NEWS

December 10th, 2009, 10:39 AM

Noctua Announces Special Edition NH-C12P SE14

Among the DIY crowd, one name tends to stand out among the rest when it comes to cooling. Known for their unique colouring scheme and silent yet efficient fans, Noctua brings forth a special edition cooler, the NH-C12P SE14. We have seen many coolers come from this Austrian Based company, and today a new cooler [...]

December 9th, 2009, 11:59 AM

Silverstone Launches Dual 2.5in Drive Enclosure

Silverstone has decided to develop a new enclosure, but of a different type. The DS221 is an aluminum built 2.5in hard drive or SSD external enclosure, that supports up to two drives using a easy and convenient screw less slot loading design. The unit supports drives up to 1TB in size, offers RAID 0/1/JBOD functionality [...]

December 9th, 2009, 11:39 AM

A-Data Updates XPG SX95 & S592 SSD with New Windows 7 TRIM Firmware

A-DATA Technology today announced that it has commenced volume shipments of its XPG™ SX95 and S592 2.5” SATA II SSD, preconfigured with latest firmware for optimize with Windows® 7 TRIM(*1) feature. Moreover, the latest firmware updates are also available for free download for current XPG™ SX95 and S592 2.5” SATA II SSD users. The XPG™ [...]

December 8th, 2009, 1:45 PM

Seagate Announces Entrance into SSD Market with Pulsar Series

From the company that has notoriously resisted jumping on the the SSD bandwagon, comes the Seagate Pulsar line of solid state drives. Since the ousting of Bill Watkins as Seagate CEO, the company seems to welcome moving past the mechanical hard drive (albeit very slowly)  and address the final frontier in computer hardware bottlenecks. Seagate [...]

December 8th, 2009, 1:27 PM

Seagate Looks to Roll Out 7mm 2.5in Hard Drive

Seagate just refuses to let go of the mechanical hard drive and is set to debut an industry first, 2.5in, 7mm thick hard drive. The Seagate’s Momentus Thin is yet another mechanical drive with a unique featuring being that it measures in at a minute 7mm thick compared to the current 9.5 & 12mm standard. [...]

December 8th, 2009, 12:56 PM

PowerColor Designing Its Own Unique HD 5770 PCS+

TUL Corporation, a leading manufacturer of AMD graphics cards, introduced an upgraded addition into the HD5700 series: the PCS+ HD5770. Part of the award-winning PCS series, the PCS+ HD5770 features outstanding factory overclocked ability with core and memory clocks at 875 MHz and 1225MHz respectively and GDDR5 onboard memory. Memory data transmission rates are enhanced [...]

December 8th, 2009, 10:46 AM

EVGA P55 V – Sometimes Simple is Best

EVGA is a performance company; from their unique GTX275 Co-Op graphics card, to their award winning FTW Series of motherboards. However, in an effort to bring Intel’s Lynnfield CPU to the everyday user they have introduced the newest P55 board to date -enter the P55 V series. Sometimes keeping it simple is best. Although many [...]

December 7th, 2009, 12:56 PM

Cooler Master 690 II Advanced Mid Tower Case Leaked

Cooler Master has produced some wildly popular case designs, and a frequent favorite amongst budget builders is the CM 690. Now the case has been revamped and looks forward to its public debut come January 2010 at CES. The CM 690 II Advanced showed up on our forum’s courtesy of a not so cleverly disguised [...]

December 7th, 2009, 10:39 AM

Prolimatech MK-13 – A True Universal GPU Cooler

Prolimatech has in the past introduced some revolutionary designs when it comes to aftermarket cooling. To help keep their name at the top, the MK-13 has been unveiled and promises to keep even the hottest running GPU’s in check. VGA cooling is a very real and important aspect of modern computer life. With GPU cores running hotter along with [...]

December 4th, 2009, 1:33 PM

Pitiful TSMC 40nm Chip Yeilds to Continue Through 2010

The dire situation over at the TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) in their production of 40nm chips has been evident since the launch of the ATI 5800 series graphics card, and unfortunately reports indicate it is unlikely to be resolved any time soon. A report from Fudzilla indicates that the situation over the yields of [...]