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September 3rd, 2009, 10:38 AM

NZXT Announces Lexa S Gaming Chassis

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the Lexa S gaming chassis. As with all of NZXT’s cases, Lexa S is designed for enhanced airflow with capability for 5 fans including 120mm fans on the front, side, and exhaust with a 140 mm fan on top. NZXT includes the side, [...]

September 2nd, 2009, 11:35 AM

Creative Launches Two New Gaming Headsets

Creative Technology Ltd. today unveiled the Creative Sound Blaster Arena Surround USB Gaming Headset, a cutting-edge, all-in-one gaming headset powered by renowned Sound Blaster X-Fi technology, and also announced the availability of the Creative Fatal1ty Professional Series Gaming Headset MkII. Designed with the rigorous needs of gamers in mind, both headsets provide the ultimate gaming [...]

September 2nd, 2009, 10:25 AM

AMD Rumoured Release of 6-Core Desktop Processors

Monday we reported the news that AMD was releasing its six core Opterton processors to the market in the near future, showcasing the first production of units beyond the current 4-core limitation. This was not big news to many though, as Opteron CPU’s are geared solely for the server and business markets, and not intended [...]

September 1st, 2009, 11:14 AM

EVGA Announces GTX 285 Classified and X58 Classified 4-Way SLI Motherboard

EVGA Corporation, announces the most innovative motherboard to date, the EVGA X58 SLI Classified 4-Way SLI along with the EVGA GTX 285 Classified graphics card. This platform is the world’s first setup capable of running in 4-Way SLI mode. The innovation does not stop there, the EVGA GTX 285 Classified features many improvements in addition [...]

September 1st, 2009, 11:03 AM

Western Digital to Release 2TB Caviar Black & Enterprise Class Drives

WD today announced that it is now shipping desktop 7200 RPM 2 TB hard drives and is qualifying with OEMs enterprise-class hard drives based on WD’s 500 gigabytes-per-platter technology. The popular family of WD Caviar Black drives, now led by the new 2 TB capacity, is perfect for gaming, high-performance desktop systems and workstations; while [...]

September 1st, 2009, 10:57 AM

Intel Launch for Core i5, i7 and P55 May Be Just Around the Corner!

Argued as the next big thing since, well, the last big thing, Intel’s  Core i5 and new i7 processors along with the P55 chipset could be hitting store shelves as early as this time next week! Reports from gossip mill publication DigiTimes claim that the big unveiling for this next big step in hardware will happen [...]

August 31st, 2009, 11:16 AM

A-DATA Launching C905 USB Flash Drive

A-DATA Technology today introduced its latest USB Flash Drive C905. Derived from the idea of a color marker, C905, a cap-type USB drive, is outlined with a unique arc-shaped and grooved contour that distinctly stands out from the rest of the conventional USB drives. The aluminum body coated with vivid colors brings out a sleek and [...]

August 31st, 2009, 10:51 AM

Noctua Presents NH-U12P SE2 Cooler with LGA1156 Support

Noctua today presented the latest version of its successful NH-U12P series of premium quality quiet CPU coolers. The new NH-U12P SE2 now supports Intel’s upcoming LGA1156 based Core i5 and Core i7 “Lynnfield” CPUs while maintaining compatibility with LGA1366, LGA775 and AM3 processors. Like the SE1366 version, the NH-U12P SE2 offers a premium value package [...]

August 31st, 2009, 10:45 AM

AMD Announces 40W Six-Core AMD Opteron EE processor

AMD  today announced the immediate availability of the new Six-Core AMD Opteron EE processor at 40W ACP. Delivering up to 31 percent higher performance-per-watt over standard Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors, the Six-Core AMD Opteron EE processor is tailored to meet the demands of customers who need strong performance, but must trim out every watt possible [...]

August 29th, 2009, 2:55 PM

Canadian Flag waves in HWBot’s Top 10!

Among fierce competition, a Canadian overclocker now sits near the top of the world rankings after posting some impressive results this weekend! Striving for the top spot on the international overclocking and benchmarking stage might seem like an impossibility to many but that illustrious position is closer than many of you may think. We here [...]