NEWS

December 30th, 2010, 12:48 PM

MSI and Killer NIC Partnership Could See Improved Integrated NIC

MSI recently released a press notice alongside Killer NIC announcing an informal partnership between the companies that will see Killer NIC products coupled with the sale of MSI Big Bang Motherboards, but rumour has it the match may bring with it, a whole new level of integrated networking. MSI has been relatively on the ball [...]

December 30th, 2010, 12:32 PM

Fractal Design Launches Define Mini

As the name implies, Define Mini is the smaller sibling of the acclaimed and award winning Define R2/R3 case. Being a Micro ATX version of Define R2/R3, it offers a number of interesting functions with a very stylish appearance. It’s a case focused on low noise level, without neglecting other important features such as cooling, expandability [...]

December 21st, 2010, 1:54 PM

Futuremark Releases Update for 3DMark 11

Futuremark had delayed the launch of its 3DMark 11 suite, in order to fix a few crucial bugs before launch, but despite that – as with any software – there were a few nagging issues that cropped up when the benchmarking suite began widescale use. Futuremark is releasing an update to 3DMark 11 to fix [...]

December 21st, 2010, 1:23 PM

MSI P67 Mainboard Showcases 8GB DIMM Compatibility

Intel’s anticipated Sandy Bridge processors and P67 chipset, expected to debut shortly after the New Year, bring a new level of memory support for 8GB DIMMs. The board uses the familiar dual channel, four DIMM slot configuration, initially appeared it may be a step backwards from the large memory potential we had come to enjoy with x58 [...]

December 21st, 2010, 12:30 PM

Elpida Begins Sample Shipments of 30nm Process 4-Gigabyte DDR3 SO-DIMM

Elpida Memory, Inc., Japan’s leading global supplier of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM), today announced it has begun sample shipments of its newly developed 30nm process 4-gigabyte DDR3 SO-DIMM. The new memory module was built using currently available advanced 30nm process DRAM manufacturing technology and is composed of sixteen 2-gigabit DDR3 SDRAMs. It achieves a [...]

December 17th, 2010, 12:21 PM

EVGA P67 Classified Motherboard Spotted

EVGA’s Classified series boards have always been the premier products in the companies line, but the recently spotted EVGA P67 LGA-1155 Classified motherboard appears to be on a whole new level of awesome. The Sandy Bridge board is ready for anything and everything, geared towards the hardcore enthusiast with dual 8-pin CPU power plugs, a [...]

December 17th, 2010, 11:48 AM

AMD Releases Catalyst 10.12a Hotfix for AMD Radeon 6900 Series Support

With the launch of AMD’s latest 6900 series cards, the company has released a 10.12a Hotfix driver with official support for the new AMD Radeon HD 6970 2GB and AMD Radeon HD 6950 2GB graphics cards;  begging the question as to why they didn’t simply put off the release of the 10.12 drivers this past [...]

December 17th, 2010, 11:34 AM

Fractal Design Announces Arc Series Case

Fractal Design has announced the new  Arc Series of cases which create a niche of their own; a combination of stellar performance and cooling options with stylish, minimalistic looks and an overall understated elegance. Key features Stylish, minimalistic front panel with alu-look Optimized for performance, massive cooling and water cooling support A total of 8(!) [...]

December 14th, 2010, 2:17 PM

Humble Bundle Offering Five Quality Indie Titles For What Ever Price You Want

Looking for good way to kill some time while stuck at the in-laws this holiday season? The Humble Bundle is back in time for Christmas 2010, with 5 excellent Indie titles all for the low price of  “$Whatever You Want”. The Humble Bundle is a collection of five independent game developers, offering their titles in [...]

December 14th, 2010, 1:49 PM

PC Power & Cooling Unveils New 760W Silencer Power Supply

It has been some time since we heard anything from PC Power and Cooling , especially since their takeover by OCZ; however, the company is still alive and kicking and today OCZ Technology Group has launched the new Silencer 760 power supply from PC Power & Cooling, OCZ’s PSU (power supply unit) subsidiary. Built for [...]