NEWS

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 [...]

September 17th, 2010, 12:00 PM

ZOTAC Announces GeForce GTX 460 2GB

ZOTAC  today announces the ZOTAC GeForce GTX 460 2GB – the first ZOTAC graphics card powered by NVIDIA Fermi architecture with 2GB of graphics memory. The new ZOTAC GeForce GTX 460 2GB delivers best-in-class performance with unmatched features for a superior gaming experience gamers can rely on. High-resolution gaming receives a performance boost with the [...]

September 16th, 2010, 12:48 PM

Microsoft Launches Public Beta of Internet Explorer 9

Microsoft Corp announced the worldwide beta availability of its new Web browser, accompanied by over 70 top websites and global brands that created new experiences to show off the capabilities of Windows Internet Explorer 9, at the Beauty of the Web event in San Francisco. The new browser delivers a fast, clean, trusted and interoperable [...]

September 16th, 2010, 12:36 PM

Swiftech Unveils New High Performance MCP35X Pump.

Swiftech today announced the release for retail sales of the new MCP35X pump. The product was initially unveiled earlier this month as the engine powering the Company’s new H20-X20 Edge Kits. As a standalone pump, the MCP35X is a substantial step forward from the long established MCP355 series. It receives considerable hydraulic performance enhancements, its operating [...]

September 15th, 2010, 11:40 AM

AMD Releases Catalyst 10.9 WHQL Driver Suite

This morning  AMD is set to roll out its Catalyst 10.9 driver software with a few notable game improvements as well as bug fixes.  You can download them directly from AMD’s website when the link beomces available or test out the new ATI Steam updater announced earlier. For now, here is quick rundown of improvements: [...]

September 15th, 2010, 11:12 AM

Valve and AMD Team Up to Provide ATI Driver Updates Via Steam

AMD  today announced its collaboration with Valve todeliver ATI Catalyst graphics driver updates via its Steam platform, a leading platform for PC games and digitalentertainment. Steam users can now detect and install the latest ATI Catalyst driver for their ATI Radeon graphics card directly from within Steam. Valve’s most recent Steam Hardware Survey shows that fully 87 [...]

September 14th, 2010, 4:14 PM

PowerColor Expands Its Product Lineup Into Power Supply Units

TUL Corporation, a manufacturer under the leading graphics card brand PowerColor, today introduces a completely new product lineup for computer enthusiasts: the PowerColor Power Supply Unit (PSU) series. The series includes Extreme 1000W, 850W and Gaming 600W, 500W power supplies, targeting high-end to upper mid-range segments. High Power Efficiency The PowerColor Extreme and Gaming series [...]

September 14th, 2010, 4:07 PM

Kingston Digital Launches First USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Kingston today announced it is shipping its first USB 3.0 Flash drive. The Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 Flash drive takes advantage of the faster USB 3.0 specification that has up to ten times the data transfer rates of the current USB 2.0 specification. The DataTraveler Ultimate 3.0 has a read speed of 80MB/sec. and a write speed [...]

September 14th, 2010, 11:18 AM

Corsair Announces New Line of Gaming Power Supply Units

Corsair a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the Corsair Gaming Series™ Power Supplies. These PSUs are an ideal price-performance solution for building or upgrading a gaming PC. The Gaming Series PSUs feature a single +12V rail, providing up to 65A of reliable, continuous power for [...]

September 13th, 2010, 5:21 PM

Arctic Releases MX-4 High Performance Thermal Compound

ARCTIC introduces a new thermal compound, ARCTIC MX-4, which features a new formula that guarantees exceptional heat dissipation from components and maintains the needed stability to push your computer system to its maximum. Similar to the performance of existing and acclaimed ARCTIC MX-series, ARCTIC MX-4 continues to be overclocker’s ultimate choice when choosing thermal compounds. [...]