NEWS

April 13th, 2010, 11:21 AM

G.Skill Releases the World’s Fastest Memory, DDR3 2500 MHz Dual-Channel Memory Kit

G.Skill International Co. Ltd., manufacturer of extreme performance memory and high performance solid-state storage, today announced it has created the ultimate extreme performance dual channel DDR3 2GB x2 memory kit, rated at 2,500MHz CL9-11-9-28 at only 1.65V, which is specifically designed for Intel Core-i7 860 & 870 processors and in co-operation with ASUS, the leading [...]

April 12th, 2010, 10:47 AM

NVIDIA Quadro Unleashes High Resolution Real-Time Video Editing in Adobe CS5

NVIDIA  today announced that a range of NVIDIA(R) Quadro(R) professional graphics solutions are certified by Adobe for Adobe(R) Creative Suite(R) 5 software, and truly unleash the real-time video editing and effects processing capabilities of Adobe Premiere Pro(R) CS5. This breakthrough version of Adobe Premiere Pro leverages the parallel processing architecture of NVIDIA GPUs and their [...]

April 12th, 2010, 9:50 AM

Scythe Slip Stream 140mm Fans Launched

Scythe , almost a household name when it comes to fans and cooling has launched its latest Slip Stream 140mm Fan, finally replacing its long in the tooth Kaze Maru. First introduced to us when the Grand Kama Cross CPU cooler was announced we have thus far only seen the PWM versions of the Slip [...]

April 9th, 2010, 11:15 AM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 400 Series Getting to Consumers Early

While NVIDIA is claiming April 12th as the day for broad retail availability date  for the GTX 400 series, we have confirmation that minute quantities of the cards will be making their way to consumers today. NVIDIA began shipping retail boards to partners last week, so those with the quickest production turn around times have [...]

April 9th, 2010, 10:42 AM

NVIDIA Releases 197.41 WHQL Drivers for GTX 400 Series

NVIDIA has released WHQL drivers specifically for the GTX 400 series, just in time for their retail launch. There are not any noted changes to the drivers from NVIDIA’s current 197.13 drivers and users not using  a GTX 400 card have no need to update. Hopefully the trend of releasing two variations of drivers is [...]

April 9th, 2010, 10:19 AM

Thermaltake Announces Armor A90 Coming Soon

The Armor A90 looks to continue a long tradition of enthusiast oriented cases provided by Thermaltake over the years. Packed with all the features gamers like to see this case should be an instant hit when it lands on retail shelves. At a glance the Armor A90 has very striking and bold features and unlike [...]

April 9th, 2010, 9:57 AM

ASRock Unveils 870 Extreme3 Motherboard

The advent of AMD’s 800 series chipset has seen many new boards surfacing in the marketplace. Latest in this lineup is ASRock’s 870 Extreme3. Based off of the 870 and SB850 chipset combination this board looks to pack a lot of punch for the mainstream user. Crossfire is supported via twin PCI-e 16X slots although [...]

April 8th, 2010, 11:43 AM

Rumor Report: NVIDIA Designing a GTX 460

While there is little doubt that NVIDIA will continue to expand on its GTX 400 series lineup, EXPreview is claiming that a new GTX 460 is already in the works and will be launching in the next few months. The rumour is that the new card will use the P1025 reference PCB design, featuring 1GB [...]

April 8th, 2010, 11:21 AM

Koolance Releases GTX 470 & GTX 480 Full Coverage Waterblocks

Despite the fact that consumers cannot yet get their hands on a GTX 400 series card, Koolance is prepped and ready for the expected April 12th date when the cards should finally reach buyers. The company has begun selling its GeForce GTX 470 and GTX 480 waterblocks, labelled the VID-NX470 and VID-NX480 respectively. The full [...]

April 8th, 2010, 10:40 AM

Antec Auctioning Mnpctech Cases Mods on Ebay for Haiti Charity

A heart warming story from Antec, who is reaching out to help with aid relief in Haiti in a truly unique way. Some may recall the Antec 600 Bullet Mod showcased in the HWC Forums by Bill Owen of Mnpctech.com which is a beauty to behold. Well now you can get your hands on two [...]