NEWS

July 7th, 2010, 9:33 AM

G.SKILL Launches 24GB(4GBx6) DDR3 2000MHz CL8 Memory Kit

G.Skill  has today released its series of 24GB (4GBx6) triple channel memory kits at an extreme 2,000MHz CL8 1.65V. G.Skill previously demonstrated 24GB of DDR3 at 2,000MHz CL9 during Computex 2010 earlier this month, but has again managed to push the boundaries. This super capacity kit has already attracted a large number of extreme gamers [...]

July 6th, 2010, 1:07 PM

PowerColor Develops Adjustable Vortex Cooler for HD 5770

PowerColor, part of the TUL Corporation, is working on the design of a new ATI Radeon HD 5770 video card that features a unique, user adjustable cooler for better control of airflow. The new “Vortex” Cooler showcases a thick aluminum heatsink, and at the top, the height adjustable fan. As seen in the images, the [...]

July 6th, 2010, 12:52 PM

Online Retailer Confirms Details About GeForce GTX 460

Online retailer Newegg, has “mistakenly” listed details on the upcoming GTX 460, rumoured to debut this month. The listings, which have since been pulled, show the GTX 460 with nearly identical specs to the rumours that surfaced a few weeks ago. MSI, Asus, EVGA, Sparkle and Palit all appear to be jumping on board for [...]

July 6th, 2010, 11:07 AM

Enermax Expanding MODU87+ Lineup with 800W and 900W PSUs

Enermax is expanding its recently launched MODU87+ power supply lineup with two new high end offerings. The MODU87+ 800W and 900W units keep the same modular design and features up to 92% efficiency, with guaranteed 87% efficiency at any load through the use of DHT “Dynamic Hybrid Transformers”, and an array of Hybrid Capacitors; a [...]

July 5th, 2010, 11:43 AM

GIGABYTE Announces 800 Series Overclocking Contest on HWBOT

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards and other computing hardware solutions today announced a new overclocking completion in conjunction with HWBOT.org called the GIGABYTE 800 Overclocking Contest. The contest comes at a time when the FIFA World Cup approaches its climax as the top teams vie for World Cup domination, [...]

July 5th, 2010, 11:37 AM

Asetek Liquid Cooled All-In-One PC Delivers True Desktop Performance

Asetek Liquid Cooled All-In-One PC Prototype Demonstrates Consumers Need Not Sacrifice Performance for Sleek Styling. Asetek, the industry leading supplier of liquid cooling systems for computers, today demonstrated how liquid cooling enables all-in-one PCs to deliver performance on par with the best performing desktop systems while maintaining attractive price points & near silent operation. The sleek [...]

July 5th, 2010, 11:04 AM

Best Buy Employee Suspended Over Comical iPhone 4 Video

The hit iPhone 4 vs HTC Evo video, a satire about Apple phone customers, has become the latest geeky Internet sensation, already making its way around the Hardware Canucks forum. Unfortunately, while nearly 3 million viewers (at the time of posting)  seem to enjoy it, Best Buy does not. Brian Maupin, the creator of the [...]

July 2nd, 2010, 3:38 PM

G-Skill Extends Phoenix SSD Warranty to 3 Years

As we noted in our recent G-Skill Phoenix SSD review , G-skill’s  warranty has been a bit of a hindrance for those contemplating the companies products. However, they have now stepped up and will be offering the industry standard 3 year after sales support. G.Skill International Co. Ltd.,  has today announced the warranty extension of [...]

July 2nd, 2010, 10:10 AM

Scythe Launches Ninja 3 Performance CPU Cooler

The Japanese cooling specialist Scythe Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) officially announces the long-awaited successor of the Ninja 2 Rev. B CPU Cooler. New Scythe Ninja 3 CPU cooler, which was already shown at CeBIT 2010 in March 2010, offers the revised design as well as better performance than its predecessor for both active and passive [...]

July 2nd, 2010, 9:55 AM

NZXT Debuts Sentry LXE High Performance Fan Controller with Intuitive Touch Screen

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the Sentry LXE, a high performance external fan controller with an intuitive touch screen. Its unique patent-pending PCI card interface desktop design allows effortless control without having to reach underneath the desk to configure the settings. Some of the additional [...]