NEWS

January 26th, 2011, 11:55 AM

Cooler Master Launches Two New Elite Series Chassis

Cooler Master Announces Elite 371 Value Gaming Case The two words budget and case rarely come true when put together, but Cooler Master has mastered this by designing affordable chassis without compromising on quality. The new Elite 371 builds upon Cooler Master expertise and delivers high-end features in the affordable market space. Cooler Master believes [...]

January 25th, 2011, 11:58 AM

MSI Introduces AMD E350IA-E45 Mini-ITX Motherboard

MSI today officially announces the first mainboard Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) powered platform, the MSI E350IA-E45. Powered by an E350 APU with 1.6 GHz dual-core CPU and DirectX 11 Radeon HD6310 graphics, the E350IA-E45 offers all the features you could expect in the ultimate Home Entertainment Platform: excellent Thermal Design and stability thanks to Japanese [...]

January 25th, 2011, 11:17 AM

AMD Rolls Back Prices on Radeon Graphics Cards

In a bid to take some of the wind out of NVIDIA’s launch of the GTX 560 Ti graphics card released today, AMD has announced a new price list for their graphics card in the same sub $300 market. With the GTX 560 Ti launching at approximate $250, the card fills the gap between the [...]

January 20th, 2011, 1:48 PM

POWERCOLOR Announces Dual Mode Graphics Setting For New HD 6950 Series

The PCS++ HD6950 allows unlocking of shaders allowing extra performance TUL Corporation, the parent company of PowerColor, is announcing a dual mode setting design in the HD6950 series: the PowerColor PCS++ HD6950. The PowerColor PCS++ HD6950 features a dual BIOS setting, allowing a bump in performance with factory overclocking to at 880MHz core speed and [...]

January 20th, 2011, 11:21 AM

Fractal Design Announces Brand and New Product Launch for the US Market

Fractal Design, has kicked off the launch of the Fractal brand and products in the United States at CES 2011.  This Swedish based company has won multiple awards for its brilliantly designed premium cases for desktop PCs. For more details on Fractals upcoming case series, you can see the Hardware Canucks CES 2011 coverage. Fractal [...]

January 20th, 2011, 8:27 AM

AMD Gets into the Rebranding Game: Say Hello to the HD 6700 Series

HD 5700-series gets rebranded to HD 6770 and HD 6750 but ONLY for OEM customers so don’t expect to buy these cards at retailers. Early this morning a number of our readers sent us links to two product pages on AMD’s own website which claim to show two upcoming cards:  the HD 6770 and HD 6750.  [...]

January 19th, 2011, 11:45 AM

Antec Updates Mid-Range Six Hundred V2 Case

Let’s play a little game of spot the differences. Antec has announced this morning its V2 version of the Antec Six Hundred case, which for those keeping score at home, makes four cases that have received “updates” and of course new prices so far this year. Press Release: In its 25th anniversary year, Antec, Inc., [...]

January 19th, 2011, 11:32 AM

Lian Li’s Lancool Brand Launching First Knight Series

Lancool, maker of mid to high-end computer chassis for over twenty years, has launched three, new, mid-tower PC cases: the PC-K57, the PC-K59, and the PC-K63. Utilizing their affiliation with high-end chassis manufacturer Lian-Li, Lancool has designed all three of these PC cases with anti-vibration, tool-less installations of components, all-black SECC steel exteriors, and superior thermal performance [...]

January 18th, 2011, 2:06 PM

Fractal Design Expands Chassis Lineup at CES 2011

Unfortunately due to a rather frustrating electronic storage error, our photo’s from our visit with Fractal Design at CES 2011 in Las Vegas were a bit delayed. Thankfully, things were retrieved and so we can show off exactly what consumers can look forward to from the blossoming Swedish based company over the next year. Fractal [...]

January 18th, 2011, 12:47 PM

AMD Radeon 6950 1GB Shedding Pounds [Updated]

The rumour of a new AMD Radeon 6950 graphics card has it not only shedding some excess memory, but also being lighter on the wallet. [Update [01/18/2010] As a result of some miscommunication, the original report by online sources claiming that AMD would be launching a 6970 1GB at $279 are in fact, false. In [...]