal computing has seen a lot of evolution happening in the operating system segment, especially with Windows evolving year after year – from Windows XP to Windows 8. The personal computing segment has seen a lot of experimentation […]

Microsoft SideWinder X8 Mouse: Review

Peripherals is in what Microsoft delivers excellent performance, apart from operating systems. Microsoft SideWinder X8 is another such sensational product. Hybrid functionality, excellent design and mouth-watering features are the plus points of SideWinder X8. However, this device fails to cope […]

Is the traditional PC really being killed off?

Yesterday, I read an article claiming Apple is killing off the traditional desktop and after reading the article and the comments that followed, I decided I would throw in my two cents.   The title of the article was, Apple […]

Microsoft Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000

Microsoft Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000: Review

Microsoft’s Windows OS has been making our PCs look beautiful since ages. It’s not just about the appearance but performance also that has made Microsoft grab trust of millions of users across the globe. Same description can go with Microsoft’s […]

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Microsoft Arc Keyboard: Review and Verdict

Microsoft Arc Keyboard is undoubtedly one of the most attractive wireless keyboards out there in the market. With its lightweight and comfortable design, it is certainly a must-have Microsoft hardware. However, the price tag reads $60 – and this can […]