December 17th, 2009, 9:17 AM

EVGA Launches EVBot Handheld Overclocking Tool

Overclockers now have a new weapon in their arsenal to aid them push their systems to new heights. Even though they haven’t been on the motherboard scene for that long, EVGA has already become known for having some of the highest-quality, most overclocker-friendly boards on the market today.  On the other hand, they are primarily known for [...]

December 9th, 2009, 11:59 AM

Silverstone Launches Dual 2.5in Drive Enclosure

Silverstone has decided to develop a new enclosure, but of a different type. The DS221 is an aluminum built 2.5in hard drive or SSD external enclosure, that supports up to two drives using a easy and convenient screw less slot loading design. The unit supports drives up to 1TB in size, offers RAID 0/1/JBOD functionality [...]

November 24th, 2009, 12:35 PM

Lite-On Launches iHAS524 DVD Writer with LabelTag Technology

Optical drive media has been fairly stagnant over the past few years, with very few new innovations or developments aside from the natural addition of Blu-Ray devices.   Lite-On has made a small step forward however, with the introduction of their iHAS524 DVD Writer which not only features the fastest speeds of any device on [...]

November 13th, 2009, 2:48 PM

GIGABYTE and Futuremark Host P55 OverclocKing Challenge and 10K Challenge

Taipei, Taiwan, November 11, 2009 – GIGABYTE Technology CO., LTD., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced two new challenges for PC overclockers everywhere. Utilizing a GIGABYTE P55 motherboard and Intel Core™ i5 or i7 CPU, contestants worldwide will compete for the overall “OverclocKing” title. The top three overall 3DMark 06 scorers [...]

November 4th, 2009, 12:11 PM

Active Media Eco Friendly Kola Bear USB Drives

In the past few months we have had a few of these Active Media PR’s come into our mail box, which to be truthful, were subsequently ignored. However, this one is just to cute to pass up. In case you have had an overwhelming hankering  for animal styled USB drives that are made of eco [...]

October 30th, 2009, 10:53 AM

Enermax Launches NAPPA Drive Enclosure

ENERMAX is proud to announce launch of NAPPA; our latest enclosure series. Other than making it full aluminum or steel, NAPPA goes with different approach for producing enclosure no other alike. Its inner 1.1mm thick aluminum body is bounded in 0.8mm thick PU leather by a patented technique. It results in extraordinary heat dissipation with [...]

October 29th, 2009, 11:49 AM

HighPoint SATA 6GB/s PCI-E Cards Announced

It happens to everyone. You go out and buy yourself a brand new computer, or build it from scratch, then the next big thing is launched,  which of course your new hardware doesn’t support. Highpoint looks to solve this age old problem with their new Rocket 600, which brings SATA 6Gb/s to a computer near you. The [...]

September 14th, 2009, 10:34 AM

IEEE Ratifies 802.11n Wireless LAN Specification

After being in the works for nearly 7 years, and used in mainstream devices for the better part of 3, the IEEE  announced that its Standards Board has ratified the IEEE 802.11n™-2009 amendment, defining mechanisms that provide significantly improved data rates and ranges for wireless local area networks (WLANs). This new amendment to the IEEE [...]

September 2nd, 2009, 11:35 AM

Creative Launches Two New Gaming Headsets

Creative Technology Ltd. today unveiled the Creative Sound Blaster Arena Surround USB Gaming Headset, a cutting-edge, all-in-one gaming headset powered by renowned Sound Blaster X-Fi technology, and also announced the availability of the Creative Fatal1ty Professional Series Gaming Headset MkII. Designed with the rigorous needs of gamers in mind, both headsets provide the ultimate gaming [...]

August 29th, 2009, 2:55 PM

Canadian Flag waves in HWBot’s Top 10!

Among fierce competition, a Canadian overclocker now sits near the top of the world rankings after posting some impressive results this weekend! Striving for the top spot on the international overclocking and benchmarking stage might seem like an impossibility to many but that illustrious position is closer than many of you may think. We here [...]