CES 2012

January 12th, 2012

CES 2012: Shuttle Introduces the XH61 LGA 1155 Barebone

Shuttle Computer Handels GmbH, the European subsidiary of Shuttle Inc., one of the leading developers and manufacturers of compact PC solutions such as the world-renowned XPC Mini-PC Barebones, has announced the launch of the XH61, a new 3-litre PC for Intel’s Sandy Bridge processors. Barely 7 cm high, this Slim-PC barebone extends the product range [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: NVIDIA Tegra 3 Processor to Power Audi’s Next-Gen Infotainment and Digital Instrument Clusters

NVIDIA today announced that Audi AG has selected the NVIDIA Tegra 3 mobile processor to power in-vehicle infotainment systems — as well as new digital instrument clusters that replace traditional dashboard gauges — across its full line of vehicles worldwide, beginning in 2013. The tight integration of these systems with the vehicle, as well as [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: BenQ XL2420T and XL2420TX Gaming Monitors Launch in North America

BenQ America Corp. today announced the North American launch of the XL2420T and XL2420TX, the company’s latest gaming monitors for professional and competitive FPS (first-person shooter) games. Engineered in conjunction with ZOWIE GEAR – a manufacturer of high-end professional gaming gear and R&D partner to BenQ – the new XL Series models reflect BenQ’s commitment [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: ZOTAC Launches Next-Generation DIY Home Theater PC Motherboards

ZOTAC International, a leading innovator and a channel manufacturer, today launches the ZOTAC D2700-ITX WiFi Supreme – a next-generation mini-ITX platform for DIY home theater PC users. The ZOTAC D2700-ITX WiFi Supreme combines the latest energy-efficient Intel Atom processor with world-class NVIDIA GeForce graphics processors for superior energy-efficiency and stunning high-definition video playback. The latest [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: ASUS ROG Xonar Phoebus Sound Card Set Redefines In-Game Audio

ASUS’ Xonar lineup has received a new addition with the ROG Xonar Phoebus, a gamer-oriented sound card which includes a break out box controller for volume settings, Dolby® Home Theater V4 surround sound and a GX3.0 gaming audio engine. In-game audio can make or break the gaming experience, and a high-quality sound card is one [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: ASUS Shows off New High Performance Routers

To many, ASUS is one of the leaders in the router market with several marquee products already under their belts.  At CES 2012, the upcoming RT-N66U dual-band Gigabit Wireless Router and the ASUS EA-N66 dual-band wireless Ethernet adapter were both shown off.   RT-N66U dual-band Gigabit Wireless Router The RT-N66U dual-band gigabit wireless router delivers [...]

January 11th, 2012

CES 2012: Intel Launches Tegra Competitor

Intel unveiled a smartphone chip – dubbed “Medfield” – at CES 2012 designed to compete with NVIDIA’s Tegra System on a Chip (SoC). At CES Intel’s CEO, Paul Otellini, showed off the Lenovo K800 smartphone which is powered by Intel’s new Medfield chip and runs the Android OS. Intel’s new mobile platform has been built [...]

January 10th, 2012

CES 2012: Samsung Announces Galaxy Note for North America

Tablets were the dominant theme at last year’s Computex, and Samsung came out of the show as one of the leading players. Their Galaxy Note looks good, but does it have what it takes to make a dent in Apple’s iPad market share? Samsung Mobile Communications Canada, the leading supplier of mobile phones in the [...]

January 10th, 2012

CES 2012: Monster Digital and Seagate Offer Seagate Momentus XT Upgrade Kits

Monster Digital, a leading innovator and developer of advanced memory storage solutions, today announced it is teaming with Seagate Technology, a global leader in hard disk drives and storage solutions, to make it easy to upgrade laptop and desktop PC storage to Seagate’s Momentus XT solid state hybrid drive (SSHD). With the new Monster Digital [...]

January 10th, 2012

CES 2012: Corsair Announces New Additions to its PC Case Lineup

Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the builder-friendly Obsidian Series 550D ultra-quiet premium case and the compact Carbide Series 300R gaming case. The Obsidian Series 550D offers a revolutionary combination of noise reduction and a wide array of choices for customizing cooling. The rugged [...]