NEWS

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 [...]

December 14th, 2010, 1:39 PM

AMD Releases 10.12 Catalyst Drivers & Redesigned Catalyst Control Center

Alongside this month’s release of the AMD Catalyst 10.12 WHQL drivers, AMD also rolled out a preview of their newly redesigned Catalyst Control Center The new design  intends to improve usability via a new tasked-based interface, making a more intuitive navigation process. The changes are sure to make the process easier for the less tech [...]

December 14th, 2010, 1:16 PM

Corsair Launches Low Voltage 2133MHz DDR3 DIMMs

Corsair today announced the launch of a new, highly overclocked, low voltage memory kit. This 4GB Dominator GT memory kit, implemented using a matched pair of 2GB DIMMs, is guaranteed to operate at 2133MHz, with latency settings of 9-11-9-27, and at a memory voltage of only 1.5V. “We have seen an increasing number of requests [...]