NEWS

July 8th, 2010, 10:32 AM

ASRock P55 Extreme4 Brings Four SATA III and USB 3.0 Ports

ASRock,  a company known for their unique and often inventive products is said to be launching its ninth Intel P55 board, the P55 Extreme4. To date, nearly all Intel chipset motherboards have featured only 2 SATA 6Gbps ports, the limitation of the add in chip. However, ASRock clearly sees a need to expand this standard [...]

July 7th, 2010, 3:05 PM

Patriot Announces 64GB UHS-I SDXC Memory Cards

Patriot Memory, today announced the immediate availability of the LX Series SDXC Memory Cards. Available in 64GB capacity, the LX Series SDXC card carries the UHS-I (Ultra High Speed – Class 1) certification identifying these cards as having bus-interface speeds of up to 104 MB/s and the ability to record High Definition video in real-time. [...]

July 7th, 2010, 11:55 AM

Steam Hardware Survey June 2010 Update

Valve has released the details of its knowledgeable Steam Hardware Survey for June 2010 which polls from its user base of over 25 million users, and there are definitely some very interesting trends. First, we look at the entertaining topic of graphics card. Despite Intel holding over 55% of the global graphics market share,when it [...]

July 7th, 2010, 10:42 AM

Buffalo Keeping IDE Afloat with Solid State Drive Upgrade Option

“I’m not dead”, or at least not according to Buffalo who is launching a 256GB SSD based on the nearly extinct PATA/IDE interface. Despite the fact that many new motherboards have completely done away with the interface, Buffalo is expanding it’s SHD-NHPU2 lineup with the 256GB SSD that features IDE and USB 2.0 connections, MLC) [...]

July 7th, 2010, 9:33 AM

G.SKILL Launches 24GB(4GBx6) DDR3 2000MHz CL8 Memory Kit

G.Skill  has today released its series of 24GB (4GBx6) triple channel memory kits at an extreme 2,000MHz CL8 1.65V. G.Skill previously demonstrated 24GB of DDR3 at 2,000MHz CL9 during Computex 2010 earlier this month, but has again managed to push the boundaries. This super capacity kit has already attracted a large number of extreme gamers [...]

July 6th, 2010, 1:07 PM

PowerColor Develops Adjustable Vortex Cooler for HD 5770

PowerColor, part of the TUL Corporation, is working on the design of a new ATI Radeon HD 5770 video card that features a unique, user adjustable cooler for better control of airflow. The new “Vortex” Cooler showcases a thick aluminum heatsink, and at the top, the height adjustable fan. As seen in the images, the [...]

July 6th, 2010, 12:52 PM

Online Retailer Confirms Details About GeForce GTX 460

Online retailer Newegg, has “mistakenly” listed details on the upcoming GTX 460, rumoured to debut this month. The listings, which have since been pulled, show the GTX 460 with nearly identical specs to the rumours that surfaced a few weeks ago. MSI, Asus, EVGA, Sparkle and Palit all appear to be jumping on board for [...]

July 6th, 2010, 11:07 AM

Enermax Expanding MODU87+ Lineup with 800W and 900W PSUs

Enermax is expanding its recently launched MODU87+ power supply lineup with two new high end offerings. The MODU87+ 800W and 900W units keep the same modular design and features up to 92% efficiency, with guaranteed 87% efficiency at any load through the use of DHT “Dynamic Hybrid Transformers”, and an array of Hybrid Capacitors; a [...]

July 5th, 2010, 11:43 AM

GIGABYTE Announces 800 Series Overclocking Contest on HWBOT

GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards and other computing hardware solutions today announced a new overclocking completion in conjunction with HWBOT.org called the GIGABYTE 800 Overclocking Contest. The contest comes at a time when the FIFA World Cup approaches its climax as the top teams vie for World Cup domination, [...]

July 5th, 2010, 11:37 AM

Asetek Liquid Cooled All-In-One PC Delivers True Desktop Performance

Asetek Liquid Cooled All-In-One PC Prototype Demonstrates Consumers Need Not Sacrifice Performance for Sleek Styling. Asetek, the industry leading supplier of liquid cooling systems for computers, today demonstrated how liquid cooling enables all-in-one PCs to deliver performance on par with the best performing desktop systems while maintaining attractive price points & near silent operation. The sleek [...]