apps to view hardware specs

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Subject: apps to view hardware specs
Posted by:  coltrane (tendengar…
Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2011

are there any apps that will report the specs of a system?
I am primarily looking for something that will report memory type and
timings. System bios version would also be nice. I used to have
something around that would give me this info but it seems to be lost in
the ether.