CASES/POWER/COOLING NEWS

July 6th, 2010, 1:07 PM

PowerColor Develops Adjustable Vortex Cooler for HD 5770

PowerColor, part of the TUL Corporation, is working on the design of a new ATI Radeon HD 5770 video card that features a unique, user adjustable cooler for better control of airflow. The new “Vortex” Cooler showcases a thick aluminum heatsink, and at the top, the height adjustable fan. As seen in the images, the [...]

July 6th, 2010, 11:07 AM

Enermax Expanding MODU87+ Lineup with 800W and 900W PSUs

Enermax is expanding its recently launched MODU87+ power supply lineup with two new high end offerings. The MODU87+ 800W and 900W units keep the same modular design and features up to 92% efficiency, with guaranteed 87% efficiency at any load through the use of DHT “Dynamic Hybrid Transformers”, and an array of Hybrid Capacitors; a [...]

July 2nd, 2010, 10:10 AM

Scythe Launches Ninja 3 Performance CPU Cooler

The Japanese cooling specialist Scythe Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) officially announces the long-awaited successor of the Ninja 2 Rev. B CPU Cooler. New Scythe Ninja 3 CPU cooler, which was already shown at CeBIT 2010 in March 2010, offers the revised design as well as better performance than its predecessor for both active and passive [...]

June 24th, 2010, 12:23 PM

Enermax Launches LibertyECO II 720W Modular Power Supply

Liberty means freedom, which the modular cable management provides users. “ECO” stands for economy and indicates that this power supply includes not only a high efficiency (80PLUS certified) but an attractive price as well: that’s twice the saving passed onto our customers. Considering that the consumption of modern PC-systems is growing due to high-performance graphic [...]

June 22nd, 2010, 10:37 AM

Thermalright Redefines Enormous With HR-02 and Silver Arrow CPU Coolers

Two new coolers from Thermalright have been spotted, that redefine the definition of enormous; two giant monster towers, the Silver Arrow and the HR-02. The Silver Arrow Cooler is a dual fin stack design, that squeezes in two 140mm TY series fans for airflow. Fortunately the dual fans have variable RPMs, from 500 to 1300 [...]

June 16th, 2010, 12:28 PM

Thermalright Releasing Venomous X Black Edition Cooler

The latest Thermalright cooler, the Venomoux-X, review by Hardware Canucks here, is getting a bit of a make over and being released in an all black version. It now features black nickel plating on every piece of exposed metal, making for a great new look. The cooler will retain the exact same properties as the [...]

June 11th, 2010, 12:12 PM

GELID Launches Icy Vision VGA Cooler Supprting GTX 400 Series

Thermal Solutions specialist GELID Solutions unveils its multi-compatible VGA Cooler “ICY VISION” of its GAMER product line. The “ICY VISION” cooler contains 5 power heatpipes in a unique heatpipe constellation. The heatpipes are interlaced into 85 optimized high-quality Aluminium fins. Together with a flat stack fin soldered Copper base, they enable the most efficient heat [...]

June 11th, 2010, 10:38 AM

Thermaltake Announces V9 BlacX Case

Thermaltake is introducing the its first mid-tower chassis with integrated dual bay docking station for handy easy-swap of 3.5″ and 2.5″ SATA drives right from the top of the case. Users can handle data access and transfer on-the-go without the need to install their harddrives or having to add an external docking device. The color-coded [...]

June 10th, 2010, 11:10 AM

OCZ StealthXStream 2 700W Power Supply

OCZ Technology, announces the StealthXStream 2 Power Supply Series. Redesigned to provide higher efficiencies, quieter operation, and a sleeker updated look, the StealthXStream 2 Series offers an excellent value for performance to accompany home, gaming, or enthusiast systems. “Three years ago we launched the original StealthXStream PSU line with the goal of delivering a power [...]

June 8th, 2010, 9:47 AM

Thermaltake Launches 80 PLUS Gold Toughpower Grand Power Supply

Thermaltake Technology, leading DIY computer components and power supply brand, today announced the latest addition to the popular “Toughpower” line of high-end PC power supply units, the Toughpower Grand Series. Its grandiose looks with a classy black finish make a clear statement through sheer appearance: this is quality pure. The proprietary 14cm dual-ball-bearing flower-shaped fan [...]