NEWS

January 9th, 2014, 9:36 AM

ASUS’ RoG Swift PG278Q Makes G-SYNC at 1440P a Reality

It seems like everyone has been waiting for a 1440P G-SYNC monitor and ASUS is about to make their wishes a reality with the RoG Swift PG278Q. NVIDIA’s G-SYNC is a game changing technology for gamers who crave more fluid onscreen images but, like many 3D Vision compatible monitors, there wasn’t much news about supporting 1440P [...]

January 9th, 2014, 8:49 AM

MSI Shows Off New Notebooks at CES 2014

MSI’s notebook lineup is quickly expanding with new offerings for the gaming and professional markets. First up is the GT60, a mid-level 15.6” notebook which targets the professional market’s content creators. It boasts a 3K high color accuracy display alongside a Quadro 3100M GPU and a SteelSeries keyboard: Next is the GT Dominator which is [...]

January 8th, 2014, 8:00 PM

VisionTek Launches Water Cooled R9 290 CryoVenom

VisionTek’s new R9 290 CryoVenom combines high clock speeds with a custom water block for ultra low temperatures while retaining a low price. At just $550, the new VisionTek R9 290 CryoVenom can offer the performance of a GTX 780 Ti provided you already have a water cooling loop. Otherwise, it can become quite expensive. All [...]

January 8th, 2014, 6:01 PM

Alienware Shows Some Steam Machine Love

Alienware will be releasing their own Steam Machine in late 2014.  It is based off of their X51 compact gaming system and looks absolutely incredible. We’ve got more photos and Alienware’s full press release below. Alienware, a pioneer in specialty high-performance PC gaming systems, is once again driving innovation in PC gaming. Alienware and Valve, [...]

January 8th, 2014, 5:39 PM

GIGABYTE Intros BRIX Pro SFF PC With Intel’s Iris Pro Graphics

Gigabyte’s BRIX small form factor PCs have been at the forefront of Intel’s NUC push from the beginning and now with Iris Pro graphics, they’re taking it to the next level. The BRIX is one of the most powerful small form factor PCs currently available but it was never what one would call powerful. Now, [...]

January 8th, 2014, 5:06 PM

PowerColor Launches R9 290X & R9 290 PCS+

PowerColor has finally announced their custom R9 290X PCS+and R9 290 PCS+ cards, both of which feature a triple slot heatsink design. The AMD R9 290X and R9 290 are both in heavy demand right now and board partners have begun launching their own riffs on these popular cards. PowerColor’s latest entry uses their newly [...]

January 8th, 2014, 4:42 PM

Cooler Master Launches Elite 110, a $50 Mini-ITX Case

After countless expensive Mini-ITX cases being released at CES 2014, Cooler Master is bucking the trend by launching the Elite 110, a feature rich $50 alternative. Cooler Master’s press release and photos are below. More information can be found on Cooler Master’s website HERE. Never Compromise Elite 110 is the most compact fully featured Mini-ITX [...]

January 7th, 2014, 12:45 PM

Intel Launches Edison, an SD Card-Sized PC

Intel has taken the wrapper off of Edison, their new ultra small computing module which is no bigger than an SD card. Based off of the Quark SoC technology, Edison is a miniature computer based off of Intel’s 22nm manufacturing process and comes equipped with both WiFi and Bluetooth modules. It is aimed directly at [...]

January 7th, 2014, 12:26 PM

Corsair Updates Hydro Series with H105 Liquid CPU Cooler

While its design may not have changed all that much, the new Hydro Series H105 looks like a significant improvement over its predecessor, the H100. Full press release and images below. Corsair has announced the all-in-one Hydro Series™ H105 dual-fan 240mm liquid CPU cooler. The H105 is Corsair’s first Hydro Series cooler to be equipped [...]

January 7th, 2014, 12:13 PM

Corsair Enters Mini ITX Market with the Obsidian Series 250D

The mini ITX market may be a crowded place but Corsair thinks there’s a place for their new Obsidian Series 250D. It’s compact and loaded with features. Full press release and pictures below. Corsair® today announced the immediate availability of the Obsidian Series 250D performance Mini-ITX PC case. Bringing the sophisticated and minimalist design of [...]