NEWS

February 17th, 2010, 1:13 PM

NEC Developing LSI Communication Inteface with Blistering 16Gb/s Speed

NEC Corporation and NEC Electronics Corporation announced today the development and successful demonstration of LSI technology for next-generation high-speed serial communication interfaces. This new technology allows inter-chip communication that is three times faster than modern communication interface standards, such as USB 3.0 and PCI Express 2.0, without using complicated transmission modes like multilevel transmission. In [...]

February 17th, 2010, 12:58 PM

Mushkin Enhanced Announces New DDR3-2000 4GB Kit

Mushkin Enhanced has announced launch of the incredibly fast DDR3-2000 Channel Blackline Kit for Intel’s LGA1156 platform. Offering CL7 performance at DDR3-2000, the 996829 memory kit provides an elegant solution for the PC3-16000 specification while simultaneously boasting Mushkin Enhanced’s unparalled quality level. “Our newest DDR3-2000 kit is a real accomplishment for us. It offers the [...]

February 17th, 2010, 12:05 PM

AMD ATI Release Catalyst 10.2 Drivers; Delivers Performance, Stability, and Expanded Feature Set

The long awaited Catalyst 10.2 drivers are officially released! Check out the major updates as well as download links and press release below: AMD has launched the much anticipated ATI Catalyst 10.2 drivers. Both the Catalyst 10.2 and 10.3′s have been labeled as very important updates that improve overall ATI card performance as well as [...]

February 17th, 2010, 11:04 AM

Corsair Rumoured to be Launching Obsidian 700D Case

Update: Corsair has officially launched the case only hours after the rumours circled the net. You can fine full details and product shots here Corsair’s first foray into the computer case market with the Obsidian 800D made headlines and rocketed it to fame, becoming the premiere full tower. Word has now been leaked online that [...]

February 17th, 2010, 10:44 AM

Danamics Brings Their LMX Cooler to the Mainstream

We have seen just recently Danamics bring forth their Revised LMX cooler. For those unaware it is a Tower cooler that circulates Liquid Metal (Sodium Potassium) to act as the cooling medium. One of the biggest hurdles was actual Unit Cost. This is where the Superleggera hopes to capitalize on. The Superleggera features all the [...]

February 16th, 2010, 12:12 PM

Acer Aspire One 532G: Netbook with ION 2 Dedicated Graphics

The new Acer Aspire One 532G sets the netbook trend in the digital world where Hi-Def viewing online is growing dramatically. Acer presents the world’s first netbook with dedicated next-generation NVIDIA ION graphics acceleration enabling users to enjoy Hi-Def content online as well as playback at 720p; alternatively, connect through HDMI output to a secondary [...]

February 15th, 2010, 12:23 PM

Kingston Launches Class 10 MicroSDHC Card

Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the release of a 16GB microSDHC Class 10 card. The high-capacity card complies with the SD Association Specification 3.00 to meet Class 10 requirements. The 16GB microSDHC card has a minimum data transfer rate of 10MB/sec. and ships either as a [...]

February 12th, 2010, 11:10 AM

Sapphire Gives Radeon HD 5850 a Toxic Makeover

With the 5750, 5770 and 5870 all offered as factory overclocked Vapor-X models, the HD 5850 was likely feeling a bit left out, so Sapphire has given it, its own update. The Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 Toxic is built on a classy blue PCB, featuring an aftermarket cooling solution that does away with the typical [...]

February 12th, 2010, 10:31 AM

Sparkle Announces Calibre X240 Graphics Card

While most of us are looking towards the biggest and  fastest graphics solutions, many tend to pass on budget oriented cards.  Introduced today is the Calibre X240 from Sparkle, and it is not a card to be overlooked. Innovation can come in any format, and what we see in this newest offering by Sparkle is [...]

February 11th, 2010, 11:24 AM

Kingston Boosts Speed, Adds TRIM Support to Entry-Level SSDs

Kingston  today announced it will ship its second generation SSDNow V Series solid-state drive (SSD) on February 15. Targeted for mainstream consumers and small and medium businesses, the new Kingston SSDNow V Series offers higher performance than its predecessor and supports Windows 7 TRIM functionality while maintaining pricing. Capacities are 30GB, 64GB and 128GB and [...]