AMD Athlon 3.1GHz II X2 255 stands up

AMD's Athlon II X2 255 dual-core 3.1GHz processor outperforms the competition in lightly threaded apps, according to Legit Reviews. Which proves the chip will be a solid choice if you're into lightly-threaded programs, apparently.

Seasonic's X-Series 750W Power Supply boasts excellent efficiency, low heat, and silent operation. In fact, it's one of the best buys on the market according to bjorn3d.

Down in TweakTown, PowerColor's Radeon HD 5870 1GB PCS+ OC Video Card offers a small increase in price over the standard HD 5870 but brings an overclock and a new, quieter cooler.

Lenovo's ThinkPad Edge 13 is a notebook that’s ideal for the SMB market and consumers looking for an affordable yet functional ThinkPad Machine, according to Hardware Zone, any roadmap.

Western Digital's SATA 6Gb/sec 1TB Caviar Black (WD1002FAEX) joins a long line of excellent drives from Western Digital on PC Per's workbench.

Ineo Technology's I-NA312N1 NAS unit offers good performance combined with RAID-options and enormous amount of features including webserver, bit torrent client, and many others In fact, rbmods reckons it makes a perfect home media server.