NEWS

March 25th, 2010, 11:37 AM

Next Generation NVIDIA Graphics On Their Way – Are You Ready?

Many tech enthusiasts are setting up for what will be the most anticipated hardware launch of the year. Are You Ready? After months of delay and speculation, March 26th marks the day when NVIDIA’s first major technology update in three years will receive its public debut in a launch that could completely make or break [...]

March 25th, 2010, 11:14 AM

NVIDIA Releases 197.13 WHQL Drivers

After the debacle a few weeks ago that saw NVIDIA drivers literally killing video cards, the company has come back and launch the WHQL certified 197.13 drivers to the public that have rectified the problem and serve up all the same fixes. The improvements and fixes are the same as seen in the BETA’s a [...]

March 25th, 2010, 10:40 AM

ATI Catalyst 10.3 WHQL Driver Released

AMD ATI launched the Catalyst 10.3 WHQL certified drivers this morning, almost at the last possible moment to not ruin their monthly cycle. With 10.3 comes some major changes to gaming performance and improvements to technologies. It includes includes plenty of bug fixes and introduces a new Eyefinity features for bezel compensation, per-display colour adjustments, [...]

March 23rd, 2010, 11:46 AM

Sapphire Introduces 2GB HD 5850 Toxic Graphics Card

SAPPHIRE Technology today announced a new version of its successful HD SAPPHIRE HD 5850 TOXIC Edition with a larger frame buffer size of 2GB. The SAPPHIRE HD 5850 TOXIC series are SAPPHIRE original designs based on the latest 40nm graphics architecture from the ATI division of AMD. They feature 1440 stream processors and 72 texture [...]

March 23rd, 2010, 11:11 AM

MSI Launches R5870 & R5850 Twin Frozr II Graphics Cards

MSI today launched the R5870/R5850 Twin Frozr II, the latest in the Twin Frozr series of graphics display adaptors designed for outstanding cooling performance that have won praise from the media. In addition to the latest technologies such as ATI Stream, Eyefinity and DX11, which are supported by the standard ATI Radeon HD5870 and HD5850 [...]

March 22nd, 2010, 11:09 AM

Thermaltake Launches LAN-Mobility Mid-Tower V5 Black Edition

All Stealth Black chassis with re-enforced handle. Thermaltake is launching the latest edition to their mobile chassis series, the V5 Black Edition. The V5 Black Edition is catering specifically to the needs of LAN party enthusiasts and people on the move, who frequently have to schlep their PC along. An extra large and reinforced handle [...]

March 22nd, 2010, 10:47 AM

Intel Chipset Driver Brings TRIM Support to RAID Setups

*** Correction: It should be noted that Intel’s announcement about TRIM support only applies to single SSD’s that are present in a system with a RAID array, and not to a RAID array of SSD’s. *** Users have long lamented over the fact that TRIM was not previously supported in SSD RAID Arrays, resulting in [...]

March 22nd, 2010, 10:14 AM

Intel Rumoured to Release Overclockable Core i5 & i7 CPUs

AMD has long offered “Black” editions of many of its popular processors, geared solely for overclockers with their unlocked multiplier. Intel has now embraced the overclocking ways and is said to be launching a “K” version of two popular LGA1156 CPUs The new processors, labeled the Core i5 665K and Core i7 875K are based [...]

March 19th, 2010, 10:39 AM

XFX Retail GTX480 & GTX 470 Cards Pictured

As a post in our forums showed yesterday, NVIDIA seems to be going ahead with its rather beefy looking heatpipe cooler solution for the GTX480. This morning EXPreview discovered a few shots of the XFX retail GTX 480 and GTX 470 cards, the latter of which uses a fairly standard looking dual slot cooler. The [...]

March 19th, 2010, 10:31 AM

Scythe Launches Yasya CPU Cooler

Scythe announces its newest high-end CPU cooler, named “Yasya” to the market. Yasya CPU Cooler is the first cooler from Scythe equipped with the newly developed T.M.L.F. (Trident Multi Layer Fin) structure. This special design maximizes the cooling surface to provide the best cooling result of the heatsink. By placing the heatsink fins as well [...]