Hardware
Poly 880NF2-2700XGL (AMD)   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

Housed in an extremely compact and lightweight aluminum and Lucite case with a clear window on the removable side panel, the Poly 880NF2-2700XGL is easily the lightest system reviewed here.More>>

Poly 7205G1-3000XGL (Intel)   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

It?s difficult for one company to compete against itself, especially when the other system it submits is a great- performing bargain.More>>

SYS PowerHouse 3066   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

Based on our previous experiences benchmarking and evaluating computers from SYS Technology, we?ve come to expect high-performance systems with many extras, and the SYS PowerHouse 3066 meets our expectations.More>>

Tri-Star   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

The Tri-Star computer from Tri CAD/CAM Systems is housed in an elegant, simple case with a swing-away door that covers the drive bays.More>>

Samsung display drives system testing   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

All workstations for this roundup were tested on the new Samsung SyncMaster 191T flat-panel monitor, a 190 TFT (thin-film transistor) monitor that is remarkably bright and performed flawlessly throughout the rigors of the testing process.More>>

8 Great CAD Workstations   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

The quest of CAD/CAM software users for ever-greater computing power tends to make us more conservative in our computer choices, both in selection of design and in sticking to proven technologies.More>>

First Looks: Contex Crystal Tx 40"   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Michael Lennox

The Contex Crystal Tx 400 wide-format scanner impresses with features that not only enable excellent scanning results, but also make it easy to use.More>>

First Looks: Contex Crystal Tx 400   1 Mar, 2003

Article By : Michael Lennox

The Contex Crystal Tx 400 wide-format scanner impresses with features that not only enable excellent scanning results, but also make it easy to use.More>>

WILDCAT4 7110   1 Feb, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

The 3Dlabs Wildcat4 7110 is a full-length, double-width AGP 8X graphics card that not all systems can accommodate.More>>

WILDCAT VP970   1 Feb, 2003

Article By : Ron LaFon

The Wildcat VP970 is the newest and most capable of a family of four midrange graphics cards from 3Dlabs.More>>