NEWS

October 28th, 2009, 11:15 AM

Muskin Announces New Blackline 4GB Modules

Originally designed for server and encoding applications , the advent of single 4GB memory modules has slowly trickled into the enthusiast marketplace. Helping bring this new evolution is Mushkin. With almost a cult following, Muskin has been tailoring their memory to the needs of both everyday users and enthusiasts for years. With kits like their [...]

October 28th, 2009, 6:41 AM

Intel Removes its Firmware Update

Intel just recently released a firmware update that was stated to increase performance across the board with Microsofts new Windows 7. However admist claims of bricked SSD’s due to the update, it has pulled the Firmware download from its website. News like this brings back some haunting memories. For most of us we can all [...]

October 27th, 2009, 12:20 PM

Scythe Introducing Entry Level Katana 3 Cooler

Scythe Group is announcing two new entry-level versions of Katana 3 CPU Cooler. Both new models are offered at a lower price, and are equipped with dedicated mounting bracket and thermal grease. Katana 3 “Type A” (SCKTN-3000A) is compatible to AMD® socket 754, 939, 940, AM2(+), AM3 whereas “Type I” (SCKTN-3000I) is compatible to Intel [...]

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 [...]