NEWS

July 21st, 2010, 10:19 AM

Corsair Announces Additions to its Force Series SSDs

Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced three new capacities in its highly-acclaimed Force Series solid-state-drives, adding 40GB, 80GB, and 160 GB models to the current lineup of 60 GB, 100 GB, 120 GB, 200 GB and 240 GB SSDs. Corsair Force Series solid-state drives [...]

July 21st, 2010, 10:15 AM

GIGABYTE Announces GO OC 2010 North America Regional Final in California on August

GIGABYTE  is pleased to announce the regional finals of the 3rd annual GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship (GO OC 2010) are currently underway globally, with the North America Regional Final to be held at the Pacific Palm Golf Resort in City of Industry, California, U.S.A. on Saturday, August 7, 2010. The GO OC 2010 North America [...]

July 20th, 2010, 12:46 PM

Samsung Launches its First 1 TB Spinpoint MT2 2.5” Mobile Hard Drive

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in digital consumer electronics and information technology, today announced that it has started shipping its new Spinpoint MT2 1 terabyte (TB) 2.5″ internal mobile hard disk drive. It is ideally suited for use in portable storage solutions, such as the newly released Samsung S2 Portable 1TB USB Drives. [...]

July 20th, 2010, 11:53 AM

MSI Launches Low Profile HD5670 Video Card for HTPC Users

MSI, officially launched today the R5670-PD512 adopting specific dual fans and low profile form factor. It is designed for DIY users who like to build their own HTPCs with smaller cases. MSI brings a solution with great gaming performance and small form factor fitting in slim cases. Dual Fans and Low Profile Design MSI R5670-PD512 [...]

July 19th, 2010, 11:46 AM

Valve Releases Completely Free Alien Swarm Game

Alien Swarm was originally an Unreal Tournament mod, and despite the developers being hired away to Valve, the team still maintained the passion for their game. As it turns out, they have been allowed to take it further than just a UT mod, and the game has been completely rebuilt based on Valve’s Source engine, [...]

July 19th, 2010, 10:34 AM

Asus Launches ASUS VG236H 3D Ready 23″ LCD

ASUS launches the VG236H—a new 23” Full HD 1080p display that includes market-leading NVIDIA 3D Vision and Trace Free II technologies. The VG236H features a 2ms (gray-to-gray) response time and 120Hz refresh rate to deliver ultra-smooth 3D visuals in Full HD. ASUS’ Color Shine technology featuring a 400-nit brightness capability lets users enjoy vibrant colors [...]

July 16th, 2010, 1:27 PM

Jobs Addresses iPhone 4 Antenna Problems and Offers Free Solution

Appropriately referred to as ‘Antennagate’, Steve Jobs, Apple visionary and CEO, held a conference this morning to address the growing concern about the iPhone 4′s reception issues and the companies response to the issue. The conference started with a simple admission by Jobs that “We’re not perfect. We know that. You know that. And phones [...]

July 16th, 2010, 12:43 PM

Powercolor Adds Vortex Technology to the PCS+ HD5770 Series

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, introduced an innovative cooling technology into the PCS+ HD5770 series: the PCS+ HD5770 Vortex Edition. This special edition offers the flexibility for users to manually adjust the fan and its physical attributes, providing better air flow to effectively cool down the temperature up to 15°C when [...]

July 16th, 2010, 12:27 PM

ASUS Dual GTX 480 “MARS II” Graphics Card Spotted

Building a badass graphics card that  defies logic isn’t so much about making money or having a purpose, as it is about doing it just because you can; an idea Asus seems to believe in with its Mars/Ares products. Picked up by TechPowerUp, a dual GTX 480 graphics card, dubbed the “MARS II” features two [...]

July 16th, 2010, 11:22 AM

Asus Shows Off P7P55/USB3 Motherboard with USB3.0 Header

The Asus P7P55/USB3 is a fairly standard P55 LGA1156 motherboard for today’s average Intel system, except for one additional and very unique item. It features one of the first internal USB3 headers on a motherboard. Up until now, USB3.0 has been limited to only the back I/O panel, forcing case manufacturers to include front panel [...]