NEWS

January 14th, 2013, 7:40 PM

With AMD’s Game Bundle Expired, What’s Next?

Having quickly gone through its allotment of free titles, AMD’s aggressive game bundle promo has ended but have we seen the last of the free game inclusion?   Back in late October, AMD unveiled a promotion which shook the graphics card market to its core.  By offering up to three free games with the purchase [...]

January 11th, 2013, 12:32 AM

Samsung Expresses Doubts About Windows RT

Microsoft’s efforts to put its Windows ecosystem on ARM has hit another roadblock with a major OEM claiming it was planning on skipping the U.S market in its launch of Windows RT devices. According to CNET, Samsung won’t be launching its Qualcomm-powered Windows RT Ativ Tab in the United States and does currently not have [...]

January 10th, 2013, 7:32 PM

CD Projekt RED’s Witcher 2 Follow-Up Revealed: Cyberpunk 2077

After the international success of The Witcher 2, acclaimed developer CD Projekt RED looks to start another series with Cyberpunk 2077. Today, PC game developer CD Projekt RED announced that for the time being, their popular Witcher franchise is being given a short hiatus while they delve into the Cyberpunk future with a new title called [...]

January 10th, 2013, 5:14 PM

In Win Shows off Wild New Limited Edition Cases

Do you think you’ve seen it all in the world of case design?  Think again because In-Win’s upcoming lineup of limited edition cases is boldly different. In Win is one of the dark horses of the chassis market.  They release safe, somewhat generic designs which virtually ensures their products don’t make the headlines like Corsair, [...]

January 10th, 2013, 3:50 PM

Samsung’s New Exynos 5 Octa to Target Tegra 4 & Snapdragon 800

Confirming several months of rumors, Samsung has announced their Exynos 5 Octa, an eight core powerhouse which may be the new top dog in the smartphone processor wars. After announcements from Qualcomm (Snapdragon 600 & 800) and NVIDIA (Tegra 4), it was only a matter of time until Samsung issued their own broadside in an [...]

January 10th, 2013, 10:31 AM

Crucial Shows off DDR4 Modules & Technology

With DDR4, memory technology takes a quantum leap forward with higher speeds, increased densities and lower power consumption.  At CES 2013, Crucial became one of the only companies to successfully demonstrate their upcoming mass market Ballistix DDR4 modules.  While the memory is “only” running at 2133MHz, we can expect speed increases to well over 3GHz [...]

January 10th, 2013, 10:01 AM

Micron / Crucial Launch New M500 SSDs, 960GB for under $600

Combining high performance at a reasonable cost, you’ll be able to find an M500 960GB for under $600. By utilizing 20nm Micron MLC NAND technology and Marvell’s new  88SS9187-BLD2 controller, Crucial’s newest SSD line –the M500- may not be the fastest available but its performance is still top notch and it will certainly appeal to [...]

January 9th, 2013, 7:14 PM

Corsair’s Massive Obsidian 900D Revealed

Code named “Goliath”, Corsair’s upcoming Obsidian 900D will be massive and filled with unique features for enthusiasts.  Could this be the perfect case? Corsair isn’t holding anything back this time around.  Their original Obsidian 800D set the bar for high end case design and introduced the market to features which competitors have been copying ever [...]

January 9th, 2013, 6:20 PM

Mushkin Unveils New Chronos 960GB SSD

Built with two 480GB drives, the new Chronos 960GB pushes Mushkin’s SSD lineup to the limits by offering more capacity than ever before.   CES has provided the perfect platform for Mushkin to reintroduce themselves to the world and what better way is there to put on a show than introduce a simple 2.5″ SSD [...]

January 8th, 2013, 4:53 PM

ADATA to Debut XPG Gaming V2.0 Series DDR3 2600G at CES 2013

Having recently relaunched its well received XPG DRAM line in colour coded timings, ADATA has followed up by expanding its XPG Gaming Series lineup. Designed specifically for high end computer gaming, the XPG (Xtreme Performance Gear) Gaming Series is engineered to last – an extended heatsink and 2oz double-copper printed circuit board definitely help in [...]