NEWS

October 27th, 2009, 12:02 PM

Intel Releases Solid-State Drive Toolbox and TRIM Firmwave Update for SSD’s

On the heels of the Microsoft Windows 7 introduction, Intel Corporation today announced the availability of the Intel Solid-State Drive (SSD) Toolbox, with Intel SSD Optimizer and firmware update, for its 34nm Intel X25-M Mainstream SATA SSDs. The latest tools are designed to help better manage and retain the out-of-box performance of Intel SSDs. An [...]

October 27th, 2009, 11:52 AM

The Latest Generation of Motherboards Shown in the ASUS P6X58D Premium

When it comes to the cutting edge of technology ASUS has always been a leader in the industry. With USB 3.0 and SATA 6GB/s looming on the horizon it is only natural they announce a new wave of Motherboards supporting this technology; enter the P6X58D. To many, this board is somewhat older news, as we [...]

October 26th, 2009, 1:09 PM

Danamics LMX – Liquid Metal Cooling Part 2

Liquid Metal Cooling; when it comes to exotic designs, nothing has captured our imaginations more than this concept. But has the concept finally become a reality? In early 2008 Danamics came into the world of CPU cooling with something never before seen in the retail market. The worlds first sealed liquid metal cooling system. It [...]

October 26th, 2009, 12:32 PM

Sapphire reveals the HD 5870 Vapor-X

From before the release of the HD 5870, telltale images of Sapphire’s Vapor-X version have been making their way through the internet. Today we have some additional information about this eagerly anticipated product from the world’s largest ATI board partner. The information we now have points to the Sapphire HD 5870 Vapor-X being loosely based [...]

October 23rd, 2009, 10:54 AM

EVGA Releases SLI Enchancement Path #18

Faster than NVIDIA themselves, EVGA is providing users with SLI Patch #18 to improve gameplay of certain titles with SLI systems. You will need to have an EVGA account in order to download the software. Download and more information found here: http://www.evga.com/articles/00463/ Announcing the EVGA SLI Enhancement! This unofficial patch enables SLI support in the latest [...]

October 23rd, 2009, 10:34 AM

NZXT Releases Gamma Mid Tower Chassis

NZXT has launched a very successful, price conscious, Classic series of computer chassis, and they are adding to their lineup with the Gamma mid-tower. Picking the right tower to house  hot running components has become an art form. For many, we take into consideration expansion room, cooling potential, graphics card support. Features which until this [...]

October 22nd, 2009, 3:17 PM

Sapphire Launching HD 5750 Vapor-X Video Card

In the pursuit of the perfect combination of a reasonably priced video card that delivers exceptional performance, Sapphire is releasing their popular Vapor-X version of the ATI HD 5750. The HD 5750 is targeted to mainstream and price conscious consumers who wish to adopt the new ATI chip for its technological advancements – such as [...]

October 22nd, 2009, 12:31 PM

Microsoft Simplifies the PC With Windows 7

Today Microsoft Corp. announced the worldwide availability of its new Windows 7 operating system. Windows 7 delivers on a simple premise: make it easier for people to do the things they want on a PC. The new operating system offers a streamlined user interface and significant new features that make everyday tasks easier and allow [...]

October 22nd, 2009, 12:06 PM

ATI Catalyst 9.10 WHQL Drivers Released

Despite the fact that ATI had a major product launch nearly a month ago, their first set of updated drivers since the launch has only just been released. The Catalyst 9.10 drivers cropped up for download on the ATI website only moments ago and hopefully, they should help to alleviate any problems owners of the [...]

October 22nd, 2009, 11:23 AM

VisionTek and Bigfoot Launch Killer Xeno Pro NIC

VisionTek has teamed up with Bigfoot Networks to bring consumers in North America, Europe and Asia their latest Killer Xeno Pro network card, which promises to improve performance for gamers. EVGA has released its own version of the card a a few months earlier, and it seems that Bigfoot is taking a step back from [...]