NEWS

February 4th, 2010, 11:41 AM

VIA Launches Pico-ITXe Platform for Fleet Management Devices

VIA Technologies today announced its latest technology platform for fleet management device designs. The VIA EPIA-P710-D is a Pico-ITXe expansion module that allows system integrators to easily create cutting-edge fleet management devices that incorporate a range of the latest communication and intelligent management technologies. Designed for easy integration into the dashboard of any vehicle, this [...]

February 4th, 2010, 11:35 AM

AMD Announces ATI Radeon HD 5450 Graphics Accelerator

AMD today announced the introduction of the ATI Radeon HD 5450 graphics card, the latest addition to the award-winning line-up of ATI Radeon HD 5000 Series graphics cards. Hardware Canucks has released our full review on the video card with a complete run down on its performance and benefits. The ATI Radeon HD 5450 graphics [...]

February 3rd, 2010, 11:39 AM

Corsair Prepping 3.5″ 512GB SSD

Along with the news that Corsair has launched two new high performance traditional SSD’s lines, comes rumour of a not so traditional product; a 3.5 inch 512GB solid state drive. The technical specs are scant,however initial reports from Hexus.net suggest the device will feature a beefy 128MB cache and provide impressive speeds of 240mb/s write [...]

February 3rd, 2010, 11:28 AM

Patriot Announces their Sector 5 Series 2250MHz Extreme Performance DDR3 Memory

Patriot Memory has announced the launch of its new Sector 5 Series Extreme Performance DDR3 memory. Designed specifically for overclockers and enthusiasts using Intel based platforms, the Sector 5 boasts an amazing 2250MHz with timings of 9-9-9-27. Individually hand tested on the Intel P55 chipset platform; the Sector 5 modules offer incredible performance for users [...]

February 2nd, 2010, 12:40 PM

Corsair Launching Nova and Reactor SSD Lineup

Corsair is looking to expand their already well regarded SSD lineup, and in a bit of a turn from the usual, have given the new lineup some catchy names; welcome the Nova and Reactor series. The Nova line introduces two new SSD’s in 64GB and 128GB capacities, while the Reactor features 60GB & 120GB units; [...]

February 2nd, 2010, 10:33 AM

Enermax Refreshes Their Mainstream PSU’s

Enermax a leading manufacturer of Power Supplies and Cooling Fans has announced a refresh on their latest mainstream models. Renamed as Modu82+ II , Pro82+ II and LibertyECO II  these new supplies are looking to stay current in a market that now has Direct X11 cards populating it.  With this in mind Enermax has changed [...]

February 2nd, 2010, 7:09 AM

NVIDIA’s Next-Gen Parts Get Named: GTX 480 & GTX 470

NVIDIA has finally thrown the covers off the official name of their upcoming DX11 GF100 cards with a post on Twitter. Previously, certain members of the media falsely reported that the upcoming cards would be called the GTX 300 series which has now finally been proven wrong by a lone Tweet from a member of [...]

February 1st, 2010, 12:48 PM

Upcoming Intel Core Series CPU’s Leaked

In another round of incremental updates to its Core series lineup, Intel will be debuting its hexa-core Gulftown processor, along with a few other pieces to fill in some perceived gaps. A report from OCWorkbench, citing Japanese news sources, claims we will be seeing the six core behemoth on March 16th, 2010. The report states [...]

February 1st, 2010, 11:06 AM

Silverstone Prepares Strider Essentials PSU

Going on their success from the Strider Plus series, Silverstone announces a new succession of PSU’s for the everyday user. Enter the Strider Essentials. The Strider Essential will be offered in two varieties once it hits e-tailers online. Their 400W version features a single 12V rail with active PFC and enough connectors to get you [...]

February 1st, 2010, 10:48 AM

MSI Big Bang XPower X58 Board Pictured

With Intel working its way towards Hexa-Core Processors it is not uncommon to see some manufacturers showing off the future boards that will support these chips. Pictured here is the MSI Big Bang XPower that will be build on Intel’s Latest X58 Chipset. As always with early non-production models, details are a bit sketchy.  It [...]