NEWS

October 29th, 2009, 11:21 AM

ASRock Launches P55DE3 for Core i5 Users on a Budget

Of all motherboard manufacturers out in the market today, few can compare to ASRock when it comes to building on a budget. In keeping with that tradition, the new P55DE3 announced by ASRock should appeal to those with tight wallets. Some say that the newest technology doesn’t come cheap, however there are a certain few [...]

October 28th, 2009, 11:21 AM

Noctua Introduces NF-P14 140mm Premium Fan

Expanding its line-up of premium quality quiet fans, Noctua today introduced its first 140mm model. Following in the footsteps of the successful NF-P12, the new NF-P14 FLX employs a nine blade impeller with Vortex-Control Notches in order to achieve superb quietness and outstanding aerodynamic efficiency. Other features include metal reinforcements for ultimate manufacturing precision as [...]

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 [...]