NEWS

November 12th, 2010, 1:14 PM

Danger Den First To Market With GTX 580 Water Blocks

Enthusiasts need not wait for high-end cooling of their new high-end tessellation monster. Danger Den, a consistent presence in the field of cutting-edge cooling, has been working with NVIDIA for some time on a full-coverage water block for the new GTX 580. Dubbed the DD-GTX580, the block has a monolithic copper base with black chrome [...]

November 12th, 2010, 12:05 PM

AMD Releases Yet Another Catalyst Hotfix – 10.10e Update

A little more than two weeks after its Radeon 6800 series launch and Catalyst 10.10 driver update, AMD has released its 5th hotfix for the October drivers. The Catalyst 10.10e hotfix is again, nearly entirely devoted to game improvements, and extends the Morphological Anti-Aliasing (MLAA) fix seen in previous updates to include the Radeon 5000 [...]

November 12th, 2010, 11:52 AM

NVIDIA Releases WHQL 262.99 Drivers Alongside GTX 580

A few days late with the update, but for bleeding edge consumers purchasing the GTX 580 on launch week, NVIDIA has released new WHQL-signed drivers with GTX 580 support. The driver does not add any sort of game improvements or new functionality for any other cards besides the GTX 580. Details include: Installs HD Audio [...]

November 12th, 2010, 11:46 AM

Antec Premieres Elite Line of High-Performance PSUs

Antec, Inc., PC upgrade and Do-It-Yourself markets, today announced its newest premium line of consumer power supplies, the High Current Pro series. Available in four 80 PLUS Gold certified models, the High Current Pro series boasts unrivaled server-grade efficiency and reliability for powering the most demanding system builds. The High Current Pro series uses a [...]

November 12th, 2010, 11:44 AM

AMD Radeon HD 6900 Series Officially Postponed

While AMD did manage to get its AMD Radeon HD 6800 series out on time, and with near perfect availability, unfortunately it looks like big brother Cayman has been delayed. AMD’s new top end line, the “Cayman” GPU based cards, were expected to debut November 22, 2010, however for reasons unspecified, AMD has officially moved [...]

November 9th, 2010, 11:36 AM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580 Manufacturer Press Release List

As with every launch of a major graphics card, manufacturers have been submitting their press releases on their rendition of the latest an greatest to us fast and furious. Instead of filling the news up with every individual list, we have instead syndicated all of the PR’s and organized them by manufacturer below. GIGABYTE ASUS [...]

November 9th, 2010, 11:23 AM

NVIDIA Delivers World’s Fastest DX11 GPU… Again!

NVIDIA today announced the latest consumer GPU based on the NVIDIA Fermi architecture, the GeForce GTX 580, which has been reengineered from the transistor-level up to deliver increased power efficiency and performance over previous generation products. The GeForce GTX 580 GPU delivers the world’s fastest performance for DirectX 11 (DX11) games, and support for NVIDIA [...]

November 9th, 2010, 6:50 AM

NVIDIA Launches New GeForce.com Website

Nvidia launches a massive, intuitive new site for GeForce users and gamers alike. Presently, GeForce users who head over to NVIDIA’s main site get bombarded by everything from Tesla to Quadro to ION.  It is without a doubt a well-designed corporate site but as their product portfolio has increased in both size and complexity, navigation [...]

November 8th, 2010, 2:45 PM

Intel Adds New Postville X25-M 120GB G2 SSD

While it was rumoured that Intel would be prepping their G3 generation of SSDs for release in late Q4 2010 or early Q 2011, they appear to have no intention of abandoning their Postville (G2) lineup anytime soon. A new 120GB model was spotted in an Intel press package, slotting itself in-between the existing 80GB [...]

November 8th, 2010, 2:03 PM

Patriot Memory Refreshes High-Definition Media Player

Patriot Memory today announced a refresh of their High-Definition media player product line. The Patriot Box Office has undergone a series of changes adding improved functionality, an enhanced user interface, new product packaging and a new product name. Box Office is now named PBO Core: a name inspired by the legions of devoted fans and [...]