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Report: 2006 Mac Pro (MacPro 1,1) CPUs/Video Card Upgrades
Richard sent notes and a GeekBench comparison on his (low-cost) 2006 Mac Pro upgrades, going from the original 2 Dual-Cores to 2 Quad-Core Xeons ($70 total at auction) and replacing the OEM 7300GT card with a $75 PC Radeon 5770 card.
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Previous News Archive Summary:
Friday November 29th, 2013 News Freeware VM VirtualBox 4.3.4 Update (with some OS X Host fixes)
Final Cut Pro X 10.1 Top 5 User Requests
Clean Up Your Mac's Hard Drive With DriveSlim
Mac Airfoil v4.8.2 (w/mavericks support)
How to mine Bitcoin with your Mac
- D-Link Router Updates to fix Security issue
- Xbox One Teardown
- Btrfs hands on: An extremely cool file system
- Yamaha YSP-1400 Digital Sound Projector Review
- Samsung BD-F7500 Blu-Ray Player Firmware Update v1013.5
- Xbox One vs Xbox 360: Tips for Using the New Console
- Google Nexus Smartphones Vulnerable To Rebooting Via SMS Attack
- Chevy announces Premiere edition of Corvette Stingray convertible
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