NEWS

October 12th, 2009, 11:10 AM

GIGABYTE Launches NVIDIA GeForce GT220 and GeForce 210

GIGABYTE Technology Co. LTD., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, is pleased to launch its new GV-N220OC-1GI and GV-N210OC-512I graphics accelerators. Featuring brand new NVIDIA® 40nm GeForce GT220 and GeForce 210 GPUs, GV-N220OC-1GI and GV-N210OC-512I grant wonderful gaming experience by their overclocking settings. Also, both models support Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 7 [...]

October 9th, 2009, 11:11 AM

Intel Core i7 Custom Desktop Challenge – Could you design the world’s coolest desktop?

Intel is launching a worldwide custom desktop challenge. The challenge is to build desktops powered by Intel Core i7 and Core i5 processors that envision the possibilities of tomorrow’s technology. Contest Details: WHEN: Oct. 5 through Dec. 14, 2009 WHERE: Intel Core i7 Custom Desktop Challenge Contest: www.intelcorechallenge.com WHAT: Intel Corporation has begun a multi-country “Intel [...]

October 9th, 2009, 10:36 AM

Scythe Samurai ZZ – Long Live The Downdraft Cooler

Scythe has long since filled our imagination with creative and innovative solutions for CPU cooling. Living up to that long tradition we are greeted with their latest solution in a diverse market. The Scythe Samurai ZZ. Downdraft coolers have never been embraced with the popularity held by the vaunted tower cooler. Yet, they still remain [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:25 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5770 Performance and Benchmarks Leaked

Yesterday we showed some uncovered snapshots of the upcoming HD 5770, which looks to bundle affordability with performance, and this morning, we get to deliver the real goods, the benchmark numbers. A member of Chinese website MyMyPC, put an Asus HD 5770 to the test, and ran it through a variety of benchmarks. The test [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:12 AM

MSI Counting Down For The Big Bang P55 Motherboard Debut

MSI today in conjunction with THX and Creative announced its new Big Bang gaming motherboard, the first ever to implement THX TruStudio PC with Creative EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0 audio technology. Big Bang features QuantumWave audio processing, combining THX TruStudio PC with Creative EAX ADVANCED HD 5.0 to deliver the most powerful and realistic gaming [...]

October 8th, 2009, 11:04 AM

Swiftech Releases New Waterblock Apogee XT

Swiftech is proud to announce the release of their latest top of the heap CPU water block, the Apogee XT. The block features a solid copper and brass construction, that has been chrome plated for a stunning look. The base of the block boasts a topographically mapped cold plate, a detachable inlet plate, and a micro pin [...]

October 7th, 2009, 1:11 PM

EVGA Releases Precision 1.8.1 and GPU Voltage Tuner 1.1.2.2

EVGA has updated two of its very popular GPU tools for overclocking their cards. Both Precision and GPU Voltage Tuner received update for additional support of new graphics cards and a few new features. EVGA Precision Overclocking Utility allows you to fine tune your EVGA graphics card for the maximum performance possible, with Core/Shader/Memory clock tuning, [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:38 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5770 Pictured – DirectX 11 Goes Mainstream

It would be safe to assume that the official announcement is close, but pictures of the ATI Radeon HD 5770, a graphics card targeted for mainstream users, has be captured and released a tad early. The card is a part of the Evergreen family, codenamed Juniper and based on the same 40nm technology found in the [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:03 AM

Google Maps Street View Service Launches in Canada

For our neighbours south of the border (The U.S.A), Google Street View has been a tool that many have utilized for the better part of a year in most major urban areas, but those in the great white north have not been so priviledged, with the ground view map abruptly ending at the border. Today [...]

October 6th, 2009, 12:01 PM

OCZ Announces Z-Drive m84 for Mainstream Power Users

OCZ today announced the Z-Drive m84, a PCI-Express Solid State Drive (SSD) designed to offer the performance of OCZ’s Z-Drive product line to enthusiasts for a more affordable price point and availability in the mainstream market segment versus the enterprise channel. The Z-Drive m84 is the answer to the demand from end-users to have access [...]