NEWS

November 13th, 2009, 2:48 PM

GIGABYTE and Futuremark Host P55 OverclocKing Challenge and 10K Challenge

Taipei, Taiwan, November 11, 2009 – GIGABYTE Technology CO., LTD., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced two new challenges for PC overclockers everywhere. Utilizing a GIGABYTE P55 motherboard and Intel Core™ i5 or i7 CPU, contestants worldwide will compete for the overall “OverclocKing” title. The top three overall 3DMark 06 scorers [...]

November 13th, 2009, 10:55 AM

G.Skill Announces Worlds Fastest DDR3 Memory Modules

There’s Fast. There’s really fast. There’s FedEx gotta get it there fast, and then there is G.Skill Fast. With the arrival of these modules G.Skill goes where no other RAM has gone before. To the majority of users these modules will be well beyond what is required in day to day computer usage. However for [...]

November 13th, 2009, 5:48 AM

HIS Joins the Foray of Custom Cooled 5700 Series Cards

Although not the first to introduce a custom solution for AMD’s 5700 series of cards, HIS has long since been a player in non-referance Cards. With such a lineage to follow, it is natural to see this latest design. Enter the iCooler IV. Many of us will remember the IceQ series from HIS. Teamed with [...]

November 12th, 2009, 11:46 AM

Intel’s First 32nm Processors set to Launch on December 10th

Intel has just recently made public their intentions to launch the newest Clarkdale processors, featuring a 32nm die size by December 10th, 2009. Long awaited in the computer community, Clarkdale has already shown itself periodically in the news. With one famed Core i5 650 reaching an astonishing 4.7gHz on Air Cooling alone. The die shrink [...]

November 12th, 2009, 11:19 AM

ASUS Prepares to Launch Their Formula HD5750

ASUS, a longtime leader and innovator in the computer industry has just announced their newest incarnation of ATi’s 5750. Most card partners in the industry choose to leave the basic layout and cooling setup of their cards untouched. Most of the time they focus on the physical clocks and performance they can offer the end [...]

November 11th, 2009, 10:41 AM

G.Skill Announces Falcon II Series SSDs

G.Skill International Co. Ltd., manufacturer of extreme performance memory and solid-state storage with solid quality, has today released its Falcon II SATA II 2.5” Solid State Drive (SSD). Featuring the new Indilinx ECO controller, the Falcon II SSD can be perfectly matched with the latest 34nm NAND flash memory, which has a greater data density [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:40 PM

Corsair Announces New Flash Survivor GT Family of USB Drives

Corsair, a worldwide leader in high-performance computer and flash memory products, today announced two new Flash Survivor GT USB flash drives. The new drives are available in capacities of 32GB and 64GB, and feature the same ultra-durable metal housing found on all Flash Survivor models, along with the signature red GT highlights. “The Flash Survivor [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:35 PM

OCZ Technology to Deliver SandForce-based Solid State Drive Solutions

OCZ Technology today announced its collaboration with SandForce on OCZ’s next generation of mainstream and enterprise solid state drives (SSDs). Based on the highly-anticipated SandForce SSD Processor family, OCZ’s new line of SSDs will be the pinnacle of storage options designed to optimize complex IT infrastructures as well as the computing experiences of everyday consumers. [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:21 PM

Intel Looks to Launch New “Pine-Trail” Atom Platform Early Next Year

Intel has already seen wild success with it’s current generation Atom processor gaining nearly 90% of the netbook market and they hope to continue the trend with the upcoming “Pine Trail” platform. A report from X-bit labs claims that ““Intel is planning for a fast transition to Pine Trail. To generate excitement for the platform [...]

November 10th, 2009, 12:02 PM

Razer Launches Abyssus Gaming Mouse

Razer today launched the Razer Abyssus gaming mouse. By combining simplicity with a state-of-the-art 3.5G 3500dpi infrared sensor, the Razer Abyssus stands ready to frag. “Less is more,” said Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, president, Razer. “We’ve taken our ambidextrous three-button mouse design and loaded it with our industry-leading technology without the added cost of too many [...]