July 12th, 2010, 10:54 AM

NVIDIA Launches GTX 460 Video Card

NVIDIA today announced the latest addition to its Fermi-class of graphics processing units (GPUs), the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 — which delivers a great DX11 gaming experience and is priced right at the market’s $199 sweet spot. You can read the Hardware Canuck’s Review on the GTX 460 Video card here. Built from the ground [...]

July 12th, 2010, 10:41 AM

GIGABYTE Launches Cloud OC and Hotkey OC

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY is proud to launch two free overclocking applications for GIGABYTE motherboards. GIGABYTE Hotkey OC features real time overclocking via designated keys on a standard keyboard that allow for different overclocking settings to be used during various stages in a benchmark. GIGABYTE Cloud OC enables overclocking or system status monitoring and tweaking in real [...]

July 9th, 2010, 12:13 PM

Prolimatech Super Mega CPU Cooler Spotted

Prolimatech, a company of few products, but nearly every one a hit,  is setting up to launch a new monster CPU Cooler aptly titled the Super Mega. The Super Mega is derived from the design of the award winning Megahalems as it features the same dual tower design. Where it deviates is by using a combination of typical [...]

July 8th, 2010, 11:35 AM

NASA Launches Moonbase Alpha Video Game

Ever wanted to be an astronaut, well now you can, at least in the virtual sense with the NASA developed Moonbase Alpha video game. NASA created the game as a part of its Learning Technologies project to “engage and educate students about agency technologies, job opportunities and the future of space exploration.” In Moonbase Alpha, [...]

July 8th, 2010, 10:32 AM

ASRock P55 Extreme4 Brings Four SATA III and USB 3.0 Ports

ASRock,  a company known for their unique and often inventive products is said to be launching its ninth Intel P55 board, the P55 Extreme4. To date, nearly all Intel chipset motherboards have featured only 2 SATA 6Gbps ports, the limitation of the add in chip. However, ASRock clearly sees a need to expand this standard [...]

July 7th, 2010, 3:05 PM

Patriot Announces 64GB UHS-I SDXC Memory Cards

Patriot Memory, today announced the immediate availability of the LX Series SDXC Memory Cards. Available in 64GB capacity, the LX Series SDXC card carries the UHS-I (Ultra High Speed – Class 1) certification identifying these cards as having bus-interface speeds of up to 104 MB/s and the ability to record High Definition video in real-time. [...]

July 7th, 2010, 11:55 AM

Steam Hardware Survey June 2010 Update

Valve has released the details of its knowledgeable Steam Hardware Survey for June 2010 which polls from its user base of over 25 million users, and there are definitely some very interesting trends. First, we look at the entertaining topic of graphics card. Despite Intel holding over 55% of the global graphics market share,when it [...]

July 7th, 2010, 10:42 AM

Buffalo Keeping IDE Afloat with Solid State Drive Upgrade Option

“I’m not dead”, or at least not according to Buffalo who is launching a 256GB SSD based on the nearly extinct PATA/IDE interface. Despite the fact that many new motherboards have completely done away with the interface, Buffalo is expanding it’s SHD-NHPU2 lineup with the 256GB SSD that features IDE and USB 2.0 connections, MLC) [...]

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 [...]