NEWS

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 [...]

September 25th, 2010, 6:07 AM

Gigabyte Open Overclocking Championship 2010 Worldwide Final Winner Revealed

  Just in case you missed our live coverage, the Gigabyte Open Overclocking Championship 2010 Worldwide Final event took place this weekend on September 25th. After about 90 minutes of setup and a little under 5 hours of non-stop overclocking involving Pifast, Wprime 32M, Super PI 32M, and MAXXMEM, one man emerged victorious from the [...]

September 24th, 2010, 11:44 AM

Steelseries Introduces the Shift Gaming Keyboard

Today, as the leading manufacturer of gaming peripherals and accessories as well as product partner to some of the world’s most successful game publishers, SteelSeries announced the new SteelSeries Shift gaming keyboard. Named for the ability to alter its appearance and functionality through interchangeable keysets, the SteelSeries Shift brings gamers advanced customization capabilities that improve [...]

September 22nd, 2010, 11:18 AM

NVIDIA Reveals Fermi’s Successor

At the NVIDIA hosted GTC (GPU Technology Conference) 2010 event, NVIDIA didn’t have a fake GTX 480 to display this time, however they did reveal their intended roadmap for graphics cards. According to the companies plans, Fermi’s successor will be Kepler and will be based on the 28nm manufacturing process. While estimates of performance are [...]

September 21st, 2010, 11:45 AM

AMD Updates Processor Lineup with Six New Chips

AMD’s highly anticipated Bulldozer redesign is still a long way off, and the here, now, Phenom lineup is getting a long in the tooth; nearly 5 months without a new addition, what is this madness! Today the company has launched six new CPUs to round out its offerings, filling in some gaps and providing a [...]

September 21st, 2010, 11:03 AM

ZOTAC Announces World’s First Quadruple-Display Capable GeForce GTX 460 Graphics Card

ZOTAC International today unleashes the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 460 3DP – the world’s first NVIDIA Fermi-powered graphics card capable of up to four native display outputs. The ZOTAC GeForce GTX 460 3DP enables multi-monitor computing with up to four simultaneous displays from a single graphics card for enhanced productivity, gaming and multimedia. The ZOTAC GeForce [...]

September 20th, 2010, 11:33 AM

NZXT Reveals the Sleeved LED Kit

NZXT introduces the Sleeved LED Kit. Innovated to re-image lighting setup inside cases, the Sleeved LED Kit simplifies installation and management so enthusiasts will no longer have to deal with traditional cold cathodes and solid LED boards that take up large amounts of space inside cases. Sleeved wires paired with a high density amount of [...]

September 20th, 2010, 11:21 AM

Intel Offers CPU Feature Unlocking Service, For a Price

Want some extra horsepower for your CPU? Intel has packed its Pentium G6951 dual-core processor with some extra tidbits, but it’s going to cost you $50 USD to get at it. The $99 Pentium LGA1156 chip is virtually identical to the Pentium G6950, with the addition of “hardware feature upgrades” available for purchase. What the [...]