MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE NEWS

August 24th, 2010, 10:55 AM

WD Releases Livewire Powerline AV Network Kit

WD (Western Digital), today introduced its new WD Livewire Powerline AV Network Kit, a HomePlug AV compatible solution that enables consumers to use their existing electrical outlets to extend secure and reliable high-speed Internet connections throughout the home. Complementing the WD TV line of media players, the WD Livewire Powerline AV Network Kit enables consumers [...]

July 14th, 2010, 12:17 PM

Lian Li Launches EX-10Q USB 3.0 HDD/SSD enclosure

Lian Li Industrial Co. Ltd. today launches a USB 3.0 2.5″ External Hard Disk Drive (HDD) Enclosure. The conveniently thin, all-aluminum EX-10Q connects its users’ external HDD to computers with a super-fast USB 3.0 cable that reaches speeds up to 5GMbps. For computers without USB 3.0 compatibility, the operating speed is 480Mbps. The bridge chip [...]

July 2nd, 2010, 9:55 AM

NZXT Debuts Sentry LXE High Performance Fan Controller with Intuitive Touch Screen

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the Sentry LXE, a high performance external fan controller with an intuitive touch screen. Its unique patent-pending PCI card interface desktop design allows effortless control without having to reach underneath the desk to configure the settings. Some of the additional [...]

June 21st, 2010, 11:52 AM

Lamptron Introduces Multicolour Spectral Bar

Lamptron is helping modders bring a little colour to their world; now, what ever your mood, your computer can change with you with Lamptron’s Spectral Bar. The Spectral Bar is a 12.6″ CCFL light, that looks and operates like most cold cathodes, however is has the ability to change between 8 different colour settings; Red, [...]

June 18th, 2010, 11:18 AM

TRENDnet Launches Two High Speed USB 3.0 Adapters

TRENDnet, a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, today announces the availability of the 2-Port USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter, model TU3-H2EC, and 2-Port USB 3.0 PCI Express Adapter, model TU3-H2PIE. The adapters add two super speed 5Gbps USB 3.0 ports to a laptop or desktop computer. Transfer content from USB 3.0 storage enclosures, flash [...]

June 2nd, 2010, 2:25 PM

EVGA Announces EU30 USB 3.0 PCI-E Host Card

The EVGA EU30 PCI-E host card adds an additional 2 USB 3.0 ports capable of up to 5 gigabits per second of data transfer, and is also backwards compatible ensuring all your favorite USB devices still work great. PCI Express x1 support ensures compatibility for a wide range of motherboards. Key features introduced on the [...]

May 20th, 2010, 3:20 PM

ASUS ROG Xpander enables 4-way SLI on Rampage III Extreme

A bizarre new piece of hardware is reported to be coming from ASUS that will allow ROG fans to break benchmarking records in a whole new way. Originally reported over at Nordic Hardware, this PCI-E “daughter card” is an add-on for the new RIIIE motherboard, which does not come with 4-way SLI support out of [...]

April 14th, 2010, 9:44 AM

Stay Connected With Scythe – Kama Connect 2 Announced

Scythe introduces the latest in connectivity adapters in the form of the Kama Connect 2. It happens to all of us really, although we may stay on the cutting edge of technology there are always instances where we need something more. Should that be an older IDE drive, Compact Flash , Micro SD etc etc. [...]

March 12th, 2010, 12:43 PM

Creative Announces Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD and USB Sound Blaster X-Fi HD Audio

Creative Technology Ltd. today announced the PCI-E Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD and USB Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi HD, setting the gold standard for PC audio with the first discrete audio card and USB digital audio system to include THX TruStudio PC audio technology. “The Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD and Sound Blaster X-Fi [...]

February 8th, 2010, 10:41 AM

NZXT Unveils Line of Premium Cables and Performance Fans

NZXT is proud to announce its new line of premium cables and performance fans for PC enthusiasts. The new lineup premium cables consists of VGA, PSU, and HDD cables that are individually sleeved in a black enclosure to provide a sleeker look that seamlessly integrates into the case’s interior. The additional benefit from incorporating these [...]