NEWS

October 26th, 2011, 3:40 PM

Cooler Master Releases Silencio 450

Cooler Master, an industry leading chassis, thermal solution, power supply, peripheral, and accessory manufacturer, today adds a new sibling to the Silencio Case Series, the Silencio 450. The Silencio Series represents the best solution for sound absorption with system builds of all levels. Sound silencing foam padding seeks to severely reduce system noises produced by [...]

October 26th, 2011, 11:09 AM

MSI Announces Z68MA-G43 (G3) PCI-Express Gen. 3 Ready mATX Motherboard

Leading global graphics card and motherboard brand and manufacturer MSI officially announced the Z68MA-G43 (G3) motherboard today. The new motherboard will be the first in the industry to adopt the next-generation PCI Express Gen 3 high-speed data transfer standard to deliver unprecedented levels of performance with a staggering 32GB/s of bandwidth. The motherboard will also [...]

October 25th, 2011, 11:15 AM

Sapphire Celebrates Battlefield 3 Launch with Special Edition HD 6970 Graphics Card

Celebrating the launch of the much anticipated Battlefield 3 game, SAPPHIRE Technology is introducing the SAPPHIRE HD 6970 BF3 Special Edition – featuring two SAPPHIRE exclusive technologies, SAPPHIRE FleX and Vapor-X cooling as well as performance enhancing options for the enthusiast and access to a FREE copy of the full game! The SAPPHIRE HD 6970 [...]

October 25th, 2011, 11:09 AM

Dell Unveils Super-Thin XPS 14z Laptop

Typically any manufacturer’s entry into the category of portable or ultrathin laptop sacrifices something in the name of ‘small form factor’ – it usually happens to be an optical drive or the screen size. Many observers in the industry hold this apparent ‘truth’ to be self-evident; they argue that is it the price one must pay for [...]

October 25th, 2011, 8:28 AM

Gigabyte Gives a Sneak Peek of X79 Series Motherboards

Gigabyte has released some new pictures of their X79 series of motherboards. They certainly have some exciting stuff on the horizon, so take a look and head over to the forums to discuss.  

October 24th, 2011, 1:30 PM

Intel Releases Details on Core i7-2700K

Days after AMD released its long awaited Bulldozer chip to disappointing results, Intel has responded with the unveiling of its new Core i7 2700k processor – an expansion of the Sandy Bridge architecture. Intel’s new quad-core chip clocks in at 3.5GHz, has a 8MB of L3 cache and a 95W TDP. This speed places it [...]

October 24th, 2011, 12:05 PM

Thermaltake Announces Frio Advanced CPU Cooler

Thermaltake, the leader and pioneer in PC thermal solutions, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, with “delivering the perfect user experiences” as our mission and carrying the corporate vision of “building Thermaltake Technology into a cultural brand for the enjoyment of entertainment, e-Sports, technology and lifestyle.” This [...]

October 24th, 2011, 10:49 AM

LeadTek Announces WinFast GTX 560 Ti Hurricane Graphics Card

Leadtek Research Inc., known globally for its extreme visual graphics technology, added the new WinFast GTX 560 Ti Hurricane graphics card to the Fermi II generation family for enthusiasts. It features dual 90 mm fans, two 8 mm cooper heat-pipes, a large copper base and many fan fins equipped behind the GeForce Fermi 114 chipset, [...]

October 21st, 2011, 10:28 AM

Retailers Respond to Upcoming HDD Shortage by Limiting Purchases & Hiking Prices

With Thailand experiencing its worst flooding in generations, component manufacturers have been especially hard hit.  The trickle down effect is having a huge impact upon hard drive manufacturers in particular.   Late last week Western Digital announced that their hard drive production facilities in Thailand were shutting down due to the extreme amount of flooding. [...]

October 20th, 2011, 4:53 PM

Mixed Reactions Emerge from Blackberry Developer’s Conference

The Blackberry Developer’s Conference, which wrapped up today in San Francisco, left many attendees and members of the press with mixed feelings about the future of RIM. CNET’s Jessica Dolcourt said in a post on the ‘Dialed-in’ blog that “RIM Blew it”, and argued that while RIM was afforded opportunity with this conference to re-energize [...]