NEWS

January 8th, 2012, 5:33 PM

CES 2012: Le Pan Reveals New Le Pan II Tablet

The biggest entrant from manufacturers at Computex was tablets. The most hyped tablet of the show – the HP Touchpad – turned out to be a marked failure when it launched months later. Tablets are certain to be a large part of the offerings on display at CES 2012. The question is, can any manufacturer [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:09 PM

MSI Launches Military Class Inspired Interceptor Series Computer Cases

  MSI again proves it is a market leader in the PC gaming case sector with the release of their Interceptor line of cases. Look for the Interceptor series in December at an MSRP of $79.99 and $59.99. MSI today announced a new line of computer cases aimed at PC enthusiasts that will be exclusively [...]

January 8th, 2012, 5:08 PM

CES 2012: Acer to Introduce Aspire S5, World’s Thinnest Ultrabook w/Thunderbolt

Ultrabooks are all the rage in the mobile computing world these days and Acer has introduced one of the thinnest and lightest Ultrabooks yet:  the Aspire S5. CES 2012 is starting off in a huge way with Acer announcing a number of products, among them the new svelte Aspire S5 which measures ridiculous 15mm at [...]

January 6th, 2012, 11:27 AM

Intel to Release Intel Core i7-3820 on February 13

Fudzilla is reporting that Intel plans to launch the Core i7-3820 on February 13. The 3820 is clocked at 3.6GHz with a turbo clock of 3.9GHz, and has a 10mb cache. The chip has an MSRP of $285.

January 6th, 2012, 9:03 AM

Steam Closes 2011 with 100% Sales Growth, 5 Million Simultaneous Users

Valve today announced the 2011 growth data for Steam, a leading platform for PC & Mac games and digital entertainment. During 2011 the platform grew to offer over 1,800 games to over 40 million accounts. Year-over-year unit sales increased by more than 100% for the seventh straight year, and during the 2011 Holiday Sale Steam’s [...]

January 6th, 2012, 9:00 AM

Crucial Debuts the Ultra-Slim (7 mm) Crucial m4 Solid State Drive

Crucial, a leading global brand of memory and storage upgrades, today introduced a 7 mm version of the award-winning Crucial m4 SSD to meet the need for thinner storage devices. With the same performance delivered by the standard 9.5 mm Crucial m4 SSD, the new ultra-slim 7 mm version supports the latest thin and light [...]

January 5th, 2012, 11:20 AM

Logitech Claims to Have ‘Redefined’ the Mouse With Logitech Cube

 Kicking off the pre-CES product announcement blitz, Logitech today unveiled the Logitech Cube, a hybrid mouse-presenter device the company claims “re-imagines what a mouse can be.” “With its sleek design, the Logitech Cube catches your eye immediately,” said Todd Walker, brand manager at Logitech in a press release. “But it doesn’t stop with distinctive design. [...]

January 5th, 2012, 8:35 AM

Lenovo Unveils First ThinkPad Hybrid Laptop and Company’s First Business Ultrabook

Lenovo today announced the ThinkPad X1 Hybrid laptop, combining the thin, light and performance benefits of its predecessor – the X1 -  with double the battery life of up to 10 hours1, via the hybrid’s Instant Media Mode, which is powered by a second processor and operating system. Lenovo also announced today the ThinkPad T430u [...]

January 5th, 2012, 8:23 AM

Cooler Master Announces the GX Lite Series PSUs

Today, Cooler Master launches a new series of Power Supplies to celebrate the new year: The GX Lite series. This series, consisting of 500 W, 600 W and 700 W versions, will be placed between the GX series and the Extreme series and it is targeted at the mid-range to the upper mid-range. Just like [...]

January 5th, 2012, 8:18 AM

Samsung Announces Series 7 Smart Station And 1080p Monitors

Samsung Electronics America Inc., a subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Corporation, today introduced the next evolution of its award-winning Central Station, the Series 7 Samsung Smart Station, as well as a redesigned Series 7 HDTV monitor for a whole-home solution. Part HD monitor, part wireless docking station, the second generation Series 7 Smart Station (CB750) builds [...]