NEWS

September 14th, 2010, 4:07 PM

Kingston Digital Launches First USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Kingston today announced it is shipping its first USB 3.0 Flash drive. The Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 Flash drive takes advantage of the faster USB 3.0 specification that has up to ten times the data transfer rates of the current USB 2.0 specification. The DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 has a read speed of 80MB/sec. and a write speed [...]

September 14th, 2010, 11:18 AM

Corsair Announces New Line of Gaming Power Supply Units

Corsair a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the Corsair Gaming Series™ Power Supplies. These PSUs are an ideal price-performance solution for building or upgrading a gaming PC. The Gaming Series PSUs feature a single +12V rail, providing up to 65A of reliable, continuous power for [...]

September 13th, 2010, 5:21 PM

Arctic Releases MX-4 High Performance Thermal Compound

ARCTIC introduces a new thermal compound, ARCTIC MX-4, which features a new formula that guarantees exceptional heat dissipation from components and maintains the needed stability to push your computer system to its maximum. Similar to the performance of existing and acclaimed ARCTIC MX-series, ARCTIC MX-4 continues to be overclocker’s ultimate choice when choosing thermal compounds. [...]

September 11th, 2010, 1:16 AM

MSI Master Overclocking Arena 2010 Grand Final Live

For those of you who enjoy watching live overclocking events, the MSI Master Overclocking Arena 2010 Grand Final is currently well under way in Taipei, Taiwan. After months of online and regional qualifiers, this is the last event in MSI’s worldwide overclocking contest. With 40 competitors from 23 different countries, this is one of the [...]

September 10th, 2010, 3:40 PM

NVIDIA GTX 460 768MB Sees Price Drop

As reported by Xbit labs, NVIDIA has come to a silent arrangement with many vendors to drop the price of the GTX 460 768MB to $179 USD, or in some cases as low as $169. The discount represents 10% of the cards MSRP, which is substantial in the PC harware market, especially video cards where margins [...]

September 10th, 2010, 1:45 PM

AMD to Demonstrate Fusion APU Codenamed “Zacate”

Next week in San Francisco, AMD will unveil the first North America public demonstrations of its AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) codenamed “Zacate,” a new dual-core, 18-watt TDP processor containing discrete-level graphics capabilities on die and designed to dramatically improve the user’s PC experience. Targeting value and mainstream notebooks and desktops, “Zacate” APU-based platforms [...]

September 10th, 2010, 1:30 PM

LG Intros Four LED IPS Panels

LG is taking the next step in the evolution of top quality monitors, mixing the impeccable colour reproduction of an IPS panel, with the low power consumption and thin figure of LED Backlighting. Recently exhibited at the IFA 2010 in Berlin, LG showed off three new consumer level monitors; the  IPS2062T, IPS226V, IPS236V sized at [...]

September 9th, 2010, 3:53 PM

AMD Releases Catalyst 10.8b hotfix For Dual GPUs and HAWX 2

AMD is doing a bit of patch work on a defunct graphics lineup, offering the Catalyst 10.8b hotfix specifically for HD 4000 series dual GPU users. They have also forced Anisotropic Filtering settings for all Radeon HD series in HAWX 2. The update is only for Windows 7 & Vista ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 [...]

September 9th, 2010, 11:57 AM

Two New Lian Li Mini-Q Series Mini-ITX chassis

Lian Li Industrial Co. Ltd. today announces two additional Mini-Q Series – PC-Q09 and PC-Q09F. Even more compact and light, Lian Li designed these two new models with space, convenience and style in mind – a combination of art and technology! Both the PC-Q09 and PC-Q09F support Mini-ITX motherboards, and are available in four trendy [...]

September 8th, 2010, 12:26 PM

ASUS Launches RoG G53 and G73 Notebooks Featuring the GeForce GTX 460M

New from ASUS Republic of Gamers, G53 and G73 gaming notebooks now ship with the just-released NVIDIA GTX 460M graphics engine, utilizing hardware optimized for DirectX 11, with full support for high definition 3D gaming. They also feature a gaming-dedicated design, with rear vented cooling and an ergonomic keyboard surface. Based on the latest generation [...]