MISCELLANEOUS HARDWARE NEWS

June 5th, 2009, 11:57 AM

Rule All the Bases with ASUS and ROG Hardware

 ASUS’ Republic of Gamers (ROG), a brand synonymous with gaming and overclocking, today presented a host of innovations and products designed to provide users with the ultimate experience in high performance gaming and overclocking. These include ROG’s exclusive MemOK! one-click memory rescue tool for effortless and worry-free memory upgrades, the limited edition ASUS ROG MARS [...]

June 5th, 2009, 10:14 AM

GIGABYTE Announces GO OC 2009 Champions

  The GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship (GO OC) 2009, the world’s largest Overclocking competition, successfully took place June 3, 2009. The 4 regional final winners and last year’s GO OC 2008 Best P45 Overclock and Free Style champions battled it out for 5 hours of serious competition, and GIGABYTE is pleased to announce team USA 1, consisting [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 11:32 AM

GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2009 Starts June 3 2009

In roughly 12 hours from now, one of the world’s most prestigious overclocking championships kicks off . The GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2009, a battle that pits the top computer enthusiasts from across the globe against each other for fame and fortune. The second annual GIGABYTE Overclocking Champtionship being held in Taipei, Taiwan is set to start at [...]

May 29th, 2009, 1:30 PM

SPARKLE Enters New Digital Computing Era, Releasing Four New Products

  SPARKLE Computer Co., Ltd., a professional VGA card manufacturer and supplier,  announced that it will enter new digital era, showing its cutting-edge technology with three innovative products that breaks new groud into frontier of computing at Computex 2009.   Visitors will be treated to a dazzling display of innovative products that included the audio [...]

May 28th, 2009, 12:52 PM

More Than Just Video: New HDMI Spec Features Array of Updates

With all the talk of hardware upgrades and updates, sometimes the bare nessecities that drive our electronics obessions tend to be glossed over, such as cables. HDMI 1.3a spec added native support for audio, as well as larger resolutions, now it appears that the HDMI cable is destined to be a complete all in one [...]

May 19th, 2009, 11:15 AM

PR: Hynix, LG, Samsung & Silicon Image to develop Serial Port Memory

Hynix Semiconductor, LG Electronics , Samsung Electronics, and Silicon Image, today announced the formation of an industry consortium that promotes Serial Port Memory Technology (SPMT) for broad market adoption as an industry standard. As the first-of-its-kind memory specification for dynamic random access memory (DRAM), SPMT will initially target the mobile handset market, enabling a new [...]

May 18th, 2009, 3:37 PM

NEC Electronics Introduces World’s First USB 3.0 Host Controller

NEC Electronics today introduced the world’s first Universal Serial Bus (USB) host controller (part number µPD720200) for the new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 standard. NEC Electronics expects rapid adoption of the device and standard as the need to transfer larger and larger amounts of information between PCs to external hard-drives, portable electronics devices, and flash-based thumb [...]