NEWS

June 24th, 2010, 12:14 PM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 Pictured

NVIDIA’s first card based on the GF104 GPU, the GTX 460, has been leaked by EXPreview a month before its anticipated launch. The card will offer more affordable DX11 graphics for gamers and as shown in the photos is noticeably shorter than its GF100 counterparts. The rumoured technical specs of the card are a Graphics [...]

June 23rd, 2010, 11:10 AM

Mushkin Announces Callisto Deluxe SSD Series

Mushkin Enhanced, a global leader in high-performance computer products, announced today the release of a new solid state drive series, Callisto deluxe. The Callisto deluxe Series offers new improvements that increase the drives’ IOPS (input/output operations per second) to up to 50,000. “The Callisto deluxe SSD Series is Mushkin Enhanced’s finest hour in a long [...]

June 22nd, 2010, 10:37 AM

Thermalright Redefines Enormous With HR-02 and Silver Arrow CPU Coolers

Two new coolers from Thermalright have been spotted, that redefine the definition of enormous; two giant monster towers, the Silver Arrow and the HR-02. The Silver Arrow Cooler is a dual fin stack design, that squeezes in two 140mm TY series fans for airflow. Fortunately the dual fans have variable RPMs, from 500 to 1300 [...]

June 22nd, 2010, 10:17 AM

Arctic Launches New Brand of Arctic Equipment Peripherals

The newly renamed ARCTIC (previously Arctic Cooling), is already branching out with its Arctic Equipment Series of gaming peripherals including a new keyboard and two gaming mice. The keyboard, K381, is characterized especially by its extremely flat design. This makes it a very space-saving keyboard. The simple design of the keyboard highlights the style, quality [...]

June 22nd, 2010, 10:06 AM

Steelseries Prepares Players for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty with Gaming Gear

Alongside the July 27th launch of Blizzard Entertainment’s StarCraft® II: Wings of Liberty™, SteelSeries is pleased to announce the release of original co-branded gaming peripherals for gamers eager to jump back into the epic struggle between the protoss, zerg and terran races. SteelSeries will offer a complete gaming solution with the StarCraft II Limited Edition [...]

June 21st, 2010, 12:19 PM

Intel Presents 20 Threaded Westmere-EX Processor

Intel is forging ahead at an astonishing rate when it comes to the development of its next generation processors and the upcoming Westmere-EX server focussed chips may have more threads than previously expected. Intel intends to present a paper at the Hot Chips 22 conference, held at Stanford University between August 22 and 24, titled [...]

June 21st, 2010, 11:52 AM

Lamptron Introduces Multicolour Spectral Bar

Lamptron is helping modders bring a little colour to their world; now, what ever your mood, your computer can change with you with Lamptron’s Spectral Bar. The Spectral Bar is a 12.6″ CCFL light, that looks and operates like most cold cathodes, however is has the ability to change between 8 different colour settings; Red, [...]

June 21st, 2010, 11:37 AM

Dell Confirms Interest in Use of Chrome OS

Almost a year ago, Google announced it would be porting its popular Chrome web browser over to a very lightweight operating system intended for basic devices, and now Dell has expressed into in being one of the first to support the OS on a consumer available product. Amit Midha, president of Dell for greater China [...]

June 21st, 2010, 10:59 AM

Intel to Slash Core i7 Prices Over Summer

Consumers on the lookout for a deal on a major Core i7 upgrade may want to stall plans until late summer as reports claim Intel will be slashing prices on at least one CPU in the line. The Intel Core i7 950 3.06GHz chip is slatted to drop from its current unaffordable $562 price point, [...]

June 18th, 2010, 12:30 PM

Chrome 6 Dev Build Showcases Extension Sync and Mac/Linux Support

Part of the Google business model is universal access, allowing users to retrieve their information from anywhere, on most anything and the new Beta Chrome browser builds on that. Utilizing the power of your Google account, Chrome 5.0 is currently able to sync bookmarks and browser settings no matter which computer you are on, and [...]