December 4th, 2009, 1:33 PM

Pitiful TSMC 40nm Chip Yeilds to Continue Through 2010

The dire situation over at the TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) in their production of 40nm chips has been evident since the launch of the ATI 5800 series graphics card, and unfortunately reports indicate it is unlikely to be resolved any time soon. A report from Fudzilla indicates that the situation over the yields of [...]

December 4th, 2009, 1:07 PM

Thermalright Spitfire VGA Cooler

Thermalright is launching a new product into the market, designed for aggressive GPU cooling. The Thermalright Spitfire combines the companies’ award winning design to create a one of a kind GPU cooler that promises to deliver the best performance. The unit is comprised of a solid copper, nickel plated base, giving it a weight of  [...]

December 4th, 2009, 11:04 AM

Thermaltake Launches New TR2 PSU’s

Thermaltake a long time industry leader in the Computer market announced their latest TR2 RX series PSU’s. The RX450w and 550W take centre stage in their lineup. From their Purepower to their Toughpower products, Thermaltake has long since been a success story when providing the parts we need to power our machines. Based on solid [...]

December 3rd, 2009, 11:08 AM

Spire TherMax Eclipse – Keeping the Cool in Style

The Aftermarket cooler industry is flooded with performers and pretenders. Looking to make a Name and offer truly stunning performance, Spire announces their latest offering. The Spire TherMax Eclipse; which offers something for everyone. At a glance the Eclipse is sure to capture hearts of builders with a subtle yet stunning black finish. Coupled with [...]

December 3rd, 2009, 11:07 AM

Intel Designs Futuristic 48-Core Processor

Researchers from Intel Labs demonstrated an experimental, 48-core Intel processor, or “single-chip cloud computer,” that rethinks many of the approaches used in today’s designs for laptops, PCs and servers. This futuristic chip boasts about 10 to 20 times the processing engines inside today’s most popular Intel® Core™-branded processors. The long-term research goal is to add [...]

December 3rd, 2009, 10:46 AM

Corsair Launches Dominator GTX – Ultra Fast DDR3 For The Enthusiast

It hasn’t taken long really. With multiple manufacturers announcing ultra fast DDR3 modules, Corsair itself has prepped and prepared their own to sway those undecided to their product. Probably one of the best lines of memory modules to date, the Dominator has always symbolized speed and performance. And of course, Corsairs trademark heatsinks and fins. [...]

December 2nd, 2009, 1:50 PM

SilverStone Fortress FT02 Prepping for Release

Silverstone is  prepping for the launch of its Fortress FT02 computer chassis, expected to ship next week; just in time to make it onto retailers shelves and fill eager enthusiasts wish list’s. The case takes some design cues from the recently revamped Silverstone Raven RV02, which is clearly evident when taking off the side panel. [...]

December 2nd, 2009, 1:08 PM

Vantec Announces Line of SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Products

Vantec Thermal Technologies announces four new products utilizing the new SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface including two hard drive enclosures—one for each form factor, a PCI-Express card and an ExpressCard/34 adapter. SuperSpeed USB 3.0 is the next generation bus interface offering transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps (625Mbps) and it is fully backwards-compatible with USB 2.0 [...]

December 2nd, 2009, 12:35 PM

AMD ATI 5670 Pictured and Detailed

AMD is looking to keep a good thing going with the momentum they have built up with the recent release of their Evegrean lineup. Despite the fact that the company is still having issues producing its preimere 40nm 5800 series lineup, they have expanded their focus onto adding to the mid-range market with the release [...]

December 2nd, 2009, 12:05 PM

Intel Releases New Firmware Updated for 34nm SSD

Intel had promised a firmware updated for its SSD customers, after it latest release become the second fatality it a string  of faulty firmware updates, leading to many borked drives. Intel has now publically released the 2CV102HD firmware which, fingers crossed, should be bug free and ready for prime time. The update is intended for [...]