NEWS

August 2nd, 2010, 9:59 AM

Koolance Launches GTX 460 Waterblock

Koolance is first out the gate with its new GTX 460 full coverage waterblock. While the latest NVIDIA card already runs much cooler thanks to its improved design, improvements can always be made and Koolance is there to help with the full coverage VID-NX460 block. It covers the GF104 core, along with memory and voltage [...]

July 31st, 2010, 10:58 AM

XFX to Launch Single Slot HD 5770

Following in the footsteps of many of ATI’s other board partners, XFX will be looking to launch a single slot HD 5770 1GB card in the following weeks. The NVIDIA soon introducing a card which will act as a direct competitor to the HD 5770, ATI’s board partners are have been searching for ways to [...]

July 30th, 2010, 9:04 AM

Apple iPhone 4 Makes Canadian Debut

Despite well publicized antenna issues with the iPhone 4, that didn’t seem to stop many Canadians who waited in line at Apple stores around the country today for the official launch. Apple’s latest product is being brought to the wild north over a month after its USA release and will be featured on all three [...]

July 28th, 2010, 11:39 AM

Patriot Launches 60GB, 120GB and 240GB Inferno Series Sold-State Drives

Patriot Memory, a global pioneer in high-performance memory, NAND flash and computer peripheral solutions, today announced the immediate availability of three new capacities to the award winning Inferno Series of SSDs. The Inferno 60GB, 120GB and 240GB drives build upon the earlier 100GB and 200GB product offerings found in the family. Designed around the SandForce [...]

July 28th, 2010, 11:13 AM

NZXT Launches Phantom Chassis

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce Phantom, the company’s most elegant and intelligent chassis design to date.  Phantom exudes sophistication with pristine contours and a robust menu of high performance features that will satisfy the demands of even the most discerning PC enthusiast. High Performance Cooling [...]

July 27th, 2010, 12:07 PM

NVIDIA Launches Fermi-Class Quadro Graphics Cards

NVIDIA today launched the era of the ‘computational visualization workstation’ for designers, engineers, researchers and animators by introducing its Quadro graphics processing units (GPUs) based on NVIDIA Fermi architecture, and by also introducing the new NVIDIA 3D Vision Pro solution. The new Quadro GPUs deliver performance that is up to five times faster for 3D [...]

July 27th, 2010, 11:54 AM

Rambus Claims Successful Patent Ruling Against NVIDIA

Rambus, a company well known for the aggressive protection of their intellectual property, has been successful in a patent investigation launched against NVIDIA in 2008. The investigation, headed by the US International Trade Commission, alleged that  NVIDIA, as well as its customers including Asus,  BFG, Biostar,  Diablotek Inc., EVGA, Giga-Byte, Hewlett-Packard, MSI, Palit, Pine Technology [...]

July 26th, 2010, 8:10 PM

Lack of Anti Aliasing (AA) Options for StarCraft II: ATI’s Official Response

ATI’s lack of anti aliasing support for StarCraft II has been well publicized but official responses to the situation were few and far between.  We now have what we have been waiting for:  clarification. As some of you may know, in our StarCraft II GPU Comparison we noted that Blizzard will not be including an [...]

July 26th, 2010, 12:49 PM

ATI Releases Catalyst 10.7 WHQL Driver Update

It’s that time again for the ATI Catalyst™ driver update!  We have been getting some great comments and feedback from the community because of this blog site.  Please continue to send us your feedback as we do review them all*. *IF you are having technical issues with the ATI Catalyst™ driver, or your graphics card [...]

July 22nd, 2010, 12:25 PM

Rumored NVIDIA GTS450 Based on GF106

The news just wouldn’t be any fun if  we didn’t bring you rumours about some company somewhere, launching some interesting new product, which – if and when  released – will likely fall short of all our expectations. This week, that product would be NVIDIA’s expected GTS 450 video card. EXPreview is claiming to have insider [...]