NEWS

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 [...]

July 22nd, 2010, 11:40 AM

Sharkoon Announces 140mm 800RPM Golf Ball Fan

Sharkoon is expanding their “Silent Eagle” Case Fan-series with a model that has an edge length of 140mm. With increased airflow at a lower volume, the Sharkoon Silent Eagle 800 is particularly efficient for use in silent PC systems. “Silent Eagle” case fans are characterized by their special design: The rotor blades had the surface [...]

July 22nd, 2010, 11:26 AM

Razer Launches TRON: Legacy Gaming Peripherals

Razer, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end precision gaming and lifestyle peripherals, is pleased to announce, in collaboration with Disney Consumer Products (DCP), the TRON:Legacy -themed TRON Gaming Keyboard Designed by Razer, TRON Gaming Mouse Designed by Razer, and the exclusive bundle with TRON Gaming Mouse and Mouse Mat Designed by Razer all incorporating the [...]

July 21st, 2010, 1:49 PM

Google Nexus One Officially Dead

A little over 6 months after Google launched its first official Google phone, the company has been forced to call it quits. Despite the fact that the Nexus One was actually well reviewed by many bloggers and a popular choice for Android enthusiasts, it didn’t quite receive the iPhone-esque adoption amongst everyday users that Google [...]

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 [...]