NEWS

October 5th, 2010, 4:04 PM

WD Delivers USB 3.0 and 3 Terabytes With Its New External Hard Drive Product Lines

WD today introduced its new My Passport Essential portable hard drive (photo),My Passport Essential SE portable hard drive (photo), and My Book Essential external hard drive (photo). All three drive families come in a variety of capacities and offer lightning-fast USB 3.0 connectivity (1). Highest industry capacity is another key feature for the My Book Essential drive, [...]

October 1st, 2010, 10:19 AM

ASUS Launches ROG Crosshair IV Extreme Motherboard

ASUS launches the highly anticipated Republic of Gamers (ROG) Crosshair IV Extreme motherboard in North America today. Featuring a class leading design and innovative features, the Crosshair IV Extreme sets a new standard for a world class enthusiast motherboard based on an AMD chipset. Rigorously tested and approved by leading enthusiasts, the Extreme series is [...]

September 30th, 2010, 11:48 AM

Galaxy Selects AMIMON for World’s First Wireless Graphics Card Enabling PC-to-TV Connectivity

Galaxy  announced today that it has selected WHDI technology from AMIMON as the platform for it’s new Galaxy GTX 460 WHDI Edition shipping in October. “Teaming with Galaxy introduces AMIMON’s WHDI technology to the gaming community; with Galaxy and the WHDI technology gamers will be able to maximize high-quality HD graphics of HDTVs utilizing an [...]

September 29th, 2010, 11:43 AM

OCZ Launches HSDL SSD Interface For Mind Blowing Theoretical Speeds

OCZ Technology  has unveiled a proprietary interface called “High-Speed Data Link” (HSDL) to accelerate the progression of solid-state storage. Unsatisfied with existing interface options, OCZ developed HSDL to eliminate I/O bottlenecks and enable SSD technology to operate at its full potential. With this initiative, OCZ aims to enhance high performance computing (HPC) and I/O-intensive infrastructures [...]

September 29th, 2010, 11:20 AM

BitFenix Design Lab Announces the Survivor Chassis

Today, BitFenix is pleased to launch Survivor – a mid-tower ATX gaming chassis that combines elegant styling with ruggedized features engineered for the mobile digital warrior. “We wanted to design a PC chassis that had ruggedized features, but didn’t necessarily look like a tractor,” says David Jarlestedt, BitFenix Product Manager. “Will you be able to [...]

September 29th, 2010, 11:11 AM

Corsair Launches Builder Series Power Supplies For Mainstream System Builders

Corsair today announced the new Builder Series range of power supplies. The Builder Series CX430, CX500 and CX600 power supplies have been designed to provide continuous, reliable power output, and worry-free compatibility with your home or office PC. They are the ideal choice for PC builders and upgraders who need an affordable, quiet, and energy [...]

September 29th, 2010, 11:03 AM

Antec Releases One-of-a-Kind Open-Air Chassis: The LanBoy Air

Antec today announced the LanBoy Air: Antec’s state-of-the art, fully-modular chassis designed to provide extensive customizability and flexibility to high-performance PC gamers, modders and workstation users. The LanBoy Air sports unprecedented top-to-bottom mesh construction for extensive air ventilation and includes five 120 mm fans (two front-adjustable speed 120 mm blue LED fans and three 120 [...]

September 27th, 2010, 1:39 PM

OCZ Unveils Maintsream Onyx 2 SSD

OCZ  has unveiled the OCZ Onyx 2 Series, a 2.5 inch SSD with superior affordability designed for mainstream desktops and mobile systems. Offering a faster and more durable alternative to traditional hard drives in a cost-efficient solution, the Onyx 2 delivers excellent performance with lower price per gigabyte than that of other comparable drives on [...]

September 27th, 2010, 1:30 PM

New Left For Dead DLC Coming Next Week

Valve today announced the new add-on for its co-operative zombie thrillers — “The Sacrifice,” in development for both Left 4 Dead (L4D) and Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) — is due for release on October 5, 2010. “The Sacrifice” is the prequel to “The Passing,” and takes place from the L4D Survivors’ perspective as they [...]

September 27th, 2010, 1:24 PM

Xigmatek Launches Gaia and Loki CPU Coolers

Xigmatek has released two new CPU coolers onto the market today, both featuring similar H.D.T designs intended for cool and quiet performance. The GAIA SD1283  is a 120mm cooler, with total dimensions of 120(W) x 50(D) x 159(H) mm and weighing a modest 460 grams. The unit features three 8mm copper heat pipes that dissipate [...]